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A Sophisticated and Intimate New England Country House

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Last updated: 09/08/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Hidden Valley is a unique place. A sophisticated and intimate property overlooking a breathtaking nature preserve of the same name in the hills of Washington, Connecticut in Litchfield County.

Hidden Valley's rooms include an exquisite semi-attached guest room, with private entry, a king size bed, en-suite full bath and French windows facing the front terrace with far south-eastern view. Extensive library present at the premises. A master suite with sweeping valley views and private dressing room and thermal spa bath. Two additional rooms with shared bath and a children's third floor nursery/playroom with three beds. Décor and setting provide American comfort with European antique furnishings. The valley side of the house is surrounded by a flagstone terrace with seating over the full length, accessible by French doors across the entire side of the house. The end of the terrace includes a separate seating area and a heated dipping pool. Nestled between mature plantings is a children's play structure and zip wire.

Located within a few miles of the picturesque town center of Washington, the Mayflower Inn & Spa, 20 min. to Mohawk Ski Area, 5 min to New Preston and Lake Waramaug, Hidden Valley is the perfect location to enjoy multiple country and fine dining options, hiking, upscale shopping, exceptional antiquing, historic homes and gardens, and other outdoor activities nearby.

The house can be rented for more extended visits during the summer months and over the major holidays. For the rest of the year the house is available as a Bed and Breakfast or short term rental for family reunions or a romantic get-away.

Hidden Valley welcomes discerning guests who are hoping to find a private escape and comfortable lodging, 2 hours drive from New York City and an easy hour from Bradley International Airport in Hartford/Springfield. It is close to many boarding schools in the Litchfield Hills of Northwestern Connecticut.

Keywords: Dutch Colonial Country House,
Complete Privacy


Property Type

  • Estate
  • 4200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Included In Price

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Massage
  • Private Chef


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    No Cats, Small Dogs...moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Carrara Marble Tiling, Separate vanities, ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1 + small sink: toilet


  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Carrara Marble Tiling, large mirrors...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Carrara Marble Tiling, large mirrors...moreless

  • Carrara Marble tiles, large walled mirrors


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Flat screen TV's in all Bedrooms, Study and Kitchen...moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Overlooking Hidden Valley Reserve, part of the 4000 acre Nature reserve of Steep Rock....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove



  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Jetted Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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from 3 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 9 - Oct 31, 2015
2 night min stay
Winter/ Except Holiday's
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2016
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


House sleeps maximum 8 adults and 3-4 children.

Cleaning fee $ 150 after departure

UTILITIES: Weekend,Weekly Rental:Utilities included

Monthly Rental: Utilities,Pool, Lawn, Snow Care Maintenance not included

Monthly Estmate - 1,100-2,000

Maid Service Available $25/Hour, Catering available

Special Rates for Holiday Weekend's---- 3 Night Minimum-------- Please Contact Owner

50% with reservation

50% upon departure

all credit cards accepted, cheque

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Last updated: 09/08/2015
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45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bradley Airport, Hartford/Springfield
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
12 Miles
Nearest Golf
Fair Lawn, Harwinton
28 Miles
Nearest Train
Brewster, NY
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Community Table
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mohawk Ski Mountain

Car: Necessary

Mohawk Ski Mountain, 20 min., Hiking/biking in Steep Rock.


Owner info

The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast:
As Hidden Valley is on a hill and dead-end road, there is absolute peace and quiet with gorgeous views over Hidden Valley-Steep Rock Nature Reserve.Two wood burning fireplaces provide comfort and extra warmth during the winter. The wrap around flagstone terrace provides a unique setting for summer dining, lounging or entertaining.

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Speaks: english, french, german, dutch

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Hidden Valley CT B&B

    Hidden Valley CT B&B

  • Kitchen


  • Kitchen - Fall Foliage

    Kitchen - Fall Foliage

  • Dining room with seating for 12

    Dining room with seating for 12

  • Living Room with fire.

    Living Room with fire.

  • Red Guest Suite

    Red Guest Suite

  • Blue Master Suite

    Blue Master Suite

  • Green Room

    Green Room

  • Yellow Room

    Yellow Room

  • Terrace with southern views

    Terrace with southern views

  • Outside Dining Area

    Outside Dining Area

  • Lower Terrace with plunge pool.

    Lower Terrace with plunge pool.

  • Eat in Kitchen with direct access to terrace

    Eat in Kitchen with direct access to terrace

  • Breakfast


  • To the Terrace

    To the Terrace

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Living Room and Study

    Living Room and Study

  • Red Guest Suite kitchenette

    Red Guest Suite kitchenette

  • View Blue Master Suite

    View Blue Master Suite

  • Daybed Green Room

    Daybed Green Room

  • Nursery/Playroom


  • Hidden Valley view

    Hidden Valley view

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