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Member since: 2013
Speaks english

Large 70's Cabin. Recently Renovated, Filled With Light

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Photos and Description of the Taghkanic vacation house rental

Bright and spacious 3-4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, modern house in the woods.

Our stylish, light-filled house is like a cabin in the woods, but bigger, with plenty of space and lofty ceilings. The house is located on a private gravel road in a lush, quiet wooded setting. There are several stone walls through the property -- great for exploring.

The house has an open floor plan with wood floors throughout. There is a large kitchen and dining area with high ceilings and exposed beams adjoining a bright, spacious living room equipped with a wood burning stove, HDTV, record player and lots of vinyl. Leading from the living room is a large deck with a picnic table, surrounded by trees providing ample shade, perfect for outdoor dining. There is also a grill and a vegetable garden next to the deck.

The house has skylights throughout, 2 bathrooms and 4 bedrooms. The master bedroom has a queen-sized bed and en suite bathroom with a very large claw foot tub and walls of local pine; there is also a private deck attached to this bedroom. Another bedroom has a queen-sized bed with a wood burning stove and a deck as well. The third bedroom has two bunk beds (4 twin-sized mattresses) and is equipped with toys and games for the kids.The smallest bedroom has a full sized bed. The house is perfect for a large group of people.

Amenities include wifi, large screen TV, Netflix, laundry room, dish washer, microwave, compost, wood burning stoves, a fire pit and a rope swing.

The house is located west of the Berkshire Mountains in Massachusetts and east of the Catskill Mountains, just across the Hudson River. It's a 2 hour drive from Manhattan, north up the scenic Taconic Parkway and one hour south of Albany International Airport. The house is less than 10 miles from Hudson which hosts a farmer's market on Saturday; there are over 75 antique shops to discover, galleries, music venues and many boutiques and renowned restaurants. Fall is a great time to come during the change of colors, with lots of pick-your-own orchards to choose from. In the warmer months there are dairy farms and fruit stands, berry picking, plus trails and waterfalls and swim holes including the beautiful Lake Taghkanic beach, just a ten minute drive from the house.

Catamount Ski Area is a 20 minutes drive and Great Barrington, MA is 30 minutes away. Other places worth seeing are Tanglewood, Chatham, Bash Bish Falls, and the Art Omi Outdoor Sculpture Garden.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Scout (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks english


Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Albany International Airport
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Spotty Dog Books & Ale
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Columbia Golf & Country Club
Nearest Train
9 Miles
Hudson Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Taconic State Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Coyote Flaco Bar & Grill
Nearest Ski
14 Miles
Catamount Ski Area
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Lake Taghkanic State Park
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Taghkanic, New York

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Dec 23 2016 - Jan 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning C$200
Refundable Damage Deposit C$400

Property is located on a private road. Fire extinguisher located in kitchen pantry. Waste is removed into septic tank; all detergents and toilet tissue must be safe for septic systems (no phosphates). Fire pit and grill must be used responsibly and not during high winds; douse fire and embers with water hose when finished.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Taghkanic

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , 6 ft claw foot tub, view of woods, local pine walls.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Has a private deck and wood burning stove.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 bunk bed , Sleeps 4, equipped with toys and games for the kids.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , Full sized bed, smallest bedroom
    Master bedroom - 1 queen , Has a private deck and en suite with 6ft claw foot tub.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming