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Serene, Cozy Cabin Nestled on the Greenbrier River Trail.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath

Beautiful, quiet cabin centrally located on the 77 mile long Greenbrier River Trail that Sleeps 4 adults & 2 children. Hiking, Biking, Horseback Riding, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, fishing, and swimming are some of the many activities surrounding this scenic location.

30 minute drive to Historic Lewisburg. 40 minute drive to the Greenbrier Resort. 1 1/2 hour drive to Snowshoe Ski Resort.

Beautiful wood floors throughout living area with full kitchen and bath. Large bedroom contains queen bed and twin bunk bed.

Living room supports two additional guests on a pull out queen sofa bed.

This property is remotely located on a gate access, one lane, gravel road that passes through the rolling hills of a working cattle farm in the Falling Springs District of Greenbrier County. There is no cable or internet or wifi service. *A 4WD OR AWD VEHICLE IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

*WE ARE NOT ABLE TO ACCEPT RESERVATIONS LESS THAN THREE WEEKS IN ADVANCE. PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY.

Keywords: Cabin, Greenbrier River Trail, Historic Lewisburg, The Greenbrier Resort

More Details

Owner
Brad and Heather Porcella
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 6, 2017

About Brad and Heather Porcella

I have been visiting West Virginia since I was a child. We had the opportunity to purchase this cabin in 2007 and have been enjoying it with my family ever since.

Brad and Heather Porcella purchased this cabin in 2007

What makes this cabin unique

We enjoy this cabin with our kids which provides them an excellent opportunity to explore the outdoors.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful place! We are envious.

Our ancestors left this area in the 1850's. We still don't understand why they left!

We have had a wonderful time and truly enjoyed our stay.
Jun 2013
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Amenities

Renick Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
  • 1 large bathroom with double sinks, toilet, jetted tub and shower. Towels are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Bedroom holds 2 adults and 2 children
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeper sofa is perfect for 2 additional adults or children
  • Bedroom with Queen Bed (1) and Bunk Bed (1) Living Room with Sleep Sofa or Futons (1). Sheets are provided.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
Notes:
WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT RESERVATIONS LESS THAN THREE WEEKS IN ADVANCE. PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY.

Reviews

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Serene, Cozy Cabin Nestled on the Greenbrier River Trail.
average rating of 4.714286 based on 17 reviews
4

Lovely location, met most expectations.

  • 4 of 5

The house is great, comfortable, kitchen better equipped than most places we've rented. Clean on arrival, queen bed (only one we used) very comfortable. The extra towels and linens made available were appreciated. The Jacuzzi bath is lacking in that apparently the hot water tank is small and we were unable to get enough hot water to work the jets without boiling numerous pots of water on the stove. And this was after we had not run hot water for an hour or more. Screens on all the windows and doors would be a good idea. There are some, but the ability to open all the windows/doors without bug or animal entry would be nice. The road in could use some work. We were able to make it in and out with our 2-wheel drive Pontiac Vibe wagon, but we're experienced with unpaved roads in that vehicle having done many miles in Canada on unpaved surfaces. We suspect many others would be able to get in...but getting out is another story entirely. We used the house as our base to do the entire bike trail twice (160 miles) by hauling the bikes to a different entry point each day and returning to the same spot later. Starting from the house first day is a great idea. It's pretty easy to do 25-40 miles/day with a minimum grade on the trail. Lots of wildlife around the cabin and on trail and we even had a large black bear run across the trail in front of us a few miles north of the cabin. We encourage others to go north, explore Cass and Marlinton where there is some fascinating history available. Also, there is an IGA supermarket in Marlinton if you're heading north. Again, great house, Porcellas have done a great job. If you see David Workman (farmer whose property surrounds Porcella's) in his yard, stop and talk. Nice guy, and we had good conversations with him.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The property was great it was remote enough to get away

  • 5 of 5

We could not believe how cool this location was, right on the trail and views of the river to enjoy with our meals. It was remote enough to feel away from everything, but still close enough to enjoy Lewisburg and The Greenbrier.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Nice cozy cabin

  • 4 of 5

Cabin is very quiet and cozy and not too difficult to get to. Gravel road is a little bumpy but I would say most 2WD cars could make it fine except in winter. Cabin was very modern and clean and had all the amenities with exception of satellite TV and internet. Verizon cell phone did not work out here but AT&T seemed to work ok. Greenbrier trail right in front of cabin if you like to mountain bike. Not really able to get in the river here without a little difficulty. Have to open and close two gates which wasn't too difficult except if you're coming and going late at night, definitely need a flash light. I would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

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  • 4 of 5

Thanks for the use of the cabin for our weeks vacation. We fished, hiked and relaxed. The trail is wonderful, the river is beautiful and the cabin was perfect.

Thanks again

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfort and peace

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful comfortable cabin, perfect for our unplugged get away. Quiet, peaceful, yards from the river and right on the Greenbrier River Trail. We biked. We hiked. We cooked. We rested. It was fantastic, and we can't wait to visit again!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Charleston, West Virginia
5

Very Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

It was nice to get away from our cell phones and internet and just enjoy the peace and quiet of this adorable little cabin. We brought in some fine wine and food and had a very pleasant weekend.......

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Transaction Fee $25
Pet Fee $25
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 6.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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