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Bedrooms 3
Space 1,900 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights


About the property

Three BR/2 Bath Cabin, Sleeps 6 w/Hot Tub and Mountain Views

Secluded Get-Away from the weekly grind, this cabin is very new and open for business! Warm, inviting, spacious with all the amenities of a luxury hotel right in the shadow of the Shenandoah Mountains, this cabin is ready for up to six guests at a time. Fully furnished, with a fabulous 8-person hot tub, super deck, screened-in-porch, grill and one gas fireplace, you will enjoy nature, peace-and-quiet as well the comforts of “A Buck's View.” Outfitted with flat screen televisions, DVD/VCR and DIRECT TV, come and enjoy the Shenandoah Valley during the day and unwind by the fireplace with a movie at night. Yes, we have a great fire pit outside (wood not provided) and a dog run for those guests who have their best friend by their side (yes, there is a pet charge)!

This three-bedroom cabin brags two king sized beds, and one queen sized bed. Two full baths (one master suite bath and one full bath in the hall) , sile-stone countertops, stainless steel appliances (dishwasher, fridge etc.) and plenty of room for your group of up to six person makes this the ideal weekend get-away. No internet connection and no WIFI for guests but there is spotty service for your smart phone (Verizon is strongest signal). Sure, there is a washer and dryer in the unit for the guests who want to make more than a weekend of it!

Gadino Cellars offers reduced pricing on tastings to any guests of “A Buck’s View,” and downtown Luray is a quaint town with antique shops, craft stores and super restaurants. Luray Caverns and zip-lining are great for the kids as well as a day on the Shenandoah River (call Luray Chamber of Commerce for more details at 540.743.3915). Lake Arrowhead is less than three miles away for a day at the Lake to swim, boat or fish etc.

'A Buck's View' is about 90 minutes from downtown Washington, DC. Escape the crowds and the bustle for the mountains!

5% Teachers & Military discount with ID. If you are a repeat customer, let me know for another discount! You must request the discount at the time of reservation or prior to confirming the reservation.

Located East of Luray, Va. 22835 off of Rt. 211, bordering the Shenandoah National Park. You can expect an 8 -mile drive to downtown Luray. Check in is typically at 3 p.m. and check out is at 11 a.m. sharp. Come and enjoy this great all-log cabin!

Finally, we are excited about our new concrete driveway up to the cabin - installed Dec 2016!

Of note:

- Early check ins or late check outs are an option pending the guests coming or going before you. There is a $40 charge for both early check in and late check out if it is available.

- Firewood is stacked by the handyman but not a guarantee. We recommend bringing your own firewood or checking the cabin out first and then purchasing it if is not there when you arrive.

- Charcoal is not provided for the grill and the gas grill is generally ready with a tank but if you run out or there is little in the tank, you are on your own to refill the tank.

- Dishes, cooking utensils, pots, pans, silverware, glasses etc. are in the cabinets. However, if you need a special utensil to cook a favorite meal, bring it.

- There are some games there at the cabin but bring your own playing cards, favorite games etc.

- Coffee pot is there with filter - bring your own grounds, creamer and sweetener.

More Details

Carl S. Ey
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, German
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2017

About Carl S. Ey

The owners are a retired military couple but they lease their cabin to a limited liability company to manage 'A Buck's View.' Your host for your stay at the cabin is Ey Man Enteprises, LLC. We hope you enjoy your stay and look forward to your review. Thank you.

Carl S. Ey purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Carl S. Ey chose Shenandoah Valley

This cabin came available to Ey Man Enterprises, LLC in 2005 and was redone in 2014. Looking for a place to let our clients hang their hats on long weekends that took them away from the DC bustle, Ey Man Enterprises, LLC was fortunate enough to acquire 'A Buck's View.' It has been a main staple of many vacation plans ever since. Please enjoy our favorite wineries - 'Little Washington Winery,' Gadino Cellars and Chester Gap Cellars. Dinner is super at Thornton River Grill in Sperryville but you need reservations typically!

