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Killington Luxury 6 Bedroom Near Skiing and Golf - Short or Long Term

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Space 4,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

6 Bedrooms plus extra rooms, 5 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 16

This new solar heated house with mountain view was designed for quiet, energy-efficient comfort in ski country. You arrive in a solar-heated two car garage from a level driveway off a level side road. You step into a tiled first floor heated by an in-floor hot water radiant heating system (solar and gas), which are supplemented by a wood-burning Delta 5 fireplace, which heats the entire house in minutes. The open floor plan includes a cathedral ceiling, family entertainment and dining area, a state of the art chef's kitchen with walk in pantry and a first floor guest suite with attached bath. A sweeping staircase leads to the bamboo-floored second level, with a landing/sitting area off of the four upstairs rooms. Two of the bedrooms share a bathroom with tub and shower. The hall bath has a steam enclosure. The large master suite has a generously sized bathroom, which includes a dry sauna; the hallway into the bedroom has two walk-in closets.

The basement has a finished sitting area, a full bathroom, a bedroom, and a laundry room. The house has a west and an east deck for sunny summer lounging in the morning and afternoon. The east deck adjacent to the kitchen/dining room double door has a propane-fired grill. Overall the house is very comfortable and would be perfect for a winter-long rental for a ski-racing family or for luxury weekend getaways for family of 16 or less person groups. A summer in Vermont would be fantastic, with many hiking, golfing, tennis (clay court available at adjacent property), fishing, biking and other outdoor options.

The hot tub is next to the west side deck, with a view of the mountains.

More Details

Owner
Tint & Ralph Sheppard
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, Burmese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 15, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Burlington, VT
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Inn at Long Trail
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Lake Champlain Ticonderoga Ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Green Mountain National
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Rutland, VT
Nearest Motorway
3.2 Miles
Route 4 and Route 100 North
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Peppino's
Nearest Ski
4 Miles
Killington and PIco Mountains
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Peavine National Park

Amenities

Killington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • River
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Sauna
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Steam Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , His and Hers Bathroom
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Guest Bath
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , Mudroom Entry Bathroom
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower , Recreation Room Bathroom
  • Very modern bathrooms. Granite countertops.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 double
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 3 twin/ single
  • Additional rollout beds available and bunk configurations considered for long term rentals.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Piano
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
  • Steam Shower
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
There are two outdoor decks, one on the east side, one on the west side. The gas grill is on the east side deck. There is also a whole house, propane fueled 17 kw generator. The heating in the house is central hot water, underfloor radiant heat, with heating provided by 6 6x10 foot solar panels with a propane backup. The house is thermally efficient, with 6 inch thick walls with in situ form cellular foam insulation. The open layout is easily heated by the Delta 5 fireplace in the living room.

Reviews

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Killington Luxury 6 Bedroom Near Skiing and Golf - Short or Long Term
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
Kings Park, Long Island, NY
5

J & M, W. Family ski vacation

  • 5 of 5

This house is perfect for large families or group of friends. The rooms are large, the beds are comfortable and the hot tub was a hit with our family. The kitchen was spacious so it allowed for several cooks to be in the kitchen at the same time. We had 10 adults two toddlers and a 1year old and there was plenty of room for all of us without getting in each others way. The house is warm, no drafts, plenty of towels and blankets. The master bedroom is so spacious and bright, you won't want to leave it! The finished basement was comfortable and roomy. Needless to say our family truly enjoyed staying here. Thanks Tint!

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Jerry. I am so happy to hear you all had a nice time. My wish was for all of you to have a good and fun time. Have a good year. Tint
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5

Absolutely Wonderful Ski House!!!

  • 5 of 5

If you are traveling to the Killington area with a large group - do yourself a favor and rent this property. I just completed a three day weekend rental with a group of 16 and I cannot say enough great things about the property and the owners. Tint was a joy to communicate with, very informative and quick with responses to any questions that I had.

The layout of the home is great for a group as the kitchen, dining and living room are spacious and open. Plenty of bedrooms and bathrooms to ensure privacy for all. The garage and mud room made the daily act of shedding ski clothes and gear very easy. The hot tub was very enjoyable and most importantly very clean.

I have stayed in many ski rentals before both large and small and this was hands down the best home I have experienced. Amazing trip - thanks again to Sheppard family for sharing their home!

