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Ski Cottage, Minutes to Okemo: 4th night is FREE, winter SPECIAL

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Vermont Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

A cozy Vermont mountain cottage one mile to picturesque Belmont Village and Star Lake, and 6 miles to Okemo Ski Resort and Ludlow. A private location with a deck overlooking Star Lake, meadows and mountain vistas (with a 75 mile view!).

Sleeps 2 to 6...... 2 for a romantic get-away, or up to 6 for family and friends:

2 bedrooms [Queen; Double; and Queen Sleep Sofa in living room], 2 baths, living room with woodstove, FREE long distance calls within US and Canada, High Speed Internet, cableTV with DVR, DVD player; dining area; fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher, microwave; laundry with washer/dryer. A beautiful mountain get-away, yet close to skiing and other activities.

We are in the heart of the Green Mountains between Killington and Stratton/Bromley. We have beautiful (spectacular!!) views off to the west and northwest (great sunsets). Our cottage sits on a hill surrounded by stately maples and open pastures. It sits at 2100 feet above sea level and overlooks a lake with a 75 mile view across the mountains of Vermont and into New York State (we see the highest mountain in NY). We are one mile from Star Lake which has a beach and boat access. The cottage is surrounded by 180 acres of our land, and hundreds more acres of friends, family and the State of Vermont. We have our own trail network for hiking, snowshoeing and xc skiing, and there's lots of other hiking all around the town and local area. On our land across the road from the cottage there are four beaver ponds that string along a brook that runs into Star Lake.

Although private, our cottage is in the heart of the Vermont ski and tourist area so there are lots of restaurants, shops, and activities within 5 to 10 miles

Winter:

Okemo 6 miles; 5 other major ski areas are 30-40 minutes away (Killington, Pico, Bromley, Stratton, Magic); snowshoe, cross-country ski and sled from house; village skating; 1/2 mile to VAST snowmobile trail system.

Summer & Fall: Peaceful hide-away; nearby mountain lakes - swim, fish, boat rentals. Central to sightseeing, golf, tennis, horseback riding, hiking, biking; near historic Weston Playhouse and Weston Priory. Surrounded by Vermont forests and autumn foliage.

NO SMOKING

DOGS allowed with permission; please inquire when booking.

(sorry, NO CATS)

1. Discounts for stays of 5 nights and longer

2. Winter Special (non-holiday) -- 4th night is FREE

3. Some holiday periods and weekends have minimum stays of 3 nights or longer.

4. Summer bookings are generally by the week -- email us for the discounted weekly rate.

Keywords: cottage, cabin, house

More Details

Owner
Ron Unterman
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 January, 2018

About Ron Unterman

My wife and I are retired and live full time in Belmont, just down the road from our rental cottage.

Come visit us in our little corner of paradise :)

Why Ron Unterman chose Belmont

Ron's family began coming to Belmont for summers in 1956 and his parents moved here full-time from New York City in 1970. As a teenager Ron worked on a local farm and the family came up to Belmont for every vacation, all year 'round. Ron and Dottie moved here full-time in 2001 and enjoy all of Vermont's seasons -- You will too :)

What makes this cottage unique

We are in the heart of the Green Mountains between Killington and Stratton/Bromley, and minutes to Okemo. We have beautiful (spectacular!!) views off to the west and northwest (great sunsets). Our cottage sits on a hill surrounded by stately maples and open pastures. It sits at 2100 feet above sea level and overlooks a lake with a 75 mile view across the mountains of Vermont and into New York State (we see the highest mountain in NY). We are one mile from Star Lake which has a beach and boat access. The cottage is very private being surrounded by 180 acres of our land, and hundreds more acres of friends, family and the State of Vermont. We have our own trail network for hiking, snowshoeing and xc skiing, and there's lots of other hiking all around the town and local area. On our land across the road from the cottage there are four beaver ponds that string along a brook that runs into Star Lake.

..... and we have a moose that visits every now and then [EMAIL us for this picture and many others].

Although private, this house is in the heart of the Vermont ski and tourist area so there are lots of restaurants, shops, and activities within 5 to 10 miles (Mt. Holly, Ludlow, Weston, etc.)

