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Woodstock Design Waterfront, Deck, Private Dock Kayak, Swim

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Last updated: 09/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Saugerties house description

WOODSTOCK DESIGN WATERFRONT HOUSE

This newly remodeled private waterfront cottage is just 3
minutes from the center of Saugerties, NY and 15 minutes
from Woodstock, NY. Enjoy the best of both towns: specialty
shops and boutiques, delectable food, farmers markets, live
music and glorious scenery.

The 2-bedroom, 1-bath cottage is a spacious, serene and
comfortably elegant retreat. It’s ingeniously tailored for a
romantic getaway, a family gathering, or for two friends
on a shopping-fishing-antiquing-hiking or whatever you-
cook-up weekend. It's roomy enough for a crowd, yet still
cozy and private enough for a revitalizing artist or writer’s
retreat.

No need to sacrifice urban elegance for country charm,
because here you truly have both. The house is an authentic
1930’s cottage, now airily restyled and open, with the
sophistication of a luxed-out loft. It was the beloved
childhood family cottage of former L.A. stylist Daisy Bolle,
current owner of Hudson Valley fashion mecca DIG, and
Daisy’s smashing taste is reflected in every detail of this
beautiful remodel. The house still belongs to her parents,
Mike and Robin Kramer, longtime owners of the two hottest
clothing stores in Woodstock: Woodstock Trading Post and
Woodstock Design. Luxury and cozy comfort are in this
family’s DNA.

Each room has been thoughtfully designed and decorated
to invite the outdoors in, surrounding you with resort-
style comfort. Enormous windows and French doors to the
stunning deck provide an all-day display of the renowned
ever-changing Hudson Valley light. Keep them open to savor
evening breezes and glowing sunsets, and then light a cozy
fire in the living room fireplace, which you can also see from
the bedroom.

This rare property includes direct access to the Esopus
Creek, famous for summer and winter sports. Take a dip
or launch a kayak from your private dock, onto the smooth
glide of the creek. Once there, let the world slip by as your
stress slides away. Take a photo safari up this Hudson Valley
Nile, capturing shots of nesting egrets, cranes and swans.
Nature provides a daily surprise in this sought-after
Hudson Valley setting, known for its mountains, woods,
and meandering rivers. Poets and painters will find enough
inspiration to last the rest of the year. You might even nab
a prime trophy bass. The gentle lapping of the creek will
serenade evening star–gazing and cocktails on the deck, or
a night of barbeque and games with the kids. Linger over
lattes and the morning papers while you plan the day’s
adventures. You may just decide relaxing on the deck is all
the adventure you need.

When it’s time for sleep, sink into sumptuous king-sized
beds in both bedrooms. One of the two couches in the
living room also folds out into a queen mattress. Linens
are provided for you, including silk-like soft Beechwood
sheets, down blankets and pillows, and fluffy bath sheet-
sized towels laundered with Seventh Generation unscented
detergent. The bath features radiant-heat floors, iridescent
artisan tiles, heated towel racks and a floating vanity.
The pantry is stocked with gourmet basics like organic
coffee, tea, honey and oatmeal, and the fridge holds choice
mustards, bbq sauce and other surprises. Whether you’re a
seasoned cook or just want to whip up some smoothies, the
kitchen — with its gleaming industrial chic appliances and
a five-burner gas stove with convection oven — will satisfy
your appetite for customized, supreme efficiency.

You’ll be cozily secluded, tucked onto a quiet lane in
Saugerties, recently named by Frommer’s as one of
America's 10 Coolest Small Towns. Saugerties — hilly and
rich with hidden treasures like upscale breakfast joints,
antique shops, places to enjoy micro brews or perfect
cappuccinos, is a funky blend of historic Catskill charm and
local artistic flair. For horse fans, HITS summer events are
fast becoming the talk of the town.

Woodstock is a scenic 12-minute drive, offering miles of
mountain trails, a Tibetan Buddhist monastery, day trips
for picnics, secluded swimming holes, hiking and biking, a
rich rock ‘n roll history and unique restaurants and shops,
including a huge weekend flea market.

Additional features include:

Full HD 120 Channel Cable Package with premium channels, including
HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax, EPIX, On Demand, and Netflix!
Living Room has 40” Samsung smart TV with Netflix & whole-house DVR
DVD player.
Bedrooms both have flat screen TVs, full cable. DVR in master bedroom.
Whole-house DVR playback box in second bedroom 2.
Oh, and we’re POOCH-friendly!

