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Heavenly Haven Cabin at Craig Creek

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Loft + Den, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6-8)

Welcome to Heavenly Haven

A family friend introduced us to Craig Creek in the spring of 2007. We were instantly enamored by the clean water and beautiful mountain views. The creek is perfect for tubing, canoing, and fishing. The surrounding Jefferson National forest offers some of the best hiking and hunting in the area.

A week’s vacation at Craig Creek in the summer of 2007 cemented our love for the area and we began to look for a place to call our own. As we began our search we learned that property on the creek is rarely sold, and is often passed from one generation to the next. We had almost abandoned the idea when we happened upon the find of a lifetime……our Heavenly Haven.

In 1997 a local attorney purchased the 1.3 acre creek-front lot near Oriskany, Virginia with the intent to build a fishing and hunting “getaway”. In 2000, he commissioned Mennonite carpenters to construct the unique cedar cabin and adjacent 10' x 20' barn from Southern Living’s “Deer Run” design.

The beautifully detailed interior features tongue-and-groove knotty wood pine. Craftsmanship, attention to detail, and quality materials; all trademarks of the Mennonite builder; are abundant throughout.

The dining area features seating for 6 at a wonderful table hand crafted on the property. 2 large windows provide scenery while you dine. A deer antler chandelier, with dimmer, sets the mood for family meals or romantic dinners.

The master bedroom features an inviting king size oak bed with comfortable memory foam mattress. The bed is adorned with high quality linens, perfectly suited to the country setting. Two large windows provide plenty of natural sunlight and scenic views of the surrounding forestry. The ceiling fan, candles, and overhead dimmer allow you to set temperature and lighting perfectly for your comfort and mood. A full bath, with enclosed shower and tub is conveniently located next to the master bedroom.

The centerpiece of the great room is a breathtaking stone fireplace which extends from the floor to the 20 ft cathedral ceiling. A lush queen size sleeper sofa, antique cedar chest, and oversize chairs make this room an inviting place to enjoy conversation and a book or DVD from our library by the fire. The ceiling fan and overhead lighting allow you to create the perfect atmosphere for relaxation.

The fully equipped kitchen contains everything you’ll need to cook a gourmet meal, or simply heat up a pizza. Electric stove and oven, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, pots and pans, crock-pot, dishes, utensils, and spices are provided. A large window over the kitchen sink provides views of the creek while you cook or socialize.

At the top of the solid pine staircase is the sleeping loft. In the loft you’ll find two comfy double size log beds and a set bunk beds. The bottom bunk has a full size mattress, and can sleep 2. The top bunk has a double mattress and sports views of the creek through the adjacent window. A collection of toys, games, children’s videos, and a VCR are available for your use. 2 large windows provide lots of sunlight and gorgeous views.

Keywords: cabin, creek, mountain

More Details

Owner
Mike & Deanna Olney
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for a wonderful stay at your cabin. We enjoyed ourselves

very much. The cabin has a very homey feel to it. We loved the fires, comfy

couches, and beautiful decor. It was the perfect way to bring in the new year.

We will definitely pass the word along to our friends and family. Thanks again

for allowing us to have such an enjoyable new year!



Sincerely,



Jen & Geoff



Fairfax, VA

Happy New Year!
Dec 2007
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Amenities

Eagle Rock Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1) King size bed with new memory foam mattress set., Twin or Single Beds (2) Twin beds located in loft., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sleeper sofa in den/great room area., Bunk Beds (1) Full size lower bunk and twin size upper bunk in loft.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water tubing

Reviews

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Heavenly Haven Cabin at Craig Creek
average rating of 4.92 based on 126 reviews
Chesapeake, VA
5

An incredible place to get away

  • 5 of 5

Our only regret about staying at Heavenly Haven is that we couldn't stay longer. It's a beautifully appointed cabin and the owners have thought of everything, right down to spices and sharp knives for cooking. There are plenty of books, games, and DVDs to use if you get rained in, but you would probably want to be fishing, tubing, or kayaking down at the creek or enjoying a fire around the fire pit with the supplied firewood. Can't wait to come back for a longer stay. It's kind of far from stores and restaurants, so bring the foods and beverages you like and take advantage of the relaxing atmosphere.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cabin and views, very comfortable and clean, couldn’t have asked for better!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

Very accomodating and decorated with class. Really enjoyed the firepit in the evenings.

  • 5 of 5

The area and view of Craig creek is wonderful. Was a very relaxing experience.Would like to come back again.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd stay at the cabin and we just love it! Extremely clean, comfortable, and well stocked! We love the peace and quiet. The cabin is the perfect spot to get away from it all, relax, and just enjoy nature. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Buchanan, Virginia
5

Heavenly Haven...best vacation ever!

  • 5 of 5

This is our third vacation at Heavenly Haven. Thank you Mike and Deanna for opening up your lovely home in this beautiful place for families to make memories. We love it here!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Christiansburg, Va
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was beautiful! Very clean fully furnished. The gas grill made our steaks taste delicious.

The creek was peaceful and relaxing. We caught lots of fish and made wonderful memories.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Roanoke Regional Airport
Car: necessary

Creekfront access for fishing, tubing, and canoeing. Canoe and tubes provided.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Damage Deposit $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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