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Vibrant 18th Century Townhouse Close to Shopping, Hiking, Amtrak, & the Hudson

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,906 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Sparkling, Light-Flooded Townhouse Houses 7 Comfortably

Make this gorgeous townhouse your home base for summer festivals, Berkshire- and Hudson Valley weddings, sports, shopping, and leaf peeping. 3 bed/3 full baths have cozy bright furnishings, sun-drenched nooks, and streams of sunlight. Shop, hike, antique, host brunch, or just read in front of the fireplace. We're a 5-min walk to the Amtrak and downtown Hudson (Warren Street), a 5-min drive to theaters and hiking trails, and 10-40 minutes to Coxsackie, Catskill, Athens, Woodstock, Saugerties, the Berkshires, and other amazing landscapes and communities.

This house has real historic value (built in 1740), but all spaces are newly renovated, freshly painted, delightfully decorated, and clean clean clean!!!

The front door broadcasts ease. We've replaced the key lock with a powerful digital deadbolt. Enter softly to original 18th century heart pine flooring and sweeping staircase. To the left: the fireplace room, with two generous chaise lounge chairs, lacquered tray table, vintage lambswool throw, and (soon) reclaimed wood bookshelves and desks. Through the doorway are the kitchen, first full bath, and dining and living rooms: each bright and clean. We've got a 50' TV and incredibly comfy sofa for couch potatoes, a rustic dining table surrounded by French chairs made by Ligne Roset, shiny new appliances (programmable coffeemaker, microwave, D/W, W/D, Riedel glasses).

This summer, we'll be building a firepit out back...and perhaps a hot tub, too. Stay tuned!

Upstairs, the master bedroom faces the quiet backyard. Sink into the super-firm handmade mattress, and either shut away the sunlight (curtains are made of blackout velvet), or awaken to morning light. There's a great walk-in closet leading to the master bath, with its curved rod, handheld rain shower, and bathtub. Lay out your things on the provided luggage rack.

The middle bedroom is very special, with a bird theme and a small patio all its own. The queen bed is brand new and very good for your back. Closets are great for keeping the wrinkles out of your dresses and suits, and we provide a luggage rack for your suitcases.

The hallway features local art (Earl is a fixture around here!). Down the hall is a room for kiddies and adults alike. Two single adults can comfortably sleep on these ultra-firm handmade XL twin mattresses...or put the kids here, in front of a rocking chair ideal for story time.

Please note that this is the owner's second home, and there are a few sparse owner's items that won't impede the renters' space and enjoyment of the home. Additionally, a cat stays on the premises about 3 weekends a year, so those extremely allergic might not want to book. We thoroughly wash all bedding & floors before & after every stay.

A third full bath sits in between the two bedrooms: clean and bright, with thirsty towels and amenities provided.

Hudson is marvelous. The antique shops draw designers from all over the eastern seaboard. Vintage shops and designers abound. The shopping and restaurants rival anything I've seen in Manhattan or Brooklyn: and I am a former food and travel critic for New York Magazine, so I know what I'm talking about! The people are similarly friendly and great: you really feel like part of this town after just a day.

The Amtrak station is four blocks away: straight shot north from Penn Station: two hours one way, and a beautiful ride. I'll provide a guide to restaurants and shops, and get you quickly acclimated to the area.

More Details

Jean Tang
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, mandarin
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 27, 2017

About Jean Tang

Seasoned host excited to welcome you to my new townhouse: a 1740 beauty that's been vibrantly decorated. I'll meet and greet you if possible. I'm also available by phone, and will get back to emails within a few minutes (unless overnight).

Jean Tang purchased this house in 2014

Why Jean Tang chose Hudson Valley

It's close to downtown, but away from Warren Street's summertime noise and bustle.


Hudson House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1906 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • Two bathtubs, 3 rainshowers, shampoo and conditioner provided
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • tennis


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

Vibrant 18th Century Townhouse Close to Shopping, Hiking, Amtrak, & the Hudson
average rating of 4.611111 based on 18 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Great area, great dining, easy access from the airport.if you want to see Colonial history, this is the place.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our experience wasn't what we had expected.

  • 2 of 5

Inefficient bedding in all rooms since there were no top bed sheet in the twin beds only one knit blanket to cover. The same with the second bedroom, there was no top sheet only a skinny duvet. For the amount of money we're paying for the night, the beds should be comfortable and have the standard cover for comfort and hygiene. Also, there was no iron or ironing board.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mariana. It's true that we have hired a thorough and wonderful new cleaner and got our signals crossed with number of sheets to use in warm weather. But there is a whole linen closet filled with extra sheets and blankets. If you were cold, I was just a simple text message away. I even texted you to check in and didn't hear anything about this issue--only to receive a two star review!!
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Convenient location

  • 3 of 5

Neat and tidy, convenient location and plenty of space.

Would recommend....

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great time!

  • 5 of 5

My family really enjoyed our 6-night stay during the Christmas holiday. Comfy beds, great heating (it was pretty cold this year..) and lots of space. If you opt to cook at the home the kitchen is perfect for it. The location couldn't be better as its in walking distance to Warren street.

Thanks for the accommodation!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Weekend wedding

  • 4 of 5

Very nice house. It fit our needs perfectly.

Hudson is a cute town with lots to offer.

This house is walking distance to most restaurants/galleries.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful property- great location- had very open living space for our family.

  • 5 of 5

Plenty of space, very clean. We had everything we needed. Great location for walking all over Hudson. Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad to hear it Barbara!
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Nearest Airport
40.3 Miles
ALB Albany International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.15 Miles
PM Wine Bar
Nearest Train
0.2 Miles
Amtrak NYP to Hudson, NY
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Route 9G
Nearest Restaurant
0.15 Miles
DABA, Ca'Mea, SWOON, Hudson Food Studio, Le Gamin
Nearest Ski
30.5 Miles
Windham Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
5.7 Miles
Cohotate Preserve
Car: necessary

This area is like a sophisticated, cultural Hamptons. You've got intelligent ruralism: a great farmer's market, eco-consciousness, smart design sensibilities. You've got a real sense of history: the area was settled in the mid-18th century. You've got nature: hiking, cycling, and boating as far as the eye can see (and we can recommend great spots for all). And then there's the urban splendor of Warren Street: world-class antiquing, vintage stores, new designers, and food so amazing that I'd pick Hudson over NYC in any restaurant showdown. The people are INCREDIBLY sweet: educated, generous, thoughtful. It's built to be an ideal weekend getaway for New Yorkers, Bostonians, New Englanders, and those from further afield!


Rates & Availability

Hudson House Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $250
Cleaning $135
Property Damage Protection $99

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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