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Family-Friendly in the Berkshires

(11 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

4-bedroom, 1.5 Bath Sleeps 6 adults + 2 cribs

4-bedroom, 1.5 bath home located in the heart of southern berkshire county. 2 miles to Butternut Ski Resort, 4 miles to the town beach (great for little kids), and 5 miles to Gt. Barrington for great restaurants. The farm table kitchen invites guests to linger over meals. The rocking chair front porch is perfect for relaxing. Guests can easily access all that the Berkshires has to offer including: Tanglewood, Berkshire Theater Festival, Jacob's Pillow, Norman Rockwell Museum, and many other cultural attractions. Monterey is the perfect jumping off point for hikers and cyclists.


Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian, Swiss German
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/20/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1700 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Children Welcome:

    We have 2 cribs and a Pack-n-Play. We also have toys and a backpack carrier for hiking....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    non-shedding dogs allowed with extra $50 fee...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    first floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    2nd floor...moreless

  • 2 bathrooms-1 half bath downstairs and 1 full bath with tub and shower upstairs...moreless


  • Books:

    adult and kid books + hiking guides...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Dish satellite...moreless

  • Stereo:

    iPod docking station with speakers...moreless

  • Television


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


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    farm table can seat up to 8 people...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    oil heat in a well-insulated house...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    sheets on beds ...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    room for 4 cars...moreless

  • Telephone:

    free local calls only AT&T customers get cell service...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    2 towels per room...moreless

  • Washing Machine



  • Bicycles:

    2 adult bikes...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    front porch with 2 rocking chairs and a porch swing...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    canoe for use (seats 2 adults and 2 kids)...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    picnic table in back garden...moreless



Write a review 4.6
from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,100 $3,700

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

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $50
  • Cleaning fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 05/20/2017
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60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albany International Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Prairie Whale
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Egremont Country Club or Wyantenuk
25 Miles
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Mass Pike
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Koi Chinese
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
Butternut Ski Resort
4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Monterey Town Beach

Car: Necessary

The Berkshires are known for the cultural abundance as well as several nice restaurants. Our house is located within 20 minutes to the following venues: Tanglewood, Jacob's Pillow, Berkshire Theater Festival and more. The Appalachian Trail is within walking distance of the house. The Berkshires are also offer many hiking and biking trails to enjoy.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: If we could live in our home year-round we would but we live in Lucerne, Switzerland. We travel back to enjoy the house and its beautiful surroundings as often as we can but we also enjoy sharing our home with others who will appreciate its beauty and simplicity.

Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian, Swiss German
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/20/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • kitchen


  • seating in living room

    seating in living room

  • living room, TV and books

    living room, TV and books

  • downstairs half bath

    downstairs half bath

  • full bedroom #1

    full bedroom #1

  • bedroom 3 (full bed and crib)

    bedroom 3 (full bed and crib)

  • full bath-2nd floor

    full bath-2nd floor

  • Weber grill on porch

    Weber grill on porch

  • hammock


  • back of house

    back of house

  • house in winter

    house in winter

  • farm table (seats 8-10) + dry sink

    farm table (seats 8-10) + dry sink

  • living room

    living room

  • breakfast nook overlooking backyard

    breakfast nook overlooking backyard

  • downstairs half bath

    downstairs half bath

  • bedroom 2 (twin bed and crib)

    bedroom 2 (twin bed and crib)

  • full bedroom #4

    full bedroom #4

  • 2nd floor shower

    2nd floor shower

  • fire pit in backyard

    fire pit in backyard

  • picnic table

    picnic table

  • house in July

    house in July

VRBO #467696

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 21, 2017

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