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Treehouse in Charlottesville Downtown

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Last updated: 12/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Charlottesville cabin description

The 'Treehouse' is a small, charming, rustic, 2 story house on stilts. There are air conditioning window units, for the summer, and a woodstove and space heaters for the winter. Firewood provided. Each floor is 12 ft x 12 ft. Downstairs there is a queen sized futon bed, a woodstove, and a small kitchen (with refridgerator, toaster oven, and hotplate, and basic kitchen supplies including spices, tea and coffee), and a table. The upstairs is accessible by a steep staircase. It has a queen-sized bed, a dresser and a desk.

There is a wrap-around porch with a couch and a great view of the creek, and the surrounding greenery. The bathroom is located in an enclosed room on the porch (toilet and sink.) The hot, private outdoor shower is adjacent on the porch. Unusual! And yes, we do have guests in the winter! There is a heater in the bathroom adjacent, so you can go from the hot shower straight into the warm bathroom, while enjoying the fresh outdoor air!

We are located 1 mile from the downtown mall in Charlottesville, and across the street from a lovely riverside trail. A creek, black walnut tree with a swing, vegetable garden and 3 free-range chickens are in the large yard. (Sweet chickens sleep under the Treehouse in their coop.)

Thomas Jefferson's Monticello is 10 minutes away, and many fabulous restaurants are in walking distance (10 minute walk.) Access to the lovely Riverside Trail is just across the street. Great place to walk dogs, bike and stroll.

Small 'Big Green Egg' grill on porch, on bus line, WiFi.

The adjacent loghouse (see photo) is also for rent in the Fall 2014. Spacious 3BR/2BA. $175/nt. Ask for details. It is also listed with photos on Airbnb.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cabin
  • 400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Pets must be pre-approved. Thanks...moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • You feel like you are in the country as you are up on stilts and can see trees from the windows, but you are right near downtown Charlottesville. Cozy woodstove. 3 hens in the yard are very friendly....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Hunting
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Network is loghouse. Password is lovekitty....moreless

                      • Wood Stove

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Kitchen
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Payment Type

                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool:

                            Water park 2 blocks away(approx $7), and fantastic ACAC gym a mile away.(approx $12/day)...moreless

                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 4.6
                          from 12 traveler reviews
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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          My Standard Rate
                          2 night min stay
                          $75 $90
                          Fri, Sat

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning $45
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          We donate $50 to charity for each stay with our "Treehouse for Charity" program. If you like, you can select which charity it will be given to if you like (from 3 selected charities). See binder in the Treehouse for details.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 12/19/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          0.3 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Beer Run and the Black Moto Saloon
                          2 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Charlottesville Amtrak Station
                          0.3 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Interstate 64 and route 250 bypass
                          0.3 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Beer Run, Pad Thai, Moto Saloon, La Michuacana
                          32 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          Wintergreen Ski Resort

                          Car: Not Necessary

                          Thomas Jefferson's Monticello is 10 minutes away. Wintergreen Ski Resort is a 40 minute drive, downtown Charlottesville is 1 mile away. ACAC gym and fitness center is closeby. Charlottesville and its surroundings offer most of the above activities and attractions

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2004

                          About the owner: She is an English as a Second Language Teacher. Loves to dance and travel. He is a former army helicopter pilot, and operates a Chimney/Woodstove business. Loves to spend time with family and the outdoors.

                          Why the Owner Chose Charlottesville:
                          Charlottesville is a wonderful place to live

                          The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                          Peaceful, green setting that feels like the country, but is 1 mile from downtown. Nice to watch the wildlife in the small, adjacent creek. On Wednesdays in the summer and fall the farmers market is set up 2 blocks away with fresh produce and handmade products. Wine country is around the corner, with lovely vineyards. The Blue Ridge Mountains and its scenic hiking trails surround us. Last but not least, Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home is 15 minutes away - an endlessly fascinating and beautiful place to visit..


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                          Speaks: english

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                          Photos

                          • Treehouse in Summer

                            Treehouse in Summer

                          • Downstairs bed with small library.

                            Downstairs bed with small library.

                          • Woodstove area.  Air conditioning unit for summer use.

                            Woodstove area. Air conditioning unit for summer use.

                          • Queen sized bed upstairs

                            Queen sized bed upstairs

                          • Outdoor shower to the right, enclosed bathroom with toilet and sink behind door.

                            Outdoor shower to the right, enclosed bathroom with toilet and sink behind door.

                          • Creek runs along property, 3 chickens on property.  Coop under treehouse.

                            Creek runs along property, 3 chickens on property. Coop under treehouse.

                          • Treehouse in Winter

                            Treehouse in Winter

                          • Woodstove in action

                            Woodstove in action

                          • Ladder to the upstairs.

                            Ladder to the upstairs.

                          • Upstairs desk area

                            Upstairs desk area

                          • Kitchenette with fridge, toaster oven, induction hotplate, spices, tea, coffee

                            Kitchenette with fridge, toaster oven, induction hotplate, spices, tea, coffee

                          • Black walnut tree and swing in the yard.  Creek adjacent.

                            Black walnut tree and swing in the yard. Creek adjacent.

                          • Treehouse and Loghouse adjacent (Loghouse for rent Fall 2014 - $175/nt 3BR, 2BA)

                            Treehouse and Loghouse adjacent (Loghouse for rent Fall 2014 - $175/nt 3BR, 2BA)

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                          This listing was first published here in 2010.

                          Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

                          $75 - $90 per night (USD)
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                          2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 12/19/14
                          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                          Member since: 2010
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/19/2014
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