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Rustic Cabin in Thurmont, MD

People8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 450 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 1 full bath, sleeps 6

Please call if interested!

Property adjoins Catoctin Mountain Federal Park. Short drive to Cunningham Falls State Park with additional hiking and horseback riding trails. Stocked trout stream nearby. In center of Civil War country! Gettysburg, Sharpsburg, Antietam, Frederick and Monocacy Battlefields. Antiquing, Golf, Outlet shopping. Ski Liberty, Whitetail Ski Resort, scenic drives and excellent local restaurants.

Information:

The annual Catoctin Colorfest will be held in October . Over 350 juried arts and crafts will be exhibited in two areas in the Town of Thurmont. Both areas are within walking distance. The craft areas are the Thurmont Community Park and the Guardian Hose Company Activities Grounds. Admission to both of the craft areas is free.

More Details

Property Manager
Deb Moxley
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2017

About Deb Moxley

Dan & I have always loved the outdoors, especially the forests. So, when he found this property, it was like it was destined for us to live here. & here we are, 12 years later, still enjoying our little piece of Heaven. Lots of upkeep & work I grant you; but well worth all of our efforts!!

When we purchased the property, there was this little weekend cabin placed on the second parcel. Dan & I lived there while building our home for when he decides to retire. If ever!

Deb Moxley purchased this cabin in 1999

Why Deb Moxley chose Maryland

Some years ago, we decided to share the cabin & the quiet & solitude that we enjoy so much. Plenty of wildlife & birds to observe. The sounds of the creek alone are enough to make the tension disappear. It's just a peaceful place to kick back & enjoy yourself or a good book or reconnect with family or each other. In this hectic life we live, nowadays, it's nice to know there is a quiet little place to escape to Revuenate, relax or take a much needed walk in the woods.

Guestbook comments from the manager

thank you so much for allowing us the pleasure to stay at your cabin. We had a good time ( peaceful compared to the hustle & bustle of the world) and really enjoyed the wildlife and serene setting. It is a good reminder of how connected we are to the earth & all of God's creations. Maybe next time we will all be able to enjoy it. My wife was working; but it reminded her of home so she enjoyed it some too. Once again thank you for your consideration & the grand tour & being able to see & feeed the deer. We really appreciate you guys. God Bless You All! Quanah, Michelle, Matthew, Caleb & Kalie
Nov 2008
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Hagerstown, MD
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Shamrock Restaurant & Bar
Nearest Ferry
50 Miles
Whites Ferry Poolesville, MD
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Maple Run Thurmont, MD
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Metro Frederick, MD
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Rte. 15
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Mountain Gate & the Shamrock
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Ski Liberty
Nearest Beach
180 Miles
Ocean City, MD

Forrested land with trails for hiking with country setting. State & federal parks to visit Cunningham Falls, Catoctin Park has plenty of trails plus biking. Wonderful country buffet in town with a large salad bar, homemade breads, soups nice dinner buffet with great fried chicken with all the fixens Lots of pies, cake slices, pudding & icecreams. Shamrock Restaurant just off rte 15 nearby with great seafood & prime rib dinners. Small salad bar with homemade breads & pies. Nice Irish bar or upper scale dining area. Plenty of small towns to visit. Or try downtown Frederick. Antiquing, Civil War Medical Museum Plenty of history. Catoctin Zoo for a nice afternoon out. Even Sultan the camel to ride or on the wildlife ride. Hand feed him or the buffalo. Stocked trout stream nearby off rte 550. Will need to pay for a license @ the Hardware store in town. Civil war country, , Antietam, Frederick, Gettysburg Monocacy, New Market, Sharpsburg, Also outlet shopping in Gettsysburg & Hagerstown, MD.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Sabillasville in Frederick County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Living Area - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Conservatory
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
Notes:
Small babbling creek with 2 hammocks to enjoy Totem poles Bridge farther down the lane crossing the creek with seats & small picnic area & firepit

