199 Per Night- Come and See the Beautiful Fall Colors Change!304 719 2657 Call!(44 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Chateau / Country House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
come stay with us this weekend!!!!
also,,, if you desire that we go shopping for you and have the frige stocked when you arrive,, we will be glad to do just that!!!!
Keywords: Luxury Mountain Cabin
New River Gorge
Vacation Southern West Virginia
Raft the New and Gauley Rivers
Bi Plane Ride
Class VI whitewater
Southern West Virginia
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Member since: 2013
- Chateau / Country House
- 2500 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
WE ARE FAMILY FRIENDLY-YOUNG COUPLES, OLDER GROUPS.WE ARE NOT A BUNK HOUSE AND DONT WANT TO BE. WE HAVE WORKED SO VERY HARD TO MAKE OUR HOME NICE, CLEAN AND NEAT AND WILL STRIVE TO KEEP IT THAT WAY!...moreless
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed:
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- WE PROVIDE FISH FOOD UPON REQUEST, WE USUALLY LEAVE A CONTAINER ON THE BACK DECK BY CHIMNEY, IF YOU NEED MORE WE WILL PROVIDE IT... HOWEVER WE RESPECTFULLY ASK THAT YOU NOT GO FISHING IN OUR POND. WE FEEL THAT FEEDING IS A BETTER WAY OF ENJOYING MORE FISH THAN JUST CATCHING ONE OR TWO...MORE FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY THIS WAY.. SOME OF THE CATFISH ARE NEARLY 3 FEET LONG!!!..........moreless
- DVD Player:
42" TV,WE GET SEVERAL DIGITAL OVER THE AIR CHANNELS. stream from your phone or use our movies or bring a favorite movie .THERE IS NO CABLE OR INTERNET OR SATELLITE. ABC-ION-SHOPPING-PBS-MORE....moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
JUST 5 MINUTES TO THE LOCAL EATERY, THE LOCAL HARLEY DAVIDSON DEALERSHIP(NEW RIVER GORGE HARLEY DAVIDSON) AND THE POST OFFICE.WAL MART AND MAJOR RESTAURANTS 15 MINUTES AWAY IN FAYETTEVILLE WV....moreless
SMALL PRIVATE LAKE NEXT DOOR ,(off limits to guest) SEASONAL VIEWING OF CANADIAN GEESE,SEE THEM TAKE OFF AND LAND, THIS LAND IS AJACENT BUT NOT ACCESSIBLE EXCEPT TO VIEW FROM THE RENTAL PROPERTY....moreless
- Mountain View:
THE GINGERBREAD HOUSE IS LOCATED CLOSE TO ALL THINGS RELATED TO RAFTING/SKI AND WATERSPORTS NEAR SUMMERSVILLE LAKE, TOUTED THE LITTLE BAHAMA OF THE EAST, THE CLEANEST LAKE YOU WILL ENCOUNTER EVER!...moreless
HICO, LONG KNOWN IN THE RAFTING INDUSTRY AS THE 'PLACE TO PLAY AND STAY' WE ARE NEAR OTHER CABINS AND RENTALS BUT OUR RENTAL HOME IS ALL BY ITSELF ON 1.5 ACRES OF LAND WITH NO OTHER CABINS IN VIEW!...moreless
SMALL CATFISH POND, FEED IS PROVIDED, SEE THEM CHURN UP THE WATER!!!!! THIS IS A FEW STEPS AWAY, LARGE LAKE IS PRIVATE-(NO FISHING) IN EITHER $250.00 CHARGE IF THIS RULE IS BROKEN.STRICTLY ENFORCED...moreless
SMALL POND IS FOR FEEDING AND WE PROVIDE FISH FOOD UPON REQUEST. PARENTS MUST BE WITH KIDS AT THE POND. NO FISHING-NO FISHING POLES! 250.00 CHARGE IF YOU FISH. YOU "WILL" HAVE TO VACATE RENTAL EARLY!...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Air Conditioning:
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
YOU ARE IN THE COUNTRY!!! PARKING IS NOT A PROBLEM!!! plenty of parking and security for your power boat or pontoon boat, camper or motorcycles. PLEASE DONT DRIVE OR PARK IN OUR LAWN, THANKS!...moreless
- Towels Provided:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden:
AT POOL and at main house on driveway-please do not move grill from its pad.No grilling on decks of the rental.This is a wood structure and our insurance requires that no grilling be done on the decks...moreless
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 15 - Sep 6, 2017
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
BRIDGE DAY 2017
Oct 18 - Oct 24, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- OVERAGE AS REQUIRED $75
- CLEANING FEE $60 + tax
- Property Damage Protection $79
- Tax Rate 6%
You may receive a full refund if you cancel your stay 60 days in advance of your arrival. Thank you.
