In-Town Studio/Home Base- Explore the Berkshires / Tanglewood!
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- Minimum stay:Contact owner
- Pets allowed:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
This newly renovated studio apartment is right in the center of quaint Great Barrington. Walk the nearby Riverwalk or to shops, restaurants, movies and the Mahaiwe theater.
Ten minutes from Tanglewood, Stockbridge shops, Norman Rockwell museum, great hiking trails and skiing. The Berkshires are a summer theater mecca so enjoy the multiple live theater options or picnic on the lawn at Tanglewood Music Center to listen to the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Will arrange picnic baskets and chairs if requested.
Hike nearby Monument Mountain or nearby state parks with Appalachian trail sections. Lake Mansfield is close for swimming as are various state parks. Or ask for directions to local swimming holes at rivers or waterfalls.
Winter fun includes day and night snowboarding/skiing and tubing at Butternut Basin or Catamount, or cross-country skiing in local parks.
This lovely modern apartment is on the first floor of a private home, with a separate entrance and large screened-in porch for morning coffee or relaxing in the evening. Full kitchen and separate bath with shower. New convertible sofa sleeps two - just right for a couple. Cable TV and WiFi internet included. No land line.
Only a short walk from the NYC bus stop and the bus from the New York City train.
Keywords: studio, apartment, pied-a-terre
- On floor 1
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Limited Accessibility
- Pets Not Allowed
- Non Smoking Only
- Not Suitable For Children
Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathrooms
Kitchen & Dining
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Coffee Maker
- Parking Off Street
- Towels Provided
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Satellite / Cable
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fitness Center
- Mountain Biking
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
- Water Parks
- Horseback Riding
- Bird Watching
- Medical Services
- Massage Therapist
- Sight Seeing
- Scenic Drives
- Outlet Shopping
- Many great hikes, including sections of the Appalachian trail, canoeing, classical music including Tanglewood, summer home of the Boston Symphony orchestra, craft fairs, 3 professional summer theater companies, Jacob's Pillow Dance theater, Winter activities: skiing/snowboarding, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, tubing...moreless
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Sept 2012 - fall visitGuest comment entered by owner
Sept 2012 - fall visit
Thank you. We found your apartment clean, well equipped, private, and convenient to town. We will happily recommend 19 Pleasant St to our friends.
- Guest MaryBeth
- Date of stay 09/05/12
- Review Submitted 05/09/13
winter visitGuest comment entered by owner
We enjoyed our long weekend at your cozy mini apartment. We hiked, shopped and sight-seed all around the area. The pull out couch was surprisingly comfy!
- Guest Martha
- Date of stay 01/19/13
- Review Submitted 01/26/13
Tanglewood weekend visitGuest comment entered by owner
Tanglewood weekend visit
We enjoyed our stay very much. Everything clean, handy. Well-equipped kitchen. Pleasant, understated, tasteful decor, dishes. Loved the porch for "eating out." Very good rate for the type of accommodations. Nice little basket of welcoming coffee, tea, snacks. Fluffy towels, too!
- Guest Meredith and Jon
- Date of stay 08/24/12
- Review Submitted 08/28/12
May 24 through June 27: $125/night, $500/week, 2 night minimum June 28 - Sept 8, Oct 1 - 21: $150/night, $600/week, 2 night minimum October 22 - May 23: $100/night, $400/wk, 2 night minimum Deposit 50% of rental charges or $200 required to secure apartment No refund for cancellation within 7 days of arrival date Rates include taxes $40 cleaning fee for weekly or longer rentals
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Call the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
- Nearest Airport: Bradley Hartford/Springfield at 50 Miles
- Nearest Train: Grand Central Sta in NYC to Wassaic NY - at 40 Miles
- Nearest Ski: Butternut Basin at 5 Miles
Year Purchased: 2001
About the owner: Former New Yorker who wanted the country lifestyle for children who are now grown and gone. Love to walk to 'in town' activities, yoga class, restaurants and movies
Why the Owner Chose Great Barrington:
We chose the Berkshires because of their proximity to New York and Boston. The outdoor activities we enjoyed such as hiking and canoeing were readily available but also the sophisticated restaurants and summer theater the Berkshires are known for.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Comfortable home base for exploring the Berkshire Hills area. In-town home so you can walk to church or the Farmers Market on Sunday morning, go to indie movies, restaurants and cool coffee shop. Short drive to Butternut Basin or Catamount for skiiing, live theater, dance and traditional Tanglewood picnics in the summer. Stay for the annual Berkshire Film Festival in May or summer craft fairs. Tour historic mansions like Naumkeag, or the Mount, home of Elizabeth Wharton.
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Newly renovated studio apartment
Brand new sleep sofa
Enjoy your morning coffee here
local swimming hole
Enjoy breakfast or a glass of wine on the porch
The apartment includes this front porch
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Date last modified - Sunday, May 26, 2013