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Private Island Dream Vacation Victorian Home Discount Rates May,Jun,Sept,Oct

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Watch Island is one of the 1000 Islands set in a tranquil bay overlooking the St Lawrence Seaway. It is a restored 100 year old Victorian home with spectacular location with views of ships, sunsets, 1000 Island Bridge, Rock Island Lighthouse. Dining room is a large gracious room seats 6 to 16+ with 12 windows overlooking the seaway and evening sunsets. Comfortable living room furnished in antiques with piano, fireplace and views of the river. Country-size, full-service, eat-in kitchen and pantry. The house is surrounded by 4 furnished porches with breathtaking views..one enclosed in glass/ screens. All baths have claw-foot soaking tubs/showers. Boathouse with deep water and plenty of dock space. Crystal clear water for swimming. The house was originally built with servants quarters if anyone wishes to bring a nanny and cook there is plenty of room. The grounds are manicured and plenty of room for outside games, sports or just relaxing in the hammock.


GREAT LOCATION FOR SPECIAL EVENTS : This has been called the Venice of the North. The history of the area and these enchanted islands is fascinating with stories of wars, pirates, sunken ships, boat building, thousand island dressing, grand island hotels, famous people and their families and much more. A Land of castles, mansions, gingerbread cottages and antique boats which are still here and a must see. Watch Island is one of these wonderful Victorian houses. It is located in Blind Bay south of Fishers Landing and north of Rounds Island and can be seen on google earth.

A place where freedom and adventure rule and ~~~~~
FALL is Fabulous
WINTER is Wonderful
SPRING is Splendid
SUMMER is Sensational

FALL is exploding with color and reflections in the crystal clear river.
WINTER is still, white and breathtaking.
SPRING is bursting with natures wonders.
SUMMER is everyone's dream vacation.

Unforgettable!


GREAT LOCATION FOR SPECIAL EVENTS : GREAT LOCATION FOR SPECIAL EVENTS Ask about corporate events and wedding specials!
Private General Use Maxson AirField 5 mi. from island - Identifier 89NY

What To Do:
Swimming, boating, fishing (guides available), hunting, golf, tennis, sailing, water-skiing, scuba diving, snorkeling, jet skiing, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, biking, fall foliage, sightseeing in Canada as well as U.S., duty-free shopping, unique gift shops (The Boatique Gift Shop on Bluff Island - only accessible by boat), 1000 island boat tours, tours of Boldt Castle, Victorian teas (Dark Castle teas), craft shows, a world famous Antique Boat Museum, antique shops, and art museums, boat tours, helicopter rides. There are many fine restaurants in Clayton and Alexandria Bay as well as in Canada. Foxy’s is a small local restaurant with a bar in Fishers Landing only 5 min. by boat from Watch Island. Swan Bay Restaurant close to island and accessible by boat. Wellesley Island Hotel is an outstanding restauran

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Property Type

  • House
  • 6500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathtubs are claw foot bathtubs deep and long. Please bring bubble bath and relax and enjoy. Upon request we can arrange to get housekeepers, babysitters, chefs and masseuse. The masseuse comes to the island and recommends a massage outside on the dock, deck, or lawn under the oak tree. She is the best in her profession and we highly recommend you include this in your stay.... heavenly! Our chef whips up the most divine meals you have ever tasted. Highly recommended! ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • 1 king, 1 queen, 5 double, 2 cribs, 1 bassinet, 4 twin, 2 youth beds. Bread Machine, 2 propane steamers, 2 dishwashers, 2 washing machines, 2 clothes dryers, 2 refrigerators, massage table. Upon request we can arrange to get housekeepers, babysitters, chefs and masseuse. The masseuse comes to the island and recommends a massage outside on the dock, deck or lawn under the oak tree. She is the best in her profession and we highly recommend you include this in your stay.... heavenly! Our chef whips up the most divine meals you have ever tasted. Highly recommended! ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • River
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Off Peak
Apr 18 - Jun 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$600
$3,900 $10,000
Summer Peak Rates
Jun 27 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,950 $21,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Fall Off Peak
Sep 5 - Oct 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$500
$2,900 $10,000

Changeover Day: Saturday

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

GREAT LOCATION FOR SPECIAL EVENTS:

Ask about CORPORATE events and WEDDING specials!

Private General Use Maxson AirField 5 mi. from island - Identifier 89NY


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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
Watertown / Syracuse
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
60 Miles
Nearest Train
Syracuse
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 12
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beach

Directions:

From the South – Rte. 81 to Exit 47(Clayton – Rte. 12 North) left off exit to Clayton.

From the North – Rte 81 to Clayton Exit, Rte 12 North to Clayton

Clayton is ---

1-1/2 hr. from Syracuse

2-1/2 hr. from Rochester

2-l/2 hr. from Binghamton

5-1/2 hr. from New York City

5-1/2 hr from Boston

By Private Plane - General Use Maxson AirField 5 mi. from island in Alexandria Bay - Identifier 89NY

By Private Yacht/Boat – Accessible from south - Great Lakes, New York City-Hudson River-Erie Canal-

St. Lawrence Seaway. From the north - Canada St. Lawrence Seaway – Rideau Canal System.

All these waterways are accessible from the oceans and most any place in the world.

A charming and unique part of the world nestled among 1,800 enchanting islands in the St. Lawrence River. Rich in history and exciting historical activities such as a French Festival, tour & enjoy tea in lovely castles, ride in antique boats, partake in boat auctions, picnic

Other Activities: This part of NY is a Venice in the states, touring castles, boating, island hopping, camping, relaxing in the hammock, antique boat museums, restaurants, visit Spa in Clayton, tea in a castle, dinner by boat, dining on the porch of a victorian hotel-heavenly, visit one of the 1st post offices in US, enjoy a massage on the island under the old oak tree, pirate days where everyone dress up like a pirate and decorates their boats too, water balloon canons aboard everyone's boat.

Golf: There are many challenging golf courses in the area. One on an island. You can go by boat.

 

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, italian
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/15/2015
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