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Blue Heron Simplified, with an outdoor privy..

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Blue Heron Simplified, with an outdoor privy..

Private room in apartment
1 guest1 bedroom1 bed0 shared baths
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
0 shared baths
Great location
90% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great communication
100% of recent guests rated Kristine 5-star in communication.

IMPORTANT: MUST READ!Rustic Budget basement room in a solar house in the woods , private entrance. WINTER INSIDE TEMPS: high 60 DEGREES, low 50 degrees. Last minute bookings will have to deal with the cooler temps until it warms up. Good bed + a 100 ft. walk to the outdoor outhouse (sink with running water by bedroom) . Space heater that must be turned off when you are out. Also a refrige, 1 burner stove + convection oven. Very basic, low price. Town is a 20 min. drive. 10 pm quiet time.


Laptop-friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 single bed



32 reviews
Quick responses
Outstanding hospitality
Sparkling clean
Brian User Profile
November 2019
Expect a cozy basement room on a beautiful property. Kristine makes it as warm as it can be before you arrive with the electric space heater. It was about 25 outside, but 65 when we arrived in the room. It got down to about 55 overnight, but we knew to expect it. She offers meals…
Kyle User Profile
October 2019
My favorite thing about staying here were the books. The bed is really comfy I don’t even remember falling asleep. Very nice host. Made sure I slept well. Staying there again another night!! Definitely would recommend.
Deb User Profile
October 2019
Kristine was very prompt responding to my questions. Her place is simple, peaceful and quiet. She described her accommodations accurately so read carefully.
Julia User Profile
October 2019
This place is definitely minimalist, but if you don't mind a short walk to the outhouse, and just having a sink for hygiene, it is a cozy getaway under the stars. Quiet, with a warm bed and a stove and fridge, and Wi-Fi.
Jessica User Profile
October 2019
The property is just beautiful. You can tell Kristine has a lot of love for it. The room was simple and cozy. It was also super clean. We had a lot of fun! Thank you
Kelly User Profile
September 2019
I hate to write a bad review but I feel as though it is a health concern staying here. I work in healthcare and am worried about people’s health staying in the room. The toilet was an outhouse which wasn’t my problem and had an accurate description. The issue was the musty mold…
Chris User Profile
September 2019
A nice accommodation in a quiet location.

Hosted by Kristine

Nelson, NHJoined in July 2015
Kristine User Profile
205 Reviews
I have lived in Nelson for 35 years and it is my favorite place in the world. I love my job as the town librarian. Being a welcoming presence in my community is what I do. I would like to have you feel comfortable in the Blue Heron Studio for as long you are in Nelson.
Interaction with guests
I am often home, sometimes at work or out for the day. I may not be home when you arrive, but the door will be unlocked. A phone message can answer most questions if I am not home.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed