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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"It was absolutely perfect and we had the best time! We rented the house as a base for our extended family to stay during our daughter's wedding at a nearby venue. It is a perfect place for a group of people to enjoy themselves. The beds and bathrooms were great and there were activities for everyone: boats and fishing on the lake, swimming and lounging near the pool, table tennis championships, sing-songs around the piano,, smores at the fire-pit, and amazing views from the deck.
Our family is already figuring out how to stay again.
Guest: Elaine K.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 20, 2015
"My family and I stayed at this house for a week during the holidays, and it was perfect! All of the host's instructions (and recommendations!) were excellent and she was a pleasure to work with! The house is spacious and laid out very well for this kind of family get-together, where you can all hang out on the main level, which has a big, well-stocked kitchen, a huge living room with comfortable couches, and, as the name states, beautiful views of the Catskill mountains. The surrounding area is fantastic, woodsy and bucolic, just what we were looking for. There are some great restaurants nearby near the towns of Beacon and Hudson, and we also discovered a great grocery store (Otto's in Germantown). Overall, a great stay!"
Guest: AlexDate of Stay: December 2014Review Submitted: January 8, 2015
"A lovely little winter get away on a farm. The yurt is unique and well insolated. Kitchen equipment is basic (and from the 70s) but works just fine. Beth is quite helpful the animals are friendly though unless your dog is used to farm animals I strongly recommend keeping them on leash. Also the yurt does smell a bit from the gas fireplace and oven. Overall i found the yurt to be private and romantic and we plan to come back. Oh and is snowed but the streets were well plowed."
Guest: Rischa g.Date of Stay: February 2015Review Submitted: February 26, 2015
"We rented the house primarily as a place to sleep while attending a wedding in nearby Herondale Farms and wound up wishing we had time to just hang around the house and enjoy the property and views. It is wonderfully secluded; no other homes are in view and there. There are woods behind the house and a wonderful large meadow in front. It is the owner's country home and is very warm and personal. Some of the other wedding party stayed in modern houses around Upper Rhoda Pond but they were furnished as rentals and did not have the personal warmth of someone's home. The refrigerator was stocked with the request that we use what we need, replace what we have used up and throw out what was expired. Nice! The house was spotless; the internet did work and that is essential since cell phone reception is nil. There is also a landline for use and the owner considerately provides calling cards for long distance. It took a while to convince the owner to give me the exact location so I could be sure it was the property I viewed on satellite images but seeing how secluded it is I understand why the owner wanted to be sure we were serious renters. The only complaints, that were only from one of my adult sons, was that the beds are very soft, almost like feather beds. My wife loved that!
There are nice artisan stores in Millerton, 20 minutes SE on Hwy 8, a good grocery store, and a nearby Alpaca farm. There are a few stairs so it's not wheel chair friendly but I was on crutches and had no problem. It's a lovely, personal home for well behaved guests!"
Guest: ELILLINOISDate of Stay: September 2014Review Submitted: October 8, 2014