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Mountain Chalet-Hot Tub,Wood Burning Stove,Pets Welcome, Close to Lake/Parks

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Last updated: 10/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

McHenry chalet description

Relax, recover and unwind at Writers' Refuge, a beautiful secluded mountain chalet. This is a spectacular opportunity to enjoy all that Deep Creek Lake has to offer.

Whether skiing in the winter, boating in the summer or admiring the changing colors in Autumn, Deep Creek Lake has something for the whole family to enjoy.

This beautiful three-story chalet has 4 bedrooms (2 with queen beds, 1 with full bed and 1 with 2 twins and a trundle), 2 baths and is located 2 miles from Deep Creek Lake and 1.5 miles from the WISP Ski Resort entrance.

It is fully furnished inside and out with lots of quilts and very cozy furnishings. Enjoy the view overlooking the woods from the deck, relax in front of the wood-burning stove or gaze at the stars from the outdoor hot tub. Grill out and relax on the large back deck overlooking the woods.

The chalet is just minutes away from beautiful state parks, including: Deep Creek Lake Park, Swallow Falls and Herrington Manor.

Guests of Writers' Refuge have complimentary access to Deep Creek Fitness...enjoy your workout!

Property Type

      • Chalet

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Stereo

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Marina
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Living Room
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wood Stove

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Hot Tub
                       

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                      2 night min stay
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                      Discounts: 3 nights or more: $200 Nightly; 6 nights or more: $150 Nightly

                      Additional Fees and Taxes:

                      $49 VRBO Property Insurance in Lieu of Deposit Requirement


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                      Last updated: 10/23/2014
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                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1999

                      About the owner: We are a family of writers and communicators based in Washington DC. Mom and Dad have been journalists since the late eighties...and there is a good chance that our son will follow in the family business. Writing is what we love to do. But it is also a deadline-intensive line of business. So every chance we get, we head for Deep Creek Lake and Writers' Refuge.

                      Why the Owner Chose McHenry:
                      It is a chalet-style house and we fell in love with it the minute we drove up the drive way. It was off the beaten path while still being convenient to all the best the area has to offer. You are five minutes away form the the lake and the slopes. Or you can just curl up with a book in bed...or on the deck...and get lost in the rustic surroundings.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
                      The chalet is completely surrounded by the woods...away from all distractions. The views are gorgeous...especially at night...especially from the hot tub when you lean your head back on a starry night.


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                      Speaks: english

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                      • upper deck and lower deck with hot tub

                        upper deck and lower deck with hot tub

                      • view of hot tub from upper deck

                        view of hot tub from upper deck

                      • bedroom upstairs with full bed

                        bedroom upstairs with full bed

                      • bedroom in basement with twin beds and trundle bed

                        bedroom in basement with twin beds and trundle bed

                      • sunny winter day

                        sunny winter day

                      • scene from back porch and back of house

                        scene from back porch and back of house

                      • main living room area

                        main living room area

                      • kitchen and dining room, sliding doors leading to back porch

                        kitchen and dining room, sliding doors leading to back porch

                      • dining room area

                        dining room area

                      • view from back porch

                        view from back porch

                      • view from hot tub of the woods

                        view from hot tub of the woods

                      • main bedroom on main level with queen bed connected to back porch

                        main bedroom on main level with queen bed connected to back porch

                      • bedroom upstairs with queen bed

                        bedroom upstairs with queen bed

                      • downstairs TV room with wood burning stove and access to outdoor hot tub

                        downstairs TV room with wood burning stove and access to outdoor hot tub

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                        snowy winter day

                      VRBO #429074

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Thursday, October 23, 2014

                      $200 - $250 per night (USD)
                      18

                      4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 10

                      View calendar: Updated 10/23/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Speaks: english
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