Hunter Cottage Rental Photos and Description
Cozy Dwelling w/ Living Room, Eat in Kitchen and Front Porch W/swing
Paint the Night Main House is perfect for lovers while also family friendly....
WE DO WELCOME YOUR PET. Ask for a quote for one or two dogs.
We consider discounts for longer stays: Use of our extra bedroom is indeed, extra....plus 30 per person per night.
*there is an additional cleaning charge 75.00 for 1--3 day visits
Our beautiful extra bedroom, an art studio that sleeps three: in full futon and a unique shimmery gold sleeping alcove behind sequined golden cafe curtains. See photos.
Sleeps 6 comfortably....five folks in beds and a big fat couch in the living room for Uncle Harry *double sized air bed if you wish.
Having a wedding?
A bunch of friends going to a festival on a getaway?
In addition to the main house, we have another beautiful cottage next door.
The Main House is perfect for two couples seeking an intimate get away with totally private bedrooms.
Only twenty feet from a mountain brook, surrounded by fragrant flower filled gardens the Main House and gardens are the stuff of lasting memories.
In the middle of the Catskills Mountains, only 11 miles from Phoenicia's Festival of the Voice to Saugarties Garlic Festival, Hunter's music festivals like WDST's Mountain Jam, A Taste of Country Music Festival and The International Celtic Music Festival and much more.
In addition, Hunter Mountain's ski slopes are known far and wide, and we are only 40 minutes from additional skiing at Bellayre or Windham.
Paint the Night is near myriad hiking trails, cross country skiing and rock climbing and also is across the street from a famous trout stream where you'll find a lovely swimming hole great for children of all ages. The town of Phoenicia, 2.5 miles away, offers exciting tubing in the Esopus River.
HECK!! WE'RE LIKE A NATURAL DISNEY WORLD!
Our 12 x 20 living room has bamboo flooring, a glass front wood stove for fire gazing, large windows, cable TV, tons of house plants and the big couch makes snuggling by the fire or watching a movie comfortable.
The wraparound front porch has a swing and rocking chair. You'll overlook the mountains and starry skies, with gardens any way you look. Step out the front door with a glass of wine and cozy up with your honey on the swing.
Paint the Night Main House's master bedroom has a queen-sized bed, pine floors, wood trimmed windows surrounding and a walk in closet.
Paint the Night Main House also offers:
- an intoxicating heated tile floor in the bathroom
- a relaxing whirl pool tub
- an unusual feature for kids: our 'golden alcove bed' with cafe curtains to close for reading by flashlight.
- a front porch with swing and dining room table
- extensive gardens
- fresh herbs from our little organic garden
- abundant fluffy towels and linens
- high speed WiFi
-netflix (via your computer only)
- a funky old boom box CD and cassette player
- pick your own bouquets
- our swimming hole is a short walk from the front door
- pet friendly (but not pet proof!)
- a campfire on a mountain brook
- a Weber grill
Our fully equipped country eat-in kitchen w/ Blue Willow decor has whatever a cook would want to prepare a feast: from muffin tins to a blender for smoothies.
We keep on hand for your convenience basic staples like an excellent selection of organic herbal and caffeinated teas, organic coffees, filters for drip thru coffee, spices, as well as cleaning supplies, environmental soaps, shampoo and conditioner.
Slow down and enjoy life....
Over a bottle 'o wine or hot chocolate, build a campfire with the kids by the bank of our little brook and watch the smoke swirl up and disappear, roast marsh mellows or make s'mores with the kids or grill away on the Weber.
There is a ton of kindling to scavenge all over the place.
We share an awesome swimming hole around the corner, a short walk from The Main House: with a public bathroom, lot's of chairs, a deck overlooking a the water, a funky little playground with ancient old style horse on springs for children.... reverie as the river ripples over rocks
* note: If you find Paint the Night Main House booked, our companion cottage is often available.
Paint the Night Cottage in the Wood.
Bringing Fido? Please note: We are dog friendly : ) but .....NOT dog proof.
one dog 55, two dogs 85
We welcome your canine family member but be ready to take full responsibility for your pet's behavior and respect our modest requests as regards pets and our lawns. Just ask!
Paint the Night accommodations are NON-SMOKING.
Treat yourself to a sojourn at Paint the Night......
Life is short.
YOU DESERVE IT!
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- wheelchair accessible
- pets considered
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Events Allowed
About Mighty Xee
I'm a singer songwriter, play keys, make provocative art and children's book illustrator-author (above is one of my illustrations). I
Also designer and owner of Nightshade Fine Gardening. Best of all, proud to be Grammy to a beautiful 22 year old grand daughter, Mother to a daughter who is a powerhouse lawyer, and my son, is an emerging artist who has already sold almost 100 paintings. See photos for pics of our amazing dog, Tallulah, a gentle 125 lbs of St Bernard-Newfoundland mix.
Mighty Xee purchased this cottage in 1984
Why Mighty Xee chose Hunter
Two unique dwellings, surrounded by lush gardens, fields and woods, both dwellings on a sweet brook, environmentally conscious, near a dynamite swimming hole, in the middle of paradise in the mountains.
What makes this cottage unique
Brook, gardens, across from a trout stream, organic vegetables, free flower bouquets, lot's of room to build a blazing campfire, room for your dog to play, pet friendly....rabbits dashing across the driveway, deer, bear, birds swooping make it like a Disney movie....