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Master bedroom with queen bed and balcony overlooking beautiful and quiet Main Street. Second bedroom with double bed and lots of light from south-facing windows.
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Poem House in Idyllic Essex, NY

Kate

Poem House in Idyllic Essex, NY

10 guests
4 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
10 guests
4 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

Featured in ADK Life magazine, a poem of a house in charming Essex on Lake Champlain, full of local history, vintage details & modern amenities, framed by a lush cottage garden - perfect for a romantic getaway, family vacation, or creative recharge.

Amenities

Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Indoor fireplace
Air conditioning
Cable TV
TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Bedroom 4
1 single bed
Common spaces
1 couch, 2 air mattresses

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

7 Reviews

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Ginny User Profile
Ginny
March 2018
Kate is a wonderful hostess. She thinks of everything and does her very best to make her home a comfortable home away from home.
Vicki User Profile
Vicki
December 2017
Warm, inviting, nicely appointed, historic, and in beautiful Essex, NY Highly recommend.
Kate User Profile
Response from Kate:
Thanks so much, Vicki, and hope to see you again!
December 2017
Gina User Profile
Gina
October 2017
This is a special place to stay.
Ryon User Profile
Ryon
September 2017
Ten of us (3 couples and 4 teenagers) stayed at the Poem House for 4 nights and really enjoyed ourselves. It is a very unique, historical building, and thus has a bit of an unusual layout, but totally workable. The space is much bigger than the pictures indicate. Kate was out of …
Pamela User Profile
Pamela
October 2016
Kate was there upon our arrival and made us feel welcome immediately. Kate was cognizant of the fact that my 88 year old mother was with us and she took care when escorting us upstairs. At no time did we feel rushed through as Kate answered our questions...showed us where the g…
Chris User Profile
Chris
July 2016
Everything about our experience with Kate and with Poem House was perfect! When we arrived Kate welcomed us into the house, showed us around and made us feel as though the house was ours. She told us several times that we were welcome to use anything in the house...before she l…
Schuyler User Profile
Schuyler
July 2016
The listing and pictures do not do the Poem House justice. It's a truly unique and beautiful house perfectly located in the heart of Essex. Kate was very welcoming and made sure we had everything we needed. Highly recommended.
Kate User Profile
Response from Kate:
Thanks Schuyler! Your family is welcome back any time! -k
July 2016

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Essex, New York, United StatesJoined in March 2013
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