Cozy 5 Bedroom Cottage on Bantam Lake(11 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:6 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
5 BR, 2.5 bathrooms, sleeps 10
This is a sweet little spot that is perfect for families or small groups. Before deciding to buy this house and the one next door, my husband, two daughters, and I rented this house ourselves for two summers. We loved it so much we had to make it our own. We generally keep it available for our friends and family who come to visit us, but for weeks we don't have guests, we open it up to other families like yours.
While the house is not fancy, it is the quintessential lake cottage that has everything you might need. With the entire downstairs dedicated to living space, and the upstairs set up with five cute little bedrooms, and a bathroom with a shower, it's very livable and cozy.
At our cottage you will enjoy dining on your deck while you watch the kids fish and swim off the dock. The cottage is situated on Deer Island, facing the cove, where the lake is most tranquil.
MAY, SEPTEMBER, AND OCTOBER
- nightly rate is $285 (3-night minimum)
- weekly rate is $1200 (Saturday to Friday)
- monthly is $2200 (4-weeks)
JUNE & MEMORIAL DAY WEEK
- nightly rate is $375 (3-night minimum)
- weekly rate is $2000 (Saturday to Friday)
- monthly is $5000 (4-weeks)
JULY OR AUGUST
- nightly rate is $500 (6-night minimum)
- weekly rate is $3200 (Saturday to Friday)
- monthly is $9000 (4-weeks)
LAYOUT OF SPACE
Ideal for families with children as there are five total bedrooms: two bedrooms with queen size bed and three bedrooms with a twin-sized trundle bed in each room. Easily accommodates 10.
There are 2.5 bathrooms. A full bath with tub on the first floor. Afull bath with shower on the 2nd floor. And another 1/2 bath downstairs.
The home is also idea for social gatherings or get-togethers of friends and family.
You will have your own dock (shared with the cottage owner where a boat is sometimes stored) where you can also dock a boat if you have one. The dock is also great for lounging and swimming.
In addition to the fun of direct waterfront activities, there is also cable tv, WiFi, golf, fine dining, quaint village antiquing and shopping in Litchfield only a few minutes away by car.
The cottage is only 2 hours from NYC, 20 minutes to wineries and beautiful Connecticut sightseeing. In addition, White Memorial Woods on the lake (5 minutes away by car or boat) is a beautiful spot for hiking, canoeing, and kayaking, and Sandy Beach and Morris Town Beach offer a fun place for beach swimming (especially great for children).
* Our minimum stay is 3-nights in May, June, September, and October.
* Our minimum stay is 6-nights in July and August.
* Our standard weekly rental includes 6 nights and 7 days that begin on a Saturday at 10 AM and concludes on a Friday at 10 AM.
* We require all renters be at least 25-years old.
* We do not allow smoking in the cottage.
Member since: 2011
- 1800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 10
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Autumn Foliage
- Coin Laundry
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Lake View
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Area
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Boat Dock
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
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My Standard Rate
6 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- DISCOUNT-DAMAGE PROTECT $-99 + tax
- Property Damage Protection $99
The cottage is open MAY THROUGH MID-OCTOBER. It is NOT open the rest of the year.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Located in Northwestern CT in Litchfield County on Bantam Lake - shared boat dock, fishing, swimming, boating, sailing, sandy beach, cycling, canoeing, kayaking, antiquing, farmers markets, wine trail, horseback riding, wind-surfing, golfing, apple/blueberry/strawberry picking, county fairs, festivals, and more.
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