Spend a weekend or a week in this charming 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home tucked away in the heart of the Catskill Mountains just 10 Minutes from Woodstock NY and 10 minutes outside of Kingston in the heart of the Hudson Valley. Come to hike, swim and canoe in our mountains, lakes, and resevoirs or just enjoy a cup of wine or tea on the back deck. You might even catch a glimpse of deer or turkeys pass through the backyard. Be the first to book for May or June and enjoy a bottle of wine and a $30 gift certificate to Blue Mountain Bistro to Go which is just 2 - 3 miles from Mountain Retreat. Their goal is to satisfy and delight by providing superior quality prepared foods and healthy take-out options - and they certainly achieve that goal!
Near the protected forest of the Catskill Park, this wilderness getaway is the perfect way to experience the beautiful outdoors with the comfort of urban amenities. Enjoy our Hudson Valley wineries, our local craft breweries, pick strawberries, blueberries or apples at local farms. Enjoy the art and music scene, take in an afternoon or evening in Woodstock or Kingston where you'll find many types of music and choices to enjoy our art galleries, pubs and restaurants.
Experience the influence of the early Dutch Settlers in the town of Hurley or visit the art and culture havens of villages like Rhinebeck and the famous Woodstock, known as the home to many famous musicians, actors, and more. And just a short drive away, tour the grand, century-old mansions of the Hudson Valley elite like the Vanderbilts and the Roosevelts.
Enjoy the great outdoors with scenic walks to the beautiful Ashokan Resevoir, Spillway, and through the pine, maple and hickory-filled woods of the Catskill Mountains. Take a hike through spectacular trails to Bluestone Forest at Onteora Lake, the Caves in Rosendale, or Overlook Mountain.
Spend your mornings with a hot cup of coffee or espresso on the porch surrounded by the forest and your nights with a glass of wine by the outdoor firepit.
With direct access to acress of wilderness and proximity to the avant-garde culture of the nearby villages, this mountain getaway home is a perfect way to relax, have fun, and enjoy the company of friends and family.
How to enjoy the house:
-Sleep tight in any of the three bedrooms in a king, queen, or twin beds
-Enter the forest directly through the backyard for scenic hikes
-Spend the evening by the outdoor firepit stargazing
-Relax on the backporch while grilling dinner and conversing over the outdoor dining table
-Enjoy meals made in the fully outfitted kitchen
-Start the day off with a fresh pot of coffee or kick it into high-drive with a shot of espresso from the machine
-Wind down in the cozy TV room by the firestove
-Take in the outdoor view from the comfort of the indoors in the Florida Room
-Light a fire in either the living room fireplace or the TV room wood stove. We have a full
supply of wood for you so no need to bring your own.
We hope you'll come to the Hudson Valley and Mountain Retreat.
I'll look forward to a message from you on the VRBO site!