Hi, we're John and Sharon!

We built the Gate House in 2009 specifically as a short term rental. So unlike many rentals on the lake, it is NOT old and in need of updating, etc. It has a great cottage/beach house feel to it without being too rustic. It has high quality fixtures and appliances without feeling "stuffy" or "elegant". It's the perfect family getaway (and we always include dogs when we use the word "family")

Sharon and I live right around the corner and are easy to reach when there are questions about the house, or things that might need fixing. We visit the Gate House every weekend during weekly cleanings to ensure it stay in tip-top shape.

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Smith Mountain Lake Home
4 BR / 3 BA / Sleeps 8 4 8 Min stay varies
Home / 4 Bedrooms / Sleeps 8
(8) Excellent 8 Reviews
Bedrooms:4
Bathrooms:3
Sleeps:8
Type:Home
Per night:$275 - $300
Per month:$8,250 - $9,000
Pets allowed:Yes
Internet:No

The Gate House was built in 2009 and is a beautiful place to spend a week on the lake. The 3000 square foot house is well laid out for relaxing and entertaining. In a place where most rental houses have a long set of stairs to the lake, the Gate House has a meandering concrete walkway....

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Awesome!

“ Excellent ”
January 6, 2016
John and Sharon have a very nice and inviting home! They were more than accommodating with everything and were available to answer any questions that we had. The house is perfect for pretty much any group. There are plenty of games (board games, ping pong, Foosball) that would appeal to all age groups. The location is very secluded and provides a lot of privacy. Already looking into another trip!
Sean Ray, Richmond, VA

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John and Sharon Hansen
John and Sharon Hansen
John and Sharon Hansen
From Moneta, Virginia
Member since August, 2010