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Have it All! Lakefront, Pool & Skiing! 5 Bedrooms

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:3.75
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Summer Monthly or Seasonal 5 Bedrooms/4.5 Bathrooms

Weekends and week or longer 3 seasons and prefer monthly or season for the summer. Located in a peaceful and serene neighborhood, this home has it all! Huge double height Great Room with stunning large stone wood burning fireplace has two sets of double doors leading to a deck overlooking pool and view toward the Lake. Wrap deck with screened in portion perfect for outdoor living and entertaining. Walk a short distance across private bridge over a charming stream to lake, deck and dock with boats and swim raft. Access to neighboring tennis court. House has 5 Bedrooms and 2 Wood burning fireplaces. It also has a downstairs recreation room with partial kitchen and access to outdoors and pool. Central Air Conditioning and heat. Fabulous open kitchen with plenty of counter space and eating bar. Separate dining room. Outdoor barbeque.
Please note that this is located in a quiet residential neighborhood. Loud noise that disturbs neighbors will not be allowed.
Located within 7 minutes of Copake Lake with rental motor boats and water skiing. Just 15 minutes from Catamount Ski Resort for skiing in winter and a fun challenging ropes course in the summer. Great farm to table restaurants within a 7-20 minute drive. Excellent hiking and farm stands and 'pick your own' farms within a short distance.
Located in a quaint rural area at the foothills of the Berkshires: 30 minutes from Great Barrington, MA, and Hudson, NY. 20 minutes from the charming town of Millerton, NY. 40-45 minutes to Lenox, MA, Tanglewood or Rhinebeck, NY with the famed Dutchess County Fairgrounds and the Old Rhinebeck Aerodome.
Excellent golfing at the Copake Country Club less than 10 minutes away by car.
Great lake swimming (no beach area or wading in) with an entry off the dock. Fishing with license which is easily obtained.
This is a lovely home for a peaceful and serene get-together with friends or family.
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Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 3 : 1 queen

    Lovely queen bedroom with closet & nearby hall bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    Charming bedroom with twin and trundle next to BR3...moreless

  • Bedroom 6 - off Great Room: 1 twin/ single

    Small bedroom off Great Room with day bed. Can add aerobed....moreless

  • Bedroom 5 - off Master BR #2: 1 twin/ single

    Off Master Bedroom #2. Twin...moreless

  • Master Bedroom #2: 1 king

    Door to screened porch, wbfp, skylight, full bath + small BR...moreless

  • Master Bedroom #1: 1 king

    Dbl ht ceiling, skylight, door to deck & pool, full Bathroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

  • Master Bathroom #2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Single sink...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large counter and sink - located off bedroom hallway...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet

    sink - located off hallway upstairs near kitchen...moreless

  • Master Bathroom #1: toilet, shower

    Double sink...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet

    sink - located downstairs off recreation room...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront:

    House is on a pristine Lake without motor boats. It is set back from the Lake but has a long waterfront with a dock, deck and swim raft....moreless

  • Rural:

    Located in a beautiful rural area set in between rolling hills and farmland....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Central 2 zone ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    There are 2 fireplaces. One large gorgeous stone fireplace in living room. The other is a small fireplace in the second master bedroom. ...moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:


  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Large kitchen open to living room with plenty of cabinetry and counter space. Eating bar is great for 4-5 people. ...moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Salt, pepper, spices and basic condiments...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    7 minute drive to Copake Golf course which is open to the public. ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    1 canoe, 1 kayak...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Life jackets...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Fenced pool w/ casual furniture. Pool closes end of September....moreless



Write a review 4.6
from 14 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$4,450 $11,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Pet Fee $500
  • CLEANING $250
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $750


Refundable damage deposit will vary from $750-3000 depending on the length of stay. Damages will be taken from security deposit first and through the Property Damage Protection insurance second if amount exceeds the security deposit amount. Rates are subject to change until confirmed. Base rate applies to Dates not listed above.

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  • John Andrews Restaurant

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60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albany International Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Greens at Copake Golf Course
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Copake Country Club
22 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak - Hudson, NY, Metro North - Wassaic, NY
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Taconic State Parkway
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Greens at Copake Country Club
13 Miles
Nearest Ski

Car: Necessary

yoga 3 miles away at Ancram Opera HouseNearby Golf and Excellent Restaurant: The name of the restaurant and bar is The Greens restaurant. It is excellent and highly rated and the views are lovely. Farmer's markets 3 miles and local organic vegetables, fruits and meats. Pick your own organic berries 2 miles away. Train service by Amtrak (Hudson Station) and Metro North (Wassaic Station) - both 30 minutes away. New State of the Art Library: Roe Jan Library. There are many cultural and children's programs and computer stations etc (10 mins away). City of Hudson - with major Antique Shops and Restaurants is 30 minutes away. Town of Millerton - with charming shops and movie theater and award winning restaurants is 20 minutes away. Town of Great Barrington in the Berkshires (MA) - with its charming shops and restaurants and cultural attractions is 30 minutes away. Bard College is 40 minutes away with an array of cultural programs. Tanglewood, Jacob's Pillow, Berkshire Theater Company and Shakespeare & Co, are about 40 minutes away. Town of Rhinebeck - with its elegant shops and restaurants is about 45 minutes away.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2013

About: We are a family that has a vacation home 5 minutes from this home. We have been in the area for 9 years and love it. We hope you do as well. We can share all the fun places to visit when you are here

Why Ancram, NY, USA:
We love the drama of the double height open living room with the focal point the stone fireplace. Add to that the large open kitchen with a long eating bar/countertop. The bedrooms are nicely split up for privacy and there is access to the deck from 3 places. The pool is a wonderful feature for use 4 months of the year.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Pool, waterfront and lake access to pristine Upper Rhoda Lake.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

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  • Bridge to backyard from dock area

    Bridge to backyard from dock area

  • View from Kitchen

    View from Kitchen

  • Kitchen


  • Pool in back of house

    Pool in back of house

  • Dining Deck

    Dining Deck

  • Master Bedroom I

    Master Bedroom I

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • Bedroom off of Master Bedroom II

    Bedroom off of Master Bedroom II

  • Living room fireplace

    Living room fireplace

  • View from Kitchen II

    View from Kitchen II

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Private dock on Upper Rhoda Pond

    Private dock on Upper Rhoda Pond

  • Master Bed Room II

    Master Bed Room II

VRBO #479715

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017

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