Luxury Airbnb Experience Upgrades That Will Surprise and Delight You – Hudson Valley Travel with Alluvion Vacations

Luxury Airbnb Experience Upgrades That Will Surprise and Delight You – Hudson Valley Travel with Alluvion Vacations

Understanding exactly what you’re going to get when you choose Alluvion Vacations’ Airbnb Experience Luxury Upgrade options is important if you want to maximize your stay. We offer three different Luxury Upgrade Options, which may seem like an overload and confusion – but don’t worry! Each option is specifically selected by our experts to ensure your vacation experience will be just what you need it to be. Whether it’s a special occasion, an instagramable moment, or the relaxation and pampering that you’re looking for, we have the right Airbnb experience upgrade waiting for you! Luxury Airbnb Experience Upgrades That Will […]

Connect with Nature and Unwind at the Hawks Nest Cabin Overlooking Delaware River

Connect with Nature and Unwind at the Hawks Nest Cabin Overlooking Delaware River

Connect with Nature and Unwind at the Hawks Nest Cabin Overlooking Delaware River – Airbnb Review by Photographer Maxwell Alexander Just recently I had an opportunity to stay at the amazing Hawk’s Nest Cabin in Port Jervis and really felt like it was a life-changing experience that everyone has to try one day. We all know that travel is one thing that helps us escape the misery of daily routines and recharges our capacity for enthusiasm, but this time it felt like a whole next level just because of the inspiring natural setting that the cabin is surrounded by. Not […]

Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Alluvion Media – Airbnb Cabin in the Catskill Mountains – Home for Rent – Vacation Rental – Cabin for Rent – Vacation Rental Management – Photoshoot and Film Locations

Welcome to Ridge Haven – a Cozy Airbnb Cabin in the Catskill Mountains

Welcome to Ridge Haven – a Cozy Airbnb Cabin in the Catskill Mountains – Presented by ALLUVION MEDIA One enters Ridge Haven via a winding gravel driveway that leads to a private escape. This 5-acre wooded retreat is heavily forested and amongst the elements, best to come with a 4-wheel drive in the winter months! The home has a comfortable open layout where the fully stocked kitchen flows into the dining and living areas to allow for maximum relaxation and ease of usage. Sit at the breakfast bar, listen to music on the Sonos sound system, and recharge in this […]

Apsley Hill Farm's Rustic Treehouse with a Claw Tub – Airbnb Review by Photographer Maxwell Alexander – Presented by ALLUVION MEDIA – The Best Airbnb Photography in the Hudson Valley, Catskills, NYC, and Hamptons

Apsley Hill Farm’s Rustic Treehouse with a Claw Tub – Airbnb Review by Photographer Maxwell Alexander

Apsley Hill Farm, near Rhinebeck, New York, has everything you’d want from a weekend getaway or your next Airbnb experience. Located in the Hudson Valley, the property offers both beauty and glamping comfort. In addition to the Treehouse, the farm itself contains a modern converted barn/farmhouse, a converted carriage house, an outdoor area with hammocks, fire pits, and stunning views of the countryside—all surrounded by trees and greenery galore! Photographer Maxwell Alexander took some pictures of the property’s offerings (scroll down for the photo gallery)and wrote this Airbnb review of the Apsley Hill Farm Airbnb listing… Apsley Hill Farm’s Rustic […]

Discover a Cozy Modern Rustic Cabin With Stunning Views of the Catskill Mountains

Discover a Cozy Modern Rustic Cabin With Stunning Views of the Catskill Mountains

If you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and re-connect with nature, The Modern Catskills Cabin in New York is the perfect place to do it. Featuring beautiful woodwork and cabin-inspired decor, this relaxing Catskill Mountains home offers access to the spectacular views of the surrounding hillsides as well as a living space that’s both spacious and inviting. If you’re searching for the ideal vacation spot or a quiet weekend getaway, this one’s for you! Check out the photo gallery by Alluvion Media below! Discover a Cozy Modern Rustic Airbnb Cabin With Stunning Views of the […]

