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Speaks: english

Guest Cabin-- a Mountain Get-Away for Relaxation... or Romance

38 Reviews
Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

Mount Holly Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

**** Open late April thru October... Closed in the winter...

**** For WINTER, see our OTHER LISTING #71156. 'Ski Cottage...Minutes to Okemo...' ****

A one-room Vermont mountain Cabin one mile to picturesque Belmont Village and Star Lake, and 6 miles to Okemo Resort and Ludlow. Enjoy this guest cabin on a knoll above our home, with a deck overlooking Star Lake, meadows, mountain vistas and spectacular sunsets. Sleeps 1 or 2 guests (Queen); completely renovated with new, modern kitchenette and bath. A beautiful mountain get-away, yet close to activities.

Nearby to mountain lakes - swim, fish, boat rentals. Central to sightseeing, golf, tennis, horseback riding, hiking, biking; near historic Weston Playhouse and Weston Priory. Surrounded by Vermont forests and autumn foliage.

We are in the heart of the Green Mountains between Killington and Stratton/Bromley. We have beautiful (spectacular!!) views off to the west and northwest (great sunsets). The cabin sits on a hill, at the edge of a pasture, at 2000 feet above sea level and overlooks a lake and mountains beyond. We are one mile from Star Lake which has a beach and boat access.

Share our corner of Vermont paradise, surrounded by 180 acres of our land, and hundreds more acres of friends, family and the State of Vermont. We have our own trail network for hiking, and there's lots of other hiking all around the town and local area. On our land across the road from the cabin there are four beaver ponds that string along a brook that runs into Star Lake.

Although nestled away in the hills of Vermont, our cabin is in the heart of the Vermont ski and tourist area so there are lots of restaurants, shops, and activities within 5 to 10 miles.

NO SMOKING

DOGS allowed with permission; please inquire when booking.

(sorry, NO CATS)

NOTE – no TV, so enjoy a real get-away vacation :) ... tho the cabin does have hi-speed internet :):) and a radio/CD player.

Available late April thru October

For WINTER rentals see our ski cottage, VRBO #71156, or call/email for more info.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Owner
Member since: 2005
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About The Owner

My wife and I are retired and live full time in Belmont. This guest cabin sits on a knoll above our house. Come visit us in our little corner of paradise :)

The Owner purchased this cabin in 2004

Why The Owner chose Ludlow / Okemo Mountain Area

Ron's family began coming to Belmont for summers in 1956 and his parents moved here full-time from New York City in 1970. As a teenager Ron worked on a local farm and the family came up to Belmont for every vacation, all year 'round. Ron and Dottie moved here full-time in 2001 and enjoy all of Vermont's seasons -- You will too :)

What makes this cabin unique

We are in the heart of the Green Mountains between Killington and Stratton/Bromley, and minutes to Okemo. We have beautiful (spectacular!!) views off to the west and northwest (great sunsets). Our cabin sits on a knoll at 2100 feet above sea level and overlooks a lake with a 75 mile view across the mountains of Vermont and into New York State (we see the highest mountain in NY). We are one mile from Star Lake which has a beach and boat access. The cabin is very private being surrounded by 180 acres of our land, and hundreds more acres of friends, family and the State of Vermont. We have our own trail network for hiking, snowshoeing and xc skiing, and there's lots of other hiking all around the town and local area. On our land across the road from the cottage there are four beaver ponds that string along a brook that runs into Star Lake.

..... and we have a moose that visits every now and then [EMAIL us for this picture and many others].

Although private, this cabin is in the heart of the Vermont ski and tourist area so there are lots of restaurants, shops, and activities within 5 to 10 miles (Mt. Holly, Ludlow, Weston, etc.)

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks again, Ron. It was a pleasure meeting you. I had a wonderful time there in your neck of the woods... one of the best weeks of my life... really!

Please keep me updated on things. I believe I would like to book again next year. Maybe for two-three weeks this time. (Mid Sept to mid Oct., perhaps).