What makes this cabin unique

The most unique benefit is that you are away from everything - it is quiet at 'A Buck's View.' This cabin was completed in July 2014 and ready for guests - serene and ready for you to relax i.e. no internet, no wi-fi, your cell phone may get connectivity but even better is that it will likely NOT get service ;)! Drive into town (8 miles) to get connected with your smart phone - other than that, enjoy the peace at this great cabin.

Please remember, the hot tub is serviced regularly. To that end, all clients MUST SHOWER BEFORE ENTERING THE HOT TUB. Additionally, if the hot tub becomes inoperable during your stay, it will likely not be repaired and the owner will not authorize a refund of any kind if the hot tub becomes in operable. Since the hot tubs are maintained/serviced regularly, we rarely have an issue but again, refunds for hot tubs that break down during your stay are not provided. Lastly, please keep all drinks away from the hot tub; the tub is checked after you leave and we will charge for a water change if the H2O is murky or the handyman finds bottle caps, cups etc. in the tub.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We took a family trip to Buck's View in early September. This was a perfect place to relax away from the city. Will definitely think about going again during the winter. Five- plus stars!!!!!
Sep 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Luray in Page County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • mountain ...
  • rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Bath with Shower , Has full shower and very roomy
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Master Bath has full-sized shower w/2 sinks and hair dryer.
  • Bathroom is extremely convenient with a full shower!
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen Sized bed with flat screen TV - very comfortable
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , MBR is comfortable w/ king bed & bath; flat screen TV & DVD
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King sized bed w/flat screen TV & DVD; roomy & comfortabl
  • Master Bedroom has a king size bed with flat screen TV and DVD. Yep, DIRECTV is there and positioned on the wall so you can fall asleep to your favorite program! Very comfortable with closet space and attached master bathroom.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Senior Adults Only Community ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • water tubing
This is a quiet get-away, which means cellular phone connectivity is fair at best. Hot spots have worked but there is NO internet connection at 'A Buck's View.' Firewood is stacked by the handyman but not guaranteed - bring your own or bring a hack saw to cut some up in the woods. Please remember to follow the check in/out instructions upon departure and ALWAYS SHOWER BEFORE ENTERING THE HOT TUB. Enjoy the weekend and visit our favorite Wineries - Little Washington Winery, Gadino Cellars or Chest Gap Cellars - all three are a short drive away. Also, make sure you make reservations at Thornton River Grill in Sperryville - yes, you typically need reservations! 'A Buck's View' is the right cabin for those of you on a tight budget - you won't be sorry! Of note: - smoking is prohibited in cabin. You may smoke outside if you clean up butts or stogies. - dogs are welcome; $40 for one dog and $80 for two or more for your stay.


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10 minutes from Skyline is this well - equipped cabin, that has more on the description suggests!

  • 5 of 5

Tucked away on its own in the woods this is is a great getaway. Don't expect immaculate outside areas because this is where wild things live. As we left one early morning, on our first turn of the road, we had to wait while a young black bear waddled off into the thick grass! Inside the cabin are all the modern comforts we needed, from good quality beds to air-con and comfortable rustic furniture throughout. After mountain walking, we spent three most restful days sitting watching the world go by!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Beautifully appointed cabin, spotless, clean, comfortable, everything in perfect condition. Very close to Skyline Drive and near town of Luray, yet private, secluded and quiet. Highly recommended. Would come back here if we visit the area again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy family week away

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay here! The cabin is cozy, beautiful, comfortable, feels brand new, toddler friendly and in a gorgeous setting with close proximity to Shenandoah. It was exactly what we were looking for! I can't wait to go back again!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Outstanding property! Exceeded expectations and highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and home has everything you need for an excellent vacation. Great location for all activities in and around Luray, VA. Outstanding views from the home.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bucks View

  • 5 of 5

A great place in a beautiful location! Very well maintained and well appointed.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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It was an amazing weekend!

