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Overview of Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle, Gorgeous Views of Lake/mountain 500 Acre Estate!

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8 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, Internet, linens
8 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, Internet, linens
8 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, Internet, linens

Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle, Gorgeous Views of Lake/mountain 500 Acre Estate!

5.0/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Gym
  • Hot Tub

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

Explore the area

    Popular LocationJowder's Cove Beach13 min drive
    Popular LocationCathedral of the Pines15 min drive
    Popular LocationLaurel Lake20 min drive
    AirportNashua, NH (ASH-Nashua Municipal)65 min drive

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About this area


Located in Rindge, this castle is on the waterfront. Cathedral of the Pines and Jaffrey Civic Center are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Shattuck Golf Course and Rhododendron State Park. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Jowder's Cove Beach - 13 min drive
  • Jaffrey Civic Center - 14 min drive
  • Cathedral of the Pines - 15 min drive
  • Contoocook Beach - 19 min drive
  • Laurel Lake - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Fitchburg Station - 39 min drive
  • AirportManchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) - 73 min drive


  • Hometown Diner — 8 min drive
  • Pizza Haven — 8 min drive
  • Pizza Pie — 10 min drive
  • Sandwich Master — 10 min drive
  • Harbour Restaurant — 12 min drive
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About this property

Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle, Gorgeous Views of Lake/mountain 500 Acre Estate!

Ski-in/ski-out access for family fun on the slopes
Located atop of a hill, amidst 500 acres with miles of walking & groomed x-country ski trails, outdoor hot tub, & 5000 gallon swimming pool. This extraordinary 11,000 sq. ft. castle has incredible views of Mt. Monadnock from the N & lake/ beach from the South. Enjoy the solitude & amazing sunsets on this gorgeous property in Rindge, NH. Great for family reunions, retreats, etc. Please note: no weddings, banquets, or receptions, only housing of such. The castle was built by the owner & completed in 1995. The interior design is unique in it's secret stairways, slate & hardwood floors throughout, Gothic arches w/ faux stone walls, a huge formal yet comfortable living room w/ a marble & granite fireplace offset w/ a gorgeous grand piano, 9 foot ceilings,authentic tapestries & scrolled glass doors that open into a large Wedgwood style dining room offering a recessed ceiling w/ a lighted sunset. The basement bar/game room & third floor playroom will insure that Everyone of all ages will have fun! The finished basement provides the renter with a professional size foos ball table, full size ping-pong table, professional size pool table, game card table with complete kit, dart board, and full mahogany bar area with with beautifully engraved wood throughout. Includes glassware, washing area, all wooden handcrafted stools and seating for a full house! All kids will love the 3rd floor play area with a lego table and oodles of legos, games to play, dolls houses, horse stalls, kitchen and dress up area and much much more! Don't forget to jump on the newly upgraded trampoline as well! There is TV and game player access too! Because we are located on a hill many hours are spent sliding (at your own risk) down the hill for kids from 2-99! We also provide a huge Cedarworks play set and a treehouse located nearby. If you need more entertainment head to the beach for a swim or boating, fishing, sunning, or paddle boarding. We also have Volley ball at the beach, corn hole, swim dock, life preservers, and noodles! Take a walk around the lake to see the dam, and the many trails that are accessible to you (maps are provided). Take a walk over our bridges and watch for the water fountain starting in the evening by the bridge next to the island (you can view it from the patio at the house!) After sunset, sit to eat in the dining room and create your own sunset by the dimmer switch and the painted ceiling giving you a beautiful sunset scene! Add to that with the fireplace located in the dining room, living room, library, and master bedroom! Every bedroom has a wonderful view of the mountain and/or the water as well! The front of the Castle boasts beautiful flowers in spring and summer and fall, and decorated Christmas trees and lights outside in the trees throughout the yard. The Castle has secret doorways throughout so don't hesitate to try to find them from the basement all the way to the 3rd floor are doors that are hidden and a joy for many to find! If you feel you need more excitement, head to the top of the highest touret located on the fourth floor (where the exercise equipment is located) and climber the ladder to look out for a spectacular view of the water and Mount Monadnock. It is truly breathtaking! We provide fully made beds for all and towels to use during your stay. There are plenty of pots and pans, kitchen utensils and staples if needed. We hope that you enjoy this property as much as we do when we are here! SOME NEW UPGRADES INCLUDE; 1. AIR-CONDITIONING IS NOW ON ALL THREE FLOORS, 2. THE LIBRARY HAS JUST BEEN UPGRADED COMPLETELY DONE IN MAHOGANY WOOD BOASTING CABINETS, SHELVES, A FIREPLACE ! LOCATE THE SECRET DOORWAY IN THIS NEW AREA AND ENJOY THE SECRET-STAIRCASE THAT LEADS TO MANY SECRET DOORWAYS! 3. A NEW TOURET SURROUNDING THE NEWLY BUILT FIRE-PIT! THIS IS CLOSE ENOUGH TO HOT TUB AREA TO SUPERVISE THOSE USING IT. AGE REQUIREMENTS: The Guest must be at least THIRTY (30) YEARS OLD to rent the property. Please note that this is very important as YOU WILL HAVE FULL RESPONSIBILITY of the castle while you rent it. THIS IS OUR HOME, SO PLEASE TREAT IT WITH RESPECT, JUST AS YOU WOULD WANT SOMEONE TO CARE FOR YOUR HOME. THANK YOU. Due to Town Zoning, we have to strictly limit the amount of people in the castle or on the grounds, for any gathering including WEDDINGS, BANQUETS, or RECEPTION to 22 people in total, even if they do not stay over night. FIREWORKS ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED BY THE TOWN OF RINDGE. NO FIREWORKS ON THE PREMISES OR ON THE BEACH. IF ANY FIREWORKS ARE HEARD BY THE NEIGHBORS, THE POLICE WILL BE CALLED AND YOU WILL LOSE YOUR DEPOSIT. THERE IS A 10pm OUTDOOR NOISE ORDINANCE; THIS MEANS ALL NOISE MUST BE INSIDE CASTLE AFTER THIS TIME. THE FIREPIT MUST NOT BE MOVED. IT IS 25 feet FROM THE PROPERTY WHICH IS THE REQUIRED DISTANCE ACCORDING TO THE FIRE CODES. THE FIREPIT AT THE HOME AND AT THE BEACH CAN ONLY BE USED FROM 5pm-9am. THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING THE IMPORTANCE OF ALL RULES LISTED ABOVE, AND FOLLOWING THEM ACCORDINGLY.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this castle offer private pools and fireplaces. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Televisions come with DVD players and video-game consoles. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards.

