We are a non-smoking, pet free home. We love pets, but due to many of our guests (or guests in their group) having allergies, we have chosen to remain pet free. Thank you for understanding.
This spectacular mountain retreat is perfectly set up to accommodate family gatherings, corporate retreats, yoga enthusiasts/retreats, friendship reunions and much more. Sky View can comfortably sleep 22 people. Built atop the rolling hills of Old Chatham NY, you'll find peace and relaxation. The views are as spectacular as the setting and the grounds around the home. Enjoy the grounds, two small ponds and many hiking areas in and around the horse barn and corral. The private, 26 acre property, is a short drive to several charming villages, great restaurants, the Town of Hudson, hiking, swimming, fishing, tennis, skate boarding, cross country and downhill skiing and activities for everyone. Albany Airport is only 22 miles from our home. Home is very large yet is wonderfully set up for kids and families to share quiet and cozy spaces. There are three large living areas within the home. Five of the bedrooms have queen size beds. A bunk room on the lower level is perfect for kids young and old alike. All rooms in the house are open, airy and spacious. The Bedrooms on the lowest level have multiple beds. This beautiful getaway spot provides great accommodations, along with dramatic panoramic views of the Berkshires, Catskills and more. Relax in the large family room, enjoy the modern well equipped kitchen....enjoy great dining spaces both inside and out. There is also a large solarium room with wonderful seating for large groups and a separate area for small children. There are also separate, large areas in the house for children or adults needing some private time. The huge, private room over the garage is great for kids and yoga enthusiasts. Enjoy socializing with family and friends on the huge wrap around deck with outdoor dining table and barbecue. Our 5,400 square foot home has three levels, so it is easy to spread out the sleeping quarters but always keeping the focus on the expansive views. The lower level alone can sleep up to 11 people. The two upper level floors are incredibly spacious with separate living areas, large bedrooms and three bathrooms(four in total) . Relax and take in the spectacular natural outdoor scenery. Ask us about adding on daily maid service or a personal chef which can be arranged directly with an outside service at an extra cost. Outdoor recreation includes hiking, nature walks through this private gated estate, bird watching, and fishing in 2 private ponds. (please be sure to bring your fishing equipment.) Local ski resorts are nearby, as are downhill and cross country skiing. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter, marvel at the surrounding countryside. Whatever the season, beauty abounds. Visit the nearby nature center, Crellin Park (has separate beach area) and local museums. Golf and tennis are a short drive away, or take part in the various, local music and film festivals, fairs and local activities in and around Chatham and the Hudson Valley. There are a plethora of healthy eating options nearby, grocery stores and wine and cheese shops (all less than ten minutes away). There is also a large, indoor tennis facility (open from October through June) only four miles from the house. Private lessons and clinics are available. Sky View is a spectacular retreat, perfect for you and all in your group. ** The main floor has three bedrooms, two full baths, access to our very large deck and only one step, perfect for elderly guests and entertaining inside or outside.
Please note that although our property is very large and secluded, we ask that you be respectful of our neighbors. No large events, outdoor weddings, prom weekends or other large parties are permitted on the property. This is strictly enforced through our caretakers, who are regularly taking care of the property. Thank you for respecting our guidelines.