Once You've Booked
*Check in time is 2 PM, check out is 10 AM.
*For the comfort of all of our guests, all cottages and houses are strictly non smoking. Please be considerate of other guests when smoking outdoors. Do not throw cigarette butts on the grounds or in the water
*Pets are not permitted. There is a Kennel in Old Forge (10 miles), "Feathers and Boughs" 315-369-2323.
*It is the guest’s responsibility to take good care of the property and to leave it in the same clean and tidy condition as they found it.
Cottages 1-4: 2 people (Cottage 1 has Queen, Cottage 2 has full sized bed
Cottages 5-6: 4 people (1 full sized bed plus a sleeper sofa on enclosed porch)
Cottage 7: 4 people (2 full sized beds in 2 bedrooms)
Cottage 7A and 9: 6 people ( 2 full sized beds in 2 bedrooms, 1 twin bunk in 3rd bedroom)
Cottage 8A: 6 people (2 full sized beds in 2 bedrooms, 1 sleeper sofa in living room)
Cottage 8: 10 people (5 full sized beds in 5 bedrooms)
Cottage 10: 8 people (3 full sized beds in 2 bedrooms, 1 sleeper sofa in living room)
House 11: 13-17 (2 rooms with full size beds, 1 room with a king bed, 1 room with 2 bunk beds, each with a full size on the bottom and twin on top, and 1 room with a twin bed. There are also 2 full size futons in the 3rd floor family room)
House 12: (3 rooms with full size beds, 1 with a full size bed and a twin bed, and a full size sleeper in the living room)
When You Arrive
Please stop in the office, 2nd building on the right, to see if your cottage is ready. You will pay your balance and receive further information about the beach, property and dock policies. Please help yourselves to the brochures in the office with information on local services.
All beds have a mattress pad, blanket, pillows, bath mat and kitchen towel and cloth. Please bring sheets, pillowcases and towels. Toilet paper and trash bags are provided.
Bed sizes are as follows:
Cottages 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8A, 8 and 10 all have full size beds.
Cottages 7A and 9 have 2 rooms with full sized beds and one room with twin bunk beds
House 11 has 2 rooms with full size beds, 1 room with a king bed, 1 room with 2 bunk beds, each with a full size on the bottom and twin on top, and 1 room with a twin bed. There are also 2 full size futons in the 3rd floor family room.
House 12 has 3 rooms with full size beds, 1 with a full size bed and a twin bed, and a full size sleeper in the living room.
All trash is recycled. General trash must be put in the clear plastic bags supplied. Plastic bottles must be rinsed, tops removed and placed in the red garbage can marked “plastic”. Trash cans are located between cottages 7A and 8, in front of the utility room. Aluminum cans are placed in the can marked “metal”, glass containers are also rinsed, tops removed and placed in the can marked “glass”. Newspapers and magazines are also recycled.
Our cottages and houses are “housekeeping” cottages. Cleaning supplies are provided and each cottage must be cleaned prior to check out. We have only 4 hours to turn over the cottages . In order to keep your cottage week each year, you must leave the cottage as you found it upon arrival. This includes cleaning the kitchen (wipe out refrigerator, toaster oven and microwave), all dished washed and put back in the cupboards. The shower, toilet and sink must also be cleaned. Please remake the beds, putting the comforters on the beds. Please sweep and mop throughout.
HEAT AND AIR CONDITIONING:
We do not have air conditioning in the cottages. There are fans available for use.
Heaters are in every cottage/house. Space heaters are available as well.
There is 1 TV in cottages 1-10. Houses 11 and 12 have 1 TV in the living room and TVs in some of the bedrooms as well.
DOCK, BOATS, JET SKIS:
Dock space is free and is on a first come, first served basis. There is a public boat launch less than ¼ mile from our entrance. Power boats and pontoon boats can be rented at Clark’s Marine in Eagle Bay and at Rivett’s Marina in Old Forge. Boats and jet-skis must observe all NY boating rules. Boats and jet skis must remain 500 feet from the beach and swimming area at all time and observe all no-wake rules.
Swimming is permitted within the roped area off the sandy beach. Diving is prohibited anywhere on property.
Kayaks, canoes and pedal boats are provided for your use free of charge. Life vests are required and are provided. Boats are on a first come first served basis and must be clean and returned to the boat racks before sunset each day. All guests must wear life jackets.
GRILLS AND FIRE PIT:
Cottages 1-7A, 8A, 9 and 10 have charcoal grills (guests supply charcoal). Houses 8, 11 and 12 have a gas grill and propane is provided. Please keep gas grills away from cabin walls and off wood decks.
The fire pit near the beach is for all guests. Campfire Wood, kindling, newspaper and matches are provided for our guests. Please feel free to start your own fire or request assistance from the caretaker. All fires must be closely attended.
An indoor recreation room is located beside the office. There is a ping pong, table as well as various board games and occasionally video games for your free use. Children are permitted to use the recreation room as long as they treat the games with respect and clean up the games when they’re done with them.
PLAYGROUND AND OUTDOOR RECREATION:
There are swings, a slide, sand box, badminton, volleyball, basketball, tether ball, corn hole, and horseshoes provided. Please do not abuse the games. Guests are responsible for damages to rec room equipment. All children under 12 years of age must be supervised by and adult. You are responsible for cleaning up after yourselves.
Cottages 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 7A, 8, and 8A may park 1 car in front of the cottage. Cottages 9 and 10 are allowed 1 car beside house #8. House #11 may park 1 car in front of the house. House 12 and all other cars must park in the parking lot at the entrance and across from House 12.