The Guest House Hike, swim, kayak and explore the nearby waterfalls

  • Bright Full Kitchen
    Bright Full Kitchen
  • Porch Overlooking Backyard
    Porch Overlooking Backyard
  • Screened-in Porch
    Screened-in Porch
  • Open Floor Plan Throughout the Downstairs
    Open Floor Plan Throughout the Downstairs
  • Open Floor Plan
    Open Floor Plan
  • TV with faux fireplace
    TV with faux fireplace
  • Full Kitchen Leading to a Screened-in Porch
    Full Kitchen Leading to a Screened-in Porch
  • Bedroom #1 Queen BeD
    Bedroom #1 Queen BeD
  • Bedroom #2 Queen Bed
    Bedroom #2 Queen Bed
  • Bathroom with tub and shower
    Bathroom with tub and shower
  • Bathroom with tub and shower
    Bathroom with tub and shower
  • downstairs
    downstairs
  • Lake Algonquin from a local hike
    Lake Algonquin from a local hike
  • Local hike up Crane Mt
    Local hike up Crane Mt
  • view of Lake Algonquin just one block away
    view of Lake Algonquin just one block away
  • Maura relaxing by local waterfall and swimming hole
    Maura relaxing by local waterfall and swimming hole
  • local hike up Snowy Mt (great photo, isn't it? Dave took it!)
    local hike up Snowy Mt (great photo, isn't it? Dave took it!)
$140-275/night
2 Bedrooms • 1 Bath • Sleeps 2-4
Internet Lake Mountain (more...)

The Guest House is a sparkling clean and very charming 2 bedroom with 2 queen beds, sleeps 4. Furnished with antiques and decorated with original local artwork. Designed with guests in mind, we supply LOTS of extras to make your stay easy and memorable. 

Please keep in mind we have a NO ANIMALS or smoking policy. 

WHAT TO DO HERE?

Very pretty 3.5 mile walk (or bring bikes) around Lake Algonquin. Swim, fish, hike, explore some great local waterfalls, kayak rentals nearby. 

Gorgeous drives: within one hour drive you can visit Lake George, Blue Mountain Lake, Great Sacandaga Lake, Piseco Lake, Lake Pleasant, Indian Lake and Saratoga Springs. 

UPSTAIRS: 2 bedrooms, each with one queen bed, full bath with tub and shower.

DOWNSTAIRS: open floor plan. Sliding glass doors open to a large screened in porch. Full kitchen, living and dining areas with large flat screen TV with Netflix. No cable here. 

OUTSIDE: charcoal grill, large screened in porch, a couple Adirondack chairs.  

We supply exceptional linens and towels and LOTS of extras (napkins, foil, plastic wrap, spices, sugar...) so you can just pack a bag and go! 

NEIGHBORHOOD: The Guest House is in the town of Wells, within walking distance to the lake, town beach, convenience store, ice cream shop, churches, tennis, basketball courts and an outdoor skating rink. Very easy to get to. If you are looking for secluded, this is not it. If you are looking for convenience and comfort, you will be very happy here. 

WINTER: Check out Lapland Lake (world class xcountry skiing!), Oak Mt (family friendly, cheap and fun downhill ski mt) and Gore (amazing downhill skiing). Snowmobile rentals in Speculator. We supply 4 sets of snowshoes and a full list of great winter hikes. The lake is one block away, has ice car races on occasion, GREAT fun to watch!  

SUMMER: kayaking, hiking, bbqing, antiqueing, walking, waterfalls, swimming in the lake, walking to ice cream and the beach, exploring surrounding towns are all a part of the summer fun here. 

PLEASE NOTE:

- This town has Verizon only cell service, no land line in house. Use the wifi enable feature on your phone to make calls if you do not have Verizon, otherwise internet is your only way to communicate with the outside world so please be aware.

- There is no washer/dryer here, but there is one in town. No cable, yes Netflix.

- We have an exterior security camera facing the driveway. 

Property Type House
Check-In Lockbox
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 21
Setting & View
  • Lake
  • River
  • Mountain
  • Town
  • Village
  • River View
General
  • Internet
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Hot Water
  • Private Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laptop Friendly Workspace
  • Basic Soaps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Free Internet
Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Pots & Pans
  • Kitchen Island
  • Dining Table
Bathrooms 1 Bath
  • Bathroom 1 – Toilet
Sleeping Arrangements 2 Bedrooms, sleeps 2-4
  • Bedroom 1 – 1 Queen bed
  • Bedroom 2 – 1 Queen bed
Entertainment
  • Television
  • Stereo
  • Games/Board Games
  • Books
  • Smart TV
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
  • Lawn/Garden
  • Tennis
Theme
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
Leisure
  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure
  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting
Safety
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • First Aid Kit
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Smoke Detector
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Linens High Temp Wash
Expectations
  • Requires Stairs
  • Cameras/Surveillance

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Cancellation Policy: Ninety percent (90.00 %) of the total booking charges will be refunded if the cancellation is made more than 90 days prior to the arrival date of the reservation. For cancellations made within 90 days prior to the arrival date, no refund will be issued.

$900-$1600 week