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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, polish

Hunt No More, You Found It! ~ Private Pool, Sauna, Gardens

13 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

Saratoga Springs House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom, 2 Full Bath, Sleeps 8

Swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, steam shower, tipi, fire ring!

Your own private retreat in the Spa City!

Perfectly located, just minutes from Downtown Saratoga, Saratoga Raceway, Yaddo Gardens and Saratoga Lake. Walking distance to Saratoga National Golf Course.

Hidden Jewel, now ready to be discovered!

This exquisite home has a history of many happy times, family gatherings and personal transformations. The energies of love and caring which emanate here await you, your family and friends.

Inspired by her world travels, the owner has artistically designed with collectibles from around the globe. The experience of being here is one of

homelike comfort, casual elegance, richness, adventurous mystery and attention to detail-focusing beauty(the ‘Oh’ and ‘Ah’ of it.). Ancient Tibetan wedding chests, Malaysian Puppet Dolls, Central and South American Masks and Ceramics, Hard Wood Floors, Oriental Carpets…

Conveniently close to all that the beautiful Spa City has to offer, yet very far

away…in so many ways….

Open the back door and step into an enchanted garden, a peaceful

dimension where time slows and deep relaxation begins.

Take a stroll, contemplate the beauty of the perennial gardens or hand feed our fish in the koi pond. Meditate listening to the trickling of the water fountain or sit on one of the benches and become one with the nature. Bird baths and feeders draw our aviary companions of all kinds. Let the chimes and Thai Monastery bells be the music in your ears.

Whether you want to feel the adventure of spending the night outside, share the storytelling, drum or perform a traditional fire ceremony an original Native American teepee will welcome you.

Summer in Saratoga would not be such without the outdoor dining.

The wrap-around multilevel deck provides ample space for fun and entertaining or you may want to choose the screened porch which provides you with warm evening breezes absent of any arthropods.

- Large gas grill

- Round table and Chairs

- Chase lounges by the pool.

The Pool!

Your own private resort! What FUN!

Oh, but what about those crisp mornings on the Front Porch Café with the strong Espresso, and clear mind for picking the day’s winners?!

Office-Library

Truly a nice library. Classics, guides, nature and more. We have an over-sized soft leather recliner for you to sink into while exploring.

- Wireless Access

- Long Distance (in the US) Phone

Living Room

Here is where the anthropologist, the artist, the conversationalist and the musician meet.

A really soft Leather Couch and Recliner, Entertainment Center with Cable TV, VCR, DVD, Stereo System, Extensive Music Library, Piano,

Hand Made Belizean Drum (Yep, it traveled on the plane as well), a Marble Fireplace create a special ambiance to touch on all the senses. A perfect space for sharing those precious moments that memories are made of. Whether it is watching a favorite movie, playing Monopoly, listening to the opera or making your own music the journey is yours.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Owner (Property Manager)
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, polish

About Owner

Nature, Adventure, Tranquility, Beauty and Comfort. Inspired by my own travels and world explorations, with a desire to share some of my favorite and special places with others, I created OurSecretGetaways.net. It is with pleasure that I open the door to our Vacation Homes so you too can create your own unforgettable memories. Being an avid traveler myself, I know what I appreciate when I stay at different destinations. My goal is to use that experience in creating and providing the best atmosphere for our guests.

I strive to create in each of our retreats a unique experience, reflecting the ambiance of the area, the cultural character and natural environment. My joy springs from feeling the soul of each area and property and infusing that spirit artfully throughout the home, the landscaping and amenities provided. A confluence of nature's beauty with interior design is communicated through color harmony, original art, comfort and the intimate warmth of a loved home. Whichever secret getaway that you may choose be assured that you will find a home where you can fully relax, be comfortable and bask in the sensual pleasures of the unique esthetic aspects of both the interior décor and the charming gardens, while drawing strength and energy from the breathtaking beauty of the surrounding habitat.

Owner purchased this house in 1985

Guestbook comments from the manager

What a delight to spend the end of summer in this lovely home! (And "home" is surely what it is, as "house" will simply never do!)



Lounging by the pool (and on two occasions, it was actually warm enough to swim!), with the grill working overtime, was bliss for a couple of city dwellers. The dogs had a ball (literally and figuratively), and think they live here now.



Thank you for sharing your warm, artful space with these weary travelers. We leave renewed and refreshed!



Katherine & Paul
Sep 2010
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Reviews

4.8
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Hunt No More, You Found It! ~ Private Pool, Sauna, Gardens
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 26 reviews
5

Wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

I got to spend two nights at this beautifully maintained place during the Saratoga chowder festival weekend. Renata has made the process very easy and straightforward. She is very responsible and accommodating. I can't even begin to describe how satisfying my weekend away from the hectic city was. This place has steam room, Sauna, and jaccuzi. The overall ambiance of this place will automatically make you feel at home and help you to relax. I would definitely recommend this place if you're visiting Saratoga! Great location, great accommodations, great atmosphere!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Wonderful experience!

  • 4 of 5

I got to spend two nights at this beautifully maintained place during the Saratoga chowder festival weekend. Renata has made the process very easy and straightforward. She is very responsible and accommodating. I can't even begin to describe how satisfying my weekend away from the hectic city was. This place has steam room, Sauna, and jaccuzi. The overall ambiance of this place will automatically make you feel at home and help you to relax. I would definitely recommend this place if you're visiting Saratoga! Great location, great accommodations, great atmosphere!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Lynbrook, NY
5

Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our family needed some time away and found this gem in Saratoga Springs. We literally felt like we were staying at a museum. The culture, artifacts, history and warmth surround you when staying at the Treasure Chest. Thank you Renata for your hospitality, flexibility and generosity - your home was truly a pleasure to stay in.

