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Plymouth's Historic 1920 Doll House

Bedrooms 2
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Everything you’ll need at under 700 square feet. This fully-outfitted, full-house rental has a complete kitchen, living room, two-bedrooms, bath with shower, and beautiful gardens and sitting areas. The Doll House is within easy walking distance to town.

You'll love the cozy charm of our historic tiny house locally known as 'The Doll House'. We're excited to open this treasure to you for a night, a weekend, or a week. Built in 1920, this house has been fully and lovingly restored to its former glory. It is tastefully decorated in period-appropriate furnishings - just enough room for you to enjoy the simple life of a tiny house. You'll be within walking distance to all of Plymouth's entertainment, restaurants and shops. You'll have everything you need - just bring your suitcase and groceries! The Doll House makes a perfect launching pad for your next vacation, business trip, or visit to nearby relatives or students at Plymouth State University or Holderness School.

The Doll House hosts two full bedrooms upstairs, one room with a full bed and one room with two twin beds. The living room, fully equipped kitchen and bath with shower are downstairs. In warmer months, enjoy the lovely screen porch, garden sitting and eating areas and a cute 'pocket park' across the street.

You'll have full access to the Doll House to come and go as you wish (though you might love it so much you won't 'go' very often)!

More Details

Susan Mathison
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
14 December, 2017

About Susan Mathison

I have lived in Plymouth for 11 years after moving here from the beautiful Oregon Coast. My partner Steve is a second-generation Plymouth native. Between the two of us we have five kids and a growing crop of grandkids. We are involved in lots of community group and enjoy the connections we make traveling and by sharing our home with others. Between our kids, grandkids, rowing, community service, and gardening, we pack a lot of JOY into each day. We look forward to meeting you!

Susan Mathison purchased this house in 2014

Why Susan Mathison chose Plymouth

Local Michael and Linda B. lovingly restored this home over the past 9 years. It came time for them to find the Doll House a new owner and, as fate would have it, they found me. Or, perhaps, the Doll House found me? I am thrilled to be able to have the responsibility to take this home on to its 100th birthday and to make it available for you to enjoy. I think you will find that it is perfect - just big enough for your visit, quiet get-away, romantic escape, or longer stay.

What makes this house unique

We proudly pay our NH Rooms Tax. License #059528.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Plymouth in Plymouth

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 13:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • village
  • Historic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet, sink and shower are located in the first-floor bedroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Two twin beds trundle in this room.
  • Books ...
  • Stereo
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • ski
  • Snowmobiling
Stay in a piece of Plymouth's rich history - a tiny house that is Just Big Enough!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Plymouth's Historic 1920 Doll House
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews

Truly a Dollhouse

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at The Dollhouse. It had everything we needed. It was cozy, clean and comfortable. It was in a great central location for day trips to the White Mountains, to Lake Winnipesaukee, and a fun visit to Simon Pearce Store. We saw some beautiful fall colors on our travels. It was walking distance to town and we had a couple of great meals at Six Burner Bistro. It's in a lovely private setting. Thanks so much for opening your house for visitors to your lovely area.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Super Cute House...Doll House is the perfect description

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in NH for the marathon. The Doll House was just big enough four our family of four. Everything was clean and “doll sized.”

We didn’t need to reach out to Susan for anything, but she was very accommodating. The house is set back away from the main streets. There are some restaurants within walking distance.

It is a very charming house and we would stay there again. We recommend this to anyone who is looking for an authentic New England experience.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful in a great town!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the Doll House. It was a perfect for our party of 3.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable and cozy

  • 5 of 5

The "Doll House" was just perfect for my vacation. Susan was warm and so very welcoming on my arrival. The house is comfortable and cozy and a great jumping off point for activities in the area; it's within walking distance to some great restaurants and less than 10 minute drive to others. I'm looking forward to staying at the "Doll House" again....perhaps a long weekend this fall!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nostalgic and cute.

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful house with all you need in a cute, small package. Close to town and restaurants, but far enough to feel secluded. Loved the back porch! Make sure you check out the medicine cabinet ~ treasures from bygone days.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Can I move here!?

  • 5 of 5

LOVED the Doll House! Loved Plymouth! We stayed at the Doll House while visiting Plymouth State University, with my youngest daughter. What a fantastic cottage! I felt at home, it was perfect! Easily can walk into town and to the college campus. At night my husband and I would walk into town, to burn off some calories from all the good stuff we bought at Baked Cafe, in town (say YES to Carrot Cake!). The town was truly magical this time of year. There was snow, it was decorated for Christmas, I honestly think they film Hallmark Christmas movies here. It was great! Cannon Mountain wasn't too far away- I dropped off husband and daughter there on Saturday for some snowboarding. I was able to explore the area, find a covered bridge, some antique shops, and a Marshalls. Could see visiting in the spring, since hiking trails aren't too far of a drive away.

The owner is wonderful! There was small problem with the lockset (wear and tear, cold winters) and she responded to us instantly and had it fixed in no time at all. When my daughter attends Plymouth State- I hope to stay at the Doll House every chance I get to visit! Would stay here again in an instant! Will have to come back with my mom-- she fell in love with the kitchen, from the photos. This house belongs in a story book, love it!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for such a kind review! I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay! We work really hard to make the Doll House a wonderful "experience" rather than just another place to stay; we really appreciate your kind words about your stay. Thanks so much! We look forward to hosting you again soon (and best of luck to your daughter at PSU!) Safe travels and rich adventures! Susan.
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Plymouth is the Gateway to the White Mountains and the Lakes Region. Ski at Loon Mountain or Waterville Valley. Hike over 1,200 miles of trails in the White Mountains, kayak on Squam Lake, or just take a scenic drive through the White Mountains on the Kancamangus Highway!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Plymouth, Lakes Region

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Nightly Rate
30 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

In order to preserve our historic home, no smoking or pets are allowed.

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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