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skylands lodge

A Modern Mountain Retreat
1hr from NYC

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Skylands Lodge is a modern mountaintop retreat a little over an hour outside NYC in Highland Lakes NJ. 

This mountain hamlet sits where the Skylands of New Jersey meet the Hudson Valley of New York and just outside the towns of Vernon, New Jersey and Warwick, New York.  

The private, wooded 3.5 acre property features breathtaking mountain views and offers a break from the hustle of city life.  The house features a massive wood burning fireplace, state of the art kitchen, heated pool, spa, and outdoor fire pit make it a perfect getaway for families or small groups looking to relax and unwind. 

There are 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms plus a lower level sleeping alcove for additional guests.  There are also two outdoor terraces plus a pool patio for additional entertaining.  


The local area features an abundance of golf resorts and outdoor activities such as skiing, snow tubing, a waterpark, zip-lining, mountain biking, scenic hiking trails plus plenty of farms, wineries, and restaurants.




Pool and cabana

Outdoor gas fire pit

Multi-level entertaining

Endless views poolside

Amazing sunsets

Outdoor dining balcony

The house at night

Front Gate

Front Gate

Gated entry

Shaded cabana all day long

14 foot ceilings and a wall of glass provide endless views.

The dining terrace is great place to enjoy meals any time of the day

Large entry hall leads into the living and sleeping wings and lower level of the house.

The open plan room provide seamless living and dining

Endless winter views

Morning mist

A roaring fire during the holidays

The large dining area seats 10 people

A dressed up table for entertaining

A moody lit table at night

The open kitchen features an induction range, large fridge, dishwasher and a regular and nespresso coffee machine

Counter dining for the kitchen

55" 4K HD Smart TV

The room during the day

A gas grill is provided during the months of May to September

More panoramic views

The master bedroom features a king size bed and ensuite bath

Master bath with rain shower walk in shower

Bedroom 2 features a queen size bed

Bedroom 3 also features a queen size bed

The hall bath

Lower level leading to the terrace

Lower level area converts to another bedroom

The sun patio

Enjoy the year round spa and fantastic views




The house is surrounded by numerous golf resorts such as

Crystal Springs, Great Gorge  and

Scenic Farms

Winter Sports
Mountain Creek and Mount Peter Ski Resorts are a short distance from the house. They are destinations for skiers, snowboarders and snow tubers of all skill levels.
Hiking Trails
Beautiful nature trails are a short distance from the house. The Appalachian Trail, Wawayanda State Park and
Liberty Loop are dog friendly.
There are two major off-leash dog parks in VernonWantage, NJ
Summer Activities
Mountain Creek switches to the Summer season by offering
mountain biking and a waterpark.
The best way to spend a summer night is a trip to the Warwick Drive In and dinner at Pennings Farm.
Local Farms
Apple picking, beer gardens, fresh produce and fall festivals are a just a few things you'll find at nearby farms.
Food and Fun
A list of local grocery stores and wine shops can be found here
Nearby Warwick, NY has an abundance of great restaurants. There's also bowling and a drive in movie theater to round out your visit.
For specific tastes please check out the following links:
Steaks/Chops in a beautiful setting
Modern Beer Hall
Farm to Table
Great Sandwiches/Pizza/Wings
Pizza Near the house
Thai Food
Homemade Baked Goods

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