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Charming Schroon Lake Boathouse Rental

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 476 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

1 bedroom, 1bathroom, sleeps a single or couple

Private, serene, one bedroom boathouse getaway on Beautiful Schroon Lake. Just renovated-includes full kitchen, bath, living area, large windows, fireplace with gas insert, nicely furnished, wireless access, satellite TV, DVD, etc. The mountains and lake views from the boathouse property are fabulous. The owner of the property has the right of way to use this area to get into the lake etc.. This is one of the nicest properties on the lake. Just 45 minutes from Saratoga, 45 minutes to Lake Placid, 20 minutes to Gore Mt. Whether you want to sit back and relax, or get into the Adirondack outdoors, this is the place to be! Weekly, monthly or seasonal rental available.

I prefer weekly rentals during the summer , but I will book 2-3 nights ,if my calendar doesn't fill up the week

Best setting on Schroon Lake!: When you look out from the living area of this bome,you are in awe your surroundings.

More Details

Owner
Mary Ann White
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

Amenities

Schroon Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 476 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Large Vanity
  • All new
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom has good closet space, lighting and furnishings.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The kitchen is new as is the bathroom. The view is great and the location is very peaceful and enjoyable. There are 2 kayaks,1 row boat and a canoe. If you bring a boat, it should be used by the tenants only. The drinking water is provided by a 280 ft. well and is the same as is delivered to the main house.

Reviews

Very Good! 4.1/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

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Charming Schroon Lake Boathouse Rental
average rating of 4.0833335 based on 12 reviews
5

Mary Ann, the host, went above and beyond

  • 5 of 5

Mary Ann was a perfect host. We brought our 20ft sailboat and Mary Ann jumped in the water in her jeans to help secure it to the mooring. We felt at home and the accommodations were a perfect size for two. The kitchen was well-stocked and there were lots of nice-sized towels. The boathouse was very clean. The view was beautiful. Mary Ann was very flexible and made us feel welcomed the whole time.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Definitely charming

  • 2 of 5

The space was clean but had a lingering odor of mildew. The WiFi connection that is stated in description is a lie, you have to stand in front of the owners home to get access, it is not within the boathouse which was extremely frustrating. The bed is a full size and was so uncomfortable I don't think I slept the entire time. We left two days early because of that. The view was lovely and it definitely is quiet. The owner is lovely and gracious. If you're looking for an off the grid kind of experience this is perfect.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I was sorry to hear that my renters had problems with the Boathouse rental. There is internet access but you have to make sure that you position yourself in a specific location within the boathouse. I have had no complaints with previous renters regarding internet service and I wasn't aware of the problem. Their is a "queen size" bed (not a full size )in the Boathouse and I have never had complaints regarding it being uncomfortable. They were a very nice couple and I was sorry that everything wasn't to their liking. I was unaware that they had left early because I was out of town .
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5

Very pleased!

  • 5 of 5

Clean space with wonderful view of lake. Mary Ann was very kind and attentive. We really enjoyed the place and area. Had great meal out one night. Only gap - which from some perspectives might be positive - is that there was not any access to internet unless close to main house. Otherwise, very pleased. We would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I was not aware that there was no internet access. If I had known, I would have told them how to connect to it. I wish I had been told about it. I have had 4 renters earlier and they had a good connection. Mary Ann
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4

Immaculate Interior

  • 4 of 5

Mary ann the owner is a sweetheart of a person. She recommended a great restaurant right down the road., which was a BYOB. The interior of the boat house was Immaculate, which was my main concern, Very comfortable & cozy, what an awesome view right on the Lake. I used her kayak & paddles & life vest. She lent me butter that i ended up not using. The only reason i didnt give it 5 stars was the outdoor furniture on the deck was really tired. i sat in the chair & it broke. There are built in seats in the deck so it didnt bother me. Great Place & Great Owner!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5 STARS

  • 5 of 5

I made a friend...the owner Mary Ann is awesome...this rental was perfect.....a great view of the lake.....kitchen was perfect and the bed was just right....the cabin was very clean....fully stocked...TV...DVD player..wifi...coffee maker...everything I needed..I was a happy camper..Mary Ann recommend local restaurants....she just made us feel like family...I would SO recommend the boat house for vacation...great location...great rental....thanks for giving me a awesome memory :)

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect and Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Second stay at this delightful location. Peaceful surroundings - Beautiful lake view. Deck for morning coffee by the lake.

Crystal clear water. Boathouse is charming and Mary Ann is most helpful. We forgot salad dressing and she brought us hers.

Made a friend for life and hopefully, a summer vacation for years to come.

Thanks !

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Albany, NY
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $70

I live in the main house and the Boathouse is closer to the lake and I respect your privacy.I will provide all necessary linens, paper, and normal soaps etc.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.