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Jan and Fred Sallah

Member since: 2005
Speaks: english

Banner Elk Log Cabin Rental, Spacious, Hot Tub, Fabulous views

33 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Prow-front log cabin, just completed and new to the rental market, high in the hills of Banner Elk with gorgeous views from nearly every room and the hot tub located on the 1700 square foot deck.

This home has everything you could want for a comfortable, enjoyable, and entertaining stay. All the activities are nearby, as well as the summer cultural offerings of Lees-McRae College. Shop in Boone and Blowing Rock, or check out the Mast General Store just 20 minutes away. The Tweetsie Railroad and all the activities of Grandfather Mountain are just a short drive away.

The 2100 square foot cabin is beautifully finished; all pine interior walls and ceilings, with either tile or pine floors. A spacious loft with TV, Foosball, etc., as well as a downstairs living area with vaulted ceiling and gas log fireplace will provide you with many serene moments. A convenient desk and office area to take advantage of a high-speed wireless connection to keep in touch. If a hike is all you are after, just walk out the door and up 'Tom's Knob' for local wildlife viewing, then soak in the hot tub and take in the beautiful mountain views at sunset. More pictures available upon request.

Keywords: Log Cabin

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Jan and Fred Sallah (Owner)
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english

About Jan and Fred Sallah

We are native New Englanders who have settled in our retirement home on a lovely private lake in New Hampshire. Having retired in 2005, we decided we needed a cabin closer to our three children who live in Virginia and Tennessee. We were fortunate to stumble upon this wonderful cabin in the Blue Ridge Mountains that had just been built. The four wonderful winters we have spent there have allowed us to enjoy the winter sports in the area and the milder climate. We share our special place in the mountains in the spring, summer and fall. Enjoy!

Jan and Fred Sallah purchased this cabin in 2005

What makes this cabin unique

Nature is apparent all around the cabin and since we love the outdoors, this was an ideal location for us. We enjoy bird watching, hiking and just relaxing in the solitude of the mountains. This cabin has given us a perfect opportunity to enjoy all of this.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Thank you for sharing your cabin with us. We have had a very memorable time; the view is remarkable and the cabin very comfortable. We appreciated your flexibility" (concerning the last minute rental).
Aug 2011
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Reviews

4.9
based on 33 traveler reviews

Banner Elk Log Cabin Rental, Spacious, Hot Tub, Fabulous views
average rating of 4.878788 based on 60 reviews
Orange Park, Florida
5

Great View, nice HOT TUB, Quality Hammock with its own stand, comfy furniture etc

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay at the cabin. I think we at more meals on the porch than at the table inside. I liked coming "home" every day and seeing the flowers loaded wiht butterflies. My father and son and I walked up the salt lick but of course didnt see anything because of the noise we were making trapsing thru the woods. We did see wild turkey, hawks, butterflies, possibly a golden eagle, the rabbit that greets you as you come up the driveway. The movie collection is current and has something for any taste. Laundry room is nice and very handy after those hiking and rafting trips.

If you decide to stay in this cabin, find Oliver Hill Road, especially 1 hour to 30 min before sunset, the open rolling hills and houses / farms are spectacular and very close to the cabin.

No AC for those coming up during really hot times I would say open all the windows and turn on the fans. Only one night was uncomfortable for sleeping, all other nights were nice and cool. My husband is a runner and he tried to run on the gravel roads but there are just too many dogs running about. Most friendly but a couple not so much...

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Wonderful Mountain Experience

  • 5 of 5

The cabin offers a fantastic mountain experience. We loved the view from the living room. You see beautuful trees and foilage and a barn.

There are waterfalls and streams nearby and the moon and stars are beautiful at night. The kitchen has everything that is needed for a gourmet meal and the beds are very comfortable. There is a loft above the living room that has a large tv, lots of videos , and a foosball table that our grandson loved. We all enjoyed the hot tub located on the deck. We look forward to going back!!

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2009
  • Stayed: Oct 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: These renters have been to the cabin 3 times- I believe that speaks for itself! We're pleased when we have repeat guests.
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5

Absolutely wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was so cozy with all the accommodations you need. The owners thought of everything. We enjoyed the beautiful views, the hot tub, grilling out and waking up to the mountains. Just what we needed. Our family of four enjoyed our time and we each had plenty of room.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We share our cabin at times when we are unable to be there and are pleased that our guests feel as we do about it. It is a special, welcoming place in the mountains to kick back and relax.
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5

The View is AMAZING!!

  • 5 of 5

I loved the pictures of this cabin, but seeing it in person was way better than I could have imagined. I could have sat outside all day, in the chairs, drinking coffee, but we were there to visit Tweetsie. :) I wish we could have stayed a couple more nights. We definitely took advantage of sitting in the hot tub and looking at the view. The kitchen was great, it has everything you could need. My family had the best time, making smores at the fire pit and running around the amazing porch. I could go on and on. After posting some pics of the view from the cabin on Facebook, everyone has asked me where it is, they cant wait to go visit. The owners had a coffee mug with a picture of the cabin on it and a little thing of coffee, waiting for us on the counter, when we got there. I just thought that was the nicest touch and it is my FAVORITE mug to drink out of now. We will definitely be back next year.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love our mountain cabin and are pleased when we get great feedback from renters.
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Asheville, NC
5

Truly A Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

This is more than a vacation rental, it is a home. Spacious, all amenities, fully equipped kitchen, entertainment center in loft with family friendly DVD's, even a foosball table! Huge master bedroom with jacuzzi, hot tub on the deck with gorgeous views, quality furniture throughout. This is where you would want to take your family and closest friends. A respectable, impressive abode. Equidistant to Boone, Banner Elk and Valle Crucis, private and in the country. 5 Star.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased when a renters takes the time to review our property; our aim is to maintain the cabin as we would our own home and provide all the comforts of home!
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5

Relaxing Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We rented the cabin for a quick getaway and loved it! The view is amazing and the cabin is better than the pictures. Everything was clean and well kept. Hot tub was awesome! We enjoyed our time there immensely and will defiantly come back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Tri Cities Airport
Car: necessary

In the heart of the NC High Country, you can either drive a short distance to all the attractions in the area (Grandfather Mt. activities, shopping, the Tweetsie Railroad, Valle Crucis, summer concerts, craft shows, dining at some really good area restaurants, and of course, the Mast General Store), or you can simply walk out the front door for some good hiking right in your backyard (Tom's Knob)!!

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Rates & Availability

Banner Elk Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Jul 1 2016 - Aug 15 2016
7 night minimum stay
$990
 
 
Fall Regular Season
Aug 16 2016 - Sep 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
$160
$950
 
 
October Foliage Season
Oct 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$195
$1,025
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 18 2016 - Nov 27 2016
5 night minimum stay
$200
$1,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$165
From
$165
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $80 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.75%

Rates are subject to change until confirmation is received.

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Amenities

High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Telescope
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Pack and play available
  • King size bed (1) in Master Suite - large open bath attached, Queen size Beds in Bedroom 2 & 3..
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
1 King, 2 Queen beds, Electric BBQ Grill, DVD Player with a Movie Library, HD Flat Panel 55' and also 42' TV, No Pets

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