Last minute weekend DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE. All credit
cards accepted and welcome.
For more information and reservations,
please call Steve Kramer
at 845-876-0279
or
845-750-9786 Cell

Keywords: Comfortable, bright, sunny home with private deck off living room and 100 yd private deck perfect for kayaking and swimming, Skiing, Ice Skate

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only:

                We are sorry but for your health and our other guests smoking is not allowed....moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Take a vacation with your dog....moreless

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              • Bedroom 1

                Master Bedroom: CB2 King Bed Beach Modal sheets Down Comfort...moreless

              • Bedroom 2

                Master Bedroom: CB2 King Bed Beach Modal sheets Down Comfort...moreless

              • 2 bedrooms Sleeps 6, beds for 4, Fold out couch in living room Sleeps 2 Master Bedroom: CB2 King Bed Beach Modal sheets Down Comforter (Winter) Lightweight Comforter (Summer) Down Pillows (Synthetic Pillows available with advanced request) Creek Facing exposure French Door to deck Second Bedroom CB2 King Bed Beach Modal sheets Down Comforter (Winter) Lightweight Comforter (Summer) Down Pillows (Synthetic Pillows available with advanced request) Large Creek Facing Picture Window Laundry HE Laundry Machine and Dryer...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom: Radiant Heated floors Heated Towel Rack Floating Vanity Lighted medicine cabinet Shower / bathtub combination with iridescent mini-tile tub surround Excellent water pressure...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                'Stylish, Modern, Comfortable Design Sprawling chef's kitchen with stainless steel appliances. ...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                'Stylish, Modern, Comfortable Design Sprawling chef's kitchen with stainless steel appliances. ...moreless

              • Dining:

                Dining room with Saarinen-inspired Tulip chairs Artecnica Lighting fixtures throughout...moreless

              • Stove:

                Gas 5-burner stove with convection oven....moreless

              • Oven:

                Gas 5-burner stove with convection oven....moreless

              Amenities

              • Living Room:

                West Elm Henry Sofa Grey Velvet West Elm Henry Pull Out Queen Sleeper Sofa Trina Turk Throw Pillows 40” Samsung Smart TV with Netflix & Whole House DVR DVD Player ...moreless

              • Heating:

                Central Air Units Hot/Cold with remotes in each room Additional oil furnace with easy dial thermostat....moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                Bring your light boat or Kayak to launch from our private dock...moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                Central Air Units in each room with remote controls...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Laundry HE Laundry Machine and Dryer...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Laundry HE Laundry Machine and Dryer...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Privacy, Streamside Deck,Launch your kayak (or rent one) from your private dock into the Esopus Creek-one of the most beautiful places to kayak with amazing fall foliage and views canoe, fish or swim or just sit on the deck and enjoy the view. Hardwood Floors throughout Deck:6 Seat Outdoor Dining Table & Chairs Gas BBQ, Selection of Games for your enjoyment Hi-Speed WIFI, West Elm Henry Sofa Grey Velvet West Elm Henry Pull Out Queen Sleeper Sofa Trina Turk Throw Pillows TVs:Full HD 120 Channel Cable Package with Premium Channels including HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax, EPIX, On Demand, and Netflix! Living Room 40” Samsung Smart TV with Netflix & Whole HouseDVR DVD Player Bedrooms both have Flat Screen TVs, full cable. DVR in Master Bedroom. Wholehouse DVR playback box in BR2 Isound Twist Speaker with miniplug 3.5mm cord to plug in your Iphone / Ipad / Ipod / mp3 player Locally made hardwood coffee table by Steve Heller of Fabulous Furniture ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    high speed internet wireless. Full HD 120 Channel Cable Package with Premium Channels including HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax, EPIX, On Demand, and Netflix!...moreless

                  • Television:

                    Full HD 120 Channel Cable Package with Premium Channels including HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax, EPIX, On Demand, and Netflix!...moreless

                  • Games
                  • Books
                  • Toys
                  • DVD Player
                  • CD Player
                  • Stereo
                  • Video Library
                  • Music Library

                  Communications

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    high speed wireless...moreless

                  • Free Long Distance

                  Pool & Spa

                      • Private Pool:

                        private dock on the Esopus Creek. Great for swimming, kayaking and fishing...moreless

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Private 200 yd deck on the beautiful Esoopus Creek perfeck for kayak launch or swimming...moreless

                      • Balcony:

                        Large balcony off the living room right over the creek...moreless

                      Theme

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

                      Location & View

                      • Waterfront:

                        We are right on the Esopus Creek. Kayak the creek to see the Catskills as the original Native Americans did. ...moreless

                      • Water View:

                        Breath taking views from the living room and bedroom...moreless

                      • Mountain View

                      Activities

                      • Restaurants
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Spelunking
                      • Hiking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Racquetball
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Hunting
                      • Skiing
                      • Golf
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Fishing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Swimming
                      • Cycling
                      • Basketball Court
                      • Sailing
                      • Cinemas
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Live Theater
                      • Zoo
                      • Museums
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Antiquing
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Boating
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Sledding
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Tennis
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Shopping
                      • Rafting
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Fall
                      Sep 3 - Oct 9, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $280 $280
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $1,470
                      Columbus day weekend
                      Oct 10 - Oct 13, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $490 $490
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      Fall
                      Oct 14 - Oct 31, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $280
                      $1,470
                      Winter #1
                      Nov 1 - Nov 25, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      $132 $320
                      Fri, Sat
                      Thanksgiving
                      Nov 26 - Nov 30, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      $490

