Comfortable and fully equipped.

Enjoy calm evenings by candle light on the deck.

Spectacular in every season!

Take a ride in our ox-drawn cart.

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Sweet Retreat Guesthouse bedroom

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Rates for Short & Long-Term Stays

Our 2023 rates, based on double occupancy:

Short-term Stays of 2 to 30 consecutive nights:
$166 per night, plus Vermont Rooms & Meals tax of 9%. Additional guests are $40 per night.

Long-term Stays of 30 consecutive nights or more:
$85 per night. The 9% Vermont Rooms and Meals tax is required for the first 30 nights.  Rooms and meals tax for consecutive nights after the first 30 will not be charged.  Additional guests are $25 per night.

The Guesthouse accommodates up to 5 guests  in the same party. Sleeping arrangements include a Queen bedroom | Living Room: Sleeper Sofa | Additional Sleeping: Single Rollaway Cot, Pack ‘n Play.


dining room at Sweet Retreat Guesthouse

Deposits and Cancellations


Booking Deposit:
50% is due at time of booking. The balance is due at check out.

Cancellations: Guests who cancel at least 14 days before check-in will get back 100% of their deposit. If cancelling between 7-14 days before check-in, 50% will be refunded. Otherwise, refunds will not be made.



Sweet Retreat Guesthouse living room
Sweet Retreat Guesthouse Laundry Room

Property Perks

OUTDOOR LIVING: Private covered balcony with 5-person patio table and cushioned seating, scenic hillside views, charcoal grill, access to recreational trails
INDOOR LIVING: Flat-screen TV with satellite cable, laptop-friendly workspace, dining table (seats up to 14)
KITCHEN: Fully equipped with cooking basics, Keurig coffee maker, tea kettle
GENERAL: Free WiFi, linens and towels, full laundry with washer/dryer, complimentary toiletries for short-term stays, central 3-zone heating, air conditioning
cell phone reception, high-speed Internet
PARKING: Driveway (2 vehicles), RVs/trailers permitted
Note: The guesthouse is an upper level apartment accessed by stairs.

House Rules

– Must be at least 25 years old to book
– No smoking
– No pets allowed
– Events, parties, and large gatherings considered with prior homeowner approval
– Photo ID may be required upon check-in
– The homeowner lives on-site, in a completely separate log home

Sweet Retreat Guesthouse living room
Vermont Statehouse Montpelier VT

Conveniently Located

DOWNTOWN NORTHFIELD (~6 miles): Norwich University, Northfield Golf Course, Good Measure Brew Pub, Depot Square Pizzeria, O’Maddi’s Deli & Cafe, Northfield Pharmacy, Tops Market, Kenyon’s True Value Hardware
LOCAL ATTRACTIONS: Rock of Ages Granite Quarry (12.5 miles), Vermont State House (14.5 miles), Warren Falls (19.7 miles)
SKI MOUNTAINS: Sugarbush Resort (20.6 miles), Bolton Valley Resort (34.8 miles), Stowe Mountain Resort (40.4 miles), Pico Mountain Ski Resort (49.1 miles), Jay Peak Resort (77.5 miles)
NEARBY CITIES: Barre (12.5 miles), Montpelier (14.5 miles), Stowe (33.5 miles), Burlington (49.7 miles)
AIRPORT: Burlington International Airport (47.4 miles)

Sweet Retreat Guesthouse deck

Check In & Check Out

CHECK IN after 3:00 PM
– The door will be open on arrival, with a key provided on the table when you enter.

– Check out before 10:00 AM
Prior to your departure, please tidy up the apartment by doing the following:
– Remove all perishable items
– Take out the trash
– Wash and put away used dishes
– Strip linens from all used beds
– Place all used linens and towels in a pile
– Turn off all lights, electronics, appliances, and the A/C
– Close and lock all windows and doors, leave key on table.
Thank you!

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