Our historic homestead was established in the early 1900s and is filled with glimpses of the past! The charming cabin rooms will accommodate 2-4 and comfortably invites visitors to enjoy a peaceful night's rest.
Sip wine under the stars, watch deer graze in the pastures, or just sit back & relax! The historic farmhouse is located just 5 minutes off I-77 & very close to Princeton. Why stay overnight in a hotel when this beautiful place is just a short drive away?
Things on the farm remain pretty much the way they were when great grandma lived there in the early 1900's. Guests today have a few more modern conveniences including wifi, landline, tv, and . . . a bathroom, replacing the old outhouse that once stood on the farm.
Your bedroom comes complete with natural air conditioning, made possible by raising the old rolled glass windows and propping them up with a stick. The freshness of the cool mountain air filling the room brings with it the night sounds of owls and crickets chirping softly in the stillness..
If a rain should be falling on the old tin roof, you're in for a special treat. There's nothing like listening to the soothing raindrops as you curl up with a good book or nap the entire afternoon..
Guests can go for a walk to the old barn, go fishing in the river, watch deer graze in the pastures, or make conversation around the crackling fire while taking in the beauty of a clear, starlit night.
Time stands still at this old farm, rusted glimpses of days gone by, inviting guests to visit and remember when life was simpler. Paradise awaits!
12% tax added to pricing; Please call or email with any questions or requests before making a reservation.We take reservations on several sites, so please make sure the farmhouse is available before booking by emailing.
Our family has been in the hospitality business for over 25 years, operating a Bed & Breakfast Inn as well as vacation rentals in the southern West Virginia area. Making sure our guests are comfortable and receive individual attention is important to us. When planning your next vacation, don't stay in a hotel or motel. Experience life surrounded by peace and calm in the countryside. You will be glad you did! Both our B & B and cabins have been featured in various newspaper articles throughout the years. We are members of the Southern West Virginia Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Mercer County Convention & Visitors Bureau, as well as SkiSoutheast.
This historic farmhouse and grounds sits where the Shawnee Indians once lived in the Bluestone Valley. The homestead is one of the most historic sites in Mercer County.
Our guests enjoy beautiful star-lit nights, the soothing sounds of crickets and owls, and when raining, the tranquil sounds of raindrops falling on the old tin roof. This setting is hard to find but certainly exists at our historic farm retreat.
Our historic farm retreat is near many sites and activities visitors enjoy in southern West Virginia, including:
Winterplace Ski Resort - has dozens of trails from the beginner to expert! Snowboarding and tons of winter fun!
Pipestem Resort State Park
is only 13 miles from The Country Cabin with horseback riding, indoor/outdoor pools, a tram that takes you deep into the Bluestone Gorge for a great dining experience! There are all kinds of hiking trails to enjoy.
Bluestone State Park, Bluestone Lake and Bluestone Dam - These beautiful scenic spots are located 8 miles past Pipestem State Park. Guests can rent a boat at the Bluestone Marina or simply enjoy an outing at the park, with a great outdoor swimming pool and lots of hiking trails. Bluestone Dam is open for tours from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
Great hunting and fishing is available year round at the Bluestone Wildlife Management Area.
Camp Creek State Park - is located just about 12 minutes from The Country Cabin and is wonderful for hiking and outdoor enjoyment and equestrians.
New River Gorge Bridge - Worlds longest steel arch bridge. Experience Bridge Day in October where base jumpers parachute off the bridge.
Other nearby State Parks - Pinnacle Rock, Grandview
Historic Districts - Hinton, Bramwell, Bluefield, Lewisburg
Outdoor Dramas - Theater West Virginia, “Hatfields & McCoys”, “Honey in the Rock”
Dining - Great restaurants are located near The Country Cabin. Princeton is just 7 miles away where one can find Applebees, Shoneys, Bob Evans, Outback, Texas Steakhouse, and a variety of family owned restaurants. Outstanding restaurants and are found on the premises of Pipestem State Park. Seafood buffets and prime rib special. Also, The Oak Supper Club is also a favorite dining place. It is located just past the entrance to Pipestem State Park.
Horseback riding – Pipestem Stables
Swimming – Pipestem & Bluestone State Parks, Princeton City Park pool & waterslide
Whitewater Rafting – 18+ area outfitters
Professional Minor League Baseball – Princeton Devil Rays, Bluefield Blue Jays
Zip line and canopy tours in the New River Gorge - Great fun for all ages!!
Car Racing – Princeton Dragway, Beckley Speedway
Exhibition Coal Mine – Beckley
Caves & Caverns – Lost World Caverns, Organ Cave
Rock Climbing – Hard Rock Climbing Services
Golf – Championship course at Pipestem, Glade Springs Resort, Saddlebred Country Club, Willowood Country Club.
Fishing – Best fishing east of Mississippi found on New River, Greenbrier and Bluestone
Lakes & Boating – Bluestone Lake, Bluestone Marina
Hiking – Dozens of trails at Pipestem and Bluestone State Parks, New River Gorge National River Trails
Amtrak – Ride the Cardinal into historic Hinton, WV
Museums – Veterans Memorial Museum, Hinton Railroad Museum, The Graham House Museum, Saunders One-Room Schoolhouse Museum, Coal Heritage Museum
Mountain Lake, Virginia – Where Dirty Dancin’ was filmed!
The Greenbrier Resort & Casino - This 5-diamond resort is among the top 10 in the world. The Greenbrier is an award-winning resort located in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. As a National Historic landmark, The Greenbrier's classic architecture, exquisite interior design, carefully sculpted landscape, impeccable service and outstanding amenities have hosted distinguished guests from around the world since 1778. The Greenbrier bunker, once the secret emergency White House for the President and his cabinet, is now open for tours. Spectacular!
Tamarack - You will find the 'Best of West Virginia' here, crafts, handmade everything, along with a wonderful southern cuisine provided by the Greenbrier Resort chefs, including our personal favorite, the fried green tomato sandwich!! Mountain entertainment is plentiful in the theater on the premises. Spend a day at Tamarack.
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