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5/2 Sugarbush Ski Home-VISA/MC Accepted! Come Ski!

Bedrooms 5
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

5/2, sleeps up to 15; Old farmhouse, Original features, On Route 100

NEW -- Wi-Fi!

Our large and lovely old 1880 two-story farmhouse is beautifully situated on 4 acres with a babbling brook and backs up to the Green Mountain National Forest. Easy access year around. Located on Route 100 just north of Hancock, a popular scenic route through Vermont.

It is certainly not fancy or deluxe, just plain/simple accommodations for a family to enjoy. We've left as many of the original features of the home as possible. But the home is very large, and with comfortable furnishings, it is a great place for families to get together all under one roof and enjoy a vacation.

Located in the heart of Ski Country just south of Granville--within 20 minutes of SugarBush, Killington, Middlebury SnoBowl. Also, ride-out to the VAST trails located across the road. Located right on Route 100 (some road noise), but easy access year round.

Golfing within 5 minutes, hiking, waterfalls, kayaking, rafting, swimming, ice skating, and lots and lots of beauty all around!

Fall Foliage is Gorgeous

Don't miss it!

High-Speed Wi-Fi Available.

Washer/dryer upstairs. Also, additional kitchenette--microwave, table/chairs, dishes, refrigerator.

Upstairs has lots of room for games/puzzles/books. We've set up an older game system (Super Nintendo) for the kids to play, with all G-rated games.

We are located on a main road, and the hill by our driveway is a cause for caution when pulling in and out. When departing, before pulling out onto the road, roll down your car window and listen for traffic sounds. Only pull out when you hear silence, as that is a signal it is clear. The cars travelling along that Route 100 can sometimes be going fast, and come up fast over the hill. Listening for cars is vital! We don't want any accidents, so take these precautions!

More Details

Bethany Mousadi, Owner/Manager
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 22, 2017

About Bethany Mousadi, Owner/Manager

We are the Mousadi Family of 5. We love skiing in Vermont! We found our vacation home, and fell in love with it immediatelly--from the babbling brook beside the home, to the wide-board hardwood floors, the spacious room, to the great location to sereral of the best skiing areas in Vermont! Fall foliage is beautiful, too! And the spring and summers bring beauty and delight!

Bethany Mousadi, Owner/Manager purchased this house in 2003

Why Bethany Mousadi, Owner/Manager chose Sugarbush, Mad River Glen

Being from Vermont, Bethany always was back visiting relatives throughout the years. After getting married and having children, Alex and Bethany wanted to not only visit Vermont to see family, but have a vacation home to feel comfortable in and enjoy vacationing in Vermont. This home fit the bill--and because they don't vacation full-time, they've made it available for others to enjoy!

What makes this house unique

The benefits of this home are that it is right in the heart of Vermont activities--from cross-country skiing nearby, golf courses, snow skiing, VAST snowmobile trails right out the front door, Ben & Jerry's ice cream and other tourist favorites to enjoy, are only a beginning. Then the home itself is right on Route 100, easy access year around. It is large and comfortable, great for families who want to stay in the same home--there is room for all with plenty of room to spare--it's great!


Hancock House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please review the Rental Agreement prior to making payment, and contact Owner with any questions you may have. Thank you!
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom Downstairs - toilet , combination tub/shower , Claw Foot Tub!
    Bathroom Upstairs - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 bathroom downstairs, with claw-foot tub/shower combo; 1 bathroom upstairs with tub/shower.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom #1 - 1 double , Downstairs
    Bedroom #2 - 2 twin/ single , Downstairs
    Bedroom #3 - 2 double , Upstairs
    Bonus Room - 1 queen , 1 double , Queen is Floor Futon
    Loft - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Upstairs
  • Be aware the mattress are older, and some may not be that comfortable. We are slowly working on getting them changed out to newer and more comfortable mattresses. If you have back problems, you will need to be aware of this issue.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
NEW -- High-speed wireless internet NOW available!!! (So happy :) Satellite TV/DVD/VCR in Family Room; Satellite TV in Living room. Send me an email or inquiry for special pricing prior to booking. The HomeAway Website charges "Service Fees" on top of Owner Rates if you make credit card payment through their website, that is NOT an Owner's Fee, but is a payment processing fee charged to guests.


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

5/2 Sugarbush Ski Home-VISA/MC Accepted! Come Ski!
average rating of 4.5882354 based on 17 reviews

Old country home charm

  • 4 of 5

It's not luxurious but well equipped and lots of room to have 2 families spread out. Close to both Killington and sugarbush.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pequannock, NJ, USA

Fun Time with Friends at Hancock Farmhouse

  • 5 of 5

This old farmhouse in Hancock was spacious and clean. It was not fancy or luxurious but it was perfect for our ski group with one non-skiing dog! There were plenty of beds, the showers had great pressure and plenty of hot water. Wifi was appreciated. TV's worked perfectly. Having two separate seating areas was a huge plus .... the "chatty" group sat in one area and the "tv watchers" sat in the other. Within 25 minutes of Killington. A very picturesque area; big red bard and field across the road. You can't beat the price for a holiday weekend accommodating so many people. As well, the owner is very responsive to calls/requests. I would definitely return in any season.

