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Off Deck

Off Deck Dining Area Living Room Outdoors Piano Bedroom Kick Back Bedroom Sitting Room Exterior of House Off Deck View from Inside

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Last updated: 04/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Stockbridge house description

A Warm, Inviting Home: There are countless ways to relax in this house. It's filled with books and music--not only an extensive collection of CDs, but also a Mason & Hamlin grand piano. The kitchen is fully stocked with pots, pans, dishes and silverware and begs you to cook in it, and the fireplace warms the winter months (in addition to an oil-burning heating system). Sun lovers will want to lie in the hammock on the deck. And for those times when you must be inside, there's a wireless broadband Internet connection. In the Center of Everything: Distance to Kripalu: 2.5 miles; To Bousquet Ski Area: 8.8 miles; To Butternut: 10.8 miles; To Tanglewood: 3.1 miles; To Stockbridge Bowl Town Beach: .8 miles. Dogs are welcome. The calendar shows availability and is kept up to date.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

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

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single

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          • Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Queen Size Futon...moreless

          • 1st Floor Master Bed & Bath: With full-size sleigh bed. There's another full bath (with a shower), and 2 additional bedrooms--one with a single bed and the other full-size. And then in the living room the futon pulls out into a queen-size bed....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Handicapped Accessible (may have limitations). Wireless high-speed Internet, fully stocked kitchen, pots, pans, cooking utensils and linens provided, washer/dryer, gas and charcoal grill (BBQ)....moreless

              Entertainment

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

                Really extensive....moreless

              • Television

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Restaurants
              • Museums

              Leisure Activities

              • Boating
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Antiquing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Sight Seeing
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping

              local services and businesses

              • Massage Therapist
              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center

              Location Type

              • Mountain View
              • Waterfront:

                Looking from the deck out at the beaver pond, no other houses are visible. ...moreless

              • Mountain
              • Waterfront

              sports and adventure activities

              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Racquetball
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Hiking
              • Swimming
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Rafting
              • Golf
              • Fishing
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Jet Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Mountain Biking
              • Skiing

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Covered Parking
                  • Wood Fireplace:

                    New fireplace insert, combining the best of fireplace romance with wood stove heating....moreless

                  • Wood Stove
                  • Heating
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Parking
                  • Internet
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Telephone
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Kitchen:

                    Very well equipped....moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Toaster
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Oven
                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Stove

                  Outside

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Barbecue
                  • Patio
                  • Wood Deck
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                   

                  Reviews

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                  • A Sweet Stay

                    A Sweet Stay

                    • Guest Kerry H.
                    • Date of stay 02/22/13
                    • Review Submitted 03/03/13
                    This is a wonderful rental. My husband and I took a long weekend in February here with our dog. It is a house with wonderful open living space; and this space is artfully furnished to provide plenty of room for solitude as well. We loved the grand piano and the varied book collection and cd's as well. It is tastefully decorated with comfortable couches and chairs, and lots of them. There is a wonderful view from all of the back windows and especially from a sitting area in the corner that provides a great place to drink morning coffee, read a book and contemplate. We didn't use the two extra bedrooms, but there is plenty of space for more than two here. It is in a very nice location, near Stockbridge Center and also Lee, Lenox and surrounding towns. So, the perfect spot to hunker down or use as a home base to take in all of the areas many attractions. The owner provided excellent customer service too! We'll come again!

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 0/0

                  • Great weekend get away!

                    Great weekend get away!

                    • Guest Murf (Boston)
                    • Date of stay 10/19/12
                    • Review Submitted 11/29/12
                    We loved the October weekend we spent at this comfy home. It was well maintained and located in a very quiet area. So relaxing!! We would definitely go again.

                    Recommended for: Romantic getaway, girls getaway, families with young children.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 0/0

                  • Very Relaxing Home

                    Very Relaxing Home

                    • Guest cmonki (Westchester, NY)
                    • Date of stay 10/11/12
                    • Review Submitted 10/24/12
                    A lovely place to stay. We stayed here for a long weekend in October and had a great time. House is clean and comfortable. Kitchen is well stocked with basically all you need. Dean is very eager to assist you on what you might need. Highly recommend this home.

                    Recommended for: Adventure seekers, age 55+, pet owners, romantic getaway, girls getaway, sightseeing, families with young children.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 0/0

                  • Peace and quiet.

                    Peace and quiet.

                    • Guest Pumpkin (Ronkonkoma, NY)
                    • Date of stay 09/22/12
                    • Review Submitted 09/29/12
                    My Husband and I wanted to get away for a couple of days. We lucked out when we found this location. The kitchen is well stocked the house was very neat and clean.We Barbequed our dinner. But there are loads of great restaurants in the area. It is close to town but still very secluded and quiet. We had a wonderful time, there are so many beautiful state parks close by. We visited Beartown State Forest and Natural Bridge State Forest. We were only there for 2 days but we had a really wonderful relaxing stay. My dogs also enjoyed the trip. Thanks again Dean!

