This Vacation Rental is a perfect getaway on the Blue Ridge Parkway in beautiful Meadows of Dan, Virginia.
The Lodge at Mayberry: Vacation rental with 18 acres and a small lake/Pond on the Blue Ridge Parkway in southern Virginia. The Lodge has 3 Bedrooms and 3 Bathrooms with large living room with gas fireplace and game room on lower floor with gas fireplace. Sleeping for 9 – 12 in beds. A large garage for parking your Motorcycles or Bikes and other gear you bring for your stay.
Bike the Virginia Creeper Trail, Galax Trail or Blue Ridge Parkway. Mabry Mill and Restaurant is the most photographed sites on the entire Blue Ridge Parkway. Raft the Dan River and experience the Zip Line nearby. Friday night in Floyd, the Country Store is alive with flat footing and bluegrass bands form in the alleys and on corners.
One of Virginia’s best parks is Fairy Stone State Park only 25 miles away. Named after the crosses of stone that can be found, the park boasts a 168 acre Lake with beach, boating, fishing, scenic nature trails and picnic spots or sink your hook in the nearby Keibler Valley for mountain trout.
Chateau Morrisette, Virginia's largest winery is 9 miles down the Parkway. The Winery features musical festival throughout the summer. Golfers, take a swing at Primland's Highland Course rated by Golf Digest as the best new public course in 2006. Also Olde Mills Golf Resort and Great Oaks in Floyd, all within 15 miles of the house.
Visit Mayberry Trading Post, built in 1892 this originally housed the Mayberry Post Office as well as general store and see where the Andy Griffith family got their mail. Mayberry Presbyterian Church, founded in the early 1920’s by Rev, Bob Childress whose efforts were immortalized in the book “The Man Who Moved a Mountain”. Both a short walk from the Lodge.
Poor Farmer’s Market and Deli in Meadows of Dan is a must see, don’t miss the Hoop Cheese or fresh baked desserts. Also see Nancy’s Candies, tour the Homemade Fudge factory as chocolates and fudge are being made.
Great Wedding Venue: Spring is showy with Mountain Laurel and Rhododendron, summer abounds with the flowery garden and aviary acrobatics, fall is spectacular as color of the Parkway with October festivals and winter is a great romantic getaway by the 2 fireplaces.