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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"My wife & I had to leave our home for 5 days while our hardwood floors were refinished. Because we had to take our two dogs with us, a hotel was out of the question. Shannon accepted us with our Border Collie and Miniature Dachsund and we couldn't be more delighted. We enjoyed relaxing hours sitting by the New River just below the house, snoozing in the hammock, while our dogs played on the lawn or soaked up the sun. The house was spacious and very well equipped, and we took advantage of the BBQ on the deck and the horseshoe pit nearby. We also enjoyed lengthy bike rides on the nearby New River bike trail (57 miles, completely level -- just our speed). Shannon called twice just to make sure everything was in order (it was!). We definitely plan to return to River Mist Retreat next year!"
Guest: Bruce & Vicki D.Date of Stay: September 2015Review Submitted: September 29, 2015
"Beautiful cabin, beautiful setting, wonderful time! We were there during the weekend of Hurricane Joaquin. Lots of wind, lots of rain, but with the fireplace going and the rain hitting the roof, all was fine, better than fine! We will definitely consider renting "It's Five O'clock Here" again!"
Guest: Barbara M.Date of Stay: October 2015Review Submitted: October 5, 2015
"We stayed 3 nights with 3 other couples for our annual motorcycle ride weekend. To say the view from this home is stunning doesn't do it justice. It is breathtaking! The home is large and comfortable, although a bit dated. We had a cleaning issue that was addressed immediately! Great customer service by Amanda! The house is situated in a great location near Meadows of Dan. For those wanting close access to the Blue Ridge Parkway (as we did) this is great. Even though the driveway is gravel - it is a non-issue for motorcycle riders. Very motorcycle friendly with plenty of space for parking trucks and trailers if needed. We enjoyed both the indoor and outdoor fireplaces on the cool evenings. The owner is very friendly and super responsive to emails and questions. This is a great home for gatherings of family and friends. We would rent again."
Guest: CindyDate of Stay: September 2015Review Submitted: September 21, 2015
"We rented Jack and Mary's place for a family reunion in the area. Where do I start, we loved our time there. The creek in the backyard was a huge hit with everyone (kids and adults). There was a glider to sit on and listen to the water and watch the children play. There is a nice fire pit with benches outside along with a tree swing. There were plenty of chairs outside for everyone to sit and spend time together on the lovely covered porch. The kitchen had all of the dishes, pots and pans and so forth that we needed. The house had plenty of room and the beds were very comfortable. The downstairs was new and lovely. I loved the family photos in the house, especially "Where is Jack". We felt like we were at home.
This is such a lovely, peaceful home and we enjoyed staying there very much. I have become the hero of our family for finding this home and we kept asking "Why do we stay in hotels again..." We are already talking about when we can rent it again to come up and relax in the mountains. God bless your family and thank you."
Guest: Hoep V.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 17, 2015