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Grassy Creek Cabooses #042

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interior
Turkeys in the driveway
Nice pink sunset
042 in the snow
Mining cars out of the old Austinville lead mines, mines were opened in 1756 by Col. John Chiswell
Baby deer & turkey looking at each other beside house
Bright yellow sunset
Looked like 2 giant aliens in the clouds
An ominous looking cloud behind cabooses
Nice contrasting hue sunset
Morning low lying fog
Full moon rising over snow behind cabooses
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Cabin -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Fancy Gap, Virginia
Come spend some time in a real, completely refurbished railroad caboose (with all the modern amenities) just off the Blue Ridge Parkway at Orchard Gap, approximate mile 193.5. Probably the most unique lodging along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Grassy Creek Cabooses are cabooses renovated into cabins for lodging/rental in the Blue Ridge mountains near Fancy Gap Virginia with private bath, kitchenette, 2 person Jacuzzi's, 32” flat screen satellite TV (w/over 145 channels), heat and air in each unit. We are convenient to I-77 near the NC/VA state line or highways 52 & 58. We're family owned and operated (live on site). Please tell your friends, family and coworkers about us.
Relive a bygone era when train travel was fun and elegant. Come relax in a real caboose built by Nickel Plate Road or Norfolk Western and reminisce about the simp...
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Listing #FKN2377788
About the Owner
Donald Y
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 21 August 2015

We were looking for something fun to do without having to travel to far from home. We remembered hearing about the Red Caboose's off the Parkway, so we decided to take a chance and spend the night. WE LOVED IT!!! We will definitley go back....More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 24 July 2014

We were riding the Blue Ridge Parkway on our motorcycle and this was our first night's accommodations. This was our most memorable night on the parkway. Sitting on the deck in front of the caboose watching the sun set is etched in our memories. This...More

5  Thank JMP386
Management response:Responded 24 July 2014

Thanks for your review. We're glad you all enjoyed your stay. We sometimes forget how peaceful it is up here ourselves until we have to travel down into a big city.

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 King
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 1 night
$143
US$99
$143
US$99
$1,004
US$693
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About the neighbourhood
Located in a high mountain meadow setting around 2700+ feet in elevation. Nice open, rural landscape with great views and sunsets. Near Mount Airy NC & Hillsville, VA just off the Blue RIdge Parkway. A listing of some things within 30 minutes of us. -

Dining:
Lakeview Restaurant ($),
Rap’s Bar & Grill ($),
Hillsville Diner ($),
Hungry Farmer ($),
Chateau Morrisette ($$$),
Olde Mill (Maples Restaurant) ($$$),
Galax Smokehouse ($$),
Numerous other restaurants in Hillsville
and Mount Airy -

Orchards:
Levering’s Orchard (cherries, peaches, apples),
Ayer’s Orchard (cherries, peaches, apples) -

Wineries/Breweries:
Chateau Morrisette,
Blacksnake Meadery,
Foggy Ridge Cider,
Old North State Winery & Brewery,
Shelton Vineyards,
Stanburn Winery,
Villa...
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Car recommended
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