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Gore Ski House located in the heart of North Creek is ready for ski season!

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms1
Separate WCs1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedroom, 1.5 Bathroom, Sleeps 10-12, close to Gore Mtn and can walk to pubs

A spacious house located in the heart of North Creek. Gore Mountain is 5 minutes from the house, you can even walk to a shuttle stop from the house for skiing.

White Water Rafting van pick up/drop off are also within walking distance!

Restaurants, shopping are a short walk from the house.

Enjoy our 5 bedroom, 1909 house with lots of charm!

kitchen- stove/oven, microwave, frig, toaster, coffee maker, 2 crock pots and stocked with everything you need to cook up a hearty meal

foyer-a cozy room to hang your coats and put your boots on and off!

Living room- plenty of seating, 2 couches, a chaise, 2 recliners and even a puzzle table in the window nook. Cozy fireplace, TV (for DVD's and Netflix only),

free Wifi for your devices,

Sleeps up to 12, great for 2 families! All bedding is provided.

Bedroom #1-Queen and bunk

Bedroom #2-Double

Bedroom #3- full and single

Bedroom #4- bunk and single

Bedroom #5- Queen

Bathrooms- 1 and 1/2, upstairs enjoy bathing in an old pedestal style tub with shower enclosure. Powder room downstairs.

Washer and Dryer are located in the basement if needed.

Yard- plenty of room in the yard for snowman building or enjoying the afternoon. In the garage are a Yard chairs, picnic table, Weber grill and even 2 kayaks and a croquet set!

More Details

Owner
Roger and Jean Stauffer
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018

About Roger and Jean Stauffer

We have enjoyed skiing as a family for years and are so excited to make Gore our home mountain. It is an extraordinary place to ski with something for everyone!

We chose this house as a ski house, but it is so much more! There is fun to be had during every month of the year in this beautiful Adirondack town!

Roger and Jean Stauffer purchased this house in 2012

Why Roger and Jean Stauffer chose North Creek

The charm of this house, built in 1909, reached out to us. The location is ideal, located close to Gore mountain and within walking distance of the restaurants and shopping in town. Or walk the other direction, cross the Hudson and enjoy a peaceful walk along the river.

What makes this house unique

With 5 bedrooms, there is enough room for a crowd to find some quiet time, yet plenty of room to all get together in the living room for a game of charades or a movie night. The kitchen table is a great place for a never ending game of Pictionary (if you are as bad at drawing as we all are)!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in North Creek in Warren County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , soak in the old fashioned pedestal style tub w/ shower enclo
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Called 'The Rumor'
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Called 'Sunway'
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Called 'Double Barrel'
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , 'Foxlair' Room is located downstairs on the main floor.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , called 'Wild Air'
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
DOOR TO DOOR SHUTTLE SERVICE! Available during the main ski season (Mid January to Mid March) Just call the phone number posted in the house and the shuttle will pick you up right outside our house!!! ON the way back, just request drop off at the house and they will be happy to oblige! This service is FREE, they do accept tips!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

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Gore Ski House located in the heart of North Creek is ready for ski season!
average rating of 4.5 based on 18 reviews
5

Perfect place for our group

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect place for a weekend at Gore. Walking distance to Gore ( I actually walked there one morning from the house for added exercise) and to shopping, food etc.

The house has everything you need for the weekend too. We cooked every meal there including burgers/dogs on the grill provided. Plenty of off street parking and room inside for everyone to relax.

This was our third booking and we are booking our fourth as I write this. Highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much and we are glad you were able to make the house your "home" for your skiing weekends! Sounds like you are adventurous enough to try a white water rafting weekend, we highly recommend that for a summer adventure! Looking forward to a great ski season next year, hope to hear from you again. Thanks again, Roger and Jean
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4

Great house for a family get together.

  • 4 of 5

Easy walk into town and drive to Gore Mountain

  • Review Submitted: 17-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Everything you need

  • 5 of 5

You can walk in the village for food, groceries, etc. The house has everything you need to cook meals and only 5 minutes from Gore.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great skiing . Very cold

  • 5 of 5

Looking forward to next year

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Step back in time. Well maintained and equipped.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay. Easily fit our group of 12. Plenty of space for all. Grandkids loved staying there, they are already asking when we can go again. Being able to have our 3 children, spouses and their children stay with us was great. We played tourists during the day and went "home" at night for dinner and family time. Very good experience.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great place to stay!!

  • 4 of 5

The first day when we arrived it felt little odd as the property is like a Victorian old house :) but as we looked around , we started liking it. We had 5 kids with us and they lot of indoor games to play. With roku device it was helpful to keep them busy with Kids Netflix as well. Also, the owner is very nice as we had chits all around to help with what to use and what not to. As well Hudson flowing next to property was a great place for morning walk as well as gore ski mountain is walking. Overall very good with few things missing - There is no dishwasher, as property is old , the locks need some repair.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed the house, it is quite unique, built around 1909, originally known as the "O'Keefe House." He was the town doctor and his son has written several books about growing up in "the crik." The locks can be a little tricky, not too many houses use "skeleton" keys these days! We look forward to having you visit again!
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Location

Nearest Airport
79 Miles
Albany International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Barvino, Trapper's & Barking Spider
Nearest Golf
17 Miles
Cronin's Golf Resort
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Saratoga & North Creek Railway
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
87N, exit 23
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Marsha's Diner, Barvino, Trapper's Tavern
Nearest Ski
1.6 Miles
Gore Mountain
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Minerva Lake Beach

5 minutes to Gore Mountain,

2 minutes to White Water Rafting,

10 minutes to Minerva lake and beach,

25 minutes to Lake George,

25 minutes to Great Escape Amusement Park

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £56.53
Damage Insurance £59.54

We also require a security deposit check that is about 50% of your rental agreement. This check will not be cashed and will be returned to you within 2 weeks of your stay as long as there are no damages.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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