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4 Br Eclectic Ski House W/Hot Tub Only Minutes to Sugarbush and More!

16 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights

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Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Roxbury - The Roxbury

4 Br Eclectic Ski House W/Hot Tub Only Minutes to Sugarbush and More!

Welcome to The Roxbury, our secluded 10 acre getaway minutes from the Mad River Valley and Sugarbush Ski Resort. Our mountain home offers 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, 6 person hot tub to relax after a long hike, a bar for apres ski and a workout room.

Open floor plan with living, dining, kitchen and bar area with a small powder room. This is a contemporary house so we do have a lot of stairs. Three bedrooms on 2nd floor with a 4th kids' room on 3rd! Master bedroom has attached bath w/shower. Guest bedrooms share full bathroom. We have 4 flat screen TVs including the one in our workout room finished basement!

We offer 10 acres of privacy and are centrally located 15-20 minutes from the Warren/Waitsfield/Sugarbush area, 25 minutes to Montpelier, and 40 minutes to Stowe.

Bring your bike, bring your skis/snowboard, bring your family, bring your dog, bring yourself and enjoy our mountain home! Are you ready to spend a night (or two or three) at The Roxbury?

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Matthew and Rachel Brace
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 October, 2016
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About Matthew and Rachel Brace

Matt and Rachel have been living in Vermont full time since 2003. We purchased this home in 2005 and it has been a labor of love to fix it up over the past 10 years. We relocated to Concord, MA and have opened up The Roxbury for rent. We hope that people wishing to have the true Vermont Experience will check it out!

Matthew and Rachel Brace purchased this house in 2005

Why Matthew and Rachel Brace chose Central Vermont / Sugarbush / Mad River Valley

The Roxbury is simply a house with character! It is a huge contemporary ski house built in 1972. Great for dinner parties, spending time with friends and family relaxing on the couch in front of a burning fire in the winter or on one of the many decks during the summer. We are located close enough to Sugarbush to make it a steal but far enough away to make it a real getaway. There are many times we both stop and take a moment to look around at this house - we are very lucky to have found this bit of heaven in Vermont.

We are 8 minutes from Norwich University, a 15-20 minute ride over a scenic mountain road to the Mad River Valley/Sugarbush area and 25 minutes from downtown Montpelier. Beautiful scenery surrounds us!

What makes this house unique

Many cozy nooks to spend by yourself or with another. Quiet location with many trees but plenty of sun to relax on the deck too. Central location to the Warren/Waitsfield/Sugarbush /Norwich University area but also only 25 minutes from Montpelier.

Guests have access to all Vermont has to offer from skiing (downhill and cross country), hiking, biking, swimming, sightseeing, eating, relaxing and more!


based on 16 holidaymaker reviews

4 Br Eclectic Ski House W/Hot Tub Only Minutes to Sugarbush and More!
average rating of 4.5625 based on 16 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This couldn't have been more perfect for our family. It truly is a hidden gem. We had 7 adults 2 kids and a dog. The house was very clean, you could not tell that they allowed pets. The open floor plan with the large kitchen dining room and living allowed us to stay close but out of each others way. The kitchen was completely stocked with pots, pans and utensils allowing us to cook our big breakfast both mornings. Not only would I recommend this location to family and friends our family is already talking about returning! On a personal note the owner calls all of his rentals after they inquire about his property which I thought was more professional they just emails.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We will pass your wonderful comments on to our cleaner - she is superb! Thank you for taking such great care of The Roxbury during your stay and for the thank you note.:) You are welcome back anytime. We love having repeat guests that understand our vibe.
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  • 5 of 5

As always, my family had a wonderful stay at the Roxbury! Matt and Rachel went out of their way to make sure we had everything we need. It really feels like home every time we come to Vermont and stay here but with a few added perks, the hot tub and the beautiful Vermont scenery especially in the Fall are wonderful. Thanks for everything, hope to stay agin soon. Lori D.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: As always, happy to have you back! We are glad you feel at home in The Roxbury. That is the way it was meant to be.
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Awesome Property!

