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Beautiful Cottage At 'the Woods' Resort, Golf, Spa, Swimming & Resort Amenities

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Nestled Against Sleepy Creek Wildlife Area, Creek Frontage

This spacious three bedroom, two bathroom mountain cottage retreat is nestled in the woods in a relaxing resort community named The Woods. Nicely decorated and comfortably furnished, this is a perfect getaway located just 90 miles from either Washington DC or Baltimore, MD. Offering access to numerous amenities and activities available at the resort and the surrounding area, this retreat strikes the ideal balance between a quiet getaway and an active vacation destination. As an added bonus, full week stays gain free access to nearby Sleepy Hollow Lake, less than 2 miles from property. Bring your canoe, kayak, tube and fishing pole and allow yourself to relax on this clean 7 acre lake with private beach as owner has property in this location and will allow full week stays guest pass access. The lake is family friendly and you are sure to visit more than once during your stay. The resort also boasts several small lakes for fishing and scenic strolls.

The cottage is fully furnished with new bedding and linens, large kitchen/dining area with breakfast bar for three that's perfect for cooking and sharing a meal together and two full updated baths with granite countertops. Two of the three bedrooms have queen beds and third bedroom has bunk beds, which are very kid friendly. Numerous windows and skylights in the living room provide a bright and airy feel, enhancing the feeling of being surrounded by trees. A nice-sized screen porch provides a comfortable seating area to relax or have a meal, with massive decks on both sides of the home perfect for viewing the abundant wildlife this home site shares. Backing up to the breath-taking 23,000 acre Sleepy Creek Wildlife Management area, which boasts a more than 200 acre lake (approximately 10 mile drive from property), you will always have plenty of room to hike and explore. Awesome creek views can be seen from either deck as well as the screen porch.

Enjoy a memorable time by the outdoor fire pit while roasting marshmallows, take a nap overlooking the many trees and wildlife in your own hammock or cuddle with your sweetheart by the brick fireplace during those cold nights and watch a movie on the large Smart Big Screen TV. Home has both Ethernet and a wireless network for your computing needs. Smart TV allows you to sign into your own Netflix account and others to watch movies. Home has central air and heat allowing you to enjoy those home amenities away from home.

Numerous indoor and outdoor amenities and activities are available for use within the resort, including indoor/outdoor pools and hot-tub, fitness center, tennis, racquetball, volleyball courts and playground. Golf is available, including driving range and club rental. The Clubhouse Grille is located nearby at the Golf Clubhouse. The Sleepy Creek Spa and salon is a great place to indulge and pamper yourself.

The surrounding areas provide lots of interesting history and numerous diversions. Berkeley Springs, WV, is famous for its mineral springs, and offers interesting shopping and some excellent dining options. Harpers Ferry, WV, is a top destination for American history buffs, and also offers white water rafting, kayaking and tubing on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers. Nearby Fort Frederick is one of the best examples of a frontier fort from the Colonial period. The C&O Canal National Park and the Maryland Rail Trail are only minutes away at Hancock, MD, along with a Potomac River boat launch. Many basic services and conveniences including a large, well-stocked supermarket, full service banking options as well as various convenience stores are within a 10 minute drive in the heart of the town of Hedgesville. Hagerstown, MD shopping outlets are approximately 35 minutes away and various shopping destinations including large grocery retailers, home improvement stores and many dining destinations are located at nearby Martinsburg, WV, less than 25 minutes away.

Come relax on your own private hammock, enjoy the wonderful mountain air, go on one of the many hiking trails, cool off in one of the pools or lake!

