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Woodstock Design Waterfront, Deck, Private Dock Kayak, Swim

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Saugerties House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

WOODSTOCK DESIGN WATERFRONT HOUSE

This newly remodeled private waterfront cottage is just 3

minutes from the center of Saugerties, NY and 15 minutes

from Woodstock, NY. Enjoy the best of both towns: specialty

shops and boutiques, delectable food, farmers markets, live

music and glorious scenery.

The 2-bedroom, 1-bath cottage is a spacious, serene and

comfortably elegant retreat. It’s ingeniously tailored for a

romantic getaway, a family gathering, or for two friends

on a shopping-fishing-antiquing-hiking or whatever you-

cook-up weekend. It's roomy enough for a crowd, yet still

cozy and private enough for a revitalizing artist or writer’s

retreat.

No need to sacrifice urban elegance for country charm,

because here you truly have both. The house is an authentic

1930’s cottage, now airily restyled and open, with the

sophistication of a luxed-out loft. It was the beloved

childhood family cottage of former L.A. stylist Daisy Bolle,

current owner of Hudson Valley fashion mecca DIG, and

Daisy’s smashing taste is reflected in every detail of this

beautiful remodel. The house still belongs to her parents,

Mike and Robin Kramer, longtime owners of the two hottest

clothing stores in Woodstock: Woodstock Trading Post and

Woodstock Design. Luxury and cozy comfort are in this

family’s DNA.

Each room has been thoughtfully designed and decorated

to invite the outdoors in, surrounding you with resort-

style comfort. Enormous windows and French doors to the

stunning deck provide an all-day display of the renowned

ever-changing Hudson Valley light. Keep them open to savor

evening breezes and glowing sunsets, and then light a cozy

fire in the living room fireplace, which you can also see from

the bedroom.

This rare property includes direct access to the Esopus

Creek, famous for summer and winter sports. Take a dip

or launch a kayak from your private dock, onto the smooth

glide of the creek. Once there, let the world slip by as your

stress slides away. Take a photo safari up this Hudson Valley

Nile, capturing shots of nesting egrets, cranes and swans.

Nature provides a daily surprise in this sought-after

Hudson Valley setting, known for its mountains, woods,

and meandering rivers. Poets and painters will find enough

inspiration to last the rest of the year. You might even nab

a prime trophy bass. The gentle lapping of the creek will

serenade evening star–gazing and cocktails on the deck, or

a night of barbeque and games with the kids. Linger over

lattes and the morning papers while you plan the day’s

adventures. You may just decide relaxing on the deck is all

the adventure you need.

When it’s time for sleep, sink into sumptuous king-sized

beds in both bedrooms. One of the two couches in the

living room also folds out into a queen mattress. Linens

are provided for you, including silk-like soft Beechwood

sheets, down blankets and pillows, and fluffy bath sheet-

sized towels laundered with Seventh Generation unscented

detergent. The bath features radiant-heat floors, iridescent

artisan tiles, heated towel racks and a floating vanity.

The pantry is stocked with gourmet basics like organic

coffee, tea, honey and oatmeal, and the fridge holds choice

mustards, bbq sauce and other surprises. Whether you’re a

seasoned cook or just want to whip up some smoothies, the

kitchen — with its gleaming industrial chic appliances and

a five-burner gas stove with convection oven — will satisfy

your appetite for customized, supreme efficiency.

You’ll be cozily secluded, tucked onto a quiet lane in

Saugerties, recently named by Frommer’s as one of

America's 10 Coolest Small Towns. Saugerties — hilly and

rich with hidden treasures like upscale breakfast joints,

antique shops, places to enjoy micro brews or perfect

cappuccinos, is a funky blend of historic Catskill charm and

local artistic flair. For horse fans, HITS summer events are

fast becoming the talk of the town.

Woodstock is a scenic 12-minute drive, offering miles of

mountain trails, a Tibetan Buddhist monastery, day trips

for picnics, secluded swimming holes, hiking and biking, a

rich rock ‘n roll history and unique restaurants and shops,

including a huge weekend flea market.

Additional features include:

Full HD 120 Channel Cable Package with premium channels, including

HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax, EPIX, On Demand, and Netflix!

Living Room has 40” Samsung smart TV with Netflix & whole-house DVR

DVD player.

Bedrooms both have flat screen TVs, full cable. DVR in master bedroom.

Whole-house DVR playback box in second bedroom 2.

Oh, and we’re POOCH-friendly!

Last minute weekend DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE. All credit

cards accepted and welcome.

