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Quiet year round escape near Belleayre Mt, lake, fishing stream & park

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 1 1/2 bathrooms, sleeps 4-8

Our two-story, three bedroom, 1 1/2 bath house (sleeps four to eight) is available for rent on a weekend or weekly basis for leaf-peeping and Catskills hiking in the fall, skiing Belleayre Mountain (one mile away - inquire about our Ski and Stay discounts), Hunter Mountain (20 miles), Plattekill (12 miles) or Windham (45 min) in the winter (with a fireplace to warm you up at night after a long day on the mountain), a quiet spring retreat to enjoy our huge front deck or patio for barbecues on the deck, or as a cool, comfortable summer house 3 miles from a beautiful mountain lake with a white sand beach, lifeguards, and boat rentals (Belleayre Beach), and 15 min. from Tubing on the Esopus Creek!

We are just a short drive from Phoenicia, Woodstock, and Margaretville for shopping, dining, and river tubing, and 130 miles from New York City (about two and a half hours from the GW bridge), plus summer concerts in Belleayre every weekend from July Fourth to Labor Day. 1/4 Mile from NYC bus rt

Free Skiing at Belleayre!: If you stay with us anytime during the ski season, you get lots of discounts at nearby Belleayre Mountain that include steep discounts on lift tickets, and free skiing for kids under 12 with accompanying adult! See Belleayre's 'Ski and Stay Discounts' for details. And of course we're a short drive from Plattekill (snow Tubing!), Hunter Mtn, and Windham Mountain as well.

Come check out the Fall Foliage!: The Weather Channel rates the Catskills as the #2 foliage destination in North America, and we're right in the middle of it! Take advantage of our 25% discount on fall rates to come do some leafpeeping from Mid Sept thru the end of October.

Beat the City heat in the Catskills!: Come cool off in the Catskills this summer - we're 3 miles from a beautiful mountain lake with a white sand beach, 2 blocks from a great park with a stream and a rope swing, and we're 10-15 degrees cooler than the sweltering city!

More Details

Owner
Colin Young & Niki Naeve
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, un poquito de Espanol
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 23, 2017

About Colin Young & Niki Naeve

Niki is a singer/actor/massage therapist. Colin is a lighting designer & photographer. We split our time between Brooklyn, NY and the Catskills.

Colin Young & Niki Naeve purchased this house in 2005

Why Colin Young & Niki Naeve chose Catskills

We spent several years vacationing in the area - skiing in the winter, and camping in the summer, before we decided to look around for a more permanent spot. We love our sleepy little village of Fleischmanns. It's a great escape from the big city, and nearby to great skiing, hiking, and lots of other great outdoor activities.

What makes this house unique

We keep the house hypoallergenic for our guests (no smoking or pets), and we've got some great beds (3 of our beds are memory foam!)

Guestbook comments from the owner

Me n' my folks had the best time ever in your cozy place. Everything was great. We will see you next season!
Mar 2010
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Amenities

Fleischmanns House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Village
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , washer/drier
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Twin room - 2 twin/ single , Memory Foam XL twins can be pushed together to make king
    Queen Room - 1 queen , Standard queen mattress
    King Room - 1 king , Memory Foam King Mattress
    Living room (fireplace!) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sofabed with memory foam topper
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Discounts on lift tickets at nearby Belleayre Moountain!

Reviews

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Quiet year round escape near Belleayre Mt, lake, fishing stream & park
average rating of 4.714286 based on 26 reviews
5

Great House!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here with friends for a wedding weekend and had everything we needed! The owners were incredibly helpful answering our questions leading up to our stay and even emailed to check in on us! We highly recommend this house!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy

  • 3 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the Catskills house it was very cozy and we loved the fire place. Colin and Nikki were always very responsive when I emailed them and even let us arrive earlier than our check in time. All the notes around the house with the instructions were very helpful. We just wished the house was a little cleaner we feel that being charged for a house cleaner after every visit that the house should be a little cleaner. You can tell It was just kind of spot cleaned and done pretty quickly. Also we came in a snow storm and the driveway and steps were never plowed or shoveled. We had to do it every time it snowed during our stay which paying so much to stay you would think that it would be done for you. Overall though we did enjoy our stay

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks very much for taking the time to write a review, and we're glad you enjoyed your experience in our cozy home. We apologize that the house was not as clean as it should have been. It's possible the snowstorm you mentioned impacted both cleaning and plowing. Our cleaner was rushed due to road conditions in the days prior. We want any renters to know if they ever find cleaning to be an issue, they should contact us right away and we will get the cleaner back in to touch up anything that's not acceptable. We have a service to plow and shovel, so that should be done for our guests. We know that sometimes he drives by if the driveway is full with cars, so what may have happened is that with the early check-in, there were cars there earlier than expected, and the snow storm kept him busy in the following hours and days. If guests ever find themselves without sufficient snow removal, they should contact us right away and we'll coordinate you with our service to get him there when the driveway is empty. Thanks again much for your feedback, it is much appreciated. Colin & Niki Following up - a couple weeks later, we're in the house now and we actually agree. A combination of heavy usage over an unusually busy ski season, paint which needed re-touching and sealant which needed replacing gave some areas of the house a bit of a case of the "Catskill Dingys." We're up here now, doing a *deep* clean, getting in the nooks and crannies, re-touching paint, re-sealing and, in a few weeks, replacing the kitchen floor entirely. Thanks for bringing this to our attention; we are addressing it. Niki & Colin
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Farmingville
5