More Details

Owner
Jeremy & Courtney Rodriguez
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

About Jeremy & Courtney Rodriguez

Our family has been visiting this area for nearly 10 years. We love the area and all that is has to offer. Living only 1 hour from The Woods we are always finding away to escape for the weekend with our boys, who love playing in the creek or at nearby Sleepy Hollow lake where we have another home

Jeremy & Courtney Rodriguez purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Jeremy & Courtney Rodriguez chose West Virginia

The area is beautiful and there are many outdoor activities

What makes this cottage unique

Hiking, biking, canoeing, kyaking, swimming, hunting and exploring the many wonders within Sleepy Creek. You'll love how relaxing the home feels nestled on this beautiful wooden homesite

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our first trip to The Woods was delightful and relaxing. We really enjoyed the Resort's amenities and fishing at Sleepy Hollow! The house is very comfortable - great for easy living. And thanks for the gift basket. Looking forward to another stay!
Jul 2014
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Amenities

The Woods Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master Bath is attached to master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathrooms have been fully renovated with ceramic tile floors, new granite vanity tops and impressive looking cabinetry and fixtures.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , Sleeps two - very kid friendly bunk beds
  • 3 bedrooms - Master bedroom has a full bathroom and other 2 bedroom share one full bathroom. Both bathrooms are recently updated with granite vanities and ceramic tile flooring. Bedrooms have closets with plenty of storage for your clothes as well as dressers in all 3 bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Access to The Woods resort indoor and outdoor amenities such as indoor and outdoor pools, indoor hot tub, exercise room, indoor and outdoor tennis, indoor and outdoor basketball, racket ball and much more can be purchased. Charge is per day/per person and must be purchased through me in advance when booking your stay. You can buy 1 day or as many days as you would like. Your family will truly enjoy all that The Woods has to offer. Guest passes are only $5 per person, per day for access to both indoor and outdoor facilities. Slightly lesser fee if you desire just outdoor (mainly for access to the 2 outdoor pools during the summer months). Please inquire for more specifics. You will love the outdoor pools, indoor pool and hot tub!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(68 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Cottage At 'the Woods' Resort, Golf, Spa, Swimming & Resort Amenities
average rating of 4.9117646 based on 75 reviews
5

Perfect in every way.

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was perfect. It was exactly as described, if not better. It had all the comforts of home. The Rodriguez's even left welcome basket that included treats for our dog. Our grandchildren had a ball playing along the creek and roasting marshmallows in the fire pit. Just a totally enjoyable stay. We have made several trips to The Woods in the past. This, hands down, was the best!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Munich, Bavaria, Germany
5

Great for a family weekend away

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at this quiet cabin overlooking the creek. The neighborhood is very wooded and peaceful, and the kids loved having an indoor pool for swimming. I do wish the hiking trails started closer to the house, but we still had some good walks through the woods-- just had to drive a bit to get to the trail head. Overall, excellent rental house and we hope to book it again sometime!

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy cabin in the woods

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at this home and we enjoyed it even more than the first. It is cozy, comfortable and very clean. Jeremy and Courtney make sure you have everything you need and then some. We would highly recommend this cabin to anyone looking for a relaxing vacation in a beautiful setting.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beach Haven, New Jersey
5

Great New Year's weekend

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at the cabin in Woods Resort. Went hiking (lots of trails), Berkeley Springs & Harpers Ferry. Jeremy & Courtney are great to work with & always available to answer questions. Very

understanding, would recommend their cabin & very clean. Nice grocery store about 20 min. away; the fireplace was great. Thanks Courtney & Jeremy!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Washington DC
5

Private but convenient

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here over Christmas break with family, and we had such a relaxing time. We stocked up on groceries without going too far. The cabin is cozy and modern with everything we needed. The wood burning fireplace inside and the fire pit outside kept us very entertained. There is also great hiking in the woods behind the cabin.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Cozy Cottage at "The Woods", Hedgesville

  • 4 of 5

Very welcoming, hospitable atmosphere created by owners, not only for us, but also for our little dog who accompanied us! The owners provided excellent "customer service", providing detailed info and responding promptly to questions through emails in advance of our stay. And, on-site, the owners provided very helpful written info/instructions about all aspects of the house, including appliances, WiFi, heat/ac, etc. They could not have made it easier for us! The property was clean and well-maintained. I would recommend this property to those who may be looking for a woodsy, rustic (not 'fancy-shmancy' or high-end, but comfortable) retreat for hanging out, taking walks, reading, relaxing and eating in. Nearby Berkeley Springs doesn't appear to have the vitality -- or restaurant selection -- it had when we visited there over a decade ago. But, it's worth a visit, nonetheless.

