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Cheryl and Maurice

Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english

Waterfront Stunning River Retreat - Hot Tub - Pedal Boat - Kayaks - Canoe - Dock

81 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


Reedville House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths


Location: Reedville, Virginia, USA (near the mouth of the Potomac River and the Chesapeake Bay)

Accommodations: 4 Bedrooms + 3 Baths

April-September - minimum stay is 3 nights

October-March - minimum stay is 2 nights

Maximum Guests: 8 people

Pet Friendly

First off--Read our reviews. We have over 80 reviews and we are a 5 star retreat. Stunning River Retreat is waterfront with your own dock; it is a pet-friendly home; we do not charge for linens, pets or cleaning (for stays of 3 nights or more). 10% Military Discount.

This is your destination spot. All inclusive Resort with Pedal Boat, Canoe, Kayaks, Hot Tub, Ping Pong, Pool Table, Bikes, Tred Mill, Darts and much more.

Thank you for your interest in Stunning River Retreat. Everything you could want is located on the property--kayaks, canoe, pedal boat, fishing, crabbing, bikes, hot tub, ping pong, pool table, Frisbee (disc) golf and much much more. We are located off the Little Wicomico River with easy access to the Chesapeake Bay. Great Fishing.

Explore the Little Wicomico River on the pedal boat, kayaks or canoe (provided for your unlimited use at no extra cost). Enjoy the Hot Tub, Pool Table, Ping Pong and bicycles (bring your helmet). Bring your own boat for fishing and swimming and moor on 80' dock. Beautifully landscaped, custom tri-level home on 1+ acres with vaulted ceilings. An arbored rose garden leads to the waterfront and deep water dock. The surroundings provide a warm sanctuary on the water. This spacious waterfront home offers a beautiful view of the water with your own private 80' dock with moorings for large boats.

Upper level 16’ x 20’ deck overlooks the water is located off the fully equipped gourmet kitchen. The deck has 2 gas grills for outdoor grilling and a Weber charcoal grill. Enjoy your BBQ fixings on the large 10 foot table cushioned swivel chairs and love seat. A heat lamp keeps you warm on those cool nights when a little extra warmth is needed. Sit back and watch the herons and otters catch their breakfast while you sip your morning coffee.

The upper level also offers a master suite with a sliding glass door water view, 42 in. HDTV, and master bath with ceramic tile floors, soaking tub, shower, toilet, double sinks and walk-in closet. There is a second bedroom with a sliding glass door water view, queen bed and 32 in. HDTV. There is a second full bathroom located next to bedroom. Stunning River Retreat has a large selection of DVD movies for adults and kids.

The entry level has a tiled foyer with a living room with leather sofa and love seat with 48 in. Smart HDTV, DVD, stone fireplace and hardwood floors. The house has on demand water heater for unlimited hot water.

The lower level consists of a pool room with a great water view, wet bar, 50 in.TV, stereo. There is a large adjoining room with a ping-pong table, dartboard, Nintendo Game System, other games, stereo and extra full size refrigerator/ice maker. The third full bathroom with ceramic tile floors is located next to the two bedrooms. The lower level bedroom has a queen size bed and the fourth bedroom has two double bunk beds--twin on top of full size beds, TV, and DVD. player.

Walk out from the pool room to another deck '30ft by 10ft' and hop in the HOT TUB with seating for 6-7 people or down to the waterside deck with picnic table and large bench at the dock. Sit back and enjoy the natural surroundings and the wildlife along the shore.

Catch crabs with a net or crab pots (supplied) on the dock, or go swimming 'safe for children' as the gently sloping shore leads to deeper water along the sandy water’s edge. Kids can enjoy fishing on the dock (poles provided). Bring your boats and keep them at your own private dock. Boat ramp at Smith Point Marina is available 3 miles away for launching your boat.

Ride bikes through the quiet neighborhood (10 bikes are located in shed for your enjoyment), or play a game of basketball with friends in the driveway! Charter a fishing trip or take a cruise over to Tangier or Smith Island. This home is just two miles away from Smith Point, historic Reedville and both cruise boats.

That's not all! For your enjoyment you can explore the river on the 4 person pedal boat, the 2-person kayak, the 2 single man or the 2-person canoe (all provided at no extra cost).

Pet-Friendly House - NO extra charge for your pets (they are your family)

Luxury top-of-the-line LINENS AND TOWELS INCLUDED.


10% DISCOUNT for Repeat Guests (only one discount per visit...discounts cannot be combined).

NO Cleaning Fee for rentals 3 nights or more.

$125 Cleaning Fee added for rentals less than 3 nights.

