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Pet friendly, Gently sloping lot, 2 docks, Quiet cove, Great swimming!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, two full baths, sleeps 8

Please note: Due to cleaning schedules our cottage rents from Sunday to Sunday in season. You must supply or rent your own sheets, towels, and soaps.

Our cottage is furnished to make your stay comfortable and relaxing. The media package is highlighted by a 60 inch flat screen HD TV, DVR, stereo and satellite WIFI internet (please note that internet downloading is limited by the satellite technology).

The ranch-style cottage features a great room with a living room, a dining area, and a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances (the oven is not full-size) and a gorgeous view of the lake. Sliding glass doors from the kitchen exit onto a deck with lake views, table and chairs, and a gas grill. The living room has a gas stove.

The master bedroom has a queen bed, 55 inch TV, walk-in closet, and private master bath with a large ceramic tile shower. The second bedroom also has a queen bed, tv, with a large closet and full bath in the hall. The third bedroom has two sets of bunks and a large closet. The cottage is equipped with a full size washer and dryer.

A large screened porch on the lake side of the house gives 180 degrees of lake view.

There are two docks, one for boats and fishing and a floater for swimming and canoe/kayak launching. We supply a canoe, paddles, and life jackets (please use at your own risk). Please avoid dragging the canoe over the rocks but rather launch it from the dock, so that the bottom is not damaged. There is a fire pit/ring (we do not supply wood, but bundles can be purchased at the near-by White House Market).

Swimming off our lake-front is ideal, with clear no-wake water and minimal interference from waves, making it fun for younger children and adults.

More Details

Robert and Elizabeth Flickinger
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 18, 2017

About Robert and Elizabeth Flickinger

We are retired and live in Ellicott City, MD.

Robert and Elizabeth Flickinger purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Robert and Elizabeth Flickinger chose Smith Mountain Lake

Great friends next door. Great flat lot. Hidden gem of a lake. Cozy cottage totally re-done.

What makes this cottage unique

Flat lot. Clean, deep water. Our dock normally has 10-14 feet of water. Centrally located on the Lake. Close to golf, tennis, and the State Park.


Moneta Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Hall bath for 2 bedrooms and all guests
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , master bath
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk beds
  • Children's room has two sets of bunkbeds. Linens and towels are not supplied.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Check-in 2:00pm Check-out 11:00AM


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

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Pet friendly, Gently sloping lot, 2 docks, Quiet cove, Great swimming!
average rating of 4.8292685 based on 41 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Cottage was well appointed with up to date appliances and well stocked good quality cookware. The porch and the dock were both nice places to sit and watch the kids play in the water. It was shaded in evening so that made it tolerable even on the hottest days. Beds were comfortable. Bathrooms (esp the Master Bath) were really nice. Quiet cove with no wake and little traffic so it was nice for kayaks, paddleboards, floats etc. (We even caught a few fish.) I would definitely come back here !!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable house! Great week at the lake!

  • 4 of 5

Comfortable house! Great week at the lake!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We were very happy with this cottage and the beautiful cove it's located in! It was peaceful and everything we needed was right here! The cottage is very comfortable and decorated very nicely. Loved everything about it! Thank you for sharing it!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our cottage. So glad you enjoyed your stay. It was great working with you.
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  • 5 of 5

This was be cuteste little house ever!! Great location right on the lake and pictures don't do it justice. A lot bigger then it looks. Just celebrated my husbands 30th birthday here with our close friends and we had an amazing time. No complaints! Thank you so much

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The best place at smith mountain lake

  • 5 of 5

Its my 6th time visiting smith mountain lake and this house is the BEST place ever. Everything is so clean and pretty. All TVs are the brend new, and all sofas and beds are so confidence. The fire place is so amazing. Me and my friends stayed outside sitting around the fire place and talked and had hot tea which was just the best memorization for us. Also, deck is so big so we could fish while we were staying. There is a table on the deck, which is so great too. All the cooking tools are there: a lot of knifes, outdoor grill, 50+ spoons, forks and knives, bunch of pretty dishes and bowels, oven pans, and pots with various sizes. The table is big enough for all of us and the sofas in the living room is so confi and big. The owners of this property are so kind and gentle.

Overall, everything is just si perfect. We will defineyely come back! I love this place!!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely home and location!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to Smith Mountain Lake. My fiancé and I stayed in the cottage with our two sons, a friend and his wife. Upon arrival we were all very surprised in the BEST way. The pictures do not do this place justice. It was larger than we expected, very clean, kitchen is FULLY stocked, tastefully decorated, comfortable beds/furniture, cable, wifi, Bluetooth radio. All of the comforts of home plus more. Our favorite spot was the screen porch! (everyone enjoyed the wind chimes) Plenty of comfortable seating and an awesome view. Speaking of views no matter where you are in this cottage, inside or out, you have a lake view.

We were able to do some fishing with our boys off of the dock, sat around the fire pit and made s'mores, enjoyed a few canoe rides. All in all it was a VERY nice place for our weekend getaway and I'm so glad we chose this cottage!! The owners definitely go above and beyond to ensure their guests have a wonderful experience.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
37 Miles
Roanoke Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
12 Miles
Moosies, Bridgewater Plaza
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Mariner's Landing
Nearest Train
39 Miles
Amtrak, Lynchburg, Va
Nearest Motorway
43 Miles
Interstate 81
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Smokehouse Restaurant, moneta
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Smith Mountain Lake State Park
Car: necessary

Cape Cottage II is located in the Holiday Hills subdivision in an ideal area of the Lake. The Virginia Dare Marina is nearby with its gift shop, restaurant, and marina services. It also offers lunch and dinner cruises on a replica paddle wheel ship. Within a five minute drive is the spectacular 1248 acre Smith Mountain Lake State Park with hiking trails, nature programs, outdoor amphitheater, life guarded sandy beach, playgrounds, picnicking, pier fishing, boat launching, and more. Also within a 5 minute drive is the Robert Trent Jones designed Mariner's Landing public golf course. Boat, jet ski, and kayak rentals can be found at many marinas around the lake.

Fresh water fishing on the lake is reknown for huge striped bass. Charter trips are available to catch the large variety of gamefish found in the lake.


Rates & Availability

Moneta Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 11 2017 - Sep 9 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
Sep 10 2017 - Nov 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
Nov 26 2017 - Jan 6 2018
2 night minimum stay
Apr 1 2018 - Jun 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
Summer 2018
Jun 3 2018 - Sep 9 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Sunday
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.3%

Other off-season rates and holiday rates are negotiable as available. Please inquire.
Cancellation refunds will be minus processing fees of a minimum of $50.
Check-in is 2:00PM. Check-out 11:00AM.
The Service FEE was just added by Homeaway. It goes to them, not the owner.
Because Satelite Internet fees at the lake are per gigabyte, excess internet usage will be charged to you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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