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Plenty of parking in front of the garage below your loft.South side of the great room and the pellet stove at center.  Flat screen with DVD player.
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Groton Forest Retreat

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Kirsten (& Alan)

Groton Forest Retreat

6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Kirsten (& Alan) is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean18 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

A comfortable and clean 2nd story loft in a REMOTE setting (important to bring some groceries), surrounded by 26,000+ acre Groton State Forest, offering privacy, peace, and quiet following your days of foliage viewing, hiking, biking, kayaking, snowshoeing, x-county skiing, exploring (byo bikes/kayaks/skis/snowshoes). Walk out your door onto forest traiIs. In the middle of nowhere, happily!

Amenities

Essentials
Indoor fireplace
Heating
Iron
Laptop friendly workspace
Wifi

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with building staff

Accessibility

Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance

Availability

96 Reviews

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Amy User Profile
Amy
October 2018
My friend and I went to Kirsten and Alan's retreat for our school's fall break. It was the perfect place to stay for our break--it was cozy and had everything we needed. Kirsten had great suggestions for nearby hikes. The place was spacious and cozy and the nearby forest was beau…
Shawn User Profile
Shawn
October 2018
Great location, space and hosts. Was a pleasure to meet them and can't wait to return. Highly recommend.
Lyn User Profile
Lyn
October 2018
This is a wonderful and special place to stay. It is in an isolated area of Groton State Forest, so its best if you are a nature lover. The woods are beautiful and the space inside is spacious, tastefully decorated and has everything to make you comfortable. Beds are comfy, kitc…
Jenn User Profile
Jenn
September 2018
We had such an amazing time. Their place is beautiful and your hospitality was endless. Truly- a unique space. I would gladly stay here again and again. Kristen and Alan- Thank you so much for a wonderful weekend!
Christina User Profile
Christina
August 2018
Kirsten and Alan were amazing hosts, and were always quick and willing to respond to our messages. When my boyfriend and I were cooking bacon, we of course set the fire alarm off (just our luck ‍♀️). It then started beeping like it was dying, and Kirsten responded to our message …
Alannah User Profile
Alannah
August 2018
Kirsten and Alan were wonderful hosts with a beautiful home to share! It had everything we could’ve needed and they were so accommodating to us! Our dog Maia loved it’s just as much as we did. The surrounding land was amazing and so relaxing! Kirsten even came over to offer us ti…
Adrianne User Profile
Adrianne
August 2018
The Groton Forest Retreat was absolutely wonderful! The retreat is perfect for relaxing. There is plenty of space for a family, yet, not too big for a couple. Kristen and Alan are excellent hosts, offering suggestions for nearby hikes with magical scenery. They had lots of wood r…

Hosted by Kirsten (& Alan)

Groton, Vermont, United StatesJoined in April 2013
Kirsten (& Alan) User Profile
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Kirsten (& Alan) is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Originally New Englanders, Alan and I now live in Vermont after nearly 20 years in the California desert. We are both self employed - Alan as a family counselor, and I am a research geologist/writer. We are readers, birdwatchers, pet owners, and enjoy snowshoeing in winter. My…
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