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Spectacular all season well equipped retreat with stunning views.

Bedrooms 7
Space 5,400 sq. ft.
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

7 BR 4 Bath hilltop Chalet on 26 private acres. Spacious and comfortable.

This spectacular mountain retreat is perfectly set up to accommodate family gatherings, corporate retreats, friendship reunions and much more. Home can comfortably sleep 22 people. Built atop the rolling hills of Old Chatham NY, you'll find peace and relaxation. The views are as spectacular as the setting and the grounds around the home. Enjoy the grounds, two small ponds and many hiking areas in and around the horse barn and corral. The private, 26 acre property, is a short drive to several charming villages, great restaurants, the Town of Hudson, hiking, swimming, fishing, tennis, skate boarding, cross country and downhill skiing and activities for everyone. Albany Airport is only 22 miles from our home. Home is very large yet is wonderfully set up for kids and families to share quiet and cozy spaces. There are three large living areas within the home. Five of the bedrooms have queen size beds. A bunk room on the lower level is perfect for kids young and old alike. All rooms in the house are open, airy and spacious. The Bedrooms on the lowest level have multiple beds. This beautiful getaway spot provided great accommodations along with dramatic panoramic views of the Berkshires, Catskills and more. Relax in the large family room, enjoy the modern well equipped kitchen....enjoy great dining spaces both inside and out. There is also a large solarium room with wonderful seating for large groups and a separate area for small children. There are also separate, large areas in the house for children or adults needing some private time. The huge room over the garage is great for kids and yoga enthusiasts. Enjoy socializing with family and friends on the huge wrap around deck with outdoor dining table and barbecue. 5,200 square foot home has three levels so as to spread out the sleeping quarters but always keeping the focus on the expansive views. The lower level alone can sleep up to 10 people. The two upper level floors are incredibly spacious with separate living areas, spacious bedrooms and bathrooms(four in total) . Relax and take in the spectacular natural outdoor scenery. Ask us about adding on daily maid service or a personal chef which can be arranged directly with the outside service at an extra cost. Outdoor recreation includes hiking, nature walks through this private gated estate, bird watching, and fishing in 2 private ponds. (please be sure to bring your fishing equipment.) Downhill and cross country skiiing nearby. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter, marvel at the surrounding countryside, whatever the season, beauty abounds. Visit the nearby nature center, Crellin Park (has separate beach area), Golf and Tennis are a short drive away, or take part in the various, local music and film festivals, fairs and local activities in and around Chatham and he hudson Valley. There is also an indoor tennis facility only four miles from the house. It's a spectacular retreat perfect for you and your group.

Adam or Rich
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 June, 2017

About Adam or Rich

We own and rent other properties....from this mountaintop retreat to a small cape cod waterfront condo. We love creating beautiful environments and experiences for our guests.

Adam or Rich purchased this lodge in 2014

Why Adam or Rich chose Hudson Valley

This property is meticulously maintained and offers something for everyone. It is totally private and an incredible treat for all. Certainly a place to relax and have a good time but not a "wild party house" please.

What makes this lodge unique

Very large home is perfect for corporate retreats, family reunions and other gatherings, etc.

Horse stalls and corrals on the property allow you to bring your own horse if you like. Ask us about boarding your horse during your stay or if you would like to arrange a carriage ride. Come stay with us and enjoy.

Guestbook comments from the owner

“One of the most beautiful homes and properties I have ever visited. The views are really indescribable. The serenity and seclusion are second to none. Every room was well appointed, every feature was beautifully done and the house is very well thought out. Especially the common areas. Great place.”
Jul 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday lodge in Chatham in Columbia County

Property Type:
  • lodge
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 5400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 24
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
  • village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
  • 4 full bathrooms
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 7 - 3 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
  • Two bedrooms with Queen beds and shared bath on top level. Three bedrooms on main level, two Queen and one Full bed. Full bath with spa tub as well as second full bath on this main level. Lower level has one bedroom with a Queen and one Full size bed and a very large bunk room with three Full beds and one Twin. Full bath and full laundry set up on this level.
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
This is a luxury home but is incredibly affordable for large groups. We make every effort to provide an outstanding experience for our guests


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

Spectacular all season well equipped retreat with stunning views.
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews

Great house on a fantastic property

  • 5 of 5

Myself and a large group of friends consisting of 15 adults and 8 young children rented the property for a long weekend away. The location is a pretty perfect compromise for a group coming from NYC and Boston. The house far exceeded our expectations and the property is remarkably beautiful. Suffice to say, we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Peter, You and your group were terrific. We appreciate you taking such good care of our property. And, very happy to hear you had a great time. We would love to have you back. All the best, Rich
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Waterloo, Iowa

We drove up to the property and all any one could say was "WOW!"

