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Acorn Ridge *Post & Beam *Foliage *Hike *Swim *Ski * Wedding Families *Reunions

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Last updated: 09/11/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

*Very large, bright, and open floor plan with gorgeous exposed wood. Built by a famous timberframer. Comfortable and private. Great open space for groups to gather and ample room to get away or spread out. Can seat 14 for meals.

*Great for family groups and couples, wedding groups, ladies' weekends, reunions, and for just relaxing in a beautiful natural setting, and just minutes to restaurants, shops, cinema, etc.

*4 bedrooms in main house (2.5 baths) and 2 in the new garage (full bath).

*In three seasons, enjoy the wrap-around porch, patio, pergola, and large lawn areas.

*Incredible grounds, with huge pond for kayaking and swimming and 32 acres of trails and streams to explore. Endless options for kids.

*All amenities. Minutes to restaurants, shops, food, Sugarbush and Mad River Glen ski areas (~7 miles). Separate garage unit has full bath, queen sleeper sofa (top quality) and 5 beds in upper room. Many comfortable seating areas, great views, gas fireplace, radiant floor heating, and fully-equipped kitchen. In summer, limitless options in the area: hiking, biking, swimming, kayaking, fishing, etc. In winter: skating, XC and downhill skiing, sledding, snowshoeing, etc. Relax on the deck overlooking the pond or on the sunny wrap-around patio overlooking the property and the next mountain ridge. Loaded with books, games, puzzles, DVDs. 3 hours from Boston, 5 from NYC. Pets with approval. Baby equipped upon request (porta crib, high chair,etc.).
*Other attractions: outdoor summer games, horsehoe pits, bocce, croquet set, badminton set with net, hammocks, wiffle ball, etc.

Winter: sleds, snowshoes, several pairs XC skis. Store your skis/equipment in new garage.

Indoor games:
Multi-table: 1/4 sized pool table, air hockey, full sized Foosball table and 1/4 sized ping pong table in garage.

Board games: Monopoly, Trivial Pursuit, Cranium, Clever Endeavor, Clue, Pictionary, Chess/checkers, Dao, Scrabble, Risk, Headbands, UNO, Huggermugger, card games, assorted puzzles from 100-1000 pieces.

Books, DVDs and VCR tapes for kids and adults.

Guest guides: Full guest guides available at the house with local activities including spas, restaurants, museums, ski, golf etc. Information for surrounding communities and Burlington and Montpelier including museums and other attractions available in binders.

Gift basket including local Vermont products awaits all guests--wine, pancake mix, syrup, cookies, and more.

Local maps are available inside the house and hiking guides and maps are available to borrow.

Baby items available are: porta crib, high chair, swing, stroller, bed rail, booster chair and stroller.

Holiday items: home is lighted for winter holidays; Christmas tree stand, candlesticks, table linens etc suitable for Hannukah and Christmas. House lightly decorated for all holidays.

Holiday Extras: Enjoy a wonderful Christmas or winter break in Vermont. Relax in front of the fire. Outdoor sports galore are available within minutes from sledding, ice skating and cross country skiing and snowshoeing at the house to downhill skiing at Sugarbush and Mad River Glen which are just minutes away. There are tons of things to do in the area from fine dining at local restaurants, shopping and once in a lifetime things like sleigh rides to make your vacation special.

Holiday items are available ranging from a Christmas tree stand to holiday colored linens suitable for Christmas and Hannukah. A pine tree in front of the house is strung with lights and ready to be plugged in.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14

  • BR#1: MBR : 1 queen

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  • BR#2: 3 twin/ single

    Bunks + twin...moreless

  • BR#3 (faces valley): 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    Flex: King or Twins...moreless

  • BR#4 (faces pond): 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    Flex: King or Twins...moreless

  • Sunny master bedroom w/ full bath overlooks valley and next mountain range. Bunk-room is accessed through the MBR has a bunk bed plus a twin bed. The valley bedroom has beds that can be set up as a king or 2 twin beds; this room has a loft that is NOT to be used for sleeping. The 4th bedroom looks out over the pond and has a either a King or 2 twin beds. These rooms share a separate full bath. The new garage also has 2 bedrooms: a high quality queen-sized sofa bed and full bath on the main level and 5 twin beds (2 custom built-in bunk beds and a fifth bed). It also has a small fridge, coffeepot and microwave....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Main floor bath: toilet

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  • Outdoor shower: outdoor shower

