USA Maryland Deep Creek Lake Swanton Listing #10499

Sunset View - Swanton, MD

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22 reviews
Max. occupancy: 11 1 King Bed, 2 Queen Bed, 1 Double Bed, 3 Twin Bed 4 bedrooms 2 bathrooms 2 dog max  4WD/traction may be required in winter
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Family-friendly, lakefront home w/ dock, deck, & views - dogs welcome, too!

Please note: There is a 13 night limit on reservations per local regulations. Reservations over 13 nights are prohibited and cannot be honored.

Come to Swanton for the best sunset views on the lake when you stay in this family-friendly, lakefront home boasting amenities like a dock, front deck, and more. Your dogs are welcome to come, too, for a small nightly fee.

Located right on the shore of Deep Creek Lake, this two-story home allows you to launch your boat or kayak from your assigned slip on a moment's notice. Do some whitewater rafting on the Upper Yough River, or stay ground bound and do some biking or hiking. In the winter, head to Wisp Resort, only 15 miles away, for quality downhill, boarding, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing.

At the end of your action-packed days, return home and settle in for an evening of rest and relaxation. In the winter, you'll enjoy the wood-burning fireplace while you watch a show on one of the three TVs in the house. And in the summer, gather around the outdoor firepit or lounge on the deck to watch the sun go down while you sip your favorite beverage. Other amenities include a gas grill and a washer/dryer.

Make your reservation today and get set for your unforgettable lakeside family vacation in Swanton.

*Please note that this home has no air conditioning.

A damage waiver, covering up to $2,000 of accidental damage to the property or its contents, is included in the cost of your reservation.

4WD/traction is required in winter.

Parking Notes: There is parking for 3 cars - If guest is parking alongside the house, you must be parked as close to the house as possible. The gravel path beside the home is a right of way for the surrounding homes. You must NOT block this path.

Dock Details: The dock has one assigned slip. Last slip on your right.
Available Memorial day to Labor day.

You must be 21 years or older to rent this property.



Washer/dryer : Private

Heating & cooling

Central AC


Partial AC

Wood-burning fireplace

Wood stove

Kitchen & dining





Water view





Cable : Comcast

DVD player

Wireless router

Nearby activities & attractions



Gas grill : Private



22 reviews

Belma H. Nov 2021
My family and I had a lovely Thanksgiving at this property. Clean, quiet, and relaxing! The view was amazing. Would definitely go again.
Karen S. Jul 2021
Really loved the view and the great fun the kids and dog had exploring the edges of the lake. My adult son enjoyed trout fishing in the Savage River.

Not sure I would stay there during the hot summer months. We stayed the 3rd week in June. It was low 80s several days and although the downstairs maintained at a comfortable temperature without AC - the upstairs was hot and especially so in the bedroom with 4 twin beds. An AC window unit might help that a bit.

All in all - a beautiful area and a well furnished vacation rental with very nice neighbors.
Annemarie V. Apr 2021
Cute place! View is lovely, could have been a bit cleaner.
Manager response:
Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us, Annemarie. We are glad you enjoyed your stay but we apologize if the cleanliness of the home left something to be desired. We will follow up with our housekeeping team to see that future cleans are completed to our standards, and we hope to have another chance to impress you in the future!
CatherIne R. Apr 2021
Everyone raved about the sunset views which were nice but it did not make up for the things wrong in the house. My son complained about the downstairs mattress which bothered his back. The kitchen is ancient and hard to work in. No place for food storage. The grill is falling apart and broke on us I think the house needs a lot of work and could be very nice.
Josh P. Jan 2021
This place is right on the lake with an absolutely perfect view for sunset. Cool old school fireplaces and plenty of room for the whole family (4br but one is a massive bunk room that can easily fit 4 kids) The owners were also extremely flexible when we ended up not bringing our dog at the last second and refunded our pet fee with no issue and that was very much appreciated.

Only down side...there's no dishwasher here so be sure to keep that in mind so that's really the only reason this place gets 4 stars and not 5.
Snehal S. Sep 2020
Comfortable living room, big dining room, right on the lake with gradual entry.
Bridget H. Sep 2020
Overall, the lake house was adequate. The front room has a terrible musty odor. There were cobwebs throughout the house. The evenings were chilly in Sept but we couldn't use the blankets - they were old, and smelled. If you take dogs, be careful of the neighbor to the right of the house. He is a belligerent drunk who isn't afraid to storm your vacation.
Manager response:
Hi, Bridget! We are so glad you shared your comments with us so we can have housekeeping address your concerns. We hope to see you again!
Kristin M. Aug 2020
Inside house was very clean and comfortable and we’d definitely stay there again. One thing to note: don’t expect much from vacasa in terms of a response. When we arrived, there was a trash can missing - which meant the trash was overflowing from the previous guest. We called them and emailed them to let them know there was a problem with the trash and it remained a problem until regular collection came on Wednesday. I would also note that we called about problems with the grill and no firewood (which are both listed as amenities) - vacasa ultimately dropped off a can of propane but that’s as far as they went to resolve the issue. All in all, an overall positive experience but just be prepared to buy your own firewood and don’t expect too much from the management company.
Chris B. Aug 2020
I expected the place to be a little more clean for how much it cost to stay there. Also a few fuses blew out shortly after we arrived so we had to contact Vacasa for help locating the fuse box. They were very responsive and the issue was quickly resolved. In general a nice place in a great location near the water, with a dock, big yard and pet friendly. I would stay there again.
Manager response:
Hello Chris, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We apologize the home was not up to the high standard of cleanliness that we hold ourselves too. We hope we have the chance to host you again in the future.
Tammy B. Sep 2019
Loved being so close to water. House was perfect for our group. Large dining room table was our gathering place. We didn’t get to enjoy a fire as there were only 3 chairs not broken. But we adjusted and enjoyed.
Manager response:
Thank you for your feedback, Tammy! We are happy to hear you had a great stay. We are very sorry about the broken chairs around the firepit. We have passed your comments along to our local manager who will work with the homeowner to replace the chairs. We look forward to hosting you again!
Robert G. Jul 2019
Location and close, easy access to the water's edge and dock were excellent, as was fire pit, which with furnished firewood was enjoyed every evening. Neighborhood roadway was quiet and looped around, which was great for daily walks/exercise.
Marquetta R. Feb 2019
The house was exactly what we like! We had a great time! Will definitely come back to this house!
Terri P. Sep 2018
Sunset View had everything we needed, so cozy! Our family loved the weekend at the lake. We will be staying at Sunset View agin next year.
Vicky S. Aug 2018
Our family had a wonderful stay. Pros: Location was wonderful. Swimming, fishing, kayaking right from the edge of the property. Beautiful quiet neighborhood. Sunsets amazing. Large room upstairs. Appreciated the kayak. Kitchen well equipped. DVDs, games, nice TVs Con: lack of ventilation. No AC but assumed window ventilation. Not the case. Most windows did not open or have screens. Thank goodness the weather was not unbearably hot. Housekeeping needs to do better job. Dog hair and cobwebs and layers of dust. Yard needed some TLC.
Property manager very much on top of making us enjoy our stay.
Manager response:
We have brought window screens to the owner's attention, followed-up with housekeeping about the pet hair, and mowed the lawn. Thank you!
Donna Z. Jun 2018
Loved the amazing sunsets! True to it’s name! Location is nice, fairly quiet area of the lake. Kids loved the waterfront, as they were able to play, wade, and swim near the dock. Very easy to put kayaks in the water, and we were able to dock our pontoon boat to take a quick lunch break halfway through our 4 hour rental! Kids (2-7) loved the enormous kids bedroom as they each had their own bed, as well as a big screen tv and play area. The yard needs some maintenance, as the grass and shrubbery were overgrown and not kept up very well. Half of the yard, which is a hill, was pretty much a mud hole the entire time. Kids couldn’t really play in the yard and there isn’t really a level area other than at the waters edge for cornhole and such. But overall, we had a great time!
Joseph M. May 2018
My family and I enjoyed are stay at Sunset View over Memorial Weekend. We would rent this place again in the future.
TJ M. May 2018
The view was absolutely amazing. Prefect house for a peaceful getaway!