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Akron, Ohio
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This was our second trip here, and we love it! It is a wonderful place for a quiet getaway. The owners are great. The views are great. We enjoy bringing our own food and grilling outside or just cooking in the cabin. There are a few good restaurants in town a few miles away if you feel like going out....

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We wanted to get away for a few days to relax by the water. The owners are wonderful, the cottage was cozy and had everything we needed, and our neighbors were friendly. It seems a lot of people have been coming here for ages -generations of families. They have a private beach area which is great for children (and adults)....

2Thank Eliz W
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is the second year we have been here for a weeks vacation. It is a wonderful place! They have renovated the cottage we use, it's beautiful. We love it here. The children love the private beach. Thanks Dave & Theresa for the great place.

1Thank Karen Y
Sewickley, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

It was an unseasonable cool and blustery day when we checked into the Guesthouse. Its ample space, clean and well-appointed warmed us up quickly. Dave and Therese Hoffman couldn't have been nicer, and when we mentioned that we were celebrating a special anniversary that day, their response was immediate and gracious. We recommend this place highly.

1Thank Tim M
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We wanted an easy-going romantic weekend getaway and we got it. We stayed on an off-season weekend in which they rented us the downstairs portion of the Guesthouse. It was so sweetly decorated and homey, Bright and comfortable. Clean and welcoming. We had terrible weather but we didn't mind staying in all weekend. The view is gorgeous (I imagine it's...

1Thank Erika S
Reviewed 26 August 2015

It's a yearly event with my Buckeye High School class of 63 friends. Can;t wait till Sept. to go again. Perfect place in every way~Close to downtown, excellent dining and shopping. And it's a short walk down to the lake to watch the sunsets...

Thank Marilyn44256
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Where do I even begin? I think I fell in love as soon as we got out of the car. We went to the office where we were greeted by Dave. He was friendly and then gave us a tour of the grounds. Then he showed us the cottage, we stayed in #4, which is perfect for a couple. The...

2Thank trav06262014
Mount Horeb, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Stayed for only one night, and will definitely go back for many more. Cottage was "vintage" but clean and comfy. Owners were so nice. The weather didn't cooperate, and we couldn't swim on the beach, but we spent time walking the sands.

3Thank carolyn k
Auburn, Indiana, United States
Reviewed 1 June 2015

My husband and I stumbled upon this amazing gem while looking for a last minute hotel to stay in during our wine tour. The cottages are so quaint and right on the water, what views! We stayed in cottage #4, tiny, clean and perfect, it had everything we needed. It's like stepping back into time. The owners were so nice...

1Thank Lyn-Maree
Alliance, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in Rose's Cottage for a weekend getaway. It was charming and very clean. The view of the sunset over the lake is amazing ! The owners were very nice and welcoming. We had lots of privacy at the cottage as it was on the end and away from the other ones. We couldnt get wifi...

3Thank missysimons

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cottages at the Water's Edge is 4 miles west of Vermilion, 40 miles west of Cleveland, with 400 feet of private sandy beach and 10 vintage cottages. The cottage by the lake is America's classic summer getaway...time is the precious commodity of a cottage at the water's edge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cottages at the Water's Edge

Address: 6419 W Lake Rd, Vermilion, OH 44089-2845
Region: United States > Ohio > Vermilion
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Cottages At The Water`s Edge Hotel Vermilion
Cottages At The Water's Edge Vermilion, Ohio
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 of 5 bubbles michaelwY6260HY, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rose cottage is tiny but right on the lake and offers incredible views.”
 of 5 bubbles MathieuL7519, 25 Aug 2013 | Read review
“IF Your looking for the Hilton you won't find it here.What you will find is affordable accommodations,family atmosphere,close to camping without pitching a tent and friendly ownership .We loved the Garden cottage the best.”
 of 5 bubbles tobyg654, 7 Jul 2013 | Read review
“If you are the lucky one to draw the straw to get the spacious downstairs bedroom..lucky you. Great views of the grounds and the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles suechef, 26 Aug 2011 | Read review
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