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Adirondack Star Ridge Cottage - A Peace of Heaven on 30 private acres

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 89 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms & full bath, sleeps 4 on real beds

Adk Star Ridge Cottage is simply a 'Peace' of Heaven. Located on 30 private & serene acres, it is adjacent to thousands of acres of pristine timberland. Neighbors are few and far between. You can expect peace & quiet with the sounds & smells of nature filling your senses.

You may choose to simply lounge on the 700 sq.' deck with a drink at hand and the bbq grilling away or hike a trail right from the side door to explore the forests beyond. The cottage has games, puzzles, wireless & satellite tv for those who prefer to stay indoors but may still avail the views through many windows & doors.

Hop in the car or on your bikes and travel a few miles to the Jay 'rapids' where you can soak, slide & cool off in the AuSable River. Visit the Jay Green, home to JEMS theatre and outdoor concerts and Summer festivals. Pop in to local artisans shops such as the Jay Studio (on the Green) & Youngs Gallery (just up Rt. 86) or grab an ice cream at Devins.

More Details

Owner
Michael Edwards & Idominia Falorca
Member since: 2004
Speaks english, spanish, portuguese
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 September, 2017

About Michael Edwards & Idominia Falorca

This was once our home that we built in 2000. We have since built on another portion of the property located 1/4 mile away.

Michael Edwards & Idominia Falorca purchased this cottage in 2000

Why Michael Edwards & Idominia Falorca chose Adirondacks

This vacation rental has all the features of home in a pristine setting among the beauty of the Adirondacks. The ridge area faces out towards the High Peaks and Whiteface Mountain. The majestic views from the ridge make for a surreal experience at sunrise and sunset. IF ALL NECESSARY CONDITIONS PERMIT, we may offer a bonfire under the stars. THIS OFFER IS COMPLETELY AT OUR DISCRETION TAKING FIRE SAFETY INTO CONSIDERATION.

It is not unusual for us to offer our guests to share a meal with us.

Overall, our intention is that Whiteface Ski Cottage on Adirondack Star Ridge be an experience which make's possible memories to last a lifetime. The wonderful guests that have been called to our property take with them the benefits of a relaxing and renewing experience and leave their imprint for those who follow. Peace

Read our reviews and let our guests tell the many other reason for choosing us for your Adk getaway.

What makes this cottage unique

Our past guest's comments speak to the benefit of choosing Whiteface Ski cottage.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Star Ridge was the perfect place to stay for our Thanksgiving vacation. It has everything you may need while away from home. It has a huge kitchen, steam shower, wood-burning stove and a wrap around deck with beautiful views.There are extra blankets and linens.It was so clean inside and out. Mini and Mike are so nice and made sure were comfortable.
Dec 2011
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Plattsburgh International
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
20 Main , main st. AuSable Forks
Nearest Ferry
18 Miles
Port Kent
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Au Sable Forks
Nearest Train
18 Miles
Port Kent (seasonal), Plattsburgh(daily)-25mi
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Interstate 87, Adirondack Northway
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Mad River Pizza, Au Sable Forks
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Whiteface Mtn
Nearest Beach
18 Miles
Port Kent, Port Douglas--along Lk Champlain
Car: necessary

Whiteface Ski Cottage is conveniently located to Whiteface Mt. (15 min.), Lake Placid (30 min.), Olympic Region, High Peaks, East & West branches of the AuSable River and within a short drive to Lake Champlain, Saranac Lake, Plattsburgh & Schroon Lake. Burlington, Vt., Montreal & Lake George are within 1.5 hours and make terrific day trips.

Close by are AuSable Chasm, Santa's Workshop at the North Pole, High Falls Gorge, Memorial Highway to the top of Whiteface Mt. & the gondola ride up the East face of Whiteface. There are trails for hiking, snowshoeing, mountain biking & nordic skiing and rivers to fish, swim, paddle & float upon.

Activities in the Adirondacks are virtually unlimited. Literally, 'the sky is the limit'! Come stay at Whiteface Ski Cottage and explore all this and more yourself. You will not be disappointed.

