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SPECTACULAR WATERFRONT COTTAGE NEAR WOODSTOCK, N.Y.

Bob Malkin and Barbara Pokras

Advertiser since: 2007
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Speaks: english
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Bob Malkin and Barbara Pokras

Advertiser since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2014
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SPECTACULAR WATERFRONT COTTAGE NEAR WOODSTOCK, N.Y.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Saugerties Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 2 - 4

Sophistication and country charm describes A StreamSide Cottage, a cozy vacation rental cottage nestled in the foothills of the Catskills and offering 1000’ of stream frontage. The perfect destination for that weekend getaway, writing retreat or romantic holiday, A Stream Side Cottage is Ideally located with easy access to Woodstock, Saugerties, Hunter Mountain and H.I.T..S. (for seasonal equestrian events) and a mere two hour drive from the George Washington Bridge.

Arrive at the cedar cottage and open the door to stunning views and walls of glass. Completely renovated, the cottage boasts a fully equipped chefs kitchen, Roche Bobois dining table and chairs, and original art and antiques as well as delightful objects from “ThinkBig!” creator, Bob Malkin.

Soak in our charming, claw foot tub with river view after a day of hiking, golf, tennis, swimming, fishing or skiing and allow the stresses of every day life to vanish. Enjoy the warmth of our cast iron fireplace. Have a glass of wine on the wide deck overlooking the water, or walk our path to views of the Fernwood Falls. Swimming is superb by the falls. Your well-mannered dog is welcome at A Stream Side Cottage.

Our upstairs loft with its sloped ceiling is a magical kingdom for children. The trundle bed sleeps two, and there are cozy corners for reading and a desk overlooking the creek where your kids may find inspiration to sit down and write that essay on “Where I spent my summer vacation.” It’s bound to get an “A.”

Stroll over to the historic Fernwood Restaurant for cocktails and dinner. Garlic lovers? Don’t miss Emil’s table-made Caesar salad.

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Bob Malkin and Barbara Pokras (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2007
Call Owner
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Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2014

About Bob Malkin and Barbara Pokras

What happens when an arts entrepreneur and creator of 'ThinkBig!' gets together with an Emmy award winning film editor? She reads his personal ad (“FUN, 52, RECENT NYC transplant, sexy, successful, attractive arts entrepreneur, child like, sensitive, open, honest and well therapied...”), They meet, marry and move from Santa Monica, CA. to the West Village...until 9/11. Bob was 'ground zero.' It was time to leave. We fell in love with the Catskill region and ended up buying a home! We've been here full time since 2005.

Bob Malkin and Barbara Pokras purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Bob Malkin and Barbara Pokras chose Saugerties

Bob is obsessed with water. We are the owners of The Waterfall House, our first vacation rental home set on Niobe Falls. When the cottage down the road became available, we couldn't say no. After a full year of top to bottom renovation, A Stream Side Cottage, L.L.C., is brand new and ready for you!

What makes this cottage unique

Palenville is an unspoiled gem offering the magic of the Catskill Mountains with proximity to Woodstock, Saugerties, Hunter Mountain and the town of Hudson, a

destination for art and antique collectors.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.9
based on 17 traveler reviews

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Spectacular Waterfront Cottage Near Woodstock, N.Y.
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
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Spectacular Waterfront Cottage Near Woodstock, N.Y.
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Saugerties Catskills
5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5
We celebrated our 10th wedding anniversary here and as soon as we walked in the cottage we knew that this was going to be the perfect place for us to celebrate our very special day. There were balloons and a basket of goodies waiting for us; so thoughtful. The cottage is beautiful, comfortable and well appointed. It was very cleaned and nicely decorated. The kitchen has everything you need and more to cook the perfect meal, spacious open floor plan, gorgeous bathroom and cozy bedroom with comfy bed and lots of pillows to choose from. But the most beautiful thing is that as soon as you walked in the door the beautiful view of the woods and creek is right in front of you thanks to the wall sliding doors. Steps below is the creek and a clearly marked path to the waterfalls; just gorgeous. We certainly loved this place and so did our dog Max. They provided bowls, treats and a bed for him to lounge around on. This place will forever hold a special place in our hearts and we will definitely be back.
  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We're so happy to have provided the perfect venue for your special occasion and we hope you and your pup will visit again!
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Spectacular Waterfront Cottage Near Woodstock, N.Y.
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Saugerties Catskills
Northport NY
5

Just Beatiful!

