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Hudson Valley Country-Modern cottage minutes from Woodstock & Saugerties

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Adorable 2 bedroom, 1875, fully modern cottage on countryside road

Very close to great skiing, HITS, Woodstock, Saugerties, Kingston. Easy access to the Woodstock Film Festival, Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival, Woodstock Invitational Luthiers, Bard College, Woodstock Writer’s Festival and so much more! Enjoy nearby hiking, swimming, kayaking, walking.

Bask in countryside charm where animals roam, waters flow, and artists abound. Fishcreek Cottage is a timeless gem in a great setting, perfect for 1 or 2 couples, or a small family seeking adventure, romance or a laid-back weekend in the country.

Enjoy all the modern conveniences you have come to expect, while basking in countryside charm.

Built in 1875, and renovated in 2014,

our décor is calming and tasteful. Local art graces our walls (of course you may buy a piece), and our beds were custom made here in the Hudson Valley by the renowned designer/maker, Michael Puryear.

You’ll feel like you’re in the middle of the country but rest-assured you’re minutes from great restaurants, farmer’s markets, natural food markets and regular groceries, along with shops, antique stores, films, art galleries, live theater, music and more.

Fishcreek Cottage is 10 minutes to Woodstock, Saugerties, 20 min to Kingston's Historic Stockade District where you'll find a vibrant Hipster scene with great live music at the BSP Lounge. Visit Kingston's Rondout and tour of the Maritime Museum, home of the famed Hudson River Sloop, Clearwater

and boat building school.

Make this your home for the weekend, week or month ~ Relax out on the screened-In porch overlooking an acre of nothing but trees, raspberry bushes, and meadow.

Max occupancy 4 adults (there are only 2 queen-sized beds), no futons or sleep couches available. Young families welcome, please bring your own gear.

This is a NON-SMOKING home. No Pets please.

Features:

• Spa bathroom with bluestone seat in marble tiled shower. Shampoo, lotions, shower gels

• Cathedral ceiling living room with BIG-ASS fan

• Bright and airy ~ windows galore

• Fully equipped kitchen with microwave, stainless steel appliances and lovely mid-century modern dining table. Kitchen is stocked with spices, sugar, honey, coffee, and an assortment of teas, creamers, and olive oil.

• Two beautiful, romantic bedrooms complete with memory foam mattresses

• Eco-friendly front loader washer and dryer

• High-speed Internet, 32” flat screen wall mounted TV, movies and shows through ROKU

• AC

• Lovely seating area on screened in porch

• Gas grill on deck

• Lots of off-street parking on driveway and along the front of house

Layout:

One bedroom, bathroom, living room, and eat-in kitchen are all on the first floor with easy access to screened in porch through slider door off of the living room. Private second bedroom is on the second floor with small office area. Typical of homes built in the 1800’s there is a very small step down to enter each of the bedrooms and the bathroom.

More Details

Owner
Nicole Carroll
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English, German, Portuguese, Swedish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 December, 2017

Why Nicole Carroll chose Saugerties

I fell in love with Fishcreek Cottage the moment I first peeked into the windows.

What makes this cottage unique

One of the best things about the cottage is its setting, it's on one of those quintessential country roads. A lot of artists make Saugerties home, and our neighbors (many of whom are artists, writers or musicians) are really good people. ;)

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Saugerties in Ulster County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Spa shower
  • The bathroom is on the first floor. It features a spa shower, pedestal sink, and front-loader washer & dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Ground floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , upstairs, 2nd story
  • Each bedroom has a queen sized bed, cozy memory foam mattresses with high quality linens, quilts, comforters, and blankets. Roomy closets to hang your wardrobe.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.96 based on 25 reviews
5

Secluded retreat but modern comfort

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here with our two children for a wedding and enjoyed the spacious bathroom and also reading with our children on the porch with a cup of coffee.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, modern

  • 5 of 5

Clean, super modernized antique house with everything you could ever think of needing. Nicole was super available and helpful, I would stay here again in a second

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Nicole's property is well kept and has a lot of charm. We spent our 1 year old daughter's birthday weekend and it was perfect. The house is on a beautiful quiet road but only a short 10 min drive to beautiful downtown where there are loads of stores and restaurants (plenty of organic / farm to table type of options). The house itself is charming, we enjoyed having a cup of tea on the porch, facing wilderness. Kitchen is well stocked with all necessities, bathroom toiletries are of good quality - trader Joe type of stuff. We would definitely come back here.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

charming house, perfect location, attentive owner

  • 5 of 5

This charming house is perfectly located between Saugerties and Woodstock on a quiet

country road. The kitchen is well equipped, the beds are super-comfortable, all of the

linens and towels are new and of good quality. We stayed in July, when everything was

green, birds were singing, and the nearby Esopus Creek was babbling. It would probably

be cozy and warm in the cooler months, lovely to see the colors of the autumn against the

mountain landscape. We had trouble with the wifi and tv and when, at 9:30 at night, we texted the owner, she came over promptly and fixed everything. We have stayed in many different

rentals in this area and, by far, this was our favorite.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, calming and well-appointed

