South of the James is the perfect stay to explore Richmond! Close proximity to the Fan, Shockoe Bottom, Monument Ave, Scotts Addition, James River, Hull Street and Southside. Nearby coffee shops, breweries, shopping, James River Park system and farmers markets. Easily accommodates 10 guests with four bedrooms and two full baths. Pet friendly home with full kitchen, laundry on-site, large basement and on-site entertainment including ping pong and cornhole, plenty of parking and a fenced in yard.
You won’t find a more central location for everything in the Capital City than the South of the James house! This four bedroom home with a large backyard and plenty of parking offers a premier location, with something for everyone within minutes of the home.
Just a short walk to two coffee shops and restaurants just around the corner! Blocks to the local South of the James Farmer’s Market, which is a weekend mainstay most of the year! Located in Forest Hill Park, it is just around the corner. Shopping and breweries at Hull Street / Manchester area, less than a mile away.
This listing is perfect for the outdoor lover! There are running and biking trails just around the corner at the James River Park system and the Forest Hill Park. Fish for smallmouth bass, tan on the warm river rocks or float the historic James River, only a quarter mile away. Multiple public access points including Pony Pasture, Huguenot Flatwater and Reedy Creek. A great three-four hour tubing or kayaking float runs from Pony Pasture put in to Reedy Creek, both just minutes away from this home. Texas Beach, a popular local hangout on the James River, is just over the bridge on the north side. Floats are available at the house for guests’ use if you’d like to enjoy an afternoon on the river!
You’re only a ten minute drive to The Fan, Carytown, and Museum District. Just over the bridge, take a stroll around Byrd Park or the beautiful gardens of Maymont. Also only 10 minutes to all of the sights and sounds of Downtown Richmond and Shockoe Bottom. Chesterfield and Midlothian are only a 15 minute drive as well.
Richmond is home to over twenty breweries! If you are a beer lover, you’re in luck. Several of these are within 10-15 minutes. Legend Brewery, Richmond’s original Brewery is just seven minutes away and offers a great view of the river and city skyline.
Enter the home through the front door via key in a key box. Guests will immediately see the comfortable living room to the right and dining room and kitchen ahead. The kitchen has marble countertops and new appliances throughout. Spacious and plenty of room for cooking. Two bar stools slide up to the large island bar and a full dining room table. The breakfast bar also doubles as a great laptop-friendly area.
The living room offers couches and a chair for relaxing and watching your favorite shows on the flat screen TV. The HD antenna gets 40-50 channels, plus smart TV capability for you to log into your streaming services like Netflix and Hulu. WIFI included throughout the home. The sofa in the living room pulls out to sleep 2.
To the left of the kitchen is the first floor bedrooms, one outfitted with a full size bed and the other a bunk room with two twin beds. The bunk room also includes many kid-friendly items: TV with children appropriate DVD’s, kids games, toys, kid-sized table and 4 chairs in the closet and glow in the dark blankets. On this level, there is also a full bath and door access to the basement. Please be careful on the steep steps!
Going upstairs from the living room, you’ll find the master bedroom and fourth bedroom, both outfitted with queen beds. The master bedroom also includes a Roku smart TV and a work station desk. There is also a reading area with a lounge chair at the top of the stairs. Full bath with stand-up shower.
All bedrooms have an arm chair, white noise machine and night light with 2 pillows per person and extra blankets. With the exception of the bunk bed room, each room also features a ceiling fan, a large or full-length mirror and bedside lamps.
Washer and dryer on site in the basement. The open basement has some lawn games, coolers, and floats for guests’ use.
The large fenced in back yard is a great place to enjoy outdoor time with kids or friends.
We’re pet friendly! Please keep pets off of the furniture and beds. Additional cleaning fee may be charged for excess hair or mess due to pets.
Self check-in is provided with a keypad on the house.
•The Fan, Shockoe Bottom, Monument Avenue, Scotts Addition, Carytown, Museum District, Byrd Park, Maymont, Downtown Richmond
•James River, James River Park System, Pony Pasture, Huguenot Flatwater, Reedy Creek, the Canal Walk
•Hull Street, Southside, Manchester, Chesterfield, Midlothian
•Coffee shops, restaurants, retail shopping, farmers’ markets
•Breweries such as Legend Brewery, The Veil Brewing Company, Stone Brewing Company, Starr Hill Beer Hall & Rooftop, Hardywood Park Craft Brewery
•Running, biking/walking trails, fishing, tubing, kayaking, floating
Private parking for two vehicles in the back of the fenced in property, plus street parking. You can access Uber, Lyft and taxi services from the house.
There are two available parking spots in the back yard. Public parking is also available on the street.
No parties or events allowed at the property. Quiet hours from 9 a.m. till 10 p.m.
Please turn off space heaters when not in location. At checkout, place towels in laundry basket in master closet and used dishes in sink.
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DISCOUNTS: Our pricing is haggle-free and always represents the lowest and best price we can offer, including long-term and seasonal rates. Weekly and monthly discounts are shown, if applicable. We are not able to provide additional discounts.
AVAILABILITY: Our calendar is up to date and accurate. If your requested dates are showing as available, you are welcome to proceed with your booking!
EARLY CHECK-IN: Due to our high number of turnovers, we cannot accommodate early check-in or late check-out requests.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Please read and understand the cancellation policy prior to booking. This policy is firm, and we will be upheld in the event of a cancellation. We recommend purchasing travel insurance if you have concerns that you may need to cancel your reservation for any reason.
- Air conditioning
- Washing Machine
- Hair Dryer
- Smoke detector
- First aid kit
- Fire Extinguisher
- Laptop Friendly workspace
- Pets allowed
- Street parking
- Free parking
- Suitable for children
- Suitable for infants
- Iron board
- Outdoor grill
- Coffee/tea maker
- Dining room
- Garden or backyard
- Kitchen utensils
- Hot water
- Private entrance
- Extra pillows and blankets
- Cooking basics
- Childrens dinnerware
- Ping pong table
- Dining area
- Long term stays allowed
- Deadbolt lock
- Outdoor lighting
- Contactless Check-In/Out
- Fenced yard
- Dishes & utensils for children
- Books for kids
- Free WiFi
- Smart TV
- Dining table
- Outdoor furniture
- Cleaning products
- Body soap
- Shower gel
- Clothing storage
- Exercise equipment
- Board games
- Ceiling fan
- Portable fans
- Baking sheet
- Barbeque utensils
- Wine glasses