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Darling Log Cabin in the Woods

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,200 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Cabin, 4 Bedrooms + Loft, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 9)

Newer 2200-square-foot, custom, log cabin with three-sided wrap deck nestled on one+ acre in Deerfield off of Mayhew Inn Road. Beautiful trees and ferns with room to breath. Three miles from Swallows Falls, 2 miles to horseback riding stables and 5 miles to State Park Beach which has full water access and a public boat launch with a great 'Discovery Center.' We are about six miles south of the Wisp skiing area, with the lake across the street from us, however there is no public access there. Arrowhead and the Honi Honi are about 3 miles.

There is a bedroom with a King and a Twin plus a full bath. A second bedroom with a queen and a private bath. A third bedroom with a queen and a fourth bedroom with a double bed and a shared bath. There is a couch in the loft and room for one blow up mattress. The LOFT couch does not pull out and it is the only couch that I allow visitors to sleep on. Ceiling fans throughout, with great cross ventilation. There is a nice walkout basement with a new second Family Room. There is a foosball table. Gas FP with remote. Comfy NEW Living room furniture, no cast offs from our basement. Great flow to the house. Linens & paper goods are provided at NO additional cost, all you need to bring is your personal gear. Very comfortable home where you can put your feet up to read or relax after a day of activities. Campfire pit out front to have a fire and roast marshmallows. There is no additional charge for linens or garbage service, however there is a cleaning fee of $140 for the cleaning service after your departure. There is no additional tax. All rates are subject to a holiday premium. Should any group misrepresent themselves they will forfeit the deposit and or be evicted. Pets are welcome with discretion of the owner. There is a $75 pet fee per visit per pet. MAX 2 pets. Cancellations within 30 days are subject to a 50% of rental rate.

One last note. There are three deer heads over the fireplace. We did not shoot these animals. I bought 2 at a yard sale, in the hopes of displaying their beauty, lest they be killed in vain. The third guy was given to us buy a past renter, in the hopes of recycle. Hopes this makes sense to you...and you are not freaked out by them. Honestly- it makes me sad, but I figure at least give them some respect....

Flexible, non-weekly rentals are okay.

Credit Cards accepted +3% fee

We hope to hear from you so that you may enjoy our little place as much as we do.

Keywords: Cabin Home

More Details

Cara Orenzuk
Member since: 2003
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few days
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2018


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

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , 1 single bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Loft - Possible to sleep on Loft couch only
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • video player
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Gas, remote control Fireplace, Direct-TV VCR, Foosball Table, All Linens and Towels, Games, Tapes, DVDs, Ceiling Fans


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(15 traveller reviews)

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Darling Log Cabin in the Woods
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews

Wonderful. Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Could not ask for anything more. Loved being in the trees and having breathing room and some quiet wonder. Fully equipped. Fantastic.

  • Review Submitted: 17/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gwynn Oak, MD

Wonderful Winter Weekend

  • 5 of 5

The place is beautiful, it's decorated wonderfully and fully stocked. The layout was great and allowed plenty of space for the 8 of us. The location is great too, we were close to everything. And the driveway is great for sledding. We really enjoyed our weekend there, the only problem was it wasn't long enough, we look forward to staying there again next year.

  • Review Submitted: 14/02/2011
  • Date of Stay: February 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Danville, Kentucky

Wonderful Experience

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 10 (6 adults and 4 children) enjoyed our recent stay - 12/26-12/30/10. Cabin was great and exactly as pictured. Cara was most helpful and provided lots of good information about the area and things to do locally. Loved that it was pet friendly and that our four legged family members got to come to the mountains too.

  • Review Submitted: 31/12/2010
  • Date of Stay: December 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Annapolis, MD

Wonderful Accomodations!

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I stayed here for a weekend getaway in Sept. We LOVED this house and all it has to offer! The actual house is beautiful and the kitchen is very well-stocked. The location also can't be beat. We loved the local coffee shop (Trader's Coffee Shop) and also had an incredible meal at Mountain State Brewing Company (pizza is to die for!).

Cara, the owner, was wonderful to deal with and I wouldn't hesitate to rent this house again (and plan on it very soon!)

  • Review Submitted: 04/10/2010
  • Date of Stay: September 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Belle Vernon, PA

Family getaway

  • 5 of 5

The home is very nicely maintained, beautifully decorated and inviting. The owners were excellent to work with. Very informative on the surrounding and activities in the area. All my questions were answered promptly. My family and I enjoyed it very much. We did alot of running around to get lots of activities in, but would like to return just to enjoy the home and spend more time there relaxing. I would recommend this property to friends and familly. Look forward to returning. Thanks again to the owners for there generosity.

  • Review Submitted: 02/09/2010
  • Date of Stay: August 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Frederick County MD.

A great week in the woods.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation in the woods at Bear House. Everything was clean, photos were accurate, communication with the owner was great. I couldn't have asked for more. We have 3 adult children who joined us with their spouces and partners who could come for varying lengths of time. One night we had nine people in the house and there was plenty of room for everyone to spread out and have privacy when they needed it. Close to Swallow Falls State Park for some beautiful hiking by the creeks and Huntingon Mannor State Park for swimming in a nice quiet lake. Next time we go back to Deep Creek we will stay here.

  • Review Submitted: 20/08/2010
  • Date of Stay: August 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Morgantown WV
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Wisp Mountain
Nearest Ski
7 Miles
Wisp Mountain
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$202.21
Pet Fee AU$101.11
Property Damage Insurance AU$106.5
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$674.05

Rates are subject to change based on occupancy and holidays

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.