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Backlund's Waterfront Cottage

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Jewett City, Mystic Country, Connecticut
Our waterfront cottages are near many New England attractions including Mystic, CT, Watch Hill, RI, and minutes from Foxwoods Casino and Mohegan Sun Casino. The large property features 500 feet of waterfront, 8 cabins, a large Finnish wood-burning sauna, rowboats, dock, campfire pit, a large field, horseshoes, volleyball net, grill, and much more! The lake is great for boating and fishing as well, with a free boat launch.

The furnished cottage has a electricity and cold running water to a full kitchen and small bathroom (the showers are located at the sauna). The kitchen contains all pots, pans, dishes, and utensils needed for your stay. Please bring your own bed linens, towels for sauna and swimming, and paper products.

We can't wait for summer vacation to start since we get to spend it in a cottage on the lake! Come enjoy a be...
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Listing #FKN2533950
About the Owner
Mona J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:53%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

We have been vacationing Backlund's Finnish cabins for about 8 years now... and it is a HIT for our kids and my husband and I. I love everything about this place- the people, the sweet, simple cabins, the wood burning sauna, the showers, the dock,...More

Date of stay: July 2016
3  Thank Mary P
Reviewed August 29, 2014

An amazing location with very friendly people. It has a beautiful pond that the whole family can enjoy. The sauna is to die for. It has row boats, volley ball net and a fire bong place. My husband who is on a wheelchair had an...More

Date of stay: August 2014
1  Thank amarulanda
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Reviewed August 4, 2014

Did not know that there were multiple cabins. The beach and dock was shared by all. The cabins were very small especially the bathroom. Bathroom only had sink and toilet, shower was located in a different building that all the cabins had to share. The...More

Date of stay: July 2014
4  Thank Michele S
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Fulls
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About the neighborhood
We are on the beautiful Glasgo Pond. It is perfect for water-skiing and wake boarding, fishing, or just building sand castles. We a large Finnish wood-burning sauna with amazing hot showers, or just run off the end of the dock for a swim to cool off!

We are near to many New England attractions including Mystic, CT, the ferry to Block Island, Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Casinos, Misquamicut Beach, and many amazing State Parks for hiking, mountain biking, or horseback riding.
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