Luxury Lakeside Cottage on Lake Champlain in South Hero, Vermont

South Hero, Vermont (United States)

Luxury Lakeside Cottage on Lake Champlain in South Hero, Vermont

1 unit
14 guest capacity
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Hosted by Evan
  • New accommodation


  • Kid-friendly
This three-story luxury lakeside property sits just steps away from the shore of Lake Champlain on Grand Isle in the town of South Hero and offers guests a homey retreat surrounded by spectacular views. This unique cottage can accommodate up to 14 guests and is the ideal destination for a group of friends or a family looking to unwind and reconnect with nature as well explore the scenic Lake Champlain islands.

The entire cottage is bright and spacious with a contemporary décor that includes large windows and a varnished hardwood floor. The master bedroom includes a queen-size bed that boasts magnificent panoramic views of the lake as well as a living area and a luxury, private limestone bathroom with a walk-in shower. Two of the other bedrooms come with queen-size beds while the fourth comes with a single bed and the fifth is a bunk room with one queen-size bed, one double bed, and three single beds. The bunk room is the perfect hangout spot for children with lots of games, books, and a Nintendo Wii as well as a television, DVD player, and hookups for iPods.

The open layout of the living room invites guests to socialize and it is the perfect place to relax after a day out on the lake with comfortable leather sofas and a dining area. The fully equipped kitchen is spacious and modern that includes an oven, a stove, a microwave, and a refrigerator while also including an array of cooking utensils and cutlery. Aside from the ensuite bathroom in the master bedroom, there are two bathrooms in the cottage with both of them coming with a toilet, a shower, and a hand basin with towels and basic toiletries provided.

Outside, guests can relax on the private deck with a barbecue meal from the grill or chill out the private dock and feel the cool, lakeside breeze as they read in the sun.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Heating
  • Linens and pillows
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • Hairdryer
  • Parking
  • Dining table
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Kitchen
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Dining room
  • Deck/Patio
  • Telephone
  • Satellite/Cable
The lakeside property comes with its own dock where guests can sit and take in the sun while enjoying a book in the fresh breeze. The large backyard comes with two picnic tables, Adirondack chairs, and a firepit, which makes for a great way to end the day as guests cook s’mores under the clear Vermont sky. Guests also have access to the deck, where the lakeside views can be admired, and the grill for those barbecue meals in the sun.

Inside, there is a laundry room that includes a washer and a dryer and guests will have access to free Wi-Fi throughout the property.

Location + Surroundings

  • Antiquing
Based in the town of South Hero on Grand Isle, this luxury lakeside cottage makes for an unforgettable getaway to the Lake Champlain Islands chain for families or a group of friends. Located just 30 minutes from Burlington, the cottage sits just steps from the shore of Lake Champlain meaning a variety of water sports, as well as fishing and scenic biking routes, are all within easy reach of guests. There are four state parks on the islands and guests can enjoy day trips to Shelburne Farms, Stowe, and Plattsburgh-Grand. South Hero itself is a charming, agricultural town with farmers’ markets and stores that sell local produce as well as highly rated vineyards and wineries.


  • Swimming
  • Water sports
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Scuba diving
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wildlife watching

The Lake Champlain Islands are home to a variety of outdoor activities and picturesque landscapes that will capture the imagination of everyone who visits. An array of water sports including kayaking, canoeing, and sailing are hugely popular on Lake Champlain while swimming and sunbathing can be enjoyed at numerous public beaches on Grand Isle like North Hero Marina and Apple Island. There are four state parks on the islands; Sand Bar, Grand Isle, Knight Point, and North Hero, where visitors can take gentle strolls through lush woodland and sandy beaches or bike along several scenic routes.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

Dogs are allowed on the property with advance permission from the host.

The dock does not have a boat launch but there are plenty of spots around the island to do so.

Parties and events must be arranged with the host in advance.

There is a refundable damage deposit of $500 at this property.

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