RED BRICK RETREAT - RELAX & REJUVENATE
This Vermont retreat is a whopping 6,000 sq ft and sits on the foothills of the Green Mountains, minutes to 4 ski resorts. The home sleeps 17 comfortably but can accommodate more with the use of blow up beds and couches. The living room is huge with windows all around looking out into the woods. The chefs kitchen is huge with high end appliances and lots of room to cook with friends. The backyard has two ponds you can swim or fish in.
This retreat has served as an Inn since the 1800's with remnants of this period in beautiful hand hued beams. The house has a taste of the old and the new. The front of the home is quintessential Vermont and full of rustic charm. The other end of the home is warm and cozy with a state-of-the-art kitchen, living room and spa. As our reviews will tell you, the home has character and is quite unique from any other Airbnb.
The home sits on the foothills of the Green Mountains - Stratton (15 minutes) Magic which won Best in Snow Award for the entire US by Liftopia (5 minutes) Bromley (10 minutes) Okemo (20 minutes) Appalachian trail (12 minutes) and VAST trails (2 minutes), there is year around outdoor fun. In the Green Mountains you will find endless trails great for hiking and exploring. While we are known for our winter wonderland (Alpine/Nordic skiing, snowboarding, tubing, snowmobiling) we absolutely shine in the summer time. Flowers blooming everywhere, ducks swimming in the ponds, birds singing in the trees and babbling brooks lulling you to sleep. No neighbors to worry about either. Sit out on the hammock and take an afternoon nap in the warm sun.
Also there is hiking, biking, kayaking, paddle board, fishing, boating or swimming in one of three pristine lakes near by.
With picturesque lakes, mountains to explore, scenic roads with covered bridges for bicyclists, motorists and motorcyle enthusiasts we are the perfect location to experience Vermont Fall foliage. From mid September to the end of October you will see blazes of yellow , brilliant red, orange, and gold color from native sugar maples, which are abundant in Vermont.
Romantic views of farm fields, streams, waterfalls, mountain passes, and covered bridges will leave you in awe (Nationally recognized as some of the most scenic drives in the US).
There is also great shopping, antiquing, horse back riding, golfing, Bromley’s “Thrill Zone”, art galleries of local artisans. Make sure to take a tour of Taylor Farm which is one of the few remaining dairy farms and try it’s award winning Gouda cheese. We are the perfect place to stay and explore.
For the foodies - Londonderry is home to an amazing amount of farm to table businesses that will provide you with innovative, delicious and extremely fresh meals. A nationally recognized bakery - Grama Miller’s is only 5 minutes away.
On Saturday’s from May 23-Oct 10, you can walk down to the local Farmers Market and pick up some of the finest products that our state has to offer. Come stroll through our market, while munching on a freshly baked pastry; taste the freshness of cheeses that are world renowned; savor the sun ripened fruit; and leave with a sack full of fresh produce to create dishes in our high-end kitchen.
“One of the Top Shopping Getaways in New England" according to Yankee Magazine is just minutes away in Manchester. There you will find over 40 designer outlets in this historic village. Manchester is also known for its great restaurants, golfing and fly fishing. Speaking of historic, while in Manchester stop by Hildene, the Lincoln Family Home, it’s well worth it.
Regardless of how you choose to spend your day, you'll find a variety of activities and attractions located conveniently nearby!
There is also much to do within the home itself. You can enjoy a movie night, thanks to the large Ultra HD flatscreen, cable TV, Netflix, Prime Movies, AppleTV, surround sound and a large old fashion popcorn machine. As you relax one of the 8 comfortable leather recliners, use the WiFi to plan the next day's adventures.
The house has a 1,000 sq ft spa with a 65 in TV with surround sound, jacuzzi, sauna, massage chair, work out equipment and lots of floor space for exercise or stretching.
A study where you can sit in front of the fire, with a cup of tea (or glass of wine) and enjoy a good book. A huge fully-equipped kitchen with everything you need to make a homemade meal (6 burner dual gas oven with griddle, steam oven, built-in espresso machine, etc) and seating for up to 24 people. There is also a grill and outdoor seating if you want to cook outdoors. After your meal sit next to one of the two ponds (one has a fire pit) and roast marshmallows and enjoy the beauty of the surrounding forest.
The house has all of the space that your friends and family could want. Large open space for large gatherings and lots of smaller intimate spaces for time alone.
Every guest is welcomed with a complimentary chef prepared charcuterie platter with local meat and cheeses.
We want this to be your most memorable Airbnb experience ever.
We want you to leave The Red Brick Retreat feeling both refreshed and relaxed.
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