The SpaceGet out of the city and escape to Goodnorth, our beautiful country home. This unique listing offers a fun and relaxing escape for over-stimulated city dwellers and outdoor aficionados alike.
The 4500 sqft building is a renovated pony barn which once served the Westinghouse Estate. Pictures don't do it justice – you have to see it to believe it!
Inside the barn are 3 floors with 4 private bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a large kitchen, dining area and lounge. In addition, the top floor has a high vaulted ceiling and views of the hills.
Here you have the option of practicing yoga on your own or with one of our organized retreats which happen 4 times a year during the high season.
This area is also furnished with 2 couches, a 48" flat screen and musical instruments. The "Love Nest" for 2 has an en suite bathroom, king size bed and is the only bedroom on the top floor.
The second floor has 2 private rooms which can accommodate up to 2 guests each. These rooms share a full bathroom which is located on the same floor. A secondary bathroom with shower is located on the ground floor. Additional guests can be accommodated on real twin beds.
The ground floor serves as the main entrance and features a large multi-purpose area which can be used for painting, sculpting, dancing, digital presentations etc. This floor has the advantage of a shared bathroom and small kitchen. Large windows flood the room with sunlight and 2 a large barn doors can open wide to let nature in. Guest AccessDo Yoga: Our studio is soaked with sunlight and the view is spectacular.
Read: We’ve got a great library!
Write: We’d love to add your tome to our collection.
Make Music: We’ve got 2 acoustic guitars, a ukelele, a drum kit, 2 pianos, an electric bass and tons of elementary percussion. Don’t be shy!
Make Art: Basic supplies for drawing, coloring and painting are provided. We have a great Studio Workshop for more involved projects, so feel free to bring your own supplies if you’ve got something in mind!
Meditate: We’ll be happy to show you how.
Talk: Enjoy the company of your goodfriends. Our community is filled with the most interesting, talented and kind people. Interaction with GuestsALL INCLUSIVE WEEKEND RETREAT
10am Depart NYC
12pm Arrive goodnorth
1 – 2pm Lunch
2 – 8:30pm Free Time (see options below)
8 – 9am Yoga
9 – 9:30am Breakfast Smoothie
9:30am – 1pm Free Time (suggested Blooming Hill Farm)
1 – 2pm Lunch
2 – 8:30pm Free Time
8 – 9am Yoga
9 – 10am Breakfast
10am – 1pm Free Time
1 – 2pm Lunch
2 – 4pm Free Time
4pm Depart goodnorth
6pm Arrive NYC
FREE TIME ACTIVITIES
SEE "The Neighborhood," below...
All Natural Custom Spa Treatments
Essential Oil Salt Soak: $35
Scrub for Face and Body: $35
Thai Massage with goodfounder Flannery Foster
$115 / 60 min
$160 / 90 min
Personal Yoga Session: Discuss Philosophy or refine your Asana practice.
$100 / 60 min
$135 / 90 min
ACUPUNCTURE COMING IN JULY
MONDAY - FRIDAY
While non of the above amenities above are included in your weekday stay, they are all available a la carte upon request.
Guests have the flexibility of being able to 'self check-in' if we are not physically at the house.
Detailed instructions for self-checkin are provided upon booking. Guests are welcome to contact us via phone, email or sms 24-7 for any reason. The NeighborhoodGoodnorth is 50 miles (90 minutes) north of New York City, tucked away near bucolic Goshen, NY. We are easy to get to by public transit or car. The property sits on 12 acres of land with trees and grassy lawns in all directions.
Deer, wild turkey, squirrel, ground hogs and farm chickens are your neighbors. The well maintained gravel road has a few other residences, so you are never too far from civilization if you should need to borrow a cup of sugar.
We are perfectly situated with easy access to the greater Hudson Valley and Catskills region. Storm King Art Center, Dia: Beacon, Bear Mountain State Park and countless charming towns are waiting to be discovered.The quaint town of Goshen is less than 1 mile away.
Goshen is the local transportation hub and a has some shops and beautiful historical buildings. The Orange Heritage Trail is a popular bicycle path along an old rail line linking Middletown to Harriman. The trail can be accessed within 10 minutes by foot and 5 minutes by bike.
The town of Chester is where you will find a large grocery store, movie theater, bowling alley, restaurants and the Castle Fun Center with go carts, arcade, laser tag and mini golf - you are never too old for go carts! Getting AroundTaxis and Uber are available from Main Street Bus station in Goshen. If taking the train, the most convenient station is at Harriman which has taxis and Uber that will take you to Goshen for $25. Once at Goodnorth, if you do not have a car, there is an Enterprise Car Rental office in Goshen. Whenever available, we can help with transportation to local sights for an additional fee. Other Things to NoteWe have a single cat who lives at the house. Iman is sweet and friendly to all, but she is not allowed in guest rooms unless you want her to keep you company.
We love dogs, but our cat and chickens don't.
We love children and MAY be able to accommodate families of all sizes. The earlier in advance you reserve the better our likelihood to accommodate you in a manner that will ensure the comfort of you and your fellow guests.
Our Dorm room, listings D - G is ideal for families or groups of up to 5 to stay together affordably. It functions as it's own apartment, complete with kitchen, bathroom and washer/drier, though management will need access to washer / drier on occasion.