Other Activities: Kayaking & canoeing

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Au Sable Forks, New York

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 89 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Ski-Out
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , Jacuzzi Steam Shower
  • After a long day on the slopes or hiking, enjoy the Jacuzzi steam shower with built-in bench.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , Sleep Number
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed , A Graco Porta-crib & hi-chair are available
  • Walk-in closet in the Master B/R.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • books - kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • games - kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • wooden decking
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Steam Shower
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Check out the cottage's web page for more photos & info. A cell phone booster antenna adds a bar or two to your signal strength for Verizon users. (local tower is Verizon). No smoking in the cottage. Outside smoking ok, just p/u your butts! Thanks!!

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 33 reviews
5

My daughter reports that it is gorgeous!

  • 5 of 5

I did not get to go on this trip as my mother got a very unexpected, serious medical diagnosis just prior to our trip. This was supposed to be a mother-daughter birthday gift to my now 25 year old daughter. I explained the circumstances to the owners and my daughter, who went with a friend, was surprised with a cake, a card, balloons, the works! I have never met the owners but they are by far some of the kindest folks I have ever come across! I WILL get there some day to thank them. God bless you! <3

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Getaway <3

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for an amazing times in the Adirondacks, this is a great place to stay! Very clean, great kitchen space, and windows to bring in the fresh air and sun. Mike and Mini were fantastic and were very accommodating/welcoming. Lake Placid is and Lake Champlain are only 25-35 minutes away from the cottage. We cannot wait to make are way back to the mountains and stay at this same spot. Thank you so much Mike and Mini for helping us create such great memories!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

So clean and cozy. Everything you need is there. Owners are very friendly and a pleasure to meet.

  • 5 of 5

We felt like we were staying in our own treehouse with a beautiful view and luxury comfort. It was wonderful to have the quiet and privacy of the woods. A nature lovers heaven with so many fun things to do close by. I hope we can stay again soon! Thanks to the owners for sharing such a special place in the ADK's.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Christina, It was a pleasure to share the beauty and majesty of Star Ridge with you. Thanks for choosing to spend your hard earned time away. here on the ridge. We always strive to providing a clean and comfortable space where our guests can rest and renew. The natural beauty of the forest and surrounding mountains never fails to help one ground and recharge. We welcome you back whenever timing permits. The lights will be on. Once again, thanks for choosing Star Ridge. Regards, Mini & Mike
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Great Space

  • 5 of 5

Mike and Mini were wonderful hosts as the house was well lit and warm upon our arrival. They made sure we were comfortable the entire stay and even reached out at times to see if there was anything they could offer to make our stay more enjoyable. We came up to ski for the weekend @ Whiteface and this place could not have been better. thanks for the great space.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A hidden gem

  • 5 of 5

First the welcoming we got from the owners Mike & minnie was extremely friendly and very welcoming. Second we were taken on a tour of the beautiful house on beautiful property by the owners and we're very eager to answer any questions that we had. They gave us a full list of recommendation updates that we can do during our stay which was extremely helpful. The setup of the home was exactly what we expected and everything we were able to find with such ease. Will definitely return back especially when we extend our family and will definitely recommend this stay to family and friends so they can experience the amazing weekend getaway that we had

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Idyllic oasis, lovely cottage nestled on 30 acres of Adirondack landscape

  • 5 of 5

Well equipped, immaculate 2 bedroom, 1 bath cottage with wrap-around deck. The hosts, Mike and Mini, made us feel welcome and went out of their way to supply useful information about the cottage and the surrounding area. They offered up a welcome bonfire with cider, hot cocoa and donuts! There is an abundance of hiking, biking, fishing and canoeing nearby as well as several dairy farms and Lake Placid to name a few. Had dinner at the Friendly Trout Restaurant (their recommendation) and it was spot on. Also enjoyed a gourmet lunch at the Adirondack Cafe in Keene. Would gladly visit again and bring the family.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Au Sable Forks, New York

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Columbus Weekend
6 Oct 2017 - 9 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$283
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$245
A$1,714
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$106.76
Pet Fee A$125.6
Damage Deposit A$314

One small canine MAY be allowed with conditions---please give us a call or email to discuss the details BEFORE booking. PET FEE WILL APPLY
Rates subject to change during holidays and special events for holidays & events. We accept personal checks in US$ as well as credit/debit cards via PayPal (no membership required).
CLEANING FEE: $85.00 PET FEE: $100
ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING within the cottage. Smoking permitted on the deck ONLY.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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