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Keene Cozy Cottage in the Heart of the Adirondack Mountains!

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom w/Q Bed; Futon in Living Room, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

Welcome to the Cozy Cottage in the Heart of the Adirondack Mountains! It's nice to go away and feel at home. The cottage features a knotty-pine living room with futon for additional sleeping and a 40" tv w/2 usb ports. The well-equipped kitchen contains a full refrigerator/freezer, microwave, x-large toaster oven, toaster, coffee maker, glassware, silverware, plates, pots, pans, utensils, blender, crock pot, etc. The bathroom has a shower unit (no bathtub). And, the separate bedroom contains a queen-size bed with plenty of storage to unpack your suitcases, put everything away, relax, head out and enjoy. For your convenience, there is a compact washing machine, although small, to clean your clothes.

When a reply is sent that the cottage is available, the website will automatically send you an email requesting payment of one-half of the total to be sent in advance to confirm the reservation. There will be a 48 hour hold on your requested dates to allow you time to complete details on your end. The one half payment can be paid by check; through PayPal; or by credit card through this website.When the website sends a request for the one-half payment, you will notice a 'service fee' has been added to the quoted amount. This fee goes directly to the website. When I receive notice of your payment, I will send you an email to provide you with information regarding key retrieval, directions, etc.

Your well-behaved pet is welcome but you will be responsible for clean-up and damage due to your pet. Out of curtesy to others, please do not allow your pet on the couch or the bed. Also, please bring your pet's food/water bowl plus their bedding. There is a small back yard behind the cottage to walk your dog.

The cottage is reasonably priced and contains everything you need, other than your personal belongings and food/drink. There is a convenience store within walking distance which makes going out for forgotten or wanted items very easy without having to get back in the car & drive. There are several very good restaurants and shops either within walking distance or a short the scenery is beautiful.

Thank you for looking at this listing. I hope to hear from you.

P.S. Due to internet interruptions, if you email me and do not receive a reply within 24 hours, please give me a call at: 518-576-9981 and leave a message.

Keywords: Cottage, separate bedroom, kitchen, pets welcome, in town location, reasonable rates

More Details

Owner
Dorothy Burk
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About Dorothy Burk

We live in the house next to the cottage and always enjoy meeting and talking with the people visiting our area.

Dorothy Burk purchased this cottage in 2011

What makes this cottage unique

The kitchen gives you the option to cook meals if you would like to save money, enjoy a home-cooked meal or just to relax & reheat the leftovers from the convenient. The 'in town' location allows you to walk to several shops, restaurants, etc. without having to get back into your car.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Dorothy & Ken, Thank you very much for the lovely time we had at the cozy cottage. We enjoyed it very much. The place is fantastic and you are very warm and kind people. The x-mas candies were a very pleasant (and delicious) surprise! Thank you for all the support and help with the snow...it was the most snow we have ever seen! Happy New Year!
Dec 2012
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Amenities

Keene Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Shower Unit; no bathtub
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Queen size Bed (1) Full size Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Keene Cozy Cottage in the Heart of the Adirondack Mountains!
average rating of 4.8913045 based on 47 reviews
Abington, MA
5

The location was great! Cottage was clean, comfy and cozy! The owners were super nice and friendly!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time! there is so much to do in the area and the location is great for exploring it all. The Cottage was very clean and comfortable. Quite too - so our pup was very happy and relaxed and so were we! Great get away!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Exactly what we were looking for!

  • 5 of 5

This old fashioned, cozy cabin was perfect for the two of us. Dorothy and Ken were friendly and helpful and the location was central to the sites we wanted to see. We would definitely consider staying there again.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The cottage was quaint and tidy. It has all the essentials one would need in a rental house.

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was just as it appeared in the photos. It was clean and it was well stocked with dishes, linens, as well as information about the area. It has a great location near many high peaks and Lake Placid.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Allentown, NJ
5

Cozy as can be

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I visited the area twice within a month in order to train and race for the triathlon. The cottage was the perfect place as a home base. We loved the homey feel and walking distance for food and drinks. Definitely recommend the Keene Cottage!

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and very comfortable for our stay.

  • 5 of 5

We are a retired couple traveling without pets, this cottage was just right for us. It is in the Adirondack Mountains and close to several towns, lakes, and many walking and hiking trails. Inside it is comfortable, and quiet. The kitchen is well equipped. The owners are very helpful and friendly, just call or email and they respond right away. We would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Dorothy, I'm glad you had a wonderful visit for your first time in the Adirondack Mountains. The weather was certainly beautiful. It was nice to hear your stories about all the places you went which also included family visits to Bert's relatives. I hope your return drive to Florida went well. It was a pleasure to meet both of you and a first for me meeting another 'Dorothy'! Regards, Dorothy
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5

GREAT!!!

  • 5 of 5

Cottage was perfect for a couple looking to get away to the Adirodaks. Cottage was stocked with everything you could hope: plates, cups, silverware, cookware, cooking utensils and even tinfoil/saran wrap/zip lock bags. There is tons to do around the cottages. Trailheads for hiking are within 5 minutes and lake placid is an easy drive away. My wife and I had a great time staying at the cottage and would definitely stay there again if we go back.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Plattsburgh
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Baxter Mountain Tavern
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Whiteface Mountain (downhill)
Car: necessary

In the 'Heart of the Adirondack Mountains'!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $20

The initial one half payment can be paid either by check, through PayPal, by bank transfer or by credit card through this website. When paying through VRBO/HomeAway, the website will add a 'service fee' to the total, which goes directly to the website. For information regarding this 'service fee', please check with the website; When paying the other way, no additional fee is added, just let me know and I will provide information.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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