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White Grass Garage Mahal

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,025 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1025 sg ft 2nd story apartment with 2 bedrooms and full kitchen.

423 Weiss Knob Ski Rd near Davis WV in Canaan Valley...NeW! TrAiL SiDe lodge adjacent to White Grass Ski Touring Center and Cafe in scenic Canaan Valley, WV is run by Chip Chase and Laurie Little. Two bedroom furnished, sleeps four, full kitchen and bath with tub/shower, washer/dryer, 2 porches. 2nd story and steps are required, 1025 sq ft apartment with south facing windows and forested mountainside views. Indoor garage parking. Spring water and warm forced air gas heat. 423 Weiss Knob Ski Rd outside Davis, WV. We are at the end of a quiet rural road and very private, although adjacent to the Chase home. Seasonal access to the WG sauna. Secluded 8 acre reserve with water falls, small native trout stream, and shelter within an old growth forest. Streamside trails throughout the property as well as over 100 kilometers hiking trails locally. Endless recreational opportunities in this outdoor paradise. Two night minimum $150. Pets allowed for $40 cleaning fee and more than 4 people $25/person. * VISA/MC accepted, check or cash preferred * Walking distance to an Appalachian bubbling sand spring. Email us or call 304-866-4706


Owner
Chip Chase and Laurie Little
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

About Chip Chase and Laurie Little

Chip Chase and Laurie Little have operated the White Grass Touring Center and Cafe for 34 years. Chip is an all around naturalist while Laurie is one of the best read authors of two popular cookbooks.

Chip Chase and Laurie Little purchased this house in 1999

Why Chip Chase and Laurie Little chose West Virginia

Within a mile of Dolly Sods and Canaan State Park as well as adjacent to the Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge. Chip and Laurie hold a deep understanding of the area and are willing to share it.

What makes this house unique

In winter to be trailside on one of the nation's favorite cross country ski areas and in summer within a short walk or drive to some of the finest white water streams, pristine swimming holes, wild caves, and the funky tourist towns of Davis and Thomas.

Amenities

Davis House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1025 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Tub shower sink and vanity along with closet and washer dryer as well as back porch that looks over the north side of the property.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Mid Atlantic Mountain Wilderness where less than 1500 folks reside in 50 square miles...one road thru the county and the nearest traffic light is 45 minutes away and not really needed. The next one is another hour from there...this part of WV is stunning, high elevation coolness and wet year around. The Blackwater/Canaan Valley region is a naturalist hot spot due to the diversity of climates, forest types, and having a rain shadow on all four sides. Most of the area is either one of two WV State Parks, National Forest and Federal Wilderness, National Wildlife Refuge, State Wildlife Management Area, National Youth Science Foundation or the local Mountain Top Hunt Club. Four distinct seasons with a long winter usually filled with 140 inches of snow and a wet, long, cool spring leading into a thunderstorm breezy summer in the 70's. Autumn here is under sold as the local sugar maples and yellow birch in a back drop of red spruce, balsam fir, and hemlock is world class. Crazy weather, too!

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average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
5

Great Place to Stay in Canaan Valley

  • 5 of 5

This place is nice, clean, and in a great location to explore the area. Plus there's some great hiking right out the door. Had a wonderful stay.

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

Wonderful Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, well-equipped spot surrounded by incredible trails! Gorgeous woods and open areas to explore and made even more perfect knowing you would come back to a warm spot!

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time. The house is perfectly situated for outdoor activities!

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

Garage Mahal has it all

  • 5 of 5

Chip and Laurie, the owners, have an absolutely lovely place. It is tip top clean. Everything is provided to make your stay comfortable .It has a nice kitchen with everything you would need to cook your meals, if you desire. It is Convenient to the ski areas, Canaan National Refuge, Canaan State Park, Blackwater Falls state Park and Dolly Sods National Wildlife area.

We have stayed here twice. . Would highly recommend it.

John and Marcia 2/18/17

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a wonderful stay!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at White Grass Garage Mahal was great. The house was in perfect order and very clean. Everything we needed was there. It is a very cosy place. What makes the place even more inviting is that you can literally start skiing from the backdoor!!!! We had a wonderful time and plan to return. Thanks, Laurie and Chip.

Marc and Pat

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Just got home and already want to go back!

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Chris, Would love to have you again next winter! Chip
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Elkins
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
White Grass Cafe
Nearest Ski
200 Metres
White Grass
Car: necessary

423 Weiss Knob Ski Rd Davis WV. Natures Playground of the Mid Atlantic. More outdoor activities than can be listed. Adjacent to Canaan and Blackwater State Parks, Dolly Sods National Forest Wilderness and the Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge.

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Rates & Availability

Davis House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$150
Fri,Sat,Sun
$950
$3,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $40
Tax Rate 6.0%

We have had good luck with taking people's word on reservations without a deposit and will remain with this policy for now and THANKS!

Check or cash preferred
Pay upon leaving
Can run credit card if needed

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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