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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

Recent Blue Ridge Highlands property reviews

  • Great!

    "This lovely cabin/house had everything I needed for a perfect vacation! It was so close into Mt. Airy - an absolutely picturesque town. I went back into town daily to cycle and run - a dream location for such! It was full of lovely shoppes, diners, friendly people - roadside markets - gorgeous mountains everywhere you look. I made day trips to Boone and Blowing Rock, NC for the season's first snow. There was nothing more I could have asked for - just more time to stay! Highly recommend this immaculate, beautifully decorated cabin!"
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: October 2013 Review Submitted: November 3, 2013
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  • A Comfy Private Retreat in the Blue Ridge Mountains

    "Our stay at River Oak Retreat was quite enjoyable. The cottage sits high on a hill in the valley outside of Galax. It is a quick 5 mile drive to the town. Once you arrive at the cabin, it is secluded and peaceful. The sound of crickets and peepers was both loud and relaxing. The deck’s view looks across treetops into the valley. If you are looking for a cabin with privacy and the chance to experience the solitude of nature, this is the place. We used the cottage as our base for two days of cycling the New River Trail which has a trailhead on the road into town (the start of the trail is in downtown Galax). It was very convenient. We spent another day touring the Blue Ridge Parkway which was less than a 30 minute drive from the cabin. We also visited Galax’s local farmers market, downtown and the town’s new microbrewery. I highly recommend a visit to the microbrewery; nice people and good craft beer. The cabin itself is very nicely decorated. I believe they just recently refurnished it. It is spacious and comfortable. The kitchen is fully equipped. This place was CLEAN. It was exactly what we were looking for in a vacation home. We would definitely visit the cabin in the future. You might find cabins with a similar price along the trail. What they cannot offer that this cabin offers is privacy and being able to experience the mountains without someone 100 feet away."
    Guest: Beariatric Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 20, 2014
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  • Great place for kids!

    "This house was great for a girls and kids weekend, including the Galax Fiddler's Convention. Very clean, and we appreciated both the toys and the playground and river nearby, as well as the friendly neighborhood. Thank you!"
    Guest: Laurel Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 14, 2014
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  • Better than expected!

    "What a wonderful little cottage - perfect size for a small group or a couple! Literally steps away from the Virginia Creeper Trail and close to everything downtown. Thoroughly enjoyed the walk to restaurants and shops. The interior of the cottage is beautifully decorated and the owner's are beyond hospitable! Would definitely recommend and will certainly stay here again if available!"
    Guest: Karla Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 24, 2014
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