PERFECT SECLUDED FOREST GETAWAY & CONVENIENT TO TOWN

Peter

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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5 Bedroom, 4 Bath By A Brook In The Woods With All The Amenities (not A Cabin!)

Tucked into the woods on a back road, with a babbling brook running alongside it, this house offers seclusion, serenity, and a respite from everyday life. But while it may be rustic, it's also a proper house, and a stylish one at that -- the kind of mountain chalet Don Draper would have used to escape the pressures of Madison Avenue. Built in the 1960s, its architectural flair is still apparent, even as it's been updated with new furnishings and amenities. This is not a cabin but a true vacation house, built for year-round use.

Rising through the center, a roaring fireplace faces the open-plan main floor. The living room has a large L-shaped couch and two very comfy armchairs. Beyond that is a table and club chairs for card games, framed by towering windows that rise two floors up to the vaulted ceiling and overlook the forest and the brook -- a beautiful view and a source of ample natural light.

The dining table expands to seat ten and also has an expansive view of the surrounding woods. The adjoining kitchen boasts modern fixtures, a full-size fridge, two ovens, a range and a microwave, making it a very functional cooking space. All the cookware you'll need to prepare a feast is here for you -- there's even a fondue set. On this floor you'll also find a full bathroom and a bedroom with two twin beds. Cable TV, a DVD player, a stereo system with surround-sound speakers, wireless internet and firewood are all included.

A floating staircase leads to the upper floor, where you'll find two bedrooms, each with a queen-size bed. One of these bedrooms has its own private deck with a soaring view of the forest. There are two full bathrooms, one with a shower and skylight, the other with an extra-deep soaking tub -- the perfect place to lounge after a long day of hiking or skiing.

The lower floor was added in the 1980s, and they actually lifted the entire house to build it, so it's not a finished basement but an actual floor of the house with windows that overlook the brook. This is a great place for the kids to play -- it's fully carpeted, has cable TV, DVD, and a washer and dryer. There are two bedrooms on this floor, one with a set of bunk beds, the other with a super-comfy queen.

In all of these bedrooms, you'll sleep like a baby. The house is located on a seldom-used street, and nights up here are silent and dark, save for the crickets and the dazzling display of stars. If you're visiting from the city, you'll be amazed at the wonders this does for your slumber.

Our family built this house, and we've taken extremely good care of it. All appliances and fixtures are in excellent condition, and it's impeccably maintained. Should you have any issues during your stay, its owners live nearby. It's a fabulous space that offers a rustic mountain getaway with all the conveniences you could ask for.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Peter (Owner)
Advertiser since 2012
Speaks english

About Peter

For the past half century, this house has been shared and cared for by our extended family. We're from Massachusetts and would drive up every weekend, all winter long, to stay here and ski together: brothers, sisters, cousins, aunts, uncles, mothers, fathers and grandparents.

Peter purchased this house in 1961

Why Peter chose North Conway

In 1961, when my grandparents built this place, skiing was still considered a fairly eccentric activity to devote so much time to, but we're very glad they did. Today, it sits in the midst of the region's best ski resorts, as well as a range of spectacular hiking, camping and swimming spots.

What makes this house unique

It's hard to choose one thing about this house that makes it so unique -- the expansive views of its gorgeous surroundings, of course, and its classic modern design. And it's location is unbeatable, set in such a secluded environment yet only a short walk or drive from town and so many outdoor activities.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Perfect Secluded Forest Getaway & Convenient to Town
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North Conway White Mountains
5

Love this house!

  • 5 of 5
This home was so perfect for our family trip to North Conway. The home is beyond beautiful and we couldn't stop saying all weekend how great it was. The location couldn't be better with downtown North Conway down the street. The deck overlooked a beautiful wooded backyard with a stream that was picture perfect. If you want to cook for a crowd there was a double oven and a stove and a table big enough for everyone. We took the downstairs bedroom and had a nice large bath and our own family room which gave us privacy. There were so many other bedrooms that everyone felt they had that same privacy. The open floor plan in the first floor was so large that it is a wonderful gathering place. I would highly recommend this home for anyone looking for a spectacular place to stay in wonderful North Conway. We have stayed in North Conway many times but this was by far the best place we have ever stayed.
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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North Conway White Mountains
5

Winter Break 2014

  • 5 of 5
This home has an amazing view. The picture windows that over look Cranmore... beautiful. You can see the fireworks from the balcony. It's almost like being in a tree house, but warmer. The kids had plenty of space. We traveled with another family and had different age groups, but there was still plenty of room. The fireplace is large I found it to be a great place to warm up and have a glass of wine and read a book after a long day on the mountain. We found it very convenient and were able to ski early, miss the lines, and go back for some late afternoon/night skiing. (Season passes are the way to go!!) I would definitely stay here again. Peter will be doing some updating this year and I am sure it will only add to the overall atmosphere.
  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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5

