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Bungalow, suites or home on East Side of Saratoga Lake, Navy PKG MainHouseFall

Bedrooms 2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Bungalow, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), New Bath shower, (Sleeps 5)

Lake view with beautiful sunsets. Level, 150 ' walk to one of the few sand beaches and a dock on the lake. Dock with umbrella at end of pier and on deck on beach. Sunroom with deck that has anew retractable awing (but not to be let out during windy days), 3 sliders, and ceiling fan; newer kitchen with Stainless steel major appliances, self cleaning convection oven, excellent SS toaster with convection oven; pergo type floors floors and completely renovated interior. Aqua science treated water. Bath with Corian sink, NEW ceramic tile floor, new shower & fixtures. eero WiFi. Slides and mountain climb for children. All relatively level property but not wheel chair accessible with two risers involved. Wooded to the rear. Private, professionally decorated, with generous tile shower. Swimming, boating, and fishing. Cool, lake effect, upstate NY nights. AC for heat waves and as needed. Summer house with main house availability for special occasions. Our kayaks are on the beach. Anyone must wear life jackets, which we may loan. Great area for golf. Saratoga National Golf Club • Saratoga Lake Golf Club • Saratoga Spa Golf. Historic thoroughbred race track. East side of Lake just above Snake Hill....10 minutes to one of the the most famous and best thoroughbred tracks in the country (family friendly). Much history with the turning point of the American Revolution nearby and historical sights and events. Philiadelphia Philharmonic and New York City Ballet visit during the summer. Numerous other headlining concerts and performances at the Outdoor Saratoga Performing Arts Center. Lake George Opera Chamber Music. Various dance camp opportunities. Numerous art shows. Many public music events. Great scienic downtown (Old Victorian) with a great open park in center of town. Good jazz and restaurants abound. Skidmore and Empire State College with related events. A great jazz festival and a really good country music festival.

We are at the lake too. We are not in a group camp; only 2 houses on property. One is our private home which rents suites only occasionally. Should you want tickets for concerts at SPAC, we often can get a few as members. The earlier requested the better chance at popular events, preferably as event is announced or soon after. Very close parking at SPAC might be also be available. We can update availability per event after inquiring.

More Details

Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 May, 2018

About Betty

Decorator....From Indiana and Westchester County.

Betty purchased this bungalow in 1995

Why Betty chose Saratoga Springs

For the wide variety of activities in area and for the lake activities . Quiet and picturesque. rrtp WiFi Internet when you sign in the password. A peaceful setting with trees, flowers and sunsets. Should you want tickets for concerts at SPAC, we often can get them as members. The earlier requested the better chance at popular events, preferably as event is announced or soon after. Very close parking at SPAC might be also be available. We can update availability per event after inquiring.

What makes this bungalow unique

Peaceful and green with shade or sun, swing, and flowers at cottage and beach! Great sunsets. Extra space might be available in our home.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Jul 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Saratoga Springs in Saratoga County

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 13:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • city centre ...
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Computer Available ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , corian sink wopen cabinet wth mirror cabinet & new shower
  • Not tiny, not large, comfortable size.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
  • Spacious day room has a twin /day bed for sleeping & chair. TV & sectional with 2 love seats, and corner in cantilevered sunroom with ceiling fan a living/sun room & lots glass to view the woods and green yard, gardens and lake. Eat in or on house deck. You may ask if our main house has a suite is available!
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Boat ...
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Lake frontage. Swimming, dock with deck on end; water treatment & filtration system. Trees with swings, at bungalow and beach. Lake side chairs. Lakeside shade and sun. Attended beach fires allowed at informal pit area. Children's play platform with mountain climb and slide at beach. Enjoy much local golf, wide range of restaruants, historical sites, Saratoga Perfoming Arts Center 10 minutes plus traffic conditions that vary per concert, and the Saratoga Race Course. The National Museum of Dance, Yaddo, and Skidmore, American Revolution Activities in Stillwater are here as well. Local riding stable nearby. Numerous Fairs. Have a local masseuse to come and relax you. .


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Bungalow, suites or home on East Side of Saratoga Lake, Navy PKG MainHouseFall
average rating of 4.16 based on 31 reviews

Fabulous Lake Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous lake vacation. Thoroughly enjoyed the location with so many choices. Shady or sunny at the beach or in the lawn. We loved the beautiful sunsets from the swings and marshmallows at the beach fire. Saratoga is a fun place. The Blumes were very accommodating hosts and maintain a very welcoming atmosphere and enjoyable bungalow with everything we needed readily available. We plan to return to this bungalow again as our family had a terrific time.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Enjoyed their gracious visit. So please they loved the bungalow and Saratoga. We look forward to seeing them again.
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Great, convenient location; stunning view of the lake.

  • 5 of 5

Betty and Bill were excellent hosts. We can’t get over the lake and sunset views from their dock.

  • Review Submitted: 30-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Saratoga Fun in the Sun

  • 5 of 5

One of the most enjoyable places to be on Labor Day week-end has to be Saratoga Springs , NY, and one of the most enjoyable and affordable places that allows a family of six to be a part of all this fun and entertainment has to be this quaint bungalow on the edges of the Saratoga Lake. Clean, cozy yet spacious, this pink bungalow sits in a lovely yard where Monarch butterflies visit. One can sit on a swing dangling from a tree branch or walk out to the pier and pull up a chair to enjoy the scenery of Saratoga Lake. Barbecue grill is available and the sunrise and sunset views of the lake are quite impressive. There is a lovely restaurant by the lake ,which you can access by boat or car, which has a small but clean beach and is pet friendly . The food is remarkably tasty and there is a bar with music blaring from speakers . So you can swim , dine , party and... of course, gamble on the best horses @ historical Saratoga racetrack ...

