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Hudson Valley Hide-a-Way Adjacent to Minnewaska State Park & Mohonk Preserve

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Classic 1970's A-frame on the mountainside

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Last updated: 04/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Come relax and unwind in this classic 1970's Hudson Valley A-Frame located practically inside of Minnewaska State Park. The house is on the mountainside and is very privately situated at the end of a quiet country road. Hike right off the property into the park or just wander on the 4 wooded acres and pond area right on the property. The beautiful Mohonk Nature Preserve and the stunning sky top lakes, Lake Mohonk, Lake Minnewaska and Lake Awosting are a very short drive (or a long hike) away. There is also mountain climbing, cross country skiing, mountain biking, hunting (in-season only and license required!) and swimming. There are some great nearby swimming holes where you can cool off in refreshing mountain waters. The views throughout the area are extraordinary! It's perfect for everything from a scenic drive to an adrenalin pumping day of outdoor fun.
This lovely classic A-Frame has been thoroughly and lovely restored with a country-modern flair and features 3 bedroom and 1 and a half bathrooms. The fully equipped kitchen has all you'll need and the dining room overlooks the pond. The Loft bedroom, currently used as the Master Suite, has a queen-sized bed and en suite 1/2 bathroom. The loft area also contains a home office area with a printer set-up and overlooks the living and dining room area. Downstairs, there is a beautifully appointed double bedroom with a full-sized bed and another single bedroom that’s perfect as a child’s room. The house comfortably sleeps 5. The main living area of the A-Fame has a soaring peaked ceiling giving it a great country-loft feeling with the living room kitchen and dining room sharing this generous space. The house is decorated with modern designer furnishings as well as country antiques and artwork throughout. The house comes fully supplied with linens and towels. Just bring your clothes and you’ll be all set!
The house is privately sited at the end of a country road situated right on the mountainside. You can hike up the mountainside to Old Minnewaska Trail which leads right into the State Park. The property itself spans 4 acres. You can take a nice little hike on the property itself too. Start outside the house and stroll across the lawn and gravel parking area, then go down a few steps and you’ll come to the stone patio and pergola area where you’ll find an outdoor dining area and gas barbeque. Continue your journey down the mountainside by going down another few steps and follow the downward sloping path to the fire pit area where you can have your campfire. From there, descend the graceful slope to the pond area or hike right into the wooded area on the property. At the base of the slope you’ll find the pond area located just below the house.
The choice is yours whether you want to just enjoy the outdoors relaxing on the rocking chair porch, barbeque and dine in the outdoor pergola area, stroll around the pond or hike into the woods on this beautiful 4 acre property. For the more adventurous, hike right into Minnewaska State Park and enjoy one of the many great outdoor activities that are available there to you.
In the evening retire to the house, cozy up by the warmth of a fire and watch a great movie or just channel surf. For dinner, barbeque and dine under the stars or visit one of the many charming country eateries in the area for everything from a simple country meal to an elegant dining experience. The Hudson Valley offers a variety of dining experiences and activities. There are also plenty of antique shops to visit, country fairs and festivals to enjoy and farmers’ markets where you can shop for your dinner.... locally grown. Check the listings of the many events going on and all the shops and places to visit in the area at Visit Vortex, a great visitors’ guide to the Hudson Valley. You’ll find Visit Vortex at http://www.visitvortex.com .
The house includes Wifi, a basic package of Time-Warner cable channels, a DVD player accompanied by a library of the very latest movies and some classic movies too, a washer/dryer combo, 2 bicycles are provided for your use and plenty of wood pellets for the pellet stove too.
The house is in the town of Kerhonkson very centrally located in the Hudson Valley to nearby High Falls, Stone Ridge, Ellenville, New Paltz and Rosendale and only about 30 to 40 minutes from Woodstock and Saugerties.
The house is available for long weekends or the full week. Monthly and seasonal rentals are also available. Please email me directly at aframeinthepark@gmail.com to discuss rental arrangement.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    There will be an additional security deposit for guest bringing thier pets and an additional cleaning fee of $50....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Master Bedroom Loft: 1 queen

    The Master Bedroom Loft overlooks the main living area....moreless

  • Guest Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

    Guest Bedroom 2 is also on the main level of the house.....moreless

  • Guest Bedroom 1: 1 double

    Guest Bedroom 1 is on the main level of the house....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Full Bathroom : toilet, shower

    The Full Bathroom is located on the main level of the house....moreless

  • Half Bathroom : toilet

    The Half Bathroom is upstairs in the Loft Master Suite....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    The house is situated on the mountainside with great views of the Rondout Valley a short distance up the mountain. ...moreless

  • Resort:

    House is located near the Hudson Valley Resort & Spa, several dud ranches and many great golf courses....moreless

  • Village:

    The house is located near the great upstate towns of Stone Ridge, High Falls and Rosendale, and just a little further away, Woodstock, Saugerties and the great college town of New Paltz...moreless

  • Water View:

    There is a great view of a pond that sits right on the property....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    The house is equiped with 2 movable, stand alone, low-tech air cooler which can help on the occassional hot summer nite. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Under the kitchen counter, european-style washer/dryer combo unit...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    baseboard electric heating throughout...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Under the kitchen counter, european-style washer/dryer combo unit...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Wood Pellet Stove...moreless

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    There are 2 bicycles inthe shed for your use....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$185
$1,200 $2,750
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $75
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Cleaning Fee $50
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 04/21/2015
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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Stewart Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
NYS Thruway

Car: Necessary

This great a-Frame is located just adjacent to Minnewaska State Park and the Mohonk Nature Preserve. You can walk right into the park from the property for a leisurely hike. Or, for the more ambitious visitor, there is mountain climbing, cross country skiing, mountain biking, hunting (in-season only and license required!) and swimming. The views throughout are extraordinary! It's perfect for everything from a scenic drive to an adrenalin pumping day of outdoor fun. There are some great swimming hole where you can cool off in the cool mountain waters. In the evening retire to the house and barbeque under the stars or visit one of the many charming country eateries in the area for everything from a nice country meal to an elegant dining experience at the Michellin rated DuPuy Canal House in High Falls. The house is in the town of Kerhonkson which is very centrally located to nearby High Falls, Stone Ridge, Ellenville and Rosendale and only about 20 minutes from New Paltz and 40 minutes to Woodstock and Saugerties.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: My partner and I are 2 New York City professionals whose busy lives are made so much more manageable by escaping to the beauty of the Hudson Valley. We have enjoyed exploring the mountains and sharing the house with friends and family over the years. We look forward to sharing it with you and your family!

Why the Owner Chose Kerhonkson:
Our A-frame in the Park is so special to us because it has truly been a labor of love. We have taken this quaint and charming 1970's A-frame and transformed it into our own version of country-modern A-frame living.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The truly unique aspect of this house is it's proximity to glorious Minnewaska State Park and the Mohonk Nature Preserve. Given the uniques location of the house, all the spectacular parkland can be easily enjoyed in its unspoiled beauty, with breath-taking vistas at every turn and truly something for everyone no matter what your preferred activity level.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Classic 1970's A-frame on the mountainside

    Classic 1970's A-frame on the mountainside

  • Pegola with outdoor table and barbeque just across the front lawn

    Pegola with outdoor table and barbeque just across the front lawn

  • You can continue your stroll right down to the pond

    You can continue your stroll right down to the pond

  • Welcome to the A-Frame in the Park, decorated with a country-modern flair

    Welcome to the A-Frame in the Park, decorated with a country-modern flair

  • The Living Room sofa folds out to a queen sized bed

    The Living Room sofa folds out to a queen sized bed

  • Fire up the pellet stove when it gets chilly

    Fire up the pellet stove when it gets chilly

  • The fully equipped kitchen has a dishwasher and an under-counter washer/dryer

    The fully equipped kitchen has a dishwasher and an under-counter washer/dryer

  • The stairway to the loft is tucked into the corner of the room

    The stairway to the loft is tucked into the corner of the room

  • The front area of the loft doubles as a home office with a printer provided

    The front area of the loft doubles as a home office with a printer provided

  • This is the larger of the 2 bedrooms downstairs (full-sized bed)

    This is the larger of the 2 bedrooms downstairs (full-sized bed)

  • The second of the 2 bedrooms downstairs has a twin-sized bed

    The second of the 2 bedrooms downstairs has a twin-sized bed

  • The full bathroom downstairs has a comfortably sized stall shower

    The full bathroom downstairs has a comfortably sized stall shower

  • Relax onthe rocking chair porch

    Relax onthe rocking chair porch

  • From the Pergola area you can stoll down to the fire pit at the edge of the woods

    From the Pergola area you can stoll down to the fire pit at the edge of the woods

  • the pond is located right below the house, what a view!

    the pond is located right below the house, what a view!

  • The living room features a comfortable sitting area and a cozy chaise lounge

    The living room features a comfortable sitting area and a cozy chaise lounge

  • Cozy up with a good book in the vintage leather chaise longe

    Cozy up with a good book in the vintage leather chaise longe

  • Note the great view of the pond just outside the dining room window

    Note the great view of the pond just outside the dining room window

  • The master bedroom loft area overlooks the light-filled living and dining rooms

    The master bedroom loft area overlooks the light-filled living and dining rooms

  • Complete serenity in the loft master suite overlooking the pond area and woods

    Complete serenity in the loft master suite overlooking the pond area and woods

  • There's a half bathroom upstairs in the loft area

    There's a half bathroom upstairs in the loft area

  • Cool, comfortable and very elegantly appointed

    Cool, comfortable and very elegantly appointed

  • Cozy and comfortably furnished;  Perfect as a child's room

    Cozy and comfortably furnished; Perfect as a child's room

  • Full bathroom reverse view

    Full bathroom reverse view

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 04/21/2015
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