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Unique and affordable Adirondack experience on pristine mountain lake

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Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Star Lake - Whitetail @Haven at Star Lake

Whitetail Cottage located on a 40 acre property called the Haven at Star Lake

Slow time down. If you are looking for a great place to enjoy the outdoors and re-connect with family, this is it. Adirondack cottage called 'Whitetail' is located at 'The Haven on Star Lake', a campus setting on 40 wooded acres with 300 feet of waterfront. Fully furnished and well maintained, the cottage has 2 bedrooms, 1 baths, and a sitting room that overlooks the lake. The cottage sleeps six and the furnishings are comfortable. Amenities include a new kitchenette with a stove, sink, refrigerator, microwave, coffee pot and storage cabinet. An outdoor charcoal grill is also provided. Renters will have shared access to the Recreation Building which includes a lounge area with TV and DVD player, WiFi, pool table, ping pong table, foosball, and board games. Other amenities on the grounds that are available to renters include: Swimming Beach;

canoes, kayaks and paddle boats on a first come/first serve basis; hiking trails; outdoor volleyball court; horseshoe pit and picnic tables.

Star Lake, the 'Gem of the Adirondacks' , is spring fed and known for its clarity and freshness. Relax, fish, swim, hike and enjoy each other’s company. Explore the picturesque lake on a canoe or kayak and anchor at the sandbar. Or if you prefer, simply lounge along the shoreline enjoying day long sunshine. For you golfers, there is also a 9-hole public golf course less than a mile away.

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Tom and Maria Buckingham
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2016

About Tom and Maria Buckingham

The Haven at Star Lake is owned by a Christian family whose mission is to serve children, families and community by providing a fun, life-changing Adirondack camp experience.

Tom and Maria Buckingham purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Tom and Maria Buckingham chose Adirondacks

This property offers affordability with unique amenities not typically found with individual property rentals. The 40 acre campus provides a true Adirondack experience.


1 holidaymaker review

Unique and affordable Adirondack experience on pristine mountain lake
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Owners are very helpful and friendly. Description of cabin was very accurate! We hope to visit again soon!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
120 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Public golf course in Star lake
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Route 3
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Property is on the lake
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Star Lake, Adirondacks

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer 2017
28 May 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Sunday
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £41
Tax Rate 8.0%

Weekly rental only during summer season, from Sunday to Sunday. All facilities are No Smoking. Pets are not allowed. Fresh linen is available upon request at a rental cost of $15 per set. Bring your own towels and pillows. A “pack and play” is available for a nominal fee. A 10% discount for active duy military families is provided at check-in.

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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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Star Lake in New York

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bathoom includes toilet and shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Bunk Bed
  • One bedroom has a double bed and the second bedroom has two sets of bunk beds. Each bedroom has direct access to the bathroom. Each bedroom has its own sink.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Whitetail is located at The Haven at Star Lake, a 40 acre property nestled in the foothills of the Adirondacks. As part of a 'campus' setting, there are services and amenities provided that go beyond just the cottage rental making for a fun experience.

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