Hudson Valley 42 Acres with Lake and Hiking

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Last updated: 10/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This secluded, air-conditioned, well-appointed property is 90 miles from New York City, five minutes from the Hudson River. This home and surrounding property is available for weddings, events and location filming. The very large living room with beamed vaulted ceiling has a stone fireplace for cozy days and nights. Move outside to the spacious deck to enjoy our Hudson Valley skies and beautiful private wooded surroundings. The eat-in kitchen and dining room with deck and gas grill make entertaining fun. The arbor covered front deck has wheel chair access to the double front doors. Your master suite has a king-sized bed, walk-in closet, and a large bathroom with shower stall. Two more bedrooms are on the main floor, one queen size and another with two twin sized beds. There is a spacious hall bathroom with double sinks and privacy for the toilet and tub/shower area. The downstairs fireplace is surrounded by a large, entertainment area, a bedroom with two twin beds, and a full size bathroom with tub and shower. The home is equipped with High speed Wi-fi, internet, telephone within the US and HDTV. Large windows in all rooms give the feeling of being in the middle of the trees. Beautiful grounds and views.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 4500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Portable crib available and youth bed mattress, 2 extra twin mattresses...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Ramp into the house, master bathroom has hand rail and a raised toilet seat is available, but not totally wheelchair accessible. There is a step down into the living room....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • rail for disabilities and raised toilet available

Other Amenities

  • All extra services can be provided for a fee. Wood, Kayaks, Chauffeurs, Massage, Guides, Distillery and Brewery Tours. Concierge service is available for a fee as well. Must book directly with the company but they can arrange for transportation, equipment, activities, etc.....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Puzzles, coloring books and crayons, paint, bocci...moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Hi- Speed cable, wifi and internet...moreless

  • Stereo:

    CDs and cassettes...moreless

  • Television:

    70" HDTV with game port...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library


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


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Lake on property and another down the street. ...moreless

  • Village
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Heating:

    Central Heat...moreless

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

    2 living rooms with leather couches and pull out beds. ...moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Mr. Coffee and espresso machine...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes and utensils included ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Full service kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven


  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    3 decks with tables, chairs and umbrellas....moreless

  • Golf:

    nearby- Apple Greens (27 holes), Casperkill golf (formerly IBM- Robert Trent Jones Design) ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Berean Park. BYO at Black Creek on Rte 299 in Highland, Chodikee Lake 1000 yards from house....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Free Tennis Courts and basketball courts nearby. Available in community park 7 minutes from house....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Berean Park. Reservoir with Beach, picnic tables, grills and Life Guard in town. $4.00 Non resident Fee pp....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.9
from 10 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Holiday Weekends
May 3 - Dec 31, 2016
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$3,250 $5,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $700
  • Cleaning $150
  • Tax Rate 2.9%


50% due at time of booking, balance due 30 days prior to arrival.

Security fees are completely refundable if house is left in same condition.

Rates are for four guests. Extra guests $25. per guest for the stay, not per night.

Cleaning fee by request $200.

Holiday weekends require a three-day minimum.

If fees are incurred due to charge card, PayPal or returned checks, they will be charged to the tenant as a convenience fee with a limit on the amount charged. Security deposits must be paid separately to avoid credit card fees.

Check in 4pm Check out 11 am

Tenant will be held responsible for any damages incurred.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/06/2016
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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Stewart/ Newburgh
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sal's, Underground Coffee and Ales
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Apple Greens
8 Miles
Nearest Train
Poughkeepsie, ny
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rte 299/ 9 w
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Berean Park, Highland

Car: Necessary

Five minutes from Mid-Husdon Bridge, Walkway Over The Hudson, Fanny Reese Park, near Culinary Institute of America, FDR Mansion, Vanderbilt Mansion, Mohonk Mountain, Rock climbing in the famous 'Gunks', wine trails, apple picking, horseback riding, colleges including New Paltz, Vassar, Marist, Bard. Music, art and cultural events, antiquing, hiking. The property extends to 42 acres which borders the Black Creek, Lake Chodikee and farms. There is a hiking trail on the property which goes to a private lake. Deer, turkeys, pheasants and a variety of birds are found on the property.

Rail trail and Walkway Over The Hudson are perfect for skating, bike riding, walking, there is a lake with a beach and tennis courts in town, cows and horses next door, and fabulous restaurants, Bardavon Opera House, UPAC, Poughkeepsie Civic Center,art and music events for all ages. Kayaks, waverunner and bike rentals available in town.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

Contact us

Speaks: english, german

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Kitchen eating area

    Kitchen eating area

  • Dining Room with piano

    Dining Room with piano

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Master Bathroom with shower

    Master Bathroom with shower

  • Front bedroom off atrium entrance

    Front bedroom off atrium entrance

  • Downstairs bedroom

    Downstairs bedroom

  • Basement Bathroom with bathtub/shower

    Basement Bathroom with bathtub/shower

  • 200 year old stone house on property

    200 year old stone house on property

  • lake on property.

    lake on property.

  • Picture of the lake at sunset by Jim Wright

    Picture of the lake at sunset by Jim Wright

  • Historic Main House Circa 1810.

    Historic Main House Circa 1810.

  • Kitchen, will republish without the glare

    Kitchen, will republish without the glare

  • Living room with large TV

    Living room with large TV

  • Master bedroom with windows into the woods

    Master bedroom with windows into the woods

  • Two twins on main floor

    Two twins on main floor

  • Hall bath with separate bathtub/shower/toilet area

    Hall bath with separate bathtub/shower/toilet area

  • Basement Living Room

    Basement Living Room

  • Front entrance.  Wheelchair accessible and perfect for a wedding entrance !

    Front entrance. Wheelchair accessible and perfect for a wedding entrance !

  • Great Blue Heron on the lake by Jim Wright

    Great Blue Heron on the lake by Jim Wright

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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Hudson Valley 42 Acres With Lake And Hiking

Highland, Ulster County, NY, USA #474838

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