I love the ocean, but honestly, I'm more of a lake guy, as you may know. Candlewood Lake is my home away from home during the summer.

If you've ever thought about taking the family on a Candlewood Lake summer vacation, I've picked out some affordable properties that are available on Airbnb.

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    Candlewood Lake - New Milford

    This 3-bedroom New Milford Candlewood Lake rental was recently fully renovated, and is family and pet friendly. It's only a half mile from Gerard's Marina, where you can rent boats and kayaks, along with other water toys. Rental price is $200/night or $250/night on weekends. Click this link for all the details.

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    Sweet Dottie's Cottage - New Fairfield

    This cute 4-bedroom gem sits on lakefront property in New Fairfield, and has a screened-in porch with a new fire-pit that was just installed. It's perfect for the family and it's pet friendly. Plus, there's an optional boat rental on site. The rental is $300/night. For complete details, click on this link.

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    Candlewood Lakefront Chalet - New Milford

    This beautiful 3-bedroom rental is located on New Milford waterfront. You'll get direct lakefront access with a dock for swimming or just hanging out and a working fireplace. The chalet is perfect for kids but not suitable for pets. Rental cost is $199/night. Click this link for all the specifics.

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    Stepping Stones Candlewood Lake Cottage - New Milford

    This 3-bedroom, 2-bath stone cottage features lake access and gorgeous views, and is more suitable for a couple rather than a family. The cottage features a deck, grill, billiards and a hot tub. This cute rental goes for $199/night. Click here for the details and booking.

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    Lakeview Cottage - Brookfield

    This beautifully decorated cottage has been recently renovated and is ready to host your family. There's a four guest maximum and it's only a 7-minute walk to the lake. You'll enjoy the deck, backyard and stunning views of Candlewood Lake and dogs and kids are welcome. The rental price is $250/night. To find out about all the details and/or to book this cottage, click this link.

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    Candlewood Knolls Scenic Lake Retreat - New Fairfield

    This entire house could be yours for a week of fun near Candlewood Lake in New Fairfield. This 4-bedroom 2-bath home is perfect for the entire family and features a towering fireplace, a large dining room, clubhouse activities, bocce, and boating. This lakehouse rents for $225/night. Click here for all the specifics.