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Cozy Lakeside Cabins
What They Are about
Set deep within the heart of New York's ancient forests, You’ll discover Vanderkamp. This luxury wilderness retreat space has been painstakingly preserved and sustainably redeveloped to be your perfect natural escape. From the moment you step onto our grounds, you will feel as if you've been transported into another place in time.
The pace at Vanderkamp is slower, the air is crisper, and the sounds of the forest will transform you. Explore every inch of this paradise and reconnect with the natural world. Every lodge and gathering place has been intentionally designed to help immerse you within the different elements of our 850 acres of pristine old-growth pine forests.
Taking our cues from the natural world and the history of the land, we’ve crafted spaces that encourage contemplation, conversation, and curiosity to celebrate the things that will make your experience with us magical. Each of our lodges provides a different luxurious experience whether your intention is to gather with a large group of family and friends or to enjoy the perfect romantic weekend away in the woods.
Vanderkamp is also one of New York State’s premier wedding and retreat venues with a dedicated event staff planner who can help you craft the perfect wedding or corporate retreat. We can host up to 160 guests indoors, 200-plus outdoors, and sleep up to 45 people across 5 lodges, perfect for your wedding party and out-of-town guests.
Time spent in nature can recharge your soul. When you experience the ancient calming power of the forest at Vanderkamp you will leave more connected to the world and ready to take on the challenges of your modern life. Retreat from daily life, surround yourself with marvelous scenery, and return home with a renewed feeling of well-being and peacefulness.
Vanderkamp is set within 850 acres of pristine wilderness in upstate New York,allowing guests to explore and connect with nature.
The lodges and gathering places are designed to immerse guests within the different elements of Vanderkamp, taking inspiration from the natural world and the history of the land.
Frank Soule Lodge An ultimate escape for large groups, sleeps 16, and is vintage-inspired.
The Boathouse Offers panoramic sunsets, sleeps 4, and is modern cozy.
Langston Cottage Blends modern comfort with primitive origins, sleeps 3.
Wohlleben Cabin Located in the VK North Forest, pet-friendly, sleeps 2, and has a cigar lounge rustic ambiance.
Event Venue Kempwick Commons is available for hosting retreats or weddings, accommodating 10-170 people in a nature-inspired venue.
Vanderkamp is a place to escape and immerse oneself in the ethos of the forest, offering a step back from modern life.
The VK forest spans 850 acres of active ecosystems, allowing guests to explore and connect with nature.