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Relax at this peaceful Lake Front property

People6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cute 'A' Frame With Cathedral Ceiling Is Open, Cozy And Warm

Come & stay at my beautiful recnetly renovated Lake House inside and out with a babbling brook on the side of the house to add to the ambiance. You will find a fully supplied well equipped kitchen and eating area, just bring your food!

Comfortable living room with a pellet stove looking out over the lake. (Pull out couch)

Many beds, very comfy and large beds for two adults upstairs the spiral staircase. Wake up and look out into the lake to start your day with beauty and peace!

Separate bonus side-room, comfy large futon that sleeps two adults, plus three more single beds.

All linens are supplied, lots of towels hairdryer and soaps, etc. for your bathing needs.

Lake house is stocked with plenty of board games for the whole family.

Internet and free phone calling is included!

There is a new composite beautiful deck to soak in the sun rays over looking the gorgeous lake where you can take the kayaks, paddle boat and paddle boards with life jackets to enjoy the water or take a fishing pole and catch the big one!

Winter months is a great place to ice skate, ice fishing, or ride your snowmobiles.

The entrance to the Vast Trail is up Mountain Road through the power lines.

Cross Country skiing is 1 minute away at Prospect Mountain.

In the evening, cook out on the grill and then sit around the fire pit to make s'mores. On clear nights, there is so little pollution that you clearly see the Milky Way stretch from horizon to horizon. There are binoculars by the TV, and prepare yourself to see more stars than you've ever seen in your life! Shooting stars are in abundance.

Take a break from the magic, down the road either direction will bring you into two cute little towns. Bennington and Wilmington with lots of places to shop and eat.

The Lake House has had the honor of having two couples engaged at the house and six honeymooners!

We are here to make your stay the best you ever had. Let me know your needs. It will be my pleasure to book your stay right at this moment so you no longer have to search any where else!

Look forward to hearing from you soon!

Kindly,

Linda Jane

More Details

Owner
Linda Jane Parson
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
22 November, 2017

About Linda Jane Parson

Grew up in Stratford Ct. Went to Bunnell High School and just finished my APL at Vermont CC, Bennington.

Always loved Vermont, and skied since I was a kid at Haystack, Mt Snow and Killington. Presently volunteering at Mt Snow, with Abilities Plus, teaching anyone with a disability to ski!

Have since retired from many years of traveling and happy to find a peaceful, no traffic place!

Love to golf. Playing at Mount Snow this year along with VSWGA!

Always dreamed of owning a bed and breakfast.

Enjoy meeting new people, like YOU! Come & stay .....

Linda Jane Parson purchased this cottage in 2003

Why Linda Jane Parson chose Woodford

Passed by Woodford Lake off of route 9 a thousand times. One day my car made a sharp turn into this private community, where I saw a sign 'Home for sale by owner'

The minute I walked in, I knew it was meant to be.

Its magical here at Woodford Lake! Come and stay and find out for yourself!

Its for sale if you are interested(:

What makes this cottage unique

As you walk into the house and look directly out to the sparkling water surrounded by glorious mountains. Listen to the sounds of the babbling brook on the side of the house.

Picture the perfect winter wonderland. That is what it is like in Woodford.

Its magical for a romantic weekend!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Woodford in Bennington County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Comfortable Queen size bed in loft
  • Pull out sleeper in living room in front of pellet stove to keep you cozy and warm Bunk beds, queen size futon and twin bed in bonus room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • 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
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Guest book with local activities

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Relax at this peaceful Lake Front property
average rating of 4.903226 based on 31 reviews
Chicago, Illinois
5

Perfect weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This rental and its location were absolutely perfect for my annual reunion trip with my college roommates. The house was both spacious and cozy, and was rich with character. We lucked out with the weather, and enjoyed the lake, fire pit, and nearby state park. It was nice to be secluded yet also within a 15 minute drive of the town, where we found great restaurants. LJ was very helpful and checked in with me via email and text prior to my arrival. My only regret is that I couldn't stay longer!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clinton, NY
5

Beautiful, relaxing property with lots of amenities and near a fun little town!

  • 5 of 5

We (two couples) stayed at Linda Jane's cabin this last weekend and could not have had a better time!

The cabin itself is beautiful and perfect for a few days away, with a babbling brook just outside the window to provide the ambiance, a fully equipped kitchen and eating area (seriously, fully equipped -- just bring your food!), super comfortable living room with a pellet-stove looking out over the lake, and many beds. (Beds: Large, very comfy bed for two adults in the loft upstairs; in the separate side-room, there's a futon that also sleeps two adults, plus bunk-beds for three.) The cabin is stocked with plenty of board games, etc, for ample family fun. Also -- wireless internet! A must these days.

