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Peaceful Seclusion! Amazing 5 Star Cabin in the Blue Ridge Mtns., dogs welcome!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Family Friendly, Dog Friendly, 5 Star cabin, 2 bedroom, 1full bath . Sleeps 6

At Davis Creek Cabin, we proudly offer a peaceful retreat for a romantic weekend, a fun getaway or a family vacation!

Fully stocked kitchen with organic locally roasted coffee, and spices...

fluffy towels and high quality bedding and quilts!

Located in the Virginia Blue Ridge, at the back of a cove in the woods, yet not far from so much!

You will wake to the sound of birds and nature, rather than cars and alarms.

Davis Creek Cabin is a two bedroom, one bath with a tub as well as a shower.

Our new Original Mattress Factory supreme mattresses will ensure you a great nights rest!

We provide only the very best high count 100% cotton linens as well.

There is a King size bed in the Master bedroom, and a Full size in the second bedroom. As well as an air mattress in the hall linen closet for extra's. Plenty of bed space for up to 6 people.

In the Master bedroom there is an enclosed cabinet with a TV, DVD player, and a vast collection of movies.

Both bedrooms and the loft are located on the second floor, up the winding staircase.

On the main floor, there is an open living room with a wood stove, a big leather sofa, an overstuffed chair and ottoman, and two meditation pillows. We also have a record player and several albums....fun!

There is a dining table that seats 6.

The kitchen boasts all new appliances, a microwave oven, as well as a coffee maker, french press, and is fully equipped with everything you'll need to feel right at home. Just bring in your own food, and enjoy!

The kitchen is equipped with everything you need to make any kind of feast.

We provide organic spices, local organic Trager Brothers coffee, Natural popcorn and an old fashioned whirly-pop popcorn popper , as well as an air popper.

There is a high efficiency washer/dryer for your use. All natural detergent pods and dryer wooly balls are provided.

In the bathroom, charmingly decorated and extremely clean, you will find all natural, organic soaps and shampoo/conditioner for your use.

This cabin was built by a tall man, so there are no low ceilings.

Up the winding stairway, you'll find a loft with a writing desk, a game cupboard with cards, games, puzzles, blocks, dolls and more....

There is a sweet rocker to rock your baby or read a book...

Also up stairs you'll find a hall closet stocked with extra bedding, towels and linens.

The smaller bedroom has a full size bed, that faces a large picture window with an astounding view of the tops of the mountains and trees.

The master bedroom is a large room, with a King size bed, a loveseat, a full length mirror and a TV/DVD cabinet with a large collection of movies! Something for everyone! There are three picture windows and a ceiling fan in the Master.

Outside there is plenty to do!

BBQ , Pitch horseshoes, climb a tree, build a campfire in our fire pit, have dinner on the pic nic table, or just sit on the porch and rock or swing!

If you choose to venture on down the road for site seeing, there are plenty of festivals, orchards, wineries and antique shops in the area.

The Devils Backbone Brewery and Pub is just a 15 minute drive through the backroads to Nellysford. Or on up Highway 29 in Amherst, is a wonderful restaurant called The Briar Patch. There is also a small country diner called the Lovingston Cafe, located just 4 miles down 29 in Lovingston. This is also home of the Trager Brothers Organic coffee. You will also find a post office, Library, a Dollar General, a Subway and a McDonalds, as well as a Food Lion grocery store and a few other shops.

We added an electric ice cream maker this summer, which is really fun to use! Be sure to bring in your ingredients!

More Details

Property Manager
Genny Wilson
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2018

About Genny Wilson

I enjoy hiking, the outdoors and hanging out with my beautiful Grandchildren!

I love my sweet cabin in The Virginia Blue Ridge, and enjoy sharing it with others!

I love reading all the wonderful reviews the guests write in the guest book and online, and feel so grateful to be a part of their family's memory-making!

Genny Wilson purchased this cabin in 1986

Why Genny Wilson chose Lovingston

We bought this land and built this house for the seclusion and the beauty that surrounds it.

What makes this cabin unique

If you are looking for a very quiet, relaxing vacation getaway, a simple but sweet, clean and comfortable romantic Anniversary or honeymoon retreat, a private peaceful writers retreat, with no distractions, a family gathering, or to re-connect without all the pods, pads and technology, then Davis Creek Cabin is where you'll want to stay.

Perfect for wine lovers, as we are located in the heart of Virginia wine country, with several local vineyards and breweries in driving distance.

There are festivals, concerts, antiquing, Walton's Mountain Museum, Wintergreen Ski Resort, Monticello, and other attractions and places to visit!

The little town of Lovingston is just a short 4 mile drive up Highway 29, where you'll find a post office, grocery store, Trager Brothers coffee,(which we provide at the cabin), a dollar store, a Subway and a McDonalds...as well as a little local diner called The Lovingston Cafe for good country fare.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Lovingston, Virginia

