HISTORIC VACATION RENTAL HOME ON LAKE FLOWER IN SARANAC LAKE

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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
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HISTORIC VACATION RENTAL HOME ON LAKE FLOWER IN SARANAC LAKE

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House, 3 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 7-9)

McKenzie View is a lovingly restored historic home on Lake Flower in the village of Saranac Lake in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains. The house retains original family furnishings and antiques and is heated and available year round.

Relax in a large but cozy living room with a wood burning fireplace and a splendid view of lake and mountains. Test your culinary skills in a roomy, fully equipped kitchen. Adjacent to the kitchen is a sun-filled breakfast room and a formal dining room that seats eight.

Wake up to the sunrise over the lake and mountains in a queen-sized bed in the master suite with a twin bed in an adjoining room. Two other bedrooms have double beds. Two twin beds are available in the quiet second floor porch that backs a wooded hillside. There is a full bath with shower on the second floor, a full bath with claw-foot tub on the third floor, and a half bath on the first floor.

Just minutes from Lake Placid and Olympic sites, and twenty miles from Whiteface Mountain, the village retains much of its historic charm, with its numerous cure cottages, active Main Street, and century-old traditions such as the Winter Carnival in February. Main Street is a five-minute walk along the lake from the house.

The Visitors Interpretative Center in nearby Paul Smiths, the Wild Center in Tupper Lake, and the Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake provide opportunities to learn more about the Adirondacks. Annual events in the region include the Ironman Triathlon, Empire State Games, the I Love New York horse shows, Lake Placid Film Forum, and Plein Air Art Fesitval.

The third-generation owner has a graduate degree in building conservation from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and is lovingly preserving the century-old house. Enjoy your stay on a historic street lined with many other lovely older homes. We are sure you will enjoy the house and region as much the Roberson family has!

Keywords: historic, antique, Adirondacks, lakefront, waterfront

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
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My father was raised in this home, which has been in our family for nine decades, and I spent every summer here as a child, nourishing my life-long love of the Adirondacks. It was always my desire to live in the house one day, and vacation rentals allow me to share this lovely home with others while defraying expenses. My father, of course, is thrilled that I have acquired the home and am actively restoring it, bit by bit. Architectural and artistic skills seem to run in my family's blood: my great-uncle was the prominent Adirondack architect William Distin, my cousin is an architectural project manager, my great-grandfather and brother are professional photographers, and my undergraduate degree is in painting and drawing. My graduate degree in building conservation from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has fostered enduring connections in the preservation community and I have come to love Saranac Lake as my second home. Combined with my first graduate degree in library science, guests appreciate the fine library of local authors, fiction, and Adirondack literature. The kitchen may be my favorite room: spacious yet warm in its antiquity, I know you'll enjoy preparing meals for your family as much as I have.

The Owner purchased this house in 1982

This home has been in my family for over 90 years, and it was only natural for me to want to preserve the family connection to the Adirondacks. Saranac Lake continues to be a vibrant community of involved citizens and has become an arts mecca in the Adirondacks.

The house is a mere five-minute walk to Main Street and a short drive to many outdoor and cultural activities.

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Saranac Lake airport
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
NYS Routes 3 and 86
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Lake Clear
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Main Street
Nearest Ski
19 Miles
Whiteface
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Saranac Lake Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Many restaurants in village
Car: recommended

Speed skating, figure skating, horse shows, and rugby tournaments in region

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Availability & Rates

Saranac Lake House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Base Rate
$300
$1,400
2 nights
 
 
Summer
Jul 1 - Sep 2
$375
$2,100
3 nights
 
 
Christmas-New Year's
Dec 21 - Jan 2
$375
$2,100
3 nights
 
 
Winter Carnival
Jan 31 - Feb 9
$375
$2,100
3 nights
 
 
Presidents Week
Feb 14 - Feb 23
$375
$2,100
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees And Taxes Cleaning fee $150.00
Refundable security deposit $500.00
Half of rental fee to hold reservation--this is NON-REFUNDABLE
Balance due 2 weeks prior to rental date
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Amenities

Saranac Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Village ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Free Long Distance
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Telephone ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Free Local Calls
  • Printer
  • Alarm Clock
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Backpack
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Stove
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Dining Room
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (2) Antique beds, Twin or Single Beds (4) 2 twin beds on unheated 2nd floor porch facing woods--beautiful!, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Queen Size Double High Air Bed Double Size Air Bed
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Library ...
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Boat Dock
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Yard
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Porch Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • theme parks
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • cinemas
  • zoo
  • museums
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • sight seeing
  • miniature golf
  • horseback riding
  • wildlife viewing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • equestrian events
  • mountaineering
  • spelunking
  • hiking
  • skiing
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • swimming
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • rafting
  • tennis
  • cross country skiing
  • snowboarding
  • kayaking
  • basketball court
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • wind-surfing
  • golf
  • rock climbing
  • mountain biking
Notes:
Books, games, antiques, screened porch, dining room, dock, swimming, boat slip
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