Spectacular Panoramic Lake Views in Romantic, Private Setting(49 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4 with convertible couch)
Located on 200 feet of lakefront with breathtaking views of both the sunrise and sunset from your private deck, this lovely one bedroom house is perfect for a romantic getaway for two, or for a small family seeking a lakeside vacation.
45 minutes from Rochester, Buffalo and Niagara Falls and right off the New York State Parkway, the location couldn't be more convenient. With cable TV, WiFi, public water, air conditioning and ample heat plus countless amenities, you'll be on vacation the moment you arrive.
Just as lovely in the spring and fall as it is in the summer, this location is the perfect spot for parents visiting students in Brockport, Rochester, Niagara or Buffalo. Lake Ontario turns a vibrant dark blue in the spring and fall and a walk among the changing foliage in Lakeside Park is simply spectacular. On chillier nights, our fire pit provides a cozy place for you to comfortably linger well past sunset. A large stack of fire wood and plenty of kindling are available for your use. Long summer evenings will amaze you with skies loaded with stars and sparkling fireflies, the likes of which can only be seen in the country.
The property borders on Lakeside Park, where you can enjoy miles of hiking along the breathtaking bluffs on the southern shore of Lake Ontario. A new 18 hole disc golf course is also available for your enjoyment.
In the area you will find several golf courses, fresh produce, a drive-in movie theater and wonderful restaurants. The house is nestled in a lakeside hamlet less than 15 minutes from the Erie Canal. Kayaking and canoeing opportunities along local creeks and waterways abound. You will find each nearby town loaded with unique shops, local landmarks and fascinating history. When you return back to the lake, you'll find the perfect location to relax and read that book you have been looking forward to. Most importantly, you'll have a chance to reconnect with nature and each other.
Here are some events to help you plan your trip:
The Rochester Lilac Festival-(largest free festival of its kind in North America) May 12-21- ten incredible days and nights filled with flowers, food and music, and centered around one of the most beautiful parks in the area.
The Rochester Jazz Festival- June 23rd to July 1st- with nine days of amazing music featuring top artists from around the world
Taste of Buffalo-July 8th and 9th- the largest 2 day food festival in the United States highlighting food from many of Buffalo's top restaurants
Buffalo Chicken Wing festival- Labor Day Weekend- Sept 2-3rd. Where else but Buffalo can you go to sample the best wings in the country?
Finger Lakes- Keuka Lake Wine Trail in Bloom in May- including many Keuka Lake wineries, Wagner Vineyards Live Music in the Oasis- every Friday through October, in June Seneca Lake has their 'Smokin Summer Kickoff', and the Seneca Harbor Park Waterfront Festival, In July Watkins Glen Speedway has races running all summer, and hosts the Finger Lakes Beer Festival October 20th and 21st.
Niagara Falls hosts Comic Con from June 2nd to June 4th- with 150K square feet of exhibitors, comic books, movie cars, and a video gaming arena, and their annual Rib Fest runs from June 16th-18th.
The Albion, NY Strawberry Festival is scheduled for June 9th and 10th.
The Hilton, NY Apple Festival is September 30th and October 1st.
Live Horse Racing is available in Batavia, NY (about a half hour from the house)
Niagara on the Lake hosts the Shaw Festival (featuring multiple performances of first rate live theater) each season, starting in April and running through the fall.
You'll find this location perfectly centered between Rochester and Buffalo/Niagara Falls, (in the east/west direction) and the Finger Lakes and Toronto (going north and south).
New in 2016: An adult-sized 'sandbox'! For those of you looking to wiggle your toes in the sand, we've built an 8 X 16 foot sandbox, complete with reclining lounge chairs, off the first landing of the deck. Mother Nature gave us a rocky beach, but we developed a work-around for our sand loving friends.
Payment is typically done via personal check, with 50% of your rent due at the time of the reservation, and the balance due prior to check-in.
Be sure to check our online calendar... it is updated daily and reflects current availability.... 2017 reservations are currently underway!
