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Pet Friendly Pymatuning Lake Cottage - Bass Rd Cottage - 2017-18 Vacation Rental

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Minutes to Lake; Causeway/Espyville Area; Fully Equipped Cottage, w/ 3 bedrooms.

Our Cabins/Cottages are set up for you to totally relax and enjoy your time, while you're at Pymatuning Lake, Espyville, PA, located minutes from the Causeway and Marina.

This 3-Bedrooms; 1-Bathroom; Fully equipped Kitchen; Living room with 3 couches, one of which is a full size sleeper; Large Screen TV with cable; Nice size screened-in front porch with 1 table/chairs, couch and rocking chairs to sit and relax at.

Comes equipped with Fresh Towels, Linens, Blankets, Pillows, Pots, Pans, Dishes, Coffee Pots, Microwave, Stove, Refrigerator and so Much More.......

Lots of Ceiling Fans and a15,100 BTU-AC Unit, to keep you cool... Also a Large Pot Belly Stove for Heat.... You make the fire and keep it going... So Romantic!!!!!!

Large Fire Pit from real sandstone for you to sit around and enjoy some roasted marshmallows or hot dogs on a stick, (bring firewood or buy locally).

Large yard with huge shade trees, with lots of room for the kids to run around and play in. We added a large wooden swing set/ jungle gym for the kids too, so they can have some additional fun.

Bass Drive also has an access road which takes you directly to the Lake, making your fishing and/or mooring of the boat easier for you. We have lots of parking for the boat/boats and the family vehicle too.

We are continually trying to improve our cottages so you'll want to come back every year and have more fun than the year before...

So please help us care for our cabins/cottages, so they are here for you to enjoy again and again.

Thank You Very Much!!!!!

PLEASE NOTE - COLD SEASON NOTICE. This cottage is Heated by a POT BELLY STOVE... So if you come during the cold season, you need to make and keep a fire in the stove for heat.... To MOST, this is Extremely Romantic!!!!!!! We also have 2 Radiator heaters in the property, which along can keep the property warm... We just want to make sure all guest are aware that the Pot Belly Stove may be part of your main heat source.

More Details

Gary & Sherrie
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2018

About Gary & Sherrie

I am a Contractor by trade, with numerous years of retail background too. A funny combination, but very useful in my life. My wonderful wife and I decided to purchase properties for the sole purpose of renting them as vacation cabins/cottages, as a means to build a retirement program for our future.

As a contractor, I will have little in the means of 401K/Social Security, so defining my retirement and preparing for it, is my goal now. So we decided to purchase numerous rental properties - (Cabins/Cottages) and offer them to you and your family as a great place to get away and enjoy an inexpensive vacation, close to home, but far enough away to relax too.

Lots of great fishing, sight-seeing, hiking, bike riding, and other fun stuff for you and your family.

Even if your not into fishing, the lake offers lots of enjoyment in so many other ways...

Kayak, Canoe, Sail, take a cruise or just go see the fish and ducks, there's always something to do. If you never been to the spillway in Linesville, PLEASE take loaves of bread and go have fun... Your kids will love it!!!!!

Gary & Sherrie purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Gary & Sherrie chose Pymatuning Central

We purchased this location because LOCATION is the key thing for us. We wanted our Cabins/Cottages to be close to the Causeway, as it is the center attraction, the place to be when you're at the lake. All our properties are in the same area for this same reason.

We also wanted a SAFE, QUIET area for you to relax at...


Pymatuning Central Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • PLEASE DON'T STEAL FROM US!!! We offer a lot and provide more than most, so please don't ruin it for all by stealing our stuff... IT'S NOT COOL!!!
  • IF YOU BREAK IT, TELL US! If you hide it or we find out without you telling us, then it will cost you... We are easy to work with, so please tell us.
  • DON'T TRASH OUR PROPERTY!! Very simple, please don't trash our house, if extra cleaning is required due to your mess, then you will be charged!!!
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Village ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Shower unit and sink, ADA Toilet
  • Towels, Wash Cloths, and hand towels are all included with your stay. There are extra's of each in the large closet in the 1st bedroom. Please make sure you bring your personal items, such as Soap, Shampoo, Tooth Paste, Deodorant and any other personal stuff you need. We do provide plenty of Kleenex and TP. PLEASE NOTE.... All the cabins in the Pymatuning area are on well water, and most are shallow wells. Please take short showers and allow the water to recover in the well tank between usage. We installed a brand new Hot-water tank this year, new jet pump, double filter system and pressure tank, to make the pressure better, and to remove any contaminants from our water. We wanted our water quality to be good for you and your family. Please just monitor the use of water and allow the well to refill itself. Thank you very much!!!
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 4 bunk bed , 2 Bunk Bed Units = 4 single beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 2nd Bedroom has a Full size Bed for your sleeping comfort
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 3rd Bedroom has a Full size bed for your sleeping comfort
  • 3 bedrooms can sleep a total of 8 people, then extra sleeping space is available on our 3 couches one of which has a full size pull out sleeper located in the living room and then if more is needed, pull up a section of floor.... Pillows, Sheets, Blankets all included, extra of all items are in the large closet in the 1st bedroom.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
We are working hard to bring you lots of comfort and pleasure while you stay with us in Pymatuning. PLEASE NOTE, there is a large tree down in the yard, Kids can climb on it if they want, just please be safe..... Please RESPECT our property and help us keep it CLEAN. We have a lot of new stuff planned for 2016/2017 and beyond, but if we are constantly fixing things that people break, it eats away at our budget to add new stuff.. Please Clean up after yourself. Please place all trash in the cans provided out back. Please don't food or fish remains lay out, as this will bring undesired animals around and make your visit less than pleasant. Once again, Our Goal is to provide you a great experience, one that will cause you to want to come back again and again. Please have Fun, Be Safe, and but respect other property owners and visitors while your staying with us in Pymatuning. Thank you for staying with us!!!!!


