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Best Rental on Lake Gaston-Pea Hill Creek

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Beautiful 3 BR 2.5 Bath Log cabin on Pea Hill Creek. Wrap around deck-great view

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Last updated: 06/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This Log Cabin was built by the owners in 2000. This home has many personal touches. We have tried to add things you might need and want. Just because you are on vacation we don't want you to WANT for anything. The upstairs bedrooms can sleep 6 with our hand made bunk beds (2 sets of each- double on the bottom with twin on top). Many family vacations have been spent with the adults in one room and the teens in the other, they make great rooms both for the young and the young at heart. Double closets in each room provide plenty of storage to put your cloths away so you feel more at home, not having to live out of a suit case.

This home is great for small children, there is a natural sandy beach with shallow water at the waters edge approx. ankle deep you are able to wade out to the end of the dock where the water level only about 4 feet deep. But still deep enough to get your boat right to the dock, with cleets on both sides to tie up your boat or jet ski. Young children can play in the sand or wade in the water without to many worries from the parents.

The boat house has extra life vests, small microwave and refrig-able to keep you right on the water.

Lake Gaston is on the North Carolina/Virginia border. The Lake is 34 miles long with 350 miles of shoreline. At its widest point, it's only about a mile wide, so its a long, skinny lake. In addition to the main part of the Lake, there are many coves. We are on Pea Hill Creek, one of the most liked coves on the lake. In the middle of the main Lake, it's about 52 feet deep with the middle of the coves averaging around 16 feet deep. The water is almost drinkable as it lays in the Lake. We are only 6 houses down from the pumping station where they pump water from Lake Gaston to Virginia Beach for drinking water.

There are currently no restrictions on power boats or jet skies on the Lake.

Several marinas which sell gas, repair boats, and rent boats are on Lake Gaston. We also have a Food Lion, Ace Hardware, several restaurants both casual and up scale, a video rental store, drug store, a medical clinic, and 5 golf courses within 15 mins of the house. Numerous churches surround the Lake, and our local theater group puts on really good plays at Lakeland Cultural Arts Center.

We hope you will give us a try and come stay in our home and discover on of VA/NC Best Kept Secrets. Come RELAX, ENJOY, and Have lots of Great Family time.




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Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be at least 25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Queen size Beds (1) Master Bedroom and sleeper sofa, Double Beds (4) There are a total of 4 double beds-(bottom of bunk beds), Twin or Single Beds (4) There is a total of 4 twin beds -(top of bunk beds), Baby Cribs (1) This is a porta crib that can be set up wherever needed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size sleeper sofa in living room, Bunk Beds (1) There are 4 sets of bunk beds...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Boat dock with boat house, life vests, small microwave and refrig at boat house. Able to dock boat at dock. lg wrap around covered porch facing the water....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV with extended cable...moreless

  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Several VCR and DVD to watch on rainy days...moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Shopping

Location Type

  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Dryer is just off the kitchen...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Large driveway with extra parking...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Large driveway with extra parking area...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer is just off the kitchen...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Out door wood fireplace at the dock...moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    There is a crock pot, new pots and pans, blender, toaster, coffee pot, wine opener....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    We have a wrap around porch that is covered that looks out onto the water with a porch swing to enjoy...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Rentals
May 16 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,600
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$185
$1,155 $2,850
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Renters to bring their own Bed Linen and Bath towels.

Check in time is after 3pm with check out time by 11am for summer rentals. All other rentals are on an individual basis.

WIRELESS INTERNET IN HOUSE.

Due to issues with house not being left clean- cleaning fee charged and service now provided.

12.5% TAX INCLUDED IN RENTAL PRICE.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 06/29/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: My husband and I built this house in 2000 with the hopes of retiring here after our boys finish high school. The boys were 2 and 10 months old when we started this adventure. We have many fond memories over the last 9 years. My whole family (all 16) has Memorial Day weekend here every year, it has become a favorite family tradition. We are both from Northern WV and new we wanted water front property to retire to someday. We have been blessed to have this as our second home and we hope you will feel as welcome in our home as we do.

Why the Owner Chose Henrico:
Lake Gaston is still uncrowded, with only about 60% of the waterfront lots having homes. The existing homes are about 60% vacation or second homes with the remaining 40% being retirement homes. Virtually all of the homes are single family residences with only a very few condominiums and townhouse sprinkled in. The Lake has a very small town friendly atmosphere as virtually everyone living on it is from out of town or out of state. Fishing is excellent, and either a North Carolina or a Virginia fishing license is good on the entire Lake. Growing up in small towns we appreciate the value of this, everyone is friendly and waves as my boys say there is nobody nicer then boaters. I don't know if all lakes are like this, but there are no real strangers, just a neighbor you haven't meet yet.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The lake is very relaxing, good fishing, great family time, lots of fun on the water. There is not a lot of night life at the lake, but there is plenty of quality family time to be had, and lots of memories to make. Come enjoy Lake living at its Best at our home. Pea Hill Creek is one of the best areas for skiing, wakeboarding and fishing. Only 2 mins from the main lake if you want the 'Bigger Water'.


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Speaks: english

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  • Beautiful 3 BR 2.5 Bath Log cabin on Pea Hill Creek. Wrap around deck-great view

    Beautiful 3 BR 2.5 Bath Log cabin on Pea Hill Creek. Wrap around deck-great view

  • Kitchen fully furnished, ice maker in frig

    Kitchen fully furnished, ice maker in frig

  • entryway from lake side foyer ceramic tile redone in 2011

    entryway from lake side foyer ceramic tile redone in 2011

  • Living room and dinning room as one big great room. TV, DVD, stereo, direct TV

    Living room and dinning room as one big great room. TV, DVD, stereo, direct TV

  • Master Bedroom with Queen Bed and Private Bath

    Master Bedroom with Queen Bed and Private Bath

  • Upstirs bedroom with bunk beds-can sleep 6 in each room

    Upstirs bedroom with bunk beds-can sleep 6 in each room

  • Boat Lift not available to renters. Cleats to tie boat on front and both sides.

    Boat Lift not available to renters. Cleats to tie boat on front and both sides.

  • walkway from house waters edge shallow, great for small kids to play

    walkway from house waters edge shallow, great for small kids to play

  • having fun on the water

    having fun on the water

  • Front of Log Cabin facing the water

    Front of Log Cabin facing the water

  • back side of house , driveway side

    back side of house , driveway side

  • Breakfast nook area- seats 6 comfortably

    Breakfast nook area- seats 6 comfortably

  • Living Room 2 sets or French Doors leading to Covered Porch

    Living Room 2 sets or French Doors leading to Covered Porch

  • dinning room seats 6

    dinning room seats 6

  • 2nd upstairs bedroom will also sleep 6 - 2 double beds - 2 twin beds

    2nd upstairs bedroom will also sleep 6 - 2 double beds - 2 twin beds

  • upstairs bathroom.

    upstairs bathroom.

  • Boat House & Dock with gental slope from House-upgraded stone walkway

    Boat House & Dock with gental slope from House-upgraded stone walkway

  • walkway to dock, also view from front porch

    walkway to dock, also view from front porch

  • beautiful sunsets on the lake

    beautiful sunsets on the lake

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    12
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    Cabin
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/29/2015
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may also call 540-303-2827

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