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Recent Shenandoah Valley reviews

  • Quality Family Time

    "The cabin is very well kept and extremely clean. It has absolutely everything you need, just bring clothes and food. The kitchen is stocked with many condiments, cooking spray and oil, and spices. Make sure you bring your own coffee, though. They have a great canoe, with seat backs, and several inner tubes. We had to pump up the tubes with our own air pump as they were fairly flat. The creek running in front is nice and a great way to cool down as it was sticky and humid our weekend there. It was wonderful to be able to take our dog. He enjoyed running around the property and getting in the creek. We read, played board games, tubed the creek, and thoughly enjoyed the screened-in porch. We visited Roaring Run Furnance and Paint Bank. It was a great place to spend a long weekend."
    Guest: Tracey B. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 1, 2014
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  • A Comfortable Scenic Oasis

    "We fell in love with the Falling Leaf cabin. It is a comfortable, scenic oasis. The cabin is quaint and the furnishings well appointed. It felt like home. It was an ideal setting to celebrate our recent engagement. I am sure we will be back soon."
    Guest: Doug Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 11, 2014
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  • A Relaxing Getaway

    "Our family all enjoyed our time at the farm house recently. The house is cheerfully updated and is very clean. The kitchen is bright, spacious and well supplied. The living room is cozy. The 3 bedrooms are comfortable. And it was great to have a washer and dryer in the basement! But our favorite part of our stay was the front and back porches. We enjoyed sitting on each of them at various times during the day. The views are amazing. The cows are very interesting to watch, with their mooing providing a pleasant accompaniment for the scenery. We enjoyed walking some in the fields and watching them from a distance. Barbara was a very accommodating and helpful hostess and was readily available in case of a special need. We were blessed to be able to spend a peaceful weekend here and would definitely recommend this property to others."
    Guest: Katie B. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 20, 2014
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  • Perfect Summer Holiday Getaway

    "Over the years we've taken many holiday rentals in Europe and the States, this was by far the best we have ever had. The house and location were just amazing, the photos could never do it justice. Inside was immaculately clean, well furnished and equipped with just about everything you could possibly need. The setting was idyllic, totally secluded and private allowing us to feel that we were right out in the wilderness yet it was less than 10 minutes drive from Hot Springs. We used only a few local restaurants but never had a bad meal. True that options to eat out were a bit limited but there was more than enough choice for us, especially as we actually preferred to eat outside at Winding Ridge in the evenings listening to the noise of the forest. We loved Douthat State Park and it's trails, Lake Moomaw and just generally exploring the local area. Our 10 year old son also enjoyed a few activities at the Homestead. Both the owners and the agent in Hot Springs were very helpful. Without hesitation would I recommend this place. A week was not enough...if only I could live there!"
    Guest: Karen F. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 3, 2014
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Shenandoah Valley Travel Tips

Shenandoah Valley Vacation Rentals Offer Scenery, History and Great Recreation

The scenic Shenandoah Valley is surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Alleghany Mountains, both known for their natural beauty. The valley extends for 200 miles from Harpers Ferry to Roanoke and includes the Shenandoah National Park, and the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests. All these areas offer a host of outdoor activities and places to visit.

Shenandoah Valley Lodging Offers Plenty of Nearby Attractions to Visit

The picturesque drives around the Shenandoah Valley are the main attractions of this scenic area. Explore Skyline Drive or the Blue Ridge Parkway on foot or by car. The area is exceptionally breathtaking in the fall when the trees become a flaming mass of red, gold and orange. The two-lane highways have a maximum 45 mph speed limit in most places, and there are frequent viewpoints for taking great photographs of the surrounding hills, river valleys and small farms. Stop for picnics or take a hike in this beautiful area.

The area is also known for its Civil War battlefields and there are many museums dedicated to the history of the area. One of the best is the Shenandoah Museum in Winchester.

Caverns and natural attractions are other aspects of a visit to the Shenandoah Valley. Small towns, such as Front Royal with its historic downtown, Roanoke, Salem and Waynesboro, remain in a time warp with antique shops to browse around and plenty of small cafés and restaurants.

Shenandoah Valley Cabins Make Great Bases for Virginia Vacations

Your own cabin surrounded by beautiful scenery in the Shenandoah Valley is the best way to enjoy this lovely area. With plenty of space and all the comfort and amenities of home, Shenandoah Valley cabins are an economical option for a vacation, especially in the off-peak season or when sharing the cabin with friends or family. Children can make as much noise as they like and even the family dog is welcome.

Things to Do Around Virginia Vacation Rentals

Hiking, biking and exploring the area by car are the main things to do in this scenic area. Horseback riding, fishing, and antiquing are also popular. The rivers are ideal for canoeing, kayaking or tubing, and boats can be hired to explore the local waterways. Golf is available at the Shenandoah Valley Golf Club and Jackson's Chase Golf Club, among others. The Appalachian Trail runs through Virginia and offers a range of challenges for hikers. Those wanting a bird's-eye view of the area will enjoy a hot air balloon ride or a trip in a small plane over the area.

The area is known for its great wine and a tour of a winery followed by a tasting is a fun way to spend an afternoon. Follow the General's Wine and History Trail which links 10 great wineries, or head for the Chester Gap Cellars at Front Royal or the Fox Meadow Vineyards at Linden.

Getting to Your Shenandoah Valley Vacation Rentals

The nearest airport to the Shenandoah Valley is Washington Dulles International Airport which is 103 miles from Staunton, the center of the valley. Other options are the Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington DC and the Baltimore-Washington Airport which is 149 miles away. Connections to the Shenandoah Regional Airport at Staunton and Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport are possible. Pick up a rental car at the airport and your vacation has already begun.

Seasonal Weather Makes Virginia Vacation Rentals Year-Round Attractions

The weather in this area of Virginia has warm sunny summers and pleasant fall temperatures. Expect daytime highs to be around 83 F in July and August. Winters have temperatures below freezing over night and daytime highs of around 40 F. The area has moderate rainfall throughout the year and snow in the winter.

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