late arrivals or no shows will not receive a refund. We have the house cleaned for "you" we charged the previous guest 60.00 to clean the home. likewise we charge 60.00 to clean the home when you depart. We only expect you to wash dished in dishwasher and return to cabinets and tidy up, we don't expect you to clean as you would your home, just leave it as decent as possilble when you check out. If we have to do an "extreme clean" where your party has spilled something and not notified us or something else that was neglected,, we may deem this as damage and possibly submit a claim, we are decent friendly clean folks and just ask that you treat us the way you would want to be treated.
A 60 DOLLAR CLEANING AND EXTRA LINEN FEE WILL BE ADDED IF WE ACCEPT A ONE NIGHT STAY. PLEASE UNDERSTAND, WITH A ONE NIGHT STAY, WE STILL HAVE TO CLEAN AS IF IT WAS A MULTIPLE NIGHT STAY. AND,,, WE ARE CLEANING THE WHOLE RESIDENCE. UP TO 4 GUESTS THE CLEANING FEE IS 60.00
PLEASE BE UPFRONT WITH YOUR NUMBER OF GUESTS.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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IF YOU ARE NEW TO VISITING WV, THERE ARE THOUSANDS OF THINGS TO DO, ACTUALLY ITS FUN FOR YOUNG AND OLD, AND ANYTHING IN BETWEEN, YOU CAN RELAX AND STAY AT THE RENTAL OR SPEND EACH DAY GOING TO YOUR FAVORITE NEW ADVENTURE, EITHER WAY, THE GINGERBREAD HOUSE ON SUNDAY ROAD WILL BE THE CENTRAL LOCATION THAT YOU WILL FIND VERY MUCH LIKE HOME. MY WIFE AND I BUILT THIS HOME WHEN WE WERE YOUNGER AND HAVE BUILT A RETIREMENT HOME NEAR THE GINGERBREAD HOUSE. WE ARE OFFERING OUR PRIZED AND MUCH LOVED POSSESSION TO OUR GUESTS WITH MANY MANY FOND MEMORIES. YOU ARE NOT JUST RENTING AN OLD HOUSE THAT WAS BUILT TO GENERATE REVENUE, YOU ARE GOING TO BE STAYING IN A MUCH LOVED HOME THAT WE HOPE YOU WILL ENJOY AS MUCH AS WE HAVE. WE WILL BE NEARBY TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS, HELP WITH ANY ISSUES THAT MAY ARISE AND BE FAR ENOUGH AWAY TO GIVE YOU THE PRIVACY YOU EXPECT.
all cancellations must be initiated within 60 days of the arrival date. no exceptions.!
Year Purchased: 1980
About the owner: MY WIFE AND I BUILT THE GINGERBREAD HOUSE BEFORE WE GOT MARRIED WHILE WE WERE DATING, WE HAD IT READY TO MOVE INTO IN THE WINTER OF 1980 AND WE GOT MARRIED AND MOVED IN ON DEC 28, 1980. WE BOTH ARE LIFE LONG RESIDENTS OF FAYETTE COUNTY , I HAVE LIVED IN HICO ALL MY LIFE AND THIS PROPERTY HAS BEEN IN MY FAMILY FOR MY ENTIRE LIFE. Debbie and I lived in the Gingerbread house for 33 years and decided to use it as a supplemental income as opposed to selling it. We welcome you our guests to enjoy our retro home and cherish its memories as we have while enjoying the local area and its many things to do!!!!
