Description from owner
Description from owner
1 Full bath
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Rainbow View Cabin
Warren County Conditional Use Permit 2012●10●01
Member: Shenandoah Lodging & Tourism Alliance
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Welcome to this charming cottage in the Blue Ridge Mountains with magnificent views overlooking the Shenandoah Valley!
Get away to an alternate reality of stress-free country living.
(And at an elevation of 1,738 feet it's always 10-15 degrees cooler than the city!)
Atop the Blue Ridge Mountains overlooking the magnificent Shenandoah Valley.
Only 60 miles from the DC Beltway. Above the little town of Linden, just 5 miles east of Front Royal, the northern gateway to Skyline Drive through Shenandoah National Park.
In the rural Mountain View Section of Shenandoah Farms subdivision, which was planned back in the '70′s as a vacation community, on a secluded arm of Blue Mountain, the eastern slope of which is the 4,000 acre G Richard Thompson Wildlife Management Area.
(FYI: The last mile of road is County-maintained gravel, however 4WD or AWD may be recommended/required in winter , and is suggested year round.)
One of the best views on aptly named High Top Rd!
Newly renovated featuring:
~ 2 bedrooms (1 queen & 1 double bed)
~ Fully equipped kitchen
~ Linens and towels furnished – all you bring is clothes and food
(& you pass a farmers' market on the way !)
~ Hot tub, charcoal & gas grills, and fire cauldron on spacious deck
~ Fireplace, HVAC, 42" HD LCD TV, DSL/wi-fi, DVD, CD, phone, washer/dryer, etc.
~ Access to 2 community lakes and Shenandoah River
~ Lot bordering 1200 acre wilderness
~ 2 miles to Appalachian Trail
~ Ample parking
(Just a few options to whet your appetite...)
• • • from the deck
• • • Appalachian Trail (2 mi.)
~ Canoeing / Tubing the Shenandoah River (10 mi.)
• • • Shenandoah Nat'l Park / Skyline Drive (9 mi.)
• • • Skyline Caverns (10 mi.)
• • • Civil War sites (all around)
° ° ° ° Belle Grove Plantation
° ° ° ° Cedar Creek Battlefield
° ° ° ° Belle Boyd Cottage
° ° ° ° Battle of Front Royal
~ Wine Tasting
• • • Fox Meadow Winery (“spittin' distance”)
• • • Linden Vineyards (8 mi.)
• • • several others within 30 minutes
~ Fine Dining
• • • The Inn at Little Washington
• • • Apt 2g / Element
• • • Griffin Tavern
• • • Joe's Steakhouse
• • • 5 courses in county
Deck is gated for pet convenience.
Fireplace is for ambiance only and is not an efficient heat source. Duraflame-type logs are provided and burning regular firewood in the fireplace is not allowed due to repeated occurrences of guests filling the cabin with smoke.
Outdoor fire cauldron on the deck is the only place burning regular firewood is allowed. Firewood is provided.
The hot tub will be checked daily and serviced as needed. We will try to do this while you are away, and if you're there we will try not to disturb you.
While we welcome motorcycles, most guests who have come with one have complained about the last mile of gravel road.
No special safety considerations have been implemented for small children.
More Property Details
Book this 2 bedroom log cabin in Linden today! A total of 4 people can sleep here comfortably.
Travelers are sharing their opinions on this property. It has an overall rating of 5/5 thanks to an average of 61 reviews.
Costs vary, with the average weekly rate as low as $1202, depending on travel dates.
The owner responds to 100% of inquiries and last updated the property’s calendar Jan 17, 2019.
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About the owner
About the owner
Chris & Steve P.
Chris & Steve P.
Tourist License: 2012-10-01
- Response rate:
- Calendar last updated:
- 17 Jan 2019
- Overall rating:
Languages spoken: English
- Check in time:16:00, Check out time:11:00
- If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Damage deposit: $50.00
- No smoking at this property
- Cancellation policy
Proximity to TripAdvisor's Top Linden,-virginia Attractions
- Air conditioning
- Central heating
- Clothes dryer
- Hair dryer
- Linen provided
- Towels provided
- Washing machine
Phone / Internet
- Internet access
- Wireless Internet
Pool / Spa
- Jacuzzi or hot tub
- Mountain Views
- CD player
- DVD player
- Satellite TV
- Video player
- Balcony or terrace
- Private garden
- Shared garden
- Smoking not allowed
- 1 Full bath
– based on 61 reviews
- Very Good
“A perfect stay, as always”
Another great getaway weekend to our favorite cabin in the woods. Chris and Steve are excellent hosts and think of everything which makes for a very relaxing stay. The cabin was spotless and equipped with every amenity we could need. We enjoyed sitting on the deck and watching the sunset over the mountains. We'll be back soon.
