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Matthew Seiple

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english

Gilbert Hill Getaway

11 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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3BR/1BA Barn House

Come stay with us in our 3BR/1BA barn house at the top of Gilbert Hill, historic site of America's first ski tow (no longer functional, of course!). We are two miles from Woodstock Village, at the end of a private country road, with wonderful views of the Prosper Valley. Interior is recently refinished and furnished, with great hiking, biking, snowshoeing and sledding right outside the front door -- and the best of Woodstock outdoor and indoor activities and amenities within minutes drive.

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Matthew Seiple (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english


based on 11 traveler reviews

Gilbert Hill Getaway
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Love staying in this spacious yet cozy barn. Wonderful views and peaceful surroundings keep us coming back. Helps that downtown Woodstock is a short drive and that Quechee is close too.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great getaway

  • 5 of 5

Gilbert Hill is a nice getaway. It has a cozy atmosphere with a beautiful view of the surrounding hills from the living room. It works well for a family with children who don't mind sharing one bathroom. The location is a short drive into the lively small town of Woodstock and the scenic trails of Mount Tom.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful Barn

  • 5 of 5

The barn was warm and welcoming! The owners were extremely helpful and sweet. The pictures don't do it justice. Such a cozy place to stay. I would definitely recommend it to friends and we can't wait to revisit again!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautifully presented barn in Woodstock

  • 5 of 5

It was an absolute pleasure staying in this clean and beautifully presented barn. The light shone through the plentiful windows and the view from the living areas was spectacular. The owners live close by and were very helpful and kind. There is use of the owners' slide and zip wire for on site entertainment and nearby Woodstock has plenty to offer. We went to the Vermont institute of natural science to meet the raptors, to Billings farm, and to the quechee gorge (where we enjoyed a chilly swim!). All three were great fun for us adults and for our one year old too (minus the swim). I would not hesitate to recommend the property and we hope to return.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful views in the Green Mountains

  • 5 of 5

* Great Views! From the big open kitchen and living area, you can see out across a broad valley to some beautiful hills. We were there in the summer but would be great in leaf season as well.

* Convenient to Woodstock. Short drive to the town, national park, national forest and other state parks and skiing.

* Great family destination. Barn is pretty close to the owner's house (prob 25 yards) so you can take advantage of their amenities like a zipline and tree house (great for kids). There is a fun kids room with lots of books.

Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place!!!

  • 5 of 5

The barn was great! So much fun, clean, interesting and in a beautiful setting. We had a great time playing around on the zipline out back. Thanks to the gracious hosts!

  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
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Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Lebanon Regional
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Bentley's Pub
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Woodstock Country Club
Nearest Train
13 Miles
White River Jct
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
I-89, Exit 1
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Woodstock Inn
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Suicide Six
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Eastern Vermont Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Free Local Calls
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • swimming

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