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/Relax ,Reflect and Recharge at Rockys Run Getaway

27 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights


Bumpass House Rental Photos and Description

Waterfront Rental, 2 Br/1 bath or 4 Br/2 bath all on walkout level

The rental is the WALKOUT, lower level of the house. All above ground with views of the water and 10' and spacious. First, smaller party, up to 4 people may rent the 2 BR/1Bath apartment, that includes W/D, Fully stocked kitchen, gas fireplace, surround sound, Wi-Fi(sur charge) Directv, ceiling fan, gas grill., Queen size Laura Ashley pillow top bed. 2nd BR/2 twins. The dining/seating area has two love seats/ottoman with views of the lake. A/C of course. There is a picnic table out side the door/gas grill/porch.

Secondly, with the addition to the remaining lower level, an additional 2Br/1bath, can be combined to create sleeping accommodations for a total, up to 8 people. (surcharge for 8th person)The additional amenities now include a beautiful BR in Oriental motif with a private 8ft sliding door/view of lake, with additional windows with a hanging stained glass design, antique love seats with books for your reading pleasure, new Serta, pillow top Queen bed with 12ft/16ft private deck just outside the door, with gas grill.

2nd BR, in equestrian motif, has a quality, full futon, microwave, sink, private door/window with beautiful view of lake, 32' hd/tv/DVD combo,, books/games.

The living area is spacious with a lovely granite top wet bar with insta-hot water dispenser and refrigerator with complimentary tea/hot chocolate and goodies.There is a bistro table and chairs on a raised stage area for playing chess/checkers/board games. A pub dining table for four has a view of lake. There is a 50' Hd/TV with Genie, blue ray, surround sound system, with lovely L-shape couch/ottoman and 2 leather chairs. The 8ft sliding door has an incredible view of the lake with seating just outside the door. The Bathroom is a tub/shower in fishing motif.

Of course, the grounds are what sets us apart from the typical rental. We have 7 acres of pasture/mature hardwood trees giving the feel of overnight camp!! There are out side trail lights, 15 X 20' deck with gazebo, lighting, ceiling fan, exquisite view of lake, while underneath a canopy of 150 yr old trees. On cool nights, the chiminea and/or fire pit will provide warmth and a place to roast your marsh mellows!! The trail to the boat house passes the sandy beach for the youngsters. The screened in boat house has ceiling fan, fridge, ceiling light, docking area for your boat or jet ski, deep water for diving, kayak, and inflatables for adults or kids, a sunset view to take your breath away while sitting, either in our lounge chairs, or the romantic porch swing!!

We also have corn hole/bag toss.

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Property Manager
patricia doss
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2016
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About patricia doss

My wife, Patricia, and I bought the property and had the house built 11 years ago. We allowed for a private apartment to be constructed in a portion of the lower walkout level. We recently opened the entire lower level for guests to enjoy all of what Rocky's Run

has to offer. Rocky's Run was named after Patricia's horse, Rocky, who passed too soon.

patricia doss purchased this house in 2003

Why patricia doss chose Virginia

We designed and built this house, choosing everything from nails, to shingles and all in between. Everything upgraded. Apt can be rented with 2 Br's- 1 bath/ sleeps up to 4....or full rental with additional 2 br and full bath

Week-ends available, week nights available/ minimum 3 night in peak season, 2 night in off for pricing/questions, including certain holidays. (Surcharges on holidays)


What makes this house unique

Relax, Reflect, and Recharge are the words to express the aura of this secluded, 7 acre retreat that is surrounded with mature hardwood trees, as well as open pasture, nestled on a deep water, open cove.

You'll immediately begin winding down as you enter Stagecoach Road, that was originally used in the 1800's to cross the river. It has been maintained in it's original state, and it initiates your peaceful adventure to experience nature and the lake, at your desire.

'Rocky's Run' will allow you to take a breath, and catch the magnificent sunsets, while listening to songbird's on our feeders, or catch a glimpse of an occasional wild turkey, or deer passing through.

Watch for bald eagles & fall asleep in the lounge chairs as the enchanting sounds of nature intoxicate you. Watch for beaver, ducks, geese, and herons. Find that huge cat-fish that always eludes our lure. Night-time in the screened porch exemplifies the romance of this rental and the lake.

Don't miss this opportunity to experience what so many renter's desire.....a chance to rejuvenate your body and soul.

By the way, full moons rising, sunsets, and stars you've never seen before, are absolutely no charge!


based on 27 traveler reviews

/Relax ,Reflect and Recharge at Rockys Run Getaway
average rating of 4.5925927 based on 27 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The house and property were exactly as pictured. The rental is lower level of the house and very spacious. Everything looked new and the owners Tom and Pat mentioned the oriental theme bedroom was fully decorated a few weeks earlier. We had a great week on the lake and were able to dock the boat at the private dock on the property. The house was extremely clean and exactly as pictures. We enjoyed fishing, boating, the boat dock and the deck (with fire pit) midway to the lake. The property was well lit at night with upper and lower walk lights. Lights also at the dock and deck. It is a short walk to the lake in a very quiet inlet. Tom and Pat are very friendly owners and made us feel welcome. Tom is also a talented singer/songwriter with his own cd's.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed having your family stay with us. Also, we were happy to help you get your boat up and running quickly with a contact we knew.Hope to see ya again!
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Awesome Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

