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Charming Cottage With City Comfort

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Enjoy a relaxing feel of this Miniature Horse Farm, a rare find in the city! Located conveniently to shopping,dining and entertainment. Relax on our farm overlooking the view of horse's grazing,small orchards, tennis court and mini vineyard. The space feels private and cozy. Decor is Cottage Chic with a modern twist. A large kitchen space with a large area, big screen TV with DVD's, puzzles&games.


Owner
Sonya Howes
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

About Sonya Howes

We are a retired couple raising the last of our four children. We devide our time between our farm in Roanoke and our cottage on the coast of North Carolina. Over the last thirty years we have traveled extensively and we would love to host you in our cottage because..... there's no place like home!

Sonya Howes purchased this cottage in 2006

What makes this cottage unique

You definitely have the relaxing feel of being in the country with city amenities very close.

Map

Nearest Airport
7.3 Miles
Roanoke Airport
Car: recommended

We are very central to most everything. Roanoke airport is 7.4 miles from our city farm. Nearest mall is less than 5 miles. We are 5 miles from downtown Roanoke were there are lots of restaurants and there's much to do.

Amenities

Roanoke Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please remove your shoes and rock your socks.
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Soap and shampoo provided, towels , toilet paper, hair dryers in both bathrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , Full size bed, daybed with trundle (2 twins) small crib
  • We also have a Queen-size and two twin air mattresses
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
If you would like to have additional guests over for dinner or a celebration please let us know. We are able to accommodate you for an additional fee. We can also provide extra chairs and tables for your celebration.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

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Charming Cottage With City Comfort
average rating of 4.8378377 based on 37 reviews
Baltimore
5

The Perfect Retreat!

  • 5 of 5

The Bent Tree Cottage was the absolute perfect retreat for my niece and I to spend a bonding weekend together. She drove from TN and I drove from MD, meeting half-way at Sonya and Andre's cottage. From the very moment we each pulled up the long driveway we were in love! The property is gorgeous, the farm animals are adorable, and the hosts are incredibly attentive. The cottage is very tastefully decorated, comfortable and has all the amenities you could possibly think of - there was even a pizza cutter available for us! :) There wasn't a single thing we needed that wasn't available for us. We really enjoyed walks around the farm, petting the animals and eating fresh apples, figs, and grapes right off the vine! Oh, and the fresh baked bread and honey from the hives right there on the farm were such a nice treat! YUM! The fire pit was really cozy too. I look forward to returning for some more retreats with the girls and even a romantic retreat with my fiance. Thank you so much for everything, Sonya and Andre! Cheri (Baltimore, MD) & Nicole (Severville, TN)

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was so nice to have Cheri and her niece. They left the cottage very nice and their communication was wonderful. Would love to have them return.
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5

The cottage was cozy and comfortable in a convenient location.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Bent Tree Cottage when we went to Salem to visit our son at Roanoke College. Sonya greeted us with warm bread and their home made honey. She made us feel at welcome and at home. They had new baby goats and Andre let us feed them their bottles! Staying at the cottage was so much better than staying at a hotel. We would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We so enjoyed having Cindy and her family. We hope they have the chance to come back and visit again soon. Thanks for staying with us at THE BENT TREE COTTAGE.
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5

It's was clean..charming and very enjoyable

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location..beautiful lay out for property..very country just like we like it..loved all the animals. .the owners are wonderful..Would tell everyone to stay here..Thanks for a very memorable stay. .

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome place to get away!

  • 5 of 5

Ideal place for our BFF weekend! Every detail of this lovely cottage has been well thought out, and is welcoming to guests...the surroundings are so peaceful, and serene. Sonya and Andre were excellent hosts. We could not have asked for a more perfect place to spend our weekend together. The warm bread and honey were icing on the cake. Thank you so much for making us feel welcomed and at home!

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place for a get away.

  • 5 of 5

The place was immaculate and comfortable. We had a great time here. Hot tub was very nice. Wish we could have used the fire pit but the weather was not on our side. Inside was super. Every small detail was thought of by the owners, who are also great people. Would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glenn and his wife came in for an anniversary celebration. Great communication and they left our place immaculate. Very nice couple. Would love to have them back again.
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5

Lovely stay. Thank you!

  • 5 of 5

Peaceful setting in the middle of Roanoke area. Attentive hosts to a lovely cottage. Four of us attending conference in the area. This was much preferred over a hotel room!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $200

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.