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Cindi & Brett Croft

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Chicken Farmer I Still Love You.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Newbury Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Large Apartment 6 miles from Mount & Lake Sunapee

Your home away from home that is all about R&R and reconnecting with the outdoors. A spacious modern suite with all you need for a perfect get away. There is no TV so you can thoroughly enjoy the peace & quiet. We do have free wifi. Cell phone coverage is spotty. Enjoy your coffee or wine out on the deck listening to nature. We have a gorgeous secluded 25 acre wooded lot. Enjoy!

This suite was all built by Brett over 3 years; completed in 2011. All appliances are new full sized stainless steel. Soap stone corner sink. Granite counter. A dining table that seats 4. Linens are provided for short term guests. If you are staying longer than 2 weeks we do ask you provide your own linens (queen sized sheets & towels). We have plenty of blankets & quilts for both beds. The sofa pulls out easily & has a very comfortable larger mattress. The bathroom has a standup spacious glass corner shower with over head heater, light & fan. Washer & dryer are located in the bathroom. Please bring your own laundry soap. Just ask to use the BBQ grill (you'll need your own charcoal). The corner gas wood stove heats the space nicely.

We are in an outdoor paradise with all winter, summer, spring, and fall activities. Just 90 minutes from Boston, 45 minutes from the Manchester airport, 20 minutes from Colby Sawyer College in New London.

Summer is absolutely gorgeous in New England. Weather varies & frequently changes but can range from 50-80's. We do have a window unit air conditioner if needed. And there is a very large ceiling fan.

Fall leaf peeping is at it's best here in NH peeking around 2nd week of October (depending on the weather) and going for a long drive or hike is a must.

Winter adventure is all around as we are very close to skiing at Mt. Sunapee Resort, Ragged Mountain, Pats Peak, and Eastman Cross Country Center. We generally cross country ski the nearby snowmobile trails. You can snowshoe our property for some great exercise.

4 Wheel drive and or All wheel drive are highly recommended in this area. The house is located ~1 mile off the main road and is a very compact dirt road. The road is town maintained for snow plowing and sanding.

Keywords: Private Apartment, Secluded, Deep Woods, Granite Counters, Stainless Steel Appliances, Organic Mattress, Private Patio.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Cindi & Brett Croft (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

About Cindi & Brett Croft

Owned by Brett and Cindi Croft.

Cindi & Brett Croft purchased this apartment in 2006

Why Cindi & Brett Croft chose Lake Sunapee Area

We love living in the woods in NH. We came here for the clean air and the peace and quiet from SLC, Utah. At night the woods come alive with crickets, owls, and wildlife. There is something to be said for living closer to a lake and a ski resort than to a grocery store!

What makes this apartment unique

You might spot turkeys, fox, deer and moose on the property.

Get away from your busy life -- enjoy nature & relax.

The absence of a TV is intentional. We want people to experience a vacation away from media.

WIFI is free.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)
Chicken Farmer I Still Love You.
average rating of 4.869565 based on 23 reviews
5

Weekend at Craftsmen Craft Fair, Mt Sunapee Resort, New Hampshire

  • 5 of 5

Accommodations were as stated on VRBO website and more. All the comforts of home comfortable bed, loads of room, nicely decorated, very quiet and near points of interest. Cindi and Brett were in the main home available and friendly.

We would definitely stay again and refer our friends to stay at this lovely setting

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Enjoyable area to explore

  • 4 of 5

The studio was comfortable, clean and quiet. Cindi and Brett were great hosts-available if needed. They greeted us when we arrived and gave us some advice on dining and outdoor adventures and put the ac in the window which we needed one night.

We rode our mountain bikes on the Sugar River Trial which was beautiful, but the trail had some sandy spots that made it very difficult to pedal. There were several ATV's on the trail also which was fine except when they came by and kicked up a lot of dust.

We also did a 2-mile climb to the summit of Mt. Sunapee which was a great trail but difficult if you are not in decent shape. The view at the summit was beautiful. You could also take a ski lift to the top and walk down the mountain. The Adventure Park was also open with other cool stuff to try especially for families.

