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Beautiful, spacious and convenient 4 bedroom, 2 bath located 15 minutes from both Sugarbush and Mad River Glenn ski areas.(only 30 minutes from Stowe) Located on private 15 acre parcel 3 miles north (1/2 mile from Route 100) of Waitsfield shopping areas. Entry to home either via a private parking area adjacent to house (rear entry) or from a private parking area (up to 3 cars) adjacent to the patio area in the front. Entering through the rear entry you pass through a wide hallway/mud room. A great place to store skis and other equipment. On the right is a newly renovated bedroom with 2 twin beds (part of a daybed unit), sitting area and nook for desk) This bedroom has a separate private entry to the back lower deck that houses a 2 person hot tub. Continue down the hallway and pass a second large bedroom on your left (actually a bedroom suite with queen bed,+ queen sofa bed and loveseat) The bedroom is adjacent to a living room with a matching leather couch and oversized chair. The living room has a entertainment wall unit with HDTV, (Dish Network) bar and refrig) . A full bathroom is also located down this hallway (corner shower unit). At the end of the hallway on your right is a wide stairway which brings you to the spacious second floor. There is a nice open area that houses both a full kitchen (2 refrigerators, separate freezer, dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven, eat in counter for 3) and a dining room/entertainment area , (large screen HDTV,, stereo, DVD player, selection of musicCDs and board games) A dining room table (seating for 8) and full bathroom (4ft wide shower with seating) is also located in the center section of the upstairs level. At one end of the upper level through a set of french doors is the 4th bedroom. This is a long narrow bedroom (approx 8ftx25ft) There are two full size beds, on opposite ends of the bedroom . (A perfect room for older children) In the center of the room are a reading area with two leather seats and a table that holds a fax machine and printer) (WiFi throughout the guest house) At the other end of the upper level (through a second set of french doors - see pictures)l is a new bedroom suite (New queen bed on one end and leather couch and love seat on the opposite end (this new room measures 13ft x 25ft) A nice deck is accessed from this new addition. Here you will find a charcoal barbecue (charcoal provided) and two chairs. Lovely mountain views from the deck. (All views are east looking at Skrag Mountain)
The guest house measures over 1600 sq ft. It is ideal for two small families (3/4 per family) or for one larger family. A total of 2 Queen, 2 full (in one bedroom), 2 twins (in 4th bedroom) and a queen sofabed allows sleeping for 10. (in beds) Possibly sleeping for 12 if couches are utilized for sleeping. Please note a charge of 50 per night per person is added for all groups exceeding 8 people. The guest house is adjacent to a large cleared 5 acre parcel that is bordered by a lovely brook with waterfalls. The lot is hilly and provides excellent terrain for sledding during the winter. (we generally have plastic type sleds available) . A wonderful private area to be enjoyed by your family.
There are two buildings on the 15 acre property. The owner and spouse live in the larger building. They live separately (with a separate parking area) . The owner is generally available to provide helpful information, answer questions, and attend to any special needs or requests you may have.
OPTIONAL 6 BEDROOM OR 2 BEDROOM RENTALS
Owners will rent the lower level of the main house.(approx 900 sq ft 2 bedroom apartment (2 large bedrooms, living room, dining room, kitchen, bathroom and laundry with private entrance and parking) Additional cost of 150 per night during ski season, (200 per night during holiday season) and 120 per night at other times. Additional cleaning fee of 75. If all 6 bedrooms are rented (4 in guest house and 2 in main house, total cleaning fee is 225.
No pets or smoking allowed. Please do not ask for exceptions to this policy. We accept Itravex bookings all year. Please inquire with owner for Itravex availability.
*** Willing to do an possible exchange of property for other International locations in months of April, May, September, November. Our minimum needs are for 2-3 bedroom 1 bath (prefer 2) house, condo, coop or apartment.
Downstairs bedroom 1 - 2 twins beds part of daybed+
Downstairs bedroom 2 - new queen bed and queen sofa bed in adjoining living room.
Upstairs bedroom 3 - long narrow room 8x25) with 2 new full beds
Upstairs bedroom suite 4 -Large rm (13x25) one end bedroom with new queen bed and leather couch and love seat
Bathroom 1: toilet, shower
full smaller bathroom with corner shower unit...moreless
Bathroom 2: toilet, shower
upstairs bathroom with large 4ft shower w/seat...moreless
There are two full bathrooms. Downstairs bathroom has corner shower unit. Upstairs bathroom has larger 4ft shower unit....moreless
Dish Network.. This service provided to all HD flat screen tvs, one in each living room (one upstairs and one downstairs)
Videos of various TV series, concerts entertainers etc; & large selection of music cds
Dish Network included (2 flat screen HD TVs)
Free local and long distance phone (no international calls) Spotty cell phone access from the house)
WiFi internet. Fax and copy machine (no computer bring your own) on second floor...moreless
Separate living room with high def TV upstairs and downstairs...moreless
Local Activities Guide
Local Restaurant Guide
Please note only a couple of spots (outside) where cell phone service is actually available....moreless
room for 2 cars (parked front to back) if using rear entry. Or parking for 3 cars if entering via downstairs living room....moreless
Homeowner allows use of phone for all local and long distance calls within the United States. No charge. Spotty cell phone service from guest house. Verizon seems to be best bet if using cell....moreless
Christmas/New Years Dec 22 - Jan 1, 2015 3 night min stay
winter Jan 2 - Feb 12, 2015 3 night min stay
presidents holiday Feb 13 - Feb 21, 2015 3 night min stay
late winter Feb 22 - Mar 29, 2015 3 night min stay
spring/summer Mar 30 - Oct 4, 2015 3 night min stay
leaf changing Oct 5 - Oct 25, 2015 3 night min stay
fall - 2015 Oct 26 - Dec 6, 2015 3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
ADDITIONAL PEOPLE OVER 8$50 + tax
The rate for the last two weeks in December & Presidents 2/15-2/23 is 400 per night. & weekly rate is 2400 Preference for full week rentals during holiday periods.
All rates are for 8 guests in 4 bedroom option. ADDITIONAL GUEST OVER 8 WILL BE BILLED $50 PER NIGHT PER PERSON
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property located on 15 private acres bordered by brook., excellent property for hiking. portable (single) basketball hoop
Other Activities: Snowmobiling, Horseshoes, Wildlife Viewing, Rock Climbing, Basketball Court, Miniature golf, Biking, Snowboarding, Racquetball, Health/Beauty Spa
Year Purchased: 1997
About the owner: We purchased our property in 1997 after visiting the Mad River Valley for several years. We are constantly upgrading the guest house to make it more and more comfortable for our guests. We look forward to sharing our property with others and making new friends.
Why the Owner Chose Waitsfield: Private, spacious, beautiful setting and great location.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Location location location - Near several ski areas and local shopping. Also close to several key wedding destinations. (The Round Barn (5 miiels0 and the 1824 Inn) Easy access off of Route 100. Nice private setting with mountain views and adjacent to beautiful brook. Relatively close proximity to the ski areas without the hustle and bustle of staying on the mountain. Only 5 minutes from shopping areas.