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Enjoy this fully furnished, fully equipt vacation get away for your family summer vacation or a fruitful fishing/hunting trip. Watersports and relaxation abound in this hidden treasure on Lake Ontario and Sandy Pond. Whether fishing/hunting, birdwatching, hiking, waterskiing, tubing, swimming, beachcombing, building sandcastles, watching beautiful sunsets or reading a book on the beach is your pleasure, this scenic area offers the best backdrop to satisfy your needs. Hike the trails at the Salmon River Falls or walk for miles on the most fabulous white sand beach in NYS. Lake Ontario, Sandy Pond, and the Salmon River provide excellent sport fishing with many local derbys available to enter year round. Children can have fun fishing in Little Sandy Creek just outside your back door. Secure your boat to your private dock just steps from your back yard. Docking is safe from summer storms on Little Sandy Creek just a 5 minute, relaxing scenic boat ride into Sandy Pond and Lake Ontari
The house is clean, has plenty of sleeping space, and met our needs well. Since we were in town visiting family, and only needed a place to sleep and shower, we didn't use the kitchen or yard.
Stayed for a couple of nights and had a nice relaxing stay. The owners were very friendly and welcomed us to use anything on the property including a row boat and fire pits. There are a few things to mention to potential renters. Although I am very flexible and go with the flow there are a couple of things that should be pointed out if you are not as laid back as myself.
The property sits on a canal with a small dock but it is quite a distance to the pond or Lake Ontario. The house is a sprawling ranch that only half of which is rented. The other side is not rented but is used by the owners. The owners did come to the property and use that side of the house while we were there. Not sure if everyone would be thrilled with that arrangement unless they knew ahead. They also brought a dog that roamed around freely. I don't mind but again you may? The side of the house we rented was more then adequate space and comforts. The well went dry when we were there but the owner said that they were putting in water lines so this may not be an issue in the future. The last thing to mention is the renting policy. Make sure that you do not book inside the 30 day cancellation policy unless you are 100 per cent sure. We booked inside that window and could not cancel because of this policy. The owner did offer us a different date to stay.
Quiet cottage away from traffic but close enough to all major attraction in central New York. Owners were available for our needs and allowed us to do a mid week check in and out, one of the few rentals in area that would allow it. Well maintained property with great views and lake access. We would defiantly stay again and recommend for others.
Asside from 'boaters beach' which is accessible only by boat, NYS provides State facilities for swimming nearby at Sandy Island Beach and Southwick Beach which also includes a playground and picnic area.
Excellent fly fishing in the Salmon River 5 miles by drive but also accessible by boat.
Hiking at the Salmon River Falls is 17 miles away.
The Elms Golf Club is 5 miles away on the shores of Sandy Pond. The Pines Golf Course in is less than 10 miles.
Less than 10 miles away is Lakeview Wildlife Management Area. 3,461 acres, upland, wetland, hiking trails, boat access, parking lot, viewing tower, scenic vistas, birdwatching, hunting, fishing and trapping.
Less than 10 miles away is Little John Wildlife Management Area. 7,912 acres, upland, wetland, hiking trails, birdwatching, camping, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, hunting, fishing and trapping.
Less than 10 miles away is Deer Creek Marsh Wildlife Management Area. 1,770 acres, upland, wetland, boat access, viewing tower, scenic vistas, parking lot, birdwatching, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, hunting, fishing and trapping.
Approximately 20 miles away is Happy Valley Wiled Life Management Area. 8,895 acres, upland, wetland, hiking trails, parking lot, birdwatching, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, hunting, fishing and trapping.
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Weekly rate: $1225 for 1-6 people. Additional people over 6 is $50/person/night and must be pre-approved.
Nightly rate is $225/night for 1-4 people. $50/person/night over 4 people and must be pre-approved.
Pre-approved dogs are welcome.
Fee for dog is $100/wk or $25/day.