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PERFECT SKI HOUSE - AFFORDABLE/SPACIOUS/CONVENIENT 4BED/2BATH

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

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.

More Details

Owner
Harvey Romanoff (owner) Myriam Romanoff (French/Spanish/Italian)
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, spanish, Some Portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 14, 2017

About Harvey Romanoff (owner) Myriam Romanoff (French/Spanish/Italian)

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.

Harvey Romanoff (owner) Myriam Romanoff (French/Spanish/Italian) purchased this house in 1997

Why Harvey Romanoff (owner) Myriam Romanoff (French/Spanish/Italian) chose Sugarbush, Mad River Glen

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.

What makes this house unique

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.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

PERFECT SKI HOUSE - AFFORDABLE/SPACIOUS/CONVENIENT 4BED/2BATH
average rating of 4.9 based on 20 reviews
5

Comfortable, clean, & convenient

  • 5 of 5

We recently enjoyed an excellent family vacation at Harvey and Myriam's guesthouse. The property is located at the end of a small, quiet neighborhood and has lovely local views of the Mad River Valley. Even though our hosts were travelling abroad, they made sure that we had local contacts in the event of any difficulties (there were none). Harvey also went out of his way to periodically check-in with us via email to be certain that we were having a great stay. At 1600 square feet, the guesthouse is amazingly spacious with ample room for the 4 adults and 2 small children in our group. The house was very clean and comfortable. In addition, the house was well stocked with all the supplies one would need outside of food. If we visited the area for another family trip, we would certainly book this property again!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Myriam and I are so glad things worked out for you. We hope you will visit again. Hopefully we will be home, so we can meet you and your family. Thanks again for selecting our guest house for the time spent in the Mad River Valley. Sincerely, Harvey
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5

Great property and people

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place to stay for about 8 people, and the owners showed a lot of hospitality. Everything was provided, (minus food), and my group and I enjoyed ourselves a lot. I will definitely consider staying here again the next time I'm in the area.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Home with Amazing View

  • 5 of 5

We had a really nice time at this home. Harvey is the best host imaginable and the home has everything you need and many extras included. We were a group with two families of 4 and we all fit comfortably. We love this area of Vermont and the home is centrally located in Waitsfield and close to Waterbury and Warren. The view was fantastic. We look forward to returning to Harvey and Myriam's home in the future.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Myriam and I are very happy that both of your families had a wonderful time. We designed the guest house with the idea that two families could be comfortable. It is always satisfying when we get confirmation of this result. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Harvey & Myriam
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5

Fantastic place, great location

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 9 had a wonderful stay at this guest house. It is a well cared for home and there was plenty of room for all of us. We were there for a 4 day ski weekend and the home was very close to Sugarbush and Mad River. The home is also an easy drive from both Waterbury and Burlington VT.

Harvey and Myriam are wonderful hosts and were very friendly and attentive. We look forward to another visit in the future.

Sheryl and group

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house and great hosts!

  • 5 of 5

We had a really nice stay at Harvey and Myriam rental. The house was perfect for our group of eight, four couples, with plenty of room for everybody to spread out and have their own room. The house was very comfortable and had anything you could ever need while on vacation… full kitchen, laundry, etc. Very close to town, going to dinner or picking up groceries on the fly or on our way home from skiing was really easy. Harvey does a great job of making sure you have everything you need, letting you know he’s accessible through the phone or email during the week if you need anything, and also checking in with us through email a couple times during our stay to ensure we had everything we need.

Thanks again for a great week Harvey and Myriam!

  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us. We are glad you had enough room in the guest house. Let us know when you are passing this way again - we would love to host your group.
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Great Location and Friendly Owners

  • 5 of 5

Harvey and Myriam offered us a great get away for the long MLK weekend. We stayed in the In-Law suite downstairs from the main house and had friends up in the guest house. Harvey made sure there was a path shoveled for us to walk back and forth from the two houses making it easy to visit each other during our trip. The in-law suite was cozy and had enough room for the 5 of us. My grandson spotted a PlayStation as soon as he walked in. It wasn't hooked up and the idea for the weekend was to get away from electronics and spend some good family time together but as every 9 year old does he played the "I'm bored" card until I finally gave in and asked Harvey if he had the necessities to hook it up. He went out of his way to see if the necessary components were still around (as it was his son's old one) and found what we needed. With time limits placed on the usage (by me of course) we all had a more peaceful and restful weekend :) The location of the house was perfect, close to both Sugarbush and Stowe. We took in some of the local beauty as well and did some shopping at the quaint local stores. I'd consider going back in the spring/summer to take in some of the beautiful surrounding and would defiantly stay with Harvey and Myriam again!

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kim Thank you so much for your lovely review. It is greatly appreciated. We look forward to hosting your family and friends again. I am glad we were able to find a PlayStation fix for your son. With three sons of our own, we are well aware of the video game diversion that fuels our young people. At least you were able to get on the slopes for some outdoor recreation - and I am so glad the weather finally cooperated.
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Map

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

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Rates & Availability

Moretown House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter I
Jan 2 2017 - Feb 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
 
 
Presidents weel
Feb 17 2017 - Feb 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,400
 
 
winter II
Feb 27 2017 - Mar 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
 
 
spring-summer-fall
Mar 13 2017 - Oct 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$240
$1,440
 
 
Leaf Changing
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
 
 
late fall
Oct 23 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$240
$1,440
 
 
winter 2017
Dec 16 2017 - Dec 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
 
 
christmas/new years
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,400
 
 
winter 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Mar 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

per occupant over 8 $35 + Tax
cleaning fee $150
Tax Rate 9.0%

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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Amenities

Moretown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Town ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Printer
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , full smaller bathroom with corner shower unit
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , upstairs bathroom with large 4ft shower w/seat
  • There are two full bathrooms. Downstairs bathroom has corner shower unit. Upstairs bathroom has larger 4ft shower unit.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , plus queen sofa bed in adjoining living room
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • 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 ;
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • water sports
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
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
Notes:
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

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