An Adventure of a Lifetime - Modern Adirondack Yurt/Cabin on 15 Acres(16 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
1 Bedroom, Sleeping Loft, Full Bath, sleeps 4 maximum
More information on our Adirondack Yurt: The Yurt is heated with a large propane heater which together with the ceiling fan keeps the place warm in even the coldest Adirondack winters. In the summer the dome, french doors and windows open to cool the place down. Although the yurt is fully inspected and equipped with smoke alarms, smoking inside is ABSOLUTELY prohibited and will result in the loss of the security deposit. We have a full compliment of maps and guides for nearby hiking trails and we made a list of our favourite trails. The road up to the Yurt is approx 300' and is dirt but easily accessible with any car in the summer. In the winter a four-wheel vehicle is preferable. Our land is surrounded by 85 acres and we have permission to hike/snowshoe/ski on it. The views are incredible. We will NOT allow any parties that will hunt, snowmobile or drive motorized vehicles on the property. We have satellite TV free of charge and a large collection of movies at the property. There's a great firepit and endless wood for marshmallows.
The surrounding area: The High Peaks area of the Adirondacks is known as one of the most beatiful landscapes on the planet. Elizabethtown is uniquely situated 15 minutes east of Keene Valley and 15 minutes west of Lake Champlain. Hike one day and kayak the next. Lake Placid, Saranac Lake and Whiteface Mountain are a short drive away. You can easily walk or ride a bike into town for groceries, hardwares or the drug store, pizza, and a great restaurant. In the surrounding villages of Westport, Essex, Keene Valley and Keene you'll find high-end eateries and shops, the famous Mountaineer Outdoor Store, a great gym and bakery, farmers markets, etc. Adventerous souls can take the ferry in Essex across the lake to Burlington, VT. Lincoln Pond is a great state park and only 10 minutes away. There, for a fee, you can spend the day at the beach, boating and swimming.
Other Policies: We are very selective about the friends and 'friends to be' that we allow to rent our Yurt. It is best as a retreat for a couple with children or two couples but no more than four people will feel comfortable here.
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Member since: 2011
- 800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
- Please note: You must bring your own linens and towels. If that is not possible, we can supply ones for a $50 cleaning fee. We supply blankets and pillows. Please Note: The sleeping loft is great for kids and most adults - we sleep up there all the time - but it has a low ceiling height and a permanent ladder to get up there that some may find uncomfortable....moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Verizon cell phone on-site. AT&T does not work from site. Internet service only available if you bring your own Verizon data phone/computer. AT&T service available approx. 3 miles away. Local library has broadband service for free. No TV service. Enjoy a wonderful vacation without all of the media distractions!!...moreless
- Books For Adults
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Music Library
- Away From It All
- Autumn Foliage
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Living Room:
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Mobile Phone
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Taxes Not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Enter the adventure of the High Peaks region of the Adirondacks. Nearby hiking trails are the finest in the East. Lake Champlain is 15 minutes away. Whiteface Mountain in 30 minutes away. Saranac Lake and Lake Placid are easy drives. Take a ferry to Vermont or a bobsled run at the Olympic Center! Great shops, restaurants, pubs, antique stores can be found in Keene Valley, Westport, Elizabethtown, and Essex.
Other Activities: bobsled, skating, rock climbing
The sky is always blue - well almost always
View from the lower property
The romantic dining area seats six. The propane heater keeps the place toasty.
The cozy bedroom with dresser and exposed ceiling.
A secret swimming hole two miles away.
The dome illuminates and opens in the summer to keep the place cool
The kitchen has a full fridge, stove, microwave and lots of storage.
Combo grill station with barbecue, griddle, dutch oven
The yurt is cozy and awesome in the winter. Snowshoe right out the door.
The view from the deck. That's Giant Mountain and other high peaks.
The living area/entertainment center also has a luxury futon for sleeping
The bath features a sink, toilet and shower.
Nothing but the stars and the sounds of the woods.
Kids love the loft bed and a great place for quiet reading.
View from the Upper Property
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