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The Shay Inn

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Vacation rental farmhouse. Sleeps 8, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. No pets allowed.

Cass, WV 24927 United States

The Shay Inn welcomes you and your family to your farmhouse away from home! Located in the historic logging town (and now state Park) of Cass, WV, the Shay Inn is mere steps from the 78-mile Greenbrier River hiking and biking Trail, a short walk to the Cass Scenic Railroad & Depot and Cass Country Store (featuring The Last Run Restaurant), a 10-minute drive to the world-class Green Bank Observatory and a 15-minute drive to Snowshoe Mountain Ski Resort. Other nearby activities include horseback riding, kayaking, fishing and hunting.

Built in 1911, the Shay Inn was built using timber from the now defunct Cass Mill and is named in honor of the old dining car that the current owner's family ran during the early days of Cass’s transition from lumber town to Scenic Railroad and tourist destination.

The Shay Inn accommodates up to 8 guests and features:
3 quaint bedrooms (Two rooms with full beds and the other a queen)
Two additional pull-out sofas in the den and living room
Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher
Formal dining and living area + separate den
Wifi
Cable
Washer/Dryer

More on Cass:
Nestled in the mountains of West Virginia, Cass Scenic Railroad State Park offers a journey back in time to an era when steam-driven locomotives were an essential part of everyday life. Trips to Cass are filled with the rich history of the past, unparalleled views of a vast wilderness area, and close-up encounters with the sights and sounds of original steam-driven locomotives.

Founded in 1901 by the West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company, Cass was built as a company town to serve the needs of the men who worked in the nearby mountains. At one time, the sawmill at Cass was the largest double-band sawmill in the world.

When the mill closed in the 1960, a group of local businessmen convinced the West Virginia state legislature to make the Cass Railroad a state park and now visitors ride on historic converted log cars, pushed along by a powerful geared logging locomotive, 11 miles up Back Allegheny Mountain to Bald Knob, the third highest point in the state.

Rooms and Amenities
Property Type Farmhouse, Built in 1911
Unit Code SHAY
Beds 1 queen bed, 2 full beds, 1 sleeper sofa
Bathrooms 2 bathrooms
Rooms Sleeps 8
Pets No pets allowed.
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100 % of our reviewers would recommend this vacation rental.

Vacation Rental Reviews

  • Summertime at Cass

    Stayed 2 days ending in July, 2019

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    a guest from Mt. Crawford, VA recommends this vacation rental

    We enjoyed our stay at The Shay Inn. It was during the hottest week of the year, so an a/c unit would have been great. I bet that any other week it would be fine though. The location is great!! We walked to the train, and the Greenbrier Trail parking is very close.

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  • Nice house ! Perfect spot for our weekend stay.

    Stayed 2 days ending in June, 2019

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    a guest from Durham, NC recommends this vacation rental

    The house was nice. Had plenty of space for us. Close to where we wanted to go fishing. The house was clean. Linens were provided so we didn’t have to bring anything with us. We didn’t need anything fancy so it was perfect. Great WiFi too! Mountain Valley Realty was very good about communicating before heading up.

    • Manager Responded on 6/18/2019

      Thank you for reviewing our property and services, come back again!

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  • Great Stay

    Stayed 2 days ending in May, 2019

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    CAROL D from South Charleston, WV recommends this vacation rental

    Had a wonderful time. Loved the time sitting on the porch with the family. Plenty of room. Would love to visit again.

    • Manager Responded on 6/18/2019

      Thank you, nothing like connecting with family and friends on a porch.

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  • Big house

    Stayed 3 days ending in January, 2019

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    Garth W from Zion Crossroads, VA recommends this vacation rental

    The rental experience itself was perfectly fine - Mountain Valley Realty is helpful and very easy to work with. We stayed her for a ski trip, saving money over being on the mountain at Snowshoe. The house is older and furnished like an older house, but all of the amenities worked just fine. We fit 4 adults and 5 kids without issue (2 kids in beds, 2 on pull-out sofas, and 1 on a couch). Internet works very well; the TV is small. Only 1 bathroom upstairs with the bedrooms; the other is downstairs attached to the kitchen/pantry. Snowshoe is only about 20 minutes away, so much closer than staying in Elkins, but more schlep than staying on the mountain.

    • Manager Responded on 2/12/2019

      Thank you for taking time to leave a review! We hope to see you back-try a summer rental in this home. Right next to The Greenbrier River/Trail and the Cass Railroad!

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Mountain Valley Realty 449 Cass Road Slatyfork, West Virginia 26291 +1 (304) 572-2210 snowshoebroker@gmail.com

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