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Beautiful house minutes from Lake Bomoseen - Dogs Welcome

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6, pets are welcome there is a dog-safe garden

This spacious, sunny, 3 bedroom, 2 full bathroom beautiful rental home is located in the village of Castleton, just minutes walk from beautiful Lake Bomoseen. Castleton is nestled in the heart of the Green mountains. The main town of Rutland is approximately 20 minutes drive from the house. The house is tastefully decorated, having been completely remodeled. It is fully equipped, new kitchen with gas stove, dishwasher and washer and dryer. The yard offers a patio area with gas BBQ and furniture for outdoor dining. The garden is fenced and dog-safe, we welcome your doggies.

Year Round Rental : The location of this house is ideal for year round rental. the location of this property is ideal for those who enjoy skiing and other winter activities, with an easy highway drive to Pico (35 minutes), Killington and Okemo (45 minutes), and French Mountain ( 1 hour Adirondacks). Ice Fishing is a popular sport on Lake Bomoseen during the winter months and those who are willing can compete in the annual Ice Fishing competition which is held in early February during Presidents weekend.

During the summer months, enjoy life by the lake. You can rent a boat from the local marina, fish and swim. Crystal Beach features a lovely sandy beach, swim area, kayak rental, basketball and beach volleyball, it has a great children's playground and refreshments are available for purchase. Take a scenic drive, visit antique shops or stop by the delicious local produce stands.

If you enjoy leaf-peeping, the fall is spectacular in Vermont - why not take a trip to the top of Killington Mountain and enjoy a cable car ride to view the spectacular colors of the fall foliage.

More Details

Owner
Phil Wood
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

About Phil Wood

We are both originally from the UK, no kids but we have 2 doggies, which explains why the garden is dog safe and we welcome doggies as guests at no extra cost.

Phil Wood purchased this house in 2007

Why Phil Wood chose Castleton

We love this area of Vermont, it combines being not too far from Stamford where we live, its near(ish) for skiing, has a local airport (I fly) and there is the largest lake in Vermont (fully enclosed) .. the lake is frozen in winter, there's a beach which is great for kids in summer.

What makes this house unique

This house is our home and its your home while you are here. We make sure its well stocked with usual household staples, paper goods for bathroom and kitchen, washer dryer supplies, bedding in all combinations, lots of towels and a fully stocked kitchen that makes cooking in easy. We make sure that the staples such as condiments, butter, oil etc are always here so you don't need to bring those.

We love doggies, the garden is dog safe so this is a vacation for ALL the members of your family.

Amenities

Crystal Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Vacuum System
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , New and completely remodeled
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Newly remodeled tiled bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Downstairs Master Bedroom - 1 queen , also has Cable-TV
    Upstairs 'Bear Room' - 1 queen , Cedar log bed and Cable-TV
    Upstairs 'Lake Room' - 2 twin/ single , Two twin beds with Cable-TV
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beautiful house minutes from Lake Bomoseen - Dogs Welcome
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 54 reviews
5

Quaint, clean and cozy

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to stay, home away from home, Phil (owner) was friendly, helpful and informative. The property was beautiful

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Total Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

My Husband and I arrived after a 13 hour drive to find a warm cozy house. Phil had been by and started a fire for us, how fabulous is that!! The house was clean and had all we needed to make the stay go smoothly. Phil made sure we knew he was available to answer any questions and responded quickly when we did. The Lake is a short walk from the house and we enjoyed walking daily while we were there. We ate at several of the places Phil recommended and we enjoyed each one. The surrounding area is beautiful no matter which direction you head. If my husband and I make it back to that area of Vt we would absolutely stay there again. It was a perfect get away experience. Thanks for sharing Phil!!

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Hidden gem just off the lake...

  • 5 of 5

Cozy, homey and very comfortable...exceedingly accommodating...pet friendly...highly recommended for a family getaway!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house, easy travel to mountains

  • 5 of 5

Came for a ski weekend. House was fairly large and everyone could stay comfortably. Distance to mountains was reasonable (approx 45 mins). Phil was very informative and helpful. Would stay again.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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5

Comfortable, updated and clean. Good location.

  • 5 of 5

The house was comfortable and well stocked with linens and kitchen essentials. Good location. We had a great time there.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Comfortable and welcoming

  • 4 of 5

Overall Phil and his wife were very accommodating and detailed in the instructions from start to finish. The house was very well stocked with all nesssary supplies. The dog crate worked great even though my dog hated it. He doesn't normally stay in one at all. The fenced-in backyard was very useful for my dog. A few things I think could be better though would be hooks on doors to hang clothing while showering, better water pressure, and a working pellet stove. Maybe also make the home more kid friendly and safe like child locks on cabinets with unsafe and breakable things in them. The cleaning charge is too high and maybe a little more attention to detail when it comes to cleaning. Other then those few suggested changes the house was great. It was a beautiful location and convenient to getting around.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ben Thanks for your considered ad detailed response. The suggestions are very much appreciated. On your suggestions, child proof locks have bee installed on bathroom and kitchen sink cabinets, hooks have been fitted behind bathroom doors, pellet stove was fixed soon after your stay (sorry). Haven't figured better water pressure yet, that's a non-trivial upgrade. Cleaning cost is one that i struggle with, we charge $75, its very rare that the cleaner charges less than $100 ad often it is $120. It can be challenging to get the living room floors to stay clean as walking i from outside treads in dirt .. but i appreciate ad have passed on your comments. Thx .. Phil
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Rutland
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
The Lake House Pub & Grill
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Prospect Bay Country Club
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Castleton, Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Route 4
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
The Lake House Pub & Grill
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Crystal Beach on Lake Bomoseen
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Crystal Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Early Summer
May 26 2017 - Jun 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$110
$650
$2,200
 
 
Summer
Jun 30 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$115
From
$125
Fri,Sat
$700
$2,600
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$130
 
 
Fall 2016
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
$115
From
$120
Fri,Sat
$725
$2,400
 
 
Late Fall
Oct 24 2017 - Nov 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$90
From
$95
Fri,Sat
$600
$2,000
 
 
Holiday
Nov 23 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$135
 
 
Early Winter
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$110
From
$120
Fri,Sat
$675
$2,500
 
 
Winter Holiday
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$140
$750
$2,500
 
 
Winter
Jan 3 2018 - Mar 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
$110
From
$130
Fri,Sat
$700
$2,200
 
 
Late Winter
Mar 2 2018 - Apr 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
$105
From
$120
Fri,Sat
$620
$2,000
 
 
Early Spring
Apr 2 2018 - May 3 2018
2 night minimum stay
$105
From
$120
Fri,Sat
$600
$2,000
 
 
Summer
May 24 2018 - Sep 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Fri,Sat
$800
$2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$110
$675
$2,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning and Laundry $75
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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