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Perfect Ski House - Affordable/Spacious/Convenient 4bed/2bath

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Last updated: 03/21/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

4Bedroom 2 bath sleeps 8-10 - Optional 2 Bedroom or 6 Bedroom Setup

Beautiful, spacious and convenient 4 bedroom, 2 bath located 15 minutes from both Sugarbush and Mad River Glenn ski areas.(only 30 minutes from Stowe) Located on private 15 acre parcel 3 miles north (1/2 mile from Route 100) of Waitsfield shopping areas. Entry to home either via a private parking area adjacent to house (rear entry) or from a private parking area (up to 3 cars) adjacent to the patio area in the front. Entering through the rear entry you pass through a wide hallway/mud room. A great place to store skis and other equipment. On the right is a newly renovated bedroom with twin beds. This bedroom has a separate private entry to the back lower patio that houses a 2 person hot tub. Continue down the hallway and pass a second large bedroom on your left (actually a bedroom suite with queen bed, + (separated by a wall with openings on two sides) an adjacent living room area with queen sofa bed and matching loveseat. . The living room has a entertainment wall unit with HDTV, (Dish Network) and wet bar) . This bedroom/living room suite measures 14x30ft. A full bathroom is also located off the hallway area.
At the end of the hallway on your right is a wide stairway which brings you to the spacious second floor. There is a nice open area where you will find both a full kitchen (Refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, blender etc and eat in counter for 3) and a dining room/entertainment area , (large screen HDTV,, stereo, DVD player, selection of musicCDs and board games) A dining room table (seating for 8) and full bathroom (4ft wide shower with seating) is also located in the center section of the upstairs level.
At one end of the upper level through a set of french doors is the first of two upstairs bedrooms.. This is a long narrow bedroom (approx 8ftx25ft) There are two full size beds, on opposite ends of the bedroom . (A perfect room for older children (particularly popular with teens) or two adults that like separate large (full size) beds. In the center of the room are a reading area with a love seat and a table that holds a fax machine and printer) (WiFi throughout the guest house) At the other end of the upper level (through a second set of french doors - see pictures) is a new bedroom suite (New queen bed on one end and leather couch and chairs on the opposite end (this new room measures 13ft x 25ft) A nice deck is accessed from this new addition. Here you will find a charcoal barbecue (charcoal provided) and two chairs. Lovely mountain views from the deck. (All views are east looking at Skrag Mountain)

The guest house measures over 1600 sq ft. It is ideal for two families (3-5 per family) or for one larger family. A total of 2 Queen, 2 full (the 2 full are in one upstairs bedroom) , 3 twins (in one downstairs bedroom and a queen bed + sofabed in the second downstairs bedroom/suite area allows sleeping for 10+ (in beds) Possibly sleeping for 12 if couches are utilized for sleeping. Please note a charge of 35 per night per person is added for all groups exceeding 8 people.
The guest house is adjacent to a large cleared 5 acre parcel that is bordered by a wide brook with waterfalls. The lot is hilly and provides excellent terrain for sledding during the winter. (we generally have plastic type sleds available) . A wonderful private area to be enjoyed by your family. If you are interested in an outdoor party/picnic/meal - you can utilize the two private patios - one in the area in between the guest house and the main house (main house is where Harvey & Myriam reside) and the other behind the guest house (adjacent to the hot tub area)

OPTIONAL 2 BEDROOM OR 6 BEDROOM RENTAL
There are two buildings on the 15 acre property. The owner and spouse live in the larger 4000 sq ft building. They have made the lower (walk out) level (the larger structure in the pictures) a 2 bedroom apartment for rent (approximately 1000 square feet) - Apartment can be rented in conjunction with the 4 bedroom guest house or as a stand alone rental.