Why the Owner Chose Hico, WV, USA:
CENTRALLY LOCATED, IN FARMING COUNTRY, EASY TO ACCESS AND VERY PRIVATE. LOCATED MINUTES FROM ANYTHING FUN OR EXCITING THAT YOU WOULD WANT TO EXPLORE. STATE PARKS HAWKS NEST AND BABCOCK ARE NEARBY AS ARE MANY OTHER ATTRACTIONS PERTAINING TO THE NEW RIVER GORGE. YOU CAN DO ANYTHING FROM A SIMPLE HIKE TO A BRIDGEWALK OR ZIPLINE TOUR TO A RIDE IN AN ANTIQUE STEARMAN BIPLANE!!!! ONLY MINUTES AWAY.!!!!
The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
PLEASE INQUIRE AND HAVE YOUR DATES OF INTEREST READY,NOW AND THEN WE MAY HAVE ONE NIGHT AVAILABLE, PLEASE INQUIRE IF YOU CAN ONLY STAY ONE NIGHT, WE MAY BE ABLE TO WORK IT OUT!!! you must submit a phone number so we can contact you before sending a quote... WE WILL GIVE YOU PERSONAL SERVICE AND ASK FOR ANY SPECIALS WE MAY BE OFFERING!!!! Our Honeymoon suite getaway room with king bed has its own ac, and its own large Jacuzzi whirlpool tub for two,, it boasts a snack and drink area that is right beside the tub. While here at the Gingerbread house, you are bound to want to grill out at least a few times during your stay, I have a very good friend(Eddie) who runs the custom meatshop at the local Piggly Wiggly, just 3 miles away... during his day shift , tell him Pat sent you and he will cut you any type of steak as thick as you choose, and usually the steaks are on sale... no better meat can be found anywhere,, near or far!!! PLEASE BE ADVISED, THIS IS A LARGE HOME, SEVERAL OF OUR ROOMS CLEANED AND LOCKED UNLESS THE SIZE OF YOUR PARTY OR GROUP REQUIRES THE ROOMS TO BE READY FOR YOU. IN THE CASE OF ONE COUPLE, WE OPEN THE KING BED AND BATH MASTER SUITE. FOR SMALLER GROUPS WE ONLY OPEN THE MOST DESIRED OR REQUESTED ROOMS. THIS IS FOR GIVING YOU THE GUEST A BETTER PRICE AND US HAVING TO CLEAN LESS ROOMS ALLOWING US TO CHARGE LESS FOR LESS PEOPLE STAYING. THIS IS JUST A COMMON SENSE APPROACE WE HAVE TAKEN. SO,,,,,,,,,,,,PLEASE BE UPFRONT WITH YOUR NUMBER OF GUESTS AND WE WILL GIVE YOU THE BEST DEAL POSSIBLE. Cancellations must be initiated 60 days prior to your arrival date. No exceptions......
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front/view from driveway /road/ flowers in bloom..... taken 9/2. 304-719-2657
MAINN LEVEL RETRO BATH! TUB LOOKS OLD BUT IS NEW!
KITCHEN AND MAIN LIVING ROOM AND STAIRCASE
UPPER FLOOR QUEEN OAK BEDROOM-HAS ITS OWN CENTRAL AIR PLUS A DEDICATED AC UNIT.
LOWER PICNIC TABLE AND FIRPIT AREA
MAIN LEVEL QUEEN BEDROOM
AERIAL VIEW OF THE GINGERBREAD HOUSE- IN THE LEFT UPPER CORNER
view of rear parking area, rear deck, and basketball court taken 8 7 2014
PRO 52 INCH BASKETBALL SETUP
lower ground entry queen bedroom
BIG SCREEN TV AND STEREO
KIDS LOFT TWIN BEDS
SECOND FLOOR KING BED AND BATHROOM COMBO
KING MASTER HONEYMOON SUITE WITH WHIRLPOOL BATH FOR TWO!
pool with slide and waterfall,tropical plants,, taken 8 7 2014
GREAT ROOM WITH NEW SOFAS
view from pool area taken 8 7 2014
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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