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4 Bedroom Ski Home. Cozy custom solar home with radiant heat, fireplace, hot tub

Carrabassett Valley, ME, USA
  • Chateau / Country House1600 sqft
  • Bedrooms4
  • Sleeps10
  • Bathrooms3
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum StayNone

Sleeps up to 12, hot tub, fireplace, mountain view, free shuttle, close to mtn.

Sugarloaf USA single family ski home on winter shuttle route with 360 degree mountain views. Solar hot water, super-insulated, radiant heat, fireplace, hot tub on deck, barbecue, cable, stereo, fully furnished, ski locker, washer/dryer wireless internet.

Sleeps up to twelve.

Located on the second fairway of one of the top rated public golf courses in the country.

Winter shuttle takes you right to the lifts or to the village at night. View the slopes from the living room. Best skiing in the East.

Shared Ski Season Availability: We would like to find a party to split the ski season with us with alternating weeks/weekends available.

We like to reserve New Year's and Reggae Weekend, but the rest of the dates are negotiable through the season.

In a shared seasonal arrangement we would have a base rent and split the utilities.

We are only interested in renting to mature and quiet groups and families. This property can accommodate a large group, but we will not rent to large groups as a party house. The rental agreement has strict stipulations on noise, smoking and curfews. If you are interested in hosting a wild party, please find a different listing.

Apartment: Note that there is a separate apartment on the lower level which may be occupied by ourselves, family or friends independently of the main house. It has a separate entrance. The main rental unit has exclusive access to deck and hot tub.


Jack Farrell

Member Since 2008
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within one day
Calendar last updated:
Jan 31, 2018
About Jack Farrell

I am a ski instructor at the mountain and come up nearly every week. When the house is rented we stay in the apartment on the lower level and you have the house and hot tub to yourself. Our family and friends helped us build this place in 2006. We enjoy it every ski season on special weekends with friends and music. We make it available to others from time to time. Join us at the ski school or on the hill at Sugarloaf, the finest mountain in the East.

Jack Farrell purchased this Chateau / Country House in 2006

Why Jack Farrell chose Carrabassett Valley

The view, the quiet and the convenience of being close to the mountain. The fireplace. The shuttle access. It's cozy and fun, and really feels like a ski house. Our son even provided a renovated chairlift as a love seat. The hot tub. This is an original sustainable home with super insulation and solar hot water.

What makes this Chateau / Country House unique

Versatility, many options for different groups/arrangements. Watch the groomers make tomorrow's snow perfect while you enjoy the hot tub.


    • Internet
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Hot Tub
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
      • Bedroom 1
        2 twin/ single
      • Bedroom 2
        1 queen
      • Bedroom 3
        1 queen
      • Bedroom 4
        1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon, w/bunk and couch for four adults, and two children total
      • Sleeps up to 12 if all doubles and bunks are fully occupied and couches in living room are used.


      • 3 Bathrooms
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, shower
      • Bathroom 2
        toilet, combination tub/shower
      • Bathroom 3
        toilet, combination tub/shower

        Location Type

          • Golf Course Front
          • Mountain
            Largest ski mountain east of the Rockies
          • Mountain View
            See the entire mountain from the living room window. Watch the groomers at night.
          • Resort
            The house is on the resort shuttle route, available every day during ski season. Park your car and enjoy the ride.


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities


                  • Guests provide their own meals


                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace
                      • Firewood
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet


                          • Lobster Pot
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Freezer
                          • Grill
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster


                              • Dining Area
                              • comfy seating for 8 people


                                  • Books
                                  • DVD Player
                                  • Games
                                  • Satellite / Cable
                                  • Stereo
                                  • Television
                                  • VCR


                                      • Binoculars
                                      • Deck / Patio
                                      • Golf
                                      • Outdoor Grill
                                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                                      • Tennis
                                      • Wood Deck


                                          • Low Allergen Environment
                                          • suitable for elderly or infirm
                                          • wheelchair inaccessible

                                            Pool / Spa

                                              • Hot Tub
                                              • Outdoor Hot Tub


                                                  • autumn foliage
                                                  • forests
                                                  • library
                                                  • pond
                                                  • recreation center
                                                  • restaurants
                                                  • waterfalls

