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Last updated: 12/01/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

East Durham house description

Copper Hill House has been carefully designed and maintained to provide a sophisticated adult atmosphere. Decor and finishings are all unique and have been hand selected. To minimize potential for accidental damages, we regret that children under 13 and pets are not permitted.

Staying at the Copper Hill House rolls a variety of experiences into one. Just 2 hours away from the George Washington Bridge, 15 minutes from Windham and 30 minutes from Hudson.
Enjoy a glass of wine on the front porch as you take in spectacular sunsets against the backdrop of the Catskill Mountains. Grill a feast, nap in the hammock or hang out late night around the fire in our landscaped side yard. Up the hill behind the house, you'll find 4 private acres with a pond. The area is as good for a walk as it is for a game of horse shoes or badminton (provided). Or bring a football for a brisk fall game!

Inside the house, enjoy a mix of old and new. This historic home has been recently renovated and decorated in Mid-Century style.

Downstairs - A large kitchen with new appliances and wares is great for cooking and gathering. Entertain in the dining room with seating for 12 and a Krakauer upright piano. The living room (or parlor as we call it) features a wood stove and 42' television with Wii, Netflix, Amazon instant and DVD player. You'll even find an unexpected spa-style bathroom paneled in cedar with deep soaking tub for two (also corner shower, dressing room).

Upstairs - 4 bedrooms: One master suite with King-size bed and sitting area with fold out sofa, one shared suite with two double beds and two traditional bedrooms each with a double bed. This level also holds a second bathroom with custom terrarium shower and modern finishes. There is ample closet space and fresh towels and linens provided.

Other perks include a book and board game collection, acoustic guitar and several Wii games.

If you can draw yourself away from the property, there are dozens of attractions nearby in all seasons. Swimming across the road at the Catskill Creek, hiking, horseback riding, fishing, antiquing, wineries, apple orchards - not to mention winter skiing. We have a full guide updated as we discover more. The charming town of Freehold is just .8 miles away with a general store, pub and an unmatched dining experience at Ruby's Hotel Restaurant(Zagat rated). Windham sky mountain is less than half an hour away and so is Hudson. There are 35 peaks to hike, 2 mountains for skiing and snowboarding plus Hunter mountains’s Zipline adventure. Taking a detour might land you in the highest cascading waterfalls in New York State or the music and art scene at Hudson. Antiquing, fine dinning and live music are a heard bit away from Copper Hill House.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Massage

          Suitability

          • Groups
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Singles
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Not Suitable For Children
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

          • Master Suite: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            King size bed with sitting area - couch converts to bed...moreless

          • Double Suite: 2 double

            Two double beds with sitting area...moreless

          • Double Room 1: 1 double

            Private and cozy room with one double bed...moreless

          • Double Room 2: 1 double

            Private and cozy room with one double bed...moreless

          • The bedroom set-up lends to flexible sleeping combinations for groups and provides comfortable separate spaces when unwinding. The Master Suite features a king size bed and sitting area for reading or relaxing. Most spectacular is the large window, which provides a view to the forest when you wake in the morning. The Double Suite holds two double beds and a sitting area as well. Even with 4 guests sharing the space, you still have plenty of room to spread out in the largest room of the house. The Double Rooms are quaint and each have their own character. Usually favorites of our guests!...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Spa Bathroom - Downstairs: toilet, tub, shower

            Cedar paneled, dressing area, soaking tub for two...moreless

          • Terrarium Bathroom - Upstairs: toilet, shower

            Shower with picture window to forest - private...moreless

          • Spa Bathroom Tucked in the most private corner of the house is our custom spa-style bath. Enter through a glass door and pull the curtain behind you in the white onyx and cedar paneled dressing room complete with robes, towels and full-length mirror. Pass through the second doorway to enter the spa with corner deep-soaking tub and rinse shower. Surrounded by the smell of cedar, ambient lighting and gorgeous exposed rafter ceiling it's one of the best ways to relax. Independent heating unit allows you to adjust the overall temperature for the best experience. Terrarium Bathroom Featuring a large picture window facing the forest, take in your own private view of nature from under the rain shower - it's cleansing for the body, mind and soul. This bathroom combines rustic barn wood paneling with modern tiling and fixtures....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Included with your stay is complimentary coffee, cereal and fruits for breakfast. You may use items in the pantry, like spices, for cooking. Toiletries and towels are provided, including therapeutic bath salts for the spa bathroom. WiFi only In-home appointments with a massage therapist may be prearranged. -- This is a strictly non-smoking house. -- Only experienced wood stove users may operate the wood stove. If you are unsure how to operate it, we ask that you absolutely do not try to for your own safety (and the safety of our home). ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • MP3 Dock
              • Piano
              • Radio
              • Television
              • Video Game Console
              • Video Games
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Romantic
              • Spa

