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Gorgeous Country Cottage On Scenic Monocacy River

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
2 nights minimum
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All the amenities of a fine hotel plus the spacious privacy you seek in a rental home! Just bring your food and clothes and we provide most everything else. Hand towels, bath towels, and wash cloths, shampoo/conditioner, soap, toilet paper, tissues, blow dryer, lighted make-up mirror provided. All bed linens provided. Cottage offers a fully functional kitchen with microwave, stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, coffee maker, and drink blender. Kitchen is fully equipped. Dish clothes, dish towels, dish soap, cleaning supplies, paper towels, paper plates, disposable cups, napkins, disposable cutlery provided. Coffee, powder creamer, coffee filters, salt & pepper provided. 42' Flat screen color TV in family room, 28' Flat screen color TV in master bedroom, and 28' color TV/DVD/VCR combo...All the amenities of a fine hotel plus the spacious privacy you seek in a rental home! Just bring your food and clothes and we provide most everything else. Hand towels, bath towels, and wash cloths, shampoo/conditioner, soap, toilet paper, tissues, blow dryer, lighted make-up mirror provided. All bed linens provided. Cottage offers a fully functional kitchen with microwave, stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, coffee maker, and drink blender. Kitchen is fully equipped. Dish clothes, dish towels, dish soap, cleaning supplies, paper towels, paper plates, disposable cups, napkins, disposable cutlery provided. Coffee, powder creamer, coffee filters, salt & pepper provided. 42' Flat screen color TV in family room, 28' Flat screen color TV in master bedroom, and 28' color TV/DVD/VCR combo in guest room. Working fire places in master bedroom and family room. Outdoor stone fire pit with fire wood provided. This lovely historic country cottage is nestled on the bank of the scenic Monocacy River on a 30-acre estate surrounded by mature forest. The cottage has all the charm of the past with all the modern amenities needed for comfort. Sit or dine on the beautiful pergola that overlooks the river and enjoy the peace and quiet that only Mother Nature can provide. Get back to nature with a peaceful canoe ride down the lazy Monocacy River in one of two canoes available with property rental. Relax inside the beautifully decorated cottage and catch up on your reading or watch a good movie. Both bedrooms have bedside views of the river and the master bedroom suite offers a crystal chandelier and fireplace for ambiance. Front porch and pergola offer seating and dining options to enjoy the beauty around you. Dine with a river view at our patio style table with umbrella that seats 6. Fire pit (wood provided) with camping chairs are a great way to unwind and enjoy the canopy of stars that govern our country nights. Our historic country cottage will charm you as it lulls you back to a simpler time in history! Direct access to the Monocacy River makes this cottage a fishing and canoeing enthusiasts dream! Do you love the mountains? Do you like to bike, hike and swim? The Catoctin Mountains are practically at our back door.Are you a Civil War history buff? Thousands of visitors each year come to the Gettysburg Battlefield to learn about our past and to remember those who gave their lives for this great country. The estates cottage is only 25 minutes away from the historic town of Gettysburg. Do you like winter sports? We are only 20 minutes from Ski Liberty where guests can enjoy skiing, snowboarding and cross country skiing. Love to golf? There are several golf courses within minutes of the estate.We are only 7 miles from the historic town of Emmitsburg, MD where the The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, the National Fire Training Academy, and Mount St. Mary's University are located. Beautiful and historic Frederick Maryland is an easy 30 minute drive from us and offers a host of entertainment and historic options.The estate is conveniently located 1 hour from Harrisburg and Baltimore, 1 1/2hours from Washington DC, 1 1/2 hours from Amish Country in Lancaster County, PA,and approximately 1 hour from Hershey Park. Our historic cottage is a perfect spot for a romantic couple get-away or a small family looking to enjoy all the fun activities the area has to offer!More
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Debbie N
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2015
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Reviews (3)
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Our group of four had a most pleasant three-day stay at the cottage. The house was comfortable, very clean and very charming. The host was very helpful and we would have extended our stay even longer but the bookings were full! The grounds, views and...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank Wm G
Debbie N, VR Owner at Gorgeous Country Cottage On Scenic Monocacy River, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

Thank you Bill! I am so glad you had a great stay. I wish I could have extended it for you, but look forward to a longer visit next time. ;)

Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

Perfect quiet escape for a blend of modern and rustic. Beautiful scenery, great fishing. Modern kitchen and amenities. Super clean. Probably the most comfortable bed I've ever slept in. Debbie gets all the details just right. This place is truly one of a kind

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank Chiefwaub2111
Debbie N, VR Owner at Gorgeous Country Cottage On Scenic Monocacy River, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2015

Thank you Rich and Natalie! It was a pleasure being a small part of your first year Anniversary. Hope this becomes a tradition! Blessings to you both and hope to see you again soon. Debbie

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Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

The historical house that overlooks the river is absolutely just what me and my family were looking for. The privacy and views are top notch. The house is absolutely beautiful and Debbie was just as nice and accommodating as could be. The convenience of Gettysburg...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank AmandaKH86
Management response:Responded 10 June 2015

Thank you! It was a pleasure to have you and your family. I hope you are able to visit again soon. Blessings!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Boat Available
Mountain Views
Fireplace
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby
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