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The spectacular morning view on a sunny day in our Pondhouse will take your breath away!   We were in the Boston Globe!
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The Pondhouse - A Magical Place

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The Pondhouse - A Magical Place

5 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
5 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Gayle is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Relax, rejuvenate and unplug in this ultimate rustic getaway experience in the country. In our beautiful screened Pondhouse, you can gaze at the stars and listen to the sounds of nature from your cozy warm bed. Feel the breeze as you sleep in this magical place unlike any other you will have ever seen. Read and nap, enjoy long walks and explore the nearby towns. You will love the Pondhouse!

Amenities

Essentials
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Private entrance
Hair dryer
Shampoo

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 queen beds, 1 single bed
Common spaces
2 queen beds, 1 single bed

House Rules

Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 8PM and check out out by 10AM

Availability

209 Reviews

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Chris
October 2018
We hesitated because of the lateness of the season and an ominous weather forecast, but we couldn't be happier with three perfect days at Pondhouse, even with the late October chill and rain. One of the other reviews used the word 'magical' and we couldn't agree more. Gayle and …
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Response from Gayle:
So glad! And We look forward to your return!
October 2018
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Courtney
October 2018
Amazing experience staying in pond house surrounded by trees and sounds of forest. Bed was so so comfortable and cozy. Charlie (Gayle’s dog) would greet us and escort us around the property-such a sweetheart. Beautiful area w many fun things to do. Highly recommend.
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Kayla
October 2018
We absolutely loved our stay at the Pondhouse! Gayle's description of the house is spot on and she made our stay extra enjoyable. It was raining when we arrived and then proceeded to storm our first night, and it enhanced the beauty of the space even more. Hearing the rain and be…
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Tora
October 2018
The Pond House is the most extraordinarily and special place I have stayed in on Airbnb! It is very primitive, you can hear see and feel the wind, rain and animals outside, and that was wonderful ! Gayle, Peter and Charlie are welcoming and greate hosts, and everything was clea…
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Response from Gayle:
So glad that even with the rain you still had a great experience! really nice to meet you both.
October 2018
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Meghan
October 2018
Need to unwind, reconnect and get away from the stresses of everyday life? Beautiful two days even with the rain in this space. Fall asleep and wake up surrounded by the beauty of nature. We loved this spot!
Tanya User Profile
Tanya
October 2018
The Pondhouse is truly a magical place nestled artfully in The Berkshires just minutes from the charming little town of Ashfield. Our hosts were most gracious and welcoming with lots of helpful information about the area. The bedding was clean and luxurious. A pleasant surprise …
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Mark
September 2018
This was the best Airbnb I've ever stayed in. Arrival was a breeze, Gayle and Peter were amazing, such hospitable hosts. Charlie the pup hiked with us everywhere and always showed us the way back home. The space itself is gorgeous, I spent the mornings just looking around and enj…
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Response from Gayle:
We won't get sick of you! we look forward to your next visit!
September 2018

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Ashfield, Massachusetts, United StatesJoined in May 2013
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Gayle is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am an illustrator / writer & my husband Peter Kitchell is a photographer/painter/builder all round renaissance man . We've lived out here for 30 years after moving from San Francisco. Our kids are out of the house - and we decided it made sense to open up our place. Both of us…
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