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The Swallow's Nest

Perhaps there is a pot of gold after all...
8 reviews
Perhaps there is a pot of gold after all...
Late summer at The Nest.  View to the north.
Main living area/entry to The Nest.
Imagine waking up to a sugar maple sunrise!
Kitchen & Dining Area
First November snow at The Nest!
View to the east past the historic Dean Barn.
Historic North & South barns greet you as you arrive at The Nest.
Main Entry to The Nest
View of our 'bird sanctuary' from bedroom window.
This owner loves to grow flowers
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Brandon, Vermont
Romantic spot, totally secluded, exceptional water and mountain views

Situated on our organic farm, our lovely guest house is the perfect place for a weekend getaway, or extended vacation. 'The Nest' is surrounded by 50 acres of meadows and offers exceptional views of the Green Mountains and Vermont countryside. Inside the newly-renovated cottage you will find accommmodations for up to four easily. Upstairs there is a private bedroom (with queen size bed) and a sleeping loft with two twins. There is also a full size Ethan Allen pull-out sofa downstairs. Our kitchen is well-equipped, full-sized, and includes custom cherry cabinets and a gorgeous view of the mountains. The full bath (full tub & shower) includes a washer, dryer and iron.

Being only 1.5 miles from the village center allows easy access to Brandon's man...
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About the Owner, Lyn D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jan 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 1 property
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Danville, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 16 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We stayed at Swallows Nest for 10 days during the peak time of fall foliage in Vermont. We have never stayed any one place that long on a vacation. We loved the peaceful setting and being able to explore the many quintessential New England villages all within an hour drive or so from Brandon. Whether you want to hike the...

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Reviewed 17 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016

Booked The Swallow's Nest last minute when we decided to cheer on our daughter at a college swim meet at Middlebury College. This is so much better than any hotel! It was an absolutely freezing weekend, especially for a Florida couple(!!), but we were always so grateful to come back to the very warm and cozy Swallow's Nest. The owners...

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Thank you so much for your review. We work hard to please our guests. Thank you for staying with us. Please come again. 2016 is our year to figure out how to find out about us more easily.


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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 October 2014 for a stay in September 2014

This property has the WOW factor, we stopped off here on our tour of New England and what a joy to have the luxury and the facilities that are so lacking in the road side motels or hotels. Swallows Nest was the best place that we stayed in on our trip, our only regret was that we didn't had the...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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15 May 2017 -
31 Oct 2017
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No smoking or pets in guest house please! The rates are for one room double occupancy. There is a $30.00 per person charge per night for more than two people.
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About the neighbourhood
The Swallows Nest is near the main house of a working Vermont farm. it is set in the hayfields, down a long driveway. Brandon is an interesting town along route 7 with many artists, musicians, artisans and chefs.
Car recommended
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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