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Fantasy Getaway Cottage on Private Pond with Waterfall, Rock Pool and Hot Tub

People4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

One Bedroom, One and a Half Bathrooms Sleeps Four

A Perfect Fantasy Escape. 650 sq ft Cottage is beautifully secluded on 10 acres with a private pond. Sit in the hot tub and watch the waterfall cascade into a rock pool and flow into a beautiful 15,000 sq/ft lined swimming pond...or sit in the rock pool under the waterfall and you will think you must be in Hawaii.The expansive lanai and deck are perfect for catching the sun; alfreco dining under the stars; hanging out with friends; reading your favorite book...you name it and it will be as good as anything you've imagined. The beach has a zero depth entry for lounging or playing in the water. Inside this gem you will find everything you need for a delightful stay: From the leather lounge and viking bed you can watch the fireplace or the large flat screen TV to the rainfall shower with natural stone and tile. Only a two minute walk from the scenic Shenandoah River. Skyline Drive, hiking and biking trails, 100 holes of golf, shopping, restaurants only 10-20 minutes away!


Property Manager
Frank O'Reilly and Sean O'Reilly
Member since: 2009
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 a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 December, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Front Royal in Happy Creek

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Viking bed Alcove
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , loft room with 1/2 bath
  • Downstairs Queen size 'Viking' bed with fireplace and water views!
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda
  • Raft
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beautiful water fall into rock pool that overflows into pond is one of a kind experience. Large lined swimming pond with beach only steps from deck. While we do out best to keep everything up and running, all outdoor amenities are subject to weather or maintenance limitations (example: waterfall turned in colder months to keep pipes from freezing/bursting)

Reviews

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Fantasy Getaway Cottage on Private Pond with Waterfall, Rock Pool and Hot Tub
average rating of 4.921875 based on 64 reviews
5

Great getaway weekend!!

  • 5 of 5

The Pond cottage was a great getaway destination. We enjoyed every minute we were there. Will definitely be back!!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing place!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect. We will definitely be back

  • Review Submitted: 07-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy, clean, felt far away from everything but actually close to food and shopping

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the cabin. It is clean, modern, and updated with beautiful lines. Fully stocked kitchen. Our favorite thing was breakfast in the breakfast nook, where we talked for hours and just relished the quiet ambiance and the beautiful water view. The hot tub was great and fully functional. If you are looking for a true “getaway” feel with a small group (maybe 2-4 people), this is the place! We will certainly be back. We felt secure with our AWD vehicle, but probably could have traversed the gravel road in a 2WD as well, but I wouldn’t prefer it. But that isn’t a critique, simply a note for planning the trip!

  • Review Submitted: 31-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time during our multi-day stay and absolutely recommend this cottage to anyone looking to get away. The views were wonderful and we enjoyed taking advantage of the trails leading to the nearby river and all through the surrounding areas. While it was too cold to enjoy the pond, the hot tub was great. The cottage was well maintained and included the basic amenities we needed (including cooking utensils, citronella candles for outside, and Netflix access!) and we especially appreciated that we could bring our dog with us. We will be coming back again.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Peaceful, beautiful, tranquil paradise

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely an amazing place. Natural beauty, abundance of nature - deer, turkeys, turtles, eagles, hawks, geese, king fishers and so much more. Soothing waterfall and pond right at the footsteps of the romantic cottage. All you need is right there, no need to ever leave. You'll probably wish you had stayed longer. Total relaxation if you want it, yet just a few minutes from town and local eateries, breweries and wineries. The owner/manager are wonderful to work with. They made the booking, reservation and payment process very easy. The cottage arrival instructions were very easy to follow (hot tub, waterfall, fireplace and appliances etc. ) which made our stay even better. Plenty of trails to walk and places to explore. We couldn't have had a better place to spend our relaxation time - we loved it and our pups loved it. A true gem.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Privacy, privacy, privacy!!!

  • 5 of 5

Arriving to this property you know you are in for a treat. The bungalow is set in a buccolic valley surrounded by trees, wildflowers, and beautiful boulders. We enjoyed 3 days of private, uninterrupted peace and quiet with our dogs. The dogs loved the pond while we enjoyed the hot tub. The waterfall and fountain are a nice addition to the already perfect ambiance. The bed is incredibly comfortable and the bungalow is just the right size for 2 adults. We cannot wait to return and hope to make this an annual vacation spot! We visited the national park, skyline caverns, and backroom brewery. We did a quick hike on the walking trails on the property as well. Last comment- the house is well insulated because the frogs and crickets are deafening in the early evening hours yet you can hardly hear them when inside.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Car: necessary

Water front fantasy cottage on a private pond with Shenandoah river access. Private beach and waterfall at the doorstep.10 acre wooded site on 100 acre farm. Hot tub in rock grotto. Swimming only a few feet away. Two other homes at the farm nearby for rent for larger groups, HomeAway #238623 & #294014.

Other Activities: Wakeboarding, Tubing, Nature Trails. Bird Watching

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Front Royal, Virginia

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Nightly Rate
10 Dec 2017 - 10 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£410
for 2 nights
From
£205
From
£205
Fri,Sat,Sun
£988
 
 
Early Winter 2017
11 Dec 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£328
for 2 nights
From
£164
From
£246
Fri,Sat,Sun
£988
 
 
Nightly Rate
17 Dec 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£410
for 2 nights
From
£205
From
£205
Fri,Sat,Sun
£988
 
 
Early Winter 2017
18 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£328
for 2 nights
From
£164
From
£246
Fri,Sat,Sun
£988
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2017
22 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£739
for 3 nights
From
£246
£1,318
 
 
Winter 2018
1 Jan 2018 - 8 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£328
for 2 nights
From
£164
From
£246
Fri,Sat
£906
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Valentine's 2018
9 Feb 2018 - 17 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£493
for 2 nights
From
£246
£1,235
 
 
1 Winter 2018
18 Feb 2018 - 22 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£328
for 2 nights
From
£164
From
£246
Fri,Sat
£988
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring 2018
23 Mar 2018 - 24 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£410
for 2 nights
From
£205
From
£246
Fri,Sat
£1,153
 
 
Early Bird Summer 2018
25 May 2018 - 1 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£680
for 3 nights
From
£227
From
£288
Fri,Sat
£1,400
 
 
4th of July 2018
2 Jul 2018 - 7 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£863
for 3 nights
From
£288
£1,565
 
 
Summer 2018
9 Jul 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£739
for 3 nights
From
£246
From
£288
Fri,Sat
£1,565
 
 
Autumn 2018
3 Sep 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£493
for 2 nights
From
£246
From
£288
Fri,Sat
£1,400
 
 
Thanksgiving 2018
21 Nov 2018 - 24 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£863
for 3 nights
From
£288
£1,400
 
 
Quiet Season
25 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£328
for 2 nights
From
£164
From
£246
Fri,Sat,Sun
£436
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2018
21 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£863
for 3 nights
From
£288
£1,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£739
for 3 nights
From
£246
From
£288
Fri,Sat
£1,565
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £14.94 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.3%

There is a Pet Fee of $20 per night/per pet

One night stay may be considered under certain circumstances, but there will be an extra fee ($50)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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