Lakeside Ohio

Lakeside Chautauqua Realty2018 Rental Dates & Rate Information:  SEE NOTE BELOW



To reserve a Lakeside Chautauqua Realty cottage rental (Saturday to Saturday ONLY) call (866) 952-5374 ext. 334 or 348. The rental fee of cottages does not include the Lakeside Chautauqa Gate Fee. The Lakeside Chautauqua Realty Rental Office is located at 318 W Second St.  NEW RESERVATIONS FOR 2018, please call for information.

When planning your family's summer vacation, please keep in mind that in addition to your cottage rental rate, Lakeside Chautauqua requires a Chautauqua Pass and Auto Pass to enter during Memorial Day weekend (May 25-28, 2018) ,   Chautauqua programming season (June 1-Sept. 3, 2018)

From May 25-Sept. 3, Lakeside Chautauqua Realty cottage rentals are only available to rent by the week, from Saturday to Saturday. The 'In-Season' rental rates are charged from Memorial Day thru Labor Day. Some cottages are available to rent (with a two-night minimum) in the off-season with 'Off-Season' after Labor Day.   Rental rates are subject to change without  notice. Also, rental rates do not include a security deposit, $100 reservation fee or 10.0% taxes. Some cottages also have cleaning fees added to the rental rate.

ALL Lakeside Chautauqua Realty Rental properties are smoke-free and PETS ARE NOT PERMITTED. You must be 25 years of age or older to rent a Lakeside Chautauqua Realty cottage. A credit card will be used for payment when booking a cottage rental. 


Check-In & Check-Out

Check-in for cottage rentals is anytime after 3 p.m. Saturday. (Strictly Enforced). Please arrange travel time accordingly, as there are no early check- ins. Check-out is anytime before 10 a.m. the following Saturday. DO NOT LEAVE CARS, BIKES, TRAILERS AT PROPERTY AFTER CHECK OUT 10:00 AM, as per below a late charge will be assessed if you stay after key return. DO  NOT PARK CARS, BIKES, TRAILERS BEFORE CHECK IN AT 3:00 PM.  You will be asked to remove them.

Your cottage key and 2019 request form must be returned to the Lakeside Chautauqua Realty rental agent by the check-out time. 10:00 am Failure to do so will result in a $50 late check-out deducted from your security deposit for every hour you are late. Please check-in and out at Lakeside Chautauqua Realty Rental Office, 318 W Second St., (next to Lakeside Laundry)



Each cottage reservation is secured with a 30% rent deposit, (non refundable) & a security deposit,  paid with a credit card that will be kept on file. The rent deposit and security deposit is due when the reservation is made. We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover.

Reservation Fee

Each reservation made will have a $100 reservation fee that is to be paid by the renter.

Final Payment

The final balance must be paid in full 30 days before your arrival date. We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover payments.

Cancellation Policy

Each reservation is secured with a 30% rent deposit, and a security deposit due when booking the cottage.  If you cancel a reservation 30 days or more prior to arrival, you will receive the rent deposit back, minus a $50 handling fee, only if the cottage has been re-rented. If the reservation is cancelled fewer than 30 days of arrival, there will be no refund of any rental monies paid.

Returned Checks

There wil be a $35 processing fee charged for any returned checks of the renter.

Cottage Features

  • Kitchen: stove, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, plates, bowls, cups, silverware, pots & pans
  • Bedroom: pillow(s), mattress pad(s) & blankets
  • Cleaning Supplies: mop, broom, bucket & vacuum
  • Properties DO NOT provide trash bags, toilet paper, papertowels, or any soaps (laundry, hand, or bath/shower)


Self-Cleaning: (this means your cottage does not include cleaning & you have NOT hired cleaning)

You MUST leave the property in clean and neat condition upon check-out. In addition to cleanliness, the cottage should be undamaged and ready for the next guests. Failure to leave the property in clean, neat and undamaged condition will result in a cleaning charge deducted from your security deposit. Cottage cleaning required is listed below and must be followed:

  • Hard Floors: swept & mopped
  • Carpeted Areas: vacuumed (including all rugs)
  • Kitchen: appliances wiped clean; dishes cleaned, dried & put away; counters & stovetops wiped clean; sinks scrubbed; refrigerator emptied & cleaned; microwave & stove wiped clean inside & out; remove all food
  • Bathrooms: sinks, bathtubs/showers & toilets are to be scrubbed
  • Bedrooms: blanket(s), mattress pad(s) and pillow(s) must be clean, beds must be re-made with bedspreads
  • Dust all areas
  • Trash: remove from the property at the end of your stay; take to the receptacles located on Maple Avenue, past the Welcome Center. Trash pick-up at the cottage is on Tuesday and Friday mornings (in-season); please place trash on curbside
  • Appliances/Electronics: please remember to turn off all fans, window air conditioners & Central Air (if any). Turn off any appliances such as TV, DVD, VCR, radio, coffee maker, etc. Close and lock all windows and doors before leaving

Hired & Included Cleaning (this means your cottage has cleaning included in the rental price or you have independantly hired a cleaner) Please do not hire a cleaner if it is included in your rental.

You can arrange hired cleaning (if cottage does not include cleaning),at least 2 weeks prior to arrival. Contact Lakeside Chautauqua Realty Cottage Rentals

  • If you have used other cleaners in the past, PLEASE use the approved cleaners by calling the Cottage Rental Office.  Cleaners are for LCR cottage rentals only.

If you have hired cleaning or it is included in the rental rate: upon departure, you must wash, dry and put away all kitchenware; remove all trash and take to the receptacles near the Welcome Center; re-make beds neatly with bedrpreads, and place dirty linens in laundry room (if linens are provided). Please leave the cottage clean, undamaged and ready for the next guests. Failing to do these requirements will result in an additonal charge deducted from your security deposit.

Rules & Regulations

  • Lakeside Chautauqua is tobacco-free community; no smoking  permitted on the properties
  • Do not move or re-arrange cottage furniture
  • Occupancy is strictly limited to the number of persons given at the time of reservation. Additional charges and/or termination of your rental may result from non-compliance with this policy
  • Appliances, Cable TV, WiFi, & other mechanical/electrical items in cottages are not guaranteed. Lakeside Chautauqua Realty will arrange for any necessary repairs in a timely manner
  • Lakeside Chautauqua Realty reserves the right to show any rental property that is for sale with prior notice to renter
  • Lakeside Chautauqua Realty is not responsible for personal items left in cottage
  • Rental cottage keys will not be given for viewing of rental properties before, during or after season.
  • Failure to comply with any of these Rules and Regulations may result in a DO NOT RENT status.
  • Must be 25 years of age to rent a cottage

All information is subject to errors, omissions or revisions and is not warranted.

Lakeside Chautauqua Realty
Cottage Rental & Property Management Office

318 W Second St. (next to Lakeside Laundromat)
Lakeside, Ohio 43440
(866) 952-5374, ext. 334 or 348


What to Bring:  PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING, we do not provide forgotten items

  • Bed Linens: sheets & pillowcases
  • Towels: bath towels, washcloths, hand towels, kitchen & dish towels
  • Bathroom Toiletries
  • Paper Products: paper towels, toilet paper, trash bags., etc.
  • Cleaning Supplies: trash bags, dish soap, dishwasher detergent, laundry soap, hand soap, etc.