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Lakefront Family Friendly Home with Beautiful Views of the Green Mountains

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms4
Half Baths2
Space 418 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

7 BR, 6 BA, Sleeps 14, 2+ acres of land and 200+ feet of Lake Front with Dock

Enjoy this lovely lake front home, just two miles from the quaint town of North Hero. Located 30 minutes from Burlington and an hour from Montreal. Perfect site to relax and vacation with family and friends. Available year round. Great location in summer to enjoy lake and explore; in the fall for leaf-peepers; in the winter for ice fishing; in spring to enjoy some of the best weather. Terrific fishing - easy access to one of the premier bass-fishing lakes in the United States.

Newly remodeled kitchen with granite counter-tops, new appliances, and table that seats 8. Full amenities in kitchen. Satellite TV. Laundry room. Linens provided.

In addition to dock and kayak, lifts in the water for your boat and jet skis. Ample outdoor area to sit, play wiffle ball, soccer, flag football, or other outdoor activities.

Four bedrooms (1-queen; 2-doubles; 1-w/ 2-twins) plus finished attic (additional sleeping area) in house's south wing; and two bedroom (1-queen; 1-w/ 2-twins) in house's north wing. One bedroom (1-double) on ground floor.

More Details

Owner
Jeff Gardner (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 September, 2017

About Jeff Gardner (Owner)

Jeff and Adrianne Gardner (Owners). Jeff grew up in Northern Vermont and has many ties to the Champlain Islands and the State. Adrianne grew up on the Southern California coast and fell in love with North Hero and Vermont on her first visit.

Jeff Gardner (Owner) purchased this house in 1992

Why Jeff Gardner (Owner) chose Lake Champlain Islands

Sitting on the shores of Lake Champlain, White Gables is a unique property because of its location, size, and proximity to the lake. The owners have used this property as a family vacation home since it was purchased.

What makes this house unique

The house is large enough to reasonably accommodate a group, but intimate enough to be comfortable for a few guests. There are fabulous hundreds-of-years old maple trees on the property, one with a swing that overlooks the lake. The breath-taking views include Lake Champlain, Butler Island, Mount Mansfield, and Saint Albans. There is a wonderful English garden in the front of the house.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in North Hero, Vermont

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 418 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • south wing - queen bedroom - toilet , shower enclosure
    main floor - toilet , shower enclosure
    south wing double bedroom 2 - toilet
    north wing - toilet , shower enclosure
    south wing double bedroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    attic - toilet
  • In south wing there are two full bathrooms and a half bathroom. A half bathroom in attic. A full bathroom on the main floor. In north wing there is a full bathroom. In total there are four full bathrooms and two half bathrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • south wing - 1 large double bed
    south wing - 1 double bed
    south wing - 2 single bed
    south wing - 1 double bed
    main floor - 1 double bed
    north wing - 1 large double bed
    north wing - 2 single bed
  • There are four bedrooms in south wing (1-queen; 2-double; 1 w/ 2-twins); one main floor bedroom (double); and two bedrooms in north wing (1-queen; 1 w/ 2-twins).
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Lakefront Family Friendly Home with Beautiful Views of the Green Mountains
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews
montpelier, vt
5

Great for large families

  • 5 of 5

This property was perfect for our large family of 6 adults with spouses and a few adult children now and then. The kitchen has everything! The place was clean. The grounds are beautiful. The beach is your typical rocky shale Lake Champlain beach but a nice long dock. It was a joy!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Family Spot

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at the Lakefront Home on Lake Champlain. We brought canoes that we put in the water at the dock on the Lake and enjoyed the wonderful and peaceful environment as we paddled up North Hero. My 7 year old nephew caught over 20 fish in the couple of days he was there. He caught bass, crappies and perch right off the dock. The water was cool as there had been recent rains but we had generally nice weather and we all swam off the dock when the sun was out. The house had a wonderfully stocked kitchen with lots of spices and tools. We barbecued a three pound bass that I caught and cooked all of our meals there. Sitting around the big kitchen table with my nieces and nephews was a lot of fun. Most of the rooms had private baths which was nice for the older folks in the group. The attic became the favorite spot for the little ones who went up there to play games. Outside there is a big area where we all threw the football around. My three year old niece liked the swing in the front yard and sat there watching the lake. Our family plans future outings at the house as we all had a wonderful time.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing views and relaxing atmosphere

  • 5 of 5

Nine of our family members gathered here for a week after a family reunion in NY. We just marveled at the house, the amenities, the views, lake access. Everything was perfect. Many are already missing it and talking of the next trip. We had no wants or needs that weren't satisfied with this property. We loved being able to have a small bouquet from the garden on the table all week. The kitchen is well equipped and the nearby markets are treasures. No complaints from this group of happy vacationers.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The house was a great venue for our family reunion.

  • 5 of 5

The house was a good place for our family reunion. It was very clean when we arrived, which was much appreciated! Seven of us stayed there, the rest joined us for the days activities. The kids enjoyed the paddle boat and the tandem bike, and we used the folding table/chairs and extra chairs, so we were happy to have them available to use. We loved the big square table in the kitchen area. The view out to the lake from the house is gorgeous! The bathrooms are tiny, but we managed. Originally we were going to have more people staying at the house. Fortunately, we didn't, as anyone staying in the two bedrooms upstairs that don't have showers (one with no bathroom at all) would have to walk into someone else's bedroom to use a bathroom/shower. A bedroom off the hallway that is accessible to those bedrooms would be much more convenient. But since we ended up not using those rooms after all, it wasn't an issue for us. But for the space we had, the house was a great value at $400/night. As I said earlier, the most important factor for us is how clean the house is, and it was super clean. We all had a fantastic weekend. Jeff, the owner, was easily reachable for questions and was very helpful. All in all, it was a great experience at the house, and I would recommend staying there!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for our family reunion!

  • 5 of 5

Jeff, the owner, said, "all you need to bring is coffee" and he was right. This house had everything and then some! The house is a lot larger than it appears in the pictures, it is clean and well cared for. Our group of ten adults and a 2 1/2 year old were very comfortable and happy!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect for a weekend away

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic house and property. Easy to get to, and not too far from Burlington or NY locations. We loved having enough room for a large family. Pet-friendly & lake access made it a big win. We're already talking about a return trip.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Burlington International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
North Hero House
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Grand Isle Ferry
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Alburgh Golf Links
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Rouses point NY
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
North Hero House
Nearest Ski
55 Miles
Smuggler's Notch Resort
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in North Hero, Vermont

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$504
A$3,528
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$252
Damage Deposit A$630

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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