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Rustic/Quaint Cottage (Camp) on Lake Champlain (RECENTLY RENOVATED)

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 Formal Bedrooms, 1 Patio/Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 6

Completely renovated and updated in the Fall of 2015. Fully furnished kitchen and bathroom, washer/dryer, cathedral ceilings, air-conditioning, wood floors, and all the creature comforts of home. Though the house does not sit directly on the waterfront, the property abuts the lake andt offers a very short 1 minute (150 ft) walk to lakefront. Set back on a wooded lot, the cottage (aka: Camp) offers privacy, seclusion, solitude. The protected cove is lined with rock ledges and beaches with lots of places to swim. Enjoy family gatherings or a quite weekend alone with someone special. A tennis court and playground is located a short walk away and nature trails abound literally a few feet from the cottage. Come explore the grandeur of Lake Champlain & the nearby Green Mountains and Adirondacks. Though not a luxury home, the cottage is cozy, campy yet comfortable with a full kitchen & bathroom, pine-sided living/sitting room, and bedrooms fitted with new furnishings. One bedroom faces sunny south and the other larger patio bedroom faces the lake. Enjoy the scenery, solitude, fresh air, fall foliage, or simply escape the city or summer heat. Surely one of the best deals in town.



'Cute and Cozy, wish we had more time...'

Arron and Suzanne, NY

'We had a great time, it was perfect...'

Michael and Tomi, CT

'A great bargin, we will see you next year...'

Anthony and Karrah, CA

'Very comvenient to Burlington not to mention the lake...'

Mark and Amy, CT

"We love what you did with the renovation, very comfortable but you managed to maintain the rustic feeling, we love it"

Leo and Mia, VA

"We will surely return next year"

Jennifer and Kelli, VA

"Such a perfect location, quaint, quiet, and simple"

Valerie and Ducky, CA

More Details

Victor or Sally
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 April, 2018

About Victor or Sally

We (Sally and Victor) have been happily married for 27 years and have 2 wonderful children and 4 fabulous grandchildren. Victor recently retired after a 30 year law enforcement/counterterrorism career. Sally spent her career in the restaurant biz and also recently retired. Our son is a SGT in the US Army and our daughter is a housemaker and Mommy. Grandkids are all little.

Victor or Sally purchased this cottage in 2002

Why Victor or Sally chose Ferrisburgh

Sally is from the same area and a true Vermonter. Victor first visited Vermont in 1986 and fell in love with the area immediately. The people are so friendly, life is slower, and the scenery is absolutely stunning.

What makes this cottage unique

Even though cottage is typically the least expensive vacation rental lake property in the area, it offers the same amenities, comfort, and lake access of much more expensive cottages.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Ferrisburgh in Addison County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • lake
  • Lake View
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom includes a stacked washer/dryer.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , New
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , New
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Converted enclosed patio into a bedroom
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • limited accessibility
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
STRICTLY NO SMOKING. Guests are asked to smoke outside. Washer/Dryer provided in bathroom. Towels provided. Canoe and Kayaks available at $25 per vessel per stay. THIS IS NOT A LUXURY COTTAGE, RATHER AS ADVERTISED IT IS RUSTIC AND QUAINT OFFERING AFFORDABLE COMFORT AND PRIVACY!!


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Rustic/Quaint Cottage (Camp) on Lake Champlain (RECENTLY RENOVATED)
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews
Merion, PA

Wonderful, relaxing, great location and very comfortable .

  • 5 of 5

We loved our 10 day stay at Casa Lago. The cottage was very comfortable and had everything we needed to make it feel like home. Location is great, steps away from Lake Champlain and close to hiking and nature walks. We went out canoeing every morning and the fishing is really good. Had several outstanding meals at nearby restaurants. The neighbors on Long Point were very friendly and our dog met new friends, too. We hope to go back next year!!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are so very welcome and we look forward to seeing you next year.
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The perfect place

  • 5 of 5

Clean, modern, private. We used this cabin as a base for many miles of the most wonderful road biking. Would rent again!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are very kind. Hope to see you soon.
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Truly beautiful.

  • 4 of 5

Got very cold at night due to the unreasonable weather. So bring your jammies if the weather forcast predicts cold weather.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful time. Quiet, peaceful location. Bon Fires every bight. Walks every day. A perfect way to spend a long weekend.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words, we are happy you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again real soon. Victor and Sally
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Clean, comfortable and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great relaxing week at the cottage this past week. It was quiet, clean, comfortable and extremely relaxing. We enjoyed being so close to the lake and being in awe of the amazing views. Plus it was very convient and quick trip into Burlington for a great meal and some awesome craft brews! It was the perfect way to end our summer and celebrate a birthday, we are already planning our trip back next year! Thank you for having us.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. Hope to see you again next season.
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Clean, quaint, comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Casa Lago a few weeks ago. The location was great with close proximity to the lake. The newly renovated cottage met all of our needs and was very tidy and comfy. The owners were very friendly, responsive, and answered all of our questions. I would highly recommend a visit to Casa Lago!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind words were very easy to work with hope to see you next year .
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Burlington, VT (BTV)
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Charlotte, VT to Essex, NY
Nearest Motorway
23 Miles
VT Route 7 and Interstate 89

Lake Champlain is world renowned for its beautiful scenery, gorgeous waters, fabulous boating, pristine shorelines, and world-class fishing. Within a few miles of the cottage are many smaller lakes, ponds, creeks, and rivers not to mention the Green Mountains or Adirondacks. Ferrisburg is located in the Champlain Valley with direct and immediate access to miles of hiking trails, biking routes, small villages, towns, and countryside. Hiker and bikers can enjoy any level of trail from beginner to advance. The Appalachian Trail and Vermont’s famous Long Trail are nearby. Burlington is situated less than 30 minutes away and provides all the creature comforts of any modern city to include music, fine restaurants, museums, parks, and quality shopping. New York is a short drive or ferry boat ride from the cottage. The quaint town of Vergennes is located 10 minutes down the road. There you will find nice restaurants, groceries, shops, and friendly people.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £53.57
Pet Fee £35.72
Damage Deposit £71.43

1 week stay minimum during HOLIDAY weeks (memorial and labor days and the 4th of July)
By accepting this payment terms the renter acknowledges FULL agreement to the attached rental agreement

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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