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'Best Value' : Waterfront! $50 $50 Off Dec 2016: Shenandoah Waterfront!

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Last updated: 07/09/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

WOODS & WATER EVERYWHERE
Clean & Comfortable! This property is truly special.

VRBO 'BEST VALUE' : River Views...hear the rapids

The Riverhouse sits on a quiet, scenic stretch of the Shenandoah River. It's inside a rustic, gated community on it's own private lane.

*** WE JUST COMPLETED A BEAUTIFUL ADDITION:
A FABULOUS, CONTEMPORARY BATHROOM ! ***

Located just 15 minutes from historic Middleburg, Virginia, this cottage retreat on 8 acres of property is perfect for anyone who loves the outdoors and enjoys real privacy.

Turn Key: We provide all fresh linens and towels, paper & plastic goods, spices, condiments, kitchen ware, etc.
THERE'S NO NEED TO OVERPACK!
$295 per night/$1900 per week...ask about specials/discounts.

Feel free to use the new washer/dryer. Your getaway should be carefree!

You'll truly escape. Blue herons, bald eagles, owls, wild turkeys, jays and cardinals call The Riverhouse home too.
Don't let the dirt road fool you, this is a private, gated community and the home sits far back on a secluded lane.

Just over an hour from D.C./ 45 minutes from Dulles Airport.

Enjoy our community's beautiful swimming pool during summertime (5 min drive), but you may be all alone, as the few locals who live here tend to favor the river.

In the heart of horse & wine country: Vineyards and wineries host seasonal festivals, tours, tastings and live music. Families, parties & children welcome. Many are pet friendly too.

Host a gals weekend, summer vacation, quiet get-away, family gathering or a Thanksgiving celebration. Grab our kayaks, canoe or tubes and find the waterfall near the community swimming pool. Sink into the cozy couches and steal an afternoon nap. At night, sit by the fire pit under the stars.

Romantic for two...too.

The cottage has a quaint loft, sunroofs, ceiling fans and two decks overlooking the Shenandoah River. Spring, summer, winter or fall--when the leaves are on fire-- this spot is a simple slice of heaven. Many repeat clients, so book early, especially during peak and holiday weeks.

Check us out on FACEBOOK! More pictures, location details & see our rental agreement at "Welcome Riverhouse Friends".
(Email inquiries! Calendar is NOT updated)

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Keywords: Riverfront home on 8 acres of woods

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    The loft and it's ladder are for adults...moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    Floor plan is open on the main floor, but no ramped entrance. One step up to the front door. New bathroom has level floor entrance and tiled seat...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Doggie Door to fenced, outdoor area...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 bunk bed

    ...moreless

  • Loft: 1 queen, 1 double

    Loft & ladder is not for small children...moreless

  • 2 Queen size Beds (main floor) 1 Double bed (loft) 2 Twin beds (main floor & loft) Twin Bunk Beds (main floor) *Pack N Play crib available upon request (8 guests max.)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Kayaks and canoe provided to guests. Private gated community, but the dirt roads make this a rustic, private retreat. 4x4 recommended, especially in inclement weather. Check out our website: http://www.riverhousevacation.com/ or our Facebook page "Welcome Riverhouse Friends". We are in Boyce, Va. Please see our adress on the google map provided to familiarize yourself with our exact location. We are on th Shenandoah River, an hour north of Skyline Drive. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    'RIVER' VIEW: Shenandoah River (we check this box due to limited search filters) ...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    'RIVER' front property (we check this box so our waterfront property will populate amid the limited search options)...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Located below what locals call " The Ridge " (views of the Northern Shenandoah Valley)...moreless

  • Rural:

    Great training ground for trail runners, Cross Fit, mountain bike, or do a10K hilly run. Country road is scenic & quiet and can be a moderate challenge to keep you inspired to train on your vacation...moreless

  • Water View:

    Property is Riverfront and the house sits on a wooded bluff above riverbank with a path to our private, gravel beach. This remote property is accessed by gravel roads thru a canopy of trees & woods....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    On the Shenandoah River! Property is waterfront on 7 acres of tall trees and woods. No neighbors are in view from the property....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Nook bench dining area. Larger parties are invited to move our additional table to deck or living room for more comfortable seating at mealtime. High chair:Hippo clip seat for bench-side mount only....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Heating
  • Linens Provided:

    All Fresh Linens and Towels provided...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    full size...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    internet Hot Spot available with booster can be spotty, due to remote location. If you must have reliable internet for your stay, this can not be guaranteed....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker:

    Espresso machine and drip coffee makers...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) 2 private decks off family room and master bedroom...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Beautiful swimming pool with partial shade, chairs and bathroom. Seasonal only...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring into Summer
Mar 2 - Oct 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$295
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Fresh linens & Amenities $0
  • Pet Fee $95

Notes:

Ask about our great discounts!