clear expectations

  • 5 of 5

We stayed over New Years Weekend and went skiing at Belleayre. Belleayre was great we went later on in the morning and the mountain was no where near full capacity. The house instructions were very clear and precise, and strategically placed in the house as well as the detailed email we received from the owners. We thought because there is electric heat it may be cold and brought extra blankets, but with the fire place burning there was no need for the extra blankets. There is stock piles of wood available. I'd recommend slippers. The house had everything we needed. I think the king and twin mattresses were some kind of Tempurpedic. The twins a little firmer. Food wise there were all the small things available like salt, pepper, butter, mayo, ketchup, etc. and all kinds of pots and pans, coffee maker, toaster. We ate at a Mexican place that was about a half mile around the block from the house, it was decent. Goatee Whites was up the block as well and great! Their home description is exactly what you get, although I felt unprepared for the steps. Great first time experience using HomeAway.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great stay over Labor Day!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay over Labor Day weekend. The house had everything that we needed and more. We do a lot of our cooking and all of the kitchen utensils were available; tons of towels both for use in the house and for swimming at the pool or lake. Super comfortable beds and very pretty rooms with the owner's own photography decorating the walls. High speed Internet, Netflix, board games and more. Excellent lay out in the house for a family with kids or several couples. Lots of space outdoors both on the deck in front of the house and the backyard. Swing and hammock in the backyard kept kids happy while being visible from the kitchen. Thank you

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We really enjoyed it, house was so quiet!

  • 5 of 5

We are very happy with the experience we had at the Catskill Ski House. We were there in August but we had a wonderful time. The house is very well sound-proofed and despite some creaky stairs everyone was able to move around freely at night and early morning without bothering anyone else. Our 3-year old daughter loved playing in the backyard and at the playground down the street. The owners are very thoughtful, providing plenty of cooking utensils, towels, sheets, as well as consumables like trash bags, toilet paper, laundry detergent, etc. Two of the three bedrooms had in-window AC units and all rooms had fans. The internet was fast and reliable. The owners also went to the trouble of sending us a few books my daughter had left by accident, thanks guys!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Lovely, quiet, spacious

  • 5 of 5

Lovely and spacious home with everything we needed and more. Nice quiet spot. Especially since my husband is currently living in a noisy crowded city, this was a welcome break for him. Would consider returning to this house in future visits.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Albany
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Rhinecliff
Nearest Motorway
500 Metres
Rt 28
Nearest Ski
1.5 Miles
Belleayre Mountain
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Belleayre Beach at Pine Hill Lake
Car: recommended

Our house is located in the sleepy central Catskills village of Fleischmanns, NY, a four season resort village right off Rt. 28. We're 1.5 miles from Belleayre Mountain, 3 miles from Belleayre Beach at the Pine Hill Lake day use area, and a short drive to Woodstock, Roxbury, Margaretville or Phoenicia. We're across the road from a great fishing stream, a park with tennis, a playground, soccer fields, and a stream with a beach and rope swing, as well as a public outdoor pool.

Lots of great antiquing, x-country and downhill skiing, tubing on the Espous Creek, hiking, leafpeeping in the Catskills famous fall foliage, mountain biking, snow tubing and 4 ski areas (Belleayre, Hunter, Plattekill and Windham) within 30 miles. Ski and stay discounts available at Belleayre and Plattekill. A Mexican grocery store and a kosher deli (summer) are both walking distance from the house, and we are 1/4 mi from a stop on Pine Hill Trailways, with several buses a day from NY Penn Station.

Other Activities: snow tubing, river tubing, canoeing, kayaking

Ski: If you stay with us anytime during the ski season, you get lots of discounts at nearby Belleayre Mountain that includes discounts on multi-day lift tickets, equipment rentals, and free skiing for kids under 12!

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Rates & Availability

Fleischmanns House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Aug 11 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$160
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,050
$3,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$325
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$160
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$875
$2,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Columbus Day Weekend
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$275
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Autumn
Oct 16 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$140
From
$225
Fri,Sat,Sun
$875
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Ski
Nov 22 2017 - Dec 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$160
From
$260
Fri,Sat
$1,050
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Holidays
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$325
From
$360
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Jan Ski
Jan 2 2018 - Jan 11 2018
2 night minimum stay
$180
From
$325
Fri,Sat
$1,200
$3,600
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
MLK Weekend
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 14 2018
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak Ski
Jan 15 2018 - Feb 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$325
Fri,Sat
$1,200
$3,600
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
President's Week
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 24 2018
3 night minimum stay
$300
From
$350
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak Ski
Feb 25 2018 - Mar 10 2018
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$325
Fri,Sat
$1,200
$3,600
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Ski
Mar 11 2018 - Apr 14 2018
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,000
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,050
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85
Additional Guest Fee $25 per person per night
Damage Deposit $400

3 night minimum and holiday rates apply to all national holidays, or any time Belleayre Mountain has holiday rates in effect (Dec 20-Jan 1, MLK weekend, President's week, etc)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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