A Christmas experience in Stowe, VT feels as if you stepped into a Norman Rockwell painting, where bucolic scenes of snow-covered Americana merge with the subtle grey light in the cloudy skies. With an average annual snowfall of about 20 feet in this spectacular mountain village, visitors are almost assured that they will receive a white Christmas. Fortunately, whether you are visiting for a romantic weekend getaway or you wish to stay a bit longer, our fantastic Christmas Stowe holiday rentals will provide all you need to enjoy the wondrous beauty of the Green Mountain State during this special time of the year.
Christmas in Vermont
When reserving a holiday rental for Christmas in Stowe, VT, be prepared for the quintessential white Christmas popularized in the holiday song of the same name. Of course, since there is so much snow on the ground, it is only appropriate to bring the skis, snowboards and other winter equipment. Fortunately, with all the properties from Stowe Country Homes, all of our guests will have the opportunity to explore and enjoy the beauty of the Green Mountain State during the holiday season.
Holiday Stowe VT Vacation Rental
Upon arrival at one of our comfortable and convenient properties, guests can choose between different options such as family homes, cabins, apartments and condominiums. It all depends on the size of your group or family, but one thing is certain, all our guests always leave their rental completely satisfied with the amenities provided. When visitors stay at one of the comfortable and convenient Stowe holiday rentals from Stowe Country Homes, they have their choice in options which include full-size homes, cabins, and condos. Whatever option you select, there is no doubt that everyone in your group will leave their worries behind once they see the number of amenities and options that each of our Christmas rentals provides. Some of these amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, covered garage parking, hot tubs, washer/dryers and much, much more. Add the cozy fireplace and the twinkle of lights and Christmas does not get any better than this. And since you are here to celebrate the holidays, all of our spacious properties have plenty of room for presents under the tree.
If you happen to book a Stowe VT vacation rental in early December, the classic Christmas Celebration in Stowe features all types of family activities which include ice skating, performing arts, reindeer sleighs and lively carolers, just to name a few. The Spruce Peak Resort Association usually presents different holiday stage productions throughout the month, and if you can’t find what you want here, don’t forget to check out the Hyde Park Opera House; it hosts even more Christmas entertainment.
Vermont is a state that is known for its abundance of farms and its denizens are proud of presenting the bounty of their land on the table every night. In Stowe, with both food and beverages, people in this diminutive mountain village take this ethos seriously. When visiting for Christmas, check out the annual Ugly Sweater Party at Von Trapp Brewing and enjoy some excellent pub food as well as handcrafted beers. If you prefer wine, make a stop at the Boyden Valley Winery and taste some unique ice wine or sip on some warm Glögg under the cold evening sky. If you seek a night of dancing, don’t forget to visit the Cold Hollow Cider Mill where the proprietors host a barn dance every year. Whatever you choose, Christmas in Stowe does not get any more traditional than this.
Since it is the holiday season, visitors can purchase a gift for friends and family inside one of the many quaint shops located on Main Street during their stay in our Stowe holiday rentals. In Stowe, visitors will not see any big box stores, which fortunately gives them an opportunity to find a unique gift. If you are looking for a slice of New England, visit the Country Store on Main or Shaw’s General Store. In search of a special gift? Try Von Bargen’s Jewelry or Ferro Estate & Custom Jewelers, both shops offer high quality, one-of-a-kind pieces. For everything representative of Vermont, Stowe Mercantile offers handmade fudge, maple syrup, craft beer, cider, souvenirs and much more.
Winter Activities in Stowe
In areas that have colder climates or at least those in which local ponds and lakes freeze over consistently, ice fishing is one of the most popular activities. Visit the Fly Rod Shop and the knowledgeable guides can teach you how to “jig” for fish on the ice. In the winter, visitors can also rent a bike with fat tires and venture out onto the trails. Nobody ever said you had to reserve the trails for the spring and summer! If you are traveling with kids, take them on a dogsled with local outfitters, Peace Pups Dogsledding or Eden Ethical Dogsledding. Both companies provides a unique view of the surroundings and the dogs are adorable.