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Cozy River Front Apartment

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment


About the property

1 bedroom/bath with large family room and kitchen with mounaint and river views

This is a one bedroom family apartment with built-in privacy bunks in the great room and will sleep 4. Nice family area with ample seating and plenty of storage. Fully stocked kitchen with all appliances of home. Beautiful views from the kitchen window and just steps away from the river.

AMENITIES: cable tv, wifi, blow drier, iron, ironing board, stove/oven, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, and all linens provided.

Vickie Blevins
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 August, 2017

About Vickie Blevins

We are Rodger and Vicki Blevins and we both grew up along the banks of the New River. We were high school sweethearts who married young and then we too raised our family here in our beautiful little town in the mountains. We enjoy our time working here on the property, spending time with our church family and of course spoiling our three children and three grandsons.

Vickie Blevins purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Vickie Blevins chose Blue Ridge Highlands

After renting space for my salon in this property for years, to opportunity presented itself for us to purchase. As retirement was approaching, we thought this would be a good investment for us to work at in the upcoming years. When we bought the property, it was in varying states of disrepair. We have been working on this property to restore it, update it and bring new life into our community. We have enjoyed working here and are thrilled at the opportunities to host and meet new visitors to our south western Virginia town.

What makes this apartment unique

Our apartment puts you in the heart of town, but still gives you the peace and tranquility of a cozy nest. You are just steps away from the New River, the New River Trail, beautiful grassy areas along the river perfect for picnics and family play and also local dining.

....and of course, the beautiful mountain views and roaring sound of water falling over the dam.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Fries in Sulphur Springs

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • All new fixtures with nice waterfall shower head.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , These are built-in privacy bunks and will accomodate adults.
  • Bedroom has queen size bed, wardrobe and beautiful dresser vanity.
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing


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Cozy River Front Apartment
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews

A low key getaway

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, relaxing...Beautiful river and very kind host's!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us. Hope you will come again to enjoy the deck &running on the trail.BLESSINGS to you.
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Very clean, cozy place to stay and perfect location for fishing and fun!!!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location!!! We loved the apartment!! It was very clean and cozy and had everything we needed for a great stay. Towels and linens were provided along with a small stove in the kitchen with oven, dishes, and utensils. They also have a laundry room down stairs which was very convenient and a storage room to store your fishing gear. Walk right out back to the amazing deck for beautiful views and relaxation. If your family likes to fish you are just steps from the river where we did some great fishing. If you like to ride bikes, kayaks, or tubes on the river you are approximately a mile to a shop that does rentals. My daughter and I enjoyed walking the trail that was just steps away. There is also a Dollar General Store less than a mile away which was very convenient. If you family likes to dine out it is approximately 4 miles from Pizza Hut, A great hometown buffet, Chinese food and several other restaurants. It really was the idea spot for our family. We will definitely be back!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We thank you for letting us host you stay in Fries Va. We would enjoy hosting you again. Hope you daughter has a BLESSED first year in college. God's BLESSINGS to you all.
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Lake Grove, NY

Absolutely PERFECT!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is the cutest apartment I have ever seen!!! The bunk beds were perfect too. The bedding was super comfortable and everything you need is in the kitchen. The back deck with the different chairs and tables is a bonus. I went for a run every morning I was there and all of it was just perfect!!! Vicki is so, so nice too!!! Thank you!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for choosing our place for your stay while in Fries. Hope you come back & stay with us again Kelly. We do enjoy sharing what GOD let us have while here on this good earth. BLESSINGS to you & your family.
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North Carolina

Great family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Owner was the best! Replied quickly, answered all my questions and had no issues at all. The family enjoyed fishing in the river which was very close. The kids enjoyed the privacy of bunkbeds. We were able to cook breakfast in the fully equipped kitchen. Beds and living room was very comfortable! Tidy, clean and oh so relaxing, had a awesome trip!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay with us hope you will come back & stay with us again.BLESSINGS to you & your family.
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Ride or Relax

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Fries. Vicki and Roger are wonderful hosts who treat you like family. The apartment was very clean, had everything that we needed and the bed was very comfortable. An unexpected bonus was the storage unit under the apartment where we could keep our bikes. The location is perfect and right at the start of the New River Trail so we never had to bother with loading and unloading our bikes from our car. We also enjoyed our time on the river. It's a very short walk to the river's edge for fishing, cooling off or kayaking and he rental for tubes, canoes, kayaks and bikes is just down the street. Relaxing and listening to the river from the deck was our favorite way to start and end each day. Thank you Vicki and Rodger for the perfect place to stay. We hope to come again and bring friends.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for letting us be apart of your adventures. Please come back & stay anytime. Rodger did enjoy his convictions with Mike. Praying GOD will BLESS your going & coming.
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Quiet and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Well-maintained, a nice apartment. Great view from the deck. Plenty of parking. Hope to stay again soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Roanoke Regional Airport
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
I-77 and I-81

Located at the beginning of the New River Trail, this property gives you plenty of opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors. Just steps away from the banks of the New River you can enjoy fishing, tubing, boating and all sorts of water fun. You can walk, hike and bike the New River Trail and find a new adventure every day. ..or you can kick back and relax in this quaint and quite peaceful little town.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Fries, Virginia

Rental Basis:
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1 night minimum stay
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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