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Cynthia Ruckpaul

Member since: 2008
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Luxury Log Cabin Nestled in Southern West Virginia Wilderness

11 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Hico holiday cabin

3 BR, 2 BA, sleeps 8

Hemlock Haven is a brand new cabin. It is nestled on our private 26 acres. The property surrounding our acreage is thousands of acres of wilderness. So you really are ''away from it all'.

Access is very convenient since we are located less than 5 minutes from US Route 19 in Southern WV. We are also minutes away from numerous outdoor recreational adventures such as world class whitewater rafting, mountain biking, hiking, fishing, and much more.

The cabin living area has 20 foot high ceilings and a stone gas fireplace. All appointments are tasteful and inviting. There are maple hardwood floors throughout the cabin. The beds are extremely comfortable. The kitchen has everything for the cook including a crockpot, blender, mixer and all utensils. The laundry area in the cabin has a full size washer and dryer with detergent and dryer sheets provided. There are cards, games, and books as well.

Fully Equipped Kitchen: We equipped the kitchen for the discriminating cook. There is a large crockpot, a blender, a mixer, a griddle, baking pans, cookie sheets, measuring cups and spoons, coffemaker, toaster, wine opener, whisk, grilling tools, serving ware. glassware and dinnerware. We also provide coffee, tea, sweeteners, sugar, salt, pepper, paper towels, tin foil, plastic wrap, storage containers, zipper bags, dishwasher detergent, dish soap, hand soap,and more. There are red wine glasses, white wine glasses and champagne glasses. There are dish towels and oven mitts too.

Outdoors: We offer an outdoor 6-person hot tub that is open to the sky so you can watch the stars or melt snowflakes on your tongue. On the patio is a gas grill with a grill brush, a glass patio table with cushioned chairs. We are very dog friendly with a split rail fenced yard right outside the kitchen door. There is green coated fencing attached to the rail fence so no pet can get out. In that yard is a fire ring with benches. We provide firewood. We also have a beautiful hiking trail through the forest almost 1 mile in length.

Other amenities provided: We give you plenty of towels and extra blankets, pillows and sheets. There are some games, books and a deck of cards as well. In case of a power outage, there is a flashlight and a lantern as well as candles.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Cynthia Ruckpaul (Owner)
Member since: 2008
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Speaks english

Reviews

4.9
based on 11 traveller reviews

Luxury Log Cabin Nestled in Southern West Virginia Wilderness
average rating of 4.909091 based on 11 reviews
5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in many cabins in the New River Gorge and Summersville areas. Hemlock Haven cabins are by far the absolute best cabins in southern West Virginia! Close to activities, stores and amenities yet far enough away to enjoy the peace and serenity that Wv has to offer. Cabins and property are well maintained and up to date! LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

What a Great Place

  • 5 of 5

My family & I had a wonderful stay. We filled the daytime with horseback riding and whitewater rafting and then in the evenings came back and rested in the hot tub and listened to the quiet sounds of the night.

The town of Fayetteville was a quick drive, which made it easier to change and take a quick nap after rafting and then drive into town for Pies & Pints.

Owner was very helpful before and during our stay to answer questions and help us feel "at home".

Thanks again - our family really needed this!

Darryl, Tammie, Darin & Clara

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cabin 3

  • 4 of 5

I just have a couple complaints:

1) The grill was very rusty and was unable to use it even after trying to lay foil as rust was floating around the grill.

2) The exhaust fan above the stove vented back into the kitchen and not out side, which made the cabin smokey.

3) Lastly, the lack of lighting in the kitchen made it difficult to cook after sun set.

Overall we very much enjoyed our stay and would love to come back and stay again. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We truly apologize for the problems encountered. We actually live on the same 28 acres as our cabins (we have 5) and if we had received a call about the grill, we would have delivered a new one within the hour. We knew the grills were worn out and had planned to replace them all. We have now new grills at all cabins. We were not aware of the exhaust fan problem so it is gettng fixed today. This is the first serious complaint we've had about the kitchen lighting so we will look into that as well. We want all of our guests to have an exceptional experience staying with us so we are more than will to go the extra mile to make that happen.
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Charleston WV
5

Great cabin in a great area!

  • 5 of 5

Great cabin in an area with plenty of outdoor adventure. Cindy and Tina are great to deal with and the cabins were clean and well kept both years we have stayed. The fenced in yards make it great for our two dogs.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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family

  • 5 of 5

we enjoy the place it was very great place to stay. we well be back this year summer time. it a place to stay for anyone. thanks

  • Review Submitted: Mar 9, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baltimore, MD
5

A Romatic Getaway

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for our 5th anniversary. It was a very clean, spacious, luxurious cabin. We very much enjoyed our stay and hope to do it again sometime.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are always delighted when guests enjoy their stay with us. We make every effort to ensure that each guests experience exceeds their expectations. Harold and Cindi
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Map

We are in the heart of West Virginia's outdoor playground. We are minutes from the New River, the Gauley River, Summersville Lake, Hawks Nest State Park, New River Gorge National Forest and Babcock State Park. The variety of actvivities include whitewater rafting, kayaking, mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, rock climbing, swimming, fishing, boating, ATV riding, zip lining, golfing and more. New in 2010 is a interpretive bridge walk under the New River Gorge Bridge over 900 feet in the air. We are the place to stay for the Bridge Day Festival and the Appalachian Stringband Festival. The spectacular scenery is worh the trip alone.

Other Activities: Boating, Wildlife Viewing, Snowboarding

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Hico, West Virginia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Value Season
1 Nov 2016 - 30 Apr 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$249
From
A$336
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$40 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$370
From
A$437
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$40 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee A$34 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

There is a 10% discount for stays of 5 nights or longer.
During the value season, a romantic getaway package is offered. For 2 guests, it includes 2 nights lodging with complimentary chocolates and champagne for $399.00 on the weekends and $299.00 midweek (plus applicable tax).

50% at the time of reservation. Payment in full is due 30 days prior to arrival.

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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Hico

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • veranda
  • wooden decking
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Private fenced yard, outdoor fire pit, hiking trail