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Perfect Spring/ Summer Mountain Retreat By Lake George near beach & boat launch

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

About the property

2 Bedroom Mountainside Retreat With All The Amenities Of Home.

Now is the perfect time to hike and kayak in the Lake George Region. Minutes from the northern part of Lake George, this lovely modernized cabin sits on a wooded mountain side across from a babbling brook. Since we are located a few minutes from Lake George, we provide 3 single person kayaks for those people who would like to venture out on the lake. This house is about 20 minutes from Bolton Landing, which is a quaint town filled with boutiques and restaurants. Ten minutes from the house is the town, Ticonderoga, where the famous fort from the French and Indian War is located. Lake George Village is about 40 minutes south of the house. Hiking trails abound everywhere in and around our area. Waterfalls are numerous too. Perfect for families since we are about 45 minutes north of Six Flags. In the summer, the park has a water park section. Rutland, Vermont is an hour away.

The house has wooden siding and a large wrap around porch with glass railings. It sits on a mountain side across from a rushing brook. The kitchen is modern with a corian counter top, flat surface top stove, and oven. There is a small dining area that can fit about 5 people. The living room has a beautiful ceiling to floor blue slate stone fireplace with wooden floors, furnished by a Natuzzi black leather love seat and couch. This room has a ceiling fan with a remote to control the speeds. A spiral staircase leads to the master bedroom. The master bedroom has a king size bed and a ceil fan. There is an air-conditioning unit in that room. A private outside door from the master bedroom leads to a small landing and set of stairs for an additional entrance. The second bedroom has a bunk bed with a double bed on the bottom and a single bed above it. It is outfitted with a DVD and TV. The bathroom has a slate floor with a pebble tiled walk in shower. There is a large rectangular sink with a black granite counter top, mahogany ceiling with matching mahogany framed mirror and vanity. If you leave the windows open you will have a babbling brook sound all day long. The house is pretty secluded and quiet. There are neighbors up the street.

Once you stay, you'll want to return. A little piece of heaven and serenity.

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Owner
Mike and Janice Jeffries
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 10, 2017

About Mike and Janice Jeffries

Mike is a construction salesman and his wife Janice is an elementary school teacher. They have one daughter.

Why Mike and Janice Jeffries chose Lake George Area

This house is a tranquil getaway that is centrally located in the Adirondacks. It's a short drive to restaurants and Lake George. Hiking trails are everywhere. Children can play in the babbling brook across the street. Adventurous mountain climbing and repelling are in Lake Placid about an 1hr and 15 minutes away. There are old train rides that can take you to Saratoga Springs (known for their horse racing) for the day.

What makes this cabin unique

You will love the porch with its glass railings, the floor to ceiling fireplace, and the grooved wooden floors that look rustic but are new. The sound of the babbling brook will complete this very peaceful retreat.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Perfect Spring/ Summer Mountain Retreat By Lake George near beach & boat launch
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 11 reviews
5

WONDERFUL, right from the start! Soon as we pulled in the driveway our mouths dropped... From the h

  • 5 of 5

WONDERFUL, right from the start!

Soon as we pulled in the driveway our mouths dropped... From the house itself, to the bucolic setting, AMAZING!!

Then when you walk in the spiral staircase drops uour jaw again- the beautiful fireplace, and cozy but perfectly roomy design!

Then there was the shower... The pebble flooring was AWESOME!! It feels like a foot massage just standing there-

And the look of it is so cool! With beautiful multiple shower heads, 4 total,... All i can say is, wish i could LIVE there!

PS: the sheets were the softest most comfortable i have ever encountered !!! (On the downstairs lower big bunk bed)

Thank U again and Again !

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We were happy to share our home in the mountains with you. You and your family are welcome to visit our home again anytime.
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4

Very nice place to get away from it all

  • 4 of 5

The property is well maintained both inside and out. Everything was clean and ready for us to use. The bedrooms are great, and there's even an alcove with a bed above the kitchen that isn't mentioned in the description which turned out to be great for us. Turning to the outside, the grill worked right away and there's a stone fire pit on the outer edge of the property that's great for a nice relaxing evening. The selection of movies available was excellent for when we wanted to unwind after a day out.

