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Cottage on the Lake with Beautiful Views from Two Decks, near Mystic & Foxwoods

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 92 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

See our preview of the property: https://youtu.be/VJv03VwLctg

See additional photos and our preview video at: www.facebook.com/longpondvacationrentals/

Autumn is a wonderful time to come to the cottage! The lake is surrounded by fall color, and the views of the foliage and their reflections are beautiful from the decks or on kayaks. Take a walk or a bike ride along the shoreline, through Mystic attractions, or in the woods such as up Lantern Hill. You can also visit orchards, wineries, Foxwoods entertainment or shopping, or other attractions at MysticCountry.com.

Our recent remodeling gives the cottage a clean, bright and sunny feel while keeping the character of this 1933 summer home. In the living room we added a whole wall of glass to look out at the beautiful fall colors on the lake. The decks are ideal for an outside meal, barbecuing, yoga, reading, family time, or just enjoying the serenity of nature and the lake. The cottage overhangs the edge of the lake with an expansive 20'x24' water level deck that you can kayak, canoe or swim from, and a large second story deck which makes you feel like royalty as you view nature and the lake from above.The cozy cottage is perfect for a vacationing couple (or two) or a family. It has a medium size bedroom with a queen size bed, a small bedroom with a full size bed, and another queen size bed in the large downstairs family room. Upstairs there is a fully equipped kitchen, dining area and a living room with large french doors that open onto the upper deck with magnificent views of the lake. On the lower level is the living/recreation room (including a laundry area) which opens onto the water level deck. There are two parking spaces that will fit a maximum of two cars.

Kayaks and a canoe are provided for your use at no additional charge. There is also a Huck Finn style raft to sit on or swim from or to untie and float around on. We also have old bikes, internet, DVD player, basic TV, and indoor games. If you choose, we have a paddleboard rental for just $20.

The cottage is removed from noise and bustle, and the quiet and beautiful lake makes it a really fun place to enjoy being part of nature. It is still just a 10 minute drive from Mystic-- a favorite tourist town, 5 area wineries, the Connecticut Shoreline, and 5 minutes from Foxwoods casino. There is also a small, organic "Earth Friendly Farm" that sells vegetables at the beginning of your street.

If dates are full or if you are looking for a second rental nearby for a family and friends, please check out our other cottage on this same lake. The listing is HomeAway #367207 to see pictures and reviews.

Book early if you need specific dates. We are happy to answer any questions you may have, email us for more information or ask us to call you back. Additional discounts available via various payment methods, and for return guests.

Please inquire if interested.

Remember to check out our preview video: https://youtu.be/VJv03VwLctg

To view our website, visit: longpondcottages.wixsite.com/rentals

More Details

Owner
Molly and Bobby
Member since: 2010
Speaks english, french
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 November, 2017

About Molly and Bobby

The picture above is of Bobby and his family back in 1976 being children enjoying the lake. His grandparents bought a cottage on the lake in 1955, and now three generations later the cottage is an ever more special place for us, and we very much enjoy our family's vacation each year at the lake. It means a lot to me to hear from guests about good family time and nice quality time for couples.

What makes this cottage unique

This property is perfect for those who want to take in a fantastic lake view. Located right on Long Pond, this cottage boasts a double deck that is perfect for a romantic evening and small gatherings with friends. The upper deck is accessed from large glass french doors right off of the living room. The lower deck accessed from the the family room and has direct access to the lake at lake level, good for swimming and boating.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Ledyard

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 92 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5 ...
  • Max. adults: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please keep voices down after dark when outside or on the deck.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Rural
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • One bathroom with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double bed
  • Two bedrooms on the main floor. One bedroom with a queen bed and one with a full. A newly remodeled family room on the lower floor with a third bed, queen size.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • swimming

Reviews

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Cottage on the Lake with Beautiful Views from Two Decks, near Mystic & Foxwoods
average rating of 4.716981 based on 53 reviews
Meriden CT
5

Awesome!!

  • 5 of 5

I had the most relaxing vacation. Love it here and am hoping to come back again. Property is like home. Love the decks. Bobby and Molly are very accommodating and very nice. A great place to relax and unwind. Having our dog with us was awesome 😀

  • Review Submitted: 28/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

beautiful private getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay here. The house was stocked with everything we needed inside & out. Clean , private and a beautiful view. Bobby & Molly were so great, very friendly & accommodating. We would definitely love to book here again.

  • Review Submitted: 22/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Naugatuck
5

What an amazing view from the spacious cottage.

  • 5 of 5

Cottage is close to everything while being very quiet and secluded at the same time, we plan to visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 19/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great cozy cottage . Perfect place to make some family memories.

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is a cozy retreat in a great setting. The owner/manager is very accommodating and quick to respond to questions. We really enjoyed our stay and just wish that we had a little more time to spend . Perhaps next year.

  • Review Submitted: 09/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brockton, Massachusetts
5

So relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was great! It was clean and well equipped. The lake was so quiet and calming.The double decks were amazing and great to view the beautiful fall foliage.The owners had great communication and I would definitely stay again. Easily 5 stars!

  • Review Submitted: 08/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Beautiful water view

  • 4 of 5

Just what we needed...a beautiful view on the water...comfortable seating indoors...beautiful hiking trails within 20 minute drives. Owner very responsive to our needs.

  • Review Submitted: 01/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Ledyard

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
late oct-december 2017
18 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
AU$159
From
AU$265
Fri,Sat
AU$662
AU$3,033
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Apriil
1 Apr 2018 - 12 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$159
From
AU$265
Fri,Sat
AU$927
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
Late April
13 Apr 2018 - 28 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$159
From
AU$1,059
Fri,Sat
AU$1,059
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
Early May
30 Apr 2018 - 17 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$185
From
AU$298
Fri,Sat
AU$1,191
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
3rd week may
18 May 2018 - 24 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$199
From
AU$331
Fri,Sat
AU$1,324
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial 2018
25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$397
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
Post Memorial/early June 2018
28 May 2018 - 14 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$252
From
AU$331
Fri,Sat
AU$1,324
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
late June
15 Jun 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$304
From
AU$463
Fri,Sat
AU$2,250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
July/ Aug
29 Jun 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
AU$2,648
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day 2018
31 Aug 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$397
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
September/ early oct 2018
3 Sep 2018 - 4 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$232
From
AU$357
Fri,Sat
AU$1,456
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
Columbus 2018
5 Oct 2018 - 7 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$364
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid October
8 Oct 2018 - 13 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$232
From
AU$357
Fri,Sat
AU$1,456
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
Late October/Nov
15 Oct 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$159
From
AU$265
Fri,Sat
AU$662
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
AU$331
From
AU$496
Fri,Sat
AU$2,383
AU$9,531
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee AU$66.19
Cleaning Fee AU$66.19 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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