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Charming, spacious country home with stunning views.....steps from Tanglewood!

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Space 557 m²
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Country House/Chateau, 5 BR + Convertible bed(s), 5.5 BA (Sleeps 10-14)

Just steps to Tanglewood Main Gate and Kripalu from this dramatic three-story shingle style contemporary with five bedrooms and five and a half baths. The six hundred square foot great room has a soaring ceiling, fireplace, interior balcony, and multiple French doors and windows to overlook the beautiful southeast view over Tanglewood and Lenox. The deck and screened porch, off the gourmet kitchen, offer dining al fresco and panoramic mountain views of sunset and sunrise. A very unique home based in the classics with 4500 sq ft of easy living on almost 2 acres.

Situated minutes from Downtown Lenox, this country chic home is great for entertaining friends and family, while offering a calm, secluded and romantic setting upon a hill. All bedrooms are en suite for an elegant Berkshires weekend and longterm vacation getaway, year-round. Large interior doors and huge exterior windows create a loft-like feeling in every room.

The bold design is balanced with traditional shingle style elements and reminiscient of the famous W.G. Low House in Bristol, RI, designed by McKim, Mead, White in 1887.

This house was built in 2003 with quality materials inside and out, and includes a three-car garage, a media/recreational room, and fantastic guest quarters on different levels. Top of the line appliances and granite counters in the kitchen, and central air throughout for modern living. It is located on one of the most beautiful roads in Lenox, MA.

Tell the traveler about yourself: We are an architect and oncologist living in Miami, raising our 6 (now grown) kids.

Why did you choose to buy a vacation rental in this location?

Hailing from Miami, Florida, we were introduced to the Berkshires over 20 years ago and have been returning annually ever since. We have family reunions here every winter as a great escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, while enjoying the rich cultural and historical attractions of the Berkshires.

More Details

Owner
Luz Elena Davila
Member since: 2011
Speaks english, french, spanish, italian
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2017

About Luz Elena Davila

We are an architect and an oncologist living in Miami and raising our 6 (now grown) kids.

Luz Elena Davila purchased this chalet in 2010

Why Luz Elena Davila chose Berkshires

Hailing from Miami, Florida, we were introduced to the Berkshires over 20 years ago and have been returning annually ever since. We have family reunions here every winter as a great escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, while enjoying the rich cultural and historical attractions of the Berkshires.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet rental in Lenox, Massachusetts

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 557 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • River
  • Town
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • soap
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Gas Heating
  • Gym
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Printer
  • Secure Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Study Room
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Full 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi , bidet
    Full 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Full 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Full 4 - toilet , bath (no shower)
    Full 5 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Half 1 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 single bed , 1 cot , Pack & Play
    Bedroom 6 - 2 sofa bed/futon
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Pack & Play, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • books - kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • video player
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • patio
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • conservatory
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • wooden decking
  • 1 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
From golf, spas, yoga, hicking, kayaking and ski to museum and historial sites; the Berkshires offers a variety of year round activities.

Reviews

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Charming, spacious country home with stunning views.....steps from Tanglewood!
average rating of 4.95 based on 20 reviews
New York
5

A bit of heaven in the Berkshires

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful home, lovingly maintained, spacious and well equipped for cooking, dining, celebrating. All bedrooms comfortable with en suite bathrooms. A lovely deck from which music from Tanglewood is audible. Luz Elena answered questions promptly and was available by phone if needed at all times. We walked to Tanglewood!!! If we could give this home more than 5 stars, we certainly would!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely house, perfect location

  • 4 of 5

We loved the deck and "great room" which were beautiful spots for spending time together as a family, having meals and enjoying the view.

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

Lovely!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home. Very convenient to everything in Lenox and surrounding area.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

well maintained and very generously appointed

  • 5 of 5

This lovely home sits right in the beautiful hills of Lenox overlooking Tanglewood where you can hear the concerts from the deck while enjoying our delicious meals cooked in a super nice kitchen.

The spacious living room is wonderful for gathering and w really enjoyed the ping pong in the basement.

If you are travelling with other adults, you may want to make note that the upstairs bedrooms have just a double sized bed (not queen) and the second room with the twins offers a beautiful bathtub , but no shower.

We spent a good deal of our time on the serene screened in porch which is even more beautiful than the photo suggests.

Our hosts were super receptive to any concerns and just warm and very

communicative.

This is our second time renting this house and we hope to return again next summer.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Stay was excellent

  • 5 of 5

Stay was wonderful unfortunately we have to leave early do to personal problems

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Boston ma
5

Wonderful vacation home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time, 8 of us, for a thanksgiving getaway at this s wonderful home! Love the great room where the family settled in as well as the media room for pool, ping pong, and movies! We would choose this vacation retreat again! Betsy

  • Review Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Pitsfield, Albany (ALB) or Bradley (BLD)
Nearest Barpub
1.4 Miles
La Terraza Pub
Nearest Golf
3.8 Miles
Cranwell Resort, Spa and Golf Club
Nearest Train
11 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Interstate -90
Nearest Restaurant
1.8 Miles
Nudel
Nearest Ski
6.5 Miles
Bosquet Ski Area, Ski Butternut or Jimny Peak
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Stockbridge Bowl
Car: necessary

Rich Cultural Attractions, Outdoor Sports nearby, Tanglewood Music Festival (just down the street!), Williamstown Theatre Festival, Berkshire Theatre Festival, Shakespeare & Co Theatre, Williamstown Playhouse, Local Art Galleries, Willams College, The Clark Museum of Art, MOMA, , Norman Rockwell Museum (down the street), Chesterwood Historic Home and Museum, Historic Homes, Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival, Ski Resorts within an hour of home or less, Kennedy Park, Pleasant Valley Audubon Sanctuary, Canoe Meadows Audubon Sanctuary, Windsor Lake, Lake Stockbridge Bowl,

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$380.4
Damage Deposit A$1,902

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Holiday Weekends call or email for rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.