|Space||685 sq. ft.|
|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
Sterling Cottage is a charming and cozy little house situated on seven acres of privately owned property by the Sterling Family. There are picturesque views from our hills, a wooded area for hiking, and a campfire overlooking our private pond which we use for swimming in the summer and skating during the winter months (weather permitting).
The cottage is located on Route 4, two miles east of the Village Green in Woodstock, VT. Just a short five-minute ride you will be in the Village of Woodstock where you will find restaurants, art galleries, historical museums, and shops. Hiking Mount Tom is just a short walk from the village. From the village Billings Farm & Museum and the Green Mountain Horse Association are just minutes away. If you are here for some great skiing, there is the Woodstock Ski Touring Center for cross-country skiers and for downhill there is our own local ski area Suicide Six. Killington Ski Area is just 30 minutes away from the cottages driveway.
The Woodstock Health and Fitness Center is also open to the public. It includes an indoor pool, yearlong tennis and squash courts, and weight training equipment. The cottage is centrally located within 20 minutes of the Upper Valley shopping plazas and restaurants, 30 minutes to Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH. Sterling Cottage is a member of the Woodstock Area Chamber of Commerce.
Amenities: Our lodging accommodations have one bedroom with a queen size bed and walk-in closet; there is a full bath, and laundry area. The living room, which has a full size sleeper sofa, shares space with the dining area and kitchen. The kitchen has a full size refrigerator, stove/oven and dishwasher. A Keurig Coffee Maker with coffee is provided in regular and decaf. The living room is very bright with an eight foot sliding glass door that opens up to the porch and picnic ground. There is a gas fireplace, and cable TV (HD Flat Screen) with VCR/DVD in the living room. There is also a TV (HD Flat screen) in the bedroom. There is a movie library available with over 100 titles. We offer high speed wireless Internet access at no charge The cottage has central gas heating and is air conditioned in the summer. There is a natural pond for swimming in the summer and ice skating (conditions permitting) in the winter.
Only 30 minutes away from Killington Mountain. We had such a great stay we will use this place for our future trips. Very gracious and kind hosts. "Extras" inside fridge and home baked muffins upon our arrival. Regular cable TV and movies on Apple TV. Washer / Dryer. Plenty of towels and linens. My mistake in driving up to owners driveway. The private driveway to cottage is next to main house. Thank you Sterlings !
I can't say enough about how wonderful our stay was. From the fresh baked blueberry muffins to the fresh eggs in the fridge, it was perfect! We had a wonderful time hiking around Woodstock and a few great meals from the butcher shop downtown. If you are looking for a place to stay in this area of Vermont, stay here!
We just returned from 3 nights spent at Sterling Cottage, and it certainly surpassed our expectations!! What a great place to stay with every amenity one could ever want or need. And what a nice surprise to find delicious blueberry muffins, a selection of Vermont cheeses,gourmet crackers, bottles of wine and sparkling cider, and several other items in the fridge, not least of which were the Sterling chickens' fresh eggs! We could not have been more pleased, and do hope we might return. Woodstock has so much to offer, and we didn't have time to explore as much as we wanted to. It is just a short drive to the Ben & Jerry's ice cream factory, the King Arthur Flour bakery and store, and the (Rockingham) Vermont Country Store, and we enjoyed all of these places on our short visit. The cottage is darling, the grounds are gorgeous, and we, and our greyhound, Sophie, loved it all!
We spent 4 nights and enjoyed our stay. The Sterling's pay great attention to detail and the furnishings were comfortable. We appreciated that they provided us with a few thoughtful starter items in the fridge. We felt at home with our two children aged 8 and 15 and liked the grounds of the Sterling property which were simple but very pretty. The living space was tight but cozy with all amenities; washer / dryer, pots and pans, coffee, and crockery of nice quality and we appreciated the several publications on Vermont and Woodstock. The only minor critique is the indoor arrangement for eating - a bar type set up versus a more proper table. A long time family in the town, one definitely gains some local insight from staying here. Thank you Sterlings.
We had an amazing week in a wonderfully adorable cottage on 7 majestic acres with owners who could not have been more accommodating. There wasn't one minute we didn't love. The cottage was perfect, immaculate and with every amenity you could ever need. Jon and Tamara greeted us with Vermont treats in the fridge when we arrived and home made blueberry muffins which were amazing. We loved the owners, the setting, the cabin and our spectacular escape from reality. It could not have been better!! Paradise found! Highly recommend!!
This secluded hideaway is private and yet close to the many area attractions. Jon and Tamara and extended family are wonderful hosts and take care of your every need. We received a warm welcome and a fridge full of goodies - cheese, crackers, juice, cream and coffee. The blueberry muffins were a delight and I already miss them. There were also condiments and spices in the cupboard. There is every kitchen tool you could possibly need and more as well as a lovely full set of dishes.
The cottage is compact but adequate and the fireplace was perfect for chilly mornings. We were grateful for the A/C on what proved to be an unseasonable hot spell our first week.
Woodstock and area is chock full of interesting activities to suit every taste. Don't miss Montshire Museum - it is a MUST!
Kudos- thanks to you we had one of our best vacations ever.
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest|
All rates are based on single or double occupancy.
Vermont Tax Included, Children 12 and under are no extra charge
Monday - Thursday: $150 double occupancy,$20 extra per person
Friday - Sunday: $200 double occupancy, $20 extra per person
Weekly: $950 - 7 nights double occupancy, $100 extra per person
Monthly: $2,000 double occupancy, $250 extra per person
A deposit of 50% of the stay is required within five business days to hold a verbal or E-mail reservation request. We do not accept credit cards. Cash, check drawn on a US bank, money orders, or direct wire transfer to our account is acceptable. The remainder is due upon arrival.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.