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Think Foliage and Snow!!! Fireplace and hot chocolate....

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Cozy home, sleeps 8, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, fireplace, outside deck, privacy

Close to Dorset and Manchester for shopping; in the woods for rest and relaxation; near Stratton, Bromley and Killington ski slopes and trails, This is the perfect spot for your next R & R destination, honeymoon, or family vacation. Firewood provided for the cozy fire on the chilly evenings for romantic evening.

Spacious home with 10 acres to roam around on.


Robin Siebold
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
30 August, 2018

Why Robin Siebold chose Dorset

Convenient to many ski resorts and shopping. Great restaurants!!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Dorset around the Bennington County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • village ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 2 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Veranda
  • veranda
  • Wood Decking
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • ski
  • water skiing
Chairs on deck overlooking mountains for your morning coffee and sunrise.... Check-in at 3 P.M. and check-out at 11 A.M.


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(13 traveller reviews)

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Think Foliage and Snow!!! Fireplace and hot chocolate....
average rating of 4.4615383 based on 13 reviews
Millbrook, New York

Disappointing summer rental with no summer views.

  • 1 of 5

We are experienced Home Away renters, and this house missed the mark completely. It was pretty small for a 4 bedroom, and the downstairs full bed mattress was unsleepable because you could feel the springs. There was only one shower in the house with no ventilation fan in that bathroom and there was black mold on that ceiling because it was not ventilated. I tried contacting the owner about this, but she didn’t respond to my email. I didn’t realize there was no WiFi in the house, so that’s my fault. The write up states it sleeps 8, and yet there’s a sign on the slider to the deck stating no more than 6 people should be out on the deck. There was also no table on the deck, as was stated in the write up, and the grill was falling apart. The owner emailed a couple of days before our arrival to give directions which said “drive into the 2 car garage” which was impossible because the doors had broken glass panes and logs lying in front of the doors. There were also 26 stairs leading down to the house, which I didn’t realize ahead of time (although the write up does say it’s not handicap accessible). Oh and there were Christmas decorations around the house in late July. The location was good—10 minutes to town and 10 minutes to the horse show.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: This renter contacted me several times during her stay and I even spoke with her, and her concerns were dealt with, including a burnt out light bulb. Some of what she has written here was not mentioned previously and will be attended to. There are some larger projects that could not be remedied before the spring/summer renters arrived from a very harsh winter i.e. garage and deck. I have a few Christmas items in my Vermont home as well as my permanent home as a reminder that the Spirit of the Season should be celebrated all year long not just once a year. As I explained to the renter, there is no wi-fi because I am not willing to cut down the required trees to have it. To me, Vermont is a place to block out the rest of the world and replenish one's Soul.
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Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

What a cozy house with unbelievable views from the deck. Well equipped for a ski weekends away for a family of 4 and 2 dogs. Defrosting by the fireplace was a treat after a day on the slopes, makes us want to move to the countryside. Ps the stars at night are unbelievable.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Westchester, NY


  • 5 of 5

Our group of 8 (4 adults + 2 kids) + 2 dogs really enjoyed our stay -- especially the roaring fire in the fireplace. The living area is somewhat small for larger groups, but we were quite cozy -- plus the 4 decent-sized bedrooms left everyone plenty of space. The price was very reasonable considering it was the holidays -- likely because it is a little bit of a drive to the mountains (25 min to bromley and closer to 35 to Stratton for us), but we didn't mind the drive -- it's a really beautiful area. Manchester is just about a 12-minute drive -- definitely recommend a visit to their local book store! One last thing -- when we arrived, the hot water was out, but the plumber was already on his way. And when I had a couple questions upon arrival, the homeowner got back to me right away. Overall, a really lovely few days.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Close enough but far enough away!

  • 4 of 5

Great setting- cozy and quiet but. Minutes from the Vermont Summer Festival grounds and Manchester shopping and restaurants but secluded and quiet at night

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house, super close to the horse show!

  • 4 of 5

Overall very good experience! Excellent location for the horse show. If you drive a truck it's a bit tough getting in and out but the distance and convience is worth it.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy and quaint winter vacation home

  • 4 of 5

Our group of 6 adults and two children very much enjoyed our stay over the NYE weekend. The fireplace is a great feature! We made friends with the neighbor's dogs while sledding down the driveway. I would be remiss not to mention that the upstairs does't appear to get heat as well as the rest of the house. We were lucky enough to get some snow during our visit and we capitalized on our proximity to Taylor Farms to go for a horse-drawn sleigh ride under the stars. Would definitely visit again!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Albany, New York
Car: necessary

Other Activities: walking trails, snow mobiling


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house around the Dorset,

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £19 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £44.82
Refundable Damage Deposit £379.85
Pet Fee £379.85
Cleaning £94.96

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Security deposit of $500; pet deposit of $500; refundable within 30 days with no damage.
Charming home on 10 acres close to ski resorts, shopping and historical sites ~

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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