    Hot & cold water...moreless

  • Barn: Full Bath : toilet, shower

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  • Tiled baths all have radiant heat in floors and the upstairs full baths have skylights for abundant natural light. The master bath has tumbled marble floors, a pedestal sink, shower, full-length mirror and built-in shelves for toiletries and towels. The other full bath is completely tiled with a black and white motif, tub, sink and toilet with built-in shelves for toiletries and towels. The half bath on the main floor has a cabinet style sink with wooden countertop and toilet and is adjacent to the laundry room with a full-sized washing machine and dryer. Also furnished with an ironing board and iron, shoeshine kit, sewing basket and other nice-to-have items in this room. The barn bathroom has tumbled marble tile floors, shower enclosure, and pedestal sink. The seasonal outdoor shower is enclosed and has hot and cold water, plus hooks for clothing--great for showering after swimming in the pond or hiking!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Fully stocked with linens, glassware & dishes for 16. Dining table seats 8; additional cherry table seats 8 more with 2 benches and wooden chairs. Multiple seating areas include a sun-room with gas fireplace, 2 couches, 2 ottomans, 2 chairs and coffee table; adjacent seating area with love-seat and chairs, game table and bookcases filled with toys, books and games. TV room has DVD/VCR, comfy couch and chair with ottoman. New cottage has queen sleeper sofa, full bath, and 2 bunk beds, pool/ping-pong/Foosball table and TV. Enjoy the outdoors on the large stone patio and cedar deck. Coffee tables, picnic table, wrought iron table with chairs and benches galore. Hammock and fire-pit near pond, stone tables, log benches. Five kayaks, bikes, and assorted sports gear available for gentle use. Enjoy the views, swim, kayak & skate on pond or just relax....moreless

Entertainment

  • Air Hockey
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Village
  • Water View

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
  • Snorkeling
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Raft
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall 2016
Sep 1 - Nov 1, 2016
2 night min stay
$375 $375
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,500

Changeover Day: Friday


Rates are based on 5 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Winter 2017
Dec 1 - Apr 19, 2017
3 night min stay
$450 $625
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$4,000

Changeover Day: Friday


Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Summer 2017
Jun 1 - Sep 13, 2017
3 night min stay
$500 $625
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$4,000

Changeover Day: Friday


Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Fall 2017
Sep 14 - Nov 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$400 $400
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$3,250

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$400
$2,800

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning (varies) $175
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Pet Fee $25 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Vacation/Holiday periods $800/night. Possible mid-week and last minute discounts. This property is very nicely situated and appointed and is furnished like a home, not a rental property. All towels and linens included. Summer rentals: weekly rentals preferred. Shorter rentals have a higher nightly rate.

E-mail for firm quote. Posted prices assume family groups with children. Larger groups/longer stays require higher cleaning fee. Rates higher for holidays/vacation periods. Email for last minute offers. Property is reserved only upon receipt of signed lease + 50% payment. Balance due 60 days before rental. Refunds will be made, less a $250 fee, if we are able to fill the cancelled period.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 09/11/2016
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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Burlington, VT, 40 minutes
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Many
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Lake Champlain
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sugarbush
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many
7.5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Sugarbush (2 mountains) and Mad River

Car: Necessary

*Beautiful and spacious: open floor plan. 6 bedrooms: 4 in main house and 2 in the new garage.

*This home is secluded on 32 acres with huge pond.

*Outdoor activities are steps away right on the property: swimming, kayaking, hiking, biking, walking, x-country skiing. Hammocks by the pond.

*Minutes to restaurants, shopping, movies in Waitsfield and Warren villages and to skiing at Sugarbush and Mad River Glen. Fish, walk, kayak, or swim nearby on the scenic Mad River. Farmer's market, antiques, shopping, movies, and great restaurants are minutes away. Long Trail and countless other hikes and scenic walks. Museums in Montpelier and Burlington. Lots here for everyone to enjoy!

 

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Photos

  • View of the main house, firepit, kayaks

    View of the main house, firepit, kayaks

  • Porch and and sunroom facing east

    Porch and and sunroom facing east

  • Stone entrance and patio

    Stone entrance and patio

  • View from west across the huge pond

    View from west across the huge pond

  • Seating area in main house

    Seating area in main house

  • View of Dining room with post & beam detail

    View of Dining room with post & beam detail

  • Tranquil master bedroom overlooks mountains

    Tranquil master bedroom overlooks mountains

  • Pond bedroom with king or 2 twins -- overlooks pond

    Pond bedroom with king or 2 twins -- overlooks pond

  • Stone Patio and Pergola, facing pond

    Stone Patio and Pergola, facing pond

  • Stone Patio and one deck facing pond

    Stone Patio and one deck facing pond

  • Garage Great Room - 5 beds

    Garage Great Room - 5 beds

  • Barn with full bath, queen,

    Barn with full bath, queen,

  • Wraparound porch and gardens

    Wraparound porch and gardens

  • Bright Dining Room w/ mountain and garden views; 2d table seats 12+ easily

    Bright Dining Room w/ mountain and garden views; 2d table seats 12+ easily

  • Covered Porch, Gardens, Views

    Covered Porch, Gardens, Views

  • Comfortable sunroom has great seating & gas stove

    Comfortable sunroom has great seating & gas stove

  • Full kitchen with gas stove

    Full kitchen with gas stove

  • Loft bedroom with twins or king --looks over mountains

    Loft bedroom with twins or king --looks over mountains

  • Deck overlooking patio and pond

    Deck overlooking patio and pond

  • Kids on the Pond

    Kids on the Pond

  • Queen sofabed in garage (full bath)

    Queen sofabed in garage (full bath)

  • 7-Foot Custom Bunk Beds

    7-Foot Custom Bunk Beds

  • Main House w/ 4 BR 2.5 Baths

    Main House w/ 4 BR 2.5 Baths

VRBO #220285

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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Acorn Ridge *Post & Beam *Foliage *Hike *Swim *Ski * Wedding families *Reunions

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