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Secluded, Romantic Mountain Cabin for 2, fully equipped

Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type cabin


About the property

Secluded, Romantic Fully Equipped Cabin for 2 in Blue Ridge Mountains of VA.

Romantic, secluded fully equipped cabin for two in the Blue Ridge Mountains, 18 mi NW of Charlottesville, on Brokenback Mountain and near to Skyline Drive and the Appalachian Trail; 80 miles from Washington DC. Just a short drive to Charlottesville; home of 'Monticello' and the University of Virginia.

Located on over 200 acres, with 2 hiking trails on the property. The Cottage has a gas fireplace, fully equipped kitchen, 2 person Jacuzzi tub, and shower. No TV or telephone, but each has a stereo with CD's and tapes, and lots of books, board games, cards, etc.

Includes covered porch and open deck, with BBQ grill. There is also a hammock under the trees to relax in.

Sorry, no children, pets, or smoking in cottage.

Access to swimming pool in summer.

Relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of the city in the quiet of our mountain valley.

Amenities:: All kitchen appliances; coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator/freezer, blender, mixer, toaster - even down to the napkins in the kitchen.

Bath has 2 person Jacuzzi tub and separate shower; all linens and towels are provided, as well as amenities.

Bedroom has queen sized bed, and is carpeted, as is the dressing room area.

Living room has hardwood floors, sofa and chairs; lots of books, CD's and tapes, and board games and cards.

Secluded and very private.

Activities: : Swimming pool on property in season; 2 hiking trails on property.

Area: Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, very close to the Skyline Drive.

18 mi NW of Charlottesville, Va. which is home to Monticello and the University of Virginia. Also close to Montpelier and Ash Lawn, both homes of former Presidents. 90 miles from Washington, DC and about 65 miles from Richmond, Va. Close by to numerous wineries.

No children, no pets.

More Details

Property Manager
Chuck Swinney
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017


Dyke Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
  • 2 person jacuzzi tub and shower - all linens provided.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • One bedroom, with dressing room attached - all linens provided. Sleeps 2.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 garden chairs
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
Covered porch with rocking chairs and BBQ grill No Children; no pets.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Secluded, Romantic Mountain Cabin for 2, fully equipped
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

Beautiful and secluded

  • 5 of 5

Having no cell phone reception was real weird at first, but it was a very pleasant freeing experience. The cabin and the surrounding grounds were beautiful, and the creek was fantastic. Can't wait to go back

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy that you got to spend some nice, quiet time in the mountains and along Chesley Creek. So good to get away from all the electronic ties! Do hope that you will be able to return to Creek House.
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Wonderful secluded retreat!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful cabin. Sparkling clean, perfectly equipped, cozy. Amazing privacy. It could not have been nicer. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy that you enjoyed your stay in our mountains and in Virginia, and do hope you will stop by again sometime! Thanks for staying with us.
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Yorktown, VA

Simply perfect

  • 5 of 5

This tiny home has all that you'll need for a relaxing getaway. Though you cannot see the creek from the home, you can hear it's magical sound-- even in the far side of the home.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay in the mountains, and the sounds of Chesley Creek, and hope that you got in some good mountain biking while here. Hope to see you again.
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Richmond, VA

Perfect Romantic Retreat!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just got home from our stay in the Ridge cabin. It was an absolutely perfect getaway to celebrate our anniversary! The owners have truly thought out every detail. We loved hearing the creek as we sat on the porch in the rocking chairs. The hammock was so relaxing. There was a wonderful jacuzzi as well! We cannot say enough great things about what a wonderful experience we had at Chesley Creek Farms.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What an Amazing Stay.

  • 5 of 5

Not one thing I would Change. Perfect!

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Haven, CT


  • 5 of 5

Chuck's hospitality was amazing. Our cabin in the woods was the perfect place to get away and relax for the weekend. We could hear the gurgling of Chelsey Creek as we sat in the rocking chairs on the back porch. Beautiful woods all around, a warm fire, and a jacuzzi. We cooked, relaxed, and watched the stars drift across the sky each night.

Thanks again for such a memorable and magical trip!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Jan 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You guys are welcome to come back to the mountains anytime you can get away. Enjoyed having you here with us.
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Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Charlottesville, VA (CHO)
Nearest Train
18 Miles
Charlottesville VA
Nearest Restaurant
9 Miles
Stanardsville VA
Nearest Ski
17 Miles
Car: necessary

Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, 18 miles NW of Charlottesville, and 10 miles from Skyline Drive and George Washington National Forest. 90 miles SW of Washington, DC and 75 NW of Richmond, Va.

Other Activities: 2 hiking trails on property

Ski: Nearby at Massanutten in Shenandoah Valley


Rates & Availability

Dyke Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0
Tax Rate 10.0%

$190.00 per night + tax weekdays
$215.00 per night + tax weekends.
Tax: 10%
Two nite minimum on weekends
One night's rate required for deposit.
Deposit refund in full if cancellation made prior to 7 days of arrival.
Cash, check, or money order - no credit cards
Please inquire for information on additional cottages located on the same property

Manager'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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