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Cozy, secluded and affordable!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

Description

Jamaica House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8, with children)

This contemporary design, cozy house sits high up in the woods on 10 acres off Pikes Falls Road between Stratton and Jamaica. It's a great location - just 3 miles from the sweet little town of Jamaica and just 4 miles from Stratton's Sunbowl access road. The kitchen has been totally renovated with granite countertops, new cabinets, etc. Close to skiing, hiking, Jamaica State Park, shopping (e.g - a great country store in Jamaica, lots of outlets in nearby Manchester), great restaurants, or just sit by the wood stove and enjoy the peaceful, secluded setting with a great view! The winter bonus is the great sledding (sleds provided!) and hiking or snowshoeing right outside your door! (Note: property is high up a beautiful country road, 4WD is usually essential in the winter.) It's a peaceful, beautiful setting to watch the snow fall, or be at the slopes in a few minutes. In the summer enjoy hiking, golfing, fishing and more nearby, including in Jamaica State Park which is just 3 miles away. A beautiful, natural swimming hole and waterfall at Pikes Falls is just a couple of miles away.

The small house has three bedrooms - 2 with adjacent baths, and an additional bedroom with 2 sets of bunk beds. The bunk room is small and great for kids, but too small for 4 adults.

This house has character and most renters want to come back - try our affordable rates and see for yourself!

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More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Maggie Groff
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2016
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About Maggie Groff

We have owned this home for over 30 years and have had great times there - terrific for families!

Maggie Groff purchased this house in 1984

Why Maggie Groff chose Stratton Mountain Area

Jamaica is a GREAT location! Near Stratton, but avoiding the on-the-mountain crowds and cookie-cutter approach; easy drive to great restaurants and shopping; beautiful location. Calm, peaceful, secluded but accessible location.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Cozy, secluded and affordable!
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

We LOVE this place, right by Stratton Sun Bowl!

  • 5 of 5

This is a GREAT cabin in the woods...We had two families (4 adults, 3 kids) up for a long weekend of skiing and winter fun and had a blast..the photos do not do it justice...much better and bigger in person..the house is the perfect winter mountain retreat in a greatt location a short drive (3 miles) to the the town of Jamaica (general store, restaurants, shops) and the Stratton Sun Bowl (the back way 6 miles bypassing all the traffic). The owner Maggie is great and the house is filled with everything you need in the kitchen plus a bunch of sleds (we had a blast on the driveway). We are definitely renting this house again next time. Thanks Maggie!

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bartow, Florida
5

COZY MOUNTAIN IN THE WOODS...VERY COMFORTABLE

  • 5 of 5

We are just finishing up our ONE MONTH stay at this property and it has been AWESOME! We are only a couple so only needed one bedroom. The house is furnished with everything you need to be comfortable. We loved the woodsy location...it is very private! A nice deck is a great place to enjoy the beautiful FALL. The owner, Maggie, was very helpful! We will definitely try to stay here again if we get the opportunity to visit Vermont!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baltimore, MD
5

Wow!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here! The house is so unique and charming with its location, wood stove, brick floors and comfortable family layout. It’s nicely decorated and the new kitchen made cooking family meals so easy. Maggie also made sure we had everything we needed (from kitchen supplies to linens to firewood.) The pictures don't do this gem justice. It was perfect for our family of four and my kids can't wait to go back. They loved exploring the woods around the house and peeking in the sap buckets. The location was convenient to Stratton and yet felt very private. Maggie was great to work with and handling the details was very easy. We’ll be back. Thanks so much Maggie!

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy Stratton Stay

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent time at this cozy Jamaica rental. It is very close to Stratton Mountain (just a few miles) and the house was in excellent shape. We especially enjoyed to the wood stove- it warmed the entire house quickly and created a very welcoming atmosphere. Great Price as well! Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Tranquil, Secluded, Affordable Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is our perfect spot. We spent a month in this comfortable, secluded home. It met all our needs which are tranquility, accessibility to hiking, cultural events and a comfortable place to nest and rest. This home provides all thr joys of being in nature along with the comforts of home. Although there is access to TV and internet, we had little need of them. The house is reflects the warmth of the owners. We highly recommend this well maintained property.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Secluded Tranquil, Affordable Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is our perfect spot. We spent a month in this comfortable, secluded home. It met our needs which are tranquility, accessibility to hiking, cultural events and a comfortable place to nest and rest. This home provides all the joys of being in nature along with the comforts of home. Although there is TV access and internet access we had little need of them. The house reflects the warmth of the owners.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Stratton Mountain
Nearest Ski
4 Miles
Stratton Mountain
Car: necessary

4 Miles to Stratton Sunbowl Access Rd.

Other Activities: Skiing, Wildlife Viewing, Snowboarding, Health/Beauty Spa, Shopping, Kayaking

Golf: Stratton Golf Course

Ski: Stratton, Bromley, Mt Snow

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Rates & Availability

Jamaica House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Holiday
Dec 16 2016 - Jan 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
MLK Weekend
Jan 13 2017 - Jan 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$750
Flat fee
 
 
President's weekend
Feb 17 2017 - Feb 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$750
Flat fee
 
 
Summer
May 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$850
$1,800
 
 
Fall
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning fee $75
Tax Rate 9.0%

Final rates will be confirmed when booking is discussed and contract sent. Deposit amount to hold the reservation may vary.

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Amenities

Jamaica House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • One bathroom with tub/shower combination; one bathroom with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • 2 rooms with queen size beds, 2 sets of bunk beds in the 3rd bedroom, which is also the TV room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • tennis

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