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Vermont Cottage On Lake Amherst & Sanctuary ~ Pet Friendly ~ Fire Pit ~ Fire place ~ Between Okemo & Killington Areas ~ Route 100
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Overview

Vacation Home3500 Sqft
This is it. A true gem rare vintage 1930s cottage. The cottage is relaxing and calming, with many "must-have" conveniences and high-quality creature comforts because it needs to be "THAT" special place. You will love entertaining at the cottage because there is plenty of space for everyone. It's the perfect nostalgic de facto setting for family gatherings, girlfriend getaways, fishing trips & celebratory weeks or weekends. Soak up warm summer days or crisp autumn nights. The cottage is located in a valley featuring 5 lakes. Echo Lake, south of us, features a beautiful state park. Explore these interesting lakes, swimming holes, and hiking trails. Swim, ski, shop, sightsee, hike..... The home will draw you in, wrap you up, and invite you to stay awhile. There are 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.

“Nothing has been overlooked in this beautiful, fascinating, and extremely charming house."

Go take a look at the pictures.... then come back and read more!
Question? Check out our guidebooks below! Keep scrolling, Guidebooks are below the map! Contact the owner and ask questions. Email the owner at vermontcottage@gmail.com

Outdoor Summer Features Memorial Day ~ Labor Day:
• Fire pits - on lawn and beach - firewood
• Gas & charcoal grills
• Large screened-in porch
• Private beach
• Private dock
• Floating dock
• Boats & Floats
• Volleyball court
• Ping Pong Table
• Croquet
• Badminton
• Bocci Ball
• Basketball hoop on garage
• Whiffleball
• Fishing
• Kayak rentals available.

Indoor Features & Entertainment:
• Cable and 2 smart TVs
• Wireless Internet
• Great cell phone reception-use WIFI calling
• Washer/dryer/ironing boards
• Down pillows and comforters
• Living room with fireplace & wood
• Kitchen geared towards 'Foodies'
*Spice cabinet with basics. It's a shared "take it & leave it" system. Use your discretion.

Close-by:
* Swimming Holes
• Camp Plymouth State Park
* Coolidge State Park
• Ski Okemo or Killington ~15 minutes to either.
• Shop & site see Woodstock 30 minutes away
• Browse & shop Ludlow 10 minutes away
• Day Trip excursions outlined in our guest folder ~ never be bored!

What our guests have said:
"It's like renting an entire bed & breakfast for yourself!" "They just don't build them like this anymore." "All we had to do was show up." "A true gem!" "This is a fantastic house!" "We LOVED it!" "Let us know if you want to sell." "Perfect for our family reunion." "The location is fantastic..." "Perfect for our wedding!" "I must have said I love this house 50 times!"

-Screened-in porch for lake view, modern unpretentious creature comforts, generous amenities, well organized, well stocked, allows dogs, private beach, 2 docks, canoe, kayak, volleyball court, lawn games.
-Bedrooms - This immaculate cottage rental offers 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.
-Kitchen - The full kitchen is geared toward foodies, offering guests plenty of amenities. For coffee fanatics: Keurig, Cuisinart Drip, French Press, Italian press, Chemex, & coffee grinder. Guests will have plenty of cooking utensils and dishware. Appliances: Dishwasher, ice maker, & a pantry. Kitchenette upstairs.
-The land - Equidistant between Killington & Okemo, Vermont historic route 100. Overlooks the entire length of Lake Amherst for beautiful views and is in a great location. Spacious yard, flat & grassy space to play. Volleyball court.
-The area - Check out our guides here & our FB pages for the latest updates of things to do and places not to miss: Vermont Cottage Amherst Lake & Sanctuary & GlampCampVermont and Vermont Cottage on Instagram. Please view our "Collections" on this site for guides to the area!

***IMPORTANT***

BEFORE BOOKING
Please preview this entire site for terms before booking. A request to book indicates that you have read, understand, and agree to the terms including buying travel insurance and our cancellation policy. If you have questions, please ask before requesting to book. We will be happy to answer and assist.

GUEST OCCUPANCY AGREEMENT - All rental transactions are held accountable to the Guest Occupancy Agreement between guest and owner. It outlines check-in and-out times & dates, recycling requirements/laws, cancellation policy, emergency procedures, and Acts of God. The owner will contact the guest to fill out the contract. The rental may be canceled by the owner at the owner's discretion if terms are not met. Trip insurance is strongly encouraged and recommended.

