Vacation Home Rental Rates and Seasons
Rental Rates for the farmhouse are $100
per night for two people and $500 per week. The farmhouse rents year round.
The vacation farmhouse has eight rooms including 3 bedrooms,
1˝ baths, living room, dining room, kitchen, and two porches. It sleeps
up to 6 people. The farmhouse has heat, a wood stove, cable TV, VCR, and radio/DVD/CD player. The fully-equipped kitchen
has a coffee maker, microwave, dishes, and pots and pans.
Linens and towels are provided.
Nestled in a valley between Polish and Martin
mountains, the grounds feature a trout stocked creek, barn and
blacksmith shop. The property has a large open field as well as a pine
grove, apple trees, pear trees, raspberries and a grape arbor as well as
flowering plants such as lilacs, hydrangeas, wild roses, peonies and
rose of sharon. The property has croquet, horseshoes, and a barbecue
No smoking. Pets are OK. The house is not handicapped
The home is secluded and quiet, and the property is
mountainous. Nearby recreation
includes golf, hiking, swimming, bicycling, horseback riding, downhill skiing and hunting.
The farmhouse is located in Flintstone, a rural village situated on
historic National Pike. Locally run businesses are within walking distance
including Helmick's Store known for their homemade sausages and a
Mennonite owned and operated Alpine Pantry which has fresh baked items
and many bulk foods.
Flintstone creek borders the property and is stocked with trout in
early Spring. A general store is walking distance from the property. The
property is situated between two state parks and the mountainous city of
Cumberland is located about 15 minutes west.
The Victorian town of Cumberland is in the cradle of the valley of
the Potomac River in Western Maryland, in the lush landscape of the
heart of the Appalachian Mountains and is a 10 minute drive west from
Several locks of the C&O Canal are located close to the
farmhouse, the start of the canal being located in Cumberland.
LOCAL FLINTSTONE BUSINESSES:
Alpine Pantry. Run by Mennonites, has great home-made bread and baked
goods. They also have bulk food.
Helmick General Store: You can walk to Helmick's General Store for
milk, bread, canned goods, beer etc. They’re especially known for
their homemade sausages. They also sell souvenir Flintstone T-Shirts.
For more information or reservations, mention
U.S. Resort and Cottage Registry and:
• e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or
• phone (202) 526-2563, or
• visit http://home.earthlink.net/~horseshoelane/