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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
"Ramsey's Retreat was gorgeous with spectacular views of SML! The owners were wonderful to work with and quick on responding to e-mails. This was our first time renting Ramsey's Retreat and it was beyond our expectations :) We loved the covered porch, it was so peaceful and quiet. We were able to rent a Pontoon boat and enjoy the lake for two beautiful days. What a wonderful early Mother's Day gift spending time together with my husband, daughters and son-in-law. Thank you John and Donna for letting us enjoy your lake house :)"
Guest: Jane J.Date of Stay: April 2015Review Submitted: May 6, 2015
"This place has everything! Nancy and Phil have put so much thought and effort into giving guests the perfect getaway by providing a comfortably furnished and well stocked cabin. It was also very clean and fresh no lingering pet odors anywhere! I loved having use of our own grill on the patio! Nancy was able to offer great advice on area attractions, restaurants, and stores. The tree house has a relaxing view, we loved the huge screened in porch. The fenced in yard area was perfect for Bruno! A big thank you for all the added extras; towels, soaps, dog shampoos, life jackets and so much more! We will come back for another visit and highly recommend this rental to anyone!"
Guest: Roxy Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: July 14, 2015
"We rented the home for a family vacation with visiting relatives close to Roanoke area. The house was very spacious and more than accommodating for the group we had. The layout offered privacy and space for naps for elderly or young if needed throughout day. There is a water trampoline, paddle boat, floats, lifejackets, golf cart all for guest use. There is a deck just off the living room upstairs that gives a good view of the yard and cove area. The kitchen was well equipped. They had linens provided, although we brought our own. The washer and dryer were HE and new....worked like a dream. Although, given early warning to stay within the homes boundaries, we found the neighbors to be pleasant. The owners were good with communication, answered when we had issues.... and were very easy to deal with. There was a small issues with the water trampoline at check in, from the last guests, of which the owners graciously offered to drive 3 hours to fix, although we were able to do for them instead. The last evening we had an issue with the kids getting lose in the golf cart and creating some damage to property.... owners were very calm with issue and assured us they would follow up with inspection. The home itself is great! A little more on the secluded side of SML, but well worth the drive. The bedding and furniture were all comfortable and the extras downstairs were great for rainy days (pool table, shuffle board). The house was so large we didn't use the downstairs kitchen. We did not use the guest amenities at the campground/marina nearby, but they are available for guests as well (playground, small beach and dock and tiki bar.) The small beach area that belongs with the property is great for kids being able to play with the rocks, build in sand or easily wade out in the water....as there is a very gradual decline."
Guest: AnonymousDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 21, 2015
"Our vacation was incredible. The home is spacious, with incredible views! First vacation our dog came along and she truly enjoyed it. We cooked out every evening and stayed at the house because it was so beautiful. We rented a boat from Mitchells Marina which was located straight across the cove. We enjoyed the board games, Ping-Pong, and foosball. The property also had a firepit so we could do smores and hot dogs over the fire. My daughter caught a bass right off the dock. I would recommend this property to family and friends!! We truly appreciated making memories and relaxing for the week.."
Guest: diane k.Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: June 14, 2015