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Authentic Mountain Log Cabin Perched On A Cliff Side Above The Shenandoah River

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

One Bedroom With A Small Full Bath With A Shower & Tub

Enjoy a spectacular view of the Shenandoah River and the Massanutten mountains from the brick patio or the new wooden deck. The large great room has an open ceiling is furnished with a queen size sofa bed and matching love seat surrounding a beautiful wood burning stone fireplace and a small dining area with a view of the river. A fully equipped kitchen including microwave, dishwasher, toaster, and coffee maker allow for 'dining in'. A small full bath with a shower & tub completes this perfect vacation spot. The pathway to the river is quite an adventure with the wooden foot-bridge and stairway that takes you to the river’s edge for swimming, fishing or just dipping your toes. This cabin does not have direct boat access from the property, but there is a public boat landing 2 miles from the cabin.

Cozy cabin is located on a gated private gravel driveway which is 7 miles from Front Royal, VA. The cabin is three miles from the Shenandoah State Park and five miles from the northern entrance of the Skyline Drive of the Shenandoah National Park. Many of our guests enjoy local hiking, fishing, canoeing, and mountain biking and wine tasting at one of the thirty wineries within 30 miles of the cabin.

Your home away from home – The perfect retreat!

• Firewood provided from Sept 1 to April 1

• Week rentals can not be Saturday to Saturday

• Three night requirement for following holiday weekends: Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day and Columbus Day) Unless previously confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Please note, outside camping is not allowed without written approval from the property manager

* Maximum number of overnight guests on the property is 4 people.

More Details

Property Manager
John McLarin
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About John McLarin

Our cabin was built by my great uncle back in 1934, which we renovated back in 2009. We have been able to share this special place with 100's of guests over the past years

John McLarin purchased this cabin in 2009

Why John McLarin chose Front Royal

Location, location, Location- Our cabin is the perfect home base for all your outdoor activities and adventures in the Shenandoah Valley. Our log cabin is secluded and built on a 100 foot cliff above the Shenandoah River with 35 acres of privacy. The Shenandoah River State Park and the Skyline Drive northern entrance are both only a ten minutes drive. The newly built Canopy Tours zip line was just open in the summer of 2014 which takes over 3 hour to complete. If you’re more interested in water activities; swimming, fishing or boating is all just a walk or 10 minute ride. There are three boating companies in the area which offer numerous options for floating down the river. Did someone say wine tasting? There are over 30 wineries within 30 minutes of our cabin with new ones opening every year. We hope you will choose our home base for a memorable getaway.

Amenities

Front Royal Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • small full bath with a shower & tub
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Front Royal, Warren County and the surrounding area are rich in history and natural beauty and offer many unique and varied year round recreational and leisure activities sure to satisfy our visitors. It is also known as the Canoe Capital of Virginia. thanks in part to the 39 miles of scenic waterways better known as the North and South forks of the Shenandoah River that meet just west of the town of Front Royal, and the main river that continues toward Clarke County, northward. In Warren County the river offers calm waters for a leisurely canoe ride and rapids ideal for kayaking. Boating, rafting and tubing also are popular. Please note, outside camping is NOT allowed on the property. The maximum number of overnight guests on the property is 4 people. We do NOT allow parties on the property with outside guests without written approval from the property manager.

Reviews

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Authentic Mountain Log Cabin Perched On A Cliff Side Above The Shenandoah River
average rating of 4.696429 based on 56 reviews
5

Perfect escape for our family!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time during our weekend stay at Cozy Cabin. It was so peaceful and relaxing and just what we needed to recharge. The cabin was very clean and provided everything that we needed to enjoy our stay. The AC is nice and cold and that's very important to me. The pups had a great time exploring nature close to the cabin and the view from the deck was amazing. It was secluded so we had no one else to deal with just us and nature. Thanks for allowing us to enjoy your cabin. We will definitely be returning!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks again for staying at Cozy and we are so glad you had a great time and shared your experience. We hope you will come again soon.
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4

Beautiful views and lots of privacy

  • 4 of 5

The views from the deck over-looking the river were spectacular, and walks around the property and down to the river were very pleasant. The bed was reasonably comfortable, and our host sent someone to fill the woodstack when the temperature dropped. If you're a chef, you might have to macgyver one or two things, but the kitchen is definitely workable. The area is visually stunning, with wineries galore. If you're craving peace and quiet and scenery, this area is perfect. One of the best vacations I've ever had!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for writing a review. We love the feedback and hope you will return again soon.
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5

A perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

A charming, getaway cabin! We look forward to staying here every fall. Next year will be our first visit as husband and wife as we got engaged here just this past week. It'll always hold a special place in our hearts!

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great getaway

  • 5 of 5

Everything was great - the house is in the perfect location, is well stocked and is completely comfortable for a lovely getaway. Wish we could have stayed longer! I look forward to returning.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for writing a review. We appreciate our guests feedback. We hope you will return again soon.
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5

Beautiful cabin with amazing views. We loved exploring the area below and fishing

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was in great shape overall. Loved that it was small but spacious. You definitely need to make your way down the stairs and explore, fish or just enjoy the views. Very close to everything in the area. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking time to write a review and we look forward to your return.
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5

Relaxing Get Away!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I enjoyed our too brief stay at Cozy Cabin. The cabin was definitely authentic and rustic but we loved it! The location was excellent as it was close to Front Royal and the Skyline Drive but what we enjoyed the most was sitting on the patio overlooking the river. It was very peaceful! We look forward to coming back in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Dullas Airport
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Front Royal
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Front Royal has three public courses
Nearest Train
60 Miles
FairFax, VA
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Interstate 66 & 81
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Front Royal
Nearest Ski
45 Miles
Massanutten Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
200 Miles
Virginia Beach

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Pet Fee $35
Linen & towel rentals $30 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.3%

• Pets friendly-additional deposit may be required: $15.00/pet/ night
Please note, outside camping is NOT allowed on the property. In addition, the maximum number of overnight guests on the property is 6 people. We do NOT allow parties with outside guests on the property without written permission from the property manager.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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