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Converted Barn With Vintage Charm And A Modern Twist

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom, Gorgeous Views

Original to the Civil War era, the Barn at Two Rivers has been newly renovated to provide a serene setting for health retreats and small conferences, family and group reunions, and special occasions. An open floor plan with original hardwood floors and large windows; a cathedral ceiling on the first floor with an expansive living area and kitchen furnished with gourmet-quality appliances; 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, including 2 master suites, endow this beautiful space — vintage charm coupled with modern amenities. For larger groups, additional lodging is available at a pleasant motel just minutes away.

Nearby attractions include Harper’s Ferry, nestled between the confluences of the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers, and the site of John Brown’s raid which began the American Civil War. Civil War enthusiasts are attracted to the battlefields that dot the surrounding countryside. The Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers draw many white water rafters, kayakers, canoers, and campers. The C&O Canal and The Appalachian Trail are also located here and attract bikers, hikers, campers and bird watchers from around the world.

Amenities include central air, dishwasher, granite counter tops, gas stove, washer/dryer.

More Details

Owner
Ali Safayan
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, Farsi
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 14, 2017

About Ali Safayan

I have an integrative medical practice in DC. My dear friend owned this property, and I enjoyed visiting her for many delicious dinners and delightful getaways over the years before she passed away. I purchased and renovated the barn in her memory, and still enjoy visiting with family and friends, and also use the facility to host educational retreats.

Ali Safayan purchased this barn in 2012

What makes this barn unique

It is perfectly centered among all of the area's fun and historic attractions, yet offers complete privacy in a beautiful natural setting. The barn itself has historic ambiance but is fully renovated with modern conveniences -- a very special place.

Amenities

Knoxville Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1st Floor - toilet , shower
    2nd Floor Master - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    2nd Floor - toilet , shower
    3rd Floor - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Paper towels and toilet paper will be provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • 2nd Floor Bunk Beds - 1 bunk bed
    Third Floor Twins - 2 twin/ single
    1st Floor Master - 1 queen , 1 double
    2nd Floor Master - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • recreation center
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The Barn is a perfect place to disconnect and recharge. There is no internet, TV, or cable, however there is cell phone reception. Events allowed on a case-by-case basis.

Reviews

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(19 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 19 reviews
5

Weekend Birthday Getaway

  • 5 of 5

I made the decision I wanted to get out of the city for my milestone birthday and enjoy a more peaceful country setting. I was able to do just this at Ali's renovated barn in Knoxville, MD. I loved the rustic charm of the barn and appreciated the modern conveniences of fully stocked kitchen. The large deck and large glass windows offered crowd pleasing views of the countryside. We were blessed with beautiful weather during our stay and spent many hours on the deck. A good friend of mine catered paella dinner on Saturday night. I would recommend this to anyone wishing to escape the rat race and relax with nature for a weekend.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New York, New York
5

A true retreat and absolute gem--great for groups!

  • 5 of 5

The barn at two rivers was truly magical for my group of 8. If you're looking to spend some time together in a beautiful place and to really connect, this is the listing for you! The kitchen and common space are large yet intimate. Rooms are comfortable and elegant. Ali was the most amazing host: friendly, clear and timely in his communications. He spent time on the phone with me recommending local activities and even drew us a personalized map for a hike that begins right on the property.

We made amazing memories here. With any luck, we'll be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was wonderful hosting your group. We hope to see you again. All the best. Ali
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5

Perfect for a large group weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

A group of 11 stayed at this wonderfully adapted barn for a weekend. It slept the whole group comfortably; has a massive, well stocked kitchen; a large deck with a gas grill; and lots of indoor space.

Access to hiking in Harper's Ferry National Historic Park was a breeze and there were plenty of places close enough to stock up on groceries.

Ali was very prompt and helpful in arranging the rental and he has put together a very nice home away from home.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Richmond
5

Perfect & Relaxing Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely wonderful time at The Barn! All of the facilities were perfect for our stay. We cooked delicious food, had a group yoga session in the great room, and had a great time just hanging out and catching up. Fully stocked kitchen and linens made the weekend stress and hassle free. Awesome view, even in the rain!

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place.

  • 5 of 5

Very nice. Everything you could need.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect spot for Team Building Meetings!

  • 5 of 5

The Barn had everything we need for a team building meeting! Perfectly located to Harpers Ferry, white water rafting, and some excellent trails! I want to go back and see the progress they make on the renovation!

Thanks from the team at Buffalo Wild Wings!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Dulles International Airport
Nearest Barpub
8.4 Miles
Mad Horse Brewpub
Nearest Ferry
1.8 Miles
HI - Harpers Ferry
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Brunswick Train Station - MARC train
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Canal House Cafe
Nearest Ski
42.3 Miles
Whitetail Resort
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Knoxville Barn Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 22 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
Autumn
Sep 1 2017 - Nov 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
Holiday Season
Nov 21 2017 - Jan 4 2018
2 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
Winter
Jan 5 2018 - Mar 19 2018
2 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $500

One week prior to your arrival, please contact me for further instructions about the barn, including address, the key lock box code, and guest rules etc.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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