Lake Champlain Year Round Vacation House Rental

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Another Beautiful sunset in Niquette Bay. Picture taken from the beach.


Last updated: 10/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Accommodations: The master Bedroom has a King bed that sleeps 2 adults with direct access to the deck. The split floor plan has the second Bedroom on the opposite side of the house and has a Queen bed that sleeps 2. Both have lake views. The third Bedroom has 2 twin beds with the addition of 1 trundle bed that sleeps 3. There is an additional sleeper sofa in the living room to accommodate 2 additional guests. A twin daybed is located in the enclosed sun porch to watch the beautiful sunrise and sunsets and accommodate 1 additional guest for sleeping. Pack n Play located in closet.

The living room is large and spacious with a sleeper sofa, chaise lounge and love seat. There is a 58 inch flat screen TV, BlueRay player, wireless high speed internet, DishNetwork Satellite and a cordless phone. Plush carpeting is located throughout the main living area.

The kitchen has all major appliances and a view to the lake as you eat at the bistro style leather dining table that seats up to 6 people. There is also an enclosed porch with lake views to sit and enjoy your morning coffee.

The downstairs has a pool table, living area with couch, bar, dart board and flat screen TV. There is also a front loader washer & dryer conveniently located downstairs to handle all of your laundry needs.

Relax on the outdoor deck overlooking the sandy beach and lake (perfect setting and views of the Colchester Fireworks!!!) and dine outside on the porch table large enough for 8 people with an additional wood picnic table on the ground level next to the beach.

There is a Vermont Castings Gas Grill available for outdoor grilling as you view the action on the lake in your back yard and enjoy every moment of summer. Whether you like to boat, waterski, swim, sun, fish, kayak, paddle board, relax, golf, shop, hike, enjoy the spa, or just relax on a beautiful sandy beach, this vacation rental gives you access to all!

Keywords: lake Champlain, mallets bay, niquette bay, colchester, burlington, boating, sandy beach, sun, beach, lake, lakefront home, lake rental.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    You must be at least 25 years of age to rent this property....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Please no pet requests. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Plus a trundle bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Pack n Play available....moreless

  • The master Bedroom has a King bed with large dresser and mirror and closet and 4 drawers under the bed for additional storage. The second Bedroom has a Queen bed, large dresser and mirror and closet. Both bedrooms have lake views and are on a split floor plan which allows for plenty of privacy. The third Bedroom has 2 twin beds with the addition of 1 trundle bed in this room and sleeps 3. There is a dresser, closet and additional drawers for storage under 1 bed. There is an sleeper sofa in the living room to accommodate 2 additional guests. The sun porch has a twin daybed to accommodate 1 guest....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub


  • Bathroom 2: toilet


  • There is 1 full bath with jetted tub to soak and relax. It is a bath/shower combo. There is granite countertops and marble flooring. The second bathroom is a half bath and is located on the main floor with easy access....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Starter packet of cleaning supplies available. Paper towels, dishwasher detergent, dish detergent, He Laundry detergent and general cleaning supplies. Guests must bring their own beach towels....moreless


  • Games:

    Misc board & outdoor games available....moreless

  • Pool Table:

    Pool Table in downstairs area with bar, couch and flat screen television....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    DishNetwork Satellite...moreless

  • Television:

    Upstairs and downstairs flat screen televisions....moreless

  • Toys:

    Toy chest with misc toddler toys....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    100 feet of direct lake beach front, just step off your deck to a warm sandy beach....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Leather bistro style dining table with booth/chairs that overlooks the lake as you eat....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wireless Highspeed...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Large living area has a sleeper sofa, loveseat and chaise lounge chair with a 58' flat screen tv & blue ray dvd player. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking in stone driveway next to house and stone parking area across the road next to garage. Can fit up to 6 cars....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishware, cooking and barbecue utensils are available for your use....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is an open layout with plenty of counter space to cook and prepare meals. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Double Oven...moreless


  • Balcony:

    There is an enclosed sun porch that has a twin daybed that can accomodate 1 person for additional sleeping arrangements....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    The deck is feet away from the beach to keep an eye on everything that is going on and an enclosed sun porch....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Vermont Castings Gas Grill and cooking utensils....moreless



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Last updated: 10/02/2016
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13 Miles
Nearest Airport
Burlington International Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Barpub
13 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Lake Champlain Ferries to NY State Grand Isle
11 Miles
Nearest Golf
Links at Lang Farm
13 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak in Essex, VT
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I 89
8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Colchester Lighthouse Restaurant
45 Miles
Nearest Ski
Stowe Vermont
Colchester, VT, USA
Nearest Beach
100 Feet of Direct Lake Front Beach

Car: Recommended

This house is located on Niquette Bay in Colchester, VT with 100 feet of sandy beach just outside your door. This is a PRIME location for summer enthusiasts with a dock for your boats, fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding, water skiing, swimming and relaxing with all of the lake action right in front of you. Niquette Bay is a haven for many sail boats, day boaters and water skiers throughout the summer and fall months. Niquette Bay State Park has numerous hiking trails and offers another set of wonderful views from its trails all accessible from a quick walk down the beach. Malletts Bay boat launch (public launch) is a 20 minute drive and launches directly across the bay from the house. This house is “away from it all” located off of a dirt road; however, it is only 1 mile off of Interstate 89 and only 15 minutes from downtown Burlington but offers all of the beauty and serenity of being much farther away.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We are a family of Vermonters (born and raised) and love everything that Lake Champlain has to offer. Our family is very active and truly enjoys Niquette Bay year round with the change of seasons. From boating, fishing, paddleboarding, kayaking & swimming in the Summer, Spring and Fall months to snowshoeing, ice skating, cross country skiing and taking long walks on the frozen bay during the winter. We take full advantage of the views and the access the lake provides to us year round.

Why the Owner Chose Colchester, VT, USA:
Growing up on the lake in Vermont installed a love and passion for the water. We bought this house in Niquette Bay because it was an ideal location to enjoy everything the lake has to offer while only being 1 mile from Interstate I89. We truly found an ideal spot for a family to relax, stay active and overall have fun together while creating memories for a lifetime!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This house has a 100 feet of direct lake front property. The beach is sandy, safe and ideal for families and it is one of our favorite parts of the property. We spend a lot of time taking in the views from both the beach and outside deck which are unbelievable and has amazing photo ops every day. Overall, the location is a unique, seasonal, friendly, and welcoming atmosphere that is 'far away from it all' but only 15 minutes to downtown Burlington.

Contact us

Speaks: english


  • Another Beautiful sunset in Niquette Bay.  Picture taken from the beach.

    Another Beautiful sunset in Niquette Bay. Picture taken from the beach.

  • Summer view from the Deck overlooking Niquette Bay State Park.

    Summer view from the Deck overlooking Niquette Bay State Park.

  • Private dock for your Boats and Fishing.

    Private dock for your Boats and Fishing.

  • Flag pole view in Backyard.

    Flag pole view in Backyard.

  • Front Entryway into the House

    Front Entryway into the House

  • Dining Area and Mudroom to Back Porch.

    Dining Area and Mudroom to Back Porch.

  • Master bedroom on main floor with views of Niquette Bay State Park.

    Master bedroom on main floor with views of Niquette Bay State Park.

  • Third Bedroom on main floor.  Sleeps 3.  (2) twins and 1 trundle bed.

    Third Bedroom on main floor. Sleeps 3. (2) twins and 1 trundle bed.

  • Upstairs Living Room with TV.

    Upstairs Living Room with TV.

  • Downstairs Bar area.

    Downstairs Bar area.

  • Downstairs Pool Table.

    Downstairs Pool Table.

  • View of the Beach.

    View of the Beach.

  • View of the House and Beach from the Dock.

    View of the House and Beach from the Dock.

  • Back deck overlooking water.

    Back deck overlooking water.

  • Back of house from water.

    Back of house from water.

  • Inside Porch & Daybed

    Inside Porch & Daybed

  • Kitchen & Dining Area looking out to the lake.

    Kitchen & Dining Area looking out to the lake.

  • 1/2 Bath at top of front Entryway.

    1/2 Bath at top of front Entryway.

  • Full Bath with jetted Tub.

    Full Bath with jetted Tub.

  • Living Room with Sleeper Sofa.

    Living Room with Sleeper Sofa.

  • Downstairs Entertainment Area.

    Downstairs Entertainment Area.

  • Downstairs TV Area.

    Downstairs TV Area.

  • Downstairs Washer & Dryer.

    Downstairs Washer & Dryer.

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Monday, October 24, 2016

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