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Authentic Adirondack Cabin, Pet Friendly ***Open Spring/Summer/Fall***

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Last updated: 03/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Saranac Lake cabin description

This waterfront, pet friendly Adirondack cabin rental is located on Kiwassa Lake Outlet just 3 miles from Saranac Lake and is available spring, summer & fall.

The property is part of Cochran's Cabins which is nestled on over twenty wooded acres at the end of the road, on the water's edge of Lake Kiwassa within the Saranac Chain of Lakes. Within 10 miles is the Olympic Village of Lake Placid. Also in the area is hiking, boating, fishing, skiing, etc.

Guests enjoy this simple waterfront cabin without TV or gaming devices because they can relax, enjoy nature and reconnect with family and friends. Guests are able enjoy a simple spot amidst forested trees and a gorgeous waterfront setting right on Adirondack waterfront.

On property, guests have seen amazing wildlife including Adirondack birds, eagles, loons, etc. Amazing fishing abounds with pike, bass, etc waiting for you. Boating is ample with over 23 miles of waterways through the Saranac Chain of Lakes through Lower Saranac Lake, Middle Saranac Lake, Lake Flower in the Village of Saranac Lake, etc...

The cabin rate is kept on the low side because it is a housekeeping cabin - there is no maid service and guests bring their own linens.

CABIN DETAILS
Kitchen, Living & Dining room combination has two large picture windows with a view of the water. It also has a sofa, dresser, large table with chairs, wood stove and electric heater. The kitchen is fully equipped with a gas stove/oven, refrigerator, coffeemaker, toaster, sink, cooking utensils, flatware and dishes (service for 5).

Two Bedrooms have a double bed including mattress covers and pillows. Guests must bring their own linens, blankets & towels.

The Bathroom has a toilet, sink and shower stall. This Adirondack cabin also has an outhouse for use as a 'second bathroom'.

Linens, cleaning, etc…
Camp Helen is a housekeeping cabin rental which means there is no maid service. Guests bring their own linens, towels, blankets, etc. Guests must leave the cabin as they found it, otherwise the security deposit will be forfeited.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    18...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    Cabin has a set of a few stairs to get into the cabin ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    One pet allowed per rental with pet fee of $50/pet required; agreement to owner's pet policy is required prior to arrival - http://adirondackcabin.com/pet_policy.html...moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking allowed outside the cabin but not indoors...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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  • Two Bedrooms have a double bed including mattress covers and pillows. Guests must bring their own linens, blankets & towels....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • The Bathroom has a toilet, sink and shower stall. This Adirondack cabin also has an outhouse for use as a 'second bathroom'....moreless

Other Amenities

  • LOCAL EVENTS - Saranac Lake, Lake Placid & Tupper Lake There are a many local events regardless of the time of year. Saranac Lake hosts multiple annual events with two popular ones being the Annual Can-Am Rugby Tournament in Saranac Lake in August and the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival in February. Lake Placid was the site of the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics and is currently the host of an annual Ironman competition. ATTRACTIONS Adirondack Museum- in Blue Mountain Lake, about an hour and a half from Saranac Lake, the Adirondack Museum has activities and exhibits for all ages. Whiteface Mountain & Chair Lift - Whiteface Mountain offers a ski mountain in the winter as well as a gondola ride in other seasons, as weather permits. On the other side of the mountain, you can also drive up to a castle at the summit on the Memorial Highway. Other - NY State Fish Hatchery Santa's Workshop at the North Pole Wild Center, Tupper Lake Lake Placid Olympic Center (Bobsledding Experience, etc)...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling

Dining

  • Dining:

    Living & Dining room combination has two large picture windows with a view of the water....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Heating:

    Electric monitor heater and wood stove...moreless

  • Internet:

    Cabin is part of Cochran's Cabins - within walking distance is the main house and wifi is available to guests on the common grounds and grassy areas...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living & Dining room combination has two large picture windows with a view of the water....moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Phone available nearby for outgoing calls but is not available in the cabin...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Electric monitor heater and wood stove...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Kitchen items: gas cooking stove/oven, refrigerator, coffeemaker, toaster, hot/cold running water, sink, stainless steel cooking utensils/flatware and dishes ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is fully equipped with a gas stove/oven, refrigerator, coffeemaker, toaster, sink, cooking utensils, flatware and dishes (service for 5)....moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Pots, pans, cooking supplies...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Screened in porch (not really balcony) with seating...moreless

  • Boat:

    Available for rental...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck/patio offers gorgeous views of the lake and sunsets. A great place to sit, relax and enjoy your vacation! Outdoor seating with chairs and a picnic table....moreless

  • Golf:

    Golf courses available nearby - Saranac Lake Golf Course in Ray Brook; Craig Wood Golf Course in Lake Placid; Saranac Inn in Saranac Lake ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available for rental...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Outdoor seating with chairs and a picnic table....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal grill...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    At Mount Pisgah in Saranac Lake, 5 miles away...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Public tennis courts in Saranac Lake...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Pre-Peak
Jun 27 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,350

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$200
$1,250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Security deposit is collected from VRBO, disbursed to the owner and then refunded to guests (within 2-4 weeks after departure) provided guests leave cabin as they found it.

