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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:
October 20, 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!

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average rating of 4.918919 based on 81 reviews
Gettysburg
5

Nice weekend in the WOODS

  • 5 of 5

This was a nice basecamp to visiting area attractions.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
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Pasadena, MD
5

Very satisfied

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend a stay here.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful Mountain Retreat

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely place! Beautiful location surrounded by trees with lots of wild life, nature, and privacy yet close to so many places that offer other fun activities such as Baltimore, Washington DC, and the Blue Ridge Mountains. The cottage was so comfortable, very clean and with all the amenities we could have wished for. We had the most fantastic weather for the entire month of August and never had to use the a/c or heat but it was nice to know that it was available if needed. We loved going to sleep to the sound of crickets and owls and to wake up to bird serenades. Deer would come and visit on a daily basis and we just loved relaxing on the screened in porch and watch all the wildlife by the creek, The Woods community is so well cared for. Everyone we met was very friendly, out going and helpful. My fur girls and I really loved the beautiful, scenic walking trails and got a nice work out every day going up and down the hills. Our granddaughter thoroughly enjoyed the indoor and out door pools and the full service recreation center. The owners Jeremy and Courtney were wonderful! They quickly answered all our questions and went out of their way to make our stay the most comfortable and relaxing vacation we have had in a long time. The welcome basket was a really sweet touch, even dog treats for our girls - how thoughtful. We hated to leave and hope to stay at The Woods again.

Many thanks for opening your home to us!

The Kents

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and taken care of, more than what was expected.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a great stay here this summer. The owners went out of their way to make our stay memorable. Everything from milk bones for our dog, graham crackers, marshmallows and chocolate for smores and even a container of night crawlers (knowing we were planning to fish). The house was very clean and provided us with the relaxation we were looking forward to. The Woods Resort and Sleepy Hollow Lake area are beautiful locations to explore. We all enjoyed fishing, swimming and hiking. Wildlife was there to greet us every time we came back "home" to the cabin. We enjoyed grilling out on the deck, eating breakfast on the screened in front porch and kayaking on the lake. The first day upon our arrival, my daughter and I took a nap in the hammock and got to watch hummingbirds come to the feeder it was attached to. We are all looking forward to a return vacation hopefully sooner than later. This is the perfect place for anyone wanting a vacation in a non-touristy location. Breakfast is great at the Patomic River Grill. you really cannot go wrong with this spot! Thank you again for your hospitality!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Port St Lucie, Fl
5

Our Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd visit to Jeremy & Courtney's beautiful cabin. Our first 2 visits were in the fall. This trip in the spring was just as awesome. The weather was perfect. We especially enjoyed sitting out on the decks at night enjoying the peaceful woods. We visited Berkley Springs and found a nice restaurant, antique shops and indoor flea market. One gift store owner told us about a Cat Cafe that just opened. If you love cats like my daughter does - this is the place to visit - it was pretty cool. The outdoor pools were just a tad cold for us Floridians so we took advantage of the indoor pool. My daughter & son-in law who live in West Virginia were brave enough to jump in the outdoor pool and found it very refreshing.

Courtney and Jeremy were gracious as ever. You will not find a more beautiful cabin with all the amenities it offers. It is definitely our home away from home and we can't wait to visit again!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful location to get away and relax. The cabin was beautiful and very clean. All of our questions were answered. The owners gave us addition information about the area and the activities we could partake in. It was everything we wanted and more!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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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

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Additional information about rental rates

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

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