Private road accessTrue log cabin
Unplug-Experience Vermont-Back to Nature
Unplug-Experience Vermont-Back to Nature
8 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
8 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
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Get away from it all at this quaint log cabin on the beautiful Sunset Lake in Benson VT

The space

This is truly an escape from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. Two true log cabins set on 2.5 acres of land sitting directly on one of the most serene lakes in Vermont. The lake is stocked with trout and you can go fishing during the warmer months. Have your pick: this lake allows for both motorized and non motorized boating on the lake. The water is clean and clear; you can go swimming in water so clear you can see your toes. Truly a place to unwind from it all.

Tucked away on Lake Sunset, off of a private road, this place is the perfect get away from life's hustle and bustle. Unassuming from the outside, when you get into the cabins you are blown away by the rustic appearance of it all and the comfort of everything. There are 2 cabins and a boat house.

The Bunkhouse has 4 twin-sized bunk beds where you can tuck away the kids while you hang out in the main cabin ( or can host 4 adults) which has 2 bedrooms with full sized beds. Both cabins are self contained with kitchen, full bath (main cabin) and a toilet and shower stall in the bunk house, wood stove in the bunk house and large fireplace in the main cabin.

The price includes rental of the main cabin. For an additional $50 you can also rent the bunk house.

Available to answer questions as needed.

Close to Outlet shopping, including Manchester Outlet Shops

10 mins from Shale Hill Adventure Farm-World's Best Obstacle Course race and training facility (10k permanent obstacle course).

Best restaurants: Fair Haven Inn 5 Adams Street; Ask for Suzie; The Wheel Inn (just 10 mins away-ask for Cat she's amazing); or Cattails Restaurant which is about half hour away (get the Captain's Platter if you like seafood).

You will need your own car to move around. Amtrak Train Station is about 20 mins away.

Wifi is available in the main cabin. You can also get wifi in the bunkhouse but it' spotty. Cell phone service is also spotty.

Interaction with guests

Available by phone, email or text

Other things to note

If you plan on using the fireplace in main cabin, pick up some wood at Abuschon"s in town-ask for Donna. You must make sure to open the damper by pulling on the string or the cabin will fill with smoke.


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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
4 bunk beds
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed

Amenities
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Family/Kid Friendly
Free parking on premise

Prices
Extra people £30 / night after 4 guests
Cleaning Fee £61
Security Deposit £152
Weekly Discount: 5%
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check in is anytime after 5PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

-First and foremost we would like you to treat our home with respect.
-There is a fireplace and this is on a lake so please attend to the safety of children (we are not liable for any injuries or other events caused by lack of supervision)
-At the end of your stay please take all the linen off the beds and any towels used and place outside bathroom in the Main Cabin
-Only use the colored towels for the lake (Blue/Green towels)-Please do not take any of the white towels down to the lake
-There is absolutely no smoking allowed iniside the cabins. Violation of this rule will result in additional amounts being deducted from your security deposit
-Cleaning fee applies to ordinary course clean up. If excess clean up is required (ie place is trashed) there will be additional amounts deducted from security deposit
-Please do not swing from rafters (no seriously!)
-Please place all garbage at the end of your stay in the garbage cans outside in front of the shed


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Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

Availability
3 nights minimum stay

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Spencer User Profile
September 2017
A great cabin with a helpful host. Everything was smooth and the stay was easy.
Sharon User Profile
Response from Sharon:
Spencer we are thrilled you guys enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure hosting you and we hope to see you again soon.
September 2017

Christine User Profile
September 2017
Perfect get away from the city. Truly was an unplug. No cell service until heading back into Orwell proper, and no distracting TV. Even with the rain we encountered, sitting on the back screened porch overlooking the lake was relaxing. Sun cleared up enough that we got to use the two kayaks for a beautiful paddle around the lake. Floors were clean and easily felt fine walking without shoes even though this was a cabin in the woods. From porch you do not see neighbors. Good appliances (stove and laundry). Fireplace was great and picked up wood at the general store. Was a great outing for a couple, but I think we be fun to come back as a share with friends.

Dena User Profile
September 2017
We absolutely loved our stay here! The cabin had the most amazing view of the lake which you can view from an enclosed patio as well as a large balcony. It was fully stocked with everything you could possibly need; games, bluetooth speakers, ponchos, flashlights, toiletries, etc. The water was so warm and calm and the kayaks were an amazing bonus! It did get chilly at night and there is only a fireplace to heat up the cabin so I suggest stocking up on plenty of firewood. The host, Sharon, was very kind and attentive and responded quickly to all our messages. I would highly recommend staying here!

Nicole User Profile
August 2017
We absolutely loved the house and lake. The kayaks we such a nice treat my son and I spent hours floating around the calm waters of lake sunset. It was a very relaxing trip.

Esti User Profile
August 2017
Sharon's cabin was the perfect getaway for our family. My kids enjoyed swimming and kayaking in the lake. The water was so calm, and the lake so quiet, that even my seven year old was able to go out himself on a kayak! We are not rugged enough for real camping. Staying in the cabin gave us the feeling of camping out while still having the benefit of a front door to close! The cabin was immaculate and extremely well stocked. The view was beautiful and the screened in porch was a great place to eat dinner without worrying about getting bitten. Thank you Sharon for letting us use your space!
Sharon User Profile
Response from Sharon:
Esti, I am beyond thrilled that you and your family had a pleasant stay. I know that you had reservations but I'm glad you decided to make the trip and it turned out well. Look forward to hosting you guys again. Sharon
August 2017

Daniel User Profile
August 2017
Sharon's cabin is a wonderful place for a few days of vacation isolated in the wood. I found exactly what I was looking for and wasn't disappointed with the cabin and its great location. The cabin is rustic and well equipped with a very nice terrasse overlooking the lake and a direct access to the lake for a swim. The place is very intimate. Great for a couple or a family who'd want to disconnect for a few days from the world! Perhaps one thing that could be improved is the comfort of the bed in the main room upstair. The bed is not really comfortable. Overall, I'd definitely recommend the place and wouldn't hesitate to rent it again.
Sharon User Profile
Response from Sharon:
Thanks Daniel! Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to your rentin visit!
August 2017

Aleksey User Profile
July 2017
Everything was perfect
Sharon User Profile
Response from Sharon:
Thank you. So glad your stay was pleasant. Do come again.
July 2017

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