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Dark Bay Waterfront Cabin with Dock

2 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Putnam Station Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 5 Sleeps

After a full summer rental season we have one week at summer's end still available. We're offering a $250 discount from our normal summer rates. We'd welcome up to four people to enjoy this last full week prior to Labor Day weekend. The water is warm, many kids are back in school and it's a quiet and relaxing time to be at the lake.

Our cabin is on Dark Bay (it's not really dark), which is on the

eastern shore of Lake George. We are directly opposite Hague and just

north of Gull Bay.

This is a quiet family oriented part of Lake George. The cabin has a

nice sense of privacy, there are no shared facilities.

Our Bay is small, has cabins on one side and 2 boathouses on the other. There's a 5 mph buoy in the bay, so the limited boat traffic moves slowly. It's great for swimming and snorkeling. If you have toddlers, there is a sand beach with lifeguards at Gull Bay,

just a couple of minutes south of us by car (our younger son normally

rides his bike over). The beach is for town residents and doesn’t get

much use. The boat launch is also located there. You’re welcome to use

both town facilities.

The row boat that comes with the camp allows for some exploring of the

lake (great morning exercise!) and the "U"-shaped crib dock will

accommodate your boats (rentals are available nearby). Although we're not a

fishing family, our neighbor is always proving how great the fishing

can be.

During the summer months (end of June through Labor Day), we restrict our rentals to full weeks only. Outside of the summer season we have a 3 night minimum stay.

We ask that our guests be related family members. The person responsible for the cabin must be at least 25 years of age.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Don & Kathy Mason
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
August 30, 2016
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2 traveler reviews

Dark Bay Waterfront Cabin with Dock
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

Great family rental!

  • 5 of 5

Don and Kathy met us when we arrived and brought the greatest chocolate milk. They helped us unload the car and showed us around the cabin. The cabin was well equipped with everything. The beds were comfortable and the cabin was clean. Although you're off the grid there are plenty of movies and games. The wild life we saw were alot of deer, humming birds, fox and chipmunks. The view from the front porch was incredible. We barbequed daily. There is a butcher 10 minutes away. All I can say is that it is a great rental.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very enjoyable !!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a very enjoyable vacation cottage ! Don & Cathy made us feel very welcome - they provided us with some delicious native corn on the cob , and some fantastic chocolate milk from a local farm. The cabin was clean and comfortable. The views overlooking the lake are very picturesque and the water very clean and refreshing. There are some trails just across the street that take you up to a beautiful overlook of the Lake George area. Overall I would highly recommend this property to anyone looking for a retreat !

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
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Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Swim.

* Fish.

* Boat.

* Enjoy the beauty.

* Make a lifetime of memories!.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Swim in the cleanest water anywhere!.

* Read on the screened porch overlooking the lake..

* Nap in the hammock..

* Roast corn in the firepit.

* Relax and sleep late..

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Swim and swim some more!.

* Fish.

* Boat.

* Hike.

* Laugh.

We only rent for full weeks in July and August!

Most folks come to the cabin to enjoy the Lake. The major 'tourist'

attractions are at the southern end of the Lake in Lake George

Village. The 40 minute drive will get you to the outlet malls, Great

Escape (theme park), Lake Cruises, wax museum, miniature golf, etc.

Ticonderoga (15 minutes north) has restaurants and some shopping. Fort

Ticonderoga, the site of the first 'battle' of the Revolutionary

war, draws visitors from around the world.

Golf, tennis and horseback riding can be found in the general area.

All the attractions of Vermont are a short drive away.


Rates & Availability

Putnam Station Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
after Labor Day
Sep 5 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300

We only rent for full weeks in July and August.

Weekly Rate: $950 - $1500

Summer rates (June 30 through Labor Day) - $1500 per week
June, September, October - $950 per week.
Weekly rentals only during summer season, off season daily or weekends as available.

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Putnam Station Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Comfortable and relaxing, the cabin has a queen sized bed plus bunk beds in a separate room. We also have a sleeping loft that is very popular with kids. We supply linens for the beds and bath, but you are expected to bring your own beach towels. There is also a futon in the living room and also one on the screened porch. The porch overlooks the lake and most folks spend much of their time there when not on the dock. The lakeside hammock is great for napping. The gas grill is the favorite for summer cooking. The kitchen is complete with coffee and espresso makers. There's a TV with a DVD/VCR and an FM radio. A selection of classic games (not electronic), videos, toys, books can keep you busy in the evenings.

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