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Lake Jeff Tree House - Abundance of windows and outdoor living area in the trees

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Jeffersonville - The Lake Jeff Tree House

On Lake Jefferson, large outdoor living, 4 Bedrooms + Loft, Den,3 Baths sleeps 8

The Lake Jeff Tree House is a chalet style, 2,500 sq. ft., multi-level 4 bedroom, 3 bath home with loft office and lots of glass windows to view nature from. The enormous outdoor deck features a comfortable living room with L-shaped chaise sofa and coffee table, an 8 seat dining table and large 5 burner gas grill with sear station. Once inside the home the tree house feel continues with floor to ceiling vaulted cathedral windows and light streaming in throughout the day.

The Kitchen is large and fully stocked with an 82" farmhouse table to dine at , window over the sink to day dream at while prepping dinner, a gas stove and oven, microwave oven, double sink, dishwasher, and large refrigerator/freezer.

Lake Jefferson is about 300 yards from the rear of the home. It is accessed by a private path off the deck through a field of ferns and the occasional berry bush down through the fairytale woods until you land upon our multi tiered deck and dock along with a Bluestone patio and large picnic table to accommodate your lake side picnics. At the lake you will find 2 kayaks to explore on or dock at one of the lake's many islands and explore. When finished exploring paddle out to the center of the lake to jump off and cool off with a refreshing swim.

In the summer months of July through August you will enjoy picking the wild raspberries and black berries that grow around the property.

We love to surprise our guests with new upgrades to keep things fresh for new and returning guests.

***New Shortline Bus service to Jeffersonvile***

You can now take the Shortline Bus direct from Port Authority NYC to Jeffersonville. The bus stops right in town at the Post Office and runs 2 times daily. Please confirm the arrival and departure times by checking the Shortline Bus website as times may change.

From NYC: Dep. 8am Arrive Jeff at 11:20am

Dep. 4:30pm Arrive Jeff at 7:20pm

To NYC: Dep. 9:30am Arrive NYC at 12:20pm

Dep. 11:40am Arrive NYC at 2:50pm

THE LAYOUT:

-3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on the main level as well as living room, dining room, wonderful outdoor living room and "park rangers deck".

-1 bedroom and 1 bathroom with family room on the lower level walk out.

-Loft office above the kitchen overlooking the living room with a view of the tree tops through the gabled roof.

The home is very private but only 1 mile down the hill to the Hamlet of Jeffersonville where you will find all of your needs met. Supermarket, gas station, barber shop, beauty shop, restaurants, antique barn, deli, restaurants and much more.

Please note that this is a No Shoe home. We ask that you remove your shoes before entering the home. Slippers are provided for your additional comfort. Mahalo!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Jill
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
16 November, 2016
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About Jill

The Lake Jeff Tree House was designed and built in 2002 by Jill, the owner, an internationally known artist, for our family to relax in and get away from New York City. We have enjoyed the fresh country air, eating locally grown, raised and harvested / foraged foods and playing in the outdoors in the woods and by the lake. The Tree House has served as Jill's summer studio through the years and the home is furnished with many personal works of art by her and artist whom she knows.

Our family has loved and cared for this home throughout the years, as evidenced by the pristine condition that you will find and enjoy.

We would like every guest to experience the same serenity and beauty that we have found in the woods on Lake Jefferson.

Jill purchased this house in 2002

Why Jill chose Catskills

The Lake Jeff Tree House is a true retreat from the the hectic pace of everyday life. You can choose to stock up the fridge and relax with all of the comforts you desire, both indoors and out, on the living room deck or beside the lake. There is no need to leave unless you want to partake in the many amenities that Sullivan County has to offer.

You will find the Bethel Woods Performing Art Center and the site of the 1969 Woodstock Music festive and Museum just 8 miles away. Down the road from that is the Dancing Cat Saloon and Distillery. The Dancing Cat Saloon serves up good food and spirts along with local talents performing jam sessions. The Distillery is distilling 'Peace Vodka' which you can sample there or at the Dancing Cat.

Take a ride along the Delaware River to Fort Delaware. Experience life in a Fort as it would have been. This is great for kids and adults alike or continue down the lake to Skinners Falls to swim or tube the rapids.

Winter is just as exciting at the Tree House. Build a fire in the fireplace and listen to the crackle. When the lake freezes the locals ice fish on it. You can sled the local hills or for a bigger adventure ski or snowtube Villa Roma which is a 15 minute drive away. Its a small run but great family fun to noodle around on ski's without crowds.

What makes this house unique

This is a true nature getaway. Whether its summer and you are watching the trees sway and hearing the leaves rustle, listening to the geese honk or watching the small woodland animals at the lake or its winter and you build a snow fort then sit cozy by the fireplace watching the snow fall, you will make lasting memories with friends and family. You will love the tranquility of your vacation at the Tree House at Lake Jeff.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

Lake Jeff Tree House - Abundance of windows and outdoor living area in the trees
average rating of 4.714286 based on 21 reviews
5

Great stay!!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our weekend stay in early October at this private and very well-kept home right outside the village of Jeffersonville. Great location to access all that the area has to offer including our weekend activities, golf for the men and apple picking/hiking for the ladies. Jill was excellent to deal with - great communication throughout. My only regret is that our weekend was so packed that we didn't have nearly enough time to enjoy the beautiful outdoor deck. We visit this location annually in the fall and we will definitely stay again. Next year we are going to add an extra day to just relax and enjoy all that the property has to offer!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Astoria, Oregon
5

