WELL-FURNISHED DORSET VT HOUSE CONVENIENTLY LOCATED TO VT SKI AREAS

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Charles Billo

Speaks english, french, german, italian
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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WELL-FURNISHED DORSET VT HOUSE CONVENIENTLY LOCATED TO VT SKI AREAS

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4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 8

Late 18th century farmhouse on 3 acres with swim pond, separate barn, and 2-car garage. Located on a quiet hillside with panoramic views, but also only about 2 miles from Dorset village green and grocery shopping. The house is family-owned, fully furnished, and provides a variety of amenities, including well equipped kitchen, wood fireplace, dining area for up to 10 people, library, piano, satellite television/DVD, Internet/broadband, patio, picnic table, outdoor grill, and swimming pond. Central heating; washer/dryer. 16 miles to Bromley ski area, 35 miles to Stratton. Convenient to Albany NY International airport.

Dorset Vermont Area: Dorset is a quiet Vermont community offering a variety of sporting, entertainment, and cultural opportunities, summer and winter. The village has a summer theater, a public library, post office, and several established restaurants. Nearby Manchester, Vermont offers exceptional shopping in numerous outlet stores plus a diverse selection of outstanding restaurants. In addition, adventurers young and old can enjoy river rafting and challenging overnight camping experiences at locations such as the Merck Forest and Farmland in nearby Rupert, VT.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Charles Billo

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2007
Speaks english, french, german, italian
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Well-furnished Dorset VT house conveniently located to VT ski areas
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
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Well-furnished Dorset VT house conveniently located to VT ski areas
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p159046
Dorset Stratton and Bromley Ski Areas
Australia
5

Bliss, heaven and nirvana all rolled into one...

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
We arrived in the dark after a long day of travel, and arrived at this very special home. It put a massive smile on our faces! With secret stairs and attic style rooms, cosy fireplace and lounge, this is exactly the kind of home you seek from a holiday rental. The pictures in no way do it justice. We awoke the next morning to a snowy winter wonderland and spend our days watching the birds, playing in the snow, and enjoying the delights of dorset. The farmers market and local country store are a must... never have we discovered better bread or donuts!! An absolutely huge thankyou to Charles for his thoughtfulness and for the chancd to stay in a little bit of paradise. If we didn't live so far away we'd be back time and time again! An absolute gem.
business
Well-furnished Dorset VT house conveniently located to VT ski areas
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p159046
Dorset Stratton and Bromley Ski Areas
5

An Authentic Vermont Farmhouse

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
We just returned from our second stay at this wonderful antique farmhouse. The property has a clean and very cold pond behind the barn that kept our girls entertained for hours. The stream on the property complete with frogs was a hit too. The adults enjoyed relaxing on the patio and taking in the beautiful views of the mountains. The house itself is comfortable and inviting. There are plenty of towels and linens and the kitchen is well equipped for any sized meal. It is a great spot and we look forward to a return visit.
Helpful votes: 3/3
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Well-furnished Dorset VT house conveniently located to VT ski areas
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p159046
Dorset Stratton and Bromley Ski Areas
5

Excellent Time!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Feb 2012
We spent a short 4-night vacation in the house. The surroundings are beautiful. Even in the gloomy snow-less days of the 2012 winter we enjoyed the scenic views. The owners have installed many bird feeders on the property that let us to enjoy bird watching every morning during breakfast.

The house itself is very cozy and comfortable. It has all amenities and can easily accommodate two families. The heating did admirable job during the cold Vermont nights. We particularly appreciated the chance to relax in front of the booming fireplace after a whole day of skiing.

It is easy to reach the two main skiing locations around Manchester – Bromley and Stratton from the house.

If we have a chance, next winter we will be happy to be back.
Helpful votes: 3/3
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Well-furnished Dorset VT house conveniently located to VT ski areas
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p159046
Dorset Stratton and Bromley Ski Areas
Boston, MA
5

Country Stay

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
The property is spectacular and really allowed us to get away from it all. We used the very clean and cool swimming pond on a couple of blistering days, and also got to use the fireplace on a chilly rainy day. We particularly liked eating berries straight from the blueberry bush and watching all of the birds eat from the feeder. We've never seen so many hummingbirds in one place before! We were even lucky enough to see a buck jump the fence across the yard, before it caught sight of us and jumped right back over. I grew up in Vermont and this home is as about as authentic-Vermont as you can hope for. We loved it and look forward to returning next summer! Note that you probably won't be able to get cell phone service (we couldn't) but there's internet access and a landline to stay connected to the outside world if you need it!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 7/7
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Map

Nearest Airport
67 Miles
Albany International Airport
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Route 7 and Route 11/30
Car: recommended

Other Activities: fly fishing, canoeing, kayaking

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Availability & Rates

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Dorset House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Jan 2 - Apr 30
3 night minimum stay
$150
$980
$3,300
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$200
$980
$3,300
 

Additional information about rental rates

Professional cleaning $80.00
One half the total rent is due to secure the reservation with the balance due upon arrival at the property.
Tax Rate 9.0%
Notes Winter rates are negotiable, but there will be a surcharge to cover additional costs such as fuel oil, electricity, plowing, and other services.
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Amenities

Dorset House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Internet
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Firewood
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Piano
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Beach Towels
  • Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • forests
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • outlet shopping
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • equestrian events
  • skiing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • rafting
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • water tubing
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