Farm Stay Cabin Rental Along Chalk Mine River in Lexington, VirginiaLexington, Virginia (United States)
Farm Stay Cabin Rental Along Chalk Mine River in Lexington, Virginia
"The place is magical. ...it was so nice to sit on the rockers outside with a nice Cabernet. The next day we hiked up to the top of the mountain and w…"
Situated at the entry to a beautiful 250-acre farm retreat in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia and only four miles from charming Lexington, this camping rental is created from chestnut logs and can sleep up to four guests. This rental was cabin was home for 14 years to a nationally known nature writer and professor. The rental sits above the confluence of two rivers, overlooks one of the four hay fields and is shaded by a centuries-old Spanish Oak tree. Guests will have everything reasonably possible already at the cabin so clothes, food, and personal items are all that is needed.
Guests will enjoy having kitchenware including, silverware, pots, pans, dishes and glasses. Guests will also have linens, four sleeping pillows and dish soap. Glampers will be provided with towels for a two to three-night stay. Essentials also include bath soap, hand soap, shampoo, and conditioner. Further essentials are offered including dish soap, toilet paper, paper towels, hair dryers and basic condiments. This rental also offers up robes an iron and ironing board, a CD player and a DVD library.
Facilities include central heating and air-conditioning, as well as free parking, 24-hour check-in, and mobile reception. Guests will be supplied with spa robes, family style toiletries and very comfortable beds with quality bedding. Safety features included a first aid kit, fire extinguishers, and a smoke detector. outside, guests will find a 65-foot grapevine covered pergola, complete with a small fish pond and a sweet relaxing water fountain.
- Air conditioning
- Linens and pillows
In response to COVID-19, we are taking extra precautions both for our guests and employees. First, we are not accepting reservations back-to-back. The cabins/studios are left vacant for a minimum of 3 days between each guest. When a guest leaves, we are asking them to bag their linens & towels and place them on the front porch & trash in outside bins so that housekeeping does not have to enter the cabin/studio for several days. When housekeeping does enter, they are wearing appropriate PPE attire. The doors and windows are opened to let fresh air flow through. All surfaces are wiped and sanitized according to CDC recommendations. All laundry is washed in hot water. Social distancing is built in when you stay in one of our cabins or studios so that we are a wonderful option to escape for a little R&R.
Check-in: 03:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Smoking is not allowed indoors and parties or loud music is not accepted.
Check-in is 3:00 pm or after and check-out in at 11:00 am. There is a maximum of two cars. No ATV's please.
A car really is a necessary in order to reach the property.
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location & Surroundings
Lexington, Virginia (United States)
Detailed location provided after booking
- Winter sports
- Horseback riding
- Wildlife watching
Guests who stay here can explore all that the Shenandoah Valley has to offer including, the impressive Luray and Skyline Caverns, as well as the beautiful Mill Mountain Star and Park. This area also provides cultural activities including the Lee Chapel and Museum and the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. For hiking, biking and walking, the Chessie Nature Trail is a must visit. For those looking for a lovely nature walk, head to Boxerwood Garden, a 15-acre arboretum with copious amounts of diversity and beauty at every turn. For a bit of fun downtown, head to Hull's Drive-In Movie Theatre and enjoy a classic date night out. If guests are desiring a quiet change of pace, with a bit of country flavor, there are many places to sit and romantic places to enjoy right on the retreat. Guests can bask in the beauty with a glass of their favorite wine or perhaps even sit by a cozy fire in the cool of the evening.