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Beautiful Cottage At 'the Woods' Resort, Golf, Spa, Swimming & Resort Amenities

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Nestled Against Sleepy Creek Wildlife Area, Creek Frontage

This spacious three bedroom, two bathroom mountain cottage retreat is nestled in the woods in a relaxing resort community named The Woods. Nicely decorated and comfortably furnished, this is a perfect getaway located just 90 miles from either Washington DC or Baltimore, MD. Offering access to numerous amenities and activities available at the resort and the surrounding area, this retreat strikes the ideal balance between a quiet getaway and an active vacation destination. As an added bonus, full week stays gain free access to nearby Sleepy Hollow Lake, less than 2 miles from property. Bring your canoe, kayak, tube and fishing pole and allow yourself to relax on this clean 7 acre lake with private beach as owner has property in this location and will allow full week stays guest pass access. The lake is family friendly and you are sure to visit more than once during your stay. The resort also boasts several small lakes for fishing and scenic strolls.

The cottage is fully furnished with new bedding and linens, large kitchen/dining area with breakfast bar for three that's perfect for cooking and sharing a meal together and two full updated baths with granite countertops. Two of the three bedrooms have queen beds and third bedroom has bunk beds, which are very kid friendly. Numerous windows and skylights in the living room provide a bright and airy feel, enhancing the feeling of being surrounded by trees. A nice-sized screen porch provides a comfortable seating area to relax or have a meal, with massive decks on both sides of the home perfect for viewing the abundant wildlife this home site shares. Backing up to the breath-taking 23,000 acre Sleepy Creek Wildlife Management area, which boasts a more than 200 acre lake (approximately 10 mile drive from property), you will always have plenty of room to hike and explore. Awesome creek views can be seen from either deck as well as the screen porch.

Enjoy a memorable time by the outdoor fire pit while roasting marshmallows, take a nap overlooking the many trees and wildlife in your own hammock or cuddle with your sweetheart by the brick fireplace during those cold nights and watch a movie on the large Smart Big Screen TV. Home has both Ethernet and a wireless network for your computing needs. Smart TV allows you to sign into your own Netflix account and others to watch movies. Home has central air and heat allowing you to enjoy those home amenities away from home.

Numerous indoor and outdoor amenities and activities are available for use within the resort, including indoor/outdoor pools and hot-tub, fitness center, tennis, racquetball, volleyball courts and playground. Golf is available, including driving range and club rental. The Clubhouse Grille is located nearby at the Golf Clubhouse. The Sleepy Creek Spa and salon is a great place to indulge and pamper yourself.

The surrounding areas provide lots of interesting history and numerous diversions. Berkeley Springs, WV, is famous for its mineral springs, and offers interesting shopping and some excellent dining options. Harpers Ferry, WV, is a top destination for American history buffs, and also offers white water rafting, kayaking and tubing on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers. Nearby Fort Frederick is one of the best examples of a frontier fort from the Colonial period. The C&O Canal National Park and the Maryland Rail Trail are only minutes away at Hancock, MD, along with a Potomac River boat launch. Many basic services and conveniences including a large, well-stocked supermarket, full service banking options as well as various convenience stores are within a 10 minute drive in the heart of the town of Hedgesville. Hagerstown, MD shopping outlets are approximately 35 minutes away and various shopping destinations including large grocery retailers, home improvement stores and many dining destinations are located at nearby Martinsburg, WV, less than 25 minutes away.

Come relax on your own private hammock, enjoy the wonderful mountain air, go on one of the many hiking trails, cool off in one of the pools or lake!

More Details

Owner
Jeremy & Courtney Rodriguez
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 December, 2017

About Jeremy & Courtney Rodriguez

Our family has been visiting this area for nearly 10 years. We love the area and all that is has to offer. Living only 1 hour from The Woods we are always finding away to escape for the weekend with our boys, who love playing in the creek or at nearby Sleepy Hollow lake where we have another home

Jeremy & Courtney Rodriguez purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Jeremy & Courtney Rodriguez chose The Woods

The area is beautiful and there are many outdoor activities

What makes this cottage unique

Hiking, biking, canoeing, kyaking, swimming, hunting and exploring the many wonders within Sleepy Creek. You'll love how relaxing the home feels nestled on this beautiful wooden homesite

