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Night life featuring the gas fire pit/cauldron Looking west from the driveway
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"Hobbit's Retreat" Earth Living at its BEST

Randy ~~ Linda User Profile
Randy ~~ Linda

"Hobbit's Retreat" Earth Living at its BEST

10 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
3.5 baths
10 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
3.5 baths
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean16 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location90% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

If Bilbo Baggins had the time to go on vacation outside "Middle Earth" his first choice would be........Hobbit's Retreat!
Have you ever dreamed of owning and or building an earth sheltered home or wondered what it would be like to spend some time in one? Now is your chance!

Need less space!
Hobbit’s Dream "All the Comforts of Home"


Air Conditioning
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Common spaces
2 single beds, 2 sofas, 2 air mattresses

House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 8PM and check out out by 11AM


74 Reviews

Jennifer User Profile
November 2018
The home is very clean, easily accessible, and inviting. The owners are very hospitable and quick to respond to questions. They made us feel welcomed and at home.
Randy ~~ Linda User Profile
Response from Randy ~~ Linda:
Thank you so very much for this wonderful review. As you have witnessed we take great pride in our hosting and do our best to provide accommodations that are second to none. We feel you said it all in your private feedback: Quoting: “We all just wanted to say thank you again. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and Thanksgiving at your place. You have a wonderful home. It was extremely comfortable, clean, and provided us with a feeling of home away from home. We made some great memories and enjoyed every moment. Thank you! Unquote: Please visit again as you are always welcome! Randy and Linda
November 2018
Jeff User Profile
November 2018
5-Stars for sure. What a nice treasure hidden off the beaten path yet very close to everything we needed. In Lexington, VA for a weekend of horse shows at the Lexington Horse Park. It was a quick 8 mile drive from the horse center tho Hobbit's retreat. Even better was it was …
Catherine User Profile
November 2018
I have to say this was a 5 star experience all around. We absolutely loved the property it was so clean and so unique in addition to being in a perfect location. About a 20 min drive into Lexington as well as to Natural Bridge, VA where we enjoyed visiting the state park and th…
Randy ~~ Linda User Profile
Response from Randy ~~ Linda:
Catherine..Thank you so very much for this inspiring review! As you have witnessed we take great pride in our hosting and we do our absolute best to insure our guest have a memorable visit. As mentioned our home is quite unique and feel our guest become quickly accumulated and more comfortable when we greet them. Kindest Regards and please visit again!
November 2018
Yifang User Profile
October 2018
it is a pretty good place to stay. The house is really fantastic. Randy and Linda are really kind and helpful.
Laura User Profile
October 2018
Linda and Randy's home is truly a special place and the hosts are extremely warm and welcoming. Our children didn't want to leave! Our favorite aspect was the front porch with its comfortable seating, gorgeous vine covering and serene view of the woods. Parents of toddlers, you'l…
Ash User Profile
July 2018
An outstanding home coupled with incredibly gracious hosts. My family stayed at the Hobbits Retreat for 3 nights and 3 days, and were warmly greeted by homeowners Randy and Linda. The accommodation is spacious with modern amenities, providing ample room to entertain our large(ish…
Randy ~~ Linda User Profile
Response from Randy ~~ Linda:
Ash........Thank you so very much for the wonderful review! It was such a pleasure to meet you and your family as we thoroughly enjoy spending time with our guest if they are so inclined. Please visit again!! Kindest Regards, Randy and Linda
July 2018
Tracy User Profile
September 2018
My family and I loved our 3 days at Randy and Linda’s home. We were there for W&L Parents’ Weekend. It was such a beautiful country setting yet close enough to Lexington to make it easy to get back and forth for all of the activities. The house was spotless, the beds were comfy, …

Hosted by Randy ~~ Linda

Fairfield, Virginia, United StatesJoined in September 2016
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212 Reviews
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