Lakeside Summer Cottage with Awesome View

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Last updated: 07/22/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our 3 bedroom air conditioned summer cottage is situated on Lake Champlain in Westport, NY, looking out across the lake to the Green Mountains in Vermont. It is a spot for unwinding and enjoying the water and the woods and the mountains

The master bedroom has a queen size bed, and view of the lake.
The second bedroom with a view of the lake, has 2 twin beds, & a half bath. (toilet and sink)
The third bedroom is best for children and has 2 twin beds a and a partial view of the lake.
The main bath has a large vanity, 2 cabinets, toilet and a tub and shower.
We provide 1 set of bed linens for each bed and a set of towels per person. Please bring Beach Towels and/or any additional linens you require.

The living room/dining room with large picture window and 2 sky lights, has a stone fireplace. A sideboard w/ board games for the winding down time. Good collection of books in the little hallway between bedrooms.
The galley type kitchen has ample cabinets, full refrigerator, stove with oven, microwave, toaster oven, blender, pots & pans and dishes, glasses and a good size pantry next to the broom closet. There is a washer and dryer in an enclosed area on the porch outside the kitchen.
We have a beautiful patio overlooking the lake with table and gas grill.
The grass lawn is shaded by a picture perfect Maple Tree with a hammock between it and a large birch. Lawn chairs provided where you can lounge and enjoy the variety of water fowl and jumping fish. (Watch the daily flight of the Heron)

The four foot stone wall has large steps with railing which leads down to 100 feet of private sandy beach with gradual drop off. Swim float, row boat and canoe are available for your pleasure and for fishing
About a mile walk/drive to village for breakfast, ice cream, lunch, or dinner. The town of Westport is one of the most charming towns in the area with a park, beach and boat launch. Weekly entertainment for whole family.
Depot Theatre has live professional plays all summer. Golf in town. The Marina will rent most water equipment and has good food and weekend live music. Lots of hiking in the area and many attractions nearby.
It is a short drive to Essex ferry to Vermont, or drive south to the New Champlain Bridge at Crown Point.
We keep a book of information updated about the surroundings. We also have hiking books that are helpful.
We require a $500.00 security depost which will be refunded 30 days after departure minus cleaning fees and any repair charges. The cleaning fee depends upon the condition of the house. Most visitors leave it very tidy and the fee is $65.00.
We require a $500.00 deposit to hold the reservation. Full payment is 60 days prior to arrival.

We do not rent for partial weeks. Only from Saturday to Saturday.

Keywords: Cozy, restful house on the lake,
Private beach,
Large lawn,
Lake view

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom


  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing


  • Seating for 6 people


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7 night min stay


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Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 07/22/2016
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60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Burlington, VT
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Westport hotel
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Essex Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Westport Golf Club
5 Miles
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Bistro du lac

Car: Necessary


Owner info

About the owner: Phil has spent summers here since he was a child. His family have been the only owners. He has enjoyed and maintained the house over the years. Phil's family has been part of the local history and one can watch a video at the visitors' center in which he and a few others talk about this history. Our family uses the house part of the year and we share it with visitors at times.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This spot is where you come to release your stress and kick back and relax in the peaceful quiet of Lake Champlain. The view is spectacular and the setting serene.

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Speaks: english



  • Lakeside


  • Driveway side

    Driveway side

  • On the lawn

    On the lawn

  • Side chairs and one of 2 doors to lakeside

    Side chairs and one of 2 doors to lakeside

  • Sideboard


  • Kitchen and Driveway side door

    Kitchen and Driveway side door

  • Bedroom w/ 2 twin beds

    Bedroom w/ 2 twin beds

  • From the lake

    From the lake

  • Garden


  • Stone fireplace

    Stone fireplace

  • swimfloat


  • Kitchen & window & double sink

    Kitchen & window & double sink

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

VRBO #405865

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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Lakeside Summer Cottage with Awesome View

Westport, NY, USA #405865

3 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 6

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