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Simple, but exactly what we were looking for in a ski house for a big group. 5 stars!

  • 5 of 5

The house is simple, but there are a lot (maybe 12 or so) beds and a big area for everyone to hangout, so it was perfect for a big group on a ski weekend. The kitchen has all the basics, but if you will need something specific, bring it. We cooked a big dinner for everyone and it went smoothly. Overall, we had a great time. Will definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It's good, We have enjoyed a lot during our stay

  • 4 of 5

It is a nice kitchen to cook with lot of utensils.

Kids have enjoyed a lot when we stay in the house to roam around inside and played and hide and seek. We have located the instruction book only on final day from kitchen, please have it in living room so that it will be visible to the visitor's

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Great location, lots of room!

  • 4 of 5

House is in a good location, great views of the mountains. Close to road but very quiet at night. Pictures of house seem to be a little dated. Some furniture and beds could use updating since some are pretty worn out. House was clean and had most items you would need to be comfortable.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Flagler Beach, Fl

Pleanty of space for everyone!

  • 5 of 5

I rented the farmhouse for a girls waterfall tour. The farmhouse was our home base as we toured around Vermont. The farmhouse is bigger than expected and we all had plenty of room. There was no problem sharing the 2 bathroom and we never ran out of hot water. There is an open concept living room / dinning room which is where we spent all of our time, however there is also another living room if someone wants to watch TV or read a book in peace and quiet. There isn't a lot of counter space in the kitchen, however we made good use of the table to prepare meals and set up our buffet. It was also nice to be able to sit and keep the cook company and help out when needed. We did use the fire pit in the back twice and it was so relaxing, roasting marshmallows and looking up at the stars. Please remember when renting this house that it is a farmhouse and part of it's charm are the original fixtures & decorations, like the claw foot tub & the wide plank floors in the down stairs.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Burlington, VT
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Down the Road
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
in Rochester - next town south
Nearest Motorway
Route 100 - Home is located right off
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
in Rochester - Cafes & Restaurants
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Car: necessary

Easy trip to SugarBush -- 15-20 minutes

Mad River Glen -- less than 30 minutes

Middlebury Snow Bowl -- 5-10 minutes

Killington -- less than 30 minutes.

Burlington Airport -- about 1 hour.

Great views - waterfalls nearby.

Located within just minutes from popular ski resorts - Middlebury Snow Bowl, Sugarbush, and Mad River Glen as well as Killington/Pico all within 20-30 minutes drive.

Within minutes you can engage in cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, hiking trails, bicycling, etc., in Green Mountain National Forest behind property. Ice Skating ring in Rutland (about 45 minutes away).

Located on Route 100 just north of Hancock. Popular tourist sites along Route 100 are Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream factory, covered bridges, museums, and many, many antique stores.

The area also features waterfalls, fishing, hunting, etc. In other words, a great vacationing area!

Other Activities: Golfing

Golf: Golf in Rochester & Golf near Killington - very well-maintained & beautiful locations!

Ski: Snowbowl - Budget Prices - Smaller in size, but run by the College with quality instructors.

SugarBush - Large & Popular - 20 minutes north - Ski School & Lots of Trails.

Killington - 25 minutes Southwest - Largest in Area - Tons of Trails - Most Popular in Area - Excellent Quality for the price!

Mad River Glen - 30 minutes north - Great & popular skiing!


Rates & Availability

Hancock House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Season
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Summer Season
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Fall Season
Sep 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Winter Holidays
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 7 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 9.0%

Send me an email or inquiry for special pricing prior to booking. The HomeAway Website charges "Service Fees" on top of Owner Rates if you make credit card payments through These are NOT Owner's fee, only a fee charged to guests who use their payment processing system.

PayPal accepted. Pay owner directly thru PayPal with MC/VISA (you don't need an account, you will be invoice, and can pay thru a secure website).

Winter Specials - $995.00/week or $750.00/weekend for parties up to 8 people (including children).
Winter Ski Season Rates - Rates for 8 or less - Over 8 in party, please inquire as to rates.
2 Night Minimum

Larger Parties require larger cleaning fee, please inquire.
Call to verify Rates & Availability, as they are subject to change.

We are pet-friendly if pets are clean, housebroken, flea-free and well-cleaned up after. Please ask first. Thank you!
Required fees: 9% VT Lodging tax-Security Deposit-Cleaning fee

Larger groups require larger cleaning fee. Cleaning fee will be refunded if home is left ALL cleaned up.

PLEASE Review the Rental Agreement before booking. The Rental Agreement give important information on our vacation home, and reviewing it will help you see if it is the vacation home that will fit your needs. We try to be very detailed in our description of our home, so guests will know what they are getting so they can be happy with their choice and have good memories.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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