Yorktown Heights, NY, United States Accommodations

Accommodations in Yorktown Heights

Home/Apartment
Excellent
152 reviews
Home/Apartment
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The SpaceRustic cottage, in a suburban neighborhood, three miles (five minutes) from the town of Mount Kisco and train station . (lots of restaurants , stores , everything you would need) but in a country setting looking out at the woods with the occasional deer and turkey. The cottage has an open floor plan with sink with hot and cold water, small fridge, stove, Heat, AC, fan, wi-fi, cable TV, stereo, video, grill, The bathroom for guests is located on the first floor of the main house. Your access is through the back door. All cellular networks work in my yard with the exception of Verizon Unfortunately Costs are higher in the colder months due to the rising oil/propane costs, and decline in the warmer weather when mother nature is at her best Taxi Cab Companies:(if arriving by train) (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) (kisco cab) (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) (mt kisco taxi) Local take out menus available inside the shed great for a quiet few days or for those of you who really want to take advantage of things in the area think about renting a zip car.. Guest AccessBathroom for shower and toilet in Main House. Towels, shampoo, bath gel etc all provided. Washer/drier available in the basement for those spending a week. Interaction with GuestsVery friendly person- happy to point out things of interest and do whatever i can to make you feel comfortable The NeighborhoodI live in a suburban neighborhood with my house being set in an extremely private setting at a dead - very tranquil surrounded by woods and thick plantings…. Close proximity to town(three miles/5 minutes- lots of restaurants and amenities), but in close proximity to many quaint towns, beautiful countryside, cultural interests, lots of outdoor hiking , biking etc Summer thick plantings and flowers.. .. Foliage in Fall is grande! winter well that depends on what you like.. Spring again glorious as the trees bloom and flowers burst Cultural interests; Westchester- Katonah , Neuberger and Hudson River Museum. Wave Hill- Bronx Chuang Yen Monastery (Carmel NY-largest buddha western hemisphere) , CT- Philip Johnson Glass House, Aldrich, Bruce and Stamford Museum, Jacob Burns Film Center ,Caramoor, Storm King, Rockefeller Home, The Dia Museum, Cold Spring, Bear Mountain, The Garden Conservancy open gardens (see beautiful private gardens) Blue Hill at Stone Barns. History: check out historic Hudson Valley: Kykuit, Sunny Side, Olana, Philipsburg Manor, Van Cortlandt park , Lyndhurst, Manitoba BIKING: lots of trails.. use the link- north and south county trail ways bike maps for various routes. Bike Sundays- close Bronx River Parkway during certain Sundays Parks: Bear Mountain, Ward Pound Ridge, Rockefeller Park(rte 117). Stone Barns, Croton Dam HIKING: Mianus Gorge w waterfalls,Teatown Reservation - Ossining, Turkey Mountain- Yorktown, Hudson Highlands State Park Preserve,Arthur W. Butler Memorial Sanctuary- near Mount Kisco, Ward Pound Ridge Reservation-Pound Ridge, Westmoreland Sanctuary-near Mount Kisco, Sundays: Elephants Trunk Vintage Flea market every sunday-April -Nov 7a-2p Beacon Flear Market Rockland - Edward Hopper House Nyack Metro North Train or drive to/from city (NYC discount parking on line available). i am on hour from NYC whether train or car.. Getting AroundMetro North Train to/from NYC (1 hr) or drive to many things of interest within an hour.. Train also to connecticut and towns north. Taxis abundant. Best for people with a car.. some rent on price line very inexpensively if they don't have one...or if you like to bike, Or if you want to just rest , read, do your craft you can take a cab from the train station and have a quiet weekend. Food delivery of all kinds available (Greek, Thai , Indian, Chinese, Italian, Sushi) Other Things to NoteDogs--- will consider small NON-shedding dogs for an extra fee of $25. All poops must be disposed of in the woods, and the dog must have their own bed. You must inquire for a dog as i don’t generally take them NO USE OF CANDLES OR OILS in the cottage NO SMOKING IN THE COTTAGE... outside with use of ashtray yes **During the extreme cold winter months(jan.feb, sometimes dec) for those of you who want to enjoy peace and quiet and the occasional winter wonderland... the water is turned off to avoid freezing pipes.. so order in.. dinners out.. or prepared foods.. still have the fridge , toaster, coffee pot.. etc.. Big jug of water for that and tea...i am also delighted to have coffee/milk available and made for you in the house Strong Wi-Fi We have a house cat named Poo. Poo is very friendly and will come in for a visit only if you leave the cottage door open. Please be mindful when shutting the door that she does not get locked in( and if you don't want him.. shoo him away gently). We have a remote light that comes on with movement and solar path lights and battery operated lanterns for extra lamination for late night bathroom walks(very close to main house) Ping Pong, books.. other games available . Bathroom/shower is used in the main house.(hoping next season for an outdoor shower.. mb a toilet) one hour massages available by appointment indoor or outdoor if you want some extra pampering Please leave the cottage as you found it.. much appreciated
