ROMANTIC AND SECLUDED LOG CABIN - FIREPLACE & PRIVATE LAKE - 85 ACRES

Karen Sergio

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Sleeps2
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Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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ROMANTIC AND SECLUDED LOG CABIN - FIREPLACE & PRIVATE LAKE - 85 ACRES

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Couples only - sleeps 2 - queen sofa bed w/memory foam mattress, 1 Bath

For Lover's Only!! Our totally private and romantic log cabin sits by itself on the edge of our 3.5 acre lake. Your closest neighbor is 1/4 mile away! The beautifully furnished cabin has a stone fireplace with wood provided and has a picture window overlooking both the lake and the covered front porch - which has hanging chairs and cushioned redwood furniture for your pleasure.

There is a fully equipped kitchen that professional chefs have enjoyed as well as your choice of an outdoor gas grill or charcoal BBQ. In season, enjoy an array of fresh herbs from our herb garden near the dock area.

Your choice of dining includes an indoor table at the picture window, a large picnic table near the cabin, or another picnic table at the dock area.

Outdoor relaxation is easy - with hammocks, hanging chairs, benches, and chairs scattered about.

Enjoy the lake from a distance or better yet - in a rowboat, inflatable boats, or by enjoying a daily swim.

Our 85 acres encompasses fields, streams, hills, and even a 30' gorge and there are some marked and mowed hiking trails for your use.

Amenities: Total Privacy, All linens and bedding, All kitchen appliances and utensils, Fireplace with wood, Charcoal, Gas Grill, Rowboat, Inflatable boats & compressor, WiFi, Satellite TV, VHS, DVD, CD, Discs & Tapes, Many board games, Puzzles.

Area: Our 85 acres of land consists of forests, fields, streams, hills, and water. It has been described by professional foresters as being 'high quality' in terms of natural habitat.

Our guests enjoy the lake in a variety of ways - fishing, swimming, or lounging in the infaltable boats.

Many Anniversaries, Birthdays, and Honeymoons have been celebrated here AND many marriage proposals have been accepted also!

Also available for rental is a lovely apartment with bedroom, large bathroom, kitchen and dining areas, living room with large screen TV, and sun deck. Contact us for additional information and photos.

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Karen Sergio (Owner)
Advertiser since 2004
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Guestbook comments from the owner

-Stuff we love about the cabin: The flat lawn by David's Park - a very spiritual place; the pairs of chairs everywhere for star gazing, lake gazing, tree gazing; the swings on the porch; the lack of noise, cars, people; the extremely well equipped kitchen...MW & JM



-We loved the beauty, peacefulness and serenity of this comfortable abode. Learn the strength and feel of the wind by the tones of the wind chimes. We can only leave by somehow plotting our return in the future... ER & PA



-A peaceful place that provided the ultimate escape from reality for us. This place is not easy to leave but it is reassuring to know that it exists and that other lovers will have an opportunity to experience some of what we enjoyed. A hen turkey, a deer, a hummingburd, and two great blue heron helped welcome us... R & J



We were looking for peace, quiet and a place to collect our souls and clear our minds. And we sure found all of that here...K & ES



-Thanks for the opoportunity to escape from the everyday...M & JK



-An escape from the world. Seclusion, quiet, and peacefulness was a lovely break from the city. Lake and rowboat were the most perfect added perks...D & EG
Jan 2003
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Romantic and Secluded Log Cabin - Fireplace & Private Lake - 85 Acres
average rating of 4.25 based on 4 reviews
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Romantic and Secluded Log Cabin - Fireplace & Private Lake - 85 Acres
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p309772
+1 845 266-3213
Stanfordville Hudson Valley
Upstate NY
5

Relaxing and Romantic

  • 5 of 5
We spent Memorial Day weekend 2010 at this private getaway and couldn't have been more pleased. The scenery is beautiful, and the privacy makes this the perfect couples paradise. Half of the things we packed we didn't need because they were provided in the cabin. Such as any spice you could think of for cooking, foil, paper towels, linens, bath towels, even q-tips, shaving cream, and much more! Upon arrival there were ice cream sundaes waiting for us which were so thoughtful and not to mention delicious! The boats provided were wonderful for fishing and enjoying the lake, and the grills (gas and charcoal) were great as well! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this romantic cabin :)
  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2010
  • Stayed: May 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
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Romantic and Secluded Log Cabin - Fireplace & Private Lake - 85 Acres
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p309772
+1 845 266-3213
Stanfordville Hudson Valley
Sea Cliff, New York
5

A beautiful cabin set on a picturesque lake!

  • 5 of 5
We just returned from our third annual trip to this beautiful cabin. We have returned to this cabin for the last three years because we find it to be the perfect place to relax and get away for a few days. The cabin itself has a very cozy feel and a wood-burning fireplace. The grounds and cabin are very well kept and the owners have clearly put a lot of thought into the place. On top of that, the owners are extremely nice and very easy to work with. The surrounding woods have nice trails in them for romantic walks and are filled with a variety of birds. The lake provides an excellent place to catch fish. I would recommend this place to anybody who is looking for a quiet, peaceful, and romantic get away.
  • Submitted: May 27, 2010
  • Stayed: May 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
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Romantic and Secluded Log Cabin - Fireplace & Private Lake - 85 Acres
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p309772
+1 845 266-3213
Stanfordville Hudson Valley
london
5

