TERRIFIC GETAWAY VERMONT HOUSE - COMFORT & CONVENIENCE. AUTUMN IN VT-SPECTACULAR

Joe and Lori Rapuano

Speaks english, italian
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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TERRIFIC GETAWAY VERMONT HOUSE - COMFORT & CONVENIENCE. AUTUMN IN VT-SPECTACULAR

West Wardsboro House Rental Photos and Description

2 restful bedrooms plus firm double futon , sleeps 5-6 people comfortably

Great for a family vacation or with your ski/riding buddies. On Route 100, in West Wardsboro village, just 4 quick miles (10 min) to Mount Snow and 10 miles (15 min) to Stratton's Sunbowl, 5 miles to Stratton Recreation area (ice skating and sledding hill), Stratton Pond hiking trails and Grout Pond for swimming, fishing or kayaking. Charming VT-style cabin with safe, easy parking. Well-equipped kitchen. Free Wi-Fi. Newest feature - gas log fireplace. Very close to West Wardsboro Market and Stratton-Arlington Rd. Last-minute renters are welcomed. Pet dog considered. Contact me for midweek or off-season rates.

Other attractions: Catamount XC trails and VT Vast snowmobile trails nearby. Less than 5 miles to Stratton Recreation Area (ice skating, sledding/tubing hill). Premier golf courses (Mount Snow, Stratton and Haystack) nearby. Also Sitzmark 9 hole golf course. Easy drive to Bromley Mountain Park/Zipline and Manchester outlet shopping. Townsend Dam and Jamaica State Park for swimming/fishing are nearby. Quick drive to Mountain View Cinemas in Dover, VT. and excellent restaurants (family to fine dining with recommendations available). Antiquing, art galleries, dogsledding, maple sugaring and delicious homemade pies are all nearby.

extra info: House has comfortable propane heat, gas log fireplace, gas stove and water heater. Smoke/CO2 and CO detectors throughout house for safety.

Coming Soon - new cell tower nearby for improved cell phone reception.

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Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Joe and Lori Rapuano (Owner)
Advertiser since 2007
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About Joe and Lori Rapuano

Vermonter's at heart!

Why Joe and Lori Rapuano chose West Wardsboro

Very convenient to get to Mount Snow and Stratton's Sunbowl lodge. Charming VT-style cabin is well-maintained.

What makes this house unique

Peace & quiet away from the ski lodge crowds yet only minutes away from restaurants and other attractions. Soothing babbling brook nearby and hiking/snowshoeing along logging trails in the woods behind my house.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights
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4.7
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Terrific Getaway Vermont House - Comfort & Convenience. Autumn in VT-spectacular
average rating of 4.6875 based on 16 reviews
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Terrific Getaway Vermont House - Comfort & Convenience. Autumn in VT-spectacular
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p168795
+1 -860 690-2746
West Wardsboro Mount Snow Area
5

Fantastic relaxing weekend getaway cabin

  • 5 of 5
We spent a summer weekend at this cozy, well-kept, fully furnished little cabin and enjoyed every minute! The cabin comes complete with a nearby babbling brook and wandering neighborhood chickens. The cabin was very clean and extremely comfortable. Overall it was very relaxing place to stay with lots of charm, and situated right in the Green Mountains just a stone's throw from Mt. Snow. We wandered into the nearby villages and grabbed a bite which was fun and delicious. I would highly recommend this property to anyone interested!
  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Terrific Getaway Vermont House - Comfort & Convenience. Autumn in VT-spectacular
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p168795
+1 -860 690-2746
West Wardsboro Mount Snow Area
5

Clean, relaxing, beautiful mountain cabin

  • 5 of 5
This is a fantastic little cabin in the heart of the Green Mountains just a stone's throw from Mt. Snow. The cabin is very well-kept, clean, and fully equipped for vacation activities. The owners are very responsive and attentive. There is a babbling brook just across the road and the neighbor's chickens were an added treat. We highly recommend this property! You won't regret it.
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Terrific Getaway Vermont House - Comfort & Convenience. Autumn in VT-spectacular
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p168795
+1 -860 690-2746
West Wardsboro Mount Snow Area
5

Great place to getaway from it all

  • 5 of 5
We just had a wonderful 5 day stay at Joe and Lori's cabin in West Wardsboro. We brought our 3 kids and our 2 dogs and there was plenty of room for everyone.
The cabin has a lot of character and we could tell that Joe, Lori and their kids put a lot of work into it to make it inviting and homelike. It is clean, well-kept and has all the comforts of home :)
Joe came by before we arrived to make sure everything was okay at the house and brought some fans because the weather was going to be warm.
We enjoyed going to Stratton Mt. and Mt. Snow to do some hiking, Grout Pond to go swimming and visit the flea market in Wilmington.
We definitely recommend their cabin to anyone who wants to get away, yet have all the comforts of home.
  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review! I was glad to meet and get to know your family a little bit. I hope that we stay in touch in the future.
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Terrific Getaway Vermont House - Comfort & Convenience. Autumn in VT-spectacular
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West Wardsboro Mount Snow Area
5

Perfect for a Winter Getaway

  • 5 of 5
This property was perfect for a winter weekend of skiing at Stratton! Joe (the owner) was very accommodating and helpful. We stayed for 2 nights with 6 adults and had plenty of room. The home was very clean and well-maintained. It was in a great location and easy to find. I read on another review that the wi-fi did not work, but we did not have this problem. Your phone will most likely not have service, but who doesn't love a weekend cut off from reality to relax?! There is a great TV with cable and lots of board games to keep you entertained. This would be a great place for kids also, as one of the bedrooms has 3 twin beds... what fun! Thank you to Joe and homeaway.com for a wonderful weekend!
  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Terrific Getaway Vermont House - Comfort & Convenience. Autumn in VT-spectacular
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p168795
+1 -860 690-2746
West Wardsboro Mount Snow Area
5

Charming, Cozy, close to everything you need. Perfect couple's/small family retreat.

