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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
Fantastic lake house, great for kids and relaxing.
"I've been visiting Skaneateles for many years and have stayed in most of the hotels and a number of houses. I must say that this was the best experience we have have had. We bought my 15 year old son, his 3 friends and my 18 year old daughter. The boys had an amazing time, hanging on the beach, fishing off the dock or playing ping pong in the basement. We also bought up our ski boat and moored it right off the dock. The house is setup nicely with the loft for the boys to sleep and separate bedrooms for the others. We would sit on the back deck and have coffee in the morning and watch the sun over the lake. The deck was so relaxing for everyone! The property was very clean and have everything that you needed. I had to contact the owner a few times to coordinate arrivals and he responded immediately. I would strongly recommend this house for anyone that wants a relaxing and fun vacation!"
Guest: John D.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 5, 2015
"I stayed at this beautiful home with my husband and our 3 young children: ages 7, 4 and 2. The house is well set-up for a family. It is newer construction and set-up like a 3 bedroom apartment. There are 3 good sized bedrooms, one with a trundle bed (very comfortable), one with a bunk bed (double on the bottom and twin on top), and the master bedroom has an on suite bath, large closet and lake views. The Kitchen is open to the dining area and living room- so this is great for entertaining, and for keeping any eye on little kids. The kitchen is well stocked with any utensil, dish or cooking pan you could need. It is nice that the owners are on the other side of the home so if you need anything they respond promptly. Outside: you can drive right to the home. There is nice decking that provides functional outdoor space. The dock on the water has damage from the winter, which is being fixed- so that is not as functional at this time, but I am sure it will be fixed and be functional in the future.- The waterfront is good for boating and fishing. It is good swimming for older children, but not young child friendly. We really enjoyed the hiking trails that are right down the road from the home. we went on nightly hikes and my kids loved catching salamanders in the brook. This house is an ideal set-up and the kids were happy...so the parents were happy... and that is a good vacation in my book."
Guest: Shannon R.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 29, 2015
"Jan and John were the epitome of gracious hosts! Their love for the lake shines through in their willingness to share this spot with others. The cottage was the best equipped place I have ever rented. Everything was clean and cozy. I noticed another travelers disappointment in the small amount of stairs to access the waterfront but let me clarify...in no way are the stairs or the walk from the cottage a burden compared to other camps on this lake. Just taking a kayak or boat around the lake will show you there are far, far harder treks to get you to the water. I'm so grateful for Jan's hospitality and making our stay so memorable. I look forward to renting from her again!"
Guest: Gretchen E.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 28, 2015
"It is a quaint cottage very close to the town of Skaneateles which is beautiful. The owners of the cottage live right on the property as well and are so super nice! We really felt a part of their "family" but they weren't intrusive. Most of the conversations happened because they were out in their yard and I stopped to talk with them. They were very welcoming! A very short walk to their private "beach". It was very clean and very well maintained. The road coming into the cabin almost makes a very cool tunnel with the trees overhanding. and I experienced the most amazing site. when I was walking my puppy before bed I walked through the tunnel of trees and all in the trees flying around were fireflies it felt very magical! My only concern with posting this review is that more people will book this house and it will be harder for us to book! Should we make our way to Skaneateles again THIS is where we will stay!"
Guest: AnonymousDate of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: July 6, 2015