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Sherrry or Bob Belisle

Member since: 2010
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Speaks english

Woodstock village log home apartment, SERENITY SEASON

51 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Village of Woodstock holiday apartment

1 lg bdroom, queen temperpedic matt, queen temp sofa bed; sleeps 4, full bath

Escape to one of the prettiest towns in America. Make your vacation a quiet visit in a quintessential, charming apartment close to it all. We offer a ideal vacation rental: a new (2009) one bedroom log home apartment in the woods within walking distance of the Woodstock village center.

The vacation rental apartment is 900 square feet and sleeps up to 4 people, 2 on a new queen sofa bed with tempurpedic mattress. There is a separate bedroom with queen bed. The full kitchen opens to the large living room with cathedral ceiling. Full size appliances include a brand new stainless steel refrigerator, stove, oven, dishwasher and both a washer and dryer. Enjoy cable, flat screen TV and wireless internet (WiFi). We do not permit smoking or pets.

The apartment is a short, 1/4-mile walk to the heart of the village. We have wonderful shops, a beautiful library, several covered bridges, many highly-rated restaurants and a National Park.

THINGS TO DO AND SEE:

FITNESS CENTER 1 mile south

Movie theatre 1 minute away.

QUECHEE GORGE 10 minutes.

4 top notch LIVE THEATERS within 20 minutes (2 in Woodstock) Opera and Ballet

BILLINGS FARM AND MUSEUM 2 minutes away

Mt. Tom which overlooks the village is a national park, and there are 2 state parks within 20 minutes.

3 local BREWERIES 15 minutes

PRESIDENT COOLEDGE'S BIRTHPLACE AND MUSEUM 20 minutes.

MORE TO DO: The VERMONT INSTITUTE OF NATURAL SCIENCE 10 minutes. It is a place for raptors to heal. Live demonstrations.

King Arthur Flour home 20 minutes

Check out TUPELOHALL.COM for acts such as Joan Baez, Natalie McMaster, Livingston Taylor or comedy night.

Bob coordinates Mixed Doubles TENNIS three mornings a week and offers guests an opportunity to participate in this activity. Call him for more information.

DARTMOUTH COLLEGE AND VERMONT LAW SCHOOL a short drive.

We also participate in ballroom and contra DANCING in and around the area and would be happy to provide you with information on these and other indoor activities during our winter season.

EVEN MORE FUN: Woodstock has a VINTAGE CLOTHING shop and ART GALLERIES

Buy your CHEESE where it's made: Sugarbush Farm

For last minute reservations, Bob can provide updated snow conditions for DOWNHILL AND CROSS COUNTRY SKIING, SNOW SHOEING AND SLEDDING within minutes of this property. Woodstock has an indoor rink for ICE SKATING

The second Saturday in December is WASSAIL WEEKEND. Check it out online and BOOK EARLY!

More Details
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Sherrry or Bob Belisle (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks english

About Sherrry or Bob Belisle

We moved to Woodstock 43 years ago, attracted by its beauty and so many cultural and sporting opportunities in the immediate area. For a semi-rural area, we have all the entertainment a city could offer. We've worked in the hospitality industry here for 40 years and can tell you about everything, even where the best foliage is! We'd be pleased to lend advice on where to eat, what to see and what to do in town. We have children and grandchildren and we've explored it all. However, we'll be very unobtrusive if we sense you so desire. In our pseudo-retirement we also maintain other properties, play tennis and teach piano lessons. Our log home was built from the trees on our property, even the cherry railings.

Sherrry or Bob Belisle purchased this apartment in 2009

Why Sherrry or Bob Belisle chose Woodstock

Our reviews say it all. Woodstock Vermont is considered one of the most beautiful small towns in the US. The village has wonderful shops, a beautiful library, art galleries, several covered bridges, many highly-rated restaurants and a National Park. Woodstock is also “wireless” – a wifi signal covers much of the area. Woodstock is centrally located in Vermont – close to Dartmouth College, Vermont Law School and the Green Mountain Horse Association. Local ski areas include Suicide Six (10 minutes), Killington (25 minutes), Pico (25 minutes), Ascutney (30 minutes) and Okemo (35 minutes). In season, we also have some of the best cross-country/nordic skiing within the local resort and National Park. We love it here. We lived next door for 40 years and completed this new home in 2009, with the idea of renting out the apartment for others to enjoy. And we specifically had our urban-living children advise us on the layout, appliances and amenities. It is a wonderful escape.

What makes this apartment unique

Walk to village, full kitchen and laundry. Keurig.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for such a wonderful stay. We truly enjoyed the cabin and Woodstock and look forward to our return. Your advice to ski Saturday saved us - I don't think we would have made it out there yesterday when the temperature dropped!

