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Custom 3-br Log Home: Perch Pond

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 BR log home directly on lake on a private/dead end road

Perfect retreat for rest and relaxation. Located on private road/dead end on pristine small lake, Perch Pond. Impeccably maintained log home. Completely equipped kitchen, dining area, living room, 2 full baths, washer/ dryer, walk-out basement, wrap-around deck, satellite TV, heated, phone. We also have a gas grill, paddle boat and row boat available for your use. Lower deck by water. Electric boats only - no gas motors allowed.

No WiFi - enjoy the tech-free beautiful environment!

Directly off of Rte. 22A in Benson, VT.

Renter to supply bed linens, towels, and responsible to leave as found. Families and responsible adults only. Pets okay if no barking dogs; need approval from owner. Three bedrooms: 2 queen beds - 2 twin beds. Ski areas within 1 hour (Killington, Pico, Okemo, Middlebury Snow Bowl).

Weekly rentals during summer months (Saturday to Saturday). Long weekends are ok in September and October; contact owner.

More Details

Owner
Mary and Rob
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, greek
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Mary and Rob

We love Vermont and have rented this log cabin for our family vacations for years. We had the opportunity to purchase it in 2012 and would love to share our 'home away from home' with you and your family!

Mary and Rob purchased this cabin in 2012

Why Mary and Rob chose Vermont

This custom 3 bedroom log cabin is located on a private dead end road directly on a beautiful quiet pristine small lake in Benson, VT. This is the perfect place to relax and unwind!

What makes this cabin unique

The views from the wrap around deck and the beautiful lake are calming and inviting.

Amenities

Benson Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Full bathroom on first floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Bathroom 2 on second floor. Washer and dryer in 2 bathroom.
  • Renter to supply own towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Renters to supply bed linens.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
Notes:
Perfect retreat for R & R. Located on private road/dead end on pristine small lake, Perch Pond. Impeccably maintained log home. Completely equipped kitchen, dining area, living room, 2 full baths, washer/ dryer, walk-out basement, wrap-around deck, satellite TV, heated, phone (local calls only), gas grill, paddle boat, row boat, water filtration system updated 2015. Lower deck by water. Electric boats only - no gas motors allowed. Directly off of Rte. 22A in Benson, VT. Renter to supply bed linens, towels, and responsible to leave as found. Families and responsible adults only. Pets okay if no barking dogs. Three bedrooms: 2 queen beds - 2 twin beds. Ski areas within 1 hour (Killington, Pico, Okemo, Middlebury Snow Bowl).

Reviews

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Custom 3-br Log Home: Perch Pond
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 11 reviews
5

A True Vermont Experience

  • 5 of 5

A truly stress free vacation experience. All the comforts of home with direct access to the best nature has to offer. We had a few planned day trips but we spent most of our time enjoying the peacefulness of the cabin and water access. Fishing and kayaking on the pond was exceptional. This is an experience we will consider doing again. Would love to see during fall foliage.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, peaceful and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week on Perch Pond. The cabin is in a beautiful, peaceful spot with plenty of room inside, fabulous decks both up top and down by the water. Our golden retriever had a ball in the water and we joined him in the water often. A great getaway with fun places to visit and eat nearby. While there were only two of us and two dogs, the house could easily accommodate 6, with an additional pull out in the living room. The owners answered all of our questions quickly and had some great recommendations for places to eat and visit. Highly recommended and we hope to be back again.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our favorite place to vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This is the most peaceful place on Earth. We absolutely adore this cabin and the pond! It's the perfect retreat for swimming, fishing, kayaking, hiking, reading, and relaxing. The house is very clean and cozy. Everything is well-stocked, and we felt at home immediately. The owners are great people - very kind and professional. If visiting the area, you must try The Wheel Inn for breakfast, Cafe Provence for brunch or dinner, and American Flatbread in Middlebury. The food is delicious. You're a short drive from lots of great eateries and places to explore. There is a fire pit for campfires; we purchased wood and supplies to make smores from Buxton's General Store just a short drive away. It was very convenient. Another highlight were the delicious and colossal ice creamies at Pam's - a must try! We would recommend this beautiful vacation spot to anyone looking for a special getaway away from noise and technology, but still surrounded by the comforts of a beautiful cabin with great amenities! And the location is breathtaking. We cannot wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Holden, MA
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Quiet Get-away location

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed out stay July 19-26,2014. The new porch was lovely and we enjoyed eating out on the deck for every meal. The cottage is nicely furnished and we had virtually everything we needed. The beach area is clear of most weeds and great for swimming and launching a kayak or the paddleboat. There was very little noise from other camps and those folks (and dogs) we met were friendly. The driveway into the camp needs to be travelled slowly because it's a single lane and has loose gravel and potholes. Although we were told the pond water was safe to drink, we found it better to use bottle water for drinking and cooking to avoid the metallic taste. We would definitely come back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for submitting such a positive review! We are happy that you and your family had a great vacation. I just wanted to clarify for future renters that the cabin has well water with a water softener/filtration system and does not use "pond" water. It was a pleasure dealing with you and thanks again for taking the time to write a review!
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5

EXCELLENT VACATION RENTAL

  • 5 of 5

Perch Pond was a wonderful, peaceful rental property. The cabin was comfortable and roomy. The owners have thought of everything to make the stay welcoming. Lots of things to see and do. Wonderful local businesses, folks and restaurants. The owner made the whole vacation planning so easy. Would recommend this rental property to families, as well as those looking for a quiet retreat.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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56 north drive, staten island, new york, 10305
5

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  • 5 of 5

Great cabin, on a beautiful lake. The cabin was exactly what we expected, and was very clean upon arrival. Theres good fishing on the lake i caught about 19 crappies one day. in there are museums not far away, and hiking trails among other things. The owner was very helpful and we would highly recommend it to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Directly off of Rte. 22A in Benson, VT.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
If pay by credit $40
Tax Rate 9.0%

If you choose to pay by personal check or money order, the weekly rate is $1,300.00 plus 9% VT tax. Please contact the owner with any questions.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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