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Spectacular Waterfront in the Phoenicia Area - Incredible Mountain Views

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 10

Beautiful waterfront home on 4 acres with breathtaking views of the Esopus Creek, Broad Hollow Stream, and Mountains. Guests have always been in awe of the beauty of the setting. Only 1 mile from Phoenicia border-3 miles from Village. Secluded to be a great party house or romantic couples retreat, but not isolated as it is conveniently located on a private road off of Rt 28. All the comforts of home with a fully equipped kitchen, cozy fireplace, and an exercise room with two recumbent bikes and fitness equipment. Amenities also include cable tv, hi-speed wireless internet, and a washer/dryer. Each room has TV & DVD, or maybe you'll prefer listening to the rushing Esopus which can be heard from virtually every room in the house. The lawn is great for sports, running around, or having a campfire. The magnificent 60 foot deck was built for a party and has a section that is covered so that you can stay dry and take a nap outside listening to the rain gently dance on the tin roof.


Owner
Mike Eitelberg
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
24 September, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

What A View!

Review Submitted: March 28, 2009 Date of Stay: March 2009

We really enjoyed our weekend there. We were 10 people; 6 adults and 4 children. The view from the house was incredible. I would recommend this house for all seasons. We stayed during the ski season, but I can imagine that it would be a beautiful place all year round. Owner was very accommodating. Wanted to make sure we enjoyed our weekend. House was nice, updated and clean. We can't wait to go back next year. Thanks again Mike!

Recommended for: Families with Young Children, Pet-friendly, Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Apr 2009
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Allaben in Ulster County

Property Type:
  • house
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Large Room for kids
  • The master bedroom has sliding glass doors that open to the deck. Magnificent views! Every room has a TV and DVD player. The fitness room has 2 incumbent bikes and bow-flex type fitness equipment.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.94 based on 51 reviews
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5

INCREDIBLE!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house at the end of May, to allow our son to flyfish in the area for his high school graduation gift. This house is amazing, and you couldn't ask for a better, more private yet convenient location. My son (age 18) took photos of the house and said he wants one just like it some day! The bedding was VERY comfortable, and we loved the porch out back-great views, lovely breeze, and oh so quiet! The owner was very accomdating - great communication from start to finish. I can't recommend this place highly enough - you will NOT be disappointed if you want a quiet place to relax that's close to restaurants, etc. The town itself is very small and laid back - perfect for a relaxing getaway. If you're fishing, check out Hank Rope (lives near this town) as a guide - so helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2011
  • Date of Stay: May 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect getaway house great host

  • 5 of 5

A group of 10 stayed at the house for 2 nights we were all very happy with the house and professional property management. House was well stocked with everything we needed to cook etc and clean. What a great beautiful quiet location that is just amazing everything we needed to get away from the hustle and bustle of nyc. The house is also very cozy and decorated nicely. Will def come back again. Thanks again Mike and his staff for allowing us to stay at your getaway we had an excellent experience from start to finish.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great getaway

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at the house for one week with eight adults and five children. The accommodations were very good. We had enough space for everyone. There is plenty of room for outdoor activities and the view of the mountains and creek is very serene. Without even asking, the housekeeper replaced a damaged gas grill, spending two hours putting the new one together. Our only complaint was that there was not enough towels and toilet paper. All in all it was a great vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful place

  • 4 of 5

It could have been memorable stay, but unfortunately because of family emergency we had to leave that beautiful scenic place in a hurry. Only thing is they have to clean the house throughly especially spider webs. Mike was very nice, helpful n understandable.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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Wonderful home and great location!

  • 5 of 5

Mike has a incredible house! I enjoyed my stay here for opening weekend of trout season. The maid Holly was very helpful and knowledgeable about the home and surrounding area. Thanks Mike!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent house

  • 5 of 5

This house was exactly what we were looking for! Mike is easy to work with and communicates well.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
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Location

Shandaken is located in the center of the beautiful Catskill Mountain Forests Preserve and 3 miles from the quaint town of Phoenicia which offers unique shopping, delicious food, and tubing down the Esopus Creek. Minutes away are fantastic hiking trails for all desired difficulty levels ranging from Giant Ledge to Mount Tremper Fire Tower. Only 12 miles from Woodstock which offers a wide variety of shops, restaurants , music and cultural events. The drive there offers beautiful country roads and views. The Catskills offers natures best for all seasons whether it's Trout fishing in Spring, tubing down the pristine Esopus in Summer, enjoying fantastic fall foliage in Autumn, or skiing at one of the three major mountain areas nearby (Belleayre 8 miles, Hunter 17 miles, Windham 25 miles away). America’s original wilderness is a region vivid with natural beauty, enticing to the senses, and filled with fun.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Allaben, New York

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Base Rate
2 night minimum stay
£704
for 2 nights
From
£315
£1,163
£4,519
 
 
Fall
3 Sep - 24 Nov
2 night minimum stay
£630
for 2 nights
From
£278
From
£278
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,519
 
Discounts: 8 nights or more: £96 Nightly
 
Winter
25 Nov - 31 Mar
2 night minimum stay
£630
for 2 nights
From
£278
From
£278
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,541
£5,971
 
 
Spring
1 Apr - 23 May
2 night minimum stay
£519
for 2 nights
From
£222
From
£241
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,315
 
Discounts: 8 nights or more: £74 Nightly
 
Summer
24 May - 2 Sep
2 night minimum stay
£704
for 2 nights
From
£315
£1,163
£4,519
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £74.08
Pet Fee £18.52

There are significant discounts available for two week day rentals.

$500 Security Deposit is Required. It is fully refundable and returned within 5 business days as long as no damage is done to the house.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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