Laura Watrous

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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RIVERSIDE LUXURY IN THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS

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On the Cane River with 2 riverside parks: 2 bdrms + sleeper sofa, 2 bathrooms,

Spend your vacation days relaxing and enjoying the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains. At night, fall asleep on a luxurious queen size Simmons Beautyrest Healthsmart mattress while listening to the sound of the Cane River outside your open window.

We are located 45 minutes northeast of Asheville, NC in Yancey County, the gateway to Mount Mitchell. Our property is 6 miles south of Burnsville town square and includes 200 acres of private land with over a mile of crystal clear river frontage for fishing, tubing, swimming, and playing. Guest cabins are all located mountain side overlooking the river.

Each cabin features a private hot tub on the deck, vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, wood burning fireplace, electric heat, AC, ceiling fans (3), telephone, wireless high speed internet, linens, cookware, and paper goods.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
Laura Watrous (Owner)
Advertiser since 2005
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Speaks english

About Laura Watrous

I'm Laura Watrous. My husband and partner, Brett Watrous, are the owners of the two luxury vacation cabins that make up Riverwalk Vacation Rentals. We love our life in the mountains and find great joy sharing our special piece of the world with guests. Our cabins were originally designed with the kind of comfort and luxury we strive for when we vacation.

Laura Watrous purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Laura Watrous chose Burnsville

The saying goes: 'I wasn't born in Burnsville but I got here as quickly as I could' The climate is perfect with four different seasons: Beautiful cool Summers, colorful Falls, relatively mild Winters, and fresh colorful Springs. Morning Glory is in a perfect location to make the most of why a Blue Ridge Mountain vacation is great any time of the year.

What makes this cabin unique

Morning Glory cabin is private yet convenient to features not available anywhere else. This cabin sits just above the Cane River with a wide open view of the river. The sound of the river actually echos in the porch rafters. Guests of Riverwalk also have access to two privately owned riverside parks which cater to our guests. One with pool & playground, the other with picnic pavilion, river tubes, large fire pit and youth zip line. There are 200+ acres of hiking and exploring right on the Riverwalk property. Neighboring farm with people friendly horses, donkeys and a goat. Farm owner offers horse 'time' for a small fee. Riverwalk is close to Blue Ridge Parkway, Mount Mitchell and The Pisgah National Forest (pedestrian, bike, equestrian trails).

Guestbook comments from the owner

“Riverwalk: 5 stars *****” “We have been renting cabins for 10 years and this is the best. God willing, we will be back to enjoy the Ewing’s wonderful hospitality and cabins. (Texas)
Jun 2010
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 37 traveler reviews

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Riverside Luxury in the Blue Ridge Mountains
average rating of 5.0 based on 37 reviews
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Riverside Luxury in the Blue Ridge Mountains
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p125689
(828) 284-5055
Burnsville High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Chicago, IL
5

What an Escape!

  • 5 of 5
We had such a superb time staying at RiverWalk in May, 2006. The amenities were impeccable, the hosts gracious and the scenery breathtaking. We highly recommend this getaway and will hopefully return soon!
  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2006
  • Stayed: May 2006
  • Source: HomeAway
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Riverside Luxury in the Blue Ridge Mountains
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p125689
(828) 284-5055
Burnsville High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
5

Morning Glory at Riverwalk

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I spent a fantastic week at Morning Glory. The Cabin was excellent in every way. The owner Laura, gave us just the right amount of attention. Riverwalk is a great place to relax and unwind. The location is remote enough to be very quiet, but close enough to Burnsville to be convenient. We made our way into Ashville several times for the fantastic restaurants, breweries and the like. If you've never travelled the Blueridge Parkway, just do it! Too bad more highways aren't built this way!