-The Campbell Family

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Thank you, Renata, for letting our family enjoy The Treasure Chest! Our family of six adults stayed from June 12th through June 20th. It was so nice to return to a "home" rather than a hotel room after a day of fun.

Everything was exactly as described. We truly enjoyed the pool (though a bit chilly as it was early in the summer and a cold spring) patio and gardens. To our surprise there was even a baby bunny that came out early in the mornings!

The Treasure Chest is located in a very nice residential area close in proximity to everything you might want or need. Restaurants, stores, casino (racino) were minutes away. Lake George was a short half hour ride. Going to the west we visited Howe Caverns and the Adirondack Animal Park. The "children" enjoyed Six Flags one day, which was less than a half hour away.

The back yard is extremely private - to the point we are considering fencing in our much more rural yard next year. Much enjoyed!

The process of renting from Renata was very easy. I would highly recommend The Treasure Chest to anyone wanting a home away from home.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was truly a pleasure to have your family as our guests Gail! Thank you for your kind words and a very generous gift of "pool toys" that all our guests are enjoying now! Wishing you all the Best! Renata
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5

Amazing girls weekend!

  • 5 of 5

This home is truly something special. The character and charm make you fee like you've stepped right into a place you grew up visiting. We spent a girls weekend in Saratoga and could not have picked a better place to stay. The amenities and location truly speak for themselves. This is a must stay for those going to the area.

The owner sends amazing reccomendations for places to go- we loved every suggestion. I can't wait to stay at the Treasure Chest again and to visit some of their other properties. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
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5

Such a relaxing and tranquil home to make a perfect Valentine Day weekend

  • 5 of 5

Your home is such a beautiful place to stay, we especially loved all of the interesting artifacts, antiques, and your other beautiful decorations displayed from all of your travels. The home is filled with art of all sorts, and we spent quite some time looking at the different arrangements you have in each of the rooms. It's so close to shopping, supermarkets, and the really wonderful downtown Saratoga, we were pretty surprised when we went out exploring by how close we were to everything. The street is nice, private, and quiet as well.

The steam shower, Jacuzzi, and sauna were wonderful! It was more like renting our own private spa, the decor in the house is really quite enchanting. The living room was comfortable for relaxing on the couch to watch a movie, and the kitchen was a pleasure to cook in. The bed in the master was really comfortable, and there is tons of closet space if you needed it. I really liked the hand painted mater bath sinks. I'd love to experience it in the summer time.

The owner was very responsive, a pleasure to talk to, and also very helpful and accommodating, she was away during our stay, so I also had the opportunity to deal with her assistant manager, who was also very quick to respond and extremely pleasant to deal with as well.

We would love to come again for a longer stay in the warmer months to really be able to experience more of Saratoga, or at least, in more forgiving weather. We do hope to come again soon, your home is such a wonderful place to stay, thank you so much!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
27 Miles
Albany International- 30 Minutes
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Longfellows
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Saratoga National1
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Saratoga
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-87
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Longfellows
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
West Mountain
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Saratoga Lake
Car: necessary

Saratoga Race Course, Racino, SPAC

Baloon Festival, Regatas, Victorian Street Walk, First Night Festival, First American Coffee House - Café Lena

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Rates & Availability

Saratoga Springs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Race Track Season
Jul 23 2016 - Sep 9 2016
3 night minimum stay
$550
$3,600
 
 
Indian Summer
Sep 10 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$275
From
$325
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Leaves have Fallen
Nov 1 2016 - Nov 18 2016
2 night minimum stay
$225
From
$250
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Giving Thanks
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 28 2016
3 night minimum stay
$300
From
$350
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $75

$100 Cleaning fee will Apply to Less than a THREE Night Stays.

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Amenities

Saratoga Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • The Spa Bathroom - This is The Spa City after all! Has a Steam Shower with Reclining Bench, and a Full Dry/Moist Sauna . The Master Bathroom Newly remodeled with an eclectic flair combining contemporary lighting with Jacuzzi tub and traditional hand painted Guatemalan basins. The saying is that a woman has everything in her purse, except for a kitchen sink, well…It was a bathroom sink that traveled in a personal bag on the way back from Guatemala. Not only the owner’s bag but her sister’s as well. Were some of the eyebrows raised at the customs?…guess! Yes, there is a stock of Plush Towels for our guests to use.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • All our bedrooms are equipped with new mattresses, fine designer linens, comfortable pillows , blankets and comforters. Custom built closets with ample space for your casual and gala wardrobes. Lighting that creates an intimate atmosphere with interesting art objects to please the eye. We have three bedrooms with Queen Size Beds and one with a Queen Size Futon. The Master Bedroom is truly masterful. It expresses intimacy with warm sensuous tones, animal print bedding and French doors opening to the upper deck and a Magnolia tree canopy. You will also find some exquisite Microfiber Robes there.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Steam Shower
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Our Gourmet Kitchen: Newly remodeled, bright and cheery with a contemporary country twist. Stainless Steel Appliances Granite Counter tops French Press & Espresso Maker Antique Butcher Block Top Country Table Fully Stocked and Equipped Feast on the views of the gardens and meadow beyond the stockade fence. A meadow which is a home to geese and the dining room of deer. Elegant Dining Room: Spread out your meal on the Impressive Hand Crafted Antique Table from India. Fill up the wine rack, light-up the candle, turn the music on and…voila!… you are all set for that unforgettable dining experience!

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