Come enjoy the beauty of fall in the Catskills at its best. The side of the house facing the mountains is almost entirely made of windows, so the views can be enjoyed throughout the house. Add in cathedral ceilings, and it is as if you are out in nature even as you are enjoy the warmth of the indoors.
Perfect for groups of families and friends looking for a long weekend getaway, this house sleeps 15 people comfortably (see bedroom description below). Inside the main and upper floor of the house you will find an open floor plan with cathedral ceilings and an indoor balcony to the second floor. The kitchen was recently remodeled with stainless steel appliances, tile floors, custom cabinetry, and a country modern look that fits perfectly with the beautiful scenery. Both bathrooms, the front entryway, and the living room have also been recently remodeled. High speed wifi is available throughout the house. Walk out onto the back deck through the glass doors to further enjoy the views.
The lower level features two additional bedrooms, a second kitchen and living area, and a third full bathroom. The lower deck provides yet another place to enjoy the beauty of nature.
Located just 1 mile from the village of Saugerties, 3 miles from Exit 20 on the thruway, and 5 minutes from Price Chopper, enjoy the peaceful tranquility of the Catskill Mountains without sacrificing convenience. Kaaterskill Falls, Falling Waters Preserve, and Poet’s Walk are just a few of the excellent winter hikes in the area.
If you are looking to hit the slopes, Hunter Mountain is only 19 miles away.
Kiwanis Ice Arena with skate rentals and open skate hours is less than a mile away!
In addition, Total Tennis, the northeast’s only all-year indoor tennis camp is just 5 minutes away if you want to get some exercise on your stay. Total tennis has indoor court rentals and instructional programs for all levels.
Centrally located between Diamond Mills, Oz Farms, and the Saugerties Steamboat Company, if you are attending a wedding or other event with family or friends this is the place to stay. Woodstock is only 15 minutes away as well.
Note: The house does have a pool but it is currently closed from Labor Day 2018 through Memorial Day 2019.
1. King Bed (upstairs)
2. Queen Bed and Single Bed (upstairs)
3. Twin over full bunk, and Single bed (upstairs)
4. Single Bed and Queen Size Futon (main floor)
5. Queen Bed (lower level)
6. Bunk beds (lower level)
1. Full bath with shower/tub (upstairs)
2. Full bath with standup shower (main floor)
3. Full bath with shower/tub (lower level)
Some of our favorite places in the local area:
Hunter Mountain (19 miles), Windham Mountain (33 miles) - Some of the best ski resorts in the Northeast!
The village of Saugerties, just a mile away, has delicious restaurants, amazing boutiques, treasured antique stores, a movie theater, an eclectic book store, and more. Named one of the coolest small towns in the United States by budget travel, this is a town you don't want to miss.
Lazy Swan Golf and Country Club - Known as "Hamptons in the Hudson Valley"
Opus 40 - This is one of the most amazing earthwork sculptures in the world. It is an international destination right in our own backyard.
Puttin Plus - This kid fun center includes minigolf, go-karts, batting cages, arcade, laser tag, and more fun, just .5 miles from the house.
Kiwanis Ice Arena - figure skating, public skate, and hockey, just .5 miles from the house (August through June).
Saugerties Light House – just 1 mile away, take the short scenic trail to the Saugerties lighthouse. Bring a picnic lunch or a book to read, and relax on the large deck overlooking the Hudson River.
Cantine Memorial Complex - Softball fields, basketball courts, three playgrounds, soccer fields, and more. A great location for family fun.
Diamond Mills - This restaurant overlooks beautiful waterfalls and is a popular wedding venue.
Saugerties Steamboat Company - This is a brand new restaurant and venue right on the water.
Falling Waters Preserve - A beautiful easy to moderate hiking trail along the Hudson River with waterfall views.
New York Zipline Canopy Tours – come enjoy the biggest, fastest, longest ziplines in North America. There is also a smaller section for those who do not want to zipline from one mountaintop to another.
Bailiwick Animal Park, Horseback Riding, and Paintball - This is a small zoo where the kids can buy feed or carrots to give to most of the animals. The zoo has some of the bigger, more exotic animals as well - tigers, bears, gorillas, etc. After going to the zoo, there is horseback riding for older kids and pony rides for the little ones.
The village of Woodstock is just 15 minutes away. Enjoy the eclectic shops, restaurants, and architecture. If you are in the area, this is a must see.
Catskill Animal Sanctuary – Visit a place where every animal has a name and a story. This is a place where animals are treated humanely, and you can be a part of their care.
Zoom Flume Water Park - This is a great waterpark for all ages, just 30 minutes from the house. Three kids play areas, a wave pool, and 10 types of slides, this is a must stop location in the summer. There is fun music playing which makes it a great atmosphere throughout the day. There is also a zipline across the park.
We have lived in Saugerties for our entire lives, so we can answer any questions about the local area including the best restaurants, shopping areas, and activities. We have been doing short term rentals for the past 12 years, so we hope you will benefit from our experience in this area.