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Last updated: 09/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

A home for every season. This charming home away from home is a wonderful place for family, friends and romance. Imagine a vacation that offers fun no matter what the season. You can be as active or as relaxed as you would like. There are a wide array of activities that are close to the house, so you don't have to spend your vacation traveling from place to place--because before you know it, you'll be there!

Norman Rockwell Museum and Edith Wharton's house-15 minutes, skiing-15 minutes, miniature golf-5 minutes, grocery shopping-10 minutes, mountain climbing-15 minutes, Historic Stockbridge and Lenox(home of Tanglewood) 20 minutes, Outlets in Lee-20 minutes, Dance, Theatre-25 minutes, Walking Tours-10 minutes, Botanical Garden-20 minutes, Restaurants-10 minutes, Waterfall-12 minutes, Antiquing-3 minutes, Fishing-5 minutes.


A home for every season. This charming home away from home is a wonderful place for family, friends and romance. Imagine a vacation that offers fun no matter what the season. You can be as active or as relaxed as you would like. There are so many activities that are close to the house, so you don't have to spend your vacation traveling from place to place--- because before you know it, you'll be there!

Imagine deciding to go on a picnic and knowing that you can sit by a great watering hole or you can listen to the Boston symphony at nearby Tanglewood in Lenox. If biking is more up your alley, the terrain offers routes for experienced & novice riders alike. Monument Mountain offers a terrific hike up the mountain, go fishing, or walk down a great trail to Bish Bash Falls to see an amazing waterfall and swim in the cool, clean water. There are two major summer theaters that offer shows for children and for adults, with meet the artist gatherings after some of the shows-If you prefer.

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Owner

Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 09/02/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Car Available

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 or older...moreless

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

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  • Living Room: 1 queen

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  • There are 3 bedrooms. Two of the rooms are the same size. The third on is smaller and it does have a double bed in it. The couch in the living room opens up to a queen bed. The two larger bedrooms can fit cribs if needed....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • We have created a booklet that Welcomes You to the house. We go room by room to help you find what you need. In the back of that book are a list of activities in the area. You will also find name of restaurants in the area and their phone numbers. This is a way for you to easily find your way around the area and the house so that you feel right at home. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    We have a TV that enables you to watch DVDs or Videos or play games...moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    On premises, not shared...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance:

    Only in the US...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    We have lots!...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Mobile Phone
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    On premises, not shared...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Seasoned wood provided...moreless

  • Fax

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$300
$1,800 $4,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $0
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Weekly rate:1250-1750, weekday rates 225-275, weekend rates 500-825

Christmas and New Years week $1500

Summer time weekly rate: $1500.00 Fourth of July week: $!550-1750


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Calendar

Last updated: 09/02/2016
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Location

3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Taconic Parkway
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beach

Car: Necessary

Winter Months: Skiing at either Catamount (Egremont) or Butternut (Great Barrington), 15 minutes, Museums-Stockbridge, Lenox, Pittsfield, Hiking-Monument Mountain(Great Barrington) Meditation/Yoga-Kripalu(Lenox).

Spring, Summer & Fall: Hiking, golfing, tennis, biking, fishing, museums, antiquing, wine tastings, outlets, magnificent falls, throughout Great Barrington, Stockbridge, Lee, Sheffield, Lenox, Pittsfield.

Summer: The Berkshire region is known for Tanglewood (Lenox) a place to hear the Boston Symphony, Jazz, and special performances throughout the summer. Shakespeare and Company (Lenox), Berkshire Theatre Festival (Stockbridge) and Jacobs Pillow (Otis) are also wonderful attractions.

Art shows throughout the year at galleries in Lenox, West Stockbridge, Sheffield and Great Barrington.

Other Activities: tag sales, auctions, yoga, meditation

 

Owner info


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 09/02/2016

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Photos

  • The Front of the House

    The Front of the House

  • Kitchen Leading to Laundry Room

    Kitchen Leading to Laundry Room

  • Living Room into Dining Room

    Living Room into Dining Room

  • Dining room leading to Upstairs

    Dining room leading to Upstairs

  • Second Bedroom

    Second Bedroom

  • Upstairs Bathroom

    Upstairs Bathroom

  • Kitchen-pine wood floors

    Kitchen-pine wood floors

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Third Bedroom

    Third Bedroom

  • Porch

    Porch

VRBO #196382

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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Gateway To The Berkshires

Sheffield, MA, USA #211271ha

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