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Luxury accommodation overlooking Lake Otsego with private waterfront. 11 rooms.

5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)


Property Details

Updated: Aug 22, 2016
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 8, 218 feet of private waterfront, 2.6 acres.

Deer Ridge Lodge is a magnificent luxury accommodation perfect for the family looking for a memorable visit to Cooperstown. Privacy with 2.6 acres of land, 218 feet of waterfront. Eleven rooms featuring three bedrooms (TV in each) and a sitting room with futon that can be a fourth.

Fully equipped kitchen with granite countertops and center island. Dishwasher, stove top, oven, microwave, and refrigerator.

Two full bathrooms, laundry facilities, breakfast room and dining area with lake views, sitting room with TV and futon couch, foyer with desk for the family member that needs to work, and a great room with a 60" TV and cathedral ceiling along with a large brand new sectional couch. Fireplace. WiFi and Cable TV. A/C in bedrooms and ceiling fans in every room.

2 Kayaks and a Canoe available for your use (life jackets provided) along with a barbecue grill and deck overlooking Otsego Lake. Easy waterfront and fishing access with new steps to the waterfront across the street. Dock for fishing. Plenty of parking, for five or more cars. 3 1/2 miles to the Baseball Hall of Fame. One to two miles to the Farmer's Museum, The Fenimore Cooper Museum, and the Otsega Golf Course. 3 Mile Point Park just around the corner. Short drive to Glimmerglass State Park and Dreams Park.

Great hilltop view. Lakefront breeze. Large backyard and privacy. Deer and other wildlife frequently visit the property.

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

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3 Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Spacious, comfortable house in Cooperstown, on Ostego Lake, near Dreams Park fields

  • 5 of 5

We were in Cooperstown for the Dreams park Tournament and decided to rent a house instead of booking a hotel room. In hindsight, we are so grateful we did and this property was perfect for us! We were able to make meals before, during and after baseball games, and we were happy to come back after a long day at the ballpark to the comfortable and open spacious outlay of a house (instead of a small, crowded hotel room). Overall, the house was much larger than expected (!!) - with a good sized kitchen, a dining area overlooking the lake, a dinning room (that we never used) and 3 large family/sitting rooms for 'hanging out. The were 3 bedrooms (2 with double beds, 1 with 2 twin beds) that were not so big, but were fine as we only spent time there sleeping. The house is across the street from the lake, but the house has a small private dock that we used for fishing and swimming. We also used the provided 2 kayaks and canoe. Two full bathrooms and laundry were available. Our only 'complaint' is that we wish the water pressure in the showers had been a little bit stronger. Overall, the house as kept neat and clean, and we enjoyed the use of a BBQ for dinner one night.

The house is conveniently located about 10 minutes to downtown Cooperstown, and ~15 minutes to Dreams Park (I do not know the distance to the All Stars park).

The owner was very easy to deal with - he answer all questions before our visit.

I highly recommend renting a house if you are in town for a Cooperstown tournament - and I highly recommend THIS house.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the comments. We are addressing the water pressure and expect to improve it soon.
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Very lovely well maintained home with Great Lake house character

  • 5 of 5

this home was great to stay out and especially for the price .

Very close to Cooperstown village where there are some great local stores and restaurants .

The house was large and accomadated 4 with room to spare .

Never once did I feel trapped or confined in the home .

Plenty of space for gathering .

I recommend this lake house to everyone who is looking for this type of aaccomadation .

Really easy to do Buisness with as well .

Thanks again !

  • Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you.
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  • 5 of 5

Basically, best stay ever. The house is phenomenal, the owner is really nice, and the town is just amazing. Can't wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

We use this property ourselves in the off-season and rent it to cover costs. Any income above cost we invest back in the property. This is not a cash making business like all the rentals in the Cooperstown area and we price our rental at break-even.

Activity and Interests

Car: necessary

* Baseball Hall of Fame

* Fenimore Art Museum

* Farmer's Museum

* Otesaga Golf Course

* Otsego Golf Club

* Glimmerglass State Park

* Three Mile Point Park

* Glimmerglass Opera

* Hyde Hall

* Dreams Park

* Howe Caverns

* Brewery Ommegang

* Cooperstown Distillery


Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer Season
May 27 2016 - Sep 5 2016
6 night minimum stay
Off-Season II (Sept-May)
Sep 6 2016 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 4.0%

No pets. Loss of deposit if a pet is brought into the house or on the property. No refunds.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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Updated: Aug 22, 2016
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Property Type

  • house


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Rural
  • Waterfront


  • autumn foliage
  • museums
  • restaurants

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • swimming


  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, shower
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet, shower, Also has a make-up area
  • Two full baths with showers.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double, A/C and ceiling fan. TV.
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double, Master bedroom with sitting area. A/C, Ceiling fan, and TV.
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single, Two twin beds. A/C, ceiling fan, and TV.
  • A/C in bedrooms. Each bedroom also has a ceiling fan.


  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • * Deck with lake view * gas grill * 2.6 acres of property * 218 feet of private waterfront including dock and boathouse * canoe and two kayaks (and life jackets) available for use * plenty of parking

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