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Luxury & Sustainability: State-Of-The-Art Home on 8 Private Acres

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Red Hook - Pasture Rock

Looking for the perfect getaway? Having been avid VRBO renters in the Rhinebeck area, we recently purchased this stylish and sustainable, new construction home in May 2014. We fell in love with the Hudson Valley coming up for weekend getaways and loved the area so much so that we decided to make our weekend stays more frequent.

Designed by award-winning local architect, David Borenstein, his latest creation fully embraces his philosophy to design and build in a way that is mindful to the environment, yet makes bold visual statements. The home has been written up in several publications including Hudson Valley Magazine.

Our private 3 bedroom, 3 full bath home offers a light-filled open floor plan with cathedral ceilings, french doors, hard wood floors throughout, cozy gas fireplace, and a chef's kitchen. The first floor master bedroom features a walk in closet, and an ensuite bath with steam shower and jacuzzi tub. The second bedroom on the first floor has a queen bed and separate closet. The guest bath on the main floor offers a bath tub and vanity. The upstairs offers a private area with bedroom, full bath, sitting area and library.

Our home is a wonderful oasis and is perfectly suited for a romantic couples weekend away or for a family looking to explore the great outdoors. A large, open dining area with communal dining table is welcoming of a wonderful family meal or having a cocktail chatting with old friends.

Just outside the home you will find a outdoor dining table, patio with an mason built Lynx grill (great for BBQ's) and a granite fire pit perfectly paired with Adirondack chairs, a great destination for enjoying morning coffee or feeling relaxed and cozy just before bedtime.

On 7.62 acres there is plenty of privacy for any nature lover to explore or perhaps a backyard good old fashion game is what you desire. Either way, there are options to suit both.

Our home is also child-friendly. We offer retractable child safety gates located on the stairs, high chair, Graco pack & play, Baby Bjorn sleep crib, daybed with trundle which pulls out to (2) twin beds or (1) king Size bed, and a children's activity box filled with fun materials for children's art projects for a rainy day. Lastly, there is a large selection of children's books available.

Located in Milan township, our house is 12 minutes from both the heart of Rhinebeck (Bread Alone - our favorite coffee shop) and Red Hook proper (visit Flatiron Steakhouse on your stay for a romantic dinner); and a few minutes from the Taconic making it ultra-convenient commute if you're traveling from NYC.

Below are just a few of the many activities located near our home. Located in our house manual, there is a more extensive listing of recommended restaurants and activities including a Dutchess County tourism guide. As a guest of ours, you will have access to the Mobile Hospitality Manager - an ultra convenient HomeAway app that gives you access to anything and everything you may need throughout your stay.

Arts & Entertainment: The Center for Performing Arts; Upstate Films, Area concerts and live music as well as Hyde Park Drive In Theatre

Events: Home of the Dutchess County Fairgrounds which showcases many events including the Country Living Fair (June) and the Dutchess County Fair (August)

Local Colleges: Bard, Marist, and Vassar closeby

Farm Fresh: Many local and sustainable farms including pick your own

History & Museums: Home of FDR & the Vanderbilt mansion

Outdoors: Hiking trails, biking, tennis, scenic tours, horseback riding, golf (just 8 minutes from Red Hook Golf Course)

Great local shopping as well as antiquing and 1 hr to Woodbury Premium Outlets (a great day trip)

Wineries: Many local wineries including Millbrook and Clinton

Spa & Wellness: Many fantastic area spas including Haven (Rhinebeck) as well as the home of the world class wellness center, Omega

Dining: Many fantastic options throughout Rhinebeck and Red Hook including the Culinary Institute of America

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

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
1 December, 2016

About The Owner

Long time nature enthusiasts with a thirst for adventurous weekend activities, this young family has found the perfect home away from home. Having lived in three different cities over the last 12 years, our family sought out to find a home complete with a happening downtown, a variety of restaurants to suit even the most picky eater and local and sustainable farms all in a private country setting. Growing up in Bucks County, Pennsylvania and never forgetting our roots, it is important for us to give our son a place where he can grow up and run free. We love everything this area has to offer from the people, to the local shopping, and of course the endless list of “things to do”. We really hope you enjoy your stay here in the Hudson Valley and if we can do anything to make your stay that much more pleasant, please let us know!

The Owner purchased this house in 2014

Why The Owner chose Hudson Valley

Selecting this property was relatively simple – this house is well made and a lot of thought was put into every last detail. We have a real appreciation in our family for great craftsmanship and a meticulous sense for doing things the right way, the first time. This house is one of David Borenstein’s creations and fully encompasses these principles; it is energy efficient and LEED qualified. We expect that our home will be LEED certified by year end. The work that went into building this home is unparalleled. Even on a rainy day this home allows the perfect light to come through making it feel sunny and comfortable. From the cross ventilation system and radiant heat to the energy efficiency and sustainable materials used to build, we find ourselves as excited to come up every single time.

What makes this house unique

Convenient location (centrally located to Rhinebeck, Pine Plains, & Red Hook), proximity to New York City, amazing restaurants, endless activities (something for everyone), artistic culture, and warm and inviting locals.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

Luxury & Sustainability: State-Of-The-Art Home on 8 Private Acres
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
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5

Rhinebeck Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this rental, the property, and communication with the owners exceeded our expectations. From the time I first inquired about booking our weekend they consistently responded promptly with helpful information. The house is near Rhinebeck where our group attended a festival and the location of the house was such that we drove up to the fairgrounds bypassing heavy highway traffic. Driving here in October is such a treat with fall foliage at its peak. It is apparent that the owners carefully considered everything about the house from fixtures to furniture to incidentals. The house mirrored the amenities of five star hotels with plush towels and linens, coffees and teas, anything we could possibly need during our stay, and a book of helpful information and recommendations for local attractions. At the same time it had the comfort and feel of being at home. We will happily book again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so grateful for your review and thought you were lovely guests. It is so important to us that each guest has a wonderful experience and we are so happy to have exceeded your expectations. We look forward to having you again in the future. -JK Lewis
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5

Idyllic location and perfect house with everything you need!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay at this house and it really was the perfect location for a long weekend from NYC.

