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Sarah

Member since: 2012
Call Manager
Speaks english

Mountain Home in Coolfont Mountainside Resort - Peaceful, Relaxing, & Fun!

30 Reviews
Sleeps14
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Berkeley Springs holiday house

4 bedroom home, 2 full bathrooms, sofabed in living room, sleeps 10

Trollbakken is a recently renovated home in the woods with a very private setting and an expansive deck. We are located in the private Coolfont Mountainside Resort Community. The 4 bedroom, 2 bath home features a two-story living room and a large eat-in kitchen. Our amenities include: fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher, laundry room with washer and dryer, wood stove, wireless internet, phone, flat screen television (local digital channels, Ruko TV With Netflix, Hulu, lots of TV apps (network TV stations) HBO, Showtime), blue ray DVD player, barbecue grill (gas and charcoal combo), air conditioning and central heat. Guests have access to the community pool and hot tub (open seasonally from Memorial Day to Labor Day), tennis courts, hiking trails, playground and fishing close by.

Come relax and have fun with friends and family at Trollbakken!

Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Sarah (Property Manager)
Member since: 2012
Call Manager
Speaks english

About Sarah

From Siri (owner): I live in Berkeley Springs so I am always available if there any problems. My son, Kimball Lew-Hanson and I are the co-owners of this property.

I was born in Norway and this location reminds me of Norway.

Sarah purchased this house in 1979

Why Sarah chose West Virginia

From Siri (owner): Trollbakken has welcomed five generations of our family and holds many great memories. The location on the mountain and in the woods gives a sense of serenity and provides privacy. We hope that you will enjoy it as much as we have.

Reviews

4.8
based on 30 traveller reviews

Mountain Home in Coolfont Mountainside Resort - Peaceful, Relaxing, & Fun!
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 30 reviews
5

Beautiful wooded property

  • 5 of 5

8 girlfriends and I had a weekend retreat at the mountain home. The size was perfect and the beds were very comfortable. We loved the wood stove, the open layout, the comfy couches, and the well-stocked kitchen. The home was clean and the deck was beautiful. We booked the home only three days prior to arrival and everything was sent in a very timely manner. Sarah was very quick to respond to communication. We also thoroughly enjoyed the outdoor gas fireplace. Our only complaint was that the propane tank was empty when we went to make the fire, so we had to switch it out with the tank under the gas grill instead. It was a beautiful setting for the fall and I'm certain would be very nice in the spring and summer too.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Weekend In the Woods

  • 4 of 5

The area was beautiful. The house was very open and comfortable. We loved the deck with the fire pit. The screened in porch came in handy too when we played games and wanted feel the outside but needed to be inside. The Kitchen was a good size too. The water pressure was really good. We were however very disappointed in the wifi connection. Even with the management guys coming by - they could only tell us that the connection was poor in that area - however we have stayed at other homes in this neighborhood and had great wifi. So on the rainy day we would have loved to be able to watch a foot ball game but the constant stopping of the reception for several minutes then starting only to stop again in 5 minutes made it impossible to enjoy anything. Watch a movie ? Nope the DVR didn't work either. Additionally one of my grown children had a test that they needed to complete on line and had to leave early because of the wifi. The owners should improve the service package they have or not state that they have wifi in their advertisement. We did enjoy our stay - Thank you

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice Place to rent.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our time with family very much at your house, accommodations were great, just as described. House was clean and well stocked, even during the power outage we had flashlights to use, thank you very much. John stopped by to see if we needed anything and brought trash bags for us. We would be interested in staying here again at some point in the future. A couple of things that could use attention are the deck railing and the squirrel living in the porch ceiling, came in to visit us at night when we were playing cards..I fastened down 8-10 deck rails so my grandson could not get through them. " Nails are working there way out". Mostly we hung out at the house with family, we did eat at the Angus and Ale, everyone enjoyed that restaurant.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely Mountain Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Trollbakken very much! It was very homey and comfortable and we loved the large deck. Beds were comfy and kitchen was nice and we liked the large dining room table for our large family. We will recommend it to our friends!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had an awesome experience!

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a quiet, in the middle of the woods home that sleeps plenty of people, then this is your house. We were a party of 9 adults and 4 toddlers and still there were enough space for everybody. For a house in the woods, it was really well kept. We used the grill a lot so we had lots of opportunity to get acquainted with the extremely large bugs and mosquitoes on the deck. Also, try not to get there too late because it took us a while to find the house in the dark. It would have been so much easier if we drove during the daylight. We didn't really look hard enough or really cared much, but we never found the pool! We stayed during the fourth of July weekend and we had an awesome time.

The town is only a 10 min drive down the road. There were convenient stores, grocery stores, etc. for whatever you need or forgot to bring. It's a nice small town with coffee shops and diners. 15-20 min drive will take you to Cacapon State Park and that place was amazing for outdoor activities... from swimming, paddle boating, shooting range, horseback riding, tennis/basketball crts and lots of picnic tables.

Oh, Sarah, the manager was really helpful. She always got back to me within an hour or two whenever I had a question.

All in all... it was a nice house, in a great location with lots of things to do...

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mountain getaway close to town

  • 5 of 5

Sarah was wonderful to work with, very responsive to questions, and provided helpful info about what to do in the area, and in particular, re: events our particular weekend. The home was clean and well kept, and exactly what we were looking for and then some. The kitchen was well stocked with every pot, pan, bowl, dishes, etc. you could possibly imagine. That said, we didn't prepare food much other than coffee and tea, since we were in town only for two nights. We built fires in the woodturning stove and enjoyed time visiting in the spacious living room and around the large dining room table over morning coffee. It was unusually cold for early April, so we didn't get to use the screened in porch or lovely deck. The home is tucked away in the woods on the mountainside, and it's so quiet and peaceful, yet only a short 10-minute drive into town for restaurants and shops. The sleeping arrangements were perfect for our group, complete with comfy beds and pillows. We had a great time, enjoying much of our weekend in this lovely home!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Hagerstown, MD
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Berkeley Springs. -- several
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Cacapon State Park
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Martinsburg, WV
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
I-70
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Panorama at the Peak
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
Whitetail Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Cacapon State Park
Car: necessary

Downtown Berkeley Springs features artisan shops, top-notch dining, the world-famous hot baths and much more. In very close proximity to Berkeley Springs, there are hundreds of miles of hiking trails in Cacapon State Park and Sleepy Creek Nature Preserve. Other activities in the area include horseback riding, world-class golf, fishing, kayaking, etc. The list of activities is limitless.

The Coolfont community amenities include a swimming pool, hot tub and tennis courts which are available to all guests. The community area includes a playground with a jungle gym, slide and swings as well as a large field for the kids to run or play frisbee in.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$309
From
A$349
Fri,Sat,Sun
A$1,976
A$6,317
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$27 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee A$81 + Tax
Cleaning Fee A$161 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rent 6 nights and get the 7th night FREE!

Holiday rates may vary and require a 3 night minimum stay.

We rent to guests 25 years of age and older.

Standard check-in time is 4 pm and standard check-out time is 11 am. We are happy to allow early check-in/ late check-out if our schedule allows-- just ask!

There is an extra guest charge of $20/person/night for over 8 guests.

The pet fee is $20/pet/night or $100/week.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Berkeley Springs

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • living room - 1 sofa bed/futon , Full size sleep sofa
    Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double bed , 1 single bed , Twin beds is a bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • conservatory
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • veranda
  • wooden decking
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Singles
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis