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Tranquility, Wonderful View From The Sun Room,In The Historic Shenandoah Valley

People3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3

Blueberry Hill Farm vacation suite is located midway between Staunton and Lexington, in a serene country setting yet convenient to I-81 and easily found. Described as 'informal but elegant' by a recent guest, the suite is in the upper part of our large home with a separate entrance via the upstairs porch which is for your private use. Our exceptional feature is the year-round sun room/sitting room where you have a wonderful tree-top view of the farm, gardens, pond, distant mountains, and at night the stars. The suite also includes an air-conditioned bedroom with an antique queen bed and a daybed, fully equipped kitchen, and bathroom with shower. Linens, towels, kitchenware, tableware, basic staples, coffee, tea, creamer and sweeteners are provided. You are free to use the outdoor gas grill and picnic table. A TV and DVD player are available. Children 12 and over are welcome. The suite is not suitable for pets.

We invite you to enjoy the farm: Wander through the woods and wildlife habitat around spring fed streams and two ponds. Go row boating on the larger pond or bring your gear and go fishing. It is stocked with large mouth bass and catfish. Guests report great fishing! Enjoy the flower gardens. Help yourself to fruits and vegetables, blueberries and wild berries in season. Bring your field glasses to watch birds, and other wildlife.

There is so much to do in this area! In Lexington take a horse drawn carriage tour of the historic town, or attend events at the Virginia Horse Center. In Staunton take in a play at the American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Theater, or visit the Frontier Culture Museum. Nearby, go for a tour and tasting at Rockbridge Vineyard, hike mountain trails, bike along picturesque country roads, go 'antiquing', or take a scenic drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway (just 15 minutes away). We have information, directions and maps in the suite for your use in planning your activities and we will be glad to help you in any other way we can.

More Details

Owner
Jean and Frank Debrot
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
30 April, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Raphine in Riverheads

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

Tranquility, Wonderful View From The Sun Room,In The Historic Shenandoah Valley
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews
5

Wonderful Spring Break Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed staying at Blueberry Hill Farm for spring break in April 2017. The farm is close to 1-81, so it is easy to access nearby attractions. This tranquil farm is a great place to slow down and avoid the hectic pace of urban life.

Jean and Frank are great hosts. The rooms are very clean and decorated with antiques. Jean added many little touches, such as very well organized tourist information, down to coffee, teabags, condiments, and toiletries. Our son had a great time “helping” Frank with the farm animals. In addition, he enjoyed fishing in the pond. We were especially fortunate, since two of the goats had babies during our stay. In fact, our son wanted to only stay on the farm each day and so he did on our last full day there.

We spent hours in the sun room, looking out at the farm and mountains. Also, it was great having a kitchen, since there are limited dining facilities nearby. We strongly recommend staying at Blueberry Hill Farm.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quiet, clean, and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautifully furnished, cozy atmosphere. It was quiet and clean and just what we were looking for. The beds were comfortable and we had everything we needed. We would definitely come and stay again. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very Pleasant Stay

  • 5 of 5

The suite was a comfortable place to stay. The owners supplied extra touches and amenities, such as coffee, tea, spices, shampoo, soap, etc. There was a nice view off the back porch. There were some interesting sound effects in the area: goats bleats, church bells, and a coyote howls. The owners are nice people who offer to help however they can. Though I had already planned a head of time what sites I wanted to visit in the area, the owners supplied a lot of brochures of area attractions. The location is conveniently close to the Blue Ridge Parkway. The suite seems better suited for a couple rather than families, but there is a day bed if the couple has one child. My only complaint was that I wish the

TV in the suite was a little larger.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful peace

  • 5 of 5

Great hospitality and exactly what I was looking for in a work retreat.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quaint farmhouse

  • 5 of 5

Blueberry Hill Farm was a great little place to stay for the weekend. It was a nice break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The back porch was where we spent most of our time, drinking coffee, enjoying the quiet and star gazing at night.

Thank you for sharing your farmhouse with us.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful Get Away

  • 4 of 5

A great location for a weekend escape to the Shenandoahs. The suite is equipped with a nice size bathroom, kitchen, and two comfortable beds! The view from the sun-room is absolutely breathtaking and the farm provides a sheer sense of serenity. Jean is a pleasure to work with as well. I definitely recommend Blueberry Hill Farm to anyone traveling to this area. It undoubtedly beats staying in an overpriced hotel!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Raphine, USA

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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2 night minimum stay
£177
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£422
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 9.3%

$10 less per night for single occupancy

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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