Keywords: Lake Ontario, Cottage, Lakefront, Great Lakes, Niagara Wine Country, Lakeside Park, Sunsets, Anniversary, Honeymoon, Bungalow, Fully Furnished, Waterfront, golf, disc golf, fishing, boating, romantic, quiet, relaxing, getaway, SUNY Brockport, SUNY Buffalo,Niagara Falls, vegetarian, localvore, hiking, vegan
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Member since: 2011
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Full shower and vanity
- Completely remodelled with new windows, drywall, pecan floor, furniture, appliances, linens, cookware, etc. Gorgeous knotty pine ceiling with (3) remote controlled ceiling fans, 200 feet of Private Lakefront with large deck overlooking Lake Ontario, Panoramic Views of spectacular sunrises and sunsets, Large hammock located among the trees for afternoon naps or quiet reading, property borders Lakeside Park with miles of hiking along scenic bluffs bordering Lake Ontario and 18 hole disc golf course. Large flat screen smart TV, WiFi, public water, brand new bathroom with large shower unit, fully stocked kitchen with beautiful cherry table looking out on lake, gas grill and picnic table, large picture window in Living Room with beautiful lake view, several local farm stands nearby with local produce, 5 minutes from New York State Parkway, close to Buffalo, Rochester, Niagara Falls, and Batavia. Wonderful local restaurants, shopping and theater....moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Duty Free Shops
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View
- Golf Course Front:
- Lake View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 2 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Mobile Phone
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $50
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
Rental rates are $150 per weekday, and $170 per weekend night; Tenants wishing to rent a full week receive a discount rate of $895. Rates include the 4% hotel tax for Orleans County. There is also a $50 cleaning fee and a $250 refundable security deposit owed. Payment is by personal check. Original security deposit will be returned within one week of departure, assuming no damage to property.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Romantic Setting perfect for an anniversary or second honeymoon. Great for a girls' weekend, a quiet retreat, or a place to reconnect with nature and each other. Several local golf courses, tours of the Erie Canal, Cobblestone Houses, and a (3) screen drive-in movie theater within a half hour drive. Large grocery store 15 minutes away. Croquet, Bocce, Badmitton, Swimming, Reading, Hiking, Jogging, Biking, Disc Golf, all available. Wonderful local restaurants, local festivals and antiquing available. Well suited for cooking-in, with convection microwave, electric stovetop, gas grill and full size refrigerator, plus all necessary cookware, dishes, and utensils. New bedding and linens. Professionally designed and decorated with all the amenities. Immaculate inside and out.
Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: My husband and I grew up in the Rochester area. We both came from large families and we love to travel and entertain. We enjoy this unique location on the lake so much, when the opportunity arose, we bought the house next door! We're happy to provide you with tips on good restaurants and fun things to do in the area, as well as directions on how to get wherever you want to go. We love this place and we want to make sure you do too!
Why the Owner Chose Waterport, NY, USA:
This location is ideal in so many ways: It is 45 minutes from our primary home. It is quiet and private. It has gorgeous views of the lake. Lakeside Park is a hidden treasure and it is in our back yard. We can leave on a Friday after work and enjoy dinner on the deck an hour later. Few people know about this location. The property tends to stay in families for generations and has remained a hidden treasure we were lucky enough to learn about through my uncle who introduced our family to this beautiful spot in 1959.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
There are few places I know of, where you can walk outside in your pajamas, cup of coffee and newspaper in hand and as you head to the deck you look out on the vastness of the lake and see six beautiful swans gliding by. You have to wonder... how could I beat this?
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The deck at sunset- Memorial Day weekend- 2015
This is the view from your private deck.There is another deck right on the water
eating area in kitchen with cherry cafe table that looks out on lake
New convertible couch in Living Room that converts to Full Size bed
Liv Room Couch opens to a full size bed with 10" mattress. All linens provided.
View looking down on deck from bank mid-day.
Play frisbee golf at Lakeside Park- there's an 18 hole course in your backyard!
View of lake with rocky beach
Stone Fire Pit overlooking the lake
New deck railings installed Sept 2014, complete with solar lighting
One of the two available hammocks. This one is by the fire pit.
Front of House showing private deck with eating area and lounge chairs
This kitchen comes fully equipped with everything you need.
All linens provided. Custom room-darkening shades, a/c and ceiling fans too!
View of Living Room (showing knotty pine vaulted ceiling and Smart TV)
Bathroom with full shower, vanity and toilet.
House is located on quiet tree-lined private road
House borders on Lakeside Beach Park- walk the beach or hike along the bluffs
A tenant took this picture while walking in Lakeside Park in early November 2013
Steps leading from deck to your private rocky beach
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017
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