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Cabin#3 Smith Mtn Lake. Views/Waterfront/Pet Free/No wake cove/Dock

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cedar Cabin on quietest part of Smith Mtn. Lake. 2 bedrooms/ 1 bath

Located in Cedar Key on secluded no wake cove on Smith Mountain Lake. No wake area excludes heavy boat traffic and noisy jet skies and provides a peaceful feeling and safe swimming, somewhat rare on the lake.

If you are looking for a perfect getaway, this is the place. The one mile tree-lined drive from the entrance starts your relaxing journey. After arriving, relax on the deck and enjoy the splendid views of lake and undeveloped mountains.

For those sensitive to pet odors, smoke, etc., we are providing a pet free and smoke free home. Occupancy is limited to 4 guests. This is only the 3rd season that the Cabin has been rented and it is in excellent condition with brand new hardwood floors, new refrigerator, new range, new twin beds, and new TV.

The Cabin has two bedrooms (one queen bed, and two twins) and one full bathroom with shower/tub. The master bedroom has a sliding glass door which provides beautiful views and access to the large deck that extends the length of the Cabin. The great room also has sliding glass door that provides beautiful lake views and access to the large deck. The views are of undeveloped wooded mountains and lake.

We have central air and heat with ceiling fans throughout, satellite TV, free WIFI internet access, and VCR with lots of movies. There is a fully furnished kitchen and an outdoor charcoal grill on the deck.

Smith Mountain Lake is a boater's and fisherman's paradise. There are 500 miles of shoreline on this 40 mile long, 20,000 acre lake. If you have your own boat, you can launch it at nearby boat launch at Mitchell's Point Marina and dock it at the Cabin's dock. Boat rentals and wave runners are available at several lake locations. From our location it is about 1000 feet to the main channel of the lake. For the fisherman, we are located on Witcher Creek where the stripers spawn. The lake is stocked with bass, muskies, northern pike, and other small game fish.

If you just like relaxing and nature, there is plenty of wildlife. Hiking is available along our lightly traveled one mile entrance road or in the surrounding woods. Golf is available at nearby Mariners Landing and 2 other courses.

More Details

Owner
Ken Scheve
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

About Ken Scheve

I purchased the Cabin when I lived in Roanoke. The kids spent many happy days here. I moved in 1992 and currently live in Colorado. The kids have also moved to Colorado. Due to the distance we seldom get there anymore, although we are hoping the grandsons will be able to visit from time to time and have the same great experiences as their parents. We have chosen not to rent the cabin until recently. But the realization has set in that it will be seldom used by us in the future. I do want to keep the cabin and pass it on to my son and recently decided to start renting it. I think you will find it extremely comfortable as it has been furnished and maintained for our personal use. The Cabin is named Lake-Fest in honor of my daughter and her annual event that she held here while attending Virginia Tech.

Ken Scheve purchased this cabin in 1987

Why Ken Scheve chose Huddleston

I bought this Cabin as a weekend retreat from work in nearby Roanoke. The peaceful location on the lake in the no wake zone with the beautiful undeveloped mountain views was ideal for re-energizing after each busy work week.

What makes this cabin unique

Isolated portion of lake near Smith Mountain Lake Park. You will not find a more secluded area of the lake (but readily accessible) with better uncluttered views. The Cabin feel is distinctly different from a house and provides a true vacation feeling.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Huddleston, Virginia

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4 ...
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Pillows-blankets included. Most guests bring their own bed linens & towel. If you prefer, we will furnish for additional $75. 1 Queen-2 Singles
  • No pets allowed. To service guest with this preference or allergy issues
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed
  • Master Bedroom has large sliding glass door that provides beautiful lake and mountain views and access to large deck that runs the length of the Cabin. Twin beds are brand new in 2016.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Cabin#3 Smith Mtn Lake. Views/Waterfront/Pet Free/No wake cove/Dock
average rating of 4.952381 based on 63 reviews
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Couldn't Have Been Happier

  • 5 of 5

We were delighted to have found this wonderfully located, perfectly sized and furnished cabin for our first (and certainly not last) visit to Smith Mountain Lake. We easily launched our kayaks from directly in front of the cabin right into a quiet cove and fished morning, afternoon and early evening without the noise and wake of the larger lake areas. The cabin had everything we needed and the owners could not have been more accommodating. We'll be back!

  • Review Submitted: 25/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome cabin and beautiful review on the lake! Recommend to anyone looking to get away!

  • 5 of 5

This is a nice place to stay if you're looking to get away from the daily grime. The cabin is extremely comfortable and has everything you'd ever need for vacation. The view of the lake is amazing and it has it's own dock for your boating adventures. The owners of the property are awesome to work with and willing to help if anything comes up during your stay. I highly recommend staying at this cabin!

  • Review Submitted: 13/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great view

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was great the owners are pretty quick to answer questions not sure what the cleaning fee is for when you have to take trash with you they don’t have cleaning fees at motels.

  • Review Submitted: 24/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Just an wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Just the perfect place to relax and enjoy pure nature. My family and I have a great time in the cabin. It was confortable and all that we needed. We cant wait to do it again.

  • Review Submitted: 06/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful cabin with a great floor layout.

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I couldn’t have found a better place to relax for a few days. All the conveniences and comforts of home. My favorite “room” was the deck and it’s amazing view of the lake and mountains.

  • Review Submitted: 26/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing an awesome cabin

  • 5 of 5

Great get away amazing views and a lot to do definitely coming back and the owners are the best great customer service and they care about their guest absolutely an amazing weekend

  • Review Submitted: 04/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
7.5 Miles
Smith Mountain Lake Airport
Nearest Golf
7.5 Miles
Mariners Landing
Nearest Beach
7.5 Miles
Smith Mountain Lake State Park
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$80.63
Damage Deposit AU$403.17

NOTE: No Pets allowed. No Smoking. Four person Maximum occupancy per County Regulations
$75 Optional Linen & Towels Fee. Pillows & blankets already included.
Check-in 4pm. Check-out 10am. Friday to Friday stays during Summer.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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