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Helicopters Are Welcome!

GPS Latitude: 

 37.394764 

 GPS Longitude:

--79.680303

 

 RESTRICTIONS:

 Smoking only outside.        

No pets or children.    

Must be at least 21 years old to rent  (ID will be checked.)

 

CHECK-IN TIME:

4 PM or after

EARLY CHECK-INS can be arranged for an additional $25 per hour and needs to be booked in advance to make sure we can accommodate you. 

 

CHECK-OUT TIME:

12 PM  NOON or before

 Thank you for understanding that  12 to 4 PM is reserved for other functions.  IF  you stay past  Noon, 12 PM, even if a fraction of the hour--you will be charged $25.  

DRIVING

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GPS Coordinates:

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37.394764

 Longitude:

--79.680303

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RATES:

A minimum two-night stay is required.

10.3% local & state taxes will be added to the lodging rates quoted

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Driving Directions:  Please consider using these  directions (below) to insure your arrival on the mountain.

From Floyd Virginia Court House on Main Street:  (77 miles) Head west on E Main St toward S Locust St.  Take the 1st right onto VA-8 N/N Locust St.. follow VA-8 N.  Turn right to merge onto I-81 N toward Roanoke.  Take exit 150A to merge onto US-220 Alt.  When that road ends, turn left onto 460 East heading towards Lynchburg (also called Route 22I). Go about 12 miles. Pass the town of Montvale (lots of gas tanks). Continue on 460 East for about two miles. Turn left on #689 (Irving Road). Take next left on Murray Hollow Road.(#717) At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & Serenity's Edge sign. Go through the blue gate. PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From Bedford, Virginia: ( 12 miles) Take Route 460 West for about 8  miles.  Within a half mile of  your  turn off,  look for a  long white fence and the 460 Truck & Auto Repair.   After that, take the next right on Nester Road (#690). Immediately you will go over a railroad track. Turn left on Irving Road (#689) Go about 1/2 mile. Take next right on Murray Hollow Road (#717)  At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & the  Serenity's Edge sign.  Go through the blue gate.   PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From Blacksburg, Virginia (63 miles)  Take the I-81 N/US-460 E ramp to Salem/RoanokeMerge onto I-81 N. Take exit 150A to merge onto US-220 Alternate.  Turn left onto US-221 N/US-460 E/Challenger Ave NE.  Continue to follow US-221 N/US-460 E.  Turn left onto Irving Rd/State Route 689  Go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & Serenity's Edge sign. Go through the blue gate.   PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From the Blue Ridge Parkway: (14 miles) At Mile Marker #106, take the Bedford/ 460 exit. Continue on 460 East. Pass the town of Montvale (lots of gas tanks). Continue on 460 East for about two miles. Turn left onto #689 (Irving Road). Take next left onto Murray Hollow Road.(#717) At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & Serenity's Edge sign. Go through the blue gate. PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

