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The Great Escape. Near everything yet off the beaten path.

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,280 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury log cabin in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. Free WiFi

This cute log cabin is like a resort and we are proud to be "Virginia Green Certified". Easy year round access with a level ½ acre lot, enclosed private backyard and ample parking on the driveway.

Immaculate 1280 sq ft. home is literally a stone’s throw to a series of Civil War hiking trails and the George Washington National Forest hosting beautiful trout stocked streams and wildlife.

Ideally situated near the Shenandoah Valley’s top attractions, yet peaceful and quiet, hidden off the beaten path away from the crowds. Less than 2 miles from the Shenandoah River, minutes from Luray Caverns, Skyline Drive, New Market Battlefields, Shenandoah National Park, wine tasting, Massanutten and Bryce resorts both offer year round activities; golf, skiing, water sports, indoor water park, zip lining, spa treatments and restaurants.

2 bedrooms with queen sized beds and 2 full spa like bathrooms. Fully stocked kitchen features high quality pots, pans, utensils, bake-ware, Crockpot, tea kettle, paper products, foil, plastic wrap and anything else you can think of.

Welcoming covered front porch overlooks a small flower garden, organic herb garden and a large grassy area with fruit trees.

Inside, beautiful furnishings throughout provide a comfortable, inviting space for you to kick back and hang out. The family room offers a large leather sofa, TV with DVD player and video library, free WiFi internet access and a rock faced gas fireplace perfect on a cold night.

End your day with a cocktail in the comfortable conversation area overlooking a large serene, enclosed backyard. Maybe do some barbequing and savor your meal while dining at the shaded picnic table. The 6 person hot tub is perfect for relaxing after a day exploring and offers incredible star gazing.

This is the perfect place to spend your vacation – quiet time alone or making memories with those you hold dear. That’s why we call it “The Great Escape”.

Bust free from the craze and enjoy!

More Details

Owner
Linda & Bob Jarrell
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2017

About Linda & Bob Jarrell

The Great Escape Vacation Rentals is a small family business. We own and manage our own property to give our guests the very best experience all around. We appreciate your support and look forward to making your vacation unforgettable.

Linda & Bob Jarrell purchased this cabin in 2014

Why Linda & Bob Jarrell chose Shenandoah Valley

We have traveled extensively and selected this property for its charm, location and offerings. We felt like this is a cabin that we'd enjoy staying at - and we kept that in mind throughout the process of preparing it for your stay! We want you to have a great time, be comfortable and feel well taken care of.

This cabin is the quintessential mountain home featuring cedar log siding and an amazingly peaceful, beautiful location. Built in 2009, the interior is stylish and current with decor that mirrors the season.

Located near everything, yet secluded, peaceful away from the crowds.

What makes this cabin unique

We own and manage our own property to give our guests the best experience possible. No hidden fees.

Walk to the national forest, trout fishing, historical Civil War trails. Conveniently located near many Shenandoah Valley attractions, but away from the crowds tucked into a quiet, established residential neighborhood.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The cabin is located literally two doors down from the George Washington National Forrest.



Bring your fishing gear and catch trout at Cub Run. It is located in the middle of everything you want to see. Minutes from Luray, Shenandoah, and Elkton. The cabin has an enclosed back yard that allows us to bring our schnauzers along.



Go fishing, take a canoe trip on the Shenandoah river, shop the many farmer's stores for fresh meat and vegetables, dine at the many local eateries, shop the local stores, and truly enjoy yourself. Grab some lamb sausage and cook them on the grill on the back deck while seeing every star in the sky that you can't see from the city living. Thanks Bob and Linda for creating memories for our family that we will always cherish.
Apr 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Shenandoah in Rockingham County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1280 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Cancellations >30 days 100% refund; 29-14 days from arrival 50%; <14 days no refund.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Secondary bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Both bathrooms are spa like and feature rain shower heads. In addition to linens, we provide toilet paper, hand soap and Q-tips.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Main bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Secondary Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , See below
  • 2 bedrooms both newly furnished including queen sized Sealy mattress and boxspring, luxury linens, lined drapes, lighted ceiling fan, alarm clock, closet, dresser and nightstand.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
A small starter supply of toilet paper/paper towels/napkins is provided. We can arrange private, guided fishing tours and motorcycle excursions for an additional fee. Contact owner for details, pricing and availability.

Reviews

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The Great Escape. Near everything yet off the beaten path.
average rating of 4.9727273 based on 117 reviews
5

A lovely cabin with everything you need for awesome vacation.

