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Birch Retreat - secluded mountain view home, air conditioning, jet tub, deck

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 9 rms, sauna, ping-pong, air hockey, fireplace, grill

Welcome to Birch Retreat! Situated on 1.4 secluded acres just two miles from the center of North Conway (Kearsarge neighborhood), our mountain view home is convenient for all north country activities. Outside there is a large horseshoe driveway with plenty of parking, sloping front lawn, small back lawn and basketball hoop. Our home is strictly no smoking and no pets. It is child friendly and includes a baby gate, crib, pack-n-play, booster seat and high chair. For rent by owner. A security deposit is required.

Upstairs: fully-equipped kitchen (Jenn-Air grill, convection oven, fridge with filtered ice & water, dishwasher, disposal, microwave, blender, toaster over, toaster), dining room (seats 8 + highchair), living room with fireplace & 42 inch flatscreen TV (cable, DVR, DVD, VCR & Bose Wave CD player), deck with gas grill, king bedroom, queen bedroom, deck, laundry and full bathroom with jet tub

Downstairs: entry foyer, living room with wood stove & 32 inch flatscreen TV (cable, PlayStation II & DVD), recreation room with ping pong table, double bedroom, queen bedroom, sauna and full bathroom

More Details

Owner
Katie and Tony
Member since: 2003
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 December, 2017

About Katie and Tony

We are from the Boston area and have been visiting North Conway for many years for family vacations. We have a baby girl born in 2014, and hope that one day she will learn to ski at Cranmore just like her mom.

Katie and Tony purchased this house in 2001

Why Katie and Tony chose North Conway

I was looking to purchase a house on Crown Ridge Road because of its proximity to town and large lot sizes. When I saw this house there was no question - I want to retire here! The fireplaced living room sold me. I hope you will enjoy my home as much as we do.

What makes this house unique

Birch Retreat is on 1.4 acres with a mountain view. Although it is just over a mile from the middle of town, the setting feels completely secluded. The livingroom has a great view of both the mountains and the plethera of birds that frequent the feeder.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in North Conway in Conway

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Fax
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , single person jet tub
    Downstairs Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Attached to sauna room
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , upstairs
    Queen - 1 Large Double Bed , Upstairs
    Queen #2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Downstairs
    Double #1 - 1 Double Bed , Downstairs
  • 1 crib, 1 pack-n-play and 1 twin daybed / trundle
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Game Console ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Decking
  • Yard
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
whirlpool tub; PlayStation; port-a-crib, baby gate, high chair, booster seat; basketball hoop (with ball). Discounted mountain coaster, tubing and ski passes for Attitash Mountain Resort, Mount Cranmore and Wildcat Mountain! We also offer discounts at Kahuna Laguna indoor water park, the White Mountain Aquatic Center swimming pool and the Cranmore Family Fitness Center (gym, fitness classes & more).

Reviews

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Birch Retreat - secluded mountain view home, air conditioning, jet tub, deck
average rating of 4.92 based on 100 reviews
5

Perfect vacation home for a mountain getaway; wonderful with kids

  • 5 of 5

Birch Retreat is wonderful. The house is everything advertised in its description and more. Before we arrived, Katie answered all of our questions quickly and accurately, so we felt fully prepared for our trip, which meant a lot because this was our first VRBO rental and we were traveling with young kids. Upon arrival, the house was clean, welcoming, and in perfect working order, and it remained that way throughout our stay. The home is modern and well-equipped, but also fits in perfectly with the mountain setting, so we felt like we were truly getting away from it all for a real vacation. The kitchen is wonderful and we particularly enjoyed the upstairs living room, with its comfortable furnishings, great scenery, and special bird-feeder view, which was a real hit with the kids. The bedrooms were comfortable and well-sized, and the children were huge fans of the downstairs game room. The location is also outstanding, as it allows easy access to town but also a real sense of being away and fully immersed in the beautiful mountainous surroundings. We enjoyed wonderful walks in the neighborhood, both right behind the house and in some of the nearby areas. The house was cool and shaded, which was ideal for our summer trip, but we also imagine it being outstanding in the fall, winter, and spring as well. North Conway is the perfect area for a vacation and Birch Retreat is the perfect home for it. We hope to stay there again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Conway Girls Weekend

  • 5 of 5

Katie was wonderful, everything was perfect. Enough room for everyone two living rooms was nice. Enough towels, had a great weekend...thanks,

  • Review Submitted: 13-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Very dated decor, furniture and rugs.

