Family-Friendly Cabin Surrounded by Woodlands near Charlottesville, Virginia

Tyro, Virginia (United States)

Family-Friendly Cabin Surrounded by Woodlands near Charlottesville, Virginia

1 unit
6 guest capacity
Private Bathroom

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This family-friendly cabin near Charlottesville offers a living area with a leather couch, two comfortable wing chairs, and a side table with reading lamp. A satellite TV and DVD player is provided for guest entertainment. The home is heated with gas heat, and a small air conditioner is provided to keep the cabin comfortable at any time of the year. The kitchen has a full-size refrigerator, a double sink with running hot and cold water, and a microwave oven. There is also a four-burner stove and oven, and plenty of cabinet space for storing food. A dining table and chairs are provided where guests can sit together. Basic pots, pans and tableware are provided.

The main downstairs bedroom features a double bed, nightstand, a lamp, and a chest of drawers. Bed linens, blankets, and pillows are provided. Off of the bedroom, there is a private bathroom with a bathtub and shower combination. Guest towels are provided. The second downstairs bedroom features a queen-size bed, night stand, lamp, chest of drawers, and a wooden rocking chair for reading. There is also a door to the back yard and fire pit from this bedroom.

A third downstairs bedroom has been converted into a game and craft room. There is also a small table and chairs and a lamp for reading.

The loft in the cabin features a large play area for kids, and a third bedroom with twin beds, night stand and lamp, chest of drawers, and a wooden rocking chair for reading. There is a small bathroom with a toilet and small sink in the loft.

The porch offers gorgeous views of the mountains and guests can listen to the sound of the Tye River rushing over the rocks down below. There is a set of Adirondack wooden furniture and a porch swing for lazy summer afternoons. A barbecue grill and cooking utensils are provided for the ultimate summer cookout. Off the back bedroom is a stone fire pit for building campfires and a wooden picnic table for eating alfresco. The grounds are beautifully landscaped and maintained with indigenous fruit trees and flowering plants.

There is a one time cleaning fee of $30, and a pet fee of $25 per night.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Kitchen
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • Television
  • Linens and pillows
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Fire pit
  • BR/DVD player
  • Fan
  • Cooking basics
  • Bathtub
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Fireplace
  • Air conditioning
All cabins have electricity, heating and air conditioning, running water, and working bathrooms and kitchens. All cabins supply pots and pans, bed linens, shower linens, basic toiletries (shampoo, conditioner, and soap), DVD players, outdoor fire pits, and small charcoal grills for outdoor cooking.

The nearest supermarket is The Food Lion on US Highway 29 in Lovingston—a half hour drive from the property. There are some small convenience stores in the area, the closest being about four miles away in Montebello should guests require anything for their rental.

Guest Services

Chopped firewood is available for sale at the office for the campfires.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
  • Museums
This property is located midway between Charlottesville and Lynchburg, Virginia, and is just six miles off the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway. Crabtree Falls is just a short distance away and is the largest vertical drop waterfall east of the Mississippi River—over 1,500 feet! Surrounded by stunning mountains and vast forests, this property is ideal for nature lovers. Richmond is approximately a two-hour drive away, and Washington D.C. is three hours away, making this an ideal city escape.

Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport is an hour and 30 minute's drive from the property, and Richmond International is two hours and 15 minutes away by car.


General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wine tasting
  • Horseback riding
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports
  • Winter sports
  • Climbing
  • Whitewater rafting

This stunning area of Virginia offers a vast array of activities for all types of glamper. With the forest on the doorstep of the property, glampers can explore the various hiking trails suitable for all abilities. Why not try mountain biking to take in the views with a difference?

Hiking Crabtree Falls is also not to be missed. With various viewpoints and trails, this will provide glampers with ideal spots to practice their photography skills. Glampers can also kayak, canoe, white water raft, simply take it easy and fish around the various rivers and lakes.

Further afield, glampers can explore vineyards on horseback, before sampling some of the regions delicious wine. Shopping, spa treatments, and golfing are also popular activities. In the winter, head to Wintergreen Ski Resort for some skiing, snowboarding, and other winter sports.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy


You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.

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Additional Information

There is a 50% refund up until two weeks prior to reservation. Within the two weeks, no refund is available.

Please note, there is no cell phone reception on the mountain, and there are no phones in individual cabins. There is a phone available for use between the cabin "office" and the garage.

Guests can rent DVDs from the main office on the property, and guests should note that, in most cases, there is no satellite or cable hook-up for the televisions.

This property is non-smoking.

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