COZY 'CARMEL COTTAGE' NEAR JAY PEAK, VT

Jim and Linda Cunningham

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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COZY 'CARMEL COTTAGE' NEAR JAY PEAK, VT

Jay Peak Cottage Rental Photos and Description

On private, dead-end, road, 1 bedroom, sleeps 5, fully furnished.

Note: If the availability calendar shows your dates as taken, ask about our other rental.

1st floor: Large living room with Futon sofa, 2 recliners, TV, DVD player, very efficient wood stove (cordwood provided) and traditional, red brick chimney. Eat-in kitchen with propane stove, refrigerator with automatic ice maker/crusher, coffee machine, microwave, all cooking and eating utensils. Propane backup heat. Private office/smoking parlor (smoking only in this room) with high speed internet. There is a wood room behind the chimney so you do not have to leave the cottage to fetch cordwood.

2nd floor: Bedroom walled with local pine boards with queen-size bed with room for cot, 6' closet. Roomy bathroom walled 100% with native cedar, with washer/dryer and bidet. Towels and linens/blankets provided. There is a roomy balcony with clothesline facing south brook.

Outdoors: 21 acres of woods, on private road ¼ mile from Route 100. Patio with gas grill, woodshed/car port (or park snowmobile there), wood-fired 6-person cedar Finnish sauna by brook.

Location: Just half mile to village store, near VAST trail and Jay Peak Resort. Hazen's Notch cross-country ski trails are nearby. Stowe is about 1 hour south on Rte 100 & Montreal is 2 hours north.

Secluded, 21 acres, Finnish sauna in yard near brook, ski-do onto VAST trail, near Jay Peak's skiing, golf, indoor water park, skating rink.

Close to Everything!: Ski-do right onto Vast trail. Great downhill ski/snowboard at Jay Peak (10 miles driving). Cross-country at Jay & Hazen's Notch (7 miles driving). Swimming/boating Lake Eden (12 miles) & Lake Memphremagog (15 miles). 18 hole golfing at Jay & Newport Country Club (15 miles). Canada is 10 miles north. Montreal is less than 2 hours driving. Stowe is 1 hour. Burlington is 90 minutes.

Area Highlights: Spectacular early autumn foliage. Good hunting (deer, moose, turkey) & stream & lake fishing. Antiquing.

Carmel Cottage is small, but cozy, heated by an efficient wood stove and/or propane heater. All the amenities of home are here. We are located in a rural area of woods and dairy farms. The Finnish sauna (clothing-optional) in the yard is on a brook for convenient dowsing between sweats, or just roll in the snow as others do!

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Events Allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Jim and Linda Cunningham (Owner)
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About Jim and Linda Cunningham

Photo: Linda & visiting bull moose calf.

I (Jim) & my wife, Linda were born in 1953 in Lynn & Westfield, Massachusetts. I graduated from U. Mass. (Amherst) with a BA in Early Christian Theology (Latin & Greek) and Linda graduated 1st in her class from Paier Art School in Hamden, CT. We married in 1979 and have raised 5 children. We enjoy our private, wooded location, do lots of gardening and keep chickens. We are spiritually minded (Catholics). We have always done things the simple, home way--home birth, home school, etc. We bake our own bread and raise as much of our own food as we can.

Jim and Linda Cunningham purchased this cottage in 1994

Why Jim and Linda Cunningham chose Jay Peak

After a kidney transplant gave me (Jim) a new lease on life in 1992, our family decided to move to the woods near Jay Peak to be close to nature and as independent as possible. We are the only residence on a 1.5 mile long road. Nature abounds here. Once a bull moose calf visited our garden for weeks.

What makes this cottage unique

We bought these 21 wooded acres for privacy, peace, quiet and independence. We built our home and the neighboring 'Carmel Cottage' from scratch. Now that our 5 children have grown up and are raising their own families, we are still developing, having just completed renovating the top storey of our house into our second vacation rental, 'Carmel Loft.'

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Pay with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

Cozy 'Carmel Cottage' near Jay Peak, VT
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
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Cozy 'Carmel Cottage' near Jay Peak, VT
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p226881
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Jay Peak Northeast Kingdom
4

THE Best of R & R Close to the Peak !

THE Best of R & R Close to the Peak !
  • 4 of 5
Woo hoo! What a clean, quiet and warm place to rest your head after a day at Jay Peak!

Thank you, thank you, thank you!

We certainly hope to be back and bring our Canadian friends with us. Be well, Jim & Linda. Till we meet again!
  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We always appreciate reviews!
business
Cozy 'Carmel Cottage' near Jay Peak, VT
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p226881
+1 8027446545
Jay Peak Northeast Kingdom
5

Perfect Location to Jay Peak

  • 5 of 5
Billy



Was lucky to have found the Loft on line. Much less expensive than any other accommodations in the area! Perfect location to Jay Peak—close enough to drive every day but far enough away to relax from the mountain every night.
Jim and Linda are very sweet and accommodating. I wish I had them for landlords when I was younger. I would recommend this location to anyone staying in the area and for certain, I’ll be back.
  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Burlington International
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Waterbury
Nearest Motorway
14 Miles
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Lake Eden
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Junction 101 Restaurant
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Jay Peak Resort
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Jay Peak Resort
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Junction 101 Restaurant
Car: necessary

Other Activities: Naturism

Ski: Closest downhill skiing/snowboarding is at Jay Peak Resort (10 miles driving). Within 1 hour: Owl's Head (Quebec), Smugglers Notch (Jeffersonville), Mt. Mansfield, etc. (Stowe).

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Photos

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Jay Peak Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Non-Winter
Apr 1 2014 - Nov 30 2014
2 night minimum stay
$138
$738
$1,155
 
 
Winter
Dec 1 2014 - Mar 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
$179
$866
$2,228
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $50
Tax Rate 9.0%
Notes See rates at our own site. We differ from this table because we have a cheaper per night rate for a 3-night stay and you only need to stay 6 nights to get our even cheaper weekly per night rate. For our cancellation policy, also see our own web site.
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Amenities

Amenities

Jay Peak Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1024 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking Off Street
  • Broadband Access
  • Sofa Bed
  • Linens Provided
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Living Room ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Stove ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet , washer/dryer in bathroom
  • Bathroom upstairs near bedroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Room 1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Bed is beside large window opening on balcony; brook nearby.
  • Sleep in queen bed by balcony looking up at stars, hearing the babbling brook
Entertainment:
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Books
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Shed
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only ...
  • Events Allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • library
  • nude beach
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • water parks
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • hospital
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • skiing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • hunting
  • snorkeling
  • water tubing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
Notes:
Sauna is wood-fired; OK to use Scandinavian style--au naturel.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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