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"Anchors Away" 5BR Theater Arcade Golf/Lake Resort

Entire house hosted by Melissa
10 guests5 bedrooms9 beds3.5 baths
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Welcome to Anchors Away at Smith Mountain Lake in Mariners Landing 1st Fairway. An exceptional ALL inclusive resort destination. Enjoy a relaxing getaway in a romantic setting for couples or exciting fun filled experience for the whole family. Spacious 3062sqft home with 5-bdrm 3.5 baths easily accommodates 10 Guests 2yr & up with 4 Guests younger than 2 for a total of 14.
So many activities from watersports, pools, walking trails to golf & most everything is provided to uncomplicate your stay.

The space
We have thought of everything for an enjoyable and memorable stay:
- High-speed xfinity Comcast Cable with Wi-Fi Internet
- Bedding, Pillows, Towels and Washcloths, Shampoo, Soap and Toiletries
- 3 Wall Mounted Hair Dryers in full bathrooms
- Baby Crib and Sheets, Booster Seat and Utensils for feeding time, Baby Saucer
- Ironing Board complete with Iron
- kitchen is fully equipped with all cooking necessities Pots, Pans, Silverware, Dinnerware, Glasses, Plates, Standard Coffee and Keurig Coffee Makers.
- Water Toys and Blowup Tubes, 2 kids and 2 adults Kayaks, 6 Fishing Rods with Tackle Box
- Adult and Children's Bicycles
- Various sets of Golf Clubs with Golf Club Bag and rolling Cart
- Propane Outdoor Grill
- 4 large flat screen TV's "1 in each Master Bedroom and 1 in each living room"
- 144" Cinema Screen Surround Sound Theater room which has an additional fold down floor seat that converts to a twin bed
- 2 large refrigerators and 1 mini-fridge
- 150+ Blu-rays and 50+ DVD's
- Blu-ray Players
- Books, Toys, Games
- Backyard Firepit
- Remote Control Patio Party Lighting
- 2 Remote Control Gas Fireplaces
- Lake Access
- Bunk bed rooms are kid friendly and equipped with remote light-up moons for a calming atmosphere.

Upper level:
- Great Room - 16 ft Cathedral ceilings with floor to ceiling Stone Gas Fireplace, 55 in Flat Screen and Sound Bar, separate Reading and Chess, Checker Gaming Seating areas that includes an open concept Kitchen with additional seating at the high-bar style Island. All recessed lighting can be dimmed for that perfect ambiance.
- Formal Dining room - 9 ft ceilings and elegant arched windows that allow an abundance of light for watching the sun fall below the trees in the late evening. Dining table comfortably seats 8 for a relaxing dinner.
- Capitan's Quarters "Master Bedroom" - Tall 9 ft ceilings boasting a King size bed with reading nook and access through sliding doors to the screened in patio. Night stands have built in USB charging ports to fit all phones and a small keyed lock box is located in the closet for your personal item.
- Private Master Bathroom - Relaxing jacuzzi tub and separate standup shower, double vanity sinks with wall mounted hair dryer.
- Pirate's Cove "2nd Bedroom" - 9 ft ceilings equipped with Twin over Full Bunkbed complete with relaxing Adirondack Chair and remote Moon Wall light.
- 2nd Bathroom - Full-size Bathtub and shower with single vanity sink and wall mounted hair dryer.
- Laundry Room - Equipped with full size Washer and Dryer with cabinets stocked with washing detergent for our guests.
- Private Patio - 23 ft long screened-in and 50 ft open L-shaped deck looking over and past the backyard and trees you can see the 1st Fairway. At night entertain or be entertained with fully remote controlled Multi-Color Party Lights. Pick 1 or multiple colors, dim them down or set them to chase or flash to fit your mood along with dusk to dawn micro fairy lights dancing along the top of the fence surrounding the back yard.
- Fenced in Backyard - Dog friendly home for well behaved potty-trained dogs with Dog Poo Bag dispenser for easy back yard cleanup.

