Lakefront Cottage in Connecticut -- Summer at the Lake(15 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:Contact owner
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)
Two bedrooms, one bath, full kitchen, open living room and dining area. There is a large deck which overlooks the lake and faces west for beautiful sunsets. Lay in the HAMMOCK underneath shade trees overlooking the lake. Enjoy the outdoor fire pit for CAMPFIRES in the evening. HIGH SPEED WIRELESS INTERNET ACCESS and FREE US Long Distance Phone calls.
Located in historic Ashford, Connecticut which is halfway between New York and Boston -- a truly New England Experience. Easy commute to Hartford, Boston, NY or University of Connecticut in Storrs, Mansfield, CT. Just 1.2 miles off I-84, it's a breeze to find, not a long drive.
Ashford is adjacent to Storrs, Mansfield, Putnam, Pomfret and Woodstock. It is one of 35 small New England towns located with in the northeastern area of Connecticut which is known as "The Quiet Corner." The rural character of the area is defined by the several river systems and the rolling hills that surround them. The area has historic sites, town greens, orchards, maple sugar houses, museums, antique shops and local diners and restaurants.
** Drive Scenic Route 169, one of the first highways with the designation in the US.
** Visit Putnam, the antique capital of New England, with over 300 antique shops and marketplaces on every street. Woodstock has lovely gift shops, gardening centers and coffee houses. Pomfret's General Stores take you back to the 1800's.
After touring the small towns and browsing antique shops come home to Lake Chaffee Getaway to relax on the deck and swim in the cool water of Lake Chaffee.
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Member since: 2005
- Vacation Rental
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5
- Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Linens Provided
- Parking Off Street
- Wireless Internet
- Cooking Utensils
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
Summer Weekly Rates: $995.00/wk Summer Weeks are normally Sunday to Sunday. Spring/Fall Weekend Rates: $400.00 Normally Friday 4PM to Sunday 10AM Payment in full is required with booking. A refundable Damage Deposit of $250.00 is required. Cancellation Policy: When we book your wk, we tell others that it Is no longer available, so all bookings are non-refundable; however, you can Find a substitute for yourself if you must cancel. We suggest to all guests That they purchase trip insurance to cover any loss if their plans change.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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University of Connecticut, Animal Barns, Drive-in Movies (!), Fall Foliage Viewing, Country Fairs, Woodstock Fairgrounds, Native American Festivals, Pequot Museum, Mohegan Sun Casino & Women's WNBA BasketBall, Foxwoods Casino, Old Sturbridge Village, Connecticut Shoreline with seafood restaurants, Good home-cooking at area restaurants and diners, Sunday Brunch at 'Nita's' for the best home-made muffins in the county, Antiquing in Putnam, music in evening at Vanilla Bean Cafe, Mansfield Community fitness Center has full fitness center, pool and running track, Northeast CT offers something for everyone
Cottage directly on the lakefront with this magnificent view!
Comfortable livingroom opens to cozy dining area.
Complete with New England style, pine bookcases.
Cozy breakfast nook with lake view.
Second bedroom with 2 twin beds.
Screened in gazebo and hammock for relaxing while viewing the beauty of the lake
Sit on the dock and watch the kids swim...great swimming lakefront location!
Livingroom with cable TV, highspeed internet and lakeview.
Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher.
Queensize bedroom with luxury linens.
Lakefront Cottage -- typical 'New England'
Great fun on the lake!
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Wednesday, January 04, 2017
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