  • 5 of 5

We had a group of 12 family & friends stay at this place for a wedding just down the street at the Tennis Camp. There's really only enough beds for 8, but we made do. The owners are super helpful and very easy to work with. They left us plenty of towels and stuff for our group. The kitchen and bar are well-stocked. It was the perfect place to have a large gathering. Some of us hadn't seen each in years so we really wanted to have a place where we could all sit around, drink wine, and catch up! If that's what you're looking for, this is an awesome place to stray!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great guests! These guys were awsome! They treated our house like it was theirs and that's all you could ask for in a guest. These guys really understood the vibe we are going for with this property. Nothing out of place and the house was nice and clean when they left. Come back anytime folks!
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Great for Families

  • 5 of 5

Our family including two grade schoolers and our dog Charley really enjoyed our stay at The Roxbury. We loved the convenient access for touring the areas of Waitsfield, Warren, Waterbury, Stowe, and Montpelier. The best part of every day though was coming back to Roxbury to our home away from home. While touring every day we would pick up provisions to prepare meals back at the house. We would then come back tired from touring and fire up the grill, pour some beers and cocktails, and just cook and relax. The house is set a long way away from the road and any other houses so you have complete privacy and quiet. The only sounds you hear may be the birds or an occasional train whistle running way down in town along the bottom of the hill. The WiFi works great, the Satellite TV is great. The kitchen is fully equipped. There is a great Weber gas grill. It is only a minute or two to the general store in Roxbury, about 10 minutes to the incredible East Warren Market, 15 minutes to the famous Warren Market, 20 minutes to Waitsfield. We hope to come back to the area again and we would not want to stay anywhere else.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great property with everything you need and more!

  • 5 of 5

The Roxbury is a great house tucked away in central Vermont. The kitchen, decks, hot tub, and charm of the house will make any stay comfortable and relaxing. While our group was in the area for work, it was a great place to come back to after long days. The gourmet kitchen has everything you need for great meals, including a grill located on the deck right outside the kitchen. The living room space is comfortable, with puffy couches and great recliners. Wifi and satellite TV ensure you won't miss the comforts of home. The hot tub is huge and just what you need after a long day! Sometimes it's the little things that add convenience - like a well equipped home gym, washer and dryer, and multiple bathrooms. In the event of a power outage (we had a storm pass through our first night), they even have a generator ready power all the essentials (yep - even TV and wifi!).

Matt and Rachel are awesome and very responsive! They provide tons of linens, full access to the bar, and answers to anything you might need! Thanks for a great stay!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I rented Matt and Rachel's home this past weekend, as I was in town for a family wedding. I wish I could have stayed longer - the home was large, very well maintained, comfortable, and situated in a beautiful, quiet spot in the Vermont countryside. There's plenty of space for a family to make themselves at home here, and it's proximate to all the attractions in the area - skiing, hiking, the works. I brought my family dogs with me, and they had a great time, too - the house stayed nice and cool even during the heat of the Summer afternoon.

I hope to be back in the area someday soon, and whenever that happens, we'll absolutely be looking into booking this home again. Cannot recommend this one highly enough.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Roxbury, Central Vermont / Sugarbush / Mad River Valley

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
23 Nov 2016 - 26 Nov 2016
4 night minimum stay
Xmas 2016
23 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
MLK 2017
13 Jan 2017 - 16 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
President Week
17 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £123 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £81
Refundable Damage Deposit £410
Tax Rate 9.0%

We allow dogs because we are dog owners ourselves. However, we ask that you pick after your pet!! Unless your pet goes into the woods - we expect ALL waste to be picked up. It is not acceptable to allow your pet to go all over the lawn and/or driveway. You will not receive all of your deposit back if you do not clean up after your pet!

Please tell us a bit about yourself and your party when you do a request for booking. We like to know who our potential guests are ... where they are coming from, how many people, ages, etc.

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.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Roxbury in Vermont

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bathroom attached to Master Bedroom
    Guest Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Guest Bathroom for guest bedrooms
    Powder Room - Toilet , Powder room on main level
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming

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