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The SpaceMy house includes two Golden Retrievers-Willy and Libby who are super friendly and my 23 year old son, Hunter. Guest AccessGuests can use the kitchen, living room, sunroom, brick patio off living room, fire-pit and hammock. Interaction with GuestsThere is a lot to do in the area. Can help with dinner recommendations, or if you prefer dining in, can arrange that. The NeighborhoodMy house is located in the Teatown area of Croton on Hudson. There are 14 miles of hiking trails, Wildflower Island and over 900 acres of preserved open space. Across the road is Bald Mountain; hike to the top and you can see the skyline of Manhattan. Getting AroundThe Croton Harmon train station is 8 minutes from my house Other Things to NoteYou can climb to the top of Bald Mtn which is across from my pond. It's the second highest peak in northern Westchester. Teatown Lake Reservation has 14 miles of hiking trails, Wildflower Island, lake and over 850 acres of preserved open space. My house is located in an area called Teatown. I also produced a book for TLR on the history of Teatown.
Home/Apartment
2br Home/Apartment
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This is the upper floor of a raised ranch house located in a quiet residential neighborhood surrounded by woods. The space has a nice deck complete with patio furniture and bbq. Lots of space and furnished, very lovely.
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The SpaceThis home offers two separate spaces. -There is a 250 sq ft finished walk out basement with tons of windows and light. Private bathroom is located on main floor just upstairs from your room. A beautiful patio and back yard is shared. THE WALKOUT BASEMENT IS CURRENTLY OCCUPIED WITH A LONG TERM GUEST. -The second space is a single bedroom and a spare bedroom located on the second floor of the home along with the master bedroom occupied by the owner. The spare room can be used as an office or just additional space. -The second floor bath is shared with owner. -A shared laundry is off the basement living space. This is a residential neighborhood with easy access to the Taconic State Parkway. Private bath for the walk out basement guest (currently occupied) is located on the main floor of the home. Laundry facilities are shared and located off the basement living space. Guest AccessShared living space and shared kitchen. Owner works from home. Work space is located in the kitchen. Request that kitchen be maintained clean after each use. Interaction with GuestsOwner lives in the home with adult son currently occupying finished basement. Readily available when needed. The NeighborhoodQuiet, residential neighborhood of well maintained homes. Getting AroundEasy access to Taconic State Parkway and I-684. Limited public transportation. Other Things to NoteOwner travels frequently and is often off site.
Home/Apartment
Excellent
5 reviews
6br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceBeds: Twins 4x - Sleeps 4 Queen 1x - Sleeps 2 Doubles - 4x - Sleeps 8 Futon - Sleeps 2 Queen Pullout Couch - Sleeps 2 Trundle Bed can be used as 2 twins or 1 double - Sleeps 2 Can sleep up to 20 in 12 beds. Comfy couch and ample floor space to sleep more with cots or air mattresses. 1st Floor- Kitchen, Laundry Room, Entryway, Dining Room, Living room, Library with pullout couch and pocket doors connected to living room, 1/2 bath across hallway 2nd Floor- 4 bedrooms, one of them is suite with trundle bed. 2 full shared baths. 3rd floor- Two suites and 2 full shared baths Guest AccessGuests will have access 3 living quarters of the house and 4 acres of property. Interaction with GuestsHosts are available to help out if needed. Affiliated with nearby farm with organic gardens which can be available for tours. Fresh organically grown produce, cut flowers and eggs are available for purchase (in season). The NeighborhoodMany historical attractions close by. Minutes from the 22 mile North County Trailway Bike Path & the 208 acre Kitchawan Preserve with great hiking. Millwood is a few miles away with 24 hour deli, coffee shop, pizza and other amenities. Mt Kisco, Croton, Pleasantville, Chappaqua are all conveniently located 10-15 min away. Lots of other great hiking at nearby 1,000 acre Teatown Lake Reservation. Getting AroundYour own vehicle is the best way to get around but local taxi's and limo services are available. The hosts may be able to provide transport to and from train stations and airports for additional fees. Other Things to NoteWe are just starting out so more info & pictures will be coming in the future. Please ask if you have any questions. All guests will be required to sign a short term rental agreement before checkin.
