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Farmstay Apartment/Cottage

Bedrooms 1
Space 675 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Private accommodation for 2 adults with bunks for 2 kids.

We are a small diverse hill farm nestled in the Green Mountains of Central Vermont. We believe diversity is crucial to maintaining a healthy environment. Our newly constructed accommodation is relaxing and comforting. Cook your locally purchased foods in your own fully equipped kitchen. Entertain friends inside or outside on the deck with views over rolling countryside, distant mountains. The apartment has one queen bedroom with a private bath. The farm also offers two rooms both with queen beds and private bathrooms priced slightly cheaper than the apartment. We are located centrally in the Green Mountain State. Local to the state capitol, Montpelier, and several ski resorts including Sugarbush and Mad River Glen. There are plenty of excellent restaurants in the area, many of which serve locally grown food.

Winter Note: 4x4 or awd is recommended during the winter months.

We have recently returned from a trip to the UK and currently do not have any animals on the farm.

Pricing includes 9% Rooms and meals tax.

NB: There is an additional $25 single night booking fee to be applied to single night bookings.

More Details

James Perry
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 27, 2018


Northfield Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 675 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Shower, wash basin and toilet.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • There is a bedroom with a queen bed and private bathroom. In the living area is a bunk bed for 2 children although an adult could use the bottom bunk if required.
  • Books
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...


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(4 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.5 based on 4 reviews

Wonderful Classic Vermont Winter

  • 5 of 5

The scenery from the Perry's Farm could come from a Currier & Ives print, rolling hills covered in snow, open pastures and barns in the distance. The car thermometer read negative 15 as we drove each morning to ski Sugarbush or Mad River Glen, a half hour away. We took new year's day off from skiing to enjoy the farm. The Perry's offered their sleds and we had a ball sliding down a hill, and flew over the foot of snow on a mini-zip line by their sled hill. The radiant floor and a warm shower kept the apartment cozy despite the frigid temperatures outside. We made our breakfasts and dinners in the apartment kitchen. James and Laura were wonderful hosts, making sure everything was fine. If you are a skier and would like a more "classic Vermont experience" away from the cacophony of a ski resort, the Perry farm is an excellent choice.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A little slice of heaven in the Green Mountains!

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely stay at James and Laura's farm. The bed was comfortable, the kitchen was adequate, and the scenery was spectacular. We especially appreciated their concern for the environment that is evident in both the building construction as well as the three-tiered options for waste disposal (compost, recycle, or garbage). Several evenings, James and Laura joined us for drinks and we really enjoyed getting to know them.

The only downside was the need to drive everywhere...I was hoping for a staycation at their home, but because of the weather (chilly, rain), and the location, we found ourselves in the car making day trips almost every day. The location is ideal for day-trips, though: Ben and Jerry's, King Arthur Flour, Lake Champlain can eat your way through Vermont by staying at their place!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Green as the Green Mountains

  • 4 of 5

James and Laura were a great couple who were overly welcoming and accommodating to their guests. This property sported an excellent morning view which looked out over a 10 acre farm that seemed to stretch to the mountains in the distance. The commute to Norwich University was the overwhelming reason for choosing this property, and it did not disappoint. The commute to campus was no longer than eight minutes. Montpelier a stones throw away also.

This property is a fantastic choice for those seeking a cozy green get away. The entire property is powered by solar panels that are hooked up to both the house and storage shed next door. The absence of cable, tv, and cell phone signal in our room provided us with a cozy cabin feel that helped us escape from the surrounding world for a week. While there was no refrigerator in our room James and Laura gladly offered their own refrigerator as a option for storing the many meals that we couldn't finish in from many of the delicious eateries that dotted the countryside.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Experience

  • 5 of 5

My two young children and I had a great experience here. The hosts were wonderful. They greeted us upon our arrival, showed us around and made sure we had anything we needed. The setting and view are wonderful.

My kids loved seeing the pigs, cows, chickens and ducks. There is a very cute swing in the back yard in a tree by the pond. We were given fresh eggs from the farm which made for a great breakfast every morning. The bed in the bedroom was one of the most comfortable beds I've ever slept on. I never wanted to get out of bed!

I would highly recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Cancellation Policy: Full refund if canceled three weeks prior to the start of your visit. Otherwise a refund of the deposit is issued only if we can re-book the room..- with the exception of : * Commencement, Parents' Weekend, Homecoming Weekend and Residency & Graduation Week in June where a non-refundable deposit is required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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