                                                    Leisure Activities

                                                      • bird watching
                                                      • eco tourism
                                                      • photography
                                                      • scenic drives
                                                      • sight seeing
                                                      • sledding
                                                      • walking

                                                        Local Services & Businesses

                                                          • ATM/bank
                                                          • Babysitter
                                                          • fitness center
                                                          • groceries
                                                          • laundromat
                                                          • massage therapist
                                                          • medical services

                                                            Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                              • mountain biking
                                                              • cycling
                                                              • fly fishing
                                                              • freshwater fishing
                                                              • golf
                                                              • golf privileges optional
                                                              • hiking
                                                              • hunting
                                                              • ice skating
                                                              • fishing
                                                              • mountain climbing
                                                              • mountaineering
                                                              • rafting
                                                              • ski privileges optional
                                                              • skiing
                                                              • swimming
                                                              • tennis
                                                              • whitewater rafting

                                                                House Rules

                                                                Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                                Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                                Cancellation Policy

                                                                Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

                                                                9 Reviews


                                                                Latest reviews

                                                                Excellent location. Prime property.

                                                                Jan M.

                                                                The house was in excellent condition. The location world class. The amenities were in perfect.

                                                                Great Place!

                                                                Amanda H.Maine

                                                                We had a great weekend at the house. It is close to the mountain and on the shuttle route which made things easy. Very clean and comfortable house.

                                                                Gorgeous Mountain Home - Worth the Rental

                                                                Kelly ParrottNorth Hampton, NH

                                                                We stayed at this beautiful home for a week. It was very spacious and super comfortable. Kitchen is very big and has all the supplies you need to make a great meal. We hung out by the fire and enjoyed the hot tub every night. 3 bathrooms was very helpful and a Washer/Dryer was available if needed. Right on the shuttle route so very convenient -- we didn't drive our call all week. Pictures online do not do the home justice -- much, much nicer than we expected. Beautiful craftsmanship throughout the home. Owners were very responsive and easy to deal with. Would definitely rent again and recommend highly!

                                                                Wonderful Stay, A++

                                                                Patrick A.Boston, MA

                                                                Stayed at this beautiful and spacious property for NYE weekend. Very very spacious with plenty of room for 10 adults. Beds incredibly comfortable, kitchen spacious with enough room to cook/make snacks. Came stocked with all essentials needed for a ski weekend (plenty of pots/pans/serving ware). Three full bathrooms was terrific to have, and there was plenty of hot water for everyone in our group to shower/bath.

                                                                The living room has awesome views of the mountain and a high celling giving a very open and spacious feel to the home. The deck wasn't utilized too much by our group (full of fresh powder!!) but the hot tub was a hit, and offered some nice "ahh" time after the slopes. The Vermont Castings wood stove was great and kept us all warm (a little too warm for some in our group!).

                                                                Overall will definitely look to contact Jack again for a future rental. Had a great time and really enjoyed the property. I almost want to keep it a secret how great this place is, but alas gotta share the love!

                                                                Great Property

                                                                Matt A.

                                                                This is a beautiful property and the VRBO pictures do not do it justice. Our group of four adults and three small children had plenty of room and were extremely comfortable during our stay. It was clean and well equipped upon arrival and Jack was very responsive to the few questions we had during the week. The shuttle bus stops at the end of the driveway and takes you right to the Sugarloaf base lodge in a five minute drive; VERY convenient!! We will definately be back. Thanks Jack for a great week.

                                                                We Love the Loaf

                                                                Gaylene M.Portland, Maine

                                                                Accomodations were great. Terrific location. Loved the hot tub and fireplace. Home easily accomodated 3 families with children. Everyone had a place to sleep. Will rent again if available. Amazing home with quality construction. Thanks for the great stay Jack & Julie.


                                                                Carrabassett Valley, ME, USA

                                                                Located between the golf course and the mountain at Sugarloaf/USA. All-season resort with the best skiing in the East and one of the top rated public golf courses in the country. Close to Appalachian Trail and great fishing. Golf: Top rated wilderness golf course Ski: Ski at Sugarloaf, the largest and best ski area in the East.

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                                                                Prefer families and quiet mature groups. I do not rent to loud and rowdy groups or to smokers. Quiet hours are enforced 11 pm to 7 am. Failure to observe these conditions will result in immediate termination.

                                                                9 Reviews
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