PEACEFUL PRIVATE SETTING, WIFI, HOT TUB, CLOSE TO TIMBERLINE SKIING

Karen Williams

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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PEACEFUL PRIVATE SETTING, WIFI, HOT TUB, CLOSE TO TIMBERLINE SKIING

Canaan Valley House Rental Photos and Description

4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, sleeps 10

Located on 5 acres behind the gate in Old Timberline, Bear's Lair offers the privacy of a beautiful wooded setting 5 minutes from the slopes in winter, or scenic Spruce Island Lake in summer. This large, comfortable home has two large master suites with walk-in closets and private baths - one conveniently located on the first floor. The great room is a favorite gathering place with a huge stone fireplace and plenty of windows providing views of the woods and wildlife. Enjoy preparing hearty mountain breakfasts in the crowd sized well-equipped kitchen. The dining area will comfortably accommodate dinner for 12 around a huge carved oak table. Game room with pool table. Enjoy star studded nights and golden sunsets from the hot tub on the two-level deck. Exceptional natural beauty, comfort, and convenience make Bear's Lair a experience that you'll want to return to.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Karen Williams

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2005
Speaks english
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.4
based on 9 traveler reviews

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Peaceful private setting, wifi, hot tub, close to Timberline Skiing
average rating of 4.4444447 based on 9 reviews
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Peaceful private setting, wifi, hot tub, close to Timberline Skiing
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Canaan Valley West Virginia
Valley Forge, PA
5

A MUST RENTAL!!!

  • 5 of 5
We rented the Bear's Lair for a long weekend and we were so pleased with the accommodations. It was a great location in the gated community. The house was very secluded and had LOTS of privacy! We saw deer almost every morning.

Our daughters LOVED having the entire upstairs to themselves with the roomy 3 bedrooms. The house has a fantastic flow of rooms and a beautiful view from the master BR. It was very close to the grocery store, a few restaurants and attractions-Seneca Rocks and Spruce Knob. We would definitely recommend renting this secluded gem.
  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Peaceful private setting, wifi, hot tub, close to Timberline Skiing
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Canaan Valley West Virginia
Northern VA
3

COULD BE BETTER...DISAPPOINTING SINCE THE HOT TUB WAS BROKEN FOR OUR ENTIRE STAY

  • 3 of 5
We have vacationed numerous times in the Timberline area and love the activities and the "get away from it all" feeling, bother winter and summer. We liked the house and location and setting. However, the kitchen is in need of updates, though it worked for us. The towels were very old and frayed and the house was a bit dusty - leaky sink in the powder room. Most of all, the hot tub was broken when we arrived and was still broken when we left. We called the realty company numerous times and got several different estimates of when repairs might happen - nothing changed. Though the realty company refunded the "hot tub fee" the money was not the main issue. The runaround with the realty company and the complete loss of the hot tub for the duration of our stay was the problem. We were very disappointed. Hot tub time is very important on our family getaways and if the hot tub was broken prior to our arrival we should have been notified. We will rent elsewhere next time.
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Canaan Valley West Virginia
Winfield, WV
3

WONDERFUL PROPERTY

  • 3 of 5
would definately stay here again....Canaan Valley is one of my very favorite places ever...used to have a place up there myself...the house if fully furnished....made great use of all the kitchen appliances and such..hot tub and outdoor fire pit were put to good use...used this as a girls getaway, my friend and her daughter along with my 13 yr old golden retriever had an amazing few days...
  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Peaceful private setting, wifi, hot tub, close to Timberline Skiing
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Canaan Valley West Virginia
Esses
5

PERFECT... COULD NOT ASK FOR MORE

  • 5 of 5
We had a fantastic time at Bears Lair. The house is extremely comfortable. We made great use of the Hottub, it was lovely to be able to relax and watch the Deer roam on the lawn. The Visitor Information centre in Davis were very helpful. We visited Blackwater Falls and Senaca Rocks and Caves which were great. We had a fun afternoon on the lake in the Canoe and spent plenty of time playing pool when the weather was not so good. We would certainly recommend this cabin and would love to return in the future.
  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Peaceful private setting, wifi, hot tub, close to Timberline Skiing
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Canaan Valley West Virginia
Satsuma, Fl
5