Response from the owner We are glad you had another great stay. We enjoy hosting your family and look forward to your next visit. It is great that you explore the area. You’ll have to try tubing/kayaking or canoeing the Shenandoah and also try the canopy zip lining. Thank you!
“Perfect as always”
Lovely anniversary weekend. Owners are amazing which makes the already well maintained and perfectly located property seem even better... Already checking my calendar for next trip!
Response from the owner We were glad to host you for another visit and are glad you had a great anniversary. We look forward to hosting you again soon. Thank you!
“This cabin is an equisite place to unwind and be with nature!”
All the comforts of home and then some while we celebrated our anniversary. Gorgeous sunsets,a full moon and lightning bugs at night. During the day, we explored Skyline Drive. The surrounding wineries were a delight. The views were beautiful. Birdwatching from the deck allowed us to observe the songbirds really close with the cabin's binoculars. We ate out a couple times at Thornton River Grille in Sperryville, but cooking in the well organized kitchen was a pleasure. Chris and Steve checked in with us via email a few times to ensure we were doing OK. That was very considerate! We requested country fresh eggs and were not disappointed. Wish we could buy eggs like those at home!
Response from the owner Thank you for being our guests. We really enjoyed hosting you and glad you had fun exploring as well as just hanging around the cabin and deck. The wildlife is fun to watch as you even just sit in the hot tub. Yes, we are very lucky to be able to secure the eggs from the neighbors. They are superior to store eggs and were probably gathered that morning. We look forward to hosting you again soon.
“Great all around”
Cozy little cabin with a great view from the deck, the hot tub, or the kitchen. Such a wonderful time
Response from the owner Thank you for being our guests. We enjoyed hosting you and thank you so much for leaving the cabin in such great condition. We hope to host you again soon.
Best cabin we have ever stayed in. Hospitality is amazing and so is the property. Thank you for a great vacation!!
Response from the owner And thank you for being our guests and leaving the cabin in good shape. We sure hope to host you again soon as all seasons are amazing here on the mountain.
Loved every minute at the cabin great view of the valley peaceful. It was a good ending to a hard year.
Response from the owner Glad you enjoyed the view and were able to unwind.
“Don't hesitate. Book now!”
The cabin was absolutely amazing. Spectacularly clean. Really added that touch of home. The view is so much better in person. Every little detail was taken into consideration. The work of Chris and Steve really showed in every aspect of the home. We had an amazing weekend just relaxing in the hot tub and sittting around the fireplace. Can't say enough how great the place was. Will definitely recommend to friends and family. Thank you again!!
Response from the owner Thank you for being our guests and your kind comments. Yes, at this time of year the fireplace is very cozy to sit by after a soak in the tub. We look forward to hosting you and friends soon.
“Awesome place to relax and unwind, with beautiful scenery everywhere!”
This cabin provided a perfect place for my husband and I to get away for some rest, relaxation, and awesome hiking in the Shenandoah National Park! We enjoyed beautiful views, lots of privacy, a very comfortable cabin fully equipped with all the necessary provisions, and a luxurious hot tub on the spacious deck. We especially appreciated the plethora of brochures and maps that were available to help us make the most of navigating through our daytime hikes in the park. This place is a gem; it is very welcoming with a great location and provides lots of amenities. We would definitely come back again.
Response from the owner Thank you for being our guests and for your comments. We try hard to think of everything to make our guests visits an enjoyable and positive experience. Yes, there is so much to do nearby you can't do it all in one visit. We hope to host you again soon.
“Absolutely Absolutely Amazing!!!”
I spent an amazing weekend at this beautiful cabin.. My husband and I planned to go to local wineries but the cabin was so perfect that we ended up just staying at the cabin enjoying the hot tub and enjoying the bottle of wine the owners left for us. We arrived late Friday night to a beautifully lit cabin.. The owners turned the lights on for us bc we were arriving late.. Chris and Steve were wonderful with communication and information I would recommend this cabin to everyone and I definitely plan on returning very very soon! Also I left my earrings there and they were gracious enough to offer to send them to me.. If there were 10 stars they would get that rating from me! Thanks again!
Response from the owner Thank you for being our guests and we are glad you enjoyed your stay at Rainbow View. We look forward to hosting you again soon and then you can visit some of our many local wineries.
I was happy to see the house so clean; we appreciate that! From New Mexico originally and was delighted to see the Southwestern décor. You are very accommodating and have thought of everything. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay celebrating our anniversary and will highly recommend your establishment to our family, friends and colleagues.