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Charming Cottage, Near Beautiful Lake Buel, Child and Pet Friendly

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Last updated: 11/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Great Barrington cottage description

The year-round cottage is comfortably furnished, and has cotton bed linens and down comforters, and a fully equipped kitchen. The fireplace is cozy when the weather is cool, and the screened porch is comfortable for relaxing and dining in summer.

Located just a block down a country dirt private lane from beautiful Lake Buel with its shared swimming and boating beach, 5 minutes from Ski Butternut, 10 minutes from the town of Great Barrington with its fine restaurants and shopping, 20 minutes from Tanglewood Music Festival, the Norman Rockwell Museum, The Berkshire Botanical Gardens, the quaint towns of Stockbridge and Lenox, and Catamont Ski Area, and 30 minutes from Jacobs Pillow Dance Theater. The Applachian Trail, with great hiking and snowshoeing, is 1/4 mile away. Bikes are rented in Great Barrington.

Ski Details: Ski Butternut Ski Area
About 5 minutes from cottage
Now has snow making on all runs

Catamount Ski Area
20 minutes from cottage

Jiminy Peak Ski Area
Hancock, MA
About 45 minutes from cottage

My favorite local restaurants: PIZZA
Baba Louies
286 Main St., Great Barrington
Everyones favorite. Gourmet pizza, salads, pasta. Reasonable prices.

50 Stockbridge Rd./ Rte 7, Great Barrington
Great Mexican, moderate prices.

Cafe Adam
325 Stockbridge Rd./ Rte 7, Great Barrington
$15.00 gourmet dinners.

Thornwood Inn
Junction Rtes 7 and 183, Great Barrington
Reaaly great chicken pot pie, hamburgers, fish and chips etc.

The Old Inn On The Green
Rte 57, New Marlborough
Romantic, candlelight dining, incredible food. For a special occasion.


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Children Welcome:

                Crib, small child feeding chair, toys and childrens books available...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Ask that pets are not allowed on beds...moreless

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


              • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib


              • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single


              • Crib available upon request. Skylight in every bedroom. Large thread count new cotton bed linens, down comforters or Crispina wool blanket. NEW! WIRELESS INTERNET SERVIVC NOW AVAILBLE....moreless

              Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: shower


              • Bathroom 2: shower


              • custom tiles, antique sinks, modern showers. Extra large new towels.

              Other Amenities

                  • New linens and towels, down comforters or Crispina woolen blankets, local phone service. No TV reception or cell phone reception at cottage, but some DVDs included. Bring some or rent your favorites nearby. Cell phone reception in nearby Great Barrington. Condiments in kitchen....moreless


                  • Books For Adults
                  • Books For Kids
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Music Library
                  • Radio
                  • Stereo
                  • Television:

                    Because of our location we are not able to obtain cable or satellite reception. TV for DVD use only....moreless

                  • Video Library:

                    Small, limited...moreless


                  • Adventure
                  • Family


                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Forests
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                  • Lake
                  • Rural

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Skiing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing


                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people


                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Broadband Access:


                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Firewood
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Shampoo
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Telephone:

                    No long distance service but it can be accessed with a phone card....moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet:


                  • Wood Fireplace


                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Modern kitchen with dishwasher, washer and dryer, icemaker, microwave. ...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Two door, freezer on bottom, water filter....moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Beach Towels
                  • Boat Dock
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Screen Porch / Veranda

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional


                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 16 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Nov 14 - May 13, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $200 $225
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,250 $4,000
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $225 $225
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,450 $5,100
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Cleaning fee $85
                      • Taxes Not included


                      Cleaning Fee $85

                      Cancellation policy:

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

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                      Last updated: 11/06/2014
                      Check availability
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                      Car: Necessary

                      The Berkshires abounds in numerous cultural and outdoor activities. The world famous Tangewood Music Center featuring the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Jacobs Pillow Dance Center, the Norman Rockwell Museum, The Edith Wharton House, and numerous other museums are within a twenty minute drive. The Berkshire area also has many fine local theater groups, and a wonderful selection of fine restaurants. Skiing, hiking, swimming, fishing, biking, golfing are nearby and the area has many beautiful state parks.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2004

                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english



                      • Cottage in spring

                        Cottage in spring

                      • Living room with fireplace

                        Living room with fireplace

                      • Dining area

                        Dining area

                      • Master bedroom with queen sized bed

                        Master bedroom with queen sized bed

                      • Bedroom with single bed

                        Bedroom with single bed

                      • Screened porch

                        Screened porch

                      • Private shared beach and boat dock

                        Private shared beach and boat dock

                      • Additional sitting area

                        Additional sitting area

                      • Guest bedroom with queen sized bed

                        Guest bedroom with queen sized bed

                      • Bedroom with single bed

                        Bedroom with single bed

                      • First floor bathroom with shower

                        First floor bathroom with shower

                      VRBO #282171

                      There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                      This listing was first published here in 2007.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                      $200 - $225 per night (USD)

                      4 Bedroom / 0 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 11/06/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Member since: 2007
                      Speaks: english
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                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/06/2014
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