Family Gathering Spot Near All the Fun Vermont Activities. Sleeps 14.
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- Minimum stay:4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
Family retreat located near Burlington, VT. While within 30 minutes of Burlington, skiing and many other attractions, Simpson's High Meadow is located at the end of an unpaved well maintained road with complete privacy. There is an outdoor cooking pavilion with outdoor sink and toilet (accessible during the warmer months). This is adjacent to the swimming pond and connects to a gas heated one room post and beam cabin with sleeping loft and fire place (sleeps 6). Connected to this cabin by a breeze way, is a newer post and beam home with master bedroom, twin bedroom, sleeping loft with queen and double beds, fold out couch in basement, and a full bath (10 sleeping spots total). The cabin next to main house is heated but suitable for 'sleeping only' on the coldest nights in winter. The main house is fully heated and insulated and can be kept toasty warm with cast iron gas stove. There are ample flat areas for camping if desired, along with room for volleyball, soccer, etc.
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Member since: 2014
- 1600 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14
- Cost for camping for additional guests can be negotiated.
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Sink as well in Pavillion
- Ping Pong Table
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Climbing
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Kayak / Canoe
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 22 - Jan 3, 2017
4 night min stay
May 5 - May 25, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $700
- Tax Rate 9%
Above rates are for up to 8 overnight guests. Add $100/night for 9-14 guests. If you would like to have more (camping?) please ask.
Mountain biking or use of other wheeled vehicles is not permitted on the property other than on the driveway. Use of firearms (including archery) hunting or use of paintball guns is also not permitted.
One possible drawback for some might be a nearby Vermont National Guard range that produces occasional noise from small arms and other military exercises. Thanks for your interest.
Manager's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting manager when booking
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While located in a very private location, Simpson’s High Meadow is within 30 minutes of Burlington’s City Center and Lake Champlain, Smugglers Notch Ski Area, Bolton Valley Ski Area, Ben and Jerry’s factory tours, the home of the number one rated beer in the US and several fine dining locations. Within 45 minutes are Stowe, Sugarbush and Mad River Ski Area’s. Access to the Long Trail and many other hiking and snowshoe routes are available within the property or within a short drive. West Bolton Golf course is a five minute drive.
Year Purchased: 1964
About: Originally purchased by Bart and Marge Simpson (really!), Simpson's High Meadow is now run by the second generation and their families.
Why Bolton, VT, USA:
This retreat is designed for families to relax together. In the warmer months parents can gather around the outdoor fireplace hang-out by the fire or on the dock while the kids play in the pond or the field, all within view. In the winter, the pond can be flooded for skating and there are steep hills nearby for the construction of 'toboggan runs,' while the younger kids stay warm by the outdoor fireplace near the cabin.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Most comment on the beauty of the view, the layout of pond, cabin and home, and the privacy.
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Fireplace in old cabin.
Living room of main house. Cast iron gas stove.
View North of Mt Mansfield from fire pit.
Looking down to kitchen from sleeping loft.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016
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