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SEE SALE BELOW!!! A Holimont Dream! Great for all seasons! SKI IN/SKI OUT!

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


Minimum Stay
2 - 5 nights

About the property

4 bedroom, 3 bath, 2 living rooms, pet friendly and smoke free

MARCH SALE! Was $900 a night, now it is $600 a night! Enjoy the sun and the slopes!. The is a beautiful rental home, in a great location, has plenty of space for the whole family or several families. This nicely decorated private home also features a wood burning fireplace on the first floor family room plus another family room with a Ping-Pong table in the lower level, a gas grill on the deck, along with a washer/dryer, and extra refrigerator in utility room. Fire Pit, hike out the door, peaceful area!

You will enjoy a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher and seating for 16 people for dinner.This kitchen even has a trash compactor that encourages kids to actually use it! To make those cold days warm, make all the hot chocolate and tea you need using the hot water spigot that instantly pours out almost boiling hot water!

To keep all the ski/board gear out of the way, there is a big boot room on the lower level that organizes all your stuff to make going out again easy!

This place has four bedrooms: A master bedroom with a California king bed, large closet and a full bathroom. The 3 bedrooms on the lower level have a Queen or Full bed and a set of bunk beds. (X-Long in 2 of the rooms)

The lower level's couch pulls out to a Full size bed.

The lower level has a full bath (shower/tub), Upstairs has a half bath and a Jacuzzi/shower room. The master bedroom has a full bath also.And enough hot water to shower the whole group!

PET FRIENDLY- The dogs LOVE running in the woods getting their exercise too!

There is Wi-Fi for whatever you need plus a new flat screen tv with cable downstairs. Each bedroom has a TV that is equipped with DVD player in each bedroom and a huge DVD library for your enjoyment.

4-WHEEL DRIVE IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED in the winter. There is parking for 3-4 cars

This place is also a great during the other seasons, hike right out the door and enjoy nature. Bird feeders can be found on the back deck which brings in a variety of wild life.

THERE IS A CLEANING FEE OF $200 plus some taxes. Feel free to ask any questions.

More Details

Property Manager
Lynette Gerstel
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 February, 2017

About Lynette Gerstel

This chalet has been in my family since 1966 when my parents built it. They did a huge addition/gut to it in the late 1980's. Recently my family purchased it from my parents. Our family loves to ski at Holimont and we have many happy memories! It is the type of place, that when you walk in the front door, your shoulders relax and you know it is time to enjoy the people around you!

Lynette Gerstel purchased this chalet in 2013

Why Lynette Gerstel chose Chautauqua Allegheny

Being able to ski in/ski out has been such a blessing to our family. Everyone can come and go as they please, lunch is always available in a crockpot to warm you up. It is also close to town. We have enjoyed taking care of the place and want others to enjoy it as well.

What makes this chalet unique

Hopefully you will find this place as relaxing and fun as we do. We try to make everything simple, fully equipped kitchen with extras. We even have a 3 pot crock pot that makes lunch a nice variety. Fire pit for time around the fire in the evening and nature all around you.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Hi there -

The kitchen had everything we needed and more - I definitely appreciated the paper plates and kitchen essentials (foil, plastic wrap...etc) that I forgot about. I did bring some Clorox wipes to ease clean-up but that's just my preference ;).

Bedrooms and bathrooms were perfect, nothing additional needed there.

We didn't end up using the outdoor fire pit because of the rainy conditions. We did fully utilize the living room fireplace though. My brother had some issues figuring out the correct direction for the flue handle but trial and error was just fine.

I did end up bringing stuff that I really didn't need (extra blankets, paper towels, dish soap...etc.) because I did not know you'd have everything available.

All-in-all, the place was great!

Thanks again!

Apr 2016
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Ellicottville in Upstate New York

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Master
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , lower level
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
    Bathroom 4 - Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(19 traveller reviews)

SEE SALE BELOW!!! A Holimont Dream! Great for all seasons! SKI IN/SKI OUT!
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 20 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Great place with easy access to the slopes!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. Getting on and off the slopes is so nice for skiing. Come in for lunch, hot chocolate or to sit in front of the warm fire. You are welcome back anytime.
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The property was perfect for our large, family reunion.

  • 4 of 5

The common areas were large enough for conversation, games, and eating as a group. The fireplace provided warmth and coziness. Access to the slopes was great for skiing and sledding. Probably the best part of this rental was communication and accommodation with the owners. They were responsive to every request and went out of their way to make sure our stay was all we hoped for. We would recommend the property to any family wishing to enjoy being together and experiencing all Holimont and Ellicottville have to offer.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words. I love to make a stay as memorable as it can be... in a GOOD way! :) You are welcome back anytime!
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Wonderful chalet

  • 5 of 5

Excellent holiday chalet.

We had a wonderful 3 day stay just before Christmas. Magical with all the snow and I loved the open wood fire.

The younger ones loved the games room and use of free wifi.

The chalet has excellent facilities and is just as described.

The owner Lynette is very friendly and quick to respond to enquires and questions

I would definitely recommend for familes.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great getaway weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Three couples had an awesome getaway weekend. Great place to relax and forget about life for a while. Would also be wonderful for the entire family. Plenty of room for the 6 of us with space for more. The Chalet was well stocked and clean. We only needed to bring ourselves. Would highly recommend this place for a quiet weekend or full blown family vacation. We will be back again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words about the chalet. We are thrilled that your enjoyed your stay and are welcome back anytime!!
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Great house, very roomy, incredibly kind & helpful owner

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful, roomy home located slopeside. We comfortably fit 14 adult males for a "guys weekend" it's s decent walk into town, but not too bad. Coming back up the hill is definitely a bit of a hike! Great kitchen & living room space. All of the bedrooms were very comfortable. Ping-pong table was tons of fun. Owner is super kind, and helpful and made the rental stress free. It'd be an amazing rental for the winter, which I think it's more geared towards. The lack of A/C was apparent for 13 guys, during the middle of a heat wave, so it did get a little toasty inside. The only other negative (which really only applies for non-winter renting) is the lack of a yard for yard games. There isn't really any traffic on the road, so we were able to adjust and play some yard games in the road which was still fun. Despite the lack of a yard, there are two excellent porches to relax on, and they do have space where a firepit is setup which is nice.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review! You definitely hit some hot and muggy weather! I hope that opening all the sliding glass doors and windows helped cool the place down, especially in the cooler evenings. We will be adding some more fans since the weather seems to be so hot at times. You are more than welcome back anytime!
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Wonderful, relaxing stay!

  • 5 of 5

This was such a relaxing week for me and my family. Lynette made everything so accommodating for us. The house is on a quiet street and everyone enjoyed grilling on the deck and using the fire pit. The downtown is quaint and cute. Lots of shops and restaurants for you to enjoy. Would recommend this to anyone!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words and I am so happy that you and your family enjoyed your week! There is so much to do in Ellicottville, or nothing at all. It is your call! You are welcome back anytime!
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Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Downtown Ellicottville
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Holiday Valley
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Downtown Ellicottville
Nearest Ski
0.2 Miles


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Ellicottville, Chautauqua Allegheny

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
21 Feb 2017 - 27 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Memorial Day
26 May 2017 - 29 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
July 4th
30 Jun 2017 - 5 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Nightly Rate
1 Sep 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
6 Oct 2017 - 9 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
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17 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
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1 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Nightly Rate
25 May 2018 - 28 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning/linens/toiletry £160
Refundable Damage Deposit £200
Tax Rate 5.0%

Holiday and Ellicottville event weekends are a 3 day minimum.

Manager'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.
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