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Lovely Rustic Cabin by a Lake
Lovely Rustic Cabin by a Lake
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
You won’t be charged yet

This adorable rustic cabin sleeps 4, and has many extra amenities. Lake, pool, and community house with ping-pong, library, board games, and pool table. Kayak and canoe, and glorious hiking in the Green Mountain National Forest.

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This cabin, one of nine in this small community retreat, is 100 yards from the lake front with a private dock, and on-site caretakers. 2 bedrooms, one double bed and 2 twins. Full kitchen with stove/oven, coffee pot, toaster, and seating for 4, plus 2 armchairs. Kitchen has recently been updated with brand new "tiny house" fridge/freezer, butcher-block countertop, and new sink and faucet. Provided: tableware, pots and pans, and all the basic tools you'd need to make a great meal. We also have a brand new front porch!

We now have wi-fi and pretty good cell service!

Our cabin is 3 season, unheated. We close up in the fall and re-open in early May. Vermont weather in early spring/fall can be fickle. Meaning it's cold! We bring extra blankets! :-) During hot weather, there are 3 table fans provided for air circulation.

This cabin has lake access to the 3 mile, beautiful Lake Dunmore. Nestled on the edge of the Green Mountain National Forest, down the road is the Branbury State Park. Copious hiking trails! Also, the cabin is just a few minutes from the lovely village of Brandon, the town of Middlebury, VT and a pleasant hour drive to Burlington, VT.

Parking is right outside the front door - there is room for 2 cars on the front lawn near the picnic table. Extra parking, if you have visitors drop by for the day, is just a few yards away. There is a clean convenient laundromat just down the road, at the north end of the lake.

We are LGBTQ friendly. We do NOT discriminate against anyone- we welcome all races, ethnicities, gender identities, you name it. If you're kind, you can stay here.

Guest access

The entire cabin is yours, except one cabinet, where the owners store a few things. This cabinet is marked.

Interaction with guests

The owners will not be on-site, but there are friendly on-site caretakers. They are usually about, and can answer many questions and help if there is any issue.

Amenities
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Family/kid friendly
Pool
Prices
Extra people $10 / night after 2 guests
Security Deposit $200
Weekly Discount: 5%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 10PM
Check out by 10AM

Towels, sheets, and pillow cases are provided by YOU, the guest.

Guests must take out trash and recycling, do dishes, straighten beds, and sweep cabin upon departure.

All items found inside the cabin upon arrival must stay in the cabin, including dish ware, utensils, and furniture.

The Adirondack chairs in front of the cabin must remain there.

No smoking anywhere on the property inside or outside of the cabin.

No pets are allowed by guests. Only owners may have their animals, as per the homeowners association.

You should leave our cabin in good condition, as you found it. Your security deposit will be forfeited if there are any damages or extra cleaning required. Please let us know before you depart if something has been damaged.

We expect decent and kind of behavior from our guests at all times. You will forfeit your security deposit if any negative behavior is reported. You may also be asked to leave early.

Lake rules- life jackets must be worn while out in the property's boats.

You must also acknowledge
Amenity limitations - The cabin has no heat and no air conditioning whatsoever. You cannot bring a heater, as it would blow the electrical fuses.
Cancellations
Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Availability
2 nights minimum stay

59 Reviews

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David User Profile
October 2017
Everything you could possibly want in a rustic cabin! Easy access to Lake Dunmore and well situated in Addison County

Prateep User Profile
October 2017
The cabin was as advertised: rustic, but functional. We spent little time in the cabin, and one of the days it rained, so we couldn't really enjoy the location. Nevertheless, our stay was quite pleasant.

Danny User Profile
September 2017
The cabin is very simple and rustic. The accommodations are moderate and it's important to be aware of this when visiting. Plan to bring bath towels, kitchen towels, and a cooler as the refrigerator is very small. Bring all seasonings and oil for cooking and lots of bug spray. Its quaint and fits the bill if you're looking for more than tent camping.

Joann User Profile
September 2017
Very relaxing

Christina User Profile
September 2017
Everything is accurate in the description! You get a lot for the price and it was a nice stay!

Doug User Profile
September 2017
Just like it says, a sweet little rustic cabin in a great location. Laura gave us great info on where to eat, good deals on firewood and what to do in the area. We couldn't ask for better communication. Check in/out was super smooth. The cabin had all we needed to cook basic meals. Perfect spot for a romantic get away if you like things simple. Really a great value. We'll be back!

Jenny User Profile
August 2017
We have been staying at Laura's cabin for years now and it is always an idyllic stay. The cabin is cozy and comfortable and stocked with everything you need. We love cabin #2, thanks Laura!

Amherst, Massachusetts, United StatesJoined in March 2011
Laura User Profile

Nature lover, enthusiastic cook and gardener. I love New England, and the mountains, and hope everyone has as peaceful a time at my properties as I do!

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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