80 miles from NYC, the one-of-a-kind Neversink River Resort is equal parts campy throwback and modern hospitality — striking a perfect balance for lovers of the outdoors. Following a recent renovation from NYC-based Time Studio, Neversink River Resort’s facelift hits all the right notes — pristine bathrooms, and thoughtful amenities — while preserving the vibe that made camp “cool" in the first place. Perfect for events of all sizes, grounds can accommodate up to 300 total guests in 22 cabins, and 3 yurts — plus camping and RV sites.
90 miles from New York City in Roscoe, NY, Wonders Never Cease isn’t just a cozy log cabin — it’s a world of wonder! Nestled in nature with splendid views and light, unwind with a cocktail on one of its three porches, cozy up by the wood stove, and soak up the splendor of the outdoors from its brand-new Alumi hot tub and Redwood Outdoors sauna. Three bedrooms sleeps up to six guests at this cozy cabin, spread over three floors, with one bedroom on each floor. Dual living rooms means tons of room to spread out; spend afternoons and evenings prepping memorable meals in the sunny kitchen, then retire to the upstairs living room with a cozy wood burning stove, or head downstairs to the second living room with a large smart TV.
This gorgeous farmhouse has just been renovated into the perfect rental – especially for those wanting a quick, easy getaway without a car. Hop on the Trailways Bus and arrive into the small town of Phoenicia, where the house is just a 5 minute walk from Main Street. Walk into town for meals, or prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner in the beautiful kitchen and dining area. The trailhead for the Tanbark Trail is walkable from the house, as is the beautiful Esopus River for fishing, tubing, or just taking a cool-off dip.
Perched high on a hill surrounded by forest, the Mountain Terrace has a treetop feel throughout the house, with spectacular views from nearly every room. The highlight is the wrap-around terrace with west-facing mountain views from the deck — which you can also enjoy from the kitchen, living room and upstairs den. The terrace is perfect for your morning coffee or evening cocktail while watching sunset, and preparing delicious al fresco meals on the grill. Mountain Terrace is minutes from hiking in the Delaware Wild Forest, swimming in local lakes, and the bustling town of Livingston Manor. Spend all day out exploring, but be sure to make it back for the sunset views. Grab meals or provisions from the DeBruce, Upstream Wine, Van Taco/Van Smokey, Sunshine Colony, and the Walk-In.
This spacious, serene and secluded Airbnb chalet inspired by Wabi-Sabi offers a calming, rejuvenating retreat in Windham, NY. Following a recent renovation by Fleetwood Renovations, including a full basement buildout of an additional kitchen, living room, three bedrooms and two bathrooms, guests may rent one or both levels of this gorgeous, well-appointed home.
60 miles from NYC in Brewster, NY, find this peaceful oasis perched above the East Branch of the Croton River that's great for groups. Located on three private acres, enjoy the breathtaking views of sunset from the (seasonal) pool, hot tub, or its west-facing sunroom at this expansive home just an hour from NYC. Downstairs, an open layout kitchen is located just inside the front door, with steps down to the living room. Beyond, a very sunny sunroom is the perfect spot to gather for an afternoon cocktail. Upstairs, the primary bedroom has a floor all to itself; its ensuite bathroom boasts a large soaking tub. The additional bedrooms and bathroom are located on the first floor.
Following an extensive renovation by SOON Architecture Studio, this modern three bedroom cabin with a sauna is filled with treasures from local artisans, designers, and boutique shops. (You may also recognize it in this week's WSJ Real Estate feature on saunas!) From top to bottom, the thee-floor house has tons of space to spread out or get cozy. On its basement level, a lovely bedroom has its own bathroom and is also home to the Rowley House sauna and gym. On the main level, find its expansive kitchen, a living room with a cozy wood stove, and two equally lovely bedrooms that share an additional bathroom. On the third floor, a "snug" loft room has treehouse vibes, and is home to the TV (plus a pull-out sofa for movie nights or sleeping kiddos.)
This magical riverfront cabin is an oasis of tranquility and mid-century modern design, situated on the banks of the Ten Mile River. Spend summer days cooling off in the river, then move to the streamside dining table for al fresco dinners. At night, a fire pit on the deck is the perfect spot to get cozy – or gather round the fire pit in the front for an expansive view of the stars. The centerpiece of the outdoor oasis is the creekside wood burning hot tub, giving off serious "spa in the forest" vibes. Load it up on your arrival to get the water warming, then spend the day alternating between creek dips and hot tub sessions. This sweet getaway sleeps six guests, with games and books for kiddos – and dogs – so bring the whole family! For easy drinks and dinners, location is walkable to Blue Fox Tavern; and just a few minutes into the town of Narrowsburg, with its great shopping, farm-to-table restaurants, river activities, and more. Check the Escape Brooklyn Guide to Narrowsburg for more information on the area.
100 miles from NYC, midcentury beach getaway Goldie Point is wonderful year-round, but would like you to know about "Secret September" and "Summer’s Not Over October." Currently it's September, the weather is still hot, the water is warm, and the masses of tourists are totally gone. A few months later, experience what the owners call “Wes Anderson Winter,” where the season and stillness create the perfect environment for recovery and wellness at the beach — in total solitude.
Located on a quiet country road outside of Hudson, NY, Poets Hill was designed with serenity in mind. Rent one or both homes on-site: its pool house accommodates up to four guests in two bedrooms, while its tiny house accommodates two. At the pool house, take advantage of the expansive outdoor area, with a large deck that's home to a Viking grill/BBQ, sink, and large dining table for al fresco meals, poolside. Its 82 foot pool is open May through October 1, weather permitting.