  • 3 of 5

I must say that the location near town is great. The overall drabness of the place and its "old" rugs smell was a turn off. There are five beds capable of sleeping ten, but this is not a wow rental. More of a blah.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Relaxing

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay , the fireplace was appreciated. It was a cool weekend .

  • Review Submitted: 15-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely home

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house for a week and really enjoyed it. Katie is very friendly and responsive - and the house had everything we needed. It's very comfortable and spacious and immaculately maintained. We even had the added pleasure of a black bear wandering down the driveway one afternoon! Highly recommend this house

  • Review Submitted: 11-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome house

  • 5 of 5

Very nice house would rent again

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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Location

Cranmore Mountain Resort
Conway Scenic Railroad
Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf
Hillbilly's Southern Bar B Q -- CLOSED
Flatbread Pizza Company
The Stairway Cafe
Elvio's Pizzeria
Nearest Ski
1.5 Miles
Mount Cranmore
Car: necessary

Situated just two miles from the center of North Conway (Kearsarge neighborhood), this home is convenient for all north country activities: skiing (Mount Cranmore - 5 min, Attitash / Bear Peak - 10 min & Wildcat - 15 min), hiking, climbing, swimming, canoeing and outlet shopping. The North Conway area features attractions for the whole family including winter sports, golf, mini-golf, alpine and water slides, mountain biking, and scenic train rides as well as fine dining, theater, and night life.

We offer discounted mountain coaster, tubing and ski passes for Attitash Mountain Resort, Mount Cranmore and Wildcat Mountain! We also offer discounts at Kahuna Laguna indoor water park, the White Mountain Aquatic Center swimming pool and the Cranmore Family Fitness Center (gym, fitness classes & more).

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in North Conway, New Hampshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
December High Season
15 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£532
for 2 nights
From
£154
From
£329
Fri,Sat
£1,295
 
 
Christmas discounted
22 Dec 2017 - 24 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£717
for 2 nights
From
£247
 
 
December Holiday
25 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,380
for 3 nights
From
£385
From
£540
Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,418
 
 
Peak Season Winter
1 Jan 2018 - 15 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£589
for 2 nights
From
£183
From
£385
Fri,Sat
£1,481
 
 
Martin Luther King weekend
12 Jan 2018 - 14 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,380
 
 
MA February Vacation
16 Feb 2018 - 24 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£767
for 2 nights
From
£272
From
£385
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,928
 
 
Winter Peak Season
25 Feb 2018 - 14 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£589
for 2 nights
From
£183
From
£385
Fri,Sat
£1,481
 
 
Winter High Season
15 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£532
for 2 nights
From
£154
From
£329
Fri,Sat
£1,295
 
 
Early Spring Regular Season
1 Apr 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£483
for 2 nights
From
£130
From
£272
Fri,Sat
£1,116
 
 
Off Season
15 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£426
for 2 nights
From
£101
From
£211
Fri,Sat
£909
 
 
Memorial Day weekend
25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,039
 
 
Late Spring Regular Season
28 May 2018 - 14 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£483
for 2 nights
From
£130
From
£272
Fri,Sat
£1,116
 
 
Summer High Season
15 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£532
for 2 nights
From
£154
From
£329
Fri,Sat
£1,295
 
 
Summer Peak Season
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£771
for 3 nights
From
£183
From
£385
Fri,Sat
£1,481
 
 
Labor Day weekend
31 Aug 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,039
 
 
Late Summer regular season
3 Sep 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£483
for 2 nights
From
£130
From
£272
Fri,Sat
£1,116
 
 
High Season Fall
15 Sep 2018 - 14 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£532
for 2 nights
From
£154
From
£329
Fri,Sat
£1,295
 
 
Columbus weekend
5 Oct 2018 - 7 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,209
 
 
Regular Season Fall
15 Oct 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£483
for 2 nights
From
£130
From
£272
Fri,Sat
£1,116
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£589
for 2 nights
From
£183
From
£385
Fri,Sat
£1,481
 

Additional pricing information

linen cleaning optional* £37.23
refundable security £186.13
Tax Rate 9.0%

A standard house cleaning of up to $90 is included at no extra charge.

*LINEN CLEANING: We offer an optional linen cleaning service for $50. This includes washing, dry & folding any household linens (sheets, towels, etc) that you use during your stay. Alternatively you may use your own linens or wash, dry & fold ours after your stay (VERY time consuming).

We collect a $250 security deposit. As soon as we have our cable/phone bill, cleaning bill and any necessary repair bills, your security deposit will be refunded back to your method of payment.

License # 053184

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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