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Adirondack Turtle Pond Waterfront Cottage

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Turtle Pond Cottage nestled among the trees - a well cared for 1920's beauty.

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Last updated: 09/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Saranac Lake house description

Home sits on 185 feet of private shoreline on Turtle Pond, private dock, sitting area and fire pit. Property backs up to Forever Wild State land with miles of hiking. Tucked away among nature, yet walking distance to McDonald's, Dunkin Donuts, and Grocery Store. Eight miles to Lake Placid.

Private dock for fishing, swimming, ice skating, kayaking and canoeing (provided). Hiking trails in backyard on state land. Basketball hoop. Great Neighborhood, lovely clean home with two fireplaces.

Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Massage

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be at least age 25...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            With prior approval only...moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

            Recently renovated...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

            Recently renovated...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet

            Powder Room in Kitchen...moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books:

            Borrowing library, including children's books...moreless

          • DVD Player
          • Games
          • Satellite / Cable

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Sledding
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Village:

            Among the trees and water, but walk to town....moreless

          • Water View:

            Great view from the large windows....moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Ice Skating
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Mountaineering
          • Pier Fishing
          • Snowboarding
          • Swimming
          • Tennis

          Dining

          • Dining
          • Dining Room
          • Seating for 8 people

          General

          • Heating:

            Oil Heat...moreless

          • Internet
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking:

            Circular driveway...moreless

          • Telephone
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker:

            French Press...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Pantry Items
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove:

            Gas...moreless

          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Kayak / Canoe
          • Lawn / Garden
          • Outdoor Grill:

            Firepit - ideal for s'mores making (marshmallows, graham crackers, chocolate)...moreless

          House Cleaning

              • Housekeeper Optional
               

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              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $400
              $2,800

              Rates are based on 6 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Cleaning Fee $175
              • Additional Guest 6+ $75
              • Property Damage Protection $89
              • Tax Rate 8%

              Notes:

              Owner has the right to revoke reservation with 30 day's notice.

              No more than 9 people on the property at any time.


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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              Last updated: 09/17/2014
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              Location

              • Caffe Rustica

                "Delish food and friendly service. Don't let the location fool you - Price Chopper Shopping ..."

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              • Dunkin Donuts

                "Well, it's DD, and it's close - you can walk here in five minutes."

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              • Asian Buffet

                "This is exactly what you would expect. It's Asian food, delivered via buffet."

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              • Eat N Meet Grill

                "We'd give it 3.5 stars. Ambiance leaves a bit to be desired - BUT great local flavor, fresh..."

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              • Nona Fina

                "Great spaghetti and meatballs. Beautiful view. Take the family! "

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              • Church Street Enterprises

                "Great for pet supplies - and surprise! They will come and pick up your laundry, wash and fo..."

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              • Left Bank Cafe

              20 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              SLK
              45 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Plattsburgh, NY
              5 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Ray Brook
              50 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Westport Train Station
              30 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              87
              1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              McDonalds
              10 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Mt Pisgah
              5 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Lake Clear

              Car: Recommended

              The Adirondacks are wild! Get with nature here and all of her activities, no matter the season!

              Close by is Mt Pisgah Family Ski Hill, or Whiteface Mountain, Bobsledding, Ice Skating and Carousel. Walking distance to McDonald's, Dunkin', Ace, Grocery Store, Mobil, and Mountain Mist Ice Cream!

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2003

              About the owner: We have loved having our family grow up in this lovely home! We are sure your family will love to gather here and make memories too!

              Why the Owner Chose Saranac Lake:
              When we first saw this house, we couldn't believe it would be ours! It was designed by famed architect William Distin in 1920, he also designed many Great Camps of the Adirondacks, including The Rockefellers. Nature and all her activities are so accessible here, every season.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              In addition to the fabulous setting on Turtle Pond, we have loved the giant windows that let the outdoors in, the sunroom off the Master Bedroom, and the way the Family Room allows for movies, chatting and game playing with the fireplace keeping you cozy!


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Turtle Pond Cottage nestled among the trees - a well cared for 1920's beauty.

                Turtle Pond Cottage nestled among the trees - a well cared for 1920's beauty.

              • Family room with books, DVD's and games to loan.

                Family room with books, DVD's and games to loan.

              • Fully equipped kitchen with gas stove, coffee pot, tea kettle and lots of cookbooks for inspiration!

                Fully equipped kitchen with gas stove, coffee pot, tea kettle and lots of cookbooks for inspiration!

              • Turtle Pond Room - Lots of large windows overlooking the Pond.  There is also a large wood-burning fireplace, treadmill and small TV.  The main event here though, is the view!

                Turtle Pond Room - Lots of large windows overlooking the Pond. There is also a large wood-burning fireplace, treadmill and small TV. The main event here though, is the view!

              • Main Entry and stairs

                Main Entry and stairs

              • Sunroom off of the Master Bedroom.  Such a lovely place for a chat and taking in the view.

                Sunroom off of the Master Bedroom. Such a lovely place for a chat and taking in the view.

              • Master Bathroom with glass enclosed shower, ensuite.

                Master Bathroom with glass enclosed shower, ensuite.

              • Bedroom 2 - Queen size bed with  iPod player.

                Bedroom 2 - Queen size bed with iPod player.

              • Second bathroom upstairs with a jetted tub.

                Second bathroom upstairs with a jetted tub.

              • View of house and yard from dock

                View of house and yard from dock

              • Oh, we love this dock!

                Oh, we love this dock!

              • Private Dock and Swimming Dock

                Private Dock and Swimming Dock

              • View of Living Room from yard

                View of Living Room from yard

              • Dining Room, seats up to 8 for dinner.

                Dining Room, seats up to 8 for dinner.

              • Powder Room off of the Kitchen.

                Powder Room off of the Kitchen.

              • Turtle Pond Room's Fireplace.  This room is all windows with a French door to the outdoors.  Stunning view of Turtle Pond, the fire pit and the activities of the yard.

                Turtle Pond Room's Fireplace. This room is all windows with a French door to the outdoors. Stunning view of Turtle Pond, the fire pit and the activities of the yard.

              • Master Bedroom, with king sized bed, lovely linens, window shown overlooks Turtle Pond.  Sunroom shown in next photo.

                Master Bedroom, with king sized bed, lovely linens, window shown overlooks Turtle Pond. Sunroom shown in next photo.

              • Master Bathroom with view toward bedroom

                Master Bathroom with view toward bedroom

              • Bedroom 1 has a twin bed, with a second twin mattress that pulls out from under bed shown.

                Bedroom 1 has a twin bed, with a second twin mattress that pulls out from under bed shown.

              • Bedroom 3 - two twin beds with a TV that plays DVDs.

                Bedroom 3 - two twin beds with a TV that plays DVDs.

              • 2nd Bathroom

                2nd Bathroom

              • Private dock and Swimming dock

                Private dock and Swimming dock

              • View of pond from Living Room

                View of pond from Living Room

              • View from Living Room in Winter (also an excellent sledding hill)

                View from Living Room in Winter (also an excellent sledding hill)

              VRBO #506197

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Monday, September 29, 2014

              $400 per night (USD)
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              4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 09/17/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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