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Once Upon a Mountain

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Lancaster, PA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed here back in early June 2016 with my mom for a little girls getaway. Such a lovely place to stay!! Every morning we were greeted by Willie the dog and treated to the best coffee. Christa was a wonderful hostess and made each day a delight with a wonderful breakfast, great conversation and s'mores! There were deer right outside... More 

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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our 2nd visit. Rooms are excellent and spacious, with a comfortable queen bed. We had a deck with a nice view of the mountains off our room. Wifi was decent., good for general use, not for steaming. Our stay was for 3 nights. Christa made us feel welcome and knows the area well. She gave us good info... More 

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mtninnlady, Owner at Once Upon a Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you. I'm looking forward to your 3rd and many more visits, Christa More 

Springfield, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

We've stayed here a couple of times. The breakfasts are always great, and the cabin is gorgeous! It's a great place to relax or do touristy things. She was able to pick out all the great places in town for us to go to, which was a huge help.

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mtninnlady, Owner at Once Upon a Mountain, responded to this review

Such a lovely review - thank you, thank you. Looking forward to your next visit, Christa More 

Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We had such a wonderful time and stayed for two nights this July. Christa is such a kind and helpful hostess. She welcomed us to the area and offered suggestions of local spots and activities to do in the area. We hope to visit again in the fall season and make good use of the hot tub and campfire.

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mtninnlady, Owner at Once Upon a Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you - I look forward to your return visit in October, Christa More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Our room had a breathtaking view, breakfast was delicious, and Christa was a wonderful hostess. My favorite part about the B and B was chatting with the hostess and the other guests at breakfast. Christa's directions were very helpful in finding Once Upon a Mountain and finding places for dinner. It is the perfect place to relax and get away... More 

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mtninnlady, Owner at Once Upon a Mountain, responded to this review

thank you, Priscilla, and please come back for your next anniversary, Christa More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

We stayed just for a night at Once Upon a Mountain. We really really enjoyed our stay. Christa was a superb hostess, and breakfast was scrumptuous. Our bedroom was beautiful. Nothing can top the view we had in the balcony. We could have stayed another night, if only, something did not come up. We will definitely go back in the... More 

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mtninnlady, Owner at Once Upon a Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. I do hope to see you again and for more than 1 day. Our conversations were inspiring, Christa More 

Worcester, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

We recently had a one night stay at Once Upon a Mountain which was simply too short a stay for such a wonderful location. This fabulous B&B is, as the name suggests, at the top of a mountain road although still easily accessible from Luray. It sits in a beautiful spot and we stayed in the Queens Suite which was... More 

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mtninnlady, Owner at Once Upon a Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. Please come back and stay longer, Christa More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

This was the perfect place for a two-night weekend getaway for us from DC. Once Upon a Mountain is the right spot for a break from the city - with fresh air, access to Shenandoah hiking, and general relaxation. The B&B is about 10 minutes outside of downtown Luray, via a quiet, pretty drive through farm fields. We stayed in... More 

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mtninnlady, Owner at Once Upon a Mountain, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Your pictures are great!!! Please post them on our Tripadvisor page. Thanks, Christa More 

Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Once Upon a Mountain is a very beautiful place to stay. We stayed in the Queen Suite, that was very comfortable, with a big bathroom with Jacuzzi and a spacious private terrace where drinking coffe in the morning and relaxing. The location is really amazing, quite and extremely peaceful. Christa was very very kind, and she made us feel like... More 

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mtninnlady, Owner at Once Upon a Mountain, responded to this review

having you as guests here for a week was a great experience. Our breakfast chats were always thought provoking and sitting around the campfire in the evening, introducing you to s'mores was a lot of fun. I hope to see you again, Christa More 

Leitrim,Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

What a fantastic b and b! Up a mountain road in the forest. The log house is set overlooking wonderful gardens and trees, right next to nature. Our room had a lovely deck area and felt very private. Christa made us a fab breakfast, and we enjoyed chatting with her and the other guests that morning.

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Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We hope you'll return, Christa More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and experience the magic, serenity, and peace of one of Shenandoah Valley's most unique and stylish log house bed and breakfast accommodations. Once Upon a Mountain is luxury without pretension; service without intrusion; and a location offering amenities amidst solitude. Come and enjoy the fairytale magic! Wir sprechen auch deutsch. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Once Upon a Mountain

Address: 974 Cross Mountain Rd, Luray, VA 22835-7215
Location: United States > Virginia > Luray
Number of rooms: 3
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