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Recent Catskills reviews

  • Perfect Place for A Family Reunion

    "Shakespeare on the Hudson was the perfect location for our family reunion. With thirty people ranging in age from eight months to mid seventies, we were a big and eclectic group, but the River Lodge met everyone's needs. Lots of space, a beautifully appointed house, plenty of big areas for congregating and socializing, an enormous lawn which was perfect for impromptu team sports, a fire pit for s'mores, and of course the beautiful Hudson River right there-- this house truly has it all. The kids had fun swimming in the pool outdoors and playing pool indoors, and the kitchen was big enough for many cooks at once. (One suggestion: the kitchen could use a couple of large cooking pots and large serving bowls). The walls are surprisingly thick-- noise traveled between the rooms right next to each other but not from one part of the house to another. Bob was quick to send Dave over to fix the kitchen door that was stuck, and he was friendly and fixed it quickly. We loved being there in the summertime and took full advantage of swimming and kayaking in the river, hiking the trails, and chasing fireflies in the woods, but this house seems ideally suited to every season. We ate breakfast, lunch and dinner at the house, but the last night we ate at the Stewart House's River Garden, a beautiful B&B and restaurant that is part of Shakespeare on the Hudson. Kim was very helpful in accommodating our group and arranging for a tasty buffet that met our food requests and pleased all age groups. Everybody agreed that we should have our next reunion at Shakespeare on the Hudson again!"
    Guest: Rita Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 20, 2014
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  • The cabin was great

    "It was a wonderful vacation, the cabin was great had everything you wanted did not have to bring anything. very clean and the owner was just great. my start rating EXCELLENT."
    Guest: Soss Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 16, 2014
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  • Perfect Getaway

    "This was perhaps the nicest VRBO I've ever rented from. Beautiful, cozy, secluded, warm and stunningly picturesque. Everything was in perfect working order, and meticulously maintained. The house is a best suited for a group of 6, but we easily made it work with a group of 8 (with one couple sleeping on an airbed). We rented in the late fall, but I'm excited to rent again in Summer (and perhaps Winter too)."
    Guest: Craig H Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 23, 2014
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  • Best Catskills Vacation Ever

    "We spent the last two weeks of August at the farmhouse in Bovina. We've rented other properties in the Catskills, but this is the first one that not only lived up to our expectations, but exceeded them. The property itself is enormous (well over 100 acres), gorgeous, and beautifully maintained. It was a pleasure to simply sit on the front porch and drink of cup of coffee or a glass of wine. My husband and dog would hike up to the top of the hill behind the house every morning and take in the amazing view. We swam in the pond, played lots of dog Frisbee on the grass, and went for long runs on the Catskill scenic trail nearby. The kitchen was well equipped and spacious. There was a nice Weber grill outside. And we made dinners many nights from produce purchased at local farm stands and farmers' markets and vegetables and herbs straight from the garden. If we didn't feel like cooking, we could drive to the nice little restaurant in Bovina Center, or get Friday night pizza in Bloomville, or just grab a burger and a beer in Andes. Our two weeks in Bovina were supremely idyllic and we were sorry that we had to return to the city."
    Guest: Karrie J. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: November 13, 2014
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Bethel Travel Tips

Spend Your Next Summer Vacation in Bethel Lake Vacation Rentals

Dreaming of spending your next summer vacation in a rustic cabin in upstate New York? Your dreams will come true in Bethel vacation rentals where you can sit back, relax, and enjoy a scenic view of a mountainous lake from your living room. Take a stroll around a pristine lake or go ice fishing in the winter. Bethel vacation rentals come equipped with all the amenities, including DVD/CD players, wireless Internet, cable TV, and more. Bethel lake homes and Bethel vacation rentals come equipped with all the comforts of home, including fully stocked kitchens (with utensil, cookware, microwaves, and refrigerators). Prepare your favorite meal at home or dine out. There are plenty of nice restaurants close by.

Dine in a Fine Restaurant Only Minutes From Bethel Lake Homes

Located close to Bethel lake homes, Lia's Mountain View Restaurant offers weekly specials, including Prime Rib on Tuesdays, Pasta on Wednesday, and complete dinner specials on Thursday and Sunday. Try their Veal Parmigiana topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese or Shrimp Bolognese with fresh shrimp, shallots, garlic, sherry, and mascarpone cheese. Since 1782, the Stissing House Restaurant is one of America's oldest and longest operated restaurants. For an appetizer, try the Mussels Mariniere made with white wine, parsley, shallots, garlic, and fish fume. For an entrée, try the Short Ribs, braised and grilled with red wine. Sides include Cauliflower Gratin, Caramelized Brussel Sprouts, and Wood Roasted Autumn Veggies.

Catskill Cabins Offer Plenty of Activities

Bethel Lake vacation rentals and Catskills cabins offer plenty of activities for everyone. The area is full of parks and ponds where you can fish, camp, and swim. Located on Route 55, the State Boat Launch is well stocked with Brown Trout, Lake Trout, and Bass. The launch accesses White Lake, a 286 acre motorboat and fishing lake.

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