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning $125
                      • Pet Fee $50
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      IN SEASON $1450 Weekend,mid week $420 nt , $2300 Week 5/25-9/4

                      Off season11/1-4/30 $630 weekend, mid week $132 nt. $1050 Week

                      Pre Season(5/1-5/24)$840 a weekend, Midweek $162 per nite,$1470 per week

                      Post Season(9/6-10/31)$840weekend.Midweek $162 per nite,$1470 per week

                      All Holiday weekends IN SEASON rates apply,county & state tax incl

                      Cleaning $90 & $300 refundable damage deposit, $50 Dog fee


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                      Last updated: 09/20/2014
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                      Location

                      We are 15 minutes to downtown Woodstock. This sunny, bright home is on a quiet country lane.We are situated on the unsoiled Esopus Creek with a 200yd private dock perfect for kayak launch, swimming or sun bathing. GOOD DOG FRIENDLY! We are 5 minutes away from HITS on the Hudson (Horse Shows in the Sun ), Shop Fabulous fashion at Woodstock Design, Excitment is happening in Saugerties with new art galleries, boutiques like Dig and restaurants like Miss Lucys' kitchen Indoor Ice skating Rink, Softball, Large Mouth Bass Fishing, Fall Foliage, Woodstock Film Festival, Firstrun Movies, Minutes from NY States best Downhill Skiing at Hunter, Bellayre & Wyndam Mountains, Snow-tubing in Phoenicia. Fly-fish the Esopus Creek, Woodstock art, galleries, live music, festivals, Tibetan and Zen Monasteries.Cable/Satellite TV: high speed internet, 3 new 32 inch High Definition Television with DVR and PREMIUM channels, dish washer, modern kitchen,central air in each room

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1992

                      About the owner: 4/21/14 BACK TO THE WATERFRONT On August 6, 2001 I wrote a story of us buying our weekend house in Saugerties. All our friends thought we were crazy to buy a vacation house 15 minutes from our house in Woodstock. It was in 1992 and Saugerties was still a town that was down on its luck. There were a lot of empty stores. Our house, only one mile from town, seemed a million miles away with the deck cantilevered over the Esopus Creek. In my story I told of happily buying antiques and chatckas from the stores in town for our house that had been built from a kit from Sears in the 30’s. Fast forward to 2014. Daisy, our stylish daughter, who had spent 15 years in LA, came home with her husband Van and five month old daughter Starla. They stayed in our cottage while they established their boutique DIG in Saugerties. After a year they bought their own house on the creek. This year Daisy and Van decided that our house needed an update. They wanted our house to be totally cool, down to the Jonathan Adler dishes that they sell in their store. With their taste and our credit card the house was totally transformed. There’s a smart TV that gets every channel plus Netflix, YouTube, Face Book and anything else you can think of. There’s a new stylish kitchen and the bathroom is ultra-luxurious with its radiant heated floor and heated towel rack. The small windows in the master bedroom were replaced with French doors to the deck. A larger window was put in the second bedroom that allows a full view up the creek. The wood floors were sanded and a high gloss finish makes them glow. continued below.....

                      Why the Owner Chose Saugerties:
                      The final touch to remove any signs of the old place was painting the wood ceiling white. Since we bought the house the land across the creek became the Esopus Creek Conservancy Thanks to the marvels of the internet (which didn’t exist when we bought the house in 1992) we are able to rent it out by the week when we are not using it. Brains or luck? We were thinking of buying in Phoencia, which probably would have gotten washed away during Irene. Saugerties has become one of the ten coolest towns in the U.S. I think it was destiny. We loved the water for kayaking, swimming and hearing the water as we doze off to sleep. We always loved sitting on the deck or kayaking watching the changing fall foliage

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Huge private dock that is right on the water (perfect for swimming or kayaking) We loved the water for kayaking, swimming and hearing the water as we doze off to sleep. We always loved sitting on the deck or kayaking watching the changing fall foliage


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                      • Are you ready for our private waterfront?

                        Are you ready for our private waterfront?

                      • Enjoy the tranquil private waterfront

                        Enjoy the tranquil private waterfront

                      • Your own private dock.

                        Your own private dock.

                      • Gas fireplace for those romantic evenings

                        Gas fireplace for those romantic evenings

                      • Memories are made of this

                        Memories are made of this

                      • BBQ on the deck.

                        BBQ on the deck.

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                      Date last modified - Thursday, August 14, 2014

                      $132 - $490 per night (USD)
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                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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