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Ron and Dottie--

Thanks very much for letting us enjoy your very comfortable cottage. The photos we'd seen both in the brochure and on the internet didn't do justice to either the clean and modern facilities, nor the marvelous views. We look forward to returning some day. Many thanks again, especially for the warm and thoughtful welcoming touches.
Jul 2008
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Belmont in Mount Holly

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , upstairs bath
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , downstairs bath, off the living room
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , queen sleep sofa in the living room
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen size
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • 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
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
180 acres,,,, with trails for hiking and snowshoeing

Reviews

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Ski Cottage, Minutes to Okemo: 4th night is FREE, winter SPECIAL
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5

Amazing | Matt

  • 5 of 5

Cottage was very cozy and perfect for my group of friends and me. Located in a beautiful area with plenty of things nearby including a market just down the road. Owner was probably the nicest guy I've talked to in a long time, very helpful, stayed in contact, and communicated very well. The man who plows the driveway was also very nice and helpful in getting our truck out of the snow. Definitely would want to come back next year. Had a great stay.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Delightful cottage with wonderful views

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is clean, comfortable and well furnished. We liked the layout very much, and absolutely loved the deck and the views. We were there in peak fall foliage season, and the foliage around the cottage was actually pretty much as good as any we found anywhere. We were lucky enough to get two sunsets, and I can't think of a better location to see them from.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Had a nice relaxing time

  • 4 of 5

Cottage was clean and we all just loved the view.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Blissful

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in this very cozy cottage. It was perfect place to have reunion with our son and daughter-in-law from SC. Although the weather didn't cooperate, we had a wonderful indoors playing games and relaxing with the wood stove going while the weather outside was frightful.

Cottage had everything we needed and was very clean. Would recommend this property to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great home base for our week of skiing at Okemo

  • 5 of 5

My family of four people and one small dog loved our week at this cozy cottage. It's a pretty little sun-lit house on a lot of beautiful land, and about a 10 minute drive to Okemo. The owners were very nice and efficient with every part of the process.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect cottage for ski weekend!!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this cottage!!! It had all the amenities of home and was perfect for a family ski weekend at Okemo! The house was very quiet, and peaceful, yet close enough to Okemo mountain. The owner was very accommodating, and helpful during our stay! We would highly recommend this cottage for the perfect ski getaway at Okemo or off-season. We can't wait to go back!! :)

  • Review Submitted: 12-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Belmont, Vermont

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
winter, non-holiday3
15 Jan 2018 - 15 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£323
for 2 nights
From
£114
From
£177
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Presidents Weekend
16 Feb 2018 - 18 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£791
for 3 nights
From
£232
 
 
Presidents midweek
19 Feb 2018 - 24 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£791
for 3 nights
From
£232
 
 
winter, non-holiday4
25 Feb 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£323
for 2 nights
From
£114
From
£177
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Memorial Day weekend
25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£496
for 3 nights
From
£134
 
 
Labor Day weekend
31 Aug 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£496
for 3 nights
From
£134
 
 
Fall Season
14 Sep 2018 - 4 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£496
for 3 nights
From
£134
 
 
Columbus Day weekend
5 Oct 2018 - 7 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£543
for 3 nights
From
£150
 
 
Fall Season
8 Oct 2018 - 22 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£496
for 3 nights
From
£134
 
 
Thanksgiving
21 Nov 2018 - 24 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£555
for 3 nights
From
£153
 
 
winter, non-holiday1
25 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£413
for 3 nights
From
£106
From
£153
Fri,Sat
 
 
Xmas week
21 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£968
for 3 nights
From
£291
 
 
New Year's
29 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,015
for 3 nights
From
£307
 
 
winter, non-holiday2
1 Jan 2019 - 17 Jan 2019
2 night minimum stay
£323
for 2 nights
From
£114
From
£177
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
MLK
18 Jan 2019 - 20 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£791
for 3 nights
From
£232
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£401
for 3 nights
From
£102
From
£122
Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning £86.63 + Tax
Pet Fee £36.1 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £72.19
Tax Rate 9.0%

1. Discounts for stays of 5 nights and longer
2. Winter Special (non-holiday) -- 4th night is FREE
3. Some holiday periods and weekends have minimum stays of 3 nights or longer.
4. Summer bookings are generally by the week -- email us for the discounted weekly rate.

Arrival & Departure:
Arrival time is after 4:00 pm
Departure time by 11:00 am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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