DESCRIPTION OF TWO BEDROOM RENTAL (SEPARATE APARTMENT)

You enter the apartment via a 30ft x 10ft bluestone patio located underneath the deck (located in front) of the Main House (Separate private keyed entry). Parking for two cars is provided right next to the patio. There are two sunny large bedrooms, one on each side of a wide entry area. (one bedroom is very large with full bed and twin bed - the second bedroom (10ft x 12 ft) has a queen bed ).
Hallway opens up to a large space that houses living room (sectional sofa, large screen HDTV (Dish Network provided) and Dining Room ( Dining Room table that seats 6). Youngsters and adults alike will enjoy the bumper pool table located in between the living room and dining room. A new full size kitchen (new stove, dishwasher, refrigerator, separate freezer and counter with additional seating for two) finishes off this open space.
In back of apartment is the laundry room and a bathroom (4 ft wide shower with seat).
Total space of the apartment is approx 1,100 sq ft. Wifi and phone service is provided. Phone service is actually owner's phone service which they will allow guests to use. Parking for two vehicles immediately adjacent to apartment. It is a very nice apartment that is meticulously cared for by the property owners.

RENTAL RATES ( THREE DIFFERENT SCENARIOS)
1. Guest House Rental alone (4 bedroom)
2. Apartment Rental alone (2 bedroom)
3. Guest House + apartment rental together (6 bedroom 3 bath option)

GUEST HOUSE ALONE
SKI SEASON + LEAF CHANGE SEASON (GENERALLY MID DEC TO END OF MARCH) + 2 WEEKS IN OCTOBER
WEEKENDS (3 NIGHT MINIMUM)
300 PER NIGHT + VT OCCUPANCY TAX 80 + CLEANUP[ (150) TOTAL 1130
VACATION PERIODS = Generally last 10 days Dec/ Presidents Week
WEEKENDS (3 NIGHT MINIMUM BUT FIRST PRIORITY GIVEN TO WEEK LONG RENTERS)
WEEKEND HOLIDAY PERIODS
400 PER NIGHT + VT OCCUPANCY TAX + CLEANUP = 1458 total 3 night weekend
ALL OTHER MONTHS -GENERALLY MID MARCH TO EARLY DECEMBER
3 NIGHT WEEKEND
240 PER NIGHT + VT OCCUPANCY TAX + CLEANUP = 935 Total
*** 7TH NIGHT ALWAYS AT NO CHARGE FOR FULL WEEK RENTALS. FULL WEEKS CANNOT BEGIN ON A FRIDAY, SATURDAY OR SUNDAY)

APARTMENT RENTAL RATES
Apartment can be rented either in conjunction with the Guest House or as a stand alone rental. Cost for Apartment rental as a stand alone rental.
Winter Season = 180 per night (3 night minimum - will consider 2 night rental (200 per night)
3 night rental 500 Full week rental 1000
Holiday Periods = 200 per night, 3 night rental = 550 Full week = 1,200
Add 9% Vt occupancy tax + 75 cleanup fee.

RENTAL RATES IF GUEST HOUSE AND APARTMENT RENTED TOGETHER
Total of 6 bedrooms - 4 in Guest House and 2 in Apartment + 3 bathrooms (2 in guest house and one in the apartment)
Winter Season 3 night rental = 1300 FULL WEEK = 2500
Holidays 3 Night = 1600 Full Week 3200
Add 9% Vt occupancy tax + 225 cleanup fee (covers cleanup of guest house + apartment) IF RENTING GUEST HOUSE )4 BEDROOM ALONE CLEANUP = 150


STRICT NO SMOKING/NO PET POLICY. Please do not ask for exceptions to this policy. We accept Itravex bookings all year. Please inquire with owner for Itravex availability.

PLEASE NOTE - Photos 1-19 are of 4 Bedroom guest house. Photos 20-24 are of 2 bedroom apartment.
WE AIM TO PLEASE AND WILL DO WHATEVER WE CAN TO INSURE YOU HAVE A WONDERFUL VACATION!

*** Willing to do an possible exchange of property for other International locations in months of April, May & November. Our minimum needs are for 2-3 bedroom 1 bath (prefer 2) house, condo, coop or apartment.
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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, french, spanish, Some Portuguese
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/21/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    26...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Plenty of room for kids to roam on 15 acres of property. Large selection of games . ....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    OWNERS ARE ALLERGIC TO ANIMALS. NO PETS OF ANY KIND ARE ALLOWED ON PROPERTY. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 4: 2 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    plus queen sofa bed in adjoining living room...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Downstairs bedroom 1 - 2 twins beds part of daybed+ Downstairs bedroom 2 - new queen bed and queen sofa bed in adjoining living room. Upstairs bedroom 3 - long narrow room 8x25) with 2 new full beds Upstairs bedroom suite 4 -Large rm (13x25) one end bedroom with new queen bed and leather couch and love seat ;...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    full smaller bathroom with corner shower unit...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    upstairs bathroom with large 4ft shower w/seat...moreless

