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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 West Virginia reviews
Star gazing in the hot tub is what life is all about
"Visited in the summer. Great place. Fireplace worked well and the property was stocked with firewood. Wrap around porch is nice. Property is quite isolated which is a plus. Star gazing was great! Hot tub worked well and was clean. Lots of hiking nearby into wilderness and backcountry. The creek and waterfall on property is nice to explore as well. The owners of the Elk River Touring Center (shows up as Elk River Inn & Restaurant on Google Maps) were super helpful and friendly for hiking and mountain biking advice. They rent bikes too. The gas grill worked well - the back of the grill is much hotter than the front. Watch for flare ups when cooking meat! Has central AC which worked great the couple of times we used it (picky friend needs to sleep in frigid conditions).
Would not recommend pizza from Route 66. Pizza at Cass restaurant more reasonable (like, Pizza Hut grade).
Negative: Hot tub could use more cup holders."
Guest: simon m.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: September 12, 2015
"This "For Sale" rental is 20+ years old, despite the image taken when it was first built. The fireplace doesn't work, and the owner said he won't invest money in a house for sale.
There is no hot tub, which is crucial for performance snow sports. There is one small bathtub in the house + 3 little showered bathrooms.
Most everything in the Kitchen is broken or falling apart. We couldn't cook unless we microwaved. The grocery store is 45 minutes away. It's a 30 minute drive [add $15 to parking at Silver Creek.]
This house is TOO FAR from the slopes, despite marketing.
The owner does not provide a lan line phone or working wi-fi password, so communications with the outside world was impossible because you can't get cell service anywhere. This would've been good to know ahead of time.
My nephew & family left very frustrated 100% because of the owner's lack of communications; we couldn't call make reservations, get the status of tubing, etc. When you're 30 minutes one way from it all, you NEED a working phone. And there's nothing but a gas station & real estate companies at the base of Snowshoe mountain.
All restaurants, food, etc. are at the top of Snowshoe - 30 minutes away. You need to take all backup gear, etc. with you; you're too far away to go back for anything you forgot due to the long drive. You're definitely away from the hustle and bustle...
There is a wonderful laundry room at the entrance for you to take off your wet gear & place it directly in the dryer, but there are no racks to safely set your ski's or snowboards. The owner wants you to leave those outside apparently, but this wasn't communicated anywhere.
There is NO communication from the owner. He never provided the wi-fi password despite my requests for it upfront. He was on vacation and unreachable during our stay. When he finally answered my email messages, he responded "Call me with any questions". Are you kidding me? And how does one make that phone call? He doesn't provide a LAN line. There is NO cell service there. So how precisely does one call the owner with questions? It's unprofessional to not answer phone calls or email messages."
Guest: D. SpencerDate of Stay: December 2014Review Submitted: January 23, 2015
"I met up with friends for a girls weekend here and it was perfect. The three bedrooms and bathrooms allowed each of us to have our own space and the common areas were very comfortable for our time together. We spent quite a bit of time in the Adirondack chairs overlooking the river - it was so peaceful. The fire pit offered a great gathering place in the evenings. It was a fantastic trip!"
Guest: Mindy M.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: September 3, 2015