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Lakeshore Camp Highgate/Swanton Vermont

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 880 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Relax and quiet

634 Country Club Road

Accommodations:

• 888 square foot camp with 60 foot of lakeshore.

• One bedroom with 4 bunks.

• New fridge, modern gas stove and new hot water tank.

• Beautiful westerly views of un-developed wildlife refuge.

• Beautiful northerly views of Canada.

• Kitchen, Living Room and Dining room open to large windows and cathedral ceilings with good light and lake views.

• Beach is clean with minimal weeds. Beach is sand and pebbles.

• Quiet dead end road.

• Water supplied from a drilled well.

Amenities:

• Keurig Brewer with complimentary coffee and tea.

• High speed internet with WIFI, blue ray with streaming video service. Basic Comcast cable TV.

• Firewood for camp fire.

• 3 burner, gas grill with propane.

• Outdoor furniture.

• Full kitchen with plenty of pots, pans, utensils, dishes, glasses, mugs.

• Kitchen has EVO, salt, pepper, basic spices, paper towels,

• Toilet paper is provided.

• Fishing gear and small tackle box.

What you may want to bring:

• Passport. The camp is close to the I89 Canadian border.

• Extra blankets, towels, sleeping bags and pillows.

• Swim shoes

Local Attractions Day Trips:

• Granby Zoo

• Montreal

• Parc Safari

Points of Caution:

• No smoking inside camp.

• Bunk beds are of good quality please use good judgment when playing in bunk room.

• No laundry facility at camp.

Pictures are out of date and more upgrades have occurred. New shed replaced the one in picture. Shed has a covered area for grill area with overlook to the Lake.

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More Details

Owner
Tony Medici
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 24, 2017

About Tony Medici

We are a family of four living and working in Williston Vermont. This camp was always our dream to own. We love spending as much free time here as we can.

Tony Medici purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Tony Medici chose Swanton

This property is relaxing, quiet and quaint. The open floor plan gives it plenty of room to stretch. Big decks to enjoy the outside. A long dock to enjoy the water, and some of the best fishing I have ever experienced.

What makes this cottage unique

Great fishing. Nestled between Montreal and Burlington Vermont gives many options within one hour. Explore the 'Islands' from South Hero to Alburg or visit one of the many State Parks.

Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
BTV
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Jay Peak & Smugglers Notch

Amenities

Swanton Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 880 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bunk room has 4 beds. 3 twins and 1 double.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • kayaking

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
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Lakeshore Camp Highgate/Swanton Vermont
average rating of 4.4545455 based on 11 reviews
5

It was so beautiful and relaxing. The sunsets were absolutely amazing.

  • 5 of 5

Very nice. Peaceful. Relaxing. Beautiful sunsets. Enjoyed sitting in the dining room and kitchen and looking out the large windows and seeing the lake and sunsets. Everything we needed was supplied by the owner. I highly recommend this place.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

This was a cozy home in a quiet setting with a beaytiful view and all the amenities you'd want.

  • 4 of 5

I was looking for peaceful and relaxing, and that's what I got. The weather was rainy, so we spent a good deal of time just lounging comfortably, and that was perfect for us. We spent a day in Montreal and a day in Burlington, VT, but otherwise, sat and fished and swam at the lake. Amazing sunset view.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome Lakefront Getaway !!!

  • 5 of 5

Wow ! Where to start...I guess with this lakefront cabin overall. It was in great condition, so comfortable inside, and you need nothing but what you want to eat . On to the location of this place. Breathtaking and peaceful, from sitting on a deck just feet from the Lake and watching amazing sunsets, to sitting on a dock sipping morning coffee to the most relaxing serene sunrises.

My girlfriend and I enjoyed this TRULY lakefront property so much we haven't stopped talking about the week we spent there since returning home....

There's not enough characters to type about the place and the time spent "Camp Highgate".

You have a gem there and we hope to return.

Bob & Carol

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Perfect lakeside location

  • 3 of 5

Great location with a perfect view.

The cottage was really spacious & had plenty of facilities - tv, WiFi, coffee machine, board games, cards..... the list goes on. Outside we had BBQ, fire pits, kayaks, canoe..... again the list goes on!

Litreally minutes from the Canadian border & an hour to Burlington & Ben & Jerry's, plenty of places near by to visit & see.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Wonderful camp and stay!

  • 4 of 5

Rustic on the outside and airy, light and fully equipped on the inside (even sharp knives!). We had a great vacation and would have liked to stay longer. Highly recommend.

Things to improve? A sheet with more info, i.e. Don't leave the porch light on with the windows open as the bug can get thru the screens, there are lounging chairs under the bunks (found them as I checked under the bed as I was picking up), the broom is tucked in next to the fridge. Oh, and a potato masher would be great!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quiet retreat

  • 5 of 5

Very well maintained, beautiful location, very quiet, fully equipped, uncomplicated contact with owner, good location

Overall a very satisfying experience

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cancellation Policy. 100% refunded if written request within 45 days of visit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.