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Peaceful stone cottage on the Wallkill River, Gardiner, just south of New Paltz

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's2
Property type house

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in New Paltz - RIVER HAVEN

House - 3 BR, 2.5 BA, Sleeps 6-8

Make yourself at home is this very sweet and elegant stone cottage. The river is right out the back door and attracts a wonderful wildlife display any time of the year. There is a working fireplace in the living room. There are wide oak floors throughout. There is a view of river and woods out of almost every window. This is a wonderful home for enjoying family reunions, romantic getaways, or a gathering of friends. You can cook your own meals in the stunning gourmet kitchen,or have your dinner catered by one of our excellent local caterers. The neighborhood is filled with world class activities. There is hiking, biking, climbing and picnicking on the beautiful Shawangunk Ridge at Mohonk Preserve and Minniwaska Park. Winter sports include cross country skiing and sledding. You are 50 minutes from downhill skiing and 10 minutes from both New Paltz and Gardiner, where there are multiple restaurants, bars, wineries as well as yoga, massage and shopping

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Owner
Laurie Willow
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
29 November, 2016
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About Laurie Willow

I am a builder and Realtor and a grandmother. I love the Shawangunk RIdge, and often ride my horse Ruby on the miles of beautiful trails there. I like to canoe in the Wallkill River, which abuts the property.

Laurie Willow purchased this house in 2008

Why Laurie Willow chose Hudson Valley

The house is next door (with privacy and distance) from the house I live in. It is close enough to service, and far away enough to give guests privacy.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

Peaceful stone cottage on the Wallkill River, Gardiner, just south of New Paltz
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
5

Everything I hoped for!

  • 5 of 5

I recently came here for a weekend retreat with my two brothers and we all loved it. The house, yard, and river are all so beautiful and peaceful. We didn't want to leave. Also, Laurie is such a pro that there wasn't a thing we needed that wasn't already there. She even came over the first night to help us set up a fire!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

oh so peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Love this place. Want this place. Idyllic setting.

Property as described, clean and well-maintained, would recommend to all types of travellers.

Shawangunk Mountains beautiful, Gardiner & New Paltz fun to visit (good farm to table restaurants!)

Owner helpful & delightful.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Had my wedding here and it couldn't have been more perfect!

  • 5 of 5

The home is beautiful and comfortable in every detail, the property is the definition of tranquility and the setting was ideal for a rustic outdoor wedding, there is literally a perfect level location for a tent that fits 80 guests with a built in dance floor (concrete foundation). The morning of the wedding I enjoyed my coffee in absolute peacefulness on the deck as the morning mist rose off the river and later that day my guests all raved about the beautiful setting (including the white "cranes" that happened to fly by during the ceremony), the day after the wedding we enjoyed fishing, swimming and kayaking with my flower girls and our families, when we had the house to ourselves we couldn't feel more at home. The master bedroom was a great spot for me "the bride" to get ready with my girls and on the ground floor was a cool room for the groom to settle his nerves. The location was easy to find on gps and the road that ends at the river was large enough parking for all of our guests. Hope to rent it for my 1 year anniversary! Maybe we will throw another party, the first one was so much fun!

And seriously, the owner Laurie, was the best!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Stacey. Your wedding energy was so sweet that it made a beautiful aura in the neighborhood. And thanks for taking such good care of River Haven! Laurie
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5

Cozy and comfortable home - Wonderful host

  • 5 of 5

My family and l (3 adults) stayed with our small yorkie. The house was cozy, clean and comfortable. Laurie was a wonderful, accommodating host ensuring we had everything we needed. The fireplace was a treat to use and the animals were fun to meet, especially the adorable mini donkey.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Peaceful and fun!

  • 5 of 5

Laurie was such a welcoming, amazing host! It was such a pleasure having her and her fabulous animals next door. I stayed at the cottage with my kids and family friends. The children all loved feeding her chickens and petting and currying the donkey and horse. We all loved the fresh eggs for breakfast! The kitchen was well stocked with everything you needed. It was a pleasure to just sit with a good book and watch the river. My kids loved exploring the river banks and watching the birds. The location of the cottage was fantastic, close to hiking and to town. We plan to be back! Thanks so much, Laurie!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quiet, clean, well-supplied family getaway.

  • 5 of 5

Our family and guests were all comfortable and happy here. Great family spaces and private spaces inside; and wonderful outdoor atmosphere. We used the home for the week of West Point graduation and were very happy with it.

Laurie Willow is easy to work with and close by.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Car: necessary

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in New Paltz, Hudson Valley

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Rate for 4 people
20 Mar 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
1 night minimum stay
£374
for 1 night
From
£296
£2,050
£7,331
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £32 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£374
for 1 night
From
£296
£2,050
£7,331
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £32 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20
cleaning fee £79

parties or events of over 10 people add a surcharge of $200 to $1,000. The quote generated by this website may be incorrect as I have specials and I don't charge for children. Please contact me for an accurate quote.
Laurie Willow

Owner'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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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in New Paltz in New York

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • river
  • Water View
  • waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
    Half Bathroom -
  • Master bathroom has a jetted tub and a full glass shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 twins or kingsize
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • The second b.edroom has a daybed which is 2 twin size beds. These can be put together for a kingsize bed
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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