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Summer Lane! NO WAKE Cove/FirePit/Boats/Hot Tub/WIFI/Gameroom/Cabana/Flat Lot!

Bedrooms 5
Space 3,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10, Huddleston

Summer Lane is an incredible waterfront property. Our home was just recently renovated with a 16 x 40 second floor deck, underneath patio and fire pit area. Take in the amazing view of the lake as you sit in our Marquis Hot Tub with LED lighting and waterfalls. You will love the view from the second floor deck and hot tub as you can see for miles. The dining area seats ten and has a gorgeous view of the lake. You can see the lake from almost every room in the house. The swimming area is ideal because we are located in one of the only no wake coves on the lake. Serve food and drinks from the cabana on the dock where there is plenty of seating in and out of the sun. There is a large floating dock for your boat, or wave runners and lots of space on our stationary dock. Enjoy exploring the lake as you cruise the shoreline in our three complementary kayaks and paddle board. At night enjoy the lakeside fire pit area to roast your marshmallows. Every detail has been taken care of, and the quality of the home, appliances, and furnishings are unmatched. The expansive kitchen is fully equipped with all new small appliances and everything you would need for that special meal. There are actually three refrigerators for your use. Enjoy the downstairs where your family can chill and watch TV or battle it out in a family tournament of foosball or air hockey. Enjoy the bar area where there is another refrigerator and sink. You will find Wi-Fi throughout the home but it is not unlimited or suitable for streaming. This home offers 5 bedrooms and three bathrooms also completely updated with new vanities and furnishings. Located off the main channel of Caddock’s Creek you are protected by the no wake cove but only a cove away from the most beautiful part of Smith Mountain Lake. The location is ideal and only a short drive to restaurants, boutiques, and grocery stores. We are one minute from enjoying the State Park Beach and attractions. Memories you make at Summer Lane will last you a lifetime!

Nancy and Charles Barrall
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
February 14, 2018

About Nancy and Charles Barrall

My wife and I are natives of New Jersey. I work for Foley Caterpillar in northern New Jersey and my wife has been a school teacher in southern NJ for over 20 years. We have five children ranging from 17 to 27 and treasure each and every moment we get to spend together. As the children get older they get busier with their own lives, and we wanted a place we could all come together and make memories to last a lifetime.

Nancy and Charles Barrall purchased this house in 2016

Why Nancy and Charles Barrall chose Huddleston

It has always been our dream to own a home on a beautiful lake. My father rebuilt the cabin he was born in not far from Smith Mountain Lake and we have spent many summers enjoying Virginia. Nancy's father built a cabin on a lake in Maine when she was seven and we both grew up loving the outdoors and spending time with family and friends on lakes. We knew we wanted to find the perfect lake property for our family, but did not want to go north. After years of searching, we purchased our first property on the lake. We loved it so much when we saw this property with the wide water views and awesome location we could not pass it up and purchased our second home on the lake. This home has everything we had ever hoped for in a lake property. Our whole family can come and enjoy our new home for years to come. We can't wait to have grandchildren some day come and spend time at the lake. We love the no wake cove and that adds the extra protection we are going to need someday for our grandchildren. Our cove is quiet and serene, but just a short distance from all of the action on the lake. The water is crystal clear and unlike Maine much warmer! We are so excited to share our paradise with others and have gone to great lengths to make everything perfect for our guests!

What makes this house unique

What we love most about our home is the location. We don't have to worry about getting hit by a jet ski or speeding boat. The location of the dock is perfect for a sunrise view in the morning but allows our deck to be in the shade at night when we want to sit outside and relax. At night our favorite thing to do is lay in the new hot tub and look at the stars. The stars on a clear night will take your breath away. There is so much room to spread out in the home and no matter how many people are there you do not feel like you are on top of each other. All of the pillows and bedding are brand new and everything has been redone both inside and out. One of our favorite things to do is kayak and paddleboard. There are so many beautiful locations and coves on the lake to explore. We love the nature that surrounds our home, and know that you will enjoy all that this home has to offer. We really feel blessed by God that He has allowed us to own such a beautiful home, and hope that we are able to bless others as they spend time together with their family and friends here at Summer Lane.


Huddleston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upper Level
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Lower Level
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upper Level attached to Master Bedroom
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Main Floor and shares a full bathroom with bedroom 3
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Main Floor and shares a full bathroom with bedroom 2
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Main Floor and has private bathroom
    Bedroom 4 - 2 queen , Lower Level and shares a full bathroom with bedroom 5
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Lower Level and shares a bathroom with bedroom 4 & Trundle
  • 5 bedrooms
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Linen Service providing all bedding and towels will be provided.


