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Private & Secluded; Sweeping Views Over Valley

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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

House, 5 Bedroom, 2 Bath, (Sleeps 9)


This unique and charming country house is surrounded by rolling farmland but is only 8 miles from downtown Saratoga Springs. A long wooded driveway gives the house privacy and seclusion; it is not visible from the road. The back deck has sweeping views of farmland, while the front deck overlooks the valley. The house is situated on five acres of a former apple orchard, and many fruit-bearing trees continue to thrive on the property.

This is the perfect year-round getaway. For families interested in beginner mountains for skiing or snowboarding there is Willard Mountain in Easton (you can see the back of the mountain from the house) or West Mountain near Glens Falls, both about 30 minutes away. For more advanced skiers/boarders there is Gore Mountain, about 50 minutes away.

The house is a classic post and beam structure with an open floor plan, ideal for entertaining. A two-story cathedral ceiling opens over the kitchen and dining space. The decor is Adirondack, with numerous antiques throughout.

Nearby Saratoga Springs offers horse racing, museums, shopping, restaurants, a farmers' market, and countless other attractions. Local farms offer opportunities to pick your own apples, blueberries, and other produce when in season. A fully outfitted kayak shop operates seasonally on Fish Creek, just 3 miles up the road.

Keywords: House, Ski House, Country House, Saratoga House, Horse Racing, Adirondack House
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Owner

Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/27/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 9
  • Children Welcome:

    Excellent house for children....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    House is not wheelchair accessible....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Smaller Full bed, antique 4-poster, 2nd Floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Full Bed with small desk, 3rd Floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    1st Floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 bunk bed

    Single bunk bed, small desk, 3rd Floor...moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    Master bedroom, tv, 2nd Floor ...moreless

  • One bedroom on the first floor, two bedrooms on both the second and third floors. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Full Bath on 2nd Floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Full Bath located on the first floor...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD Player can also play VHS tapes...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV with Premium Package including HBO, and much more....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Ipod Boom Box, CD Player, Radio...moreless

  • Television:

    46' Flat Screen TV in Living Room, Smaller older style TV in Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Extensive video collection...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Window units in bedroom...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced hot-air propane furnace, additional space heater provided...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street:

    Ample off-street parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Dishwasher Detergent Provided...moreless

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Front Deck with views over valley, Back Deck with views over back yard and rolling farm land....moreless

  • Golf:

    Saratoga National Golf Course is 5 miles away, Saratoga Spa Course near SPAC, Windy Hills in Greenwich, NY among others...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    The Kayak Shak is 3 miles away on Fish Creek, across from the Skidmore Boat house...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Expansive back yard perfect for frisbee, catch, model airplanes, etc. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Full-Size Weber Charcoal Grill with grilling utensils and starter provided ...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Willard Mountain, West Mountain, Gore Mountain...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Indoor Tennis courts located at the YMCA near exit 15 of I-87, Wilton, NY, about 8 miles away. Out-door courts 3 miles away public park in Schuylerville. ...moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Track Season 2017
Jul 21 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
$450
$2,475 $4,995
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$350
$1,975
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $110
  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $50

Notes:

The dates will be held but not finalized until after payment has been received and a two-page agreement has been signed by both parties. The agreement will be sent directly to prospective tenants directly via email.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 03/27/2017
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albany
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Saratoga National
9 Miles
Nearest Train
Saratoga Springs
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-87
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Harvest and Hearth
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Willard Mountain, Easton, NY

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/27/2017

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VRBO #244924

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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