A charming lakefront cottage in the foothills of the beautiful Berkshire Mountains. Located on a peaceful lake with a private dock & shore-front with gorgeous lake & Mountain views. The cottage is only 50 feet from the lake and private dock. It comes with a canoe, sailboat, two kayaks, a small row boat, paddle board and is pet friendly. Relax in the newly renovated large screened-in porch- that is spacious enough to entertain in while watching the majestic wildlife (blue herons nest nearby and we often see bald eagles). Twin Lakes is known for its great fishing (a trophy lake) This lake (West Twin) has no public access, so it’s very quiet. The cottage can sleep 6 people comfortably. It has two bedrooms (1 queen and 2 twin beds), a queen pullout couch and a bathroom .There is a bright and airy open living room and dining area. Cuddle up on the comfy sofa cozy by the large fire place inside, or enjoy the fresh air toasting marshmallows in the fire- pit on a cool evening. Enjoy cooking your meals on a gas or charcoal grill, while savoring your meal in the sunshine on the large deck facing the lake. The kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven and coffee maker. We have a flat screen TV with DVD, WiFi, and air conditioning. The bathroom was recently(3yrs ago) renovated and has all new fixtures and washer & dryer! We provide linens, life vests, fire wood, propane for grill and many other amenities all you have bring is food! *As of June 2017. The kitchen, living room and bedrooms and porch floor got a fresh coat of paint. We have a new microwave, toaster oven, and coffee maker. The newly refinished wood floor is beautiful in living and dining area. There are new indoor/outdoor rugs in the kitchen and porch that gives them a fresh and look and easy cleaning. We have refurnished furniture, pursed new cushions for chairs, bought new lamps. Every week we have our cottage professionally cleaned. We have a notebook with many suggestions and information on the area. Our “little home” is a perfect place to unwind, enjoy nature, have a great time on the lake, or enjoy the many things to do in this unique area. As you can see we try to make our home as comfortable and enjoyable as possible and are always looking for ways to make your stay the best!!
Many fantastic restaurants,a quaint grocery store and unique shops, beautiful golf courses, tennis, as well as bike trails, hiking on Appalachian Mtn trial & skiing are all few mins away. There is beautiful town park on Lakeville Lake with a sandy beach, new play ground and large shady picnic is a great place for the whole family and it's right in town only a few miles away.
Theaters, Music, Movies, Shopping, Restaurants: Broadway stars join many productions in the local theaters of Triarts in Sharon, CT and The Berkshire Theater Festival in Stockbridge. Enjoy the many talented musicians at Tanglewood, Music Mountain, and Berkshire Choral. There are several movie theaters, some include dinner. Your taste buds will be pleased with the variety great restaurants in the area. Visit the many intriguing antique and gift shops as well as Lee Outlets stores 40 minutes away.
Golf, Tennis, Biking Hiking, Swimming & Nature: Play golf on one of eight scenic golf courses only 10 –20 minutes away. Several paddle and tennis courts are available. Go biking on the various bike trails that includes three states, and scenic roads. The Town beach has a playground, and swimming, canoeing and sailing lessons for children. The Sharon Audubon offers nature walks, bird watching and educational programs for kids. Hike on the Appalachian Mtn trail and see panoramic views of three states and two mountian ranges. Catamount ski area is close by and in the summer has a great ropes course for all ages.
Downhill skiing is only 15-20 mins away at Catmount and Butternut Ski Areas in nearby Gt Barrrington, Mass. and Mohawk Mt in Cornwall. From beginner skiers to experts, everyone can enjoy these easy to get to areas that are cheaper and less crouded than going further north.
History, Art Galleries, Museums: Being one of the oldest towns in Connecticut, many historical landmarks and guided talks about Salisbury’s importance in the Revolutionary War. Norman Rockwell Museum, Shaker Museum and Clark Institute are not far away in Mass. Jacob’s Pillow in Stockbridge has various dance companies perform. There are three art galleries in Lakeville as well as others in the area.