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Cardinals Nest, Lost River, WV

Heather is a superhost.

Cardinals Nest, Lost River, WV

4 guests3 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
4 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the cabin to yourself.
Heather is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
95% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Dog Friendly! Very remote. 2+ hrs from DC. Cardinals Nest is in George Washington National Forest, & my personal retreat... We welcome respectful, diverse folks.

You'll see some very old properties upon approach to my cabin, but Not once on my land.


Air conditioning
Cable TV
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 single bed


Step-free access to the bedroom
Step-free access to the bathroom



73 reviews
Quick responses
Outstanding hospitality
Stylish space
Mark User Profile
November 2019
Great place to get away. Simple amenities near beautiful hiking
Kayle User Profile
October 2019
Cozy little cabin. Nice getaway.
Calvin User Profile
October 2019
Heather has a nice little cabin for a weekend away. The kitchen has pretty much all the essentials (except for a microwave), and she keeps it very well stocked. There are several sleeping spots, including a nice sized bed, two fun lofts, and a rollout couch. Her internet and…
Sue User Profile
October 2019
The drive to Heather' place is stunning in its beauty during the day and was wonderful with a full moon at night! The space was great for us as we basically showered and slept there in order to spend time during the day in the surrounding area. We only stayed in the area with the…
Mykaeya User Profile
October 2019
Loved it!!! Beautiful view quiet neighbors lovely stay! To top it all off a thoughtful host as well! Will be back!
Mary Emma User Profile
Mary Emma
July 2019
This is a relaxing retreat! Definitely a great space when you need a few nights to go “off the grid” and get away from it all. As Heather mentioned, it’s definitely a place for the self-sufficient, but is such a quiet getaway!
Cathy User Profile
July 2019
Very quiet and off grid. It felt like camping but in a very cute fully stocked little cabin. Host was awesome!!

Hosted by Heather

Lost River, WVJoined in May 2011
Heather User Profile
73 Reviews
Heather is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
This little cabin in WVA is my heart.... Love (obsessed with) cabins, small homes, good coffee, wandering with no real agenda, and my service dog, Fibi.
Interaction with guests
I'm based in VA, and will NOT be onsite, however I'll only be a phone call away. There is a hard line phone in the cabin, as cell service is a no go in the forest. My cell number is on the phone in the kitchen if you need to call me. If you use the phone for anything else, I…
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Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2PM
Checkout: 11AM
After 2PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed