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Lovely Apartment in Historic Mad River Valley Close to Skiing

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Last updated: 03/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Waitsfield house description

Located on a hill in Historic Waitsfield, within walking distance to the Von Trapp Farm and historic Skinner Barn, Joslin Gardens Suite is a completely private apartment on one of the Mad River Valley’s most distinctive estates. Its private entry features an expansive porch overlooking five acres of park-like landscaped gardens and grounds. Beautifully appointed with luxurious furnishings, with an eye toward comfort and Vermont charm, it includes a fully equipped kitchen, flat screen cable television and high speed wireless Internet access. Take advantage of year round recreational activities or simply sit back, enjoy the view and relax in the comfortable splendor of this new one bedroom mountain suite. You will revel in the country views from your windows, deck or hot tub.


Features: Queen bedroom plus sofabed (sleeps 4),
Bathroom includes tub/shower and walk in shower,
Private entrance with porch,
Fully equipped modern kitchen,
Radiant heat,
TV, DVD, VCR, wireless Internet access, local phone,
Hot tub with beautiful mountain views

Special Amenities: When you arrive, we will have your vacation home outfitted with quality soaps and shampoos . Bathrobes are available for your use.Don't forget to pack your bathing suit for the hot tub. Is this a special occasion? Please inquire about our shopping service. We can arrange to have food, flowers and other items stocked in the unit for you.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Flat screen TV...moreless

  • living room: 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    high chair available...moreless

  • New Queen mattress in bedroom, Cable TV, terry cloth bathrobes,

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom has full tub plus separate tiled shower stall. Towels and bathrooms included available for your use. We stock toilet paper, Kleenex, shampoo & conditioner, soap, and hair dryer....moreless

Other Amenities

  • please inquire We also have sleds and directions to the best sledding hill in town!...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Village:

    We are within walking distance of Waitsfield Village with quaint stores and restaurants...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Table and chairs for 4 plus an eating counter, seats 3...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiant heat in the floors, 3 zones (bedroom, bathroom and living room)...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Sheets and blankets. Extra foam layer for sofa bed....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels, hand towels and face cloths provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    drip coffee maker, filters supplied...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All necessary utensils, wine bottle opener...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Full set of dishes for 6, pots & Pans, cooking utensils, casserole dishes, wine glasses...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    washer & dryer, laundry detergent, dish soap, towels, spices, salt & pepper, dishes, glasses, pots & pans...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Full size oven...moreless

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Golf:

    Near Sugarbush Golf Club, open to the public...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    All equipment can be rented locally at Clear Water Sports, 1 mile from house. River is less than a mile from the house...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Available at Sugarbush Resort and Mad River Glen Resort, both less than 15 minutes from house...moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Available at Clear Water Sports, 1 mile from house, including tubing equipment....moreless

  • Wood Deck
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Ski Season
Jan 5 - Apr 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$100 $160
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$750
Autumn
Sep 11 - Nov 21, 2015
2 night min stay
$150 $160
Fri, Sat, Sun
Early Ski Season
Nov 28 - Dec 20, 2015
2 night min stay
$150
$750
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150 $160
Fri, Sat, Sun
$805 $2,250
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $40
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Holiday weekends require a 3 night minimum, July 4, Labor Day, Columbus day

Rates are higher at Xmas and Presidents week.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Burlington International Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Big Picture
42 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Kings St Dock Burlington, VT
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sugarbush Golf Club
12 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak Waterbury, VT
12 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-89
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Peasant Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Sugarbush Mountain
18 Miles
Nearest Beach
Waterbury Center State Park

Car: Necessary

The Mad River Valley is truly in the center of Vermont. Within an hour's driving distance one can be in Stowe, Killington, Middlebury or Burlington. Visit The Trapp Family Lodge, take a tour of Ben & Jerry's or the Shelbourne Museum. Visit spectacular Quechee Gorge, The Teddy Bear Factory, or The Northeast Kingdom. Sugarbush is 25 minutes from Norwich University for graduation and parents weekend. Make our home your vacation headquarters and discover why the Mad River Valley is known as The Heart and Soul of Vermont. An ideal setting and climate for bicycle enthusiasts, the Mad River Valley boasts miles of mountain bike trails for all ability levels and the roads throughout the valley provide some of the finest road cycling in the northeast. Mountain bike trail maps are available on the web. The Mad River and the brooks that feed it are home to brook, rainbow and brown trout. Book your holiday vacation rentals now!!

Other Activities: Ask about our midweek ski and stay packages

 

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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Relax after a hard day skiing.

    Relax after a hard day skiing.

  • Relax and Enjoy the View

    Relax and Enjoy the View

  • Lovely Private Suite on Estate

    Lovely Private Suite on Estate

  • Modern Kitchen

    Modern Kitchen

  • Dining&Living Area

    Dining&Living Area

  • Waitsfield historic covered bridge, just a short walk from the property

    Waitsfield historic covered bridge, just a short walk from the property

  • Center of the localvore movement! Fantastic restaurants,farmers market nearby

    Center of the localvore movement! Fantastic restaurants,farmers market nearby

  • Views From Your Porch

    Views From Your Porch

  • More Cows,just a short walk

    More Cows,just a short walk

  • Oct 2014 near Joslin Hill

    Oct 2014 near Joslin Hill

  • Fall Garden

    Fall Garden

  • View from hot tub

    View from hot tub

  • Winter Wonderland

    Winter Wonderland

  • Master Bedroom - Queen Size Bed

    Master Bedroom - Queen Size Bed

  • Stroll past the Von Trapp farm, stop in and buy some cheese or eggs, close by

    Stroll past the Von Trapp farm, stop in and buy some cheese or eggs, close by

  • Perfect wedding location! very close to Skinner&Round Barns, 5 min from 1824Inn

    Perfect wedding location! very close to Skinner&Round Barns, 5 min from 1824Inn

  • Take a hike, visit the farms nearby

    Take a hike, visit the farms nearby

  • Lovely Gardens

    Lovely Gardens

  • Friendly cow at VonTrapp farm

    Friendly cow at VonTrapp farm

  • Foliage walk 2014

    Foliage walk 2014

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Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    27
Owner
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/02/2015
Email owner

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