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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Charming two bedroom, 1 1/2 bath cottage located on top of North Mountain in Winchester, Virginia. The views across the valley are spectacular. The Cozy Cottage s a great 'get-out-of-town' spot for Northern Virginia residents. So close to Washington, D.C. yet far enough away.

Check out a neat webpage and app, 'Old Town Winchester', for things to do, places to go, and great places to eat. (Available in your phone's App Store.)

Let me help you get away, very soon!


Owner
The Cozy Cottage of Winchester * Stacy Bromley-Wenger
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

About The Cozy Cottage of Winchester * Stacy Bromley-Wenger

I grew up in the Shenandoah Valley so if there is something you want to do, just ask and I can help you find it!

The Cozy Cottage of Winchester * Stacy Bromley-Wenger purchased this cottage in 2001

Why The Cozy Cottage of Winchester * Stacy Bromley-Wenger chose Shenandoah Valley

This charming little house has a way of relaxing you within seconds. You are away from everything yet not needing anything! I call the cottage 'My Serenity' because it truly is just that.

We successfully rented this sweetheart out as a vacation rental five years ago. Due to travel requirements for my job, I wasn't able to continue renting it as such. Our full-timers moved out in January and the renovations began immediately. Since our original page was deleted, I will be asking past guests to kindly post reviews.

What makes this cottage unique

Oh my gosh, stay just once and you can fill in this blank.

Amenities

Winchester Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - Main level - toilet , combination tub/shower , Tub chair, tub handrail, and raised toilet seat available.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - loft - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sleeper sofa
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Full size sleeper futon
    Bedroom 1 - Main level - 1 double
  • We have several sets of sheets for each bed. Each bed is protected with a waterproof mattress pad. We are a VirginiaGreen property. Please reuse your linens during your stay. Thank you.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
Closest grocery store is a Super Walmart located near routes 37 and 50. Tom's Market, at the entrance of the wooded community, has fresh meats and other assorted goodies.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

We look forward to helping you get away soon!
average rating of 4.939394 based on 33 reviews
5

Lovely and comfortable house

  • 5 of 5

Just loved this house. The views, the hot tub, the location, just what I needed for my getaway. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Keokuk, IA
5

Everything and then some!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week in this cottage! The views are amazing, the hot tub relaxing, and the beds comfortable. I couldn't think of anything that was missing from this home, toilet paper was even provided, which is very rare to find in vacation rentals. There are plenty of games and toys to keep people of any age entertained. The road up to and down from the cottage can be a little intimidating, but I felt like a complete pro by the time we left. There is a Wal-Mart not too far away, and a great, small town convenience store just down the mountain. I would definitely stay here again and can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome!!

  • 5 of 5

The owners are very accommodating, the cottage was exactly what my sisters and I were looking for, for our annual sister's weekend. Very adventurous ride to the cottage but well worth it, beautiful views, not far from downtown Winchester, home away from home.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had the best time in this little cozy cottage. Located on the top of the mountain, it's removed from the hustle and bustle of city life. We also went into Winchester for an afternoon and found it charming. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Newark, DE
5

Beautiful and Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What a fantastic Thanksgiving getaway we had at The Cozy Cottage! Clean, secluded, cable, Internet, games, and tons of thoughtful extras made our stay absolutely wonderful. Our dogs came with us and were completely relaxed and happy - they loved our early morning hikes surrounded by the great outdoors! We made a full Thanksgiving feast and had lots of pots, pans, crockpots, casserole dishes, and bowls to make it a stress free event. We were relieved that the owners had thought to stock the cottage with all the little things I didn't bring (foil, spices, charcoal, fluid, cooking spray, etc.). The Keurig is one that takes any brand of k-cups, too! We couldn't have been happier and are looking forward to returning to The Cozy Cottage soon. Thank you for sharing your home with us; we will never forget the memories of Thanksgiving 2016!

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

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

We rented the Cozy Cottage and were not disappointed at all. Everything worked (hot tub, air hockey, coffee machine) and I truly could not have been any more happier with our stay. It was very peaceful and comfortable and it made for a wonderful vacation. We were in town for a wedding and we made it into an extended vacation and rented the cottage. We visited DC on two different days, saw the Patsy Cline Museum and ate in downtown Winchester. We really enjoyed Crepe Works. The Wal-Mart was close for us to drive and get anything we needed. The drive to the cottage was a fun drive and absolutely beautiful. The view from the cottage was so pretty. We were lucky enough to be there when leaves were changing colors.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Rocking S Ranch, LLC
"Horseback riding at its best! Visit Rocking S Ranch on the web at http://www.therockingsran..."
George Washington's Office
Museum of the Shenandoah Valley
Stonewall Jackson's Headquarters
Veramar Vineyard
North Mountain Vineyard and Winery
Union Jack Pub & Restaurant
Hayfield Family Restaurant
"The best home cooking around! This little restaurant gives you that diner appeal only with ..."
Apple Tree Markets Inc
"Home made desserts, local produce, and tons of country goodies. You have to stop. https:/..."
Virginia Canopy Tours
"Zip lining at its best! https://www.zipthepark.com/ "
Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad
"Take the kids on a train ride to see the Bald Eagles soaring through the sky. It is a rusti..."
Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Dulles International Airport
Nearest Barpub
15 Miles
Applebees
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Rock Harbor
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Interstate 81
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Hayfield Family Restaurant
Car: necessary

Apple Blossom Festival (huge event) http://thebloom.com/

Check out a neat phone app with events in Old Town Winchester. The app is called...'Old Town Winchester'. :)

Photos

Rates & Availability

Winchester Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter 2017
Nov 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$150
$900
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$100
From
$150
Fri,Sat
$750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Cleaning $100
Tax Rate 8.6%

So you want to get away for a weekend? You send an inquiry and anxiously await an answer. I will always do my best to keep reservations on a first-come first-serve basis. However, inquiries do not reserve a property. Please keep in mind that HomeAway is a customer driven system. If another customer reserves the property with a payment, you could easily lose your slot if the owner accepts the payment. As a property owner, I do my best to watch for such instances however I am human after all...and mistakes can happen.

Along the lines of being human; accidents happen. However, when these accidents happen it can halt future reservations or cancel another renter's reservation. Due to recent damages to our home, we feel it is necessary to require a Property Damage Protection Policy. The policy protects both of us in the event of an accident.

The cleaning fee is non-refundable. This does not suggest for you to not pick up after yourself. The $75 fee is quite modest as it barely covers to cost of a two person crew. Please do not make it difficult to turn the house over for the next set of guests. Imagine your disappointment if you were the arriving guests after a destructive party weekend. The cleaning crew will need to delay your entry until the house is ready.

I have often been asked about discounts. As a wife of a veteran and the child of a police officer, I do understand your request. However, our rates are based on other homes' rental rates and our operating expenses. As the potential renter, please advise me if your budget does not afford the full amount up front. I will gladly accept an installment plan of up to three payments. I will also refund your money should you change your mind prior to your stay.

With all of that said....

Isn't it time to get away?!

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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