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Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River

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Lovely log cabin in the woods near the river
Full-size hot tub
Lovely grassy riverbank
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
2 nights minimum
Cabin Holiday Rental
This log-style cabin has it all. Whether you just need to get away and relax or to celebrate a romantic weekend, Bear Timbers is for you! A walk down a gravel path leads you to your private riverbank supplied with canoes and fire pit. All pots, pans, utensils, are provided along with coffee maker and toaster. The beauty of nature surrounds you while sitting in the the hot tub, reading a book on the screened in porch, fishing, canoeing, or relaxing by a fire. This is a very clean, modern cabin with rustic touches to make you feel at home. We have recently added new top-quality mattresses for your comfort. All linens and towels are provided for maximum sleeping capacity. * 1 King Bed, 1 Sofa Bed, 1 Queen/Twin Pyramid Bunk Bed (sleeps up to 7) * Pack-and-play crib * Deck/screened-i...This log-style cabin has it all. Whether you just need to get away and relax or to celebrate a romantic weekend, Bear Timbers is for you! A walk down a gravel path leads you to your private riverbank supplied with canoes and fire pit. All pots, pans, utensils, are provided along with coffee maker and toaster. The beauty of nature surrounds you while sitting in the the hot tub, reading a book on the screened in porch, fishing, canoeing, or relaxing by a fire. This is a very clean, modern cabin with rustic touches to make you feel at home. We have recently added new top-quality mattresses for your comfort. All linens and towels are provided for maximum sleeping capacity. * 1 King Bed, 1 Sofa Bed, 1 Queen/Twin Pyramid Bunk Bed (sleeps up to 7) * Pack-and-play crib * Deck/screened-in porch * Hot Tub * 2 Canoes, paddles, lifejackets * Gas Grill and tools * Indoor gas fireplace * Fully equipped kitchen * Dishwasher/microwave * Free Wi-Fi * Streaming TV- Netflix * DVD Movie Library * Central air/heat * Washer/dryer * Fire pit/picnic area Please note: YOU CANNOT SEE THE RIVER FROM THE HOUSE. Due to the flood plain in the area, all houses along this side of the river are built back from the river's edge. There is a large yard in between the house and river and you cannot see the water from where the house is. We leave the canoes down by the river's edge so that you don't have to carry them back and forth. The base rate includes 4 people. Additional guests are extra, please read the itemized charges carefully. Thank you! Check-in 3:00 PM Check-out 11:00 AM Pet Fee: $50 per dog ( max 2 dogs) Please take your trash with you. There are maps and signs in the cabin telling you where to go to do that! ( we dont have a scheduled trash service ) The house manager can take them for a tip $5 per bag. We are convenient to: Shenandoah River, Luray Caverns, Skyline drive, Skyline Caverns, George Washington National Forest, Shenandoah National Park, Bass Fishing, Trout Fishing, Wildlife Observation, Antiquing, Summer Swimming, Horseback Riding, Sightseeing, 18 Hole Golf Course, Hunting, Canoeing and Tubing.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
All guests must fill out POC form and sign own renter agreement after booking. We can provide a copy prior to booking if requested. Event fees (wedding, etc) and pet fees are not included and must be paid separately. Pets must be approved according to type and number.
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
About the Manager
Shenandoah Rentals
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:70%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2010
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had an amazing stay at Bear Timbers. Truly a place where the photos can't do it justice. I grew up in this area but was still amazed by the peaceful location- I was lucky enough to have really clear nights for star gazing in...More

Date of stay: September 2021
Thank G8779JPjenniferk
Reviewed 15 July 2021

We loved our stay at Bear Timbers. The only bad part is that we only stayed two days! The cottage has great amenities and is very well stocked. We loved the screened in porch with the ceiling fan. It was great for sitting and reading,...More

Date of stay: July 2021
Thank astra10
Reviewed 17 June 2021

This is a cute cabin, very well appointed and very clean. There is a short path that leads to the river. What sets this cabin apart is all the great amenities: a hot tub, a fire pit, inner tubes, life jackets, and canoes. We made...More

Date of stay: June 2021
Thank VA_traveler17
Reviewed 7 April 2021

Very nicely done,, it is clear the owner wants you to relax and have a nice time. The fire pit is a homerun!!! About 20-30 minutes to Shenandoah National Park (very inexpensive, $30 for the week to get a pass) and amazing hiking, Def drive...More

Date of stay: April 2021
Thank turnupthevapor
Travel38785100519, VR Owner at Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2021

Thank you for visiting! Great tips for future guests. Come back anytime. -Shenrent

Reviewed 26 March 2021 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to this location. Here are what is good -well stocked with everything you may need ( first aid kit, zip lock bags, etc - nice interior design and the pictures on the site does not do it justice. My kids...More

Date of stay: March 2021
Thank sheilahV2646WK
Travel38785100519, VR Owner at Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2021

Thank you for your review! I do try and send links for hikes and activities. From there the guest can google where they want to go during their stay and see how far it is from the cabin. I will inform the owner of the...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2021

We stayed here for a long weekend. It was beautiful, walking to the river with the dogs was very accessible and the dogs loved it. Everything you need for cooking and grilling we needed was there. The firepit in the front was lovely. I gave...More

Date of stay: January 2021
Thank Flyer61434802261
Travel38785100519, VR Owner at Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2021

Thank you for the review. I do send out a link with the map view for guests to see where the cabin sits. I do understand that guests want no neighbors. Most of the cabins are not owner occupied so you still maybe alone in...More

Reviewed 27 December 2020

We stayed at Bear Timbers recently for a weekend and it was a wonderful experience. It was the perfect location to celebrate both an early Christmas as well as a college graduation during our stay. It was important to us to have reliable internet to...More

Date of stay: December 2020
Thank raglandjl
Travel38785100519, VR Owner at Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2021

Thank you for visiting Bear Timbers! Come back anytime. -Shenrent

Reviewed 1 December 2020 via mobile

This cabin was a perfect get away. Enough out of the way but easy to go to front royal or Luray. Hot tub was great and we spent every night in it. Everything was clean, organized and easy to find. The walk to the river...More

Date of stay: November 2020
Thank Jhoward1986
Travel38785100519, VR Owner at Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2021

Thank you for visiting Bear Timbers! So sorry about the propane tank. Communication is key. Thank you for contacting us. We are here to remedy any issues that we can. Have a great New Years! -Shenrent

Reviewed 16 September 2020 via mobile

We booked this cabin for a long weekend with our toddler. It was easy to find, very well signed from the road. Trees line the front for privacy, where the larger fire pit is. The cabin itself is a great size for a small family,...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank mcp49
Reviewed 12 August 2020

We had an amazing time at the Bear Timbers cabin, the whole place gave an amazing atmosphere and we were provided with practically everything that you would need for such a trip. Would definitely recommend this location.

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Maherr1995
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
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Refrigerator
Internet Access
Hot Tub
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Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Patio
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
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TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
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Frequently Asked Questions about Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River

Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River is able to accommodate up to 7 guests. See all property details.

Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Bear Timbers log cabin on the Shenandoah River has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

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