LAKE- This is a separate entity from the cottage rental and any concerns about the lake are not a party to this rental. No refunds are granted due to the public using the lake or any developments about the lake. The owner does not charge for the lake use.

Rental Payment Policy & Cancellation Policy-Will appear in the Guest Occupancy Agreement Contract
The Homeowners are not responsible for Guests' inability to arrive on time, if Guests choose to depart early for any reason, or if any member(s) of Guest's party does not show up. No refunds or rebates will be made based on the weather; power failure; mandatory evacuation; acts of God; earthquake; fire; flood; sabotage; strike; civil or military disturbance; acts of terrorism; war; epidemic or pandemic; riot; acts of government; and any other circumstances beyond Homeowner’s reasonable control.
• If paying with credit card, 50% of the total payment is immediately due upon booking. The remaining 50% is due 90 days before commencement. If less than 90 days until the commencement of stay, the full amount is immediately due.
• If paying by check or cash for a discount, a $200 non-refundable fee (we will invoice you) is required to hold the dates. The $200 will be applied to the total amount due. Full payment needs to be paid within 5 days along with a signed Guest Occupancy Agreement.
• No substitutions or trade-in of dates. Dates are final and binding.
• No refunds for extra guest(s) charges if they end up not staying.
• Trip insurance- Please check your credit card to see if you have trip cancellation/trip interruption insurance. As part of this Agreement, purchasing trip insurance is highly encouraged. Generally, 3 conditions must be met to purchase a Cancel For Any Reason (CFAR) Rider as follows: 1) Purchase the policy within 10 - 21 days of First Trip Payment; 2) Insure ALL prepaid and non-refundable travel expenses before departure; 3) Trip arrangements must be canceled more than 48 hours before the departure date. If you meet all 3 of these conditions, most of the policies will reimburse you 75% of your trip costs, unless otherwise noted. Please read the fine print of your insurance policy carefully.
• Canceled bookings will receive a refund minus $200 cancellation + any credit card fees IF canceled 180 or more days from the commencement of the stay. If cancellation is between 179-31 days from commencement date AND the property can be re-rented for that same time and amount, a $300 cancellation fee plus cc fees will be deducted. Cancellations less than 30 days will not receive a refund due to short notice. Upon notice of the desired cancellation, we will remove you from the calendar, and re-open the calendar in a goodwill effort to re-rent. If re-rented, there is a $500 cancellation fee.
• All rental agreements are final and binding.

Stay safe,
Alecia & John

Sleeping Configuration

1 / 2
Master Bedroom
1 king bed
Great lake view!
Volley Bedroom
1 queen bed
Overlooks back yard volley ball court and lawn~serene.
Bear
1 queen bed
Overlooks back lawn.
King Sleigh Bedroom
1 king bed
Cozy peaceful room
Queen Sleigh Bedroom
1 queen bed
Great lake view!

Scenic views

Lake and mountain views in a rural setting.
Lake view
Water view
Mountain view
Valley view
Woods view

Location

Lakefront
Mountainfront
Landmark/Monument
Woods
Ski Slopes

Amenities

Washing Machine
Clothes Dryer
Heating
Air Conditioning
Fireplace
Full Kitchen
Kitchenette
Hot Tub
Wifi
Cable TV
Security Cameras
Smoke Detector

Reviews (52)

Excellent based on 52 Reviews

Activities

Snowboarding
Ice skating
Skiing
Sledding
Mountain biking
Hiking
Golf
Cycling
Horseback riding
Tennis
Swimming
Fishing
Walking

Suitability

Child friendly
We do not supply any baby or child furniture. Please bring your own items. There are children's books. We are not child-proof. Guests must watch/supervise all children under 12.
Children's books and toys
Parking Included
Plenty of parking to accommodate our guests. The parking is designated.
Not Wheelchair Accessible
No

Getting around

Guests will need own vehicle. Good snow tires recommended for Vermont roads. AWD or 4-wheel drive a definite bonus!

