About the property
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay7 nights
Bungalow, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), New Bath shower, (Sleeps 5)
Lake view with beautiful sunsets. Level, 150 ' walk to one of the few sand beaches and a dock on the lake. Dock with umbrella at end of pier and on deck on beach. Sunroom with deck that has anew retractable awing (but not to be let out during windy days), 3 sliders, and ceiling fan; newer kitchen with Stainless steel major appliances, self cleaning convection oven, excellent SS toaster with convection oven; pergo type floors floors and completely renovated interior. Aqua science treated water. Bath with Corian sink, NEW ceramic tile floor, new shower & fixtures. eero WiFi. Slides and mountain climb for children. All relatively level property but not wheel chair accessible with two risers involved. Wooded to the rear. Private, professionally decorated, with generous tile shower. Swimming, boating, and fishing. Cool, lake effect, upstate NY nights. AC for heat waves and as needed. Summer house with main house availability for special occasions. Our kayaks are on the beach. Anyone must wear life jackets, which we may loan. Great area for golf. Saratoga National Golf Club • Saratoga Lake Golf Club • Saratoga Spa Golf. Historic thoroughbred race track. East side of Lake just above Snake Hill....10 minutes to one of the the most famous and best thoroughbred tracks in the country (family friendly). Much history with the turning point of the American Revolution nearby and historical sights and events. Philiadelphia Philharmonic and New York City Ballet visit during the summer. Numerous other headlining concerts and performances at the Outdoor Saratoga Performing Arts Center. Lake George Opera Chamber Music. Various dance camp opportunities. Numerous art shows. Many public music events. Great scienic downtown (Old Victorian) with a great open park in center of town. Good jazz and restaurants abound. Skidmore and Empire State College with related events. A great jazz festival and a really good country music festival.
We are at the lake too. We are not in a group camp; only 2 houses on property. One is our private home which rents suites only occasionally. Should you want tickets for concerts at SPAC, we often can get a few as members. The earlier requested the better chance at popular events, preferably as event is announced or soon after. Very close parking at SPAC might be also be available. We can update availability per event after inquiring.
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- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 24, 2018
Decorator....From Indiana and Westchester County.
Betty purchased this Bungalow in 1995
Why Betty chose Saratoga County
For the wide variety of activities in area and for the lake activities . Quiet and picturesque. rrtp WiFi Internet when you sign in the password. A peaceful setting with trees, flowers and sunsets. Should you want tickets for concerts at SPAC, we often can get them as members. The earlier requested the better chance at popular events, preferably as event is announced or soon after. Very close parking at SPAC might be also be available. We can update availability per event after inquiring.
What makes this Bungalow unique
Peaceful and green with shade or sun, swing, and flowers at cottage and beach! Great sunsets. Extra space might be available in our home.
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Check-in: 1:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Saratoga Fun in the Sun
One of the most enjoyable places to be on Labor Day week-end has to be Saratoga Springs , NY, and one of the most enjoyable and affordable places that allows a family of six to be a part of all this fun and entertainment has to be this quaint bungalow on the edges of the Saratoga Lake. Clean, cozy yet spacious, this pink bungalow sits in a lovely yard where Monarch butterflies visit. One can sit on a swing dangling from a tree branch or walk out to the pier and pull up a chair to enjoy the scenery of Saratoga Lake. Barbecue grill is available and the sunrise and sunset views of the lake are quite impressive. There is a lovely restaurant by the lake ,which you can access by boat or car, which has a small but clean beach and is pet friendly . The food is remarkably tasty and there is a bar with music blaring from speakers . So you can swim , dine , party and... of course, gamble on the best horses @ historical Saratoga racetrack ...
In all, whether you are a couple going for a romantic interlude , few friends going to party or a family of 6-8, you will find this picturesque bungalow perfect (and economical) for your ventures.
We are so glad you enjoyed your week and look forward to seeing you again..
You couldn't have nicer hosts than Betty and Bill. They went out of their way to make our stay great. If you want to know about Music in the area or the best place to buy fresh tomatoes and corn they have it covered. The little cabin is cozy and just across from the lake. Very nice people, hope to come again! Jamie and Harry Los Angeles.
Its especially enjoyable to be good hosts when you have gracious guests. Harry's family is in the vicinity and he is familiar with this upstate area even though he visits now from the West Coast. We are looking forward to being their hosts again.
Just What We Were Looking For!
