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Family Friendly Cabins Near Galax, Va & The Blue Ridge Music Center

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 4. 1 Bedroom.1 Bathroom.

Enjoy these overnight/weekly rental accommodations located just 0.2 mile off the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway near mile marker 214. Make yourself cozy by the fireplace, or sit on your own private deck and enjoy the mountain view while watching deer, turkey, and other wildlife roam. A Place By The Parkway complements the natural beauty and mountain views of this area. Talents of local artists are showcased in the décor within and surrounding A Place By The Parkway.

A Place By The Parkway is convenient to many nearby attractions. We are located just 1.2 miles from the Blue Ridge Music Center located on the parkway. The music center offers a Saturday evening concert series during the summer months. Galax, Virginia, the World's Capitol of Old Time & Bluegrass Music is just 8 miles away and full of unique shopping and dining establishments. The historic Rex Theater is located in downtown Galax and hosts the Blue Ridge Backroads Live show each Friday night from 8 - 10 p.m. and can be heard live on 98.1 FM. The Blue Ridge Music Center and the City of Galax are both major venues along The Crooked Road, Virginia's Heritage Music Trail. Mt. Airy, North Carolina, the home place of Andy Griffith, is within a half-hour's drive.

Each cabin unit features the following

*One bedroom with queen size bed

*Full size sleeper sofa in the living area

*Linens and towels are provided

*One full size bath with Jacuzzi

*Fully equipped kitchen (refrigerator, electric range, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, & other small appliances

*Cabinets are fully furnished with all necessities for a kitchen

*Washer/dryer; iron; hairdryer

*Rock fireplace with gas logs

*TV/DVD with satellite dish

*Gas grill

*Central heat & air condition

*Smoke free establishment with designated smoking areas outside

*We regret that we cannot accommodate pets.

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

•Blue Ridge Music center (1.2 Miles)

•Cumberland Knob (4 Miles) Hiking & Picnic Area

•Mabry Mill (38 Miles) Working Gristmill, Sawmill, Blacksmith Shop, old time crafts and skills demonstrations

•Fairview Ruritan (3 miles) offers a variety of bluegrass and other shows

•Downtown Galax, Va (8 Miles) offers unique shopping & dining

*Leaf & String Festival - 2nd Weekend in June

*Smoke on the Mountain BBQ Festival - 3rd Weekend in July

*Old Time Fiddler's Convention, 2nd week in August

*Rex Theater - Live Music & Performances year round

•New River Trail (9 Miles) - Offers hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, and canoeing along the beautiful New River

•Crestview Golf Course (5 Miles) - 18 hole public golf course

•Galax Municipal Golf Course (10 Miles)- 9 hole course - former home of Senior Player Tom McKnight

•Olde Mill Golf Course, Laurel Fork, Va (30 Miles) - Rated by Golf Digest

•VFW Flea Market & Gunshow, Hillsville Va (22 Miles) - Labor Day Weekend

•Autumn Leaves Festival, Mount Airy, NC - 2nd Weekend in October

Visit our website at www.aplacebytheparkway.com or give us a call at 276.233.0799. You may also email us at info@aplacebytheparkway.com

More Details

Owner
Donnie & Shelia Ramey
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 22, 2017

About Donnie & Shelia Ramey

We built the cabins with the hope of sharing the beauty of the area with others and hopefully use the income to help as a college fund for our children. My husband was raised on the Blue Ridge Parkway and felt that local rental cabins were needed for guests traveling through the area. My father-in-law lives next door to the cabins and is available most all of the time to help if needed, give directions, and enjoys meeting and talking with our guests. We have enjoyed meeting people, who we now call friends, from a variety of states. We have also had international visitors!

I teach school as my 'day job', clean cabins on the side, and taxi my children to their many activities. We enjoy sharing our area with others! Biking on the New River Trail is a favorite of our family. We also love picnicking and hiking at Cumberland Knob. Saturday evening concerts at the Blue Ridge Music Center are always a treat! Some of our favorite places to eat include R.J.'s Pizza, Mt. Surf Seafood, County Line Café, and the Galax Smokehouse.

Donnie & Shelia Ramey purchased this cabin in 2005

Amenities

Galax Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing

Reviews

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Family Friendly Cabins Near Galax, Va & The Blue Ridge Music Center
average rating of 4.428571 based on 7 reviews
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Good Location

  • 4 of 5

Nice little cable only bad thing no TV channels no local channels no ESPN , you only have about 3 channels to watch.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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beautiful setting, clean, welcoming...nice open layout

  • 4 of 5

overall we had a wonderful experience and hope to come back next year!! wish there had been hand soap provided, wifi, and pulls/handles on the cabinets, but otherwise would say it was perfect!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The cabin was perfect. Spotless. Hope to come back later in the fall.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was perfect. Very clean. Had everything we needed. Wish we could have stayed longer. Hope to come back later in the fall.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Good place for a getaway

  • 4 of 5

Vey comfortable--sparse in a pleasant way, but with everything we really needed. It was quiet and peaceful. The cows, chickens, and dogs we saw out the windows made us know we were in the country. We enjoyed the short walk on the nearby road. There were a few minor things that needed attention, but the owner was very responsive. We'd be glad to return again.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice and tidy but lacked some things.

  • 4 of 5

Cabin was very neat and clean. We felt there were some things that could improve the place. Cabinets were VERY hard to open and had no knobs. No coffee type table in tv area to put plates or drinks on just a small side table. We were under the impression property was kind of isolated when in fact there were neighbors in very close proximity. All in all it was nice but these things would make it even better.:)

  • Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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5

Quiet, peaceful and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Property was easy to find, beautiful location, well equipped cabin and very clean - all at a reasonable rate - what more could you ask for? My only complaint was that my schedule didn't allow for me to stay here longer!! This place is a winner!

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.3%

Open all year! Call (276)233-0799 for weekend specials! Also, please note that we offer two cabins, however, the calendar only allows information for one. Please contact us if you are looking at a date that appears to be reserved...we may still have one cabin available!! Both cabin units are now listed separately on VRBO as Cabin #1 and Cabin #1!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.