AWSOME VISIT

  • 5 of 5
I can't really express how impressed I was with my ski trip and stay at the Bear's Lair. First off, I arrived after a heavy snow, so the place was postcard perfect for winter adventures. Old Norman Rockwell himself could not have painted a more beautiful picture. Then walking into the entrance and seeing all the rustic construction and decor automatically sets the tone for a first rate experience. The pictures you see on this site are an excellent hint of what it looks like, but you have to be there with the occasional creaks of aged wood flooring under foot and the smell of fireplace smoke in the air. Every room is picture perfect with decor befitting a Bear's Lair motif. There's something for everyone, from small children up. There's a well appointed kitchen with pretty much everything you'll need.
After an excellent day of skiing at Timberline ski resort, which is only minutes away, the hot tub was a fantastic way to relax for a while. I had a lot of fun with my friends shooting pool in the billiards room, that was a nice addition! Then later watching a movie down in the "pit" next to a roaring fire in that hugh fireplace. That was awsome, and so was the entire visit. I was so impressed that I look forward to future trips to the Bear's Lair not just during the winter, but would like to check it out during some of the other seasons as well. Thank you for having me and hope to be back soon!
  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2011
  • Stayed: Feb 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Canaan Valley West Virginia
Williamsburg, VA
4

FIVE ACRES OF BLISS

  • 4 of 5
Home is well appointed with all that you will need for an awesome vacation. The deer are abundant and will come right up to the front door because they're starving. Four wheel or all wheel drive a must during ski season as the lane to house is not plowed. Home is a two minute drive from Timberline ski resort; never went to Canaan ski resort as we had it all right at Timberline. Layout of home is unique with one master on main floor and second master and two other bedrooms are upstars; second master is separated by an open walkway to other bedrooms which are a queen and a bunkroom-quite a nice layout. My reason for downgrading it to a "4" was because I felt that the appliances could be updated and more organization into pots and pans, items in cabinets etc., but other than that this home has it all.
  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2010
  • Stayed: Jan 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 32
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Timberline Resort
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Timberline Resort

Canaan Valley, West Virginia - a lovely unspoiled area surrounded by mountains within minutes of two state parks. 3 1/2 hours from the DC metro area. Restful and restorative setting but lots of activities for outdoor sports enthusiasts.

Other Activities: kayaking

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Availability & Rates

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Canaan Valley House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring/Summer/Fall
Mar 11 2014 - Dec 25 2014
2 night minimum stay
From
$213
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,090
 
 
Winter
Dec 26 2014 - Mar 11 2015
3 night minimum stay
$345
$1,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$213
$1,090
 

Additional information about rental rates

Hot tub fee - 4 nights $53.00
Pet Fee $60.00
Admin (damage waiver) $99.00 + Tax
Hot tub - 5 plus nights $79.50
Our vacation home is managed by a local property management company. Once you contact the owner she will provide contact info for the property manager who handles the booking process and anything you might need during your stay.
Tax Rate 12.0%
Notes From $640/three nights - $1090/week
Holiday ... .... please call
Pre-winter rates are in effect from Dec. 9th to Dec. 25th with a 25% discount off winter rates.
Rental rates do not include WV lodging taxes of 12%
Rental admin fee of $99 includes damage waiver that protects traveler for up to $3K of accidental damage
Hot tub fee is $50 - $75 depending on length of stay
Pet fee is $60 per pet
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Amenities

Canaan Valley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Iron & Board
  • Firewood
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Heating ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Pantry Items
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Toys
  • Radio
  • Games ...
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Wood Deck
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • playground
  • live theater
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • restaurants
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • forests
  • pond
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • wildlife viewing
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • walking
  • sledding
  • sight seeing
  • horseback riding
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountaineering
  • cross country skiing
  • kayaking
  • snowboarding
  • rock climbing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • skiing
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • ice skating
  • whitewater rafting
  • golf privileges optional
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
Notes:
The new pool room provides the opportunity for a game of billiards on the new full sized AMF table.
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