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Log Cabin near Luray Caverns and Skyline Drive...Garnerland in Luray

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type guest house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Great Vacation Getaway in the Shenandoah Valley Near Luray

This cozy and spacious log cabin rental is situated along the Appalachian Mountains and near the fascinating Luray Caverns in Northern Virginia. A guest house off of a larger home inhabited by the owners. this log cabin will make you feel right at home. With the ability to accommodate up to eight guests comfortably, this cabin boasts two bedrooms and one full bathroom with jetted tub and a shower. The master bedroom features a King-size bed, while the loft contains a Queen-size bed and two twin-size beds. If guests require any additional sleeping room they can utilize the pull-out sofa bed found in the living area.

The open plan great room on the first floor will be a welcome site after a long day of hiking in the hills. With a comfortable couch, plush reclining chairs, a 55 inch flat-screen television, and a fireplace, guests will be able to finish a good book and rest their feet. Those who love to cook will enjoy preparing meals in the spacious kitchen, which is appointed with appliances such as an oven, stove, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, toaster, and a coffee maker, as well as necessary cookware, dishes, and cutlery.

Meals can be shared either indoors around the dining table or outside on the spacious deck fitted with an additional dining set. A barbecue grill can also be utilized on the porch and a fire pit in the backyard, making it easy to spend enjoying each others company under the vast Virginia sky.

Garnerland is a proud member of the Luray-Page County Chamber of Commerce

More Details

Donald Garner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018

About Donald Garner

Friendly retired couple. We love to meet new people and hospitality is our business.

Donald Garner purchased this guest house in 2008

Why Donald Garner chose Luray

Great location near Luray and the Shenandoah River. Beautiful house with all the latest modern conveniences.

What makes this guest house unique

Parking for your boat or RV or trailer hauling your toys.

Gas grill ready to prepare that steak or burgers.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks and please come back
May 2014
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Luray Guest House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • guest house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 20
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , jetted tub , Whirlpool Tub (six foot long)
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sofa Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , Private loft area with Queen bed and two twin beds
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
No special check in or check out process. A unique combination for the Guest House door will be provided via email prior to arrival. Housekeeping prior to and after departure assured. Please try to leave the house in good order.


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Log Cabin near Luray Caverns and Skyline Drive...Garnerland in Luray
average rating of 4.888889 based on 46 reviews

Very clean and welcoming, great communication, secluded getaway close to Shen NP

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here during our Shenandoah NP days as it was about 20 minutes from the Thornton Gap entrance station. This particular property is located a few miles from downtown Luray, VA, and is out on a very nicely secluded road. There is a swing in the backyard which was perfect for our daughter to blow off some steam when we arrived. There is a ramp from the driveway to the house, which is great for lugging luggage. The are we stayed is around the back of the main house. Some of the photos make it look like the place you stay is above the garage, not the case. The house is very well setup for cooking in, lots of dishes, and there is a kettle to heat water, and plenty of counter space to spread out. The sleeping arrangements are also very nice. The loft contains 2 twin beds and a king, the downstairs bedroom contains a queen bed. Not sure why the king isn't downstairs, but not an issue for us. There is a very nice screened in porch for just chilling out. The propane grill isn't great, it gets the job done. There are no special checkout rules, which I appreciate as the owner still trusts his renters. We really like to leave a place better than we found it. There are a couple of dogs that live there, very nice, well fed, and didn't cause us a problem at all. The bathroom was also well amended, complete with body wash, shampoo, and a jet tub. We ran into the homeowner once, and he was very welcoming and a pleasure with which to chat. We recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great and detailed review. Please consider coming back to Garnerland in Luray. It was our pleasure to host you.
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Fabulous Log Cabin Retreat

  • 5 of 5

If you are going to the mountains, this is the place to go. Don and BJ's cabin is outstanding. We were caught up in traffic and let Don know we would arrive late. He was very helpful and his directions were spot on. The cabin is attached to the back of the main house; however, you get the feeling of being in your own cabin. BJ and Don have thought of everything you would need for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. The kitchen is equipped with everything you need to cook from breakfasts to dinners. Don and BJ's pride is everywhere from the little extras in the bathroom to the colorful plates in the cabinets. We got to meet their two furry roommates and got a visit from Reesey, the bigger dog when the cabin door was open. There are beautiful mountain views from the porches and we watched the sunrise every morning. We used the cabin as a romantic getaway, but there is enough room for a larger family. We were made to feel so comfortable. There are plenty of things to do in Luray from antiquing to visiting wineries to visiting the caverns and riding along the Greenway through town. It was hard to leave and we highly recommend this cabin.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The house was beautiful and very well taken care of.

  • 5 of 5

Don and BJ are very nice and welcomed us in. Down there for Skyline Drive and Luray Caverns so it was the perfect location. Had dinner at Mok-n-She's and the locals were very friendly and made us feel at home. All 3 of us agreed it was a great experience. Hope to be back next year!

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Hampton, VA

Very nice and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Don and BJ were very welcoming and their home is very relaxing. Being greeted with homemade cookies on the counter was a bonus! Beautiful location, close enough to everything, will definitely visit again.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Short but sweet.

  • 4 of 5

My family stayed for a weekend at the guest house at Garnerland in Luray, Virginia so that we could attend a wedding and family events at nearby Shendoah Woods. While our stay was short, the guest house was clean, inviting and comfortable. Plus all we had to bring was our clothing, personal items and food. Everything else was provided.

We will definitely stay there if we are ever in the area again-and hopefully for a longer time!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great folks. Please come back to Garnerland in Luray.
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Beautiful and peaceful cabin. Come feed your soul!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is located in a peaceful-country setting, yet minutes from shopping and downtown Luray. The cabin is just lovely and has everything you need. Just bring yourself and personal belongings. Even though it is attached to the owner's cabin, you will feel completely at home and in a private setting. The screened back porch is awesome! Amazing view of surrounding mountains. Super kid friendly! Planning on going back next time we are visiting our friends and family in the Shenandoah Valley.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Luray Airport (small non-commercial)
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Uncle Bucks
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Luray country club, VA
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Rt. 211
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Anthony's Restaurant
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
Lake Arrowhead
Car: necessary

Luray Caverns is 10 minutes away. Local restaurants and main street shopping in Town. Hawksbill Greenway hiking/biking trail winds through town along the Hawksbill creek.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $15 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 10.3%

Sorry but a $10/day charge for over two people applies for all guests including children.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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