Summer vacation in the hills of Central MA just west of Boston. Make memories "someplace different". We're closer to Boston than the Berkshires and with many fewer traffic jams than the Cape and Islands.
1830 Elijah Haven Homeplace is a very sweet, private and quintessential New England country getaway spot. Numerous guests say that it's unlike any other they've experienced. Unplug and indulge yourself in a much-needed quality-of-life break in this special place.
Between Boston and the Berkshires (but closer to Boston), Haven offers guests and travelers the opportunity to feel completely at home in a beautiful, clean, fully-updated, totally-turnkey (and very sweet) Gentleman's Farm on many peaceful acres near Cushing Academy, Wachusett Mountain and many other attractions in the hill & lake town of Ashburnham just beyond the suburbs.
Enjoy the Herb Cutting Garden just outside the kitchen door. Immerse yourself in the nature and spirit of rolling lawns, gardens, fields, ancient stone walls, forests, walking trails, hills and many lakes. In-season, numerous Adirondack Chairs (10 at last count) on the lawns and in the fields help you breathe it all in — retreat, relax and decompress.
Very private. Convenient, Fully-appointed. Haven is situated on a secluded hillock – perfect for people who value a bit of seclusion, scenic surroundings and making wonderful memories. (Haven Homeplace is our home – which we vacate whenever guests are in residence. When you're a Guest at Haven, it is yours alone.)
The property is has easy highway access from Boston and New York. Some airports (Worcester and Manchester) are less than an hour away.
Includes in-person 'Meet & Greet Orientation', Weekly Cleanings, Central AC, Xfinity BlastPlus High Speed Wi-Fi, Groundskeeping and lots more.
Wide pine floors, a center chimney in the living room and lots of windows & skylights make this a light, bright and cheerful place to call your home.
A renovated barn, carriage house and artist studio are also on the property, as well as over 6 acres of lawns...and gardens that begin blooming in mid-May and don't stop until Fall Foliage season.
Please read the comments and compliments from other guests, then plan your stay and experience this special place for yourself. We'll help in any way we're able.
ADDITIONAL RATES & SERVICES INFORMATION: 1 Night Stays are permitted at $395.00 for the night (all rates based upon to 4 people using 2 beds/bedrooms). Please inquire about pets, additional guests and associated fees. Browse our web site at www.HavenHomeplace.com for more rate and property details or call John Rahaim at 1-978-827-3141 between 8am-8pm Eastern Time.
We are located in The Heart of New England with easy highway access to everything! Haven is nestled in the hilltown of Ashburnham, MA â€“ in the eastern part of North Central MA near Cushing Academy, Wachusett Mt.and the Greater Gardner Furniture Outlets.
Nearest Highways : Rte 101 and Forristall Road at 0.25 Miles. Route 2 at 5 miles.Nearest Airport : Logan International Airport, Boston, MA at 55 Miles. Manchester, Providence, Worcester and Hartford/Springfield also within driving distance.Nearest Train : Fitchburg, MA at 10 Miles (new station coming soon only 6 miles away)Nearest Barpub : Gardner Ale House and Blueprint at 5 MilesNearest Ski : Wachusett Mountain at 10 MilesNearest Golf : Westminster Woods and Gardner Municipal Golf Course at 5 MilesNearest Restaurant : Lucky Dragon Chinese at 1 mile, Blueprint and Gardner Ale House at 5 miles, Sonoma of Princeton at 16 miles and more.
Car: Necessary. ALL-WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLE highly recommended Novmber thru March.