Top Reasons to Stay at Clear Lake Cottages & Marina
The cottages sit directly on the shores of Clear Lake; you’ll have fantastic views of the water from the property’s outdoor fire pit, waterfront cottages, and shaded picnic areas.
Guests can enjoy several hiking trails with views of the rolling hills of vineyards, redbud trees, and Clear Lake and Mount Konocti.
Renovations introduced a modern look and feel to the cottages. All have 32-inch flat-screen TVs, free WiFi, and private patios or decks, and many have full kitchens stocked with utensils and dinnerware.
Many local, small-batch wineries also produce their own olive oil and balsamic vinegar. One of these, Ceàgo Vinegarden, has marina slips available so you can dock a boat and head to the tasting room.
The lake is a popular spot for swimming, jet skiing, and kayaking; kayak rental is included in all options of this Getaway.
Local and national bass-fishing tournaments are often held at Clear Lake, California’s largest natural lake. The cottages have a private boat launch, 10 boat slips with plug-ins, and ample trailer parking.
Lake County, California: Wine Destination near California’s Largest Natural Lake
Like its neighbors in the Napa Valley, Lake County is obsessed with wine. The nearby volcano, Mount Konocti, has helped lend a richness to the soil here, which has attracted more than two dozen wineries, many of them small. Some tasting rooms feature wooded ranches; another is a Mediterranean cottage you can access by boat from Clear Lake.
The geothermal activity of Mount Konocti is also said to help create a nutrient-rich environment in local Clear Lake. Partially due to this phenomenon, the lake produces larger-than-average bass; in fact, many fishermen refer to Clear Lake as the “Bass Capital of the West.” More than just fish enjoy the waters—during the warmer months, the lake attracts professional and recreational water-skiers and wakeboarders.
Love to travel? Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for travel tips, inspiration, and photos from around the world.
What You Get
1-night stay for two
Option 1: $95 for a non-kitchenette cottage, valid for check-in Sunday–Thursday; not valid for Friday or Saturday stays (up to a $210 value)
Option 2: $135 for a kitchenette cottage, valid for check-in Sunday–Thursday; not valid for Friday or Saturday stays (up to a $254 value)
2-night stay for two
Option 3: $225 for a non-kitchenette cottage, valid for check-in Thursday–Saturday; not valid for Monday–Wednesday stays (up to a $393 value)
Option 4: $285 for a kitchenette cottage, valid for check-in Thursday–Saturday; not valid for Monday–Wednesday stays (up to a $493 value)
Included in all options:
Two-hour kayak rental for two
Policies and Fees
Book by: 2/28/14
Travel by: 4/30/14
Cancellation policy and fees: Any date changes less than 7 days in advance are subject to $40 fee; all cancellations subject to $40 fee; 15-day cancellation notice required or fee of Groupon price applies.