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Gore Mountain Ski House- Outdoor hot tub & WiFi

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom, 2 baths less than 5 minutes from Gore Mountain

The Severance House is approximately two miles from the entrance to Gore Mountain Ski Area and less than 30 minutes from many of the resorts, beaches and town of Lake George. This historic Adirondack home sits on 95 acres of woodlands and open fields. The Severance House offers easy access to hiking, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing by simply stepping out the back door. Additionally, the location of the Severance House provides convenient access to endless recreational opportunities (hiking, skiing, biking, swimming, rafting, canoeing, kayaking, motor boating, etc) within the Southern Adirondacks.

There are four bedrooms in the Severance House, all of which are located on the second floor. Each bedroom has been carefully arranged to provide the comforts of home with plenty of drawer and closet space. Bedroom one has an antique iron bed that will accommodate one person. Bedroom two has a king size bed, bedroom three has a queen size bed, and bedroom four has a new set of bunk beds that the kids will surely love! The new leather queen sofa sleeper, with a new high density upgraded mattress, in the living room will provide additional sleeping accommodations. As well, we have just purchased a new queen sofa sleeper for the family room, with an upgraded mattress, that can serve as another bedroom, conveniently located next to the downstairs bathroom.

There are two full baths in the Severance, one is on the second floor and the other is on the first floor adjacent to the family room. The over sized second floor bathroom has a tub-shower, marble accents and a tile floor. The bathroom on the first floor has a tiled shower and Jacuzzi jetted whirlpool tub- ideal after a long day on the slopes!

The living room is an Adirondack masterpiece. The stone fireplace found in this room is eight feet in width and is bordered by two 24-foot beams that run the length of the living room. The room is furnished with a TV, VCR, DVD player, and a stereo system that includes an AM/FM radio, cassette recorder, and CD player. This room will surely provide a warm and cozy atmosphere on those chilly Adirondack winter evenings.

There is an open feel to this home as you walk from the living room to the dining room and on to the classic knotty pine kitchen. Guests can easily enjoy a family meal at the large oak dining room table (seats 10 comfortably) or simply pull up a stool to the island bar that sits between the dining room and kitchen. The kitchen has a gas stove top and is well stocked with many cooking pans, dishes, glassware, and utensils as well as a microwave, toaster oven, crock-pot, cappuccino machine, and coffee grinder.

Off the kitchen is the family room. This is a favorite spot for adults and kids alike. There is a brick fireplace in this room as well as an inviting bar for those apres ski evenings. The room is furnished with a 55 inch flat screen TV, DVD player and board games. The large bay window affords a beautiful view of the surrounding acreage, ideal for sledding and snowshoeing. There are sleds and snowshoes available for use by our guests. As you step out the back door from the family room, you will find an inviting brick patio complete with a gas grill, a large picnic table, and a stone fireplace that is perfect for those cool summer and fall evenings.

The Severance House is a historic home that has been recognized by the North Creek Historic Society. Its close proximity to Gore Mountain Ski Area, Garnet Hill Cross Country Ski Area, Loon Lake, Lake George, and the Hudson River make it a perfect year round vacation spot. This home is a welcoming retreat for all outdoor enthusiasts and serves as a perfect getaway for those who simply enjoy the quiet and solitude of the Southern Adirondacks.

More Details

Owner
Marta Kolman
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

Why Marta Kolman chose Gore Mountain

Easy access to Gore Mountain (less than 5 minutes) and the town of North Creek. Less than 30 minutes to Lake George Village. Set in the heart of the Adirondacks which allows for countless hiking, biking, cross country skiing and snow shoeing opportunities.

What makes this farmhouse unique

Our home sits on almost 100 acres. Hike, snow shoe or ski out the back door. The hill in the back is great for sledding! The 6 person covered out door hot tub is soothing year round. The newly re-pointed stone outdoor fireplace is a favorite place to gather and is perfect for roasting marshmallow for s'mores. The star gazing is awesome due to the lack of any light pollution.

Map

Gore Mountain Ski Resort
Cafe Sarah
"Homemade bakery items-awesome breakfast burritos, coffee & cappuccinos"
barVino
"Excellent wine bar, delicious beers and tapas"
The Saratoga & North Creek Railway
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Albany
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Black Mtn Inn
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Cronin's
Nearest Train
5 Miles
North Creek
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Black Mountain Inn
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Gore mountain
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Loon Lake
Car: necessary

Less than 5 minutes from Gore Mountain Ski Area. Less than 30 minutes from Lake George and outlet shopping

Amenities

Johnsburg Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located upstairs- ceramic tile throughout
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Located off family room- jacuzzi whirlpool tub
  • Upstairs bathroom is very large and roomy, ceramic tile throughout. Downstairs bathroom has a tile shower and large jacuzzi tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , Trundle bed-sleeps 2
    Sofa sleeper - 4 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sofa sleeper-livingroom, full sofa sleeper-family room
  • Bedroom 1 has a twin bed, Bedroom 2 has a king bed, Bedroom 3 has a queen bed, Bedroom 4 has a trundle bed that sleeps 2. There is a queen size sofa sleeper in the living room and a full size sofa sleeper in the family room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Charming Adirondack Experience!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience at the Severance House and would recommend it to anyone. Marta the host was extremely kind, generous and accommodating. Marta was extremely responsive to emails and was a pleasure to work with. The Severance House was welcoming and charming. We enjoyed the fireplace and hot tub many times. Everything is provided making this a great getaway location.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you enjoyed the Severance House! The hot tub is a favorite spot for many of our guests. Thank you for being respectful and caring of our home, I hope you decide to return, we would love to have you!
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5

Great place to stay with family and friends

  • 5 of 5

An authentic and cozy location that breaths history. The location is very well equipped, our kids loved the hot tub and the outdoor fireplace! We walked some nice trails in the area and visited a few touristic sites, this definitely was a good choice for a dutch familiy to spend some summerdays and relax. Contact with the very friendly owner was good

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

Welcoming, clean & located close to Gore Mtn, rafting, lakes & endless hiking opportunities! Great setup for families or groups looking for outdoor opportunities or just hanging out.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fun weekend

  • 5 of 5

The pictures don't do it justice, it was much larger and more fun than we expected! We stayed for 3 nights and had a good time relaxing, using the hot tub and going for walks nearby. There is a grocery store not far and Lake George was only 30 minutes. We love our stay and totally recommend this place to others.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming & Cozy Adirondacks Cabin

  • 5 of 5

Spent a weekend with friends here and had lots of fun! Marta is a very gracious host and made sure we had everything we needed to enjoy our stay. The house is on a large property and has great views of the surrounding area. Inside, there are multiple fireplaces to enjoy and a well-stocked kitchen for cooking. Overall, a very comfortable place to spend a quiet weekend away. Would recommend!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm happy to read that our home fulfilled your expectations! Your group of ten certainly demonstrated that our home can comfortably accommodate a bigger group. I appreciate how well you communicated when necessary and your attention to our house rules. I welcome your return!
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Cozy Farmhouse

  • 4 of 5

The Severance House is the perfect location for skiing at Gore, located about 5 minutes from the mountain! There's a beautiful fireplace, large kitchen that is fully equipped, plenty of beds for 2 families and a hot tub. We have stayed at the Severance House 2 years in a row and have had a great time both years.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Michelle! It was great to host you again this ski season and very much appreciate your care & respect for our home & property, I look forward to having you all back again next year!
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $20 per person per night
Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $500

Rates vary ($250.00 to $500.00 per night) based on the number of guests, time of year and length of stay. Pet fee varies according to length of stay. $20.00 per night with a maximum of $100.00 per pet

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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