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Chicken Farmer I Still Love You.

24 Reviews
Bedrooms Studio
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Photos and Description of this holiday apartment in Newbury

Large Apartment 6 miles from Mount & Lake Sunapee

Your home away from home that is all about R&R and reconnecting with the outdoors. A spacious modern suite with all you need for a perfect get away. There is no TV so you can thoroughly enjoy the peace & quiet. We do have free wifi. Cell phone coverage is spotty. Enjoy your coffee or wine out on the deck listening to nature. We have a gorgeous secluded 25 acre wooded lot. Enjoy!

This suite was all built by Brett over 3 years; completed in 2011. All appliances are new full sized stainless steel. Soap stone corner sink. Granite counter. A dining table that seats 4. Linens are provided for short term guests. If you are staying longer than 2 weeks we do ask you provide your own linens (queen sized sheets & towels). We have plenty of blankets & quilts for both beds. The sofa pulls out easily & has a very comfortable larger mattress. The bathroom has a standup spacious glass corner shower with over head heater, light & fan. Washer & dryer are located in the bathroom. Please bring your own laundry soap. Just ask to use the BBQ grill (you'll need your own charcoal). The corner gas wood stove heats the space nicely.

We are in an outdoor paradise with all winter, summer, spring, and fall activities. Just 90 minutes from Boston, 45 minutes from the Manchester airport, 20 minutes from Colby Sawyer College in New London.

Summer is absolutely gorgeous in New England. Weather varies & frequently changes but can range from 50-80's. We do have a window unit air conditioner if needed. And there is a very large ceiling fan.

Fall leaf peeping is at it's best here in NH peeking around 2nd week of October (depending on the weather) and going for a long drive or hike is a must.

Winter adventure is all around as we are very close to skiing at Mt. Sunapee Resort, Ragged Mountain, Pats Peak, and Eastman Cross Country Center. We generally cross country ski the nearby snowmobile trails. You can snowshoe our property for some great exercise.

4 Wheel drive and or All wheel drive are highly recommended in this area. The house is located ~1 mile off the main road and is a very compact dirt road. The road is town maintained for snow plowing and sanding.

Keywords: Private Apartment, Secluded, Deep Woods, Granite Counters, Stainless Steel Appliances, Organic Mattress, Private Patio.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Cindi & Brett Croft
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
27 September, 2016
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About Cindi & Brett Croft

Owned by Brett and Cindi Croft.

Cindi & Brett Croft purchased this apartment in 2006

Why Cindi & Brett Croft chose Lake Sunapee area

We love living in the woods in NH. We came here for the clean air and the peace and quiet from SLC, Utah. At night the woods come alive with crickets, owls, and wildlife. There is something to be said for living closer to a lake and a ski resort than to a grocery store!

What makes this apartment unique

You might spot turkeys, fox, deer and moose on the property.

Get away from your busy life -- enjoy nature & relax.

The absence of a TV is intentional. We want people to experience a vacation away from media.

WIFI is free.


based on 24 holidaymaker reviews

Chicken Farmer I Still Love You.
average rating of 4.875 based on 24 reviews

Quiet and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful trip, loved the suite it was private and had its own entrance. The studio itself was lovely and so was the view. Cindi and Brett were kind and helpful. I loved that there were many books and some games in the studio. A great place to escape to if you want something quiet and detached.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
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Weekend at Craftsmen Craft Fair, Mt Sunapee Resort, New Hampshire

  • 5 of 5

Accommodations were as stated on VRBO website and more. All the comforts of home comfortable bed, loads of room, nicely decorated, very quiet and near points of interest. Cindi and Brett were in the main home available and friendly.

We would definitely stay again and refer our friends to stay at this lovely setting

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Enjoyable area to explore

  • 4 of 5

The studio was comfortable, clean and quiet. Cindi and Brett were great hosts-available if needed. They greeted us when we arrived and gave us some advice on dining and outdoor adventures and put the ac in the window which we needed one night.

We rode our mountain bikes on the Sugar River Trial which was beautiful, but the trail had some sandy spots that made it very difficult to pedal. There were several ATV's on the trail also which was fine except when they came by and kicked up a lot of dust.

We also did a 2-mile climb to the summit of Mt. Sunapee which was a great trail but difficult if you are not in decent shape. The view at the summit was beautiful. You could also take a ski lift to the top and walk down the mountain. The Adventure Park was also open with other cool stuff to try especially for families.

The State Beach also rents kayaks/canoes for an hour or a half day starting Memorial Day weekend.

Flying Goose had great nachos and my husband loved the beer brewed on site. They have a solar-powered brewery on site that we would have loved to have checked out but Brewer works weekdays only.

Pizza at Bubba's was good - wood fired pizza oven. Grab a pizza to go and find a spot across the street overlooking the lake.

Sanctuary Farm Ice Cream was delicious - fun place to hang out with kids. Animals to pet, etc.

Mill Stone on Main St. had delicious food, drinks and excellent service. French Dip was delicious.

Sunapee Harbor was quaint with shops and small restaurants. Preservation Center was worth a visit.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great studio, perfect for 2-4 people, very friendly owners

  • 4 of 5

The studio is perfect for 2-4 people - huge, well-stocked, with large windows overlooking woods, a large deck & private entry. Conveniently located near Mt. Sunapee Ski Resort. Also, bunch of convenience stores & super markets nearby or on the way close-by. Cindi & Brett are very friendly & accommodating. When I forgot to buy eggs on my way, Cindi readily provided their own farm-grown, organic eggs. We will definitely come back and I highly recommended Cindi-Brett's Studio.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our Second Visit to Chicken Farmer...

  • 5 of 5

When we decided to return to New England this fall there was no question where we would stay. We were thrilled to be able to visit "Chicken Farmer I Love You" once again. We had a delightful stay in this quiet mountain retreat. Everything was just as we remembered...a lovely, cozy studio in a beautiful, tranquil setting. Cindi and Brett are such gracious hosts and made sure that our every need was met. We highly recommend this property for a quiet get-away and hope to come again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Visiting NH

  • 5 of 5

Excellent place to stay. Quiet and very comfortable. A pretty area to experience the outdoors, Sunapee is so close.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Manchester, NH
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Lake Sunapee Country Club
Nearest Train
90 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
9 Miles
Mount Sunapee
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Nearest Point of Interest
Newbury Harbor
Nearest Point of Interest
Mount Sunapee
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Todd
Nearest Point of Interest
Pillsbury State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Wadliegh State
Nearest Point of Interest
Rollins State Park
Car: necessary

NH Craftsmens Fair (at MT Sunapee) 9 miles. Lake Sunapee 6 miles.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Newbury, Lake Sunapee area

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2 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £61 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £204
Tax Rate 9.0%

Open all year.

Children 14 and under free with paying adult (2 children max. in room).
Other occupants $10/night each up to 4 maximum in room. All occupants must register before check-in.
Add 9% NH Rooms and Meals Tax to all rates listed above.

60 day advance notice required to cancel any reservations made between Nov 1 and April 1,
30 day advance notice required for all other times.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Newbury in Dartmouth - Lake Sunapee

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tiled full bath with corner stand-up all glass shower with heated overhead lamp, light & fan. Luxury linens. Available Loofas & blower drier. Glow in the dark night light. Washer & dryer--bring your own laundry soap.
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size bed of Luxurious Organic natural latex rubber mattress. This bed has 4 extra large pull out drawers for extra storage. Sofa Sleeper--Mattress is easy to pull out & is comfortable. Plenty of quilts & blankets. We provide sheets & linens but ask long-term quest ( 2+ wks.) to bring your own.
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Racquetball
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
We are available to share fun activities in the area and places to eat. We enjoy getting to know people from around the world. Lake Todd and Lake Sunapee are both under 6 miles away and great for kyaking, canoeing, & swimming. Newbury has a beautiful dock and shallow area for little ones to play; with summer concerts Thursday nights. Mount Sunapee offers the best local skiing & has summer fun as well. Numerous hiking trails. Local snowmobile trails. The Newport Sugar River rail trail is lovely too. Gunstock is not too far for a thrilling adventure ropes course & segway tours.

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