Deruyter Lake (10 Min South of Cazenovia) - a Paradise Getaway Log Home
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
As of 4/20/15, we now have two bathrooms with showers and a 1/2 bath along with a 16x30 deck!
If you pay in full at the time of your booking at least 90 days or more in advance of your arrival date, we will discount the rental price 10%. This deposit is non refundable. We strongly advise you to obtain trip insurance with this option! Otherwise, 25% down is required to reserve your dates(non refundable) and the balance is paid on your credit card 90 days from your arrival. If your booking date is less than 90 days, the entire rental fee is due to reserve your dates.
Ideal for church retreats. Discounts offered during the off season for them.
Before Accepting Any Reservation, A Phone Interview Is Required By The Owner.
DeRuyter Lake Area is ideal for biking, swimming, sailing, fishing, sleighing, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, 2 downhill skiing centers and 4 golf courses are with in 15 min. Family reunions or vacations, wedding party, business retreats, and vacations. • kayaking, horseshoes, pool table. • 3200 Square feet • Acres with trails and scenic views, miles of snowmobile trails • several State Forests near by, tree swing and house for kids • High-speed wireless, • Large kitchen and HUGE living room • Cozy indoor fireplace and outdoor bonfire area, enormous dining room seating 12, DVD, VCR, TV • laundry room, unique kid's playroom they will love • Baseball Hall of Fame, Glimmer glass Opera and Fingerlake tours an hour away, Experience living in a post & beam cedar log home. 4 hrs from NYC, Buffalo, Montreal, Harrisburg
This Is A Non Smoking Home! No pets allowed being too many risks associated for our home, family and other guests. We do live with one cat who lives elsewhere during your stay. We are meticulous about cleanliness with frequent cleanings of carpet and upholstery along with airing out the house of dander.
****We Are Not Interested In Renters Looking For A Beer Party Location, but People Who Understand Respect For Another's Home And Neighbors Even Though They Are 800 Ft Away.*****
With the home up the hill overlooking the lake, our lakefront is about 2/10 mile down the road that is private and spacious with 3 kayaks, canoe, rowboat, paddleboat and life jackets for your usage.
Sledding during the winter on our driveway is the best around. Pickup Truck taxi rides up our 800ft driveway in the winter for sledding cost extra. Your kids will love it!
DeRuyter Lake:: DeRuyter Lake is 10 miles south of Cazenovia tucked in the rolling hills of central New York. We are far enough in the country for privacy and yet only 30 minutes from the Syracuse, Cortland or Oneida city life. The Finger Lakes and Ithaca are less than a hour away also. Cooperstown is about 1hr, 20min. away.
Member since: 2008
- 3200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
Pets Not Allowed:
No pets allowed being too many risks associated for our home, family and other guests. We do live with one cat who lives elsewhere during your stay. We are meticulous about cleanliness with frequent cleanings of carpet and upholstery along with airing out the house of dander....moreless
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12
- We have 5 spare mattresses you can pull out if needed. There is plenty of room to lay them out in the basement playroom, the living room in front of a cozy fireplace on a radiant heat floor that will lull you to sleep and a large walk in closet off our girl's bedroom. All sheets, pillows, quilts etc will be supplied and housekeeping arrangements can be made. New! - Pool table and in house exercise equipment, boflex PR1000 ...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Daily maid service can be arranged and negotiated. There is a local massage therapist 15 minutes away and will do house calls if desired. There are 4 golf courses with in a 15 minute radius too. Pontoon boat rides can be arranged for a small fee if neighbor is around. This Is A Non Smoking Home. We Are Not Interested In Renters Looking For A Beer Party Location, But People Who Understand Respect For Another's Home And Neighbors Even Though They Are 700 Ft Away. Before Accepting Any Deposit, A Phone Interview Is Required By The Owner. If you don't see something listed that you desire to do or want, please call me and ask. We probably have it available near by or I might be able to arrange it before your coming....moreless
- Audio Tape Player
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Game Room
- Games For Kids
- Pool Table
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Autumn Foliage
- Coin Laundry
- Live Theater
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Lake View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Ski Privileges Optional
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Room
- Seating for 12 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Broadband Access
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Computer Available
- Filtered Water
- Fitness Room / Equipment
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Maps
- Mobile Phone
- Paper Towels
- Thermos Bottle
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Water Cooler
- Wireless Internet
- Wood Stove
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Beach Chairs
- Boat With Paddles
- Child's Swing
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Prep cleaning fee $100
- Tax Rate 4%
This is our home. We are glad to share this beautiful cedar post & beam log home with those who respect and appreciate it. All proceeds go to fund homeschooling our kids. We are not interested in hosting any beer parties or pre-marital interludes. This Is A Non Smoking Home! No pets allowed being too many risks associated for our home, family and other guests.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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DeRuyter Lake - A paradise 9 room post & beam cedar log home with lake access in the Appalachian hills of Central New york, 22 miles from Syracuse. Perfect for family and class reunions, executive retreats, workshops, or romantic getaways. Area is great for biking, horseback riding, sledding, snowshoeing & cross country skiing, downhill skiing & snowmobiling trails are nearby. Syracuse is home of the Erie Canal Museum, MOST Science Center, Syracuse Stage Playhouse, Carousel Mall, and SU Orangemen Basketball & Football. • lake access, fishing, kayaking. • 3200 Square feet • Acres of trails, scenic views • perfect for Croquet, badminton • High-speed wireless • Large Modern Kitchen • HUGE Living room • Enormous dining room seating 12
• TV, DVD, VCR • laundry room • beautiful, comfortable furnishings, pool table, in house exercise machines • Syracuse, Cortland and Canastota only 30 minutes away * Baseball Hall of Fame, Glimmer glass Opera and Fingerlakes tours an hour away.
