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ASHEVILLE URBAN NEST - LUXURY IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN ASHEVILLE

Lynne Harty

Advertiser since: 2006
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Speaks: english
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Lynne Harty

Advertiser since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 21, 2014
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ASHEVILLE URBAN NEST - LUXURY IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN ASHEVILLE

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Asheville Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Extra Twin Bed (Sleeps 4-5), spacious, central

Check our reviews from 9 years of hosting guests. Stay in luxurious accommodations in this downtown Asheville tastefully renovated loft - your home away from home. Everything you could need for your vacation is here: a fully equipped modern kitchen, dining area, comfortable plush queen bed, queen-size sleeper sofa, bonus twin bed in small room, washer and dryer, two 27 inch TV's, Satellite, DVD player, Iphone dock, air conditioning, and a large windowseat overlooking downtown.

This one bedroom condo was renovated in early 2005 and is on the third floor of an historic building that is in the center of downtown. Walk to all of the unique locally owned shops, art galleries, delicious restaurants, theaters, the Fine Art cinema, Pack Place and the Orange Peel for a concert. Most of Asheville's festivals start at Pack Place, and that is one block away. Park your car in the deck across the street and leave it there! Watch the Christmas Parade go by from the window and take the elevator to the first floor for a first class dining experience at the Lobster Trap, where they fly in Maine lobsters daily. If you don't feel like venturing out, help yourself to the honor wine bar in the kitchen and order up some dinner or appetizers from the Lobster Trap. If you are interested in experiencing what downtown Asheville is all about, you will not find a better location. We have a private yoga instructor and massage therapist who you can make an appointment with to come to the 'nest' while you are staying with us.

This oasis in the middle of downtown is perfect for those who want a comfortable place to relax in and use as a home away from home, a base for their downtown Asheville explorations. Mature adults only--not a place for college students to come and party.

New! 40' 'smart' HD TV - enjoy your Netflix and Hulu access - just sign into your account and see your movies on our TV.

The kitchen is fully equipped to cook wonderful meals from local ingredients you pick up at the local tailgate markets downtown on Saturdays and Wednesdays, though with so many wonderful restaurants nearby, you may opt out of cooking altogether. Asheville was chosen by Fodor's as the #1 travel destination in the world! Asheville has become known for it's many locally brewed beers, creative restaurants that use locally grown ingredients, and of course for their arts and crafts communities. Within walking distance are several wine stores, an artisan cheese store, bakeries, every type of restaurant, movie theater and music venues.

If you like the outdoors, you will find endless opportunities within an hour of downtown - hiking, mountain biking, running, ziplining, rock climbing, snow skiing, etc. See our website to hear about our favorites picnic spots and hikes nearby. Find out why so many people are moving here! If you are one of those, we proudly recommend two realtors to drive you around to see what you like.

When the Urban Nest is booked, we offer a smaller apartment option in the Grove Park neighborhood that we call the Little Sister (listing number 916282). For more information go to our website.

New for October 2014!!: Our newest 'baby', Drover's Way, is just down the street from the Urban Nest. Ask us about it if the Nest is booked.

Keywords: Condominium, downtown

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Lynne Harty (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2006
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 21, 2014

About Lynne Harty

Lynne Harty, local artist/photographer with her husband, Steve Cohen, an artist's manager. Lynne and Steve are happy to help you plan your outdoor adventures, steer you to their favorite restaurants, or stock the kitchen with items for your arrival. Just ask. They both work downtown around the corner from the condo so you can always stop by with any questions.

Lynne and Steve love to hike and explore the area around Asheville, and are happy to share their enthusiasm. They are also very involved in the Asheville art and music community so they are a good resource for your explorations. As Asheville is a foodie haven, they do their best to keep their guests up to date on new restaurants, which is a big job these days! They just added the 'Glad to Have You' app which has recommendations on everything from Lynne's favorite women's clothing store to their favorite spot for a glass of wine.

