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Wood Cliff Cabin: Retreat, Repose, Relax.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2). Discounts for more than two night stays.

Wood Cliff Cabin is a secluded four-season retreat, a small hand-built haven providing luxurious beauty and alternative energy, perched on a cliff, 80' above a mountain stream. One room convenience includes a queen loft bed, fully equipped kitchen, deck and plenty of storage. In the adjacent bath house you will find the sauna, shower and composting toilet. Beautiful details complement the treetop views, including the 80’ cliff overlooking our mountain creek. Your host built this unique cabin in 2009, using ten different woods, with forest-honoring window friezes, custom metalwork and local stone.

The cabin is a five minute walk from your car. We will deliver you and your luggage to the site in our Kubota utility vehicle, which you may use during your stay. Once you arrive, we will introduce you to the energy systems. 12-volt batteries supply power for LED lighting, stereo, a ceiling fan, as well as cell phone and laptop charging. Propane runs the refrigerator, cook stove, a wall heater, a Weber grill on the deck, and additional lighting. A lovely woodstove provides warmth and charm. Our delicious well water is gravity-fed to the cabin and bath house.

We welcome travelling contemplatives, romantics, naturalists and artists to our hermitage.

When you are seeking restoration that uninterrupted time offers, come to our quiet retreat and become one with the forest.

Experience conscious consumption and focused attention to details. Enjoy the heightened awareness that only solitude brings.

Give yourself a solo or couple vacation devoted to recovering peace and joy. Slow down to the rhythm of nature and your own pace.

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Owner
michael kryzytski
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, russian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
January 24, 2017

About michael kryzytski

Mike is a professional cabinet and furniture maker. He built the entire cabin as if it were a cabinet and furnished the interior with his own work. Nancy is a calligrapher and artist, and her work adorns the inside of the cabin as well. Our house is five minutes from the cabin, so we are generally available to assist you in any way necessary.

michael kryzytski purchased this cabin in 2009

Why michael kryzytski chose Allegheny Mountains & Her Valleys

Mike and Nancy have been dreaming of building a small cabin and sauna on this property since 1989. In 2005 Mike built the wood-fired sauna which now also houses the shower and toilet for the adjacent cabin, which was completed in the Spring of 2010. The property is ideally situated, minutes from the Bald Eagle State Forest in one direction and the historic town of Lewisburg, 15 minutes in the other direction.

What makes this cabin unique

Listen to the quiet music of the creek, the soft song of the wind in the trees, the welcome interruptions of birds’ many calls. Smell the clean forest air, fragrant pines, pennyroyal or even skunk cabbage! Enjoy the rich mossy forest floor and cozy wood fires. Observe the play of light, constantly changing. Sun rises late to wake you in the loft bed, then sparkles on the water and projects surprise animations and shadows all around the cabin before setting over the deck. Your fresh meals grilled out on the deck or enjoyed inside wake up your taste buds. Perhaps you’ll try a wintergreen berry? Our pure clean well water is truly delicious. Wade in the shallow creek and dunk in the deeper pools. Play with clay from the banks, hug those trees, and touch the stones, bones and cones you will find. In Winter, fire-up the sauna and experience the refreshing feeling.

Guestbook comments from the owner

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g2rlmevtfDU&feature=youtu.be
Oct 2015
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Exceptional! 5/5 -
(54 traveler reviews)

Wood Cliff Cabin: Retreat, Repose, Relax.
average rating of 4.962963 based on 57 reviews
5

Beautiful, tranquil and inspiring

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommended! I'd love to go back in each season.

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Relaxing and private

  • 5 of 5

Very nice long weekend for two and a dog. The wood burning sauna with single digits outside was perfect. Absolutely beautiful property and a friendly gracious host who provided everything you need short of food and clothes. We would definitely consider a return trip.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Perfect Mini Retreat

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a wonderful time at this charming and cozy cabin. This was our second stay and we're looking forward to coming back next fall! Mike is a great host! - Melissa & Ervis, NJ.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Relaxing getaway in a beautiful and peaceful setting

  • 5 of 5

Our first visit to the tiny cabin this past June was so lovely that we decided we'd stay in every season. The location is just close enough to get to easily and just far enough to feel like you are really getting away. The setting is scenic; the cabin is charming and comfortably appointed; the hosts are gracious. Nearby Lewisburg and Mifflinburg are worth a visit if you want to get out, but you could certainly stay in the cabin (and on the deck) the entire time and not be sorry. We will certainly make this a regular destination and highly recommend it to anyone wanting a tranquil escape to the woods.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Two-day getaway

  • 5 of 5

The Wood Cliff cabin was perfect for the two of us, enough conveniences that we didn't feel lost but still a sense of remoteness and escape from the modern world. Everything very clean and professional.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Lovely!

  • 5 of 5

My time at wood cliff was fantastic. I had a cold and the owners were very kind and brought me teas and lozenges! Beyond the hospitality the cabin was a beauty and it is situated near a small river for relaxing reflection.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Rates & Availability

Lewisburg Cabin Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

CANCELLATIONS: More than 60 days prior to reservation: 90% refund or full credit for future stay, your choice.
Less than 60 days prior to reservation: 50% refund or full credit for a future stay, your choice

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Lewisburg Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing

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