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Barbara Lindorme

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, Parlez lentement si vous plait :D

Summertime Fun in the Mountains~

21 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Catskills House Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms; 1 loft/study; 2 full baths; Sleeps 6-7, Full Kitchen; Full Laundry

An 1850's picturesque farmhouse w/ modern amenities tucked in the fold of a mountain only 2 hours from NYC! My sun-drenched home is the perfect weekend getaway surrounded by natural rock-outcroppings on 7 acres in New York's desirable Catskills Forest Preserve. With a natural pond and invitingly precious, my peaceful retreat is fully furnished with full size kitchen and all the comforts of home. The welcoming living room with original stone fireplace is a gathering place in winter and summer. Private master bedroom. Dining area accommodates 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 Mountain Resort - for more structured activities on the lake, golfing and spa.

Near by locales : Phoenicia - Whether you're looking for Tubing down the Esopus or seeking a stroll down main street, Phoenicia is bustling with fun and eats! From Sweet Sue's, home to the area's best big breakfast with plate size pancakes to The Sportsman and Brio's - friendly restaurants abound with friends and families hanging around in this quintessential mountain town~

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.

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.

Note!!! Please contact us at (917) 745-4291 before you make the quote to see if the property is available for the period requested. Do not contact through the website because we may delay the response . The best way to contact us is by phone call or text at (917) 745-4291 !!! Thank you

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Barbara Lindorme (Owner)
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, Parlez lentement si vous plait :D

Why Barbara Lindorme chose Catskills

It's the perfect retreat for loving outdoors ~ so much life and fun things to explore, it's a great getaway for family and friends as well as oneself for solitude ~ just about anything needed to replenish strengthen rejuvenate and enjoy!

Reviews

4.9
based on 21 traveler reviews

Summertime Fun in the Mountains~
average rating of 4.857143 based on 21 reviews
5

Comfy cabin!

  • 5 of 5

The house is great! Has all the comforts of home and Barbara really takes care of you. What a deal!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Lovely house.

  • 4 of 5

The house is a beautiful, cosy old farmhouse in a very pretty spot. It was very comfortable for 4 adults and two kids. There is a loft bed for kids but getting up there is trickier than you might imagine so not great for younger kids. Ours are 11 and did ok. The information we got from Barbara was very comprehensive and she was very helpful. It's quite isolated so we brought most of our food with us and glad we did. The kids took snowboarding lessons at Hunter mountain, about 45 minutes away. Bellaryre is closer but smaller. We spent most of our time at the house as it was so very cosy so I can't say much about restaurants in the area. We would like to go back in the summer and maybe we'll get out a bit more. It's a very pretty spot, peaceful and comfortable. Very good value for money overall.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bayamon, Puerto Rico
5

Wonderful, we love it!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed as a gift for my daughter that turn fifteen and wanted to see the snow falling and feel by herself all that cabin in the woods lifestyle. As magic, it snow the afternoon we arrived.

The house was so cozy and beautiful that she and her sister could not be happier. There was a small bed in a loft in the first floor where they spent a lot of time playing, they love that place. We also get to warm the house with the fireplace and make smores in the firepit eventhough the temperature was 0 that day. We also get to cook an bake a cake and some cookies because the kitchen is really complete with everything you can need. I could keep numbering all the things we love but I will resume by telling you that we loved every single moment and eveeything in the house. Bill the property manager gave us excellent customer service and was always available for us. I am for sure returning to this house because it was wonderful, we love it.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
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A great getaway

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoy this rental. It was a great getaway after school ended with the kids. We enjoy the outdoors and did a little exploring and a campfire with Snores. We loved the house. It was so cozy. We're totally doing this again next summer!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind words ~ I loved having you at the house and everyone is welcome back anytime!!! Thank you for being so friendly and come back soon!
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Long Island, NY
5

Exactly the cozy cabin we were looking for....

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I rented the house in the second week of December 2014. The house was perfect.

