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WOW $99/nite* Beautiful Lake Anna Cabin Retreat 3BR/2BA W/Boat Ramp and Marina

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom 2 Bath Retreat on Wooded property Close to Lake with Marina, Boat Ramp


Wonderful Lake Anna Pet Friendly home on the shores of Lake Anna Woods. This home is 450 feet from the water front, and sleeps 6 people max. There are 3 comfortable bedrooms; queen bedroom 1, queen bedroom 2, with single bunk beds in bedroom 3. There is 1 large TV in the living room, then an additional TV in the den/mbr. Great for a family getaway close to Wash DC and Richmond Va.

This Home is situated on the Public (Cold) Side of Lake Anna. There are 2 mature wooded acres, so you will have a lot of privacy. Lake Anna Woods is located in a Beautiful Cove on Pigeon Run, thereby less boat traffic and more fun for you.

More Details

Brian Whitehead
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 25, 2017

About Brian Whitehead

We Love to travel and have fun with Friends and Family.

We enjoy all outdoor activity and choose Lake Anna as our Summer home away from Key West.

Brian Whitehead purchased this house in 1985

Why Brian Whitehead chose Virginia

Beautiful Lake Cabin in the Majestic Lake Anna Woods community, Great for a monthly, weekly or a long weekend getaway... Perfect property to enjoy the Lake during the day and have terrific privacy at night.

What makes this house unique

Awesome Fresh water retreat on 18000 acres of Lake.

What else could you ask for? Come visit and enjoy Beautiful Lake Anna. Swimming, Boating, Fishing, Sunsets, Hiking, Biking, It is all right here at your fingertips.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Post Visit Emails…

Hello Brian…

"I left my collapsible aluminum (HC) ramp at the side door. If you can contact your property/rental manager for me or give me that information I will gladly make either UPS or FEDEX shipping arrangements on my accounts. The ramp can be rolled up for transporting or shipping. Thank you, Tim H."

Good Morning Tim...

Did you receive your portable ramp back ??? We are glad we could help. Please let me know.

Best Regards and Safe Travels,


Yes, Brian I did and thank you and, for the life of me I can't think of her name right now (Sondra) or locate the email, for her trip to Spotsylvania. The ramp arrived in perfect condition. I was waiting until its arrival to write you back about my appreciation for the extra effort. If you have returned from England I hope you had a good trip and if you're still there I hope that everything is doing well for you. Again, thank you for your time and the use of your cottage/house/camp at Lake Anna.

Tim H.
Aug 2015
  • 1 of 6


Spotsylvania Courthouse House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full Bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full Bath
  • 2 Full Bathrooms
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , With Sitting Room attached
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Most Comfortable
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Twin Beds fit everyone
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Leave the Hustle and Bustle of the City and come visit Beautiful Lake Anna... Dip your toes into this 18000 acre Fresh Water Lake. The Jewel of Virginia, conveniently located in the Center of Washington DC, Richmond VA and Charlottsville VA and easily reachable in an Hour from each... Come visit Beautiful Lake Anna amnd see just what you've been missing !


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

WOW $99/nite* Beautiful Lake Anna Cabin Retreat 3BR/2BA W/Boat Ramp and Marina
average rating of 4.757576 based on 39 reviews

Wonderful Cozy Home at Lake Anna

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough about how wonderful this place is! Our week long family stay here was excellent. So much thought went into creating a home that catered to hosting a family and enjoying time together. The kitchen was generally well stocked for this cooking enthusiast, and each of the rooms were roomy and thoughtfully decorated. The beds were very comfortable, and all boasted of having a great night's rest. Cooked Smores outside around the fire pit . In many ways it was nicer to enjoy the Lake in the early springtime without the crowds. The stunning views, bright green spring foliage, and the chirping birds created the perfect little slice of heaven to relax and enjoy a good book with a cup of coffee in the morning. The owner is very responsive, accommodating, friendly, and helpful. We highly recommend this place and hope to stay here again in the fall. We enjoyed this home and recommend it to other families.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice summer cabin with a couple exceptions

  • 3 of 5

I really liked the camp. Location is good with all the essentials to cook at home if you want, but close enough to local restaurants if you don't. Comfortable but not luxurious which was great for us. Clean and everything except floodlight by the side door worked. I had only 1 real complaint: the beds and pillows need updating. For kids it is not a big deal but for the parents they don't really allow for a good nights sleep which is important if you're going to be on the water all day or running around sightseeing. Also, it seemed to be closer to the lake in the ad. Not a huge issue but you have to plan ahead if you will be dragging tubes, wakeboards, coolers etc down to the boat slip.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Rick... Thank you for telling me about the pillows... I will get right on replacing them this weekend. You should have called me the first day of your stay, I would have replaced them immediately if I had known you were at all uncomfortable. I'm glad you had a nice week at the lake, I strive to make all guests comfortable with the home and even more comfortable with the cost of their stay... please come back and enjoy the new beds, pillows and linens. Best Regards and Safe Travels, Brian
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Awesome and highly recommended A+++

  • 5 of 5


Thank you for the wonderful accommodations to stay at your place.