In all, whether you are a couple going for a romantic interlude , few friends going to party or a family of 6-8, you will find this picturesque bungalow perfect (and economical) for your ventures.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your week and look forward to seeing you again..
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Wonderful Hosts.

  • 5 of 5

You couldn't have nicer hosts than Betty and Bill. They went out of their way to make our stay great. If you want to know about Music in the area or the best place to buy fresh tomatoes and corn they have it covered. The little cabin is cozy and just across from the lake. Very nice people, hope to come again! Jamie and Harry Los Angeles.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Its especially enjoyable to be good hosts when you have gracious guests. Harry's family is in the vicinity and he is familiar with this upstate area even though he visits now from the West Coast. We are looking forward to being their hosts again.
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Just What We Were Looking For!

  • 4 of 5

First, the pictures in the owner's advertising are absolutely accurate. It's always good to not be surprised by the actual place. Let me go area by area for what's not obvious from just pictures. The front room is very airy because there are 3 full sliding doors with screens in addition to the windows. There is a nice view of the lake from this room. The television is a nice flat screen, and the cable brings in tons of stations. The owner was having a problem with the WiFi when we first arrived, but she got it repaired right away. The kitchen is kind of a combination room. One side has a little twin bed sleeping area with a couple of chairs and a dresser. The other side is the kitchen. We've rented lots of cottages, and this kitchen is BY FAR the best equipped of them all. The appliances are great, but more than that, pot holders, dish towels, cooking utensils, pots, pans, dishware, and flatware were plentiful. I found everything I needed for two weeks. Plus there is a good cork screw! The bathroom is comfortable, and the shower appears new. The owner stocked lots of towels and face cloths. One thing that really pleased us was that, although this is a lake cottage, the water is potable and we didn't have to schlep in bottled water. If you haven't rented a cottage before, you should know that generally speaking you will need to bring anything you might need, but this owner supplied a couple of rolls of toilet paper, a roll of paper towels, and some paper napkins to get us started. That was really thoughtful. There are two bedrooms, and the beds are comfy. Each room had storage, enough for our clothing and to stow our suitcases. We really enjoyed the deck off the front room. Although there is a table in the kitchen area, we ate outside on that deck whenever we ate at "home." The grill is nice, and the propane tank was full. The owners allow -- encourage -- use of their dock, which is just across the street. There's a table at the end of it, and four chairs. We enjoyed gorgeous sunsets as we sat there. The owners, Betty and Bill, are friendly and helpful. And we enjoyed visits from their friendly dogs. The overall location is great. There are several restaurants along the lake, and it's a short and easy drive to the race track. We hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed their visit as they are great guests and are looking forward to a return visit with them. We now have upgraded our wifi technology from Hawking to eero the latest in extending wifi.
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Lovely Saratoga Lakeside Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This adorable bungalow on Saratoga Lake was as described on the website and we were very pleased with the accommodations for our week vacation with our teenagers. We enjoyed swimming and kayaking on the lake during the day and the breathtaking sunsets relaxing in the Adirondack chairs on the dock in the evening. The lake is clean, beautiful and so relaxing. The bungalow was clean and well maintained. The owners take great pride in their property and have planted beautiful gardens which we enjoyed on our private deck as we barbecued. The updated bungalow was equipped with everything we needed to cook, however we often took advantage of the many restaurants in downtown Saratoga which is a short 10 minute drive. The owners were available as needed to answer questions and were happy to provide directions and dinner recommendations for many of the local restaurants. We enjoyed horseback riding at a local stable and the NYC Ballet performance at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. The amphitheater was a wonderful venue for an otherwise formal event. I highly recommend this comfortable bungalow. I can't wait to return next summer during the track season!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Looking forward to seeing your family again. We are pleased that they especially enjoyed our kayaks and lake.
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Train
8 Miles
station in town to NYC
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
many...Panza's (1.5 miles) none walking
Nearest Beach
150 Kilometres
150ft, sand and dock with deck not steep area
Car: necessary

Should you want tickets for concerts at SPAC, we often can get them as members. The earlier requested the better chance at popular events, preferably as event is announced or soon after. Very close parking in 2017 is available. We can update by event availability per event after inquiring. 10-12 minutes to Saratoga Springs activities: downtown, tracks, S.P.A.C., spas and museums.

We are near Jibb Drive in the bay North of Snake Hill, as some maps display wrong location (North of Snake Hill) near the currently incorrect Point Breeze Marina which is not near us. l. East Side of Lake

Other Activities: Most Historic Thoroughbred Track (family friendly), Trotters Track & Racino, Turning Point of American Revolution, Yaddo, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Dance Museum, childrens museum, Congress Park with antique carsoule, a Victorian College Town, Excellent restaurants, coffee and ice cream shops. Lots of Activities...A major water park 30 ish minutes North and a lovely pool in town at the state park if you need more than a lake.

Golf: Saratoga National, Saratoga Spa, Saratoga Lake Golf, Saratoga Golf and Polo Club and lots of miniature golf. Discount for direct pay.

No refunds for cancellations.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Saratoga Springs, New York

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
2018 summer
30 Jun 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £57 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £376.85
Property Damage Protection £44.47

$1100 off-Season, $1650 week in Season until 2018 then $1750/week summer season
Sept (after Labor Day) through June $1100/wk unless involves 4th July weekend. No cancellations or refunds.

July & Aug 1600wk

$650/weekend (excluding July & August and special events)

Rentals Saturday-Saturday
Deposits are non-refundable and rental non-cancelable unless re-rented
Ask re main house which has occasional availability in year-round suites
Prices subject to change

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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