Cottage in the Heart of Great Barrington(6 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
With the Great Barrington Cottage as your base you can explore the Berkshires.
The cottage is furnished with an eye to comfort and design,and includes linens, kitchen gear and tableware. There are three Bedrooms all with queen size beds. The Living Room has an HD TV with cable and Blu-ray/DVD player, CD player, radio and comfortable seating. The eat-in country Kitchen seats six around the table. Nearby is the gas-burning cast iron stove and a cozy leather sofa. The cooking area is completely equipped with stainless steel gas range, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker and grinder, toaster, food processer, mixer and blender. For outdoor enjoyment there is wicker furniture on the Front Porch and Adirondack chairs and a gas grill on the lower level Patio. And you’ll still be able to stay connected with our in-home WiFi.
With the Great Barrington Cottage as your base you can explore the Berkshires. Enjoy Tanglewood, The Norman Rockwell Museum, Berkshire Theatre Festival, skiing at Butternut and Catamount, hiking trails, swimming at Lake Mansfield, and the many historic and cultural sites.
Member since: 2013
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Each of the three bedrooms on the second floor has a queen size bed. The Master Bedroom has a flat screen HD television with a DVD player and cable including HBO. Each bedroom has an iHome that includes a clock and a iPhone or iPod player. There is also a Finished Basement garden room with a queen sized futon and a flat screen HD television and its own full Bathroom....moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- DVD Player:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Library:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
Granite counter tops, garbage disposer, pots and pans, pizza/ cookie trays, food processor/blender, waffle maker, toaster, panini press, coffee maker, coffee grinder, Keurig, mixer, electric tea pot...moreless
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My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $99
- cleaning fee $150
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Taxes Not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: Scott is an architect and Ann is a teacher and we love the natural beauty of Great Barrington, hiking, the cultural activities and the great restuarants and local farm fresh food at the markets. The Berkshire Coop is in walking distance to our house and we are frequent visitors.
Why the Owner Chose Great Barrington, MA, USA:
This cottage is charming, has wonderful light and a beautiful setting. We love sitting on our porch, or reading by the fire from our gas cast iron stove. At night the sky is filled with stars, and all is quiet and peaceful.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We are in walking distance to town. We enjoy attending events at the Mahaiwe Theater, seeing movies at the Triplex Cinema, having coffee at Ruby's or enjoying pastries at Patisserie Lenox in the center of town. This is a real town with a wonderful library, hardware store, and the best Japanese restuarant we have eaten in - Bizen. We love the small gourmet resturant Allium, and the great pubs in town, all within waking distance of our house. There are a few different venues to listen to live music right in town. We walk to the Berkshire Coop and buy groceries, choose exotic cheeses at Rubiners Cheese shop. The Farmers Market that runs from mid May through October on Saturday mornings is a must. Once we discovered The Music Store, we were hooked on this town, a place to buy ukuleles and string instruments of all kinds. There is also an art supply store and three different high end toy stores, plus let us not forget the best hand crafted ice cream - SoCo. Within a twenty minute driving distance are cute towns, Tanglewood, the Norman Rockwell Museum and the Hancock Shaker Village. There are so many high quality theater productions within twenty minutes, that there are too many to list. For skiers, it is a ten minute drive to Ski Butternut and about fifteen minutes to Catamount Mountain.
Dining area with gas fireplace
Finished Basement Room showing futon open as a bed
Lower level garden area accessed from walk-out basement
View of town from the front walk
Sitting area with gas fireplace and loveseat
Finished Basement Room showing futon and fireplace
Hutch in Finished Basement Room
Bathroom 3 shower.
Lower level garden courtyard
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Thursday, March 30, 2017
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