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vacation rental close to the bay of fairhaven

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Private Pool
  • children welcome


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6-9)

This is an exceptionally comfortable property. Enjoy laying out next to the pool on the large deck or stroll down to the lake for some scenic fun. No matter what time of year you come to visit us we offer many interesting things to do, from state park beaches, to renaissance festivals, the Fair Haven Golf Course, the nature center just minutes away. In the summer months we have wine tours and delectable restaurants, and recreational activities to please all.

Looking for the home away from home? Look no further. From the comforts of sitting in the kitchen together eating to picnicking out on the deck, to strolling the scenic walkways that are all over central New York. The leaves changing is one of the most beautiful sights anyone can behold. Join us!!!!!

Keywords: Year round home with bay view. A very clean and comfortable three bedroom, half bath w/ separate shower room. Has in floor heating for heating season. Electric fireplace. Has a spiral staircase to a large upper room with floor to ceiling windows viewing yard, deck, and pool. Has plenty of parking. Two bedrooms with queen size bed, one small bedroom with full size bed, and a optional futon.

More Details

george conibear
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 29, 2017

About george conibear

Owner of West Bay Escape.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"The Girls" were awesome, and they even left my place spotless. They are more than welcome to come again. Thanks for your stay !
May 2016
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Sterling House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 9
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Queen size Beds (2) two bed rooms with 1 queen ea., Double Beds (1) one bedroom with full size bed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) One convertible queen bed in living room.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television ...
  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
boat launch ability one block away with dock


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

vacation rental close to the bay of fairhaven
average rating of 4.857143 based on 22 reviews

Beautiful Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed for the long Columbus Day weekend and we were absolutely thrilled with the accommodations! The house and surroundings were amazing! Everything was immaculate! The house is large and the furnishings are top notch. This was by far the best place my family has ever stayed! Thank you George for sharing your wonderful vacation home.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pristine Property ~ Heaven on Earth

  • 5 of 5

Love George! Love his place! This was my second stay on his property and I cannot wait to stay with him again soon!

~Jeanne Harris

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so happy my place gave you a sense of Heaven on Earth because my goal is to have a place where my guest can come to get away from it all. Look forward to your future stay. Thank you for choosing West Bay Escape !
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Great location, great property.... like home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a "Girls Getaway" in Fair Haven/Sterling, fortunate enough to find George's listing on VRBO. We had a wonderful time & look forward to visiting again, possibly in the Fall.

Highly recommend the property & George's hospitality ~

Thanks George!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderul home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

My husband, three kids (ages 9, 8, 6), and I spent part of our spring break at West Bay Escape and we loved every minute of it. George's home is beautiful and spacious. We loved playing games and watching movies in the upper room with its great views and beautiful lighting. The kitchen was well stocked and easy to use. All of the beds were very comfortable and the bedrooms were spacious. We loved that he even provided towels for us to use. He saw us out for a walk one day and stopped to chat for a bit. Our kids had a great time playing tag outside while my husband barbecued each night. We would stay here again in a heartbeat! I would bring a couple extra hot pads for cooking and the hot water pressure was a little low. Neither of which would prevent us from recommending George's home to anyone or returning again ourselves. Thank you George for your hospitality and for going the extra mile for us after our kids left a few treasures behind!

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Happily Married Here

  • 5 of 5

This was the ideal location for our wedding. The house was very clean. comfortable and accommodated our guests from the UK and USA. We loved the layout of the house with it being on two levels.. The fireplace offered both warmth and gave a soothing atmosphere. The kitchen area was a delight to use and the spacious lounge ideal for relaxing and watching TV and chatting. We were married in the Lounge on Christmas Eve 2015 and couldn't have asked for a better location. The weather was mild was mild enough for us to have photos on the beach overlooking the fabulous Lake Ontario.

George the owner was superb and made himself readily available to answer any questions during our stay.

We thoroughly recommend this property to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A wonderful vacation home, lots of great features!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation here. We had several families together, all with young kids and it was a great location. The house was really clean, everything worked and there were a ton of bonus features. We loved the pool and the poolside porch. The front patio with the grill was a really nice place to eat. The firepit was great for hanging out and making smores, there was even firewood provided. The large living room was a perfect place for everything to relax. We used the waterfront to canoe around the bay a little. Fair Haven state park was a great find, it is easy to get to and has some awesome beaches and parks. We also found a couple really neat little restaurants nearby.

Overall we had a great week. We are glad we found this place and wouldn't hesitate to visit again. Thanks George for the hospitality and service!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sterling Renaissance Festival
Main Street Wine & Spirits
Hardware Cafe and General Store
Car: recommended

Renaissance festivals.

Golf Course 3 miles away.

Ice fishing

Hundreds of miles of groomed snowmobile trails.


Rates & Availability

Sterling House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nov 1 2016 - Apr 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
Apr 2 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 10 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $60

$200.00 Security deposit required to book, rental fee due 10 days before arrival date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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