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Short Walk to Lake or Town! Book summer 2017 now!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 180 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

This sparkling, brand-new, Victorian home is available year round for your next summer, fall foliage, or ski vacation. A gorgeous wraparound porch, that has seasonal views of Lake Mansfield, is perfect for dining al fresco or just taking in the local color. You are a quick walk into downtown Great Barrington which is home to scores of delightful restaurants, shops, galleries, and theatre venues. Great Barrington is just two-and-one-half hours from New York City and Boston. This lovely home is only a short 5 minute drive to Ski Butternut and only 20 minute drive to Catamount ski resort.

There is a ground floor master with queen bedroom/bathroom suite; upstairs there is a large bedroom with two twin beds, and two more bedrooms each with a queen sized bed. One of these queen bedrooms has its own attached bathroom and another small sleeping area with a full futon bed. A total of five bedrooms, this home can easily accommodate up to ten people. Perfect for a large family, vacationing couples, or multiple families vacationing together.

The interior is bright and beautiful with an open floor plan, brand new kitchen, all hardwood floors, a gas heating stove, central heating and AC, and wiring for cable tv and high-speed internet.

Catering, personal food shopping, babysitting, massage, and spa treatments can all be arranged.

NOTE: Please contact me directly. Do not use on-line booking. Thanks!

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
April 13, 2017

Amenities

Great Barrington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3.5
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) pack and play, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
Notes:
This delightful home, which is brand new, is located just one block away from Lake Mansfield Park and just a short walk and you are in the center of Great Barrington.

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Short Walk to Lake or Town! Book summer 2017 now!
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
Brooklyn
5

Beautiful Property, Beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

This is a great house for a big family gathering. So comfortable, perfectly furnished, very child friendly and GREAT location - walk to the lake! We felt so at home here. BBQ and porch were wonderful. We are so appreciative of our week and hope to return next year. I've stayed in a lot of rental homes and this was the best by far! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review. It was my pleasure to have you and I hope you return!
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India
5

Great house in a great town

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed this house. It's a great location in a very nice neighborhood. The swimming area at the lake is a short walk, has lifeguards and is perfect for younger kids. Well furnished, spacious kitchen, good quality furnishings and linens, very nice baths. Great Barrington is a wonderful town in a very beautiful part of the world, and there is so much to do within an hour's drive. This was our second summer renting from the owner (we stayed at her other house a couple blocks away last year) and she is great to work with.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit to the Berkshires (again!) and that the house worked so well for you. You and your family were a pleasure and I hope to have you again!
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SF Bay Area, CA
5

Perfect for family reunions

  • 5 of 5

We have thoroughly enjoyed our one-week stays at this lovely home during the past 5 summers. The house is perfect for our multi-generational family reunions. The location could not be better to enjoy Lake Mansfield (with its beach, lifeguards and beach toys), downtown Great Barrington, farmer's markets, and nearby cultural events. The house is always clean and comfortable, and the owner is simply delightful to deal with. My only concern about posting this review is that it will become more difficult for us to book our summertime week! :-)

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tarzana, California
5

Family Bonding!

  • 5 of 5

We had an incredible two week stay at this charming, fully-equipped home in Great Barrington! The house is walking distance to the town and just a short block to the lake. My husband and I hosted our son and daughter-in-law, and our other son and his girlfriend. They biked, hiked, swam, and took advantage of all of the cultural offerings in the area. We enjoyed the proximity of Lenox and Williamstown, and we also enjoyed just relaxing at the house.

The barbeque was wonderful, and we all took turns using the organic produce from the nearby markets to make very tasty meals. We hope to come back in the future with even more family members in tow! The owner is gracious, and the descriptions are accurate. Enjoy!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lincoln RI
5

Reunion destination

  • 5 of 5

This lovely home was perfect for the annual reunion of a group of "old friends" that travel from FL,RI,CT, MA, CT, MD, and NY. Plenty of space for 8 women. There were no unpleasant surprises upon arrival. The property is well maintained and was clean when we arrived. Kitchen provided everything needed for cooking "in" and most importantly enough bathrooms to get us out the door before 11 AM! Located in a neighborhood in Great Barrington, perfect for an after dinner walk. A great location with plenty to see and do within a short walk or drive.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Seasonal Ice Skating on Lake Mansfield, during frozen winter months. Ski Butternut is just 5 mins. drive and Catamount Ski Resort is only 20 mins. drive.

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Rates & Availability

Great Barrington House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
summer
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
6 night minimum stay
$450
$3,000
$10,000
 
 
school year
Sep 5 2017 - Jun 30 2018
180 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$400
$2,750
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $175
Pet Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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