IT'S ALL ABOUT THE VIEW!! MTN TOP CABIN 30+ MIN. TO BOONE!

Chuck Andrews

Advertiser since 2013
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Chuck Andrews

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IT'S ALL ABOUT THE VIEW!! MTN TOP CABIN 30+ MIN. TO BOONE!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Overview

Wilkesboro Cabin Rental Photos and Description

2 BDR/2BA with spectacular mountain views plus privacy.

'Leap of Faith' is a beautiful, new North Carolina log home just outside of Wilkesboro, completed in 2010.

Just 30-45 min. to Boone/Blowing Rock area!!

This new log home is in a private, secluded & gated community with gorgeous views of the NC mountains.

This lovingly decorated home is your own private retreat with top quality bedding in two large bedrooms including a loft with views. Gourmet kitchen, cozy living areas, jetted tub, all surrounded by expansive porches and deck with a view to captivate and relax you. You'll never want to leave your rocking chair! Brand new stone gas fireplace.

38 miles to Blowing Rock & Boone NC

Wilkesboro NC is approximately 12 miles away.

12 miles to Merlefest - Wilkes Community College

86 miles to Charlotte NC

55 miles to Winston-Salem NC

Near the Blue Ridge Parkway, Boone & Blowing rock (art galleries, restaurants, and ski resorts) or just about any other activity you desire. Great opportunities for day trips nearby, while being able to get away from it all too!

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • not suitable for children
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Chuck Andrews (Owner)
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About Chuck Andrews

We are a typical 'late middle-age' couple fortunate enough to have made the dream of a home in the mountains a reality. We are both NC natives and live on the outskirts of Charlotte NC and wanted to be able to get away from it all. This home fulfilled that dream and so much more. We'd like to share that dream with others like ourselves. We didn't just buy it -- we BUILT it! We truly treasure our property and know that if you stay here, you will treat it with the same care that we do.[Directions and access codes are sent about two weeks prior to arrival so you can find us!]

Chuck Andrews purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Chuck Andrews chose Wilkesboro

We enjoy the Boone / Blowing Rock area but wanted to get away from the city. Wilkesboro provided the perfect setting, just 30-45 min.away yet with a rural feel. If you are looking for that special place to unwind, look no further. We chose NO TV or Internet for just that reason. This is the place to get back into nature and revitalize. Turn off the gadgets and relax!

What makes this cabin unique

This is what you love about the mountains -- miles and miles of unobstructed views to bring back those memories of 'going to the mountains' from childhood! We love children -- however, we recommend our cabin only for adults.

Note: Snow is not common in Boomer since we are at a lower elevation than Boone/Blowing Rock, but if it does snow in winter, 4-wheel drive is recommended!

When the leaves are out, there is still a fantastic view but the feel is akin to being in a treehouse.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 11 traveler reviews

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IT's ALL ABOUT THE VIEW!! Mtn Top Cabin 30+ Min. to Boone!
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
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IT's ALL ABOUT THE VIEW!! Mtn Top Cabin 30+ Min. to Boone!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p457154vb
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Wilkesboro High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
5

Cabin of our Dreams

  • 5 of 5
This was our second stay and will not be our last! The owners and cabin are wonderful!
  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mike and Penni not only for your return visit but for your gracious words. We hope you can make it a "three-peat" or more in the future. We hope you do! Thanks for being a part of the 'Leap of Faith' 'alumni'.
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IT's ALL ABOUT THE VIEW!! Mtn Top Cabin 30+ Min. to Boone!
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Wilkesboro High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
NYC
5

Perfect Getaway!

  • 5 of 5
We rented this cabin because we were in NC for the New River half marathon/5k and it was absolutely perfect! Watched the sunrise before the race, right as you walk out on to the gorgeous wrap around porch. The house itself is absolutely beautiful, and a perfect getaway for anyone who is seeking a serene escape. The bed was by far the most comfortable bed I have ever slept in, and the attention to detail inside of the house is beautiful. My favorite part of the rental was the nature; sitting on the porch looking out at the mountains, looking out at the stars and even another planet(it is that clear!), watching the sunrise, and dealing with Chuck and Bennie, who were exceptionally easy to work with in booking the rental and accommodating our needs. Overall, this was exactly what we were looking for and turned out to be the perfect weekend!
  • Submitted: May 7, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your thoughtful and complimentary review, KateLynn. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you can return for a visit in the future. It is always a pleasure having guests who appreciate the natural aspects of 'Leap of Faith', which is what it's all about. Thanks again!
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IT's ALL ABOUT THE VIEW!! Mtn Top Cabin 30+ Min. to Boone!
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Wilkesboro High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Where do you live?
5

Unforgettable

  • 5 of 5
From the minute we booked our stay we have received the best service from Chuck and Bennie. They were very prompt in responding to my emails previous to the trip and were easy to reach and eager to answer our questions.

The Blue Ridge mountains have always been a special place for me. When we arrived at LOF the sun had gone down and from the deck you could see the beautiful lights from town. It was truly magical.

The home itself was beautifully decorated, warm, inviting, and provided the perfect view to really enjoy the majesty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It was tucked away and very private, creating the feeling of having your own piece of the mountain. The kitchen was well equipped and we ate in for most of our stay. The bathrooms were well stocked and the beds slept like a dream. I agree with the other guests, the pictures just don't do the views justice. This home is a wonderful place to stay.

