About the property
- House3200 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 - 7 nights
4 Bedroom, 4 Baths, Sandy Beach Area, Waterfront, Newly Furnished, Beautiful.
“Reel Livin’ at its best. This well-appointed, immaculate lake front home with large A-Frame windows (front and lakeside) will satisfy everyone's vacation needs. Large and quiet cove with deep water (7 feet at end of dock and 11-12 feet in center). With 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, and 2 living areas, there's plenty of space for everyone to relax and play. Main level has a well-equipped kitchen that opens to a spacious dining area (large table will accommodate 12 guests) and great room with TV and gas fireplace and two comfortable sleeper sofas (Q). The master bedroom (K) with en-suite Jacuzzi bath and walk in shower, 2nd bedroom (Q) and additional full bath are also on the main level. Both bedrooms face the lake with sliding barn and glass doors for easy lake access. Lower level has a relaxing TV area with gas fireplace, game room with an 8’ pool table and 4 captain’s chairs. In addition, the lower level offers a 2nd master bedroom (Q) with en-suite bath, a bunk room with 2 sets of double bunk beds (T) and pull down murphy bed (Q), full bath and laundry room with 2nd full sized refrigerator. As on the main level, both lower level bedrooms face the lake and have sliding glass doors. A large upper deck facing the lake is perfect for outdoor dining and entertaining. A dining table with seating for 6, a conversation area with large umbrella and gas fire pit, and 2 lounge chairs for sunning create the perfect setting for family gatherings. Let your evening entertaining continue on the lighted dock/boathouse deck and fire pit on the sandy beach area. Local attractions include Rosemont Winery and Tanglewood Shores Golf and Country Club, and Shady Shack Grill/Flip Flop Bar, all of which are just a few minutes away. Need fishing tackle and bait? Want to take the kids for hand-dipped ice cream? Holly Grove Marina is a short boat ride around the cove. Saturday-Saturday rental preferred, with a six night minimum stay (prime season). Rates vary based on season and Holidays. No Pets. No Smoking. Home has DIRECT TV and free Wifi,. Gentle sloping lot to lake. Kayaks and paddle boat are available for use but renters assume all risk, liability, and responsibility. Property is located close to Interstate 85. A digital access code is required for entering the property.
KEITH HOFF, email@example.com, 757-812-3194 (cell/text)
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- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- Mar 22, 2018
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
We loved our stay so much ...relaxing, beautifully furnished, on the lake, and had everything we could want. Plenty of things to do and the kitchen was completely stocked. Thanks so much!!!!A great getaway!
Wonderful vacation spot and beautiful home!
I can't say enough about what a beautiful home this is. Well furnished and great location. Kids loved the kayaks and paddle boat. We rented a boat while there and a jet ski. The owner is very responsive and courteous. Highly recommend this property.
What A Treasure!
This is a beautiful home on a quiet cove with an amazing beach area for all ages to enjoy. My family (16 of us) loved spending afternoons and evenings on the dock socializing. Tubing and kayaking were the favorite water sports. Fishing was fantastic for the boys and their dads. "Reel Livin" provides awesome accommodations with an unexpected fully equipped kitchen. Next year we vacation in the mountains but hope to return to Property 949184 in 2019. We were so fortunate to find this treasure on-line!
Amazing Home, Amazing Vacation
We just wanted to thank Keith and his family for letting us stay at his house for our vacation.
Keith greeted us when we arrived, showed us the features of the house, and even brought us cookies his wife baked. The house was very clean (this is very important to us) and tastefully decorated with themes running throughout. It easily accommodated our party of 14 (12 adults/teens, 2 children) and came well stocked with pots, pans, utensils, etc. We were able to swim, float, and fish (caught white bass, sunnys, and a couple of catfish) right off the dock of the boathouse. The kayaks provided with the house were put to good use by some of the older kids who enjoyed paddling out toward the main lake to see the sunset. The yard outside was perfect for playing outdoor games after a day on the lake (corn hole and an outside ping pong table were provided) and having campfires on the beach were a nice way to wind down the night. We rented two boats for a couple of days (Holly Grove Marina which is close but we highly recommend either Morningstar Marina or Poplar Creek Marina since we had a bad experience at Holly Grove) and were able to dock them at the house without any trouble. The fishing on the lake was very good and all of us had a great time tubing (especially during the week when there was less boat traffic)
The house is also conveniently located on a small cove about 5-10 minutes off of I-84 which allowed us to do some day trips to Richmond for White Water Rafting, Durham for Paintball, and Williamsburg.
Overall, we had a completely wonderful experience. Keith was very easy to work with answering any questions we had and he returned the deposit within 2 days of us leaving. We have rented many houses over the years from VRBO and this was definitely one of the best. Thanks again.
As the owner of the property, I had the distinct and rare pleasure of meeting the tenants upon their arrival. I was immediately impressed with their generous kindness and enthusiasm. They were very easy to talk to and were a true pleasure as tenants of our home. I would definitely recommend the Ruth group to any other property owner but I would definitely prefer that they return as our renters again in the future. Thanks for a pleasurable experience and for taking such good care of our property. Take care and please come back.
AWESOME VACATION HOME!
The home is absolutely beautiful! It has every accomodation you can think of. We have done our annual family vacations at Smith Mountain Lake, but no more. We are hooked on Lake Gaston now. The Owner was the best. Always available to answer questions and did so quickly. When we arrived, there was music playing, fresh homemade cookies and the temperature in the house was perfect. Cannot wait to go back!
This home exceeded our expectations! Everything was perfect. We felt at home immediately. The owners even left us home made cookies - which were delicious!! Highly recommend this property for the perfect family vacation.
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