ENCHANTING YEAR-ROUND ESCAPE
"WHITEFACE BROOKSIDE COTTAGE"
4 BR, 2 BA, Maximum Occupancy: 9
Lake Placid and High Peaks Region Vacation Rentals
LISTING ID: VR5613
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If Whiteface Mountain and The Ausable River are your destination, Whiteface Brookside Cottage in New York State's beautiful Whiteface region of the Adirondacks is the vacation home for your family. Whiteface Brookside Cottage features three bedrooms with queen size beds, a fourth bedroom with a bunk bed, a comfortable futon in the family room, two full baths, a large kitchen and dining area with dishwasher, range and oversized fridge, and a spacious living/family room with a brick fireplace, TV, DVD player, and CD player. The bunk room is a pass through to one of the others, ideal for the first to rise in the morning., or young people who sleep through anything.
Cozy up to a warm and crackling fire, reviewing the day's adventures on the slopes. House-trained, well socialized dogs are welcome at our Cottage, so bring your pup, and explore the area by foot for much of the year and snowshoes or cross-country skis in winter. A number of beautiful Adirondack trails can be found along the route to Lake Placid and beyond.
Lake Placid is just ten miles away, with its unique combination of great restaurants and shopping, along with skating on the Olympic Oval, roaring down the Olympic Bobsled track, visiting the Olympic Ski Jumps or the site of the 1980 American Olympic Hockey victory over the Soviet Union. Don't feel like driving or preparing the evening meal yourself? Walk down the hill to the Wilderness Inn, a great local restaurant.
Summers find you minutes from mountain-biking and gondola rides at the Whiteface Mountain ski center, or a drive up the Veterans Memorial Highway to the top of Whiteface Mountain, where you can photograph Lake Champlain, the Green Mountains of Vermont, and all the High Peaks of the Adirondacks. In fact, you're not only on the Lake Placid Ironman biking route, but great hiking and biking is all around you, and you're only about a half mile from the sandy beach on Lake Everest, or kayaking on the Ausable River. Golfing surrounded by gorgeous views of the High Peaks is nearby, or if you need a day off, bird watch, grab lunch or compose the great American novel, while relaxing on the spacious front porch. The kids will enjoy an evening around the campfire, while they roast marshmallows, and listen to the wildlife sounds of an Adirondack evening.
The High Peaks towns of Wilmington, Jay and Lake Placid offer nightly summer activities for young and old alike, everything from plays, concerts and art exhibits to fireworks and blue-grass/rock and country bands under the stars.
Brookside Cottage will rent in July and August only from Saturday to Saturday, while there is a three night minimum stay the rest of the year.
Formed by the damming of the West Branch of the Ausable River, at the bridge in Wilmington, Lake Everest has a public beach in the Whiteface Region's quaint host town of Wilmington, less than a mile from Brookside Cottage. The Park at Lake Everest provides a great place for younger kids who want to play in and around the water on a sandy bottom. At Lake Everest you can launch canoes and kayaks, fish for the famous Ausable River brown and rainbow trout, play volleyball, or just picnic under the lovely cedars that cluster around the shore. Lake Everest has restrooms, barbecue pits, and country/ rock/ folk concerts every Thursday Evening in July and August.
Brookside Cottage has a local caretaker, who provides plowing service in the winter, and can recommend hikes, biking courses, fishing locations, restaurants and other activities.
Considerable improvements of late.
|Property Address:||Wilmington/Whiteface, NY|
|Region:||Lake Placid and High Peaks Region - REGION MAP|
|Pet Policy:||Friendly, house-trained dogs welcome. We do not charge extra for dogs, as long as guests make certain to pick up after them in the yard.|
|Smoking Policy:||No smoking inside cottage and on property.|
|Cleaning Policy:||$90 cleaning fee added for two or three night stays only.
Note that we do not charge a cleaning fee on stays of four nights or longer, as do many other vacation home owners.
|Linen Policy:||All linens and towels provided.|
|Security Deposit Information:||$300 refundable security deposit.|
|Rental Rates:||July & August: $1,340 per week (Saturday to Saturday only).
December 20th - March 31st: $1,440 per week, $269 per night
September 1st - December 19th & April 1 - June 30th: $1,240 per week, $229 per night.
A two night minimum applies except for July - August and certain special weeks, when there is a seven night minimum. The above nightly rates are for stays of three nights or more. Two night stays may be booked during any non-peak period for $538.00.
Call for rates during Christmas, February School Vacation Week, Ironman, Horse Show, and Thanksgiving.
• 100% Smoke Free (no indoor smoking ever by owners or renters)
• Adirondack Chairs
• Alarm Clock
• Book Collection, Adirondack Related
• Book Collection, General
• Breakfast Room
• Cable TV Reception, Basic
• CD Player
• Coffee Maker
• Credit Card or Paypal Accepted for Rental Fee
• DVD Player
• Fan (ceiling)
• Fan (portable)
• Fire Pit
• Fireplace (wood burning)
• First Aid Kit
• Games and/or Puzzles
• Grill (gas)
• High Speed Internet - Wireless
• Ironing Board/Iron
• Kitchenware (dishes, pots, utensils, etc.)
• Lake Access (easy walk)
• Linens Included (no extra fee)
• Movie Collection
• MP3 Type Player
• Music Collection
• Picnic Table, Outdoor
• Porch (no screen)
• Refrigerator/Freezer (full size)
• River Access (easy walk)
• Scenic View from Inside House
• Scenic View from Outside House
• Short Nature Trail
• Stream or Brook Frontage
• Sun Room
• Television, Standard
• Tourist Information Folder
• Walk-In Closet
• Winter Availability
|Activities 1-15 Minutes:||
• ATM (Cash) Machine
• Bar/Tavern/Brew Pub
• Basketball Court
• Bike Path
• Farmer's Market
• Gas Station
• Grocery Store - Small
• Hiking Trail(s)
• Ice Fishing
• Live Entertainment
• Movie Rental Store
• Nature Center or Attraction
• Public Beach
• Public Boat Launch
• Scenic Ski Lift or Gondola Ride
• Skiing, Alpine (Downhill)
• Skiing, Nordic (Cross Country)
• Snow Shoeing
• Walking Path
|Activities 16-30 Minutes:||
• Airplane Tour
• Antique Shopping
• Bike Rentals
• Boat Rentals
• Boat Tour
• Canoe/Kayak Rentals
• Fitness Club
• Golf Course
• Grocery Store - Large
• Historic Site
• Horse Trails
• Horseback Riding Center
• Ice Skating (indoor)
• Ice Skating (outdoor)
• Live Theatre or Dance
• Miniature Golf
• Mountain Bike Center
• Movie Theatre
• Office / Shipping Service Store
• Outlet Shopping
• Snowmobile Rentals
• Train Ride
• Urgent or Emergency Care Center
|Activities 31-60 Minutes:||
• Amusement Park
• Shopping Mall
• Tubing (River)
• Whitewater Rafting Center
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