RUSTIC CABIN, APPALACHIAN ELEGANCE, RURAL BUT CLOSE

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Minimum Stay 2 nights

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RUSTIC CABIN, APPALACHIAN ELEGANCE, RURAL BUT CLOSE

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Apartment, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Appalachia at its best. A mountain cabin re-created within the basement (first floor, ground level) of my home for your pleasure. Private entrance(s), covered deck/patio, open deck, great view, very private setting.

The location has an East-West orientation, with beautiful sunrises and sunsets. Great place to sit, relax, and enjoy your favorite beverage.

The cabin is fully self contained. It has its own kitchen, bath with shower (no tub), and a small living/dining area. One bedroom with a king size bed.

Centrally located between I-40 and I-26, on Busbee Mountain, the property borders the Biltmore Estate and blends in with the Blue Ridge Parkway at an elevation of 3,346 feet.

Well behaved pets are more than welcome!

I would like to thank Thomas Hardesty of Illinois for the interior pictures of the cabin. Tom is a repeat guest and enjoys photography.

Keywords: Rustic cabin, beautiful view, basement apartment,

Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
  • alternative lifestyle
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2011
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I am retired. I enjoy my two cats, Olly and Geo.

I retired from the Community College System and enjoy meeting people, thus the rental.

I enjoy traveling and finding neat places. I hope I have created one here.

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2007

I had a half -finished basement when I purchased the home, which I separated from the house upstairs. I envisioned a downstairs cabin so others could enjoy the beautiful mountains as I do.

Living on a rural mountain and bordering the Biltmore Estate Property, there is an abundance of wildlife - turkey, deer, pheasants, bear, raccoons, generally all sorts of wildlife. I have pictures of bear in the yard and in close-by trees.

At an elevation of 3,346 feet, the cabin overlooks a huge valley. The valley is often filled with fog, creating a beautiful sunrise at eye-level.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Reviews

4.9
based on 55 traveler reviews

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Rustic Cabin, Appalachian Elegance, Rural But Close
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Rustic Cabin, Appalachian Elegance, Rural But Close
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p374415vb
8282260456
Asheville Asheville Area
Lakewood, Co
4

WONDERFUL VIEW

  • 4 of 5
My wife and I enjoyed our stay at the cabin. The view off the deck was fabulous.
Bed was comfortable. If you are average size, you may just fit in the shower.
  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Rustic Cabin, Appalachian Elegance, Rural But Close
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p374415vb
8282260456
Asheville Asheville Area
5

2 FROM NJ

  • 5 of 5
What a beautiful place in the clouds! like being on top of the world. Peaceful and quiet, close to nature, a real NC mountain experience. George thought of everything, from coffee to towels. Wonderful covered porch. Close to all activities. A friendly place.
  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Rustic Cabin, Appalachian Elegance, Rural But Close
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8282260456
Asheville Asheville Area
St. Louis, MO
5

BEST VACATION CABIN EVER!

  • 5 of 5
My experience at George's cabin extremely pleasant! I'd even throw in 5 additional stars for the host! George is thoughtful and was genuinely concerned about our comfort after a previous guest mentioned dissatisfaction with the condition of the cabin. This cabin is pleasantly clean and comfortable while offering sufficient space for personal items. George also provides necessary items for cooking and entertainment.

I was also very pleased that I was able to bring my dog and let him stay in the cabin. He loved sitting on the deck enjoying the view!

The location of the cabin is very ideal and central. We explored several favorite tourist spots, and did not have to spend a lot of time in the car.

I hope to return to the cabin and plan on adding it to my regular vacation spots.

Best guest service! Best views! Super clean space!
  • Submitted: May 27, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Rustic Cabin, Appalachian Elegance, Rural But Close
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Asheville Asheville Area
Alabama
3

GREAT SPOT EXCEPT FOR BEDBUGS

  • 3 of 5
Beautiful location and friendly host. Loved our stay here except for the unfortunate presence of bedbugs. My husband & I were bit the first night but didn't think anything of it. After more bites appeared the second night, we tore apart the bed until we found the colony. George was helpful; offered bug spray and a vacuum and helped find the bugs. However, I was less than impressed when he denied that they were bedbugs and then tried to claim that we had brought them in. I almost asked for a refund and left at that point, but we decided we wouldn't let it ruin our vacation.

George said he was taking the bedding to be cleaned after we left, but judging from the hundreds of itchy welts left on my husband, the problem is going to take more than that to fix.

Other than that, it was a nice place. I'd just recommend confirming with George that the bedbugs are totally gone before you book.
  • Submitted: May 17, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rustic Cabin, Appalachian Elegance, Rural But Close
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Asheville Asheville Area
New Orleans, LA
5

INCREDIBLE FIRST VRBO EXPERIENCE!

  • 5 of 5
This was our first time using VRBO and what an incredible time we had staying with George for our 5th Anniversary! Words can't describe what it was like to wake up in the morning to a great view and all of the comforts of home. George has thought of everything! We are especially grateful to have been able to bring our dog along with us. While we were out sightseeing, she got to see a bear! Thank you George for such a great time. You are a wonderful host!
  • Submitted: May 13, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Rustic Cabin, Appalachian Elegance, Rural But Close
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p374415vb
8282260456
Asheville Asheville Area
5

PERFECT GETAWAY

  • 5 of 5
I loved my stay here! The cabin was cozy and cute! It was perfect for my visit to Asheville! George is very accommodating and friendly. I felt very safe and secure! We even brought our kitty who loved hanging out on the porch. Every one had a great time! Will definitely be back!
  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Biltmore Estate, Blue Ridge Parkway

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Availability & Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$80
$525
$2,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $0.00 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%
Notes The only additional charge is the NC Sales tax, currently 7%. NO pet fees, NO cleaning fees!

Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Asheville Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 460 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Iron & Board
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • small bathroom with shower only, no tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King size beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
  • alternative lifestyle
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • zoo
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • shopping
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • tennis
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • fishing
  • golf
  • cycling
  • rafting
Notes:
Semi Private setting with nice walking areas. Within a 10 mile radius is the Asheville Airport, all hospitals, downtown Asheville, Asheville Mall and shopping, Biltmore, Arden, Fletcher, Skyland, Fairview, the Blue Ridge Parkway, The Biltmore Estate, Chimney Rock State Park, Lake Lure.
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