For more information and reservations,

please call Steve Kramer

at 845-876-0279

or

845-532-6131 Cell

Keywords: Comfortable, bright, sunny home with private deck off living room and 100 yd private deck perfect for kayaking and swimming, Skiing, Ice Skate

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Property Manager
Steve Kramer
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 6, 2016
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About Steve Kramer

4/21/14 BACK TO THE WATERFRONT

On August 6, 2001 I wrote a story of us buying our weekend house in Saugerties. All our friends thought we were crazy to buy a vacation house 15 minutes from our house in Woodstock.

It was in 1992 and Saugerties was still a town that was down on its luck. There were a lot of empty stores. Our house, only one mile from town,

seemed a million miles away with the deck cantilevered over the Esopus Creek.

In my story I told of happily buying antiques and chatckas from the stores in town for our house that had been built from a kit from Sears in the 30’s.

Fast forward to 2014. Daisy, our stylish daughter, who had spent 15 years in LA, came home with her husband Van and five month old daughter Starla. They stayed in our cottage while they established their boutique DIG in Saugerties. After a year they bought their own house on the creek.

This year Daisy and Van decided that our house needed an update. They wanted our house to be totally cool, down to the Jonathan Adler dishes that they sell in their store. With their taste and our credit card the house was totally transformed. There’s a smart TV that gets every channel plus Netflix, YouTube, Face Book and anything else you can think of.

There’s a new stylish kitchen and the bathroom is ultra-luxurious with its radiant heated floor and heated towel rack. The small windows in the master bedroom were replaced with French doors to the deck. A larger window was put in the second bedroom that allows a full view up the creek. The wood floors were sanded and a high gloss finish makes them glow.

continued below.....

Steve Kramer purchased this house in 1992

Why Steve Kramer chose Catskills

The final touch to remove any signs of the old place was painting the wood ceiling white.

Since we bought the house the land across the creek became the Esopus Creek Conservancy

Thanks to the marvels of the internet (which didn’t exist when we bought the house in 1992) we are able to rent it out by the week when we are not using it.

Brains or luck? We were thinking of buying in Phoencia, which probably would have gotten washed away during Irene. Saugerties has become one of the ten coolest towns in the U.S.

I think it was destiny.

We loved the water for kayaking, swimming and hearing the water as we doze off to sleep. We always loved sitting on the deck or kayaking watching the changing fall foliage

What makes this house unique

Huge private dock that is right on the water (perfect for swimming or kayaking)

We loved the water for kayaking, swimming and hearing the water as we doze off to sleep. We always loved sitting on the deck or kayaking watching the changing fall foliage

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thanks so much for letting us stay in your home. It was really so perfect. Lots of great touch and style. We can't wait to come back some day..

Our best

the ....... family
Apr 2014
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

Woodstock Design Waterfront, Deck, Private Dock Kayak, Swim
average rating of 4.939394 based on 65 reviews
5

Lovely experience

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice stay at Steve's home. The house is very comfortable and it's lovely how the hosts stock it with eggs and local toasts. Steve was very responsive to any questions or issues we had. Very nearby to great hiking and Woodstock, not to mention the river in the backyard! Thanks so much for being so accommodating Steve!

  • Submitted: Dec 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Excellent guests. It was a pleasure having you at the house. Hope you come back next year
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5

Hidden Gem on Esopus Creek

  • 5 of 5

This little house is in a magical location - it is 5 minutes from the center of Saugerties, but feels far away from everything - it is down a little dead end road and right on the Esopus Creek. The house has been beautifully renovated inside, with excellent modern appliances, comfortable king size beds, heated floors and even a heated towel rack in the bathroom! Light pours in from the large windows on the creek side, and the deck overlooking the creek is amazing. We visited for the weekend after Thanksgiving (me, my husband and our small dog), so it was too cold to kayak, but we want to come back in warmer weather! The town of Saugerties has several interesting, excellent restaurants - Miss Lucy's and Love Bites were our favorites - and several unusual shops. I recommend the bookstore on the corner of Main and Partition and the women's clothing store DIGS. A perfect location and perfect setting for a relaxing long weekend away from New York City.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

I love this home

  • 5 of 5

This house was just perfect for myself my husband our daughter and small dog. It's rare to find owners who will accept a dog. The house was very comfy and the view is fantastic. It looks just like the pictures and had everything we needed. Great location as well.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great guests. So glad you had a nice vacation. Hope you return!
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5

Great getaway

  • 5 of 5

House was modern, comfortable and clean.

Lots of niceties (i.e. towel warmer) that made the stay that much more enjoyable. Can't beat the scenery off the deck and location to town. My two little doggies loved being there too. Would love to come back in the warmer weather to enjoy the deck and the creek.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

lovely house in beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

Comfy beds, lovely views from the back deck. Well stocked kitchen. All in all a very nice stay

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely water front !!!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a wonderful time in Saugerties! The house was so great! Comfortable and clean. My daughters enjoyed swimming and kayaking.. We were there for the horse show, it took only about 7 minutes to get to the show grounds everyday! So easy! the home is also close to all the great places to eat and shop. It was a great week! To top it off my daughter and her horse won Champion!!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Albany NY
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Dutch Ale House
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Kattsban golf
Nearest Train
18 Miles
Rhinecliff NY
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Miss Lucys
Nearest Ski
53 Miles
Hunter Mountain
Nearest Point of Interest
Woodstock Design private waterfront
Nearest Point of Interest
Esopus Bend Nature Preserve

We are 5 minutes away from HITS on the Hudson (Horse Shows in the Sun ) Fabulous assortment of restaurants from diners, to the 4 star Bear Cafe in Woodstock, Shop for antiques in, Saugerties or fashion at Woodstock Design, Experience the excitment, that is happening in Saugerties with new art galleries, boutiques like Dig and cafes like Cafe of Love, Full health food store 5 minutes away, Onsite or nearby, Large Ice Skating Rink is nearby, Softball, Large Mouth Bass Fishing, Fall Foliage, Woodstock Film Festival, Firstrun Movies, Minutes from NY States best Downhill Skiing at Hunter, Bellayre & Wyndam Mountains, Snow-tubing in Phoenicia. Fly-fish the Esopus Creek, Woodstock art, galleries, live music, festivals, Tibetan and Zen Monasteries.Cable/Satellite TV: high speed internet, 3 New 32 inch High Definition Television with DVD-R and PREMIUM channels

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Rates & Availability

Saugerties House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter
Nov 29 2016 - Dec 19 2016
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,900
 
 
Christmas New years
Dec 20 2016 - Jan 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$500
$3,000
 
 
Winter
Jan 3 2017 - Jan 12 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,900
 
 
MLK Weekend
Jan 13 2017 - Jan 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Summer
May 26 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$500
$3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$400
$2,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $135
Refundable damage deposit $400
Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 2.0%

30 days cancellation policy. full refund with longer than 30 days notice. no refund less than 30 days notice

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Saugerties House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bathroom: Radiant Heated floors Heated Towel Rack Floating Vanity Lighted medicine cabinet Shower / bathtub combination with iridescent mini-tile tub surround Excellent water pressure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom: CB2 King Bed Beach Modal sheets Down Comfort
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , CB2 King Bed Beach Modal sheets Down Comforter (Winter) Ligh
  • 2 bedrooms Sleeps 6, beds for 4, Fold out couch in living room Sleeps 2 Master Bedroom: CB2 King Bed Beach Modal sheets Down Comforter (Winter) Lightweight Comforter (Summer) Down Pillows (Synthetic Pillows available with advanced request) Creek Facing exposure French Door to deck Second Bedroom CB2 King Bed Beach Modal sheets Down Comforter (Winter) Lightweight Comforter (Summer) Down Pillows (Synthetic Pillows available with advanced request) Large Creek Facing Picture Window Laundry HE Laundry Machine and Dryer
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Privacy, Streamside Deck,Launch your kayak (or rent one) from your private dock into the Esopus Creek-one of the most beautiful places to kayak with amazing fall foliage and views canoe, fish or swim or just sit on the deck and enjoy the view. Hardwood Floors throughout Deck:6 Seat Outdoor Dining Table & Chairs Gas BBQ, Selection of Games for your enjoyment Hi-Speed WIFI, West Elm Henry Sofa Grey Velvet West Elm Henry Pull Out Queen Sleeper Sofa Trina Turk Throw Pillows TVs:Full HD 120 Channel Cable Package with Premium Channels including HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax, EPIX, On Demand, and Netflix! Living Room 40” Samsung Smart TV with Netflix & Whole HouseDVR DVD Player Bedrooms both have Flat Screen TVs, full cable. DVR in Master Bedroom. Wholehouse DVR playback box in BR2 Isound Twist Speaker with miniplug 3.5mm cord to plug in your Iphone / Ipad / Ipod / mp3 player Locally made hardwood coffee table by Steve Heller of Fabulous Furniture

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