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Candlewood Lake house rental (Lattins Cove, Danbury)

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Charming vacation get-away. Tranquil three-bedroom, 2-bath cottage on Lake Candlewood. Lovely blue-stone patio at the water with spectacular views of lake. Western exposure. Oversized float for swimming and docking personal boat. Large screened porch with dining and sitting area. Play yard with swing and jungle gym. One-acre wooded lot with driveway to house. Located in quiet Lattins Cove in no-wake zone. Peaceful country feeling, but 5 minutes to stores, restaurants and I-84. $375 per night in June; four-night minimum. $475 per night in July and August, four-night minimum. Payment in advance. $1000 security deposit required.


Owner
Megan FitzGerald
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 November, 2017

About Megan FitzGerald

My sister and I, along with our families, own this house, which we inherited from my father when he passed away last year. We are teachers and have spent at least some part of the summer every year at this family home on Lake Candlewood.

Megan FitzGerald purchased this house in 1935

Why Megan FitzGerald chose Danbury

This house was built by my grandfather and my father and uncle during the Great Depression. My grandfather had the foresight to buy land on Lake Candlewood as the lake was being created. (Candlewood is the largest man-made lake in Connecticut, with 92 miles of shoreline.) The property has been the heart and soul of our family since it was built. Countless family gatherings have taken place here with great love and laughter. We are renting it for a few weeks this summer to help pay for the every-increasing property taxes.

What makes this house unique

This house is situated on an acre of land with 200 feet of waterfront. It is a great place for families. We have a jungle gym in the yard, a gas grill, a large screened-in porch, and a lovely patio at the water. There is a dock with a slip available for boat owners to dock a boat.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Danbury in Fairfield County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Leisure Activities:
  • Horseshoes

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(2 traveller reviews)

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Candlewood Lake house rental (Lattins Cove, Danbury)
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
5

Waterfront Lake house

  • 5 of 5

This property was a dream vacation site! The house was clean and user friendly. A small terrace on the upper level with a grill and a small playground . Then ON the lake another terrace and ample deck and dock. Kayaks were at our disposal.

We plan on making this an annual event.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Rustic and comfortable. lovely lake.

  • 4 of 5

The lake was lovely. The owner of the home was very helpful and available for any questions. The home itself was cozy and comfortable. It is Rustic (not contemporary or recently updated. ). The home is clean and well-maintained.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £750.5

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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