Directions

These directions are for planning purposes only. You may find that construction projects, traffic, weather, or other events may cause conditions to differ from the map results, and you should plan your route accordingly. You must obey all signs or notices regarding your route.
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Always verify owners~ We are professionals who live and work in Vermont. Alecia is a police social worker and John is semi-retired when Alecia doesn't have him on some project. Find Alecia Armstrong on Linked-in, Google, and Facebook: Lake Amherst Vermont Cottage & GlampCampVermont. We think it's important for travelers to verify owners; we do when traveling. Alecia will furnish work phone upon request.

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WELCOME! Vermont Cottage Lake Amherst
Welcome to Vermont Cottage Lake Amherst. This guide contains directions, welcome letter, recycling, etc.
Swimming Holes In Vermont - The Secret  - The Best - The ?.....
The best secret swimming holes in Vermont........
Let's Winter
Wintery things to do....and you can stay at Vermont Cottage as home base!
Within 30 Minutes of Vermont Cottage Lake Amherst
Here is what is nearby.....stay tuned....still in development
Eat Drink & Be Merry .... local areas of Ludlow & Killington, Vermont
Best restaurants and bars around. We are especially excited to have little Ludlow, Vermont become a very
Ludlow, Vermont
This is a guide to Ludlow, Vermont and all it has to offer. Keep checking back because we update all
Food Shopping In The Area
Where to get food in Woodstock or Ludlow or anywhere in between that is good!
Day Trips...Exploring Vermont From Base
Vermont Cottage located a bit south of center is a wonderful location to use as "base camp"

Policies and Rules

Check In: 4PM - Flexible
Once we receive full payment and a signed rental agreement within the terms outlined in the rental agreement, the guest will be provided with our no stress and easy access information. Early check ins are on a case-by-case basis dependent upon cleaning schedules.
Check Out: 11AM
Suitable for Events
ASK- There are event fees.
No smoking
Absolutely no smoking or vaping. Please, no butts left behind.
Minimum age limit for renters: 25
25 or above.
House Rules

GUEST OCCUPANCY AGREEMENT/CONTRACT-We do require a contract between owner & guest for insurance purposes as well as to protect your reservation. It will be sent to guests from the owner after booking. Payment indicates agreement to the contract. Rules from this site are also in the contract.

TOTAL # of GUESTS IS 10 HUMAN BEINGS-
Over the limit must be discussed with the owner and agreed upon. There is a charge for over 8 guests. Children and pets must be discussed and agreed upon. Children are included in the total count.

OUTSIDE SURVEILLANCE CAMERAS- We do have outside surveillance cameras aimed at parking areas and the boat area. Guests are required to notify the owner via the platform once they have safely arrived.
There are also cameras in restricted/private areas which are generally locked.

CHECK-IN & -OUT ON TIME- Check in after 4 pm and check out before 11 am.
$50/hour, part of an hour, for UNAUTHORIZED late check-out.

RULES ~ YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO TAKE CARE OF THE PROPERTY ~ It’s about safety. What are we responsible for while staying? Please take care of the vacation home and treat it like you would your own. Keep floors swept, counters & appliances wiped clean. This prevents bugs, rodents, and wildlife from trying to enter the property. Please leave the cottage in the same tidy condition as when occupancy commenced. Leave common areas clean & tidy.


• Do an initial walk-through and report anything wrong immediately.
• Report damage immediately.
• Wash your dishes, pots, & pans, and put them away where found.
• Keep counters, tables, and stoves wiped clean to not attract mice,
bugs, raccoons, bears, etc., etc.
• Put appliances back in the pantry.
• Clean grills after use.
• Put lawn games back in the woodshed neat and organized in designated
bins.
• Take all trash and recycling to the recycling area behind the lean-to-shed.
Compost in the bucket provided and disposed of as directed. This is
seasonal.
• Leave all linens on the beds so that the cleaning crew can treat, sort & clean
efficiently.
• Place towels in hampers provided.
• Put any broken or chipped glasses or dishes on top of the fridge (on the
red tray) so that we know and they can be replaced.
• Lock up the boats and be sure they are bailed out.
• Yard tidy by putting chairs back where originally found.
• No smoking. No butts on the property, anywhere! Not in cans/bottles,
not in the fire pit, not in the garbage! Use the ashtray in your car and take them
home with you. No Smoking Property!
• Recycle and compost (Vermont law ACT 148) as outlined below. Take out
recycling at end of the stay. Refer to the recycling notebook provided.
• Supervise all children under the age of 12.
• Supervise dogs at all times. Pick up poop.
• WALKWAYS IN WINTER- You will need to keep your walkways safe during
your stay because we are not able to predict when ice will form. Salt,
sand, and shovels are provided for you to use.
• Remove shoes inside the door if it is wintertime. Preservers our natural
wooden floors.
• Quiet hours dusk to dawn (8 pm -8 am).
• No candles, glitter, confetti, slime, play-doh, silly string, fireworks, hair
dye, or anything that will ruin an item... etc.
• Please review the cleaning guide as to what you need to do and don’t need
to do.
• Turn off all lights, turn down the heat, and lock all doors & windows.
• Follow check-out instructions posted on the refrigerator.

