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Writer's Retreat

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Overview
Cabin -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Lexington, Virginia
The Writer's Retreat cabin is located on 250 acres of rolling farmland only 4 miles from downtown Lexington and it will delight you! It is larger than it looks, though the feeling you experience is that of a comfortable nook or nest. This is the place to 'recluse' from the fast pace of your life. With simplicity and charm - everything you need is provided. A very workable eat-in kitchen, bathroom with antique claw foot tub, Q bedroom, living room with leather sofa and chair and a signed art piece for a coffee table. Enjoy the morning sun coming through the bedroom window and the setting sun over the hay field from the kitchen and the front porch.The bedroom is nestled on the second floor loft area. The very comfortable queen sized bed (wool pillow top mattress and 4 pillows) provides a great night's rest from creative purs... Read more
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About the Owner
Antonia A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2013
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

Stayed for one week in this cozy cabin , I was happy with the accommodations . The air was fresh, the surroundings were beautiful , we were quite isolated from the world.

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AntoniaAlb, VR Owner at Writer's Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

We appreciate your review & are happy that you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you :)

Reviewed 22 August 2015

My husband and I were looking for a different way to celebrate our 35th anniversary. We need to find someplace within a reasonable driving distance from the D.C. area. I went on Tripadvisor and found this wonderful cabin. WE arrived after dark so the ride...More

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AntoniaAlb, VR Owner at Writer's Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2015

We are so happy you enjoyed our Writer's Retreat. It is one of my favorite cabins for getting away and been a haven for many artists and writers looking for inspiration over the years. We hope it inspired you as well. Best, Lesley Management Team

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Reviewed 4 June 2015

Comfy rustic cabin, but with some of the comforts of home, like air conditioning. The living room was comfortable, the kitchen well equipped. The front porch was nice for an evening sitting.

Thank JohnF159
AntoniaAlb, VR Owner at Writer's Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

Thank you for selecting our farm cabin for your special time away from home. We hope that you will find your way back when in need of some quiet relaxing time again.

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
South River Highlands Country Retreat has several styles of accommodations: log cabins, studios, guest suites. Some are child suitable, pet friendly, some are not. Please ask us...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 440 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Our 250 acre farm does not sit in the heart of downtown Lexington! The address you see listed is our business office in our Lexington home. We respect your privacy & safety therefore we do not give the exact address to your cabin until you pick up your information packet with driving instructions to the farm & your cabin. Follow it exactly & you will be putting your feet up in approximately 10 minutes :)

We are located on 250 acres of rolling farmland with gorgeous mountain views and many hikes and walks. The area is amazingly beautiful. From certain places on the farm both mountain ranges are visible, in some cases 360 degree views of both ranges are seen. There are lovely walks on the farm in addition to the 7 mile Chessie Trail just across the road. This trail runs along th...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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