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Lillian Lilly

Member since: 2004
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Speaks: english
Sleeps3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Lillian Lilly

Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
April 13, 2015
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Attractive Cottage Surrounded by Gardens

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Hendersonville Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 3)

As you pass through the stone pillars and drive up the winding rhododendron-lined driveway you will be transported into the by-gone era of the early 1900s when travelers sought solace in the mountain retreats of North Carolina. This renovated cottage is attractively decorated and tucked away on a private 12-acre estate in Laurel Park dating from the early 1900s. Only 1 ½ miles from downtown, you will be minutes from the shops and restaurants of Hendersonville and Flat Rock, yet have the privacy of this comfortable retreat. Enjoy the mountain views and acres of attractively landscaped gardens featuring mountain laurel, hydrangeas, rhododendron, azaleas and peonies. From your cottage, take a short stroll on well-maintained walking trails to a pretty neighborhood stream or a scenic pond.

The cottage has heart pine floors and paneling making a very cozy retreat. The sunroom has views of the gardens on three sides and a brick wood burning fireplace to take the chill off late fall evenings. There are two bedrooms and a shared bath. The master bedroom has a queen size bed with a down comforter. The second bedroom has a single bed.

The cottage is located just 18 miles south of Asheville. It is a short drive if you want to spend a day exploring the Biltmore House and grounds or the shops of Biltmore Village. You will be close to Dupont State Forest which boasts a number of beautiful waterfalls as well as various hiking and biking trails. Whether you want to spend the day fly fishing on the Davidson River in Pisgah National Forest, take a picnic and drive up to the Blue Ridge Parkway, or go to a play at the Flat Rock Playhouse, your hosts will be happy to advise you. We do not allow smoking or pets on the property.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Lillian Lilly (Owner)
Member since: 2004
Call Owner
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Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
April 13, 2015

About Lillian Lilly

We moved to the area because we found that we were traveling here most weekends to take advantage of the hiking, kayaking, golfing and outdoor activities.

Lillian Lilly purchased this cottage in 2002

Why Lillian Lilly chose Hendersonville

The property was one of the first ones that we saw and we decided to take on the challenge of a renovation. We loved the historic character and the beauty of the mature landscaping. The view is beautiful and we love it during all of the seasons of the year.

What makes this cottage unique

The cottage is convenient to downtown yet is private on our 12 areas. The rocking chairs on the porch are a perfect place to read and enjoy the blooming rhododendron.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our guest cottage is a well furnished retreat surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens. Enjoy the May peonies and mountain laurel, June rhododendron, and July and August hydrangeas. We look forward to your visit.
Mar 2004
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Sleeps3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

5
based on 12 traveler reviews

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Attractive Cottage Surrounded by Gardens
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
atlanta, ga
5

a rainy weekend get-away

  • 5 of 5

My (adult) daughter and I came to the cottage for a quiet weekend get-away, and it was perfect. The mattresses, comforters and fireplace fulfilled all of our 'comfy / cozy' needs. The kitchen was fully stocked for almost any level of food preparation--how convenient. Since the weather was rainy during most of our stay, we didn't take advantage of local hiking trails, but we spent time in Hendersonville and Asheville--and both are an easy drive from the cottage. The mountain views from the cottage are breathtaking and deeply relaxing. I hope to bring my husband back for a weekend get-away sometime in the future.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Pinopolis, SC 29469
5

Laurel Cottage

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I have just returned from another pleasant week-long stay at Laurel Cottage. We absolutely love our visits there. The cozy, comfortable and immaculately clean cottage is nestled on a high hilltop in a lovely garden and woodland setting with mountain views. The quaint and well furnished cottage is situated in a very private and secure location with beautiful grounds and paths to walk. We enjoyed very much the warmth, serenity and tranquility of the cottage and it's surroundings. We looked forward to returning each evening from a day of fun to relax and settle in for a good night's sleep. Some days we just lounged around and indulged in the comforts of the cottage and the beauty of the landscape.

The owner, very gracious, personable and accommodating, offers all the essentials for a wonderful, relaxing getaway whether it be a few days, a week, or an extended stay. We do not hesitate to highly recommend Laurel Cottage.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Cozy,beautiful little cottage in the woods

  • 5 of 5

Just had a great girl's getaway in this lovely cottage! Immaculate and lovely! Would highly recommend this cottage!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Apple Valley, CA
5

Like staying at grandmas....

  • 5 of 5

My husband, myself, and two teenage sons stayed here for a week while visiting my parents. We needed to stay out from under their feet since my dad had just gotten out of the hospital. This cottage was perfect for us. There was room for everyone to stretch out, it was super clean, and we had the supplies we needed. We went on the hikes right from the cottage, used the basketball court on the property, and were a close drive to activities and shopping. Owner answered my question about the driveway quickly (one drive going up, another going down as it has room for only one car). There are notes about that and other info on the cabin on the dresser in the foyer which we didn't see right away. The other tip about the cottage is that there are actually two ways into the one bathroom so the kids didn't have to walk through our bedroom to get to it. Best of all, the cottage just has a charm to it that you can't find in a hotel or modern home. We are hoping that when we come back next summer that the cottage won't be rented out yet. It would be hard to find a place we liked this much!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Laurel Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We spent three months this past summer at Laurel Cottage and it was one of the best summers we have had in a long time. It gave us enough time to fall in love with the area and we have now purchased a second home in Hendersonville. Great location to downtown, Country Club (across the street) and many tourist attractions. We highly recommend Laurel Cottage. . .you'll love it!

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Laurel Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is well appointed. Every detail was covered by the owners. It has easy access and beautiful grounds. Other houses are close by but if you're looking for easy access in a beautiful setting, this cottage is for you.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Fall is a beautiful time to be on the property as many varieties of sasanqua camellias are in bloom. There are numerous walking routes from the cottage to enjoy the fall foliage and mountain views.

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Fly Fishing, Outdoor Music Concerts

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Rates & Availability

From $125 Per night

Hendersonville Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring
Apr 1 2015 - May 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$140
$750
$1,800
 
 
Summer and Fall
Jun 1 2015 - Oct 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$160
$850
$2,000
 
 
Late Fall/Winter
Nov 1 2015 - Dec 21 2015
3 night minimum stay
$125
$650
$1,700
 
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2015 - Dec 29 2015
3 night minimum stay
$170
$800
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$140
$750
$1,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $60
Tax Rate 11.75%
Notes This is a non-smoking property and we do not allow pets. We recommend no more than three adults. Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Hendersonville Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Accommodation Type:
  • Guest House
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1050 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
Notes:
Historical property, No Pets, No Smoking

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