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Hunter/Windham Contemporary Ski/Lake House

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, 10 Sleeps

Beautiful 3,000 sq ft 4 bedroom, 3 full bath contemporary chalet on private 3 acre property exactly halfway between Hunter and Windham (approx 2.5 miles from each) Great for access to both mountains! Breathtaking views of Hunter Mountain, on a private lake. New flat screen tv's in EVERY bedroom. Newly carpeted bedrooms. New luxury beauty rest mattresses in every bedroom! New dining room furniture and loving room set! Huge wrap around decks to enjoy barbecuing on the third floor deck, or some quiet time on the second floor outside the master bedroom.

About the house: fully furnished. Kitchen is fully stocked with everything you will need to cook great meals. Kitchen also has a dishwasher. Every bedroom is wired with digital cable. The house has a wireless network that can be accessed from all points of the house, and is even capable of getting internet access on the dock. In the living room is a 58' HDTV DLP television with DVD player. Master bedroom has California King size bed, a 32' Sony tv, and private sitting area, with own private deck looking out onto the mountains. Second Bedroom has a Queen size bed, 24' television, and direct access to first floor deck down to lake. Third bedroom has a queen size bed. Fourth bedroom has a queen size bed.

The house has a heated 2-car garage that has electric garage door openers (great for those frigid winter months) and direct access into the house from the garage.

About the property: Driveway is paved and flat, so there is no worry about cars getting stuck in or out when the snow starts falling! There is a great babbling brook on the property that runs into the lake. During warmer months, the lake is great for fishing; it's stocked with Catfish, Trout, Bass, Bluegills, Sunnies, and more! It's also a great lake for swimming and afternoon fun! Approximately 2 hours from NYC, off exit 20 on the NYS Thruway coming from the South, or Exit 21 coming from the North. Gas grill and rowboat.

More Details

Property Manager
Derek Dailey
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 2017

Amenities

Hunter House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes:
Swimmable Lake and Superior Mountain Views Heated 2-car attached garage Large Screen TV with Cable Wireless Internet Fully stocked kitchen

Reviews

Very Good! 4/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

Hunter/Windham Contemporary Ski/Lake House
average rating of 4.0 based on 17 reviews
5

Great Ski House, Great Location, Great Value

  • 5 of 5

Liked everything about the house for our ski weekend. We've rented a few houses over the years and this one was by far the nicest in it's price range. Plenty of space for our group to feel comfortable in. Woodburning stove/fireplace was nice and the big open feel from each of the three floors to the outside views of the mountain were EXCELLENT. Also, close to everything yet very private. I'd recommend this to any group that wants to ski Hunter Mountain.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2010
  • Stayed: Jan 2010
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Not a great value

  • 2 of 5

It might have been a great value a long time ago, but we think it was over priced. Pictures in website were out dated (at least for our visit, didn't check now), heating didn't work in some areas.

Took a long time to receive deposit, and only after trying to contact the owner for multiple times.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Not what it is represented to be

  • 1 of 5

Beware if you are thinking about renting this property.

1) The premises were not clean:

a. Stains on rugs

b. Stains on walls

c. Holes in bedroom door on bottom level and well as non-functioning closet doors

d. Dirty oven

e. Dirty dishwasher

2) The premises were not up to par in terms of function and a safety hazard on the living room/dining room deck

a. The window in the living room could not be closed as the window lever did not work. We had to go out on the steps and push the window closed with a long handled broom in order to close the window.

b. The shower head on the bottom level fell off as soon as the water was turned on.

c. The shower door on the mid level would not open so we had one operable shower in the house.

d. The coffee maker did not work

e. The trash bins were overloaded so we had to cart all of our trash away.

f. Multiple nails were protruding on the living/dining room deck which were a safety

hazard for children

3) The house did not provide basics, such as bath mats, paper towels, bars of soap, that would be expected considering the rental rate.

4) Don't expect any of your security deposit returned within 10 days according to the agreement.

5) I tried to reach the person who rented the property to me and communicated with me just prior to arrival. When we arrived, we were having trouble locking the door and she never called back. Subsequently, she indicated her cell phone was turned off for the month of February and I should have contacted the person named in the agreement. I wonder if the person named in the agreement would have answered since he has not honored his agreement to return the security deposit minus the cleaning fee. Finally, the owners give new meaning to "cleaning" fee! Linda 3/18/2017

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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very dirty and broken house

  • 1 of 5

its really bad experience . House condition is too bad . Sofa looks like 10 year old and if you sit there you will feel pain ... Living room floor was too dirty . Carpet was dirty . Utensil and kitchen items are very less and dirty . Very limited toilet paper .

Owner not response anything .

Most of the chairs are broken and you may fall down anytime . Wall is broken .

One Room heater was not working .Inform owner but she was not response quickly .

On website she not mention Security deposit and cleaning fee but she will charge it ( she should mention).

Getting return back is night mirror . After one month after many call she return money .

I will not not suggest .

Except one room all others room is very small and bed are not fit 3 person ( including kid).

Most of the room part is broken .

Deck was not clean .

Its really bad house and bad owner.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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House and Property are Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

We are a bunch of friends from college that traveled here from the greater nyc area for a long weekend. We arrived to a stunning house and property. We have stayed at places before that feel too lived in, dingy, etc. This house was everything opposite of what we wanted not to have. It felt very open with all of the doors to the mountain and lakeside of the house. It was spotless. There are these nice, distressed looking boards to each of the heads of the beds consistent in each bedroom. It was a really nice touch. The whole house had a very welcoming feel to it. We made a campfire in the yard each night and walked over to the little creek that feeds into the lake. It was all just what we needed and we were all able to fully enjoy the weekend and catch up with each other. We had our security deposit back as well about 3-4 days after checking out. (Thank you!)

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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never received deposit

  • 2 of 5

Great place to stay never received my deposit. Been calling the owner for a year now knowing what it is that we are calling about. its always ill call you back or tell the person who booked it to call. Point is she hasn't tried to get in contact with us not once.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A woman in your group that booked the house, is the same person that sent the deposit to us. Back 1.5 years ago when you stayed at the house, she inquired when the deposit would be sent as she needed to get the deposit back to you and you were in Puerto Rico, I believe is where she said you were. I told her she paid the deposit so it would be returned to the same person by which it was sent to us. And that she would have to make the arrangements with you for you to get it back. She received this 1.5 years ago within one week after checking out. I have sent you the screenshot of this and yes, I have told you to speak with the woman that booked the house and she is the one that sent the deposit. You are not owed anything from us on our end as we have long since fulfilled our requirement to return the security deposit within accordance of the agreement. Thank you.
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Map

Hunter Mountain activities including Skiing, Festivals, golfing, etc. Visit the Hunter Mountain homepage for more information and a calendar of events!

Skiing/Snowboarding, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Fishing, Golfing

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Rates & Availability

Hunter House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak- Summer
May 16 2017 - Sep 14 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
From
$800
Fri,Sat
 
 
Off-peak Fall
Sep 15 2017 - Nov 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$500
Fri,Sat
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
$2,000
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150
Cleaning fee $199

The above-referenced rates may vary for Holidays, Festivals, Special Events, Long-Term Rentals, and Repeat Renters. A security deposit will apply. Cleaning fee will be deducted from the deposit upon return (assuming no damage). If paying through homeaway or paypal.com, a 2.9% or 2.5% payment convenience fee will apply accordingly and will be deducted from the security deposit. If using google wallet, Chase Quickpay or check by mail, then FREE! If applicable, a pet fee will apply.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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