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'Island View in Hague' Directly on Quiet Northern Lake George ***** View & Sunny

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Thank you for considering our Island View Home, directly on Norther Lake George.

Please note! This is the first year we are offering on line booking with VRBO! Please inquire for an exact quote for your requested stay! You can call or text 908-247-9730 for pricing and availability. Also see our additional properties at hagueonlakegeorge dot com.

Welcome to Island View! It is our pleasure to offer our lakeside homes and share our mutual love of Lake George with you and your family and friends! At our Island View property we offer TWO Vacation Homes.

Island View 1 is directly on Lake George, with panoramic lake views from every room. This home has dock space for up to a 20 ft boat. With 3 bedrooms plus a sleeping/lounging porch this home sleeps 8. For larger parties, our adjacent property "Island View 2 can be rented in conjunction with Island View, to accommodate up to 12 guests total. Please see below for Island View 2 info. **

Please also inquire about our second property 'Cliff Cottage'

A vintage Lake George Cottage overlooking the beautiful Waltonian Islands and Island Harbor. Sleeps 6-8. Million Dollar Views! This home has 3 bedrooms and 2 full and 1 half bath.

Please see Cliff Cottage at VRBO 440497

ISLAND VIEW HOME AND PROPERTY DESCRIPTION:

Our Island View 1 home is directly on peaceful Northern Lake George in the beautiful hamlet of Hague. Lake George is known as the 'Queen of American Lakes.'  There are majestic panoramic views from every room.  Inside or out,  you are literally steps from the lake. Here you can relax and forget the rest of the world. 

This is a two story house, with the living/dining area and kitchen on the first floor, and three bedrooms, a sleeping/lounging porch and 2 bathrooms on the second floor.

There is a large brick patio, and an 8 foot wide dock. The patio has 2 tables, comfortable outdoor furniture, a gas grill and an outdoor fireplace. A rack of wood is provided for campfires! The entire property is beautifully planted with flowers.

Boat docking for a small (18-20 feet) is reserved for your use.  There is a marina one block away for boat rentals. Our dock is shared with the owner and 2 other boats. The boat dockers are strictly 'load and go.' They do not use the dock except to access their boats. They are very friendly people, and respect your privacy.

 We are a one block walk to Hague Beach, boat launch and park, which is a great spot for swimming, picnics, etc. There is a lifeguard on duty at the Beach. The Hague Market, a unique Adirondack General Store, and the Hague Firehouse Restaurant are a short walk away.

The first floor consists of a great room living and dining area. There is a queen-size sleep sofa in the living room. The entire lake side of the living/dining area is glass windows overlooking the lake. There is a dining table seating 6-8, and a fun restaurant style booth that seats 4. The living area has a 28 inch color/cable TV with VCR and DVD. A highlight of the living area is a beautiful stained glass window, as well as the spectacular views.

The living/dining area is separated from the kitchen by a great bar/breakfast counter. This is the perfect spot for eating, or relaxing with a drink. The kitchen is fully equipped with a full-size stove and refrigerator, dishwasher, as well as a microwave oven, toaster oven, coffee maker, blender, electric griddle, and all basic cooking and serving utensils. 

Upstairs the master bedroom is a large room with a KING-size bed next to a huge picture window overlooking the lake. Relax while listening to the sound of waves lapping the shore! The master bedroom opens to a balcony overlooking the lake.  This is the perfect spot to watch the sunrise, or catch a spectacular moon rise across the lake. The balcony is rimmed with flower boxes. This room also has a dresser, and a sitting area with 2 chairs.  There is a large closet. The master bedroom has a large private bath with tub/shower. This room also opens to the sleeping/lounging porch.

The second bedroom has a queen bed and a twin bed, as well as a dresser. This bedroom faces the lake. 

Both bedrooms are air conditioned, and have TV's with DVD players. 

A third small bedroom has a double bed, and a lovely lake view. This bedroom is not air conditioned.

There is a delightful sleeping/lounging porch, ringed with windows overlooking the lake. This room has a double bed, a desk and a small table and chairs. This is the perfect spot for lounging, reading, and relaxing. This room is accessed through the master bedroom or second bedroom. Everyone loves this room!

The furnishings are Adirondack 'lodge' casual but comfortable.  Games, puzzles, cards, etc. are ready for the kids. 

The entire lakeside of the building is the Island View Rental. The front of the building has been transormed in 2015 into a great little apartment, available separately, or together with Island View, as available. This area used to be our

Gift and Antique shop, "Old Glory." "Island View 2" is available for rent daily, weekly, or for the full season, from mid May to mid October. If you have overflow guests, please consider availability at Island View 2. Please see more info below. **

We live in Hague, and therefore are nearby to assist you in anyway you may need with household needs, travel/tourist advice, etc. Our guests enjoy the personalized service we are always happy to provide! 