However, there were a few hiccups. For one thing, the driveway up to the house is treacherous. The first 2 feet or so is just gravel, not pavement, so getting a grip is very difficult. It's also very low and I have a lower car, so I bottomed out when my friends and I arrived. Also, the power went out on us a few times. The owners left behind a manual with what to do in case that happened, so we were fine in the end. But just something to keep in mind so there's no surprises. Most importantly, be sure to discuss how to actually get into the house with the owners before arriving. I don't remember seeing how to enter the house and had to call them after getting up there. Again, this information may have been available to me and I just didn't see it. But definitely contact Mike and Janice if you aren't sure beforehand as cell coverage is nearly non existent up there.

Speaking of contacting the owners, they were incredibly helpful at every turn, whether it was calling about entering the house or confirming what to do when the power first went out. They are always accessible and very pleasant to speak with.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm sorry your stay had a few "hiccups". A picture of the driveway is on our Homeaway website, with a caption about how steep it is. I don''t want people to be surprised by that. Perhaps you missed that picture when viewing the pictures of the house. Unfortunately our driveway was damaged by heavy rains a few years ago. The brook next to us and the brook across from us overflowed and flooded the pipe under our driveway, lifting the pipe out, causing our driveway to crumble. We have been pressuring city hall to fix it with no success. We are financing it ourselves September. If you would like to stay at our home again, we would gladly discount your stay for your past inconveniences.
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5

Even better than we hoped for

  • 5 of 5

We were hopeful for a nice quiet getaway. This place is even nicer than the pictures! It's a lovely quality, very clean and quiet! We had a wonderful time. Mike and Janice were extremely responsive via email. When we had a minor question about how the shower worked, Mike was easy to reach by phone. We highly recommend this VRBO! We would come back again. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. You are both welcome anytime. We always treat return customers extra special.
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5

All's well that ends well.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent home and the owners were the same. Ran into a hiccup, but it was quickly taken care of. Mike and Janice are very nice people, and I would recommend their vacation place to anyone. GOD BLESS !!!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and your wife for your kind words and your understanding. It was an absolute pleasure working with you over the phone. We only wish we got to meet you in person. Please come see us again soon. Thank you
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

This home was in a great location for spelunking, rock climbing and white water rafting, being central to all three activities! The home was the perfect size for a family of 5. We opened the windows (we were there during a heat wave) and the sound of the brook across from the house, put us all asleep. It was a very nice home to stay in.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You and your family are welcome back anytime. We are also looking your suggestions and are getting a quote for blacktopping the apron of of driveway.
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5

Excellent place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Fist look was amazing, the house is stunning with the porch and the wood. The drive way was steep however, only downfall of the entire stay! Inside was homey and cozy, smelled of wood;) the house was just as beautiful on the inside from the large fireplace, the tile shower, wood floors, spiral staircase and much more! The owners were very helpful about anything we needed and responded immediately! Great place to stay! A+;)

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you and your family enjoyed your stay. Mike and Janice would happily welcome you anytime.
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Map

Nearest Barpub
4.4 Miles
Hague's Firehouse Bar and Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Ticonderga Ferry to Vermont
Nearest Golf
4.3 Miles
Ticonderoga Country Club
Nearest Train
8.6 Miles
Ticonderga, NY Train Station
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Route 87
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Eddies Italian Restaurant
Nearest Beach
4.2 Miles
Hague Beach

Located in the Adirondack Mountains. About 45 minutes away, there are Garnet mines to explore, plenty of antique stores, watering holes to splash in and more.

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Rates & Availability

Hague Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer/Fall
May 26 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$195
$1,300
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$158
$950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

Drive way is steep. Please use your emergency brake when parking your car at the top. The driveway has room for 2 cars.
Orange newts (similar to a salamander) live on the property. They are hard to find. Please be nice to them. There is no wifi or cell service on the premise. Wifi and cell service can be found in town, and surrounding areas, about 10-15 minutes away.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Hague Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Slate shower stall with slate floor. Body sprays and shower head.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 double , 1 twin/ single , Bunk Beds
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Has separate entrance and landing.
  • Upstairs bedroom has ceiling fans. It has a spiral staircase that leads up to the bedroom. The room also has its own outside entrance.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
Laundry mat nearby 1/2 mile away.

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