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Charming, Eco-Friendly Cabin Retreat, Heart of Deep Creek

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9

Our cabin is a charming retreat in a native woodland setting. It's in the heart of Deep Creek Lake, offering recreational activities year round. Wisp Ski Resort is 3 miles and the lake is a short stroll away. Stay at our cozy hideaway under the stars. In winter you'll find a snow filled wonderland as you relax by the crackling fire. Spring, summer or fall take a swim, explore nature or go boating. Go to the nearby cafe or stay and have cappuccino on the deck. Take a day trip to Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater. Our cabin is an accommodating, truly hip, cozy getaway for families and singles. It's the place for a wonderful healthy break at an affordable price.

We will continue to make changes to the property in keeping with a greener world. We would appreciate your insights in creating a 'greener' cabin as well. Here's to a healthy body, mind, planet and lifestyle. We look forward to sharing our cabin retreat with you.

Eco Friendly Living: It's our goal to have the cabin completely renewable(green)and self sufficient, as soon as technology and financing allows(keep renting and we will get there sooner!) Currently we have used eco-paints that do not emit harmful gases. We've furnished the cabin using Craig's list which means most everything is recycled at least one generation. We use renewable products and recycle whenever possible. Water is renewably drawn from our well and heat is enhanced by the fireplace.

More Details

Owner
Sean Surla and Dale Denton
Member since: 2009
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 September, 2017

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The landscape is a native hemlock and pine forest with moss strewn boulders and ferns. At nearby Swallow Falls, a 12 minute drive, you can see spectacular waterfalls and Maryland's last stand of old growth hemlock forest with 300 year old trees.

Other Activities: Kayaking, snowboarding, rock climbing, miniature golf

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Oakland, Maryland

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Full 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double bed , 1 single bed
  • Ceiling fans in King and Queen bedrooms
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • video player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wooden decking
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Fire Pit on the large boulder next to the deck

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(48 traveller reviews)

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Charming, Eco-Friendly Cabin Retreat, Heart of Deep Creek
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 48 reviews
4

cute, clean and conveniently located

  • 4 of 5

the cabin was what it promised--very woodsy, a great Jacuzzi, very convenient to Deep Creek State Park and WISP, and well stocked with supplies (including marshmallows)!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ha! I am really happy that you found the marshmallows in the pantry! Thank you for your review. Glad that the location was convenient for your activities.
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5

Quaint and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

The house was very conveniently located so that we were able to enjoy Swallow Falls State Park and boating during our stay. The house had all we needed for a comfortable stay! The kitchen was well stocked and we were able to easily cook in both nights of our visit. Beds were comfy and plenty of room for our party. We would definitely stay here again when in the area. Thank you for a great visit!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wonderful! We hope that you WILL return! So glad that you found the kitchen well stocked and that you enjoyed making meals at the cabin. Thank you so much for the lovely review.
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

My family and I (4 adults +1 child) spent a wonderful week and this home was perfect for our needs. The house is great, fully equipped and clean. It is very close to the lake, restaurants, shops, boat rental places, etc. The deck is very nice and inviting. We would stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks very much for your lovely review. I'm so glad that you enjoyed the location and the cabin - especially the deck! We work hard to make the place feel good so it is truly gratifying to read your comments. Thank you.
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I had a wonderful time hanging out at this cabin. It had just enough room for the seven of us. The kitchen had everything we needed, and the fire pit and the fire pit and hot tub were a great bonus. Sean was extremely helpful and communicative before our trip and proivded a ton of great information about things to do, and everything we needed to know about the house.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your review. We're so glad that the info about the cabin and fun in the area was helpful to you. Wonderful! Knowing that you had a great time brings much happiness to us - that's our most important bottom line.
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4

Loved it! It was just the right size for my large family.

  • 4 of 5

I loved how well stocked the cabin is. If you need it they have it. It's also centrally located so doing activities up and down the lake was easy.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: How nice of you to submit a review! We really do try to make sure that the cabin is well stocked with things that you might need. Thank you for noticing! We are glad that you took advantage of the good location. Hope you will visit again sometime.
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4

Relaxing and well kept

  • 4 of 5

My family rented the cabin because we were attending a wedding in the area and were very happy with our choice. It felt a lot more like home than staying at a hotel. It was cozy but we all had plenty of room to get ready without getting in each other's way. It was walking distance to the lake and convenient to anything that we needed. We loved it!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to submit your lovely review. We really do try to make our cabin feel like "your home" while you visit. Glad that you felt at home!
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Oakland, Maryland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter
1 Dec 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$220
From
A$333
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,601
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$207
From
A$333
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,256
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$157
Damage Deposit A$125.6

Bed Linens and Bathroom Towels are included!
If possible, please bring your own towels for the hot tub.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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