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Tranquility, Wonderful View From The Sun Room,In The Historic Shenandoah Valley

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3

Blueberry Hill Farm vacation suite is located midway between Staunton and Lexington, in a serene country setting yet convenient to I-81 and easily found. Described as 'informal but elegant' by a recent guest, the suite is in the upper part of our large home with a separate entrance via the upstairs porch which is for your private use. Our exceptional feature is the year-round sun room/sitting room where you have a wonderful tree-top view of the farm, gardens, pond, distant mountains, and at night the stars. The suite also includes an air-conditioned bedroom with an antique queen bed and a daybed, fully equipped kitchen, and bathroom with shower. Linens, towels, kitchenware, tableware, basic staples, coffee, tea, creamer and sweeteners are provided. You are free to use the outdoor gas grill and picnic table. A TV and DVD player are available. Children 12 and over are welcome. The suite is not suitable for pets.

We invite you to enjoy the farm: Wander through the woods and wildlife habitat around spring fed streams and two ponds. Go row boating on the larger pond or bring your gear and go fishing. It is stocked with large mouth bass and catfish. Guests report great fishing! Enjoy the flower gardens. Help yourself to fruits and vegetables, blueberries and wild berries in season. Bring your field glasses to watch birds, and other wildlife.

There is so much to do in this area! In Lexington take a horse drawn carriage tour of the historic town, or attend events at the Virginia Horse Center. In Staunton take in a play at the American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Theater, or visit the Frontier Culture Museum. Nearby, go for a tour and tasting at Rockbridge Vineyard, hike mountain trails, bike along picturesque country roads, go 'antiquing', or take a scenic drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway (just 15 minutes away). We have information, directions and maps in the suite for your use in planning your activities and we will be glad to help you in any other way we can.

More Details

Owner
Jean and Frank Debrot
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 6, 2017

Amenities

Raphine Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Tranquility, Wonderful View From The Sun Room,In The Historic Shenandoah Valley
average rating of 4.6923075 based on 13 reviews
4

Very relaxing

  • 4 of 5

Our stay at the Blueberry Hill Farm was a pleasant one. Jean and Frank were very pleasant and the farm atmostphere was very relaxing. We walked around the property to see all the goats and went to visit the dog. It was a different experience staying out of town on a farm like that and we would do it again if we are in the area. Thanks

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfectly peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

We just loved staying on the farm. The upstairs apartment was a perfect getaway. The porch was our favorite place to just relax. The Debrot's were wonderful hosts. This was conveniently located to Waynesboro, Staunton and Lexington. Perfect for exploring the area.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your guest book comments. Our future guests should really appreciate your reviews of the restaurants and attractions you visited. So glad you enjoyed your stay here and hope you come again. Jean and Frank
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5

Peaceful and lovely environment

  • 5 of 5

Clean and quiet apartment; much better than a hotel room.

The screened in porch was also nice. No complaints at all.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Quaint apartment, welcoming feel.

  • 4 of 5

Very well stocked with holiday essentials, friendly hosts, good base for a short stop seeing local area

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Spring Break Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed staying at Blueberry Hill Farm for spring break in April 2017. The farm is close to 1-81, so it is easy to access nearby attractions. This tranquil farm is a great place to slow down and avoid the hectic pace of urban life.

Jean and Frank are great hosts. The rooms are very clean and decorated with antiques. Jean added many little touches, such as very well organized tourist information, down to coffee, teabags, condiments, and toiletries. Our son had a great time “helping” Frank with the farm animals. In addition, he enjoyed fishing in the pond. We were especially fortunate, since two of the goats had babies during our stay. In fact, our son wanted to only stay on the farm each day and so he did on our last full day there.

We spent hours in the sun room, looking out at the farm and mountains. Also, it was great having a kitchen, since there are limited dining facilities nearby. We strongly recommend staying at Blueberry Hill Farm.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quiet, clean, and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautifully furnished, cozy atmosphere. It was quiet and clean and just what we were looking for. The beds were comfortable and we had everything we needed. We would definitely come and stay again. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Raphine Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$105
$500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.3%

$10 less per night for single occupancy

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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