Outside, there's a beautiful deck overlooking the lake, a fire pit out back for s'mores and other campfire activities, and two kayaks and a paddle-boat (plus safety gear) for the lake. The lake itself is GORGEOUS. We went in mid-October and, while the nights were somewhat chilly (we threw on light jackets or heavy sweaters when sitting around the fire pit) it was still perfect weather for getting out on the lake in the boats, which we did multiple times a day. Nearby, there are plenty of beautiful parks and trails, which we also enjoyed.

AND -- on clear nights, there is so little light pollution that you can clearly see the Milky Way stretch from horizon to horizon. Pack a pair of binoculars and prepare to see more stars than you've ever seen before! In addition to our regular star gazing, we saw a number of shooting stars *and* just happened to be out at the right time to catch the International Space Station (clearly visible to the naked eye!) pass overhead!!

When you want a break from all the beautiful nature, just 15 minutes down the road there is the adorable little town of Bennington. There are a number of very good restaurants here (recommend the brewpub), as well as little chocolate/ice cream shops, etc. Very enjoyable!

Finally, Linda Jane is a fantastic host. She left us a welcome gift (s'mores, in our case -- exactly what I wanted!) and there were very clear instructions all over the cabin for how to use things. She was in regular contact leading up to our visit, she let us know when the cabin was ready so that we could come in a little early, and, since there was nobody coming in after us, she waived the check out time so that we could get one more go'round in the kayaks before we headed out. OVERALL - FANTASTIC TRIP!!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay at the Lake House. You were able to be in the moment at the Lake House and took in all the magic of the house, the area and the stars! It is a magical place full of peace and I am thrilled you captured it all (: Come back soon. Linda Jane
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5

Above and beyond expectations

  • 5 of 5

Linda Jane's provided everything that anyone could want or need. The property was clean, homey, and welcoming. The personalized touches were just a wonderful added touch. This experience has been so positive that my husband and I will be using VRBO for all of our trips.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hilary thank you for your visit!! You were wonderful guests and are welcome back any time 🏡
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5

Cutest lake house

  • 5 of 5

Perfect, comfy, cozy. My boyfriend and I were happily surprised. Clean and has everything you need. Be ready to be off the grid, no cell service anywhere and civilization/food is about 15+ minutes away, so bring snacks if you don't want to leave. When you wake up in the morning and look straight ahead you have 2 windows showing the view of the water right from bed. We were already thinking of going back again, maybe in the winter.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Arlington, Ma
5

Peaceful stay

  • 5 of 5

Great property and attentive host

  • Review Submitted: 11-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Riverdale, NY
5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay at this lake front house. The property was exactly as pictured and more quiet than we imagined it would be. The kayaks and paddle boards were perfect for fishing and just relaxing on the lake.

Would definitely come back!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you enjoyed yourselves Please come back soon Lj
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Location

Nearest Airport
48 Miles
Albany New York
Nearest Barpub
12 Miles
Wilmington
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Mt Anthony
Nearest Train
49 Miles
Albany New York
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Anchor Bar
Nearest Ski
19 Miles
Mount Snow
Nearest Beach
Woodford Lake
Car: necessary

Enjoy swimming, kayaking, paddle boat, Paddleboards*** ice skating, fishing, ice fishing, snowmoliling on the non-motor lake. Colors abound with wonderful foliage displays in the fall turning into a winter wonderland at the turn of the season.

Clear crisp mountain air with starry skies at night to enjoy by the camp fire.

Haystack/Hermitage, Mt Snow, Mt Anthony golf courses minutes away.

Mt Snow 15 minutes away, Cross Country Skiing at Prospect Mountain, 2 minutes away.

Entrance to the vast trail located at the top of Mountain Road in this magical private community for the best snowmobiling in the East.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Woodford, 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
 
Summer-Winter
20 Jun 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£300
for 2 nights
From
£128
£868
£2,514
 
 
Winter
1 Dec 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£440
for 3 nights
From
£132
£868
£2,514
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£300
for 2 nights
From
£128
£868
£2,514
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £45.29
Refundable Damage Deposit £75.49
Pet Fee £22.65
Tax Rate 9.0%

Winter Months $20.00 per nite for pellet fuel
Holiday Weeks prices change
Departure Cleaning Fee $60.00

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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