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Timeless Red Sox Retreat w/ Scenic Mountain Views!

Property ID: 440485WestminsterVTUS
Sleeps 114 BR4 BA

Description

Relive the glory days at 'The Splendid Splinter,' the former home of Red Sox star Ted Williams and his Vogue model wife, Dolores Wettach! Recently renovated to restore its rich history, this 4-bedroom, 4-bath vacation rental features panoramic views, antique decor, and original stone-mantel fireplaces setting a relaxing ambiance. Spend the day skiing at Killington Ski Area, fishing in the Connecticut River, or staying close to home with s’mores around the fire pit and relaxation in the sauna.

Amenities

  • Central Heating
  • Kitchen
  • Deck
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Free Parking
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Essentials

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Location Details

SKI: Living Memorial Park Snow Sports Ski Area (16.9 miles), Grafton Trails & Outdoor Center (17.6 miles), Magic Mountain Ski Area (32.7 miles), Okemo Mountain Resort (33.8 miles), Killington Ski Area (54.6 miles)

HIKING: Pinnacle Trail - Holden Trail (8.9 miles), Table Rock Trail (9.3 miles), Pauls Ledges Trail (16.1 miles), Granite Gorge (23.4 miles)

BOATING: North Walpole Upper Boat Landing (9.1 miles), Norm’s Marina Inc. (18.3 miles)

VINEYARDS / BREWERIES: Putney Mountain Winery (6.3 miles), Walpole Mountain View Winery (9.4 miles), Monadnock Brewing Co. (9.7 miles), Poocham Hill Winery (15.7 miles), Trout River Brewing Co. (21.7 miles), Branch & Blade Brewing Co. (22.6 miles)

WESTMINSTER: Harlow’s Sugar House (3.4 miles), The Gleanery (8.1 miles), Sandglass Theater (8.1 miles), Yellow Barn (8.5 miles), Green Mountain Orchards (9.5 miles)

TOWNS: Walpole (5.8 miles), Bellows Falls (7.7 miles), Putney (9.1 miles), Saxtons River (13.3 miles), Brattleboro (23.7 miles)

AIRPORTS: Keene Dillant-Hopkins Airport (24.1 miles), Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (91.1 miles)

Reviews

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27 reviews
  • 5/5

    We were very excited to find this property! Our family is from Westminster and we’ve outgrown guest rooms and couches. Renting two hotel rooms in Bratt or Springfield or Keene has been a drag. This was great! Everyone got their own bed, plenty of bathrooms and showers, quiet setting. Beautiful views, and just a few minutes to both grandparents!The teens had fun trying to figure out who Ted Williams was and looking up the family’s histories. House is full of memorabilia for Ted and his wife. A bear game by one of the mornings to poke through the trash, we didn’t see him, but were then glued to the windows hoping to see him come back.Definitely coming back here every visit to VT!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Anonymous
    Published October 3, 2023
  • Cool Place!

    5/5

    We enjoyed our couple of days at cabin! Location was great for us, the views were awesome, and the memorabilia would make anyone a Red Sox fan!

    The woodwork was amazing and the house was filled will lots of small detail. Thank you for a great stay!

    Jamie
    Published August 4, 2023
  • A Must for Red Sox Fans

    5/5

    We stayed here during a recent trip to the area for golfing. While not baseball enthusiasts, we very much enjoyed the Ted Williams and Red Sox theme. So much history and memorabilia, it was also educational! You could feel the passion his family had when renovating and decorating the place.The view was fantastic and the location was easy to access and find.The house was very clean and accommodating. It had all the utensils we needed, including a coffee bar.We hope to stay again next year!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Jamie D
    Published August 29, 2023
  • Sweet spot!

    5/5

    Great views nicw house. Thank you!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Jessica T.
    Published June 21, 2023
  • Beautiful

    5/5

    Unfortunately, we didn't have the best weather, but this space was still amazing!!! Communication was easy with the owners, and they were very responsive. I loved how things were labeled for ease. This was a perfect and beautiful getaway

    Courtnay
    Published April 3, 2023
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