  • 5 of 5

We traveled with a student science and technology team for a national competition held in the area. We wanted a house, rather than a hotel, so our team could continue to work on projects as well as relax together. This house had the needed space to do just that. The pictures online made the house and property look great, but honestly they did not do it justice. The house, property, and view are absolutely stunning! The kitchen was well equipped for cooking for our crowd as well. If you choose this house, you must visit Chatham, it is an adorable little town! Adam and Rich were easy to work with and were helpful when it came to making travel plans. They did a great job keeping in contact and making things as smooth as possible. The only problem we encountered was that it was hard to leave! Everyone in our group wished we had more time to stay longer!

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Amy, Thank you for the very kind words and we are thrilled your group had such a terrific time. We hope to have you back! Rich and Adam
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Wonderful stay for family reunion

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed here last weekend and had a great time. The house was well equipped to sleep all of us 11 adults and 1 toddler with a group of 6 adults who came to visit during the day time. We had plenty of space. There is an outdoor enclosed patio that would have been ideal for dinner for all of us if it weren't for the single digit weather and 20mph gusts of wind. Patio is unheated. The one thing to note is that patio is off a bedroom. Also, there isn't enough flatware, plates, and bowls for a big group. We had to pick up some to fill in the gaps. So just a heads up to future visitors. The town of Chatham is really close. Brewery, cheese shop, grocery store, nearby hiking. We'd love to go back!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boston, MA

Great for families!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a long weekend in the winter and had a wonderful time at the house. We had five couples all with little kids and there was more than enough space for all of us. Bedrooms are all big enough to accommodate pack-n-plays. Plenty of bathrooms. Kitchen is well stocked with everything you need to cook (food delivery options are limited). Great sledding hill and the kiddos loved to see the horses. Absolutely amazing views. Would highly recommend for groups. Thanks to Rich and Adam for hosting us. We would love to come again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves and our winter wonderland in Old Chatham. We would love to have you and your families return any time. We agree it is a great place to spread out and enjoy yet feel very cozy at the same time. Let us know about your food desires for next time and we can arrange food delivery or better yet a chef to cook in or deliver prepared food for you and your family. Remember each season holds its own special treats at our place. Lots of winter options as well as summer and autumn activities. Thanks again for your visit and please be sure to come see us again. Best to you. Rich and Adam
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Newport, RI

Just amazing!

  • 5 of 5

We had a big group of parents and kids (16 total) there is more than enough room for everyone. The seating and fireplace and everything is perfect. Sledding out the front door for the kids. Very comfortable beds! Thank you so much. We will be back for sure!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ted, We are thrilled that you and your family had a great time. We would love to have you all come back in the future. The fall is also absolutely beautiful up there (late September through mid November). The summers get booked up early. We are also happy to pass along a discount to returning guests. Best, Rich
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Stunning! The house, the property, & the views are all amazing! Great country experience: 10/10

  • 5 of 5

We had a family group of 20 adults/kids for Thanksgiving week. From the moment we arrived everyone was amazed by the house itself and the views from the top of the hill where the log home sits. Everything was very clean, which is very important to us. The 3 levels and 7 bedrooms is a great amount space and we never felt cramped. Incredible country experience. Adam the owner could not be more helpful. He was very responsive when needed. This was our second time staying here and it won't be our last! Highly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Hudson, NY
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Many of various prices
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
quite a few

Superb location near many smaller and larger towns. Hudson is 12 miles away and Albany is about 22 miles from the house. The town of Chatham is only three miles away. Lots to do. Local hiking, biking, fishing, hunting, tennis, etc.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday lodge in Chatham, New York

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 May 2017 - 28 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
29 Jun 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £185.53
n/a £0
n/a £0
Pet Fee £154.61
Property Damage Protection £61.07
n/a £0

We do our best to provide an excellent experience for our guests and ask that our guests remember to take care of the house.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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