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Spacious Killington Retreat

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Enchanting 4 bd, 2.5 bath home located on 5+ acres in beautiful wooded setting

Welcome to our ski home! The home is situated on 5+ acres in a picturesque wooded setting just minutes away from Killington and Pico ski areas. Guests will fall in love with the home's spacious layout and unique architectural details.

With multiple areas to congregate, including a large living room with fireplace, an open kitchen and dining room, a yoga/meditation room, and a 500+ sq ft great room with flat screen TV, the home is the perfect getaway for 1-4 couples or families.

The home has plenty of entertainment options for adults and children, including books, DVDs, board games, a Wii game system, a regulation size ping pong table, wireless cable internet, and two large flat screen TVs with DVD players.

There are five sleeping areas in the home: an enormous master bedroom with large closets and an en suite bath, two guest bedrooms, a large bunk room, and a private office with a sleeper sofa.

The property has all of the conveniences of an everyday home, including stainless steel appliances, washer and dryer, dish washer, dishes, silverware, pots and pans, linens, coffee makers (regular and Kreuig), and firewood.

While the home is located on a road maintained by the town and the driveway is regularly plowed during the snow season, guests must have an all wheel drive vehicle to navigate the dirt road and the long driveway.

Whether you are coming to Killington to hit the slopes, or looking for a relaxing country retreat, this is the place for you!

More Details

Owner
John Ralston
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 20, 2017

About John Ralston

My wife and I recently moved to New England and fell in love with Killington while exploring VT. We were blown away by the wonderful people, the breathtaking scenery, and the proximity to year-round activities and entertainment.

Why John Ralston chose Vermont

We were enchanted with our home the first time we saw it. Inside and out, it is everything we ever wanted in a vacation property: it has modern updates and conveniences, an open and spacious layout, and is tucked away in a private and beautiful setting.

What makes this house unique

The home has many unique architectural details, including a bowed roof, two large Rumford fireplaces, custom interior window shutters, wavy glass window panes, wide plank hardwood floors, and custom wood doors, framing and paneling.

Amenities

Killington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , Bath has a heat lamp
    Guest Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , Bath has a heat lamp
    Downstairs Bath - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Master Bed - 1 king , Spacious master has large closets and en suite bath
    Guest Bedroom #1 - 1 queen
    Guest Bedroom #2 - 1 queen
    Bunk Room - 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed , Large Bunk Room with TV and DVD player.
    Office - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeper sofa with double matress. Adjacent to half bath.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Spacious Killington Retreat
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

Clean, comfortable, great location. Fit the 12 of us perfectly. Would stay there again next time.

  • 5 of 5

About 15 minute drive from killington. This place was perfect for our needs. Nice kitchen. Spacious great room with a ping pong table, TV, Roku and Wii. Cozy fireplace. Plenty of room for 12 people. We had a great time.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic House! Exceeded all expectations!

  • 5 of 5

The house was better than advertised! Will definitely be returning!

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great House

  • 5 of 5

We stayed on a long weekend with a group of 9. The house fit our needs perfectly. It was extremely clean on our arrival. Everything worked well and the kitchen was well appointed. The heat worked fine. The drive way had been plowed and sanded on our arrival, which was in a bad rain storm in Feb. The road could have turned icy but it was manageable with front wheel drive cars. The house is very nice, not overly fancy, comfortable. All of the furniture and beds were very comfortable. The linens were all clean and the beds furnished with warm coverlets. The towels were in abundance, the bathrooms were fine, plenty of hot water. We liked the Great room for ping pong and TV and the living room with fireplace was a nice extra space for quieter gatherings. It was really a very nice place, very close to Killington, you can be at the lodge in 10 minutes, on the lift in 30. The owners were very good communicators and friendly, we had no issues at all. I would definitely rent it again.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Vermont Winter Wonderland

  • 5 of 5

The pictures do not do this house justice, it is more wonderful and more spacious then you can imagine. We were three families with children ranging from 10 to 15. They had an entire portion of the house to sleep and hangout. The design and set up was perfect. The acreage is stunning and we had a wonderful time inside and out. Skiing all day at Killington and then returning to the tranquility of a beautiful fire in a natural, peaceful setting. John was a pleasure to deal with and we will definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful winter VT getaway for a large group of friends!

  • 5 of 5

Fellow college alumni and I ventured up to Killington from NYC for a weekend reunion and some time on the slopes. The house owners were wonderful in coordinating prior to and easy to reach when we had questions during the weekend. All beds were made, kitchen utensils readily available, etc. so that it was clear the owners had prepared the house for our visit. The house is located less than 10 min from Killington and several restaurants; we chose to eat in and found ingredients at a local market. I would recommend this relaxing getaway to any group looking to visit VT.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house, great experience!

  • 5 of 5

From my first contact with the homeowner, to arrival, and through departure, my experience with this home and its owners was incredible. Simply stated, the home is beautiful, with plenty of room for the 9 adults that were in my group, in a beautiful wooded (snowy) setting, close to skiing. Everything in the house was clean, organized, and made for a carefree trip. Aside from the house itself, I couldn't have been more pleased with my interactions with the homeowners. I would and will be staying here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
87 Miles
Burlington International Airport
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Green Mountain National Golf Course
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Amtrak Station Rutland
Nearest Ski
8 Miles
Killington and Pico Mountains
Car: necessary

Killington is the home to two ski resorts - Killington and Pico. Killington Ski Resort is the largest ski area in the Eastern United States. Throughout the year, visitors can enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings and outdoor sporting activities, while still having access to great restaurants and nightlife.

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Rates & Availability

Killington House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $199
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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