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Pet Friendly Pymatuning Lake Cottage - Bass Rd Cottage - 2017-18 Vacation Rental
average rating of 4.744681 based on 47 reviews

Enjoyable cabin for fishing trips

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyable cabin for fishing trips. We went up with four people and we were very comfortable in this house. We enjoyed the time that we spent around the fire and also enjoyed the quiet summer nights. I would recommend anybody that's looking to go for a short vacation to stay here. The owner is very receptive and always answers any questions you may have.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Eric... we are really happy that all of you enjoyed your vacation at our place at Pymatuning Lake. We try really hard to make everyone's stay enjoyable for all. We hope to see all of you again soon. Thanks again, Gary
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It was ok.

  • 3 of 5

Pros: Good price, close to lake (lake access at end of street), sleeps 8 comfortably, amenities for family (bikes, games, DVDs), big fire pit, nice grill, a/c window unit kept cottage cool, very quick and friendly responses from owner

Cons: smells like a cottage sealed up, very firm mattresses, water smelled like rotten eggs, low water pressure, dusty / old carpets (one of our kids had a very bad allergic reaction while in cottage, ended up sleeping in car)

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, inviting

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay here! Great location, close to the lake. Lots of yard! Fire pit was perfect! Lots of chairs and bikes for everyone. Great movie library too! We will definitely be back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome place to vacation with family

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay!! Hope to come back again soon. Ps eagles nest pizza is delicious!! Def recommend this for a great dinner while staying in the area.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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property was clean and all the needs were met.

  • 4 of 5

we had a great time. we were celebrating our 40 wedding anni. and we had a rough year and all we wanted was quiet and relaxing. we were happy

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing - Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Our family spent 10 perfect days! Weather was a little hot - then a little rain - then perfect. Air conditioning was welcoming at the beginning of the week. Cooked dinner on the fire pit all week - didn't cook inside one time. Not all places have a fire pit you can actually cook on! When we are away I want to be outside as much as possible. Nice shade trees and house had everything we needed and then some. I had a question about the area and Gary was quick to reply and took care of me right away! Nice large yard for kids and dog to play in and a swing set that the kids played on for hours while the adults relaxed. Driveway was perfect for getting our 20 foot pontoon boat in and out and plenty of parking. Ready to come back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
89 Miles
Pittsburgh International, Pittsburgh, PA
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Rt-85 - Andover - Across the Causeway in Ohio
Nearest Ferry
134 Miles
Lake Erie - Sandusky Ohio,
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Several Golf Courses in PA. & OH. within 15 Mins
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
PA Route 285
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Both Espyville and Andover have several locations.
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Pymatuning Lake Beaches on both PA. and OH. Side
Car: recommended

The Cabins/Cottages we own are all located on the PA side of Pymatuning Lake, within walking distance of the Causeway and the Lake itself.

We selected these locations because they sit in the most desired area of the lake region, with great access to all the towns, and prime to the lake itself.

When we select a Cabin/Cottage to purchase/own and rent, we always think of our end-user and what will they like and enjoy. We purchase Cabins/Cottages where we know we would want to stay, In Safe & Quiet locations; close to the Lake so you can take a walk and enjoy the sunset at night or the cool fog/dew on an early morning walk by the Lake.

Just minutes by foot from the Causeway, Marina, and the Lake, you can take a stroll any time of the day and enjoy the water, the fishing or the fresh air blowing off the lake.

Our Cabins/Cottages are modest, as a cottage should be. They are a bit rustic, but CLEAN. We work really hard to keep that country feel, back to an earlier time when life was more simple.

If your looking for a nice, clean, comfortable place, where you can kick your shoes off and just chill out, then we have the place for you...

While your at one of our cabins, make sure you go to the Spillway, and feed the fish. You should take at least 4-6 loafs of bread, and have fun watching the fish go nuts over the bread....


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $15
Refundable damage deposit $200

If you book on short notice, within 60 days of your check-in date, payment in full will be required to save your spot.

Any cancellation within 30 days of your stay will be refunded as a "CREDIT ONLY" for a future stay less 10% of the total reservation cost. We want to be extremely fair with everyone, but short-term cancellations are hard to fill, so charging 10% and giving you a Credit is Fair.

"Book it" before you loss it..... Reservations are ONLY SAVED if you pay for them via this website.. NO VERBAL HOLDS will be Honored if someone else pays for the same dates before you do.....

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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