                    Recommended for: Age 55+, pet owners, romantic getaway, sightseeing.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 0/0

                  • Fantastic!

                    Fantastic!

                    • Guest BostonFamily (Boston)
                    • Date of stay 09/02/11
                    • Review Submitted 09/11/11
                    My only fear in leaving a glowing review about this beautiful property is that you, dear reader, will snap it up some week when I would like to go back. But as a frequent vrbo-er, I believe great hosts must be rewarded with great reviews. The place was absolutely wonderful. A well-equipped kitchen, nice beds and furniture, and plenty of personal touches. Plenty of extra towels and good blankets and pillows. I could have spent the entire weekend planted on one of the comfortable couches, reading one of the hundreds of great books on the shelf in the living room -- and in fact I enjoyed three novels in three days! Don't stay inside your whole stay, however, because there is plenty to do outside as well. Monument Mountain is a great hike, and if you have little kids like we do, there are easier walks and a couple of playgrounds nearby. The back deck had a great view, and it was a nice peaceful place to enjoy dinner or read. I am not an educated bird watcher, but I can see how the place would be great for that. Oh, and my two year old LOVED the old fashioned dental chair in the living room. What a fun, offbeat touch. Thanks for a wonderful stay at your house!

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 2/2

                  • A great weekend getaway

                    A great weekend getaway

                    • Guest An Englishwoman in New York (New York, NY)
                    • Date of stay 10/23/10
                    • Review Submitted 11/04/10
                    We just went to this house for a long weekend with my parents and our 6-week old daughter. The house was perfect - one big room on the ground floor with plenty of room for our travel crib and easy access to the living room for midnight feeds etc, and two upstairs bedrooms for my parents to spread out and get away from the baby noise. The deck was gorgeous with a great view over the beaver pond, although a bit more outdoor furniture would have come in handy given the fair weather for October we did actually spend quite a bit of time out there. The kitchen was fantastically stocked, the owner clearly leaves extensive supplies which made cooking a lot easier (i.e. things like salt and oil) and the layout and large range oven made cooking for 5 very simple. It's in a great location just off the highway but well out of earshot/view of the traffic. I would definitely come again, we loved it!

                    Recommended for: Families with teenagers, girls getaway, sightseeing, families with young children.

                    Owner response: It was indeed a surprisingly warm October, which has traditionally come after the point when the outdoor furniture gets put away for the season. As the world gets warmer, I'll plan to leave out the deck chairs and all until the first snow!

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 4/4

                  • Family Weekend

                    Family Weekend

                    • Guest New Jersey Mom (Wyckoff, New Jersey USA)
                    • Date of stay 04/16/10
                    • Review Submitted 04/24/10
                    This was our first time renting from VRBO. We were five adults and three dogs staying at this house, and the weekend was great! The property is very nice with room in the back for the dogs to run a little. The photos do give a good idea of the scenic surroundings regarding the house. We did do a little bird-watching, and found a book on the bookshelves that helped us identify what we were looking at. This house offers a terrific music library as well asmany, many interesting books. We enjoyed the layout of the house; it is very airy, with a lot of natural light coming in. We found the house to be very clean, no complaints whatsoever. My pre-visit contacts with the owner were helpful, he answered all of our questions quickly via e-mail, and it made the whole process much easier for us as first-timers. The house is located very close to some cute towns, and that made for easy sightseeing. My family visited the Norman Rockwell Museum and enjoyed it very much. We also walked around Great Barrington, found a terrific cheese shop, and stopped off at the Brew House for dinner and their special Chocolate Cake. It was raining so we drove through Stockbridge but did not explore a lot on foot. We would definitely rent this house again, and recommend it for a quiet getaway.

                    Recommended for: Age 55+, pet owners, romantic getaway, girls getaway, sightseeing, people with disabilities.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 3/3

                   
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Base Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $275

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Pet Fee $0
                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                  • cleaning $90
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  Three-night minimum for holiday weekends.

                  Weekly rental: $1,375 for seven nights.

                  Jul-Aug ... $6000/month.

                  Jun, Sept-Oct, $3600/month.

                  Please inquire about monthly rates.

                  Cleaning fee: $90.


                  Cancellation policy:

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


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                  Last updated: 04/06/2014
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                  • Off Deck

                    Off Deck

                  • Living Room

                    Living Room

                  • Piano

                    Piano

                  • Kick Back

                    Kick Back

                  • Sitting Room

                    Sitting Room

                  • Off Deck

                    Off Deck

                  • Dining Area

                    Dining Area

                  • Outdoors

                    Outdoors

                  • Bedroom

                    Bedroom

                  • Bedroom

                    Bedroom

                  • Exterior of House

                    Exterior of House

                  • View from Inside

                    View from Inside

                  $275 per night (USD)
                  7

                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 7

                  View calendar: Updated 04/06/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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