Bluebird Hill is a beautifully decorated cabin (home) with 3 bedrooms & 3 ½ baths located in the Shenandoah Valley of Front Royal, VA. Our custom built cabin sits quietly at the end of a cul de sac, on 3 acres, with gorgeous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains along Skyline Drive as well as the Massanutten Mountains. The Shenandoah River can be seen in the Fall and Winter, but look for glimpses between the leaves in Spring and Summer too.
It may seem like a world away, but our cabin is really very close to everything. 20-30 minutes from Skyline drive, wineries, caverns, hiking, biking, antiquing, history, festivals and so much more.
No traffic noise, no street lights. Come to relax and explore with family, friends and nature.
The cabin has 2 mater suites with KING beds. The large master on the main level boasts a walk in closet and a bathroom with double sinks and a tub. Walk out to the deck to enjoy your own private sitting area. The other loft master bedroom, although smaller (cozy) in size, is located on the 2nd level. It has a regular set of stairs and is fully enclosed. It has a stand up shower. Incredible mountain and river views any time of year from this altitude.
Additional ½ bath on the main level.
Great room has 2 reclining chairs, 2 sofas and a reading chair. Dining table seats 8.
Bedroom - 2 bunk beds- twin over full and a full bath with a stand up shower.
Sleep sofa sits nestled in front of the gas fireplace & flat screen TV.
Custom bar has mini fridge for extra food and/ or beer.
A ping pong table is ready for your friendly tournament. There is an air hockey table, but note that there are a couple of dead air spots.
Wood swing on patio.
Card table with 4 chairs.
Cabin comes fully stocked with dishes, bake ware, glasses, pots & pans & small appliances. We will provide paper products, kitchen condiments and dish washing soap. Full size washer and dryer. Linens and towels are provided to make this an easy getaway.
Complete with 4 flat screen TVs, one in the great room area, 1 in the family room in the basement and 1 in each of the master suites. High speed internet, WiFi, Xfinity with 220 + channels. Landline with unlimited long distance calls in the US.
Enjoy the natural beauty of the area relaxing on our spacious deck overlooking the mountains. Seating for 8 at 2 tables. Gas grill is ready. Smaller screened in deck area has seating for 2-4.
We are stocked with games, puzzles and books for all ages. Wii and DVD player is located near the downstairs tv.
THE DRIVE: Note- the one mile dirt road to get to our cabin is not state owned. It’s not steep, but it is full of pot holes. Slow and steady will get you to the cabin. You do not need a truck or 4 wheel drive HOWEVER- months where snow is in the forecast will require 4 wheel drive, as we do not know when or if someone will plow. Parking is unlimited.
SECURITY: Full disclosure. Security cameras are located in the exterior front and back of the home to check weather conditions, wild animals, and to protect the house when it’s vacant. It is also used to verify the number of people and pets. No cameras are located inside the home.
PETS: Well behaved dogs older than 1 are welcome. We limit the number to 2 to cut down on the wear and tear to our home. $50 flat fee per pet.
NOTE: $100 per pet charge if you neglect to inform us that you are bringing a dog.
We have spent quite a bit of time making sure our cabin has everything you will need to make your stay comfortable.
We have been inviting friends & family to enjoy our cabin since 2012. We now extend the invitation to you.
SO MUCH TO DO:
Canoe/ Kayak/ Raft - Front Royal is the canoe capital of the world, you know. Rent or bring your own.
Skyline Drive- Hiking and biking is great, but you can also just DRIVE. Lots of places to stop and picnic.
Stargaze- The night sky comes alive at our cabin in the woods.
Sit and Stare- The Mountain View is ever changing with the weather and seasons. It is always a good time to sit on the deck. We are not water front, but we have a great view of the Shenandoah in late fall and winter. You can hear the water flowing from the cabin.
Fire pit- Nothing like a good Kumbaya at the end of a perfect day.
Wine- We can suggest a number of excellent wineries within 30-40 minutes of the cabin.
Beer- Not as plentiful, but there are a few breweries in the area and more are popping up yearly. Brew & Blues Festival. 9/22/18 downtown Front Royal
Hike / Bike- Skyline drive, Shenandoah State Park and Guest State Park are short drives away.
Dinosaurs- Dinosaur Land. A silly must see for the young dino fan.
History- If you are a history buff you will know just what to do. Otherwise check the pamphlets in the cabin for nearby sites.
Golf- If interested, we can tell you about our favorite courses. $-$$$.
Bird watching- We will resume leaving bird seed for the feeder when the bears go into hibernation. You should be able to get a glimpse of a woodpecker or 2 and lot of other native birds. There are also marked bird watching trails close by.
Caverns- Skyline cavern is super close. Luray caverns is approximately 30-40 minutes.
Absolutely Nothing- You can do everything or nothing at all. Your vacation, your choice.
Dine- A number of worthy locations. Front Royal: Element, Blue Wing Frog, PaveMint Taphouse, Yama Fuji, Soul Mountain, Jules’s Caribbean BBQ & Thunwa Thai to name a few. Strasburg: Christina’s Café, Owen Street Diner, Po’ Greens, Nana’s Irish Pub & Historical Bakery & Café.
We have tons of pamphlets available for you to look through to give you an idea of other things to do in the area. If you let us know your interests, we can help you plan your perfect get away.Get the full listing »