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Lake Anna Waterfront Rental House

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,380 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 5 (maximum)

Stunning 2 bedroom, 2 bath contemporary home directly on the main lake with 585 feet of frontage. Property is in the gate-controlled community of Windwood Coves, off Route 208. Windwood Coves has a tot-friendly sand beach, tennis courts, a free boat launching ramp and outdoor pavilions for parties.

The rental home has a 32 foot private pier that is suitable for fishing, swimming and docking a boat. The land slopes gently to the pier, which is located about 150 ft. from the house. The pier has electric power.

The rental home has a 10 ft x 40 ft deck on the side of the house facing the water. This is an ideal place for relaxing and enjoying the lake and boating activities.

Virginia's Lake Anna State Park is located directly across the lake. Quaint shops, restaurants and other attractions are located in Fredericksburg, Mineral and Louisa, all within easy commuting distance.

Weekly rentals (7 nts) have first priority. Rentals for shorter periods of time (2-day minimum) will be considered on a space-available basis. Owner's mailing address: 3296 Rollingwood Dr, Woodbridge VA 22192. It is best to communicate with owner by e-mail. Do not telephone owner.

Please note that this vacation home has frontage directly on the main lake. Do not be misled by others who claim that their homes have 'lake view' or 'lake access.' Some 'lake view' homes have only a limited view of the water. 'Lake access' homes are normally deep in the woods.

The rental rate is $163 per day; and guests may charge through PayPal provided they specify money transfer is to "friends and family." Homeowner's PayPal account is Additional charges are $80 for housekeeping and 7.3% for taxes. There is also a $100 refundable Security Deposit. All may be put on PayPal if you wish. Owner also accepts personal checks.

More Details

Gary Jacobsen
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 15, 2018

About Gary Jacobsen

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Why Gary Jacobsen chose Windwood Coves

This home is lakefront property on the main portion of Lake Anna--directly across from the Lake Anna State Park. It is situated in Mineral, VA--NOT in Livingston, VA (incorrect statement on the VRBO listing).

What makes this house unique

Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. on the first rental day and check-out time is 11:00 a.m. on the last rental day.


Windwood Coves House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1380 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Heat and air conditioning are pre-set.
  • No use of fireworks on property and no open fires in the house, including candles.
  • Renters are asked to bag all trash and place bags in outside Toter containers.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Two full-size bathrooms are identical in layout. Towels are provided.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Each bedroom has two twin-size beds, for a total of four. Two beds can be put together to make a queen-size bed. The bedrooms are identical in layout. The family room has a fold-out sofa bed.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Four twin-size beds with IKEA Sultan Finnvik mattresses, one twin-size Aero Bed, one double bed fold-out from sofa. 32' HDTV in large family room. Additional TV in main bedroom. DVD player in second bedroom. All sheets and towels are provided. No need to bring such items from your home. Full kitchen, including Keurig coffee system and free gourmet coffee. All utensils included, including Mr. Coffee coffee pot, toaster, and microwave. Community Assn has tot-friendly sand beach, tennis courts, and free boat launching area. House is only 60 ft from the water. High-speed internet (wi-fi) is available in the house at no extra charge. Note: this is a smoke-free and pet-free home. Do not ask to bring your dog or cat. This house is intended for family vacations only. It may not be used for reunions, wedding receptions, large family reunions, large birthday parties and similar activities.


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Lake Anna Waterfront Rental House
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
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This was my 2nd time staying here and it vwas great!

  • 5 of 5

This rental has the best of everything! Great location, perfect floorplan, a wonderful place to stay !!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Anna Waterfront House

  • 5 of 5

Nicely furnished, very comfortable house. It is great for a family of four (2 adults, 2 children). Beautiful lake view.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Lake Anna Waterfront Rental House

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location, great views, nice house.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Perfect for a weekend getaway

  • 4 of 5

The yard is spacious and the lake view was nice (faces state park across the water). Caught a nice bass from the shore as well as some bluegill. Perfect for a relaxing weekend.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sacramento, CA

My Lake Anna vacation

  • 5 of 5

I had the most wonderful time here at this waterfront vacation home ! It turned out 10 times better than I could ever have hoped for. The spectacular views of the lake from the house and out on the deck were breathtaking. The house was spotless and clean. Everything in good working order. The cove on the back of the property where the boat and pier were ... was my favorite spot to swim. I loved the fact that there were few trees in front of the rental ... to allow for the great views of the lake from all spots in the house. I am looking forward to coming back again !!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Blissful Serenity

  • 5 of 5

Our small family of 4 simply loved this place! The cabin was clean, cozy and inviting! Everything you need to enjoy a wonderful time with the Love of Your Life and children! Even a lantern in the closet when a thunderstorm knocks out the electric at night. The lightning display over the lake was "beautiful" as we sat on the comfy leather sofa and watched in awe!! Grilling on the deck is another plus. While flipping hamburgers you can be entertained with all the activity on the water or an occasional splash of a fish, trying to lure a fisherman to the shoreline! Views of the lake are absolutely stunning... whether you're in or out of the cabin!! The short walk to the private dock is prefect for swimming, fishing, reading, or taking off in your own boat to explore the wonders of Lake Anna! The owners are great people to work with and respond very quickly if you have any questions! Hope to return again & make more memories!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This review was submitted by the Zimmerman family of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. We are pleased that the family members enjoyed themselves at Lake Anna and that the rental house met all their expectations. we hope to see them again!
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Richmond International
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
Interstate 95
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Asian Cafe
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Boating.

* Swimming.

* Water skiing.

* Fishing.

* Touring.

Top Thing to do in Budget:.....

Top Thing to do in Family:.....

King's Dominion theme park nearby. Also, Fredericksburg, Mineral and Louisa are excellent for restaurants and touring. Speedboats and pontoon boats can be rented at modest cost.

Note: The rental home is NOT in Livingston, VA, regardless of what the listing shows.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Housekeeping $80
Tax Rate 7.3%

Daily and weekly rates revised on January 1, 2017.
Week-long rentals have priority. Minimum rental period 2 days.
This house is situated on the "main" lake, not on the "private" side
House is for family vacations--no large groups allowed
All Lake Anna property owners must add 7.3% of gross rent for taxes.
100% refund if cancelled 30 nts before start of rental period.
Check-in time 3:00 p.m.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.