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Treetop Cottage-Coolfont Mountainside Award Winning Resort

Berkeley Springs, WV, USA
  • Cottage1800 sqft
  • Bedrooms4
  • Sleeps10
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay2 - 4 nights

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Berkeley Springs is one of the best known arts towns in the Mid-Atlantic. Many practitioners of both the healing arts and visual arts have been attracted to the area for several centuries. It is a town of galleries, good food and a variety of 'alternative' and holistic therapists.

Coolfont is a quiet, rustic retreat just a couple of miles outside of Berkeley Springs-- the roads and cottages were designed in complete harmony with the landscape, maximizing both beauty and privacy. Cacapon State Park abuts the property and features a Robert Trent Jones golf course, fishing, hiking and a great Mission Style Lodge.

Ideal Getaway Cottage: Situated 4 miles from Berkeley Springs, WV - the nation's first Spa Warm mineral springs were used by Native Americans as healing waters long before white settlers arrived. The springs became America's first Spa when George Washington and his friends formed the town of Bath in 1776. 'Taking the waters' has remained a popular sport in Bath - now Berkeley Springs for more than two centuries. There are now four facilities, including the State Park, which offer professional baths and massage.

Berkeley Springs State Park: Roman Bath, Massage therapy. Art galleries, Antique shops.

Other Activities: Cacapon State Park, C&O Canal, White Tail Ski Resort. Lots of hiking trails from cottage. Good restaurants. Fun shopping; book stores.

Keywords: Cottage

Owner

Carolyn Snyder

Member Since 2006
Response rate:
100%
Response time:
within one hour
Speaks:
english
Calendar last updated:
Apr 07, 2018
About Carolyn Snyder

Carolyn Snyder, I am the broker owner of Snyder,Bailey and Associates Inc. We have had the real estate business for 25 years in Eastern WV. I'm originally from New York and formally taught at City University and for the State University. Coming to WV I was elected to the State Legislature and then worked for Governor Rockefeller for 8 years running his Eastern Panhandle office and working with economic development.

Carolyn Snyder purchased this Cottage in 2008

Why Carolyn Snyder chose Berkeley Springs

For a time I was involved with Coolfont Resort that developed the Coolfont Mountainside as well as the resort. I found the area not only naturally beautiful but found those involved in the community,interesting with varied backgrounds, primarily professional, caring, kindly souls that loved nature and intellectual pursuits. The town itself is one of the top artists towns in the country and has a fun, mix of creative people and activities.

What makes this Cottage unique

Located in the woods, private yet with neighbors somewhat nearby, amenities such as hiking trails, tennis, beautiful pool and hot tub in a wooded setting, close to town, easy access where all factors in my decision to purchase.

Amenities

    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Hot Tub
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking

      Bedrooms

      • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
      • Bedroom 1
        1 king
      • Bedroom 2
        1 queen, 1 twin/ single
      • Bedroom 3
        1 queen, 1 twin/ single
      • Bedroom 4
        2 twin/ single

        Bathrooms

        • 2 Bathrooms
        • Bathroom 1
          toilet, combination tub/shower
        • Bathroom 2
          toilet, combination tub/shower

          Location Type

            • Monument View
            • Mountain
            • Mountain View
            • Village

              Theme

                • Away From It All
                • Family
                • Sports & Activities
                • Tourist Attractions

                  Meals

                    • Guests provide their own meals

                      General

                        • Living Room
                        • Air Conditioning
                          Central AC
                        • Broadband Access
                        • Clothes Dryer
                        • Firewood
                        • Heating
                          Electric heat pump
                        • ISDN Access
                        • Internet
                        • Iron & Board
                        • Linens Provided
                        • Alarm Clock
                        • Local Maps
                        • Local Restaurant Guide
                        • Parking
                        • Parking Off Street
                        • Parking On Street
                        • Telephone
                        • Towels Provided
                        • Washing Machine
                        • Wood Stove
                          Wood provided

                          Kitchen

                            • Kitchen
                            • Blender
                            • Coffee Maker
                            • Cooking Utensils
                            • Dishes & Utensils
                            • Dishwasher
                            • Coffee Grinder
                            • Microwave
                            • Oven
                            • Refrigerator
                            • Stove
                            • Stove
                            • Toaster

