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BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN LODGE: Views, Pool Table, PS-4, Outdoor Fireplace

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 3,332 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom, 3 bathroom, spacious home w/ 2 stone fireplaces & views

*** The Aviary was completed in December 2014 -- book now to secure your vacation stay at the newest luxury rental home in Massanutten! ***

Enter this luxury home from the lower level deck into the spacious rec room with full-size pool table, a couch area with large screen, smart TV, a PS-4 game system, and a wet bar. This room was built for fun, and you'll find a closet stacked with board games for hours of entertainment.

On one side of the rec room is a large bunk room kids will love, featuring two sets of bunkbeds (4 beds total, 2 fulls and 2 twins). On the other side of the rec room is another large bedroom with 2 queen beds. A full bathroom off the rec room is shared by both bedrooms. A reading 'cave' for kids is tucked under the stairwell.

Head upstairs to the main room in the lodge, featuring a floor to ceiling stone fireplace (gas), 24' vaulted, gorgeous tongue and groove ceilings and beams, tons of sky high windows, and a kitchen with granite countertops, copper sink, and all new appliances, cookware, and dinnerware.

While the chef cooks, keep him company on the leather stools at the granite island, or lounge on the comfy sofas in front of the fire, then sit down all together as a big group at the huge farmhouse style dining table.

On either side of the main room of the lodge are two master bedrooms, each with vaulted ceilings, king beds and full baths. One features matching tongue and groove ceilings as in the main room, plus a huge all-tile master shower. The other full bath features a bath/shower combo.

Off the living room and off of each master bedroom, you'll find a large second floor deck with great views of the mountains, a sleeping bed, and a seating area inside a screened in porch with a huge stone fireplace (gas). Sit outside at night with the fireplace and enjoy the sounds of the mountain!

Off the kitchen, in the backyard, you'll find a covered patio with a large gas grill, and a wooded hill that kids will love to explore.

The house backs to a national forest, so there's nothing behind it but trees, deer, and adventures in the making.

This home is located inside the Massanutten Resort and very close to many of the activities and amenities -- you can be at most activities within 3 minutes by car.

We provide linens/pillows for all beds. When you arrive you will find they are all made up for you, ready to go, unlike many rental homes in the resort. The kitchen is fully stocked with everything you need to cook and serve meals -- just bring your food.

We also provide a pack-n-play and a high-chair in the house for those with babies (bring your own linens for the pack-n-play).

In the summer, we provide a Guest Pass so that our visitors can use the private Owners' Swimming Pool in the resort - just up the road.

Occupancy: 12 persons (all adults and children in the home count towards this limit). As our occupancy is limited to 12 persons at any time, we do not rent this home for parties or events.

Non-Smoking, No Pets Property: This is a non-smoking property. Smoking is not allowed anywhere on the property (outside or inside). And although we understand that many pet lovers travel with their furry friends, this home does not allow pets.

Minimum Age of Renter: Primary renter must be 27 years of age or older, and the majority of guests must be at least 25 years of age. A list of guests must be provided as part of the rental contract.

More Details

Property Manager
Monica
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

About Monica

The owners are natives of Texas and California, but have lived in Virginia long enough to fall in love with its mountains and wanted a second home to enjoy and share with friends and family.

Monica purchased this house in 2014

Why Monica chose McGaheysville

The owners love this lot, because it is so private at the end of a cul-de-sac. It has great views of the mountain in the front, and backs to a national forest.

What makes this house unique

The owners selected this floor plan for the home because of its beautiful main room with high, beamed ceilings, the fact that all 4 bedrooms are totally private from each other, and the great living, rec, and outdoor spaces that it provides for families and friends to gather, relax, and have fun.