The unit was very clean, spacious and we will definitely be a regular to visit again.

Thank you

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Tim... I'm glad your family had a great time during your stay. Thank You for letting us host your Lake Anna vacation. Please come back and enjoy yourselves again. Brian and Donna
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McLean, Virginia

Great Value & excellent location

  • 5 of 5

2016 was our second stay here. Location is great - a short stroll to the lake, and there is a small beach as well as the dock for swimming. Yes, it is an older place, but everything you need is there, and in good order. Beds are comfortable. This part of the lake has less traffic than the main channel - so good for swimming, as well as less wakes for wa`ter sports. Great value and Brian is super responsive. Excellent place to unplug and de-stress. Skiing and fishing best done early morning, or later evening. Fully recommend it, and will be back for a 3rd stay in future.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Robert for another chance to host your Lake Anna vacation... We look forward to your continued enjoyment for our Lake Anna Retreat. Best Regards, Brian and Donna
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Property was clean and well maintained.

  • 5 of 5

Spent a month at the property while working at North Anna Power Station. Everything needed for the stay was provided by Brian. Was close to plant, restaurants and Food Lion. Will definitely stay again when in area.

Brian was always available to help with any questions we had. This was second stay and will look forward to staying again next outage.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Butch... I've got your fall return booked on the calendar and I appreciate taking the time to write a review on my property... Talk to you soon Best Regards, Brian
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Nice and Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a great stay here for our anniversary. We like to get away and un-plug annually where we can fish, relax, and have no schedule for a few days. It was so nice and quiet!! This house had ample space, great heating system, lots of counter space for cooking too. We never even went to a restaurant this year, although there are some close by. We used the outdoor grill and fire pit for smores. Fishing was good off the dock, we caught several nice sized catfish and some large brim too.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Noel Happy Anniversary to you Both! I'm glad you enjoyed the cabin this fall and hope you saw the height of the autumn color change at Lake Anna... The fishing starts turning great in the fall and usually get a pretty good bite in the early spring too. I'm glad your visit and Anniversary was wonderful and I hope you come back this coming spring. Best Regards, Brian and Donna
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Louisa Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Chelsea Joe's
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Fawn Lake Country Club? 11305 LongstreetDrive VA
Nearest Train
40 Miles
Fredricksburg VA
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Interstate 95
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Chelsea Joe's
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Lake Anna Woods
Car: recommended

Lake Anna is the second largest fresh-water inland lake in Virginia, with over 250 miles of shoreline and some 13,000 surface acres of water. Lake Anna has become Central Virginia's premier choice for water sports and fishing. Initially known as a vacation community, the number of full time residents has grown steadily since the lake was created in 1972.

Lake Anna offers swimming, sailing, boating, world-class fishing, and multiple annual triathlons. Surrounding attractions include vineyards, antique shopping, golf, historic sites, theme parks, and hiking. To get the most out of the lake, one can rent a boat from various local marinas and businesses. Sailboat enthusiasts will prefer the more open, wide water appeal of the southern end of the lake (note: the lake's several bridges, including the main 208 bridge, are too low for a sailboat to pass beneath). Water sports junkies tend to enjoy the mid-lake area, while the fishing crowd has lots of hot spots in nooks and crannies of the northern 'on Golden pond' end. Anglers fish for over 30 species of fish including large mouth bass, striped bass, walleye, catfish, crappie, bluegill and white and yellow perch. Weekly fishing leagues keep our full time and local residents happy while sanctioned tournaments bring visiting anglers from afar.

Lake Anna is very conveniently located. Washington, DC is only about an hour and a half away. It's only about 30 minutes to Fredericksburg where the Virginia Railway Express runs daily to Washington, DC. And, a drive of less than an hour will also get you to Richmond or Charlottesville. If you haven't yet been to this wonderful place, it's time that you visit us. And, if you already have, we KNOW you'll come back.


Rates & Availability

Spotsylvania Courthouse House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer 2017
May 14 2017 - Oct 28 2017
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Cleaning Fee $149
Pet Fee $200 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

All Rates are subject to change up until Reservation is accepted.
Rates Change Seasonally, for special events and for Holidays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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