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Grey Gables Circa 1887 Carpenter Gothic Victorian Duplex

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

This home was built in 1887 for the tenant farmers of the 600 acre Font Grove estate owned by the president of the Delaware Hudson Railway. Located In a quiet area backing to woods and near to all that beautiful upstate New York has to offer. This is a spacious 2000 square foot 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath unit that is fully furnished with all that you need for a comfortable stay. All bedrooms and full bath are on the second floor. Eat in kitchen, formal dining room, living room, half bath and back porch are on the first floor. Large master bedroom has a comfortable queen size bed and sitting area. Bedroom room 2 is bicycle themed and also has a queen size bed. Bedroom 3 is spacious and offers 2 cozy twin beds. Closet and dressers in each bedroom. Kitchen is equipped with all that you'll need. If you can't find something, just ask! We probably did not think of it yet! Flat screen TV in the living room comes with internet television/Netflix/Amazon prime. Wireless internet. Bicycles available with advance notice.

Owners will be here to greet you or other key access can be arranged. You have use the right side of the home, yard, porch and right side driveway. Our goal is to make your stay relaxing and comfortable and make a repeat guest out of you!

Set in a quiet location backing to woods in Slingerlands historic district, this home sits on an acre of land near to all that the Capital-Saratoga region is known for. We are across from the rail trail offering miles of walking and biking. Plenty of area activities include leaf peeping, skiing, hiking, biking, lakes, breweries, wineries, Farmers markets, apple orchards, museums, theater, music venues, parks, historic Saratoga Racetrack and more. Easy access from this location to everything beautiful upstate New York has to offer in every season.

Your hosts, Mike and Kim purchased this painted lady in June of 2015 and live in the owners unit on the left side of this 4000+sqft residence. Our dream home is and will always be an ever changing work in progress: always on the lookout for that next perfect antique or Victorian treasure to place inside, to the ongoing exterior yard restoration; adding perennial and vegetable gardens, working on the lawn and path down to the woods or just finding ways to make our guests more comfortable! Their goal is to provide all that one could need to make your stay relaxing and memorable. Between them, Mike and Kim have 7 children and 3 grandchildren scattered about the country, as well as one feisty Jack Russell who you may see wandering around the house or napping on the porch with his feline companion, Simba. If you have questions or a special request please don’t hesitate to contact Mike and Kim to discuss. They will get back to you promptly!

More Details


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Slingerlands in Bethlehem

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 13:00 / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • 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
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Second Floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , First floor
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Master bedroom with sitting area
    The Bicycle Room - 1 Large Double Bed , Cozy Room Bicycle Themed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • ski


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(26 traveller reviews)

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Grey Gables Circa 1887 Carpenter Gothic Victorian Duplex
average rating of 4.9615383 based on 26 reviews

Absolutely PERFECT Experience!

  • 5 of 5

Grey Gables is a very special home, lovingly maintained by owners Mike and Kim. The house was absolutely gorgeous inside and out. It was impeccably decorated, and thoughtfully appointed. The gardens and neighborhood are are beautiful. Mike and Kim couldn't have been friendlier or nicer to deal with. We loved every minute we spent there, and if we are ever in the area in the future, will rent this home again.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and do look forward to welcoming you back at anytime! Mike and Kim
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Charming and memorable!

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed at Grey Gables over the Christmas holidays and we had a wonderful experience. We entertained there and found more than adequate provisions to accomadate my large family for a Christmas Eve dinner. The home was decorated throughout for the holiday season, reminiscent of the Victorian era, we loved it. The owners were available and attentive to our needs. We will not hesitate to return to Grey Gables.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for choosing Grey Gables.
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There were 5 of us here for a family reunion and we had a wonderful time over the Thanksgiving ho

  • 5 of 5

Grey Gables is a wonderful home. The owners obviously have taken pride in providing everything needed in a very comfortable setting.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect property for a family getaway !!

  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful and very clean. We all slept really well. There were five of us and we had plenty of room. The Davis’ were so kind and helpful, we will be back. Thank you so much!!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely beautiful house with phenomenal hosts

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for my sister's wedding and the accommodations could not have been more perfect. Spacious, impeccably appointed, plenty of room. In a word, beautiful. Kim and Michael were fantastic hosts. I would stay here again in a heartbeat!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely house, charming owners, close to everything

  • 5 of 5

Gorgeous property situated right outside of Albany/Troy with charming towns close by. Owners are very attentive and helpful. Overall great pet friendly property.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Owner / Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 February, 2018


Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Albany International Airport
Nearest Train
13 Miles
Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £71.24
Pet Fee £17.81

Check out by 11 am. Check in 4 pm.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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