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'A Special Special Retreat'

Bedrooms 7
Space 418 m²
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

7 Bedroom, 6 Bath, Sleeps 19

7 bedrooms, 6 baths, field stone fireplace, wide plank floors, post and beam barns! Peace & quiet, pond, tennis courts, dead on view of Jiminy Peak Ski Area....lovey, you will not want to leave, believe me! Come see!

Property Manager
Kim M Burnham
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time
Within 2 days
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
1 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn rental in Hancock, Massachusetts

Property Type:
  • barn
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 418 m²
  • 3 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 19
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Six bathrooms, the master bath, full, bath, full bath, 3/4 bath for kids, 2 1/2 baths.
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 19
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 single bed
    Bedroom 7 - 1 single bed
  • Four bedrooms have queen beds. Kids quarters have 6 built in bunk beds with dressers and their own kid bath. Two more bedrooms on the third level with twin beds.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

'A Special Special Retreat'
average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews

Great House for Large NYE Group

  • 5 of 5

For the past 5 or so years, a large group of friends gets together for New Years. It was unanimous that this house was our favorite rental, and could be our go-to house moving forward. Very large and spacious. Plenty of common area space for both one (very) large group or to break off into smaller groups. Enough beds for 20 people (assuming you have some couples/share beds).

Kim was very responsive and the entire rental process was hassle-free. House was clean and stocked with the essentials.

Our group didn't ski but you can see the mountain from the kitchen. Couldn't recommend this house more.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ringwood, NJ

Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for our yearly family reunion.

There were 15 of us in the home.

This was our first experience with a home away rental and we loved it.

The kitchen was fully equipped with everything we needed.

The accommodations were great and it was a lot of fun being able

to cook together and spend time in this large comfortable home.

The owner and realtor were very accessible when we had a question. It was an all around great rental.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, both Steve and I enjoyed having you and your family. He enjoys very much sharing his families ski home with guests. We love return clients, and we have many. So come again, enjoy, stay longer, tell all your friends or keep it a secret! Thank you for your kind words.
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Ski Trip with Large Group

  • 5 of 5

This was our group's 3rd year renting this home. We can't say enough great things about the place - it's spacious, clean, close to Jiminy Peak, and accommodates our large group of around 20 people each year. We will continue renting this home every year as long as it's available!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Thanksgiving/Wedding Anniversary Celebration

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here to celebrate Thanksgiving and my parents 50th wedding anniversary. The rambling house was perfect and spacious for all 16 of us. The huge family room was perfect for our celebration and the big kitchen/dining room area was great for dinner and breakfast. I would recommend this house to anyone for a family reunion. It would also be a great house to rent for families looking for a ski week or weekend.

I also want to add that dealing with Kim was a pleasure. I have rented through HomeAway and VRBO a few times and I can honestly say that Kim provided the most attention than any of the others. She was proactive in reaching out to me a few days before our stay and then again on the day of our arrival. Dealing with someone who is so attentive makes the whole experience much less stressful.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quincy, MA


  • 5 of 5

The pictures of this house don't do it justice. This house was unbelievable! We had a family group of 22 celebrating my father's 88th birthday. 4 families with kids plus grandparents. Very comfortable beds, house was immaculate, bathrooms spotless! Everything you could possibly need for cooking which we did all weekend, as well as plenty of towels for all. The kitchen table was enormous, perfect for everyone eating together & playing games after dinner. The fireplace & pellet stove were awesome and kept the house comfortably warm (along with thermostats in almost every bedroom). The welcome booklet explained everything for us. The leather couches in the huge living room were also very cozy. The mud room was awesome for loading & unloading all our belongings. No one felt crowded or had to wait for the bathrooms. We didn't want the weekend to come to an end. This house was super!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, it is a wonderful home and how lucky for everyone who gets to experience the house. Thank you to the owners who are so generous to share! Come back!!!
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  • 5 of 5

This vacation rental was AMAZING in every way! Clean, oversized, and well furnished! Only a minute away from Jiminy Ski Resort was so convenient. Highly recommend this rental and we will sure to be back.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Albany International
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Jiminy Peak Ski Resort
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Waubeeka Golf Links
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Renselear New York
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Jiminy Peak
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Jiminy Peak Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
180 Miles
Hampton Beach
Car: necessary

20 minutes to Williamstown MA. 45 minutes to Lenox, Lee, Stockbridge, Great Barrington, a meca of culture, theatre, restaurants and outdoor activities.


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