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RIVERKEEPER INN, Waterfront Cottage on the Potomac

19 reviews
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
Cozy, quiet Potomac River location. Come and play on the river. Kayak, canoe, swim, water ski, tube, float, paddle board, or fish The sleeping quarters is a newly renovated detached garage converted into 2 level guest house. Located near Historic Harper's Ferry. This lovely waterfront bungalow has wonderful views any season, any time of day. Enjoy an evening cocktail and watch the sun go down over the Blue Ridge Mountains then view the stars from your private waterfront deck. Have your morning coffee on the secluded back deck where you may spot a grazing deer. Laze on the hammock and picnic in the shaded back yard. Fish for largemouth bass or enjoy a good book on your dock. Use the boat ramp to launch your boat or jet-ski. Go for a hike, bike ride, or horseback ride on the C&O Canal tow ...Cozy, quiet Potomac River location. Come and play on the river. Kayak, canoe, swim, water ski, tube, float, paddle board, or fish The sleeping quarters is a newly renovated detached garage converted into 2 level guest house. Located near Historic Harper's Ferry. This lovely waterfront bungalow has wonderful views any season, any time of day. Enjoy an evening cocktail and watch the sun go down over the Blue Ridge Mountains then view the stars from your private waterfront deck. Have your morning coffee on the secluded back deck where you may spot a grazing deer. Laze on the hammock and picnic in the shaded back yard. Fish for largemouth bass or enjoy a good book on your dock. Use the boat ramp to launch your boat or jet-ski. Go for a hike, bike ride, or horseback ride on the C&O Canal tow path located directly across the river. Relax in the natural water 'spa' amongst the rocks. Shop in quaint nearby Shepherdstown where you'll find coffee shops and excellent dining. Watch thoroughbred horse racing or play the slots at Charlestown Races and Casino. Visit museums, explore history, or enjoy local festivals and farmers markets. Play volleyball or soccer on the large grassy field. Be whitewater rafting or enjoy the zipline nearby. Sip wine at numerous local vineyards. See for yourself and experience the fun of Wild and Wonderful West Virginia. This Place is Awesome! Centrally located near Historic Winchester, Frederick, Hagerstown, Berkley Springs, and Martinsburg. Each about a 25 minute drive.More
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About the Owner
William W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
Interaction with guests
Owners live on property and will usually check guests in and show you around.
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

I can't give more than 3 stars. We arrived about 7 pm after a long day's drive on icy roads with about 6 inches of snow on the ground to find that the owner had assumed we were not coming (as requested, we had tried...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Sandra0598
Reviewed October 19, 2018

This place - both location and little house - was perfect. My husband and I stayed for a long weekend to celebrate our 10th anniversary. As other reviewers said, it was immaculate. Comfortable furniture, nicely decorated, the kitchen had everything we needed plus a cappuccino...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Megan S
Wanderer653735, VR Owner at RIVERKEEPER INN, Waterfront Cottage on the Potomac, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Wow that was truly wonderful, thanks for the kind words. You guys are awesome.

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Reviewed August 21, 2018

We had a wonderful time here! It was so quiet and peaceful and had almost everything we could ever need. The river was beautiful and we loved grilling by the water. We were close to everything we wanted to do in Harpers Ferry and Charles...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Nadine Louise H
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: April 2018
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

All the reviews are too far from our experience in March, 2018 when my husband and I went there for our 25th anniversary. Very small kitchen with no stove, broken refrigerator, smaller shower than RV, small livingroom, cheap and dirty dishes, pot and a pan....More

Date of stay: March 2018
10  Thank sunnidays1
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Water Views
Dryer
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Iron
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Microwave
Balcony
Boat Available
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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KITCHEN INFORMATION - NO OVEN -Toaster oven only. It does NOT have a full size range with oven. NO DISHWASHER Designated private deck with swing on the waterfront lot. Also a large deck with screened in gazebo 'may' be available. 2 Gas grills are available and 2 Weber grills, 1/1 on waterfront lot and 1/1 near cottage in rear tandem kayak canoe flat bottom 2 person PDF's provided Fire Pits outside, 1 in front waterfront lot and 1 in rear near cottage. Washer and Dryer YES stackable, we provide laundry detergent and bleach. Regular Coffee Pot and a Cappuccino machine is available FREE WI-FI PLEASE NOTE - SPIRAL STAIRCASE Connecting first floor to second floor, can access 2nd floor also by using outside steps.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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