In addition to being a beautiful place, LOF will hold a special place in our hearts for years to come. On our first nights stay my highschool sweetheart proposed. I can't imagine a more perfect setting.

A big thank you to Chuck and Bennie for all their assistance. We look forward to staying here again in the years to come.
  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jessica for your generous words -- and best wishes / congratulations on your engagement. I think this is a first for 'LOF', as was the very cold snap you experienced while there! We are looking forward to the new stone fireplace planned for Spring 2014 and hope you will be able to return and enjoy an even more comfortable stay sometime in the near future. Our best to you and your fiance.
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Wilkesboro High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Cary,NC
5

Exceeds the Perfectionist's Expectations

Exceeds the Perfectionist's Expectations
  • 5 of 5
You just can't go wrong staying at this cabin. You come to the area to be in this environment-gorgeous backyard scenery, serenity, luxurious accommodations. Upscale kitchen with granite countertops (in bathrooms, too), stainless steel appliances, jacuzzi bathtub, extremely comfortable beds/sofa for lounging. It is close enough to the Boone area to have a nice getaway for your son/daughter at Appalachian. Also, the owners are very helpful, courteous, want-to-make-sure-you-are-happy attitude. Don't let the absence of tv or wi-fi detract you. It is actually a plus-bring your favorite music, a book you have been wanting to read, and your walking shoes. 5-star accommodations at a great value!
  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Tracy for your most kind words. Sometimes a natural environment has its challenges, but we find it rewarding to try and strike the right balance between nature and comfort to enjoy the best of both worlds. We hope you will consider a return visit again in the future, perhaps in the spring when the dogwoods are in bloom. Thanks again for staying with us, and please recommend 'LOF' to family and friends who might appreciate the same experience!
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Wilkesboro High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Charlotte NC
5

Second rental and there will be more!

  • 5 of 5
We liked this rental the first time we stayed , so this time we went for 5 nights. If you like it nice and quiet this is the cabin you want. If you are in the Charlotte area and prefer less drive time and more relaxing time, then this is REALLY the one you want! The pictures online are very accurate. They have since added a new gas grill, in fact I was the first to use it. There's also a new bench and a very nice two seat high bistro/small picnic table added to the deck for outdoor activities. There's no TV and if you bring a laptop you will need to tether it to your smartphone for online access. This is clearly stated and I think it's a great feature! The beds are very comfortable, and there's almost always a breeze on the deck. Every morning after sunrise the clouds hang in the valley below the deck and it's just magical to wake up and look from the loft at this while the coffee is brewing.
  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: What can we say Shawn and Regina except 'welcome back'! It is clear you appreciate the simple things in life, without sacrificing comfort. You are welcome any old time and we hope our other guests will feel the same after a stay at 'LOF'.
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5

Wonderful Vacation Rental!

  • 5 of 5
We had an excellent long weekend at the Leap of Faith cabin in Boomer. The view really is gorgeous and it was quiet and peaceful. The cabin had comfy furnishings, comfy beds, and a well-equipped kitchen for all of our cooking needs. It was also very clean. We appreciated that it didn't have a TV or wi-fi. Our cell phones did work, and that's all we really needed. We would definitely go back and recommend it to others.
  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Lynette for your kind words. We are always sorry we don't get to meet everyone who stays and hope that you consider returning in the future. In the meantime, please feel free to recommend us to friends and family who might also enjoy a quiet, peaceful time 'away from it all'!
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Car: recommended

Just 30-45 minutes to the Boone and Blowing Rock area, but far enough away to be completely secluded. Nestled in the Brushy Mountains in Boomer, NC (GPS it!). Also close to all the amenities in Wilkesboro.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Wilkesboro Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Weekly
Apr 9 2014 - Apr 9 2015
2 night minimum stay
$149
From
$169
Fri,Sat,Sun
$999
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$149
From
$169
Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Pet Fee $75
Cleaning Fee $75
Tax Rate 7.0%
Notes $149.00/nt -Weekends $169.00/nt. 2-night min. or $999.00-$1103/week (7+ nights). Nat'l holidays are $179.00 per night,2-night min. Security/Rental deposit is fully refundable after check out report. Cleaning Fee is $75.00. Pet Fee $125 per approval. A 7% Tax will be applied to the base rental rate. Rates are subject to change without notice. Special events rates may be higher.

Cancellation Policy

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

Amenities

Wilkesboro Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2350 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , jetted tub
  • 2 full bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Private loft suite. Linens and towels are provided.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Linens and towels are provided.
  • Both are spacious master bedrooms, luxuriously furnished.
Entertainment:
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
Notes:
Area attractions include: Kerr Scott Dam Lake - just a few miles away, snow skiing in Boone, Sugar Mountain or Beech Mountain, Screamtime Zipline just outside of Boone (30-45 mi.), Merlefest and Applefest in Wilkesboro, only 20 minutes away! Tweetsie Railroad is approximately 35 miles away from the cabin and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Also see these links for additional info. on things to see and do in and around Wilkes County: http://www.explorewilkes.com/ http://www.wilkescountytourism.com/ http://wilkescounty.net/
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