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Hudson River home with spectacular river views & beach near Sarotoga Race track

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 10

This private home sits on a bluff with adjacent views of the Hudson River. It’s located in the town of Saratoga in the village of Schuylerville 11 miles from the Saratoga race track. With about 600 feet on the river, it offers a private beach, boating, swimming, hiking, biking, skiing, and solace. Privacy and beauty is offered with west side of the house on the Champlain canal, the north side is a public park with a tow path that goes for miles along the river, the south side is the Hudson river with 14 miles between locks 4 and 5. The south patio door leads to a large deck which sits about 50 feet above the river. The north patio door leads to a screened-in porch, a slate patio, and a garden with a northern view of the river. The inside is newly renovated and provides views of the Hudson from all rooms. It contains HD TV, DVD and surround sound, High speed Internet, new central air system, gas fire place, and for your safety a full security and fire system.

Saratoga Area: Saratoga has so much to offer and you should plan at least one day and evening there.

Excellent entertainment in that during the Spring, Summer, and Fall most bars have live entertainment. You can walk down main street and hear Rock, Country, Pop,and Jazz. Favorites are listed in the looseleaf found at the house.

Great Restaurants. In addition to the good restaurants that you can walk to from the house. Saratoga has so many to choose from. You will not be disappointed. Again we recommend our favorites.

Casio and of course the Race Track. - Great fun. If you have never been to the Saratoga track, you will enjoy the picnic atmosphere and the chance to see some of the finest horses in our country.

Skiing, Golf, and Fishing: Plenty of opportunity for skiing - 20 minutes to Willard Mountain or West Mountain family ski areas. 70 minutes from Gore.

Golf - 3 local golf courses. All offering 18 holes and with in 20 minutes of house. The closest is Windy Hills, a public,18 hole, golf course is 5 minutes from property.

Good fishing in area around the house both in the Champlain Canal and in the Hudson River. See boating.

Boating + Fishing: A recommended trip is a boat ride on the Champlain Canal Tour boats. Many different cruises. It is ran by Captain Bob and Marie Foster who live near by. Just walk up the Tow Path to Lock 5. In the picnic area to the left of the dock you will find Captain Bob's stern wheel riverboat. Many cruises available including the Sunday morning breakfast cruise. We are in a pretty section of the Hudson with a lot of natural beauty.

The house has a row boat, canoe, and 3 kayaks for your personal use at your own risk.

The town public launch is about 1000 yards down the tow path. If you trailer a boat,you can easily launch it at the public dock and then anchor in front of the house. Good Bass fishing in front of the house in the Canal or on the rear of the house in the River.

More Details

Michael Riggio
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 8, 2017


Schuylerville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • River ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Tiled Stove
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • fax
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Master BR
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    outdoor shower - outdoor shower
  • Main bath new in 2007, Master bath new in 2008. All bathrooms on 1st floor, but full bath near bottom of stairs.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , has master bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Near second full bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , upstairs- L shaped
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , upstairs
  • Bedroom 1 and 2 on first level Bedroom 3 and 4 on second level. Facing river views on bedroom 1 and 3
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
Canoe with 2 life jackets, 2 kayaks, and three mountain bikes on site. Beautiful gas fireplace works automatically from wall thermostat. Central air system includes high filtration for allergen control Local help maintains gardens and lawn. Pets considered. An extra cleaning cost may be involved and damage protection; 32 inch HD Sony TV with Sony stereo home surround system. DVD with HD output. Ipod input possible. For your protection and comfort a Central Security System monitors for intrusion, smoke or fire on all floors. If stay exceeds 5 days house keeping is included. House is professionally cleaned at the end of each stay. Good cellular coverage


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Hudson River home with spectacular river views & beach near Sarotoga Race track
average rating of 4.970588 based on 34 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Spectacular! The wildlife is incredible, two bald eagles live just feet away, blue heron, fishing...heaven! Tony and Charlie perfect hosts. We hope to return next year for the same two weeks.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy that Bill and his family had such a good time. They were a thoughtful. helpful, and made good suggestions to us.
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Great place

  • 5 of 5

The view was beautiful. The owners were fantastic . Everything you need is right there.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was good to hear. We had an internet problem. The speed was too slow. The guest helped us resolve it as we upgraded the speed to 3 Mbps. They were very helpful. We appreciate the review as well. Michael
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Beautiful views!

  • 5 of 5

We found this home to be clean and comfortable for our group, with space to be together and separate, as needed. We loved sitting on the deck watching the river traffic! Having bicycles and kayaks available was wonderful. Everyone enjoyed walking on the tow path. We very much appreciated how private and quiet the location is, yet still a very short walk to restaurants. The house was well stocked with towels, condiments, and other thoughtful additions. And, of course, I can't forget our friendly and helpful hosts: Thank you for a great weekend!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate our guest Amy taking the time for a review. We enjoyed having her as a guest because she and her friends enjoyed the house while also being respectful. We want people to have a good time. That is the purpose of a vacation. Brother Tony continues to be the official greeter and warm radiator.
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Beautiful, peaceful home!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful girls' weekend at this house. 7 women slept very comfortably with room for more. Beautiful furnishings and views of the water. It was exactly what we were hoping for, a home with some privacy that was a short drive to downtown Saratoga. The owners were lovely and the house was provided all the essential appliances and the bathrooms were stocked with shampoo, conditioner and soaps! We were already talking about staying there again, it was a great weekend. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy the girls had a good time. They were great guests and we would welcome their return
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We had a fabulous time. The house located right on the Hudson is beautiful.

  • 5 of 5

Truly amazing place to stay. We loved the tow path and waterfalls, all the trails. So nice to wake up and see the river. The house was spotless and everything was in the house to make the stay so easy. I would love to come back. Tony was there when we arrived. He was so nice and friendly felt like we knew him for years and Michael too super nice quick to respond to a call or email. What a beautiful home to relax and enjoy. I would and did recommend this to everyone of our friends and family. If you get a chance to stay there you will definitely want to go back. Janetta Walsh

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We thank Janetta for such a generous review. We will try to live up to it.
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comfortable, spacious, great views

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time gathering here with family. Would definitely return!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Always appreciated . And good to hear.
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Albany, New York
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Home Plate
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Windy Hill
Nearest Train
13 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
I 87
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
ELLI's or Amigo's
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
West Mountain
Nearest Beach
back yard
Car: necessary

Although the property offers excellent privacy a tow path leads into the town of Schuylerville where excellent restaurants can be found. It is 11 miles from the Saratoga race track; 20 minutes from the ski resorts of Willard Mountain or West Mountain, 40 minutes from the resort village of Lake George, and 70 minutes to Gore Ski resort.

In addition, the Tow path running in front of the house, leads to miles of bike trails along the Hudson River.


Rates & Availability

Schuylerville House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Track Season
Jul 21 2017 - Sep 6 2017
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Late Summer
Sep 7 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Early Fall
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Fall Winter
Oct 29 2017 - Nov 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Thanksgiving week
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest
Nov 26 2017 - Dec 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Holiday weeks
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $10 per person per night
Pet Fee $50
Damage Insurance $59

Normal week will run Saturday to Saturday
cleaning fee included in rates.
Questions on rates are best addressed via email.
A $50 pet fee would be added
Property damage policy possible at $49 for $1500 coverage.
No charge for payment by e-check, personal check, or cash. credit card possible but not desired.
House is fully equipped. Linens and paper goods provided.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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