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Snowy Owl Farmhouse Lodge Between Okemo & Killington & Woodstock

People16
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's2
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedrms/loft,2 full baths,2 half baths,extra shower,16 beds & extra fold outs

Renovated 1870 farm house (3000 sq ft) with huge barn set up for summer fun with large selection of toys and yard games and upstairs room for yoga and exercise, house has wireless internet so bring your laptop, free Telephone Service to anywhere in the United States, hot tub, foosball table, Cable with Extra Movies and Sports, 8 TVs (one in every bedroom and in kitchen) some with Videos & DVDs, pool table, ping pong, lots of toys in the house for children. The house is set up with everything...bed linens, towels, kitchen supplies.. all you have to bring is food and drink. The house is also air-conditioned, and has two refrigerators. Five bedrooms plus loft,16 beds (11 twin, 3 queen, 2 full plus extra fold out cushions). Ideal for large families, groups or clubs. PAYMENTS : First, click below on 'Send Message' letting me, the owner, know that you would like to book and I will send you all the information you need on the house and the cost plus my address if you want to book and send the $410 deposit to me. After your stay, a separate check for the $410 will be sent to you. The balance is due four weeks before you are due to arrive and also send that to the owner. When I receive your $410 deposit, I send you the Contract, maps, and brochures of everything going on in the area to help plan your trip and also take the house off the Calendar. When I receive your balance, I send you the key, directions, and any more updated information that was not available when you first booked. If for some reason you need to cancel, you have three weeks prior to the time you are due to arrive. You also have the option to CHARGE through Homeaway. You can find that option as you go through the site over to the right. Personal information is not seen by owner. Owner has to receive deposit before booking.

Located near Calvin Coolidge Homestead and is about 15 or so minutes from Killington Skyeship, Okemo/Jackson Gore, and Woodstock. The house is seconds from the VAST Snowmobile Trail and minutes away from snowmobile rental. Also next to Coolidge State Forest and Vermont State Forest. You have the best of everything both in winter and summer.

Now, the Snowy Owl Farmhouse Lodge, it makes a relaxing home away from home. Large fully equipped kitchen and house...all you have to bring is food and drink, large dining room, two full baths, two half baths, extra shower, game room, laundry room, patio & gas grill. Plenty of off road parking. Campfire set up in yard. House also has a toboggan and 14 sleds for your use. From house, bike, hike, mountain bike, snowshoe, snowmobile into a state parks or ride the scenic roads by the house. Front porch has rocking chairs & swing. Near great golf courses, boating, fishing, swimming, Alpine Slides or pan for gold and discover the ruins of an old mining town! Since the house is located so close to Okemo/Jackson Gore and Killington, you have access to all the activities they offer for summer and winter. Plus we are not far from Woodstock and all that wonderful town has to offer. And much more!! We want everyone to have a good time. When you book, I send all kinds of brochures....the area offers so much for everyone.

And whatever the adventure you choose for the day during your stay, you will enjoy coming back to the warmth and charm of an old country farmhouse and relax with your friends and family around the fire while you swap stories of the days events. A great way to spend a week or weekend. Have fun....Joan

5 Bedrooms plus loft. Upstairs: Bedroom 3 - 1 queen & 2 twins; Bedroom 4 - set of bunkbeds & 1 twin; Bedroom 5- 1 queen & 4 twins; Loft - 1 full and 1 twin. Downstairs: Bedroom 1 - 1 queen; Bedroom 2 - trundle bed (sleeps 2).

More Details

Owner
Joan Burke
Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Plymouth in Windsor County

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • lake
  • mountain
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
  • Two full baths plus two half baths and extra shower in spa room.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Trundle
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Bunkbed for 2 and double bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , 4 Single Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Loft
  • 3 Queens, two full, and 11 Twins
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Sand Pit
  • Small Cooler
  • veranda
  • 20 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
3 queens, 1 full, 12 twins. Hot tub, pool table, ping pong, foosball table. Includes linens and fresh towels. Seven TVs, 3 DVDs, 3VCRs, cable, plenty of toys for kids..more in barn plus yard games. There are books, puzzles, games, blackboard, electric keyboard, etc. House supplied with shampoos, conditioners, detergents, all paper goods, soap, etc...all you need to bring is food and drink. House also has wireless internet access so bring your laptop. House has generator which will automatically go on if power is lost in the area so you do not loose heat, lights, hot water, etc

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Snowy Owl Farmhouse Lodge Between Okemo & Killington & Woodstock
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5

Heaven in Vermont

  • 5 of 5

Many thanks to Joan and the Snowy Owl Farmhouse Lodge for a wonderful family reunion and lots of great memories. Everyone was so comfortable in the home, Joan thinks of everything. Also, based on Joan's brochures and recommendations. we were able to easily organize activities to suit everyone -- from the younger generation swimming in waterfalls to the older generation taking walks in the woods and all enjoying a bonfire and s'mores at night. The family are all already asking when we can go back.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Joan was a great host. Very responsive and went above and beyond in making sure we felt comfortable in the home and the area.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great President's Day weekend

  • 5 of 5

Four families shared the house for a long weekend. We had a great time. Joan was extremely responsive and thorough. She shared information about the house and surrounding area. The house is large with plenty of space for adults and kids. The one tricky part was not having 4 large beds (queens) for all the couples--there are SO many single beds, but one couple had to sleep in the trundle and one in a double bed in order to sleep together. Probably not an issue if you don't mind sleeping apart, but since there was not bedroom "equality" 2 couples got larger rooms and two got smaller rooms.

