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Idyllic Country House--4 Bedrooms in the village, near Omega, Bard, skiing

People6
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house

Overview


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Property
house
People
6
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3

Description

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Rhinebeck Village Business District - In town, Omega, Bard, skiing

Country House In Sophisticated Village near Bard, Omega, C.I.A., skiing

An updated older home with front and back porches in the heart of a charming village, and very close to Bard College, Vassar College, Omega, and the C.I.A. Walk into town to bookstore, great little movie theater--$6 plus $1.50 for popcorn, fabulous restaurants owned by some CIA grads, health food store, candy store, Beekman Arms Hotel, super farmers' market, bike into the country, head to Bard for the Frank Gehry auditorium, down to the CIA for food and cooking lessons, to Vassar College, Franklin Delano Roosevelt's revamped library and home, Vanderbilt and Mills mansion, public tennis, pool, library, and Omega Institute nearby. Four bedrooms that altogether can sleep single, other rooms for two! I also have a NESPRESSO coffee maker and foamer I leave for great coffee in the house, with capsules provided!

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Property Manager/Owner
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
4 December, 2016

About Property Manager/Owner

Love to cook, paint, entertain, and work--still must do it but isn't that great!

Love to garden too and have a perennial garden all around and vegetable planters!

Property Manager/Owner purchased this house in 2010

Why Property Manager/Owner chose New York

Because it's light, bright, roomy, air conditioned, new bathrooms, updated kitchen, right in the heart of the village, steps away to shopping, library, bookstore, Pilates, yoga, art classes and lots of great restaurants! Has four comfortable bedrooms, two full bathrooms, one half, great big living room, dining room, family room, and modernized kitchen and outdoor spaces at front and back for sitting, vegetable garden, and close to Bard College, Vassar College, Omega, 1+ hour to the Berkshires and not far from the Catskills and skiing. Use my pots and pans and spices and cook here, watch TV, use my Wi-Fi, and relax. Close to my gym and Pilates classes, too. Have two bicycles to use.

What makes this house unique

The village is a gem, maybe the best place I've lived with culture, food, kind people and so much near by, including the Berkshires 1+ hours away. And even in the deadly winter, it's still a joy to put on a coat, hat, gloves and boots and stroll out to see how pretty the town looks.

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Idyllic Country House--4 Bedrooms in the village, near Omega, Bard, skiing
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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5

lovely home perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Four or us headed to Rhinebeck for the NY Wool and Sheep! We couldn't have asked for a better location! RIGHT in town -- blocks from shops and restaurants. It was a 15 walk to the fairgrounds which was perfect. The house is absolutely stunning and impeccable -- lovely decor and spacious for us. We had a great weekend and will most def. stay there again. You really can't beat the location!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful weekend stay!

  • 5 of 5

We were in Rhinebeck for a wedding and the house was wonderful -- very comfortable and the location couldn't be better. Barbara made us feel right at home and was incredibly responsive to all our questions/needs! We will certainly book again if our travels take us back to Rhinebeck!

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

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful historic home with original details. Wonderful location right in the center of town - close to shops, restaurants, etc. Attentive owner who baked us cookies and provided bagels upon arrival. Very much enjoyed our stay and our time in Rhinebeck.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent location and lovely home

  • 5 of 5

Five friends and I had a wedding to attend in Rhinebeck, and this house was perfect for us for the weekend - plenty of space for six adults, two full bathrooms, an outdoor sitting area, and in a wonderful location, just two blocks from the (lovely) main downtown area of Rhinebeck, where there are lots of shops to browse, cafes to eat at, etc. The house is very spacious, clean, and comfortable. Barbara was also kind enough to pick us up from the train station when we arrived on Friday night, so we were truly not in need of a car at all for the weekend.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place for a weekend with friends

  • 5 of 5

Four friends and I had a wonderful stay at Barbara's home in Rhinebeck on beautiful late Spring weekend. We were in town for the wedding of a good friend of ours. Everything was perfect during our stay. We had a great time in every respect. Barbara's house is gorgeous, uniquely decorated, historic and it is also a real home. That gave us all a nice feeling during our stay. The house is spacious inside and out with a nice backyard. Everyone had their own bedroom. Two and a half baths made our morning/evening routines uncomplicated and getting ready for the wedding party a breeze.

The house is located just outside the heart of Rhinebeck where there are restaurants and shops to explore. This was great because most of us came up on the train and so had independence to get into town to grab a coffee or a bite to eat or got to the good yoga studio in town. I also found an outdoor running track nearby at the public high school, which served me well to squeeze in some exercise between wedding festivities.

Barbara has been kind and easy to work with throughout. She gave us tons of information about the area that came in handy and was easily available by phone and text during our stay. I highly recommend staying here and would love to again if I visit the area in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: recommended

Located in the great town of Rhinebeck, near train stations, FDR's home, the CIA, Omega, near Hunter Mountain for skiing, 1+ hour to the Berkshires and its museums and great plays, shops, and more; a great location with great activities in town including an independent bookstore, super movie theater, shops, restaurants, Pilates, yoga, library, outdoor public tennis and swimming pool, good bike riding, golf courses not far, and almost anything you can imagine!

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Rhinebeck Village Business District, Hudson Valley

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
2016
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
1 night minimum stay
£403
for 1 night
From
£343
£10,355
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £64 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£489
for 1 night
From
£429
£12,070
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £64 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £60
Refundable Damage Deposit £794
Tax Rate 8.0%

For just one night, there is an additional surcharge of $75 since it requires the same care to get my house ready, plus the $75 cleaning fee etc. No pets allowed under any condition; children depend on the ages; usually two nights during spring, season, fall and holidays but I can remain flexible but for only one night there will be a surcharge of between $50 and $100 depending on the weekend and season. I will lower the rate come winter, except for Xmas and New Year's...

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.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Rhinebeck Village Business District, USA

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • Two full bathrooms and one half bath downstairs, all three bathrooms have been updated and are lovely
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • The four bedrooms can sleep a total of 7, with two in each room except for one that is only for 1. 2 1/2 bathrooms
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
There are great services in town--Haven Spa, bookstore that's fabulous, kitchen store, elegant stores for gifts, outdoor clothing, tons of restaurants and coffee places, farmers' market, wonderful movie theater, culture in town and out of town, tennis club for outdoors or indoor play, inexpensive decent gym, Omega Institute near by, FDR's home and library, Vanderbilt and Mills mansions to tour, Kingston across the river, my restaurant recs; Rhinebeck Christmas lights festival, skiing nearby, not far from the Berkshires, Wool and Sheep festival each fall, along with other events at the Dutchess Fairgrounds.

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