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Beautiful Hunting Lodge on 250 Private Acres

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

- 2 bedrooms and loft, sleeps up to 10, 1.5 bath

Located on 250 acres in tranquil Northeast Connecticut, Markover is a private upland bird hunting preserve in the fall and winter, but in the spring and summer it is available for family enjoyment. The new 1300 sf post and beam lodge sleeps up to 10 people (4 in the loft), has a full kitchen, a massive stone fireplace and bar in the comfortable great room, the two covered porches with rockers allow enjoyment of sunrises and sunsets. Hiking and mountain biking trails transverse the property and the spring fed pond provides fishing, canoeing, and swimming for all family members, including the pets. Only 2 miles from Rt 395, the casinos are 30 minutes away, antiquing in Putnam is 10 minutes away, Old Sturbridge Village is 30 minutes away, Mystic Seaport is 40 minutes away. Enjoy the Woodstock and Brooklyn Fairs in late summer.


Owner
Kevin Olsen
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
August 7, 2017

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Amenities

Killingly Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom - 3 twin/ single
    Loft - 4 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Boat
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • coin laundry
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
You may also enjoy the canoe and boat.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
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Awesome Place

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is beautiful. All the comforts of home in the middle of a private wooded setting. Took my son to get away for a weekend to some fishing and rest and relaxation. Kevin was a pleasure to deal with. Definitely coming back!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We had a guys' weekend here and we couldn't have been happier with the location, the cabin and all of its amenities and the kindness of the owner. The price was more than reasonable for the amount of land at your doorstep and the space provided. There were 11 of us total, and the extra fella really enjoyed the comfy couch. This place really does have it all. Hoping to go back soon!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome! Great place to bring the family

  • 5 of 5

Pictures do not do this this place justice! The lodge is beautiful and has everything you might need. The is plenty of land for the kids to play on and the lake is beautiful! My family and I have been lucky enough to stay there twice and have enjoyed every moment!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Outstanding for Families

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the lodge for 3 weeks this summer with our 2 boys and absolutely loved it. There are hiking and biking trails, a lake for fishing, boating and swimming and the lodge is set way off the road so it is perfectly safe. The lodge is equipped with everything you need and we were super comfortable throughout our stay. There are several outdoor picnic tables for hosting larger groups and the porch as some great gliding chairs. The owner is very helpful. We are returning for a month next summer and are looking forward to another stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful place to stay!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time staying at the Lodge. The inside is rustic and beautiful and has everything you need (just bring washcloths/hand towels). The pond was great for my dogs to swim in and we had fun paddling around in the canoes. Supermarket/Target/Gas...all kind of stores are just 10 minutes away. Sushi place was delicious. Kevin is a great host - promptly answers the phone for any questions you might have. Plan to stay there again next summer. Definitely a place for peace and quiet!!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

PEACEFUL, PRIVATE, PLEASURABLE

  • 5 of 5

The pics does not do this place justice. You have to see it to believe it. The property is exclusively private(1/4 mile off quiet road). You cannot hear or see any cars passing(you will doubt you are so close to everything i.e. target, dunkin donuts, burger king, grocery stores, cvs, shopping complex with restaurants-seriously, all just 5-7 mins from property)-lake is great and for your personal use only (no other people use it). Beautiful lawn around 2/3 of the lake(great for picnic and lots of space for games). Fishing, swimming and rowing around is great fun. Numerous hiking trails available(don't get lost-alot of land). Owners are awesome and very accomodating based on your needs. We have left NY-Brooklyn to go there 3 times in the last 15 months. GREAT if PRIVATE vacation is what you are looking for.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Full payment in the form of Personal Check to be provided at the time of Check in, Check in information will be provided when booking is confirmed.
We get many inquires from people from Florida asking about long term stays in the summer. It is the perfect place for family gatherings, but quiet and relaxing when they leave. We will give you 4 weeks for the cost of 3, but please contact us early to reserve your dates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.