Olivebridge House Rental Photos and Description
2 bedrooms; 1 loft/study; 2 full baths; Sleeps 6-7, Full Kitchen; Full Laundry
1850's picturesque farmhouse w/ modern amenities tucked in the fold of a mountain only 2 hours from NYC. This sun-drenched home is the perfect weekend getaway and is surrounded by natural rock-outcroppings on 7 acres in New York's desirable Catskills Forest Preserve. Peaceful home with natural pond is invitingly precious and fully furnished with full size kitchen and all the comforts of home. Welcoming living room with orig stone fireplace is a gathering place in winter and summer. Private master bedroom. Dining area accommodates easily a sizeable group. Located 5 minutes from the Ashokan Reservoir and convenient to Woodstock, Phoenicia, New Paltz, Stone Ridge, Saugerties, Kingston. Ski at both Hunter & Bellayre; X-country skiing at NewPaltz Minnewaska State Park - Hiking, biking, running, rock-climbing, fishing (Esopus Creek 10 minutes away), swimming, tubing, and boating in the summer! Antiques, shopping, great restaurants, picturesque views & waterfalls, all within short drives.
Outdoor Places to Explore - Google or YouTube:: Peekamoose Mountain and Peekamoose Blue Hole - wonderful trails and a natural swimming hole, complete with rope swing.
Kaaterskill Falls - breath taking falls and fun hiking area
Mohonk Mtn Resort - for more structured activities on the lake, golfing and spa.
Esopus Creek - flyfishingconnection.com -or- Tubing :-}
Near by locales : Phoenicia - Whether you're looking for Tubing down the Esopus or seeking to be far away from that for fishing, Phoenicia provides access to both! Also nice in Phoenicia is Sweet Sue's - friendly restaurant home to the area's best big breakfast, with homemade pancakes the size of the plate!
Woodstock - Famous for years and still with a vibe, a fun stop for art, music, events, shops and restaurants with a film festival each fall. Check out www.woodstockfilmfestival.com
New Palz - A college town with all the energy and serves as a great launching point for rock climbing, hiking and biking. Many sites in the area.
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- Long-term Renters Welcome