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Spending time away from the hustle and bustle of life isn’t only refreshing, it’s important when you’re on a quest to restore your perspective and sense of inspiration. That makes it even more vital to book a getaway somewhere scenic, peaceful, and offering proximity to fun as well. When you’re looking for a place that pairs all of this flawlessly, look no further than a trip to beautiful Quechee, Vermont. Here, there’s something for every traveler to enjoy no matter what your travel interests may be. Whether your itinerary revolves around time hiking the many Quechee trails, or you can’t wait to restaurant hop your way through a stay, you’ll find there’s something to enjoy around every scenic corner. That said, knowing you’ve booked a welcoming home away from home that brings comfort, luxury, and convenience into the equation only makes the experience that much better. That’s exactly what guests can expect who book a stay in Riverside Cottage through Carefree Quechee Vacations the next time travel plans bring you to town.

A Breathtaking Location Away from It All

A trip to Quechee is best enjoyed when you book a stay that keeps you out of the crowds, but within proximity to in-town fun whenever you choose. That’s what can be expected for guests who book Riverside Cottage during their Quechee journey. This waterside abode is designed as a 2-bed, 1-bath retreat that’s ideal for welcoming up to 4-guests at a time. No more than steps from the Ottauquchee River, guests who make this home their preferred rental cottage will find a charming locale waiting to be enjoyed from the moment they arrive. The property is surrounded by tranquil walking and biking paths as well as towering trees and lush foliage, easily providing a sense that you’ve stepped out of the routine world and into a place where you can kick back and truly relax. Still, it won’t take you long to reach town if you’re in the mood to make the most of shopping and dining options, which means when you book Riverside Cottage, you get the best of both worlds. Only minutes from Woodstock and Quechee center alike, those who call Riverside Cottage home for their vacation will find no shortage of convenient options for fun.

Exterior Features

Upon arrival, guests who book Riverside Cottage are sure to enjoy the fact that this charming abode is adorned with a light gray exterior paired with a green roof and matching window shades, helping the entire home to blend seamlessly with the lush and forested surroundings. For those who are excited to make the most of time in the fresh air without traveling far at all, the home’s sprawling back patio is sure to please. Here, guests can enjoy stunning river views while sipping a coffee in the morning or a glass of wine in the evening under the stars. Stairs lead directly from the home to the nearby bike and walking path when you’re up for a stroll, but settling in on the patio is also the perfect place to do some bird watching while you’re here too.

Interior Amenities

Riverside Cottage is a restored 1850s retreat complete with hand-crafted period furniture and a freshly renovated interior for guests to enjoy. Stepping inside, guests will find that this property perfectly pairs home-comfort and Quechee-inspired design at every turn. The inclusion of large windows to frame the view, exposed beam ceilings and hardwood flooring only adds to the charming over all aesthetic. The living room in Riverside Cottage features a plush brown sofa and matching overstuffed leather armchair settled around a coffee table and decorative fireplace. Just next to the living room, guests can gather around a table for 4 that nestles right up to the window when you want to pair a meal with a great view too.

The kitchen in Riverside Cottage is a wonderful place to serve up a home-style meal on those evenings when you aren’t out exploring the restaurants that Quechee calls its own. This culinary space includes spacious counters, modern appliances, and an extended breakfast bar with additional seating too.

Around the corner from the kitchen, guests can enjoy some friendly competition in the sitting room which hosts a table topped with chess and an era-specific writing desk with a roll away top. The bedrooms in this home are located on the upper level and enjoy plush mattresses with stylish comforters, making it simple to rest up with a good night’s sleep.

As an added convenience, this property provides guests with access to satellite and cable television as well as air conditioning and on-site parking options. Linens and towels are provided in this home away from home that keeps you away from it all in style!

Book Your Quechee Getaway Today

No matter when your travel plans bring you to Quechee, the team at Carefree Quechee Vacations is ready to help you book just the right rental for your stay. Reach out today to learn more about Riverside Cottage or one of our many other area properties that’s designed to inspire.

