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Lakeside Cottage on Long Island

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)

A newly renovated lakefront cottage in historic district in Yaphank, Long property with bridge to small island in the lake and resident for kayaking and canoeing. With 2 bedrooms and a bathroom with tub and shower and double sink in between, the rest of the one floor open plan space is great for cooking and entertaining . White beadboard panelled kitchen and exposed beams with ceiling fan. Has been the location for many lifestyle catalog photo shoots. Sliding glass doors lead out to the large whitewashed deck, overlooking the lawn and lake. An hour and 10 minute drive from the city and half hour drive to Southampton and the North Fork, the house is also a 10 minute drive to Smiths Point, a beautiful ocean beach.

The bucolic village of Bellport is minutes away and has a sheltered harbor with sailboats, an old fashioned ice cream shop, antiques center and great restaurants. A perfect weekend getaway, week's vacation cottage or "vacation state of mind" place to spend more time.

Keywords: Newly renovated cottage in historic district

of Yaphank, Long Island

More Details

Owner
Tricia Foley
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
November 15, 2017

About Tricia Foley

A former magazine editor and designer, author of 10 lifestyle books, I've created a wonderful retreat in this guest house next door to my main residence.

Tricia Foley purchased this house in 2009

Why Tricia Foley chose Yaphank

I love the accessibility to the city as well as the Hamptons and although this little hamlet looks very rural, it is right off the expressway and easy to take advantage of the best of Long Island beaches, antiquing, and museums. It's also easy to get to 3 airports and train stations.

What makes this house unique

Friends love visiting this property who are bird watchers, and kayakers and fishermen...

I love the quiet and beautiful old trees and the history of the community.

Map

Nearest Barpub
4.5 Miles
Painters,Brookhaven
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Middle Island Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
LIE/495
Nearest Restaurant
6.5 Miles
The Bellport

Amenities

Yaphank House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • swimming

Reviews

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(2 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Cute, quiet, comfortable, & clean

  • 5 of 5

It was a nice place to stay. It was simply decorated (in a good way), felt clean, and was comfortable for my family. The bedrooms are small, but were big enough for our four person family; and who hangs out in a bedroom all day anyway? There were fresh cut flowers in the master bedroom, which was a really nice touch. The spacious living area feels very open and there was plenty of room for everyone to spread out be comfortable. The owner is easy to get in touch with during the stay for anything you might need, and was very accommodating. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Peace and quiet at its best!

  • 5 of 5

This beautifully decorated nest of a home and the stunning outdoors made my stay into the perfect retreat from the rest of our chaotic world. A quick drive to anything I needed (stores, restaurants in the quaint village of Bellmont, a nearby full service shopping center) and lots of wholesome activities for kids made it the ideal mix of peace and convenience. The owner is a truly marvelous person who made my stay even more special. I can't reccommend this idyllic "package" enough!

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2012
  • Stayed: September 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you so much... I'm happy that you enjoyed your time here and hope you'll come back to visit! all best, Tricia
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $200

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.

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