This is a totally renovated beautiful cottage, in a secluded wooded setting on 3.7 acres, with Catskill Mountain views from one of the highest points in the area. The surrounding oak forest is the oldest in the Town of Rhinebeck. In a rural but not isolated setting, the cottage is only eight minutes from charming Rhinebeck Village with its antique stores, fine restaurants, local movie theatre, and many shops, and it is only fifteen minutes from the Amtrak station. It's also an easy ten-minute drive to the Omega Institute and ideal for those who want to attend Omega events but prefer their own housing. The large living room, with cozy brick fireplace, opens onto a spacious Adirondack-style screened porch, which could serve as a sleeping porch. The bedroom has a bay window that looks out to the mountains and woods; it opens onto the screened porch through French doors with charming French lace curtains. The living room sofa converts to the world's most comfortable queen-sized sofa bed. The front porch, with Adirondack chairs, opens onto a beautiful, large stone walkway and patio. The patio and the deck on the side of the cottage are perfect for sunset drinks, and later for star-gazing. A beautiful swing hangs from a great oak tree in front. The cottage has a flat-screen (satellite) TV and DVD player in the living room, and a TV/DVD player in the bedroom, and it has wireless internet service. It is air-conditioned and has a washer and dryer. The small kitchen is fully equipped, including dishwasher and microwave. The full bathroom has a tub/shower and a skylight. Access is easy from both the Taconic Parkway and the New York Thruway. The cottage is available May through October for $2475 per month and $1375 per week, with a one-month minimum for June, July, and August, or $7300 for the full summer season (Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend). For holiday weekends, Bard and Vassar Commencement weekends, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s, the cottage rents for $225 per night with a three-night minimum; two-night minimum for non-holiday weekends. Special holiday season rate (Thanksgiving – New Years’ inclusive): $2475. For non-holiday monthly and weekly rates November through April, contact owner. All rentals have, in addition, a $150 cleaning fee.
Keywords: Near Rhinebeck Village
Catskill Mountain Views
Near Omega Institute
The owner is a college professor whose teaching and scholarship involve the Hudson River Valley--its history, literature, and landscape painting.
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