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Family Friendly Home Near The Top Of The Kettle,slope Views,close To Everything

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 250 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Br, 3 Full Ba, 2 Decks, Screened Porch, Mountain/ski Slope Views

Location, location, location!!!!

Lovely home located in the massanutten 4 seasons resort in the beautiful shenandoah valley situated near the top of the area known as the 'kettle.' close to the ski slopes, pool, go carts, restaurant, golf course, arcade/gym, and miniature golf yet secluded enough away on the mountainside. This home offers 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, kitchen with a huge island, bar height dining table that seats ten. It also features a game room with a pellet stove for those cold winter nights. Enjoy the free wifi while having a cup of coffee in the bright morning sun rising above the valley on the back deck and a cocktail in the evening on the side deck while enjoying the wonderful views of the ski slopes and mountain ridge lines. Relax together on a warm summer night on the comfortable patio furniture in the screened- in porch. Prepare a delightful dinner and eat it out on the back deck which has ample table/chairs and a barbecue grill. For those less than ideal weather days there are books and board games for adults/children and an air hockey table. The children will have fun with the over-sized checkers game. The master bedroom has a 40' flat screen tv, views of the ski slopes and access to the side deck. The downstairs bedroom will appeal to the kids having 2 twin beds, bunk beds, private bath, and lots of floor space to play. There is a huge attached garage that can easily park 2 cars and 2 separate driveways for off street parking for family and friends.

Come on over, we'll be glad to accommodate you.

More Details

Owner
owner/manager
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
90%
Calendar last updated:
18 October, 2017

About owner/manager

Loretta and Rick currently live in central New Jersey where we both grew up.

owner/manager purchased this house in 2012

Why owner/manager chose Shenandoah Valley

We thought that the Shenandoah Valley was a beautiful place to live with Massanutten being in the center of it all. It is a half days drive from NJ and even less time from other cities such as Baltimore and Washington DC. We want to open up our home to vacationers so that they can share all of the beauty and activities that Massanutten has to offer.

Amenities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 250 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure , storage cabinet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower , double sink, storage cabinet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , jacuzzi , double sink, storage cabinet
  • All bathrooms are furnished with towels, toilet paper, tissues, cleaning supplies, and liquid soap.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed , chest of drawers, mirrors, night stands, huge closet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double bed , chest of drawers, night stand, lamp, large closet
    Bedroom 4 - 2 sets of bunk beds, pvt bath, play area, chest of drawers
    Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , dresser w/ mirror, nite stands, DVD player, flat screen tv
  • Master bedroom has large walk-in closet with 2 additional large closets, walkout to deck, 40' tv, spectacular views of the ski slope.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Family Friendly Home Near The Top Of The Kettle,slope Views,close To Everything
average rating of 4.7941175 based on 34 reviews
5

Beautiful house and a great place for a family get together!

  • 5 of 5

Just loved the whole environment. Pictures seriously don’t to the justice. Place is far more beautiful and homely with so many decks and beautiful views. My fav was the screened deck with view of woods and fall colors. Also the large family dining table was the highlight for our get together. We had endless conversations on it. It was so good to sit together and eat. I am definitely going to plan a longer stay at this place in future. You can never get bored. Book collection was so good. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

great place

  • 5 of 5

the property was fantastic. it's located in a nice area and the house had everything that anyone would need for a great vacation. my wife and I had our son and daughter in law and four grandchildren and they all had a blast. we would go back again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful home, had a fabulous time! Everything was clean and orderly. Great for relaxing with the family!! Awesome view of July fourth fireworks from the driveway.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect JMU Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We started exploring different options when making plans to attend Jmu graduation for my family of 7 a year in advance. I was not going to pay $200 + / day for just one room at the Days Inn (!)

How grateful we are that we booked this wonderful home for 3 nights over graduation weekend! We avoided the crowds in Harrisonburg and had a mini vacation as well.

The layout of the house is so inviting and my parents in their 80's navigated the home with ease. The kitchen is big and spacious and well marked with every kind of gadget and appliance you could possibly need.

My kids loved sleeping in the cool bunk room in the basement with its own bathroom and game room beside.

The garage is a real plus with the heavy rain we experienced all weekend long.

And finally and most importantly, the house was very CLEAN. (I've stayed at many rental properties over the years and wonder why I need to pay a cleaning fee when I am doubting if the sheets have even been washed ...) Many rental homes appear neat and tidy but never really clean. This house is truly clean and fresh!

I realize most folks book these homes for winter ski trips but this house is a great place to book any time of the year.

  • Review Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very pleasant

  • 5 of 5

Two families, the daughters all slept downstairs and was ideal. Nice screened in porch for adults

  • Review Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Welcoming Atmosphere - Wonderful Accomodations

  • 5 of 5

This well laid out home is welcoming and more than accommodating with spacious kitchen, dining, and family room. It has a "home away from home" feel the moment you walk through the door. As others have commented, the photo's do not do it justice. We found everything clean and in order when we arrived with ample instructions regarding use of the home.

The basement with it's 3 bunk beds, tv and video games was the perfect retreat for our son and his friends...and we enjoyed them retreating there ;) The views are lovely and the exterior landscaping is well maintained.

Located just minutes from the slopes, dining, and other activities makes it easy to get around. The resort itself offers a variety of activities in all seasons, which is a plus.

The owners are friendly and helpful. We definitely would stay there again and recommend it to anyone looking for the comfort of home in a vacation rental.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Encounters Lounge, Fareway's
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Mountain Greens at Massanutten
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
US Highway Rt 33
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Fareway's
Nearest Ski
0.75 Miles
Massanutten Ski Slopes

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in McGaheysville, Virginia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
5 Sep 2017 - 21 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$357
 
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$446
 
 
Late Fall
27 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$338
 
 
Christmas/New Years
22 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$446
 
 
JMU Graduation
2 May 2018 - 7 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$478
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$363
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$159.34
Refundable Damage Deposit A$382.41
Tax Rate 2.5%

Holidays: Memorial, July 4th, and Labor day weekend rate of $350.00 per night, Fri,Sat,Sun

Max. occupancy 12, sleeps 12 in beds

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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