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Killington Region & Okemo Valley - Sleeps 19!

Sleeps19
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Space 5,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

7 Bedrooms, 5.5 Baths, sleeps 19 (10 min to Skyeship, 15 min to Jackson Gore)

This historic 1840’s house has undergone a COMPLETE gut renovation and combines modern amenities with streamlined country tradition. The perfect getaway for city slickers who want to have comfort within their country retreat.

This 4700 square foot lofty beauty sleeps 19 in 6 separate bedrooms and a sleep loft. The breakdown of beds is listed below.

BR #

1: 2 single beds

2: 2 single beds

3: full size bed and one single bed

4: full size bed

5: full size bed and one single bed

6: king size bed and one single bed

Sleeping Loft: 8 single beds and 1 full sized bed

Second floor living room with flat screen HDTV, cable and WiFi, DVD/sound system and electric fireplace. ADDITIONAL loft living room with cable TV, DVD, stereo and pull out love seat and many board games. There is a whole-house sound system for your smart phone.

Large bathroom on 2nd floor has a steamer shower which holds 5-6; 5 ½ total bathrooms with all showers custom made and tiled and accented with plush white large Egyptian towels.

Seating and table settings for all in the dining room. We have work with several talented private chefs who are available if desired for a special meal, or even all of your meals during your stay. We serve farm-to-table seasonal fare that showcases Vermont's glorious food scene. Please let us know if you are interested in a catering quote.

The chef's kitchen features stainless steel appliances including dishwasher, 6 burner range, stackable convection oven, granite counter tops, microwave, 2 refrigerators, small freezer, ice maker, instant hot water machine and a highly filtered water system, as well as in-house washer and dryer. The kitchen is fully equipped to make cooking for a large group a breeze.

There is a separate yoga room, with yoga mats and props (blankets, blocks, et al.) for up to 28 people. Could also be used as a rehearsal space, or for conferences, etc.

Tastefully furnished and decorated with antiques, plants and simple, soothing palates. A no-doily rental ;-)

Pets are okay with pet cleaning fee. All beds, linens, towels are BRAND NEW.

15 minutes to Okemo, 10 to Killington Skyeship Gondola.

Recent improvements include complete weatherization and conversion to solar power for electricity. Good Commons is now a property that only relies upon fossil fuels for 10% of all electrical, heating and cooling needs. Central air has been added to the sleeping areas, and a new hot tub was installed in the spring of 2016.

More pictures available upon request. This lovingly restored gem is perfect for families, a large group of friends or even a retreat group. Endless activities are at your fingertips, and the beauty and serenity of Vermont is at your doorstep.

More Details

Property Manager
Mary Camilleri
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

About Mary Camilleri

I was raised on a dairy farm in rural Illinois and began doing back flips off the stereo when I was two. Before I could read a novel, I was doing full tumbling passes across the floor of a gymnastics class. Soon, I became Jr. National Champion for the United States Acrogymnastics Federation for mixed pairs — think Cirque de Soleil packed with a cast of overactive children. My childhood dream came true when I was cast in the role of Rumpleteazer in Cats on Broadway. After Broadway, I directed and choreographed many shows regionally and off Broadway, and I served as a choreographer for five seasons at Vermont’s famed Weston Playhouse where my love affair with The Green Mountain State began in 1999. Suffice it to say, I was on a pretty short ladder to theatrical success when suddenly everything changed. I had a new inspiration…

In 2003, I awoke from a dream with a powerful sense of urgency.

“You will open a center…”

This mantra was echoing in my head as I rubbed my eyes, and it wasn’t going to fade…

Mid year 2006, I traveled to Vermont to watch my best friend perform at the Weston Playhouse and saw the real estate listing for what would eventually become Good Commons. The walls of this old general store/home hadn’t seen a family live through a Vermont winter in over 25 years! But from first view, I knew it held outstanding potential, and the initial shell of Good Commons satisfied my dream list for what I thought that “center” meant for me.

My childhood dream came true when I made my very first entrance on Broadway in 1998. The dream I was only able discover as an adult comes true around me at Good Commons every day.

There have been many angels that have helped turn this old building into a beautiful home for relaxation, rejuvenation and a rockin’ good time. I am grateful that they have joined me in my dream, and I look forward to meeting you in it as well.

Mary Camilleri purchased this house in 2007

Amenities

Plymouth House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 19
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Security System
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 25 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 19
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 7 - 1 double , 8 twin/ single
  • No bunk beds anywhere, all Twin/Singles are on the floor. Additional double sized daybed in the third floor loft (Bedroom 7) living room. All beds feature memory foam mattresses.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Sauna ...
  • Steam Shower
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
Outdoor fire pit (may not be available in the winter). Firewood provided. Onsite yoga classes, massage services, hiking and skiing or snowshoeing guides are available upon request.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.909091 based on 11 reviews
5

Awesome space

  • 5 of 5

Everything from the kindness and organization of the owner to the impressive features of the house worked to improve our stay. I would definitely recommend this house to anyone with a good sized group as it is built to handle large groups. We had a great time!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Ben for bringing your friends to Good Commons! We are so happy to hear that you had a wonderful time on your HS graduation trip. You were a wonderful and respectful group to work with - and it's a pleasure for us to host such a young group that understands generosity, respect, kindness and thoughtfulness.
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5

Such a great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We had 18 people and two dogs at this house. The set up was perfect. The hot tub was clean and easy to use. We also loved going to the pub right next door for live music. I would highly highly recommend good commons !

