|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
With acres of lawn, meadows, forest, lakes and beautiful vistas, tennis court on property, and hiking trails, peace and tranquility on turn of the century property. Corporate and family retreats welcome. Cooking available by trained chefs. Property perfect for reunions, meetings and seminars. Will sleep 16-24 guests in a private historic home with gourmet cooks kitchen w Miele built-in coffee maker, Viking appliances, huge kitchen island where everyone wants to mingle. Bring only your toothbrush for a great escape from the city. Everything you need is provided. Proprietor will shop for provisions, if desired. Country living in a beautiful outdoor setting, spectacular views, rock outcroppings, restored stone walls, step back in time yet under an hour to Manhattan, 20 miles to Westpoint, Hudson River, sports, nature, restaurants, peaceful walks, bird watching, perfect for reunions and gatherings of all kinds. Private weddings welcome. Site fee is proportionate to guest size. In house catering is provided. Please contact proprietor by phone.
I enjoy family and friends, tennis, hiking, vegetable gardening and all kinds of gatherings with families. We plan family reunions, parties, dinners, weddings and events of all kinds. The Lakewood House is the perfect place for family gatherings. Let us help you host a family reunion or corporate meeting here. Catering is available. Micro greens are picked freshly in season each day. We know that you will enjoy your time at Lakewood House!
Greta Hanson purchased this estate in 1995
Lakewood House property is a 23 acre estate. The farmhouse was built in 1895. Unique architectural touches and a modern cook's kitchen with Viking appliances, built-in Miele coffee maker is a great combination! Working fireplace, beautiful wide plank flooring, circular entrance foyer, Perfect for family reunions where up to 24 people will sleep comfortably and families can sit together in large dining room for special celebratory dinners! Family activities, sports or simply enjoying the beautiful views with a glass of wine or a cup of early morning coffee.
Perfect privacy and peaceful setting yet under an hour to Manhattan and Grand Central Terminal. I can shop on 5th Ave. and be home to feed my chickens in an hour. It's fantastic. Reunions are special. Varied activities keep all of your generations happy - be it attending a Broadway play in the city or finishing in the pond, to mountain biking. Everyone is happy. Let's cook a beautiful, fresh dinner from my selection of organic garden vegetables!
This is a great spot for a large group. We celebrated our Mother's birthday with 20+ people. It was nice to have 8 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. The house is beautiful, yet comfortable, plenty of room to spread out. The property is great for hiking, tennis, etc. Very easy to get into NYC by train. Fresh flowers were waiting for us. We had a memorable weekend!
We had a great time at this property, but the real gem was the above and beyond attention Greta provides to make your stay wonderful. She ensured everything was ready for our arrival and continued to provide great service during our stay. Would definitely stay here again for another long weekend!
This large home was perfectly situated for a friends weekend getaway, as well as being the perfect size. It was easy to get to whether driving or by public transportation, and close enough to NYC. Each family had their own room and there were enough bathrooms so that no one had to wait too long. The grounds were extensive, where we can choose to kayak in the lake, play tennis, take a nature hike or sit by the fire pit and make s'mores. The kitchen became a focal point for our group, being a nice size so we won't bump into eachother. But we also made good use of the grill!
Greta was so welcoming that her home felt like our home right away. She provided lovely touches to each room, making it feel like we are privileged guests in her home. She was extremely responsive in planning for the trip and ready to offer suggestions to make the weekend even better. We will definitely consider Lakewood House for our next weekend away!
We rented this house for a 10-person, 4-day executive retreat. Easy, 1-hour drive from NYC. The home and property were beautiful and everyone had more than enough room. Gorgeous, fully furnished kitchen with everything we needed to cook for large, group dinners every night. Tons of great outdoor space for meals, s'mores around the fire pit, grilling, games, etc. The homeowner, Greta, was an amazing hostess. Extremely helpful and accommodating both before and during our stay. Gave us great tips on local attractions, transportation, shopping, etc. and helped us coordinate logistics for everything. Everyone had a great time - we'd definitely stay there again!
|Housekeeping/weekly||£242 + Tax|
|Pet Fee||£40 + Tax|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£807|
* Approximate monthly price. Actual pricing will depend on the days of the month you stay.