About the property
- House1200 sqft
- Half Baths1
- Minimum Stay3 nights
Great location walking distance to Blue Mountain Lake
The Homestead is a 1,200 sq ft vacation home that sleeps up to 12 people. It has a large living room with a wood burning fireplace, full eat in kitchen, 1 1/2 baths, a huge outdoor deck off the back of the house with a pond view. Outside the front living room window you will have a spectacular view of Blue Mountain which is located in the "heart of the Adirondack State Park". The large backyard near the pond is very secluded and has an outdoor fire pit for evening bonfires and family get togethers.
This accommodation has a fully equipped kitchen, pots, pans, glassware, flatware, dinner ware, microwave, refrigerator, stove, oven, coffee maker, toaster oven and a variety of miscellaneous items to prepare any desired meal. It also has a flat screen TV with with HDMI ports, Direct TV & WiFi.
Sleeps 12 people. The master bedroom sleeps 6, with one king bed, a bunk bed and a trundle bed. The spare bedroom has a full bed, in the living room there is a futon and in the foyer area (which acts like a 3rd bedroom that has 2 folding screen doors) there is another futon.
Because of location you will have access to year round outdoor activities:
In spring, summer, fall- hiking, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, water skiing, renting a pontoon boat or motorized fishing craft or speed boat right on Blue Mt Lake, which is less than an 1 minute drive or about a 10 minute walk to the public beach which is life guarded in the prime season. Hunting.
Nearby (10-25 minutes)- mountain biking, horseback riding, whitewater rafting, seaplane rides rides, golfing, you can go on a dinner cruise.
In winter- 3 local ski areas for downhill skiing and snowboarding, ice fishing on a choice of dozens of lakes, dog sledding, rabbit hunting and snow shoeing, cross country skiing, snowmobiling are available right from your room if you have the equipment. The New York Trail system cuts right though our property. Rentals for these activities are nearby.
Blue Mountain Lake is the dead center of the Adirondack Mountains. A six million acre "forever wild" sanctuary protected the APA (The Adirondack Park Association). Whether you are looking for that "off the beaten path" experience, hiking on pristine wilderness, finding one of the hundreds of lakes tucked away from nowhere, a romantic waterfall, looking for adventure kayaking on secluded pond or stream, mountain biking on some of the best trails in the state (town of Inlet), riding the rapids on a whitewater raft at the origins on the Hudson, flying off a lake on a seaplane to get a birds eye view or just chilling out on a sandy beach sunbathing this amazing area has dozens of outdoor opportunities. A true haven for the outdoors-man or woman.
For families the Art Center in Blue Mt Lake, Adirondack Museum & the Wild Center offers historic and cultural experiences which are very interactive. The Enchanted Forest Water Safari an outdoor water park, the Adirondack Experience for zip lining & maze like adventures are great day outings. Or picnic at the numerous waterfalls in the area.
Great eateries abound in the main centers of Old Forge, Inlet, Indian Lake, Lake Pleasant, North River, Lake George, Tupper or Saranac Lakes. And especially in Lake Placid the home of the 1980 Olympics. Many are lake side with amazing views.
So much to do, so much to see, so come join us in these spectacular mountains.
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 20, 2018
About Lenny Baglieri
I have been in the hospitality business almost my whole life. My family owned a summer resort in the Catskill mountains from 1946 to 1987 when I was a child. I was literally born into it. I was fortunate to be able to get back into the business I love in 2006 when I purchased Blue Mt Rest. The Homestead is our vacation home, which we hope you make your own. My main purpose as host is to help you have a great time in these incredibly beautiful mountains.
Lenny Baglieri purchased this House in 2006
Why Lenny Baglieri chose Blue Mountain Lake
The location is perfect. Beautiful mountain views and lakes every where. Blue Mt Lake is an international destination. We have had people from over 53 countries since we opened and visitors from all over the USA.
What makes this House unique
Knotty pine gives this vacation home a cozy feel, with it's wood burning fireplace, out door deck and secluded pond view in the back and a spectacular mountain view out front.
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Great stay beautiful property
Great stay beautiful property
Sam was courteous and attentive. With his group of friends I believe they had a good time hiking the Adirondacks, even if it was a brief stay. Would hope to have them return and they would be welcome to do so.
Lenny and Boka were extremely accommodating and generous while we were there. The house was very clean, well laid out and comfortable. It is tucked back off the main road and includes a huge deck and a nice walk down to the fire it. BMR was conveniently located for all of the daily outings we planned and was not a bad ride into the Lake Placid area (something we do yearly.) The ADK museum is basically right around the corner. It was great to see the new interactive additions to the museum as well as a friend's painting hanging in there. We enjoyed our time (despite our dog becoming sick) and had everything we needed at Blue Mountain Rest. ANd, it was lovely making the acquaintance of Lenny and Bok and their little dog Jack!
Wonderful family, Roger & Christy & family were great. And Ziggy was the cutest Corgy I ever saw. Believe they made the most of their stay and would love to have them back. And hope they shoot me some pictures soon.
Thanks again guys.....Lenny & Boka
Home away from home!
Lenny and Boka could not have been more hospitable. The accommodations were clean, well appointed, and well equipped. The grounds had a nice open area and trail in back for our dog. We are moving to the area and will definitely recommend BMRest to visiting family and friends!
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
The rates on this vacation home are based upon 4 or people or less lodging. If you have 5 people or more add $15 per person per night or $75 per person per week. We ask for a $5 per night housekeeping gratuity and we are pet friendly. For 1 dog $15 per night, for each additional dog half price per night.