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this special cottage! The owner could not have been more accommodating or helpful - she left us a thoughtful note welcoming us and providing us with details about the home. She was very accessible during our travels and stay. The home itself was beautifully furnished, extremely clean and well-appointed. The kitchen was full of light, and stocked with everything we needed for our stay, including coffee, utensils, teas and condiments. The beds were very comfortable, and the rooms were cozy and beautifully decorated. We could not have enjoyed our stay more - everything was as promised online, and exceeded our expectations. We plan to return!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Long Weekend Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This was the second consecutive year we rented Nicole's cottage for a long September weekend (Thurs - Sun) while our daughter competed at the HITS show grounds nearby. After last year's stay, there was no question about renting the same house. Once again, we were happy to be there. The cottage is maintained beautifully and Nicole made sure it was feather-free for us. The location is perfect for anyone showing at HITS, as well as for going into town, shopping, eating etc. Thanks Nicole, for offering such a lovely place to stay while up in your neck of the woods!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Stewart International & Albany International
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
The Dutch Ale House, 253 Main St. Saugerties
Nearest Golf
13 Miles
Wiltwyck Golf Club, 404 Steward Ln, Kingston
Nearest Train
16 Miles
Amtrak, Rhinecliff Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-87 NY Interstate
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Miss Lucy's Cafe, 90 Partition St, Saugerties
Nearest Ski
16 Miles
Hunter Mtn (Windam Mtn, Belleayre Mtn - 32 miles)
Car: necessary

Our charming little cottage is located in the heart of the mid-Hudson Valley, exactly 2 hours north of NYC with easy access to everything you came for; nature trails, the Hudson River, Ski Resorts, great shopping and delicious locally grown food.

Ever wonder where NYC gets its water from, up here of course! Head west on RT 28 to experience the majestic Ashokan Reservoir. You will get a breathtaking view of the Catskill Mountains. Plan on walking, roller-blading or biking the flat 5-mile path. Ask a local photographer to point out the bald eagles nest and to give you a peek at their incredible photos.

The cottage is a stone’s throw from Opus 40 sculpture-park, and HITS (Horses in the Sun). I hate to swim in chlorinated water, do you? Stroll up the road about 7 minutes, and dip into a clear, crisp natural swimming hole - aww.

Are you channeling a hippie experience? Head over to Woodstock for a famed Midnight Ramble at Levon Helm's Studios, the legacy lives on. Want to see incredible photographs of Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix and others in their hay-day? Check out the lobby of the Bearsville Theater, and stay to hear some great acts.

The Woodstock Playhouse offers delightful plays. Don't forget to take in a concert at Maverick (it isn’t just for chamber music). We just saw our friend master bamboo flautist and saxophone player Steve Gorn - fantastic!

Indulge in a zillion films at the Woodstock Film Festival, or pop over the bridge to the other side of the Hudson for the Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool festival where you might just see Johnny Depp shopping for sheep - I did, really!

In 1777, Kingston, NY (15 min away) was the first capital of NY. You can still walk around some of the beautiful old stone buildings in the Historic Stockade District, which is full of hipsters with a vibrant music scene. Check out Duo Bistro on John Street, or try one of the many new eateries springing up, Yum-Yum noodle bar won’t disappoint. Speaking of music, Pete Seeger folk music and social change, tour the Maritime Museum, home of the famed Hudson River Sloop, Clearwater. Get a bite to eat at Dolce for breakfast or lunch while you're down on the strand in Kingston. All this site seeing in Kingston is making me thirsty, I'm headed to Keegan Ales - our local brew.

Are you afraid of vampires? We aren't. Come to the Saugerties Garlic Festival – need I say more?

By the way did you know that the Hudson River is not just a river, it is a tidal estuary, an arm of the sea where salty seawater meets fresh water running off the land. Make sure to time the tide right for a dry hike out to the Saugerties lighthouse. Bring a picnic for the deck, and say hello to our friends Patrick, Anna and baby Cricket - the littlest lighthouse keeper in NY State.

Are you exhausted yet? I am! Let’s head back to the cottage to kick back, take a spa-shower, pour a glass of something, and watch the neighbor’s goats graze before we figure out whether we want to cook-in, or eat-out before melting into those divine artisan made beds.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £75.05
Damage Insurance £44.28

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Our cancellation/refund policy:
100% refund up to 30 days prior to your expected arrival date
50% refund up to 14 days prior to your expected arrival date - no refund after this time frame
Extenuating circumstances: we're human, let us know what's up.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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