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Minutes from Deep Creek Lake, Located on 60-acre farm with private 2-acre lake

People12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom fully-furnished cabin, private lake-front, quiet tranquil

Country Acres Retreat has 3 bedrooms and 3 baths plus an additional sleeping area and sleeps up to 10-11 persons. Also available within a few hundred feet, if needed, is a pavilion with picnic tables, chairs, gas grills, and a campfire circle of large rocks for relaxation, story-telling, or reminiscing.

This cabin features a full hickory kitchen with an eat-in bar area, and includes an electric range, microwave, blender, dishwasher, lots of silverware, plates, glasses, cooking utensils, and much more.

The Great Room features a rustic, native sugar maple hardwood floor which still shows the tap holes made by the 'sugaring' process years ago. The Great Room is furnished with a sofa, love seat, recliner, and a large, 'antique' plank-style table with a bench and chairs seating from ten to twelve people.

A tastefully decorated full bath and a bedroom with a queen size bed is on the main floor. One is struck by the rustically beautiful wooden floors, ceilings and trim.

The loft affords a beautiful view of the two-acre lake, and includes a king-sized bed (new in 2014), and additional sleeping space of two single beds on rollers for those 'extra,' younger guests.

The ground floor includes a bedroom with a full-sized bed with a single trundle bed underneath, a men's and a ladies restroom and shower, and a utility room with a washer and a dryer. Rounding out the ground floor is a family room with a queen sized sleeper sofa bed (new in 2014), a cot, a TV on 60-channel Dish Network plus the Pittsburgh local channels, DVD and a VCR. A small baby crib and a larger crib are also available as needed. Again, there is a beautiful view of the water.

** New in 2017 on the ground floor is a landscaped paver patio area and stone steps, perfect for sitting and relaxing while viewing the lake.

SPECIAL NOTE: All linens, towels, toilet tissue, coffee and hot cocoa mix are provided with the rental charges as a convenience to our guests!

This Cabin is NO SMOKING and NO PETS !

FREE Wireless Internet

More Details

Owner
Ida Maust & Family
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 July, 2017

About Ida Maust & Family

Wife & family of Mennonite pastor & strawberry farmer. Owners of farm for 40 years, formerly growing strawberries, corn, potatoes, broccoli, cauliflower, and other vegetables. Now the farm has been converted to beautiful hay fields.

Ida Maust & Family purchased this cabin in 2002

Why Ida Maust & Family chose Maryland

My nine children grew up on this farm while my husband was a teacher, pastor, and farmer. While walking on the farm, we saw that it was a beautiful setting to build a lake, pavilion, and later a cabin for when the family came home.

Decided immediately to rent out the cabin for vacationers and share the hospitality with so many more.

The area is quiet and private, let close enough to enjoy the local attractions and the mountains of Western Maryland.

What makes this cabin unique

The cabin is fully furnished, heated, and overlooks our private 2-acre lake. Also available within a few hundred feet, if needed, is a pavilion with picnic tables, chairs, gas grill, and a campfire circle of large rocks for relaxation, story-telling, or reminiscing.

A number of weddings have also been held on the farm in the beautiful setting of the lake area.

Whether you are seeking a peaceful retreat, a romantic getaway, or simply want to experience a natural wonder, you will find what you are looking for at the Country Acres Retreat.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Day 1: We arrived at the cabin a little later than we had planned. After driving nearly 11 hours today with 9 children, I was tired & ready to rest. We pulled in at 10:00 pm & I was amazed at what all the Lord had done! The cabin was beautiful. There was snow covering the ground but the porch had been cleared for us. It was so cold out & everyone was tired & hungry. We walked into thecabin & was greeted with a wonderful smell, :) It was a huge pot of chicken soup on the stove! I felt so welcome & so blessed that I began to cry & just say "Thank you Lord!" We were no longer tired because we were filled with such excitment of what all the Lord had done. We all explored the beautiful cabin & of course, enjoyed the delicious soup. It was so wonderful to see our 9 children, seated around the table, laughing & enjoying the blessings of God. Everything is so perfect. I kissed all the kids goodnight & red some from God's word. I then spent some time just thanking God for this wonderful place to come to. We coudl have never found a better place to stay. I wish we could spend every Christmas here because I can certainly feel the Lord's presence here! What a blessing. Thank you Lord & thank you for allowing us to visit with this little piece of Heaven on earth.