- Living Room - Spacious, comfortable area with plenty of seating for watching or participating in a changeling game of Pool or watching the game on the 65 in Flat Screen Smart TV mounted over the gas Fireplace. Dimmable recessed lighting for any atmosphere. Both Sofas can be converted to Queen size beds.
- Theater Room - Walk into the decorated Theater Room with huge 144 inch screen in High-Definition, 5.1 Surround Sound, powered reclining 4-seat leather sofa and Concession Bar complete with evening glasses, microwave for popping popcorn, Coca~Cola Mini-fridge, full size light up movie theater posters for that real movie theater experience. Pop in one of the provided Blockbuster Blu-ray movies off the shelf and enjoy the bigger than life sights and sounds. Also this room has a convertible floor sofa that turns into a twin bed to make a 5th bedroom if desired or needed
- Arcade Room - Take a trip back-in-time to play over 3000 old school games on 2 Full Size multi Arcade Machines or pick a game to play on the more modern Wii and Xbox 360.
- Half Bathroom - Located off the Theater room there is a little movie flare that adorns the walls and is sure to bring a smile even while having to take care of business.
- Piers and Paddles "3rd Bedroom Downstairs Master" - Cozy Queen size bedroom with 50 in Flat Screen and Blu-ray Player complete with walkout patio for that late night open air excursion. Night stands have built in USB charging ports to fit all phones and a small keyed lock box is located in the closet for your personal item.
- Casting Nets & Catching Dreams "4th Bedroom" - Rounding out the last bedroom with 2 Full Bunks and 1 Twin size bed. Equipped with remote control Light-up Moon and remote kid friendly barrel ceiling fan.
- 4th Bathroom - Full size Bathtub and shower with single vanity and wall mounted hair dryer.

Anchors Away would be that perfect getaway or gathering place for any and all seasonal and special occasions. Reserve this beautiful home for any gathering, weddings, birthdays, honeymoon, anniversaries, graduations, Smith Mountain Lake exploration, activities and more!

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed, 1 crib
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 bunk bed


Lake access
Free driveway parking on premises – 6 spaces
Pets allowed
65" HDTV with standard cable, Roku
Central air conditioning

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Huddleston, Virginia, United States

Amenities are all located within 1 mile of our home accessible via walking trails, bicycles or car.

Amenities include:
-2 Outdoor Pools, 1 Indoor Olympic Swimming Pool, 1 Indoor Jetted Hot Pool, 1 Outdoor Hot Tub, 2 Kiddie Pools, Play Ground, Tennis Courts, Pickle Ball Court, Basket Ball Court, Game Room with Free-Play, Gym, Walking Trails, Snack Bars, Private Beach with Diving Platform.

-18 Hole Golf Course designed by Robert Trent Jones (Contact Mariners Landing Golf Club to arrange a tee time for a fee and rent electric Golf Carts if desired). Set of Golf Clubs and 2 wheel Golf cart provided and located in the Garage.

-Access to Boat launch is free and uncovered dock slips are available during the day time as 1st come 1st serve. You only need to check in with Mariners Main Office to acquire your tags for your vehicle and watercraft before launching. Mariners Main Office also can provide overnight slip rental for $30 for the 1st night and $10 for each additional night if desired.
-Rent a Tri-toon or other watercraft at the Point for a full day of tubing, water skiing or simply power along Smith Mountain Lake and take in the many sites! Need a break off the boat in the middle of the day? Steer towards Bridgewater Maria at West Lake Village for dining, shopping, arcades, miniature golf and even rock climbing right on the water.

Smith Mountain Lake is a beautiful man-made lake with over 500 miles of shore line stretching over 3 counties and is the deepest lake in Virginia. Fish, Swim or boat or any combination to enjoy nature at its finest.

Need more? Mariners Landing is only 45 min from Lynchburg, 30 min from Roanoke with local sites to see within a 30 min drive such as Homestead Creamery for the best ice-cream in this part of Virginia, Smith Mountain Lake Alpaca's Farm where you can see and pet the animals and so much more!

Hosted by Melissa

Joined in January 2021
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During your stay
First and foremost we are committed to your safety so please no one with a confirmed case of Covid-19 within the quarantine period stay at this home.

We are a family of 5 (1 daughter and 2 sons). 2 years ago during our annual family vacation we discovered Smith Mountain Lake for the first time. We enjoyed our time here together so much we searched high and low for the perfect home in the same community so we could relive the experience over and over.
We hope you enjoy your stay at our home as much as we do.

If you have any questions or needs please don't hesitate to contact us.
First and foremost we are committed to your safety so please no one with a confirmed case of Covid-19 within the quarantine period stay at this home.

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