Estate
4br Estate
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The SpaceThis uniquely built, custom home as a front porch made of dark mahogany wood...a back patio overlooking the Croton Reservoir, 3 car garage and 3 acre property. The master bedroom has an en-suite with jacuzzi tub for 2 and is flanked with italian marble-like tile. Two fireplaces, a sun room and sunken living area off the kitchen with breakfast nook make this property unique. Light and bright, this house has all the space for your family! The NeighborhoodThis house is nestled in a very private neighborhood, surrounded by original farm stone walls to give you a country-like feeling. Only 6 houses exist on a manicured, private street so nature abounds! The view of the Croton Reservoir is breathtaking from the kitchen and breakfast nook! Getting AroundClose to a major highway and the 40 min express train into NYC.
Retreat
6br Retreat
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The SpaceRustic Retreat on 2 acres in a suburban neighborhood, ten miles (five minutes) from the town of Katonah. A large level yard with a pool, tennis court. A country & peaceful setting facing the woods with deer, turkey & foxes. The spacious interior has a gourmet kitchen, 3 separate family rooms (2 with fireplaces), front rocking chair porch with large back deck with dinning table and barbecue. The 2nd level has 6 bedrooms with 3 1/2 bathrooms 2 complete with whirlpool tubs. The basement has a gym with free weights, bike, treadmill and universal weight system. There is also a pool & ping pong tables for a little family competition. Guest AccessGuests can enjoy hiking/biking trials, and fishing, within walking distance from the retreat. Only minutes away are local restaurants, shopping , spas historical sites, boating, golfing & horseback riding. You may be interested in some of the local county parks like Ward Pound Ridge Reservation or the State Parks like the Bear Mountain State Park or the Blue Mountain Reservation. Also close by is the the Hudson River where you can arrange kayak, canoe, and paddle boat tours. If you prefer the city life, you can drive to NYC (within an hour) or hop on a train & enjoy Manhattan & all it has to offer. Interaction with GuestsOwner is on site & can help with quest requests. The NeighborhoodThere is plenty to do in the Katonah area! If you enjoy the outdoor activities like biking, hiking, swimming or fishing, there is an abundance of that is within walking distance. Possibly you would prefer a concert or the symphony which is available 20 minutes way at the Ridgefield Playhouse & Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra. And then's there's the Katonah Museum of Art which is always fun for the family. If you enjoy history just down the road (3 miles) is Muscoot Farm & then there's John Jay Homstead. If you prefer pampering there are plenty of 1st class spas in the area. NYC is an hour train ride away for night life, shopping, theater, concerts, Broadway shows, & boat cruises. Getting AroundIn our somewhat rural area you will need your own transportation. There are buses that travel from town to town in the surrounding area. We are located 25 minutes from Westchester County Airport & an hour from Laguardia airport. Other Things to NoteExtra people: $50/ night Cleaning Fee: $400 Security Deposit: $3000 Weekly discount:10 % Cancellation: Strict No smoking Not suitable for pets No parties or events Check-in is after 3PM - Not suitable for pets - No parties or events - No smoking No shoes allowed in the house - Check-in is after 3 PM - UNAUTHORIZED LATE CHECK OUT-In order to prepare the space for subsequent guests, standard check-out time is strict at 11am. Failure to comply will result in a minimum fine of $100. Late check out must be arranged in advance with the host. - LOST KEYS-There is a minimum $150 charge for lost keys, as locks must be changed if all keys are not accounted for. All keys will need to be left with caretaker. - NON-SMOKING POLICY-All accommodations provided by host are NON-SMOKING. Guests will be assessed a smoke elimination fee of $400 for smoking. - INDEMNIFICATION AND HOLD HARMLESS-Guest acknowledges and understands that every guest or guardian is solely responsible for any property damage, accident, injury, or loss sustained to any person while in-residence, and the owner accepts no legal or financial responsibility. Guests and guardians assume all risks of injury or other losses resulting from the use of residence or any other recreational activity while staying at the residence and will hold the owner harmless with respect hereto. Guest hereby agrees to indemnify and hold the property owner and employees harmless from any claims, including those of third parties, arising out of or in any way a result of guest use of the premises or items therein. - GUEST agrees to indemnify owner harmless from all liability, loss or damage arising from any nuisance or harm made or suffered on the leased premises by the guest, tenants, or visitors of guests or from any carelessness, neglect, or improper conduct of any person entering, occupying or visiting the leases premises.