• DOGS-Dogs are accepted on a case-by-case basis. Limit 3 dogs. Dog fee is $25/night/per dog. Must inform owner you want to bring your dog. Please describe your dog by providing breed, age, and temperament. Dogs left unattended must be crate trained. We do offer a cash discount. Dogs must be bathed and groomed before arrival. You must pick up (poop) after your dog.

• Infants & children-We don't supply baby furniture and we are not
childproofed. However, some people do bring infants & children without our knowledge. Example- You can't rent for 8 adults and then bring 2 infants in addition, to = 10 humans.

• FEE- $30 charge for lost keys & items that need to be mailed back- time and trouble fee.
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Payment Policy
For credit cards ~ 50% at booking and the remaining 50% due 90 days before commencement. If you need another arrangement, please ask.

We offer a 3% discount for cash payments (check or cash or money order) based on the nightly rate; this does not apply to cleaning or pet fees. The $200 deposit is applied to the discounted total.
In order to hold your preferred dates a $200 non-refundable deposit is required via invoiced through Square. The balance due is to be forwarded by check, cash, or money order with the signed agreement within 5-7 days.
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Refundable Damage Deposit
We will be requesting a damage deposit for groups over 8. We will bill the guest prior to arrival and the deposit will be returned within 2 weeks if no damage and all rules are followed. We will no longer be lenient about not following our rules, recycling directives, and check-out procedures.
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Cancellation Policy
As part of your Guest Occupancy Agreement contract, purchasing trip insurance is highly encouraged. Generally, There are 3 conditions that must be met to purchase a Cancel For Any Reason Rider as follows: Purchase the policy within 10 - 21 days of First Trip Payment; Insure ALL prepaid and non-refundable travel expenses prior to departure; Trip arrangements must be canceled more than 48 hours prior to the departure date. If you meet all 3 of these conditions, most of the policies will reimburse you 75% of your trip costs, unless otherwise noted. Please read the fine print of your insurance policy carefully.

Canceled bookings will receive a refund minus $200 cancellation + any credit card fees IF cancelled 180 or more days from the commencement of the stay. If cancellation is between 179-31 days from commencement date AND the property can be re-rented for that same time and amount, a $300 cancellation fee plus cc fees will be deducted. Cancellations less than 30 days will not receive a refund due to short notice. Upon notice of a desired cancellation, we will remove you from the calendar, re-open the calendar in a goodwill effort to re-rent. If re-rented, there is a $500 cancellation fee.
All rental agreements are final and binding.

Please check your credit card to be see if you have trip cancellation/trip interruption insurance. If not, then we suggest purchasing (in case of emergency, illness, or bad weather) as there is a no refund policy, unless owner can rent to another group at the same time with a 30-day cancellation notice. We highly recommend CFAR travel insurance.


• Refunds are only issued (minus cc charges) if we have a mandatory evacuation or
travel ban in our area.

• All rental agreements are final and binding.

• Altering contract will be grounds for cancellation.



The home has outdoor surveillance cameras aimed at both entrances to the property to protect the property.
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Vermont Cottage Amherst Lake & Sanctuary Plymouth - Plymouth is a Vacation Home located in Plymouth, Vermont, United States. This Vacation Home is available for short term lodging and accommodates 8 guests
Vermont Cottage Amherst Lake & Sanctuary Plymouth - Plymouth has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and was listed on Houfy on Feb 2018

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