  • 5 of 5
As we entered the cottage we found Happy Birthday balloons and gifts as well as goodies for our dog Sammy. The owners are so thoughtful. The Cottage and the view exceeded our expectations. Thank you for a peaceful and relaxing stay!
  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Spectacular Waterfront Cottage Near Woodstock, N.Y.
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+1 -8452466666
Saugerties Catskills
5

peaceful and restorative

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I brought our lab and chihuahua along for our 1 year wedding anniversary. It was amazing and we weren't ready to go home. The location of the creekside cottage is perfect! Just take a short walk up the creek and there are a series of waterfalls and swimming holes. Our dogs were both loving life and the adventures this place provides. A 5 minute drive around the corner brings you to kaaterskill falls which is gorgeous and breathtaking the entire hike. The cottage is nestled in just the right location so that it appears to be the only building around as you watch the creek from the back deck. We would love to come back and explore this area some more in a different season!
  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We're thrilled to have provided the setting in which to celebrate your anniversary. Our mission is to create happy memories for our guests, and it seems we've succeeded. We look forward to your next visit and thank you for tasking the time to share your thoughts with future guests!
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Spectacular Waterfront Cottage Near Woodstock, N.Y.
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Saugerties Catskills
Westwood, NJ
5

Peaceful vacation

  • 5 of 5
We spent 5 nights at the cottage and thoroughly enjoyed the property. What a great setting! The creek was a little low for fishing, but just right for exploring. My (almost) 17 year old son had a great time heading up to the waterfalls and fishing in the pools. Our lab mix headed straight over the rocks and into the middle of the creek for a drink and to lie down - she loved it. The deck got plenty of use, sitting and listening to the water was a daily past time. The kitchen is great, we made several meals at the house. We got takeout from the Fernwood up the street as well as had dinner there one night. The place is very "rustic" but charming AND the food is spectacular. I highly recomend making time to visit the restaurant. If you're looking to fish, head to Colgate Lake. It's in East Jewett, pretty easy to find (head toward Hunter) and oh so picturesque. Very quiet and serene. All in all we had a great vacation, thank you to Bob and Babs.
  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Your comments mean so much to us, as well as to future guests. Our proximity to The Fernwood Restaurant means not having to drive after a day of hiking and relaxing! We're thrilled you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to your next visit!
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Spectacular Waterfront Cottage Near Woodstock, N.Y.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3781227
+1 -8452466666
Saugerties Catskills
5

Really Beautiful

  • 5 of 5
We had a fantastic Memorial Day weekend at the Streamside cottage. It's unlike any house we've rented. The view of that stream outside is really something to see. We spent hours on the deck every day, took some walks up to the falls and to the restaurant/bar just up the road. The house itself is very cozily decorated and great for hanging out in on a rainy day. The surrounding streets are welcoming if you're a runner. Saugerties is nearby, about a 20 minute drive, with lots of restaurants and shops to visit. This is a great spot.
  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Romantic Getaway
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Spectacular Waterfront Cottage Near Woodstock, N.Y.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3781227
+1 -8452466666
Saugerties Catskills
5

Birthday Getaway

  • 5 of 5
I stayed at the Waterfall house and now at the Steamside Cottage and was not disappointed. The cottage was cozy and bright and the view of the stream was good for the mind and soul. We were greeted with a beautiful gift basket and bottle of wine. I am eternally grateful for our host's never ending hospitality and making us feel at home. I will definitely return.
  • Submitted: May 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We look forward to your next visit and we're thrilled we had a hand in making your birthday weekend extra-special. We love to pamper our guests!

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Kaaterskill Falls
"You can hike all the way up by parking just below the Kaaterskill on 23A, however my favorit..."
The Red Onion
"One of the top restaurants in the east. You will almost always find me and our poker group ..."
Fernwood Restaurant
"Just a very short walk to this local bar & restaurant. As I am a vegetarian I get sundered ..."
Lower Clove Wines
Start of A great Bike Ride
"4 bikes are furnished."
Storey's Farms
"You must get your fresh vegetable and fruits at this farm market. Its the best."
Palenville Library
"A well furnished library with local art."
Other Waterfall Swimmming Hole
"Just past our private 1,000 path is a waterfall & great swimming hole."
New World Home Cooking
"Monday night is celtic music. Prior to 7 pm oysters are a dollar. Extensive menu. Lots of..."
North South Lake Ski, Swim, Hike
"Just prior to the entrance to the park is Laurel House Road turn right and park at end. You..."
Miss Lucy's Kitchen
"Great food. Always it least one really good vegetarian dish."
Stella's Station
"Great lunch place for outdoor sitting. Bar food for the most part, but worth it."
Bear Cafe
Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Albany
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Rhinecliff
Car: recommended

Health/Beauty spa

Boating

Wildlife viewing

Miniature golf

Kayaking

Cross country skiing

Snowboarding

Snowmobiling

Rock climbing

A Stream Side Cottage is ideally located in the historic hamlet of Palenville, America;'s first art colony. Hiking opportunities are all around you, and the area features numerous waterfalls and spectacular vistas.

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Rates & Availability

From $300 Per night

Saugerties Cottage Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
OFF PEAK
Nov 1 2014 - Apr 30 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
$300
$2,000
$8,000
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
$350
$2,350
$9,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Property Damage Protection $49
Notes We give preference to rentals of one week or longer. Ask about seasonal rates. We are close to H.I.T.S. for equestrian events! Off season is great for skiers. We welcome well-mannered dogs subject to our "Dog Rules" and a fifty-dollar pet fee. If warranted, we will charge a multi-dog fee.
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Amenities

Saugerties Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Charming claw foot tub. New stand-alone shower.
  • After a day of hiking, soak in our claw foot tub with stream views.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Trundle bed sleeps one or two children or small adults.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Mitchell Gold sofa bed in living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Streams, waterfalls and swimming holes. Private and completely renovated.

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