Reviews

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Rustic Cabin in Thurmont, MD
average rating of 4.894737 based on 29 reviews
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Amazing!!!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I absolutely loved it here, including the pup!!! We definitely needed this getaway after a hectic 4th of July. The cabin was fully stocked everything you need to prepare simple meals. Deb & Dan left great instructions. The sound of the stream was so relaxing. The AC works great!!! We'd definitely would love to come back again in the fall to enjoy the scenery.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We appreciate your business & you taking the time to write such a nice review. Take care
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5

Super-duper relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We = me, my fiancé and pup really enjoyed the Moxleys cabin. The cabin offers privacy with provisions and a nice stream for our pit bull to splash in. We took quick trips to the local trails and towns. Everything was as expected ... relaxing! Thanks Deb & Dan

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very nice review ! So enjoyed meeting & chatting with you both. Thanks also for leaving the cabin so nice!! Appreciate it! Take care & come back to see us one day
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5

Great getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is our third time staying at this cabin. The Moxleys always make sure we have all the comforts of home. The cabin is clean and you can't beat the location if you are looking for peace and quite and to be among nature. We live in a congested city with lots of traffic and we always look forward to the solitude here. So very relaxing.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!! We do appreciate your continued patronage. It lets us know we are doing something right. We try very hard to provide everything we can think of to lighten your load for your visit & to make your stay quiet, homey & relaxing. Take care !! Hope to see you again soon.
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5

Great relaxing getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a nice, peaceful, quiet getaway for Labor Day weekend and we certainly found it here! The cabin was comfortable and well taken care of, very well stocked with any items you may have forgotten to bring. We loved relaxing on the porch and playing some board and card games with the sound of the wilderness and the stream nearby. At night we enjoyed a campfire in the backyard. It is a perfect little getaway if you love being surrounded by nature!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you M. We are so glad you were enjoying our little cabin & yourselves! It means a great deal to us to hear about your stay & we hope to see you again one day take care
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5

So Beautiful, Charming and Chock-ful of everything

  • 5 of 5

This is the cutest, loveliest, cabin on beautifully maintained yard with an even more beautiful picnic area on the stream. Dan and Deb are the perfect hosts, sending detailed directions and information on the cabin. Everything is there that you would need in the kitchen, firepit, tv with vhs or dvd, flashlights, lanterns, radio. Deb tells you that linens are provided and they are lovely, plush and so comfy. The hike up and down the mountain is a treat in itself. Nearby is Cunningham Falls State Park and a Zoo if you want to explore further. My dog and I enjoyed just staying at the cabin and the stream. I, sadly, had to leave early for a work issue. Pretty hard to get an internet signal there, which is a good thing in itself. I would highly recommend this cabin to anyone wanting to escape the rat race for a little bit of mountain paradise.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you again for choosing us for your getaway!! Thank you so much for your lovely review!! Dan & I really work,hard to make the little cabin a nice sanctuary for our guests. I am so very pleased that you & your pup enjoyed yourselves if you think of anything we need to provide ther please drop us a line. So sorry you had to cut short your stay. Take care. Hope to see you again
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5

A Wonderful Place to Unwind

  • 5 of 5

Raven Haven is an awesome place to get away from everything. Loved the screened porch! We sat out there every evening while we were there. The sound of the stream made it perfect to relax. Kitchen is well stocked with everything you need to fix your meals. Our dogs loved the large open living room. Lots of hiking in Catoctin Forest, and Cunningham Falls. We will return in cooler weather so we can have a fire in the stone fire place!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Really appreciate your review!! Thank you so very much!! Dan & I are glad you all enjoyed yourselves! Take care
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Sabillasville, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£308
for 3 nights
From
£103
£646
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £0

$125/night (3 night minimum) .. $800/week
$200 security deposit required; will be returned after inspection.

Check in is 4pm and Check out is 11am

Rates increase September-December
$150/night $900/week

NON SMOKING

$10 per night per person over 4 people


Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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