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House by a babbling brook Conway ski areas

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
7
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 7 Sleeps

Four-season home

Near all ski areas and snowmobile trails; secluded hide-a-way w/granite fireplace, full, large eat-in kitchen, wood-stove and central heat. Linens provided, no washer/dryer in house. Laundromat 5 minutes away.

Tax free shopping with all major brands and many discount malls in North Conway.

North Conway and the Conway areas are major entertainment, ski, and shopping sites.There are also many dining areas available.


Owner
Paul Raymond
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 24, 2017

Amenities

Madison House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

House by a babbling brook Conway ski areas
average rating of 4.5416665 based on 24 reviews
Egg Harbor Twp
5

Great stay. Paul and Barbara are very warm and hospitable. Beautiful location for our dogs

  • 5 of 5

Rustic but very comfortable. Everything you need is here. Very peaceful and relaxing. We will be back. "Almost There" restaurant is a mile away. Great food and the people are wonderful b

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great time every time!

  • 5 of 5

As usual, our stay at Paul and Barb's was great! We had plenty of snow to go with the ambiance of the weekend. Dinner at Almost There, snowboarding at Attatash and sitting in the warm woodstove heated kitchen having breakfast. We enjoyed our stay and will always be coming back when we can! Thank you Paul and Barb!

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful location. It had everything we needed. Loved the fireplace. Definitely going back!

  • 5 of 5

Planning a trip back

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words Paul
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Watertown, massachusetts
5

Beautiful, secluded and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful, wonderfully pretty house. The magnificent granite fireplace was perfect for relaxing and the gorgeous babbling brook in the backyard is just lovely. Beautiful kitchen...we cooked our Thanksgiving dinner there and then went for a hike with our dog. We had a fabulous time and we'll be back, for sure! Paul and his wife did everything to ensure that we had a great time, really nice people.

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Everything I had hoped it would be

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful vacation at the cottage. It was so warm and cozy. I was looking for a place that was quiet, but not too far off the beaten path just to rest and relax and was glad I chose the Raymond's cottage. My favorite feature was the gorgeous granite fireplace. Spent a lot of time reading in front of the fireplace and burned a lot of wood which the Raymond's had readily available. Everything we needed was there. It was one of the few places that I found that supplied sheets and towels which were greatly appreciated. The kitchen was supplied with enough pots, pans, & utensils for me to make and enjoy home cooked meals. The Kuerig got a lot of use as well :) I stayed at the cottage with a friend and he was so happy to discover that he could bring his dog. Our last day there, we were already planning our next vacation at the cottage.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a great review --we try very hard to please our renters. We are happy and look forward to seeing you again. Paul
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Where are those 5 stars reviews coming from?

  • 1 of 5

The cabin is located in great location! That is the only good part of it. My family had rented SEVERAL houses, apartments, cabins from VRBO and other similar sites (that is also why I don't hesitate to compare to others), but this one is kind of impossible to rate on rating scale. Where all those 5 star ratings came from? I have no intentions to hurt the owners by posting this review! Paul and Barbara were trying to be helpful (Barbara explained how everything works, Paul called several times to make sure everything is ok). I have to say that Terry's review is VERY accurate. I didn't want to believe it when I was choosing this location. (I thought that is "THAT GUY" who is crazy and picky) Not at all, he is very right on point! I wouldn't mind cobwebs everywhere, some dirt here and there, but there is several bigger issues. That cabin needs serious update on everything. Water is #1! Paul called us (after we paid) and advised us to purchase drinking water. Water there is unsafe to even wash yourself in! There are mice inside the house, dirty dishes, there is no heat in main bedroom, mold (not a dampness!) smells through everywhere! Couches in living room are far beyond faded (they are very dirty), stained pillows...you can go on. It's only matter of time when somebody will bring it up/ higher than just me giving it poor review. My husband couldn't believe it is serious rental- he is EPA inspector. I wouldn't recommend to go there if you have small kids!! Wouldn't definitely go back and wouldn't recommend to anybody! I really don't want to hurt the owners, but this way incomparable to the other properties.

Pavlina

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* skiing & snowshoeing.

* snowmobiling.

* swimming.

* leaf-peeping in the fall.

* tax-free shopping.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* sitting by the fire.

* cooking and eating in.

* fishing.

* walking.

* canoeing.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* visit Storyland.

* visit Santa's Village.

* hiking.

* take the train in Conway.

* shopping-outlet mall in N.Conway.

All winter sports!

Cross-Country Ski and snowmobile from front door!

Downhill skiing: Cranmore, Black Mountain, Attitash, Wildcat, Bretton Woods, King Pine, Shawnee Peak, ME.

Tax-free outlet shopping in North Conway! (ten minute drive)

Summer fun--wade in our brook or swim in nearby lakes

fall leaf-peeping

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Rates & Availability

Madison House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$150
$850
$3,300
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $50
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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