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Cabin#3 Smith Mtn Lake. Views/Waterfront/Pet Free/No wake cove/Dock

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

Cedar Cabin on quietest part of Smith Mtn. Lake. 2 bedrooms/ 1 bath

Located in Cedar Key on secluded no wake cove on Smith Mountain Lake. No wake area excludes heavy boat traffic and noisy jet skies and provides a peaceful feeling and safe swimming, somewhat rare on the lake.

If you are looking for a perfect getaway, this is the place. The one mile tree-lined drive from the entrance starts your relaxing journey. After arriving, relax on the deck and enjoy the splendid views of lake and undeveloped mountains.

For those sensitive to pet odors, smoke, etc., we are providing a pet free and smoke free home. Occupancy is limited to 4 guests. This is only the 3rd season that the Cabin has been rented and it is in excellent condition with brand new hardwood floors, new refrigerator, new range, and new twin beds.

The Cabin has two bedrooms (one queen bed, and two twins) and one full bathroom with shower/tub. The master bedroom has a sliding glass door which provides beautiful views and access to the large deck that extends the length of the Cabin. The great room also has sliding glass door that provides beautiful lake views and access to the large deck. The views are of undeveloped wooded mountains and lake.

We have central air and heat with ceiling fans throughout, satellite TV, WIFI internet access, and VCR with lots of movies. There is a fully furnished kitchen and an outdoor charcoal grill on the deck.

Smith Mountain Lake is a boater's and fisherman's paradise. There are 500 miles of shoreline on this 40 mile long, 20,000 acre lake. If you have your own boat, you can launch it at nearby boat launch at Mitchell's Point Marina and dock it at the Cabin's dock. Boat rentals and wave runners are available at several lake locations. From our location it is about 1000 feet to the main channel of the lake. For the fisherman, we are located on Witcher Creek where the stripers spawn. The lake is stocked with bass, muskies, northern pike, and other small game fish.

If you just like relaxing and nature, there is plenty of wildlife. Hiking is available along our lightly traveled one mile entrance road or in the surrounding woods. Golf is available at nearby Mariners Landing and 2 other courses.

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Owner
Ken Scheve
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 8, 2017

About Ken Scheve

I purchased the Cabin when I lived in Roanoke. The kids spent many happy days here. I moved in 1992 and currently live in Colorado. The kids have also moved to Colorado. Due to the distance we seldom get there anymore, although we are hoping the grandsons will be able to visit from time to time and have the same great experiences as their parents. We have chosen not to rent the cabin until recently. But the realization has set in that it will be seldom used by us in the future. I do want to keep the cabin and pass it on to my son and recently decided to start renting it. I think you will find it extremely comfortable as it has been furnished and maintained for our personal use. The Cabin is named Lake-Fest in honor of my daughter and her annual event that she held here while attending Virginia Tech.

Ken Scheve purchased this cabin in 1987

Why Ken Scheve chose Smith Mountain Lake

I bought this Cabin as a weekend retreat from work in nearby Roanoke. The peaceful location on the lake in the no wake zone with the beautiful undeveloped mountain views was ideal for re-energizing after each busy work week.

What makes this cabin unique

Isolated portion of lake near Smith Mountain Lake Park. You will not find a more secluded area of the lake (but readily accessible) with better uncluttered views. The Cabin feel is distinctly different from a house and provides a true vacation feeling.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(35 traveler reviews)

Cabin#3 Smith Mtn Lake. Views/Waterfront/Pet Free/No wake cove/Dock
average rating of 4.9428573 based on 35 reviews
5

An outstanding place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

What a treat it was to stay in this cabin on Smith Mountain Lake. We were there in the off season, quiet and secluded. Saw plenty of deer and turkey while there. Couldn't ask for more. Our first try with VRBO and it was a winner. Will definitely use VRBO and this cabin is on the repeat list. Thanks for having it available.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

fabulous

  • 5 of 5

Exceptionally clean & cozy

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Exceeded Expectations

  • 5 of 5

Our recent stay at 1029 Cedar Key Cabin #3 truly exceeded our expectations. Our wonderful experience started with our very first exchange with the owners when we were selecting the location where we would stay while visiting our son who attends school in VA. We wanted something peaceful and relaxing where we could enjoy time together as a family and they provided that and more. They are kind, helpful, extremely thorough and accommodating, and their lovely cabin was very clean, updated, tastefully decorated and very welcoming. We intend to make many more trips from Georgia to visit with him and have decided this will be the place we stay now.

Stellar customer service, breathtaking views, warm and inviting cabin, and all at a great price. Definitely a 5 Star experience!

The Heinen Family

Atlanta, GA

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cannot be beaten

  • 5 of 5

If you want to relax, entertain, fish, have a meeting, get a good night's sleep, and/or just get away for awhile, you cannot find a better place! Absolutely beautiful and stress relieving!

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Clean and Quiet

  • 5 of 5

This was the cleanest rental we have ever been in. Simple comfort and very well maintained, on a super quiet arm of the lake. If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle, this is a nice option. Ken and Frances were very communicative and made sure we had what we needed to be comfortable, and were very quick refunding the security deposit.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

Awesome cabin. The cleanest place we've ever stayed. Very well kept. View is incredible, our cabin had shade others next to us did not. Will definitely come back.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
7.5 Miles
Smith Mountain Lake Airport
Nearest Golf
7.5 Miles
Mariners Landing
Nearest Beach
7.5 Miles
Smith Mountain Lake State Park
Car: necessary

Old fashioned Drive In Theatre

Mayberry Drive-In

11.4 mi at 1696 Virginia 608-White Horse Roar, Moneta

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Rates & Availability

Huddleston Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Through May 25, 2017
Nov 1 2016 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$135
$835
 
 
May 26 to June 15, 2017
May 26 2017 - Jun 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
$1,225
 
 
June 16 to August 19, 2017
Jun 16 2017 - Aug 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$275
$1,350
 
 
August 20 to 31, 2017
Aug 20 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,300
 
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
September 5 to 17, 2017
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 17 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
$835
 
 
September 18 to YearEnd 2017
Sep 18 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$140
$835
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$135
$800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $60 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.3%

NOTE: Minimum stay in Summer is a week. Shorter stays are possible if Cabin is not booked 2 weeks in advance.
No Pets allowed. No Smoking. Four person Maximum occupancy per County Regulations
$75 Optional Linen & Towels Fee. Pillows & blankets already included.
Check-in 4pm. Check-out 10am. Saturday to Saturday stays during Summer.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Huddleston Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Master Bedroom has large sliding glass door that provides beautiful lake and mountain views and access to large deck that runs the length of the Cabin. Twin beds are brand new in 2016.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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