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On The Lake, Beautiful All Year Round

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Space 3,900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

6 Bedroom House On Smith Mountain Lake Located In The Blue Ridge Mountains Of VA

Still Waters is a beautiful 6 bedroom home located 5 minutes by water from Hales Ford Bridge in Bedford County with deep water, good swimming, and great bass fishing from the dock. On the lower level is a 17 seat 1960's era theater room for watching satellite TV, your favorite shows, movies and gaming all in true HD 1080P on a large 10' projection screen. There is a kid’s stage and Karaoke machine for your use. Inputs are provided, so bring your gaming console or other device for the theater. Access to the lake is from this level of the home, with steps leading to the dock and floating sun dock. There you will find a covered sitting area, picnic tables, swing, paddle boat and kayaks for your use as well as cleats to tie up your boat. The main level of this contemporary home offers a fully equipped kitchen with a double oven, adjoining dining area and living room with satellite TV and plenty of windows providing wonderful views of the water. The two main level master bedrooms walk out to their own decks overlooking the lake. One bedroom features an antique claw foot tub and a separate shower. The upper level has a game area with an assortment of books, movies, and board games, one full bathroom and two bedrooms. One has a TV/DVD/VCR, the other a TV with a Play Station 1 with games. The lower level offers two more additional large bedrooms that each walk out onto private patios. There are ping-pong and air hockey tables on this level, as well as a work out equipment.

In the summer there are many activities on and around the lake and in the spring and fall there are plenty of places to hike and drive the Blue Ridge Mountains to enjoy the scenery. There is a boat launch located just down the road from this home as well as one at the RSI Rentals management company office. 30 minute drive to Bedford or Roanoke VA.

More Details

Property Manager
RSI Rentals
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

About RSI Rentals

My family built this home in 2007 and we have been making improvements every year since. We enjoy the home and the lake and hope you will too.


Car: necessary


Goodview House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 13 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • 1. Master Bath #1 - toilet , tub , shower
    2. Master Bath #2 - toilet , shower , Seat in Shower, high toilet.
    3. Upstairs Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    4. Downstairs Bath - toilet , shower
    5. Entry Bath - toilet
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • 1. Master Bedroom #1 - 1 king , Private Deck and Bathroom with Claw Foot tub & seperate Shwr
    2. Master Bedroom #2 - 1 king , Private Deck and Bathroom with Seat in Shower & High toilet.
    3. Crew Quarters Blue Room - 1 queen , Private Patio.
    4. Crew Quarters Red Room - 1 queen , Private Patio.
    5. Girls Room - 2 double
    6. Boys Room - 4 twin/ single
  • Pillows and comforters are supplied on each bed as pictured and extra blankets are stored in each room. You will need to bring bed linens & towels. Maid4U (540-875-7618 or have linen services for an additional fee. They are familiar with Still Waters and have worked with many of our previous guests. If you would like to use those services you may contact them directly for information.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • limited accessibility
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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On The Lake, Beautiful All Year Round
average rating of 4.75 based on 16 reviews
Zebulon, NC USA

Better than advertised

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house for 8 men on a golf vacation trip. We had plenty of room and enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceeds Expectations!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Still Waters totally exceeded expectations. Based on the dark pictures included in the listing, I had tempered expectations for the quality. The hosts provided all the detail I needed leading up to my reservation. The house and rooms were HUGE. It was the cleanest rental I've ever stayed in and the house had many features that kept us busy despite the rainy weekend. Every detail was thought of; labels on light switches, a framed document with checkout directions by the door, and even a dedicated empty cupboard for my own groceries! A few notes: There are a LOT of stairs to the dock. Not a problem for my group, but people that struggle with mobility wouldn't be able to make it. Packing out our trash was annoying. An address for the local transfer station was provided, but I wish we could have just left our bags in outside bins. Bringing our own linens was annoying, especially since there was a washing machine there. Not everyone has two sets of king sized sheets, and buying new sheets would be less expensive than using the optional "service." Kitchens are never "fully" stocked, so bring your own wine glasses, and if there's a utensil critical to your menu, just bring it. There was no wifi, but our group wasn't affected because there was still good cell service.

Overall we had a fabulous stay.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lasting holiday memories

  • 5 of 5

Still Waters was an amazing holiday house for our family. Jon and Chrissie were wonderful hosts. Thank you for helping to make Christmas memories for all of us.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent in every way. Clean, spacious and everything worked. Love this house.

  • 5 of 5

This is our second year staying at this house and we love it. Plan on returning next year. The owners did some real nice upgrades to the house which are great. The game room is really shaping up nicely. Some new appliances were also added in the kitchen. When we arrived for our long weekend, the owners called to make sure that everything was in order. Because it was a cold weekend in December, we didn't use the dock but view is always beautiful year round. Location is perfect and only takes 15-20 minutes to get to stores, etc.

Thanks you for letting us stay in your home and we look forward to another adventure to SML again next year.

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely breathtaking experience

  • 5 of 5

This home is just absolutely perfect in every way. We celebrated our family Christmas there this past weekend. While several of us stayed in the house, the other group drove and met up with us. All in all there was at one time a total of 25 people in the home for Christmas dinner. The open floor plan let us all be together. We were all just blown away with the view. We all gathered in the home's theater and watched Christmas movies and was also able to enjoy family videos from past Christmas. The kiddos player air hockey and other games downstairs in the game room. The double oven was great for baking multiple things at once. The home was kid friendly with toys and car beds. Overall just an awesome experience and very accommodating.

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic lakeside house with gorgeous views and great amenities

  • 5 of 5

Have you ever rented a house through the internet only to find out it wasn't exactly as it seemed? Well, that didn't happen when we stayed at Still Waters on Smith Mountain Lake for Thanksgiving! We had four families (8 adults, 4 kids) so the 6 bedrooms and 4.5 baths were perfect for us. 3 full stories of living space, so we put all the kids on the top floor. They had their own bath, a central play area well-stocked with board games and seating and views of the lake. The main living space featured a large, incredibly outfitted kitchen (double ovens!!!) with a great room overlooking the lake. 2 massive master suites on either side, laundry room, decks off of each master....I could go on and on.

But we're not done here. Down in the finished basement was two more large bedrooms and a bath. The game room in the center featured ping pong, foosball, air hockey and some exercise equipment. Private porches for the bedrooms, views of the lake. Access to stairs leading down to the boathouse with paddleboat and kayaks.

But I'm still not done: the basement featured the most awesome in-home theater I've ever seen. It was decorated like a movie theatre, with 15 old AMC movie seats, backlighting, big screen projection unit, surround name it. Large collection of movies for all ages.

Since it was rivalry college football weekend, you can imagine where we spent all of our time.

I would rent this house over and over again and can't recommend it enough, especially for large families. Plenty of room to spread out, easy access down to the lake for water activities and lots to do indoors. Perfect for keeping kids entertained. Cooking our massive Thanksgiving dinner was a breeze with the double ovens.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $99

Manager'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.

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