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Lakeside Country Home

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, 10 Sleeps

Awesome, almost new, spacious three level home on the edge of large clean lake. Open floor plan allows you to view lake activity in summer and a roaring fire in winter. State of the art ktichen with dishwasher, microwave, glasstop range and nearby pantry/laundry. Three bedrooms and two full baths are on the second floor. The lower level walks out to the lake and houses the recreation room, bunk room, sleeping alcove and full bath. Beautifully landscapped with gentle slope. Lakeside area has almost level lawn, great for volleyball or croquet to the waters edge.


Owner
Trudy Powelson
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
March 5, 2017

Amenities

Otis House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master Bedroom Bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Hall Bath on 2nd Floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Lower Level Full Bath
    Half Bathroom - toilet , First Floor
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 child bed , 2nd Floor
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 2nd Floor
    Bedroom 4 - 3 twin/ single , Bunk room on Lower Level
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Sleeping alcove on Lower Level
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

Lakeside Country Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
new york
5

Awesome Lakefront in Otis, Ma.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I planned this vacation around an already planned long weekend in Lake George, so Berkshire County was a perfect spot.

Vacationrentals.com is very helpful.

Since we live in NY it was easy to plan this kind of trip.

I researched many rental properties as my requirements were lakefront with a fireplace. I had mapped out 8-10 Berkshire rentals and my husband and I took a day trip to see these properties.

Trudy's home was the first we saw and we could have stopped right there.

All of the others were very nice but this home was amazing.

A neighbor showed us around the first visit and the second time we came to see the house we were in the area for a holiday weekend so we visited again and we met Trudy. She was so sweet and helpful. I really thought I was organized until I met Trudy and spent a week in her home.

When we arrived the house was in perfect condition, just spotless.

The house is beautiful, warm, comfortable and has great views of the Otis Reservoir. From the master bedroom you can see the lake from the bed.

Everything you needed to spend a week and really enjoy your time was in her home.

She had games and books and plenty of area info.

Since it was late fall we did not get to canoe but one of the days was very warm and a neighbor offered us his canoe to use which was so nice.

We had our families with us for just the weekend and they were blown away by the house. We were very glad we made the choice we did and we were so lucky to be able to have shared it with family.

When we departed on Friday we left the house in tip top shape as we would love to have this opportunity again. Our security deposit was returned very promptly

after the house was checked.

Cheers and Thank you Trudy for designing such a great country home and making it available to share with others.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2010
  • Stayed: Oct 2010
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Swim, sail, kayak.

* Hike and bike if you've brought yours..

* Borrow books from the library.

* Relaz on the deck & watch the sunset..

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* The lake is all free after you get there.

* Barbeque, then eat on the deck with a view.

* Rent in May, June, Sept., Oct..

* Visit Jacobs Pillow Fri night for a free Inside Out performance.

* Visit Tanglewood for a rehearsal of Boston Symphony.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Relax, enjoy yourpancakes on the deck.

* Take a picnic to Tanglewood.

* Play Wii sports in the rec room...

The Berkshires offer an amazing array of cultural and recreation activities. Try Tanglewood for the Boston Symphony, Jacobs Pillow for dance Berkshire Theatre, Shakespear Theatre and much more. Recreation starts right at your front door with swimming, boating and sailing. Hiking around the lake will get you in shape or drive over to Bash Bish falls for spectacular waterfall and park. Take the mountian road up Mt. Graylock for a panoramic view of three states and while you're there have a picnic and climb rocks at Hooper Campground. Jimmy Peak ski resort has summer activities as well as winter.

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Rates & Availability

Otis House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring
May 1 2017 - Jun 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 
 
Summer
Jun 16 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000

May, June and after September 10 rate is $1800 per week
7 day rentals only and 14 day rentals are preferred
Interested parties should Email or call and ask for an application. A security depoist is required.

Security Deposit due at signing of lease.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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