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Your Secluded, Private Retreat Complete with Hot Tub!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Leave your stress, worries and hectic life at the bottom of the mountain because 24 Fox Sparrow Lane is a cozy space where you can rest, relax and enjoy the company of your friends, family and serene surroundings.

The living room has a wonderful fireplace that heats the house up after a long day of skiing. We have fantastic outdoor space to enjoy the local wildlife - deer, raccoons, groundhogs and a huge red headed woodpecker often visit. There is a upper deck ideal for a cup of coffee and a book, or just a nap. The house has a wrap around deck with outdoor dining table, chairs and a hot tub. There is even a large screened in porch on the lower deck level.

After a long hike in the woods, a tough day on the links, or a skiing adventure the hot tub is the icing on the cake to sooth your hard working muscles.

Our home is perfect for a family getaway. With 3 TVs there is plenty of space for everyone to do what they choose. It also makes a nice retreat for 2-3 couples to get away for the weekend.

The Winter garden Spa has wonderful services and is within a mile of the house. Devil's Knob Golf Course and Grill is within walking distance...downhill on the return trip!

Our kitchen is well stocked and if you choose to cook a meal you will find all the equipment you need right down to a great selection of spices.

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Donnie Harper
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 5, 2018

About Donnie Harper

I am hard working, but I love to play equally as much as I enjoy my work. I went to UVA and I've enjoyed cheering for my alma mater's football team since the mid 80's. I enjoy golfing at as many courses as I possibly can and love to be outside.

Donnie Harper purchased this house in 2002

Why Donnie Harper chose Wintergreen

Wintergreen is a beautiful location. Every time I go there it is relaxing and peaceful. Sometimes the hardest decision (and only decision I make all day long) is whether to go in the hot tub. I am grateful to have such a special location so accessible to me where I can visit and truly unwind.

What makes this house unique

I enjoy the long and often challenging walks, golfing, skiing. In the summer it is especially refreshing to climb the mountain and get away from the heat and humidity of Richmond where we live. The temperatures are 10-14 degrees cooler in the summer, and of course colder in the winter. But this also means we are often the first ( and only) people to see snow in central Virginia. I almost always enjoy a massage from Wintergarden Spa!


Wintergreen House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Each bathroom has a bath tub with a shower.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom is on first floor and has a full bath.
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , The "kids" room has two twin beds, a TV and is on the second
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , The respite room has a private second floor deck.
  • King size beds (1) The king bed is in the first floor master bedroom. Double Beds (1) The double is in the 2nd floor bedroom with a private balcony overlooking the woods. Twin or Single Beds (2) Is on the 2nd floor in the the 'kids' room.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Your Secluded, Private Retreat Complete with Hot Tub!
average rating of 4.64 based on 50 reviews

A holiday dream in the mountains!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for this wonderful week in Wintergreen! There was everything in the house what we needed and even did not thought about it. We enjoyed the pool after hiking on the trails in the resort and the mountains and also the grill. We highly recommend this beautyful place to our friends and families and would love to come back!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the great review! Also thank you for taking such GREAT care of our home! Katie and Donnie
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  • 5 of 5

Very quiet and clean. Perfect for what we wanted. Owners were accommodating all the way around.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, cozy home!

  • 5 of 5

We LOVED our stay in Wintergreen! This home was perfect for lounging, making meals, and relaxing in the hot tub! Very cozy and we all had a great time. Also extremely convenient location to the slopes! Would stay again!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Richmond, Va.

Comfy, cozy, great location.

  • 4 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay here. Very comfortable living area and cozy master bedroom. Had everything we needed for a weekend getaway! We would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect location, well stocked kitchen, cozy cabin

  • 5 of 5

We loved how close this cabin is to everything. Close to the slopes, antique stores, golf course, and breweries! Loved the comfy beds and towels. Best kitchen for those who like to cook on vacation. Thank you for letting us use your lovely home.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wintergreen Ski Trip

  • 5 of 5

It had everything we needed and was a great place to stay! We would definitely go back!

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $125

Refunds are not given for inclement weather.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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