Charming Cottage Retreat


Entire cabin hosted by Salem Woods

6 guests, 2 bedrooms, 4 beds, 1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the cabin to yourself.
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Self check-in
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Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
This Adirondack style cottage is part of a 36 acer waterfront estate and is perfect for a quiet getaway, it features all the modern conveniences: full kitchens and laundry. With a beautiful stone gas fireplace abs two private decks. The estate was recently showcased on HGTV & featured in The Wall Street Journal. The estate Features an amazing indoor 8000 sq. Year round heated pool & spa area with hot tub, sauna, & steam room shared with the property. The pool area is shared.

The space
Our property was designed to host family gatherings and romantics weekends. We also have events that are specially scheduled through us. Please contact us regarding weddings and events. This property features our 8000 sq. indoor pool spa area , it also features a former baseball field with water views for outdoor activities. We also have 3 kayaks , 3 canoes , a paddle boat are available for your use. We have many hiking trails throughout the 36 acres and features five cascading koi ponds with waterfalls. There are may outdoor activates that can be enjoyed at this property from swimming to fishing off of out docks on the half a mile of beach.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
2 double beds, 1 single bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Private beach access – Beachfront
Free parking on premises
Shared indoor heated saltwater pool
Hot tub
Shared sauna
Pets allowed
Security cameras on property

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4.60 out of 5 stars from 30 reviews


Where you’ll be

Salem, Connecticut, United States

Southeastern Connecticut features many family and adult activities to enjoy. We are 20 minutes from Mystic, 10 minutes from Mohegan Sun and 20 minutes from Foxwoods. Mystic has many family oriented activates like the world famous Mystic Aquarium and Seaport. There is also great food located in downtown Mystic. Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods also features great dinning and concert and they also have children's play areas that features many of the top arcade games. New to the area is NasKart the worlds largest indoor karting track and Supercharged an indoor trampoline park located in the same building. Also located 10 minutes from our estate is the Dinosaur Place and features 40+ life-sized dinosaurs and mini golf course.

Hosted by Salem Woods

  1. Joined in June 2018
  • 145 Reviews
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The name of this property is Salem Woods on Gardner Lake located at 45 Forest Drive Salem Connecticut. Hosting this unique property, steeped in history of Gardner Lake, meets a number of points on my passion scale. The owners are tremendous and the property is off the charts beautiful. A truly unique opportunity for guests to get a taste of New England while choosing to relax, get active, play or explore - Or do it all while you stay with us. Salem Woods on Gardner Lake - Formerly a Boy Scout Camp built in 1917, sold in 2006, and turned into a family retreat, is now ready for you to enjoy. Not only does the property tell a story with it's chimney built in 1933, the gorgeous gardens, koi ponds, waterfalls, and lakefront location but the property also brings together a multitude of stories as people visit with us from across the United States and beyond. Come write your story with us. Don't forget your fishing poles, bikes, swim suits, and a good book.
The name of this property is Salem Woods on Gardner Lake located at 45 Forest Drive Salem Connecticut. Hosting this unique property, steeped in history of Gardner Lake, meets a num…

During your stay

Our property manager lives 10 minutes away and we are easily accessible via phone email or text.
  • Response rate: 89%
  • Response time: within a few hours
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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