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Recent Catskills reviews

  • Great family winter weekend!

    "A perfect winter weekend! We were treated to snow, views, great walks, skiing, and the most comfortable home to relax in. The very cozy atmosphere was accented by all the amenities that anyone could need! The location was wonderful and the views were spectacular!!!! The home and grounds lacked nothing for our enjoyment. The absolutely dedicated care by the owner made everything so simple and allowed us to focus on enjoying our stay. We look forward to the opportunity to enjoy this wonderful home again soon."
    Guest: Charles H. Date of Stay: January 2014 Review Submitted: January 31, 2014
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  • President's Day Weekend with mixed family

    "My experience started with an email. George responds to me quickly and we start a conversation. Super friendly, funny and completely thorough with his description of the place. Everything was handled professionally and I never felt like I was just another customer. We pull up to the property and Katy greets us. Shows us around the house, explains how to use the fire stove (which might be the most amazing invention ever) and tells us a little about the surrounding towns for dinner, drinks and breakfast. The pictures posted do not do it justice. The house is a true log cabin. Real trees make up the walls. The fresh air was amazing. I cannot rave about this property enough. We were three kids under 7 and 6 adults who were all comfortable. And there was room for another couple if need be. The fees were beyond reasonable and the actual rental price was extremely fair. I never ran out of wood and we were there on a cold weekend. George and Katy, thank you so much for allowing us into your home. We look forward to spending some time there again."
    Guest: Spiro Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: February 21, 2014
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  • Great Family Week on the Lake

    "Our family had a great time while we were at the house. We really loved the location and the easy access to the lake. I was quite surprised to see how many people use the private Washington Beach! We had great weather, a little bit of rain that didn’t last very long and one day was very hot and humid, but on the average it was perfect. We used the canoe and row boat often and we also cleaned out the fire pit and used that a few nights. It was a lot of fun for everyone. While there, we saw a bald eagle, lots of deer, wild turkey and even had the chance to see a bear! It was frolicking in the open land on the right side of the Retreat across the lake. We all had a wonderful time and would love to enjoy the house and the lake again some time in the future."
    Guest: Kathy Y. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 12, 2014
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  • Excellent getaway

    "Comfortable house, huge yard, located reasonably close to the town proper. The stay was great. Plenty of comfortable beds, couches. I'll be keeping an eye out for this property for my next trip to the area!"
    Guest: John Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: May 8, 2014
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Catskills Travel Tips

Getting to the Catskills

The Catskills Mountains include the counties of Delaware, Greene, Ulster and Sullivan. Catskills vacation rentals are easily accessed with Interstate Highways I-81, I-84, I-86, I-87, I-90 among the routes into this beautiful region. Coming by plane, visitors will choose from Albany International or Sullivan County International airports. It is also easily accessed by rail or bus. Vacationers to Catskills resorts will find the perfect area for winter or summer pursuits.

Catskills Cabins are Perfect for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Catskills cabins are perfect vacation spots for outdoor enthusiasts, with a huge variety of activities available throughout the year. Here visitors can go boating, tubing, kayaking, golfing, fishing or horseback riding. There are countless hiking and biking trails. For the adventurous, there are gliding or skydiving opportunities. In the winter, it is a wonderland for downhill or cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling and ice skating.

There is Much to do by Catskill Vacation Rentals

In addition to the activities available, there are a variety of great day trips to be enjoyed around Catskill vacation rentals. Tour a working farm and discover more about renewable energy at Apple Pond Farm. Observe the local elk in their natural environment at Armstrong’s Elk Farm. Visitors here can also learn to climb, snowshoe or fly fish at Alpine Endeavors. Visit the historic waterfront village of Athens where over 300 buildings are on the National and State Historic Registers, with architecture from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. Children will enjoy Breezeway Farm with a variety of farm animals, including llamas, to pet and ponies to ride.

The Catskill Forest Preserve in Ulster County is 300,000 acres of meadows, forests, rivers, lakes and waterfalls, making for wonderful hiking. At Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History, visitors can tour a stockade settlement to learn more about the life of early settlers, demonstrations of blacksmithing and candle-making. Enjoy a cruise along the Hudson River with dinner and dancing. Take a ride into the sky at Hunter Mountain to enjoy the panoramic views across the region and hike to Katterskill Falls, the highest waterfall in New York State. If you have ever dreamed of being a cowboy, head to Lazy S Ranch and learn to ride, rope, sort cattle and more at their cowboy school. Learn to canoe or kayak at Lake Wawaka, an enchanting place with blue heron, beaver and fish jumping right out of the water.

After a hard day filled with fun, visitors may be tempted to head back to their Catskills cabin and just chill out. But don’t let the beautiful setting fool you; if you are looking for great restaurants or nightlife, there are plenty of options available nearby. Visitors can make the most of their fully equipped kitchens. They can also BBQ and sit back on their own deck, with spectacular views.

Catskills Cabins, Welcome Home

Looking for a spacious home for a vacation with extended family or a group of friends? You will find the perfect property here. Need a romantic trip away from it all with a private lake just for two? You will find it here. Whatever you need, there is an ideal place just waiting for you. All homes are equipped with everything you need and much more. In fact, they include wonderful extras to make your Catskill vacation home a great location. Who wants to confine their relaxation to one room or public areas when these houses are truly homes away from home?

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