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Kent & Cynthia

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english

Stunning Secluded Cabin! Closest Rental to Spruce Knob!

17 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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1 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Loft, Sleeps 6

This beautiful new cabin built end of 2008 is private and secluded with great views but has paved road access. It is located 20 minutes from Spruce Knob or Seneca Rocks. The Monongahela National Forest is located within a few hundred ft to allow endless hiking, wildlife viewing and anything else you can think of to do in thousands of acres of woods. Within a 20 minute drive there are a couple choices for rock climbing, many public accesses to stocked and native trout streams, Spruce knob lake, and a couple caves that are open for tours.

Within 45 minutes to an hour there are 2 ski resorts,(Canaan Valley and Timberline) Blackwater Falls, and Highlands Golf Course at Franklin West Virginia. Snow Shoe ski resort in only a 1.5 hour drive from the cabin as well as a couple different excursion trains.

So, whether you come to the area to experience the attractions or to relax. You definitely will be hid away from the crowd when you are staying with us.

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Kent & Cynthia (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english

About Kent & Cynthia

I am a West Virginia resident in this area for 20+ years. I have a lovely wife and family that help with the maintenance of the cabin. We enjoy the quiet and the natural beauty of this area. I build cabins similar to this one for people to enjoy that want a place to call their own in the area. I built this cabin new just so you could experience an unforgettable vacation in the mountains!

Kent & Cynthia purchased this cabin in 2008

Why Kent & Cynthia chose West Virginia

I chose to build a cabin here because I have lived here all these years and still think it is still one of the best places in the eastern US to get away from it all and recharge your batteries.


based on 17 traveler reviews

Stunning Secluded Cabin! Closest Rental to Spruce Knob!
average rating of 4.7058825 based on 17 reviews


  • 4 of 5

We didn't know what to expect when we got there and we were not let down. The cabin was awesome!!! It was secluded, peaceful and relaxing. We found it very clean very convenient and was well worth the money. Loved the country décor, the owners did a great job!! We are looking forward to staying there again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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The restaurant selections in the area are very limited that was perhaps one of the only downside of

  • 4 of 5

The cabin is beautiful clean and well-maintained We totally enjoyed our sightseeing which was nearby The restaurant selections in the area are very limited and not particularly good in my opinion other than that it was a real fun trip

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Massillon, OH

What a beautiful cabin.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect get away for my wife and me. Hard to believe that it is even nicer looking than it appears in the listing. Excellent location for my planned astrophotography. I was able to image the Milky Way above the cabin. Along with a trip to Spruce Knob to make more images of the heaven above. Also, drove down to NRAO in Green Bank to get some images with the GBT under the stars.

My wife really appreciated the total quiet and relaxing surroundings. We will definitely return.

The location is great for any adventures in the MNF.

Also, The Gateway restaurant had delicious home cooked food and desserts.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely and Romantic Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Nothing but nice things to say about the cabin and the property management. It was easy to rent and very reasonably priced, especially considering the location, the seclusion, and the overall appearance and cleanliness of the cabin. Everything was exactly as described. We would definitely stay again. It is close to Spruce Knob and Spruce Lake and all kinds of wonderful hiking trails. The basics are all there for a lovely stay - just bring your own food & drink, and DVD's if you want to watch any movies (there is no television or cable reception). If you forget anything, the Riverton Mart a few miles away has basic sundries. The Gateway restaurant is a nice little diner and there are a lot of restaurants (and a full-sized grocery store) in nearby Franklin. There is pretty much no cell phone or 3/4G reception for your smart phones and tablets.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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Peaceful Get away

  • 5 of 5

We loved the beautiful cabin and also loved watching the sunset on top of Spruce Knob. Can't wait to come back! We had a great time there this past weekend. Just mostly enjoyed the peace and quiet. :)

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely place!!!!! Beautiful, sparkling clean, cozy... the cabin had everything we needed and the owners were awesome, very accommodating, and answered every question. Beautiful location. We love going to the top of spruce knob and looking the stars and we were very close to the top not a real long ride back. We enjoyed walking around the property too, got lots of great pictures. Comfortable bed, we only slept in one though but plenty of room for others if you wished to bring others. Everything to cook with, chairs for outside, even coffee... it ha Everything we needed.

Altogether, it was exactly what we hoped for and very relaxing.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Other Activities: Boating, Kayaking, Snowboarding, Rock Climbing


Rates & Availability

Seneca Rocks Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 12.0%

$135-$160/nt US Dollars
Regular .. $135/night .. $160/night (weekend);
Holiday .. $160/night;
Plus tax. 2 night minimum.;
All rates a based on a 4 person occupancy. There will be a $25;
charge for each person above the 4 person occupancy.;
Dates Available: Year Round

Payment by check or credit card. 50% deposit for reservation. Balance due at check in. Deposit refunded minus a 30.00 booking fee if cancellation is 14 days prior to reservation. Cancellations after this time forfeit deposit. Check in is after 3pm by prior appointment. We do not have an office on premise so check in must be at a scheduled time!

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West Virginia Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Full 2 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 queen
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • DVD Player
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking

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