When you arrive at the cottage, you will immediately be impressed by the peaceful beauty of the property. The rustic charm of our country cottage has all the luxuries of easy living but will take you back to a simpler time with its unique setting. Extra care and effort goes into making sure the house is fresh and CLEAN for your arrival. We are confident that every detail is considered for your enjoyment and comfort throughout your stay.
The pond is right outside the kitchen where a 40 foot deck leads to the dock. You will wake up to the birds singing and fall asleep to the soft sounds of a flowing stream that is directly behind the house. You may want to eat all your meals outdoors on the deck while you are fishing, reading a book, sunbathing or just admiring the views. There is a gas grill available for outdoor cooking as well as a bar with two stools that look over the stream. A built in sound system lets you listen to music throughout the house including outdoor speakers. You will love the sight and sounds of over one hundred feet of a flowing stream surrounded by plants and flowers scattered with rustic decor immediately behind the cottage.
The cottage is landscaped with over 30 evergreen trees. There are no other houses in sight as you can watch the sun set over the open mountain view in the backyard. The village of Andes, NY is only a few minutes away and is packed with specialty shops, museum, galleries, antique dealers, restaurants, and a general store. Enjoy live bands and comedy shows at the Andes Hotel or have a quiet dinner or a pizza at one of the other dining options in town. Every Friday night from July 4th to Labor Day the Andes Hotel hosts their Cans & Clams summertime tradition with great music, food and drinks at the summer shack behind the hotel. The town of Andes has a free community swimming pool that is open all summer. There is also a beach and large swimming lake at the nearby Belleayre Beach.
The 3 bedroom home sleeps 7 including use of a futon in the study that opens to a full bed. There is a surround sound TV system that converts the living room into a surround sound theater. There is Dish Network Satellite. The bathroom has new updated fixtures. The kitchen has all the appliances you'll need, including a dishwasher, refrigerator, washer & dryer, microwave along with cookware, dishes and utensils. All of the bedrooms include comfortable beds with clean blankets and linens as well as Dish Satellite TV. The bedroom designated for kids has a TV with a DVD / VHS tape player. The house has wireless internet service and a telephone for 911 emergency calls.
Andes is a vibrant hamlet known for family farms with locally owned and operated shops and restaurants. It feels set back in time, life as it used to be: clean air, fresh food, beautiful vistas, a warm, welcoming community. Whether youâ€™re browsing antiques, exploring local galleries, or searching for treasures at a local boutique, Main Street in Andes is full of great surprises. Besides all the attractions and things-to-do in Andes and the surrounding towns, The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown is a little over an hour drive, it's a 45 minute drive to Woodstock and it takes about 20 minutes to get to Belleayre Mountain Beach and Ski Lodge.
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