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Low Season Rates Are Here! Just in Time for Holiday Visits to Historic Abingdon

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Last updated: 09/15/2012

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 27 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Abingdon cottage description

The Meadow Cottage is a charming one level, three bedroom cottage tucked away on a quiet two acre meadow in Abingdon’s historic district. The cottage, built in the 1930's, has been lovingly restored and modern conveniences added with only our guests' comforts in mind!

Decorated in English cottage style, the cottage boasts hardwood floors, bead board ceilings, hand-painted walls and furniture as well as attractive furnishings and antiques. This tranquil hide-away has three bedrooms: a large queen master and two double bedrooms. There is a full bath and laundry area.

A cozy living room and fully equipped country kitchen are centrally located between the bedrooms.Two nice porches offer quiet spots to visit, settle with a good book or simply enjoy the meadow life.

The beautiful back yard offers privacy for outdoor dining and relaxing. A firepit area with Adirondack chairs is a perfect place to enjoy the cool night area with friends or family. Stroll the meadow and if you are lucky you will spot a deer or enjoy watching the golden hawks soar above.

The Meadow Cottage is a short bike ride or walk to dining and shopping areas as well as Barter Theatre and The Virginia Creeper Trail. The trailhead of the Virginia Creeper Trail is about an 8 minute bike ride.

Whether you want a romantic getaway, a weekend with friends on the Creeper Trail or a week-long family vacation, The Meadow Cottage offers a perfect setting with all the conveniences of home.

Complimentary pastries, juices and coffees/teas are provided on arrival morning. Enjoy complimentary passes to the Coomes Recreation Center.

Keywords: cottage; charming; private; quiet; good location; unique; lovely; historic district; Creeper Trail;


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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Housekeeper Optional


                  • Events Allowed
                  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
                  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


                  • Children Welcome
                  • Non Smoking Only
                  • Pets Not Allowed

                  Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

                  Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

                  Other Amenities

                      • Complimentary pastries and juices on arrival morning Complimentary teas/coffees provided Complimentary pass to Coomes Recreation Center with indoor/outdoor pools, fitness center, walking trails, tennis courts, playground, indoor gym and walking trail...moreless


                      • Books
                      • CD Player
                      • DVD Player
                      • Games
                      • Satellite / Cable
                      • Television:

                        (1) flatscreen (1) regular...moreless

                      • Video Library


                      • Family
                      • Historic
                      • Romantic
                      • Tourist Attractions


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

                      Local Services & Businesses

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

                      Leisure Activities

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

                      Location Type

                      • Downtown:

                        Private 2 acre meadow in historic district...moreless

                      • Village

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Basketball Court
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hunting
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Rafting
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Sailing
                      • Skiing
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Spelunking
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Water Tubing
                      • Whitewater Rafting


                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people


                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Free Long Distance
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating:

                        Electric heat pump...moreless

                      • Internet:


                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Living Room
                      • Parking
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided:

                        All towels provided, except beach towels...moreless

                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet


                      • Catering Available
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils:

                        Service for 8, complete sets of cooking utensils and cookware....moreless

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        fully equipped country kitchen seats six...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Pantry Items:

                        coffee/tea selection; salt/pepper/sugar and sweetners; coffee creamer...moreless

                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster


                      • Deck / Patio:

                        outdoor firepit area with dining space...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool:

                            Coomes Rec Center .25 mile complimentary membershiop...moreless

                          House Cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional


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                              from 4 traveler reviews
                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Dec 22 - Jan 4, 2015
                              2 night min stay
                              Low season
                              Jan 5 - Mar 19, 2015
                              2 night min stay
                              $700 $1,650
                              My Standard Rate
                              2 night min stay
                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                              Additional information about rental rates


                              • Tax Rate 12.3%


                              Holiday weeks are standard rate over Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years

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                              23 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Tri Cities REgional airport
                              0.25 Miles
                              Nearest Barpub
                              The Tavern, Rain Restaurant, Wolf Hills Brewery,
                              4 Miles
                              Nearest Golf
                              Glenrochie Country Club, The Old Farm,Clear Creek
                              2 Miles
                              Nearest Motorway
                              Interstate 81
                              0.25 Miles
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              The Tavern, Rain, Zazzy's, Figaredo's, 128 Pecan
                              38 Miles
                              Nearest Ski
                              North Carolina ski resorts

                              Less than 1 mile to Barter Theatre and Virginia Creeper Trail;

                              Close Heartwood Artisan Center and William King Regions Arts Center:

                              Virginia Highlands Festival;

                              Mount Rogers;

                              Appalachian Trail;

                              Bristol Motor Speedway 30 minutes;


                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 1996

                              About the owner: We opened Crooked Cabin Properties in 1991 with the original Crooked Cabin (VRBO# 137446). In 1996, we purchased The Meadow Cottage which was a 1930's mother-in-law bungalow on a quiet, private 2 acre meadow in the heart of Abingdon. We restored the property to its original condition and added new amenities and lovely furnishings. We then went on to restore 2 other properties, The Brook House and The Creekside Hatch--both in the historic district. We love providing guests with the help they need plannig their trip and selecting events and activities. You can view these on our website,

                              Why the Owner Chose Abingdon:
                              We chose to buy our properties in the historic District of Abingdon, Virginia because we feel it is important for guests to have the feel of being in the heart of town and having easy access to all the wonderful events and activities that Abingdon has to offer. After staying in cottages in the middle of Colonial Williamsburg and seeing how fun it was to actually be in the center of things...we decided that we would like visitors to experience the same fell in our town. You have the experience of being in SW Virginia's oldest town, yet have easy access to all that the area has to offer in outdoor recreational activities, festivals and arts and music. All of our properties are close to The Virginia Creeper Trail, Barter Theatre as well as great shopping areas, fine dining.

                              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                              Guests have an easy walk to The World Famous Barter Theatre, Virginia Creeper Hike and Bike Trail, Wolf Hills Brewery as well as great shopping and dining! We are close to TVA lakes, Appalachian Trail, Bristol Race Track, and the Country Music Road. Heartwood Artisan Center and William King Regional Arts Center are only a short 10 minute drive. Guests can enjoy the privacy of the cottage, yet are close to all events and activities. The outdoor dining/firepit area provides a great gathering place on cool evenings. We provide our guests with complimentary passes to the Coomes Recreation Center, a state of the arts facility just minutes from your door...indoor/outdoor pools, tennis courts, exercise facilities, playground, walking trails and skateboard park. We also provide complimentary pastries, juices and coffees/teas on arrival mornings.

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                              Speaks: english

                              Guestbook comments from the owner

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                              • Welcome to The Meadow Cottage

                                Welcome to The Meadow Cottage

                              • Double bedroom #1

                                Double bedroom #1

                              • Queen bedroom

                                Queen bedroom

                              • back porch looks out over dining area and firepit in meadow

                                back porch looks out over dining area and firepit in meadow

                              • Enjoy the garden swing in the meadow any season.

                                Enjoy the garden swing in the meadow any season.

                              • path to back field and 2 acrea meadow area

                                path to back field and 2 acrea meadow area

                              • living area

                                living area

                              • Local artwork, handpainted furniture and walls add to the charm of the cottage.

                                Local artwork, handpainted furniture and walls add to the charm of the cottage.

                              • Double bedroom 2

                                Double bedroom 2

                              • Fully equipped kitchen

                                Fully equipped kitchen

                              • Handpainted meadow critters adorn the outside porch walls.

                                Handpainted meadow critters adorn the outside porch walls.

                              • Outdoor dining and firepit in meadow

                                Outdoor dining and firepit in meadow

                              VRBO #383767

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                              This listing was first published here in 2011.

                              Date last modified - Saturday, December 13, 2014

                              $165 - $210 per night (USD)

                              3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 6

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                              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                              Member since: 2007
                              Speaks: english
                              • Calendar last updated: 09/15/2012
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