The kitchen was amazing--having two refrigerators was so helpful and there was everything you could possibly need to cook. I loved that there were so many plates, bowls, etc. Often in a rental there are very few items to eat on/serve with and this was not the case in JOan's house. The hot tub was great. We all enjoyed using it. The pool table/ping pong table was used by kids and adults.

Location was fantastic--15/20 minutes to Okemo and to Woodstock. We had one non ski day where we walked around town, etc.

The best part was how stocked this house was--so many extra towels, pillows, paper goods, soap. It was such a pleasure to stay there.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Had a great time at this beautiful cabin!

  • 5 of 5

This was an amazing house. We stay here for 3 nights and it was great! It had everything that you needed. Totally enough beds to go around for everyone. Literally, all you need to bring is clothing. The pictures do not do it justice in terms of size. The house is fairly big with a lot of living space. Only complaint is that the internet was not up to pare. Everyone kept getting dropped and there is no phone service. However, if being unplugged from the world is your thing, this is the place to do it. Joan was great as well. She got my everything I needed in a responsible timeframe. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent experience for 9 adults and 5 children

  • 5 of 5

As advertised, there was everything at the house, except food and drink which we brought. The house was very clean and well maintained. The 5 children enjoyed sleeping together in the 5 bed bedroom. Plenty of comfortable sleeping available for the adults. All the amenities, hot tub (very clean), ping pong, foosball, darts, etc were heavily used.

The wood stove heated the main room very well, and was well stocked with seasoned wood.

The 10 skiers skied every day at Okemo which was a short 15 minute trip from the house.

The 4 non-skiers made a 20 mile trip to Quechee, where they enjoyed a visit to Simon Pearce, a restaurant and glass bowing facility located next to a waterfall. The glass products availble for purchase were pricey, but beautiful. They also visited Calvin Coolidge's Estate which was very close to the house.

Breakfast was the only meal ate out at THE CAFE AT DE-LIGHT in Ludlow which was very good.

I will strongly recommend The Snowy Owl Farmhouse to relatives and friends.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent cabin for a winter getaway with a large group!

  • 5 of 5

I organize an outdoor adventure group in NYC and was looking for a cabin around Killington for a group of ~16. Even before we arrived, Joan was excellent with communication and sent information in a timely manner. Upon arriving, the cabin was exactly what was advertised. There is plenty of room and beds and could easily sleep more than we had in the group. All the rooms, especially the kitchen, were well furnished and stocked with the basics. As if this wasn't enough, there is a game room downstairs and a hot tub. Everything is labeled and there are clear instructions how to use certain pieces of equipment (ie: hot tub, wood burning stove). Overall, if you are looking for a great cabin for a large group with all the amenities, look no further.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Perfectly situated between Okemo and Killington, the two best ski mountains in Vermont, makes an ideal location for winter and summer fun. The mountains offer all the winter sports and in the summer they have the great golf courses, water slide, and mountain bike riding on top of Killington. The house is on a snowmobile trail and next to a state park for hiking, mountain biking, x-country skiing, pan for gold and find ruins or you can take a long walk over to the Calvin Coolidge Homestead. Minutes away are the lakes for swimming, boating and fishing. Ten to fifteen minutes can put you on Long Trail or take you to beautiful Woodstock with its Billings Farm Museum, art galleries, fine restaurants, and shops. Also close to Appalachian Trail and rock climbing. In the other direction (30 min+) is the charming village of Weston with its country stores, Inns for fine dining and the Weston Playhouse. Come in the fall and enjoy the beautiful foliage. A great area to come to play or relax.

Other Activities: Also X-country ski, snowmobile, pan for gold, find old ruins, rock-climb, downhill ski, snowshoe, hike, antique shops, golf, water slides, bungee thin

Golf: Near Killington Golf, Woodstock and Okemo courses.

Ski: The house is between Okemo-Jackson Gore and Killington. Also close, Suicide Six and Pico.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Plymouth, Vermont

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Fall
1 Sep 2017 - 1 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£518
for 2 nights
From
£259
From
£662
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,813
 
 
Fall/Winter
2 Nov 2017 - 1 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£666
for 2 nights
From
£333
From
£662
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,331
 

Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £303.4

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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