 From I-81: (17 miles) Take exit 150A and take 220 Alternate, go about 5 miles. When road ends, turn left onto 460 East heading towards Lynchburg (also called Route 22I). Go about 12 miles. Pass the town of Montvale (lots of gas tanks). Continue on 460 East for about two miles. Turn left on #689 (Irving Road). Take next left on Murray Hollow Road.(#717) At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & Serenity's Edge sign. Go through the blue gate. PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From Roanoke, Virginia: (22 miles) Take Route 460 East (221) for about 16 miles. Pass the town of Montvale (lots of gas tanks). Continue on 460 East for about two miles. Turn left onto #689 (Irving Road). Take next left onto Murray Hollow Road.(#717)  At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3.4 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & Serenity's Edge sign. Go through the blue gate.   PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From Roanoke Airport: (26 miles 39 minutes) Take Aviation Avenue to I 581 S.  Get off at the second Orange Ave exit onto Orange Ave/460E. Go about 16 miles. Pass the town of Montvale (lots of gas tanks). Continue on 460 East for about two miles. Turn left onto #689 (Irving Road). Take next left onto Murray Hollow Road.(#717)  At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & Serenity's Edge sign. Go through the blue gate.   PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From Lynchburg, Virginia (35 miles) Take Route 460 West for about 30 miles..  Within a half mile of  your  turn off,  look for a  long white fence and the 460 Truck & Auto Repair.   After that, take the next right on Nester Road (#690). Immediately you will go over a railroad track. Turn left on Irving Road (#689) Go about 1/2 mile. Take next right on Murray Hollow Road (#717)  At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & the  Serenity's Edge sign.  Go through the blue gate.   PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From Charlottesville, Virginia: ( 105 miles) Take Route 29 South to Route 460 West.  You will go 36 miles once on 460. .  Within a half mile of  your  turn off,  look for a  long white fence and the 460 Truck & Auto Repair.   After that, take the next right on Nester Road (#690). Immediately you will go over a railroad track. Turn left on Irving Road (#689) Go about 1/2 mile. Take next right on Murray Hollow Road (#717)  At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & the  Serenity's Edge sign.  Go through the blue gate.   PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From Richmond, Virginia:( 146 miles)  Exit onto US-360 W/Hull Street Rd toward Amelia. Continue to follow US-360 W for 31.4 miles.  Turn right at VA -307 W/Holly Farms Road and go 9.4 miles.  Turn onto Route 460 West and go 87.4 miles.   .  Within a half mile of  your  turn off,  look for a  long white fence and the 460 Truck & Auto Repair.   After that, take the next right on Nester Road (#690). Immediately you will go over a railroad track. Turn left on Irving Road (#689) Go about 1/2 mile. Take next right on Murray Hollow Road (#717)  At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & the  Serenity's Edge sign.  Go through the blue gate.   PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From Washington D.C.: (212 miles) Take I-66 W. Go 75 miles.  Take exit 1A onto I-81S towards Roanoke.  About 20 miles before the I81 150A exit you will see the Buchanan exit that goes over to the Blue Ridge parkway and then down into a large valley. While this is a shorter route mileage wise and many GPS direct you this way, It is suggested you DO NOT take this route. There are many steep and winding roads. Instead--Take exit 150A off of  I81 onto 220 Alternate, go about 5 miles. When road ends, turn left onto 460 East heading towards Lynchburg (also called Route 22I). Go about 12 miles. Pass the town of Montvale (lots of gas tanks). Continue on 460 East for about two miles. Turn left on #689 (Irving Road). Take next left on Murray Hollow Road.(#717) At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & Serenity's Edge sign. Go through the blue gate. PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

From Danville: (98 miles)  Take US-29-Danville Expressway North for 51 miles to Lynchburg.  Merge onto US-460 West (towards Roanoke) and drive 30 miles.  .  Within a half mile of  your  turn off,  look for a  long white fence and the 460 Truck & Auto Repair.   After that, take the next right on Nester Road (#690). Immediately you will go over a railroad track. Turn left on Irving Road (#689) Go about 1/2 mile. Take next right on Murray Hollow Road (#717)  At the beginning of Murray Hollow Road, go 3 1/2 miles up the mountain - you will climb almost 1000 feet (The first mile is paved, then it changes to a state-maintained gravel road) until you see three blue mailboxes & the  Serenity's Edge sign.  Go through the blue gate.   PLEASE check in at the house with the steps, marked "Sunshine".

Mileage Distance From Other Cities:

Greensboro, NC  124 miles
Atlanta, GA   444
Baltimore, MD   260
Charleston, WV   203
Chicago, IL   687  
New York, NY   455
Norfolk, VA   228
Pittsburgh, PA   329
Raleigh, NC   157

FOR MAPS:  IMPORTANT!!!!! Enter entire address of Serenity's Edge. (4404 Murray Hollow Rd, Thaxton, VA 24174) 

*IF your map program sends you from I 81 to the Buchanon exit, we suggest you NOT take this route because this is a very steep mountain drive.  It is easier driving to take Exit 150 off I 81.

 Click on the link below for a map and driving directions to Serenity's Edge.

http://www.communitywalk.com/location_info/39668/322253

 www.googlemaps.com  or  www.mapquest.com  or  www.randmcnally.com are other sites for  general driving directions.  

VDOT offers a Free Virginia State map, as well as the  Virginia Byways map and a Bicycling in Virginia map at:  http://www.virginiadot.org/travel/maporder.asp

 

The Soliloquy's Way Cottage at Serenity's Edge. VA cabins. VA cottages.  Retreats in VA.

