Crumps Mountain Cottage

2150 Indian Creek Road, Amherst, Virginia 24521
Innkeeper(s): Carolyn & Curtis Crump
  • View the surrounding mountains and pastoral valley

    View the surrounding mountains and pastoral valley

  • Two bedrooms with double beds.

    Two bedrooms with double beds.

  • Welcome to Crumps Mountain Cottage

    Welcome to Crumps Mountain Cottage

  • A solitary cottage is nestled within the Blue Ridge mountains

    A solitary cottage is nestled within the Blue Ridge mountains

 
  • Introduction

    Crump's Mountain Cottage - Amherst, Virginia

    An isolated treat for those who love nature

    This solitary cottage is nestled within the Blue Ridge Mountains in Amherst, VA, away from people and phones. Enjoy the panoramic view of the pastoral valley below and surrounding mountains from the deck. A small fishpond is onsite, three nearby lakes, and several mountain streams for those who like to fish.

    Explore our 243 wooded acres bordered by the George Washington National Forest. The cottage is equipped with central heat and air conditioning. There is a laundry room with washer and dryer. We furnish clean sheets and towels. There is a TV/VCR (which receives no stations) and a radio that plays cassettes and CD's. We do have a sizable library of movies from which you may choose to watch. Board games, puzzles and playing cards are also furnished. Please be aware that there is no phone, but cell phone reception is received at the cottage.

    A one time food supply for breakfast includes the following:

    • 1 dozen eggs, package of bacon
    • loaf of homemade bread, quart of milk
    • 8 oz. jar of homemade jam, jellies or butters, margarine, sugar, coffee, herbal tea, and tea

    The kitchen is fully equipped for cooking major meals:

    electric stove, refrigerator, pots, pans, microwave, automatic coffee makers, dishware, eating utensils, and an outdoor charcoal Weber grill (charcoal and charcoal starter are not provided). Basic toiletries such as bed sheets, extra blankets, extra pillows, towels, bath soaps, shampoo, and a hairdryer are provided.

    View From The Deck

     

  • Directions to the Cottage

    From I-64 at Charlottesville:

    1. Take 29 South toward Lynchburg
    2. Travel about 35 miles from Charlottesville
    3. Turn RIGHT on 56 West, toward Piney River
    4. Go 5.1 miles
    5. Left onto 151 South for 0.2 miles
    6. Right onto 778, called Lowesville Road for 3.8 miles
    7. Right onto 621, called Indian Creek Road for 5 miles
    8. Our driveway is near the end of the state maintained road of 621
    9. The last 2 miles on Indian Creek Road becomes graveled (about 200 yards after the road becomes graveled
    10. You will cross a short bridge which carries you across Indian creek)
    11. Turn Right into our paved driveway, which is 0.3 mile in length and will lead you to our cedar sided house
    12. The cottage is located on the forest road. We will take you up to the cottage once you arrive

    From Lynchburg/Richmond:

    1. Starting at Amherst, from the traffic circle, continue on 60 W for 6 miles
    2. Righton 778 ( Lowesville Rd.) for 6 miles
    3. Left on 621 ( Indian Creek Road ) for 5 miles
    4. Our driveway is near the end of the state maintained road
    5. The last 2 miles on Indian Creek Road becomes graveled (about 200 yards after the road becomes graveled, you will cross a short bridge which carries you across Indian creek)
    6. Turn Right into our paved driveway which is 0.3 mile in length and will lead you to our cedar sided house
    7. The cottage is located on the forest road. We will take you up to the cottage once you arrive