CHAPEL VIEW COTTAGE - COZY COMFORT ON THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL

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Melanie Prater

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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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CHAPEL VIEW COTTAGE - COZY COMFORT ON THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL

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Hike the Appalachian Trail and stop at Chapel View Cottage to rest comfortably in this cozy, well equipped cottage. Cool your heels on the stone and wood porch beneath the exterior ceiling fan, or come in from the cold and rain outside to warm-up inside.

Whether you arrive by hiking or driving, you can then leisurely stroll to the town of Hot Springs to enjoy fine dining, galleries, library and the spa located on the historic grounds of the old Warm Springs Hotel.

Spotlessly clean and 'green' inside, with custom woodwork throughout, the cottage features exuberant, sunny, fenced cottage gardens.

Suitability:
  • not suitable for children
  • limited accessibility
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only

Melanie Prater

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We are a musician and artist married for 35 years. Husband is a native of western North Carolina from a large family of sons and a Vietnam veteran. Wife is from a large French-Irish family who has lived in several countries and traveled the world. We both make our living in Knoxville, Tennessee, as self-employed contractors and get over to Hot Springs as often as we can.

Melanie Prater purchased this cottage in 1996

On trips through the mountains many years ago we were captivated by the area of Warm/Hot Springs. We finally found a small place to renovate and have been here ever since. For many years our extended families and numerous friends were the main visitors. We are now delighted to add guests from all over the world to that number. Guestbooks in the cottage detail some of our visitors' experiences.

Known locally as 'Granny Cody's House,' today Chapel View is cozy, comfortable and authentic in every respect. The historic Jesuit Retreat House across the way from Chapel View is now under new management with the name of Laughing Heart Lodge. The people of Hot Springs welcome visitors and celebrate their community. The public library and elementary school are essential to the sustainability and charm of this good community.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Chapel View Cottage - Cozy comfort on the Appalachian Trail
average rating of 4.5 based on 31 reviews
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Chapel View Cottage - Cozy comfort on the Appalachian Trail
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p418551vb
1-828-380-0399
Hot Springs Asheville Area
5

Quaint and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
This place was perfect for my husband, I, and our American Bulldog. We arrived on Christmas Day, so there was not much open in the way of restaurants, but the town more than made up for it the next day! We LOVED the ENDLESS options of movies and books (don't watch the 25th Hour...terrible movie!). We snuggled up together and had a wonderful time. Lover's Leap is the perfect trail for those looking for a quick (1 hour) hike with their pup! We will absolutely return!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Chapel View Cottage - Cozy comfort on the Appalachian Trail
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p418551vb
1-828-380-0399
Hot Springs Asheville Area
4

Charming Cottage

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
cute, cozy, clean and comfortable in scenic location. As advertised. Good for two people. A little crowded for more.
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Chapel View Cottage - Cozy comfort on the Appalachian Trail
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p418551vb
1-828-380-0399
Hot Springs Asheville Area
Greer SC
5

cute little cottage - my wife and daughter loved it.

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
We stopped in the library to ask directions to the Chapel View Cottage and they told us. We were pleasantly surprised to discover it is literally feet from the AT. The first day we hiked south on the AT up to the ridge and came back before we reached the first shelter to eat at the Smokey Mtn. Diner. Enjoyed relaxing in the hot tub after that hike. The next day we hiked north on the AT up to lovers leap and looped back on the Silver mine trail. We got back just as the rain let loose and holed up in an ice cream/ coffee shop / place next to the iron horse restaurant and had a really good americano coffee and interesting conversation with the barrister. We watch a couple of movies at the cottage and slept comfortably. I hope to come back again and will recommend the cottage to our friends.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Chapel View Cottage - Cozy comfort on the Appalachian Trail
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p418551vb
1-828-380-0399
Hot Springs Asheville Area
Knoxville
5

Cozy cottage

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
My husband and I stayed in the north side and it was perfect. No TV was great! Lots of DVDs if needed but we just read books and hiked. Very clean and a great shower too. The bed was comfy and even tho there were no blinds on the windows we still slept in... The hikes helped I'm sure. Looked out the window and there was the AT! Ate at the smokey mountain diner and it was delicious. Hope we can make it back... Very relaxing.
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know you enjoyed your stay. We had never thought about blinds for the windows in the bedroom because they look out on the beautiful mountains and trees and are so high in elevation that there is no concern about privacy.
But you are right to alert us that the light could rouse a sleepy traveler and so we'll look into adding them as an option. Like you, we suspect that most guests sleep so well that the dawning light does not wake them. Come back again and happy hiking!
During this stay the property was under previous owner or management.
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Chapel View Cottage - Cozy comfort on the Appalachian Trail
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p418551vb
1-828-380-0399
Hot Springs Asheville Area
Knoxville
5

A real gem

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
If you are looking for a neat hideaway that is still close to Asheville, this is it! Literally steps away from the AT, this snug little cottage is all the privacy you could want! The owners have taken great care to maximize the space in essentially, what could be described as a duplex. There is a connecting door between the two rental spaces, which makes this great as a multi family rental, or simply as a romantic getaway. The description provided by the owner is completely accurate and I would highly recommend this rental!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
During this stay the property was under previous owner or management.
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Cozy and comfortable cottage efficiency directly on the Appalachian Trail within walking distance to town and fine dining. Beautiful garden and mountain views. Approximately one hour to Asheville, NC, and one and one-half hours to Knoxville, TN. Spa, river rafting, bird watching, hiking, horseback riding are all available nearby.

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Availability & Rates

Hot Springs Cottage Rental Rates

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Notes Open all year.
Our value packaged rates include taxes and cleaning fees.
Rate of $110/night two night minimum weekends and holidays
Special rate of $595. for six nights
Rates are for two adults. $10 per person/per night for all guest over 2
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*one night stays allowed during week nights, call for details

Cancellation Policy

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

Hot Springs Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Heating ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - jetted tub , Whirlpool garden tub in master bedroom - no shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Toilet in separate water closet
  • Whirlpool tub in master bedroom. Separate water closet for toilet with small sink. No shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Whirlpool garden tub also in this bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Queen size Bed (1), Double Bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Music Library ...
  • Video Library
  • Books
  • Toys
  • Game Room
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • not suitable for children
  • limited accessibility ...
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • water tubing
  • kayaking
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Romantic whirlpool garden tub with window greenhouse in master bedroom. Exuberant cottage gardens. Custom woodwork throughout. Multiple windows and ceiling fans in every room. Safe baseboard and portable radiator electric heat. Exterior solar shades on west side of cottage. This cottage consists of two main sections. This VRBO listing is for the south side (Chapel View South). The north side (Chapel View North) is kept for private year 'round use by Owners. Entrances are entirely separate and private with soundproofing between the two sections. Separate tub and water closet in the south side allows for flexible, simultaneous use by guests. Spotlessly clean and cozy. Green cleaning products and materials only. Property borders Appalachian Trail and forest lands. Walking distance to AT, town, fine dining and spa.
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