Recreational amenities at the castle include an outdoor tennis court, ski-in/ski-out access, a spa tub, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

John & Lynda Hunt
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Internet access

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Fitness center
  • Foosball table
  • Heated pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Shared/communal pool
  • Spa tub
  • Table tennis

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • DVD player
  • Highchair
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Separate dining area
  • Sofa bed
  • Trampoline
  • Toys


  • Library

Guest services

  • Ski-in/ski-out access

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Dock
  • Garden


  • Books
  • Games
  • Music library
  • Smoke-free property
  • Stereo
  • Video library

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating
  • Sofa bed


  • 5.5 bathrooms
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Cable/satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • TV
  • Video-game console

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Balcony
  • Yard


  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Private pool



Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 30


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Parties and events are allowed on site
Property Registration Number 052831

We should mention

A car is required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle Views Middle 500 Acre Estate
Unique Luxurious Gothic Views Middle 500 Acre Estate Rindge
Unique Luxurious Gothic Views Middle 500 Acre Estate
Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle Views Middle 500 Acre Estate
Unique Luxurious Gothic Views Middle 500 Acre Estate Rindge
Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle Views Middle 500 Acre Estate
Unique Luxurious Gothic Views Middle 500 Acre Estate Rindge
Unique Luxurious Gothic Views Middle 500 Acre Estate

Frequently asked questions

Does Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle, Gorgeous Views of Lake/mountain 500 Acre Estate! have a pool?
Yes, this property has a pool. Pool types include heated pools.
Is Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle, Gorgeous Views of Lake/mountain 500 Acre Estate! pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle, Gorgeous Views of Lake/mountain 500 Acre Estate!?
Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle, Gorgeous Views of Lake/mountain 500 Acre Estate!?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Unique Luxurious Gothic Castle, Gorgeous Views of Lake/mountain 500 Acre Estate! located?
Located on a lake, this Rindge castle offers ski-in/ski-out access within 9 mi (15 km) of Jowder's Cove Beach, Shattuck Golf Course, and Contoocook Beach. Cathedral of the Pines and Jaffrey Civic Center are also within 9 mi (15 km).
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Excellent host
Amazing property with amazing views, will be visiting again!

5/5 Excellent

Guys getaway
Amazing property for yard games, lounging, hot tub, kayaking, and entertaining. This was our third visit and we hope to keep coming back!

5/5 Excellent

Wonderful stay
We stayed in the castle over the past weekend for a friend's 40th birthday. Not only was it a wonderful time, but we loved the grounds, the building, and truly managed to have an escape when we thought we wouldn't be able to do so. We're hoping to return at some point in the future.

5/5 Excellent

We rented the castle for the long Labor Day weekend For Us and our six children’ s families and were very happy with our stay! 14 adults and many grandchildren, ranging from 3 months to 9 years old, and we all loved the amenities, the sleeping arrangements and the incredible views!! We’ve already booked it again for next summer.

5/5 Excellent

Ideal Family Vacation
Our family vacation exceeded all of our expectations. Going in, we had read all of the glowing reviews and so we were apprehensive that the castle could not possible live up to expectations...it absolutely did. The Castle itself is immaculate, spacious and just meticulously maintained. The attention to detail in the decoration of each room really accentuated our enjoyment of the facilities. We had vacationers aged 6 through aged 75 and everyone found their own unique way of enjoying their time. The third floor kids room kept our children occupied (sometimes late at night with trampolining and roughousing). The basement was our go-to spot for competition and fun - spirited games of pool, darts, board games and more. But the best part of the vacation is the lake itself - the hiking trails were a joy, where we spotted salamanders, tons of frogs, turtles (and on two occassions, deer). The lake amenities were superb - the paddle boats, kayaks and paddle boards were put to much good use. I had no expectation that anyone would touch the disc golf course and we ended up playing 3 separate days (and we learned we need lessons on how to throw a frisbee properly). A phenomenal experience overall. The caretakers were very helpful whenever we needed them. I see no reason why we would not return in the future.

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