Oak Cottage on Secret Cove Cove


9 guests - 3 bedrooms - 3 bathroom








Sodus, NY, United States

Short Description

Lakefront cottage located in Sodus, NY, with full amenities.


OAK Cottage is the newest of our Lakefront cottages. With great views from inside, 83ft. of lakefront, a state park in your backyard, hot tub and more, your sure to have a great stay! Whether you’re ice fishing in February or enjoying a family vacation in August, our goal is to ensure your stay is nothing short of fantastic! We’re Ferryland Cottage Rentals a family-owned cottage rental business, passionate about our homes and dedicated to providing a warm welcoming hospitality to travelers


Nestled on the shores of Lake Ontario, our cottages enjoy a remote and picturesque setting. With a large lot, breathtaking sunsets, and ample space, our little cluster of cottages is completely encircled by the untouched wilderness of New York State’s forever wild parkland.

The Ferry family has cherished this cottage for almost four decades. Initially owned by Grandma and Grandpa until their passing in 2010, it was bequeathed to my siblings and me. Over time, we acquired more cottages in the vicinity, becoming owners who not only share among ourselves but are excited to welcome YOU!


For inquiries:
Jan Ferry-Axman
Ferryland Cottage Rentals


Rural and lovely these cottages area tucked into a quiet little cove on Lake Ontario. Peaceful and rural we are blessed to be surrounded by parkland of Beachwood State Park. The main industry is fruit farming and farm markets dot the country roads. Beautiful and natural surroundings yet a short drive to Sodus Point NY a small port resort township. Easy to enjoy Sodus Points Sandy public beach, lighthouse museum, marinas for boat rental/or rides, and restaurants on the water. Only 3 miles from Sodus Point recreation center but what is different about this property…

Incredibly Natural, Beautiful and Peaceful setting. Giant Pines border the enormous property. Along with an empty field on one side. Located directly on the a small cove on lake Ontario. Lots of space. Lovely hikes into Beachwood State Park.


We are approximately a 1 hour drove from Syracuse NY or from Rochester NY Airports. A car is necessary and best to use a GPS for arrival. We are rural and beautiful with Direct Lakefront access and a state park in your backyard. You can enjoy the entire home, the backyard– Beechwood State Park (check our guidebooks for the private path to the state park from the homes), and the surrounding area.


Independent neighborhood of small lake-homes.

Bald & Golden Eagles and Herons fly over cove and nest in state park and point. Take a short hike to Beaver Dam. Great for Kayaks and Canoes along edge and into Maxwell creek area.

Tons of space, Cottage has huge yard. Directly on,easily accessible beachfront. Cove and Maxwell Bay/creek make small craft boating as well as swimming lovely.

Located on Lake Ontario ½ mile from nearest paved road. Over 100 feet of beachfront in your front yard. State park lands in your back yard. Wild, natural, secluded and peaceful.

Sit on one of two decks under huge maple, hemlock, and aspen trees and gaze out at Lake Ontario. Swim, boat and fish from hundreds of feet of secluded beachfront. Or hike in the ‘back yard’; hundreds of acres of woods and orchards wild state lands featuring nesting bald eagles and Beaver pond.

Launch or rent a power boat at Sodus Bay recreation area (2 mi) or drive to Rochester or the beautiful Finger Lakes (@30 mi).Fishermen will delight in Salmon, Steelhead, Rainbow Trout, Brown, Trophy Lake. Lake Ontario and Sodus Bay are known for prize winning Bass, Walleye and Perch. Birders will love the Bald Eagles, Blue Herons, swans and hummingbirds.


A car is necessary to visit this rural location. There are two or three gravel parking spots provided. And plenty of flat grass right next to the gravel to fit more cars. Boat trailers etc. we have unusually large lots and space for a cottage lakefront property.

House Manual

Check in time: 4 PM
– Early check in may be available, please contact us the day before or on the day of arrival : +1(585)-802-3494.

