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A Cozy B&B In A Country Setting Close To Albany, NY

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse

Overview

About the property

Large 1 Bedroom Suite With Spa Bath, Accessible And Child And Pet Friendly!

A cozy suite featuring a luxurious king-sized bed, spa-tub and separate shower, kitchenette and living room with cozy sitting & dining areas, stone fireplace, large windows and wrap-a-round deck. A private, country setting with walking trails, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, bird watching, ponds and a 450 acre nature preserve, yet only 6 miles from Albany.

A full breakfast is served to our guests. Herbs and produce from our garden, local eggs, and other locally made products are used to the maximum extent possible. Dietary accommodations are made upon request.


Owner
Marietta Schork Velvis
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, spanish, dutch
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Marietta Schork Velvis

Your hosts have traveled extensively in Europe, the Caribbean and in the USA. We have hosted several exchange students from Europe and South America. Much of our family still lives in The Netherlands and part of the younger generation seems to have found a home in the mountains of Colorado. We have a passion for our horses and have met many wonderful friends through the horse world. The Dutch history of Albany and surroundings drew us to appreciate the value of living in this special place.

Marietta Schork Velvis purchased this farmhouse in 1997

Why Marietta Schork Velvis chose New York

The Inn At Deer Meadow is located in a very special corner of Albany County. We are adjacent to 5 Rivers Environmental Education Center, a 450 acre NYS nature preserve. The Vlomankil bisects the property, offering a beautiful sound of running water and a natural place to cool off on a hot summer day. The energy surrounding us is very healing. And there is evidence of ceremonial fire-rings dating back 5000 years!

What makes this farmhouse unique

Inn At Deer Meadow offers privacy, luxury, quiet and comfort to guests. Yet, it is conveniently located near Albany and the Hill-towns of Albany County. There are museums, restaurants, theaters, parks, colleges and many other amenities to be found within a short drive. Albany Airport and the Renssalaer Train station are only 15 minutes away.

Amenities

Delmar Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Large private bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and separate shower and toilet areas. The tile floor has radiant heat...ahhh!
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • The large bedroom has a luxury king-sized bed, a twin bed and a double futon-bed can be added upon request. We also have an infant port-a-crib available. There is a Smart TV in the cabinet, a closet and drawers for storing clothing.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • ice skating

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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average rating of 5.0 based on 19 reviews
Nantucket, MA
5

Lovely spot. Gracious hosts. Yummy breakfast.

  • 5 of 5

The accomodations are spacious, bright and comfortable. In the country but so close and convenient to Albany. We will be back!

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind review! Hope to see you back soon. Marietta
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5

A Hidden Gem

  • 5 of 5

This place is a hidden gem with all its first class amenities, location, view, hearty hot breakfast , etc. I wish we could have stayed longer.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely comments about your stop-over at Inn At Deer Meadow! I meet the most interesting people! And I hope you return and make your wish come true to stay longer and to explore what this area has to offer. Happy trails, Marietta
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Falls Church, VA
5

Restful Idyll

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much to Marietta and Harm for making our stay a special one! Your guest home is comfortable, beautiful and clean "like new" - sparkles! We very much appreciated your delicious and thoughtfully prepared breakfasts, and easy going days and evenings! We plan to return when we can, and we have already recommended your lovely accommodations to our friends and neighbors. Take care and happy travels! Shari, Craig and James Fishman

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Monica, CA
5

Beautiful stylish accommodation!

  • 5 of 5

Countryside with bird song all around. Open spaces with just the sounds of nature - exactly what I needed. The accommodation was so much more than a Bed & breakfast with several rooms flowing into each other and decks where you could sip a sundowner or early morning coffee and forget about life for a while. The one day I stayed was not long enough, yet I felt refreshed after an early morning walk along a trail nearby that brought me in sight of deer, ducks and bunnies. Marietta & her husband was so welcoming & were the perfect hosts - if ever I am back in that area I will definitely go back. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home, great hostesss.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was clean, comfortable, and convenient to Thacher Park. The setting was relaxing and perfect for a getaway. Breakfast was delicious, and I loved the conversation about horses!😉�

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Thatcher Park and Five Rivers Environmental Education Center are two wonderful parks to enjoy right in our backyard. Hope you can come back to enjoy them again! Marietta
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5

Relaxed Country Elegance

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a lovely stay here with our dog. A great elegant country get away. Mariette is a wonderful hostess and we hope to return.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Mollie! I enjoyed having you here and I hope to see you back before too long! Marietta
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Albany International Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Swifty's
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Normanside Country Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Renssalaer/Albany Amtrack Station
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
New York State Thruway
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Many restaurants!
Nearest Ski
45 Miles
Jiminy Peak, Hancock, MA
Car: recommended

Inn At Deer Meadow is only 30 miles from the well-known resort and summer destination of Saratoga Springs! An easy drive to the horse races, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, PGA Golf Course. And lower rates than in Saratoga!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $20 per person per night
Pet Fee $10

Cancellation policy: No charge for cancellations 7 or more days in advance of reservation. Otherwise, one full-night rate will be charged.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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