Thanks again.
Feb 2013
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Reviews

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Woodstock village log home apartment, SERENITY SEASON
average rating of 4.9607844 based on 57 reviews
5

Wonderful early winter getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was perfect for my wife and I and are 8 month old. It was private, quiet, and a great location - not in town, but a minute drive away. Bob and Sherry were so wonderful, providing us with a baby gate, setting up a high chair for us, and going out to the library to get museum passes for us. It was a beautiful apartment that we hope we can visit again!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Wonderful Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

Well we had another awesome stay in Woodstock at the log home apartment. Bob and Sherry, you don't need another great review because you deserve a 10 star rating if we could give one! The best stay, the most comfortable bed, full amenities, amazing hospitality, easy access to everything...there are just so many positives that come with staying here! Bob & Sherry are simply the best! Wish we could stay more often!!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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A Gem in Woodstock Vermont!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here in late June, 2016... It's the kind of place where you walk in after a long day of travel and breathe out a satisfying "Aahhhhhh", knowing that you picked a winner. I can't say enough nice things about the owners, Bob and Sherry...Bob helped us out numerous times with restaurant recommendations, trail maps and directions to nearby attractions. The place is well-equipped with everything you need for a great getaway in Woodstock... kitchen stocked with plenty of utensils, pots and pans, dishes, and a Keurig coffee maker (with coffee!). The place was very clean and well-maintained and just a short stroll to the main downtown area of Woodstock. My wife and I had an amazing stay here and would highly recommend it to anyone considering staying in this area.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Manchester
5

Romantic retreat in a lovely village

  • 5 of 5

We were made very welcome by Bob. The property had everything we needed and was very comfortable. It was a short walk into town but the hill home was quite steep! We hired bicycles from Woodstock sports and cycling up the hill was a challenge! The local cycling is fantastic - quiet roads and sleepy hamlets. The Worthy kitchen did great beers and was an easy cycle home. Bentleys had live music on Saturday. The local supermarket was excellent. The mountain cremery was really friendly with great breakfasts!. We loved our stay and will definitely return to Vermont.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Yorkshire
5

Cosy in the woods

  • 5 of 5

We were very happy with this accommodation. We were cosy, comfortable and warm even though the mornings and evenings were turning decidably frosty. The washer/drier combo was so efficient and welcome after already being on the road for a week or so. Bob was very helpful with all his suggestions and what he said we did! We especially liked the restaurant he sent us to, Worthy Kitchen. It wasn't worthy but it was righteous! I felt like I was in an episode of Man V Food. We went twice. I thought the road was a bit dark to walk at night so we ate early and then got all cosied up in the lodge. We adored Woodstock. So beautiful. Walk down by the river, cross the bridges, look at all the houses. Soak it all in.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
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Great Location - Very Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We spent 6 days in June 2015 here and it was perfect. Very close to center but far enough away to enjoy the peace and quiet, perfect location for some relaxation. Bob and Sherry are wonderful hosts, with lots of information on Woodstock and surrounding area. Very pretty setting and has everything that you need, very comfortable and clean. We would highly recommend and are looking forward to returning again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Manchester, N.H. and Burlington, Vt.
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Woodstock Country Club
Nearest Train
12 Miles
White River Junction 12 miles Rutland, VT
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Prince And The Pauper
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Suicide 6

Although Woodstock is a village of just 3000+ in a rural area, there are so many activities to do and places to visit. In town is a National Park, Billings Farm and Museum, hiking trails, a spa and both fine and casual dining, One mile south is a fitness center with indoor pool and many classes, golf and tennis. Horseback riding is just 3 miles south, skiing 10 minutes north. We have an arts council that brings top notch performances to our Town Hall. Opera and Ballet are just 20 minutes away. Dartmouth College and Vermont Law School are also a short drive.

Other Activities: Indoor tennis, Cross country skiing and extensive moderate hiking 4/10s of a mile

Ski: Suicide 6 is 10 minutes north. It has 23 trails (30% beginner, 40% intermediate, 30% advanced.)

Killington is 30 minutes west.

Cross country skiing at Woodstock Golf Club, 3 minutes away.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Village of Woodstock, Vermont

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
DECEMBER
27 Nov 2016 - 20 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
A$128
From
A$134
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR'S
21 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$215
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
EARLY WINTER
2 Jan 2017 - 12 Jan 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$188
From
A$202
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
MARTIN LUTHER KING
13 Jan 2017 - 15 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$235
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
MID WINTER
16 Jan 2017 - 16 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$128
From
A$168
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
PRESIDENTS' WEEK
17 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$215
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
LATE WINTER,
26 Feb 2017 - 23 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$128
From
A$168
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
SPRING SERENITY
24 Mar 2017 - 8 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$128
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
DARTMOUTH GRADUATION
9 Jun 2017 - 11 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$235
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
SUMMER
12 Jun 2017 - 27 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$215
A$1,411
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
AUGUST
28 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$215
From
A$235
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
EARLY SEPTEMBER
1 Sep 2017 - 21 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$202
From
A$215
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
FOLIAGE
22 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$235
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
SERENITY SEASON
20 Oct 2017 - 21 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$121
From
A$134
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
THANKSGIVING
22 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$188
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$188
From
A$202
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning A$60 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit A$134
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Village of Woodstock, Vermont

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Accommodation Type:
  • Guest House
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Lake ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • mobile phone ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Full - toilet , shower enclosure
  • The bathroom has a cathedral ceiling also, and a large vanity with multiple drawers. Iron and board are available. In the summer, the view is of our flower garden.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , Tempurpedic top
  • In the living room is a new leather sofa bed with a queen tempurpedic mattress.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • books - kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
WE NOW FEATURE KEURIG COFFEE! The apartment is over our garage. it's quiet. We are in the woods and you'll have a view of Mount Tom. We suggest bringing slippers.