Beautiful Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5
We recently went away to North Conway for a long weekend with our family of 4 and another family of 4. What a wonderful vacation home this was! It is a beautiful home in a secluded wooded location, but very close to town. We had plenty of room for everyone and everything was very tastefully decorated. We felt right at home and enjoyed cooking in the well provisioned kitchen and enjoyed evenings in front of the fireplace. During the day we had a short drive to many of the local attractions. This is definitely a location for a repeat trip!
  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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North Conway White Mountains
Hingham, MA
5

Fall Weekend Away

  • 5 of 5
We had wonderful stay in this lovely home. The description of the house perfectly matched our expectations when we arrived. We enjoyed this home with another family and it was a great place to unwind after a busy day at Storyland. The kids had their own living room where they could play and watch a movie while we sat by the fire in the main living area and relaxed. The owner was always very prompt in responding to all of my questions. I would definitely recommend this property to anyone looking for a place to relax with friends and family at any time of the year. We would love to come back and visit again soon.
  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Conway White Mountains
Gloucester
5

Weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at this home for a weekend getaway. The house is great very large with plenty of sleeping arrangements. The location is surprisingly close to the main drag In North Conway. The owner was excellent to work with and was very quick responding to any questions I had.
  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Conway White Mountains
Quincy, MA
5

August vacation

  • 5 of 5
Perfect place for our family of two adults and 4 children. There was a ton of space and an open floor plan that we really like. There were more than enough bathrooms and showers! We were able to find everything we needed. The location was great, very close to all the restaurants, shops and great bike paths. It was a quiet location but still close to everything. About an hour to whitewater rafting in Maine and 20 minutes from the Kancamagus. Perfect!
  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Portland International Jetport
Nearest Train
70 Miles
Dover, NH
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Route 16 / 302
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Cranmore, Attitash, Wildcat
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
North Conway Country Club
Car: recommended

The White Mountain National Forest is the most breathtakingly scenic part of New Hampshire, and North Conway is without a doubt the best jumping-off point to experience its excellent hiking, skiing, swimming, and other outdoor activities.

The charming town center runs along a main street lined with restaurants, bars, and shops, past a historic railroad depot that still services the Conway Scenic Railway, which you can ride deep into the mountain passes. The granite cliffs of Cathedral and White Horse ledges can be seen to the west, and Mt. Washington, the tallest mountain on the East Coast, provides a dramatic and towering backdrop to it all.

The stunning natural beauty that surrounds this area is truly without equal in northern New England. In winter, hit the slopes at one of the area's many ski resorts, good for all ability levels. During summer, plunge into Diana's Baths, a secluded series of cascades and crystalline swimming holes, or go tubing or kayaking down the Saco River. Hike the Presidential Range -- from the highest peaks you can see all the way to New York's Adirondack mountains to the west and the shimmering Atlantic coast to the east. Visit in the fall to experience the region's famous, unrivaled display of foliage. Virtually every outdoor activity is at your doorstep: camping, fishing, birdwatching, golf, tennis, show-shoeing -- you name it.

North Conway also has the widest selection of shopping and eating options in the region: everything from antique shops to general stores to brand-name outlets. Sales tax? Not here in New Hampshire!

It's hard to imagine a more scenically beautiful, conveniently located spot than North Conway. The easy-going historic town center is just about a mile from the rental house -- close enough that you could walk there in minutes, but far enough away that you'd never even know it was there while you're lounging on the back deck overlooking the forest and babbling brook. Best of both worlds.

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Availability & Rates

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North Conway House Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$350
From
$400
Fri,Sat
$7,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes Holiday night rate - $400
6 night rate - $2,000
7 night rate - $2,200


*$150 standard cleaning fee applies to all stays.

*There is a 6 night minimum stay from January to May.
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Amenities

Amenities

North Conway House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Upper-Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Main Floor Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Lower-Floor Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Upper-Floor Bathroom - toilet , tub
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Main Floor Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    Upper-Floor Bedroom - 1 queen
    Upper-Floor Bedroom - 1 queen
    Lower-Floor Queen Bedroom - 1 queen
    Lower-Floor Bunk Bedroom - 2 bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • Video Library ...
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • bird watching
  • miniature golf
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • skiing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • hunting
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • cross country skiing
  • rock climbing
  • kayaking
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