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Lake Escape - Lakefront, Family-Friendly Retreat

Bedrooms 6
Separate WC's2
Space 4,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

6 Bedroom, 6 Bathroom Custom Built Lakefront Vacation Property

Looking for an escape to the lake? Whether you need a week or just a weekend, we have just what you are looking for. This lakefront custom built home has unobstructed lake views from the main floor with a glass rail system surrounding the veranda. With 6 bedrooms 4 full baths and 2 half baths, there is plenty of room for everyone. There are two screened porches, one off the dining room, great for the group and a private one off of one of the master bathrooms that makes a great private get-away.

There are two master bedrooms with queen size beds and private bathrooms located on the main floor, along with main living areas; entry from the four car carport is on the main floor. We have a well stocked kitchen, huge living room overlooking the lake, and an extra large dining room table. Outside downstairs has a covered porch with picnic table and plenty of seating in the shade for watching boating, swimming, or yard games.

We have an abundant “game closet” including, among other things, a kickball, a soccer ball, and a badminton set. Play in our huge, grassy yard, great for all kinds of games. There is sun and fun galore with a large dock for swimming and fishing and a sundeck on top with lounge chairs for the sun worshipers. The boathouse is equipped with life jackets, noodles, and floats for daytime fun. It also includes an iPod connection, speakers, and nighttime lighting for your enjoyment. If your family enjoys the quiet of evenings around the fire roasting hot dogs and marshmallows for s’mores and singing songs, or telling ghost stories, we have a large fire pit; just bring your own wood. Just a side note, if you have never seen the night sky filled with stars because you live in the glow of city lights, you have got to experience it. It is truly magnificent! If you happen to have a rainy day, we have you covered. There are plenty of board games, card games, a PlayStation 2, DVD's, wireless internet and our personal favorite, karaoke.

The “Lake Escape” is located in Tanglewood Shores Golf and Country Club, just 6 miles off Interstate 85, Exit 4 in southern Virginia. Your rental includes access to the recreation area which includes a boat ramp, beach, roped off swimming area, children’s playground, grills, picnic tables, covered picnic shelter, volleyball court and basketball court. There is access to the community swimming pool and 9 hole golf course for an additional cost. Grocery stores, a marina with outdoor dining and boat rentals, local restaurants and Rosemont Winery are only a short drive away.

Come find your “Lake Escape” at Lake Gaston. Make some memories.

“Lake Escape” motto: Live every moment, laugh every day, love beyond words.

Make your reservations early to ensure you first choice of weeks. Short notice rentals are available, contact manager for more information.

More Details

Property Manager
Faith Edwards
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Bracey in Mecklenburg County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 13 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Master Bath 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , double walk-in shower with body jets
    Master Bath 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Private bath off second master bedroom with walk-in shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Located on the main floor, convenient to major living areas
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Located on second floor, convenient to living areas
    Shared Bath 5 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shared Bath 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Full walk-in bathroom with makeup counter
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Aqua Master Bedroom with Private Screened-In Porch - 1 Large Double Bed , Water bed, full private bath with walk-in shower, fireplace
    Seafoam Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Private bath with walk-in shower
    Kid-Friendly Sunshine Bedroom with Bunk Bed - 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Futon on bottom single bed on top with additional single bed
    Deep-Water Blue Bedroom With Futon - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeps 3-4 with a shared full bath with walk-in shower
    Coral Sailboat Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Biggest bed in house! Shared full bath with walk-in shower.
    Pink Salmon Lure Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Shared full bath with tub shower
  • In addition to our 6 spacious bedrooms, we also have a queen size pull-out sofa bed in the living room on the lower floor as well as 2 additional single size mattresses that can be pulled out and used for additional sleeping arraignments.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

Lake Escape - Lakefront, Family-Friendly Retreat
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews

Great Family Get Away

  • 5 of 5

This house was very spacious and right on the lake. The large yard was perfect for all of our active kids. We had 23 for an extended get away and we had plenty of room. The layout of the house was super and the two kitchens were nice to have! Faith was great to work with and so flexible. Thank you so much for helping us make great memories!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice spacious house right on the lake - great for big family get together

  • 4 of 5

Nice house and location. Plenty spacious enough for a big family get together. Mostly a great house, but could really use a deep cleaning and maybe some new carpet in some rooms. Unfortunately the gas logs didn't work in either rooms where gas logs are installed - would have really liked to have had these for the stay since it was chilly. Kitchen is well stocked. The entire family had a good time and we would consider staying here again.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean house. Open floor plan. Nice layout. 2 kitchens was nice to have.

  • 5 of 5

This house is right on the lake. The dock is awesome. We have a family of 23 and we're very comfortable. Would definitely rent again. Owner was very accommodating. Everything was as promised. Thank you Faith!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Birthday Celebration

  • 5 of 5

We were amazed how nice the place was. We all had a good time and had plenty of room. Plan on coming back soon.


  • Review Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Memorial Day weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Awesome house just steps from the lake. Our group of 16 fit with no problems and definitely could have fit a few more. We were big fans of the fire pit and large backyard. Lake was great and dock had plenty of room for all of us, only issue is that it is about 3-4 feet deep the entire way across the lake so we had to be cautious jumping off the dock... nothing to do with the house, of course. Another thing to be aware of is you have neighbors on both sides less than 20 feet from you, so if you are a big/noisy group it is something to be aware of. We didn't have any issues with anyone but felt we had to hold back a little to respect the neighbors. Other than that it was a great Memorial Day weekend and I would suggest this to anyone with a large group or family looking for a relaxing, quality home.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Complete Satisfaction!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we booked and arrived, my family and I were pleasantly surprised. The other reviews were absolutely right....the online photos just don't do this house justice. It met an exceeded our expectations! Needless to say, the views were amazing and the layout of the house was perfect for three families of 7 adults and 5 children. There was fun had by all, both inside and outside of the home. We will definitely be back! Thank you so much for opening up your beautiful home to share with others! We truly appreciate it!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Bracey, Southern Virginia

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
2017 Spring Mid-Season
13 Mar 2017 - 21 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
2017 In-Season
22 May 2017 - 12 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
2017 Fall Mid Season
13 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £231.91
**Cleaning Fee £115.95 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.4%

2016 In-Season Holidays ...................... $2,400/week $360/night
(Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day)

2016-2017 Off-Season Holidays..................... $1,600/week $240/night
(Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years)

2017 Mid-Season Holidays..................... $1,900/week $280/night

2017 In-Season Holidays ...................... $2,800/week $415/night
(Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day)

3.5% service charge on total fees to pay by Credit Card

Until confirmed, rates and fees are subject to change without notice

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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