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All Season Camp for Your Adirondack Adventures, 5 miles to Whitetace Mountain

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cabin
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cabin in Wilmington - The Homestead on Haselton Rd

Cozy Camp with Mountain Views, Sleeps 6, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Washer/Dryer

'The Homestead,' our freshly renovated two bedroom, one bathroom camp, just 4 miles from Whiteface Mountain Ski Center, features a large dining/communing area, as well as private areas perfect for rest, relaxation and solitude.

Surrounded by nature's beauty, we also have the conveniences of being in town, with an ATM, grocery store, and restaurants nearby!

Our 'cross-roads' location on Haselton Rd in the picturesque town of Wilmington, NY means you are never far from adventure, and never far from home.

After a day of fun, you return to all the conveniences of home:

-- Fully equipped eat-in kitchen, with seating for six at the table and four at the breakfast bar, 

-- First floor washer/dryer, 

-- Free Wireless Internet, 

-- Secure, keyless entry (access code for the length of your stay. No keys to pick up or drop off), 

-- DishTV (One TV the Family Room, second one in Upstairs Bedroom), 

-- Linens and towels provided. 

-- Private downstairs bedroom with a full-size bed, 

-- Private upstairs loft bedroom with a full-size bed and two twin-size beds, 

-- Two full-size futons in the living rooms for alternate sleeping arrangements 

-- Pack-and-Play travel crib (please bring your own crib sheets), 

-- Large back deck, perfect place for all your outdoor sports equipment 

-- Patio with Gas Grill and Adirondack Chairs, 

-- Easy access to our town's Groceries, Restaurants, Bank ATM, Post Office, Churches 

-- and more! 

We hope to offer small groups and families the chance to find the same enjoyment that we have received from visiting the Adirondacks for generations. We offer a lot of value for reasonable rates at our cozy home, because we think people can enjoy the outside without losing modern amenities inside.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Mary and Michael Dowd
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 November, 2016

About Mary and Michael Dowd

This recently fully updated camp has been our family's Adirondack home-away-from-home for four generations. Our grandfather grew up in the area, and wanted to share the beauty of Adirondacks with his grandchildren. In the same spirit that he shared this camp and the Adirondacks with all of us, we look forward to sharing it with you for your vacation.

Mary and Michael Dowd purchased this cabin in 1960

Why Mary and Michael Dowd chose Whiteface Mountain

We have so many wonderful memories of time spent here with our family. It is a playground for all ages in all year round. And our location made for a quick trip to whatever was the day’s preferred activity.

In any season there is hiking to be found for all ages and levels of expertise from the trails around Lake Placid, to the challenge of the 46 High Peaks.

In summer our parents would make a picnic lunch and we would all go spend the day at Mirror Lake Beach swimming and sunning and playing in the sand or some catch-and-release fishing. We would sometimes finish up with a walk through town for ice-cream or a nice dinner at one of the wonderful restaurants.

In the Winter we would wake up in the dark to pack everyone in the car so we could be the first on the slopes at Whiteface. Or if we wanted to sleep in there were trips to Lake Placid for a trip across Mirror Lake on a dog sled, or the thrill of flying down the toboggan slide and out over the frozen water. Always followed by hot chocolate and cozy chats at home with the people you love.

What makes this cabin unique

We hope to offer small groups and families the chance to find the same enjoyment that we have received from visiting the Adirondacks for generations. The house has an open-plan area for dining and communing, but private areas as well for rest and relaxation apart from the group. We offer a lot of value for reasonable rates at our cozy home, because we think people can enjoy the outside without losing modern amenities inside.

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

All Season Camp for Your Adirondack Adventures, 5 miles to Whitetace Mountain
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Wilmington. Mary and Michael were very responsive and gave us great ideas for things to do in the area. There home is located in a very pleasant spot and we had privacy. Lake Placid was only 25 minutes away and we enjoyed visiting the Olympic sights and Whiteface mountain. Their home is cozy and had enough beds for all of us - family of six. Would definitely stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Powder Springs, Georgia
5

Awesome cabin, great location!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great cabin that is very close to Whiteface mountain. The cabin was very roomy, well stocked and very clean. I was up for the Wilmington Whiteface MTB race and this is a great home base for that event as well as any of the other biking events in the summer. The cabin has easy access to for both road and mountain bike racers to train and prepare for events. The owners were very easy to communicate with and provided quick response with any questions. I will definitely choose this place again next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

cozy and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Great cabin close to Whiteface. atmosphere perfect for a relaxing, laid back ski weekend. place was comfortable and well equipped. stated warm despite record cold temps. Will surely return.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Cozy camp, great location

  • 4 of 5

Your house was really lovely and it cozy and warm when we arrived. Plenty of room for all of us!

Your camp is so close to everything! We were at Whiteface one day, did some cross country skiing at Mt Van Hovenburg and were also able to enjoy a trip to the High Gorge for a nice long hike along the river.

Your suggestions for things to do and places to eat were all spot on! We had dinner at the Rosalia's right around the corner from you one night and loved it!

Thank you for a lovely place to stay during our great vacation. We are already making plans to stay there again!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Wilmington, Whiteface Mountain

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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3 night minimum stay
£510
for 3 nights
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£835
£2,014
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £47
Property Damage Protection £47
Tax Rate 10.75%

This is a 100% no smoking property.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Wilmington in Adirondacks

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Main Floor Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
    Upstairs Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , This bedroom has two cozy reading areas and a DishTV.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

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