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CatskillPrivateRetreat 14 acres/WIFI/Views/Firepit

Entire house hosted by Carolyn And Gerald
8 guests3 bedrooms6 beds2 bathrooms
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Planning a Spring/Summer Vacation or weekend getaway? We have the PERFECT Spot! FAST WiFi! PETS FRIENDLY! BEAUTIFUL WOOD FIREPLACE or OUTDOOR FIRE PIT-get COZY on cool Catskills nights!Get away to your own PRIVATE Catskills Retreat sitting on 14.3 ACRES of open level land,with the home set back 1000 FT from the road to ensure you have the best privacy for you!Level land with incredible scenery for all to enjoy!Walk out to the huge deck large enough for all to enjoy! Laptop Friendly! WORK REMOTE

The space
Need to getaway? Relax? Be Stress Free? Enjoy the outdoors? Get back to nature? Meditate? Enjoy spending time with family and friends?

PLAN AHEAD! EARLY BIRD SPECIAL!! Planning a Summer Vacation in the Catskills? Weekend Getaway?

COME and ENJOY the BEAUTIFUL WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE to get COZY on the COOL FALL CATSKILLS nights! OR Enjoy the OUTSIDE FIRE PIT and Sit around with family and friends and make S’mores and enjoy the beautiful stars in the sky!

NEWLY INSTALLED SUPER MAX CENTRAL AIR Throughout the ENTIRE home!!! You will enjoy the summer -cool and chilled with this 2020 Central AC System!

CLOSE to STATE PARKS! *******
MINE KILL STATE PARK!
KIRKSIDE PARK!

Did we say we were PET FRIENDLY?!!!!
YES! Pets are our family so of course they should come along!!!

CHILD FRIENDLY!! FAMILY FRIENDLY!!

PET FRIENDLY!!
Please note there is a pet fee of 150, per pet, per stay

We have 3 beautiful bedrooms/ 2 baths!
Master bedroom is large and spacious with a very large beautiful attached bathroom!

Outside we have the Firepit for everyone to sit around and enjoy each other’s company along with the gazebo where you can sit in and have privacy and/or our 8 ft brand new picnic table where you can grill lunch/dinner outside and all your family and friends can sit around and enjoy the Catskills fresh mountain air!!

Very Close to the WEDDING Venue -BLENHEIM FARM!! Perfect home and property for your guests to stay on your beautiful occassion!

KITCHEN IS FULLY STOCKED -Pots, Pans, Oil, Spices, Keurig Coffee Machine, K Cups, Tupperware, Mixing Bowls, and Much More to help create your Gourmet Meal or other Holiday Meals or Any Other Time!!!

TOPS Grocery Store which is 5 minutes away in town has EVERYTHING needed to make family meals and more!!

We have EXCELLENT FREE WIFI SERVICE (Cable Service) throughout the home for numerous devices which means you can work from home here in the Catskills and our Cell Phone reception is 100% - 4 bars! We do have Cable channels and smart TV for Netflix app and others!

LAPTOP FRIENDLY WORKSPACE!
WASHER AND DRYER!

AC, FAST WiFi, PETS WELCOMED!!

A cozy atmosphere complete with a Smart TV and wood-burning fireplace plus the spacious deck overlooking the beautiful property makes this home a peaceful, quiet and tranquil respite!

Our home also includes a HUSH blanket to optimize your sleep and reduce stress!

The home is CLEANED, DISINFECTED and SANITIZED after EVERY stay!

Wind down on the large deck, soaking up the fresh air of Upstate New York, savoring quality time with your loved ones, and admiring the view. You'll be looking out onto the beautiful, open property dotted with trees and Mount Utsayantha in the distance!

Enjoy the outdoors by the cozy warm fire pit and make memories by enjoying each other’s company and making s’mores under the night skies and bright stars!

An ADDED Feature-

We also have a New Complete Water Filtration system throughout the home- that removes many kinds of contaminants and impurities from your water! A plus here in the mountains of the Catskills!

FAMILY FRIENDLY !!
Have the family sit around the dining table and play our numerous board games we supply and have that special time together. Or have the kids watch DVD movies from our kids collection of movies!

