Vintage, Retro Adirondack Cabin - Waterfront, Peaceful - Open Spring/Summer/Fall(0 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
2 bedroom + loft cabin with great Adirondack sunset views of scenic Kiwassa Lake
Charming, vintage Adirondack cabin built mid-century by hand and kept authentic on purpose. The cabin has been kept in it's original state with minor modifications, only to upgrade comforts. Cabin has electricity and of course hot/cold running water but it also has a cozy Adirondack set of gas lights that give the cabin a unique charm and romanticism. If you've ever wanted to experience an authentic Adirondack cabin, this is your place.
This pet friendly Adirondack Cabin rental is located on Kiwassa Outlet, which is part of the Saranac Chain of Lakes. The cabin is just 3 miles from Saranac Lake and has a view of Kiwassa Lake from the spacious wraparound deck from which you can rest, relax and take in the views. 2 bedrooms with private loft and 1 bathroom. Depending on sleeping arrangements, the cabin has a maximum occupancy for 6-8 guests.
The Convenient Kitchen has a door which leads to the outdoor deck with picnic table. The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove/oven, refrigerator, coffeemaker, toaster, sink, cooking utensils, flatware and dishes (service for 9).
The Living Room has two picture windows facing the front of the cabin with a futon, electric monitor heater, wood burning stove, dresser and view of the water. The adjoining dining area has a large table with chairs.
The Two Bedrooms and Loft the bedrooms have a double bed and the loft is a platform with two double mattresses. All beds have mattress covers and pillows (you'll need to bring your own linens, blankets & towels).
The Bathroom has a toilet, sink and shower stall. This Adirondack cabin also has an outhouse that can be used as a 'second bathroom'.
Linens, cleaning, etc…
Cabin is a housekeeping cabin rental which means there is no maid service. Guests bring their own linens, towels, blankets, etc.
Cabin is a housekeeping cabin rental which means guests must leave the cabin as they found it, otherwise the security deposit will be forfeited.
Member since: 2011
Great place for kids if they want to enjoy the outdoors and are adventurers. There's fishing, hiking, boating, etc accessible with the rental. There are no TVs or Internet in the cabin but there is WiFi a short distance away, within walking distance, to the owner's home (through the woods), which has picnic tables. Guests are able to use the Wi-Fi there. ...moreless
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- The Two Bedrooms and Loft - the bedrooms have a double bed and the loft is a platform with two double mattresses. All beds have mattress covers and pillows (you'll need to bring your own linens, blankets & towels). Linens, cleaning, etc… Camp Anne is a housekeeping cabin rental which means there is no maid service. Guests bring their own linens, towels, blankets, etc. Flying in? Linens may be available - please inquire if you need this service. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- BOATING ON & AROUND KIWASSA LAKE Saranac Chain of Lakes From the cabin, you are able to travel from Kiwassa Lake, by boat, to the Village of Saranac Lake, via the Saranac Lake Chain of Lakes. The popular Adirondack route from Kiwassa Lake takes you through Oseetah Lake into the Village of Saranac Lake where the Saranac River begins. You may also enjoy a waterway trip 40 miles through scenic Adirondack lakes, ponds, rivers, streams and go through New York State lock systems into the Adirondack State Preserve. On-Site Boat Rentals Boat rentals may be available during your stay but it is best to reserve early as we cannot guarantee availability. We offer canoes, kayaks and rowboats with or without motors....moreless
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
There isn't Internet in the cabin but there is WiFi a short distance away, within walking distance, to the owner's home (through woods), which has picnic tables. Guests are able to use WiFi there....moreless
- Wood Stove
The Convenient Kitchen has a door which leads to the outdoor deck with picnic table. The kitchen is fully equipped - stove/oven, refrigerator, coffeemaker, toaster, sink, cooking utensils, flatware...moreless
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $50
- Tax Rate 13%
REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT OF $250 DUE AT CHECK-IN
It is refundable provided guests leave cabin as they found it. Cabin is a housekeeping cabin which means there is no maid service. It is clean upon arrival and guests are asked to leave it as such.