Lynne Harty purchased this condo in 2004

Why Lynne Harty chose Asheville

You can't find a better location in downtown Asheville nor more accommodating hosts, as we've been doing this for 9 years. We love to spend the night in the condo on nights when we are going to a show at the Orange Peel, or when we just want to be able to leave the car behind after a night on the town! I've furnished the condo to feel like a quiet home away from home with everything you need. Often we'll take the elevator down to the Lobster Trap to have a quiet dinner or glass of wine (or even ask them to bring appetizers to our condo for us!). We love the old brick wall in the living room, the funky nature of our old building, and that we have a tree outside our window despite living downtown. It's a very comfortable space.

What makes this condo unique

The condo is a quiet place to stay and sleep despite being in the heart of downtown Asheville. I have wireless internet which makes it easy to work in as well. Many people have used the condo as a retreat. Spa Theology, a day spa next door, will provide in room massage if requested. Also the Lobster Trap on the first floor will deliver their delicious meals to the condo as well - very nice personal service from their accommodating staff. You really won't need a car when staying at our condo as you can walk everywhere in downtown Asheville.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We arrived in Asheville on the day of a snowstorm! Who knew Asheville has little snow and "rolls up the sidewalk" when it arrives. We still managed to be well fed, and certainly enjoyed the delights of this wonderful apartment. Our great joy was seeing the snow dusted fruit of the sweet gum tree outside our window!
Jan 2014
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Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

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Asheville Urban Nest - Luxury in the Heart of Downtown Asheville
average rating of 4.9816513 based on 115 reviews
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Asheville Urban Nest - Luxury in the Heart of Downtown Asheville
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Asheville Asheville Area
Lewisburg, WV
5

Great Place

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I spent a week in this condo for our anniversary and we loved every minute. It is very clean, well decorated, and in the best location! We had our 3.5 month old son and it was very quiet and close for times when he needed to rest! Great for walking around the downtown area and within driving distance to all area locations. We will definitely use this place again the next time we get a chance to visit!
  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2009
  • Stayed: Sep 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Laura,
Please come again and tell your friends!!
Lynne
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Asheville Urban Nest - Luxury in the Heart of Downtown Asheville
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p92019vb
+1 -828-337-3362
Asheville Asheville Area
United States
5

Great night at the Urban Nest!

  • 5 of 5
What a fun night in Asheville! The Urban Nest is comfortable and cozy, super stylish and in the perfect spot for walking all around town! We started with drinks and apps downstairs - the elevator opened right into the Lobster Trap! - then moved on to see more of Asheville nightlife. It was truly a great getaway. We will definitely come back again!
  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: So glad you guys were able to have a fun "local" getaway. Come again soon!
business
Asheville Urban Nest - Luxury in the Heart of Downtown Asheville
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p92019vb
+1 -828-337-3362
Asheville Asheville Area
5

My second stay....LOVE THIS PLACE

  • 5 of 5
This place is wonderful! I cannot say one bad thing about it. Wonderful location, clean, beautifully decorated and great owners who really take pride!
  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
Asheville Urban Nest - Luxury in the Heart of Downtown Asheville
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p92019vb
+1 -828-337-3362
Asheville Asheville Area
5

Our Loft experience

  • 5 of 5
The loft was extremely well equipped, very convenient to walking in the arts District, and had lovely contemporary yet cozy furnishing. It was perfect for three women wanting to relax and be in a central location. We would all highly recommend it!
  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your comments Becky - hope we get to meet next time. Come again!
Lynne
business
Asheville Urban Nest - Luxury in the Heart of Downtown Asheville
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p92019vb
+1 -828-337-3362
Asheville Asheville Area
Dayton, Ohio
5

Perfect location for fun vacation

  • 5 of 5
Great get away in downtown Asheville! Within walking distance to anything you need! Condo is beautiful & has all the comforts of home! We'll definitely be back!
  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Lisa. I'm glad you guys enjoyed yourselves!
business
Asheville Urban Nest - Luxury in the Heart of Downtown Asheville
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p92019vb
+1 -828-337-3362
Asheville Asheville Area
Sullivans Island, South Carolina
5

Great location and Very Nice Rental

  • 5 of 5
We would rent here again! Nice, clean, comfy. Park your car and walk everywhere. Eat fabulous oysters at Lobster Trap below. Urban Nest was well equipped and even had wine you could buy.
Thanks for Sharing, Mary
  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mary - we hope you can return soon. Many of our guests enjoy the short elevator ride down to the Lobster T rap - glad you were able to experience that.

