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Adirondack Retreat

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
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Located in the shadow of Whiteface Mountain and near the Ausable River this apartment is located on 9 acres of a secluded Adirondack estate. Veuillez contacter le propriétaire pour une description en français. Please check the calendar for pricing details for your specific travel dates. - You're moments from it all: skiing, Ironman, Lake Placid, High Peaks, the Ausable. All on a secluded estate guaranteed to give you privacy and an opportunity to fulfill any Adirondack experience. The apartment is located on 9 acres of an authentic rustic home nestled in a wooded and intimate setting. - This convenient location is perfectly situated for skiers, hikers, cyclist, outdoor enthusiasts, and athletes training and participating in the Lake Placid Ironman. Minutes away are the Adirondack High...Located in the shadow of Whiteface Mountain and near the Ausable River this apartment is located on 9 acres of a secluded Adirondack estate. Veuillez contacter le propriétaire pour une description en français. Please check the calendar for pricing details for your specific travel dates. - You're moments from it all: skiing, Ironman, Lake Placid, High Peaks, the Ausable. All on a secluded estate guaranteed to give you privacy and an opportunity to fulfill any Adirondack experience. The apartment is located on 9 acres of an authentic rustic home nestled in a wooded and intimate setting. - This convenient location is perfectly situated for skiers, hikers, cyclist, outdoor enthusiasts, and athletes training and participating in the Lake Placid Ironman. Minutes away are the Adirondack High Peaks, and key cycling routes throughout Essex County. The property is located with a commanding view of Whiteface and borders the mighty Ausable River. - The apartment includes cotton linens, Woolrich blankets and down comforters providing you a cozy sleep experience in your George Jacques custom made beds. A healthy supply of Turkish towels and Kiehls body/hair products round out supplies to keep comfort levels high. - Amenities include a full kitchen with appliances (microwave, toaster oven, refrigerator, Keurig) that provide high end basics for meal preparation. - This unique property includes a heated garage space for those frigid Adirondack winter morning's. And, you can store your gear/bike/skis/gear safely in the garage. -The apartment includes a glass shower and changing room/ lavatory area, sitting room and eat-in kitchen for hearty Adirondack meals. - For electronics there's a Logitech UE Boom for listening to your own music or stream Pandora, HDTV and a blu-ray DVD player. - View for free one of our hundreds of DVD titles from our collection as you unwind after a day of exploring. - Wireless internet is included. - There is an ample sampling of coffees, teas and hot chocolates for the Keurig machine. - The owner will check you in. - Access to home's 'grounds' with beaver pond, hammock, stone deck with Adirondack chairs and picnic table. - Custom requests welcome: need something special in your room, access to a computer, VoIP, printer or international calls? If you expect it in a luxury boutique hotel, I will try to have it for you. - Given the rustic setting of this property - it is not well suited for children. Guest Access The apartment is located above a stand-alone garage and offers complete privacy. Please feel free to utilize the gas grill, hammocks or west facing stone patio that will give memorable sunsets. The Neighborhood - Whiteface: an Olympic Venue. You can get there in about 4 minutes and be on the Gondola in 8. Whiteface has steepest vertical in the East, and exceptional out of bound Slide skiing. Buy your tickets in advance, online, and save some money. Ask me for mountain suggestions. Each evening you can watch the snow cats as they groom the slopes for the next day's adventure. - Nordic. If you are a cross-country addict or just enjoy getting out in the fresh air Mount Van Hoevenburg is a short drive away. - Fly Fishing. Literally down the driveway is the Ausable River and some of the best trout fishing in the East. I can help you with guide recommendation or river suggestions. - Cycling. You can take off right out of the driveway and ride for a 100 miles on the Lake Placid Ironman course; or, explore some local routes with almost no traffic and views that you'll be talking about on your ride home. - Hiking. We're 20 minutes from the heart of the High Peaks and can help you select your day's hike or get you on your way to become an ADK46er ! - Our location is ideally suited for those participating or attending either the Lake Placid Horse Show or any of the Lake Placid sporting events - Other amenities: If you'd like to lay low for a day we can help you book local spa reservations. Adventure lies outside your door and I can help you plan an epic stay. Getting Around There is no public transportation in the area. Other Things to Note - Driveway in the winter: Check in with me about snow/freezing rain conditions before your arrival. The driveway can sometimes be tricky during storms or after heavy snow accumulation.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
- Quiet time after 9.00 PM - Absolutely no smoking on the property: inside or outside. - No open flames - All occupants must be at least 25 years old and it is the responsible of the booking party to verify the ages of all parties - Shoes, bike shoes with cleats, hiking boots off at the door - No wet suits inside (drying area available) - No bikes inside (secure storage available) - No ski irons or waxing inside - Place empty recyclables in the separate trash area
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About the Owner
Gregory W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2016
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Reviewed November 18, 2017

Edma: Located within the most amazing and tranquil natural environment, this property provides everything you need to connect with nature with peace and well-being. Greg is a very authentic host who loves what he does and takes great care to make sure everything is in...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank jorgecW7008ZY
Reviewed October 15, 2017

The Retreat is in a great location - offering privacy, quiet and tranquility - it is close to so many area attractions. Lace Placid, abundant fishing areas, hiking trails galore, AuSable Chasm, Keeseville, Plattsburgh, High River Gorge, Veterans Memorial HIghway. The host is very gracious,...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Freedom699917
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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2017
Reviewed August 1, 2017

My wife and daughter and I just recently enjoyed three nights at this clean, quiet, and nicely furnished rental beneath the tall white pines and with great views of the Adirondacks. The rental is very close to Whiteface and just a short drive from Lake...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Brian B
Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Our stay was spectacular. The apartment was pristine and spacious. The property was convenient to various local attractions. We could not have been happier. We will most certainly be booking again in the near future.

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Melissa H
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Grill
Central Heating
Deck
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Patio
Private Garden
Safe
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
Watersports Nearby
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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