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Summer Lane! NO WAKE Cove/FirePit/Boats/Hot Tub/WIFI/Gameroom/Cabana/Flat Lot!
average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This house was just perfect for a weekend getaway with our friends! Three couples stayed for a long weekend, and we could not have asked for anything more! We each had our own space to go back to at night, as well as enjoying each others company during meals, boating or kayaking, fire pit nights, and hot tubbing! We cooked breakfasts in and had one dinner in...the kitchen is well stocked with everything you need! We would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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awesome getaway

  • 5 of 5

great location, well equipped house, everything you need to relax and enjoy, owner was awesome to work with!

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Jill! I am so glad you had such an awesome getaway and I hope you come back and visit us soon!
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Lovely house with great amenities!

  • 5 of 5

Our family just returned from a weeklong trip at Summer Lane and all agreed the home was wonderful! We enjoyed the swing by the dock, canoes, paddleboard, and hot tub, among other things. We had one rainy day, but filled it with cards, foosball, and air hockey. The kitchen is very well stocked and there's even a room off the kitchen with another fridge, coffee maker and cabinets. Would definitely recommend it!

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Jackie for your kind words. We are so glad you had a wonderful getaway. We also like the extra room off of the kitchen and the extra refrigerator is a bonus. Hope you will visit us again in the near future.
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  • 5 of 5

Our family spent the first week of August and had a fantastic time. Accommodations were as published, the unit is supplied with everything you could possible need. A great time was had by all.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you had a great time and appreciate you taking care of everything for us!
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Excellent for a family. Well appointed with pleasant views of the lake.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location for family vacation. Plenty to do for family fun on the dock. lovely deck and patio with fire pit and hot tub.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad you enjoyed your week with us. It really is the perfect place for a family vacation. We would love for you to join us again in the future!
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Perfect house, perfect setting!

  • 5 of 5

Wow, wow, wow! This house has it all. First of all, it's on the best part of the lake, in a no wake cove so you can kayak and swim and paddle board in peace. Secondly, the house itself was perfection. The kitchen is so well stocked (2 full sized fridges in the kitchen was awesome!) and spacious. The bedrooms were a great size with comfy beds, and the downstairs area was perfect for our teenage/adult kids to hang out. The dock was great and had all the lake toys you could ever want/need. We rented a Wave Runner one day and had a blast doing that - a great way to see the lake! We tubed and water skied to our hearts content, and came back to the house for a nice dinner and a soak in the hot tub and then enjoyed a fire by the water. Our weather was perfect too so that was a bonus. :) Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Lisa! We loved having you and your family and am so glad you loved the house. It is truly in one of the nicest coves on the lake and we love the location also. That is the reason we bought the house....well and the kitchen! The kitchen is my favorite room in the house and I love the extra prep room too. We really hope you stay with us again in the future!!
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Kingd Point Pub
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Virginia Dare Cruises on the Lake
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Mariners Landing
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Amtrack - Lynchburg
Nearest Motorway
42 Miles
Route 81
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Smokehouse Grill
Nearest Ski
87 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Smith Mountain Lake State Park

Among the lakes water activities are power boating, canoeing, sailing, parasailing, swimming, fishing water skiing, wakeboarding, and jet skiing. SML's lakefront includes six free public boat launches and more than a dozen marinas where you can find the perfect boat rental for your visit. Power boats and wave runners can be rented at several locations on the lake, including: Bridgewater Plaza Marina (Boats can also be picked up at the State Park), Parrot Cove (Parrot Cove also rents Kayaks), Parkway Marina (formerly knows as Saunders Marina), Mitchell's Point Marina or Virgil Naff Sea Doo (wave runners only).

The closest boat launch and boat rental is Mitchell's Point Marina. Off water you can enjoy sightseeing that includes many spectacular views of the lakes mountainous 500-mile shoreline. Five challenging golf courses surround the lake. Smith Mountain Lake State Park includes miles of hiking trails and breathtaking views. To view the lakefront scenery and homes from the water you can cruise the Virginia Dare, a 19th century side paddlewheeler, or visit an alpacas farm on the lake. If you love fishing you are in the right place. Bassmaster rates SML among the USA's 25 best bass lakes! You must visit the SML's Dam Visitors' Center to see an awesome presentation that shows how the dam was built and what the area was like before the dam. There are three entrances near the lake to the Blue Ridge Parkway where you can visit eleven plus visitors centers and a multitude of outdoor activities. Don't forget to stop by Booker T. Washington National Monument. It allows the public to see what slavery was like and how the plantation system worked. There are many other local attractions like Appomattox Court House, Hickory Hill Vineyards and Winery, Science Museum of Western Virginia, and Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest. This is the perfect location to spend quality time with your loved ones.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Damage Deposit $300

Your refundable $300 damage deposit will be returned when the cleaning service verifies the condition of the house. Cancellation policy-50% of the reservation payment will be refunded if cancelled more than 90 days prior to check-in date. No refund will be issued if cancelled 90 days or less prior to the check-in date, unless we re-book the property in which case you will receive a full refund.

Cleaning fee is required at an additional charge of $200 for weekly rentals

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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