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Beautifully Restored Farmhouse On Lake Champlain

Bedrooms 5
Space 3,612 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, 225 ft Of Private Beachfront With Mountain Views

Enjoy Lake Champlain and the Burlington area while staying in this beautifully restored 1920’s farmhouse. The house offers breathtaking views of Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains. This lake front home has 225 feet of private beach front, perfect for kayaking, sailing, and swimming, fishing, or just lounging around in the sun. LL Bean loved the property so much that they featured it in their November, 2016 winter catalog. The water access is very shallow and perfect for children and people of all ages to enter and exit. House includes a floating swim raft, boat mooring, a two person kayak, and a one person kayak and lots of other 'toys' including badminton/volleyball equipment, horseshoes, tetherball, golf clubs, baseball gloves, soccer balls, football, rugby ball and other sports equipment. We also feature a fire pit for roasting marshmallows or just relaxing in front of the fire.

This farmhouse features five bedrooms. The open concept living room, dining area and kitchen is well set up for family gatherings and guests of all ages! The farmhouse stretches 3 floors and houses its 5 Bedrooms on the top 2 levels of the home offering lots of privacy and space to get away from each other if you want to!

There is large deck overlooking the lake - lounge chairs, tables and chair sets are available for your relaxation. Lay back in your lounge chair while watching the sunset over the Adirondack Mountains.

The first floor has a three season room with a wall of windows facing the lake and has a large dining room table where you can enjoy your meals while taking in the view. There is also a lakeside deck and patio with perennial gardens. The kitchen has been recently renovated with top quality modern appliances and soap stone counters. The living room features a working fireplace while the den has a propane stove that keeps you toasty when the weather cools. There are 3 full recently renovated bathrooms. The first floor bath is great for when the kids come in from the lake, featuring a shower and adjacent laundry room. The second floor contains 4 bedrooms and one full bath. The front bedroom has twin beds and overlooks the lake, bedroom 2 is cozy with a brass double bed, bedroom 3 has bunk beds for the kids and the 4th bedroom features a queen bed. The master suite located on the third floor features a sitting room with a day bed, a king size bed. The adjacent bath contains a claw tub as well as a separate shower room. Lake and mountain views can be seen from all bedrooms.

More Details

Susan Orr
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 18, 2017


Grand Isle Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3612 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 16 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1st Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower
    2nd Floor Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    3rd Floor Master Suite Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Claw tub
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • 2nd Floor Green Room - 2 twin/ single , Contains bunk beds
    2nd Floor Yellow Room - 1 queen
    2nd Floor White Room - 2 twin/ single , Overlooks the lake and Adirondack Mountains.
    2nd Floor Blue Room - 1 double , Antique brass bed.
    3rd Floor Master Bedroom Suite - 1 king , Adjacent private full bathroom and sitting room with day bed
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
Contains 225 ft of shale beach. 2 Moorings: 1 with raft attached and the other for boat (if needed). Volleyball/badminton net Tetherball Fire Pit Tetherball court 2 adult and 1 kid set of golf clubs Horseshoes Baseball gloves Soccer balls, football and rugby ball Fire pit Concrete dock.


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Beautifully Restored Farmhouse On Lake Champlain
average rating of 4.7826085 based on 23 reviews
Memphis TN

Perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Seven of my high school girlfriends & I just spent a week in this gorgeous farmhouse--it was absolutely fabulous! Roomy, nicely decorated, well equipped, & right on beautiful Lake Champlain! We did day trips to Stowe, Burlington, Montepelier & Montreal, then back home for wine & beautiful sunsets. Couldn't have been any better!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A terrific home for our three generation family gathering. The best provisioned rental home ever-- i

  • 5 of 5

We took full advantage of the lake for swimming, fishing, and boating. Did a lot of bike riding and walking.

Dinners were s treat and to be able to gather our group of twelve in one room was terrific.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property and lovely people to deal with.

  • 5 of 5

Great entertaining house. So relaxing. Don't hesitate to book-you won't be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Nice Home, "Beach" Underwater, Security Desposit Stolen

  • 1 of 5

Very nice home, although the "beach" was totally underwater and the stairs to the "beach"/water were not accessible. Very small TV with spotty cable. I left the home in great condition, and my "refundable damage deposit" was not given back to me. Although there was no damage, I didn't get the deposit back because the floors were "sticky" and the outside deck had dirt on it - it rained for 3 days! If you don't care about your security deposit or having the beach - rent this place. Otherwise, there may be better options.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The house and location is more than expected. Plenty of sleeping space, beautiful large property.

  • 5 of 5

My adult family and a few friends stayed at this spacious, clean, and well maintained house.

The large, bright, and airy sunroom which overlooked the lake, was our favorite room and ate all of our meals there.

Coffee on the deck in the mornings and enjoying the beautiful sunsets in the evenings were a daily ritual. We watched an intense thunder and lightning storm come across the lake from NY.

The description of the house itself and the amenities were more than expected.

The garage was full of lawn games which we took full advantage of. Much time was spent having 'corn hole' and 'tetherball' compititions.

The location is exellent. We visited Burlington, took the ferry to Plattsburgh to watch a semi- pro baseball game, and a 1 1/2 hour drive to Montreal.

We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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First Class

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house as a place for family and friends to stay before, during and after our daughter's wedding. Everything that is shown in the listing is there and even better in real life. The wow factor of this property hits you as soon as you turn into the driveway. The location is right on the lake, the grounds and gardens are lovely and the house is incredible. The house is tastefully and efficiently decorated and furnished; everything you need for your stay is there - from kitchen appliances and utensils to linens, towels and paper goods. The outside deck with the lake just below was our favorite go to spot for morning coffee as well as dinner and wine with friends. The sunroom saved the day for the rehearsal dinner, which was initially planned for outside, when stormy weather began. We set up tables to accommodate all 30 guests and the celebration continued without a hitch. The raised entry way with the double doors served as a perfect entrance for the guests of honor as well as a stage for speeches and toasts. The night before the wedding we had all of the bridesmaids and bride staying with us. The five bedrooms and three bathrooms made it the perfect place for all of us to get ready for the wedding. This rental was so turnkey that we were able to relax and enjoy a Vermont staycation and put our worries and concerns aside to celebrate the beautiful wedding weekend of our children and the goodwill of the family and friends that care deeply about them.

The owner is very easy to work with and her maintenance people are friendly, helpful and readily available.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Burlington International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
McKee's Island Pub & Pizza
Nearest Ferry
0.3 Miles
Grand Isle, VT to Plattsburgh, NY Ferry
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Apple Island Resort: Golf Club
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Essex Junction Amtrack
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Route 2 (2 miles) and Interstate 89
Nearest Restaurant
3.8 Miles
Blue Paddle Bistro
Nearest Ski
47 Miles
Smuggler's Notch Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
Property Includes 225 ft of private beach
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Grand Isle Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
Nov 30 2017 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
Apr 1 2018 - Jun 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
St. Michael's Graduation
May 11 2018 - May 15 2018
5 night minimum stay
Flat fee
UVM Graduation
May 18 2018 - May 22 2018
5 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Jun 23 2018 - Sep 3 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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