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The Private Fairytale Cabin of Your Dreams in Stowe! Featured in VRTravel!

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,700 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, fireplaces, outdoor hot tub, billiard table, sleeps 6

If you were to visualize a perfect getaway in the mountains, you have just realized your dreams with Holly Cabin. Privately tucked away in the mountains surrounding the world renown town of Stowe, Vermont...ski capital of the East. LIFE Magazine put Stowe on its list of 100 places to visit during your life. Though Holly Cabin is situated on more than 10 acres, with a trout stream and swimming pond, and crystal clear water, it is only minutes from Stowe Village. This property is as perfect as Vermont is beautiful.

This location is a child's fantasy come to life. Feeding the pet ducks, feeding the trout, fishing, tubing, swimming, boating and running barefoot on a large manicured lawn...all in complete privacy.

For adults, here is a place to relax and renew your spirit.

For families, a place to totally enjoy being together.

*** Please see the owners website link for more photos & cabin information at hollycabin on Google.

More Details

Owner
Holly Arnell
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We love this house so much".
Nov 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Elmore in Lamoille County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 13:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Telephone
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Main floor
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Upstairs
  • One bedroom is on the main floor. Two bedrooms are on the second floor.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Veranda
  • Raft
  • Sand Pit
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Two porches; 1 with swing and furniture, 1 with sofa and chairs plus a large picnic table. Large lawn and swimming pond with crystal clear water and trout. Porches are perfect for reading, relaxing and snoozing. Washing machine and dryer are downstairs.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

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The Private Fairytale Cabin of Your Dreams in Stowe! Featured in VRTravel!
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The Perfect Cabin

  • 5 of 5

My family has been vacationing in the Pocono Mountains for years and wanted to experience Vermont for a change. We searched and immediately were drawn to Holly’s Cabin. The whole process was communicated with Holly via email. Our goal was to get into the cold with superior ski/snow conditions and that’s what we got. As we approached the house, we were amazed at how beautiful the surrounding area was once we passed through the village of Stowe. Our arrival was amazing; the house is visible from the road and is nestled behind large evergreen trees covered with snow. It was truly a great experience pulling up to the house for the first time. Snow covered the house and icicles hung off the front porch. Lights were on and the house was cozy warm inside. Once inside, we were completely amazed at how well maintained the house was. The fireplace was perfect for keeping warm and cozy. The next day, we ventured out onto the property. This is where we witnessed some of the most spectacular nature views I’ve ever experienced. The house was well equipped with sheets, towels and cooking essentials. The house has a very unique outside hot tub that completely took away the pains created during a challenging day at Stowe Mountain Ski Resort. At night the temperatures dropped down to -16 but the house was warm inside lead by the most efficiently working Fireplace I’ve ever experienced. We were sad to leave such a beautiful place after our 4 day stay but will be back again in the future. The entire stay, I didn’t think of work and didn’t use my cell, which I realize on my drive home. We found our perfect Stowe log cabin in the woods and would recommend it to anybody who wants to get away with family.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Feb-2015
  • Date of Stay: January 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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It was absolutely lovely to stay here with our family!! So peaceful and idyllic Vermont.

  • 4 of 5

The property was beautiful!! The house was charming and had so many options for entertainment.

A great place to stay with a group. About a half hr from the wonderful Stowe Mountain resort!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect long weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The house is situated on a lovely quiet road about 10 mins from the center of Stowe. When we got to the home, the home was lit and pellet stove was on. The home itself is incredibly inviting and everything you would expect in a quaint cabin in the woods. We found our 3 nights here to be the perfect amount of time to relax and unwind. Home is conveniently close to restaurants in downtown Stowe as well as ski lovers looking to ski at Stowe Mountain Resort. Holly was available with any questions we had and Beverly, her caretaker, was even able to get us several bags of additional pellets when we ran out (due to the blistering cold that weekend). We definitely plan to come back in the future! The perfect getaway for a little R&R. Thanks so much for sharing your home with us Holly!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quintessential Vermont Cabin stay over Christmas Holidays.

  • 5 of 5

From the moment you drive up the long drive sequestering the cabin into the woods (and if you're lucky the driveway will have needed to be paved from all the snow), the Christmas lights start to blink and the outdoor holiday decorations begin to appear. The house is prepared for your visit, and you enter into the foyer where you can quickly see the vaulted ceiling over the great room with a large decorated and twinkling live Christmas tree and year-round wreaths waiting over the fireplace. There is a lovely pine-scented candle to light on the coffee table, little touches of red everywhere, tall red candle tapers waiting to be lit at the dining room table along with Christmas placemats. There are comforters slung and waiting over the furniture, ottomans to put your feet up, a pellet stove for extra warmth while you build a big fire in the fireplace, and all of a sudden the excitement of the arrival quiets, and you take a deep breath.... and a deep feeling of home settles in. Many other thoughtful touches are waiting to be discovered, like bottles of shampoo and conditioner in the shower, several kinds of pillows, lots of reading materials, DVD's and games/puzzles. If you can swing it, stay for a week to relax and soak it all in along with a soak in the comfortable hot tub. Holly was most pleasant to work with. We began our family holiday at this Americana cabin (near the charms and slopes of Stowe), and then continued to Quebec City to an urban, spare, contemporary condo in the old town and had the best of both worlds.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Carole. I'm glad you enjoyed yourselves this Christmas, the "Christmas of your dreams" you said. We do make every effort to make your visit the best ever and we're so pleased that you appreciated all of it.
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5

The Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was perfect for our needs. A get away with all the amenities. The hot tub was lovely, the fireplace was just perfect, and the cabin is situated on the property in such a way that it does feel like you are miles away from the nearest house. The road up to the house can be a bit slippery in the snow, so be mindful, as you should be in any case driving in Vermont in the winter. The cabin is quite large, larger than we expected and fully stocked with everything you may need for a nice, comfortable stay. Very clean and cozy.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: As well, you and your husband were the perfect guests! Thank you. Have a wonderful holiday season and I look forward to having you back again soon.
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A wonderful hide-away in Vermont

  • 4 of 5

A well-located, off-the-beaten-path hide-away with all the amenities. Holly made the process easy from start to finish - easy communication and check-in and she was readily available if we needed to touch base during the stay. House is well-stocked with fun activities - puzzles, games, pool/ping pong table, hot tub. Great plot of land with tranquil water falling in the background at all times. We had a fire roaring the whole time we were there and there was plenty of wood provided to make that possible! Great, comfortable furniture for all your lounging needs.

Some great local attractions nearby (all a 10-15 min drive): Vermont Artisanal Coffee Roasters (a must for any coffee drinker), hiking trails, downtown Stowe (lots of restaurants and markets to stock up for your stay).

Only drawbacks:

- Kitchen could be better stocked (knives, pots/pans, utensil selection made cooking a bit trying... but with some creativity we managed several meals without too much trouble)

- Lots of creaking/noise from the log cabin - not so distracting, but we definitely noticed it! Just something we weren't used to. Was not noticeable at night, did not interrupt sleep at all.

- A lot of stuffed animals/dolls throughout the house... I imagine this would be great fun for families with younger kids, but felt a bit funky to us (30 years old-ish) - again, did not take away from stay!

Highly recommend this home! Thank you, Holly!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Burlington International
Nearest Ferry
26 Miles
Burlington
Nearest Train
16 Miles
Montperier
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
Route 89
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Elmore
Car: recommended

Other Activities: Many cultural activities all year long

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £224.61

My security deposit is usually 300.00, not 1,000, as stated by Home Away.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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