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Pristine Victorian: Short Walk to Lake or Town! Book Summer 2018

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10

This sparkling, 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 theater 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.

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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
December 21, 2017


Great Barrington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Town
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , main floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , upstairs
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , upstairs
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , ground floor
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , full futon
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , full futon
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Sand Box
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
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 a Wii and Netflix on-demand services. Catering, personal food shopping, babysitting, massage, and spa treatments can all be arranged.


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Pristine Victorian: Short Walk to Lake or Town! Book Summer 2018
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews

This house has everything you could possibly need!

  • 5 of 5

From top to bottom, this house looks and feels brand new. We stayed here for a small family reunion and were all so impressed with everything this home had to offer. There were plenty of towels, dishes, silverware, pots and pans - everything we could possibly need for entertaining. The bedrooms provided everyone with plenty of privacy and nobody had to wait for a bathroom. This house is located close to town, but the only time we really left was to go for a walk or play whiffle ball down at the park. The kitchen was well stocked and the table fit all of us perfectly. As beautiful as the pictures look online, they do not do this house justice. We made our reservation with Kim and she was very accommodating and answered all of our emails immediately. We felt comfortable and welcome and enjoyed our stay immensely. We can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2014
  • Stayed: October 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review! I was surprised to see it 6 months after your visit. I guess it's a testament to how memories live on! Glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again.
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Rockford Michigan

Home rental review

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic home! We rented it for a get together with my daughters and their families. We had 4 children that were 3 and under. We found gates for the stairway and lots of fun toys! The upstairs was perfect for all of them. The bathrooms were gorgeous, plenty of towels. My husband and I had a large master suite that was great as well. The kitchen and dining area were perfect and the family room area was cozy and had a gas fireplace. Kim was fantastic to work with and provided lots of info and was patient with my endless emails. We enjoyed the neighborhood and loved the area. Short walk to the charming town. Loved our stay!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2013
  • Stayed: October 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brooklyn, NY

Great mini-ski getaway

  • 5 of 5

We rented the house thru Kim whow was a pleasure to deal with and answered all my questions very quickly. The house is perfect if you want to go skiing (butternut is less than 5mins), want to spend time in Great Barrington (walkable but driving is easier and plenty of parking) or just want to hang out with friends. The house fit 10 of us with no problems. The dining table was perfect and we used it all wknd long not just for dinner, but to play games on as well. We had a mini fire outside just to get a change of scenery and we enjoyed the gas fireplace as well. We used the kitchen a lot and with the grocery store right down the street it was easy to make whatever we wanted.

The house looks like it has been remodeled recently with beautiful bathrooms. The living room was a little small but once again, with the large dining table there was plenty of seats available.

Would def rent this house again

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2011
  • Stayed: March 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Seema! So glad you enjoyed your ski getaway! I just wanted to comment that the walk is a lot easier and more pleasant in the summer when parking in town is also less plentiful!
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Boston, MA

Great place and great location

  • 5 of 5

I rented this place with a group of friends for the weekend in September 2010 and it was the perfect accommodation for us. The house was very clean and had plenty of room for our group of 10. It looked exactly like the pictures online. The location was ideal. We walked down to town on Saturday and enjoyed browsing the shops after we had breakfast at a cute local spot. On our walk back to the house we came upon a farmer's market at the train station parking lot and picked up lots of fresh veggies for our dinner that night. Our group was in town to participate in the Josh Billings Runaground (a relay kayakathon) on Sunday so we didn't have a lot of time to explore all that was available, but it seemed like there was plenty to do if you enjoy the outdoors. The owner Kim was always very prompt in her response to my questions. We all decided we'd definitely want to come back for another weekend soon!

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2011
  • Stayed: September 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Long Island, NY

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

Four couples rented this house in Oct. It was very very clean and comfortable. The kitchen was beautiful and the bathrooms were all new and gorgeous! The owner of the property was very responsive when we called with a minor problem. There was a huge dining table that fit all eight of us! The living room was a little tight. It was comfortable, though and had a great gas wood stove that was very cozy. The house had big beautiful windows and was filled with light. It was a half block from a beautiful lake. We hiked and shopped and the guys even golfed. It was a perfect home base to all of our fall activities. We only ate out one night because the house was so comfortable to cook and eat in! We will definately be going back!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2010
  • Stayed: October 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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This property, located at 121 Hollenbeck, in Great Barrington, on 'The Hill' is just a short walk to the end of the block where you will find yourself in lovely Lake Mansfield Park - home to the sweetest sandy beach with lifeguard, picnic tables, and a playground in the Berkshires! Great Barrington is known for its galleries, fine restaurants, local farm stand - just a 5 min. walk, shopping, movies, live theater, food shopping (Guidos the Co-op and now a super Big Y) and upscale fine dining... Just 20 minutes from Lenox : home to Tanglewood, Shakespeare & Co, and other fine galleries, dining, and shops, and only 15 mins. to Stockbridge. In winter, skate on the frozen pond and enjoy ski Butternut - only 8 minutes from this lovely property! This house is right in the middle of it all.

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Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, snowboarding, rock climbing, racquetball, miniature golf, basketball court, wildlife viewing, spa, hot air ballooning


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $175

Peak summer & Holidays: $2,750 a week; $1,600 weekend rate for up to 4 nights
Summer: $2750/ week or $10000/ Month
longer stays are available please inquire for rates and details

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund