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Fabulous Mountain Views Close To Shenandoah Nat'l Park, Charlottesville And UVA

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Modern Mountain Inn With Amazing Views And Lots Of Privacy.

Modern, open and light filled home with incredible mountain views from virtually every room. 3 beds with 2.5 baths, including whirlpool off largest bedroom. Huge great room with massive stone, wood burning fireplace. There is a new hot tub off the large bedroom's private deck. The upstairs bedrooms have the very best views and share a full bath. There is also a loft area with seating upstairs and one of the bedrooms has a small sitting or reading room. The property sits on five extremely private acres. A newer home with gorgeous artwork and antiques.


Owner
Rob Gardner
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
29 October, 2017

About Rob Gardner

Wine guy with a passion for nature and beauty. A plant and soil scientist with a love of the outdoors and travel. Into old trees and all kinds of flowers and animals.

Love a good bottle of wine and a great meal.

Rob Gardner purchased this house in 2003

Why Rob Gardner chose Stanardsville

This is a uniquely beautiful place where one can have total privacy and incredible views of The Blue Ridge Mountains. Only 15 minutes from Shenandoah Nat'l Park, with its world class hiking, waterfalls and Skyline Drive, voted one of the 10 most beautiful in the USA. Also a place that will both appeal to and inspire writers and artists. Naturalists will love the mature trees and the variety of flora and fauna. Birders have great opportunities to see raptors and song birds up close. Hawks, herons and geese fly at eye level at times. Paragliders take off and glide to the north, while hot air balloons rise to the south. Monticello, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is not only a short drive away, but also visible on clear days from the expansive deck. The house is quite comfortable, with beautiful furnishings throughout. The artwork extensive and high quality.

What makes this house unique

Amazing views and lots of nature all just 5 or so minutes from shopping and dining in Stanardsville. The inn is about a 30 minute drive from Monticello, UVA and downtown Charlottesville. Just 15-20 minutes from the Charlottesville airport and several wineries.

Location

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
CHO
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Lafayette Inn
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Greene Hills
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Sal's Italian
Car: necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Stanardsville in Greene County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 11:00 / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • 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 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Lower suite offers both an oversized shower and whirlpool, both with privacy and views. Private deck with great views and a King bed.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Upper suite is 2 separate bedrooms with a shared bath. Small reading room off one of the bedrooms. Also includes a large loft living area.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
This is a beautiful, spacious home with 180 degree mountain views. Very private and secluded, but only 5 or so minutes from shopping and a few restaurants. About 30 minutes from Charlottesville and UVA.

Reviews

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Fabulous Mountain Views Close To Shenandoah Nat'l Park, Charlottesville And UVA
average rating of 4.8 based on 15 reviews
5

Vistas Galore

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect weekend gathering spot for our group of 5 (old school friends converging for a reunion). We particularly loved the spacious common areas with beautiful vistas from every window. The nearby mountain winery (Early Mountain Vineyards) was a special treat too. I would rent this idyllic house again in a heartbeat, though next time I will rent it for longer than a mere weekend to enjoy its full amenities.

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

Fantastic Couples Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful long weekend at this beautiful property! To say you can see for miles from the deck is an understatement!! The views are fabulous from so many vantage points and you feel as if you are living in the tree tops. The fireplace and living room are very comfortable and cozy. The kitchen is fully stocked with all of the cookware, dishes and appliances you should need. Basic spices, oils available as was coffee, sugar. Home is very clean, all linens and towels provided, as well as toilet paper, even soap, shampoo and conditioner! The hot tub was awesome and, while in a private corner of the deck, has beautiful views as well. Charcoal grill available and owner provided both charcoal and wood for the fireplace. Rob met us upon arrival and showed us the house, explained how to work everything and even gave us a bottle of wine. The driveway is long and probably best maneuvered in an SUV or 4WD, but the privacy and views are worth it!! The house was perfect for two couples. We highly recommend this home and would definitely stay again!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fabulous Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house! What a private retreat, spectacular views! We saw the milkway one night. Close to Shenandoah National Park and only about 30 min drive to Monticello. Great for families, my kids had lots of space to play. Highly recommend for a get away! Rob was great and very easy to communicate with!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Shreveport Louisiana
5

HOT TIME in a COOL SPOT in the Virginia Mountains!

  • 5 of 5

What a sensational week just outside of Charlottesville, VA overlooking the gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains in the splendor of Rob's beautiful, comfortable, spacious, incredibly accommodating home! Rob's hospitality was endless - from installing a Wireless system so that we could work and watch movies, to the cooking amenities with plenty of pots/pans and two types of coffee pots, to the well stocked bathrooms and bedrooms, library, sitting areas, and a wrap-around porch with views for miles! The large hot tub beckoned! The 2.5 bathrooms are large and luxurious - Jacuzzi tub and separate shower in the Master! The bedrooms have panoramic views of the mountains and are comfortable for hosting large groups. Rob was a great "tour guide" sharing ideas for restaurants and sight seeing...and he was very flexible in assisting with our needs. Though summertime is "hot, hot, hot" - this was a cool place for a family gathering...we hope to return to see leaves change colors in the fall and to enjoy that gigantic fireplace during wintertime!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Washington, DC
5

We've rented dozens of homes, this is among the VERY BEST!

  • 5 of 5

Truly beautiful, secluded, amazingly clean home, with incredible views, all just 12.5 miles from the main entrance to Skyline Drive (i.e., inside the park). This home really is something special. We did not meet Rob (this time--we will be back), but he happily texted with shopping and restaurant recommendations and was a pleasure to rent from.

  • Review Submitted: 29-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, comfortable home + great host = perfect mountain getaway

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house with all the comforts of home and then some. Perfect spot for our family of four to enjoy a long weekend away from it all (the only sounds at night were the cattle and a dog here and there in the distance and the bubbling of the hot tub on the huge deck). Easy 30 minutes drive to great hiking at Shenendoah National Park, to the Massanutten Resort (indoor waterpark), and Grand Caverns, and much more. Loved the fact that there wasn't a TV out in the house, and the views from all the rooms and the deck were amazing. Great host--made everything easy, gave great recommendations (Jack's Shop Kitchen is the best) and directions to the house (long very hilly driveway to the house--kids loved the adventure). Just what we were looking for.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Stanardsville, Virginia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£863
for 2 nights
From
£394
£2,440
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £74.35
Tax Rate 5.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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