  • There are two full bathrooms. Downstairs bathroom has corner shower unit. Upstairs bathroom has larger 4ft shower unit....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Dish Network.. This service provided to all HD flat screen tvs, one in each living room (one upstairs and one downstairs) Videos of various TV series, concerts entertainers etc; & large selection of music cds Dish Network included (2 flat screen HD TVs) Free local and long distance phone (no international calls) Spotty cell phone access from the house) WiFi internet. Fax and copy machine (no computer bring your own) on second floor...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    large assortment of board games...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Extensive collection cds...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV. This service provided to all HD flat screen tvs. One on each floor...moreless

  • Stereo:

    portable cd player with assortment of music cds provided One upstairs and one downstairs...moreless

  • Television:

    Two flat screen High Def. One is 42inch There are separate entertainment areas on upper and lower level with high def tv on each....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Owner has collection of videos in main house which can be borrowed upon request....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Water Sports
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Nice mountain views facing south east from upper level of home....moreless

  • Resort:

    We are walking distance to the 1824 Inn where weddings are held. We are also only 6minute drive from the Round Barn...moreless

  • Town:

    approx 3 miles north of shopping areas in Waitsfield 1/2 mile off of Route 100...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    The dining area is adjacent to kitchen area. Table with pullout that seats 8 Additional seating (3) at kitchen counter which is adjacent to dining area...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Unit in upstairs addition....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    wifi service...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    wifi throughout home. Fax machine and printer on upper level.Bring your own computer...moreless

  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance:

    Please be reasonable. No calls outside of the US please....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Separate Rinnai heaters (4) throughout allow guests to control temperature...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens, towels, sheets, paper goods etc.....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Separate living room with high def TV upstairs and downstairs...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone:

    Please note only a couple of spots (outside) where cell phone service is actually available....moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    room for 2 cars (parked front to back) if using rear entry. Or parking for 3 cars if entering via downstairs living room....moreless

  • Printer
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone:

    Homeowner allows use of phone for all local and long distance calls within the United States. No charge. Spotty cell phone service from guest house. Verizon seems to be best bet if using cell....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer & dryer upstairs in a large closet...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Fax

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Everything you will need. If anything missing owner will provide....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    New refrigerator, new dishwasher. Second small refrigerator...moreless

  • Microwave:

    (1)...moreless

  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    paper goods supplied. Coffee, tea, spices and cereals. etc provided...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    One full size refrigerator and one smaller refrigerator...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    small deck approx (7x12) upstairs off of new addition. Large bluestone patio with seating. Fantastic for outdoor family entertaining....moreless

  • Golf:

    Sugarbush Golf course 10 minute drive....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill:

    charcoal type - charcoal provided...moreless

  • Patio
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    New hot tub in back area downstairs underneath upstairs deck. Seats two....moreless

  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
spring-summer-fall
Mar 13 - Oct 5, 2017
3 night min stay
$240
$1,440

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Leaf Changing
Oct 6 - Oct 22, 2017
3 night min stay
$300
$1,800
late fall
Oct 23 - Dec 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$240
$1,440
winter 2017
Dec 16 - Dec 21, 2017
3 night min stay
$300
$1,800
christmas/new years
Dec 22 - Dec 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$400
$2,400
winter 2018
Jan 1 - Mar 15, 2018
2 night min stay
$300
$1,800
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$300
$1,800

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $150
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Rates for your choice of booking (4 bedroom, 6 bedroom oir combo 8 bedroom) are listed at end of property descriptiion

Check, money order, cash payments only. If booking within 30 days of arrival full payment due at time of booking.

