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4 Br, 3.5 Bath 1 Mi from Va Tech - Perfect for Your Game and Graduation Visits!

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Pitt game special! 4 Br Townhome 1 Mile from VT

You have found your perfect location for your next visit to Blacksburg. Our 4 BR, 3.5 bath townhome is located 1.1 mi from VT and .5 mi from 460 highway in Oakwood Manor, a wooded community. It is a 2 mi walk to Lane Stadium or a quick bus ride, since we are adjacent to 2 bus stops. Our home was recently renovated with new, modern appliances and furnishings. Sleeps 8 with beds, and can sleep a total of 10 with couches. There is also room for air mattress. Our home looks out on VT pastures with sheep, llamas and views of Lane Stadium. Just a few steps from community market, tennis courts, playground and duck pond. Enjoy the walking/biking trails that lead to VT, local restaurants (less than 1 mi away), downtown and the Huckleberry Trail. Amenities include: Wi-Fi, big screen TV in family room and Master BR and Blu-ray/DVD player. Open floor plan with kitchen, dining area, bar and family room connected. Feel at home with a fully stocked kitchen and an entertaining area with all bar essentials. Generous seating in kitchen and dining area allows for more than fourteen guests, plus more seating in the family room. Two assigned parking spots for your group and free parking available in the community just behind the unit. We look forward to sharing our home with you for your special events!

Becky Fritz
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Becky Fritz

As many people who return to Blacksburg (either permanently or just for games) can relate to - I spent a lot of time visiting friends in the Foxridge and Oak Manor during my college years (back in the 90s!). I moved away after college and then back to Blacksburg in 2002 when a career opportunity presented with Virginia Tech. After living in a house for several years, I decided that a townhome within minutes of campus, schools and downtown was exactly the best place for me and my family. Although Oak Manor townhomes have been in the community for a long time, the location is amazing and the security and comfort of our neighborhood has made my townhome the perfect choice. Renovations in every room have made our home new and modern. I waited for just the right unit that has the pastoral view and is steps from the walking trails.

Becky Fritz purchased this townhome in 2014

What makes this townhome unique

This special townhome allows you to be super close to campus but also enjoy some of the best views VT and Blacksburg can offer.


Hethwood - Prices Fork Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , large screen tv, en suite bathroom and picturesque window
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis


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4 Br, 3.5 Bath 1 Mi from Va Tech - Perfect for Your Game and Graduation Visits!
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

High hopes that were exceeded

  • 5 of 5

This place was great. Went for a football weekend to catch up with some friends. Plenty of room for all of us (8). Great dining room and outdoor area to sit and talk. Close to campus and downtown. Plenty of parking and Becky was great to work with. I will try to rebook next time we go back.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place for a weekend in Blacksburg!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Becky's townhome! The home was beautiful and had plenty of room for our party of 10! It was a great location with quick and easy access to campus and downtown Blacksburg. The house was well stocked and is obviously well cared for. Staying here made for a great game weekend!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This townhouse is perfect! Very conveniently located 2 miles from campus, but a quiet neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for my daughters graduation and the owner (Becky) made sure every detail was taken care of including fresh flowers on the dining room table 😊? The beds are very comfortable, and with 4 BR and 3 full baths we had plenty of space. It also looks like it has been recently renovated so it's beautiful. We will stay here again when we come back for football games!

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Padre Island, TX

Could not have had a better stay

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect! The location, the house, the home owner. I highly recommend this home to anyone looking to enjoy Blacksburg or VTech. The house was newly renovated, super clean, close to campus, very comfortable for our group, and the owner was awesome to work with!

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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THE place to stay in Blacksburg!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Becky the owner, is an amazing host and I can't say enough of what an awesome job she did to make me and the five guests I had feel welcome. The house was excellent, was clean and had everything you'd need for a great trip/vacation. This was so much better than a hotel for a large group with plenty of bathrooms and bedrooms with comfortable options if you run out of beds. I can't recommend Becky's place enough and when I go back to Blacksburg, I won't hesitate to stay here and neither should you.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Alexandria, Virginia

Perfect Home Away From Home in Blacksburg!!

  • 5 of 5

This 4 bedroom 3.5 bath town home was ideal for our family of eight's 3-night stay in Blacksburg for my son's May 2016 Virginia Tech graduation. We were very happy with the entire rental process and every aspect of our stay in the newly renovated, safe, clean home. The 'open concept' main level had plenty of space for 8-10 of us to cook, eat, drink, relax, and socialize. We also used the downstairs back patio with another table for 8, and spent some time enjoying the neighborhood and peaceful view out the front door of sheep (and one llama named Wizard) grazing. Relaxing as it is, the home is just off Price's Fork Road and just minutes away from the VT campus, Lane Stadium and downtown Blacksburg. We took Uber for under $10 (except when surge pricing hit at last call!). Blacksburg Transit also goes right through the neighborhood, though we did not take the bus ourselves.

The home was very clean, fresh and comfortable. Everything was as described or better. The kitchen had everything we needed for a few days of meals -- it's probably better equipped than my kitchen at home. The beds were very comfortable. The bathrooms were clean and plentiful. We had 2 official parking spaces, plus permission to use a neighbor's extra spot, the guest parking spot and ample street parking. Becky provided nice touches -- extra sheets and towels, throws in the living room, some storage space in the refrigerator, candles, etc. She left a printout of information about the house, the area and things to do. She was incredibly responsive to all correspondence from the time of my first inquiry to our departure. I would not hesitate to stay with her again. Our stay cost us less than it would have to house us all in a hotel during a peak time -- plus we had more space to ourselves and were able to enjoy meals at home.

Some hints for Virginia Tech graduation: University Commencement at Lane Stadium on Friday: traffic was not bad we headed out 1 hour in advance. We easily parked at Draper near Washington and walked a half mile or so to Lane. Traffic seemed to be coming up Main Street and 460 from the South -- so by coming down from Prices Fork it was a breeze. We had a second ceremony at Cassell at 8am Saturday. We got to the Lane Stadium parking lot via 460 South and breezed right in 30 minutes in advance. Both days were MUCH easier than I expected. The ceremonies were fantastic!! Go Hokies!

  • Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cascades National Recreation Trail
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
ROA (Roanoke)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Buffalo Wild Wings
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Blacksburg Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
67 Miles
Winterplace Ski Resort
Car: not necessary

Virginia Tech Center of the Arts offers a variety of musical, art and dance performance throughout the year. Virginia Tech athletics has athletic events most weekends through the school year. Pandapas Pond, Appalachian Trail and many other trails offer great opportunities for hiking or mountain biking.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $500
Linen Fee $50

Small pets might be allowed but would need to be crated when guests will be at games, events, etc. Please contact owner if you are interested in bringing a pet.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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