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AFFORDABLE COTTAGE-STYLE CABIN IN THE WOODS ~ BIKING, HIKING ~ READ OUR REVIEWS!

Angela

Advertiser since: 2007
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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin

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AFFORDABLE COTTAGE-STYLE CABIN IN THE WOODS ~ BIKING, HIKING ~ READ OUR REVIEWS!

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin

Overview

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Valle Crucis Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Large Loft + Den, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Enjoy fresh mountain air and peaceful atmosphere at Bear Tree Cabin! Cute as a button, it's nestled on the margin of a forest and gets its nickname from an unusual natural formation on a tree in the yard that looks like a bear is hugging it.

Less than a mile from the Watauga River, the cabin is situated near a rural farming neighborhood. Fishing, canoeing or swimming in the Watauga River is less than a mile away. Bring your mountain bike and enjoy the gentle grade of the Watauga River Road ... or for a little more adventure, let our resident mountain bike expert recommend a nearby trail that fits your abilities ... And if road biking is your passion, find out why Lance Armstrong said of our area '...I'd say it's the best area for training in the whole of the United States.' (Cycle Sport June 1998).

Shopping at the historic Mast General Store is only 3 miles away.

Restaurants of all types are in nearby Banner Elk, Boone and Blowing Rock as well as a few in the village of Valle Crucis itself. Hiking trails are available onsite or within a short drive.

And during the winter months ... Three ski resorts are within a 30 to 40 min. drive. Cross country skiing onsite is available if snow conditions are right. Snow tubing is an option for the non-skier at some ski resorts nearby. At the end of the day, come 'home' to a relaxing hot tub.

Keywords: Cabin, Cottage, Birding, Fly Fishing, Mountain Biking, Christmas Trees, Skiing

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Angela (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2007
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About Angela

A resident of Watauga county for most of his life, owner Jim Henson has traveled around the world climbing mountains including Kilimanjaro, Mt. Elbrus, and Mt. Ranier. He is an avid mountain biker and enjoys playing tennis. He grows Christmas trees on part of his farm, but the vast majority of his 250 acres is woodlands and he has donated a conservation easement on more than half of his land to the Blue Ridge Conservancy. If you call for more info you will likely speak with Jim's assistant, Angela (a veritable wealth of knowledge).

Why Angela chose Valle Crucis

After owning the 250-acre farm for nearly 40 years, Jim decided to build a cabin in 2006 for friends and family to share in the beauty of the location. Valle Crucis is centrally located to Banner Elk, Boone and Blowing Rock.

What makes this cabin unique

Bear Tree cabin gets its name from an unusual natural formation on a tree near the cabin. The wooded surroundings allow for the discovery of many of Mother Nature's wonders! An extensive network of mountain bike trails is not far away.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Travel with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

Reviews

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based on 30 traveler reviews

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Affordable Cottage-style Cabin in the Woods ~ Biking, Hiking ~ Read Our Reviews!
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 30 reviews
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Affordable Cottage-style Cabin in the Woods ~ Biking, Hiking ~ Read Our Reviews!
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Valle Crucis High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Charlotte, NC
4

Adorable Cabin!

  • 4 of 5
Our family really enjoyed this adorable cabin! Loved the setting and attention to detail with the decorating inside & out. We were only able to stay 1 night, but we will definitely plan to come & stay longer next time. Our boys loved exploring on the trail behind the house and the adults loved relaxing on the front porch. A very serene & comfortable getaway!
  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Affordable Cottage-style Cabin in the Woods ~ Biking, Hiking ~ Read Our Reviews!
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Valle Crucis High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Charlotte, NC, USA
5

One of my favorite places to visit in North Carolina

  • 5 of 5
I have stayed twice, so far, at the Bear Tree Cabin, for a total of 5 days. Both times, the cabin and amenities have far exceeded my every expectation. The first visit, there were four of us, and the second visit, there were nine of us. Everyone was delighted to have such a nice place to "crash" at the end of long days playing in the beautiful NC mountains. We found the beds to be comfortable, the hot tub was fantastic, and even in the dead of Summer, it was always comfortable even without air conditioning. The cabin owners were extremely pleasant, and I am very much looking forward to staying at the cabin again, in the future. Thank you very much for sharing this wonderful cabin with myself and my friends, we are very thankful that we have this resource available for when we want to come up and explore the beautiful North Carolina mountains, and way of living.
  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Affordable Cottage-style Cabin in the Woods ~ Biking, Hiking ~ Read Our Reviews!
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Valle Crucis High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Holden Beach NC
5

Perfect getaway in Valle Crusis

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at Bear Tree for the first time this weekend and had a fantastic time. This cabin had all we needed, including peace, quiet and seclusion. All the amenities were there and the place was immaculate.
  • Submitted: May 27, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Affordable Cottage-style Cabin in the Woods ~ Biking, Hiking ~ Read Our Reviews!
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Valle Crucis High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
5

Hide-Away in the Hills

  • 5 of 5
Bear Tree Cabin is all and more the description said it would be. It was easy to find(w/o a GPS :) ) Accessible, but at the same time secluded and quiet. It is a wonderful spot close to many activities, even though we only fished. You are within an hour of some top rate fly fishing streams and the Watauga River is a stone's throw from the cabin. This is by far one of the best places I have stayed in the Boone area at any price. If you visit, please take care of it; it is a treasure!
  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay! Hope you can come fish the Watauga River again soon!
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Affordable Cottage-style Cabin in the Woods ~ Biking, Hiking ~ Read Our Reviews!
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Valle Crucis High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
5

Peaceful Getaway

  • 5 of 5
We decided to get away to the mountains this Christmas and stayed at the Bear Tree Cabin. We were not disappointed. It was everything this site claimed and more. It took me a while to take it all in. The cabin itself is beautiful, well-kept and includes more than enough for what is needed. The bonus is the surrounding nature as far as the eye can see-just breathtaking. We are planning other family getaways to the Bear tree cabin in the future. Angela was pleasant and accommodating in every detail of our stay. Thank you for a great stay!!
  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed Bear Tree!! Hope you can come back in the Spring or Summer!!
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Affordable Cottage-style Cabin in the Woods ~ Biking, Hiking ~ Read Our Reviews!
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Valle Crucis High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Knoxville, Tennessee
5

Hidden Paradise

  • 5 of 5
I took my wife, daughters, grand children and of course son in law's up for a tree cutting at Circle C Tree Farm and it was our second trip. We hope to make this an annual event and you could not ask for a better location for peace and quiet. The host and hostess are both incredibly nice and the cabin is clean and has everything you could ask for. Give this place a try and I promise you will be coming back. Great location, great hot tub, great privacy and perfect for your get away.
  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you next year!

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From $160 Per night

Valle Crucis Cabin Rental Rates

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Tax Rate 12.75%
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Amenities

Amenities

Valle Crucis Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Downstairs bathroom is full; upstairs bathroom has a shower stall.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Upstairs KING. The upstairs bathroom is inside this bedroom.
    Upstairs bonus room - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Spacious room with 2 twins, TV/DVD and a Queen Sleeper Sofa
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 twin beds in upstairs loft., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Sleeper Sofa upstairs in the same room as the two twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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