Day 2: What a wonderful day we have had today. We finished the soup & had hot cocoa. The little kids loved teh sand toys & balls. The older kids enjoyed volleyball & exploring the woods. They all loved watching the ducks in the pond. It was cold out but no snow today. Our 7yr old sat back in the chair today after a long day of play & said "Mom, God has been so good!" i had to say "yes son he truly has" The kids are now playing.

Day 3: That kids wante dto go fishing so bad. Their Dad told them it was too cold to fish but they wanted to give it a try. They fished for about an hour and caught nothing but weeds. I told them we coudl have weed stew for dinner. I hid some coins all through the woods & let them go exploring for hidden treasure. They all collected pine cones & leaves to put in their memory book. We had watched a movie earlier that was about a wild black horse that had 2 teens trained. It was a wonderful family movie. The neatest thing about it though was that we later saw a horse that looked just like it!! We went for a walk in the woods & at the end of the woods there stood 3 BEAUTIFUL horses! The mare was just like the one in the movie!
Nov 2008
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Accident in Garrett County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Main Floor - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Downstairs #2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Downstairs #1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - Main Floor - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - Downstairs - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Double bed with pull out single trundle bed
    Bedroom 2 - Loft - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Partially open to main floor below: new King bed in 2014
    Family Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen sleeper sofa (new in 2014)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Sand Volleyball Court at Pavilion. Pavilion area available for use if not reserved by another party. If renting the cabin, the pavilion can be reserved exclusively for an additional $35 per day for your family. For large events such as a wedding, please contact us for rates.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Minutes from Deep Creek Lake, Located on 60-acre farm with private 2-acre lake
average rating of 4.897959 based on 78 reviews
5

Cozy and beautiful

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I love this little cabin. This is our second stay here so far and we have deemed it our home away from home. It is so cozy nestled in a grove of evergreen trees that tower over the back deck and a private two acre lake that is beautiful right out back. The cabin itself is gorgeous and the bed in the loft is by far the most comfortable bed I've ever slept in in my life, it is a king size pillow top with an extra temperpedic mattress topper on top! Soo worth however much a night, definitely a place to come rest, rejuvenate, and experience nature too! Love it so much!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words, as we are so happy it was a restful weekend for you!
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4

Pleasant, clean, and quiet

  • 4 of 5

If you want a quiet location with plenty of outdoor space, then this should be your choice.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! I so enjoyed meeting you, and I am glad you enjoyed your stay! Hope your mother is doing well.
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5

A perfect getaway! Peaceful and relaxing with a beautiful view.

  • 5 of 5

We especially enjoyed sitting on the deck and reading!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay, and I enjoyed meeting you! Thank you!
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5

The cabin is BEAUTIFUL. It feels quaint but is open and large enough to comfortably sleep 10 people.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this adorable cabin for a low-key bachelorette weekend. It is a BEAUTIFUL cabin on an even more spectacular property. It comfortably sleeps 10 people and has a great outdoor deck that overlooks a private lake. There is also a pavilion on the property with a fire pit, and volleyball pit. The owner is also so sweet. I highly recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was so nice to meet you, and I am glad you enjoyed your time here! Thank you for your kind remarks!
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5

Beautiful house with everything you need

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is full of beautiful furniture and kitchen supplies. The view from the deck out onto the lake is incredible, and having access to the volleyball court and fire pit is amazing. This is the perfect place to spend a weekend (or longer!)

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This is a beautiful cabin in a scenic location!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was great and slept out large group. It was great having access to the lake. Mid-March snow led to sledding fun for all of the little ones and s'mores around a campfire. Cabin itself was beautiful and well-maintained. Would definitely recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for coming, and thank you for the recommendation!
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Location

Nearest Airport
49 Miles
Morgantown, WV
Nearest Golf
6.9 Miles
Lodestone Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Route 219
Nearest Restaurant
6.2 Miles
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
Nearest Ski
6.9 Miles
Wisp Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Country Acres Retreat
Car: recommended

Looking for something to do? Country Acres Retreat is nearby many great attractions, activities, and areas of interest. We are just 10 minutes from Western Maryland's most popular destination...Deep Creek Lake!

Wisp Ski Resort - Tucked away in the mountains of Western Maryland, Wisp is Maryland's only 4-seasons resort. Ski, Golf, Mountain Coaster, and dozens of other activities. (301) 387-4911.