                              Dining

                                • Dining Area
                                • comfy seating for 12 people

                                  Entertainment

                                    • Audio Tape Player
                                    • Books
                                    • CD Player
                                    • DVD Player
                                    • Television
                                      Limited. Trees don't allow for cable.
                                    • VCR
                                    • Video Library

                                      Outside

                                        • Deck / Patio
                                          Large wrap around deck in the treetops. Lots of seating and tables for outdoor dining and relaxing.
                                        • Golf
                                          Nearby highly rated Robert Trent Jones Public Golf Course at Cacapon State Park
                                        • Lanai / Gazebo
                                          Screened porch.
                                        • Outdoor Grill
                                          Charcoal grill. Guests to provide their own charcoal and lighter fluid
                                        • Screen Porch / Veranda
                                        • Tennis
                                        • Tennis Court
                                        • Wood Deck

                                          Suitability

                                            • Long-term Renters Welcome

                                              Pool / Spa

                                                • Communal Pool
                                                  In beautiful wooded setting nearby.
                                                • Hot Tub
                                                  Community hot tub in the pool area.

                                                  Attractions

                                                    • autumn foliage
                                                    • churches
                                                    • cinemas
                                                    • festivals
                                                    • health/beauty spa
                                                    • library
                                                    • museums
                                                    • playground
                                                    • pond
                                                    • restaurants

                                                      Leisure Activities

                                                        • photography
                                                        • antiquing
                                                        • eco tourism
                                                        • gambling casinos
                                                        • horseback riding
                                                        • paddle boating
                                                        • bird watching
                                                        • scenic drives
                                                        • sight seeing
                                                        • sledding
                                                        • walking
                                                        • wildlife viewing

                                                          Local Services & Businesses

                                                            • ATM/bank
                                                            • fitness center
                                                            • groceries
                                                            • hospital
                                                            • massage therapist
                                                            • medical services

                                                              Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                                • mountain biking
                                                                • basketball court
                                                                • fly fishing
                                                                • freshwater fishing
                                                                • golf
                                                                • golf privileges optional
                                                                • hiking
                                                                • hunting
                                                                • kayaking
                                                                • fishing
                                                                • mountain climbing
                                                                • mountaineering
                                                                • rock climbing
                                                                • skiing
                                                                • snowboarding
                                                                • spelunking
                                                                • swimming
                                                                • tennis

                                                                  Notes

                                                                    • This is a comfortable, attractive cottage, in a wonderful private, wooded setting away from it all yet convenient to and with easy access to Berkeley Springs (4 miles) and Cacapon State Park. This is an established award winning community. There are marked hiking trails through out, tennis courts, community pool and hot tub.

                                                                      House Rules

                                                                      Check-in: 3:00 PM

                                                                      Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                                      Cancellation Policy

                                                                      Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

                                                                      23 Reviews

                                                                      Excellent4.4/5

                                                                      Latest reviews

                                                                      Ok...not great.

                                                                      Lara G.Portland, OR

                                                                      Unfortunately this is one of those places that just looks better in the pictures. The house is a little worse for the wear and was just kind of dirty. The items in the kitchen could use updating (knives were so unsharp that they were almost dangerous to use) or at least a note should be added to the description to bring everything you'll need on your own. The kitchen is also pretty tiny for any more than two people to be in at one time. The host was friendly and easy to deal with, but overall, I think the rental price should be lowered so that expectations would be better in alignment with the realities of this house.

                                                                      Owner's Response:

                                                                      So sorry to hear this. We appreciate you taking the time to share with us in order that we can improve and do better.

                                                                      We work very hard on keeping the house spotless. Generally all the comments reflect how clean the house is; we pride ourselves on this. Certainly I will be talking to our cleaning gals that pride themselves on doing a good job.

                                                                      We will certainly check on the knives in the kitchen and any other items to see if they need attention. Again usually our reports from guests come back that the kitchen is fully stocked with all the dishes and items needed.

                                                                      We always want our guests to enjoy their stay and we always want to keep the house up to snuff.

                                                                      We do feel that our $250 a night rate that includes all linens, towels, wood for the wood stove, fully furnished 4 bedroom contemporary that generally houses 8-10 people is a bargain.

                                                                      I really can't respond much more, as the stay occurred over a month ago and this is the first time I have heard that this guest was dissatisfied.

                                                                      Beautiful Weekend Getaway with everything you need!!

                                                                      Sukhpreet D.

