|Minimum Stay||2 - 7 nights|
'Million Dollar View!'
Cliff Cottage sleeps 6-8 guests. There are beds for 6,
(2 queen and 2 twins) and we can provide cots for children, etc.
Please contact us for rates. Your rate will be determined by the dates of your stay and the number of guests. Please know that we have been renting vacation homes in Hague for 20 years, and you can safely pay us with a check, to avoid credit card fees. Please call 908-247-9730. Find us on the web at HagueOnLakeGeorge.
Please also see our other VRBO listing, our Island View home, directly on Lake George. VRBO #44097 and inquire about our delightful studio apartment Island View 2.
Welcome to 'Cliff Cottage' overlooking peaceful Northern Lake George in the quiet hamlet of Hague.
Living in Cliff Cottage is like being in a tree house overlooking Lake George and the Adirondack Mountains. The spectacular panoramic lake views are of one of the most beautiful spots on Lake George -the Waltonian Islands and Island Harbor. Our family began visiting Lake George in the early 1900's...camping on Temple Knoll Island! If this is your first visit to Lake George, we guarantee you will be captivated by its beauty. For returning visitors, we look forward to sharing our mutual love of Lake George and the Adirondack Mountains with you.
Cliff Cottage is a rare find...a vintage Lake George cottage with newer amenities, such as a new full bathroom in the master bedroom, and new windows. There is still LOTS of unique charm!
Cliff Cottage is directly across Lakeshore Drive from Lake George, overlooking the lake and featuring a screened porch and 3 decks, all with breathtaking views of Lake George, 'The Queen of American Lakes.'
Cliff Cottage does not have direct lake access. Swimming and lake access is via the Hague Public Beach, approximately 1 mile away. The lakefront across from the Cottage is private property. There is a nearby marina if you wish to rent a power boat, canoe or kayaks. Rogers Rock State Park is a short drive away, and has a beautiful beach and picnic area.
The first floor features a screened porch, living/dining room, kitchen, bathroom with tub/shower, and two bedrooms, one bedroom having a private 1/2 bath.
1st floor features:
The Screened Porch has floor to ceiling screens on 3 sides, providing a miles long panoramic view of the lake and mountains. Both sides of the porch open to decks on either side of the house. The porch has comfortable chairs, a dining table and a sofa/twins day bed. In the morning you can watch the sunrise and in the evening relax to the moonrise and starry skies. The decks have lots of outdoor furniture, picnic table with umbrella, and gas grill.
The living room has large french doors opening to the screened porch. Walking into the house from the back door and looking out to the screened porch and the Lake George beyond is an incredible sight. The living room is open to the dining area.
One bedroom has two twin beds. This bedroom opens to the outside porch and has beautiful lake views.
The second downstairs bedroom has a queen bed and a private 1/2 bath.
There are air conditioners in the bedrooms and main floor living area.
The country kitchen has a flat cook top, fridge, large counter top convection oven, microwave oven, and a full supply of cook and table ware.
2nd Floor Features:
The second floor features the master bedroom. This large room has a great sitting area with a full wall of windows overlooking the lake, a queen bed, and a spacious new full bath with a large shower.
There is tv in this room.
The back of the house is on the edge of a woodland area with hiking trails. There is a parking area and a circular drive behind the house.
The cottage is approximately 1 mile from the center of Hague, with the Hague Public Beach, Boat Launch, New Hague Market, Fishing Pier, Post Office and Firehouse Restaurant/Bar.
Cliff Cottage has a cozy 'summer at the lake' feeling and is the perfect spot for taking a break from today's hectic life. Relax and enjoy the splendor of Lake George and the Adirondacks while making Cliff Cottage your vacation home away from home.
Ticonderoga is ten miles north, with additional shopping, banks, gas stations, etc. The ferry to Vermont is located in Ticonderoga.
To the south is Bolton Landing, with additional restaurants, shopping, etc. Lake George Village is approx. 45 minutes away, and is the spot for vacation entertainment such as Great Escape Theme Park, Water Slide World, etc.
Cable TV in living area and master bedroom.
High speed WIFI
Quoted rates are for a 'housekeeping unit' meaning that there is no daily maid service. Tenants are asked to bring their own sheets and towels. Plenty of pillows and blankets are available. Linen/towel service may be arranged if desired, or if you will be flying instead of driving. There is no washer, but laundry service is available if requested. A laundromat is located in Ticonderoga, where you will also find groceries, gas, banks, and other services.
Parking is provided for two vehicles. If you need more space for additional vehicles please let us know and we will gladly make arrangements. No RV parking is allowed. No trailers.
There is no smoking inside the building.
No pets please.
The hamlet of Hague is a quaint, lovely Adirondack village.