I have rented a few properties for various vacations and weekenders, but Rocky's Run was by the far just THE GREATEST. This house is one of a kind. Beautiful views, landscaping. Unique and comfortable home. It is so quiet and relaxing. The owners are friendly. The kids loved the place and were never "bored". There is so much to do on the property alone, that we figured the next time we visit Lake Anna, we won't plan near as much time away from the house. It's off the beaten path, but near the necessities like groceries and fuel. I only live a couple hours away, but I felt like I was in a completely different place. Thanks Pat and Tom. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

We had a great time relaxing by the lake. Everyday we swam, fished and kayaked. In the evening we would cook on the grill and also roast marshmallows. The grandkids were worn out by the last day. The home is beautiful.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful , Relaxing & Owners are AMAZING! con't..

  • 5 of 5

Yep, I shattered the stove with minutes upon our arrival! We were in shock, then laughter but when our husbands walked in, they could NOT believe their eyes. Of course we had to let Tom and Pat know that we destroyed their stove but I was too nervous to call so I made my brother-in-law do it. Tom was chill about it as we were freaking out. He said no problem, we had a stove within days…good thing we had the electric skillet and the grills 

Tom is a musician, and we were chilling on the deck and he came down to play us some of his songs and he made one for me! We were laughing so hard, we were crying.

He made a deal with me…he said give him the money and he would make a claim with his insurance company and if they approved it, he would reimburse us our money….AND HE DID!!

Amazing property, amazing owners…Rocky’s Run is a MUST!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I enjoyed meeting all of you and playing songs for you, especially, "Jena Broke The Stove". Nothing like spending your birthday at the lake with friends and family and we enjoyed having all of you here. We hope to have you all stay with us again, but we should keep Jena away from the new stove!! LOL
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Outstanding Lake View Get Away - In Living Color

  • 5 of 5

We were blessed with perfect weather and the leaves on the trees were in full fall colors - SPECTACULAR - doesn't do the view justice.

The sunsets from the boat house were AMAZING.

The accommodations were clean, neat, comfortable and cozy. The owners are great people with warm hearts that make you feel welcome.

We loved the quietness of the home which is nestled in the trees which makes the place very peaceful and relaxing. It is a great place to away from it all, recharge and feed your soul.

We definitely plan on going back.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We thoroughly enjoyed meeting both of you and talking about the lake. Thank you for the great review and we hope to have you stay with us again in the near future.
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The property was manicured and quite lovely.

  • 4 of 5

The house was well kept and spacious, as was the dock. The water was cool and refreshing. Overall, we were very satisfied. The only difficulty was getting down to the water for my wife who walks with a cane. Grandparents, parents and three grandkids and a good time. Thanks.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Richmond International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Anna Cabana
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Fredericksburg, Va
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Anna Cabana
Nearest Ski
100 Miles
Nearest Beach
120 Miles
Virginia Beach

Other Activities: Boating, Shopping, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Hot Air Ballooning, wineries, antiques. Monticello 1 1/2 hr drive. Lake Anna State Park..15 min. Richmond, 1 hr. Historical Fredericksburg, 30 mins. Civil war preserves and reinactments.


Rates & Availability

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 16 2016 - Nov 16 2016
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 5.0%

Rates depend on specific nights, months and number in party.
There is a $150 cleaning fee.., 5% VA. tax......3% charge card fee
Usual security dep requirement...$200/$500....refundable after inspection. Rental insurance/ask owners
Rates depend Season...number in party and holidays have an additional surcharge.

Credid Card dep of 20% to hold. Money order, certified check. 1/2 within the next 5 days.. Last 1/2 45days before arrival...50% refund outside45 days of arrival. 25% refund outside 30 days. No refund 30 days or under arrival.
Owner MAYOFFER ANOTHER DATE WITHOUT REFUND on certain circumstances.

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Bumpass House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , pillow top mattress
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Serta pillow top/ 2 love seats, 8' sliding door facing lake
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Great for the kids!! HDTV, sink/micro/glass door view lake
    inflatable bed - allowable in some cases
  • Main bedroom with pillow-top, Laura Ashley queen bed, second bedroom with twin beds, one bath tub/shower, washer and dryer, air conditioning, fireplace, ceiling fan, stove micro dish washer, refrigerator, coffee-maker, blender, mixer, waffle maker, pots/pans, etc. DVD library, XM, , Direct TV/genie, board games, eclectic group of books, gas grill, picnic table, screened in gazebo/deck, chimney, sandy beach/boardwalk, boathouse/dock/fishing deck, screened in porch with hammock, and ample electric outlets. The entire lower level with 2 more Br's/bath could be rented along with the apartment for larger families/parties/includes /wet bar/50' TV/blue ray/genie. ONE INFLATABLE BED UPON REQUEST
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Sky-diving, Civil War & other historical sites, wineries. Minimum age limit for renters. Alternative Lifestyle.

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