We offer couples a rate of $195 per night, on a one week stay.

Our mid-week deals also start at $195 per night.

Our standard rate is $295 per night-- 3 night minium or $1900 per week.

Summertime books solid & the calendar updates once a week, so please email inquiry thru VRBO. Enjoy!

We prefer personal check or PayPal, but will take credit card payments. Security deposits should be a check that can be refunded after departure inspection.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Dulles International Airport
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Va Rt 50
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
Nearest Beach
Private landing/beach

Car: Necessary

Use our four kayaks and explore! Winery tours and tastings nearby. Restaurants & shops.

Saturdays/Summertime: Vintage & biplane air show, Twilight Polo matches (Great Meadow)

Orchards: Peach, apple, berry picking (seasonal)

Fishing, bird watching and privacy! Located 1 hour north of Shenandoah Nat'l Park in the wilderness. Private community pool 5 min. away.

 

Owner info

About the owner: Check us out on Facebook @'Welcome Riverhouse Friends' Be sure to read our 'long description' on the ABOUT page to make sure this getaway is what you're looking for. We are accessed by 3 miles of gravel country road that had an abundance of wildlife. We are perched above the beautiful wide Shenandoah River, with a bit of a steep climb from the private landing right on our property.

Why the Owner Chose Boyce, VA, USA:
We can breathe here! No traffic, no neighbors or street lights and a world away from DC. You are in the woods...surrounded by woods and water! Ahhhhhh. We bought this 2nd home for our family and children. We're now putting 2 through college!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The cottage is also 20 minute drive to the Appalachian Trail. A hiking paradise! Middleburg offers great boutique shopping. From fine clothing & jewelry, to fancy toiletries, gourmet meats and take-home meal, visit this lovely town on the way to some of the wineries. There's even a special store for the furry member of your family. Berryville is a step back in time. Grab an ice cream cone or a latte. You are 20 minutes from the nearest grocery store. You pack in your goodies and we provide the fresh linens, towels, paper goods, etc. Please see more on Our Facebook page ("Welcome Riverhouse Friends"). Click on "ABOUT" and read our 'long description'.


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Photos

  • Have a cocktail & await our amazing sunsets!

    Have a cocktail & await our amazing sunsets!

  • Masterful Views!  
You can breathe here.

    Masterful Views! You can breathe here.

  • Loft living area/bedrooms up ladder

    Loft living area/bedrooms up ladder

  • Welcome to The Riverhouse

    Welcome to The Riverhouse

  • Master Bed

    Master Bed

  • Take a dip or lounge in the sun... or shade.

    Take a dip or lounge in the sun... or shade.

  • The Cloud Room:  Loft bedroom is a favorite!

    The Cloud Room: Loft bedroom is a favorite!

  • Main floor guest (queen)

    Main floor guest (queen)

  • All Summer:
Twilight Polo on Saturday

    All Summer: Twilight Polo on Saturday

  • On the Shenandoah! Master bedroom deck

    On the Shenandoah! Master bedroom deck

  • Pebble Zen: New custom master ensuite in stone. Foot massage anyone?

    Pebble Zen: New custom master ensuite in stone. Foot massage anyone?

  • Fenced pen and doggie door...with riverviews too!

    Fenced pen and doggie door...with riverviews too!

  •  Great place to build memories

    Great place to build memories

  • Our Private Landing:  Launch our kayaks, fish, sunbathe or just watch sunsets

    Our Private Landing: Launch our kayaks, fish, sunbathe or just watch sunsets

  • Main floor bunks/kids toys, puzzels, DVDs, games, etc.

    Main floor bunks/kids toys, puzzels, DVDs, games, etc.

  • R-E-L-A-X!

    R-E-L-A-X!

  • Wade or swim...gentle current typically allows for easy up stream paddle

    Wade or swim...gentle current typically allows for easy up stream paddle

  • Wildlife, birders & nature lovers paradise

    Wildlife, birders & nature lovers paradise

VRBO #226693

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Saturday, July 23, 2016

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