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Pristine Family Vacation

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Davis Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

A visit to Carminden Cottage is the perfect family getaway to get back to basics. This cottage is named after our daughters Carmin, Denise and Mindy. Featuring Quiet nights and fun filled days!

This beautiful, smoke-free, cedarwood home is located in the heart of the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia.

Minutes away from two ski resorts, Canaan Valley and Timberline, and minutes away from the Four Seasons Resort, which host the famous Dolly Sods hiking trail.

There is also a lake, river, fishing, bike rental, and golf nearby. In addition, there is a shared swimming pool that is now open for the summer. If there is a shopper in the family there are also craft and specialty shops only minutes away from Carminden Cottage.

Spend your Nights dining in the cottage around the fireplace. If you are in the mood to go out for dinner there is a multitude of dining options.

This location also features some of the areas best restaurants. Ranging from juicy steak and chicken to succulent seafood and mouth watering desserts.

For the busy family a trip to Canaan Valley is a refreshing opportunity to tune into each other as well as tune into nature. Whether you spend your winter days skiing, or your summer days hiking, fishing, swimming and bike riding. You are sure to leave rested, refreshed, and ready to return to the hustle and bustle of your normal life.

Our family is excited to offer you and your family the opportunity to experience the soothing,slow pace life that we have enjoyed over the years.

As our kids have grown-up, they always remember the magical visits to their home away from home at Carminden Cottage. We hope the experience is just as rewarding and we hope that you will take a piece of the "magical spirit" of Carminden Cottage home with you.

Keywords: Log Cabin

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

We recently placed our property on VRBO because we wanted to lower the cost of family vacations for families with children. As our three daughters continue to grow we always valued the wonderful time we spent at Carminden Cottage without spending a lot of money. The kids would help make a healthy breakfast every morning before we were off fishing, biking, swimming, or sightseeing. After long,hot, tiring days we would come home fix dinner,make some delicious brownies, maybe watch a movie and play in the Hottub on the back porch. On special days the kids would invite friends over for dinner who they met while swimming.

We would go to dinner at least twice during our 10 day stay. Big Johns was the kids favorite. They would order pizza. Go on the back steps and feed the fish, or play games. The wife and I would get a minute to catch our breath and talk about how relaxing the time had been.The other dinner outing was at the Golden Anchor. This is absolutely my favorite seafood restaurant. All the workers remember the kids, and the owner visits every table. If you are seriously interested please call. We are new at this and want to build our business. If price is an issue, make us an offer. We know if we get you to visit once...you will return, again and again! It's the magic of Canaan Valley. Call today and get your reservations..
May 2004
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(95 traveler reviews)

Pristine Family Vacation
average rating of 4.7894735 based on 96 reviews
Wilmington, Delaware
5

Wonderful Long Weekend Stay

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed in this cabin for four days, along with our dogs Woody and Riley. We loved the cabin and the quiet nights, and found that four days was not nearly enough time to explore the area. We hiked at Seneca Rocks and at the South Branch of the Potomac, and also visited Blackwater Falls and saw a bit of the Dolly Sod. Our favorite place to eat was the Blackwater Brewing Company in Davis - pretty good food and excellent beer! Floyd was wonderful in making sure we had the information we needed. And, the HomeAway listing was exactly on target. Thanks - we really enjoyed the visit, and hope to return! - Janet

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2007
  • Stayed: Mar 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Exactly what we needed

  • 5 of 5

My family and I were dealing with our first big holiday without our mom and we wanted to do something out of the ordinary. I was lucky enough to come across this pet-friendly listing. We had a lovely stay and enjoyed exploring (kinda) nearby Davis and Thomas. Highly recommended when you want to "get away from it all."

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very comfortable and truly pet friendly

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here Memorial weekend and also it was our 7 year anniversary. This home was wonderful and the location is outstanding. The home was so cozy and very comfortable. The hot tub is very nice and our two Labs loved the yard.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent long weekend

  • 5 of 5

Very nice cabin, placed in perfect location to enjoy many outdoor activities (hiking, river canooing, rock climbing etc.). We warmly recommend for couples and families with children.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Triadelphia, West Virginia
5

Fantasticn

  • 5 of 5

My husband and 10 month old son, with our friends and their 6 year old daughter stayed here for a short weekend vacation! The cottage is beautiful - pictures don't do it justice. The area is filled with hiking, fishing, sight seeing etc. Amelia's had great breakfast and there were two planes that were on the air strip, which my husband was totally fascinated by. Our baby had a great time crawling over the super clean floors and enjoyed taking walks in the evening. It was perfect. Definitely will return! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Virginia
5

Lovely, comfortable, clean - everything it was made out to be

  • 5 of 5

My husband, family dog and I had a wonderful time in this cozy clean and comfortable cottage. Dr. Jones was so helpful and kind in all of his communication - and everything he told us was true. The cottage is outfitted with everything you would need. Linens provided and kitchen fully stocked - we chose to take our linens just for ease for getaway. Canaan Valley is lovely and quiet in the summer - I had only been there in the winter for ski trips prior to this trip. Canaan Valley has a tubing hill and the chair lift is running for a trip to the top of the ski resort. The highlight of our trip was a visit to Blackwater Falls. Will definitely return when the opportunity presents itself. My husband was fascinated with the airstrip in the community.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Shared Swimming Pool

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Rates & Availability

Davis Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Mid November to Mid December
Nov 21 2016 - Dec 18 2016
2 night minimum stay
$135
$920
 
 
winter
Dec 19 2016 - Mar 13 2017
3 night minimum stay
$229
$1,603
 
 
Spring Rate
Mar 14 2017 - May 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$145
$975
 
 
Summer
May 23 2017 - Sep 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
$155
$945
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$145
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Pet Fee $75
Tax Rate 12.0%

Guests pay by check. Rates Subject to change until confirmed with deposit.

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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Amenities

Davis Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Full bathroom in master bedroom with Jetted hot tub! Full bathroom upstairs.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Property recently renovated, remodeled, new floors, furniture, new kitchen cabinets, tile floors installed, wall smart TV, painted.

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