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Secluded Gore Mountain Pine-Panelled Getaway

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Wireless Internet
  • Barbecue

Overview

About the property

5BR 2 bathrooms Forest/Park Vacation Rental Johnsburg, New York USA

This is a perfect family vacation retreat on 15 secluded wooded acres in the Adirondack Park. Our completely furnished, pine-paneled, comfortable chalet features a wood-burning stove and a large deck with a charcoal grill. A screened porch has been added for summer dining and relaxing. A new winter parking area has been added at the top of the driveway to provide easy access to the road in snowy weather.

Enjoy nearby skiing, hiking, boating, swimming, fishing, golfing, and tennis, along with day trips to Lake George, Lake Placid, and other tourist sites.There is now a 42" flat screen smart TV to stream shows from your computer. There is also a movie collection, WII , Xbox 360, & printer for your convenience. Rain or snow, you will be comfortable. There fishing poles for the kids. They can fish off the pier in Lake George.(excellent Bass there). There are day packs to take the kids hiking. Pack a lunch & go.There is also a Generator in case of a power outage.

More Details

Property Manager
Jeffrey Taylor
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2017

About Jeffrey Taylor

My wife & I grew up in the hustle & bustle of New Jersey/New York City. we rented the home once a year & when it went on the market, we jumped at the opportunity to buy. We hope you enjoy the Chalet as much as we do.

Why Jeffrey Taylor chose Adirondacks

This Chalet is right in the middle of the action.You have all the ski areas ,Schroon lake to the north, Lake George to the south, Lake Placid one hour north, white water rafting on the Hudson, hiking trails all around, fine restaurants at Lake George. The Chalet is hidden on 10 acres of solitude. It's a home away from home

What makes this house unique

We fell in love with the chalet because there are no real neighbors.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Johnsburg in Warren County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • There really is only one rule; Always try to leave the place better than when you got there.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • Conservatory
  • Wood Decking
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
A large open area downstairs with seating and table and chairs provides a play area if the weather is inclement.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

Secluded Gore Mountain Pine-Panelled Getaway
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews
5

Remarkable value for a remarkable space

  • 5 of 5

We two families shared Claudette's Gore Mountain cabin for a long weekend last week. it was our first time there but not we hope our last. Claudette was flexible and accommodating when were arranged our stay, and her local contact answered the phone quickly to help guide us when we arrived in the dark, and when we called subsequently for information about the area. The cabin is 10 minutes from the Gore Mountain gondolas, on a secluded hilltop crowned with birch, pine, and maple. It is a beautifully crafted structure that would not be out of place in Sun Valley or Aspen, filled with light from a monumentally windowed southwest wall. The quality of the workmanship is exemplary : there are no sticky doors, cranky locks, drafty windows, dodgy electric switches or creaky stairs. Its six well-appointed bedrooms and two common areas allow kids to have their own space separate from adults. The beds are excellent. The kitchen is packed with every possible vessel and utensil from griddle to fondue forks, and clearly organized so that we could rapidly find what we needed to cook up a series of great meals. Previous guests left the pantry well stocked with essential spices and basic condiments. We appreciated how dog-friendly the owner is, and how neat and clean we found the space when we arrived. An accommodation providing this much space and this level of comfort for this price is a remarkable value.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Well built, well kept, generally lovely

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Claudette's property for a long weekend. There were originally supposed to be about 7 of us, but we dwindled down to 4 by the time we arrived. There is definitely room in the house for 8-10 people. We found everything about the house pretty much perfect: the kitchen is incredibly well-equipped (a waffle-maker!); the roomy living-dining room is cozy; the beds were comfortable; everything was clean. One of us stayed behind each day to work at the sunny kitchen table and go for long walks with the dog. The road the cottage is on has very little traffic, and hooks up with other roads with little traffic, so even with snow on the ground we could take long walks. The other guests went skiing at Gore, and were thrilled with how close it was. They also found a place to rent skis in Wevertown--also only a short distance away. The managers had everything in tip-top shape in the house; if anything, it was too warm. We turned down the heat :).

We absolutely recommend this cottage! But please don't book it up so that we can't get a weekend next year.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quiet, peaceful, and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

This was our first stay in this home. We throughly enjoyed ourselves with our 2 dogs. The house is very accommodating with plenty of room. It was clean and well equipped for cooking. We were both able to relax with no alarm clocks or daily demands. The dogs were even able to chill, for the location is very private and the only thing to bark at was the flag outside the front door. Definitely a winter favorite getaway. 👍

Renee and Tony

  • Review Submitted: Mar 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Awesome Experience

  • 4 of 5

We loved the chalet the moment we pulled into the snow-laden driveway. The beds were comfortable and the place was roomy and yet cozy. Everything we needed was provided. It was clean and well supplied. I would recommend this to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great house in the woods

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying in this delightful house last week. It accommodates big groups so easily. We hiked in the Crane Mountain area, then enjoyed the cozy comfort back at the cabin. We lit a fire in the living room stove for extra coziness. Everything in order, very commodious. I hope to be back again many times. Betsy Vivas

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fall days near Gore Mountain

  • 5 of 5

We just spent several delightful days at this lovely house near Gore Mountain. In the evenings we had a cheery fire in the living room stove. The house lends itself easily to big groups (we had ten for dinner). We loved the relaxed atmosphere. We had a great hike at nearby Crane Mountain. Betsy Vivas

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
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Location

Beaver Brook Outfitters
Gore Mountain Ski Resort
Lake George Steamboat Company
Adirondack Winery
Water Slide World
Magic Forest
House of Frankenstein Wax Museum
Fun Spot, The
Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Water park
Lake George Boat Rentals
Parasailing Adventures
Lake George Beach
Siamese Ponds
"3 mile walk to lean-to...1 mile walk to Siamese Pond"
Basil & Wick's
"excellent food & night life"
Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Albany
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Rt 8 and Rt 28
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Basil & Wicks
Nearest Ski
8 Miles
Gore Mountain
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Lake George Beach

Lake Placid, Lake George, Schroon Lake, Ft. Ticonderoga are popular day trips from the Chalet. Hiking, Swimming, Jet Skiing and Kayaking are popular in the summer, Downhill and Cross-Country skiing in the winter. A new addition is the Scenic Train that runs between North Creek, Riparius, and Thurman. Hiking at the Siamese Wilderness Tract just off Rt 8. Jet Skiing at Schroon Lake. Boat rentals at Lake George. Pier fishing at Lake George. Water park, Miniature golf, Restaurants, at Lake George. Horse back riding at Chestertown. White water rafting on the Hudson River. Six Flags Great Escape theme park in Queensbury. Outlets in Queensbury. You may need more than a weekend to do all this. I know I did.

For More Info;

http://www.lakegeorgechamber.com/attractions/

Other Activities: Scenic train

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Johnsburg, New York

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£367
for 2 nights
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£184
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £193.26

$875.00/week
security/deposit of $250 due upon booking.
$475/weekend
$85 additional nights

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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