Spend a Weekend in a Charming Tiny Cottage on a Farm in the Hudson Valley – Airbnb Review by Photographer Maxwell Alexander / Alluvion Media

Spend a Weekend in a Charming Tiny Cottage on a Farm in the Hudson Valley

The Hudson Valley, with its breathtaking views of the Catskill Mountains and lush farmland to the west, and endless miles of sandy beaches on the Atlantic Ocean to the east, remains one of the Top Airbnb destinations in the country. With so many amazing options available, it can be hard to decide where to stay when you go on your next getaway to this beautiful part of the world. Read on to discover the tiny cottage tucked away on a farm just a few minutes away from Rhinebeck, NY. Spend a Weekend in a Charming Tiny Cottage on a Farm […]

Discover Chic Modern Rustic Airbnb Cabin by the Stony Clove Creek in Catskills – Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander / ALLUVION MEDIA

Discover Chic Modern Rustic Airbnb Cabin by the Stony Clove Creek in Catskills

Discover Chic Modern Rustic Airbnb Cabin by the Stony Clove Creek in Catskills – Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander / ALLUVION MEDIA This gorgeous little Catskills cabin is nestled along Stony Clove Creek minutes up a bucolic country road from the town of Phoenicia and Hunter. The cabin affords private access to the stream for dipping, fishing, and easy access to all that the Catskills has to offer. Come inside and enjoy the high-speed wifi, luxury furnishings, thoughtful amenities, Smart TV, board games, and more! Discover Chic Modern Rustic Airbnb Cabin by the Stony Clove Creek in Catskills – Airbnb […]

Exclusive Interview with Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer Leyla Cadabal – by Dino Alexander, Contributing Editor – Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Studios)

Exclusive Interview with Hudson Valley Photographer Leyla Cadabal

Exclusive Interview with Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer Leyla Cadabal – by Dino Alexander, Contributing Editor – Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Studios) Dino Alexander: Wow! Thank you for the opportunity to shed the light on you and your amazing work, Leyla! Please tell our readers a little bit about yourself.  Leyla Cadabal: I was born and raised in the Hudson Valley. I attended SUNY New Paltz, earned a teaching degree, and taught elementary school for a few years after I graduated. My husband and I met right out of high school, we were married in 2002 and now live […]

Welcome to the Stunning Log Cabin with a Hot Tub, Mountain Views and just Minutes Away from Windham – Presented by Alluvion Vacations – Photography by ALLUVION MEDIA

Welcome to the Stunning Log Cabin with a Hot Tub, Mountain Views and just Minutes Away from Windham

Chalet LaRosa is a gorgeous new 2,450 sq ft cabin just minutes from Windham Mountain & the area’s best attractions! Set on the scenic Durham Scenic Byway, this 4BR, 3BA retreat includes a large work loft and a full game/bar area with spectacular views of the Catskills. With decor and materials sourced from dozens of local shops and antique collectors, LaRosa offers an authentic Catskills experience and a rare amenity package. Come experience the Chalet for yourself! Welcome to the Stunning Airbnb Log Cabin with a Hot Tub, Mountain Views and just Minutes Away from Windham – Presented by Alluvion […]

Airbnb Photography in the Hudson Valley and Catskills: Meet Alluvion Media

Airbnb Photography in the Hudson Valley and Catskills: Meet Alluvion Media

Have you ever booked an Airbnb and wondered why the photos looked dingy, blurry, crooked, and all wacky? That’s because most Airbnb hosts use their own (cheap) camera to take the photos, or worse, they just use their (Android) phones. It doesn’t matter how clean or well-designed your space is if the pictures are taken poorly, so Alluvion Media set out to help make Airbnb photography better with our professional world-class expert team of Hudson Valley lifestyle and hospitality photographers who can capture your spaces in the best possible light all around Upstate, NY region, plus Long Island and NYC. […]

