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Lake Champlain waterfront bungalow on 1.5 acres

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,150 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 30 nights


About the property

2.5 bedrooms, 2 full baths, sleeps 5 plus

Quiet lakeside bungalow with 113' lakefront. View Vermont sunrises and Green Mountains out the front, and beautiful Adirondack sunsets from the back of property. Newly furnished. Sloping 1.5 acre mowed lot. Huge screened-in porch overlooking lake. 10 minutes from downtown Plattsburgh, NY, about an hour to Montreal, and less than 1 hour to Burlington, VT.

Property Manager
Steven Herberg
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2017


Plattsburgh House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1150 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Lake
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet , Master suite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Ground Floor
  • Ground floor bath beautifully remodeled with granite and marble. Jetted tub with overhead shower.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
  • Large master suite on 2nd floor with full private bath. Second bedroom has double bed, while third has roll-out single. Hammock on screened-in porch yields cool breezes and soothing sounds of the lake.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming


3.8/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Lake Champlain waterfront bungalow on 1.5 acres
average rating of 3.8 based on 5 reviews

Home Away from Home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week each of the last couple summers. It is exactly what we hoped for. Quiet setting, fantastic views and private access to the lake. The kitchen and bath are brand new in marble and granite, including a jacuzzi tub. Owners are on site, but property is large so you only see them if you need them. It was great they allowed pets so we didn't have to pay for boarding. A good overall experience.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 1 of 5

As stated in other reviews, the view of the lake is amazing, and the location ideal. The house from the outside is inviting and very typical of upstate lake homes. The kitchen and bathroom downstairs has been updated and very modern. Beyond that, the home needs updating badly. There are holes in the screens, bugs in the window tracks, stained carpets. The 2 couches in the living room were worn and covered with throws and hard to get out of once you sat down. The tv was old and not digital. There was wireless internet however the only place it worked was in the kitchen near the window. Yes the place is air-conditioned but for the first 6 days did not work. It was replaced during our stay. The front porch has plenty of seating but the chairs were water-stained and dirty. The queen size bed upstairs was comfortable but the full size bed downstairs was hard and uncomfortable. There was a musty smell once the windows were closed and the basement fan was turned off. The owner/operator lives on the property and both he and his wife seemed very nice, but unaware of what is expected when families are renting. We ended our stay 1 week early do to personal issues and the disappointment in the condition of the rental. After 10 years of rentals around the country with Homeaway and VRBO this is the first negative review I have entered.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: In six years of renting my future retirement home, I've never received such criticism. This guy reserved 2 weeks and spent the entire 1st week documenting anything he could find that wasn't perfect - then used it to reduce fees for the week and weasel out of week two, costing me over $1,000. The TV has been replaced, the screens fixed, the porch furniture replaced or repainted, and everyone uses the WiFi without difficulty. This was a nice camp on the lake - gorgeous location and views - converted to a home in the 1970's. It is not the Ritz-Carlton, and at any time there may be repairs in process. I have had, and continue to have, many renters returning each year. Try it, you'll like it!
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Beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing view of the lake! The house has everything you need - brand new bathrooms, kitchen and all the appliances. Friendly and helpful owner. Would recommend to anyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very Pleasant!

  • 5 of 5

My family spend the 2011 Labor day holiday in the property. We went there a week after the hurricane Irene. Because of that the public beaches were closed earlier by the municipality, so we could not enjoy them. The beach is close to the property, about 5 min. drive.

The house is clean, well maintained with renovated kitchen and master bath. It has everything a family would need to have a nice vacation.

Sitting on the porch allows gorgeous views towards the lake and a pretty yard. The surroundings are very quiet. The road in front of the house has little traffic and with its scenic views is a good place to enjoy jogging, walking or a bicycle. The ferry terminal to Vermont is about a half a mile from the house.

In our opinion, the Cumberland head peninsula is one of the best options to stay in Plattsburgh.

As a whole, we enjoyed a very pleasant week.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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No Beach

  • 3 of 5

Stayed here for a week in August 2008 - no beach, despite owner's assertion that there would be by August. Huge rocks are the shoreline. Extremely steep steps lead to the water which is about 3+ feet upon entrance.

House was well appointed and furnished, nice view of lake from the porch and nice lawn around the house itself. Owner lives up over the garage. If you sit by the lake, which is across the street, it will be on a steep bank and not safe for children.

Very quiet area, nice road to walk by the lake though narrow with no shoulder; close to the ferry to Vermont.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You should have seen the beach this (2012) year!! Lake levels vary from year to year, and late summer usually reveals ample beach for lawn furniture.
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Plattsburgh, NY
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Grand Isle Ferry to VT
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Bluff Point
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Interstate 95, Exit 39
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Cumberland Head Sate Park
Car: recommended

Plattsburgh is a hotbed of summer activity for a small, lakefront community - or enjoy the serenity on 1.5 acres. Horse shows, concerts, sailboat races, and fishing tournaments are found close by. More activities and bigger-city amenities are near: Montreal about an hour, Burlington, VT about 50 minutes.


Rates & Availability

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Base Rate
7 night minimum stay
Sep 1 - May 30
30 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

$250 deposit required with reservation

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