We had two little babies and were so impressed with everything Kelly had provided to make it easy for us upon arrival and it is only a short drive from the local town, which is so cute.

The house itself is luxurious, spacious and perfect for small groups with two big dining tables and plenty of outdoor space. The boys particularly loved the fire pit, which was perfect even in summer!

Thanks again for a wonderful stay, we hope to be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The Perfect Country Getaway

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a wonderful time at this beautifully appointed and luxurious home and a day after we got home to NYC we're already trying to figure out when we can come back!

Everything we could've needed for our trip was clearly and very thoughtfully provided for. We were looking for a place that gave us the space and access to the Hudson Valley. My preschooler loved exploring the huge and well manicured yard as well as play area upstairs full of books and toys. We had a grand old time skipping rocks at a nearby pond just a short trail outside the yard but still within the large property. The kitchen is a dream to cook meals in with a powerful stove and oven as well as all the kitchen accoutrement one could need to create a gourmet meal. We especially loved all the small touches - welcome box of chocolates, plush linens, steam shower in the master bedroom - essentially all the creature comforts you'd expect to find at a 5* hotel.

We really appreciated all of the recommendations for restaurants and activities in and around Rhinebeck and Red Hook Kelly provided in advance of our trip so that whenever we could tear ourselves away from the house we were never short of things to do. We even tried asparagus picking at a farm she recommended and will credit that to how my picky eater was able to chow down on several stalks of grilled asparagus - such a treat!

In case you can't tell, we loved our stay here!

  • Review Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Definitely Recommend This House

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this home. This is our second time renting this place. We continue to be impressed with it. It is extremely nice and offers similar amenities as a luxury hotel - soft linens, toiletries, etc. All the appliances are new. The place is special in that you do not feel like you're in a rental; more like staying in a friend's beautiful home. We were able to cook great meals and take advantage of the fresh seasonal ingredients that Rhinebeck has to offer. Overall, we had a relaxing vacation and felt well rested by staying in such a wonderful home. We would definitely recommend the place.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A gorgeous home in a beautiful country setting!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house to celebrate Thanksgiving with our large, extended family. We can't say enough about how beautiful this property was. The owners have paid attention to every detail. From outdoor blankets for use around the firepit to travel coffee cups... they've got everything a renter could need. The house, itself, the yard and the décor are just gorgeous. My favorite part of the whole rental experience, however, was how sweet the owner was from our first conversation. It made our Thanksgiving weekend just that much more wonderful. Our family was SO thankful to be able to enjoy our time together in such a beautiful surrounding. Thank you, thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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HN

  • 5 of 5

This place exceeded our expectations! The home was more meticulous and pristine in person than in the pictures. We stayed here with our 15 month daughter and felt the place was impeccable with multiple extras (travel crib, high chair, even games and books for children, outdoor gas fireplace, grill, etc). The place was extremely modern and clean, and also very private. The kitchen was fully stocked with all the modern appliances. The bathroom even had a steam room function and felt like a spa. We have stayed at many VRBO places and this by far has been the most immaculate as far as design and cleanliness in Rhinebeck. We cannot thank the owners enough for their generosity to share their home. They were also extremely accommodating and helpful in planning our trip with suggestions of where to go for dinner and/or activities with kids.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Albany International Airport
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Red Hook Golf Club
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Taconic State Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Another Fork in the Road
Nearest Ski
34 Miles
Hunter Mountain
Car: necessary

Our private home in Milan is centrally located and conveniently offers a variety of activities in the Hudson Valley.

Distance to downtown Rhinebeck (Bread Alone Coffee Shop): 8 miles

Distance to downtown Pine Plains (Stissing House Restaurant): 7 miles and amazing scenic drive

Distance to downtown Red Hook (Restaurants Mercato and Flatiron): 8 miles

Area colleges include: Bard, Marist, and Vassar

Other area attractions include:

• OMEGA Institute

• Haven Spa

• The Center for Performing Arts

• Culinary Institute of America

• Farms, Farm Tours, Pick your own farms

• Wineries, Wine Tours

• Aerodrome

• Hudson River Cruises

• Wilcox Memorial Park

• Dutchess County Fairgrounds – Home of the Dutchess County Fair

• FDR Home and Vanderbilt Mansion

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Red Hook, Hudson Valley

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£1,008
for 2 nights
From
£394
£2,742
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £158
Property Damage Protection £62

*Please note reservations made in 10 days or less, require payment in full.
*Please note that rates are non-negotiable.
*A passport or state issued identification is required when making a reservation.
*There is a (3) night minimum stay required for holidays
*Our apologies but we DO NOT allow pets at our property

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Red Hook in New York

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Separate toilet compartment, Sauna/Steam Room, Jacuzzi Tub
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Full Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 (Guest) - 1 Large Double Bed , Spacious and airy; sleeps 2
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Ability to use as 2 twin beds or 1 king bed; sleeps 2
    Bedroom 1 (Master) - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Faces South Lawn; sleeps 2
  • (3) Bedrooms sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
Many local and sustainable farms in the area perfect for farm to table dining (Sepascot Farms; Milan Farmers Market Fridays 3-7; Red Hook Farmers Market Saturdays 10-2; Rhinebeck Farmers Market - Sundays 10-2. In addition, grocery stores conveniently located in Rhinebeck and Red Hook (Stop & Shop; Hanford) **Private Chef available upon request**

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