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Anchorage South Hero

117 Featherbed Ln, South Hero, VT 05486-4001
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#1 of 3 Specialty lodging in South Hero
The Anchorage is a 6 acre property consisting of 12 rental cabins and a main lodge nestled amongst mature cedars overlooking Lake Champlain. it is 1 mile off Route 2 down a quiet road. There is 300 feet of private beach, docks and moorings. There is a state boat launch a mile away and downtown Burlington is a short 20 minute car ride. Breakfast and lunch and Dinner options are available.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Banquet room
Self-serve laundry
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art123456789 wrote a review Jun 2021
Los Angeles, California3 contributions1 helpful vote
Excellent location. Spotlessly clean (bleached sheets) cute cabins. Great service and very informative. Amazing location on a quiet island overlooking the lake but only a short and beautiful drive away from Burlington, upstate NY, and a lot of the amazing spots of Vermont. The property has a lot of space, a lot of separation between cabins, fireflies, areas to sit and watch the lake, fire pits, bird watching, boating, fishing, pool table, table tennis, and a lot of other games. Cold have easily spent the whole summer here. Book it before they run out of rooms!
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Traveled with friends
Room Tip: Great parking right next to cabin.
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Catherine T wrote a review Jul 2020
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Great cabin. David and melissa were wonderful hosts. Qiuet end of the road location but close to state parks and great food. Felt safe with spotlessly clean cabin. Next year going for a cabin with screened porch. Thanks for a truly relaxing staycation.
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
west wind wrote a review Sep 2019
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My wife and I stayed overnight at The Anchorage. We chose this resort because it was along our sight seeing route, We have stayed at many other rustic resorts but this one stands out from all the others. The grounds are beautiful with little nice touches all over the place. The lodge has a tastefully decorated sitting room with a big TV. The owners Dave and Melissa treat you as welcome guests. Eating breakfast with them in the lodge is like eating with family. Our cabin was newly remodeled. It was cozy with a screen porch, fridge and coffee maker. The beach area had phenomenal views and all manner of watercraft. Wished we could have stayed longer
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Date of stay: September 2019
Kevin wrote a review Aug 2019
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I stayed here with my kids for a few days. I knew it was off the beaten place, but didn't expect the view. Gorgeous lake and views. You can rent kayak, boats, and other stuff for cheap. Lake and dock area was peaceful and relaxing. Had a chance to get back to nature with the kids. There was spotty internet and no tv in the cabin, but no big deal. There was games, tv, internet and anything you needed at the main lodge. The owners have breakfast every morning for a good price. My daughter is gluten free and the owner made sure she had a similar gluten free breakfast as ours. Not the usual muffins and hotel food, but a real laid out breakfast. Owners pointed out local places and provided anything. If the couldn't they pointed out where. If your looking for luxury its not here. If you are looking for a bonding with family and friends and nature the, go there.
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Date of stay: August 2019
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Charles F wrote a review Aug 2019
Montclair, New Jersey4 contributions3 helpful votes
I can imagine that staying in a cabin is not de rigor anymore; not comparable to resort accommodations in exotic locations: no health club, no haute restaurant with an Austrian chef, no yoga etc. What it does have is rustic charm, no-frills hospitality accommodating hosts and a stage on Lake Champlain. Our room was everything we needed: clean, a comfortable bed, a porch, a fire pit and on the lake. We also had affordable access to their pontoon boat. There were some bumps or rough edges. Some cabins and shacks on the premisies are no longer operational and the lodge needs a bit of updating (i.e. the pool table needs functional sticks). But, hats off to the new owners, who are working their hearts out to make this venture work. They even welcomed our dog, who had the run of the place. I truly hope for a return to the days when places like this outnumber strip malls, ostentatious roof bars and the cattle-car atmosphere of airports. Nothing can replace sitting around a fire looking at the stars, in Vermont, by the lake.The Anchorage does this well!
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Date of stay: August 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions about Anchorage South Hero
Which popular attractions are close to Anchorage South Hero?
Nearby attractions include Grand Isle State Park (2.8 miles), Allenholm Farm (1.9 miles), and Hacketts Orchard (1.8 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Anchorage South Hero?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Anchorage South Hero?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Anchorage South Hero?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Anchorage South Hero?
Conveniently located restaurants include Blue Paddle Bistro, Cook Sisters Cafe & Catering, and Wally's Place Bagel & Deli.
Are pets allowed at Anchorage South Hero?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to Anchorage South Hero?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Ethan Allen Homestead (9.9 miles), Auer Family Boathouse (8.2 miles), and Hyde Log Cabin (6.6 miles).