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a Family Friendly New Home Close to Lake Placid in Private Setting .

(14 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/16/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-6 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Cozy 4 bedroom home perfect for families vacationing together or coupless

A very cozy home in a secluded woodsy neighborhood. Minutes by car from the center of town. Shuttle also available to get to town from close by.The home sits upon a rocky bed and is surrounded by pristine forest and mossy rock (thus the name). The property is adjacent to state land and has many hiking and xc ski trails available. Perfect for families that enjoy Lake Placid and the outdoors. This is within walking distance to Lake Placid. Owners live close by and are available to meet at house with keys and information on house and events in town. The house is fairly new only 8 years old and is very clean and efficient. Only 3 other homes on the road. Safe area for young children. All 4 bedrooms have new beds in them with either a queen or full mattress. One room has a twin bed in the room too. Master bedroom is private with full bathroom and many windows for sunlight and nature view. All rooms have ceiling fans in them. Full laundry room with washer and dryer available. All beds have linens on and Duvets. Kitchen is all set to be used with pots and pans and dishes and utensils. There is a full gas grill out back and a patio deck attached to the house to enjoy outdoor gatherings.

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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/16/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 9
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Under 25 must be with adult....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Children welcomed but bring safety gates if young as staircase steep....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Can smoke outdoors...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • All 4 bedrooms have ceiling fans. House is cool in summer and cozy and warm in winter. Walking distance to grocery (price chopper) free shuttle to town walking distance to town too....moreless

Entertainment

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ski-Out:

    Can xc ski or snow shoe around property. Sledding for children too. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    all rooms have ceiling fans and house is cool in the summer....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Yes...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Electric. One in master bedroom and one in living room. Portable....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    locally right around the corner...moreless

  • Hair Dryer

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher:

    working dishwasher...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Microwave, oven, stovetop, side by side frig/freezer,disposal, coffee pot, blender, dishes and silverware....moreless

  • Microwave:

    full microwave above stove....moreless

  • Oven:

    Full size oven...moreless

Outside

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    can xc ski out back door and have trails nearby, snowshoeing too....moreless

 

Reviews

4.8
from 14 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
week nights
Mar 13 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$200
$1,600
Ironman
Jul 21 - Jul 28, 2017
6 night min stay

$2,500
Holiday
Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2018
3 night min stay
$400
$2,800
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300 $250
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,850

Changeover Day: Monday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $100
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500

Notes:

If more than 8 people additional charges may be added. Cleaning fee will be added.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Plattsburgh, Lake Clear and Albany
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Whiteface Lodge
35 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Essex NY
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Whiteface Inn
35 Miles
Nearest Train
Westport NY
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
87 Northway
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Caffe Rustic or Whiteface Lodge
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Whiteface xc or downhill
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Placid village

Car: Recommended

located just outside of the village of lake placid. A quite secluded woodsy neighborhood ideal for familes and couples that enjoy the outdoors. Close to jackrabbit hiking trails and cross country ski trails. Ideal for a long weekend getaway or week vacation enjoying Lake Placid village, the mountains, lakes and all natures beauty.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I have lived in Lake Placid with my husband for 32 years.My husband is a native Lake Placidian and a Nordic Ski Olympian . I am a retired Hospice RN that has decided to go into seasonal rental business with this home. We originally built this home for my Dgt and family but they have since moved. My husband and I have traveled all over the world as he has been involved in the Olympics and international sport. My aim is for people to have a comfortable affordable experience enjoying our beautiful mountain town Lake Placid.

Why the Owner Chose Lake Placid, NY, USA:
This property is clean, private and safe, close enough to the village and activities and quite enough for relaxation. Enough parking space, has a play area for children, is close to grocery, restaurants, mini golf, spa, golf course ( white face inn), hiking, biking, swimming, tennis (white face inn).

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Outdoor deck, Grill area, 4 bedrooms with ceiling fans in each room and 3 full bathrooms. All new beds and carpeting . Hard wood floors in kitchen and living room. Modern kitchen with electric stove top and microwave and large side by side fridge. Washer and dryer. Wifi and cable TV. Backyard and garden. Home away from home!


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/16/2017

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Photos

  • Frontview upon entrance to house.

    Frontview upon entrance to house.

  • Cozy private home close e to village to walk 1.5 miles away Shuttle available

    Cozy private home close e to village to walk 1.5 miles away Shuttle available

  • Private Driveway. Parking easy and many spaces available

    Private Driveway. Parking easy and many spaces available

  • Winter has arrived at Mossy Rock!

    Winter has arrived at Mossy Rock!

  • Driving up to house porch entry in Winter. Plowed daily

    Driving up to house porch entry in Winter. Plowed daily

  • Entry to equipment room on 1st floor.

    Entry to equipment room on 1st floor.

  • Eat in kitchen seats 8 also has dining room table for 6

    Eat in kitchen seats 8 also has dining room table for 6

  • main floor guest room . Queen size bed.

    main floor guest room . Queen size bed.

  • 1 of 3 bedrooms on 2nd floor. Double bed .

    1 of 3 bedrooms on 2nd floor. Double bed .

  •  walk out private deck with grill and 6 adirondack chairs.

    walk out private deck with grill and 6 adirondack chairs.

  • walk out trails and to bike or ski

    walk out trails and to bike or ski

  • View from top of Whiteface Mountain Highway !

    View from top of Whiteface Mountain Highway !

  • Welcoming entrance

    Welcoming entrance

  • View of house from West. Circular driveway.

    View of house from West. Circular driveway.

  • Dining area and and patio doors to outside deck on main floor.

    Dining area and and patio doors to outside deck on main floor.

  • Driving on Lamb's way to Mossy. Lots available !

    Driving on Lamb's way to Mossy. Lots available !

  • Winter at Sunset Ridge . Snowshoe, XC Ski , Sled right out door step.

    Winter at Sunset Ridge . Snowshoe, XC Ski , Sled right out door step.

  • open kitchen with plenty of seating. All amenities provided except for food .

    open kitchen with plenty of seating. All amenities provided except for food .

  • open living room and dining room. Pull out couch.

    open living room and dining room. Pull out couch.

  • master bedroom Queen size bed and private full bathroom.

    master bedroom Queen size bed and private full bathroom.

  • Master bedroom and bathroom

    Master bedroom and bathroom

  • picnic table in peaceful setting outside

    picnic table in peaceful setting outside

  • 15 -20 minute walk to Mirror lake. 2 miles away.

    15 -20 minute walk to Mirror lake. 2 miles away.

  • Fall colors and mountain views ! Trails not far from house.

    Fall colors and mountain views ! Trails not far from house.

VRBO #421350

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Thursday, May 25, 2017

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