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Slate River Getaway

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Slate River Getaway

6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Our place is close to Scottsville, the James River, and Yogaville. You’ll love it's peacefulness, beautiful forest, and access to the Slate River. It is good for couples, solo adventurers, artists, yogis, hunters, families, groups, and furry friends (pets). Trails run through the property for wandering. Enjoy the stars, wildlife, or paddle up or down the Slate (4-5 miles to the James River at New Canton)


Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 air mattress
Bedroom 3
1 air mattress
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 12PM (noon)


39 Reviews

Taylor User Profile
December 2018
If you love to live on your own accord and want to enjoy a little quiet quality time with those you cherish around you then Amber and Dan’s place is perfect for you! The space is nice and secluded from most people and places and gives you time to enjoy the little, finer things in…
Brittney User Profile
November 2018
We had a great time at Amber’s place! She was quick with communication. The place was described and pictured accurately. There were all kinds of neat personalized touches that were so thoughtful! We were looking to get away while surrounded by nature and this place fit the bill. …
Amberlyn User Profile
November 2018
Amber' s place was perfect for my husband and a few friends. The descriptions of the home were spot on and the outdoor space was great.
Jenny User Profile
October 2018
This is a beautiful home with plenty of property to enjoy. We took a couples trip up here from Florida and had a wonderful time fishing, exploring and just relaxing. Very private. Host also included list of places nearby. We visited a coffee shop in a small town a few minutes awa…
Amber User Profile
Response from Amber:
Thanks Jenny! Glad y’all enjoyed your stay!
October 2018
Liam User Profile
September 2018
If you’re looking for a great view and atmosphere away from the city life, this place is where to go! we saw plenty of wildlife in this cozy, humble location. I’m not used to the lack of service i received but looking back on it, i had a great time! the master bedroom has the mos…
Amber User Profile
Response from Amber:
Glad you enjoyed your stay! Sorry for the lack of cell phone service out there. Buckingham County is definitely a place to get away from it all! Hope the WiFi and landline helped fill any communication and entertainment needs.
September 2018
Mohan User Profile
September 2018
Tranquil setting amongst Tall Trees Amber and Dan’s cabin is nestled amongst tall trees and peacefully quiet away from hustle and bustle. Amber is responsive and helpful with information and local tips This was an end of summer time trip for my 7 year old son before school resume…
Amber User Profile
Response from Amber:
Thanks for such a thoughtful and kind review! I’m so glad that you enjoyed your stay and also found the beauty we see in those woods.
September 2018
Andrew User Profile
August 2018
This cabin by the Slate River was an incredible value. Our family spent ten wonderful days on our summer vacation here. We toasted 'smores by the firepit at night, and fished and swam when the weather permitted. We explored some of the trails nearby and saw all kinds of wild c…

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Richmond, Virginia, United StatesJoined in September 2014
Amber User Profile
45 Reviews
I'm a native Virginian, Hokie, cat lover, outdoors girl, and gardener.
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