|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
Leave your cares behind and enjoy the beautiful Catskill mountains as you relax in your “Stream side Sanctuary,” a newly renovated 2 bedroom house just outside of Phoenicia, located on the lovely Stony Clove Stream. The property is close to ski resorts - 12 miles to Hunter Mt., 15 to Belleayre & 22.6 to Wyndham. We also provide snowshoes to use in the large yard. Then come inside & warm up by the beautiful propane fireplace!
Enjoy your privacy as you sit on the front porch; use the gas grill and ample picnic table for a cook-out in the back yard; relax and read in your zero gravity chair in a sunny or shady spot; or sit by the stream and watch the water peacefully flowing and perhaps see the bald eagle, heron, or ducks that regularly pay a visit. Come back after dark and enjoy the large seasonal propane fire pit and comfortable Adirondack chairs.The view is wonderful year round, with the autumn colors being especially spectacular.
The newly renovated house has a beautiful, fully equipped kitchen, spacious dining room that looks out at trees and flowers from a bow window, living room with gas fireplace and large screen TV, modern bathroom, two bedrooms, each with a queen size bed, one with a TV, air conditioning and heat throughout making it a cozy, comfortable retreat year round! The house has cable TV and wifi. A car is not necessary as the house is located just short of a mile form the bus station in Phoenicia. You can walk to town, eat in one of several restaurants, visit the quaint shops, go fly fishing, or tube the Esopus. If you’re feeling energetic, a walk of a little over a mile will bring you to the Tanbark Trail and/or the trail up Tremper Mountain, both very popular spots, or walk about 2 miles to the Phoenicia Diner for a hearty breakfast or lunch. If you do come by car, there are many sites and activities just a short drive away: Lakes, hiking trails, ski centers (Hunter is 12 miles away, Belleayre-15 & Windham-22.6) concerts, even the world’s largest kaleidoscope! Come and enjoy “your vacation home” without any of the work or responsibility!
My husband and I have a home on the property. If we are not traveling, we like to greet our guests, give a quick tour of the house, and answer any questions. Whether we are home or away we can always be reached but, we give our guests as much privacy as possible so that they can comfortably enjoy all of the property.
I grew up in New York City but was always drawn to nature. After college I moved to Ulster County and have lived in Phoenicia for thirty years. I never tire of of the beauty of this area that I am blessed to live in.
This property is unique because of the beautiful setting. There is a large open yard with about 150' of stream frontage. The setting is peaceful and lovely but within one mile of town. It is conveniently located to restaurants, shops, theaters, tubing, fly fishing, kayaking, swimming & skiing. There is a lovely stream side stone patio with a large propane fire pit that is beautiful!
We had a very enjoyable stay at the cottage. Hosts extremely helpful in the lead up to our stay and offered some great tips for the area. Cottage was clean and nicely presented. Very comfortable and perfect for a weekend getaway. Very convenient location, with great near by restaurants, ski resorts and townships. Hope to return again soon.
My family and I couldn't have enjoyed ourselves and the accommodations anymore. Veronica was so incredibly helpful and the house was exactly as advertised. It snowed seven inches the day before we arrived which is exactly what we were hoping for. The kids enjoyed the home - both inside and out - and we were within striking distance of the mountains and skiing. We couldn't have asked for more.
Beautiful property on the river, with comfortable outdoor seating and great fire pit. The home is clean, newly renovated and has all the comforts of home! Was a very enjoyable stay!
The house was very pleasant and clean! The backyard awesome! Veronica was very accommodating throughout!
This was my first time renting via this site and it couldn't have gone any smoother. Veronica was very very prompt with every response (within minutes!) via email from questions before renting to questions after leaving the property. Everything was as stated in the description and pictures were accurate. The house looked very new and is immaculate inside. I have a baby and a small child and was never worried about things being too dirty or dusty. The house is bare in terms of indoor entertainment (except for the wifi and cable which worked very well) but that was ok with us because we were there to enjoy the outdoors and there is plenty to do right outside and in the surrounding area. The house itself is situated next to a beautiful flowing stream where the kids can dip their feet, splash around and try and catch fish- this kept them entertained for days! They ran around in the expansive front and backyard playing with sticks and rocks, natures toys. They have a lot of information in the house (books/pamphlets) on nearby attractions and hiking trails. Thanks to Veronica's advice and books we had our itinerary full and nobody was ever bored. Kitchen was stocked well with all your necessities. Beautiful mountain views from every window. the name "sanctuary" is truly fitting. We never actually met the owners in person as they were away the week we were there. But just as an FYI their house is right next door on the same property just a stone throw away if that matters to you.
Would definitely recommend this house to friends and family looking for a getaway in the Catskills. Loved it!
We loved this peaceful house. The house is done with complete care from end to end. It was beautifully setup and decorated. The owners couldn't have been nicer. We absolutely recommend this property.
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
|Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £32 per night, per additional guest|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£239|
Cancellation policy --- For bookings cancelled up to 30 days before the start of the stay, traveler receives a 100% refund.
For bookings cancelled up to 14 days before the start of the stay, traveler receives a 50% refund. For bookings cancelled less than 14 days before the start of the stay, no refund is given. check in is 3:00 check out is 11:00
* Approximate monthly price. Actual pricing will depend on the days of the month you stay.