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

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

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

Peter Kapsales
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 1, 2017

Why Peter Kapsales chose Central - Leatherstocking

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.


Cooperstown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • 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
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 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.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • museums
  • restaurants
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
* 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


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)


Great place to stay with great views

  • 5 of 5

Close to town and great views of the lake.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Beautiful house in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful and the views of the lake were amazing. Lovely family room with big tv. We stayed three days and did not take advantage of the kayaks, but I can see where they would be so much fun on the lake in the summer! Great location great house!!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Great mini vacation in Cooperstown

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed at the Deer Ridge Lodge in Cooperstown, NY for 2 days to see the Baseball Hall of Fame and other sites in Cooperstown. The house was a perfect fit for the 6 of us. The kitchen is big and clean and has everything you need. The living room is huge with a very comfortable sectional and large television. The house sits on a hill and you need to cross the street to get to the lake (only drawback - be careful crossing the street if you have small children). If it was nicer weather, we would've enjoyed going out on the lake in the complimentary kayaks and canoe. The house is very close to the downtown area, only a few miles drive. We visited the area out of season which is anytime after Labor Day but we enjoyed going to the Hall of Fame, Cooperstown Distillery, Ommegang Brewery and a few good restaurants before leaving the area. I recommend the house if your family is looking for a nice, cozy place to stay that's close to everything.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Good energy in a lovely, lakefront home...

  • 5 of 5

Wonderfully inviting spacious home, in a tranquil, peaceful setting. Everything was sparkling, including the view of the water.

All the comforts of home, plus deer in the back-yard, and kayaks in the front! Close to everything you want to do in Cooperstown.

Had a lovely birthday celebration with my family! Everyone wants to come back again!!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that you had a very happy birthday.
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Property was everything we expected and more. It has a great view and easy access to the lake.

  • 5 of 5

This house is a perfect choice for anyone looking for a lake house on lake otsego. It has great views of the lake and the location is only a few miles from main street Cooperstown. Peter was also great with any questions I had and got back to me very quickly.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! I am glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Wonderful house on the water!

  • 5 of 5

This house was absolutely perfect for our stay during Labor Day Weekend. The house was overlooking the beautiful, clear blue lake. So nice for the owner to have the kayaks and canoe for our use as well. It made the trip that much more enjoyable! He even reached out with local events going on during the time of our stay. He was super helpful.

We were a few miles from the center of town but far enough away to experience the quiet and relaxation of the lake.

House was cozy and clean! It had everything we needed throughout the stay. Living room area was big and comfortable for a good movie night. Bring DVDs if you have them!

Would highly recommend this to anyone looking for a relaxing place to enjoy the water and Cooperstown!

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off-Season II (Sept-May)
Sep 2 2016 - Jun 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
Summer Season
Jun 2 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
Labor Day Week
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 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.

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