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Close to Gore Mountain Ski Center. in the Siamese Wilderness Area.

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Last updated: 07/12/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

An affordable cattage located in Bakers Mills NY off Rt.8.

Seven miles to Gore. North Creek trains rides, shopping
The School House is a year round fun place.

Snowshoeing hiking hunting fishing water sports white water rafting, scenic drives and motorcycling.
This is a 1900 school house that has an open floor plan, 12' pine boards flooring the original black board.

I can boast and say that I was one of the last of three students when it closed in 1957.


Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double


  • Bedroom 2: 4 twin/ single

    room for more sleeping bags in loft area...moreless

  • Bedroom with closte and small sitting area in loft area four twins-extra sleeping bags could be added....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub


  • Bathroom 2: toilet


  • One full size and 1/2 bath

Other Amenities

  • An affordable cottage located in Bakers Mills NY one mile off Rute 8- seven miles from Gore Mt. ski center and North Creek. --North Creek: Train rides, shops. The School House is a year around fun place You can hike snowshoe ski hunt fish swim white water raft or mountain climb. Scenic drives or a motorcycle ride to Lake George 22 miles south. Or enjoy the Adirondacks and rest. This 1900 school house has an original black board, pine boards. I will boast and say that I was one of the last three students to attend at its closing in 1957. An open floor plan with 1 1/2 baths. One bedroom with double bed and a loft area that has four singles. A deep well with great drinking water. You can hike cross country ski or snowshoe by just going east out the front door....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable:

    Netflix and WiFI...moreless

  • Television


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


  • Churches
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Monument View
  • Mountain View:

    Crane looking south 11th looking west....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning:

    window unit for July...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    small dryer for light loads...moreless

  • Heating:

    electric heat for each room. plus a monitor. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Bring your own linens...moreless

  • Living Room:

    large great room-with gliders looking on 11th mountain....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All dishes provided...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    eat in kitchen with counter space with stools....moreless


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.7
from 3 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$115 $125
Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $25
  • Cleaning fee. $30
  • Taxes Not included


$115/night week nights two night mim. Week ends $250.00

Holiday weekend or holiday week day $175.00/night--Fri. Sat. Sun. (two night mim.)

Holiday week $800.00. for the week.

$125.00 to hold the school house. Balance will be due the week before your stay.

credit card $10. We do Pay-Pal. Checks mailed early OK

two night minimun weekdays. -Weekends are $125.00 / night( two nights mim)

Holiday weekends $175/ might (two nights mim) Holiday weeks $800.00 Weeks rate is $700.00 non holiday.

6 guest. extra are a $25 per guest. no more than 7.

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Last updated: 07/12/2015
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90 Miles
Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
JJ Bakers Mills west on Rt.8
12 Miles
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Nearest Train
North Creek
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rute 8
7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
North Creek
8 Miles
Nearest Ski
Gore Mountain-
7 Miles
Nearest Beach
North Creek -Lake George

Car: Recommended

Lake George and Queensbury have theme parks

30 min. away. North Creek scenic train rides 8 miles.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1993

About the owner: I was able to get this from my family. Our family spend many vacations there, Our friends all love it and go there when they can.

Why the Owner Chose Bakers Mills:
It has a peace about it. My grandmother and my mom went there to school. I started first grade there --then the oneroom school house was closed. We then had to go to JCS in North Creek.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Sitting on the front deck watching the leaves fall or looking out the back gliders watching the snow pile up.

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Speaks: english



VRBO #499532

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Close To Gore Mountain Ski Center. In the Siamese Wilderness area.

Bakers Mills #499532

2 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 7

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