RIVERKEEPER INN, Waterfront Property on the Potomac River

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1 bedroom, WiFi, bed sheets
Pool
TV, fireplace, DVD player, books
Fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop
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RIVERKEEPER INN, Waterfront Property on the Potomac River

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4.7/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F
Harpers Ferry, WV

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAppalachian Trail Conservancy Headquarters12 min drive
  • Popular LocationNash Farm13 min drive
  • Popular LocationKennedy Farmhouse26 min drive
  • AirportHagerstown, MD (HGR-Hagerstown Regional)51 min drive

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4
576 sq ft
Bathroom 1
    Shower

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About this area

Harpers Ferry

Located in Harpers Ferry, this cottage is on the waterfront. Notable landmarks in the area include Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and Antietam National Battlefield. Traveling with kids? Consider John Brown Wax Museum, or check out an event or a game at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching. Guests love the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Appalachian Trail Conservancy Headquarters - 12 min drive
  • Nash Farm - 13 min drive
  • Maryland Heights - 18 min drive
  • Lockhouse 33 - 18 min drive
  • Kennedy Farmhouse - 26 min drive

Getting around

  • Harpers Ferry Station - 13 min drive
  • Hagerstown, MD (HGR-Hagerstown Regional) - 51 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Country Cafe — 10 min drive
  • The Country Cafe — 10 min drive
  • The Anvil Restaurant — 11 min drive
  • The Anvil Restaurant — 11 min drive
  • Bisou Bistro at The Canal House — 11 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

RIVERKEEPER INN, Waterfront Property on the Potomac River

Waterfront cottage with balcony and fireplace
Cozy, quiet Potomac River location. Come and play on the river. Kayak, canoe, swim, water ski, tube, float, paddle board, or fish. The sleeping quarters is a newly renovated detached garage converted into 2 level guest house. Located near Historic Harper's Ferry. This lovely waterfront guesthouse has wonderful views any season, any time of day. Enjoy an evening cocktail and watch the sun go down over the Blue Ridge Mountains then view the stars from your private waterfront deck. Have your morning coffee on the secluded back deck where you may spot a grazing deer. Laze on the hammock and picnic in the shaded back yard. Fish for smallmouth bass or enjoy a good book on your dock. Use the boat ramp to launch your boat or jet-ski. Go for a hike, bike ride, or horseback ride on the C&O Canal tow path located directly across the river. Relax in the natural water "spa" amongst the rocks. Shop in quaint nearby Shepherdstown where you'll find coffee shops and excellent dining. Watch thoroughbred horse racing or play the slots at Charlestown Races and Casino. Visit museums, explore history, or enjoy local festivals and farmers markets. Play volleyball or soccer on the large grassy field. Go whitewater rafting or enjoy the zipline nearby. Sip wine at numerous local vineyards. See for yourself and experience the fun of Wild and Wonderful West Virginia.

Centrally located near Historic Winchester, Frederick, Hagerstown, Berkley Springs, and Martinsburg. Each about a 25 minute drive.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this cottage offer fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

William Werzyn
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • Beach towels

Internet

  • WiFi available

Parking and transportation

  • Car required

Family friendly

  • Stair gate

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Paper towels
  • Spices
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker

Bedrooms

  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet paper

Living spaces

  • Fireplace

Entertainment

  • TV with cable/satellite service
  • DVD player
  • Music library
  • Video library
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Games

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture

Laundry

  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Near laundromat

Comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating

Pets

  • Pet friendly

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Phone

Location highlights

  • On the waterfront
  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • Near a hospital

Things to do

  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Water sports equipment
  • Golfing on site
  • Boating on site
  • Kayak on site
  • Bicycling on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Jet skiing nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Water tubing nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Casino nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector

General

  • Sleeps 4
  • Unit size: 576 sq ft (54 sq m)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions

Pets

Pets allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 66 out of 81 reviews
5 - Excellent 81%
Rating 4 - Good. 7 out of 81 reviews
4 - Good 9%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 81 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 81 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 81 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

5/5 Excellent

Surround Yourself in History
The Riverkeeper Inn was chosen because of its close proximity to Harpers Ferry, Antietam Battlefield and Cemetery, and the Gettysburg Battlefield. The hosts, Bill and Robyn, are gracious and kind and they were extremely thoughtful. We also got to know their Golden Retriever, Chloe; she is such a sweet dog! The rental itself is comfortable; although, there’s not not a full cooking kitchen. Smaller, indoor meals are possible by using the crockpot or the toaster oven. (A refrigerator and microwave are also included.) Two bbqs are on the premises and available for cooking full dinners. We traveled a lot, so most of our dinners were at restaurants. The bathroom is functional, though spacious it isn’t. More importantly, take in their view!! Whenever we spent time on the property, we enjoyed the view of the Potomac River from their several outdoor spaces including the large, net-screened pergola. Our hosts were most friendly and hospitable. They would love to have us stay again and we just might, as we have more historical places to visit and more nature parks to enjoy in W. Virginia. Overall, we highly recommend this place for a couple.

5/5 Excellent

Cozy beautiful setting on the Shenandoah river
A clean, comfortable, well appointed guest house with access to spectacular riverside decks with glorious views of the Shenandoah river. The owner, William, was a curtious and helpful host, responding to questions and minor concerns in very timely manner. Our stay was so pleasant and restful!

5/5 Excellent

Great Location
Bill and Robin were gracious hosts. Bill immediately took care of issue with the downstairs television. And both inquired if we were satisfied with the accommodations. Neat, clean, lots of bright light, good water pressure and comfortable bed and pillows. This rental has a spiral staircase which can be tricky to maneuver, but in addition to railing there were also grip bars that helped.Our dog would not use them, but there was also an outside staircase that we used to get her upstairs.Neighborhood quiet and safe. Would stay here again.

4/5 Good

River Keeper
From the pictures on website thought the place was right on the water not behind the main house , the inside was what we expected from the photos , the interior stairs are tricky, spiral but hand rails were helpful, I took my suitcase up the exterior back stairs, got used to the steep spiral stairs , . The owners were friendly and helpful, wanted to use the canoe and kayak available but were quite unkept , the bottoms were full of water , so we didn’t use them , the owner addressed this issue and told us to turn it over to get rid of water and the hose was available to wash them off, the drive way to converted garage into a efficient apartment was very narrow , my husband backed up our car to apartment , the apartment was stocked with towels, dish towels, coffee , we bought our own, dishes , coffee pot, microwave, toaster oven, nice size refrigerator, one small bathroom on the first floor , bedroom and sitting room on the second floor , . It was adequate accommodation for a short stay , much more comfortable than a hotel, so we were happy with staying there after the initial disappointment that it was not directly on the water, but close enough to go down the driveway and enjoying the deck with table , chairs and nice swing , . It advertised as sleeping 4 but with one bathroom two people was perfect . Overall would give it a 4 stars , but did enjoy our stay

5/5 Excellent

Relaxation vacation
We had it all. We could go into town for dining and site seeing or stay at the cottage with access to kayak, walking, horseshoes, grilling, sitting on the deck overlooking the river. We had it all.