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Ramsey's Retreat- Relaxing Get Away Beautiful Views- Paddle Boat

Huddleston, VA, USA
  • House
  • Bedrooms4
  • Sleeps9
  • Bathrooms3
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay1 - 6 nights

4 Bedrms 3 Baths (Sleeps 9 maximum 6 adults)

Ramsey's Retreat- Relaxing Get Away Beautiful Views- Paddle Boat

Welcome to Ramsey's Retreat, located on 1.7 acres in a private subdivision. This beautiful spacious home is nestled at the end of a quiet cove, surrounded by shade trees, with a spectacular view of the lake and mountains.

It is comfortably furnished with hardwood floors and tile throughout the home. There are 3 bedrooms with queen sz. beds & one bedrm. with two single sz. beds. The Master bedrm. walks out onto deck overlooking lake.

Spacious living rm. has satellite TV/DVD player & gas fireplace; & a formal dinning rm., both overlooking the lake. Fully equipped kitchen has stone countertops and a breakfast nook with views of lake. There are three full sz. bathrooms with Jacuzzi tub in Master bath. Basement, as game room, offers a ping pong table, dartboard, putting golf strip, & another TV.

Curl up with a book on the back deck or take a short walk down to the private dock & beach area. Enjoy swimming in the no wake cove or a relaxing ride in a paddle boat.

Many type of wild life keep the excitement going, as well as fishing off the dock. For nature lovers there is SML State Park, Blue Ridge Parkway, & the Peaks of Otter w/ a wide choice of hiking & bike trails to choose from.

You can take a ride on the Virginia Dare to see the lake while dinning for lunch or dinner. The area is rich in history. You might want to visit the Booker T. Washington Plantation, D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, or take a tour to see how SML Dam was constructed. A drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway is a must, taking in the beautiful views of the mountains and breath taking colors of Autumn.

Across our cove & within view of Ramsey's Retreat is Mitchell's Point Marina where you can rent boats of all kinds. The Marina has a restaurant with great food & offers free wireless internet.

Within a short drive or boat ride there are all kinds of restaurants from Chinese to Italian, to southern home cooking.

Also visit downtown Moneta or Hales Ford Bridge area for restaurants, shopping, & entertainment.

This is the perfect get away from the hectic pace of everyday living.



Member Since 2011
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Response time:
within a few hours
Calendar last updated:
Apr 21, 2018


    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
      • Bedroom 1
        1 queen
      • Bedroom 2
        1 queen
      • Bedroom 3
        2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon
      • Bedroom 4
        1 queen
      • Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2)


      • 3 Bathrooms

          Location Type

            • Lake View
            • Lakefront
            • Mountain View
            • Water View


                • Away From It All
                • Family
                • Historic
                • Romantic
                • Sports & Activities


                    • Guests provide their own meals


                        • Air Conditioning
                        • Clothes Dryer
                        • Garage
                        • Gas Fireplace
                        • Heating
                        • Parking Off Street
                        • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
                        • Washing Machine


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


                                • Dining Room
                                • comfy seating for 4 people


                                    • Books
                                    • CD Player
                                    • DVD Player
                                    • Game Room
                                      Basement/Game Room
                                    • Ping Pong Table
                                    • Satellite / Cable


                                        • Deck / Patio
                                          Deck has patio table & chairs, & wicker furniture. Patio has glider & swing overlooking lake. Dock has adirondack chairs. Paddle Boat.
                                        • Lawn / Garden
                                          Fire pit
                                        • Outdoor Grill

                                          Pool / Spa

                                            • jetted tub


                                                • cinemas
                                                • museums
                                                • restaurants
                                                • theme parks
                                                • zoo

                                                  Leisure Activities

                                                    • antiquing
                                                    • boating
                                                    • miniature golf
                                                    • shopping
                                                    • sight seeing
                                                    • wildlife viewing

                                                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                        • kayaking
                                                        • cycling
                                                        • golf
                                                        • hiking
                                                        • jet skiing
                                                        • fishing
                                                        • parasailing
                                                        • sailing
                                                        • swimming
                                                        • water skiing
                                                        • wind-surfing


                                                            • Library and resturants nearby for WiFi. Ping pong table, Putting Strip, Dart Board ~ Covered deck, patio.and dock.

