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Classic Adirondack Camp

17 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 nights


Chestertown Cabin Rental Photos and Description

2BR 1 Bath sleeps 5

Book your relaxing, affordable summer vacation now, on one of the Adirondack's finest lakes! Friends lake has no public access, so peace and quiet is what you'll find here. Our cabin is nestled among the pine trees, just across the street from the association beach. Sit on the deck and enjoy the sounds of summer in the mountains, or sit on the beach as you watch the kids swimming in the lake. Centrally located in the Adirondacks, the cottage is only about a 20 minute drive to either the Historic Village of North Creek or Warrensburg or about 30 minutes to Lake George Village, the Painted Pony Rodeo, Six Flags Amusement Park and many other Adirondack adventures.

The cottage is roomy, comfortable and outfitted with all the basics. Recently added a new smart tv with netflix, wifi and cable service! We look forward to being your Adirondack escape for years to come!

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Rich Smith Property Manager
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 3, 2016
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based on 17 traveler reviews

Classic Adirondack Camp
average rating of 4.2941175 based on 17 reviews

We liked the campground and the people were very friendly, loved having the boats available

  • 3 of 5

Wasn't very impressed with the cabin we had when we arrived didnt seem like the cabin had been open for awhile very musty smelling, shower curtain was moldy we had to put up a new one,Tv wasn't working properly the speakers must be blown got loud and the soft!!The beds were horrible very uncomfortable,same with the sofa it smelt like animal.We found water bottles under the bed!! But Friends lake is Great would definitely use that campground again just not that cabin!!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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I was pleasantly surprised by how cooperative the rental agent was.

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was quite comfortable. It would have been nice if it was a bit closer to the lake but the lake and rowboat were great. We appreciated how quiet the road was especially at night.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really do go out of our way to insure you have a great vacation! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to having you back!
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  • 4 of 5

This 800s.f. cabin was our home for the week, and combines classic Adirondack log cabin style with enough comforts of home (microwave, modern fridge, comfy couch). The nearby lake is pristine, and we enjoyed star gazing at night.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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A rustic little cabin in the woods, a few steps walk to the lake!

  • 4 of 5

My family and I recently stayed at this little cabin for a week-long vacation. We brought with us our 1 year old, 3 year old, and cocker spaniel...and EVERYONE had a terrific time. The lake, although not really visible from the cabin, is only steps away. The kids loved the little beach area and it was shallow enough for them to splash around in. Water was clear and warm...perfect! We took advantage of the row boat and fishing poles almost every day and our 3 year old got to help Daddy catch some small fish (we released them, as they were quite small ). There is a firepit in the front of the cabin and we made a fire each night of our stay. The only drawbacks for us were the lack of a bathtub ( there is a shower)...we rinsed the kids quickly, but it was a tight squeeze...also no laundry on site. We hung all our wet belongings outside, so it wasn't a big deal. The property manager was very hospitable and even dropped off several new items for the kitchen that we definitely found useful. He was great to work with and our transaction with him was easy peasy. The people in the area are super friendly. One cabin owner brought us firewood, another couple allowed us to use their kayak one night=super friendly crowd! The cabin is definitely rustic, but we were there to enjoy the outdoors and didn't really spend much time was clean and we had everything we needed. If we could recommend something to the owner, it would be to perhaps have a hose near the back bathroom entrance to hose off feet or sandy children. Thanks for a great vacation!! We'd love to come back!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quiet cabin near the lake

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at the cabin for the Memorial Day weekend and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We decide a cabin near a lake would be an ideal location and we were not disappointed. The cabin was in a quiet location, private and easy access to local amenities if needed. The short walk to the lake and row boat to enjoy fishing on the lake. We would recommend this cabin and thanks to Rich for his hospitality.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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First time

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time, the cabin had everything we needed. The lake is less than a minutes walk away with a fantastic view. It gets freezing cold inside so make sure you come with wood or a time to get some. There's a friendly couple a short drive away that sells wood for dirt cheap, guys name is Jason. There's also a small town with a Tops close by so it was very convenient.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, we're glad you enjoyed your stay. The camp has a great wood stove, but it is a seasonal camp, no central heating system. That's why we close after Columbus week. We look forward to having you back.
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Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Friends Lake Inn
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Train
12 Miles
North Creek
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Friends Lake Inn
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Gore Mt.
Car: necessary

Great river rafting nearby on the upper Hudson River. There is a new tourist train that runs from North Creek down to Saratoga. The Friends Lake Inn has esquisit dinning and a world class wine list.


Rates & Availability

Chestertown Cabin Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

transaction fee $36
cleaners fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $350
Pet Fee $75

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100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Chestertown Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Lake View
  • Family
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • Bring your own sheets, pillows and towels, pull out couch in living room
  • Books
  • Radio
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming

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