Take Your Team on a Blue Ridge Mountain Retreat!

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Last updated: 10/11/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

A serene, scenic setting for milestone events: Off-site retreats. Family reunions. Overflow space for out-of-town kin at weddings or funerals. Enjoy a private bedroom , or wander over 300 acres of woodland, and meadow. Gather together in the great room. Talk privately in the office.

Visit nearby attractions. In less than 25 minutes you can be at the D-Day Memorial, Blue Ridge Parkway, Peaks of Otter recreation area, or the James River.

Liberty University, Smith Mountain Lake, Roanoke, Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, and the Booker T. Washington National Monument are less than an hour away.

Economize by cooking for yourself, or splurge by calling on a local catering service. There's even a five-star restaurant three miles away -- but you will need to make reservations for the Mill Stone Tea Room!

Sit on the deck after dinner, and watch the sun set behind the Peaks of Otter. Then enjoy DVDs (or PowerPoint presentations!) on the flatscreen monitor.

Rally your team in the spacious great room, with more than 600 square feet of floor space. Or, have private meetings in the conference room. Bring a spirit of adventure, and take home a harvest of memories.

Special notes:
PLEASE IGNORE the "average nightly rate" that VRBO calculated without our consent.

CANCELLATION: All cancellations must be in writing. Cancellation must be received 30 days prior to arrival or rentals paid are forfeit.

* The Forest Service does not permit ATVs in the national park.

Keywords: Lodge, Blue Ridge, Bedford, Lynchburg, Liberty University, Peaks of Otter, hiking

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Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Our OTHER vacation rental property, the Hawk's Nest Cabin, is pet-friendly....moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 12-15

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library


  • Live Theater
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    You can see the Peaks of Otter from this site....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine:

    In utility room....moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Freestanding fireplace in great room...moreless


  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Bicycles:

    I have a mountain bike to lend out -- but you'll need to bring your own helmet and gloves. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 1 - Nov 30, 2016
7 night min stay


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $500 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
1 night min stay

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Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Manager info

Year Purchased: 1970

About: Urban and regional planner retired to raise apples, cattle, and children. A passionate outdoorsman, he enjoys welcoming people who share his appreciation for the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Why Bedford, VA, USA:
Tom Smedley views Appalachia as 'the playground for megalopolis.' In less than three hours, residents of Northern Virginia, Washington, DC, or the North Carolina Triad and Triangle areas, can find clean air, mountains, wildlife, and breathing room.

The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
This facility is made to order for larger groups. Six couples and three of their children can retreat to private bedrooms, mingle with co-workers or kin in the great room, have private conversations in a small office, or hike the 300+ acres with kissing cousins. Listen to the music of Overstreet Creek. Lift your eyes to horizons many miles away, clearly visible in the transparent air. Watch the clouds playing tag with the mountain tops. See new birds on south- and north-facing hillsides. Let us help you make your milestone events truly memorable.

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Speaks: english



  • Back / deck view

    Back / deck view

  • Great room

    Great room

  • Bedroom


  • Freestanding fireplace

    Freestanding fireplace

  • Office / small conference room

    Office / small conference room

VRBO #245475

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 18, 2016

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Take Your Team on a Blue Ridge Mountain Retreat!

Bedford, VA, USA #245475

6 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 15

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