Very, very good

  • 5 of 5

Five adults and 2 young children had a great time at the Tree House. We had plenty of room. The setting is beautiful and just as described. Tall trees dominate the view out and from the inside too, due to the great window placements. Jeffersonville is a nice little town, but is still large enough to have a large market and good restaurants. Jill was helpful in all aspects of this rental. Would we do it again? Yes, going back to the same area with a similar number of people I'd go back to the Tree House rather than take a chance on another property.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lake Jeff Tree House - fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

We are so happy that we chose The Lake Jeff Tree House! We were in the area for a family wedding/weekend of events Fri - Sun - all held @ the Barn on Hubbard (which is a gorgeous venue)! The location of the Lake Jeff Tree House was perfect - just a quick drive to the Barn - to town for supplies (great local market) - and to Bethel Woods (very cool museum). The house is very private and very comfortable (we loved all of the cool seating). It is very CLEAN - we loved the No Shoes Rule. It is beautifully decorated inside and out (the deck - wow)! We were also impressed that all of the household "extras" were included - from cleaning/laundry supplies to hand soap, trash bags, foil and even paper towels) that was so nice! We also loved the amazing ceiling fans in every room - we were a little nervous that there was no AC - but even with 90+ degree weather the house remained very cool - all day - great design. Jill was fabulous - very responsive throughout the entire process.

Jill, Thank you again for sharing your lovely home with us - just delightful - we were 150% satisfied!

PS - We did set off the alarm when first entering the property (yikes) - we could not find the "keypad" - Of course, it was actually simple to flip the cover open - the hinge is at the bottom of the unit and you just flip it open towards you from the top.... So, I got to speak with Jill - who called the house immediately and helped me re-set the unit - as well as to a local police officer (who stopped by to check-in)!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house for weekend away with friends

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I enjoyed a Halloween weekend here. The house was clean and well-furnished, with plenty of room for the 6 of us. We especially used the kitchen (of course) and the downstairs living room area for playing games and watching movies. The house was pretty secluded with a nice walk down to the water and some trails. We also enjoyed driving into nearby towns and even found a pumpkin patch. Wifi and appliances all worked great. We would have preferred a bigger TV though (only minor complaint). Jill was extremely timely and friendly in all of her communications.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house.

  • 5 of 5

Everything is brand new or seems that way. Wifi, TV, Wii all great. Fireplace and the great room awesome. Kitchen great. The house is secluded with views of trees all around and the lake down below, through the trees.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your appreciation of the condition of the home. My greatest compliment is know that each guest who walks into the home has the feeling as though the home is brand new and that the experience was created just for them. Old and worn items are replaced often and the home is cleaned and organized after each guest to keep the home fresh and new. But, of course, a large amount of credit for the pristine nature of the property goes to guests such as yourselves for taking such good care of the home! Thank you for your helpful feedback and for taking such great care of my home. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back again soon.
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Brooklyn, NY
5

Secluded Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

My wife and kids, along with my inlaws stayed recently stayed at the property for a half week of rest and relaxation. To say that our expectations were exceeded is an understatement as we used it to just lounge around and spend quality family time on some days and as a point to explore the others. The house and grounds are immaculately kept and there is a bit of something for everyone. Whether spending some time out on the deck, picnic on the lawn, stargaze at night or lounge around downstairs, we did it all. The kids really enjoyed it, mom and dad really enjoyed it and grandma and grandpa really enjoyed it. Would recommend to all types of groups.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely review. I am so pleased you enjoyed yourselves. I also love to stargaze from the porch and often wake up late at night after the moon has set to view the star constellations. Thank you again, -Jill
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Location

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Stewart International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Mullally's Pub
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Villa Roma Resort
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Middletown, NY
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
RT. 17
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Ted's Restaurant
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Villa Roma Resort
Car: necessary

Located 7 miles from Bethel Woods Center for Performing Arts and the site of the 1969 Woodstock music festival and museum. 12 miles from the Dellaware River where you can kayak or canoe down the river or view eagles.

There are many antique shops in the area and Pete's auction barn in the Hamlet of Jeffersonville.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Jeffersonville, Catskills

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Fall - Winter Season
12 Nov 2016 - 28 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£860
for 3 nights
From
£234
 
 
Spring Season
1 Mar 2017 - 19 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£860
for 3 nights
From
£234
 
 
Summer Season
20 May - 1 Oct
2 night minimum stay
£802
for 2 nights
From
£322
£2,186
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£861
for 3 nights
From
£235
£1,648
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £158
Refundable Damage Deposit £394
Tax Rate 5.0%

This is a No Shoe home. Please respect the property and remove your shoes before entering. Guest slippers are provided.
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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , shared bath on upper level
    Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , full bath on lower level
  • 2 on upper level 1 on lower level
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Twin room - 2 Single Bed , 2 twin beds with dresser,nightstand and closet
    Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , With attached bath, walk in closet, television and dresser
    Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , With bookshelf and closet
  • Queen size Beds (2) 1 bed in Master bedroom 1 Queen bed in lower level bedroom, Double Beds (1) 1 Double bed in bedroom/office, Twin or Single Beds (1) 2 twin beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Game Console ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • rafting
  • ski
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
Notes:
Please note that this is a no shoe home. We ask that you remove your shoes before entering the home. Slippers are provided for your additional comfort. Mahalo!

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