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our first trip to The Woods was delightful and relaxing. We really enjoyed the Resort's amenities and fishing at Sleepy Hollow! The house is very comfortable - great for easy living. And thanks for the gift basket. Looking forward to another stay!
Jul 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in The Woods in Berkeley County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • resort ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Master Bath is attached to master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Bathrooms have been fully renovated with ceramic tile floors, new granite vanity tops and impressive looking cabinetry and fixtures.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Bunk Bed , Sleeps two - very kid friendly bunk beds
  • 3 bedrooms - Master bedroom has a full bathroom and other 2 bedroom share one full bathroom. Both bathrooms are recently updated with granite vanities and ceramic tile flooring. Bedrooms have closets with plenty of storage for your clothes as well as dressers in all 3 bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Racquetball
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Access to The Woods resort indoor and outdoor amenities such as indoor and outdoor pools, indoor hot tub, exercise room, indoor and outdoor tennis, indoor and outdoor basketball, racket ball and much more can be purchased. Charge is per day/per person and must be purchased through me in advance when booking your stay. You can buy 1 day or as many days as you would like. Your family will truly enjoy all that The Woods has to offer. Guest passes are only $5 per person, per day for access to both indoor and outdoor facilities. Slightly lesser fee if you desire just outdoor (mainly for access to the 2 outdoor pools during the summer months). Please inquire for more specifics. You will love the outdoor pools, indoor pool and hot tub!

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average rating of 4.924051 based on 86 reviews
5

Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

Have made several trips to The Woods. Second time staying at the Courtney's cottage, with more to come in the future. Couldn't ask for a nicer, more comfortable or relaxing place. You won't want to leave. Great cottage. Great owners.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing cottage surrounded by beautiful forest

  • 5 of 5

I've been using VRBO for several years and the owners of this property were some of the most hospitable and attentive I've dealt with. They were great! We especially appreciated being greeted with a welcome basket on our arrival. What a nice touch. There was something for everyone...including dog treats!

Our family had a wonderful pre-Thanksgiving visit. We thoroughly enjoyed relaxing in the living room with a fire and enjoying the view of the surrounding forest. The property is beautiful with plenty of space for kids and dogs to run around. And we could imagine how fun the place would be during the warmer months with the screened-in deck, huge porch, grill, inflatable kayak, fishing poles, hammock, outdoor fire pit, and "The Woods" right down the street. We will definitely consider a return visit in the summer.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

awesome cabin near berkeley springs

  • 5 of 5

the place and hosts were great! the cabin was totally spotless and smack in the middle of nature which was perfect for my dog, who loved looking out the window! the hosts were super responsive and even left us a gift basket with dog and human treats. I highly recommend this for folks that want to be in nature but also close to Berkeley springs.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Close to Berkeley Springs and overall great place for a mountain getaway. The hosts were incredibly accommodating and responsive. Highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fallston, MD
5

A Perfect Long Weekend

  • 5 of 5

We loved our long weekend at the Beautiful Cottage at "The Woods" resort. Starting with our welcome basket containing wine for us adults, candy and popcorn for my son and even doggy treats for our dog Bandit. The cottage contained everything one could possibly need, except for a flashlight, which we purchased from the dollar store and left for others to use. Our dog has never been so comfortable at another place as he was here. We got to do plenty of hiking in the area, which is why we decided on this location anyway. The leaves hadn't changed to their beautiful fall colors yet, but we had the most perfect weather, so it didn't bother us that it didn't look or feel like fall yet. We enjoyed the fire pit and used the metal marshmallow roasting sticks in the evening. We even roasted hot dogs over the fire. The decks and screened in porch were wonderful and my son loved the hammock. The living room was very comfortable and we enjoyed the large screen TV while watching Sleepy Hollow, which just happened to be on TV that weekend. We took the time to explore the property with our dog and we made it down to the stream at the base of the property. Plenty of little critters around and we saw deer every morning.

Two of the bedrooms claim to have queen size beds in them, however I don't think they were any bigger than full size and the mattresses were a little firm for our liking, but we slept just fine on them. There were extra blankets if we needed them, a hair dryer in the bathroom, extra toothpaste and shampoo if you happened to forget something, oh and we loved the fly swatter, or what is actually an execution wand for flies, which came in handy.

