Best Value $325 Per Night 2 People + $68 Per Night Each Additional Person(28 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Best of both worlds, peace and serenity of River life; or day trips to N.Y.C
The entire house has been renovated and modernized with an emphasis on bright and sunny rooms that offer spectacular views of the river. The kitchen has been completely modernized with a large open wall that allows 'the chef' to prepare food but also socialize with guests in the dining room while they enjoy the huge picture window displaying the beautiful river with all it’s fascinating boats, wildlife, and water sports, even hot air balloons.
You will be within walking distance to the famous Buttermilk Falls Inn and Spa where you can enjoy their spa services and eat at Henry's farm-to-table restaurant, The's an historic revived 1803 Train station, plus Mountains, hiking, biking, wineries, antiquing, horseback riding and more.
Sit back and enjoy the peaceful surroundings, birdwatch, have cocktails on the deck, watch the boats go by, wake up early and see a spectacular sunrise directly over the river, or fall asleep to a full moon reflecting into the river.
There are 4 spacious bedrooms, 2 baths and 2600 square feet of living space. Four bedrooms, three which overlook the Hudson, and one the orchids. On the main floor, we have an outdoor deck plus an old fashioned porch both overlooking the River. Inside there is a new kitchen with top of the line stainless-steel appliances, custom woodwork and new granite counters. The bathroom downstairs has been totally renovated with unique modern tiling and fixtures. The living and dining rooms are very spacious and nicely detailed with beautiful furnishings,and polished oak floors and.
The house has central a/c and oil heating.
There is a deck overlooking the river that you enter from the kitchen with and umbrella, patio furniture, and grill. There is also an old fashioned porch with hanging wisteria, & deck chairs that also overlooks the river
Milton is a charming little town on the Hudson River in the Hudson Valley. It is home to several wineries, orchards and farms where you will find fresh eggs, cheeses, honey, maple syrup, produce and 'U Pick orchards in season - apples, pears, cherries, peaches, grapes, berries and even pumpkins and Christmas trees and picturesque wineries just minutes away, plus ample shopping and dining, and much more.
Within driving distance: historic sites, museums, parks, mountains, hiking trails, antique stores and spas.
Day trips: Only 90 minutes from Manhattan, Milton is 10 minutes from Amtrak and MetroNorth in Poughkeepsie and is perfectly situated near New Paltz, Gardiner, Woodstock, Saugerties, Rhinebeck and Millbrook.
History of 'The Hudson Valley': It is one of the most historic places in the USA. The area is famous for being the first wine-producing region in the country, while bountiful farms have been here for centuries. The scenery is so remarkable it inspired the first arts movement in the U.S, the Hudson River School. These 1800's artists/naturalists-on-canvas would not be surprised to learn that 20th century residents were crusaders in saving the Hudson Valley landscape at Storm King Mountain where the Mountain where the country's environmental movement was born.
Ramble over forts from the Revolutionary War, and see where Washington lived for most of it. The area was so strategic for defense, America's first military academy, West Point, was established here in1802. 100 years later, Great Estates were built by the Vanderbilts, Roosevelts and Rockefellers.
Excursions: LOCALLY; Enjoy day trips to amazing places like West Point Military Academy, Boscobel, Shawangunk Wine Trail, Mohonk Mountain Preserve, the village of Millbrook, the village of Woodstock, the village of Rhinebeck, Thomas Cole National Historic Site, Olana- home of the famed Hudson River Art movement, the Rockefeller and Vanderbilt estates, the Culinary Institute of America and….
IF you want to explore further into New York City, take a 90 minute train ride along the Hudson, into Grand Central Station or drive in, see a Broadway play, visit the many famous Art, and History Museums, or shop to your heart's desire.
Have dinner or snack at the Grand Central station, (which feels like is a small city within NYC.) and then take the train home.
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- 2500 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7
- 4 bedrooms; All of the bedrooms have wonderful views; three have river views, and gardens; and one has garden views and apple orchids. All have fresh linens; pillows; blankets; towels, soaps. They have ample storage and closets, as well as central air conditioning in summer; and radiator heat in winter....moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View:
- Mountain View:
- Water View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
LOVELY DINING ROOM : table extends to seat 8-chairs and matching bench for extra company. food can be served and easily passed through open wall from the kitchen with granite counter tops; and cooktop...moreless
- Dining Room
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
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- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
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Deck / Patio:
through kitchen is a deck with grill, table, chairs, umbrella for 6 people. Off the living room through French doors is an old fashioned porch with two deck chairs (all overlook the Hudson River.) ...moreless
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Housekeeper Included
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $68 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- cleaning fee $125
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
Please include ages of children in your inquiry, as there is no charge for children not requiring their own bedroom. -
While pets are not allowed, we can refer an excellent "pet and play" pet sitting daytime and overnight services so your pets can travel with you & be nearby. Service and therapy pets are accommodated.
The River House is a non smoking facility and no lit candles please. (we have very realistic- battery-operated candles in each room.)
Sleeping tents are not allowed on the grounds.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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The Hudson River House and its surroundings, will inspire you to explore, be creative, unwind, simply relax, enjoy, and observe nature from your view of the River. Be it Eagles soaring over its ice in winter, to ferry boats, tug boats, sail boars, a replica pirate ship and hot air balloons passing. Wake up to spectacular summer sunrises, end each day with a different sunset and a clear moon reflected in the river. walk to Buttermilk falls, dine at Henry's restaurant there. Many farm to table restaurants, Wineries, vineyards, orchards.
About the owner: My husband and I are both artists who lived and worked in the creative fields in Manhattan for thirty years. We grew up in Rhode Island where the ocean is never far away so; when we stumbled upon Milton and the Hudson Valley; we were mesmerized by the river views, the country landscape, and surrounding homes. We dropped everything and moved here. The best part is that we did not have to give up all that New York City has to offer as it is a 1 1/2 drive or train ride on Metro North or Amtrak.
Why the Owner Chose Milton, NY, USA:
Because it is like nothing we have ever seen!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Be it in winter,spring,summer or Fall-- magnificent sunrises; the colors the moon casts over the river…and anticipating what beauty the next day brings: birds,(especially now that the 'eagles' are back) wildlife, boats and barges along the river: Even rain brings the most unusual rainbows!
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first floor foyer: entrance to kitchen, living, dining, bath room,porch,& deck
View from the dining room into new stainless steel kitchen.
enjoy lunch, or dinner and simply look for interesting River life passing by.
dining room--table opens for service for eight
living room- view of dining room-- and French doors to porch
sky over the river at dusk
2nd floor large master bedroom, great views, queen bed, bureau, bench, closet
2nd bedroom: sundrenched, full bed, views of gardens and countryside
3rd Bedroom- Ralph Lauren Lake house linens--views, sunshine. evening reading.
4th bedroom with twin bed detail of river view.
'WELCOME' entrance to the Hudson River House
kitchen w opening into dining room. granite counters, & deck entrance to left :
there is always something to see 'going up or down the river.' !!!
living room; comfy couch, tables, love seat, fluffy pillows and blankets
once on the porch enjoy early morning sunrises, or brunch, or evening sunsets.
view outside 2nd bedroom
4th bedroom: twin bed, garden & river views, funky non working fireplace. fun !
rear bedroom view reminiscent of vineyards in France
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Friday, March 24, 2017
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