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Lakefront Log Cabin, Perfect Vacation Home for Winter Fun!

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Last updated: 11/12/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Wilmington cabin description

Lakefront log home, nestled in the woods. Charming cabin built in 1924 but modernized to make it an all season retreat. Peace and quiet abound in this pristine environment, but it is just a few short minutes to the Mount Snow resort area. Skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, sleigh rides, snowmobile tours, snow shoeing and ice fishing are all available within minutes or right out the back door. Lake Raponda is four miles from downtown Wilmington, a quaint New England village with a large variety of restaurants, shops, art galleries, and lively nightlife including a variety of dining options. Or dine in and just watch the fire in the stone fireplace. This home is suitable for couples, families, family reunions. Get away in time and space.
Winter season rental still available and the best value.

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Suitability

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

      Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

      Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

      Other Amenities

          • Lakefront porch, Dock, Canoes, Log Cabin Charm, Antique Estey Parlor Organ, Upright Piano, Large selection of books and games, Linens available...moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • Games
          • Piano
          • Radio
          • Stereo

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Romantic

          Attractions

          • Autumn Foliage
          • Churches
          • Coin Laundry
          • Festivals
          • Forests
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Playground
          • Pond
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Bowling Center
          • Horseback Riding
          • Miniature Golf
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Sledding
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Lake:

            The cabin is located directly on Lake Raponda, a mile long lake. ...moreless

          • Lakefront:

            The house sits directly on the lake. Seating on porch has an exceptional view of the lake. There is a small dock to swim from, sun or launch canoe....moreless

          • Mountain:

            Wilmington is located in the Green Mountains of Vermont. ...moreless

          • Rural:

            Hiking trails are available from the cabin and in the area....moreless

          • Ski-Out:

            Cross country skiing trails accessible....moreless

          • Waterfront:

            The cabin is located directly on the lake and has a dock and lake side fire pit....moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Hiking
          • Hunting
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Ice Skating
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Mountaineering
          • Sailing
          • Ski Privileges Optional
          • Skiing
          • Snowboarding
          • Snowmobiling
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Water Skiing
          • Water Tubing
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

              • Dining Area

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Fireplace
              • Garage:

                Two car garage for boat trailer or small cars...moreless

              • Gas Fireplace
              • Heating
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking On Street
              • Telephone
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Stove

              Kitchen

              • Blender
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Freezer
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Beach Chairs
              • Boat Dock
              • Boat With Paddles
              • Canoe
              • Deck / Patio:

                Overlooking lake!...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Walkway To Water
              • Wood Deck
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.8
              from 15 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Winter Ski Season
              Dec 1 - Mar 31, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $400
              $1,650 $4,000
              Summer
              May 31 - Sep 5, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $400
              $1,650 $4,000
              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $300 $325
              Fri, Sat
              $1,600 $3,900
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Property Damage Protection $49
              • cleaning $150
              • Pet Fee $50
              • Tax Rate 10%

              Notes:

              $200 price reduction for each additional month rental. Book now for the best availability.


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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              Last updated: 11/12/2014
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              Location

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              62 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Albany, New York
              3.9 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Downtown Wilmington
              5.6 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Haystack Golf Club
              17 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Brattleboro, Vermont
              16 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Interstate 91
              3.9 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Downtown Wilmington
              9.8 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Mount Snow
              0.5 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Public Beach on Lake Raponda

              Car: Necessary

              Snow shoeing, Ice Fishing

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1969

              About the owner: This is a family home that we have enjoyed since 1968. We have loved spending winters skiing here and summers swimming in the lake. It is often used for family reunions with members coming from as far away as California. We have just begun sharing the wonderful peace of our home with renters. I am a retired school teacher who lives nearby and manages the property for my family.

              Why the Owner Chose Wilmington:
              The proximity to the metropolitan areas in the northeast make for easy access to this property. The local community of Wilmington, Vermont is friendly and has a wide variety of activities and amenities. Lake Raponda is a charming and peaceful spot. A place to enjoy nature, a truly Vermont experience. Ducks, Otters, Beavers, Kingfishers, Loons and Great Blue Herons are among the wildlife viewed from the lakeside porch. There is a variety of outdoor activities right outside the door, including swimming, hiking and ice skating in winter.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
              The living room of the cabin offers an antique Estey organ and an upright piano that you can enjoy playing and singing along to. Our cabin on the lake, is the place we come to in order to unplug from all the stresses of life. We have had family reunions here for 40 years, and a three weddings too! Our favorite pastime is just sitting on the porch and watching all the activity on the lake after a nice brisk hike along the nearby trails. In the evening we enjoy being together as a family playing a variety of board games and puzzles, which are available at the cabin.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english, spanish, mandarin

               

              Photos

              • Lakeside view from the porch

                Lakeside view from the porch

              • View of lake from porch

                View of lake from porch

              • Entryway from road side parking.

                Entryway from road side parking.

              • Lake looking north from the dock.

                Lake looking north from the dock.

              • Porch from lake side.   There is an excellent view of the lake from the porch.

                Porch from lake side. There is an excellent view of the lake from the porch.

              • kitchen dining area.  Table expands to seat 10.

                kitchen dining area. Table expands to seat 10.

              • Living room, upright piano and antique Estey parlor organ

                Living room, upright piano and antique Estey parlor organ

              • Bed room, with crib

                Bed room, with crib

              • Orange bunk room

                Orange bunk room

              • The full bath.  Claw foot shower tub is to the right.

                The full bath. Claw foot shower tub is to the right.

              • Foliage view from Hogback, a short hike away.

                Foliage view from Hogback, a short hike away.

              • The woodshed with wood trolley!

                The woodshed with wood trolley!

              • View of cabin from the lake.

                View of cabin from the lake.

              • Lake looking south from the dock.

                Lake looking south from the dock.

              • Kitchen view

                Kitchen view

              • Living room, stone fireplace.

                Living room, stone fireplace.

              • Bedroom with Queen bed.

                Bedroom with Queen bed.

              • Blue bunk room

                Blue bunk room

              • Two car garage for parking and roadside parking.

                Two car garage for parking and roadside parking.

              • Photo of the south side of the cabin from the road

                Photo of the south side of the cabin from the road

              • Fall walkway from the road.

                Fall walkway from the road.

              • Ducks are daily visitors in the summer.

                Ducks are daily visitors in the summer.

              VRBO #69094

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              This listing was first published here in 2005.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, November 12, 2014

              $300 - $400 per night (USD)
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              4 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 11/12/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Member since: 2005
              Speaks: english, spanish, mandarin
              • Response time: Within 24 hours
              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 11/12/2014
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              (802) 380-5463

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