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Afton Cottage:Private, Wineries, Breweries, Hiking,Shen.Natl.Pk,Uva,Monticello

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Afton Cottage and the Blue Ridge Mountains

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Last updated: 11/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

IGNORE THE INSTANT QUOTE. THE RATE IS USUALLY HIGHER THAN OUR ACTUAL RATE. Go to RATES for accurate quotes.

The design of Afton Cottage was inspired by a Japanese farm house.

Afton Cottage has Wi-Fi.

The kitchen is fully equipped and offers coffee,oil,spices,condiments,& seasonings. You will find Calphalon cookware and Sabatier knives.

The cottage is located 20 miles west of Charlottesville, home of the University of Virginia and Monticello. It is 25 minutes from Wintergreen, which offers golf, and skiing.

Staunton, which is renowned for its Victorian architecture, is 25 minutes west. In Staunton you will find The Museum of American Frontier Culture, the birthplace of Woodrow Wilson, and the Blackfriar's Playhouse, in addition to excellent restaurants and numerous other cultural and sightseeing opportunities.

The SHENANDOAH NATIONAL PARK, BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY, and APPALACHIAN TRAIL are only 15 minutes away as are 5 breweries and 10, or more, wineries, a distillery, and several cideries.

Numerous restaurants, offering everything from fine dining to good old country fare, are within 15 minutes.

UVA Visitors, we are just 20 miles from Scott Stadium, John Paul Jones Arena and THE ROTUNDA. Most of that is Interstate 64.

Whether you are looking for a quiet retreat or a central location from which to explore Central Virginia, we think you will enjoy our little gem. After hiking, antiquing, touring the local wineries, or merely sleeping late, curl up in front of the fireplace with a good book or relax on the deck and enjoy the mountains and the stars.

WE KEEP OUR CALENDAR UP TO DATE. PLEASE SEE 'VIEW CALENDAR' FOR AVAILABLE DATES BEFORE ENQUIRING ABOUT A SPECIFIC TIME PERIOD..

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Owner

Member since: 2007

Speaks: english, southern
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 950 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We do not rent to people under 25 years old without prior approval....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Big yard and nice open woods to explore....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved pets are always welcome. Please, no dogs younger than 1 year....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Vaulted Ceiling in the living room and kitchen

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    DirecTV with Premium channels!...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    A pleasant vista of the Blue Ridge Mountains....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air conditioning!...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace:

    It will warm you up fast!...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric heat pump and gas fireplace...moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    Two sets of sheets for each bed. ...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided:

    Lots o' towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Detergent, Softener, & non chlorine bleach provided...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Calphalon pans and Sabatier knives....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    We love to cook, so you should have everything you need. If not, give us a call and we shall run it down to you. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Wintergreen Resort is 20 miles from the cottage....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$213 $258
Fri, Sat, Sun
$895 $3,100
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:


Notes:

A security deposit equal to half the rent, up to $225.00, is due at the time the reservation is made. The rent is due in full 30 days prior to arrival. Two nights during the week are $425.00. A two night weekend (Fri & Sat or Sat & Sun) is $515.00. An additional night on either side of a 2 night stay is $110.00.

SINGLE NIGHT RATES:

Sun.-Thurs: $250.00 for 1-2 guests, $275.00 for 3-4

We do not accept single night reservations for Friday or Saturday.

Pets count as people for single nights.

$895/week...$1650/2 weeks...$3100/month

FOR UVA GRADUATION, WE RENT FOR A MINIMUM TWO NIGHT STAY.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 11/30/2016
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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Charlottesville Albemarle (CHO)
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Old Trail
6.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-64
9 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
La Cucina del Sol in Crozet
20 Miles
Nearest Ski
Wintergreen
 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Jameson & Campbell assist me with reservations. As you can see, we are pet friendly.

Why the Owner Chose Afton, VA, USA:
Afton Cottage is centrally located. Historical sites, golfing, skiing, hiking, wineries and breweries are nearby. The cottage is 2 hours from DC, 1 hour from Richmond, 30 minutes from Monticello to the East and Staunton to the West, 15 minutes from the Shenandoah National Park and Appalachian Trail.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
You will find complete privacy and tranquility, a dark, starry night sky, and deer in the front yard. The interior is furnished and equipped as well as any year-round home.


Contact us

Speaks: english, southern
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

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Photos

  • Afton Cottage and the Blue Ridge Mountains

    Afton Cottage and the Blue Ridge Mountains

  • 12 x 16 ft DECK

    12 x 16 ft DECK

  • the living room looking toward the bedrooms.

    the living room looking toward the bedrooms.

  • Twin Bedroom

    Twin Bedroom

  • One of our dramatic skies.

    One of our dramatic skies.

  • Summertime!

    Summertime!

  • Side yard

    Side yard

  • Our little Star is located right smack dab in the middle of everything.

    Our little Star is located right smack dab in the middle of everything.

  • Summer view

    Summer view

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • Snow on the Blue Ridge.

    Snow on the Blue Ridge.

  • Beautiful Fall

    Beautiful Fall

  • The stream at the bottom of the hill

    The stream at the bottom of the hill

  • Our fawn is courtesy of friend and pledge brother, Bart DeForrest.

    Our fawn is courtesy of friend and pledge brother, Bart DeForrest.

VRBO #153165

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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