Quoted rates are for a 'housekeeping unit'  meaning that there is no daily maid service. Maid service can be arranged if desired. 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.  Beach towels are not provided. No towels are to be removed from the premises. 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 an additional vehicle, boat trailer, etc, please let us know and we gladly  make arrangements.  No RV parking is allowed. No guests are allowed to sleep on boats. Boat trailer parking may be off premise at a private location, based on our determination at the time of your arrival.

There is no smoking inside the building. NO PETS.

ABOUT OUR TOWN:

The hamlet of Hague is a tiny, lovely Adirondack village. While staying at the Island View you can walk to the 'Oldest General Store in the Adirondacks.' There is a small family restaurant with a bar. (Open Seasonl) You can also walk to our beautiful Town Beach and Boat Ramp. Hike to our Hague waterfall, or enjoy other hikes on nearby trails.  Three churches are within walking distance. Other restaurants are located in nearby Ticonderoga. 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!

** In 2015 we began offering "Island View 2." This is a roomy one bedroom apartment. There is a full kitchen, high ceilings, and a large living and dining area. The bedroom has adaptability for one king bed or two twins. The bathroom has two sinks and a stall shower. Guests have access to a lakeside patio for quiet enjoyment and relaxation. A kayak or canoe may be kept on the property. The apartment sleeps 2 adults, one or two children can be accomodated on cots. If you need to work away from home, there is a desk area and WIFI access.

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More Details

Owner
Sandra Rust
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 17, 2017

About Sandra Rust

Thank you for considering our Island View home. We enjoy meeting so many nice people who love Lake George as much as we do. We will do everything possible to make certain you have a great vacation at Lake George. See you at the Lake!

Sandra Rust purchased this house in 1995

Why Sandra Rust chose Lake George Area

The northern part of Lake George is the most beautiful part of the lake, as it is quieter and slower paced. Bruce grew up camping on the nearby islands with his family, and it is a dream come true to have the good fortune to call a piece of Lake George home. Hague is a wonderful town to spend a day or a lifetime...

What makes this house unique

Our home is located directly on Lake George. The house sits less than 10 feet from the lake! The views are breathtaking, and the lake is spectacular anytime of the day or night. Gorgeous sunrises and moonrises are not to be missed. We are just minutes by boat to the wonderful Waltonian Island group. We love being able to walk to the town beach for summer concerts, the Hague waterfall and brook for peace and serenity, and the Hague General store to meet friends and pick up supplies and maybe a great pie!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Highly recommend staying at the Island View! We have stayed with Bruce & Sandy for many years with our family and we loved every minute. You couldn't ask for two nicer people to rent from they are the best!!! They spoiled us so much we had to buy our own house on Lake George so we can see them more often. I give the Island View 5 stars!
Jul 2011
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Amenities

Hague House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Refunds are allowed if cancellation is 60 days prior to arrival. Any other refunds will be made only if property is re rented, less a booking fee.
  • Boat docking must be arranged in advance. No boat over 20 ft. Boat trailer parking may be off premise at Property Owner's discretion.
  • Parking for 2 vehicles is allowed. Parking for additional vehicles must be arranged in advance. NO RV parking.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Free Long Distance
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , Bathroom 1 is in master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Sleeping Porch - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (2) , Queen Sleep Sofa (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outdoor Fireplace, Spectacular Views, Walk to Public Beach, Walk to Boat Launch, Walk to restaurant and general store. Easy drive to Lake George Village and Great Escape Theme Park. 10 minutes to Fort Ticonderoga. Minutes to Vermont. Great Hiking nearby. One hour to Saratoga Race Track. Friendly and helpful property owners. Lots of tourist info available.

Reviews

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(26 traveler reviews)

'Island View in Hague' Directly on Quiet Northern Lake George ***** View & Sunny
average rating of 4.9615383 based on 27 reviews
5

Our Family Tradition

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have imagined that Island View would have become such a special place in our lives! The first year we made arrangements sight unseen, and now, years later can't imagine life without this time. Both of you are so special to us. As you know, our family has made history here! So special! See you next year.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Fall Get Away with Amazing Hosts!

