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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is NOT the Ritz, but it is an authentic, rustic & fantastically fun cabin in a peaceful, rural setting. It was easy to find using the directions we'd been sent when we booked and we were so happy when we first saw it: there was a family of deer out front and the cabin was dreamy. Inside we were... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The cabin was exactly what we were looking for, spacious, clean and extremely comfortable. Dave Sizemore was extremely patient with me and all of my multiple requests and no on-time payments. The location was perfectly situated next to a beautiful battlefield and the Gauley river/dam. I'm definitely going back!

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Thank ginth7777
Scott Depot, West Virginia
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19 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We stayed in the Driftwood Cottage. It was nestled back in the woods away from any other people. It was romantic and great to get away for the weekend for a long hiking weekend and relaxation. The staff is very easy to work with. We enjoyed the cabin: it was very clean but smelt old and damp and was very... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

This was our first trip to west Virginia, found the cabin on a Web search. We accidentally arrived a day early, Dan ,the manager was very accommodating. He let us in a day early, since the previous people had cancelled. We paid for that extra night, but for a reasonable price. The cabin is not fancy but has everything you... More 

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Anderson, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Cabin was very clean, spacious and comfortable. Bedrooms were large. Open concept kitchen, dining, living room with fireplace. Cabin was well appointed, Had a washer and dryer. Covered deck opened from both the living room area and master bedroom, was private, and had a hot tub, grill, patio table & chairs. Pretty much everything was provided except your personal items.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Dave, I just wanted to thank you for the use of your cabin for the week. Even though the beach area was closed the entire week because of the flood cleanup we still found plenty of activities to do, plenty of hiking, plenty of sightseeing, found a couple places to jump off the rocks in the Summersville lake, and even... More 

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1 Thank Chris H
Weirton, West Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent cabins! Stayed four nights ..loved the cabin, so nice to have the fireplace, porch and a hot shower..very spacious..the back porch was amazing to sit and have your morning coffee! Very easy to find..everything you need from utensils, dinnerware, coffee pot, microwave, fridge..two huge bedrooms..very beautiful scenery. .close to all the conveniences of summersville..Carnifex Ferry Battlefield is very close... More 

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1 Thank Amy F
Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

This was our 6th year staying at the Carnifex Ferry Cabins. They are perfect for our large familymof 32. We reserved 5 cabins and we had plenty of room. . These cabins are fully furnished, minus your toiletries. We stayed for 3 nights and enjoyed a big Bon fire every night while we all gathered around. It's nice to have... More 

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1 Thank Kelly F
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

My new Wife and I booked a 2 day stay with Carnifex Ferry Cottages and we are very impressed. We stayed at the Mckinnley Cabin and we both were quite moved by the coziness and cleanliness. This 1800's cabin, complete with everything to make it modern and convenient was the icing on the Wedding Cake. We hope to be able... More 

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2 Thank Jonathan W
Elkins, West Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We are 2 senior couples, and this was our first stay here. We normally stay in hotels when we travel, but decided it would be fun to be in the woods while the leaves were still on the trees. Our cabin (The Hughes), was very clean, comfortable, and well stocked. We ate most of our meals there and had everything... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Carnifex Ferry Cottages

Address: Summersville Lake, Mount Nebo, WV
Region: United States > West Virginia > Mount Nebo
Price Range: $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Carnifex Ferry Cottages Hotel Mount Nebo
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“I suggest getting one of the cabins closer to the entrance. Larger yards, parking and privacy.”
  • Wooded view from deck.
  • Deck with hot tub,
  • Bathroom. Great water pressure.
  • bedroom #2, queesn size bed.
  • Master bedroom,king size bed, opens to deck.
  • Living Room
  • Kitchen/Dining area
 of 5 bubbles MBJG, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Quiet and very private”
  • The backside of the 6 bedroom cabin
 of 5 bubbles kellyf668, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“All the cabins were quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Monaconner, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Read the description of each cabin and choose which one is suitable for you or your group.”
  • The backside of the 6 bedroom cabin
 of 5 bubbles kellyf668, 31 May 2015 | Read review
“Benham's Bungalow is my favorite, but they are all nice.”
 of 5 bubbles DebH3958, 21 May 2015 | Read review
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