Mountain Fresh Farmer's Market - The Mountain Fresh Producers Association is a non-profit group of farmers, artisans, cooks, and bakers in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains of western Maryland and northeastern West Virginia. (301) 334-6960;

TOTL Theatre on the Lake Theatre Company - The TOTL Theatre Company is a professional performance group offering full length productions during the summer at Garrett College. The productions include comedies, youth theatre and musical theatre suitable for the entire family. (304) 680-1002.

Husky Power Dog Sledding - No snow? No problem! The huskies love to pull both our dogsled and our 'dogsled-on-wheels.' Visit them at Mountain MD Kennels, LLC for an experience of a lifetime. Just imagine… you and your family behind a team of beautiful working Siberians… mushing through gorgeous woods of brilliant Fall colors... or within a winter wonderland of tall pines dripping blankets of snow... or on trails thick with lush Spring greenery and wildflowers.

Other Deep Creek Lake Area Attractions Courtesy of the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce: Historic Casselman Inn and Restaurant built in 1824, The Casselman was one of the numerous inns along the National Trail to serve the stage coaches, covered wagons, drovers and riders that made the Old Pike the busiest thoroughfare crossing the mountains. In its over 180 years of history, the Casselman has been called Drover's Inn, Farmer's Hotel, Dorsey's Hotel, and The Casselman. Daniel Grant, an English engineer from whom Grantsville took its name, was the original owner of a tract of land that he called Cornucopia. (301) 895-5055.

Casselman River Bridge State Park - When it was built in 1813, the bridge was the largest single-span stone arch bridge in the country. It is a designated National Historic Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

New Germany State Park is Located approximately six miles southeast of Grantsville on the New Germany Road. The park's features include trails for hiking and skiing, camp sites, cabins and other recreational facilities such as swimming.

Spruce Forest Artisan Village -

One mile east of Grantsville, Spruce Village is and Arts and Heritage Center dedicated to the Appalachian culture. The Village consists of demonstration booths of various artisans which operate during the summer months, as well as local historic buildings which have been relocated to the site. Artisans include world champion bird carver, potter, black smith, weaver, stained glass, and others.

Deep Creek Lake State Park - About a 10 minute drive from the cabin, Deep Creek Lake State Park includes approximately 1 mile of shoreline on this, Maryland's largest man-made lake. Access is available for fishing, swimming, and boat launching.

Swallow Falls State Park - This mountain park contains some of Maryland's most breathtaking scenery. The Youghiogheny River flows along the park's borders, passing through shaded rocky gorges and creating rippling rapids. Muddy Creek Falls is a crashing 53-foot waterfall – a spectacular sight. Tall hemlocks dominate the silent woods. The meandering trails through Swallow Falls guide hikers to some of the most breath-taking scenery in Western Maryland.

Restaurants:

Uno Chicago Grill, with its beautiful lake front setting, is one of Deep Creek Lake's premier restaurants.(301) 387-4UNO;

Archie's Barbeque - Come and visit Deep Creek Lake's best Barbeque! Casual dining in a relaxed atmosphere.

Choose from a wide variety of eateries just a hop, skip and a jump from Country Acres Retreat.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Accident, USA

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Summer 2017
7 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£336
for 2 nights
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£125
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£194
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,030
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 7 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£668
for 3 nights
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£194
£1,250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving 2017
23 Nov 2017 - 29 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£564
for 3 nights
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£159
£1,030
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas/New Years 2017
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£590
for 3 nights
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£168
£1,094
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2018
5 Jan 2018 - 1 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£293
for 2 nights
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£103
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£151
Fri,Sat,Sun
£771
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2018
18 May 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£345
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£129
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£198
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£1,030
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Independence Day 2018
29 Jun 2018 - 8 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£681
for 3 nights
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£198
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Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2018
9 Jul 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£345
for 2 nights
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£129
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£198
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,030
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day 2018
31 Aug 2018 - 6 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£681
for 3 nights
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£198
£1,250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving Day 2018
22 Nov 2018 - 28 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£564
for 3 nights
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£159
£1,030
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas/New Years 2018
21 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£603
for 3 nights
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£1,120
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£293
for 2 nights
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£103
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£129
Fri,Sat,Sun
£771
 
Notes: Rates are based on 11 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning/Booking £76.94 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £115.41
Tax Rate 12.0%

Unfortunately, VRBO has begin charging a "Service Fee" for all rentals. This fee goes 100% to VRBO and is above and beyond the fees that we pay them according to our contract. Unfortunately, we have no control over this fee and cannot change it. We encourage you to contact VRBO with any issues regarding their fee. We are looking into other avenues that can help you avoid these fees.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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