(fb/insta: @UnicornCottageGuestHouse) Our home is located just 2 minutes from Main Street Great Barrington, "The Best Small Town in America" (Smithsonian Magazine, 2012). We are also lucky enough to be situated on 3 woodsy acres, with plenty of parking and grassy space for the kids and pets to play.
Pet-Friendly, Kid-Friendly, you will love all this home had to offer. FYI, cats and a dog live here during the off-season
Kids swings, treehouse, playhouse and huge sandbox.
Twin bunk beds as well as a twin bed and extra twin mattress in one bedroom (sleeps up to 4), and queen in another bedroom (2) both on second floor with full bath w/ tub/shower combo, as well as queen (2) in the master bedroom on the first floor, with ramp-accessible entrance and full bathroom with shower.*
Additional half-bath located in entry, off small mudroom. Full laundry room on first floor with front-load washer and dryer.
We have town water and a septic tank -- please keep this in mind and be sure nothing but TP goes down the drains!
Mudroom, kitchen and living room also on first floor, with additional three-season sunroom/screen porch with large dining table.
Ceiling fans throughout, a/c window units in upstairs bedrooms. Baseboard heat throughout, plus electric heat for gatherings on the sun porch. Wood fireplace in living room.
Fully-equipped kitchen ready for your family meals!
The Berkshires is full of activities for the whole family. Tons of hiking trails and beautiful Lake Mansfield a short bike or walk down the street (no sidewalks, though). Www.Berkshires.Org will give you up-to-date information. Berkshire South Community Center with day-passes and an indoor pool and splash pad is about 3 miles away.
Adorable Taft Farms is another neighborhood gem -- year-round family farm, there are animals to visit and home-grown produce, plants, holiday items & flowers. They also have a bakery and deli, plus ice cream cones!
*We are happy to host large groups, an additional fee of $25 per person (above 6) will be added. There is room for 3 on couches or 2 on a (old) pull-out couch, plus lots of grass for camping.
Family & Pet-friendly Home on 3 grassy/wooded acres, close to town!+ More