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Vista Country Home--Fine Comfort near Gettysburg

Hacienda-style wall does not block view of your personal country estate!
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Hacienda-style wall does not block view of your personal country estate!
Vista Country Home Amazing wildflowers surround Vista
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Hacienda-style wall does not block view of your personal country estate!
Vista Country Home
Amazing wildflowers surround Vista
Newly installed gas fireplace adds cozy charm.
Enjoy a romantic evening with friends by the fire!
Antiques throughout include amazing Civil War lamps in living room.
Huge living room: 360-degree country views!  Large HD cableTV, with excellent DVD collection.
Antique table in light-filled living room for extra dining space, or games--Scrabble? Bridge??
Romantic balcony dining, spectacular country sunsets.
Dine in sun or shade next to sparkling fountain, surrounded by hacienda-style walled garden
Lillies and fountain delight all ages.  Can you find Kermit?
Lillies grace Vista's fountain, and give Kermit, the fountain frog a pretty place to hang out.
BBQ for sizzling steaks and Gazebo for dining in shade
Al fresco dining within walled, hacienda-style garden, looking over your private country estate!
Master BR, gorgeous 4-poster antique queen bed
Master BR queen bed, beneath skylight
Master BR, hand-carved antique headboard
Master BR full bath--roomy, modern
Elegant 2nd BR, antique 4-poster dbl bed, windows onto your private country estate.
Optional 3rd BR sleeps up to 5.  Dbl bed shown with fold-out couch for extra dbl bed on one side.
Optional 3rd BR sleeps up to 5.  Dbl bed shown with fold-out love seat for extra single bed.
Large dining room seats up to 10, wrapped in large windows onto spectacular private countryside.
Baltimore orioles are among many avian neighbors who enjoy Vista's bird feeders outside your windows
Blue birds bring you happiness from their nesting boxes right outside the dining room window.
Large, well-equipped kitchen will delight any chef, window onto beautiful garden dining area.
Kitchen window rewards the chef with views of dining patio, fountain, flowers and fields--your Vista
Explore Bear Branch, 1 of 2 creeks on Vista's 100-acre private estate--exquisite wildlife habitat!
Vista's feathered caretakers include this owl you may see in the trees surrounding Vista.
Near one of Vista's creeks, a tree gnawed by beavers.  Watch for them on your nature hikes.
As you stroll along Vista's private and pristine creeks, watch for Heronymous, a great blue heron.
Asian lantern and bleeding heart flowers offer delicate detail to front garden area
Dry stream architectural feature  in Vistas front garden area
Brilliant colors surround Vista throughout the seasons.
Vista's Japanese Iris against backdrop of sparkling corn to the horizon
Groves of pink and white dogwood trees bring a rainbow of color to Vista in spring.
Redbud trees line the lane to Vista, this one next to bridge over Bear Branch
Tree-lined lane brings you through elysian fields to Vista--your Country Home on the hill.
Antique hay equipment recalls 150 years of family farming around Vista
Magnificent oak, maple and other trees bathe Vista in spectacular fall colors
Vista sunsets are amazing over the open fields and tree-lined streams
Centered in a working farm, Vista is surrounded by rich cropland--on this day, amber waves of wheat
Sparkling corn is one of the crops that often surround Vista in summer.
Vista's gorgeous flowers enjoy a backdrop of wheat fields
In winter, cozy Vista offers beauty & serenity, and miles of private XC skiing out your door.
Getaway for winter? Try Vista--perfect for winter holidays or warm gatherings for family & friends.
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Overview
Rental Home /
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Vista Country Home is your country estate at the center of 100s of acres of rural splendor, close to battlefields that shaped America's history. A fully furnished and equipped 3-bedroom home, Vista offers vacationers and business travelers the COMFORTS of city and the BEAUTY of the country. Slumber in luxurious high threadcount linens of the 3 bedrooms, dine in spacious elegance of the big-family dining room, relax in the walled garden beneath a timber gazebo beside a sparkling fountain.

Seniors will appreciate that all rooms (except the optional 3rd bedroom) are on one floor, which opens onto both the south-facing balcony and the south & west-facing, hacienda-style walled garden.

While our friends who love our American Civil War heritage find Vista especially appealing for its proximity to key historic sites, everyone will e...
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About the owner, Bruce B
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Margie511
Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 for a stay in March 2014
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We were 3 couples meeting to tour Civil War sights and D.C., but also to kick back and enjoy our friendship. The location was perfect for both touring and relaxing. Home had plenty of room for all of us and allowed for socializing and privacy, well equipped kitchen, very private location, great wildlife and birdwatching. The hosts live nearby and... more

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Hawaii
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012 for a stay in November 2012
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Barbara,Rod, Yvette and Michael
CA
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012 for a stay in May 2012
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    Ask
  • Elder Access:
    Yes
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
$325
$325
$1,750
Nov 1, 2015 -
Mar 31, 2016
Winter
2 nights
$300
$300
$1,500
Apr 1, 2016 -
Oct 31, 2016
Spring & Summer
3 nights
$325
$325
$1,750
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $125 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rental includes bedding for up to 6 guests. Up to 3 more guests may be added (9 total guests) at $15 per person per night.
Cleaning Fee = $125 per stay.
DEDUCT $25 PER DAY ($125/week) IF USING ONLY 2 BEDROOMS!
Rent includes all utilities, Cable TV, all linens, etc.
WiFi Internet included 2 gigs per week. Additional data use incurs charges of $20/gig
Dogs welcome @$45 each (2 maximum), but must not be left alone unless in proper crate/kennel.
Sorry, no cats or other pets.
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