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Cozy River Front Apartment

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Property type apartment


About the property

1 bedroom/bath with large family room and kitchen with mounaint and river views

This is a one bedroom family apartment with built-in privacy bunks in the great room and will sleep 4. Nice family area with ample seating and plenty of storage. Fully stocked kitchen with all appliances of home. Beautiful views from the kitchen window and just steps away from the river.

AMENITIES: cable tv, wifi, blow drier, iron, ironing board, stove/oven, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, and all linens provided.

Vickie Blevins
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 27, 2017

About Vickie Blevins

We are Rodger and Vicki Blevins and we both grew up along the banks of the New River. We were high school sweethearts who married young and then we too raised our family here in our beautiful little town in the mountains. We enjoy our time working here on the property, spending time with our church family and of course spoiling our three children and three grandsons.

Vickie Blevins purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Vickie Blevins chose Blue Ridge Highlands

After renting space for my salon in this property for years, to opportunity presented itself for us to purchase. As retirement was approaching, we thought this would be a good investment for us to work at in the upcoming years. When we bought the property, it was in varying states of disrepair. We have been working on this property to restore it, update it and bring new life into our community. We have enjoyed working here and are thrilled at the opportunities to host and meet new visitors to our south western Virginia town.

What makes this apartment unique

Our apartment puts you in the heart of town, but still gives you the peace and tranquility of a cozy nest. You are just steps away from the New River, the New River Trail, beautiful grassy areas along the river perfect for picnics and family play and also local dining.

....and of course, the beautiful mountain views and roaring sound of water falling over the dam.


Fries Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • All new fixtures with nice waterfall shower head.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , These are built-in privacy bunks and will accomodate adults.
  • Bedroom has queen size bed, wardrobe and beautiful dresser vanity.
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Cozy River Front Apartment
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews

Had a great time!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay! Our hosts were very friendly and the place was very nicely decorated. It had everything we needed. Very cozy! Wish we could have enjoyed it for more than 1 night.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet Time on the River

  • 4 of 5

This place lives up to it's billing. Nice and quaint little apartment with everything you need. Downside, no cell service, but we found that nice to disconnect and when needed, we could use the Wifi.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for choosing to stay with us hope you come & stay again.
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Wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay here very much! Its the prefect place for a family of four. The kids loved the bunk beds. Everything was super nice and clean. We loved being right on the river and beside the park. Lots to do within walking distance.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Too Cute!

  • 5 of 5

Three nights in this adorable apartment were not enough for my husband and me. We will definitely plan another trip. Here are some descriptive terms for this little abode: cozy, clean, accommodating, tidy, inviting, relaxing, nostalgic, quaint, inspirational -- and more. It was perfect for two adults who enjoy riding the New River Trail, and getting a taste of country culture. We even attended a delightful country music program where we listened to 20+ local musicians and watched folks dancing up a storm. The owners of the apartment are the most generous, gracious people in the world. We felt like family from the first phone call. Wonderful memories of a beautiful trip!

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brockway, PA

Loved this place!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our first time renting with VRBO. The apartment was so cute, clean, very homey. Great view of river from deck. Wish we could have stayed longer and hope to return when we can. Owner very helpful with everything and very easy to work with. Also we loved meeting your dad...a very wonderful man..thank you for all the info and help.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us, we are so thankful you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to taking care of you again soon. Blessings! Rodger and Vicki Blevins
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Charlotte, NC

Cozy and beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

A group of us stayed here and enjoyed a weekend of scrapbooking and friendship. The place was perfect! Everything was set up for us when we arrived, the food was delicious, and we couldn't have asked for better hosts. The beds were surprisingly comfortable, and we all slept well. The deck out back is huge and has a beautiful view of the river. We hated to leave! We will definitely be back! Thank you to Vicki and Dana for a wonderful weekend!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Roanoke Regional Airport
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
I-77 and I-81

Located at the beginning of the New River Trail, this property gives you plenty of opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors. Just steps away from the banks of the New River you can enjoy fishing, tubing, boating and all sorts of water fun. You can walk, hike and bike the New River Trail and find a new adventure every day. ..or you can kick back and relax in this quaint and quite peaceful little town.


Rates & Availability

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1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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