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Forests
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Pond
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Waterfalls
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Horseshoes
              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Rural
              • Village

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Rafting
              • Skiing
              • Swimming

              Dining

              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 12 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Basic Soaps
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Filtered Water
              • Firewood
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Mobile Phone
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Safe
              • Shampoo
              • Thermos Bottle
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Water Cooler
              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Stove

              Kitchen

              • Blender
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Grill
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Large Cooler
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Furniture
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Porch Furniture
              • Yard

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $300 $300
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $1,900 $7,740

                      Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

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

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
                      • Cleaning $50 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 8%

                      Notes:

                      The rate is set flat for up to 6 guest. Each additional guest carries a cost of $20 per guest per night.


                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                      Last updated: 12/01/2014
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                      Location

                      39 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Albany International Airport
                      0.8 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Ruby's Hotel and Restaurant, Freehold Country Pub
                      7 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Bus - trailwaysny.com - Cairo - Taxis available
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Thunderhart Golf Course
                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Hudson Amtrak Station
                      14 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      I-87
                      0.8 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Ruby's Hotel and Restaurant, Freehold Country Pub
                      25 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Windham Mountain / Hunter Mountain

                      Car: Recommended

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2011

                      About the owner: Patricia is a restauranteur and is always entrepreneuring into new interests. A love of nature, architecture, furnishing and interior design ties it all together.

                      Why the Owner Chose East Durham:
                      I started staying in the Catskills a few years ago to take a break from the city and indulge in nature and tranquility. It was magical from the first time I viewed it - totally by chance as we were visiting a friend with a home in the area. The house, though charming, was in need of major renovation and was a project I was very excited to take on. As we got to know the area, we were lucky enough to befriend the town historian and his wife. Through their extensive knowledge and photographic library, we were able to consider the the home's 100+ year history when making improvements (like hand-rebuilding the original stone wall pictured in the above photograph from the early 20th century). Also, as our escape from the city, the land itself is very important and is in a constant process of beautification. Being a fine mix of social and private, Copper Hill lends to similar people. There are friendly neighbors to chit-chat with and ways to be out and about, but ultimately we want to make sure our guests have the chance to feel as at home in as they would in their own and to recharge.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      For those who want to learn to fly, the Freehold airport provides annual memberships for gliding and single engine certifications. The location is ideally close to the sky mountains and Hudson.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english, spanish

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                      Photos

                      • The gorgeous catskill creek.  Steps way

                        The gorgeous catskill creek. Steps way

                      • Welcome to the Copper Hill House

                        Welcome to the Copper Hill House

                      • Brand new kitchen with stainless steel appliances.

                        Brand new kitchen with stainless steel appliances.

                      • Cedar-paneled, spa-style bathroom with soaking tub for two

                        Cedar-paneled, spa-style bathroom with soaking tub for two

                      • Shared double suite

                        Shared double suite

                      • Terrarium inspired bathroom in reclaimed wood and crystal tile.

                        Terrarium inspired bathroom in reclaimed wood and crystal tile.

                      • Side yard with fire pit, grill, outdoor furniture and two hammocks

                        Side yard with fire pit, grill, outdoor furniture and two hammocks

                      • Its another country across the street from the property -Catskill Creek

                        Its another country across the street from the property -Catskill Creek

                      • The magic begins

                        The magic begins

                      • Designer living room with wood stove and wii

                        Designer living room with wood stove and wii

                      • The Catskill Creek its just steps away across the road

                        The Catskill Creek its just steps away across the road

                      • Dinning room with table expandable for up to 12 people

                        Dinning room with table expandable for up to 12 people

                      • Krakauer upright piano

                        Krakauer upright piano

                      • Board games!

                        Board games!

                      • Spacious Master bedroom with vintage convertible couch

                        Spacious Master bedroom with vintage convertible couch

                      • Peaceful bedroom with double bed and view to the property's stream

                        Peaceful bedroom with double bed and view to the property's stream

                      • Cozy bedroom with double bed

                        Cozy bedroom with double bed

                      • Upstair bathroom with rustic/modern finishes and picture window to nature

                        Upstair bathroom with rustic/modern finishes and picture window to nature

                      • swimming and sunning just across the street at the catskill creek.

                        swimming and sunning just across the street at the catskill creek.

                      • relaxing

                        relaxing

                      • path to heaven.  5 acres of private land with private pound

                        path to heaven. 5 acres of private land with private pound

                      • Relaxed or play outdoor games in our 4 access of private land

                        Relaxed or play outdoor games in our 4 access of private land

                      $300 per night (USD)
                      3

                      4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 10

                      View calendar: Updated 12/01/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Speaks: english, spanish
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                      • Calendar last updated: 12/01/2014
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