Waterfront Vacation Rentals     

                     near Washington DC
Lake House/  Lake of the Woods
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The Vacation Lake House is a luxurious vacation rental in Lake of the Woods near Fredericksburg Virginia (between Washington DC and Richmond), on a private lake with 24-hr gated security situated on a quiet cul-de-sac.


Featured house amenities include:
high speed/wireless internet access in all rooms
central air-conditioning and heat
new washer and dryer
phone with free domestic long distance phone calls 
pedal boat, canoe and sailboat are all included in the rental rate
No pets. No smoking. 

Best feature-  Large covered deck overlooking lake 



Living Area and Dining area
Panoramic water views. New hardwood floors and French doors opening to upper deck. Stereo wtih CD player.  




Charming Cottage Kitchen
Opens to dining and living area. Kitchen is fully equipped.  New stainless steel appliances (refrigerator has ice maker), filtered hot and cold water dispenser. Granite counter-top. Pots and pans, dishes, baking dishes, cookie trays, utensils, coffee maker, mixer and blender.  Spices, salt and sugar are provided.  Complimentary assortment of teas and coffee.

Family Room
A great room to hang out  by a wood burning fireplace with view of the dock and lake. 42" Flat Screen TV with cable and DVD player. Equipped with pool table/ ping pong table and mini bar with granite counter-top. New carpet and furniture.  Updated selection of magazines  and board games (Checkers, Chess, Backgammon, Monopoly, Scrabble, Twister, Lincoln Logs, wooden blocks for kids etc...) are provided for your enjoyment. 

Four Bedrooms (sleeps 10)
new mattresses, fine oganic linens.
Bed room 1- (master bed room) main level                    Bed room 2 - One Queen size bed                   
One king size bed (with attaching private bath)

Bed room 3 -main level one queen size bed                            Bathroom-lower level

Bed room 4
- lower level                                                      Bathroom- master bath
 One queen size bed and bunk beds (2 twin beds) in same room (great for a family)

Three Full Bathrooms and outdoor shower
Newly renovated with Italian tiles and granite counter-top.  Hair dryer provided. (Two baths with walk-in showers and one bath with tub and shower). Upper level has two baths.  Lower level has a full bath and  lower patio has outdoor shower.

Large upper level deck and  lower level patio
With spectacular water view furnished with new porch swing, patio furniture for lounging, reading and relaxing. Upper lounge has wrap around deck (covered and uncovered area) with gas grill.

                                        Upper deck with grill                                                                               

Private Dock in back yard of the house just a few steps from front door
81 feet of private water front with private dock with swim ladder.  The dock is located in the best swimming cove on the lake (no wake zone) with clean, clear and deep water.   Fishing, swimming and boating. Small sand beach in yard for kids. Floating rafts and chairs for lounging in the water, pedal boat, canoe and sail boat are available for guests use.  Hammock overlooking the lake and picnic table off of dock.

Dock with swim ladder, small sand beach, hammock, sailboat sun fish and canoe for guest use. 

     Pedal boat and canoe included in rate           View of dock from covered deck

Lower patio w/ outdoor shower         Clear water on beach                White swans at the lake house
Total finished sq feet 2,288

 A 5-10 min. walk to sand beach down the street (half mile away).   Use of canoe and sail boat at the house are included in the rental rate. Motor boats not available or allowed.  No outside boats allowed as per Lake of the Woods regulations. 

For rental rates for the lake house click

Lake House Resort Activities
The gated resort  provides the following activities including golfing, tennis, horseback riding and hiking to all guests within minutes from the house. All rates below are subject to change, please call to confirm. 

Private Golf Course -only accessible through Lake of the Woods members and guests
18 Hole PGA Rated Golf Course.

Golf Course M-F 7:30AM-7PM. Sat. Sun. and Holidays 7AM- 7PM 

Golf Club House serving food and beverages Sun- Wed. 7AM - 4PM Thurs- Sat. 7AM- 5PM
Daily Charges Green Fees approx.$30 (18 holes) $20 (9 holes). Cart rental approx. $20.00
Call for reservation and exact charges
Tee reservation (540) 972-2230
Other golf course outside Lake of the Woods are also available.

Beach on the Lake
There are several sand beaches on the Lake.  From the house you can take a 5-10 minute walk to Cornwallis Beach just half a mile down the street, or a short canoe trip across the cove to Harper's Ferry Beach. 

           Street from house to Cornwallis Beach           Sail Boat Beach by the clubhouse

Cornwallis Beach 5-10 min. walk from Lake house on the same street

The Clubhouse rivals any four star resort with spectacular views. Restaurant and Bar serving food and drinks overlooking the best view of the lake adjacent to beach and pool. Lunch Sat. and Sun. 11 AM- 4PM.  Dinner Wed. Thur. Sun 5-9 PM. Fri. - Sat 5- 10PM. Sunday Buffet Brunch is served every Sunday from 10AM - 1PM.  Call for reservation and information. 
Clubhouse (540) 972-2221

          Clubhouse with full service restaurant

Two Pool Access Guest Fee $2.00
Clubhouse  (540) 972 2232 
Sweetbriar  (540) 972 2231 

Horse Back Riding/ Equestrian Center
trail ride and pony ride may be scheduled 
Call for reservation and exact fee information.
(540) 972-2238

Entrance to National Forest walking and hiking trails are located near Equestrian Center.

Tennis courts are located within the gated community.  Guest Fee $5.00.

(540) 972-5858


Others: Basketball Courts, Baseball and Soccer fields and play grounds are also available.

For more information visit Lake of the Woods website at

24 Hour Security Gate and Patrols
Gate house/ Guest request   (540) 972-2210 
Security  (540) 972-2020 

Places of Interest
Civil War Sites and hiking trails just 5-10 min. away.
Historic down town Fredericksburg and Culpeper with fine dining restaurants approx. 20 min. away
Funland (rides and games) and go-kart racing 20 min. away in Fredericksburg.
Montpelier mansion- home and estate of James Madison "Father of the Constitution" and Montpelier Wine Festival  20-30 min. away.
Wineries- located just 20 min. away.
Paint ball, hunting and parachuting 40-60 min. away
Spectacular Lurray Caverns and Shenandoah National Park is over an hour drive away

Grocery store (Bloom), pharmacy (CVS) and restaurants are conveniently located just outside of the gated resort (a couple of miles from the house). Additional shops are located just 15 minutes away near Fredericksburg

Nail/Spa/Massage locations are also within minutes of the Lake House.

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