We just can't say enough wonderful things about this place or the property owners, who were just a text away if we needed anything. We will certainly rent again in the future.

Sincerely,

Corinne, Chris, Brendan and Bandit

Fallston, MD

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gettysburg
5

Nice weekend in the WOODS

  • 5 of 5

This was a nice basecamp to visiting area attractions.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Hagerstown Regional Airport
Nearest Golf
The Woods
Nearest Motorway
11 Miles
81
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Club House Grill
Nearest Beach
13 Miles
Cacapon State Park

This spacious three bedroom, two bathroom mountain cottage retreat is nestled in the woods in a relaxing resort community named The Woods. Nicely decorated and comfortably furnished, this is a perfect getaway located just 90 miles from either Washington DC or Baltimore, MD. Offering access to numerous amenities and activities available at the resort and the surrounding area, this retreat strikes the ideal balance between a quiet getaway and an active vacation destination. As an added bonus, full week stays gain free access to nearby Sleepy Hollow Lake, less than 2 miles from property. Bring your canoe, kayak, tube and fishing pole and allow yourself to relax on this clean 7 acre lake with private beach as owner has property in this location and will allow full week stays guest pass access. The lake is family friendly and you are sure to visit more than once during your stay. The resort also boasts several small lakes for fishing and scenic strolls.

The cottage is fully furnished with new bedding and linens, large kitchen/dining area with breakfast bar for three that's perfect for cooking and sharing a meal together and two full updated baths with granite countertops. Two of the three bedrooms have queen beds and third bedroom has bunk beds, which are very kid friendly. Numerous windows and skylights in the living room provide a bright and airy feel, enhancing the feeling of being surrounded by trees. A nice-sized screen porch provides a comfortable seating area to relax or have a meal, with massive decks on both sides of the home perfect for viewing the abundant wildlife this home site shares. Backing up to the breath-taking 23,000 acre Sleepy Creek Wildlife Management area, which boasts a more than 200 acre lake (approximately 10 mile drive from property), you will always have plenty of room to hike and explore. Awesome creek views can be seen from either deck as well as the screen porch.

Enjoy a memorable time by the outdoor fire pit while roasting marshmallows, take a nap overlooking the many trees and wildlife in your own hammock or cuddle with your sweetheart by the brick fireplace during those cold nights and watch a movie on the large Smart Big Screen TV. Home has both Ethernet and a wireless network (WIFI) for your computing needs. Smart TV allows you to sign into your own Netflix account and others to watch movies. Home has central air and heat allowing you to enjoy those home amenities away from home.

Numerous indoor and outdoor amenities and activities are available for use within the resort, including indoor/outdoor pools and hot-tub, fitness center, tennis, racquetball, volleyball courts and playground. Golf is available, including driving range and club rental. The Clubhouse Grille is located nearby at the Golf Clubhouse. The Sleepy Creek Spa and salon is a great place to indulge and pamper yourself.

The surrounding areas provide lots of interesting history and numerous diversions. Berkeley Springs, WV, is famous for its mineral springs, and offers interesting shopping and some excellent dining options. Harpers Ferry, WV, is a top destination for American history buffs, and also offers white water rafting, kayaking and tubing on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers. Nearby Fort Frederick is one of the best examples of a frontier fort from the Colonial period. The C&O Canal National Park and the Maryland Rail Trail are only minutes away at Hancock, MD, along with a Potomac River boat launch. Many basic services and conveniences including a large, well-stocked supermarket, full service banking options as well as various convenience stores are within a 10 minute drive in the heart of the town of Hedgesville. Hagerstown, MD shopping outlets are approximately 35 minutes away and various shopping destinations including large grocery retailers, home improvement stores and many dining destinations are located at nearby Martinsburg, WV, less than 25 minutes away.

Come relax on your own private hammock, enjoy the wonderful mountain air, go on one of the many hiking trails, cool off in one of the pools or lake!

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Cleaning Fee £44.83
Pet Fee £18.68
Damage Insurance £44.08
Damage Deposit £224.16

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