  • 5 of 5

The great escape is a beautiful cabin, well equipped and very well maintained (the garden is superb). And so much to do in less than 5 minutes driving (or even walking). We had such a great time in this place !

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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McLean, Virginia
5

A great cabin in a lovely area

  • 5 of 5

This is our second visit in two months which shows how much we like the property and area. It's a super comfortable cabin - clean, well equipped and relaxing. The area is amazing. Interesting wineries, breweries and distilleries. And the views are breathtaking

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

A very clean, beautiful place! Everything you would need and more. Close to town, but far away enough to enjoy the quite. We would definitely return!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and cabin.

  • 5 of 5

Everything was immaculately clean and welcoming. We would definitely return. No problems with anything. Nicely located for multiple day trips.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
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5

Home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

To the fenced in back yard for the dogs and the hot tub to the well stocked kitchen, this place from top to bottom was a home away from home. It has everything you need to feel at home. Bob and Linda were great and even left us a "pet package" with food bowls, shampoo and towels. Every detail was thought of including extra towels and cups specifically for the hot tub. The house was warm and cozy and easy to relax in. I would definitely stay here again and I recommend this place to anyone who is visiting the area.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

Great escape from the DC rat race!

  • 5 of 5

200 yards from the George Washington National forest! Great cabin with everything you need! Off the beaten track yet close to all the amenities!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

New Market Battlefield
"Historic Civil War battlefield and museum. Reenactments and various activities throughout t..."
Endless Caverns
"Amazing what is underground! "
Luray Caverns
"Best caverns in Virginia and #14 on the top 100 list of caverns in the USA! Beautiful place..."
Kite's Store
"Shenandoah River boat put in and launch, tackle and bait, basic groceries and gas."
Catherine Furnace
Massanutten Resort
"A Four Seasons resort offering a variety of activities for the entire family year round. Al..."
Bryce Resort
"Year round activities for the entire family. Golf, mountain bike, water sports, ski. Spa a..."
Skyline Drive
"World famous drive through the Shenandoah National Park. Beautiful any time of year. "
Shenandoah River Adventures L.L.C.
"Locally owned and operated kayak rentals, outfitters and guides."
Hawksbill Recreation Park
"Beautiful outdoor space. Near shopping and restaurants. River walk, picnic areas, trails. ..."
Wisteria Farm and Vineyard
White Oak Lavender Farm
Appalachian Trail: Stony Man Mountain & Marys Rock
shenandoah vineyards
Luray Zoo, The
"Kids love this place. Quirky, old, funky and great."
Shenandoah Caverns
Lake Arrowhead Recreation Park
Bear Mountain LLC
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort
"Kids love this place. Lots to do!"
Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Weyers Cave - SHD
Nearest Golf
11 Miles
Caverns Golf - Luray
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Downtown - Shenandoah
Nearest Ski
16 Miles
Massanutten Ski Resort
Car: necessary

Walk to historic Civil War trails, George Washington National Forest and trout fishing. Less than 2 miles to the Shenandoah River boat launch/put in where you can fish, kayak, swim, boat, jet ski, water ski or tube.

Minutes from the Luray Caverns, Skyline Drive,

Shenandoah Nat'l Park.

30 minutes from Massanutten and Bryce Resorts, both offering year round activities for the entire family. Including water activities, golf, skiing, spa treatments and various dining options.

Wisteria Winery is located 9 miles from the cabin and is one of the many spots to visit along the Shenandoah Valley Wine Trail.

Lavender Farm is a beautiful spot to enjoy the lavender fields and offers 'pick your own', a petting zoo and various events throughout the year.

Adventure out to explore, visit and learn more about Civil War history at any of the numerous historical sites throughout the valley.

We also offer private guided motorcycle, hiking and fishing tours for an additional fee. Please inquire with owner for availability and rates.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Shenandoah, Virginia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Labor Day Weekend
31 Aug 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£548
for 3 nights
From
£171
 
 
Fall Foliage
4 Oct 2017 - 12 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£548
for 3 nights
From
£171
 
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£548
for 3 nights
From
£171
 
 
Christmas & New Years '17
20 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£548
for 3 nights
From
£171
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£377
for 2 nights
From
£171
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £38.84
Damage Deposit £31.08

Same day arrivals available. Rate is for max occupancy of 4 people over the age of 1 year. Min. age to rent. Lease signer must provide gover't issued ID at booking. Dog rent $50/dog (2 dogs max. only with owners consent; NO OTHER SPECIES). Any misrepresentations re: # of guests, # or type of pets, or illegal activity results in eviction without reimbursement. Cancel 30+ days 100% less $50 fee. Smoking outside only.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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