                                                              House Rules

                                                              Check-in: 3:00 PM

                                                              Check-out: 10:00 AM

                                                              Cancellation Policy

                                                              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                              26 Reviews


                                                              Latest reviews

                                                              Beautiful home & yard & Smith Mountain & lake views!

                                                              CB B.Springfield, VA

                                                              Great house with dock looking at Smith Mountain & lake. Perfect set up for us with # of BR's & baths. Nice private yard, beautiful home & great views! Easy walking on street, close to state park & marina at end of parkway. Saw deer walk thru property every day & nite, caught large mouth bass at dock & a few blue gill & sunfish with worm lure & worms. Great one level living with long deck off kitchen/living room with perfect view of Smith Mountain & lake. Very comfortable beds, chairs & furniture.

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Thank you for taking the time to let us know how you enjoyed your stay! We appreciate it! Love to hear about our guest's fun experiences:)

                                                              John & Donna

                                                              Awesome Retreat!

                                                              Carolyn R.

                                                              Ramsey's Retreat is very beautiful. It's so warm and cozy. We enjoyed our stay tremendously. From the moment we stepped onto the property, we were excited. The views are gorgeous, the area is quiet and we felt so comfortable while we were there. We definitely felt blessed to find such a perfect place to stay. Thank you so much!!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Wow! Reading your review made our day! Love hearing that you all had a relaxing, enjoyable time. We're so blessed to have such wonderful renters. Thanks so much!

                                                              2017 vacation

                                                              Christine W.

                                                              The Ramsey's home is lovely and spacious and they were great to work with in scheduling our trip. Smith mountain lake is beautiful and to be in the lake right from the yard is great. Our 5 year old grandson loved swimming in the lake.

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Thank you Christine for taking time to write this review about your pleasant time at our lake home. It's always great hearing what our guests most enjoyed during their stay with us!

                                                              Ramseys Retreat

                                                              David B.

                                                              What a beautiful view from the back porch. Fishing was great, neighbors were nice and the water was just right. The floating dock was a hit with our children. The room was plentiful and the landscape was pretty.

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Thank you for your kind words. We are always happy to hear that our guests enjoyed their stay at Ramsey's Retreat. You're welcome back when you can .

                                                              Absolutely beautiful, relaxing home!

                                                              Shannon L.

                                                              We chose this home for our vacation spot because of previous reviews and the pictures, we were not disappointed! The home met all of our needs and then some! The kids had an amazing time out on the lake, in the paddle boat available for use. The stunning views from the deck were incredible to wake up to and even more beautiful to end the day with!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Wow! Loved reading your review today! Thanks for your kind words & sharing your experience with us:)

                                                              Great Getaway

                                                              Cassandra C.Frankfort, IL

                                                              We spent the Easter weekend with our family at Ramsey's Retreat. What a beautiful location...from morning coffee on the porch overlooking the lake, to easy paddle boat rides in the no wake zone along their shoreline, our family enjoyed this special retreat. Affordable nearby boat marinas made it easy to rent a boat for the day and explore the beauty of Smith Mountain Lake. Booking, communication,arrival/ departure instructions & returning our deposit...were all done with promptness and care, making our experience with Ramsey's Retreat one that I would highly recommend.

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience at Ramsey's Retreat! It's always a delight to us to hear about the enjoyable time our guests had. You are welcome back anytime.😃�


                                                              Huddleston, VA, USA

                                                              State Park, convenience store, two restaurants and pub within two miles. Large variety of restaurants within 10 miles. Marina with cafe and boat rentals across cove.


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                                                              26 Reviews
                                                              Exceptional 5/5
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                                                              Property # 370586