Perfect spot for the kids to get out run around and get fresh air! We have a Spacious kitchen, with all the amenities, 3 brand new bedrooms to sleep comfortable. Two beautiful bathrooms, the master bedroom has 2 sinks with rainfall shower, Everything is brand new! The home was built this year! Yes! We have FREE WIFI, which is not often the case in the Mountain Areas. We are also minutes away from The Blenheim Hill Farm Wedding Venue. Enjoy the wedding and then come to enjoy the privacy and views of the Catskills Mountains! There are music festivals, Zoom Flume (water park), Mountain biking and skiing, paragliding off Mt. Utsayantha, golfing minutes away, rivers & reservoirs for fishing, kayaking, swimming and tubing, farmer's markets, restaurants, wineries and breweries - the list is endless! Also, close to wedding venues! Bring the kids and enjoy nearby farm visits where you can pet the goats and feed the chickens! This is the perfect home away from home for your Catskills vacation! FREE complimentary gift to guests for every stay! Also, home is CLEANED and SANITIZED with disinfectant after EVERY stay.

Your very own Private Paradise, 14 acres for your family and friends to roam around and enjoy the beautiful scenery !

UTSAYANTHA PARK - Public Access Site!
CANOEING! KAYAKING! FISHING!!
ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL HUGE LAKE- 5 MINUTE AWAY!

Attractions:
Stamford Golf Club
Here you will find 18 holes in one of the most peaceful locations in New York State. The Stamford Golf Club was organized and founded in July 1897
163 Taylor Road, Stamford, New York 12167

Indian Trail Park
5 South St, Stamford, New York 12167
Great outdoor space for sport lovers with swimming pool, tennis,
basketball and handball courts and playground for toddlers to age 12.

Stamford Library
117 Main St, Stamford

Jefferson Farmer Market
221 Creamery St, Jefferson, NY 12093
Runs from Saturday of Memorial Day weekend to Saturday of Columbus Day weekend, 9 am—12 pm inside the Maple Museum. Local vendors offer a full range of meat products, produce in season, maple products, honey, fiber products, baked goods and more.

Mount Utsayantha Fire Tower
NY 23 east from the village of Stamford, right on Mountain Avenue. This mountain is a village park and you can either hike or drive the one mile gravel road to the summit. There is a 680 foot elevation gain for the one mile road. Climb the fire tower to gen 360 degree view.

Mountain Brook Farm
393 B G Partridge Rd, Windham, NY 12496
Mountain Brook Farm Offers A Multitude of Services Catering to all horse minded people, first-timers and equine enthusiasts alike!

The Vineyard at Windham
11 Mount View Estates Road, Windham, New York 12496
Sitting on 4 acres, vineyard overlooks Windham Mountain and its surrounding year-round beauty. Their testing room offers the unique opportunity to taste best-rated wines from New York State.

New York Zipline Adventures
7740 Main Street
Hunter, NY 12442
Longest & Highest Zipline Canopy tour in North America. Highly recommend!

Howe Caverns/Cave tour
255 Discovery Drive, Howes Cave, NY 12092

The largest show cave in the Northeast U.S., and is the second most visited natural attraction in the state of NY. Traditional 90 minute boat tour costs

Mine Kill State Park
Offers year-round recreation, including snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, fishing, boating, hiking, mountain-biking, and swimming. The park features an Olympic-sized swimming pool, playground, numerous picnic tables, and charcoal grills on site.

Kaaterskill Falls -The most beautiful waterfall in Catskills

North South Lake
Very close to Kaatserskill Falls, and has many activities you can do include camping, hiking, Playground, boating, fishing, swimming at the beach, and picnicking.

The Rat Hole is located on Kaaterskill Creek, just below Moore's Bridge. In the summer, it's a popular swimming spot and can get quite crowded with people jumping off the rocks.

SKI RESORTS:
Windham Mountain
19 Resort Dr, Windham, NY 12496
The most upscale of Catskill ski resorts with 285 skiable acres, 53 trails and 12 lifts. Trails range from easy to advanced skiing. There’s night skiing, equipment valet, childcare, ski-in spa, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. Season typically runs late November through until late March. Make sure to buy tickets in advance to avoid lines.

