Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Mercy Cabin at Random Scoots, Keene, NY, Adirondack High Peaks

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 09/01/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Random Scoots is located in Keene, NY, in the heart of the Adirondack High Peaks region. We have offered guided hikes in the region since 2004. In 2008 we introduced our first cabin - Random Scoots Cabin (VRBO listing #181716). We are now proud to offer our newest cabin - Mercy Cabin. So whether you are looking for convenient access to the multitude of activities and attractions available in the region or simply want a quiet place to relax and get away from it all, Random Scoots and Mercy Cabins will serve your needs.

Mercy Cabin:

Mercy Cabin is 1280 square feet, including the main room (kitchen, dining nook, and living room), 3 large bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. A loft provides extra sleeping space for older children. And no need to clutter the living space with all your gear. Between the large mudroom inside the cabin and the large side porch you'll find plenty of room for gear storage and drying.

All interior walls and cathedral ceilings are finished in 12' wide pine boards. Plenty of large windows and sliding doors. The result is a spacious, warm, bright, and charming interior atmosphere very much in keeping with the wooded setting. Our guests refer to Mercy as a 'luxury cabin', combining the charm of a cabin and the luxuries of home.

The Property:

Our location, 1/2 mile off Rte 73 on a private road, is accessible yet remarkably quiet. Situated on a wooded property, the grounds around the cabins transition from a well kept lawn to open woods with maintained native ground cover to a managed woodlot, resulting in an open and inviting atmosphere. The location features spectacular views across the valley to Hurricane Mountain and surrounding peaks, with glimpses of Giant and Dix Mountains. Sound effects are provided by the gentle murmur of the Ausable River East Branch in the valley below.

The Region:

The centerpiece of the region is the Adirondack High Peaks, where hundreds of miles of foot trails provide access to the rugged beauty of the mountain interior. Outdoor activities in the region include hiking, snowshoeing, back-country and cross-country skiing, mountaineering, rock and ice climbing, trail running, wildlife viewing, flat water and whitewater paddling, hunting, fishing... the list goes on and on, limited only by your imagination. For those with less ambitious goals, or on rest days, Lake Placid and the surrounding region offer a multitude of relaxing and interesting attractions and activities. A sampling -

- Lake Placid: Home of the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympic Games
- Tupper Lake: The Wild Center (Regional Natural History Museum)
- Blue Mountain Lake: Adirondack Museum (Regional Human/Cultural History Museum)
- Whiteface Mountain: The Olympic mountain is a short 15 mile drive.

Our Philosophy:

It is no wonder that generations of outdoor enthusiasts have been drawn to the rugged beauty of the Adirondack Region. Visionary legislation that established the Adirondack Park in 1892 initiated a tradition of conservation aimed at ensuring that this critical natural resource be preserved. It is incumbent on today's users of the resource to carry on that tradition. We at Random Scoots believe that by responsibly enjoying our public lands today we can ensure that the same opportunities will be available for future generations.

We further believe that development of the intimate and respectful relationship with nature that is so important to our future begins in childhood, and we strive to create a family friendly atmosphere, a comfortable and enjoyable retreat where parents can nurture this relationship in their children. In keeping with that goal our rate structure is designed to encourage families.


Keywords: cabin, wooded, secluded, private, also see Random Scoots Cabin (VRBO listing 181716)

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Chalet

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Due to the family atmosphere of our property singles must be 21 years or older...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Tell us about your pet! (dogs only)...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

  • Bedroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3

    ...moreless

  • Loft

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    with private bathroom...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (3) Each of the three bedrooms features a queen-sized bed., Double Beds (1) The loft features a double bed., Sleep Sofa or Futons (4) pull-out single bed, inflatable queen bed, and large sofa add space for four in addition to the regular beds...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Located above town on the morning side of the Ausable River valley, the sunrises over Hurricane Mtn are nothing short of stunning, while the gentle murmur of the river below provides soothing background music....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine:

    Full-sized washer/dryer located in the cabin...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Open decks directly off the two front bedrooms, attached to covered porch on living room. Over 400 square feet of outdoor living space! Large side porch is great for quiet relaxation and also for storing all your recreation gear!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 5
from 15 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season 2015
Jun 26 - Sep 7, 2015
2 night min stay
$205
$1,292

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $185 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150 $185
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,071

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $110 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded


Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

RATES INCLUDE TAXES!!!!

Instant Quotes are approximate. Please contact owner for detailed and accurate quote.

Children (under 18 years of age) are always FREE!

Pets (dogs only) $10/night including taxes.

Rate discounted 10% for stays of 7 nights or more.

$200.00 damage deposit may apply.


Please wait... Pay with confidence

Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 09/01/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

 

Owner info


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Boulder steps leading to Mercy Cabin.

    Boulder steps leading to Mercy Cabin.

  • Approaching Mercy from Peaceful Way.  Very private.

    Approaching Mercy from Peaceful Way. Very private.

  • Dining area off from the kitchen.

    Dining area off from the kitchen.

  • View of kitchen.

    View of kitchen.

  • View of living room and dining area.

    View of living room and dining area.

  • Another view of the living area.

    Another view of the living area.

  • Even young children have their own seating area with refinished table and chairs

    Even young children have their own seating area with refinished table and chairs

  • Soaking tub, custom made sink vanity, and a view off from Master bedroom.

    Soaking tub, custom made sink vanity, and a view off from Master bedroom.

  • You have gliding doors that lead to the covered deck for relaxing.

    You have gliding doors that lead to the covered deck for relaxing.

  • Main bathroom with large soaking tub and custom sink vanity.

    Main bathroom with large soaking tub and custom sink vanity.

  • back deck built around a large boulder.  Fire ring beyond complete with views.

    back deck built around a large boulder. Fire ring beyond complete with views.

  • Sunburst at Mercy Cabin

    Sunburst at Mercy Cabin

  • Sign off from Bell Meadow Way that leads you to Mercy Cabin.

    Sign off from Bell Meadow Way that leads you to Mercy Cabin.

  • A beautiful Winter day.

    A beautiful Winter day.

  • Spacious, kitchen with everything you should need.

    Spacious, kitchen with everything you should need.

  • you have a view out to the mountains while cooking in the kitchen.

    you have a view out to the mountains while cooking in the kitchen.

  • Living area with two sets of gliding doors with views of the mountains.

    Living area with two sets of gliding doors with views of the mountains.

  • Leather sofa,love seat,as well as recliner for relaxing in front of gas stove.

    Leather sofa,love seat,as well as recliner for relaxing in front of gas stove.

  • View of the Master bedroom.

    View of the Master bedroom.

  • Sunset room with comfy Queen bed and reading area.

    Sunset room with comfy Queen bed and reading area.

  • Sunrise room. Gliding doors take you to the deck for relaxing with your coffee.

    Sunrise room. Gliding doors take you to the deck for relaxing with your coffee.

  • Back deck which overlooks Hurricane Mountain.

    Back deck which overlooks Hurricane Mountain.

  • Large boulders to sit or climb on in front of the covered deck.

    Large boulders to sit or climb on in front of the covered deck.

  • Adirondack chairs to relax in as you gather with friends and family.

    Adirondack chairs to relax in as you gather with friends and family.

VRBO #370114

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Minimum stay: 2 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Get an instant quote
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Chalet
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Send email
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 50%
  • Calendar last updated 09/01/2015
Phone number Show phone number

(518) 573-1379 (New York, USA)

Please wait... Pay with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

Mercy Cabin at Random Scoots, Keene, NY, Adirondack High Peaks

Lake Placid #370114

3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 12

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.