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Your home away from home! Peace, quiet, enjoyment, relaxation, choices, hiking.

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Last updated: 06/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

The Mountain Pond House is a very unique property. It is located on the edge of a stocked, spring fed pond. There are two bedrooms with an additional queen size futon. This cottage is just the right spot to come relax, and enjoy the peace and quite. In the summer you hear the frogs and night creatures. There are deer aplenty and an occasional bear.

There are lots of things to do to help you get reconnected. There are 2 miles of mowed trails on the 125 acre property and walking sticks for hiking. The trail goes down by Walkers Creek. Fishing is really good in the 2 ponds. They have been stocked with bass and bream. If you feel real ambitious, you can go to Goshen Pass and go across the hanging bridge and hike up Jump Mountain. The Maury River and runs thru the pass and it is stocked with trout thru out the year.

The cottage is close enough to Lexington to visit all the historic sites.


Parents of the students at VMI, W&L and Southern University enjoy the Pond House and getting their kids away for a change. We are close enough to Natural Bridge and the Safari Park to make a fun day.

Just come and see for yourself. You will not be disappointed!

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome:

    12 and under are free...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3 Great room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Double couch opens into Double Bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Hiking trails, 2 fishing ponds, The Yellow Boat. 2 on ratesoutdoor fire pits. Please see notes...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Fire pit located at top of hill with great views...moreless

  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront:

    Cottage built on the edge of a large pond...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Carport
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Firewood
  • Garage:

    3 car carport...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Mobile Phone:

    Good reception with Verizon...moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    Local calls...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Boat
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$185
$1,250

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $55 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $18 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

$185/nt - $1250/wk US Dollars

US Dollars;

$185/night for 2 people. $55/night for each additional person.;

$335/week;

Children 12 and under are free;

Pet/night $18;

State tax 5%;

Local lodging tax6%;

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Dates Available: Year Round

deposit $100-$200. Accept Check, Visa or Master card


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 06/30/2016
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Location

65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Roanoke, Va.
18 Miles
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Rockbridge Baths
40 Miles
Nearest Ski

Car: Necessary

Mountain Pond House is in the country . We back up to the george Washington National Fores. You do not see any neighbors from the cottage. Most of the farms around raise cattle. There are lots of deer, turkey, bear, fox and birds. Great fishing and boating on the spring fed pond from the deck of the cottage. Peace, quite, privacy, relaxation, fishing hiking sightseeing, visit Historic Lexington, VMI, W&L, Natural Bridge, Safari Park, Zoo and Goshen Pass are here for your vacation! Just bring your food, camera and you are set.

Other Activities: Kayaking, Boating, Fishing, Wildlife Viewing, Hiking, Building a Bonfire, Flying a kite

 

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Photos

  • Your home away from home! Peace, quiet, enjoyment, relaxation, choices, hiking.

    Your home away from home! Peace, quiet, enjoyment, relaxation, choices, hiking.

  • Lower stocked spring feed pond

    Lower stocked spring feed pond

  • View from the upper dam toward the Mountain Pond House

    View from the upper dam toward the Mountain Pond House

  • Getting closer

    Getting closer

  • Covered walkway from 3 place carport leading to the main door

    Covered walkway from 3 place carport leading to the main door

  • Dining area and fully equiped kitchen

    Dining area and fully equiped kitchen

  • Loft bedroom up spiral steps to queen and single beds

    Loft bedroom up spiral steps to queen and single beds

  • Great room

    Great room

  • Bath with shower and tub

    Bath with shower and tub

  • Family enjoying the Yellow Boat

    Family enjoying the Yellow Boat

  • Ourdoor barbeque grill

    Ourdoor barbeque grill

  • The Gate will be open on the day of your arrival

    The Gate will be open on the day of your arrival

  • A place to rest and enjoy nature

    A place to rest and enjoy nature

  • Across the Pond

    Across the Pond

  • Finally here for your vacation!

    Finally here for your vacation!

  • Great room

    Great room

  • Downstairs full size Queen bed in the Master bedroom

    Downstairs full size Queen bed in the Master bedroom

  • View from loft down to the Great room and fold out double futon

    View from loft down to the Great room and fold out double futon

  • Great room

    Great room

  • View form the deck looking out on to the Pond

    View form the deck looking out on to the Pond

  • Having fun!

    Having fun!

  • Mountain Pond House and Jump Mountain. Start of 2 miles of mowed hiking trails.

    Mountain Pond House and Jump Mountain. Start of 2 miles of mowed hiking trails.

VRBO #323701

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, July 28, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Calendar last updated 06/30/2016
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