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Warm, Welcoming Retreat on Shenandoah River With Stunning Views

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

One mile of riverfront, that backs up to the George Washington National Forest

This Charming "Springhouse" has a mile of Shenandoah Riverfront and is situated on a 200-acre farm, backing up to the George Washington National Forest. This one-bedroom house also has a queen pull-out sofa. Whether you are looking for solitude, kayaking, canoeing, tubing, or fly fishing on the beautiful Shenandoah, you will find it at this wonderful get-away. There is a shared pavilion on the riverbank and are four kayaks, a pedal boat and one canoe for guests to use. Or, perhaps, you had rather relax on the deck and admire the spectacular views, ending your day with a cookout on the grill.

There are also many miles of hiking trails on the farm and in the National Forest, where you can enjoy the stunning views.

There are Wineries, Breweries, Golf and Antiquing in nearby towns. It's only a one-hour drive to Washington, D.C. Enjoy other historic sites such as Gettysburg, Luray Caverns, Charlottesville, and Monticello. All are an easy day's trip. The Historic Triangle of Williamsburg, Yorktown, and Jamestown is approximately a three-hour drive. There are also two ski resorts fairly close - Masasnutten is about 55 minutes away and Bryce can be accessed in 35 minutes. Kayak tours on the river are also available.

You will find whatever you would like for a wonderful get-away at this property.

More Details

Owner
Kathleen Scanlon
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 11, 2017

Amenities

Toms Brook House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Pull Out Queen-Size Sleeper Sofa
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Warm, Welcoming Retreat on Shenandoah River With Stunning Views
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 17 reviews
Norfolk, Virginia
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Wonderful again!

  • 5 of 5

Our third stay at the Springhouse was just as enjoyable as our first two. It’s cozy, comfortable, and convenient to all the Shenandoah Valley has to offer. The views are so relaxing—and we were lucky enough to catch the end of this fall’s beautiful colors! Already looking forward to our next visit!

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Little piece of paradise

  • 5 of 5

Perfect little house for two people to get away from all the hustle and bustle. 2 hours scenic drive from DC, next to the Shenandoah River North Fork. If your idea of excitement is to see a couple of deer and a buzzard over the weekend, this is your place. Relaxation pure. Wineries and a great brewery pub close by. Our favorites are North Mountain, Muse and Woodstock Brewery. And there is a fantastic butcher close by for all those meat lovers. Owner Kathleen and housekeeper Penny are very responsive and helpful. This was our second time here and we are coming back.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Wonderful getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a great experience it was very nice to have lines and towels provided for us it definitely was the most comfortable bed we have stayed in at a rental house. It was nice also to have a full kitchen. There is a big house right next door but that didn’t bother us at all there were numerous kayaks and 2 fire pits where you can put your kayak in was very nice I was able to stand in the water comfortabley with my toddler it was overall a great stay!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope to hear from you again in the very near future :) ~Kathleen
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4

Very quiet and peaceful. Walked down to the river and to the picnic area but sadly didn't have tim.

  • 4 of 5

What a nice place. Once we found our way in, which was not difficult, we knew what things to watch for each day as we left and came back. We knew where the deer came to eat and slowed down and opened our windows to get the full effect of the country air. Didn't have time to enjoy the river, but the cabin is so cozy and the fireplace is so historically beautiful. Thumbs up.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you hope you come back ,when we there we do hot dogs at river ,
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5

Beautiful setting and restful stay

  • 5 of 5

The property is set in a gorgeous valley on the Shenandoah river. We spent time in the kayaks and canoe, grilled dinner each night, and spent time at the local wineries. A lovely setting and Kathleen was very communicative. Great getaway.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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John and Rita

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful rental. We had a very relaxing four night stay at the Spring House. It was all it was advertised to be and more.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear John & Rita It was a great pleasure having you as our guest, and we hope you will return for another stay. Warm regards, Kathleen
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Map

Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Strasburg, Front Royal, New Market
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-81
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Joe's Steak House, Woodstock
Nearest Beach
246 Miles
Virginia Beach, VA

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $75

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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