Barbara could not have been more helpful prior to our arrival. The information she provides you with is

incredibly comprehensive and answers any questions you could possibly have while you're there. The

pictures are real and everything in the ad is real. Unfortunately it rained most of the time we were there but we

had a great time in the house just cooking and relaxing by the fireplace. We also had our 14 month old son with us and he had a good time too. One thing that was really convenient was the the small farm doors that separate the

different sections of the house so for example we were able to stay in the kitchen and not have to worry about our son

running to the other rooms to explore. We were also able to relax by the fireplace and watch TV in

the living room without having to think about him on the stairs or running into the kitchen. Just close the

farm doors and you can keep an eye on your little one without getting up. It was an added bonus that we

had not even thought about. We plan to go back again before the winter ends. The kitchen is truly stocked

and in good shape. We had everything we needed to prepare our meals and the dishwasher was great to

have. We did get to walk the property a little and it really is amazing. We are hoping it snows next time we go so we

can enjoy the property more. The heat in the house is great and it was really cold weather when we were there. All

together it was a wonderful time and we are happy that Barbara allowed us to rent from her. We feel like we

found a hidden gem. We highly recommend it to anyone looking for a cozy cabin feel in a rural setting to get

Away from it all.

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
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Winston-Salem, North Carolina
5

Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Perfect getaway! Our family of four - all adults - enjoyed S'mores in the fireplace, walks along the reservoir nearby, home-cooked meals, and easy access to Woodstock or Phoenicia (be sure to save room for breakfast at Sweet Sue's). Set in a beautiful location, the house is very comfortable, cozy, and the owner has obviously taken a lot of care to provide the conveniences & little touches that make the difference between "good" and "excellent." The house is lovely - clean and well-maintained, and the kitchen really does have just about anything a cook could need! Communication from the owner was excellent, and the information provided was thorough and well thought out. Highly recommend it - a definite encore!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Stewart Airport
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Mohonk
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Amtrak Rhinebeck St
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
New York State Thruway
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
LMark Grille,TheOldCountryInn. Live music,fplaces
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Belleayre & Hunter Mountains
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
The Reservoir-(Lake view for walking)
Car: necessary

A great place for hikers, bikers, skiers, artists, writers, poets, cooks, bakers or folks wanting to get away for peaceful solitude, or plan a fun vacation with friends. Near all warm weather activities and close to all Catskills ski resorts for snowy winter stays. 15mi. to Woodstock, Phoenicia and many small towns in between!

Other Activities: Rock climbing, skiing, tubing and spas

Golf: Several 4 star rated courses in the area

Stone Dock ; Wiltwyck ; Alapaha ; New Paltz ; Nevele Grande ; Apple Greens ; Dinsmore

Ski: Belleayre and Hunter are both wonderful day trips from the house. Nestled just about half way in between the two locations, either destination works -or- trying both is fun for mixing things up. Enjoy the scenic drive in the morning and relaxing at the end of the day coming to the full kitchen for fun dinners with friends~

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Rates & Availability

Olivebridge House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$125
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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $125
cleaning $57

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Catskills House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1175 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Floor Hall Bathroom - toilet , shower , Glass shower + linen closet
    Bathroom off the Back Study - toilet , combination tub/shower , Ample counter top space for toiletries
  • Bright and roomy full first bath with glass stall shower and linen closet on main floor down hallway off first living room. 2nd full bathroom with combination tub/shower and spacious counter space in second living room. Washer/Dryer in separate laundry room as you enter the house from the back.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 2 queen , Ample floor space for add'l sleeping (infant beds);skylights
    Guest - 2 double , Sleeps two; Cheerful space; sitting area
    Living Room - Larger parties can sleep 1 or 2 on the sofa. It's comfy!
    Study w/WoodStove & Sleeping Loft - 2 twin/ single , Daybed sleeps 1. Moveable Trundle mattress in loft sleeps 1.
  • 2 traditional bedrooms (Master & Main Floor) plus second family room with sleeping loft as 3rd bedroom/sleeping area: Spacious master bedroom upstairs with sitting area and desk. Main floor bedroom with full bed and sitting area. Full twin bed (daybed sofa) in second living room with freestanding wood stove. Additional twin mattress in trundle sleeping loft and second full bathroom. Original artisan stone fireplace in main floor living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Rock outcroppings; scenic environs; trails up the mountain, an outdoor lover's paradise year round. Cozy front foyer for writing, reading or thinking; food lover's kitchen for great meals, fun for chef & baker alike. Comfy bedrooms and inviting living spaces to catch up with friends and family! Property Manager available for assistance. Great Winter Haven; Nicely situated between Belleayre and Hunter SKI RESORTS. Come for a week and enjoy them both! Tuck in snuggling by the fire with cocoa on the stove!

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