HUNTER MOUNTAIN
64 Klein Ave Hunter, NY 12442
The second highest peak in the Catskills and the highest in Greene County. The largest snowtubing park in the state is at Hunter Mountain.

Plattekill Mountain
469 Plattekill Rd, Roxbury, NY 12474
38 trails for skiing and snowboarding with 1100’ vertical drop. Offers snowtubing and private lessons. Open on weekends and holidays, plus mid-week when there is more than one foot of snow on the ground

Belleayre Mountain
181 Galli Curci Rd, Highmount, NY 12441
8 lifts with a summit of 3,429 feet and a vertical drop of 1,404 feet. With 50 trails for downhill skiing, including some of the best glade skiing in New York

Guest access
Bring your family and friends to enjoy the entire home and 14.3 acres to yourself! We have a lockbox on the premises for you to enter the home. The key code is changed after every stay giving you the comfort of safety knowing this is your special code for you only. No Contact Check-In or Check-out! AC, FAST WiFi, Pets Welcome!

Other things to note
Come visit Our property in Stamford NY -Queen of the Catskills! We are about 20 MINUTES away to all ski areas, HUNTER, WINDAM, and Plattekill Mountains. We are close to many Wedding Venues as well. We are about 30 minutes away from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum., Cooperstown, NY. We are about 5 minutes away from the New York Safety Track that provides a safe and exciting environment for you and your family. From motorcycles to dirt bikes - there is everything you need to turn your weekend into a mini-vacation! There is Zoom Flume for the hot summer days! There is the Catskill trail where you can walk or hike for miles! Visit the Mt. Utsayantha tower high above the clouds to see the most beautiful magnificent views you could ever imagine! In Town, there is Tops Supermarket, TP's Cafe for breakfast and lunch which we Highly recommend. Mac-A-Doodles restaurant for ice cream, shakes, burgers, etc, Lisanti's Restaurant for American food, Mamma Maria's Restaurant for Italian food, Vasta's Bistro and Pizzeria for Italian food and Ming Moon Restaurant for Chinese food. Also in Town is Tandem Antique Shop for all your antique needs. Vasta's Miracle Lanes Bowling Alley for the kids! Visit Mount Utsayantha Fire Tower - it has an observatory and a viewing tower and you can also para-glide off Mount Utsayantha as well! Visit the Historical Catskill Trails where you can walk, bike for miles and miles. The property is walking distance to the Stamford Golf Course - an 18 hole course. Nearby is the Zone Summer Camp, so you can visit them while have your own privacy. Come to the Catskills and enjoy all there is to offer! We promise you will love it! Also, home is CLEANED and SANITIZED with disinfectant after EVERY stay.
Planning a Spring/Summer Vacation or weekend getaway? We have the PERFECT Spot! FAST WiFi! PETS FRIENDLY! BEAUTIFUL WOOD FIREPLACE or OUTDOOR FIRE PIT-get COZY on cool Catskills nights!Get away to your own PRIVATE Catskills Retreat sitting on 14.3 ACRES of open level land,with the home set back 1000 FT from the road to ensure you have the best privacy for you!Level land with incredible scenery for all to enjoy!Walk o… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 1 bunk bed

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Indoor fireplace
Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Iron
Hangers
TV with standard cable/satellite
Hair dryer
Dedicated workspace

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Stamford, New York, United States

Walking distance to 18 hole Golf course. Near the Catskills trails as well as Mayhem pond. A short drive to Oneonta where you can find all restaurants, movie theaters, entertainment, and attractions, the town of Stamford is a small quaint place, where you can walk and find restaurants, antique shops, thrift stores, art gallery and a beautiful small park with a gazebo to sit and view the beautiful mountains and sky. There are many old Victorian homes to view that have been built dating back to the 1800's.
Attractions:
Stamford Golf Club
Here you will find 18 holes in one of the most peaceful locations in New York State. The Stamford Golf Club was organized and founded in July 1897
163 Taylor Road, Stamford, New York 12167

Indian Trail Park
5 South St, Stamford, New York 12167
Great outdoor space for sport lovers with swimming pool, tennis,
basketball and handball courts and playground for toddlers to age 12.