Discover the Magical Airbnb Cottage Surrounded by Leafy Garden in Woodstock, NY – Airbnb Photography Tour by Maxwell Alexander / ALLUVION MEDIA

Discover the Magical Airbnb Cottage Surrounded by Leafy Garden in Woodstock, NY

Relax by the Fire Pit and Discover the Magical Airbnb Cottage Surrounded by Leafy Garden in Woodstock, NY – Airbnb Photo Tour by Maxwell Alexander / ALLUVION MEDIA Recently renovated space with hand-crafted touches, the Stardust Suite is a creative nook inspired by both our journey of love here and the beautiful surrounds of the stunning Catskill Mountain ranges steeped in the region’s rich history of music, art, and natural connection. Discover the Magical Airbnb Cottage Surrounded by Leafy Garden in Woodstock, NY – Airbnb Photography Tour by Maxwell Alexander / ALLUVION MEDIA Only a 5-minute drive to the quaint […]

Backpacking in the Hudson Valley: Don’t Forget to Bring a Natural Bug Repellent

Natural bug repellent is important for any outdoor adventurer, but it’s especially crucial to bring along on backpacking trips in the Hudson Valley and Catskills. Unlike DEET and Picaridin repellents, natural bug repellents won’t harm the environment or leave you feeling sticky and smelling like chemicals, so you can still enjoy long days of hiking without worrying about annoying bugs flying into your face all day long. With a few simple ingredients from your kitchen, you can make your own natural bug repellent that will last all day long – read on how to do it yourself! Backpacking in the […]

How to Make Your Catskills Airbnb Rental or Vacation Rental Stand Out from the Rest – Airbnb Managment Tips Presented by ALLUVION VACATIONS – Hudson Valley's Premiere Vacation Rental Management Company

How to Make Your Catskills Airbnb Rental or Vacation Rental Stand Out from the Rest

What makes your Catskills Airbnb rental or Hudson Valley vacation rental different from the rest? Is it the spectacular views? The unique layout and decor? The proximity to some of the area’s best restaurants, shops, and attractions? If you can focus on making your home the best it can be, you’ll put yourself ahead of your competition in no time. In this guide, we’ll help you learn how to make your Catskills Airbnb rental or Hudson Valley vacation rental stand out from the rest by making it feel like home! How to Make Your Catskills Airbnb Rental or Vacation Rental […]

The Best Weekend Getaway in the Hudson Valley and Catskills

The Best Weekend Getaway in the Hudson Valley and Catskills

The Hudson Valley and Catskills regions in New York offer an abundance of historical sites, outdoor adventures, and unique shopping experiences, all within easy reach of the city. If you’re looking to spend the weekend in this beautiful region, here are some of our top recommendations of things to do in the Hudson Valley & Catskills: Stay at historic Bed & Breakfast near Tannersville Have an Airbnb experience in Saugerties Stay at VRBO in Highland Falls Where to stay AirBnB or VRBO/HomeAway? : If you’re planning a weekend getaway, it’s hard to beat a stay at a nearby home. They […]

When to Hire an Airbnb Photographer – Presented by Alluvion Media – The Best Airbnb Photographers in the Hudson Valley, Westchester, and Catskills

When to Hire an Airbnb Photographer

Maxwell Alexander, Creative Director, lead Photographer at the Alluvion Media, and a Superhost himself has been taking photos for over 15 years and specializes in the Hudson Valley/Catskills area. Recently, Maxwell was asked by an Airbnb host if it’s really necessary to hire a photographer to take pictures of their space on Airbnb or can they do it themselves. Here’s how Maxwell responded: I hear this question from people all the time when I’m out photographing properties and I usually answer with ‘yes and no’ because each situation is different… When to Hire an Airbnb Photographer – Presented by Alluvion […]

Roundout Reservoir in Catskill Mountains – Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander

Roundout Reservoir in the Catskill Mountains – Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander

It was a rainy/foggy and even snowy (up in the mountains) day and I had to shoot a property in Napanoch, NY. Before I got to Catskills, I had to drive over the Gunks (Shawangunk Ridge) near Ellenville, and that was pretty intense because the rain switched to a snowstorm and a thick fog, so I was hardly navigating through the winding mountain roads. Roundout Reservoir in the Catskill Mountains – Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander – Nature Photography – Canvas Photo Prints – Presented by DA Aromatherapy Natural Repellents After my photoshoot, I clicked on a different route (there […]

8 Rustic Fixer-Upper Home Decor Ideas from Hudson Valley Thrift and Antique Shops

8 Rustic Fixer-Upper Home Decor Ideas from Hudson Valley Thrift and Antique Shops

The Hudson Valley has no shortage of beautiful, historic homes that have seen better days—but with some work and a little elbow grease, they can be restored to their former glory. Hudson Valley from Newburgh, NY to Hudson, NY, is known as one of the nation’s best sources of antique furniture and home decor, thanks to local thrift shops and antique shops you can find some real gems if you look hard enough! Here are eight rustic fixer-upper home decor ideas from Hudson Valley thrift shops that will add character to any space in your home. 1) Old doors Since […]

Hunting for The Best Burgers, Beer, and Fries in the Catskill Mountains – Courtyard Bar and Restaurant Review

You don’t have to travel to Manhattan or wait until the weekend to get your fill of burgers, beer, and fries – the Courtyard Restaurant in Roscoe, NY serves all three up every day of the week! The Courtyard has been dishing out these delicious staples since its grand opening in 2011, and it’s been steadily growing in popularity ever since. If you’re curious about what makes the Courtyard so special, check out this photo review! Hunting for The Best Burgers, Beer, and Fries in Roscoe, NY – Courtyard Restaurant and Bar Review – Travel Adventures with Maxwell Alexander The […]

Brand New Stunning Light-filled Airbnb Rental in Woodstock, NY – Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander / Duncan Avenue Studios

Brand New Stunning Light-filled Airbnb Rental in Woodstock, NY – Catskills, Hudson Valley

Any season is a magical season in the Hudson Valley, and especially legendary Woodstock, NY – one of the best places to enjoy nature in the Catskill Mountains. Enjoy the photo tour of the brand new Airbnb Listing in the Village of Woodstock. Brand New Stunning Light-filled Airbnb Rental in Woodstock, NY – Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander / Duncan Avenue Studios During fall and winter, enjoy the changing seasons from your own private patio, complete with barbecue grill, hot tub, and fire pit (note that outdoor dining furniture is put away during these seasons), as well as outdoor string […]

Hudson Valley Hiking Adventures with Maxwell Alexander: Why You Should Hike for Health

Hudson Valley Hiking Adventures with Maxwell Alexander: Why You Should Hike for Health

Hiking can be extremely beneficial to your health in many ways, from reducing your stress levels to improving your cardiovascular health to helping you manage your weight by burning off extra calories. As an avid hiker, explorer, and certified elite fitness trainer and bodybuilding coach, I’ve personally experienced how hiking can change your life, so I’m excited to tell you all about my favorite pastime and some of the great things it can do for you! And if you are looking to get peace of mind and a piece of my hiking adventures, check out the Hudson Valley Style Shop […]

Unplugged: How a Nature Getaway Can Improve Your Mental Health – Wellness 101 with Certified Fitness Trainer, Certified Bodybuilding Coach, and Certified Sports Nutrition Coach Maxwell Alexander – Getaway House in Western Catskills

Unplugged: How a Nature Getaway Can Improve Your Mental Health

Modern life often means a lot of noise, traffic, and distractions, all of which can interfere with mental health and quality of life. If you’re looking to get away from it all, but don’t have the funds or time to go on an expensive vacation, you can still find solitude in nature. The benefits of unplugging—which include getting away from your phone, the Internet, and other gadgets—can help you achieve peace of mind and feel better about yourself. Here are five reasons to take an unplugged vacation in nature this summer. Unplugged: How a Nature Getaway Can Improve Your Mental […]