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Pet Friendly Log Cabin On The Shenandoah River Near Luray And Massanutten.

Bedrooms 2
Space 89 m²
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

2 bedroom, 1 bath RIVER Cabin; MAX of 6 ; Hot Tub & Fully Equiped Kitchen; Pets

Accessible features are throughout this 960 sf log cabin, including an access ramp and oversized door openings. Built in 2015, as a rental cabin, Sycamore Landing is perched on a solid concrete foundation high above the river, due to flood zone requirements. This one story cabin has one bathroom, two queen sized bedrooms and a sleep sofa for a maximum of 6 guests. We have a well with a whole house water filtration and sanitizer system and an 80 gallon hot water heater so you won't run out of water. We are dog friendly. There is 320 sf of covered deck overlooking the river, and an additional 500 sf of open deck with a gas BBQ, dining options, hot tub and wonderful views on the side and front of the cabin. The kitchen is fully equipped with a full size gas range, refrigerator/freezer with ice maker, dishwasher, microwave, belgian waffle maker, panini press, coffee maker, crock pot, mixer and other small appliances. There is a large selection of pots, pans, bake ware and dishes. Fishing, tubing and canoeing/kayaking to the site from a nearby river access point and with local outfitters makes your water adventures come right to the lot. Tubes available on site. Fish in your own front yard. You are surrounded by numerous caverns with ones in Luray and New Market being the closest. Both the Shenandoah National Park and George Washington National Forest are nearby for outdoor activities. The area boasts lots for all family members to enjoy; golf, hiking, antiquing, waterpark, winter sports, Civil War area to name a few.(The Owner will forward an extensive list for you to use in planning your trip upon reservation.) Enjoy the melodious sound of the C&S RR as it passes by the cabin along with the sounds of nature. If it rains you will enjoy listening to the rain drops on the metal roof. If you are lucky you may see one of the bald eagles in the area from the deck. A large TV, local TV stations, DVDs/VCRs featuring old movies and TV shows are all there for your use. We have built Sycamore Landing to the standards we want when we travel and know you will enjoy your stay here in Page County, hopefully it will be with us.

CLOSE TO ACTIVITIES: Luray Cavern (caverns, museums, outdoor activities) - Luray - 15.7 miles (19 minutes); Shenandoah River Adventures (tubing, kayaks, canoes) - Shenandoah - 7.1 miles (12 minutes) ; Mountain Top Ranch (Horseback Riding) - Elkton - 12.7 miles (24 minutes)

MILITARY: If you are active duty, honorably discharged or retired military member please let us know as discounts are applied for your service. (proof required). We waive the minimum age of 25 for primary renter for active duty military.

LAW ENFORCEMENT AND FIRST RESPONDERS: Current and Retired Law Enforcement and First Responders please let us know as discounts are applied for your service. (proof required)

NOTE RATE: We charge a flat fee a night (plus State/Local lodging tax and a new VRBO user fee) for up to 6 guests and your pets. There is no extra cleaning fee and all paper products, linens are included. There is no mandatory security deposit, but you are responsible for any damages.

NOTE: Due to the location, cell phone service varies. Service improves when the leaves are off the tree, as well as varies by vendor.

As of February 2017 we do not have WiFi -due to limited accounts in our area, and no line of sight to any towers. Local computer center has $1/month per person charge for unlimited access and vendor hot spots sometime work.

NOTE TO ALL: VRBO charges a service fee to you, our guests, that we cannot change and have no control of - it is a sliding fee based on the rental rate --it goes from 4-10%.

NOTE SUMMER RENTERS: We can drop off our guests with the tubes provided, a mile upriver and you can enjoy a nice float right to the cabin on the South Fork of the Shenandoah River. Just let us know 72 hours prior to you arrival so we can coordinate schedules. For longer runs we offer drop offs and there is a river outfitter in Shenandoah with tubes, kayaks and canoes.

NOTE WINTER RENTERS: Winter Renters, you are off a secondary level State Route (650) that is plowed by VDOT. We live a mile away and have driven an ATV with plow, multiple times, to the cabin last winter during construction/fit-out for access to clear the if you read reviews of other cabins having difficult winter access, we do not believe you will have any problem at Sycamore Landing - should you be the lucky ones that are there for a snow fall.

More Details

Alison Lyons and Jeff Ecroyd
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 23, 2017

About Alison Lyons and Jeff Ecroyd

Built in 2014 and opening in 2015, we built this log home to provide a place to relax, reflect and refresh from hectic lives and to enjoy all the wonderful activities here in Page County and the Shenandoah Valley. We retired in 2013 to a property that is 1 mile from Sycamore Landing, a cabin in the woods which initially served as our weekend get away. Sycamore Landing was built with the renter in mind but with the express purpose of being accessible for disabled veterans and veterans in medical care. The cabin is owned by a retire disabled USAF MSGT and his retired Engineer wife who spent her career in commercial construction retiring as a Project Manager. We have both lived overseas and travelled extensively in the USA. We want you to enjoy your stay so if we can help you please let us know.

