Massanutten Journals

Thanksgiving Week at Massanutten

A November 2002 trip to Massanutten by serandal

Massanutten Resort: Eagle Trace Photo, McGaheysville, Virginia More Photos
Quote: I spent an enjoyable week at the Massanutten Resort in Virginia nestled in a "kettle" at the southern end of Virginia's Massanutten Mountains.The resort's 6000 acres are surrounded by mountain peaks. It is located near the Shenendoah National Park.

Thanksgiving Week at Massanutten

Best Of IgoUgo

Overview

Shenendoah National Forest Photo, Massanutten, Virginia
Quote:
Get a massage at the spa at Massanutten. Hike the trails in Shenendoah National Park. Visit vineyards and taste wine. See the caverns at Luray (I 81- exit 264). Visit Charlottesville and the University of Virginia (one hour away). The resort itself offers golf, miniature golf, snow tubing, hiking, swimming, volleyball, basketball, horseshoes, and skiing. The area is really a place to visit during all four seasons. Snow sports highlight the winter season, golfers hit the links in the spring, you can swim in the summer and see the beautiful changing leaves in autumn. Quick Tips: Make sure you stock up on supplies and food as Harrisonburg is 10 miles away. The resort is family oriented. You wil...Read More

Massanutten Resort: Eagle Trace

Best Of IgoUgo

Hotel | "Eagle Trace at Massanutten"

Massanutten Resort: Eagle Trace Photo, McGaheysville, Virginia
Quote:
Best Things Nearby:There are many places to visit around the area. Shenendoah National Forest is about 7 miles away. Luray Caverns is about a 45 minute drive. You can take a tour of a local vineyard-about a 45 minute drive. Charlottes ville is 1 hour away and Washington D.C. is about 2 1/2 hours away. The resort takes you on Vineyard Tours and Tours to Washington D.C. James Madison University is in Harrisonburg- about 10 miles away. The resort is located on the southern end of Virginia's Massanutten Mountains. The views are spectacular! Best Things About the Resort:The resort has a multitude of activities- skiing in the winter, swimming in the summer, golf in the spring, and hi...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on November 29, 2002

Massanutten Resort: Eagle Trace
Route 644
McGaheysville, Virginia
(540) 289-9441

Woodstone Deli & Pizzeria

Restaurant | "Woodstone Meadows Deli and Pizzeria"

Woodstone Deli & Pizzeria Photo, Massanutten, Virginia
Quote:
The Woodstone Meadows Deli and Pizzeria offers a variety of pizzas, pasta, salads, and subs. You can take out or eat in. It has a very casual atmosphere. It is convenient to order and then pick it up. They also deliver if you order at least 10 dollars worth. Salads ($2.95-$8.95) include House, Greek, Antipasto and Tuna. Pizzas ($7.95-$16.50) include Hawaiian, the Garden and The Ultimate. Pastas($6.95-$8.95)include lasagna, Penne Marianara, Chicken Parmigiana and Fettuccini Alfredo. Beverages include soft drinks and beer.

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on November 28, 2002

Woodstone Deli & Pizzeria
1822 Resort Dr At Massanutten's Four Season Resort
Massanutten, Virginia 22840
(540) 289-4998

Fareways Restaurant

Restaurant | "Fairways Restaurant and Lounge"

Quote:
The restaurant is located by a section of the golf course. It is nice to sit by the window and see the scenery. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily from 7:30 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. (Sunday-Thursday) or 10:00(Friday-Saturday). The Lounge with has a big screen TV and live entertainment on the weekends is open until midnight on Friday and Saturday. Tuesday and Wednesday are owner appreciation days and there is a 10% discount with a Resort ID. $9.95 early bird specials are also offfered. The restarant serves typical American fare: salads, steaks, chicken, french fries, sandwiches etc. There's not much for vegetarians except for salad and a pasta dish. There is a good ...Read More

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on January 5, 2003

Fareways Restaurant
1822 Resort Drive
Massanutten, Virginia 22840
(540) 289-4954

Activity Cards

Story/Tip

Quote:
If you are staying for the week at Massanutten and plan to participate in many of the resort activities, you can save a lot of money by buying The Activity Card. Activity cards can be purchased at the Concierge desk in Woodstone Meadows on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday from 9-9, or at the Mountainside Villas Welcome Center on Friday-Sunday from 4-7. The cost is $99 dollars for adults and $49 dollars for children 17 and under. Call ext. 65033 for details about the card. Here is a sample list of some of the activities and the savings using the card. Tae Box Aerobics $5 free with card Raquetball usage and Tennis equipment $ 28 free with card Wine Seminar $15 fr...Read More