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Charming Country Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Space 111 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

Beautiful private cottage on a hill with a screened porch overlooking Hatch Pond. Queen size master bedroom with pond views. Double bedroom is charming and quiet. Each has private bathroom. Living room, dining room, gourmet kitchen and sun room. Carport and beautiful landscaping. 3 miles from Kent Center; 90 minutes from NYC. 15 minutes to Harlem Valley Wingdale train station, covered bridge, appalachian trail.

Michael Park
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, french
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
22 October, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in South Kent, Connecticut

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 111 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , bath with shower , en suite to master bedroom
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , shower enclosure , Convenient to dining room for guests; laundry closet inside
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 large double bed , bathroom is en suite
    Double Bedroom - 1 double bed , views out to woods
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Charming Country Cottage
average rating of 4.8974357 based on 39 reviews

Dead on!

  • 5 of 5

If you're planning a trip here (which you should) I'd say to you "look for the neighbor's Grateful Dead mailbox and sign, then take the next right. If you see the Phish "Fishman Donut" mailbox, you've gone too far."

My family (wife and 2 daughters) and I stayed here for almost a week. We loved it. The view is fantastic. The screened-in porch is where we spent most of our time either enjoying breakfast, having a beer or playing games. I also stayed in there during a massive rainstorm, watching the lightning and listening to the thunder as rain pleasantly sprayed onto me. The kitchen is solid, if a bit small and there is only 1 bed in the 2nd room. My kids slept together some nights and switched off on the floor for others. I cannot overstate how much we loved all the things we could access from this location; Lake Waramaug, Mt. Tom, Kent Falls Brewery, etc. Highly recommend!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful cottage in scenic setting

  • 5 of 5

We spent a few days here to just escape to somewhere peaceful, and it fit the bill nicely. The cottage is well-kept and nicely appointed, and it's in a beautiful area of Connecticut near the NY border. There are lots of places to hike nearby, with beautiful lakes, streams, and waterfalls. The nearby village of Kent is quaint, but without many tourists--at least during the week when we were there.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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University Park, MD

Charming cottage in quiet forest, yes!

  • 5 of 5

We had a nice few days in Kent in this well designed and tastefully decorated cottage on a rocky knoll overlooking a valley below. The garden was lovely. We especially enjoyed the large screened porch. Overhead fans throughout, windows everywhere. Kitchen is fine, with big stove and fridge (We suggest bringing a sharp knife or two and a nonstick pan). There are nice walks to be had in the area, as well as an abundance of local produce. A very restful getaway.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Warm, wonderful home with spectacular views! Perfect for our family of four.

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time. More lovely than the pictures suggest. Had dinner and morning coffee looking at the mountains. Porch was the best!!!

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Dreamy !

  • 5 of 5

The photos don't even do this space justice. It was a perfect getaway. The house is cozy and charming but has everything you could ever need. The hosts were so helpful and easy to communicate with. The landscape is gorgeous and inspiring. Feel lucky to have found this gem!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Geneva, WI

Great place for couples, not families.

  • 3 of 5

Cozy little place. Beautiful surroundings. Be careful as owner is quite picky about normal wear and tear. Manager is friendly and attentive.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: In two years of renting, this was our first problem; we've hosted many families and couples with small children. This renter wrecked the finish on our dining table and said nothing about it. After communicating with them, we did assess damages from their deposit (another first). Potential renters who consider this "normal wear and tear" should indeed look elsewhere. We've furnished our home with nice things and appreciate renters who respect this and are careful.
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in South Kent, Connecticut

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
2017 High Season
26 May 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
Columbus Day Holiday
6 Oct 2017 - 9 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Thanksgiving Holiday
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Christmas Holiday
22 Dec 2017 - 25 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
New Year's Holiday
29 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$319.83
Cleaning fee A$127.93

Property is located on a private one-lane paved road. Guests please be courteous to other residents of the road.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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