Surrounded by the beautiful Appalachian Mountains just west of Hancock, Maryland, rests a family
farm that welcomes you.
Streamside walking paths.
and see. Relax and renew. Hike. Birdwatch.
Walk. Cycle. Read. Talk. Play games. Go to town or sit on the porch and then later walk in the woods.
B.Y.O.H. Bring your own horse option with a "Bed &
Barn" reservation. 400 acres with scenic trails.
Western Maryland 19th century farmhouse at family owned & operated Valley Meadow Farms is available for vacation rental
year round. The tin-roofed home has 11 rooms including 4 bedrooms upstairs, 1 bathroom downstairs, fully equipped kitchen,
dining room and family room and is surrounded by our 400 acre farm. Enjoy the peace & quiet from the wraparound front
porch or strolling down the private lane.
Get away from it all and enjoy hiking, walking, birding, cycling and the
outdoors as you enjoy
walking near spring-fed ponds, wonderful woodlands and beautiful hillsides and meadows. The ideal place for bird watching
and wildlife viewing. Nearby Hancock, MD is rich with canal activities, dining, antique stores, bicycling and railroad history.
Just across the Potomac River is Berkeley Springs, WV known for country dining, unique shops, spas and town browsing.
Rental rates for the farmhouse are $150 per night (2 night minimum) plus $50 cleaning
fee and tax. Rates based on 1-4 people. Extra persons are $25 per person per night plus tax. Additional fees for those wishing to bring their horse
for our newly created "bed & barn" guest reservation option. Check-in at 3 p.m., check-out by 12 noon.
A non-refundable deposit of one night's fee (check or money order) is required to guarantee and confirm reservation after
placing a courtesy hold. Bed and bath linens are provided. The farmhouse is
not easily accessible to handicapped persons. Pets and smoking are not permitted.
For GPS/mapping or directions, farmhouse location is
15006 Bottenfield Road, Hancock, MD 21750.
To reserve a FARMHOUSE STAY or a BED & BARN STAY, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301-678-5023 to see if your dates are available and to request a courtesy hold. Mail deposit to Valley Meadow
Farms, 14724 Stumpf Road, Hancock, MD 21750.
"Truly a special place! Thoroughly enjoyed our visit -- sitting on the porch
& wandering down the lane and through the fields. A great place to stay while biking the Western Maryland Rail Trail."
— Sally & Jim
were looking for some relaxing time away and found it here! The nature, solitude & zero chance of passing cars was
wonderful." — Ian & Allison
"The farmhouse is always a welcome retreat." — Steve
"We've come more than 5 years
and it's amazing -- our happy place." — Matt and Dana
"A wonderful home & beautiful surroundings. A very welcome escape from
DC life. Kids loved the swingset & butterflies and grownups loved sitting on the porch and listening to birds and
bullfrogs." — Jeffrey & Leah
"We strolled along the road and through the woods with the deer leading... a lovely family
holiday.'" — Michael and Annette
"A birder's paradise - spotting over 32 species and heard more!" — Cheryl and Tim
"The quiet and stillness were unbelievable...the
darkness absolute." — Margo and David
"Sitting on the porch absorbing a bit
of God's creation has renewed our spirits. The quiet, natural surroundings have taken hold of our hearts. We leave with
wonderful memories and a family drawn closer once again." — Connie and Earl
"The house was great,
the surrounding land just beautiful and the leaves were every color of the rainbow.'" — Guy, Jim, Sherry,
Pete and Cindy
"With the peace of this land, we left
rested, refreshed and renewed." — Sharon, Gayla, and Lorraine
Serene ponds on property.
Wildlife walks bring you alongside the
best of nature.
Seasonal beauty from snow to spring blossoms,
fall foliage and summer sunsets. Below, our contented cows in buttercups.