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Spacious yet Cozy, Comfortable and Updated! You'll feel right at home!

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Updated Home (Sleeps 10)

You won’t be missin’ nutten in this charming two-story home nestled inside Massanutten Resort. This home is located close to the water park, pool, playground, golf course, mini-golf, zip line, skiing and all that the area has to offer. The open floor plan and comforts of home will make it easy for your family to enjoy each other, relax, and explore the area! We have internet access as well!

This home features vaulted ceilings and lots of windows to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. The home sleeps 10 with two large bedrooms up and 2 bedrooms on the main floor. Newly renovated throughout, the kitchen features hickory cabinets, a large center island, full size appliances and everything you need to eat in if you choose to. The fully-stocked kitchen is complete with place settings for 10, coffee maker, microwave oven, crock pot, and electric skillet. On the main floor you will find an open kitchen and dining room that overlooks the family room with a charming cozy pellet stove. The family room features comfortable furniture, a game table perfect for puzzles or family board games, a 42” television with cable, VHS/DVD player, and family video collection. The back deck overlooks a wooded common area that is a fun and safe environment for exploration. Upstairs you will find two expansive 25 foot bedrooms with sliding glass doors that open onto the front deck and a full bath. One upstairs bedroom also has a television, Xbox, and VHS/DVD player. The two downstairs bedroom share a first floor bath.

This home is complete with washer and dryer and is close to all the amenities the resort and area have to offer!

You’re vacation is important to us! We want it to be relaxing and hassle free and are available for any questions you might have about our home and/or the area. We want you to enjoy it as much as we do!


Bdrm 1 – Full

Bdrm 2 – Queen




Bdrm 3 – Queen

Bdrm 4 - Full and two XL twins that can be combined for make king



Pillows, Quilts, Blankets, Bath towels (for 10), kitchen dishtowels

Trash bags, dish soap, dishwasher detergent, hand soap

Cable TV – Comcast

Pellet stove (pellets provided)

Shared outdoor seasonal pool (pool pass to MPOA pool-entrance fee /person/day)

Gas grill

Board games, puzzles, playing cards,

Video collection

Paper towel, toilet paper, plastic wrap, basic spices, coffee filters

***some items may need to be supplemented by renter based on occupancy numbers and length of stay***

Not Provided/Permitted

Sheets (please provide your own sheets with the exception of the two XL twin beds – they are included)

Pets – subject to fine/loss of deposit

Smoking – subject to fine/loss of deposit

More Details

Letty J. Lalu
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 10, 2017

About Letty J. Lalu

Owners: Jerry and Letty Lalu.

We purchased this home in 2006 while living in Fredericksburg, VA with the hope of one day retiring to this area. We fell in love with all that this area has to offer while making multiple visits to our daughter when she was a student at JMU. We both hail from Ohio (Go Buckeyes!) and have lots of family still there. We immediately opened the home up to family and friends as a retreat or vacation spot. Over the years, we've had hundreds of visitors who all seem to love the area and this home as much as we do. We recently relocated to NC and its a little more difficult for us to spend as much time as we'd like here so decided it was time to allow others to enjoy it.

We still spend as much time as we can here and really enjoy the fall when we try to pack the house each JMU home game weekend with alumni, friends and family to root on the Duke Dogs!

Letty J. Lalu purchased this house in 2006

Why Letty J. Lalu chose Shenandoah Valley

While there are many activities available at the resort, there are just as many activities available for a multitude of interests within just minutes of your front door including wonderful antiquing, shopping, wineries, civil war history, college athletics, flea markets, caverns, hiking, museums or driving beautiful Skyline Drive. Take the time to experience life 'in the valley' and you'll find yourself planning your next visit before you've ever left.

What makes this house unique

Over the years with the help of family and friends, we've renovated nearly every room and attempted to furnish it with pieces that make it feel cozy and comfortable. We love the open concept that encourages family time and easy conversations. The spacious kitchen and open island make food prep (even for a large group) easy and a group effort. With lots of windows and a peaceful back deck, you can experience the sites and sounds of nature from either inside with the pellet stove warming you or outside listening to the birds sing.

We purposely have stayed away from making our home feel 'hotel' like and feel confident that it's the right choice for families and friends looking for a clean, comfortable vacation spot that encourages conversations, good times and provides long lasting memories.

It is our sincere hope that you'll love our home as much as we do and we want to do all we can to make your stay a great one.


McGaheysville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Resort ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Downstairs - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - Upstairs - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Hair dryers provided
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 3 - Upstairs - 1 queen , Can accomodate pack 'n play and/or blow up matress
    Bedroom 2 - Downstairs - 1 queen , Can accomodate a pack 'n play
    Bedroom 1 - Downstairs - 1 double , Can accomodate pack 'n play
    Bedroom 4 - Upstairs - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Can accomodate pack 'n play and/or blow up mattress
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Outdoor property owner's pool pass will be provided to guests with unlimited entry at $5/person daily during their stay (and in season). This is a private home, renting does not grant access to Massanutten Resort non-public amenities. Public amenities include, but are not limited to golf, ski/snowboarding, tubing, ice skating, go-karts, zip line, mini golf, water park, etc.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

Spacious yet Cozy, Comfortable and Updated! You'll feel right at home!
average rating of 4.923077 based on 26 reviews

Missin Nuttin

  • 5 of 5

Very nice house good location 2 bedrooms on main floor 2 upstairs. Stairway is a spiral can be difficult for some people. Very good communication with owner.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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It was a birthday to remember ! Thank you for allowing us to rent you home

  • 5 of 5

The best

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

My family had an amazing time. The home is just as described and very close to the waterpark, skiing and tubing! The beds were very comfortable and the kitchen is fully stocked! Thanks Letty, we really had a great stay!

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The house and property were well kept and matched what was described to us.

  • 5 of 5

The house was up to date. It was very relaxing. The A/C kept the house cool. We enjoyed ourselves. I recommend this house.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful. The feeling in the house was so comfortable it made it hard to get out some days. The amenities were great.the kids loved the water park. The owners were always available and swift with answers to any questions. Looking forward to visiting again.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Great stay in Massanutten!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at our stay in Massanutten. The home was clean, comfortable, and nicely decorated. The kitchen was well stocked - everything we needed was right there! The beds were very comfortable and the shower was great. It truly was a home away from home. I look forward to staying there again in the future.

  • Submitted: May 12, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 33
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Car: necessary

Home is located in the Massanutten Resort-a true four season resort-within minutes of recreational activities including skiing, snow tubing, zip-line, swimming, miniature gold, spa, hiking, and golf. The resort is located about an hour northwest of Charlottesville and twenty minutes east of Harrisonburg. This area is home to James Madison University, Bridgewater College, Eastern Mennonite University, The University of Virginia, Skyline drive, Shenandoah National Park, several wineries, and caverns. A must visit location for nature lovers, sports fans, and wine enthusiasts!


Rates & Availability

McGaheysville House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
JMU Graduation
May 3 2017 - May 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
Memorial Day
May 25 2017 - May 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
July 4rth
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
Labor Day
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
Columbus Day
Oct 5 2017 - Oct 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
Nov 21 2017 - Nov 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
JMU Graduation-W
Dec 15 2017 - Dec 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Year
Dec 19 2017 - Jan 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
JMU Graduation
May 3 2018 - May 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100
Refundable damage deposit $200
Property Damage Protection $59

Cleaning Fee - $100
Security Deposit $300 Refundable within 10 days if no damage (fee is waived with $49 nonrefundable property insurance)

50% of nightly rate due upon booking, Full payment due 30 days prior to check-in date, 100% refund for cancellation 60 days prior to check-in date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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