Family-Friendly Lakeside Cottage with Private Dock near Boston

Plymouth, Massachusetts (United States)
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1 unit
9 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Barbecue

This historic cottage can sleep up to nine people. It has four bedrooms with a total of two queen-size beds, one double, two single beds, and one twin roll-out bed. A fully-equipped country kitchen with brand new cabinets, granite countertops, and flooring is also readily available for guests to cook up a storm. There is also a large, comfy living room with a fireplace so guests can cozy down together, or gaze out at the lake with a hot cup of coffee by the window seat. There are two bathrooms; the downstairs has a new shower and laundry area, and the upstairs bathroom has a historic clawfoot bathtub with hand shower. Exterior gathering spaces include a screened porch at the front of the cottage, and a large deck at the back, with a large yard with plenty of space for lawn games. The cottage is just a short walk from a private sandy beach on the lake, where guests will find a floating raft, dock and canoe. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Bathroom
  • Cell service
  • Telephone
  • Bathtub
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Parking
  • Sink
  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Child's bed
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Fridge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Fireplace
  • Television
  • Washer
  • Dining table
  • Tea kettle
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Fan
  • Highchair
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Games

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.

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Guest Services

All guests have use of canoes.

Location + Surroundings

  • Forest
  • National Park
  • Lake
  • Waterfall
  • Hot springs
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Beach
  • Bus station
  • Supermarket
  • Health facility
  • Town/City
  • Tourism office
  • Fuel station
  • Airport
  • Train station
  • Antiquing
  • Amusement park
  • Bowling
  • Movie theater
  • Museums
  • Shopping
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars

This property is located in Plymouth, an hour from Boston and Providence, and 15 minutes from the bridges of Cape Cod Canal. Plymouth's historic sites and stores are 15 minutes away and the local award-winning golf courses at Pine Hills are just two miles away.

The Lower Cape is an easy half-day excursion while the Upper Cape and Islands are a great day trip and offer something for the whole family. Both bus and train lines run from downtown Plymouth to Boston meaning that guests have fast access to the city. Read More

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Bird watching
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Whale watching
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports
  • Winter sports
  • Hiking

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.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 03:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 10:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

  • As long as you cancel at least 30 days before check-in, you will receive a 50% refund.
  • If you cancel within 30 days of check-in, the host does not offer a refund.
  • If you cancel after check-in, any refund will be at the host's discretion.
  • Refund does not include Glamping Hub service fee.
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Additional Information

While some of the cabins and cottages have indoor fireplaces or wood stoves, the hosts do not allow open fires outside.

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. Read more

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