Thanks,
Oct 2006
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Reviews

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based on 38 traveler reviews

Guest Cabin-- a Mountain Get-Away for Relaxation... or Romance
average rating of 5.0 based on 41 reviews
Wappingers Falls, New York
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Peaceful and Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week staying in this charming, spotlessly clean, and very comfortable cabin with our dogs. The view of mountains with Star Lake in front of them was fabulous, and we sat on the deck watching the sunsets nearly every evening. Then we stayed on the deck watching the stars come out-- so many stars in the clear, dark night sky! The whole cabin is arranged so efficiently that, even though only one room, it was plenty roomy and had everything we needed. It was also wonderfully cozy with the little stove warming it up when the weather got cooler, and we very much enjoyed a rainy day reading and relaxing inside. We didn't have a chance to meet Dottie, but Ron was very friendly, welcoming, and available, and he gave us squash and cucumber from their garden. We enjoyed hiking on the trails in their woods and also on some hikes that were included in the very helpful folder of local information they've complied. We're already talking about wanting to go back!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great view!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful stop to relax on our New England state tour. Beautiful view, cozy cabin, nice small towns nearby. Nice to not have TV! They do have a good wifi to keep connected if needed! Thanks for sharing your house!!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vermont Paradise

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a peaceful place with what rural Vermont has to offer and off the tourist path, this is the place. The cabin is comfortable (2 adults and a small dog) and super clean. Awesome deck to enjoy nature all around, plenty of closet space, a well stocked kitchen and every small detail taken care of. Comfortable bed, slept with open windows listening to the wind outside. No tv a big plus. Bring some books, food, wine and your walking shoes. Enjoy what nature and the Untermans have to offer. Thank you for having us!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful modern cabin, spectacular vistas!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful few days exploring the area and relaxing on the deck barbecuing and enjoying the view. Everything was provided and the cabin is spotless. We'll come again! Thanks!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Perfect Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time my husband and I spent our vacation here. We LOVE this cozy little cabin and Ron and Dottie are wonderful. The cabin has everything you need and is always spotless. We are very much looking forward to returning next year. Thank you again Ron and Dottie, see you next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming, well-equipped cabin in a scenic and peaceful corner of Vermont

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed for six days in mid-August in Ron's and Dottie's idyllic cabin on a hill. We enjoyed it very much. The cabin, while simple, is provided with everything one needs, in abundance. It was spotlessly clean and everything was in excellent condition. Facing west, allowing for beautiful afternoons and sunsets, the cabin has many windows, all with screens and shades, so it can be as light and breezy as one wishes inside. Outside there is a huge deck with Adirondack chairs and a picnic table. This was our favorite part... the sunsets were staggering, but we even enjoyed a summer storm. The area is lovely, with fields and woods, near the small and friendly village of Belmont (or Mechanicsville until it was renamed in the early 20th century); and the cabin is set well back from a little-traveled road. It is deliciously quiet. A thick folder put together by Ron and Dottie has tons of information on the area, including menus and maps, and suggestions of pertinent websites to follow up on. Ron was extremely friendly and helpful. He was on call for any questions, easy to contact, and very nice!, going out of his way, for example, to help us find a hike on our last day, and answering all questions (including a couple of unnecessary ones due to not having read the folder) with cheerful patience. He and Dottie gave us delicious large summer squash from their garden. All in all we felt most welcome in a relaxed atmosphere, while at the same time enjoying total privacy. We hope to return. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Rates & Availability

Mount Holly Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall Season
Sep 5 2016 - Oct 6 2016
2 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
Columbus Day weekend
Oct 7 2016 - Oct 9 2016
3 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
Fall Season
Oct 10 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$95
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$125
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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Discounts for most stays longer than 3 nights; Please inquire.
in July and August we generally rent by the week, usually Saturday to Saturday, however, shorter stays are acceptable -- please see our calendar for openings.

Arrival & Departure:
Arrival time is after 4:00 pm
Departure time by 11:00 am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Mount Holly Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , This is a 1-room studio; it does not have a separate BR
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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