Stamford Library
117 Main St, Stamford

Jefferson Farmer Market
221 Creamery St, Jefferson, NY 12093
Runs from Saturday of Memorial Day weekend to Saturday of Columbus Day weekend, 9 am—12 pm inside the Maple Museum. Local vendors offer a full range of meat products, produce in season, maple products, honey, fiber products, baked goods and more.

Mount Utsayantha Fire Tower
NY 23 east from the village of Stamford, right on Mountain Avenue. This mountain is a village park and you can either hike or drive the one mile gravel road to the summit. There is a 680 foot elevation gain for the one mile road. Climb the fire tower to gen 360 degree view.

Mountain Brook Farm
393 B G Partridge Rd, Windham, NY 12496
Mountain Brook Farm Offers A Multitude of Services Catering to all horse minded people, first-timers and equine enthusiasts alike!

The Vineyard at Windham
11 Mount View Estates Road, Windham, New York 12496
Sitting on 4 acres, vineyard overlooks Windham Mountain and its surrounding year-round beauty. Their testing room offers the unique opportunity to taste best-rated wines from New York State.

New York Zipline Adventures
7740 Main Street
Hunter, NY 12442
Longest & Highest Zipline Canopy tour in North America. Highly recommend!

Howe Caverns/Cave tour
255 Discovery Drive, Howes Cave, NY 12092
518-296-8900
The largest show cave in the Northeast U.S., and is the second most visited natural attraction in the state of NY. Traditional 90 minute boat tour costs

Mine Kill State Park
Offers year-round recreation, including snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, fishing, boating, hiking, mountain-biking, and swimming. The park features an Olympic-sized swimming pool, playground, numerous picnic tables, and charcoal grills on site.

Kaaterskill Falls -The most beautiful waterfall in Catskills

North South Lake
Very close to Kaatserskill Falls, and has many activities you can do include camping, hiking, Playground, boating, fishing, swimming at the beach, and picnicking.

The Rat Hole is located on Kaaterskill Creek, just below Moore's Bridge. In the summer, it's a popular swimming spot and can get quite crowded with people jumping off the rocks.

SKI RESORTS:
Windham Mountain
19 Resort Dr, Windham, NY 12496
(518) 734-4300
The most upscale of Catskill ski resorts with 285 ski-able acres, 53 trails and 12 lifts. Trails range from easy to advanced skiing. There’s night skiing, equipment valet, childcare, ski-in spa, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. Season typically runs late November through until late March. Make sure to buy tickets in advance to avoid lines.

HUNTER MOUNTAIN
800-486-8376
64 Klein Ave Hunter, NY 12442
The second highest peak in the Catskills and the highest in Greene County. The largest snow-tubing park in the state is at Hunter Mountain.

Plattekill Mountain
469 Plattekill Rd, Roxbury, NY 12474
(607) 326-3500
38 trails for skiing and snowboarding with 1100’ vertical drop. Offers snow-tubing and private lessons. Open on weekends and holidays, plus mid-week when there is more than one foot of snow on the ground

Belleayre Mountain
181 Galli Curci Rd, Highmount, NY 12441
(845) 254-5600
8 lifts with a summit of 3,429 feet and a vertical drop of 1,404 feet. With 50 trails for downhill skiing, including some of the best glade skiing in New York

Hosted by Carolyn And Gerald

Joined in August 2019
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Carolyn and Gerald We live on Long Island, NY and I would visit my grandparents as a young girl every summer in the Catskills. A few years ago we purchased property up here in the Catskills and it brought back so many wonderful memories of my childhood. That is when we decided to seek the most open property to build a beautiful brand new home for visitors to stay and make special memories of their own with their families.
Carolyn and Gerald We live on Long Island, NY and I would visit my grandparents as a young girl every summer in the Catskills. A few years ago we purchased property up here in the…
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Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed
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