PET IS WELCOME
One well-behaved pet is welcome in the cabin. A non-refundable pet fee applies of $50/week per pet. Advance notification required or reservation may be considered void upon arrival. Guests must read/agree to the owners pet policy: http://adirondackcabin.com/pet_policy.html
13% Taxes are Required, as follows -
5% Franklin County Occupancy Tax (charged on rentals less than 29 days)
8% Sales Tax
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Local Adirondack Hike
There are 46 High Peaks in the Adirondack Mountain region with many experienced hikers earning the designation of an 'Adirondack 46er'. If you're looking for a simpler, local hike, Mt. Baker may be a good start depending on your physical condition. Approximately 1 mile up and 1 mile down, the base is minutes from the cabins and the summit offers views of the Village.
From and on Kiwassa Lake in the Adirondacks, fish for Northern pike, trout, bass, perch, whitefish and panfish. Whether you prefer fishing the waters of summer or the sub-zero ice that has formed mid-winter, Kiwassa Lake offers some of the best fishing in the Adirondacks. ESPN has also held its Great Outdoor Games Bass Fishing Tournament on the Saranac Chain of Lakes!
The Adirondacks is a destination for birders regardless of the season.
This unique attraction in downtown Saranac Lake is a testament to the small town atmosphere of Saranac Lake. Built with donations, on the backs of volunteers, riders can choose from 18 Adirondack wildlife figures and a Chris Craft style chariot.
Children's Story Hours
Saranac Lake Library
Lake Placid Library
Bookstore Plus, Lake Placid
The Wild Center
Created with children in mind, the Wild Center is an Adirondack experience that you won't want to miss. Hands-on exhibits that play music, make clouds, blow snow, etc… There are even secret exhibits that only children will see.
Located in Blue Mountain Lake, about an hour and a half from Saranac Lake, the Adirondack Museum has activities and exhibits for all ages.
Whiteface Mountain & Chair Lift - Whiteface Mountain offers a ski mountain in the winter as well as a gondola ride in other seasons, as weather permits. On the other side of the mountain, you can also drive up to a castle at the summit on the Memorial Highway.
Other Local Attractions
Village of Saranac Lake
Lake Placid Village
Six Nations Indian Museum
NY State Fish Hatchery
Santa's Workshop at the North Pole
Year Purchased: 1992
About the owner: We own several properties in the area and this cabin is one of our favorites. We have lived in the Adirondacks since 1991 but have been part-time residents since the 1960s. We even attended the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid! We can offer suggestions for activities unless you simply want to rest and relax in the cabin.
Why the Owner Chose Saranac Lake, NY, USA:
his is the most scenic area in the east! It is an easy place to rest, relax and enjoy life at a slower pace. Kiwassa Lake is an idyllic and quiet lake and most guests return year after year to get away from the hustle and bustle of a faster pace. The cabin offers a wonderful deck with Adirondack chairs that allow guests to put their feet up, read a book and soak up the view of the lake. As night falls, the fire pit on site allows for an outdoor ambiance like none other. Often guests will take in a sighting of our lake loon and its beautiful calls. Other guests have said they have seen eagles, deer, fish jumping, wild types of birds, etc…
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Our property is a dream come true. While there , guests enjoy bird watching, reading and traveling by boat to the nearby Village of Saranac Lake. Often guests will take in a sighting of the lake's loon and its beautiful calls. Other guests have said they have seen eagles, deer, fish jumping, wild types of birds, etc…
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Authentic vintage / retro Adirondack cabin
Interior living area with authentic amenities and original knotty pine
Interior cabin with ladder accessible to the loft - kids love this cabin
Retro kitchen with original knotty pine, gas cooking stove + wood stove for heat
Top of ladder leading to loft
Gorgeous summer sunset on Kiwassa Lake
View of Kiwassa Lake from the deck
Cute dining area
Loft with two doubles
Cabin guest showing off his catch from the lake
Cabin guest showing off his catch from the lake
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Tuesday, May 23, 2017
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