We offer discounts to all Retired, Honorably Discharged and Active Duty Military. Disabled Veterans may qualify for additional discounts.

Alison Lyons and Jeff Ecroyd purchased this cabin in 2015

What makes this cabin unique

Location, location, location.... log cabin character with wood ceiling, wide plank board floors and both large and intimate gathering places. Open floor plan and spacious decks and your own river access. Pet friendly - no added pet fees. Retired, Honorably Discharged and Active Duty Military Discounts. Law Enforcement and First Responders (Current & Retired) Discounts.


Shenandoah Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 89 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • We reserve the right to require damage insurance from any group of unrelated family members in excess of 4 people.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , 5 ft wide shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Rear Bedroom - 1 queen , Walk in closet and large dresser with views of the woods
    Front bedroom - 1 queen , Antique armoire and river views
    Sofa Bed - 1 double , located in the sitting area- sit by day..sleep by night
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Call us for any special requests or needs.


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Pet Friendly Log Cabin On The Shenandoah River Near Luray And Massanutten.
average rating of 4.965909 based on 88 reviews

fun on the Shenandoah

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I, along with our dog, had a great time. Cabin was roomy, clean, comfortable and was furnished with almost everything. We definitely want to come back to Sycamore Landing. There is plenty to do here so no worries about getting bored. Our sheepdog loved it, too.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beaufort, South Carolina

Best cabin retreat ever!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is perfectly situated on the Shenandoah River. During our stay the depths in the river ranged from ankle to hip deep allowing us to enjoy both exploring and tube floating in the gentle current. The gracious hosts provide not only the tubes to enjoy the river but everything else we could have imagined to have a fabulous vacation. There are so many notable things about this cabin to enjoy such as the hot tub, 2 fire pits, outside and inside games, grill, numerous tables and seating to enjoy every view of the surroundings, plus loads of info for places to explore nearby are just to name a few. But even more noteworthy then the amenities are the hosts! So kind and gracious, it felt like going to a family members home where our enjoyment was top priority. We very much look forward to returning to Sycamore Landing again in the near future!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Salisbury, md.

Excellent getaway

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful cabin! This was our second stay at sycamore landing and it is awesome! The cabin has everything you need and Jeff and Allison are wonderful to work with.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Newcastle. Delaware

Place is beautiful it's everything we wanted would stay there again definitely

  • 5 of 5

Everything is beautiful great family place

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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"The Hidden Gem On The Shenandoah River"

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely the most relaxing spot, a pleasure to rent a property and not have to say.... "I only wish it had..." That won't happen here!

My Tip... Just pack you clothes, medicine and food..... Everything else you could ever imagine is stocked in the house all the way to lint rollers to laundry detergent. The kitchen is gourmet stocked for your meal preparation!

Giving this property 5 Stars without hesitation. The owners are beyond thoughtful, gracious and most accommodating. In hopes to return next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time during our stay. The house was beautiful and well stocked. We had 4 adults 1 child and 2 dogs and had plenty of space. We really enjoyed fishing and floating on the river but make sure to bring water shoes the river is a rock bottom and it's very slippery. I would also recommend going to luray caverns it was only an hour tour but it was beautiful and there are other museums on the property to walk through.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Nearest Golf
15 Miles
many possible locations
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Shenandoah Speedway
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Massanutten Resort
Car: necessary

The area is rich with natural beauty and outdoor activities; hunting, fishing, antiquing, river water activities, horseback riding, golf and all levels of hiking. The region boasts many Civil War sites and other historical markers & locations. Easy travel to wineries, distilleries, museums. Winter activities include nearby waterpark, skiing and snow tubing. Additional activities include hang gliding, hot air balloons, spas as well as farms and orchards. Situated between two entrances to Shenandoah National Park and close to George Washington National Forest.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

VRBO has instituted a Guest Service Fee that ranges from 4-10%; it is based on the total rental cost. We have no control of this fee. It is a fee for your use of their website, Hospitality Portal and other VRBO Services.
Pets are always welcome at no additional charge. You are responsible for any damages they may cause as well as any you or those in your party may cause.
You have 100 feet of river front exclusively and may access the Associations common river lot as well.
Fishing Licenses are required by the State. The river is not private property but most land along the river is; so you may walk in the river quite a distance to fish.

Discounts for Current & Retired Law Enforcement and First Responders. Discounts for Retired, Honorably Discharged and Active Duty Military.

Availability is subject to change until receipt of deposit. Terms are provided with your quote with clarifications on NON-smoking policy, damages and indemnification.

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.