Some Good Reasons to opt for a Vacation Home Rental in Virginia

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Virginia is a state known for love and romance vacationing here is very exciting thing. As this city of love offers great number of attractions to explore and if you a planning to spend your vacations here with your soul mate, then renting a Vacation Home Rental is going to be the perfect accommodation for you if you are thinking- why so?

Then, here Bernards Vacation Properties is here with some good reason to opt for Vacation Home Rentals, Virginia.

1) Enjoy Luxury at Affordable Prices: – The first good reason to opt for a Vacation Home Rentals, Virginia is that you can get to enjoy the luxury at affordable price. As Vacation Rentals are the properties which offer fully furnished homes at low prices.

2) Spacious Rooms with Great Number of Amenities: – Bernards vacation properties in their all inclusive Vacation Packages, Virginia, it also offers family sized apartments, Virginia, consist of spacious rooms with great number of amenities such as Fully Equipped Kitchen, Private Pool, HDTV, Hot Tub, Air Conditioning Boat Rentals etc. which you cannot get hotel rooms as their hotel rooms are usually small. Along with that if you want to avail their other amenities you have to pay extra money for that

3) Location of the Property: – Our All Inclusive Vacation Packages, Virginia offers the freedom to choose the location of your rental property. As Bernards Vacation Properties offers its travelers best family sized apartments Virginia, where you along with your family can also get to enjoy the fun activities. Whereas hotel does not give their travelers this kind of freedom and if you want to avail property at best location you have to pay big bucks for that.

4) Attractions with Adventurous Activities: – The great thing about Bernards Vacation Properties is that, it offers great number of attractions such as Explore Park, Smith Mountain Lake Community and Roanoke Mountain, Vineyard Park West, Stonebridge Park and many others. Where you along with your family and friends enjoy the best of adventure activities – These are Fishing, Skiing, Hiking, Canoeing, Boating etc.

5) Enjoy Complete Privacy: – The drawback of booking hotel rooms is that they have lack of privacy, anytime service staff can come at your door to disturb you. But the best thing travelers get at Vacation Home Rentals is complete privacy No one is going to disturb you, you can enjoy the way you want. Apart from that Vacation Rental Home offers comfort and relaxation along with the homely feel of staying at another home away from your home.

Smith Mountain Lake Fishing Reports


STRIPER- Excellent striper fishing around Cedar Key. Some of the fish weigh up to 30 pounds. Hopkins spoons, 1/3 ounce, are also taking some stripers. Lots of 12 pound stripers are hitting Cordell Red Fins and Rebel Spoonbill plugs at night at the lower end of the lake.

BASS- anglers are catching good numbers of bass, to seven pounds. Bass are hitting spinnerbaits and plastic worms on rocky points and boat docks. Fish the dropoffs and ledges adjacent to boat docks, as the bigger fish are about 20 feet dee



 BASS- are beginning to go on the beds. Some are being caught in the backs of coves and on shallow banks, using chameleon colored plastic worms. The better bass fishing is in the Blackwater River arm of the lake.

STRIPERS- are biting well, with a 20+ pound fish being taken on live shad this past week.

CRAPPIE-fishing is also excellent.



STRIPERS Good striper action, to 25 pounds, on Cordell Ripplin’ Redfins and live shad, in the lower end of the lake.

LARGEMOUTH BASS    are catching largemouth and smallmouth bass, and crappie. Main lake points are the preferred location for the bass.

CRAPPIE  located around submerged brush and bridge pilings.



LARGEMOUTH BASS fishing is excellent. Small jigs and pumpkin, blue-flash or smoke colored, four inch plastic worms are the better choice for lures.

STRIPERS 14-20 pounds, are being taken between the islands at the lower end of the lake in shallow water. Stripers are also active on the points in Craddock and Witcher Creeks. Fish bucktails in 2-8 feet of water and live shad at 15 feet.

Crappie fishing is excellent, with lots of big fish.


LARGEMOUTH BASS are turned on. The bass may be caught off main channel points on plastic worms or jig ‘n pig baits. The fish are not orienting to cover. Bass are also being caught on bucktails by striper anglers. Spinnerbaits are taking bass on gravel banks in the creeks. Bass are also bedding in some of the shallow areas.

CRAPPIE are in brushpiles back up the creeks, in 4-6 feet of water. Walleyes are also hitting in the creeks. Small crankbaits in white or yellow are best.

STRIPERS are being caught in shallow water, with the fish running 12-22 pounds. Most active areas for stripers are from markers 31-47 on the Roanoke River and at Magnum Point and the 4-H Center on the Blackwater River. Stripers are also active on the points in Craddock and Witcher Creeks. Fish bucktails in 2-8 feet of water and live shad at 15 feet.