Hague attractions/amenities include:
The NEW Hague Market, which is the 'The Oldest General Store in the Adirondacks', The Hague Market is a great spot for coffee, baked goods, basic groceries, and prepared foods and meals. There market features an emphasis on local, natural, and organic food.
The Hague Public Beach and Boat Launch with lifeguard and children's playground.
Firehouse Bar/Restaurant: Locally owned and a favorite gathering spot for locals, summer residents and tourists.
Other highlights include the Hague waterfall, Hague Brook, 'Peggy's Point' Lake George Land Conservancy Park, Old Steamship Dock fishing pier, Hiking Trails and 3 Churches. Other restaurants and businesses are located in nearby Ticonderoga.
The busy tourist town of Lake George Village is 45 minutes away. Here you will find scenic boat tours, Great Escape Theme Park, Waterslide World, Outlet Shopping, and more.
Historic Fort Ticonderoga, Saratoga, Lake Placid, and Vermont are all easy drives away. There is an Amtrak Railroad station in Ticonderoga, with daily service to New York City. If you need transportation to the train station we can provide it for you.
Our Lake George rental offers a three season paradise! Spend the summer on the lake swimming, boating, and water-skiing. Fish for Bass, Lake Trout and Landlocked Salmon. Enjoy spectacular fall foliage. History, scenery, hiking, art, antiquing, museums and shopping are all nearby, while you enjoy the peace and serenity of the Adirondack Mountains. We are one hour north of Saratoga, famous for horse racing. Ticonderoga is 10 miles away, with Fort Ticonderoga and access to Lake Champlain. Vermont is a scenic ferry boat ride away!
We look forward to having you as guests, and invite you to consider our other Lake George Vacation Home: "Island View," which is directly on Lake George
My friends and I went to Lake George as a graduation trip, to spend some quality secluded time together. Cliff Cottage could not have been a more perfect location. We were so excited when we arrived and saw our house up on the cliff as pictures really don't do it justice. The inside is comfortable, functional, and even historical, but we really spent most of our time on the incredible porch because we could not get enough of the view. There was a lot to do in Hague without having to go very far, including boat rentals and hiking trails which were right behind the house. Sandy and Bruce were great hosts, and they really made the house and experience special for us.
Cliff Cottage was a perfect location for our weekend visit to Lake George. The bed was very comfortable and we enjoyed coffee each morning on the porch with a perfect Lake view. Sandra was a perfect host and the cottage was perfectly charming. We will definitely revisit Cliff Cottage when we are back in the area.
Fantastic anniversary get-away location. Although the cottage is situated across the shore road from Lake George and without water access, the incredible elevated views and comfortable rooms more than made up for it. We recommend setting the alarm for 4 am to watch the first light on the horizon across the lake and to hear the choir of birds in the surrounding trees. We had planned to go out for dinners but cancelled each night to further enjoy the decks, the views and the evening air. Sandy & Bruce were wonderful hosts. We can't wait to get back ... and bring family & friends to enjoy this piece of God's creation!
Bruce and Sandy are the kindest of hosts! We stayed for a few days during the week and had a lovely time. Sandy and Bruce instructed us to meet them at a easy to find location a few mins from the cottage and the led us to the house. They gave us a brief tour/history of the cottage and left us with some restaurant recommendations. The house is super cozy, especially the back porch which is where we spent all our time. It's just such a pleasant view! No regrets!!
We loved our stay! Bruce and Sandy were so accomodating with our last minute stay. We will return for sure. Thank you!
My husband and two teenage sons just returned from a week at Cliff Cottage. We especially liked the location and all the activities we were able to do. We enjoyed the views from the porch and outdoor decks. Right behind the cottage are hiking paths with incredible views of the lake. In our opinion the northern end of the lake is much nicer and less hectic. Sandra and Bruce were very welcoming and always available for any questions we had.
The people at Dockside Marina were very accommodating as well. All in all it was a great week with many fond memories.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
July and August
Jun 30 2018 - Aug 3 2019
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest|
|Refundable damage deposit||$500|
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed with deposit.
Pets are considered, but not guaranteed. We reserve the right to exclude pets.
Property and home are to be left in the same condition when you leave as when you arrive. There is no maid service.
NO large trucks, RVs or trailers are allowed on the property.
Cliff Cottage is not direct lakefront property. The property across the street is PRIVATE PROPERTY.
Quoted rate is for peak summer 7 day stays. Rates vary based on date, number of guests, etc. Nightly rate will be higher. All rates are subject to change, and your rate will be quoted directly to you and indicated in your rental agreement. Payment is by check. Deposit required to confirm reservation. Rental Agreement Required. No groups under 21 years of age.