Perfect Retreat

  • 5 of 5
We've been visiting this wonderful cabin for 6 years and each time we arrive, we want to extend our stay.
From the moment we pass through the property gates and make our way to the cabin itself, we leave the stress of the outside world behind.
The property overlooks its own 3.5 acre pond sorrounded by woodland. If we're visiting during the summer,we swim in the pond, or take out the rowing boat to view the turtles at the waters edge, or the deer in the woodland. If it's fall or winter we sit on the porch swings and wrap ourselves in one of the many warm blankets provided, before heading indoors to a blazing fire.
The log cabin is very comfortable, with plenty of fresh towels and linen. For a cozy evening, there's lots of firewood provided and if you can tear yourself away from pond and woodland, the owners have left a large selection of classic DVDs to enjoy.
If you like eating outdoors, there's a choice of dining beside the lake or using the family table beside the cabin. The only other choice is whether to cook on the gas BBQ or the brick built coal BBQ.
Of course indoors, there's a fully functioning kitchen with all the pots and pans a cook could need.
On the opposite side of the cabin to the lake is an expance of lawn which leads you into the woods. It's a perfect place for pitching or batting practice. In the early morning or evening it's the perfect place to see the wild turkeys and deer coming to feed.
This owners are very kind. There's always a frozen homemade desert in the freezer as a welcoming gift.
Any bit of information about restaurants etc can be found in the information pack provided. And if you can't find it the there, the owners are just a phone call away.
We always arrive wondering which hammock to try first and leave wondering when can we next make it back. A wonderful, peaceful haven !
  • Submitted: May 26, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2008
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Romantic and Secluded Log Cabin - Fireplace & Private Lake - 85 Acres
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p309772
+1 845 266-3213
Stanfordville Hudson Valley
2

needed dusting and pond was overrun with algae, but great location.

  • 2 of 5
stayed there summer 2009 for a weekend.

very nice location. very quiet.

inside, the place needed dusting. outside the pond was overrun w/ algae, not very pretty. but, the linens and bathroom and kitchen were clean. could use some updating.

the owners were nice.
  • Submitted: May 16, 2010
  • Stayed: May 2009
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: In the 9 years we have been renting our cabin we have never had a complaint about cleanliness but possibly our cleaning service did not do a good job in dusting for this guest!
It is a natural and almost annual process for lakes to purge themselves and during this period of a few days the lake indeed is “not very pretty” but it is a normal process that we have no control over. After this purge cycle the lake becomes crystal clear. For approximately 360 days of the year our lake is clear without any algae. It is stocked with sterile carp to keep the weeds down and they do an excellent job but they cannot control the annual purge cycle which is a purifying and healthy, natural process. The lake was stocked many years ago with large mouth bass and they have multiplied profusely making for excellent fishing.
Our 3.5 acre lake is enjoyed by the following: the fish mentioned above in addition to sunnies and other varieties of lake fish, heron, geese, king fishers, ducks, and many other birdsincluding migrating birds, a variety of turtles, frogs, beavers, muskrats, deer, turkeys, rabbits, coyotes, and an occassional bear. They all like it and they like the fact that they only have to share "their" lake with no more than 2 guests at a time!
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Stewart International
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Poughkeepsie and/or Rhinecliff
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Taconic State Parkway - Bulls Head Road
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Uncle Sonny's, Stanfordville, NY
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Red Devon, Uncle Sonny's,
Car: necessary

In addition to our cabin we also have available for vacation rental in Stanfordville a fully equipped apartment with bedroom, large bathroom, kitchen, living room, dining area and sun deck with pricing of $225/nite. Contact us for photos and additional information.

We are located in Dutchess County - the heart of the Hudson River Valley with the historic towns of Rhinebeck, Hyde Park, Millbrook, and Red Hook. Mansions and museums are to be found along the river together with antique shops, wineries, and beautiful scenery. Some nearby attractions include the Roosevelt home and library, Vanderbilt Mansion, Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, the Omega Institute, and the Culinary Institute.

Of special interest is the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park which opened in October 2009. This is the word's longest (1.28 miles), elevated (212 ft) pedestrian bridge and has been visited by over 1,000,000 people in the first 2 years since it has opened. It began as a railroad bridge in 1888 and at that time was the longest bridge in the world. In 1974 it was partially destroyed by fire and it's 'railroad days' were over. A grassroots nonprofit group was responsible for saving the bridge and today it has become a leading tourist destination and state park!

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Availability & Rates

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Stanfordville Cabin Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$225
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$1,400
$6,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 4.0%
Notes Personal check up to 10 days prior to arrival.
No credit cards.
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Amenities

Amenities

Stanfordville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 480 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Lake ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking Off Street
Kitchen:
  • Grill
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Memory Foam Mattress on Queen sized sofa bed
  • A new sofa bed was purchased in Dec. 2009 - the best we could find! It is very comfortable! A new memory foam with gel mattress was purchased in August of 2013.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Boat Dock
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Boat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • pond
  • autumn foliage
  • winery tours
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • cinemas
  • churches
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • scenic drives
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • golf
  • freshwater fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
There is a fresh herb garden - in season. Rowboat and/or inflatable boats. Lake is stocked with large mouth bass - bring your own fishing gear! The 3.5 acre lake is yours alone to enjoy. The cabin is the only dwelling on the lake and your nearest neighbor is 1/4 mile away!

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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