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Last updated: 07/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This Columbia County lake front home in the foothills of the Berkshires is an open air, sun drenched, wood and glass deck house on 1.3 acres with 130 feet of Lake frontage boasting sweeping views of Copake Lake from every room and the oversized back deck that spans the lake side of the house. It is on the cul de sac of a gated, private Island facing out across the main, middle section of Copake Lake. The house is 115 miles or 2 hours from midtown Manhattan. It stands over 4k sq ft with 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and a 2 car garage. It can sleep 13 adults comfortably in beds. Area attractions include waterskiing on Copake Lake, golf at Copake Country Club, community tennis court, snow skiing at Catamount or Butternut, plus fine dining, shopping and entertainment in Hudson, NY and Great Barrington, MA.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 4100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Primary tenant must be at least age 30....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Home is baby proofed. Lake entry is fenced. Home includes children's toys....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Absolutely no smoking in the Chateau. Any evidence of residual smoke smell will result in full loss of security deposit....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    No pets. Any evidence of residual pet smell will result in full loss of security deposit....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 13

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master Suite...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    ...moreless

  • 5 large bedrooms. Master has a king sized bed, walk in closet, jacuzzi tub and a TV. 2nd bedroom has a king sized bed and tv. 3rd bedroom has a queen bed and a twin bed. 4th bedroom has two twin beds. 5th bedroom has a queen, a bunk and a TV....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Directv...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Audio in living room and out on back deck as well as downstairs in family room....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Copake Lake view from every room. ...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Sweeping views from 130 feet of lake front straight down the largest section of Copake Lake from every room and the oversized back deck that spans the lake side of the house....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Across Copake Lake you view the Berkshire mountains....moreless

  • Water View:

    Copake Lake view from every room. ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Sweeping views from 130 feet of lake front straight down the largest section of Copake Lake from every room and the oversized back deck that spans the lake side of the house....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dining table is set for 8, but a leaf can be added to seat 10. Home also has an oversized table on the back deck which seats 11....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Heating:

    Propane....moreless

  • Internet:

    High speed and WiFi...moreless

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

    Driveway with plenty of space for cars as well as a 2-car garage. ...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Multiple phones. Up to 2 lines....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Tenants must wash their towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full sized washer....moreless

  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Included...moreless

  • Dishwasher

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Expansive lake side deck spans the entire home. Lounge chairs plus an oversized table for outdoor dining....moreless

  • Boat:

    Copake Lake Boat & Ski offers boat rentals and watersports lessons. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large deck spanning the entire home overlooking the Copake Lake....moreless

  • Golf:

    Copake Country Club. http://www.copakecountryclub.com/ ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Paddle Board....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Lawn surrounding the home. Lush garden in front around stone patio....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane via line from 1,000 gallon tank....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Community tennis court just steps from the Chateau....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Life jackets and vests. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    2015 Sundance 880 Optima Spa Seats 6-7 adults. http://www.sundancespas.com/880series/optima/ ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
July 2016
Jul 1 - Jul 31, 2016
30 night min stay

$29,000
August 2016 Early
Aug 1 - Aug 17, 2016
7 night min stay

$8,000 $2,000
August 2016 Late
Aug 18 - Aug 31, 2016
4 night min stay
$800
$4,000 $18,000
Labor Day
Sep 2 - Sep 5, 2016
3 night min stay
$700
$2,500 $4,000
New Years
Dec 21 - Jan 4, 2017
3 night min stay
$600
$2,400 $4,000
Memorial Weekend
May 25 - May 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$800
$2,800 $4,000
June 2017 Early
Jun 1 - Jun 15, 2017
4 night min stay
$800
$4,000 $8,000
June 2017 Late
Jun 16 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$5,000 $8,000
July 2017
Jul 1 - Jul 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$1,200
$8,800 $25,000
August 2017 Early
Aug 1 - Aug 15, 2017
7 night min stay

$8,000 $18,000
August 2017 Late
Aug 16 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$900
$4,000 $18,000
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$500
$2,000 $4,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Per 3 Days $200
  • Security Deposit $1,000
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

If you book through VRBO or HomeAway, the transaction will add a service fee. Additionally, owner will withhold a 3% credit card processing fee from your security deposit.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 07/24/2016
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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albany
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Copake Country Club
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Copake Country Club
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Hudson, NY
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Taconic Parkway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Copake Country Club
10 Miles
Nearest Ski
Catamount

Car: Necessary

Copake Lake is a country get-away destination just 2 hours from midtown Manhattan. Area attractions include waterskiing on Copake Lake, golf at Copake Country Club, snow skiing at Catamount or Butternut, fine dining and antiquing in Hudson, NY and Great Barrington, MA, YMCA Camp HighRock on Mount Washington or Camp Pontiac for children's day or overnight camping, Ziplining and Adventure Park at Catamount, Bash Bish State Park, the Harlem Valley Rail Trails.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

About the owner: Fred Moran is a Wall Street Stock Analyst. This Copake Lake Chateau has been his vacation property for 2 decades. Born and raised in Manhattan, Fred went to Fieldston High School and worked for leading investment banking firms in New York City. He enjoys power boating, waterskiing, cycling and tennis. Fred started weekending at Copake Lake immediately after graduating from college when his best friend and he bought their first waterski boat together.

Why the Owner Chose Copake Lake, NY, USA:
The Island at Copake Lake represents the premier community in the region with only 15 homes on 24 secluded Island acres. The Chateau De Mo stands on the cul de sac towards the end of the Island facing the biggest, most sweeping section of the main lake. The 4,100 square foot home has an open floor plan and an oversized back deck for active family living and entertaining. The lower deck has a brand new 2015 Sundance Optima Spa. Watersports, swimming and fishing off the dock provide endless family fun. A 2013 constructed community tennis/basketball court is just steps from the Chateau.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
Copake Lake's premier community with the best views of Copake Lake. Power boating and watersports including watersking on Copake Lake are a blast.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Chateau De Mo

    Chateau De Mo

  • Lakeside Living

    Lakeside Living

  • Front of the Chateau

    Front of the Chateau

  • Driveway and Garage

    Driveway and Garage

  • Stone Walkway and Garden

    Stone Walkway and Garden

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Master Bedroom King

    Master Bedroom King

  • Bedroom with King

    Bedroom with King

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Bedroom with Queen, Bunks and a Crib

    Bedroom with Queen, Bunks and a Crib

  • Owner Fred Moran shreds the slalom course on Copake Lake

    Owner Fred Moran shreds the slalom course on Copake Lake

  • Copake Lake Aerial

    Copake Lake Aerial

  • Lake View from the Back Deck

    Lake View from the Back Deck

  • Front of the Chateau

    Front of the Chateau

  • Front Yard

    Front Yard

  • Front Stone Patio

    Front Stone Patio

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Family and TV Room

    Family and TV Room

  • Master Bathroom

    Master Bathroom

  • Bedroom with Queen and Twin

    Bedroom with Queen and Twin

  • Bedroom with Twin Beds

    Bedroom with Twin Beds

  • Community Tennis Court

    Community Tennis Court

  • Chateau De Mo

    Chateau De Mo

VRBO #458641

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    13
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/24/2016
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