Local attractions include: several marinas; vineyards, fishing charters, free public car ferry (2 miles down the road); boat cruises; antiquing; golfing and numerous other activities within the Northern Neck. Reedville is home to the award-winning Reedville Fisherman's Museum which is nestled among the quaint Victorian homes that line Main Street. Main Street also has two of the finest waterfront restaurants featuring fresh local seafood and steaks (one offers marina services) and there's also an old-fashioned ice cream parlor. Come to the river and see where paradise is hidden.

NEW for 2016:

1. Lower level table and chairs for deck

2. New Upgraded stove/range

3. Wii Gaming System

Stunning River Retreat Amenities:

1. Pedal Boat (not avail. Dec.-Feb.)

2. Canoe (available year round)

3. 2-man Tandem Kayak (available year round)

4. Two - single person Kayaks (available year round)

5. 11 Bicycles and 2-toddler bike trailer

6. Pool Table

7. Ping Pong Table

8. Poker Table

9. Hot Tub

10. Tredmill

11. Football, Basketball

12. Frisbee Golf - Disc Golf

13. Fishing Poles and Crab Pots

14. Cornhole

15. Horseshoes

16. Nintendo 64

17. Wii Gaming System

18. Croquet

19. Volleyball

20. Water Toys

21. Dart Board

(all amenities are included in the price of the rental and are located on property)

NOTE: Wineries, Restaurants and Cruises operate on seasonal hours. Check times for hours of operation.

Please note: Crabs are not around in winter months. They usually show up in the crab traps Late May-Late October.

Fishing Season: April-December

For the inquisitive: Reedville is a fishing village located at the far eastern end of Virginia's Northern Neck, population around 2,163. It is located in Northumberland County, which has about 94,558 residents. Reedville is named for Captain Elijah Reed, who founded the town in 1874 when he started the menhaden fishing industry, which is still going today.

It features historic Victorian mansions built by factory owners and fishing boat captains. Main Street was known as 'Millionaire's Row,' home to wealthy fishermen who made their fortunes from the menhaden that was plentiful in the Potomac and Chesapeake Bay. The Reedville Fishermen's Museum, in the Reedville Historic District, tells the story of the menhaden fishing industry, the watermen of the Northern Neck, and the Victorian fishing village of Reedville. Self-guided walking tours of the historic district are available from the museum.

Reedville is also a significant charter-fishing center for Chesapeake bay. Don't forget to visit the local wineries.

Please note that we require at least 2 weeks notice for reservations. We will consider last minute rentals if we do not have guests arriving at least 2 days prior or after your visit. This is for cleaning purposes. Our Property Manager sanitizes the house before each guest which may require more than one person to assist and requires planning.

10 miles to the local Vir-Mar Beach (Chesapeake Bay)

60 miles to Colonial Beach

73 miles to Busch Gardens, Williamsburg

85 miles to Fredericksburg, VA (shopping malls)

85 miles to Richmond, VA (shopping malls/Richmond Airport)

97 miles to Norfolk

112 miles to Virginia Beach (ocean beach)

115 miles to Washington, DC

Stunning River Retreat Rules of the Road:

Tenant shall obey all jurisdictional ordinances as well as those set forth in this Lease Agreement. Courtesy quiet hours are 10:00 p.m. - 8:00 a.m. Tenant shall not possess or attempt to possess illegal substances, must observe property boundaries at all times, and shall not cause disruption within the local neighborhood.

No on-street parking, campers, travel trailers or motor homes are allowed. All vehicles must be parked in driveway. No fires or fireworks allowed.

Tenant shall provide accurate information to the Landlord, in particular total number of persons, pets, vehicles to occupy premises. Pets must be leashed and under the control of their owner at all times. No lewd behavior or public nudity allowed.

Failure to comply with the above guidelines may result in immediate termination of this Lease without refund, forfeiture of security deposit, prosecution or any combination therein.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Cheryl and Maurice (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Cheryl and Maurice

We fell in love with this house and property as it was on the River, had its own private dock and the property was gorgeous. We wanted to share this with others so they can see the beauty in Reedville as we did. We want our guests to be pampered so we include an extensive list of amenities on-site. We hope you enjoy the house as much as we do.

Cheryl and Maurice purchased this house in 2013

Why Cheryl and Maurice chose Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck

This property is located off the Little Wicomico River with easy access to the Chesapeake for great fishing. Quiet neighborhood. Wonderful property to get away from it all for family reunions and quite romantic getaways.

What makes this house unique

Everything you may possibly need is on site.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Well, we are home.

I can’t believe how much we did and how fast 2 1/2 weeks went. It was great fun hiking Bushmill Stream, Dameron Marsh and Hughlett Point (a most beautiful, natural beach area too). These areas would be especially wonderful during migration! We went to George Washington Birthplace to attend an eagle release by the Wildlife Center of Virginia. It was truly amazing and an unexpected highlight of our trip. Very pretty area to hike as well. Toured Stratford Hall and hiked around. Lovely view of Potomac Cliffs. Checked out many marinas and public launch sites. Used for lots of maps/locations. Kayaking at Belle Isle State Park on Mulberry Creek was fantastic. Saw eagles and a huge nest!

We made a point to take both ferries, have a drink at the Tides Inn, visit wineries, see Christ Church, find the fishing pier at Glebe’s Pt. bridge, have a picnic lunch at Westland Beach on Windmill Point, drive over the Norris Bridge and go to Tangier Island.

Favorite shops were Plum Summer and the Box in White Stone. Ate at Crazy Crab, Willaby’s, and Car Wash café. Loved the River Market in White Stone, great deli sandwiches, and crab cakes to go. The owner is from Columbus Ohio! We had such a good time talking with people. Very friendly everywhere! Dan at Smith Point Marina was really helpful with arrangements for the boat and even took us in the back yard to show us an old eagle nest. The little museums seemed to be closed during the week, so had to miss those.

We felt so at home here. Yes, tons to do, but also just so comfy and relaxing. Every morning coffee out on deck and every evening wine on the dock. Quiet, peaceful and the night sky just amazing. We also really enjoyed the complimentary bottle of wine. Thank you so much for everything. Congrats again on your upcoming wedding!
Sep 2015
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Waterfront Stunning River Retreat - Hot Tub - Pedal Boat - Kayaks - Canoe - Dock
average rating of 4.8641977 based on 83 reviews
Southwest Pa.


  • 5 of 5

Go and stay and you won't be dissappointed. Everything you need is right here. So much to do at the house on a rain-day, or any-time. Kids NEVER got bored-fishing was good and it was so nice not to have to drive and put the boat in and out. Am planning on going back next year already. One word of advice though- GET YOU FISHING LICENSE BEFORE YOU START FISHING- wife and I took 4 year old for a ride the first day we put boat in water and ended up with lines in the water- cost us each $145.00. Pat had told us before that we could get a boat license for $38.00 but we were too stupid to go and do it. This allows anyone on the boat to fish. GO GET THE LICENSE before you start fishing. Ride on Pat's boat was AWESOME. Pat is a very nice man that was always happy to answer any questions- both before we came down and while we were there.

GO AND ENJOY, Craig and Sherri

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2008
  • Stayed: Aug 2008
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Awesome retreat!

  • 5 of 5

My family really enjoyed our stay, I only wish we would have stayed longer! The kitchen was very well equipped as was the game room. The house is clean and cozy and the fishing/ crabbing pier is a great way to spend some time as well.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great home with so much to do!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time on our annual July 4 getaway. The home was so well outfitted for guests - the best we've ever experienced. It was exceptionally clean and everything was in working order. We enjoyed all of the amenities you have available - canoe, kayaks, paddle boat, pool table, hot tub, ping pong, bikes, crabbing and fishing... so much! Even with a rainy weekend, the kids fished and just had a blast. A great rental in a lovely location!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Amazing place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing vacation we had at this property! We were looking for something where we could just stay at the house and not have to leave it. Something for our visiting FL elderly folks, our 9 year old granddaughter and us to enjoy. This fit the bill! So many things to do; crabbing, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, swimming, hot tub for outside and so very many things for the inside including games, DVD's, pool, ping pong, nintendo and more. You never run out of things to do. I laughed so much and had a great time.

The house is amazing! You will want to move in forever. I loved it. It is fresh, clean and extremely well stocked. Housekeeping team does an excellent job and the owners are a joy to work with.

If I had to say anything at all negative or make a suggestion it would be for a later checkout time as cleaning the house and re-packing and getting out at 10:00 am is difficult for a large group with pets. I would also suggest the lovely bedroom down stairs have a TV.

Minor minor stuff compared to all the well stocked things to do and the lovely home. I would return in a minute and wish I could right now.

Amazing amazing place! You want to book here!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Great Dog Friendly Property

  • 5 of 5

This was a great house in a rural area of the Northern Neck. Laid back atmosphere and great southern hospitality. The house has everything you need along with lots of family indoor and outdoor activities. Great kayaking from the dock in calm waters where you can paddle forever. Our daughter finally learned to ride a bike this week and it's a great place to learn with a long driveway and easy no traffic circle around the development. If you are looking for a true Bay experience with a well equipped house, then pack the clothes and food and book it. Even better bring the boat with a nice dock and quick access to the Bay.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Hope to come back!