Charming, Cozy, close to everything you need. Perfect couple's/small family retreat.
  • 5 of 5
My wife and I stayed here for a weekend of skiing at Mount Snow. We wanted to stay close to the mountain, but still have some seclusion from the mobs of people staying at the base lodges. Many of the "cabins/cottages" for rent in the area are astronomical in price and far more than you'd need for a couples retreat. Joe & Lori's Cabin was perfect, 5 minutes from Mt. Snow, 5 minutes from the general store/gas station, beautiful scenery and seclusion right on the main route with a background river permeating the silence of winter. The house was clean, warm, cozy and has a wonderful open floor-plan for the 1st floor living space. The owner's pictures don't come close to illustrating how remarkably nice this cabin is. Everything was in working order and the TV as well as the wifi worked perfectly. If following the directions from CT at night, it's easy to miss, so if you go over the 1 lane bridge, you've gone 5 houses too far. Another note is that while I did see plenty of people at Mt. Snow using cell phones, my network didn't get any service within 30 miles of this particular area. However, if this happens to you, you can connect your phone to the wifi at the house and use Skype for calls without having to bring a phone card for long distance on the land line. You won't want to leave this perfect get-away.
  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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West Wardsboro Mount Snow Area
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5

Great all around cabin

  • 5 of 5
This isn't the first time I have rented this property, winter ,spring and summer, it's a great location to get to both ski areas, fly fishing and all the outdoor actives my wife and I enjoy. The cabin is always in great shape prior to our arrival with all easy to follow instruction. My wife and I always have a great time and the owner is always helpful to ensure our stay is memorable. Thanks Joe looking forward to the next snow storm for some great skiing.
  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: recommended

Hugging the Dover Brook between Mount Snow and Stratton near the Stratton-Arlington Road. Close to Vermont VAST snowmobile trails and HuskyWorks.com dogsled rides. Near Grout Pond (swimming, fishing and kayaking) and the Stratton Trail (hiking and nature discovery). Reasonable distance to larger Somerset and Harriman Reservoirs. On scenic Rt 100 (motorcycle and bicycle heaven!) in the village of West Wardsboro, VT. Spectacular views of the Milky Way and meteor showers at night.

Other Activities: snowmobiling, snowshoeing, Catamount XC trail system, dogsled rides, sleigh rides, kayaking, and hiking.

Golf: Challenging Mt. Snow, Haystack and Stratton golf courses are all nearby.

Ski: Incredible skiing & snowboarding terrain at both Mt. Snow ( 4 quick miles from my ski house) and Stratton (10 easy miles from my ski house). Big Bromley and Magic Mountain are 35 minutes away. Okemo is 45 minutes away.

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Availability & Rates

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West Wardsboro House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Autumn
Sep 19 2014 - Nov 30 2014
2 night minimum stay
$95
From
$100
Fri,Sat
 
 
Columbus Day weekend
Oct 11 2014 - Oct 13 2014
3 night minimum stay
$370
Flat fee
 
 
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 27 2014 - Nov 30 2014
4 night minimum stay
$460
Flat fee
 
 
Non-Holiday- Winter season
Dec 1 2014 - Dec 18 2014
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$190
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Christmas/New Years
Dec 19 2014 - Jan 4 2015
4 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
MLK holiday
Jan 16 2015 - Jan 20 2015
4 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
Feb vacation
Feb 6 2015 - Feb 22 2015
4 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
Good Friday weekend
Apr 2 2015 - Apr 5 2015
3 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
Spring vacation
Apr 10 2015 - Apr 19 2015
3 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$85
From
$90
Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Cleaning fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%
Notes Add $80 for large groups and $100 for holiday weekends, weekdays and school vacation periods (except specifically stated holiday price like Columbus Day weekend). Rates are subject to change based on special circumstances, including but not limited to extra snowplowing and excess utility charges. Damage fee(varies) and cleaning fee ($75) deducted from security deposit if owner deems it necessary.
I require a separate, refundable $300 security deposit for weekend rentals. The rental payment amount is due with the security deposit at time of booking unless a special arrangement is made between owner and guest. Rental payment will not be refunded due to a 'last minute' cancellation by renters.
Payment Methods accepted: check or PayPal.
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Amenities

Amenities

West Wardsboro House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , updated fixtures
  • Terrific water pressure for showers.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single
  • Excellent mattresses and pillows. Excellent double-size futon as well. Warm bed comforters (plus several electric mattress pads and blankets) and pillows provided. Please bring your own bedsheets & towels.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Shed
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Plenty of safe, convenient parking space. 2WD vehicle is fine on driveway. Great views of Milky Way, constellations and shooting stars at night. Outside activities include horseshoe set and a campfire pit. Picnic table and chairs on front porch. Free WiFi access available at the house. Coming Soon - cell phone tower nearby.
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