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • No firearms or fireworks allowed on our property. Please let us know if you're planning an event. The cabin sleeps up to 6 with just 1 bathroom.
  • Smoking inside is absolutely NEVER allowed We provide ashtrays and a sand bucket on the porch. Please pick up after your pets. Thank you
  • At the end of your stay please check the windows and doors and secure them. Please wash your dishes and put them away. Thank you!
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • The one bathroom is located on the main floor. It has a tub as well as a shower, a wall heater for those chilly mornings, and is supplied with all natural soaps, shampoo and conditioner. Our towels are the best soft cotton and lovely! You'll also find a hair dryer, first aid kit, extra super soft toilet paper and lots of extra towels!
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • air mattress - 1 queen , self inflatable air mattress
    Pac N Play - 1 baby crib , port a crib
  • The Master bedroom has a king size bed, a closed in cabinet with a TV/DVD, and a host of movies to choose from. It also has a loveseat and a full length mirror. The second, smaller bedroom has a full size bed facing a nice picture window with a spectacular view of the mountains and surrounding woods. There is also a queen air mattress in the upstairs closet, with linen. As well as a Port a Crib with bedding. We provide only 100% cotton high count linens and quilts. There is a ceiling fan in the Master bedroom and HVAC air conditioning/heat on both levels.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
Notes:
Firearms/hunting is NOT allowed on our property at anytime. Up to two well behaved dogs are allowed, weighing less than 40lbs. with a 50.00 pet fee per pet. We provide poop bags for clean up, and ask that you keep your dog off the furniture and crated if you leave them. Smoking is allowed out doors Only. If you want to spend some relaxing time in the throws of nature, you are seeking a rustic experience with a comfortable nights rest, well then you just found the right place to stay! Bring the family, or just your honey... We hope you enjoy our sweet little cabin in the woods!

Reviews

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Peaceful Seclusion! Amazing 5 Star Cabin in the Blue Ridge Mtns., dogs welcome!
average rating of 4.9375 based on 48 reviews
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Cozy forest cabin w all imaginable amenities

  • 5 of 5

We had a great 4-day stay in the lush, cozy, secluded cabin tucked in the beautiful woods. Loved being at the end of the road with busy birds as our closest, most active neighbors. Two kids age 3 and 6 were in heaven - fab hammock, great toys and the creek perf for rock throwing. We loved the comfy beds, personal vibe and well-equipped kitchen. There is a nice homey feel and we felt very welcomed. Thanks!

  • Submitted: 11-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Weekend get away...

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely the perfect place to unwind and disconnect, we and our friends loved it! So did our pup, Stella. Everything you need is here at the cabin, just bring food and beverages. We really enjoyed the fire pit too. We will be booking another future stay when we attend our next Oakridge event. Thanks for sharing your cabin with us!

  • Submitted: 30-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you John! We are happy to share our sweet cabin in the Virginia Blue Ridge with you! We welcome you back anytime! Warmly Genny
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Wonderful getaway

  • 5 of 5

Some friends and I needed a relaxing get away. What a pleasant surprise Davis Creek Cabin was. The owner Genny went above and beyond expectation to make us welcome and comfortable. We loved it and will go back. The cabin was very clean and everything we needed was provided at the cabin including cut firewood and starter wood.

  • Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Kelly! Welcome back anytime!!!
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5

Charming, Well-Appointed Cabin

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is lovely, and the owner has added every small touch to ensure you have a great experience. We loved it! Although our April spring hiking trip wound up as a cold, somewhat snowy, weekend, we enjoyed visiting local breweries and then settling in by the cabin's fireplace. I can only imagine this place truly shines when it is nice enough to enjoy the porch and fire pit.

  • Submitted: 8-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awwww,! Thank you! Please come stay again! So happy you loved your stay! Genny
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Absolutely amazing

  • 5 of 5

This house was so warm and welcoming. Had everything you need right there as well as extras. We enjoyed every moment of our stay.

  • Submitted: 25-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Please come stay again! Warmly, Genny
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Comfy Cabin

  • 5 of 5

This is a very homey comfortable cabin. Though it rained the whole time we were there and our plans for skiing had to be abandoned we all enjoyed being together in this cabin in the foothills. It is welcoming to all ages and our 7 year old granddaughter wanted to "just go back to the cabin" every time we ventured out.

  • Submitted: 11-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing to stay in our sweet cabin in the Virginia Blue Ridge! We hope that you return to enjoy again soon! Sincerely, Genny
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Location

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Charlottesville Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Lovingston
Nearest Golf
26 Miles
Charlottesville
Nearest Motorway
2.8 Miles
Highway 29
Nearest Restaurant
16 Miles
The Devils Backbone, or The Briar Patch
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Wintergreen Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
250 Miles
Virginia Beach
Car: necessary

Davis Creek Cabin is a family and dog friendly cabin in the woods, yet not far from so much!

Just a short jog off Highway 29 to our sweet cabin nestled at the end of State maintenance back in a cove up against the beautiful Virginia Blue Ridge.

Sleeping accommodations include:

One king size bed, one full size bed, a nice queen size air mattress with automatic inflation, and a port a crib

There is over 200 acres on our property to hike. Charlottesville is 26 miles away to the

north, Lynchburg is 43 miles to the South.

Lovingston is 4 miles away and Nellysford is just over the ridge, a scenic 16 mile back roads drive away.

Skiing in Wintergreen is about 30 minutes away.

There are wineries, festivals and events nearby. Arrington, where the Lock'n Festival is held each year is just 9 miles down Highway 29 to the South.

Crabtree Falls, Hunchback Ridge, and The Blue Ridge Parkway are all great scenic drives/hikes close by.

Come on out and stay in our beautiful peaceful cabin in the Virginia Blue Ridge mountains! Bring your family! And Fido (a small pet fee).

You'll love the peace and seclusion our sweet space has to offer, as well as the fire pit, the BBQ grill (bring your charcoal), the pic nic table, well stocked kitchen and the most comfortable beds with high count bedding that you've ever slept on!

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Lovingston, Virginia

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Lock'n Festival
Aug 23 2018 - Aug 26 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$219
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$167
From
C$193
Fri,Sat
C$972
C$2,723
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$123.24
Pet Fee C$64.86

House Rules:
No hunting or firearms allowed on our property
Your well behaved dog is allowed, however must stay off the furniture inside, and on a leash at all times when outdoors. We do charge a small pet fee.
We are not responsible for your dog running off, getting into poison ivy, or being attacked by a wild critter....
Smoking is allowed outdoors only. Please dispose of your butts in the can with the sand
Thank You!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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