First, the pictures in the owner's advertising are absolutely accurate. It's always good to not be surprised by the actual place. Let me go area by area for what's not obvious from just pictures. The front room is very airy because there are 3 full sliding doors with screens in addition to the windows. There is a nice view of the lake from this room. The television is a nice flat screen, and the cable brings in tons of stations. The owner was having a problem with the WiFi when we first arrived, but she got it repaired right away. The kitchen is kind of a combination room. One side has a little twin bed sleeping area with a couple of chairs and a dresser. The other side is the kitchen. We've rented lots of cottages, and this kitchen is BY FAR the best equipped of them all. The appliances are great, but more than that, pot holders, dish towels, cooking utensils, pots, pans, dishware, and flatware were plentiful. I found everything I needed for two weeks. Plus there is a good cork screw! The bathroom is comfortable, and the shower appears new. The owner stocked lots of towels and face cloths. One thing that really pleased us was that, although this is a lake cottage, the water is potable and we didn't have to schlep in bottled water. If you haven't rented a cottage before, you should know that generally speaking you will need to bring anything you might need, but this owner supplied a couple of rolls of toilet paper, a roll of paper towels, and some paper napkins to get us started. That was really thoughtful. There are two bedrooms, and the beds are comfy. Each room had storage, enough for our clothing and to stow our suitcases. We really enjoyed the deck off the front room. Although there is a table in the kitchen area, we ate outside on that deck whenever we ate at "home." The grill is nice, and the propane tank was full. The owners allow -- encourage -- use of their dock, which is just across the street. There's a table at the end of it, and four chairs. We enjoyed gorgeous sunsets as we sat there. The owners, Betty and Bill, are friendly and helpful. And we enjoyed visits from their friendly dogs. The overall location is great. There are several restaurants along the lake, and it's a short and easy drive to the race track. We hope to return.
We enjoyed their visit as they are great guests and are looking forward to a return visit with them. We now have upgraded our wifi technology from Hawking to eero the latest in extending wifi.
Fabulous Lake Vacation
Fabulous lake vacation. Thoroughly enjoyed the location with so many choices. Shady or sunny at the beach or in the lawn. We loved the beautiful sunsets from the swings and marshmallows at the beach fire. Saratoga is a fun place. The Blumes were very accommodating hosts and maintain a very welcoming atmosphere and enjoyable bungalow with everything we needed readily available. We plan to return to this bungalow again as our family had a terrific time.
Enjoyed their gracious visit. So please they loved the bungalow and Saratoga. We look forward to seeing them again.
Lovely Saratoga Lakeside Getaway
This adorable bungalow on Saratoga Lake was as described on the website and we were very pleased with the accommodations for our week vacation with our teenagers. We enjoyed swimming and kayaking on the lake during the day and the breathtaking sunsets relaxing in the Adirondack chairs on the dock in the evening. The lake is clean, beautiful and so relaxing. The bungalow was clean and well maintained. The owners take great pride in their property and have planted beautiful gardens which we enjoyed on our private deck as we barbecued. The updated bungalow was equipped with everything we needed to cook, however we often took advantage of the many restaurants in downtown Saratoga which is a short 10 minute drive. The owners were available as needed to answer questions and were happy to provide directions and dinner recommendations for many of the local restaurants. We enjoyed horseback riding at a local stable and the NYC Ballet performance at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. The amphitheater was a wonderful venue for an otherwise formal event. I highly recommend this comfortable bungalow. I can't wait to return next summer during the track season!
Looking forward to seeing your family again. We are pleased that they especially enjoyed our kayaks and lake.
Once again a wonderful family vacation!
Once again we enjoyed a wonderful family vacation at Sunset Views at Saratoga Lake. This is our 5th summer returning to this spot and it never disappoints. We love relaxing in the hammock and hammock swing at the beach in the morning to enjoy our coffee and look forward to reclining in the Adirondack chairs, after a day playing in the lake, to appreciate the panoramic views of the sun setting over the lake. The bungalow is simple, clean, and charming. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything we need to cook. Located only ten minutes from down town Saratoga, we had plenty of dining to choose from that is family friendly on days we didn't feel like cooking. Betty and Bill are accommodating owners who are always available to answer questions. The gardens surrounding the property always have something in bloom making our time on the bungalows deck and yard enjoyable. We look forward to returning again next summer!
As usual we loved your family and friends. We look forward to seeing you again for a great summer experience for all of us.
Should you want tickets for concerts at SPAC, we often can get them as members. The earlier requested the better chance at popular events, preferably as event is announced or soon after. Very close parking in 2017 is available. We can update by event availability per event after inquiring. 10-12 minutes to Saratoga Springs activities: downtown, tracks, S.P.A.C., spas and museums. We are near Jibb Drive in the bay North of Snake Hill, as some maps display wrong location (North of Snake Hill) near the currently incorrect Point Breeze Marina which is not near us. l. East Side of Lake Other Activities: Most Historic Thoroughbred Track (family friendly), Trotters Track & Racino, Turning Point of American Revolution, Yaddo, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Dance Museum, childrens museum, Congress Park with antique carsoule, a Victorian College Town, Excellent restaurants, coffee and ice cream shops. Lots of Activities...A major water park 30 ish minutes North and a lovely pool in town at the state park if you need more than a lake. Golf: Saratoga National, Saratoga Spa, Saratoga Lake Golf, Saratoga Golf and Polo Club and lots of miniature golf. Discount for direct pay. No refunds for cancellations.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
$1100 off-Season, $1650 week in Season until 2018 then $1750/week summer season Sept (after Labor Day) through June $1100/wk unless involves 4th July weekend. No cancellations or refunds. July & Aug 1600wk $650/weekend (excluding July & August and special events) Rentals Saturday-Saturday Deposits are non-refundable and rental non-cancelable unless re-rented Ask re main house which has occasional availability in year-round suites Prices subject to change