Mike Anagnostou

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mike, thank you so much for your nice review of our house. Happy that you all enjoyed the stay. I wanted everyone to have an enjoyable time in Killington and tried my best what I can do for my house. Hope to see you all again, and have a great year.
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5

Wonderful mountain getaway

  • 5 of 5

The house was well maintained and beautiful. Plenty of space to eat, sleep and enjoy! The owner Tint was tremendous and answered all of our questions that we had. The kids loved the hot tub, as did the adults. Only recommendation would be for a pool table or maybe electronic darts game or shuffleboard in the basement, that was the only minor drawback. We will be looking to re-book for next years trip! 2 thumbs up!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Joe, I always tried my best to have everyone enjoyed their stay at our house. Even though our house is a pretty big house, we don't have space for pool table, etc in the basement. What we have in our half basement, as you know, is the living room with television. As this is a big house with lots of people, we need to have a couple of living room with television, so there's enough space for everyone to sit and relax and watch television, or have a conversation with friends and family, especially after spending the day skiing. If we put in the pool table, which we have at our other 8 bedroom house, we have to move the televisions and sofa's out. For that reason, we are keeping it the way it is. But I'm glad you had a good time regardless that there's no pool table at this house.
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5

Fantastic Ski House - Highly Recommended

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this house. We took an early season ski trip up there with about 13 people and there was more than enough room for everyone (even some empty beds). The kitchen was great, we had 6 people working on cooking a meal in there at once and it never felt overcrowded. The jacuzzi was by far the biggest one of any VT house we've rented (and we've rented 5+ over the years)...it's much bigger than the pictures show. The only thing we'd suggest to improve this house, if any, is maybe the addition of a pool/ping pong/foosball table in the basement. There is a ton of room down there but it wasn't widely used as the big TV is upstairs in the room with the fireplace. Although, if we had kids we'd probably love it without that because it's ideal space to send them down to play. Everything was wonderful and we're definitely bookmarking this house as a future rental.

PS - You won't believe how many bathrooms there are. This has always been a slight issue in the past when people come home from skiing and want to shower; with this house it was IMPOSSIBLE to run into this issue!

Thank you Tint for being a gracious host and I hope we can rent your home again in the future!!

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: A year late to thank you for your nice review of our house. Sorry, I am busy always with rental houses and triplets in college, so I hardly ever looked at the reviews. Thank you again for staying at our house. Tint
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5

A Hidden Gem and so are its Owners

  • 5 of 5

Do not hesitate renting this house. Tint is a pleasure to deal with. The house is beautiful, offers great views of the scenery and basic simple linen is included. The house is immaculate and well taken care of. The home was very clean, well kept and looked exactly like the pictures in the website. We absolutely loved the heated floor and the appliances.

We had about 10-12 people and the house was more than enough room for us over the weekend. My family, friends and I had a great experience staying in this beautiful ski house. We were there for snowboarding in Killington over the weekend. The house is as good as described. The dry and steam sauna was awesome. We loved it. The house was tastefully decorated, cozy and inviting. There is a lot of space in the house. The house also have a finished basement which would have accommodate additional people. If there were to be a pool/ hockey or even a foosball table would definitely be a plus in the basement.

There were even boxes of Kleenex tissues everywhere provided by the owner which was a plus. It was very thoughtful and made us literally feel like home away from home. Thank you Tint and Ralph.

Overall, I would definitely recommend renting this house. This place is truly a hidden gem and so are its owners. We would definitely come back again.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. I am very happy that you all enjoyed your stay at our house. I tried my best to make all your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as I know how. Hope to have you back at the house again soon. Tint
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Haddon Heights, NJ
5

Incredible Ski House

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Shephard house last weekend. House is pretty much brand new with everything you could possibly need. Fit our group of 13 perfectly. Tons of room and really nice finishes. Can't wait to come back next year. Thanks Tint.

Eric Johnson

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Eric. Sorry, I didn't thank you earlier as I didn't look at my reviews before, just did. Be happy to have you back to stay at our house. Tint Sheppard
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $300
Damage Deposit $500

Email owner for rental rates for stays greater than 3 nights. For larger groups needing additional space we have two houses on the adjacent property; see properties 3646966 and 116843.

For non-ski season holiday weekends are $600/night.

If paid with credit card, you need to add the fee in our rental expense. Will deduct that from your security deposit

Refundable security deposit for ski season is $750, Spring, Summer and Fall season is $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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