Amenities

McGaheysville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3332 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - upper level - toilet , shower , Master bath w/ large, luxury tiled shower
    Bathroom 2 - upper level - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bath for second master, shared w/ living area on main floor
    Bathroom 3 - lower level - toilet , combination tub/shower , Shared bath for bunkroom, room with 2 queen beds & rec room
  • 3 bathrooms with granite vanities Guests must bring bath towels, hand towels, wash cloths, as well as beach/pool/water park towels, if needed.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - upper level - 1 king , Vaulted tongue-in-groove ceiling
    Bedroom 2 - upper level - 1 king , Vaulted ceiling
    Bedroom 3 - lower level - 2 queen
    Bedroom 4 - lower level - 2 double , 2 twin/ single , Two sets of bunkbeds with full size bottoms and twins on top
  • 4 bedrooms total: 2 masters with king beds, 1 room with 2 queen beds, and 1 room with 2 sets of bunkbeds (2 fulls on bottom and 2 twins on top). All beds have luxury linens included for your use, with beds made up for you in advance of your stay.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Less than 5 minutes to almost any resort activity. Only a mile from the Fareways Restaurant/lounge, one of the golf courses, and only a little further to swimming (at Stonewall Terrace outdoor pool- summer), ski lodge, go-carts, mini-golf, tubing, zip lines, adventure park, ropes course, bumper cars, and tennis. The waterpark is about 7 minutes away. The Massanutten Resort is very close to Skyline Drive, Luray Caverns, vineyards, Lavender Farm, Harrisonburg (James Madison University) and lots of other hiking, touring and shopping opportunities. Charlottesville, Harper's Ferry, Lexington, Richmond, Roanoke, Staunton, and Washington D.C. are all within a 1-3 hour drive. So much to do, one visit just won't be enough!

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BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN LODGE: Views, Pool Table, PS-4, Outdoor Fireplace
average rating of 4.840909 based on 44 reviews
5

First class

  • 5 of 5

This house is beautiful. No details were overlooked in the designing, furnishing, decorating, or stocking with everything you need.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This property is a 5 star vacation place from all perspectives! We were 7 adults and 2 kids and everyone enjoyed it! Great kitchen, comfortable beds, well sized bedrooms and very nice bathrooms. Great room is a place to relax playing games, pool or just hanging around.

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

Great Stay at the Aviary

  • 5 of 5

The property was very nice and close to all the activities.The kitchen was well stocked, the bedrooms were very spacious and the great room allowed everyone to gather without being cramped. The only suggestion would be to to allow use of the fireplace in Sept instead of waiting till Oct. With the temp in the mid 40s overnight, it would have been nice to use the screen porch with the fireplace.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, there, so glad you enjoyed the home! We agree the fireplaces should be in service year round and we allow guests to use them any time they wish, so we apologize if there was any confusion over their operation. The outdoor screened in porch is wonderful year round and something our guests really enjoy. Thanks again for visiting!
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4

Very nice

  • 4 of 5

Great for a large family. Very kid friendly.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great time had by all........

  • 5 of 5

Our group had 3 couples who stayed at the Aviary for a week to do some motorcycle riding and local sightseeing. The home is beautiful and well equipped with all the essentials we needed for the week. It was nice to be able to sit at the large dining table and talk with everyone at the end of a day. My wife also loved curling up on the large outdoor swing on the deck and reading at the end of the day.

The neighbors are very friendly and so is the wildlife that roams the area. The deer share the outdoors with everyone and don't seem to mind people around. The resort is well kept and the food in the resort area is great. We had a great time and I'm sure if you stay here your experience will be the same!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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One awesome house

  • 5 of 5

Loved this house.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Massanutten resort (house is in resort)
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Massanutten resort (house is in resort)
Nearest Train
47 Miles
Charlottesville Amtrak
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Massanutten resort (house is in resort)
Nearest Ski
1.5 Miles
Massanutten resort (house is in resort)
Car: recommended

Other Activities: Massanutten resort has golfing, mini-golf, go carts, hiking, tubing, snowboarding, waterpark, ziplines, horseback riding, bumper cars, rope courses for kids, and much more! Nearby indoor waterpark and spa.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $325
Cleaning fee $125

Rates are subject to change until reservation is accepted. Rates for reservations more than 6 months in advance may have different rates than shown in system.

We encourage Guest to acquire Travel Insurance to protect his/her investment in the event that he/she must cancel for an unexpected emergency or other reason.

Many resort activities are weather-depending, and are not guaranteed (i.e. skiing is not possible unless the weather provides cold enough temperatures to produce snow)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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