  • Submitted: Dec 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Hagerstown Regional Airport
Nearest Golf
The Woods
Nearest Motorway
11 Miles
81
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Club House Grill
Nearest Beach
13 Miles
Cacapon State Park

This spacious three bedroom, two bathroom mountain cottage retreat is nestled in the woods in a relaxing resort community named The Woods. Nicely decorated and comfortably furnished, this is a perfect getaway located just 90 miles from either Washington DC or Baltimore, MD. Offering access to numerous amenities and activities available at the resort and the surrounding area, this retreat strikes the ideal balance between a quiet getaway and an active vacation destination. As an added bonus, full week stays gain free access to nearby Sleepy Hollow Lake, less than 2 miles from property. Bring your canoe, kayak, tube and fishing pole and allow yourself to relax on this clean 7 acre lake with private beach as owner has property in this location and will allow full week stays guest pass access. The lake is family friendly and you are sure to visit more than once during your stay. The resort also boasts several small lakes for fishing and scenic strolls.

The cottage is fully furnished with new bedding and linens, large kitchen/dining area with breakfast bar for three that's perfect for cooking and sharing a meal together and two full updated baths with granite countertops. Two of the three bedrooms have queen beds and third bedroom has bunk beds, which are very kid friendly. Numerous windows and skylights in the living room provide a bright and airy feel, enhancing the feeling of being surrounded by trees. A nice-sized screen porch provides a comfortable seating area to relax or have a meal, with massive decks on both sides of the home perfect for viewing the abundant wildlife this home site shares. Backing up to the breath-taking 23,000 acre Sleepy Creek Wildlife Management area, which boasts a more than 200 acre lake (approximately 10 mile drive from property), you will always have plenty of room to hike and explore. Awesome creek views can be seen from either deck as well as the screen porch.

Enjoy a memorable time by the outdoor fire pit while roasting marshmallows, take a nap overlooking the many trees and wildlife in your own hammock or cuddle with your sweetheart by the brick fireplace during those cold nights and watch a movie on the large Smart Big Screen TV. Home has both Ethernet and a wireless network (WIFI) for your computing needs. Smart TV allows you to sign into your own Netflix account and others to watch movies. Home has central air and heat allowing you to enjoy those home amenities away from home.

Numerous indoor and outdoor amenities and activities are available for use within the resort, including indoor/outdoor pools and hot-tub, fitness center, tennis, racquetball, volleyball courts and playground. Golf is available, including driving range and club rental. The Clubhouse Grille is located nearby at the Golf Clubhouse. The Sleepy Creek Spa and salon is a great place to indulge and pamper yourself.

The surrounding areas provide lots of interesting history and numerous diversions. Berkeley Springs, WV, is famous for its mineral springs, and offers interesting shopping and some excellent dining options. Harpers Ferry, WV, is a top destination for American history buffs, and also offers white water rafting, kayaking and tubing on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers. Nearby Fort Frederick is one of the best examples of a frontier fort from the Colonial period. The C&O Canal National Park and the Maryland Rail Trail are only minutes away at Hancock, MD, along with a Potomac River boat launch. Many basic services and conveniences including a large, well-stocked supermarket, full service banking options as well as various convenience stores are within a 10 minute drive in the heart of the town of Hedgesville. Hagerstown, MD shopping outlets are approximately 35 minutes away and various shopping destinations including large grocery retailers, home improvement stores and many dining destinations are located at nearby Martinsburg, WV, less than 25 minutes away.

Come relax on your own private hammock, enjoy the wonderful mountain air, go on one of the many hiking trails, cool off in one of the pools or lake!

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Rates & Availability

The Woods Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer Season - Sat thru Sat
May 27 2017 - Sep 9 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$850
$2,700
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$160
From
$175
Fri,Sat,Sun
$800
$2,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $60
Pet Fee $25
Property Damage Protection $59

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Add $59 Home Protection Plan, which requires no Security Deposit!
Add $60 Cleaning Fee
Add $25 per pet (maximum 2 dogs)

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