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The SpaceThis home retreat is on 2 acres in a quiet neighborhood that offers the best of everything inside and out. Magnificent spacious, level and private yard...perfect for summer BBQs at the outdoor kitchen, pool, tennis courts,Jacuzzi. Gorgeous gourmet country style kitchen with plenty of room for family gatherings. There are 3 living rooms 2 equipped with fireplaces. A wrap around deck with lounging & dinning area with a gas grill. The second level includes master bedroom suite with a large bathroom equipped with a tub and shower for 2. And 5 more bedrooms & 2 full baths. Finished basement, which serves as a family room or game room where you can enjoy the pool and ping pong tables or exercise in the gym that has a universal gym, free weights, treadmill & exercise bike. Close to shopping centers, Katonah train station , Golf Courses, hiking & biking trails, nature preserves and a local historical farm. Guest AccessGuests can enjoy hiking/biking trials, and fishing, within walking distance from the retreat. Only minutes away are local restaurants, shopping , spas historical sites, boating, fishing, golfing & horseback riding. You may be interested in some of the local county parks like Ward Pound Ridge Reservation or the State Parks like the Bear Mountain State Park or the Blue Mountain Reservation. Also close by is the the Hudson River where you can arrange kayak, canoe, and paddle boat tours. If you prefer the city life, you can drive to NYC (within an hour) or hop on a train & enjoy Manhattan & all it has to offer. I Interaction with GuestsThe owner will try to personally greet the guests depending on availability. In any event, he is always available via cell phone, email or text. The NeighborhoodThere is plenty to do in the Katonah area! If you enjoy the outdoor activities like biking, hiking, swimming or fishing there is an abundance of that is within walking distance. Possibly you would prefer a concert or the symphony which is available 20 minutes way at the Ridgefield Playhouse & Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra. And then's there's the Katonah Museum of Art which is always fun for the family. If you enjoy history just down the road (3 miles) is Muscoot Farm & then there's John Jay Homstead. If you prefer pampering there are plenty of 1st class spas in the area. NYC is an hour train ride away for night life, shopping, theater, concerts, Broadway shows, & boat cruises. Getting AroundIn our somewhat rural area you will need your own transportation. There are buses that travel from town to town in the surrounding area. We are located 25 minutes from Westchester County Airport & an hour from Laguardia airport. Other Things to NoteExtra people: $50/ night Cleaning Fee: $400 Security Deposit: $3000 Weekly discount:10 % Cancellation: Strict No smoking anywhere Not suitable for pets No parties or events Check-in is after 3PM - Not suitable for pets - No parties or events - No smoking No shoes allowed in the house - Check-in is after 3 PM - UNAUTHORIZED LATE CHECK OUT-In order to prepare the space for subsequent guests, standard check-out time is strict at 11am. Failure to comply will result in a minimum fine of $100. Late check out must be arranged in advance with the host. - LOST KEYS-There is a minimum $150 charge for lost keys, as locks must be changed if all keys are not accounted for. All keys will need to be left with caretaker. - NON-SMOKING POLICY-All accommodations provided by host are NON-SMOKING. Guests will be assessed a smoke elimination fee of $400 for smoking. - INDEMNIFICATION AND HOLD HARMLESS-Guest acknowledges and understands that every guest or guardian is solely responsible for any property damage, accident, injury, or loss sustained to any person while in-residence, and the owner accepts no legal or financial responsibility. Guests and guardians assume all risks of injury or other losses resulting from the use of residence or any other recreational activity while staying at the residence and will hold the owner harmless with respect hereto. Guest hereby agrees to indemnify and hold the property owner and employees harmless from any claims, including those of third parties, arising out of or in any way a result of guest use of the premises or items therein. - GUEST agrees to indemnify owner harmless from all liability, loss or damage arising from any nuisance or harm made or suffered on the leased premises by the guest, tenants, or visitors of guests or from any carelessness, neglect, or improper conduct of any person entering, occupying or visiting the leases premises.
