The Ponderosa

3 Bedroom Vacation House Rental in Beautiful Allegany County. 15 Min from Alfred University

Vacation House in Belmont New York
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms • 9 Guests
Bed Arrangements: 2 double / 6 Single
Bathrooms: 1 Full Bathroom
Television: Television
Pet Friendly: Yes
Washer/Dryer: Yes
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Vacation Rental Rates Information   (Rates Displayed in USD)

  • Daily Rates from $125 to $150 per night
  • Weekly Rates from $750 to $900 per week

Rate Period Nightly Weekly Monthly
Hunting Season
Oct 01, 2016 - Dec 23, 2016
Minimum Stay: 2
$150 n/a n/a
Spring / Summer / Fall
Apr 01, 2017 - Sep 30, 2016
Minimum Stay: 2
$125 n/a n/a

Additional Rate Information

ALL RATES ARE UP TO 6 PEOPLE - An Additional $25 per person per night if over 6.

Please call or email for weekly and weekend specials.

11 people max at all times

Vacation Rental Description


If you are looking for a quiet relaxing weekend, family vacation, or our visiting Alfred University, The Ponderosa is the spot. Situated on 5 acres of peace and quiet in Belmont, NY (West Almond) and surrounded by thousands of acres in Phillips Creek State Forest. Adjacent is the Palmers Pond and Turnpike State Forest offering more than 10,000 acres in beautiful Allegany County.

This house has been in the family for over 40 years and was built with wood from the trees surrounding the property. The house features 2 bedrooms downstairs both with double beds and an open room upstairs with 6 beds! There is a full bathroom with shower and an open floor plan with the living room and kitchen. Sit out on the open front porch or back deck and enjoy your morning coffee while listing the sounds of the creek just behind the property. Enjoy a day of hiking, cross country skiing, snowmobiling or horseback riding on miles of trails. Grab the fishing poles and take a short scenic drive to catch some big bass at Palmers Pond or Lake Lodge. The Genesee River in Belmont has great trout fishing starting April 1st. We are just a 15 minute drive to Alfred State College and a 2 hour drive from Buffalo.

About Phillips Creek:

Phillips Creek State Forest, also known as Allegany #1, totals 2,709 acres. The state forest is located in Allegany County in the Towns of Alfred, Ward, and West Almond, and borders State Route 244 between Belmont and Alfred. This area provides opportunities for many informal outdoor recreational activities, such as, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, snowmobiling, camping, bird watching, nature photography, and hunting.

Vacation Rental Policies

Check Out:
11:00 AM
Required Stay:
2 night minimum stay
$150.00 Refundable security deposit
Other Fees:
$50.00 Cleaning Fee up to 1 week stay. Over 1 week stay $75.00 Cleaning Fee.
Other Policies:
MUST BE 25 YEARS OLD OR OLDER TO RENT PROPERTY. No discharging firearms on property.

Activities and Special Interests

Allegany State Park, Letchworth State Park and Stony Brook Gorge
State Park are all just a 1 hour scenic drive.

15 minute drive to Alfred State College

20 minutes from Wellsville or Hornell

1 1/2 hours from Holiday Valley

2 hour drive from Buffalo, NY

Property Amenities


» Pets Allowed


» Stereo
» DVD Player
» Television

Property Features

» Washer/Dryer
» Ironing Board
» Hair Dryer
» Towels/Linens
» Heating


» Toaster
» Stove
» Microwave
» Refrigerator
» Coffee Maker

Featured Amenities

» Grill


» Screened Porch
» Deck/Patio (Uncovered)


Reservation Information

Rates from $125 per night
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