Pets - non-refundable pet fee=$50/week per pet. Advance notification required or reservation may be considered void upon arrival. Guests must read/agree to the owners pet policy: http://adirondackcabin.com/pet_policy.html


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Last updated: 03/28/2015
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Location

3 Miles
Nearest Airport
SLK - Adirondack Regional Airport
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Waterhole
50 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Essex NY to Vermont
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Saranac Lake Golf Club, Ray Brook, NY
50 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak - Westport NY
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Little Italy Italian
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt Pisgah, Saranac Lake
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Colby Beach

Car: Necessary

The cabin is located on Kiwassa Lake in the Adirondacks just 3 miles from the Village of Saranac Lake and 10 miles from Lake Placid.

The Adirondack Mountains offers 689 lakes and ponds. Kiwassa Lake is part of the Saranac Lake Chain which means guests of this cabin have access to 23 miles of waterways from the cabin. From this Adirondack cabin, you are able to travel from Kiwassa Lake, by boat, to the Village of Saranac Lake. The popular Adirondack route from Kiwassa Lake takes you through Oseetah Lake into the Village of Saranac Lake where the Saranac River begins. You may also enjoy a waterway trip 40 miles through scenic Adirondack lakes, ponds, rivers & streams, & go through State locks into the Adirondack State Preserve.

Boat rentals may be available during your stay but it is best to reserve early as we cannot guarantee availability.

Single recreational kayaks

Double kayaks

Canoes and rowboats

Pedal boat

Rowboat with 8hp motor

Other activities nearby -

Local Adirondack Hike

There are 46 High Peaks in the Adirondack Mountain region with many experienced hikers earning the designation of an 'Adirondack 46er'. If you're looking for a simpler, local hike, Mt. Baker may be a good start depending on your physical condition. Approximately 1 mile up and 1 mile down, the base is minutes from the cabin and the summit offers views of the Village of Saranac Lake.

Bird Watching

The Adirondacks is a destination for birders regardless of the season. Photo gallery of photos taken on or near Kiwassa Lake & its surrounding waterways can be seen here: http://adirondackcabin.com/adirondack_birding.html.

Adirondack Fishing

From and on Kiwassa Lake in the Adirondacks, fish for Northern pike, trout, bass, perch, whitefish and panfish. Whether you prefer fishing the waters of summer or the sub-zero ice that has formed mid-winter, Kiwassa Lake offers some of the best fishing in the Adirondacks. ESPN has also held its Great Outdoor Games Bass Fishing Tournament on the Saranac Chain of Lakes!

Adirondack Carousel

This unique attraction in downtown Saranac Lake is a testament to the small town atmosphere of Saranac Lake. Built with donations, on the backs of volunteers, riders can choose from 18 Adirondack wildlife figures and a Chris Craft style chariot. http://www.adirondackcarousel.org

The Wild Center

Created with children in mind, the Wild Center is an Adirondack experience that you won't want to miss. Hands-on exhibits that play music, make clouds, blow snow, etc… There are even secret exhibits that only children will see. http://wildcenter.org/visit/visit-with-kids

Adirondack Museum

Located in Blue Mountain Lake, about an hour and a half from Saranac Lake, the Adirondack Museum has activities and exhibits for all ages. http://www.adkmuseum.org

Whiteface Mountain & Chair Lift - Whiteface Mountain offers a ski mountain in the winter as well as a gondola ride in other seasons, as weather permits. On the other side of the mountain, you can also drive up to a castle at the summit on the Memorial Highway. http://www.whiteface.com/activities

Other Local Attractions

Village of Saranac Lake

Olympic Center

Lake Placid Village

Bobsledding Experience

Six Nations Indian Museum

NY State Fish Hatchery

Santa's Workshop at the North Pole

LOCAL EVENTS

Saranac Lake, Lake Placid & Tupper Lake

There are a multitude of local events regardless of the time of year. Saranac Lake hosts multiple annual events with two popular ones being the Annual Can-Am Rugby Tournament in Saranac Lake in August and the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival in February. Lake Placid was the site of the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics and is currently the host of an annual Ironman competition.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1991


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Kiwassa Outlet

    Kiwassa Outlet

  • Great place for kids - feeding the ducks is a favorite for many guests

    Great place for kids - feeding the ducks is a favorite for many guests

  • Duck pair on the lake shore

    Duck pair on the lake shore

  • Guest caught the big one on Kiwassa Lake

    Guest caught the big one on Kiwassa Lake

  • Canoeing Kiwassa Lake is great - access to 23 miles of waterways

    Canoeing Kiwassa Lake is great - access to 23 miles of waterways

  • Wild birds, like this bullock oriole, can be seen on the property

    Wild birds, like this bullock oriole, can be seen on the property

  • Baby buck seen near the cabin

    Baby buck seen near the cabin

  • Canoeing Kiwassa at sunset

    Canoeing Kiwassa at sunset

  • Guest caught the big one on Kiwassa Lake

    Guest caught the big one on Kiwassa Lake

  • Hummingbirds love the area

    Hummingbirds love the area

  • Guest brought their own Stand Up Paddle Board for the lake

    Guest brought their own Stand Up Paddle Board for the lake

  • Fido loves Kiwassa Lake

    Fido loves Kiwassa Lake

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