                                                                      This was perfect, just what we needed. The home was perfect for 4 couples (8 people). The kitchen had all utensils, pots and pans needed! The dining area was perfect for large meals we cooked. The living room areas has 3 huge couches surrounding the indoor fireplace! Wood, firestarter and matches are provided for you, which is perfect! Huge deck which would be perfect for the summer! We went tubing at white tail skinresort which is about 40 min away. We had no complaints about renting this home, will do it again next time! The homeowners are easily accessible, they replied immediately about any questions. Thank You for making our trip great!!

                                                                      Owner's Response:

                                                                      Thank you so much for taking the time and sharing your experience at Treetop Cottage. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and that you found the cottage comfortable and to your liking.

                                                                      We pay close attention to the property wanting our guests to have a good experience; our caretakers consider it their own and are diligent in their care and concern for the cleanliness and that everything is up to snuff.

                                                                      Glad to hear you enjoyed tubing at Whitetail; many of our guests go there to ski.

                                                                      We look forward to your staying with us again.

                                                                      Private, quiet retreat

                                                                      Leeann N.

                                                                      The house was perfect for our girls weekend. Enough beds for everyone and was stocked with everything we needed. We would definitely rent this home again!

                                                                      Quiet weekend away with old friends

                                                                      KATARINA M.

                                                                      The property was just like the pictures. It was very clean and the beds were very comfortable. A very easy and short drive to the center of town. We loved the back deck and porch. It was a very relaxing and wonderful weekend, would love to return

                                                                      Owner's Response:

                                                                      Thank you so much for taking the time to review Treetop Cottage. We are pleased you enjoyed the property and found it very clean, the beds comfortable and a short drive to the center of town. We work on keeping the cottage attractive and in good condition for our guests. We are happy to hear you found it "very relaxing" and do hope you will come back and stay with us again.

                                                                      Many thanks for your comments.

                                                                      Lovely place!

                                                                      Ryan M.

                                                                      Our party enjoyed the space for our new year's eve gathering. The living room is ideal for group conversations, games, and otherwise focusing on each other. Good kitchen for cooking group meals, plenty of dishes. Nice wood stove in living room, with provided wood.

                                                                      Owner's Response:

                                                                      Thanks so much for taking the time to provide a review. We are glad you enjoyed our property; we work at keeping it attractive, comfortable and pleasant.

                                                                      Very cozy and well equipped home. The house felt festive and warm and the host most accommodating.

                                                                      George R.

                                                                      Great property for groups up to ten. It did not feel cramped even with the Christmas tree the hosts had setup. Sceeened porch and deck will make for great enjoyment spring through fall. All was in good repair. It even has high chair for any babies, and lots of beds for a multi family group like ours.

                                                                      Huge number of plates and silverware for serving a large crowd around the large table or on the deck. The sofas and chairs were so comfortable you won’t want to leave.

                                                                      A great wood stove is very toasty, a bit smoky until burning well. Plenty of firewood.

                                                                      The hiking at state park 7 miles away is varied for all levels, and relaxing.

                                                                      This is a perfect getaway from DC or Baltimore. Berkeley Springs is so close and offers much to do.

                                                                      Thanks to the very helpfull and responsive host.

                                                                      Owner's Response:

                                                                      Thank you so much for the helpful review. We work at keeping the house in good condition, attractive, comfortable and guest ready.

                                                                      Location

                                                                      Berkeley Springs, WV, USA

                                                                      Berkeley Springs is one of the best known arts towns in the Mid-Atlantic. Many practitioners of both the healing arts and visual arts have been attracted to the area for several centuries. It is a town of galleries, good food and a variety of 'alternative' and holistic therapists. Coolfont is a quiet, rustic retreat just a couple of miles outside of Berkeley Springs--the roads and cottages were designed in complete harmony with the landscape, maximizing both beauty and privacy. Cacapon State Park abuts the property and features a Robert Trent Jones golf course, fishing, hiking and a great Mission Style Lodge. Other Activities: Cacapon State Park, C&O Canal, White Tail Ski Resort

                                                                      Rates & Availability

                                                                      Additional information about rental rates

                                                                      Cleaning Fee
                                                                      $75
                                                                      Tax Rate
                                                                      12%

                                                                      If more than 8 guests (including children) additonal $25 per night per person. Rates subject to change any time before reservation made.

                                                                      $250avg/night
                                                                      23 Reviews
                                                                      Excellent 4.4/5
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