Large Lakeside Cottage Perfect for Families near BostonPlymouth, Massachusetts (United States of America)
Large Lakeside Cottage Perfect for Families near Boston
"My stay was excellent. It was the perfect change of pace from the city. Staying in the cottage reminded me of my summers at camp, except without havi…"
Surrounded by woods, this one-story, family friendly lakeside summer cottage near Boston sleeps four to six guests. There is a galley kitchen with equipment such as a stove, microwave, refrigerator, and dishes for up to eight. A large great room with a wood-burning stove and sofa provide a comfortable setting for guests to relax in and unwind together. There is also a small bedroom with a queen-size bed with a memory foam mattress, and a large bedroom with one double and twin bunk beds. A private bathroom with a shower means there is no need for guests to share facilities. A telephone, Wi-Fi, and cable TV mean that guests can keep in contact with the outside world, and games ensure everyone is entertained should the weather turn.
The cottage has a screened porch which overlooks the large, sandy, semi-private beach with dock and floating raft. It's just a quick hop down to the bottom of the hill to reach the beach. The sandy beach is perfect for swimming, wading and building sand castles. The white sand extends gradually into the swimming area creating the perfect spot for young children to play. Long Pond's waters are clean and clear, great for swimming. The deck with a gas grill allows glampers to have the perfect cook-out.
The hosts supply sheets, pillowcases, towels and two blankets per bed.mShower soaps and shampoos are also provided. Beach chairs and children's beach toys can be found either in the cottages or are available in the storage closet.
Guests will find everything they need to enjoy their glamping vacation. This includes a few extra blankets, kitchenware, a booster seat, a crib, and a highchair available upon request.
Wood for the fireplaces is available in limited quantities. Guests may split and/or cut more from designated stockpiles.
Each cottage has access to a waterfront with dock and swimming area and the use of a canoe. There are miles of trails and sandy roads that lead out from the property to the neighboring natural areas. Guests can also ask the hosts about local activities, nearby nature trails, and fun excursions.
- 1 Queen-size bed
- 1 Double bed
- 1 Bunk bed
- 1 Crib
- Private Barbecue
Check-in: 03:00 PM
Check out: 10:00 AM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Forest fires are a true hazard in the Plymouth area, so guests should be careful with fires. Smoking is allowed outside only, and guests should dispose of butts properly.
The property does not allow pets.
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location and surroundings
Plymouth, Massachusetts (United States of America)
Detailed location provided after booking
- National Park
- Winter sports
- Water sports
- Whale watching
- Wildlife watching
Carved by the retreating glacier, the mile-long lake offers clean, clear water for fishing, excellent canoeing and sailing, and swimming beaches. With the accommodations having waterfront access, guests can spend the whole day by the water's edge. In spring there are stocked salmon and trout. Extensive nature preserves, cranberry bogs, and sandy roads offer places to walk, hike, and bike nearby.
The rentals are also close to Plymouth and Cape Cod's tourist destinations, ocean beaches, wineries, and award-winning golf courses.
During July and August, the next-door neighbor, Pinewoods Camp (a folk dance and folk music camp), invites guests in for a Sunday evening program of folk music and folk dance. These begin around 20:00. To attend, guests should ask the manager for information.
The Tourist Bureau information booth in Plymouth is about 15 minutes away and has tons of information on Plymouth's historic sites, museums, deep-sea fishing, and whale watching.