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Situated on the pristine waters of Pontoosuc Lake in Lanesborough, Massachusetts at the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains, The Lake House is a waterfront, boutique-style cottage resort; offering an all-season charming and tranquil escape with a touch of luxury in the heart of The Berkshires- meaning you can get to any part of the Berkshires within 30 minutes!

Whether you’re looking for relaxation or adventure, we have you covered and provide all equipment for non-motorized water sports including fishing poles, canoes, paddleboards, kayaks, and life jackets.  Bring your own boat or Jet Ski and dock it at The Lake House Guest Cottages of the Berkshires’ private boat launch.

Autumn on the Pontoosuc brings renowned Berkshire foliage, crisp fall days, and spectacular sunsets.  And in the winter, cozy up next to your personal stone gas fireplace after an active day of ice fishing, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing.  The Lake House Guest Cottages of the Berkshires offers both a relaxing and exhilarating escape all year round.

Our seven cottages, which can be rented out wholly or individually, include The Lake House Lodge (our largest unit), The Artists Cottage, The Writers CottageThe Dock Masters Cottage – and the newly constructed The Greylock Cottage, The Holiday Cottage, and The BerkShire Cottage. In either one or all of our cottages you, your family and your friends are sure to enjoy their stay at The Lake House!

The Cottages

The Lake House Lodge

Our largest cottage, The Lake House Lodge is 4,000 Sq. Ft. of luxury charm complete with a showpiece fireplace to enjoy whether you’re cooking in the chef’s kitchen or gazing out at the lake in the large great room. The great room is designed to feature comfortable sofa & living furniture, or to accommodate up to 70 people comfortably for an indoor private function with a banquet-style set up. Each of the 4 Bedrooms on the second floor have their own private baths, king size beds in three of the bedrooms, and a fourth “bunk house” bedroom, perfect for accommodating children. This cottage is equipped with a full laundry room, and 2 additional first-floor bathrooms (apart from the en suites). Sit or entertain on the wrap-around porch year round with the outdoor fireplace, or in either of the 2 screened in porches. The Lodge can accommodate up to 10 people.

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The Artists Cottage


The Artists Cottage, overlooking the mountain and lake, features 2,100 Sq. Ft. of creative architecture, cedar bead board ceilings, and state of the art finishes. This cottage can accommodate up to 6 people with it’s 2 bedrooms, each with a king size bed and en suite bathrooms. The second floor features a loft with a sleeper sofa and additional living space in addition to one of the bedrooms. This cottage offers a fully equipped kitchen, and comfortable living space to make you feel right at home. In addition to the stone gas fireplace, washer & dryer, and lake front porch seating, this cottage also offers a personal outdoor gas grill, and a picnic table to enjoy the sun as it sets over the lake.

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The Writers Cottage

The Writers Cottage is a 1,700 Sq. Ft. escape for guests to enjoy with 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a sleeping loft. The cottage features a fully equipped kitchen, stone gas fireplace, lake front porch seating, washer & dryer, personal outdoor gas grill, and picnic table located at the center of our property with spectacular sunset lake and mountain views. This cottage can accommodate up to 6; 4 adults, 2 children.

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The Dock Master Cottage

Perched high above the boat dock, The Dock Masters Cottage features 1,700 Sq. Ft. of spectacular lake front views. With 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a sleeping loft, this cottage can accommodate up to 6 people. Guests are welcome to cook in the fully equipped kitchen, cozy up by the stone gas fireplace, or enjoy the views with its porch seating. A washer & dryer, personal outdoor gas grill, and picnic table are included to make this cottage the perfect place to end an activity filled day.

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The Greylock Cottage

Nestled in the center of the property, our Greylock Cottage features 2,100 sq. ft. of modern design, and state of the art furnishings. This cottage can accommodate up to 8 people with its 3 bedrooms. Each bedroom is furnished with a king size bed and en suite bathroom. The second floor loft features a sleeper sofa, and walk out access to a large balcony. On the first floor, this cottage boasts a fully equipped kitchen, cozy living room, additional bathroom with washer & dryer, and a stone gas fireplace. Outside, guests may enjoy the second floor balcony, porch seating, personal outdoor gas grill and picnic table.

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The Holiday Cottage

The Holiday Cottage is a 3 bedroom cottage facing a gorgeous grass lawn, perfect for lawn games or lounging. This cottage is 2,100 sq. ft. and has sleeping accommodations for up to 8 people. Each bedroom has a king size bed and en suite bathroom. The second floor loft is furnished with a sleeper sofa and access to a Juliet balcony to enjoy the gorgeous lake & mountain views. The stone gas fireplace, state of the art kitchen, comfortable living space, and additional bathroom are just the beginning of what this cottage has to offer. Complete with a washer & dryer, porch seating, personal gas grill, and picnic table, this cottage is great for family vacations! This cottage is also handicap accessible.

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The BerkShire Cottage


Our second largest cottage, the BerkShire cottage is 3,200 sq. ft., complete with rustic yet modern design! This cottage has 4 bedrooms, two of which have a king size bed, and two have double queen beds. With an additional two twin size sleeper sofas, this cottage can accommodate up to 14 people. The first floor features a gorgeous residential style kitchen and dining space, as well as a spacious great room. The great room features a stone gas fireplace and can be arranged to accommodate a small gathering.  Alike with the other cottages, the BerkShire cottage also has a personal gas grill, picnic table and a washer &  dryer. Enjoy the sunset on the lake from the wrap around porch, or the second floor balcony.

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