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Lake House on spectacular Byram Bay deep end of the lake with 2 docks

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Space 2,700 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Fully renovated brand NEW home on highly desirable deep water Byram Bay end of the lake with stunning views with wrap-around deck and open space layout. Completely equipped kitchen with all stainless steel appliances. HUGE Living room with a comfortable couch for 10 plus a large dinning table that fits 12, separate space with the entertainment space with HDTV.

Five bedrooms all with QUEENS size bed one of them hold two beds, plus the lower level Living room with a bar, fireplace and futon bed.

This is a new listing in 2017 !!!

Our luxury lakeside home offers three levels and is tastefully decorated and furnished.

There are two spacious bedrooms upstairs including our large master bedroom with walking closet and bathroom with two vanities and 2 person shower.. Bedroom #2 on top floor features stunning view of the lake with large closet and queens size bed and there is full size shower bathroom few steps away.

Bedroom #3 on main floor has two very comfortable queens size beds and closet. Bedroom #4 on main floor has queens size bed and large closet. There is one full bath on the main floor with soaking tub.

Bedroom #5 is on the lower level and it is very private room with queen size bed and there is another shower bathroom, bar area and fireplace.

Lower level has covered porch that leads to the lake.

The open floor-plan on the main level offers a fully appointed kitchen, with microwave, dishwasher, double-door fridge with ice-maker, gas range/oven, cookware/cutlery/accessories and glasses.The main living area has a large HDTV Smart TV with Netflix, Amazon Video and Blu-Ray DVD plus 1000 Watt Sony surround system that You can plug in Your phone and stream Your tunes. Complimentary WiFi is also available. The dining table comfortably seats 12. There is a spacious wrap around deck that overlooks the lake with a table and chairs.

There is 2 docks that are perfect for fishing or tie-up your own boat or jet ski (or rent one from the many marinas on the lake). Bring your own Kayak and don't forget your fishing poles - Lake Hopatcong is one of prime freshwater fisheries on the East Coast.

The property is lovely all four seasons a year. Great for a family vacation or a romantic get-away.

Our lake house is family owned and operated and we want You feel at home. It is immaculately clean and all the beds are made with fresh linens, and there bath towels provided.

Discounts available for weekly and monthly rentals.

Guest access

Entire house is accessible to guest except one storage area.There is parking for 5 cars. There is ample room for 2 boats or PWC if you bring your own or rent one.

The premises are equipped with exterior security cameras. Cameras are not monitored for guest safety in any way and should not be relied on by guests for personal security or security of their belongings. The area between the front of the house,driveway, parking and the street is on camera. There is one camera pointing towards boat docks. There are no other cameras.

Interaction with guests

We live nearby and are available to assist you to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.

The neighborhood

Deep-water Byram Bay is one of the nicest spots on Lake Hopatcong with 180 degrees lake views. The Lake itself has a long and rich history, discovered by the Lenape Indians 14,000 years ago, this was the chic destination for New York actors and socialites at the turn of the century and the roaring 20s. Today, the Lake is knows as the largest in New Jersey with 43 miles of shoreline and is very popular for fishing, water sports and restaurant-hopping via boat. Our home is on a quiet side street with little traffic and the neighborhood is perfect for walking, running with side roads and hills. There are numerous restaurants in the vicinity and also all around the lake.

Getting around

10 minutes from NJ Transit stop in Landing and 15 min from I-80. One hour from NYC and two hours from Philly. Again, there are many restaurants and bars all around the lake and several restaurants and convenience stores within 15 min walk.

Other things to note

Off-street parking is limited to 5 cars and there is no on-street parking. Lake tours and dinner cruises are offered on the Miss Lotta.

House Rules

No smoking

Not suitable for pets

No parties or events

May not be safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)

Check-in is after 4PM, Check-out by 11AM

- Families welcome. Minimum age for renters is 25. All guest must be announced - no exceptions. We love our home, please return it in great condition. Please respect our neighbors - this is not a party rental. No outdoor music after 10 PM. Re-cycling must be kept separate from garbage and containers are appropriately provided. Damage/theft will be vigorously pursued.

- Children should not be left unattended on the docks.

-Late check-out fee will be assessed $75/hr

5 cars maximum (if you think you will have more you must discuss with host)

No unannounced guests or day visitors over/above number of guests in reservation. Exceptions must be discussed with host.

Guests may rent or bring a boat but must notify host beforehand.

More Details

Owner
Peter S
Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2018

Amenities

Hopatcong House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No unannounced guests or day visitors over/above number of guests in reservation. Exceptions must be discussed with host.
  • 5 cars maximum (if you think you will have more you must discuss with host)
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master bathroom with shower for 2 people
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Second bathroom on top floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom on main floor with tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Bathroom on lower level
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Private bedroom on lower level with access to the lower deck
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Bedroom on main level
    Bedroom 3 - 2 queen , Bedroom on main level - perfect for kids
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , Bedroom on top level with stunning view of the lake
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Large master bedroom with private bathroom on top level
  • There is 1 private bedroom on lower level, 2 bedrooms on main floor and 2 bedrooms on top floor.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Lake House on spectacular Byram Bay deep end of the lake with 2 docks
average rating of 4.6 based on 10 reviews
5

We enjoyed 6 wonderful days at this beautiful Lake Hopatcong home!