Visiting Guests Policy.
– We encourage you to stick to the number of guests registered at booking. Any guests staying the night need to be in the total guest count staying.
– Small groups visiting in the day are fine. BUT kindly check with us at Ferryland for guest visits beyond occupancy.
– Please respect that this is a small local neighborhood excessive- parking, noise, traffic all annoy my wonderful neighbors. BE RESPECTFUL – Thanks!
– Please drive slowly on the private road, watch for small children and pets.
– We cannot accommodate parties due to insurance, parking, and a variety of needs that parties require.

– Driveway space is limited so ridesharing/carpooling with friends or family is advised.
– The driveway can hold 5-6 max.
– Boat trailers are possible here, but please let us know ahead.
Waterfront and Activities.
– 84 Feet of direct waterfront is available for use.
– Swimming and boating activities are at your own risk.
Kayaks and boats.
– Kayaks, canoe, row boat, paddle boat, oars/paddles and life jackets are available for use.
– Rentals shorter than a week are requested to help us replace lifejackets, paddles/oars with a small donation. Please leave $20 – $30 if using the boats
No Smoking.
– No smoking of any kind in home and doorways. Outside only!
– Pets are allowed. $50 is charged for a maximum of 2 pets (If not paid ahead, money may be left on the table). If more than that, please contact the owner.
Beds and Sheets.
– Use of the bunk bed is not suitable for all guests and we take no responsibility for use.
Firepit and Firewood.
– We have an outdoor wood fire pit for all cottages with some seating. Occasionally, firewood is left or available. But we recommend that you bring fire starters.
– Firewood can be purchased in the area:
At a self serve stand about 5 miles away, located at 6475 Route 14. You will see a sign that says, “Got Wood?”. It is self- serve, so bring some cash.
At Grandpa’s Nursery & Gardens Inc.(6720 Rotterdam Rd, Sodus, NY 14551, United States).
Pine cottage also has a propane fire pit.
– Some propane will be provided.
Propane refills can be purchased at Grandpa’s Nursery & Gardens Inc.(6720 Rotterdam Rd, Sodus, NY 14551, United States).
Check out time: 10:00 AM
– Late check out may be available, please contact us the day before departure to verify.
– Please dispose of the trash upon departure to the dumpster area. Dumpsters at building on the road out. See house manual for photo of location.
– Recycling required, therefore, separate bins available for recycle and garbage. Instructions are within the guidebook.
– Forgotten items are kept for one week may be returned at the guest’s expense.
Thank you!
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  • TV
  • Air Conditioning
  • Dryer
  • CD/DVD Player
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ethernet
  • Crockery and Cutlery
  • Microwave Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen island
  • First aid kit
  • Towels Provided
  • Shampoo
  • Surveillance
  • Stove
  • Coffee
  • Hot Water
  • Shower gel
  • Uses Disinfectants for high-touch surfaces
  • Wine glasses
  • Portable fans
  • Blender
  • Conditioner
  • Extra pillows and blankets
  • Cleaning products
  • Connection
  • Internet Wifi
  • Smoke Detector
  • Board Games
  • Ventilation Fan
  • Pots Pans
  • Water Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Dining table
  • Jacuzzi
  • Closet / Drawers
  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Hair Dryer
  • Oven
  • Coffee Maker
  • Fridge
  • Alarm System
  • Hangers
  • Linens Provided
  • Cooking Basics
  • Enhanced Cleaning
  • Baking sheet
  • Body soap


  • Free Parking (On premises)
  • Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor seating
  • Private entrance
  • Barbeque utensils
  • Kayak
  • Fire pit
  • Hot Tub


  • Room darkening shades
  • Bathtub
  • Children books & toys


  • Toiletries
  • Lake access
  • Rural
  • Beach front
  • Beach
  • Lake
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Water front
  • Water view
  • Lake front
  • Lake view


  • Allow Pets
  • Allow Children
  • Family Friendly