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Adventure to the mountains of New Hampshire at a fantastic mountain escape!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,020 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Birch Hollow is your mountain retreat with all of the creature comforts of home. A two-story, two bedroom, one bath, located in the heart of the White Mountains, in the quaint town of Jackson, New Hampshire.

Birch Hollow is located in historic Jackson, NH, walking distance to the Jackson Village, Jackson Falls and Ellis River. Birch Hollow is in the heart of activities that will make everyone happy!

Canoe down the Saco River during New England's warm summer days or take a ride on the Conway Scenic Railway. Golfers will enjoy the links at Wentworth Golf Club and Eagle Moutain House Golf Club in Jackson. Take the kids to spend the day at Story Land, an amusement park where fairy tales come alive or splash around at Kahuna Laguna, North Conway's indoor waterpark.

Come autumn, Birch Hollow is located in the heart of fall foliage. Stroll around Jackson to see its famous "pumpkin people" displays or drive the scenic Kancamagus Highway.

Winter in the White Mountains is a skier's delight. Nordic skiers will love having 150km of trails at JacksonXC, touted "the finest cross country ski trails in the Eastern United States", less than a half mile from their front door. Birch Hollow is also conveniently located to a number of ski resorts for those looking to ski or snowboard. Nearby Nestlenook offers ice skating and sleigh rides for the family in a picturesque New England setting.

Adventure seekers have access to Tuckerman Ravine on Mount Washington. Easy access to the Mt. Washington Auto Road in the summer.

No matter what the season, guests at Birch Hollow can spend the day shopping at Settler's Green or enjoy a relaxing massage at nearby Cutoff Salon and Day Spa. The White Mountains offer four seasons of activities.

Please note; on 2 night Minimums a cleaning fee of $100.00 will be charged. Any stays of 3 nights or more the cleaning fee will be waved.

More Details

Owner
Joyce or Bob
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
November 15, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
114 Miles
Manchester NH
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Shannon Door
Nearest Golf
0.4 Miles
Wentworth Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Shannon Door
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Attitash
Car: necessary

Amenities

Jackson Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1020 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Sofa with double bed in living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

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Adventure to the mountains of New Hampshire at a fantastic mountain escape!
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 33 reviews
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Not the private getaway we were expecting

  • 2 of 5

Our stay at Birch Hollow was not what we were expecting. First of all, the cottage is on the same lot as the owners', within feet of their house. Not the private mountain getaway that was advertised. We have more privacy at home. Also, the owners were having their driveway dug up, so we had construction noise the entire time. We ended up leaving early. We understand things happen, but it would have been nice if they offered us a discounted rate for the inconvenience on their part. The house itself was clean and well stocked, but tight. They allow dogs, but not on any furniture (couch, beds etc). Had we known this, we would have brought beds or crates for them to sleep in. Overall, this was not the vacation we were looking forward to. Hopefully this information is helpful for others.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kristen, We are sorry that your stay was not what you were expecting. We did have some necessary work done on the water line to the property. I did not get any indication when talking to you that you were upset. I apologize for not noticing that. We are pet friendly and have a gated area in the cottage for the pets when they are left alone. For all of our guests both with and without dogs we want the cottage and furnishings to stay as nice as possible. We do appreciate your feedback on your stay and will review all of our guest policies. Thanks, Bob & Joyce
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Quaint and very cozy, but not comfortable for more than 3 people

  • 3 of 5

Really cute cottage but not suitable for more than 3 guests. One bedroom accommodated 2 comfortably but second bedroom had the most uncomfortable wobbly bed I've ever slept in! Living room only seated three.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, welcoming, clean and cozy! Highly recommend this home to others!

  • 5 of 5

Spent the weekend hiking, exploring gorges and overlooks and spent evenings relaxing in the cabin. Perfect weekend.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The 4 C's - Cute! Convenient! Clean! Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Adorable place!! So cozy and very clean. "Welcome Goodies" from owners on table when we got there. Also a very convenient location to attractions in area. Directly across the street from great little Irish pub. Couldn't have been more perfect! We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great getaway close to all the wonders of the White Mountains

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four had a great stay, using the cozy house as a base for a week of hiking and adventures in the White Mountains. Bob and Joyce were very welcoming and had great recommendations for things to do. The kids loved the small playground and campfire.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We will be back!

  • 5 of 5

My fiancé, my self, our German Shepherd, my sister and her boyfriend all stayed there this past weekend. We all LOVED it. The beds were very comfortable, rooms were decent size, kitchen was well equipped with the essentials. Plenty of towels and extra blankets. There was a cute fire pit and a lovely little deck, perfect place for morning coffee.

The ONLY cons: there is quite a bit of traffic outside of the house. We live close to the highway at home so this didn't really bother us, but it could irk others.

And the wifi was pretty sketchy. That didn't matter much because we didn't come up to stay on our phones/ipads but we did order the Mayweather & McGregor fight on our ipad and weren't able to connect, we had to use our data instead. Oh well.

There is a guest book on the table and we combed through that to find good places to see and eat. I suggest anyone who stays here looking for things to do does the same! The White Mountains is an absolutely BEAUTIFUL place and this little house puts you in such a convenient location to SOOO many attractions.

Joyce and Bob are so nice and helpful. Perfect hosts. We will absolutely come here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Pet Fee $15
Tax Rate 9.0%

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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