Full refunds for cancellations up to 30 days before arrival date. We will only provide refunds for cancellations within 30 days of arrival if we are able to find a replacement group for the booking. We charge $35 per night per person in excess of 8 occupants for guest house.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 03/21/2017
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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
burlington international
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
sugarbush
15 Miles
Nearest Train
waterbury vt, montpeilier vt train to nyc
13 Miles
Nearest Motorway
interstate 89
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
several
10 Miles
Nearest Ski
mad river glenn and sugarbush
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
town beach on mad river

Car: Necessary

property located on 15 private acres bordered by brook., excellent property for hiking. portable (single) basketball hoop

Other Activities: Snowmobiling, Horseshoes, Wildlife Viewing, Rock Climbing, Basketball Court, Miniature golf, Biking, Snowboarding, Racquetball, Health/Beauty Spa

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: We purchased our property in 1997 after visiting the Mad River Valley for several years.It was easy to fall in love the tranquility and beauty of the Mad River Valley. Since our children are have finished their studies and not living at home anymore, we decided to share our piece of paradise with others. We are constantly upgrading the guest house and apartment to make it more and more comfortable for our guests. It will be our pleasure to share our hospitality with you and provide you with a wonderful vacation experience.

Why the Owner Chose Moretown, VT, USA:
Private, spacious, beautiful setting and great location. Located just 15 minutes from ski areas, 5 minutes from shopping areas. Property that is equally beautiful during any season.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Location location location - Near several ski areas and local shopping. Also close to several key wedding destinations. (The Round Barn, Skinner Barn (5miles), the 1824 Inn (1/2 mile) Easy access off of Route 100. Nice private setting with mountain views and adjacent to beautiful brook. Relatively close proximity to the ski areas without the hustle and bustle of staying on the mountain. Only 5 minutes from shopping areas.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish, Some Portuguese
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/21/2017

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Photos

  • Entry to guest house via private patio

    Entry to guest house via private patio

  • Second view of downstairs living room. Adjacent to large bedroom)

    Second view of downstairs living room. Adjacent to large bedroom)

  •  downstairs bedroom.Queen 
sofabed and loveseat.

    downstairs bedroom.Queen sofabed and loveseat.

  • Downstairs bedroom with 2 twin beds in daybed unit. Additional sofa bed not seen

    Downstairs bedroom with 2 twin beds in daybed unit. Additional sofa bed not seen

  • Kitchen and entertainment area

    Kitchen and entertainment area

  • second view kitchen

    second view kitchen

  • Second upstairs bedroom. Two full sized beds. Sitting area and 2 large dressers

    Second upstairs bedroom. Two full sized beds. Sitting area and 2 large dressers

  • Quiet, spacious, clean air and views to remember

    Quiet, spacious, clean air and views to remember

  • Large bedroom 12 x 25
Full size bed, twin bed and desk.

    Large bedroom 12 x 25 Full size bed, twin bed and desk.

  • Dining Room (seats up to six) adjacent to kitchen, living room and bumper pool

    Dining Room (seats up to six) adjacent to kitchen, living room and bumper pool

  • Patio area looking down from private of upstairs bedroom suite

    Patio area looking down from private of upstairs bedroom suite

  • 4 bd Guest HouseDownstairs living room. Wall unit with wet . FrenchDoor to patio

    4 bd Guest HouseDownstairs living room. Wall unit with wet . FrenchDoor to patio

  • Downstairs bedroom with queen bed w/ queen sofa bed loveseat 2 large closets

    Downstairs bedroom with queen bed w/ queen sofa bed loveseat 2 large closets

  • Side entry foyer. Bedrooms to right&left Down hallway past door is bathrrom

    Side entry foyer. Bedrooms to right&left Down hallway past door is bathrrom

  • Upstairs Master bedroom suite. Slider (on left wall) ) to private upstairs deck

    Upstairs Master bedroom suite. Slider (on left wall) ) to private upstairs deck

  • Kitchen, Dining room. French doors leads to bedroom with 2 full  size beds

    Kitchen, Dining room. French doors leads to bedroom with 2 full size beds

  • Fully equipped kitchen  Counter additional seating for three

    Fully equipped kitchen Counter additional seating for three

  • Patio in front of Guest House. Perfect for family gathering

    Patio in front of Guest House. Perfect for family gathering

  • Apartment - New kitchen

    Apartment - New kitchen

  • large bedroom full size bed and 10 ft closet

    large bedroom full size bed and 10 ft closet

  • From of kitchen from dining room area

    From of kitchen from dining room area

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, March 21, 2017

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