  • 5 of 5

Bruce and Sandy, We truly appreciate you sharing your home with travelers! Cozy, plenty of seats, amazing dock and views. You guys thought of everything, and we are so happy to have met you two. We would love to make this an annual event!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Good times at Island View on Lake George

  • 5 of 5

What a nice cottage! We were delighted by the old-fashioned North Woods decor and the beautiful setting on Lake George. We were right on the water, with a great dock and clean, sandy-bottomed water to enjoy. The cottage was clean and well-maintained and the hosts couldn't have been more friendly and cooperative with our needs. Great hiking, water sports, restaurants and touristy destinations like Ft Ticonderoga nearby.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay! We truly enjoy seeing the family times that people enjoy at Island View. Thankfully, the majestic beauty of Lake George and the Adirondack Mountains can be enjoyed even when the weather is less than perfect. Thank you for taking good care of our home. We welcome your return stay.
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Last Weekend of Summer Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful location on Lake George. If you've never been to the lake, Island View is the perfect place! Directly on the water with stunning views. The house is a great place for a large group (although it was only my husband and I). The downstairs has ample dining and lounging space, the upstairs has a full bathroom as well as a mater bedroom with a new full bathroom and the most spectacular view of the lake, also a small porch to enjoy the view, along with 3 additional bedrooms. Outside there is more than enough room, picnic table, patio dining table, and a fire pit (which we enjoyed)! The house has with everything you need - bbq, cable tv, wifi, air conditioners, kayaks - kitchen is fully stocked. Sandy and Bruce are wonderful. Sandy was prompt in replying to any questions we had. They greeted us upon our arrival, gave us a tour of the house and property, helped us with docking our boat and provided us with information on the area. We have been vacationing in Hague for 30+ years and would highly recommend Island View to anyone!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Candor, NY
5

Island View in Hague is a perfect getaway house rental

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Island View, the house is very comfortable and is equipped with everything that you need. The location of the house offers the best of both worlds, we were directly on the lake, yet had the woods right behind us for hiking. They have kayaks/life vests available for use by the guests, which was nice to be able to use them to explore the shoreline as well as the islands. There are several trails within a short driving distance, we chose the Lean-to trail, 5.2 miles round trip, very enjoyable hike. We also enjoyed a trip to Fort Ticonderoga, it's amazing to learn about history right where it happened. Then there's Sandy, she is very nice and a wealth of knowledge for the area, I appreciated her taking the time to answer my questions. We would definitely go back if the opportunity presents itself again.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoy our first time guests at Island View! Thank you for your stay and caring for our home. We welcome your return stay.
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Perrineville, NJ
5

Island View rental was a real treat!

  • 5 of 5

Island View is a beautiful location that offers a nice, serene getaway. We had it all… glorious setting, pristine water for swimming and kayaking, plus a fire pit for smores and warmth at night when the evening got cooler after sunset. We woke to the lake view and were even blessed with a full moon over it a couple of nights. Boat rental was within walking distance and a discount comes with the rental.

Sandy and Bruce were friendly and very responsive hosts. They made our stay as comfortable as possible. Their kitchen comes well stocked. Everything we needed for cooking was there. We really only had to bring towels, sheets and ourselves. We had a wonderful week and would recommend Island View to anyone interested in a lovely lake vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a delight to me you and your family, and to have guests all the way from Scandanavia! Your smiling faces and easy going ways made it a great week. Please come back to Island View!
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Albany NY or Burlington VT
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Firehouse Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Ticonderoga
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Ticonderoga Country Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Ticonderoga
Nearest Motorway
16 Miles
Northway I87
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Firehouse Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Hague Public Beach and Boat Launch
Car: recommended

Nearby Historic Fort Ticonderoga, High Peaks of the Adirondacks, Vermont, Lake Placid, and Saratoga Racetrack

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Rates & Availability

Hague House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Early Season
May 1 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$275
$1,900
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Summer Season
May 26 2017 - Jun 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
$299
$1,995
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer Season
Jun 17 2017 - Sep 2 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
Sep 3 2017 - Sep 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$299
$1,995
 
 
Fall Season
Sep 23 2017 - Oct 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$275
$1,900
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Columbus Day
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$399
$2,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee if allowed. $100
Property Damage Protection $59
Refundable damage deposit $600
Linen Fee if needed. $75

Rates are subject to change at any time and your reservation is confirmed when payment is received. Please contact us for exact rate for your stay, as rates can vary and sometimes be less than stated depending on demand, number of guests, etc. No more than 8 guests are allowed unless prior approval has been granted. Pets are allowed ONLY with prior approval. We reserve the right to decline any pet request. We are a housekeeping home. There is no maid service and guests provide own linens and towels unless service is arranged. A signed Rental Agreement is required. Address is only provided with confirmed booking. Parking is provided for 2 vehicles. Boat docking for a boat NOT TO EXCEED 20 FT. BOAT DOCKING MUST BE ARRANGED IN ADVANCE, AND TRAILER PARKING MAY BE OFF PREMISE AT PROPERTY OWNER'S DISCRETION.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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