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Spot for a Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We were celebrating a college reunion and the Good Commons was absolutely perfect. The house is very spacious, 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms was key for a group of 20. The house is labeled EVERYWHERE which made it impossibly easy to find everything. The hottub was perfect to ease our muscles after our skiing up at Killington. There is a great pub across the street and a ton of great restaurants/attractions within 10-15 min of the house. We hope to be back soon!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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great property

  • 4 of 5

This home was rented for a weekend retreat to disconnect to reconnect. It accommodated 13 people very well. The outter appearance of the home can use some upgrading, however once inside this cabin style home is enormous. It felt like a maze, each door led to a different area of the home. Our favorite space was the kitchen, it was equipped with everything a cook could ever want and need. The furniture in the home is outdated but it fits the style of the home. The bedrooms were well kept, the beds were very comfortable. Our overall experience was a memorable one, the home had its way of connecting 13 individual souls to have an enriching experience. Btw I definitely recommend yoga, we had Ladda as an instructor. She paid attention to our individual needs. She was amazing.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Alina! We so glad that your group enjoyed Good Commons, Ladda's class, and that you found the true essence of the home. It is a place that was built for people to reconnect with themselves, with their friends, and their families. We hope you want to come back some time!
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5

Best house for skiing!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at this place with 9 friends for 3 nights. I loved the house. It had everything we wanted, including a hot tub, a fireplace, and a grill. The house is huge and clean. I would definitely come back for my next ski trip.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Tom! We would be happy to have your group back any time. Your group was very respectful of the property and we enjoyed working with you on this booking.
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5

Fantastic rental in a prime location

  • 5 of 5

We've done a group trip for 5 years now and this house we will seriously consider renting again. Location is right between Okemo and Killington which allowed us two great mountains to ski. The house is very spacious and even with a group of 16 we never felt crowded in the least bit. We were able to set up both a yoga and massage appointments at the house from the property renters which game plenty of options for those in our group that did not ski. The only down part was having to leave a night early because of an incoming snow storm the next day!!

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Courtney and Sean! We truly enjoyed working with your group and hope to welcome you back to Good Commons next winter too!
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Killington Resort
"The slopes of Killington are a short drive from us. This ski area has it all, from beginner..."
Long Trail Brewing Company
"Vermonts greatest micro-brewery and restaurant is only 10 minutes away!"
Okemo Mountain Resort
"The east coast's finest family resort is only a 15 minute drive from the house. "
Woodstock
"Explore this iconic New England Village, with everything from it's 1800's general store to B..."
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Rutland Regional
Nearest Barpub
9 Miles
Long Trail Brewery
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Killington Resort, Green Mtn National & Okemo
Nearest Train
23 Miles
Amtrak, Rutland, VT
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Route 89 North/South
Nearest Restaurant
9 Miles
Long Trail Brewery
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Killington Resort & Okemo Resort
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Camp Plymouth State Park
Car: necessary

Other Activities: shopping, antiquing, kayaking, snowmobiling, boating, wildlife viewing, spa, hiking, skiing/snowboarding, snowshoeing

Ski:

www.killington.com

www.okemo.com

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Rates & Availability

Plymouth House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
May 22 2017 - Jul 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$550
From
$920
Thu,Fri,Sat
$4,200
 
 
Summer Sale Weekend
Jul 27 2017 - Jul 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
Summer 2017
Jul 31 2017 - Aug 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$550
From
$920
Thu,Fri,Sat
$4,200
 
 
Labor Day 2017
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$600
From
$1,200
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$5,200
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 7 2017 - Oct 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
$550
From
$920
Thu,Fri,Sat
$4,200
 
 
Thanksgiving World Cup
Nov 20 2017 - Nov 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$1,200
$6,300
 
 
Christmas New Years 2017
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$1,300
$7,275
 
 
Slow Weekend
Jan 4 2018 - Jan 8 2018
2 night minimum stay
$795
$3,200
 
 
MLK Weekend
Jan 11 2018 - Jan 14 2018
3 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
Presidents Weekend
Feb 15 2018 - Feb 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
Presidents Week
Feb 19 2018 - Feb 22 2018
3 night minimum stay
$925
 
 
Spring 2018
Mar 19 2018 - May 20 2018
2 night minimum stay
$450
From
$750
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,750
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$600
From
$985
Thu,Fri,Sat
$4,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Protection $99
Pet fee $100
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 9.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Rates INCLUDE cleaning, linens and towels. Pet Fee will be $150 if manager is not notified in advance of any pet guests, otherwise the Pet Fee is $100. Please also note that our standard payment schedule is $800 + $99 property damage protection policy due to confirm the booking. The balance will be divided into two equal payments. The first one will be due 60 days prior to check in, and the second one will be due 30 days prior to check in.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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