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Cozy cottage on charming horse farm

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Cedar Ridge - Misty Ridge Farm

Guest cottage on 20 acre horse farm in Keswick area

Peaceful cottage in beautiful Keswick/Gordonsville horse & wine country. 20 minutes from Charlottesville and historic sites. It is located on a 20 acre horse farm in a private area all it's own. Several wineries nearby. The cottage has one bedroom with a loft area that can accommodate 3 more quests. Full bath & a small efficient kitchen. It is a perfect getaway for a romantic weekend or a family trip to enjoy the activities in the Charlottesville Area. It has pine paneling throughout with a wonderful fireplace making it warm and inviting. Guests can relax and do nothing or enjoy our farm setting and take walks through the countryside.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Susan Forschler
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, husband speaks german
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
2 December, 2016

About Susan Forschler

George and I have lived in the Charlottesville area for over 15 years. We love enjoying farm life here and being close enough to the city to enjoy all Charlottesville has to offer. We are happy to offer our guest cottage for you to enjoy while you visit this area.

Susan Forschler purchased this cottage in 1997

Why Susan Forschler chose Virginia

We built the cottage when we first purchased our farm. We loved coming on weekends and whenever we could get away. It was our 'home away from home' until we moved to Charlottesville and built the main house. Now it is our much beloved guest cottage.

What makes this cottage unique

The cottage is warm and inviting for relaxing and doing nothing or, if you choose, close enough to several historic sites and so much to explore.

You should know that we do not provide breakfast or any meals, however we do stock the refrigerator with some water and soda and some snacks. Fireplace is now open for the season. Also, there are no horses on the property at this time. Dani, who was born on this farm 3 years ago, is off for training and her companion horse was too lonely by himself.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

Cozy cottage on charming horse farm
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
5

It is a very beautiful cottage on a wonderful horse farm.

  • 5 of 5

I was met by Susan at the horse farm. She showed us the cabin and she had left some goodies for us. The cabin has a nice living room and dining area. The master bedroom was great and bed was comfortable. My wife loves the rolling hills outside our door and the horses in the pasture were an added plus.

We went to several small towns in the area and ate at some of the restaurants near Charlottesville. I recommend south street brewery and the Nook down town. My wife wants to go back again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed staying at the cottage! My kids are already asking to go back. Everything was comfortable and clean, and the location was a perfect base for exploring the history of the area. The weather was crummy for most of our stay but on the sunny day the kids played outside on the tire swing and in the large cottage yard. Our host was terrific, very available and communicative. The kitchen was stocked with some basics, and the grocery is just a few miles away. This is a really wonderful location and cottage! We recommend it highly and would love to visit again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review and for staying with us. Would love to host you and your family again anytime!
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5

Special place in Charlottesville

  • 5 of 5

Owners are very nice, place is perfect, quite, very nicely decorated, clean.. just a super place to stay....not far drive into Charlottesville.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much! It was a pleasure hosting you and we hope you come back soon.
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5

Lovely cottage on beautiful farm-very comfortable and very well maintained!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a weekend here while attending graduation at the University of Virginia. The cottage is beautiful, nicely appointed and comfortable with plenty of room. The farm was beautiful and the property owner was kind and attentive, offering good recommendations for local restaurants. I would be happy to return- would be a lovely place to visit in the Fall.

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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5

Amazing weekend trip

  • 5 of 5

This place was incredible. Me and my girlfriend spent 3 days here for a Valentines vacation. The cottage is super cute and cozy. Susan was awesome and provides all of the essentials (most toiletries, all linens, miscellaneous food stuffs, a stack of wood for the fireplace). I'd recommend this cottage to anyone looking to get away to some peace and quiet. It's also close to Charlottesville and within an hour of a few dozen cideries, breweries, and vineyards.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming property with great owner!

  • 5 of 5

This is a charming guest cottage and was perfect for a relaxing getaway after Christmas. The loft was ideal for kids and the size was perfect for our family (2 adults, 3 kids). The owner, Susan, was extremely friendly and welcoming. She went out of her way to welcome us and ensure we had everything we needed, to include stocking the cottage with necessities such as K-cups and milk! There were lots of thoughtful touches that we have not seen with other holiday/weekend rentals. We enjoyed visiting the horses, playing in the yard, and taking walks. We highly recommend this cottage to others.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
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Location

Car: necessary

We are located on a VA Scenic Byway. Lovely horse and wine country.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Cedar Ridge, Central Virginia

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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2 night minimum stay
£252
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£788
£1,971
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £197

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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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Cedar Ridge, USA

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • 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 Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries

Partner Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot

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