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Blue Ridge Parkway
"Access BRP by Town Mtn Rd downtown - arrive at Craggy Gardens in only 30 minutes for world c..."
Wedge Brewing Co.
"Fun local hangout on a nice day - great beer. In the River Arts district, about a 10 minute ..."
Battery Park Book Exchange
"Really unique place - books stacked high and low with wine and coffee served in seating nook..."
French Broad Chocolate Lounge
"Best source for chocolate - you can see it from the window at the nest."
Early Girl Eatery
"Really good breakfast."
Salsa Mexican Caribbean Food
"Up the block from the Nest on the Patton side - fun, eclectic fare."
Mela Indian Restaurant
"Great ambiance, great Indian food. Lunch buffet is best deal in town. Just down the hill fro..."
Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe
"Nationally known locally owned book store. Great coffee too. Around the corner from the Urba..."
Twelve Bones Smokehouse
Cúrate
"One of our favorite special occasion restaurants. Call ahead for reservations. "
Table
"Across the street from Urban Nest entrance - has great bar upstairs too, the Imperial Life."
Limones
"Our other favorite special dinner place - best margaritas in town as well. Short walk from t..."
The Lobster Trap
"In the same building as the Asheville Urban Nest - just take the elevator to the first floor..."
Laughing Seed Cafe
"Fantastic vegetarian fare - you won't miss the meat at all. Quick walk from the Asheville Ur..."
Laughing Seed Cafe
"Fantastic vegetarian fare - you won't miss the meat at all. Quick walk from the Asheville Ur..."
Sunny Point Cafe
"Great vegetarian, nice ambiance"
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
I 240
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Tupelo Honey, Lobster Trap, Table, Early Girl
Car: not necessary

Central location in the heart of downtown Asheville - walk to restaurants, music venues, Civic Center, Diana Wortham, Asheville Art Museum and many shops and restaurants. Parking is $10/24 hours in the Rankin Street public parking garage or Civic Center Parking just past the Rankin deck. Meters are free on Sundays and daily after 6pm

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Rates & Availability

From $180 Per night

Asheville Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Late Fall
Nov 9 2014 - Dec 21 2014
3 night minimum stay
$200
From
$215
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,300
$4,000
 
 
Holidays 2014
Dec 22 2014 - Jan 4 2015
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,300
$4,000
 
 
Off Season
Jan 5 2015 - Mar 14 2015
3 night minimum stay
$180
$1,100
$3,000
 
 
Spring/Summer/Fall 2015
Mar 15 2015 - Dec 20 2015
3 night minimum stay
$210
From
$225
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,300
$4,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$180
$1,250
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 7.0%
Notes Two night rentals available on a last minute basis, the week of your desired dates. $55 cleaning fee is added to any rental less than 3 nights. Pets are not allowed ever, no exceptions. No smoking anywhere in the building. Must be over 25 years of age unless permission is received by owner as exception. A $200 security deposit is refunded within 3 days of checkout. www.ashevilleurbannest.com.

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Amenities

Asheville Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tile, hardwoods, plush white towels, shampoo, lovely soaps.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Small middle room - 1 twin/ single , This room is small but has a twin bed in it with privacy
    Bedroom - 1 queen
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sofa bed pulls out to queen size bed
  • Queen size Beds (1) Pillow top mattress, (1) Twin in small middle room
Entertainment:
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
We have a wine rack over the refrigerator that you can purchase wine from for $15/bottle.

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