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Recent Shenandoah Valley reviews

  • Just what we needed!

    "This house was a fantastic find for us - secluded with everything we needed. Our four-legged kids loved playing in the river (so did we!). Great fishing, canoeing, reading, and relaxing. Thank you for sharing your beautiful home - we will be back!"
    Guest: Melissa Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 19, 2014
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  • Loved Gooney Lodge

    "I recently stayed at Gooney lodge and I couldn't say enough good things about this place. It was close enough to DC to not spend hours on the highway, but also remote enough that we felt like we were truly escaping. The lodge is very charming and I loved sitting on the front porch enjoying the sounds of the creek. I would go back any time. It was a wonderful experience to truly unplug for the weekend. No cell service was a blessing!"
    Guest: Amy Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 21, 2014
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  • Nice home, centrally located.

    "A very nice, well equipped home. It is centrally located between a lot of the northern Shenandoah attractions. We stayed a week and day tripped to Front Royal, DC area, Manassas, Antietam, Harper's Ferry, Skyline Drive, Shenandoah museum and more. Seemed reasonable priced, I would stay there again."
    Guest: RedRyder Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 2, 2014
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  • Great Getaway Cabin - Romantic or Girls weekend

    "My husband suggested a weekend getaway for our birthdays and wanted to do something involving a cabin. I was recommended to VRBO.com by a friend who had used it before and started looking for our destination area of Luray, VA. Karen was wonderful to deal with and answered all the questions I had. I absolutely loved the coziness and cleanliness of the Blue Moon cabin (and I'll admit I'm picky about where I stay due to allergies) and the fact that we were close to things but not too close. The hot tub was great to relax in after a long day of walking. I highly recommend staying here!!"
    Guest: Rosie Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: December 2, 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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