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Cliff Cottage at Hague Spectacular Island Views & Gracious Lake George Charm 6-8

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
2 nights


Hague Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 3 Baths (Sleeps 6-8)

'Million Dollar View!'

Cliff Cottage sleeps 6-8 guests. There are beds for 6,

(2 queen and 2 twins) a single daybed on the screened porch (weather permitting) 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.

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.

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.

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.

Other amenities:

Cable TV in living area and master bedroom.

High speed WIFI

Gas Grill

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.

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

VRBO #48876

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  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed

Sandra Rust
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
September 16, 2016
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based on 12 traveler reviews

Cliff Cottage at Hague Spectacular Island Views & Gracious Lake George Charm 6-8
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

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.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay! We are fortunate to have a great marina/boat rental nearby in Hague. Dockside Landing Marina takes great care of our guests for motorboat, canoe or kayak rental. The nearby islands are beautifully scenic and a great spot for swimming and picnicking. This group of young women were great guests, and took great care with our home. They left with wonderful memories.
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Perfect weekend retreat

  • 5 of 5

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.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Get-Away .... Beautiful lake, island & mountain views

  • 5 of 5

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!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing hospitality!

  • 5 of 5

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!!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Highly Recommended

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay! Bruce and Sandy were so accomodating with our last minute stay. We will return for sure. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ramsey, New Jersey

Lake George Gem

  • 5 of 5

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.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay! We're glad you took advantage of lots the Lake George and Hague area offers. We are indeed partial to peaceful Northern Lake George. Memories of your stay will always include Bruce recognizing Tony from TV, and our early Saturday morning trip to the Ti Airport, as well as other "adventures!" We appreciate your recommendation of Dockside Landing Marina. Future guests will find this helpful. We are fortunate to have them right here in Hague. Thank you again!
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Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Firehouse Restaurant and Bar
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Northway I87
Nearest Restaurant
0.75 Miles
Firehouse Restaurant and Bar
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Hague Beach and Boat Launch
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Hague Cottage Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 7.0%

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.

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Hague Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Long Distance
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet and sink in bedroom 3
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , New spacious bath with lake view in master bedroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Sleeping Porch - 1 sleep sofa /futon , We can provide cots for children, etc.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Spectacular Lake Views from every room. Friendly owners! Please see our other Lake George Vacation Homes "Island View" VRBO 48876 And "Island View 2" VRBO

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