Retreat
1br Retreat
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  • Swimming Pool
The SpaceThis home retreat is on 2 acres in a quiet neighborhood that offers the best of everything inside and out. Magnificent spacious, level and private yard...perfect for summer BBQs at the outdoor kitchen, pool, tennis courts,Jacuzzi. Gorgeous gourmet country style kitchen with plenty of room for family gatherings. There are 3 living rooms 2 equipped with fireplaces. A wrap around deck with lounging & dinning area with a gas grill is on the back side of the house . The second level includes master bedroom with a large bathroom equipped with a tub for 2. And 5 bedrooms & 2 full baths. Finished basement, which serves as a family room or game room where you can enjoy the pool and ping pong tables or exercise in the gym that has a universal gym, free weights, treadmill & exercise bike. Close to shopping centers, Katonah train station , Golf Courses, hiking & biking trails, nature preserves and a local historical farm. Guest AccessGuests can enjoy hiking/biking trials, and fishing, within walking distance from the retreat. Only minutes away are local restaurants, shopping , spas historical sites, boating, fishing, golfing & horseback riding. You may be interested in some of the local county parks like Ward Pound Ridge Reservation or the State Parks like the Bear Mountain State Park or the Blue Mountain Reservation. Also close by is the the Hudson River where you can arrange kayak, canoe, and paddle boat tours. If you prefer the city life, you can drive to NYC (within an hour) or hop on a train & enjoy Manhattan & all it has to offer. Interaction with GuestsThe owner will try to personally greet the guests depending on availability. In any event, he is always available via cell phone, email or text. The NeighborhoodThere is plenty to do in the Katonah area! If you enjoy the outdoor activities like biking, hiking, swimming or fishing there is an abundance of that is within walking distance. Possibly you would prefer a concert or the symphony which is available 20 minutes way at the Ridgefield Playhouse & Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra. And then's there's the Katonah Museum of Art which is always fun for the family. If you enjoy history just down the road (3 miles) is Muscoot Farm & then there's John Jay Homestead. On some weekend you may choose to see a horse show at the famous Old Salem Farm. If you prefer pampering there are plenty of 1st class spas in the area. NYC is an hour train ride away for night life, shopping, theater, concerts, Broadway shows, & boat cruises. Getting AroundIn our somewhat rural area you will need your own transportation. There are buses that travel from town to town in the surrounding area. We are located 25 minutes from Westchester County Airport & an hour from Laguardia airport. Other Things to NoteUpcoming Events Old Salem Farm Events American Gold Cup Sept. 14-18 Sept. 28-Oct. 2, 2016 "A" Rated Upcoming Musical Events at Ridgefield Playhouse (URL HIDDEN) Upcoming Events at Tarrytown Music Hall (URL HIDDEN) Upcoming Events at Westchester Broadway Theatre (URL HIDDEN) Kayak/Paddle Board Hudson River (URL HIDDEN) Bear Mountain State Park (URL HIDDEN)
Retreat
1br Retreat
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Come & enjoy the master bedroom suite with adjoining bathroom comlete with a whirlpool & multi jet shower for 2. In a quiet neighborhood set on 2 acres and offers the best of everything inside and out. Magnificent spacious, level and private yard...perfect for summer BBQs at the outdoor kitchen, pool, tennis courts, Jacuzzi. Inside is a gourmet kitchen, 3 living rooms 2 equipped with fireplaces. A wrap around deck with lounging & a dinning areas with a gas grill & easy access to the kitchen.
Home/Apartment
6br Home/Apartment
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Spacious and stately house on 25 acres was once an inn near the old Putnam Rail Line. The house is less than 1,000 feet from the site of the old Kitchawan Train station & post office. A quiet setting with 4 beautiful acres of rolling lawn & magnificent trees. Less than 1 hour to NYC (15 minutes to Metro North) and easy access to Taconic State Parkway. Beautifully and comfortably furnished with 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 20 in beds, great for all types of gatherings.
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The SpaceTwo separate private bedrooms are available. Each bedroom has a single twin bed. Bath is shared when owner is home. Owner travels and is frequently not home. Guest AccessAccess to main house. Interaction with GuestsOwner lives in the home but travels frequently. I am ALWAYS available if you need anything whether home or not. My adult son lives in the home and occupies the finished basement space and shared living space. The NeighborhoodEasy Access to Taconic State Parkway and Rte 684. Less than one hour to NYC. This is a quiet residential neighborhood, of well maintained homes, in a bucolic country setting. Close to NYC for easy day trips while providing for a country setting for hiking, enjoying local lakes, and exploring outlet shopping. The best of everything within arms reach. Best for solo adventurers and business travelers. Getting AroundLimited public transportation. A car is recommended. Metro North train to NYC within 15 - 20 minutes. Easy drive to NYC via Taconic State Parkway. Other Things to NoteFinished basement and living space is occupied by my adult son.