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Shadow Mountain Escape

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1132 Jewell Hollow Road, (bordering the Shenandoah National Park), Luray, VA 22835
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a delightful getaway they created! We were so thrilled with every aspect of our stay – we will remember Shadow Mountain Escape fondly for years to come! Everything about the place is above and beyond what we expected. The pictures don't do it justice. The rooms are big and beautiful, and so is the property.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a perfect, romantic and natural spot for such wonderful memories for us; we got engaged downstairs in the Ladybug cabin. The cabins are beautifully maintained and Karen and her husband were such gracious hosts - from leaving a welcome basket with some homemade treats to providing s'more supplies for the campfire. I would highly recommend for anyone looking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

By far best weekend getaway I have ever been. The property was beautifully kept.I loved drinking my coffee in the morning and seeing the deer off our little deck. The owners Karen and Ralph are very friendly and make you feel very welcomed. They gave us a tour of our cabin and showed us a map of the best places... More 

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Fairfax County, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This quaint escape was just what we needed. It made for a spectacular backdrop for my birthday and valentine's day weekend. My husband and I were able to truly relax in the peaceful atmosphere of the cozy yet spacious townhouse-like suite we rented. The fireplace added to the experience for sure. Talk about checking out for the weekend...pitch black out... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

There are so many reviews here but I wanted to add a ditto to all the positive reviews. I loved our stay here and could not think of a single complaint. Karen was the epitome of hospitality and customer service. Amazing stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

A perfect private retreat tucked into the arms of Shenandoah National Park. Stay in a cozy, spotless timber frame cabin on 15 secluded acres just minutes from the acclaimed Luray Caverns and Skyline Drive. The friendly, accommodating owners live on site and seem to have thought of everything, from home-baked treats to welcome you, local wines on hand, an outdoor... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I visited shadow mountain escapes for 4 nights in April and would highly recommend to any one needing some down time. It's just a 1 1/2 hour drive from Washington, D.C. And super easy to get to. Having said that, drive carefully if you are arriving for the first time in the dark as the exit off... More 

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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

A charming and beautifully maintained cluster of four immaculate 1- and 2-bedroom housekeeping units in a beautiful and secluded wooded setting only minutes from the Thornton Gap entrance to Shenandoah National Park make Shadow Mountain Escape a unique and inviting couples retreat. My wife and I stayed six nights at SME for a fall vacation to appreciate the late October... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My husband and I planned a mini getaway to the Shenandoah Valley over the recent federal holiday and were fortunate enough to have found this truly amazing escape! It was more beautiful and relaxing than we could have imagined and only wish we could have stayed longer. Our stay started off with a wonderful welcome by one of the SME... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

One of the nicest, quaintest, friendliest, best places we have EVER stayed - and we have done quite a bit of traveling. I can not say enough great things about this gem in the mountains. Will be back for sure.

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