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Updated, cozy and comfortable. Close to everything the resort has to offer!

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Home (Sleeps 10) tucked into the woods. Peaceful retreat.

You won’t be missin’ nutten in this charming two-story home nestled inside Massanutten Resort. This home is located close to the water park, pool, playground, golf course, mini-golf, zip line, skiing and all that the area has to offer. The open floor plan and comforts of home will make it easy for your family to enjoy each other, relax, and explore the area! We have internet access as well!

This home features vaulted ceilings and lots of windows to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. The home sleeps 10 with two large bedrooms up and 2 bedrooms on the main floor. Newly renovated throughout, the kitchen features hickory cabinets, a large center island, full size appliances and everything you need to eat in if you choose to. The fully-stocked kitchen is complete with place settings for 10, coffee maker, microwave oven, crock pot, and electric skillet. On the main floor you will find an open kitchen and dining room that overlooks the family room with a charming cozy pellet stove. The family room features comfortable furniture, a game table perfect for puzzles or family board games, a 42” television with cable, VHS/DVD player, and family video collection. The back deck overlooks a wooded common area that is a fun and safe environment for exploration. Upstairs you will find two expansive 25 foot bedrooms with sliding glass doors that open onto the front deck and a full bath. One upstairs bedroom also has a television, Xbox, and VHS/DVD player. The two downstairs bedroom share a first floor bath.

This home is complete with washer and dryer and is close to all the amenities the resort and area have to offer!

You’re vacation is important to us! We want it to be relaxing and hassle free and are available for any questions you might have about our home and/or the area. We want you to enjoy it as much as we do!


Bdrm 1 – Full

Bdrm 2 – Queen




Bdrm 3 – Queen

Bdrm 4 - Full and two XL twins that can be combined for make king



Pillows, Quilts, Blankets, Bath towels (for 10), kitchen dishtowels

Trash bags, dish soap, dishwasher detergent, hand soap

Cable TV – Comcast

Pellet stove (pellets provided)

Shared outdoor seasonal pool (pool pass to MPOA pool-entrance fee /$5 per person/per day)

Gas grill

Board games, puzzles, playing cards,

Video collection

Paper towel, toilet paper, plastic wrap, basic spices, coffee filters

***some items may need to be supplemented by renter based on occupancy numbers and length of stay***

Not Provided/Permitted

Sheets (please provide your own sheets with the exception of the two XL twin beds – they are included)

Pets – subject to fine/loss of deposit

Smoking – subject to fine/loss of deposit

More Details

Letty J. Lalu
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

About Letty J. Lalu

Owners: Jerry and Letty Lalu.

We purchased this home in 2006 while living in Fredericksburg, VA with the hope of one day retiring to this area. We fell in love with all that this area has to offer while making multiple visits to our daughter when she was a student at JMU. We both hail from Ohio (Go Buckeyes!) and have lots of family still there. We immediately opened the home up to family and friends as a retreat or vacation spot. Over the years, we've had hundreds of visitors who all seem to love the area and this home as much as we do. We recently relocated to NC and its a little more difficult for us to spend as much time as we'd like here so decided it was time to allow others to enjoy it.

We still spend as much time as we can here and really enjoy the fall when we try to pack the house each JMU home game weekend with alumni, friends and family to root on the Duke Dogs!

Letty J. Lalu purchased this house in 2006

Why Letty J. Lalu chose McGaheysville

While there are many activities available at the resort, there are just as many activities available for a multitude of interests within just minutes of your front door including wonderful antiquing, shopping, wineries, civil war history, college athletics, flea markets, caverns, hiking, museums or driving beautiful Skyline Drive. Take the time to experience life 'in the valley' and you'll find yourself planning your next visit before you've ever left.

What makes this house unique

Over the years with the help of family and friends, we've renovated nearly every room and attempted to furnish it with pieces that make it feel cozy and comfortable. We love the open concept that encourages family time and easy conversations. The spacious kitchen and open island make food prep (even for a large group) easy and a group effort. With lots of windows and a peaceful back deck, you can experience the sites and sounds of nature from either inside with the pellet stove warming you or outside watching deer and listening to the birds sing.

We purposely have stayed away from making our home feel 'hotel' like and feel confident that it's the right choice for families and friends looking for a clean, comfortable vacation spot that encourages conversations, good times and provides long lasting memories.

It is our sincere hope that you'll love our home as much as we do and we want to do all we can to make your stay a great one.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in McGaheysville, Virginia

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Resort ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Downstairs - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - Upstairs - toilet , bath with shower
  • Hair dryers provided
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 3 - Upstairs - 1 large double bed , Can accomodate pack 'n play and/or blow up matress
    Bedroom 2 - Downstairs - 1 large double bed , Can accomodate a pack 'n play
    Bedroom 1 - Downstairs - 1 double bed , Can accomodate pack 'n play
    Bedroom 4 - Upstairs - 1 double bed , 2 single bed , Can accomodate pack 'n play and/or blow up mattress
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Outdoor property owner's pool pass will be provided to guests with unlimited entry at $5/person daily during their stay (and in season). This is a private home, renting does not grant access to Massanutten Resort non-public amenities. Public amenities include, but are not limited to golf, ski/snowboarding, tubing, ice skating, go-karts, zip line, mini golf, water park, etc.


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Updated, cozy and comfortable. Close to everything the resort has to offer!
average rating of 4.918919 based on 37 reviews

Great home situated in the woods! Quiet and cozy with beautiful scenery.

  • 5 of 5

We went for a long and relaxing weekend and we got exactly what we wanted! Beautiful, comfortable home. The view off of the back deck is gorgeous! Loved it!! Would definitely stay again!

  • Review Submitted: 02/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very lovely place tucked into the hills. Very relaxing and and great area. Thanks so much!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay and enjoyed both the house and area. Very clean and had everything we needed. Would also be great for a family get away. Thanks again!

  • Review Submitted: 01/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Stay

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed ourselves. Would book again.

  • Review Submitted: 25/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantasic Family Home!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying at Missin' Nutten! Letty was a joy to work with, and was extremely responsive. The house felt like home, and had everything our two families needed. The kitchen was well stocked, and even had a crock pot for our corn beef and cabbage meal on St. Patrick's day. Would definitely book again if we are in the area in the future! Thanks Letty for a great spring break!

  • Review Submitted: 19/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and very appreciative of all the great feedback you provided. We strive to make our home as enjoyable as possible for our guests and we certainly hope that you all will make a return trip sometime soon.
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Awesome House!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect, CLEAN house, very nice beds. A true home away from home! So much space and the owner provides all the information for the area you will need.

  • Review Submitted: 05/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We were there on New Year 2018 Eve! It was very cold outside, so we spent all the time inside the house. It was very warm and comfy inside! Very recommend!!! We love this house!

  • Review Submitted: 12/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 33
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Car: necessary

Home is located in the Massanutten Resort-a true four season resort-within minutes of recreational activities including skiing, snow tubing, zip-line, swimming, miniature gold, spa, hiking, and golf. The resort is located about an hour northwest of Charlottesville and twenty minutes east of Harrisonburg. This area is home to James Madison University, Bridgewater College, Eastern Mennonite University, The University of Virginia, Skyline drive, Shenandoah National Park, several wineries, and caverns. A must visit location for nature lovers, sports fans, and wine enthusiasts!


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$134.39
Damage Deposit AU$268.78

Cleaning Fee - $100
Security Deposit $200 Refundable within 10 days if no damage

50% of nightly rate due upon booking, Full payment due 30 days prior to check-in date, 100% refund for cancellation 60 days prior to check-in date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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