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Beautiful Private NY Estate Located at the Farm at Pond Lily in Hudson Valley

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Last updated: 09/12/2013

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:15
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:4.5
  • Property type:Estate
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Colonial 1840 farmhouse in park like setting with 6 bedrooms, 4 and 1/2 baths

Expansive 500 acre estate with stream, fishing ponds and lake for swimming and recreational activities. The country home has a fieldstone patio w/ Weber gas grill, teak table and seating for alfresco dining. Immerse yourself in nature, while enjoying all the comforts of home. All 4.5 bathrooms were recently renovated. Please visit our Pond Lily Events site to learn more about weddings and other celebrations at the property.


Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 09/12/2013

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 3500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 15
  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    NO SMOKING IN HOUSE ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved dogs will be considered to accompany their humans to Pond Lily. If approved, an additional $150 pet cleaning fee is required. Flea & Deer tick protection 3 days in advance of stay is required....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 13-15

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    2nd flr....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

    2nd flr....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    2nd flr....moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

    2nd flr....moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen

    1st flr. w/ en suite bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 7: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    1st flr. Library/Den - Queen pullout sofa...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    2nd flr....moreless

  • 6 Bedrooms w/ pullout sofa in Library - Sleeps #14 1st Flr - 1 Queen bdrm w/small en suite bath Library/Den w/Queen pullout sofabed 2nd Flr - 1 King bdrm 1 bdrm w/ 2 single beds 1 bdrm w/ 1 single bed 1 Full/Double bdrm 1 Queen bdrm plus single bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    1st flr. Powder room w/copper sink...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    1st flr. bedroom en suite...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    2nd flr....moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

    2nd flr....moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

    2nd flr. Extra large shower....moreless

  • 4 1/2 baths 1st Flr - 1 Powder Rm 1 En suite Bathroom w /shower (no tub) 2nd Flr -1 Bathroom w/ shower (no tub) 1 Full Bathroom w/ tub & shower 1 Bathroom w/ extra lg. shower ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • This very special setting is perfect for those who love nature. Photographers, birdwatchers, artists and authors have used this peaceful location from which to work and study. Pond Lily is perfect for corporate groups or organizations to use as a working retreat. We now offer weddings and other special events in the barn and on the property grounds. Friends and families can gather for vacations, reunions, and celebrations of all kinds. A simple getaway weekend to recharge is one of the best uses of the house and property. Day trips abound! Saratoga for horse racing, Hudson for antiquing, Rhinebeck for shopping or the farmers market, Hyde Park to visit the FDR Library and the historic Vanderbilt Mansion & Estate. For snow/ski lovers, Catamount and Jiminy Peak are close. Catamount also offers an exciting zip-line course during the warmer seasons. If you don't want to take advantage of the full kitchen or barbecue grill, there are many Zagat-rated restaurants a short drive away....moreless


  • Books:

    Interesting and varied Library. Many children's books available!...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    Sun Room has Dartboard, Chess Table and Checkers....moreless

  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    BOSE CD/AM-FM system. Please bring your own music selections....moreless

  • Television:

    Sony 52' HDTV...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library


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


  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    By day, the view can be enjoyed from the lounge chairs placed at lake's edge or hike up the hillside for a picnic lunch alfresco! That's a view!...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Pond Lily offers many varied terrains and views.A short walk to the north end of our property just before sundown, provides our guests with a beautiful view of the Catskills....moreless

  • Resort:

    In warm weather months, Catamount Ski area offers a spectacular ZIP-LINE attraction...So much FUN! Not to be missed.......moreless

  • Rural:

    Pond Lily is so naturally private, you are easily able to forget the rest of the world...the sound of the stream, bird watching, exploring, or simply sharing breakfast carrots w/the horses!...moreless

  • Ski-Out:

    In Wintertime, our elevation at Pond Lily offers wonderful cross country skiing opportunity for those w/their own equipment. Ski out your front door, then return to a warm, cozy fireplace. ...moreless