Soliloquy's Way Cottage:  For One or Two People only: No children or pets.
A very dramatic, elegant 2-story cottage that features a KING bedroom loft with French cast iron electric fireplace. DEN has a double-lounger couch with ottoman, gooseneck lamp for reading, library, stereo system with CD & radio and a small desk/make-up area and chair, mirrored bath with washer/dryer, all linens, robes & towels (even perfumes & lotions)  All paper products. Kitchen is fully equipped (including microwave, blender, waffle iron, toaster, crock pot, coffee pot and condiments). Living room and dining areas are visible from the loft and has Flat Screen TV (no cable), VCR, DVD, CD, MP3 player & movie library.  The cottage has central heat & air. A large deck overlooks Goosecreek valley (partial view in summer) and includes a gas grill, wrought iron dining set, cushioned chairs, cushion slider love seat.  

Minimum of TWO Nights required.

$189. + 10 .3% tax per night.   

Maximum of two people.  

 The Tiara House with sunroom entrance.The luxurious bathroom of the Oriental bedroom with separate shower and two-person soaking tubBreakfast bar area.

 The Tiara House:    For One  or Two People only:  No children or pets. This is the crowning gem of Serenity's Edge! A cheerful home that emphasizes plush elegant furniture and oriental detailing. The Oriental bedroom features a KING bed with a sky-lit 2-person soaking tub and separate shower. The sky-lit kitchen is fully equipped with microwave, coffeepot, blender, crock pot, crushed ice maker, toaster, dishwasher, an open breakfast counter top bar, and adjacent washer/dryer area. There is a cheerful sunroom with leather furniture. The living room includes a striking stone electric-log fireplace, stereo RADIO, CD, MP3, VCR, DVD player and FLAT SCREEN color TV. You have a formal dining room. There is a second full bath off the dining/living room area. You have your own private deck with a beautiful view  (partial view in summer), gas grill, cushioned wrought iron furniture including an umbrella at the dining table and rocker loveseat.  All linens, towels and comfy terry bathrobes are included. The heat pump provides year-round climate control.  

Minimum of TWO Nights required.

$239. + 10.3% tax per night.   

Maximum of two people.  

The Abode:  For One  or Two People only:  No children or pets. Off to itself, this manufactured home offers privacy, simplicity with a touch of pizzazz.... QUEEN bed, oak mantle with electric fire logs, open kitchen/living room, Kitchen is  fully equipped including all dishes and cooking utensils plus microwave, blender,  toaster, crock pot, tea pot, coffee pot, bistro dining area, study/office, laundry, Flat screen TV, VCR / DVD/CD. MP3  players & movie library (no cable), all linens, towels and comfy bathrobes, paper products are included, central heat & air for year-round comfort, large front deck  includes:  umbrella, wrought iron table & chairs, metal settee with matching chairs, back deck includes: two-person hot tub,  wrought iron table and two chairs, gas grill. 

Minimum of TWO Nights required.

$159. + 10.3% tax per night.   

Maximum of two people.  

 

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CONTACT & ADDRESS:

Serenity's Edge!

Phone:  540-947-2468

4404 Murray Hollow  Road,  Thaxton, Virginia  24174  U.S.A.


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GPS Latitude: 37.394764 

GPS Longitude:  --79.680303

 

 

 

 

EACH  COTTAGE 

INCLUDES:

-- Teas, Coffee, and condiments
--Electric fireplace
--Gas grill
--Robes to wear
--All linens and towels
--Mirrored bath, tub and shower
--Washer/Dryer
--Kitchen is  fully equipped: dishes, cooking utensils,  microwave blender,  toaster, waffle iron, crock pot, tea pot, coffee pot
--Coffees, teas, and condiments
--TV, VCR / DVD  player, radio
 --movie library (no cable)
--MP3 Player
--Central heat & air
--All paper products included
--Personal amenities
--Hair dryer, curling iron, sewing, mending kit, ironing board &  iron
--Game library
--Outside deck furniture &  cushions
--Natural walking sticks
 
 


WEDDING INFORMATION

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