Lovely Lake Cottage Rental with Private Deck near Springfield, MassachusettsBecket, Massachusetts (United States) view map
Description of Glamping Units
Glampers can relax in peace and serenity in this lovely cottage rental that lies by a lake near Springfield in Massachusetts. This cozy cottage has two small bedrooms, one that features a full-size bed that is brand new with a pillow top, and the second bedroom has a single-size futon, which in total perfectly accommodates three people.
The glamping rental also has a kitchen so guests can enjoy delicious meals together during their lake escape. The kitchen has a coffeemaker, a fridge, a toaster, a stove, and an oven. The hosts will supply some dishes, utensils, and basic spices for those who desire to cook.
The living room has a queen-size pullout futon for glampers to cozy together on after a day of exploring the beautiful surroundings. Read More
- Air conditioning
- Internet connection
- Kitchen equipment
- Queen-size bed
- Sofa bed/Futon
Parking is limited to two vehicles, and they must be parked in designated parking areas only. Parking on the road is not permitted and any illegally parked cars are subject to towing; applicable fines/towing fees and is the sole responsibility of the vehicle owner.
There is a general store that is within walking distance that has recently been spruced up and offers some gluten free homemade treats. They offer a great breakfast all day!
There are buses in the area, but guests will need a car to get to Becket.
Location + Surroundings
This glamping site is located in Sherwood Forest in a private area and on a quarter acre of land, a few minutes walking distance from the beautiful 88-acre lake and 20 minutes to the famous cultural attractions. The neighborhood is quiet and serene where glampers can recharge after being busy in the city. The lake is a short walk from the house. The glamping site is located less than an hour from Springfield and just over two hours away from Boston, which offers glampers numerous sightseeing opportunities and cultural attractions. Both the Chester-Blandford State Forest and the October Mountain State Forest are close by for glampers to explore. Read More
The hosts ask that guests let them know when they are checking in and they can arrange to meet or tell glampers where the key is.
- Bird watching
- Horseback riding
- Movie theater
- Water sports
- Wildlife viewing
- Winter sports
There are many brochures and maps of the local attractions for exploring the area available upon arrival for those who wish to explore the surrounding areas. The Appalachian trail is near so that can be a great hike. Enjoy the quiet of the Berkshires and the cottage is ideal for a couple retreat, as well as for a small family.
It is also very near ski resorts and there are cross country skiing opportunities is the area.
There is a bus from New York City to Lee. But guests still need a car to get to the house which is about seven miles away.
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
Guests must bring their own linens and towels to bring sheets and towels, since the hosts do not have laundry facilities on-site; however, it can be arranged for linens to be included for an extra fee. Bring slippers, since the host asks that guests leave shoes at the door.
Heating is left on low throughout the winter but can be adjusted to personal preferences.
This glamping site is not available to rent to vacationing students or singles under 25 years of age unless accompanied by an adult guardian or parent.
During peak and holiday season, there is a four-night minimum stay at this glamping site.
There are a few neighbors in the nearby area, but there is little interaction with them. Read More