Hiking in the area is easily accessible and is some of the best east of the Mississippi. Mount Mitchell St. Park is about an hour away, but the views from the highest point east of the Mississippi are fantastic. Take the Mt. Mitchell trail 3 or 4 miles one way for a great workout with some amazing views. "I'll be baaaaaack!"
  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Riverside Luxury in the Blue Ridge Mountains
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p125689
(828) 284-5055
Burnsville High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
5

Absolutely wonderful!

  • 5 of 5
We really enjoyed our stay at Morning Glory Cabin. It was peaceful, clean, with every convenience. The view and sound of the river from the front porch was delightful. The owner, Laura, went out of her way to check on us and to make sure that everything we needed was available.

We will certainly be back, and look forward to Morning Glory when we do.

Monica & Jim Felder - Raleigh
  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Riverside Luxury in the Blue Ridge Mountains
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p125689
(828) 284-5055
Burnsville High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Youngsville NC USA
5

No Kids No Pets No Problems

  • 5 of 5
Let me state right out front, The 1st thing I would change at this cabin would be NOTHING. Excellent private location over looking the river, nice house in side and out, house provided plenty of room for us (2 couples in our 50's) everything was as expected, the front door was open and the lights were on when we got there. Heavy rain, no problem as the deck cover took care of that for us, we just sat on the deck and enjoyed the rain. Laura was a great host, very nice set-up within the property (take you time to enjoy what's with-in the property. We'll be back and most likely will bring our pets, as we had fun just hanging out with-in the overall property. Rode Downtown Burnsville (pretty neat) & took in the Biltmore (about a 40 minute drive). For meals, take a ride back into Burnsville to Ingles, nice clean store with everything you may need. "Thanks" Laura for such a special outstanding treat, hope to see you soon back in your neck of the woods!!
  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We love that we can offer so much more than just a nice vacation home by itself. Glad you all took advantage and enjoyed the property as a whole! Laura
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Riverside Luxury in the Blue Ridge Mountains
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p125689
(828) 284-5055
Burnsville High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
5

Absolutely Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5
What a wonderful and relaxing place to stay, and far more than we expected. The cabin is beautiful inside and out. We loved the hot tub. The Cane River is right below the cabin and lulled us to sleep each night. Our best vacation in 20 years. The location is perfect with Burnsville only minutes away and Asheville less than 30 minutes away. Laura made us feel like we were part of the family. Our only regret is that we only stayed a week.
  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Next year, how 'bout two weeks? :-)
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Riverside Luxury in the Blue Ridge Mountains
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p125689
(828) 284-5055
Burnsville High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
5

Great Stay

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I stayed at Morning Glory Cabin. We also brought along our dog.
The overlook of Cane Creek was beautiful. We fished right off the rocks and had great success with the amount of fish we caught. Our Golden Retriever also loved swimming in the creek. The cabin was very clean and well maintained. The property manager called during our stay to check on us and to make sure that we had everything we needed. The grounds of River Walk are beautiful. I would definitely recommend to a friend, as this was a very relaxing stay.
  • Submitted: May 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Being so close to the river is one of the many great features as a guest of Riverwalk. So glad you took advantage of it!
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Map

Map

Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Interstate 26
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Downtown Burnsville
Car: necessary

Located in Yancey County, NC, home to Mt Mitchell, highest mountain east of the Mississippi.

Other Activities: Trout fishing, large local craft population, motorcycle touring, blue ridge parkway, Grandfather Mountain

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Availability & Rates

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Burnsville Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 26 2014 - Nov 30 2014
3 night minimum stay
$160
$900
$2,200
 
 
Christmas
Dec 21 2014 - Dec 28 2014
5 night minimum stay
$160
$925
$2,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$160
$900
$2,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $0
Cleaning $60 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%
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Amenities

Amenities

Burnsville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Heating
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Air Conditioning
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Stove ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 king
  • First floor bedroom has a queen size bed Loft area has either a kingsize bed or optionally two single beds Living area sofa is a fold out sleeper
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • library
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • horseshoes
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • skiing
  • golf
  • mountain climbing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • water tubing
  • rafting
  • equestrian events
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain biking

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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