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Rustic Cabin in Thurmont, MD

Bedrooms 2
Space 450 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 bedrooms, 1 full bath, sleeps 6

Please call if interested!

Property adjoins Catoctin Mountain Federal Park. Short drive to Cunningham Falls State Park with additional hiking and horseback riding trails. Stocked trout stream nearby. In center of Civil War country! Gettysburg, Sharpsburg, Antietam, Frederick and Monocacy Battlefields. Antiquing, Golf, Outlet shopping. Ski Liberty, Whitetail Ski Resort, scenic drives and excellent local restaurants.


The annual Catoctin Colorfest will be held in October . Over 350 juried arts and crafts will be exhibited in two areas in the Town of Thurmont. Both areas are within walking distance. The craft areas are the Thurmont Community Park and the Guardian Hose Company Activities Grounds. Admission to both of the craft areas is free.

More Details

Property Manager
Deb Moxley
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 6, 2017

About Deb Moxley

Dan & I have always loved the outdoors, especially the forests. So, when he found this property, it was like it was destined for us to live here. & here we are, 12 years later, still enjoying our little piece of Heaven. Lots of upkeep & work I grant you; but well worth all of our efforts!!

When we purchased the property, there was this little weekend cabin placed on the second parcel. Dan & I lived there while building our home for when he decides to retire. If ever!

Deb Moxley purchased this cabin in 1999

Why Deb Moxley chose Sabillasville

Some years ago, we decided to share the cabin & the quiet & solitude that we enjoy so much. Plenty of wildlife & birds to observe. The sounds of the creek alone are enough to make the tension disappear. It's just a peaceful place to kick back & enjoy yourself or a good book or reconnect with family or each other. In this hectic life we live, nowadays, it's nice to know there is a quiet little place to escape to Revuenate, relax or take a much needed walk in the woods.

Guestbook comments from the manager

thank you so much for allowing us the pleasure to stay at your cabin. We had a good time ( peaceful compared to the hustle & bustle of the world) and really enjoyed the wildlife and serene setting. It is a good reminder of how connected we are to the earth & all of God's creations. Maybe next time we will all be able to enjoy it. My wife was working; but it reminded her of home so she enjoyed it some too. Once again thank you for your consideration & the grand tour & being able to see & feeed the deer. We really appreciate you guys. God Bless You All! Quanah, Michelle, Matthew, Caleb & Kalie
Nov 2008
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Sabillasville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    Living Area - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
Small babbling creek with 2 hammocks to enjoy backyard fire pit with chairs tables Totem poles Bridge farther down the lane crossing the creek with seats & small picnic area & another fire pit. Lots of areas to walk or hike. Biking 4 miles through the scenic park. Cunningham Falls Park nearby with kayaking beautiful scenery abounds. Local wineries local restaurants No hunting allowed!


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Rustic Cabin in Thurmont, MD
average rating of 4.904762 based on 31 reviews

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to get away. This is away from it all yet so close to everything. So peacefull. We enjoyed every minute of our stay. We started our day on the screened in porch and ended our day by the fireplace. There is no better way to relax after enjoying site seeing and hiking all day in the near national parks. The fall foilage was at its peak and what a site to see. Thanks for the stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We appreciate your choosing us & also you taking the time to review your stay so nice of you. Happy you guys had a nice visit & enjoyed your stay. Hope to based you again one day! Take care!
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Cozy, secluded cabin in the woods

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property! My boyfriend and I just visited for a long weekend and we had an amazing time. It's private and quiet. We were greeted with beautiful fall foliage and a mountain stream. There are absolutely stunning totempoles through out the woods. Our dog, Gunner, loved running through the woods, exploring. Deb-thank you for allowing us some time to get away in a very cozy, welcoming setting: you've got a little slice of heaven there.


  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aw, Jen, thank you for your lovely review! So kind of you ! Dan & I are so happy you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again one day. Take care
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  • 5 of 5

My family and I absolutely loved it here, including the pup!!! We definitely needed this getaway after a hectic 4th of July. The cabin was fully stocked everything you need to prepare simple meals. Deb & Dan left great instructions. The sound of the stream was so relaxing. The AC works great!!! We'd definitely would love to come back again in the fall to enjoy the scenery.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We appreciate your business & you taking the time to write such a nice review. Take care
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Super-duper relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We = me, my fiancé and pup really enjoyed the Moxleys cabin. The cabin offers privacy with provisions and a nice stream for our pit bull to splash in. We took quick trips to the local trails and towns. Everything was as expected ... relaxing! Thanks Deb & Dan

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very nice review ! So enjoyed meeting & chatting with you both. Thanks also for leaving the cabin so nice!! Appreciate it! Take care & come back to see us one day
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Great getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is our third time staying at this cabin. The Moxleys always make sure we have all the comforts of home. The cabin is clean and you can't beat the location if you are looking for peace and quite and to be among nature. We live in a congested city with lots of traffic and we always look forward to the solitude here. So very relaxing.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!! We do appreciate your continued patronage. It lets us know we are doing something right. We try very hard to provide everything we can think of to lighten your load for your visit & to make your stay quiet, homey & relaxing. Take care !! Hope to see you again soon.
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Great relaxing getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a nice, peaceful, quiet getaway for Labor Day weekend and we certainly found it here! The cabin was comfortable and well taken care of, very well stocked with any items you may have forgotten to bring. We loved relaxing on the porch and playing some board and card games with the sound of the wilderness and the stream nearby. At night we enjoyed a campfire in the backyard. It is a perfect little getaway if you love being surrounded by nature!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you M. We are so glad you were enjoying our little cabin & yourselves! It means a great deal to us to hear about your stay & we hope to see you again one day take care
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Hagerstown, MD
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Shamrock Restaurant & Bar
Nearest Ferry
50 Miles
Whites Ferry Poolesville, MD
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Maple Run Thurmont, MD
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Metro Frederick, MD
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Rte. 15
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Mountain Gate & the Shamrock
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Ski Liberty
Nearest Beach
180 Miles
Ocean City, MD

Forrested land with trails for hiking with country setting. State & federal parks to visit Cunningham Falls, Catoctin Park has plenty of trails plus biking. Wonderful country buffet in town with a large salad bar, homemade breads, soups nice dinner buffet with great fried chicken with all the fixens Lots of pies, cake slices, pudding & icecreams. Shamrock Restaurant just off rte 15 nearby with great seafood & prime rib dinners. Small salad bar with homemade breads & pies. Nice Irish bar or upper scale dining area. Plenty of small towns to visit. Or try downtown Frederick. Antiquing, Civil War Medical Museum Plenty of history. Catoctin Zoo for a nice afternoon out. Even Sultan the camel to ride or on the wildlife ride. Hand feed him or the buffalo. Stocked trout stream nearby off rte 550. Will need to pay for a license @ the Hardware store in town. Civil war country, , Antietam, Frederick, Gettysburg Monocacy, New Market, Sharpsburg, Also outlet shopping in Gettsysburg & Hagerstown, MD.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0

$125/night (3 night minimum) .. $800/week
$200 security deposit required; will be returned after inspection.

Check in is 4pm and Check out is 11am

Rates increase September-December
$150/night $900/week


$10 per night per person over 4 people

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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