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2 Waterfront Cottages, peaceful setting, View of Mt Mansfield

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4 BR, sleeps 8, 1.5 BA baths; call or e-mail about smaller cottage

Private beach, rowboat. Broad view Lake Champlain, Green Mountains. Comfortably furnished. Gas stove, microwave, charcoal grill, hot water, refrigerator. 4 bedrooms (1 double bed, 3 rooms with 2 twin beds each), large living room with stone fireplace, piano, dining room, porches.

Cell phone service; no landline. Bring your own blankets, sheets & towels; extra charge if we supply these. Well-behaved pets are permitted.

Contact owner for information about smaller cottage which sleeps 5.

Private, peaceful location: These cottages are situated on 90 acres of meadow, woodland and beach area and are perfect for getting away from it all and relaxing.

More Details

Nancy Bassett
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
1 April, 2017

About Nancy Bassett

Family owned and run since 1925 when our grandfather purchased the land and built the 4 bedroom camp. Management now includes the great grandchildren.

Nancy Bassett purchased this cottage in 1925

Why Nancy Bassett chose Lake Champlain Islands

E-mail owner for photos.

What makes this cottage unique

Family and people who return enjoy the quiet, being on the lake, and the opportunity to feel "away from it all." Some have talked of driving down the camp road and rolling up the road behind them! Some have described it as "camping with amenities."


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in South Hero in Grand Isle County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • lake
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom -
    Bathroom - Toilet
  • Large 4 bedroom has 1 full bath with tub, shower; 1 half bath with sink and toilet Smaller camp has 1 full bath with shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • The 4 bedroom camp has a room with 1 double bed and 3 rooms each with 2 twin beds The smaller camp has 1 bedroom with double bed, loft with double and single beds and double futon on screened porch
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Piano
  • Boat
  • Barbecue
  • Conservatory
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing



Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Grand Isle
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Essex Junction
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Interstate 89
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Car: necessary

25 minutes from Burlington, 1 hour 15 minutes from Montreal. Ferry to New York state. Walking trails on site, fishing on Lake Champlain, bird watching on the 90 acres of meadow and woodland. Biking on the Champlain Islands. Trout streams 30-60 minutes away, 1 hour from Mount Mansfield and the Long Trail. Concerts,museums, theater, art exhibits within 10 minutes to 2 hour radius. Local winery, antique shops, farmer's market.

Other Activities: birding, canoeing, kayaking


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in South Hero, Lake Champlain Valley

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £0
Tax Rate 9.0%

$625-$1100week plus 9% tax
$1100/week plus tax - 4 BR
(sleeps 8) 1 1/2 Bath
(tub but no shower)

$625-$675/week plus tax for 1+bedrooms, 1 bath
sleep 5
July and August by the week only, Saturday to Saturday
Reservations taken on or after December 1st, 2008

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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