Located in the gorgeous Northern Neck region of Virginia, our serene waterfront rustic retreat offers you modern amenities and dog friendly convenience in a spectacular natural setting, just steps to the water and our private pier. Stand up paddle boards, canoe and kayaks included May - October.
Sail in! Paddle out! The four bedroom / two bathroom cottage is a boater's and paddler's paradise with 500ft of serenely protected waterfront and quick access to the Rappahannock and Corrotoman Rivers, and the Chesapeake Bay. All year long, take advantage of a private pier and full service Yankee Point Marina, only two minutes by boat or car. Kayak, canoe or enjoy our new standup paddleboards in the spring and summer. In the fall and winter, cozy up to one of the three fireplaces in the cottage after a day of sailing, paddling, fishing or hunting.
The Robin's Nest is only about an hour from Richmond and a little more than two hours from DC. The gorgeous drive will take you through the lovely Virginia countryside and by a few of the country’s most historic landmarks. It's close enough for a romantic getaway or a longer family vacation.
-Accommodations for approximately six (6) guests
-Private 150 ft pier / dock with water and electric hookups (4 - 6 ft MLW)
-Master bedroom with fireplace and water views
-HD satellite televisions; digital surround sound in great room
-500 ft of waterfront in a secluded natural setting
-Kayaks / Canoe / SUP Paddleboards (some restrictions regarding cold weather apply) included
-Minutes to a full service marina (Yankee Point Marina)
-Outdoor seating and picnic area
-New (2012) Washer / Dryer
-AC / Central Heat
-Recently renovated kitchen
-Charcoal grill & outdoor propane crab cooker
Activities and Attractions
-Quick access to Rappahannock and Corrotoman Rivers, and the Chesapeake Bay
-Minutes from full service marina (Yankee Point Marina)
-Near Merry Point Ferry
-Shop Irvington, Kilmarnock, and Lively
-Near Hope and Glory Inn, Tides Inn and Restaurants
-Visit Christ Church, Lee Family's Stratford Hall, Washington's Birthplace, Belle Isle State Park
-Cycle the Northern Neck Heritage Trail Bicycling Route
-Follow the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail, including the Dog and Oyster Winery
-Take a Tangier Island Cruise
-Golf, Hike, Sail, Paddle, Fish, Crab, Swim
-Experience Virginia Garden Week, Urbanna Oyster Festival (November), Turkey Shoot Regatta (October), and Virginia Wine Week (March)
This cottage was a wonderful place to spend our Christmas vacation. So peaceful and quiet with all the comforts of home.
Our family's four bedroom/two bathroom vacation cottage is surrounded by 500 feet of serenely protected, private waterfront with quick access to the Rappahannock and Corrotoman Rivers, as well as the Chesapeake Bay. Guests have exclusive use of the property’s private 150-foot dock (4-6 ft MLW), as well as standup paddleboards, a canoe and kayaks throughout their stay. Full service Yankee Point Marina is only two minutes away by boat or car. Fish, crab, paddle, swim, hike, sail … or just relax in the hammock and watch the eagles and osprey battle over the catch of the day.
Desire a day excursion? You are only about 20 minutes by land, ferry, or water from the golf courses, antique shops, art galleries, trendy boutiques and restaurants of Kilmarnock, and the fine dining of Merroir (Rappahannock River Oyster Company) in Topping, and the Tides Inn and the Hope and Glory in Irvington. Nine nearby regional wineries, like the Dog and Oyster Winery, await adventurous wine aficianados. And, of course, there is always the boating, cycling, hiking trails and beauty of Belle Isle State Park. Add a visit to a few of the country's most historic landmarks and the possibilities for your Virginia vacation are endless.
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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
|Property Damage Protection||$89.00|
|Refundable damage deposit||$200.00|
|Notes||Weekly rate is $1650.00, excluding tax, spec. fees (e.g., pet fee, cleaning) and refundable damage deposit. Please inquire about monthly rate. Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed. Holiday periods, including Thanksgiving, Christmas and the New Year, may be slightly higher.|
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