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Cooperstown Area Cozy Cottage 2 BR 1.5 Bath Sleeps 8, 7 MILES FROM DREAMSPARK

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,700 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

This amazing house can sleep 2 - 8 people. Cozy, clean, home away from home!

Lovely country home in the hamlet of Hartwick. 7 miles from Cooperstown Dreams Park, 8 miles from Cooperstown and 13 miles from Cooperstown All Star Village in Oneonta. Large deck overlooking scenic rolling hills. A small 12 X 12 'Summer Room' can provide additional sleeping options. This home was completely renovated in 2008. It has 2 bedrooms and 1 1/2 bathrooms. Sleeping arrangements include 3 queen beds, 1 queen futon, 2 queen hide a beds, antique youth bed. Lovely country kitchen with stainless appliances, breakfast bar, as well as a grill for outdoor cooking (propane included). Watch cable TV on our 70 inch High Definition television with surround sound. Highspeed internet with WiFi is included. The "Summer Room" has a 32 inch flat screen tv with cable and Bose surround sound. See our AWESOME reviews.

Michael or Christine Laden
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2018

About Michael or Christine Laden

I am a Registered Nurse at Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown, NY. I rent my home during the summer months to help pay for my daughter's college. I want you to consider this a home away from home.

Michael or Christine Laden purchased this house in 2008

Why Michael or Christine Laden chose Hartwick

If you are looking for a cozy, clean, home away from home, this is the place for you. Convenient to Cooperstown Dreams Park and Cooperstown All Star Village as well as Cooperstown, Leatherstocking Golf Course, Otsego Lake, Glimmerglass State Park, Glimmerglass Opera and multiple museums.

What makes this house unique

'The Nut Hut". Additional small 'Summer Room' in back yard with beautiful views and additional sleeping options! Large deck with table, chairs, umbrella and a large gas grill. Owners supply the propane for gas grill and wood for the fire pit. No team parties please.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Hartwick

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Small room with private entrance and queen futon
    Bedroom 4 - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Living room has 2 queen sleeper sofas.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , Queen futon is located in a small room downstairs.
  • The Nut Hut has a queen sized sofa bed.
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
This is an AMAZING little "cottage" in the heart of a lovely village. The home is lovingly maintained and extremely clean with charming antiques and qwerky accents. We use high end linens for your comfort. All amenities are included: Linens (sheets, mattress pads, blankets, pillows, towels, washcloths), hygiene samples in the bathroom, paper towels, toilet paper , facial tissues, laundry soap, dish soap, dish washer soap, garbage bags, dishes, glassware, silverware, pots, pans, bakeware, salt, pepper. If you have ANY problems...we are right around the corner!!!


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Cooperstown Area Cozy Cottage 2 BR 1.5 Bath Sleeps 8, 7 MILES FROM DREAMSPARK
average rating of 4.85 based on 20 reviews

Great little house just a short drive to town or Dreams Park

  • 5 of 5

My family loved staying at the Cozy Cottage while our son played at Dreams Park. The house is indeed a cozy cottage. It's beautifully decorated in a country style. The kitchen is stocked with just about any tool you could need. The kids loved hanging out in the Nut Hut. The wifi worked wonderfully. The drive to either Cooperstown Village or Dreams Park is a nice scenic drive of about 12 to 15 minutes. Really just a terrific place to stay. One caveat is that our cell phone providers (Sprint and AT&T) didn't have service at the house at the time of our stay, but the owners allow guests to use the house phone. Overall a great stay.

  • Submitted: 1-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cute, clean and owners very welcoming and helpful!

  • 4 of 5

The house was very cute and clean! It was perfect for our baseball tournament in Cooperstown. The owners were very hospitable and came right over if we needed anything! I would recommend their home to any Cooperstown family travelers.

  • Submitted: 8-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy, Well Appointed Historic Home Close To Dreams Park

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week here while my older son played baseball at Dreams Park. It was everything I could ask for in a home away from home. The kitchen had everything you could want including a kettle, pressure cooker, Ninja blender and coffee maker (not keurig). The Nut Hut out back was a favorite of my ten year old. The owner provided laundry detergent, dishwasher detergent and a selection of small toiletries. The house was built in 1850 and nicely renovated. Please note that the stairs are pretty steep and might be tough for older adults. I highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: 21-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We loved this house and town! The owners were very accommodating and the house was well furnished.

  • 5 of 5

The owners were wonderful and the house was very well stocked. We really enjoyed our time while at Cooperstown. We didn't get to enjoy the grill on the deck due to the weather but would have loved to! The view is breathtaking! I would recommend this house to anyone!

  • Submitted: 17-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Cooperstown Dreams Park Stay

  • 5 of 5

Our family was in town for the Cooperstown Dreams Park tournament, and this home worked out wonderfully for us. The drive from the home to the park was only about 10 minutes, making it easy to go back and forth. There was never any traffic. The home was clean and well kept, as was the spacious yard. We are a family of 5 plus we had our grandpa with us, and there was plenty of seating and sleeping room. There were also plenty of TVs with cable (we brought our Roku for more viewing options but didn't need it except for MLB TV), strong WiFi connection, and plenty of kitchen/bathroom supplies. We had more than we needed. The house and setting are beautiful. The owners, Chris and Mike, were very nice and accommodating. I loved watching the woodchuck in the back yard in the evenings and the kids enjoyed the "Nut Hut". The air conditioners were good, with units in family room and both bedrooms. Everything worked. Ninja coffee maker with reusable filter, Ninja blender worked fine. Great water pressure in the shower. Chris provided a nice basket of toiletries with things a traveler might have forgotten. The towels were large, thick, soft and plentiful. Washer/dryer worked great and Chris provided the detergent/dryer sheets. There were plenty of games and books for rainy afternoons. I can't say enough good about this home, it really was perfect for us.

  • Submitted: 4-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable with modern ammenities.

  • Submitted: 30-Jun-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Sherman's Tavern
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Lake Front Park
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Leatherstocking Golf Course
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Utica, NY
Nearest Motorway
State Highway 205
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
The Hartwick Restaurant
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Three Mile Point
Car: necessary

The Cooperstown area is historic and beautiful with scenic rolling hills and valleys. This area includes The Cooperstown Dreams Park, Cooperstown All Star Village, National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, The Farmer's Museum, Glimmerglass Opera, The Fenimore House, The Fly Creek Cider Mill, Otsego Lake and Leatherstocking Golf Course.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Hartwick

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer 2018
May 18 2018 - Sep 7 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

If you cancel after you have made your reservation and have paid your deposit, you will forfeit 10% of your deposit. If you cancel within 30 days af arrival, you forfeit the entire payment, unless there are verifiable extenuating circumstances. We accept Credit Cards or PayPal. No team parties. I attempt to keep costs low by not charging a damage deposit or a cleaning fee, however, I will charge your credit card for any damages. Thank you so much!!!! By booking this property, you accept the terms of this rental contract.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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