  • 5 of 5

It was an amazing weekend get away. The house was beautiful! The owner was very nice. He provided excellent customer service throughout the weekend. I would recommend this house to my friends and family. My family and I had such an amazing weekend together and we are planning another weekend for us to go back and book this house again for another get away!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great clients have wonderful times at our cabin. We are proud of our cabin and they took great care of A Bucks View! Come again!!!!
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Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Luray Caverns Airport
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Uncle Buck's
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Caverns Country Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Route 211
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Brookside Restaurant
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Lake Arrowhead
Car: necessary

Borders Shenandoah National Park; this cabin is literally in the shadow of the Shenandoah Mountains. This is a great area to hike and enjoy the outdoors. Antiquing is a great activity and the wineries right over the mountain in Washington, Virginia are fabulous! Visit both Gadino Cellars and Lil Washington Winery and tell them where you are staying for a nice discount on the tasting price. Additionally, the cabin is a short ride from Lake Arrowhead for swimming and fishing, Bear Mountain Zip Lining is less than 8 min away by car and Luray Caverns are open year round within a 15 min car ride. Lastly, the most unique movie theater is downtown Luray at Page Theater; playing first run movies, you will thoroughly enjoy this quaint movie hall!

Please remember to take care of the cabin as if it were your second home. The housekeepers work primarily for tips so when you get to a clean cabin, remember them in gratuity.

The hot tub is fabulous but we require all to shower before entering and no drinks on the hot tub ledge or near it.

Smoking in the cabin in prohibited. Smoking outside is fine but please clean up.

Yes, you can bring your dog (or dogs) for a fee; one dog is $40 for your stay and two or more has an $80 charge. Please use the "pooper scoopers" to clean up after your pet. Lastly, please do not leave the pet inside the cabin unless you have a crate and do not leave the dog in the dog run if you are leaving the premises.

Lastly, please follow the check in/out instructions and we will be happy to refund your deposit within 14 days of your departure.

Have a great time.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Luray, Virginia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer Rate
30 May 2017 - 30 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
5 Sep 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
Labor Day
29 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
Columbus Day
6 Oct 2017 - 9 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
Veteran's Day
10 Nov 2017 - 13 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
22 Dec 2017 - 25 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
New Years
29 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
12 Jan 2018 - 15 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Additional Guest Fee £11.66 per person per night
Damage Deposit £194.3

Please remember, your deposit is a separate charge outside of the rental balance. Please do not subtract your deposit amount when sending final payment.
Final payment is due within 30 days before arrival; if payment is not received within 30 days of arrival, cabin is subject to be rented to another party.
Credit card charges apply if you book using the on-line booking system or if you use PAYPAL. Those charges will be deducted from your deposit return. Ey Man Enterprises, LLC accepts personal checks for all payments. However, I recommend paying your $250 deposit via PAYPAL because it is expedient. Upon deposit receipt, your dates are held for you; we will not hold dates without a deposit. I strongly suggest that you pay your rental fee with a check to save on the credit card fees. Rental payment must be received before you arrive.
Lastly, we have a strict refund/cancellation policy:
1. Pending the client following the check-in instructions, your $250 deposit will be returned within 14 days of your departure (minus any credit card transaction fees).
2. After receiving your deposit, the dates are blocked. Once a deposit is received, it will not be refunded should you cancel.
3. Should the client cancel within 14 days prior to arrival date, your rental payment will not be refunded. Ey Man Enterprises, LLC may offer another stay at no cost but Ey Man Enterprises, LLC is not compelled to do that.
4. Should the client cancel between 15-30 days of arrival, 1/2 of their rental payment will be refunded.
5. Should a client arrive and decide not to complete their stay, no monies will be refunded except the deposit pending adherence to the check in/out instructions.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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