  • 5 of 5

Our extended family of 11, from Southern California, really enjoyed our 6 day stay at this Lake Hopatcong house rental. The house is so spacious and it had all the basics that allowed us to have fun together each day. And, the kitchen was stocked with everything we needed to cook for our large family. It would be great if the owner installed a washer and dryer for use by those renting this lovely home. Thanks for letting us enjoy your beautiful home on Lake Hopatcong! The Benumof/Fischbeck Families

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You for kind words. We are planning to add washer/dryer for next season. It's a new rental for this year and we collect all the feedback from our guests and try to accomodate future guests with recommendations from past renters. Our goal is to get our guests to feel like at home away from their home.
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5

Great house for a large group

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time making music on the deck, cooking, eating and generally having a great time. The house is spacious and well appointed. View is fabulous

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Worked well for our family

  • 5 of 5

The house is clean and well equipped. Kitchen included spices and all needed for a good weekend. Only suggestion is night stands in bedrooms. Owners were great and attentive to our needs.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing house on the water, plenty of parking, would definitely recommend the house to others!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect, plenty of room. Would rent the house again!

  • Submitted: May 23, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice house but overall bad experience

  • 1 of 5

Upon arrival we were pleased with the home. It was very nice and clean. Our only complaint about the property is the 2 docks which were in disrepair with rusted metal and nails protruding from the dock. We rented a 5 bedroom house but on arrival, one bedroom was locked giving us only access to 4 bedrooms. We were told we needed to pay an additional fee per night to have the bedroom unlocked. We were told by the homeowner we didn't "need" the extra room. This is in violation of Homeaway's policy, as you must be granted access to the entire house unless it is specifically stated as a share house, which this was not. In addition, we were accused by the homeowner of having too many people in the home and he kept our security deposit. This is also in violation of Homeaway's policy. A security deposit can not be used for additional rent. Not surprisingly, the number of people the homeowner falsely claims we had sleeping in the house totals the exact amount of our security deposit. The house was left in immaculate condition upon our departure and in no way should any of our security deposit been retained by the homeowner. We would recommend as much scrutiny as possible in dealing with this homeowner.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Karen inquired about our house and we have exchanged couple messages about her stay and she was insisting that it will be only 4 people arriving and if we could lower the price for her stay as it will be only her husband and two sons. We have hosted many guests over the years and there are times that we can slightly lower our rates and we agreed on lower rate on one condition, that there will be only 4 people in the house and lower level bedroom will not be accessible (as we would have to pay our cleaners extra and we already provided much lower rate). She agreed to it and booked the house for her stay. Upon her arrival she called right away demanding the 5th bedroom to be opened as she have paid for the whole house. Please note that there was 4 people and 4 bedrooms and we have politely asked her why she needed extra bedroom and stated that there is enough bedrooms in the house and she does not need an extra bedroom and our booking agreement was for 4 guests only. She admitted that there will be more people coming and but no more than 8. We agreed on the supplemental charge for extra guests and bedroom was opened within minutes. Next day we were notified by our property manager that there is 12 people in the house and we have contacted Karen immediately, but she denied it and then we checked our doorbell camera and indeed there was 12 people staying overnight. We have advised her that she will be charged extra or she can leave at this point as she breached our contract but she decided to stay. We were in contact with Homeaway and followed all the directions on how to deal with this situation and we were advised to charge extra fee for additional 4 guests towards security deposit and we did not violate Homeaway’s policies as we were told to handle this in this manner. We are always trying to make our guests to feel at home and make their stay 5 star, but we will not allow anybody to take advantage of our hospitality. This type of guests ruin it for everybody as next time we would think twice if we really want to lower our rates and deal with such immature behavior. Karen’s husband have called after being charged for extra guests that he will leave us the bad review and will put us out of business, then threatening us with legal action, cursing and finally stating that he will not pay a penny for his stay and that he will deny even being in our Lake House. At the end, he disputed all the charges. I would not recommend renting to this family.
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5

Very clean, very roomy and overall great house to vacation in

  • 5 of 5

My family really enjoyed our stay in your lovely home even though it was just for the weekend. We wish we could have stayed longer especially since Sunday was a rainy day. Overall the house was great, very clean, roomy and just the place you wanted to stay if you have a large family and wanted to be very close to the lake. Will consider renting again next year. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks You for nice review, we are looking forward to host You again.
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Map

Car: recommended

Diner Cruises around the lake

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $750
Cleaning fee $195
Property Damage Protection $99

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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