  • Village:

    Pond Lily Country House is centrally located to the many villages in NY, MA, CT and VT, that offer a wide range of activities depending upon your own personal preferences....moreless

  • Water View:

    There are spectacular waterviews to be captured from the many vantage points to be found on the property....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    Large dining table seats #10 comfortably. In addition, an antique trestle table seats #4....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 14 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Bedrooms ONLY...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Firewood is provided....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wireless ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided:

    Please bring your own BEACH TOWELS to use outdoors or when swimming at the lake. The provided bath towels may not be used outside or for swimming! ...moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip & electric warmer for tea drinkers....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully electric blender, cutting boards, wine glasses, etc.. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Dishes, utensils, pots, & pans should be clean prior to your check out. Dish washing is NOT included in our cleaning fee! ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    There are 2 electric wall ovens. One is a convection oven (for baking)!...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    All food items are CARRY IN - CARRY OUT! ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Large side by side in kitchen w/ 2nd refrigerator in laundry rm for extra food storage!...moreless

  • Stove:


  • Toaster:



  • Deck / Patio:

    Large furnished fieldstone Patio ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    We do not provide a kayak or canoe but guests may bring them for use on Lake Taghkanic....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Life preservers are REQUIRED and provided to ALL guests. Adults & children....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    20 mins drive to Village of Rhinebeck. Lifeguard on Duty. Next to town programs available....moreless



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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$650 $850
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included


Pond Lily Farm is available for WEDDINGS and other SPECIAL EVENTS. We offer the Barn and the property Grounds for a variety of configurations that can accommodate groups as large as 325. The House may be rented separately. Please visit our new website at for more information.

A 50% deposit is required at the time your reservation is booked, w/balance due at check in. If your reservation is cancelled within our cancellation policy, you will receive full refund, less $25.00 service charge. We gladly accept Cash, Master Card, Visa, Discover & American Express.

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The property's calendar has not been updated in over 42 months. You can contact the manager for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability



40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albany International
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
1. Driving Range 2. Dinsmore Golf Club
12 Miles
Nearest Train
1. Amtrak/Hudson 2.Metro/Poughkeepsie
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1. Tagkanic State Park 2. NY State Thruway
20 Miles
Nearest Ski
1. Catamount 2. Jiminy Peak

Car: Necessary

Hudson Valley, New York is a wonderful area to explore history and historical places, art and artists, quaint villages, holiistic/spiritual retreats, delicious farm to table eateries, organic farmer's markets,

cultural opportunities such as live theatre, musical programs, and

an appreciation of all things natural and nature...


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 09/12/2013

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  • Welcome to Pond Lily Farm!

    Welcome to Pond Lily Farm!

  • Looking across to the barn through lovely trees.

    Looking across to the barn through lovely trees.

  • The patio.

    The patio.

  • The cozy living room and fireplace

    The cozy living room and fireplace

  • The dining room

    The dining room

  • One corner of the large kitchen.

    One corner of the large kitchen.

  • Your own private retreat.  Only 2 hours from NYC!

    Your own private retreat. Only 2 hours from NYC!

  • View toward the lake from just beyond the barn.

    View toward the lake from just beyond the barn.

  • Plenty of room for events.

    Plenty of room for events.

  • Pond Lily House...only 2 hrs from NYC!

    Pond Lily House...only 2 hrs from NYC!

  • The wooden front porch.

    The wooden front porch.

  • View from the foyer looking out the french doors.

    View from the foyer looking out the french doors.

  • The living room looking toward the foyer.

    The living room looking toward the foyer.

  • The sink in the powder room on the main floor.

    The sink in the powder room on the main floor.

  • The grounds.

    The grounds.

  • Adirondacks by the pond.

    Adirondacks by the pond.

  • Late afternoon light over the pond.

    Late afternoon light over the pond.

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