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Lakefront Vacation Rental

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 7

West Winds Cottage is located on beautiful Lake Champlain.

- Newly renovated bathroom.

- Kitchen with large dining room.

- Reading nook.

- Large living room with sleeper sofas.

- 2 Bedrooms with queen beds.

- 90 foot of waterfront.

"Point au Fer is a peninsula in Lake Champlain 4 miles south of the Village of Rouses Point, NY; it forms the northeast coast of King's Bay, Town of Champlain. Rouses Point is located at the northeast corner of NYS, the Canadian border to the north and the Korean Veteran's Memorial Bridge to Vermont to the east."


Point au Fer is close to Montreal, Quebec Canada - Plattsburgh, NY - Burlington, VT - Lake Placid, NY.

More Details

Pamela Gadway
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Champlain in Clinton County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , newly remodeled bathroom
  • Newly remodeled bathroom includes bath towels, wash cloths, hair dryer, hand soap, body wash and paper products for bath. Bath towels cannot be used as beach towels.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Cable TV
  • 1 bedroom with queen size bed, cable tv (sleeps 2) 1 bedroom with queen size bed (sleeps 2) Pack 'N Play available, if needed
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews

Amazing, complete with everything!

  • 5 of 5

We are so lucky to have found this rental. It was perfect! Adorable, complete with everything you need to not leave for a solid week! My kids asked the first day when we were coming back. We used kayaks and swam almost everyday! Sunsets were incredible, gazebo was lovely for dinners. We felt so comfortable all week. Visited Lake Placid and Burlington VT to see some other sites. Pam was so awesome wIt's her communication and I would tell you they don't make good people like her any more. The only constructive feedback I can offer is it was bright in the one bedroom where the kids slept. We solved by hanging a blanket over the blind. Otherwise just simply perfect. We will be back!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy that you and your family had a great time staying at West Winds! It is wonderful that you had such good weather and got to enjoy beautiful Lake Champlain. The location of the cottage on King's Bay definitely makes it ideal for kayaking and paddle boarding! We appreciate your great suggestion and plan on installing room-darkening shades in the bedrooms soon! Thank you for your kind words and we would love to have your lovely family stay at West Winds again!
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Wonderful relaxing cottage

  • 5 of 5

Look no more for a better place on Lake Champlain. This one is perfect! We were quite relaxed the whole time. The walking is great in the area. We did not use the kayaks as it was pretty windy when we were there. The sunsets were so beautiful. Inside, you will find everything you could possibly need. I was pleasantly surprised. Furnishings are impeccable and geared to lakeside living. Owner is very responsive and we had no problems. A topnotch place!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy that you and your husband enjoyed your stay at our cottage! It was so nice that you were able to share good times with your friends and enjoy the beautiful views of the lake and sunsets! We are pleased that you felt so comfortable and at home staying at West Winds and we welcome you back again.
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Hamden, CT

Wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying at this cottage on Lake Champlain. The house was spotless, comfortable and had everything we could possibly need. There is so much to do in that area that we always had a choice. Out favorite activities were biking all the islands and taking a day up in Montreal which is under an hour away. Our host Pamela could not have been more generous with her time and was readily available to answer any questions. We highly recommend staying here. We spent an entire week and hated to leave!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy that you had an enjoyable stay with us at West Winds. We agree that there are so many things to do and places to go that are close by to the cottage. We are glad that you had the opportunity to travel to Montreal and take a bike tour of the beautiful Champlain Islands! it was a pleasure to meet you both and we hope to see you again in the future!
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Relaxing, fun, clean

  • 5 of 5

This vacation house is an incredible lake spot in a cove off of the grand lake and the cove is big enough where boating is possible, yet small enough to tame the current to enable paddle boarding. The water is clean as is the nature of lake Champlain (no murkiness). The cottage has a screened off gazebo which makes meals by the lake bug free. We also used the 2 kayaks and paddle board. Life vests are inside the house, so no bugs crawling on them! The cottage itself is nice, very clean and quaint. There is an air conditioner which is fantastic as well as fans in each room. The kicker for me were the new style windows, no old timey impossible to open/close windows. This makes a huge difference bc again, bugs.

The kitchen is fully stocked with pots, pans, utensils, plates etc. There is a kuerig and a kcup tree. There are also laundry machines. The water is filtered for showers.

I felt like I was living in a regular house and not a lake cottage, all while experiencing all the fantastic peacefulness that comes with a lake cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very pleased that you had a wonderful stay at West Winds. We agree that the cottage is situated in an ideal spot and we are so glad that your family got to swim and enjoy all the water activities on the lake! Thanks for sharing what you liked about the cottage and we are so happy that you had a chance to relax and enjoy your vacation on beautiful Lake Champlain. We plan on adding more amenities every year and we hope you stay with us again!
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love it and will return

  • 5 of 5

everything was great,the chalet,the location and it's contents.

what can i say about the owners,fantastic and took good care of us and i thank them.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay at the cottage. The weather was so beautiful and we were so pleased that you and your family got to swim and enjoy kayaking in the lake. It's a great experience to vacation at the lake in the summertime! We enjoyed having you stay with us and look forward to having you stay at West Winds again!
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  • 5 of 5

My wife & I stayed at the WEST WINDS COTTAGE from 7/9-16/2016 and we cannot say one negative thing. The cottage was very clean, well equipped & everything that was billed and then some. Pam & Russ were wonderful & attentive hosts and we were treated like family- the overall experience exceeded expectations. Pam's attention to details and genuine concern to provide a wonderful vacation home are very hard to come by when renting a vacation home. We will be looking forward to renting this property again & seeing our new friends. 5 Stars just does not seem to be enough for the overall experience.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy that you chose to stay at West Winds. It was such a pleasure meeting you both and we enjoyed the great conversations! So glad that you were able to explore Lake Champlain with your boat and take advantage of the fishing. We appreciate the kind words about your experience at the cottage and welcome you back again for more fun times!
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Nearest Airport
29 Miles
Plattsburgh International Airport
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Champlain, Adirondacks

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Off season
2 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

May, September and October rates: $1,200 weekly or $200 per night (three night minimum)
June, July and August rates: $1.500 weekly during peak season. If you stay under 7 days during peak season, you will still be charged $1,500.00.
Rental Agreement required

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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