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17 reviews
Second bedroom
First floor, looking from dining room into bathroom
Sunroom on second floor, window faces South, perfect spot to read a book
The endless fascination of watching the flames dance
Looking from living room into dining area
Half of the living room
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4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Rupert, Vermont
Beautiful and private Vermont getaway on 17 acres of woods and fields. Spring is in the air and blooms are on the fruit trees. You will be greeted by colorful flowers and the birds will herald the morning sunrise. There is a slate patio with a barbeque, outside table and chairs, stone benches and a covered porch with a great view (and smaller barbeque, incase it should rain), there is even a hammock on the porch. Inside you will find a complete kitchen, along with all the pots, pans and utensils to make a simple snack or a fantastic feast. There will even be some breakfast fixings in the refrigerator and cereal in the cabinets. Living room and dining room are on the first floor, along with an amazing fireplace, for romantic evenings and an even more unique and amazing bathroom that opens onto a smaller porch, for an inside/outside... Read more
About the Owner, Rick S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : May 2013
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 20 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
I like to meet all my guests upon arrival. I will show you how everything works and answer any questions about the house or area (shopping, activities, sights, places to eat, etc..). I have an office/apartment that is on the property that I am at sometimes, otherwise, I have a house about a half an hour away if guests need me for anything.
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Excellent - based on 17 reviews
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Holly P
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in January 2018

Booked Rik’s cabin for a girls weekend away. The cabin is very unique and fun place to unwind. Perfect place to explore God’s beautiful creation or just stay inside by the “flintstone fireplace” playing games, reading, drinking and laughing until you cry. The flue on the fireplace is a bit tricky. Rik did show us how to work it when...

Richard M
The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 20 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Wonderfull place, tropical shower, privacy, great host and tons of things to do within 30 min drive. Thanks Rik!

New York City, New York
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

I cannot say enough about this cabin. It is the perfect place for a Vermont getaway! I have rented many cabins and this one exceeds all expectations. Rik, the owner (and builder), is the perfect host. He met us upon arrival with fresh baked bread and Vermont cheese. He had great suggestions for area attractions based on our interests. He...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Ask about smoking
    3 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    4 Twins
    2 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: £107 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The Pawlet valley (or Mettowee Valley) is a beautiful rural area that has picturesque farms with flat bottom land (along side the Mettowee River) and low forested mountains and hills along its edge. Beautiful for biking and driving, or stopping to fish (known as a challenging fly fishing river). West Pawlet is along the New York border and has a history of Slate mining from the earliest Welsh and Italian immigrants to the area. The slate was and is still used for roofing shingles, tiles and countertops. Old uses included sidewalks and house foundations....but you can learn all about it at the Slate Valley Museum. The slate quarries (mostly inactive now) make good picturesque swimming holes.. You can also partake in local food products.
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