  • 5 of 5

This was a lovely and relaxing trip for my family, including 2 small children (3.5 years old and 8 months) and a set of grandparents.

Stunning River Retreat is clean and comfortable. All the beds are especially cozy and there are more blankets and fresh, white towels than you could possibly need. The bath mats in every bathroom looked brand new. The kitchen has tons of pots and pans, glassware and gadgets - it was really tremendously impressive. Additionally, there are tons of little touches that add up - complimentary toothbrushes and q-tips, sunscreen, bug spray. spices, sugar, laundry detergent…not to mention a free bottle of complimentary wine and a lovely gift basket of goodies when you arrive.

Then, there are a gazillion ways you can pass the time here: playing pool, poker, ping pong, darts, Nintendo, disc golf, puzzles, corn hole, DVDs, kayaks, canoes, a hot tub, a pedal boat and crabbing! We caught a number of crabs in the pots provided and enjoyed them on the deck adjacent the kitchen. The view from the upper deck is wonderful and catches a great breeze (and also has THREE grills on it). Spending time on the dock was the highlight of the trip. We saw a lot of interesting animals/water life during our stay. My husband brought along a paddleboard and spent a good amount of time along the The Little Wicomico River and even saw stingrays!

Honestly, we didn’t use most of the awesome amenities while we were at the house over 5 nights. There were just too many!

As a parent, I will say that I very much appreciated the ability to use the provided pack n’ play and highchair so I didn’t have to pack these things myself!

In terms of the surrounding area, we recommend: getting chicken necks for crabbing at the nearby Country Store, going to downtown Reedville (a very tiny town) only 5 minutes away for ice cream at Chitterchats (they have homemade waffle cones), checking out the small free ferry in the area, going into Kilmarnock (about 20 min away) to eat at Northern Neck Burger and doing a wine tasting at the Dog and Oyster Vineyard.

Not many rentals are this extensive in their offerings. Definitely give Stunning River Retreat a try - you won’t regret it!

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Richmond International
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
110 Miles
Virginia Beach
Car: necessary

Local attractions include: several marinas; vineyards (seasonal); fishing charters; free public car ferry (2 miles down the road); boat cruises; antiquing; golfing and numerous other activities within the Northern Neck.

Reedville is home to the award-winning Reedville Fisherman’s Museum which is nestled among the quaint Victorian homes that line Main Street.

Main Street also has two of the finest waterfront restaurants featuring fresh local seafood and steaks (one offers marina services) and there's also an old-fashioned ice cream parlor. Come to the river and see where paradise is hidden.

Other Activities: Charter boat fishing rentals, and 2 cruise boats to Tangier and Smith Island

Golf: Three golf facilities 30 minutes from home.

Available on property: 4 Person Pedal Boat, Canoe, 2-Person Kayak, 2 single person kayaks, Hot Tub, 11 Bikes (children to adult), Beach Chairs, Football, Basketball, Wiffle Ball, Frisbee--all provided for you to enjoy (NO additional fees)


Rates & Availability

Reedville House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nov 24 2016 - Nov 26 2016
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Dec 24 2016 - Dec 26 2016
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
New Years
Dec 31 2016 - Jan 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
May 6 2017 - Jun 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
Memorial Day
May 26 2017 - May 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Jun 18 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fourth of July
Jul 2 2017 - Jul 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 5.3%

10% Military Discount
10% Repeat Guest Discount
NO Pet Fee.
Discounts cannot be combined. Maximum Discount 10%.

$500 security deposit required to reserve property.
50% due 60 days prior to rental.
50% due 14 days prior to rental.
Security Deposit is refunded 10 days after rental period provided there are no incidents or damages.

Military Discount - 10%
Law Enforcement Discount - 10%
Return Guest Discount - 10%
(Discounts cannot be combined - Maximum discount - 10%)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Reedville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • River ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , larger soaking tub - double sink
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Master bath has 2 sinks, toilet, soaking tub and shower. Second bath has shower, toilet and sink. Third bathroom has a combination tub/shower, toilet and sink. All bathrooms have ceramic tile floors.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double , 2 twin/ single , bunk beds
  • 3 Queen size beds, 2 bunk beds--Full on top of twin beds, 1 Crib, 2 Pack-N-Play Cribs
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Binoculars
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Pedal Boat
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Top of the line adult size pedal boat (boat has 4 sets of peddles and two paddles), a 2-person kayak and 2 person canoe is included as well with life vests. Failure to accurately disclose number of people or pets will result in forfeiture of the security deposit.

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