The SpaceCheers & a warm welcome to our upcoming special guests!
NEW: New amenities have been added within the last few weeks for your comfort and pleasure.
Come experience the "Celebration™ Retreat" for your next friends/family or other group gathering! Situated on five breathtaking acres atop a mountain overlooking the Shenandoah Valley/Blue Ridge Mountains, the Celebration™ Retreat is your escape, ideal for getaways ranging from romantic moments to boutique gatherings or girls’ weekends. We will help with a fun wine tour, winery/brewery recommendations, fine dining and much more... just ask. We are located just one mile off I-66 (Linden exit #13).
The retreat and property is equipped with ultra-high speed wireless internet with two 100mbps DSL lines. In addition, the entire property gets excellent cell service.
Enjoy your escape with us in our modern and comfortable country home, which includes our primary large private bedroom suite with California Queen on our upstairs level with your own private bathroom and iHome docking station for your iTouch, iPhone or iPad to charge or play back music. Also included are high speed Internet at 100 mgbs+, flat screen 50” TV, DirecTV™ & DVD system.
For additional guests we have a guest suite that has two full queen beds in a bunk format, and a trundle with a twin mattress that slides out from the bottom. Includes 40" LED TV with DirecTV.
In addition, we have several new couches, two of which turn into full queen sleeper beds in separate living areas on the main living floor ( one in the den and another in the great room with a 75" Smart TV). The house also has multiple air mattresses that are comfortable for larger groups and those extra-extra guests.
We only rent to one family or group at a time; thus, you will never share the Retreat venue or residence with other paying guests.
Just under an hour drive from Washington, DC, the property is located in a double gated community, just one mile off I-66 between Linden and Front Royal in beautiful Virginia wine country, surrounded by scenic hiking and biking trails, Civil War sites and outdoor activities, including white water rafting, Skyline Drive National Park, horseback riding, golfing, ATV Adventures, zip lining, wineries, breweries and much more! Other nearby destinations include antique shops, one of America’s last true drive-in theaters and restaurants/lounges, including the five-star Relais et Chateaux and the world-renowned Inn at Little Washington.
Outdoors, we have several fun walking trails onsite to walk yourself or your pet -including our "secret fire pit" located on one of the lighted trails complete with sitting area and multiple hammocks and even a power outlet to charge your phone or plug in your iPhone player for music. We are pet-friendly.*
House comes equipped with 10+ flat screen TVs (all with DirecTV™), a premium California spa/hot tub for 8 to 10 guests, gourmet kitchen, gourmet large outdoor grill with our cool outdoor patio lounge with a 50” outdoor smart TV, multiple LED cubes to create a cool vibe! The outdoor areas include many amenities such as our outdoor gas fire pit, multiple outdoor wood fire pits (small and large), outdoor picnic seating for small to large gatherings, multiple outdoor infrared heaters to keep the chill off at sunset, Italian lighted water fountain in backyard, indoor and outdoor original artwork, and large airy great room with a real wood burning fireplace, whole home sound system and a 75” smart TV.
The entertainment/game room includes a lounge with multiple 60" TVs, a pool table, foosball, air hockey, pinball machines, a popcorn machine and adjoining this room is a separated and mind blowing 88 Speaker THX™ George Lucas Home Cinema with luxury full reclining seats and a 12-foot screen showing movies or your DVD in HD on our Blu-ray player. This spectacular theater also has a PS3 PlayStation with several games already onsite (you can also bring your own Xbox to connect to it).
Note: The Pool table can also double as an additional dining table or buffet table with custom mahogany covers.
For the equestrian enthusiast, there are opportunities to go horseback riding or watch a polo game. On select Saturdays during summer season, designated driver service to the polo matches is available as an option.
For the wine enthusiast, we own exclusive and private limousines, VIP party bus or one of our SUVs to take you on a tour of the area’s wineries, for an additional fee better than you can get from any outside service. (note: outside services prohibited)
Special rates available for larger groups, especially when not everyone is spending the night. Please inquire. For “girlfriends getaway” or bachelorette party weekend, you can setup our air mattresses or unroll your sleeping bags in the game room and theater to accommodate the ultimate slumber party. We even have disco party lights throughout the residence to turn the house into a makeshift dance party!
In addition to our glass door Sub-Zero™ refrigerator & state of the art Wolf appliances, we have a backup new refrigerators and freezers and icemaker in the garage and extra coolers for all your extra beverages and food or for use for catering/special events/weddings, etc.
Professional massage table in residence permanently. Masseuse on call and available for nominal fee.
For a romantic getaway, the master suite upstairs is ideal for any couple.
We are pet friendly (*we do consider a pet as a extra person, so that fee does apply and respectfully and cleaning fees may apply if your pet damages our carpets).
We look forward to warmly welcoming you as your Airbnb™ host and assist with your planning or event.
SAFETY NOTICE: House is equipped with a state of the art centralized alarm system, fire alarm system and carbon monoxide detectors for your safety and protection. We also include a first aid kit, located in the guest bathroom on main living floor and one in the kitchen area, in addition to fire extinguishers throughout.
• Addendum Notice: Our full services guest options for wine related tours, menus, gift shop items, Americas propane tank exchange system, guest list, insurance and rare artwork advisory and/or for any of our premium guest add-on options we offer, you will need to fill out the last 3 pages of our detailed welcome kit to return in full when you receive it via email after your reservation is completed online.