In years past, families across the United States have looked forward to the Thanksgiving holiday without reserve. Whether your family is one that does a giant dinner gathered around a traditional table or makes the most of post-dinner football—it’s a holiday that’s well-known and loved for bringing people together. The end of November is that special time of year when loved ones that live far away hop in cars and on planes to redirect towards home in the name of the holidays. Previously, Thanksgiving was all about gratitude and get-togethers. In 2020, it’s safe to say that it looks a little different.

In light of the global pandemic, families that once assumed Thanksgiving was a given, are now looking at new routes to celebrate that keep safety and health top of mind. What do you do when it’s not the most responsible choice to have everyone fly in and stay in your home together? The answer might be simpler than it seems. This year, consider booking a holiday away in Quechee, Vermont instead! A Quechee vacation is a great way to bring everyone together in a setting that offers up much in the way of outdoor fun while providing options for individual housing in the area that still keeps loved ones close.

Why Quechee is a Great Holiday Choice

Settled into the scenic Vermont landscape, Quechee is a charming and welcoming locale that’s ideal for a Thanksgiving holiday away. Much of the appeal of Quechee lies in activities that can be enjoyed outdoors—making it simple to social distance during your stay while still savoring the sights and sounds that give this space a quaint ambiance. Quechee is a popular destination amongst those with a passion for downhill adventures, which might be exactly what your traveling group needs to keep their minds off the stresses 2020 has delivered. Whether you’re enjoying holiday time on the slopes, making the most of snowshoeing through the mountains, or taking time savor a holiday sleigh ride, Quechee offers up plenty of versatile options for fun that everyone will enjoy! From a bundled up trek through the Quechee Gorge to stops at covered bridges that provide incredible opportunities for photographers, Quechee makes it simple to customize your holiday away to style and preference standards.

Consider Take-Away Meal Options

When you’re just not in the mood to deal with cooking up a huge meal for everyone in your traveling crew, consider some local takeaway options offered up this holiday season. Going this route allows you to skip the risks associated with large dining rooms while enjoying a hassle-free and inevitably savory meal anyway enjoyed in the comfort of your vacation rental! Woodstock Farmers Market is settled off of Woodstock Road and is currently accepting orders for Thanksgiving. Place your order online for a full meal with roasted turkey, stuffing, candied sweet potatoes and more! For a more indulgent and upscale Thanksgiving dinner experience, considering calling in a meal from Simon Pierce which is located on Main Street within a restored mill on the river.

Book a Quechee Vacation with Holiday Style in Mind

For those Quechee holiday away travelers that can’t imagine a Thanksgiving without a traditional spread, booking into a vacation rental with a full kitchen is key to a savory experience. Guests who book with Carefree Quechee Vacations will find that whether they’ve reserved their place in a cozy abode or a sprawling residence, the full kitchen provides plenty of space to cook up all those ingredients that have long defined your traditional home-bound holiday. Guests are free to mix and mingle in a safe bubble of proximity while spacious dining rooms provide just the right scene to enjoy the meal together when everything is ready to go. Many of our rentals offer up a wonderful collection of both tasteful and ultra-comfortable furnishings. This makes it simple to settle in after the big meal and enjoy post-dinner conversation or watch the game on a large flat-screen television.

If the weather is right, make even more of fresh-air holiday moments during your stay by taking advantage of access to private balconies, patios, and decks depending on the property you select for your stay. When it’s time to rest up after an amazing Quechee Thanksgiving adventure, bedrooms are often large and include plush mattresses and ample closet space. Whether you stay together or everyone books their own stay nearby, it’s bound to be an option that takes the stress out of holiday plans while keeping the focus on fun, health, and safety.

Enjoy the Thanksgiving Getaway

Whether you’re in town for the holidays or headed this way another time of year, Carefree Quechee Vacations has the home away from home you’ve been searching for. Contact us today to learn more about our many Quechee vacation rentals and services in this area. We can’t wait to welcome you to beautiful Vermont!