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Vincent Mazeau & Natasha Attal

Member since: 2015
Speaks english

Peaceful, Sun-Drenched Cottage & Guesthouse on Copake Lake – Dramatic Sunsets

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Copake Lake vacation cottage rental

Elegant and charming 4 bedroom, 3 bath lakefront property with Western exposure

This is a uniquely charming two dwelling property on Copake Lake with outstanding views of the lake, mountains, sky, and sunsets.

The Main house is a 1950’s cottage that was expertly renovated in 2014. Decorated in an equally elegant and idiosyncratic country style. New mechanicals throughout, yet all the charm of the original cottage. The cottage is comprised of three main spaces …a master bedroom with a full private bathroom, a kitchen/dining area which opens onto the light-filled living room, and a bunkroom with two pairs of built in bunkbeds. A second bathroom is off of the living room and there is a loft space above with great light and views to the lake. Three pairs of French doors open up the West wall of the living room to a large wood deck, with wrap-around seating, overlooking the lake

The Guest house was built in the early ’80’s and is built into the hillside landscape which lends it a treehouse like quality. It has recently been converted to have a guest bedroom with a full, private bathroom as well as a laundry room below. The bedroom is a self-sufficient, light-filled room with a dresser, closet, coffee niche, under-counter refrigerator, electric kettle, plates, utensils, cutting board, and glassware. In the warmer months there is also a French cafe’ table and two chairs for the deck. Perfect for the in-laws, newlyweds, late sleepers, introverts, or the reclusive writer. It’s a vacation within a vacation when you sleep in the guest house.

Combined, the property has four bedrooms and three bathrooms and can sleep up to a maximum of 8 adults, in beds, comfortably. (please see rates for applicable fees)

The house is only a short 20-minute drive in either direction to two of the most charming towns in the Hudson Valley and the Berkshires. The town of Hudson, to the West, has many antique shops, restaurants, and bars and is situated right along the Hudson River. Great Barrington, to the East, is just over the Massachusetts border, is great for families ... there is a movie theater, two toy stores, and one of the largest candy stores around. Fine and casual dining is possible in both towns and along the roads between here and there.

This Copake Lakehouse is the ultimate four season rental. There is always something to do

To view additional photos, check out our Instagram and Tumblr accounts. We have also included a recent article in the WSJ:

Instagram.com/copakelakehouse

http://copakelakehouse.tumblr.com

http://www.wsj.com/articles/a-lake-house-thats-anything-but-camp-1478877336

Winter - Ice skating, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and ice-fishing are all possible right on Copake Lake when it freezes over around the beginning of January each winter. Skiing, snowboarding, and tubing are 15-30 minutes away, respectively, at nearby Catamount Ski Area or Ski Butternut

Spring/Summer – Swimming, kayaking, canoeing, and fishing in the super clean and clear freshwater lake. The lake’s health is carefully monitored and maintained by the Copake Lake Conservation Society. Contact Copake Lake Boat and Ski for rates and availability of boat and paddle board rentals or for water skiing or wake boarding. (518) 325-5464

Autumn – Possibly the most beautiful time of year with colorful foliage and moderate temperatures … perfect for hiking at Bash Bish Falls and biking for miles on the Harlem Valley Rail Trail. Bike rentals are available at Bash Bish Bicycle (518) 329-4962.

Aside from all the sports and outdoor activities there are many ways to do nothing at all and simply enjoy relaxing in nature or a cozy spot inside. There is a hammock, Adirondack chairs, picnic table and benches, canvas folding chairs, a swim platform, upper decks, lower decks, and a dock all situated with spectacular views of the water and as much shade or sun as you like.

For those of you that love outdoor cooking there are two Weber grills as well as a smoker for making some real, low and slow smokey barbecue.

Whether it's a weekend getaway for the family, just the two of you, a small family reunion, or a group of friends on a ski or hiking trip ... you'll see that everything here is just right and filled with light. For every season there's a reason to come to Copake Lake.

More Details
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Vincent Mazeau & Natasha Attal (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Speaks english

Location

Nearest Airport
57 Miles
Albany International Airport - ALB
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Copake Country Club
Nearest Train
14 Miles
Amtrak - HUD
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Taconic State Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The Greens at Copake Country Club
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Catamount Ski Area
Car: recommended

Bash Bish Falls, Catamount Aerial Adventure Park, Harlem Valley Rail Trail, Club Helsinki Hudson, Fish and Game Restaurant, The Prairie Whale Restaurant, Dutchess and Columbia County Fairs, Tanglewood, Thomas Cole House

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Copake Lake, New York

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Dec 2 2016 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$565
C$3,790
C$13,564
 
 
Spring
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$565
C$3,790
C$13,564
 
 
Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$658
C$4,422
C$15,957
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$565
 

Additional information about rental rates

Housecleaning C$233
Refundable Damage Deposit C$1,330
Property Damage Protection C$105

Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed

Rental agreement required

Weekly rates are for Friday to Friday. Check in 4pm and Check out 11am

Weekend rates are for Friday to Sunday. Check in 4pm and Check out 4pm

Monthly is for the calendar month, 1st to 30th (28th,31st)

Holiday rates and minimums apply for Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years. Please email for quote

All apologies, but, rates are not negotiable

Animal horns, fur throws, and two small taxidermy birds have been used to decorate the houses. If these make you uncomfortable this may not be a suitable rental house for you

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Copake Lake, New York

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , Antique tub with hand shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Guest House bathroom
  • The cottage has two bathrooms The guest house has one bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master bedroom in cottage
    Bedroom 3 - 4 bunk bed , Pair of built in bunk beds with twin mattresses
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Guest house bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Full size mattress on floor of open loft space
  • The cottage has a master bedroom, bunkroom, and an open loft space The guest house has one bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
The various wood stairs and stone steps leading to wood decks and docks give the property a playful, chutes-and-ladders feel. There are many cozy spots to find sun or shade, a place for two to relax or everyone to hangout, a view to the sunset on the horizon or the moon and stars above