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Amazing Mountain Views! Perfect for Couples & Families! Mid-Week Specials!

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The Black Bear Lodge, built 2013!
AMAZING views!
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
1 night minimum
Cabin Holiday Rental
** Following all CDC Covid guidelines including self check-in, UV wanding/disinfecting, ventilating, and more. See Rental Agreement for full description of cleaning and flexible Covid canx policies. THE BLACK BEAR LODGE, offered by Luray Mountain Cabins, is perfect for couples or small groups or families who want luxury and STUNNING MOUNTAIN VIEWS! PLEASE NOTE: max 6 guests w/max of 4 adults Facing Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive, this newly constructed, custom-built cabin offers breathtaking, direct mountain-facing views. You will feel away from it all, yet you will be close to so much: Shenandoah National Park & Skyline Drive, quaint downtown Luray w/Luray Caverns, unique shops, markets, restaurants & theatre, wineries/breweries, historic sites, fun on the Shenandoah Rive...** Following all CDC Covid guidelines including self check-in, UV wanding/disinfecting, ventilating, and more. See Rental Agreement for full description of cleaning and flexible Covid canx policies. THE BLACK BEAR LODGE, offered by Luray Mountain Cabins, is perfect for couples or small groups or families who want luxury and STUNNING MOUNTAIN VIEWS! PLEASE NOTE: max 6 guests w/max of 4 adults Facing Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive, this newly constructed, custom-built cabin offers breathtaking, direct mountain-facing views. You will feel away from it all, yet you will be close to so much: Shenandoah National Park & Skyline Drive, quaint downtown Luray w/Luray Caverns, unique shops, markets, restaurants & theatre, wineries/breweries, historic sites, fun on the Shenandoah River, horseback riding, ATV rentals, and winter fun on the slopes of Massanutten Resort. The Black Bear Lodge offers luxury and countless amenities. Outdoors you can soak in the private hot tub under the night skies, relax around the stone fire pit, grill on the Weber propane grill, or just sip your coffee on the porches or on the lower level patio. Indoors, the Black Bear Lodge offers two levels of space, plenty of space for everyone while retaining its romantic and luxurious personality. This meticulously maintained home offers beautiful all-pine interior construction, a gourmet kitchen with custom crafted dining table, a cozy upstairs living room features a natural stone fireplace and offers flat screen tv equipped w/Roku and a WiFi-enabled BluRay player, a super cozy lower level family room w/flat screen tv w/Roku and WiFi-enabled Blu Ray player, 3 bedrooms fitted with super cozy Egyptian cotton linens, 3 full baths, high speed WiFi & even games, books & puzzles to enjoy. Guests need to only bring their clothes, toiletries & groceries as the owners have thought of everything else for you! Come relax and enjoy the mountains! FEATURES OF THE BLACK BEAR LODGE: • Stunning 180-degree views of Shenandoah National Park & Skyline Drive • Newly constructed in 2013 • 3 bedrooms (2 queen & 2 twin total), all fitted w/Egyptian Cotton linens • 3 full bathrooms including an oversized tub in master bathroom • Hot tub, under the cover of the porch with direct star-gazing views! • High speed WiFi • Outdoor fire pit (under the stars!) • Weber Gas Grill (outdoor) • Fully equipped kitchen w/stainless appliances, refrigerator, stove, oven, dishwasher & microwave, coffee maker, toaster, dishes, cooking, baking & cleaning supplies, linens, and a variety of pantry items & spices • Great Room on upper level w/natural stone gas fireplace & large flat screen tv w/Roku and WiFi-enabled BluRay player • Family Room/game table on lower level, lower level tv also a flat screen tv w/Roku and WiFi-enabled BluRay player • Fully covered and furnished front deck, side deck & lower level patio To make our guests more comfortable, please know that a security system has been installed. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
This property is intended for responsible guests only. Located in a serene, mountainous setting, so loud music/large groups/parties not permitted. Max 4 adults in non-family groups. Rental rules also state no pets and guest minimum age of 26, but these are case-by-case.
Bathrooms
3 Full baths
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About the Owner
Lisa F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2013
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Decided to vacation here instead of our usual yearly beach trip. This was a great change of pace. The cabin was beautiful and relaxing. Gorgeous interior and comfy beds. We loved it!

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank tiggersuze
Management response:Responded August 10, 2017

Thank you for your review and for choosing us for your getaway. We will look forward to having you again soon!

Reviewed July 17, 2017

I would have given this property an excellent review for many reasons - wonderful view, quiet location, easy access to Luray attractions, immaculate condition, well stocked kitchen, extremely clean, etc. However, I am writing a negative review because of the owners. I stayed at this...More

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank Tim S
Management response:Responded August 1, 2017

The good news for us is that this is the first security deposit that we have had to retain after a guest’s stay. The bad news is that the guest left the home in very poor condition, with our primary concern being the fairly extensive...More

Reviewed June 10, 2017

Couldn't have asked for anything more! Place was immaculate. Nearby diner was excellent. Owner was wonderful!! Hot tub was great! Absolutely loved the place!!!

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank baoswald
Management response:Responded June 10, 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review and for choosing us! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed October 22, 2016

The lodge is lovely and extremely comfortable. We were three couples and each had plenty of space and privacy. We used it as a base to explore the surrounding area.and each day it was like coming home. The amenities were great and the weather was...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank Extraordinary599336
Management response:Responded October 24, 2016

Thank you for the wonderful review and please come visit again soon!

Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

This is the best villa or cabin I've stayed in all over USA and Europe. We'll run. Clean well thought out in a great location with a view of the mountains to die for. Excellent

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank starsOxfordshire
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Reviewed August 7, 2016

Beautiful house with beautiful mountain views. Perfect location for Shenandoah National Park and Luray Caverns. Only downfall was the steep unpaved driveway but we managed.

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank kathy5632016
Management response:Responded August 13, 2017

We're happy to report that the driveway has been paved! It was gravel which never caused any issues, but the paved surface is so much nicer!

Reviewed July 13, 2016

We loved the Black Bear Lodge. There was lots of space in the 2 living areas, and plenty of room to sleep. The cabin included 2 foldaway beds to accommodate a third child in the twin bed room downstairs, which meant the grownups all had...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank KatieB1693
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Stayed for five nights in April and this is a great place! It's got a ton of space inside; we managed to get our baby to sleep downstairs while the rest of my family was upstairs and it worked out well for everyone. There is...More

Date of stay: April 2016
1  Thank 15mattj
Reviewed May 22, 2016

Our son graduated from JMU and we were lucky enough to find this beautiful mountain cabin to spend a few days and celebrate his accomplishments. Everything was perfect when we arrived. The house was immaculate and certainly ready for our arrival. We thoroughly enjoyed being...More

Date of stay: May 2016
2  Thank terrig457
Reviewed April 13, 2016

Everything you could want and more~ Spectacular views-fully stocked with all your needs-roomy, yet cozy-clean and well maintained-this is the cabin to be in with family and friends!!! Lisa, the owner, makes sure you are fully pampered!!!

Date of stay: April 2016
2  Thank 1celtic55
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Porch
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The Black Bear Lodge is located in the Shenandoah Valley of VA, minutes from downtown Luray, VA. This rural, mountainous area is a scenic escape surrounded by Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains (Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive), yet easy to get to from major highways. Distances: I-81: less than 10 miles I-66: less than 25 miles Washington, DC: 92 miles Baltimore, MD: 130 miles Richmond, VA: 123 miles Virginia Beach, VA: 222 miles
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