The State Beach also rents kayaks/canoes for an hour or a half day starting Memorial Day weekend.

Flying Goose had great nachos and my husband loved the beer brewed on site. They have a solar-powered brewery on site that we would have loved to have checked out but Brewer works weekdays only.

Pizza at Bubba's was good - wood fired pizza oven. Grab a pizza to go and find a spot across the street overlooking the lake.

Sanctuary Farm Ice Cream was delicious - fun place to hang out with kids. Animals to pet, etc.

Mill Stone on Main St. had delicious food, drinks and excellent service. French Dip was delicious.

Sunapee Harbor was quaint with shops and small restaurants. Preservation Center was worth a visit.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Great studio, perfect for 2-4 people, very friendly owners

  • 4 of 5

The studio is perfect for 2-4 people - huge, well-stocked, with large windows overlooking woods, a large deck & private entry. Conveniently located near Mt. Sunapee Ski Resort. Also, bunch of convenience stores & super markets nearby or on the way close-by. Cindi & Brett are very friendly & accommodating. When I forgot to buy eggs on my way, Cindi readily provided their own farm-grown, organic eggs. We will definitely come back and I highly recommended Cindi-Brett's Studio.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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5

Our Second Visit to Chicken Farmer...

  • 5 of 5

When we decided to return to New England this fall there was no question where we would stay. We were thrilled to be able to visit "Chicken Farmer I Love You" once again. We had a delightful stay in this quiet mountain retreat. Everything was just as we remembered...a lovely, cozy studio in a beautiful, tranquil setting. Cindi and Brett are such gracious hosts and made sure that our every need was met. We highly recommend this property for a quiet get-away and hope to come again.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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Visiting NH

  • 5 of 5

Excellent place to stay. Quiet and very comfortable. A pretty area to experience the outdoors, Sunapee is so close.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Amazing place and host

  • 5 of 5

I had the chance to stay at chicken farm for a weekend and my girlfriend and I loved it. The hosts were really helpful and friendly. We would definitely visit again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Manchester, NH
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Appleseed
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Lake Sunapee Country Club
Nearest Train
90 Miles
Boston
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
I-89
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Appleseed
Nearest Ski
9 Miles
Mount Sunapee
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Sunapee
Nearest Point of Interest
Newbury Harbor
Nearest Point of Interest
Mount Sunapee
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Todd
Nearest Point of Interest
Pillsbury State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Wadliegh State
Nearest Point of Interest
Rollins State Park
Car: necessary

NH Craftsmens Fair (at MT Sunapee) 9 miles. Lake Sunapee 6 miles.

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Rates & Availability

Newbury Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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2 night minimum stay
$140
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 9.0%

Open all year.

Children 14 and under free with paying adult (2 children max. in room).
Other occupants $10/night each up to 4 maximum in room. All occupants must register before check-in.
Add 9% NH Rooms and Meals Tax to all rates listed above.

60 day advance notice required to cancel any reservations made between Nov 1 and April 1,
30 day advance notice required for all other times.

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Amenities

Newbury Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tiled full bath with corner stand-up all glass shower with heated overhead lamp, light & fan. Luxury linens. Available Loofas & blower drier. Glow in the dark night light. Washer & dryer--bring your own laundry soap.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size bed of Luxurious Organic natural latex rubber mattress. This bed has 4 extra large pull out drawers for extra storage. Sofa Sleeper--Mattress is easy to pull out & is comfortable. Plenty of quilts & blankets. We provide sheets & linens but ask long-term quest ( 2+ wks.) to bring your own.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
We are available to share fun activities in the area and places to eat. We enjoy getting to know people from around the world. Lake Todd and Lake Sunapee are both under 6 miles away and great for kyaking, canoeing, & swimming. Newbury has a beautiful dock and shallow area for little ones to play; with summer concerts Thursday nights. Mount Sunapee offers the best local skiing & has summer fun as well. Numerous hiking trails. Local snowmobile trails. The Newport Sugar River rail trail is lovely too. Gunstock is not too far for a thrilling adventure ropes course & segway tours.

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