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ULTIMATE riverfront PRIVACY. 5 acres HOT TUB ! Full Staff. TOP RATED !!

Bedrooms 3
Space 83 m²
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

A+ TripAdvisor rating with 35 years experience. Pet Friendly. Full staff.


A+ TripAdvisor rating with 35 years experience. We are professionals and our standards reflect this as we will service your hot tub DAILY !

You can end your search here if you want to getaway to a private RIVERFRONT log cabin. The Big Poplar is our most private accommodation, and shares 5.5 acres of riverfront property with our Swinging Vine cabin. A furnished, wrap around deck with PRIVATE HOT TUB provides a terrific private place to enjoy the view. Experience the appeal of an authentic log cabin with the warm color of the log walls, cathedral ceiling and cozy, glass fronted wood burning stove nestled in a natural stone hearth.

Personalized linens, and attractive décor make this the perfect escape. Each of the two bedrooms on the main floor, and the third area in the loft are furnished with queen beds. The kitchen is fully equipped with all of the essentials, to include dinnerware that matches the décor.

A full staff will assure that you are adequately served. They will visit your property daily with fresh towels and supplies. Most important, is that they will monitor and treat your hot tub DAILY.

Modern conveniences include: electric heat, air conditioning, and cable TV. Additional fans, a charcoal barbecue grill, picnic table, and firewood for the wood stove are also provided.

Note that the staircase to the loft area is very steep, and unsuitable for young children and elderly persons.

Upon your arrival, you will be greeted by a warm hot tub and fresh linens on the bed. Pack your bags!

More Details

Roxye Marshall
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2018

About Roxye Marshall

Joe and Roxye Marshall have owned and rented property on the Cheat River since 1984. The Marshalls offer 35 years of experience in hospitality as the pioneers of destinations on the Cheat. The Marshalls have been featured in various travel publications from Southern Living, Canoe Magazine to the Washington Post and named a Washingtonian Top 50 Getaway !!

Why Roxye Marshall chose Elkins

Riverfront. Hot Tub. Log Cabin. Private. 35 years experience with an A+ BBB rating. Full staff. Hot tub maintained DAILY by professionals.

What makes this cabin unique

This stretch of riverfront offers privacy that is hard to come by now as other areas have developed with camping parks and cabins. All within a short drive to amenities in Elkins, from grocery stores to concerts. The location adjacent to the Monongahela National Forest offers tons of opportunity to get outside! Proximity to the ski-resorts (30 miles to Canaan/Timberline, 50 miles to Snowshoe/Silvercreek) offers the option of downhill skiing too for day trips.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Elkins

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 83 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Main Bath - toilet , shower
  • Towels are provided. Daily linen service provided. Outdoor hot tub that is serviced daily
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Riverside Bedroom - 1st Floor - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 queen , Loft is located above the other two bedrooms.
    Woodside Bedroom - 1st Floor - 1 queen
  • All beds are made when you check-in.
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Daily linen service and trash pickup is included in the price. This cabin is maintained by a regular maintenance and housekeeping staff.


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ULTIMATE riverfront PRIVACY. 5 acres HOT TUB ! Full Staff. TOP RATED !!
average rating of 4.285714 based on 7 reviews

Perfect riverfront getaway! Loved the hot tub!

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was in a great secluded location. It had everything we needed and great views. We loved sitting in the hot tub and watching the snow fall and river flow by. We will come back for sure!!

  • Submitted: 4-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience. It's very important to our staff as they are rewarded for a 'job well done !'. We are glad you enjoyed your stay...and the snow !
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  • 5 of 5

This cabin in the woods was the perfect place for my family! We really couldn't have asked for more. It was secluded enough we felt like we had full privacy, but also close enough to Elkins to make the short drive if we needed anything. Being directly on the river was the best part, and there is a nice sized deck and yard to hang out in. The biggest plus was it was clean!!! We only stayed for 2 nights and housekeeping even stopped after our first night to see if we wanted them to straighten up or need anything. Beautiful place, beautiful area, can't wait to come back!

  • Submitted: 2-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rained on our Parade

  • 3 of 5

I would have given the property 5 stars but the rating system asked about our stay not the property. The property was exactly what we were looking for but the rain, threat of floods and medical emergency were not. We had to cut our stay short, at no fault of the owners, but will try to reschedule another in the near future. I assume without the obstacles we faced it was the relaxing weekend we were looking for.

  • Submitted: 1-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Gataway!

  • 5 of 5

Cabin and property is beautiful! My family enjoyed the river and hot tub.

  • Submitted: 24-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome secluded riverfront location

  • 4 of 5

Cabin is rustic. Smells like backed up smoke and musty, but the location makes up for everything. Right on the banks of the Shaver's Fork. Take some lawn chairs, put them in the river and enjoy an ice cold adult beverage. No real fishing at this location, at least in July. River too low and no real holes. Tried spinning and fly rods and only caught chubs. May be better in the Spring if water is up and WVA stocks. The deck on house is awesome, has a huge hot tub built in. Great place to grill, eat meals, play scrabble and relax. Would highly recommend to all, but know going in the place is rustic. Hold the flusher down for a count of ten and the toilet will flush. Make sure the burners are pushed all the way in to get the stove top burners to all work. But again, couldn't ask for a more quiet, secluded spot. Living room furniture is comfortable and TV works fine if you have a rainy day. Owners brought out fresh towels and toilet paper every day. Bring paper towels and spices if you want them. Again, go if you like rustic cabins (we do!) and you'll love this place.

  • Submitted: 23-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very quaint and true log cabin right on riverside

  • 4 of 5

We very much enjoyed our ski-planned President's Day weekend get-away despite the 60=degree weather and lack of skiing. Hiking was great, hot tub was great, accommodations were very comfortable. Townspeople and fisherman were all very friendly. My only suggestion would be some board games or books for house, and a few more kitchen supplies. Other than that, we had a very nice time. Will be back.

  • Submitted: 21-Feb-2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your response. We routinely check our kitchen inventory, please let us know if you had specific items that would be convenient. We supply high quality Pfaltzgraff stoneware that matches the decor, shatterproof drinkware (& wine glasses) for safety...quality knife set...but we do not furnish electric appliances like mixers, blenders, etc. simply because if they break our rural location makes a quick replacement not possible. We're glad to know you are planning to return, so please let us know what we need to make your stay even better than the last ! :-)
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Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Calain's Cove (seafood)& Bella's River Grill w/in
Nearest Golf
30 Miles
Canaan Valley State Park
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Durbin Greenbrier Scenic Trains & Polar Express
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-79 is 40 miles west. US 55 (parts are highway)
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Calain's Cove (seafood)& Bella's River Grill w/in
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Canaan Valley & Timberline Ski Ares

Outdoor enthusiasts paradise looking to get away from it all. Located adjacent to the Monongahela National Forest that offers a variety of ways to get away from the crowds. Hiking, birding, cross-country skiing, hunting, fishing (both native and stocked), are available within minutes of the cabin. Within 15 minutes of Otter Creek Wilderness Area. Located within 15 minutes of Elkins, WV a small mountain town with lots of art and culture. Augusta Festival in the Summer at the local liberal arts college offers tons of dances, classes and concerts. Live music shows at the American Mountain Theater. Scenic trains rides on the Durbin Greenbrier Railroad are a hit.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Elkins

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Memorial Day 2018
May 25 2018 - May 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$19 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee C$25.4 + Tax
house cleaning & linen C$50.8 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Additonal per person rate is $15/night on weekends. Pets are permitted with permission at $20/night. Monthly rentals may be exempt from certain taxes.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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