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Hillside Cottage in the City of Elkins

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,197 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5 Baths (Sleeps 7)

Visit our like new home that sits on a hillside overlooking our city. It offers a cozy living room, spacious dining room with computer work area, a fully functioning kitchen with microwave and dishwasher, and a stack washer and dryer. Relax in rocking chairs with loved ones on the front deck, which provides views of landmarks in and around Elkins.

Bedrooms are upstairs with cathedral ceilings. The master bath is just steps away from bedrooms and the back bedroom has a bath attached. We have a queen bed, a full bed, a futon, and a sofa sleeper that will sleep eight comfortably. Many area attractions await your visit. The American Moutain Theatre offers shows for the entire family to enjoy. The Gandy Dancer dinner theater is Elkins newest attraction. You can also ride the railroad, go skiing or hiking, or enjoy the scenic beauty Randolph county has to offer.

This dinner theatre is sure to please the pickiest appetites with music, entertainment, and a great meal. For those who love the outdoors, there is the Allegheny Highlands Bike Trail (20 plus mile trail from Elkins to Parsons), Elkins Flyer train excursions, hiking, fishing, hunting, and skiing. Area festivals occur year round, such as the Mountain State Forest Festival (the largest festival in West Virginia), Strawberry Festival (Upshur County), Augusta Heritage Festival, and Helvetia Fair.

We are thirty minutes from Canaan Valley, one hour from Seneca Rocks (WV's #1 visited sight), one hour from Snowshoe ski resort, and two and a half hours from Pittsburgh.

Come to the jewel of the Seneca Trail where mountain memories are made in our friendly mountain town.

The Unique Benefits of this Cottage: We put over one hundred hours into the engineering of our home. It is structurally well built and well insulated. Comfort and beauty are words that describe this cozy mountain cottage.


Why the Owner Chose Elkins: Elkins is our home. We want to share the best kept secret on the east coast with visitors from all over the world. We have watched our city grow into a family oriented community. If you enjoy nature and outdoor activities, Elkins, WV is a wonderful place to visit.

More Details

Mark Scott
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Elkins in Leadsville

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1197 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • Mountain View
  • town
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Convertible Bed - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Queen Bed, Double Bed,futon,and sleeper sofa.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Wood Decking
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Mountain view. Cell Phone. Minimum Age Limit for Renters: Minimum age of 21.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

Hillside Cottage in the City of Elkins
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews

Such a great place and a home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

Everything we needed was at this beautiful cottage! It was an amazing experience to have our family be together but also able to have our own space! The house was so clean and well taken care of. I will definitely be back and recommend to anyone looking for a place to stay in Elkins!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased when someone stays at our home and loves it just as much as we do. Thank you for your feedback.
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A very comfortable,clean, and well kept home!

  • 5 of 5

I would recommend staying here if you are visiting nearby or in Elkins. The owners were very accommodating with my schedule and made every effort to make our Thanksgiving plans a success. All my family, especially the grandchildren, enjoyed their stay.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing New Year

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for a wonderful stay ! You thought of absolutely everything from the tasteful decor to the beautiful sailboats and seashells that makes us feel like home. You've done a wonderful job creating such an inviting atmosphere.

We had lovely New Year in your beautiful home.

Thank You again. Everything was perfect ! We look forward to our next visit!!!!

To Mark and Tracy from Marina and Andrew

  • Review Submitted: Jan 16, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

Spent a pleasant winter weekend at the cottage. Clean and convenient, easy drive to Canaan Valley for sledding and snow fun with the kids. Owners are very helpful and pleasant. Only caution: if visiting in the winter and snow/ice are present, make sure to have four-wheel drive to make it up to the cottage. I thankfully did and had no problem. I highly recommend the cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 28, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: As we tell everyone who responds in the winter, four wheel drive is highly recommended for our hill. The road is well maintained so driving on it with four wheel drive is safe, but a two wheel drive could be problamatic if there is snow on the ground.
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West Virginia

Grannies Get a Way

  • 5 of 5

We three grannies traveled to the Buchannon area for the annual yard sale event. We chose to stay in Elkins and was glad we did. We are hooked on Cottages/Cabins and this one fit our needs perfectly. The Cottage was clean and comfortable with a very relaxing feel to it. We enjoyed our evening at the Gandy DinnerTheater and hope to come back in November for the Christmas performance. For three ladies who can get lost in a parking lot, this location was perfect. The Cottage was close to everything we needed but far enough out to enjoy the nature surrounding it. So grannies or those needing a girls weekend, give this place a try, You will be glad you did.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We agree that Elkins is a great hub for surrounding communities. People visiting from all over this region can stay in the our little cabin while they enjoy this mountain town. There are many things to do, see, and explore. We are thankful these three gave us the opportunity to enhance their visit.
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Cullman AL

Oh the West Virginia Hills

  • 5 of 5

How Majestic and how grand. We loved our Elkins get a way with family from Charleston. It was a welcome change from the heat of Alabama. Your rental was clean and beautiful and close to the AHT for biking. We also enjoyed concerts at Augusta, the picking in the park, and the American Mountain Theater. It was great to come home to comfort and space for two couples in your lovely cabin. Thanks for sharing with us.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed our home in the hills. The climate in Elkins is very mild in the summer with temperatures seldom rising above 90 degrees. The low humidity that is common here allows you to cool off in the shade of our front porch even if it does get that hot. Also the activities mentioned can be done in the shade or air conditioning as well.
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Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Elkins Jennings Randolph Field
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Elks Country Club
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Scenic Train
Nearest Motorway
35 Miles
Interstate 79
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Steer Steakhouse
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
Canaan Valley
Car: recommended

On Beverly Five Lane behind Allstate Insurance and Fastenal

Other Activities: Kayaking, Snowboarding, Health/Beauty Spa, Skiing, Raquetball, Shopping, Wildlife Viewing, Basketball Court


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Elkins, USA

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £38.65

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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