Once your reservation is confirmed, you will receive a full welcome kit from AirBNB email system on behalf of the Celebration Retreat via email automatically with your reservation confirmation that will provide detailed directions, dining and activity recommendations and details on house rules/procedures/entry codes, and some great options to make your stay memorable and fun!
In reference to additional fee's - Airbnb requires that they handle all payments directly related to the accommodation portion of your reservation through the airbnb system so both Hosts and Guests have a peace of mind regarding the safety of their funds. The airbnb payment system is secure. We are notifying our special guests that pricing details for listings are explicitly listed and included on our listing at the time guests submit a reservation request using the green Book It button. For more information, you can review the “Bookings and Financial Terms” section of our Terms of Service to ensure understanding: www.airbnb.com/terms
The Celebration retreat does have different cleaning event fees for each reservation, based on the length of the stay or number of guests, we are explicitly stating this and our cleaning fees are full service and are the following: Up to 2: $150. Small groups over 2: $200, Weddings & Special Events: $300. Once you are booked, we will include this in a special offer resolution price. Holidays and special weekends have surcharges. Furthermore, we are here to explain (any additional - beyond cleaning) fees or purchases made from our gift shop are to be paid at check-in or at time of purchase if by mail order. Please see how to alter your reservation in our FAQ: www.airbnb.com/help/question/50
That being said, along with the security deposit for the reservation, per the terms and conditions of airbnb, the cleaning fee is *not eligible* for collection at check-in or check-out, and is required to be included through the reservation payment processing system which is processed using the airbnb secure payment system after your reservation is made in a separate transaction based on your type of event you are holding at the Celebration Retreat (i.e. corporate event, bachelorette outing, weddings, etc.) Wine related tours, excursions with our 3rd party company or other gift shop sales to include but not be limited to wine related gifts/openers, cigars, firestarters, T-shirts, coffee mugs, souvenir wine glasses, Real Housewives gifts, White House T-shirts, the Amerigas Propane tank exchange system for our larger groups/events, any excursions, winery or sightseeing activities will be processed via Connoisseur Wine Programs or events or direct via the regional wineries or breweries.
We hope you enjoy your stay at the Celebration Retreat and we are here to make your event memorable!
Thank you & Cheers!
We are LGBT friendly. Guest Access•Great Room w/ new SMART TV / LED 75" (with a new queen sleeper bed)
•Den (with a new queen sleeper bed)
•Gourmet Kitchen w/TV & with dining area / sound system
•Master Suite on 3rd floor w/private full bath/ Smart 50" TV
•Indoor & Outdoor Bose central sound system throughout
•Guest Suite #3 on 3rd floor w/TV with 2 queens, 1 trundle single
•Guest Suite #4 on 3rd floor w/TV with 2 twin bunk beds
•Guest full bath
•Entertainment level with lounge area w/50" Smart TV & DJ/PA system
•Full Bath in Entertainment Levels
•Professional Croquet Game/Kit
•Three Pinball Machines (Jurasic Park, The Simpsons & Demolition Man)
• Mini Ping Pong option to cover airhockey/foosball
• Olympic/Regulation full size ping pong table either in garage or can be wheeled outdoor use. (please put back after use)
• Grass Volleyball court
• (Beach/Sand Volleyball court coming soon)
• Badminton set/court
•The BIG Black Box/Cards against Humanity with expansion decks
•Jumbo size Jenga game
•Corn Hole w/LED to play at night
•Ring game by our secret fire pit lounge area
•Various drinking games throughout
•Professional Massage Table
•Hot Tub w/TV ( only when temperatures not below 32F)
•Hammocks throughout on back trails
•Dining Tables indoors & outdoors
•Pool Table has mahogany covers for a 2nd Dinning Table or Buffet setup
•Mind blowing THX Theater 12 foot HD Screen
•PS3 Game station
•Free Internet/ High Speed WIFI ( TWO 100mbps lines)
•Back up coolers and freezers in Garage for extra beverages
•Outdoor Picnic Tables for up to 50 guests
•Outdoor lighted Italian Water Fountain in back
•Back Patio with Outdoor Smart TV and entertainment lounge area/Grill
•Outdoor Entertainment lounge area with spiral staircase to 30 person farm table on pavers with outdoor heaters
•Commercial Stainless Steel outdoor grill
•Outdoor adventure/haunted fun walking trails with hammock along trails
•Outdoor Bose sound system
•Outdoor "Secret Fire Pit" on one of the trails
•A Burgundy SUV in case you need a 4 Wheel drive to go up/down the road to the gate. ( for farm use inside property only)
•Private UBER VIP Transport only for CR guests
•Designated Driver service only for CR guests
•8 Air Mattresses on site for extra guests ( playing off of the whole "AirBNB" concept ;)
•Off limits: Tiffany China, Private wine collection & the closets/office marked Private and the hallway marked Private wing.
• You may hire our housekeeping during your stay and is required to be hired upon checkout for 2 or more guests. Housekeeping fees range from $150 to $250 for full service and higher fees apply for weddings. Interaction with GuestsI am a Epicurean travel expert with one of my degrees in Enology (science of winemaking). We set up fun wine tours for our guests. I am happy to interact and provide as much / recommendations as you wish, or none at all. Up to you :)
I am also proud to have been awarded the National Man of the Year for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Our event staff has been recognized from top certification programs to include Condé Nast Traveler & Connoisseur Traveler.