Description Rendezvous Bay
- Shenandoah Crossing is for those who want the simplicity of nature and the small-town sophistication of Charlottesville. The resort is located in Central Virginia which is known for its historic battlefields, picturesque farms, old churches, and aristocratic homes. When you're not exploring history, tour the scenic countryside along some of the nation's best hiking and riding trails. Shenandoah Crossing Resort is an outdoor vacation experience. The accommodation here is predominantly cabins in the woods, with a few that are Lake Front. There are eight town-homes also on wooded lots. We have all the experiences you would find being outdoors such as bees, raccoons, fox, deer, turkey and other wildlife. Although we monitor our grounds, wildlife and vegetation are abundant. Access to the cabins is via pathways, ranging in distance from 20' to 200' from parking spaces. The closest airport to the resort is Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO). The horses are nose to tail walking a trail traversing areas of the resort and accompanied by trail guides. Wagon Rides are a 20 minute ride along the roads in the resort. The wagon seats are hay bales and the wagon is pulled by a tractor. Pony Rides are for children under the age of 8. Parents may lead the pony around the ring. Carriage Rides are horse drawn and travel the roads on the resort. Wrangler Program is a two-day program in which participants learn about breeds, colors, markings, anatomy of the horse, parts of the saddle, basic horse care and handling. This also involves a riding lesson and trail ride. The hotel facilities include Outdoor basketball court, Sand volleyball court, Lighted tennis courts, Horseshoe pits, Playground, Baseball diamond.Lake Izac Tavern, located in the lodge, offers a scenic view of Lake Izac and the Ben Lomond Manor House . The tavern provides patrons with a country setting and a memorable dining experience. A seasonal outdoor patio provides additional seating. Shenandoah Crossing is a desirable facility to host outdoor weddings, church retreats, corporate getaways, golf outings, family reunions and banquets. Our scenic lake view has been the backdrop for several outdoor weddings. The beautiful Ben Lomond Manor House has also provided a wonderful setting for weddings and social events. The complexes facilities include meeting rooms for 30 people or up to 120 for seated dining. The Great Hall at the hotel is utilized for the large functions including receptions and dances. The playground and picnic area provides an outdoor venue for family reunions and group gatherings. The Observation Room-Located on the second floor of our lodge, it has balcony access for a view of the lake and Manor House.