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The Recycled House - Walk Downtown

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4.5 of 5 bubbles
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15 reviews
A cozy fire will greet you during the cooler months
Front entrance
The sofa is a comfy queen size bed.
Top of the line Bosch appliances
The railing used to be a futon frame, and yes, those are croquet balls!
A giant lantern lights the way. That's a tree we cut down and used throughout the house.
The rest of the tree was used as a railing in the loft
The hallway floor is old hickory, and that's 100 year old brick on the chimney.
We made pendants out of vintage canning jars.
King-size bed in the master bedroom.
Master bath vanity
Look what you can do with remnant tile!
Indoor porch off the master bedroom
Off the indoor porch. there's an outdoor porch.
The plaque was carved by the local tombstone company out of leftover granite.
Exterior view from the yard
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Rental Home -
1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Charlottesville, Virginia
The Recycled House is a unique structure in Charlottesville's lovely North Downtown neighborhood. It is constructed primarily from materials that have come from somewhere else and are getting a second life. It took over five years to collect the materials and use them in a thoughtful way. The house was designed as a guest house and a lot of effort has been put into building a place that's welcoming, interesting and fun! The materials give the place a lot of soul, the light from the 33 windows is fantastic and the location could not be better!

Charlottesville's historic Downtown Mall is just 4 short blocks away giving you access to over 60 restaurants within walking distance as well as movie theaters, concert venues, grocery stores and some great shopping. The University of Virginia is less than 2 miles away and accessible by...
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About the Owner, Debra W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN2181654
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 15 reviews
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pogofish
Dallas
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The Recycled House is truly for couples looking for a romantic hideaway. Nestled in a quiet neighborhood, this gem is cozy and relaxing with all the comforts of home! A beautiful soap stone fireplace for sipping wine by the fire on cool nights. The kitchen has all the needed amenities, if you plan on eating in! If you are looking...

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VirginiaS...
Virginia
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85 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

My mother and I were due to spend two nights at the Recycled House but unfortunately we had to cut it short and only did one night instead. I'm sure that Debra remembers us. The house is extremely interesting and Debra is very enthusiastic about her ongoing project of adding to the house. I love the way she has incorporated...

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jr0331
Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2014 for a stay in November 2014

I had a really great stay. The proprietor met me and showed me around. The house has everything you would need, and the location (in a quiet neighborhood a few blocks from the main st mall) can't be beat. Plan to return.

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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May 19, 2017 -
May 21, 2017
UVA Graduation 2017
2 nights
$450
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $89 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rate is $225 per night Monday-Thursday, $300 per night on Friday Saturday, Sunday
7% Local Lodging Tax required by my city.
Add $50 per adult per night over 4 adults.
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About the neighborhood
The Recycled House is located in the lovely North Downtown neighborhood. The historic Downtown Mall is four short blocks away giving you access to over 55 restaurants within walking distance as well as movie theaters, concert venues, grocery stores and some great shopping. The University of Virginia is less than 2 miles away and accessible by the free trolley service. Monticello is less than 5 miles away--about 10 minutes by car.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Charlottesville Airport (CHO) - 18 minutes: 9.3 mi
Railway: Amtrak Station (CVS) - 4 minutes: 1.0 mi
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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