Arden House Rental Photos and Description
House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 2-6)
Grab your chance to be on Cloud 9 Relaxation's hill-top, so close to Asheville and the Biltmore Estate. 3 bedroom, 2.5 baths sleep up to 6 comfortably. Is it just the two of you? Call for special rates. Pet Friendly.
Discount BILTMORE TICKETS are available.
200 private acres in the southern Blue Ridge Mountains in Fairview, NC. We call it Cloud 9 Farm, a hobby farm (family-owned since 1965). Fresh chicken eggs provided for every visit. The owners live nearby if you need anything. Property secured with an entrance gate. And...it's quiet.
How far is Asheville?
Asheville is just 4 intersections and 15 minutes away! Same for the Biltmore Estate.
WE work, YOU RELAX! We raise blueberries, chickens, cows, timber and run a portable sawmill business with Cloud 9 Relaxation Home overlooking it all.
* one level
* easy driveway
* centrally heated and air conditioned
* mountain views from every room
* mountain craft furnishings
* wall of sliding glass doors opens up to view full length of the house
* Watch the sunset or stargaze from your private hot tub on the deck
* Gas-log fireplaces
* Pet friendly. Dogs love the farm and being with you on your vacation
Yes, it's a 1970-built, ranch-style house BUT with lots of windows, the sunlight always lighting and warming this southwesternly-exposed home (passive solar). Wait ‘til you see the mix of retro with luxury. Walls are opened up to show off the view, no small rooms, new furniture, new fixtures and kitchen appliances, tiled walk-in shower. A tear-drop shaped rock-stamped patio added near the full-house-length deck makes outside living at Cloud 9 in the mountains an energy experience you won't forget.
What can families do outside on Cloud 9 Farm?
HOT TUB with a view on the deck! Hike the trails to our highest peak: “Buzzard’s Roost”, feed the chickens and cows, enjoy a picnic at Peterson Pond, swim, fish or paddle boat, and watch for birds, wild turkeys and deer, pick in the garden or munch on blueberries in the summer. And, if you want, help with farm chores, too. It's like going back in time to a simpler way of life. No traffic noise, no street lights, no power lines, no neighbors. Quiet.
Wi-Fi, Large Screen TV with DISH network, puzzles and games (board and video), professional size air hockey table, windows with views in every room, one step in. Great light for reading your tablet. Plus a library full of books from gardening to wellness.
By staying on Cloud 9 Farm you are supporting the conservation stewardship of the land and animals. Tours of our 'best management practices' available. On-site farm products for sale in season: chicken, beef, honey from our pollinator hives on the farm, blueberries, raspberries and vegetables in season, natural skin care products, too. Hair Salon opportunity in proprietor’s home on the property.
Cloud 9 Relaxation Home ; Your 'peace' of heaven! What are you waiting for?
Need a cozier place? Or want to have some of the family spread out but close by? Heavenly Hideaway Cabin for two shares the same driveway.
HEAVENLY HIDEAWAY CABIN #118964.
Cloud 9 was part of the 2013 Cycle to Farm Tour. Also featured on the 2012 and 2013 Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project Tour, in the 2011 book, Farm Fresh, NC and was in Southern Living 2010 September Issue in the NC Carolina Living 'Best Farm Stays in North Carolina.'
Keywords: vacation rental, mountain views, hot tub, cabin, private, Biltmore Estate, Biltmore, Asheville, Blue Ridge Mountains, golf, hiking, mountain bikes, farm stays, family farm fun, agri-tourism, river rafting, gem mining, Grove Park Inn, Orange Peel, microbrew, Arboretum, pet friendly
- Events Allowed
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- wheelchair accessible
About Janet Peterson
Janet here, your hostess, and conservation farmer owner/manager (with lots of help) of one little valley of Fairview, North Carolina. Our sing-along slogan is 'Beds, Berries, Trees, Beef and Honey Bees and don't forget the chickens' which says it all about what you can find on Cloud 9 Farm. These are my many interests and passions which I invite you to share with me as you step back in time for a visit to a simpler way of life on Cloud 9 Farm.
Janet Peterson purchased this house in 2004
Why Janet Peterson chose Arden
I DIDN'T buy this property, it is my family home to share with you. We refurbished the mountain top Cloud 9 Relaxation Home for families up to 6 and built Heavenly Hideaway, a cozy cabin, for couples, too. Both have hot tubs on an open deck under the stars. Just 8 miles from I-40, you can be at the Biltmore Estate, Grove Park Inn, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Chimney Rock, Lake Lure, and the waterfalls of Dupont State Forest in minutes. Quiet and private. I live on this beautiful property, too.
What makes this house unique
Asheville is just 15 minutes away for a soiree into down for a delectable meal or a great day-excursions, especially to the Biltmore Estate, but vacation renters (like we do) find that they never really have to leave the farm because there is enough to do right here; hiking, enjoying the valley pond area, picking blueberries in July, or just sitting on the huge deck (or in the hot-tub) over-looking the mountains and relaxing. The layout of Cloud 9 is very outside-friendly with sliding glass doors in every room to open with natural light and get that fresh mountain air. Views, views, views! Come see for yourself!
Guestbook comments from the owner
7 of us and 2 dogs from Greensboro, NC, Atlanta, GA, Raleigh, NC and South Africa!
Thank you for sharing your space for a wonderful weekend and family gathering to celebrate birthdays and enjoy being together! All the best.