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Private Mountain House on five acres in Cool Phoenicia, NY

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3 Full baths, One half bath, sleeps 10

Private, but not isolated on five acres. Sit on the screened in porch, rain or shine. Enjoy the many decks. Or sit in the big living room with Cathedral wooden beamed ceilings and look out the wall of windows at the trees and mountains. In the winter, cozy up in front of the big fireplace. Entertain in the big open kitchen with brand new fridge and stove or grill outside. Enjoy the huge dining table that seats 8-10. When not relaxing at the house, take advantage of the fishing or tubing the Esopus. Breakfast at the Phoenicia Diner on Rt 28. Relax with a massage at the new Emerson Spa, or take a 15 minute drive to Woodstock. Minutes from tons of hiking trails and Skiing at Bellayre and Hunter. Amenities include washer/dryer, TV/DVD, cable, dishwasher, wireless internet, exercise bike, floats for pond, kitchen stocked with everything for cooking. This is our weekend place, so it has all the comforts of home. 2 hours drive from GWB. 3 hours by bus


Owner
Kelly
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 1, 2017

About Kelly

Victor, Flynn and basset hound Mason and I live in Washington Heights in Manhattan. We are both actors who have about 20 Law and Order episodes between us! Victor also teaches acting and I am a sales agent with Halstead Properties on the UWS. I moved to NYC from the Mountains of TN and when I was searching for a property I was drawn to the Catskill Mountains.

Kelly purchased this house in 2005

Why Kelly chose Catskills

We first got a tiny cabin in the woods in this charming village of Phoenicia. We then upgraded to this lovely house so that we could share it family and friends. We love renting our out our home and have found that 90% of our guests are repeat visitors!

We love being in this area as it an all season home. Plenty to do in Summer and Winter. I find that I end up hanging out just enjoying the solitude that the mountains bring.

What makes this house unique

Our screened in porch and goldfish pond are two of my most favorite things about this house. In addition there is plenty of room for family and friends to come and visit.

The fireplace in a winter snow is spectacular as you can look out on the falling snow through our huge windows. Our home is slowly being upgraded and we like to keep our guests in mind when doing our updating. We recently updated the kitchen and are in the process of designing a new lower level to incorporate a great playroom for kids and adults!!

Amenities

Phoenicia House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • River ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , bidet , Master Bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Downstairs
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , Main floor
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , private room with door
  • There are also two sofa sleepers. One in the downstairs room, one off kitchen. There are also two cots.
Entertainment:
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 garden chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
Pets are welcome. There is a $10.00 per night extra for pets. Up to two allowed.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)

Private Mountain House on five acres in Cool Phoenicia, NY
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 30 reviews
5

Cozy mountain house

  • 5 of 5

Our family has been seasonal (winter) renters of this home for the past 3 years. It is cozy and well-stocked with great views, and has lots of different places to hang out for large families (we have 9 people; kids aged 3-17). Kelly (the landlord) is so easy to work with, and is very quick to respond to any questions or issues that may arise. We skied at Belleayre Mountain every weekend, which is a quick 15 minute drive. I would highly recommend this property for a weekend (or longer) getaway for families.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I love having you!! You are fantastic guests!
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5

A great place!

  • 5 of 5

We've been coming here for several years. It's a large and comfortable house in a beautiful setting, 20 minutes from Woodstock, 5 minutes from Phoenicia, and with great places for fishing, mountain lakes and trails nearby. Just sitting on the deck enjoying the view, feeding koi in the fish pond, or reading by a warm fire all add up to a terrific stay that is only enhanced by Kelly, who is a gracious and charming host. We highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: As usual, the perfect house guests!! I am so thrilled you love our house as much as we do!!
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5

Fantastic! Better than we could have imagined!

  • 5 of 5

The pictures don't do this place justice! It was absolutely perfect for our family weekend. We had everything we needed and more to make the weekend fun and memorable for everyone, even the little ones! Thank you so much for having us. I would highly recommend this rental to anyone!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay!! Thank you for the lovely review. Come back anytime.
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5

5 Stars

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely enjoyed our stay. Would go back and revisit. Hosts are very accommodating, responsive, and care about their customers.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much!! I am thrilled you had a nice time. Please come back again!
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5

Great place and host

  • 5 of 5

The house was big, comfy, quiet, well decorated, on beautiful property, and a quick ride to town. The host was very responsive throughout our stay. The screened in porch was wonderful.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! Come back anytime!
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bensalem, PA
5

Perfect for our family vacation

  • 5 of 5

This summer rental was perfect for our family vacation. It was centrally located to many activities and the supermarket in Boiceville was a plus. The house was spacious and quite comfortable for 6 adults and 5 children, ages 1-7. The kitchen was well equipped, lines were plentiful, as well as household supplies. My grandchildren particularly enjoyed catching frogs and snakes in the pond. Also, any problem that arose or questions of concern were answered by Kelly promptly.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Albany
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Rhinebeck
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 28 and rt. 212
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Belleyaire
Car: recommended

Come enjoy the the best of the Catskills. We are near skiing, shopping, spa, Woodstock and great restaurants. Close to several ski resorts. Quiet and private home. Perfect for families.

Other Activities: tubing, kayaking

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Rates & Availability

Phoenicia House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$300
From
$600
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $160

Pets are welcome. Up to two.

We accept Credit Cards.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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