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*SPECIAL WEEKEND RATE* Charming Cottage overlooking Lake- Minutes to Klute Park

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,450 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property


Nestled in the trees, overlooking Seneca Lake, on the east side offers beautiful lake & sunset views. Private beach & boat dock. Enjoy swimming in refreshing clean water. Jump from the dock or wade from the shore. Bring your boat and tie up to the dock or rent kayaks, canoes and paddleboards from a local company that delivers them to you at the cottage. Home was originally built 1910 as a guest cottage to larger family cottage next door and over the years several additions /improvements have been added, though the vintage charm remains. Original front living room opens onto covered porch overlooking the lake, beach & dock. Larger living/dining room in the back, added later, has a wood burning fireplace & baseboard heating. Master bedroom & kitchen have baseboard heat, too. Large kitchen is well equipped with any /everything one might need to make the most elaborate meal-and/or a microwave for reheating leftovers from one of the great local winery restaurants! Spacious master bedroom with king size bed, full bathroom & second bedroom upstairs. Queen size bed and additional full bath on ground floor. Ideal location feels private & secluded yet close to so much. On the Seneca Wine trail. Watkins Glen is 10 minutes away, Ithaca and Corning 30 minute drive.

Wireless internet is provided.

Television /cable / VCR/DVD CD player.

I provide high quality sheets, plenty of pillows all encased in breathable allergen covers, blankets and decorative quilts & shams for all beds. Sheets are left folded, fresh from a professional laundry service, at the foot of each bed, so you know they are clean. 2 bath, hand towels and washcloths left for each guest. Please bring your own beach towels.

Dish soap, hand soap, paper towels, cleaning supplies, trash bags and toilet paper provided.

Various spices,oil, vinegar, condiments left but not guaranteed.

Local land phone line provided. Long distance within the US included. (Canadian/Overseas calls are not included).

More Details

Adrian Warner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017


Burdett Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Upstairs bath has toilet and sink in one room and shower/tub with separate entrance. Downstairs bath is full bath with tub /shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Bed in back living room
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , bunk in front living room- only lower bunk able to be used
  • King bed in master bedroom. Double bed in 2nd bedroom upstairs. There is a queen bed in the living room with fireplace. Bunk beds in the front room. Only bottom of the bunk is allowed to be used.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 5 beach chairs
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Boating info- Please call businesses direct to confirm prices and inventory: Reagan's Canoe & Kayak Livery Rentals 607-243-9100 Their fees also include life jackets, paddles, etc., and for a $10 delivery fee will deliver and pick-up. Their fees decline with the more days you rent. For single kayaks and canoes, it's 25/25/15, or in other words, the 1st and 2nd days are $25, and $15/day after that. For double kayaks it's 35/25/20. Book them early, they sometimes run out. Seneca Marine 607-535-6690 They rent small fishing boats, motor (cruising) boats, and pontoon boats by the hour. $45 - $65/hour, 2 hour min. They also offer boat and/or trailer storage, and use of their private boat launch. Glen Harbor Marina 607-535-2751 Rent ski or pontoon boats for $450 a day, $250 half day or weekly rate of $2000. Kayaks $ 25 per 90 min.


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Loved it x 2!

  • 5 of 5

This is the 2nd stay for my husband and I at the Cottage, and we loved it even more this time.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Quality in the details

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 2 parents and 2 college aged children. In our stay we found the cottage to be welcoming, clean and comfortable. The sheets, towels and soaps provided were of good quality. We got the sense that the owener cared about how pleasant our stay was. There is a good view of the lake from the porch of the house and the dock is easy to get to and private. The wi-fi was good enough to stream movies on laptops and play games. We would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazingly charming spot on a Seneca Lake

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent 4 days late into summer in Adrian's lovely family cottage. The wraparound windows in many of the rooms made us feel like we were camping in the woods, and the sound of the tree frogs, crickets and hooting owls at night gave us some of the best rest and sleep we've had in years. An amazingly peaceful spot, with a fantastic view of and beach right on the lake. The cottage has a rustic feel, but is comfortable, cozy and made us feel like we were spending time at a much loved family heirloom. The fact we could stay here with our two small dogs, made the stay even more amazing. They loved sniffing out the beach and woods.

Thanks so much for letting us share this amazing jewel of a place!

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Magical, Peaceful and Everything We Hoped For!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent a week at the lovely cottage on Seneca Lake. Our stay was restful, gorgeous, and the cottage was everything we hoped it would be. Adrian was prompt, professional and fantastic to communicate with. Words can't really express how magical a place this is. The house itself was cozy and felt like home to us for the short time we were there. So great to sit out on the porch and just watch the sunset, which we did every night while eating dinner. My husband is from the Fingerlakes region and even he was impressed! Great location for those wanting to explore the region (and the lovely wines therein). We had perfect weather for our stay. It was hot, so the added pleasure of being able to jump off the dock and go canoeing every morning was wonderful. The company Adrian recommend regarding the canoe rental was great (Regan's). We highly, highly recommend brunch, lunch or dinner at the Stonecate Cafe in Hector, which is very close to the cottage. We would highly recommend the cottage to anyone (friends family and those we don't know!). Expect, don't take our week...we are coming back! :)

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kintnersville, PA, USA

Peaceful seclusion

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a peaceful secluded cottage way back in the woods, look no further! As you drive down the nearly half mile drive through beautiful woods full of deer and chipmunks, you can feel the stress melt away. The cottage itself is unique, nicely decorated, and comfortable. It might not be for everyone, but we like unique! It is pet friendly, and our dogs loved spending the week trying in vain to catch chipmunks. Unfortunately the weather was pretty awful the whole week we were there, but we hiked anyway, just didn't make a lot of use of the dock. That's always a risk for any vacation, no fault of the cottage. Adrian was very quick to respond to all questions, and our deposit was returned promptly. Thanks for everything!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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A very peaceful cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was very peaceful and well maintained with every convenience you need for a relaxing vacation. Adrian was very helpful and responded quickly when we had questions. We have already made plans to return next year. I would highly recommend this cottage for your next vacation.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Elmira/corning or Ithaca
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Watkins Glen
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Burdett Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season
Jun 17 2017 - Sep 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
Seneca Swim
Aug 17 2017 - Aug 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Fall Season
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Pet Fee $150

Will consider less than full weeks but nightly rate will be higher.

Peak season needs start or end with normal Sunday change over day

$125. cleaning fee and 4% tax added to rental rates refundable security deposit $200 to hold bookings.
Pets welcome with $150 pet fee and additional refundable deposit ($100).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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