Other Activities: golfing, kayaking, skiing, biking, hunting, fishing, pool table, in house exercise machines.
During the off season and no holiday weekends, we do offer church men, women and/or couple retreats at discounted rates. Call the owner for details.
Year Purchased: 2002
About the owner: The land this house resides was my grandfather's 100 acre lot bought in the late 1930's and put in a family trust for future generations. With God's hand of provision, I moved my family back to the lake to raise buying 6 acres overlooking the lake. My older brother and I built this log home in 2002. My wife and I homeschool our kids. I'm part owner of the family insurance agency established by my grandfather in 1957 being a 3rd generation owner desiring to carry on a multi-generational vision. I grew up on the other side of the lake, went to Houghton College in western NY, started my own business for 13 years and moved back in 2001 to nurture and expanded my family insurance agency.
Why the Owner Chose DeRuyter, NY, USA:
This Post & Beam Cedar Log Home speaks for itself. It's private, isolated, custom made with a layout that is open and spacious being ideal for family reunions or retreats. For me, it's like coming home to a vacation property everyday. The view of God's creation and animals outside standing anywhere in the house is breath taking. With deer, foxes, rabbits, turkeys, ducks, eagles, hawks or chickens, you never know what you're going to wake up to or see during the day. We have awesome sunsets as we relax from the day's events giving thanks reflecting at the wonder and beauty around us. You have a great variety of activities with family and friends. Enjoy the lakefront down the road with swimming, fishing, kayaking, canoeing and lake scenery. Up at the house, have a big bonfire, gas grill some steak, rest in the hammock, play horseshoes, roast some smores, tell stories and jokes or just enjoy the scenery. Inside, play some pool while watching a game, use the exercise equipment, nap, enjoy the open spacious rooms and deck. Oh, and enjoy the scenery overlooking the lake. We have a beautiful playroom for the kids, barbie house, penned up ducks-chickens-rabbits-geese to view, play on the swing set, sandbox, games galore and wifi. All this is just at the house. Syracuse, Cortland and Oneida are just 1/2 hour away. Ski resorts, golf courses, state forests with trails for hiking, biking and skiing, elegant restaurants 12 minutes away, true Italian pizza in 5 minutes and freshly made bread every day at the bottom of the hill by our neighbors. During the winter, our 800 ft driveway is the best sledding path in all central NY! All four seasons provide refreshing perspectives about this creation made just for us. We look forward to sharing it with you for a spell.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
A restful, peaceful, tranquil, fun, spacious, Post & Beam Cedar Log Home experience awaits you, family and friends. Call me with your questions and how we can make this an ideal vacation.
- Primary: (315) 480-2525 (New York, USA)
- Fax: +1 3156825143 Please mark attn: Shawn
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Slice of heaven in CNY
New furniture and gas grill 4/2015
Kid's outdoor playroom :)
Fireplace makes this very cozy.
You can never have too much counter space!
There's a flat screen TV above the pool table to watch the game.
Girl's BR with a large walk in closet and awesome view of lake
Son's BR with bathroom adjasent and bird feeder outside the window.
Basement BR with full and single bunk bund and playroom.
2/10 mile down the road from house. Private lakefront. Very shallow 40ft out.
View from our duck coop.
Outdoor dining and living room
We provide the smore materials and forks!
50" flat screen or read in the Omish rocker.
Many a Sunday afternoon naps have occurred here. :)
Master BR in the loft
Other end of girl's room with a fish tank.
Several handles around tiolet and bathtub for us seasoned folks.
The kids will love this!!!
We have 3 kayaks, rowboat, canoe, life jackets and paddle boat for your usage.
Our home is at 2pm on the hill overlooking the lake. 5.2 miles to walk around.
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