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New red cedar log home just off the blue ridge parkway in Little Switzerland, NC

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 950 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 queen beds and queen sofa sleeper, sleeps 4

Newly built red cedar log cabin just off the blue ridge parkway in Little Switzerland. Centrally located in the mountains of west NC with easy access to all attractions. Very convenient to several gem mines, golf courses and ski areas. Hiking, mountain climbing and waterfalls are all around. Cabin is situated on a private road with no through traffic for the maximum of privacy and yet is only about 10 minutes from hospital, shopping and dining and even a super Wal-mart. Owner/managers are close by for any problems or info you may need. Fully furnished with everything you will need for a great vacation. Perfect for a relaxing vacation or a home base to see our abundant mountain attractions. we try to provide everything you need for a great vacation.

Check in is anytime after 2 pm and check out is anytime by 10 am to allow us to prepare for the next guests. Pets may be allowed with prior approval. We stay very busy and do not get to the computer as often as we would like, however we do have phones with us always and that is the best way to reach us to inquire about availability.

More Details

Owner
bob & judy futrell
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2017

About bob & judy futrell

Bob is retired law enforcement officer and Judy was a school teacher and hardware retailer. We retired 10 years ago, moved to the NC mountains and built our vacation rentals. We drew on our own vacation experiences and designed and built our rentals to provide you the best vacation possible.

bob & judy futrell purchased this cabin in 2005

Why bob & judy futrell chose High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains

Our rentals were designed to be vacation rentals and not just older repurposed dwellings. We built them not just to look nice (which they do), but to be very functional with all the modern conveniences. We have furnished them with everything we could think of to make them comfortable for you. And best of all is the setting. A quiet dead end lane in the middle of the beautiful west north carolina mountains convenient to all the things you come to the mountains for. And did I mention that we are at 3100 feet elevation for a nice escape from the summer heat, but not so high as to be a problem with snow and ice in the winter.

What makes this cabin unique

From the full length covered front porch with Amish built swing and rockers to the full length rear deck with table, chairs and gas grill and everything in between, you will fall in love with this little log cabin built of native red cedar.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you bob and judy for the memories. Tou truly have a hidden gem up here. Well, not really hidden any more judging from all the comments from all over. Beautiful roads, great people and wonderful hospitality. We will keep on coming back for more. Your friendly Canadians, Howie, Krista, Warren & Sara Niagra Falls, Ontario
Jun 2014
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Altapass Orchard
"The orchard is a place you should not miss. It isn't just apples, it is history, local moun..."
Penland School of Crafts
"Penland school of crafts is known world wide as one of the best craft schools in the nation...."
Knife and Fork
El Ranchero Restaurant
"Great little Mexican restaurant about 10 minutes from the cabin. Very good and inexpensive."
Penland Gallery and Visitors Center
Blue Ridge Regional Hospital
"Hospital is about 15 minutes away from the cabin. Very well equipped for a small town hospi..."
DT's Blue Ridge Java
"Great breakfast and lunch place. inexpensive, delicious and quick service."
Mountain View Restaurant
"Great local restaurant. Food is very good and priced right. Indoor and outdoor seating wit..."
LaZoom Comedy Tours
"The best city tour bus we have ever been on. A 2 hour tour around Asheville in a hugh purpl..."
White Horse Black Mountain
"Excellent music venue about 35 minutes from the cabin. It offers a variety of music from lo..."
Blue Ridge Parkway
"The cabin is just off the blue ridge parkway which is one of the premier drives in the US. ..."
Ensemble Stage
"Local theater group that does several productions each year. Evening and matinee times. I..."
The Tropical Grill
"Really good latin American food and hugh portions. Located in Spruce Pine about 10 minutes ..."
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Asheville, NC
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
several
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Grassy Creek Country Club
Nearest Train
75 Miles
smokie mountain railroad
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Blue Ridge Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Mountainview restaurant
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
several
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Lake James
Car: necessary

the Little Switzerland area abounds in history as well as many other attractions. The area is noted for it's gem mines. A short drive will get you to several great golf courses and as many ski areas. Enjoy the mountain music and crafts made here in the mountains. Hiking, mountain climbing, waterfalls and some of the best scenery anywhere are all around.

Other Activities: gem mining, hiking trails, craft stores and schools, wineries, waterfalls, whitewater rafting.

Amenities

Spruce Pine Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • 2 bedrooms with queen beds and a queen sofa sleeper in the living room
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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New red cedar log home just off the blue ridge parkway in Little Switzerland, NC
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 44 reviews
5

Wonderful place

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and relaxing. We loved everything about this cabin, especially hanging out on the back deck (perfect place for yoga by the way). They were very helpful with any concerns we had as well.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Owner's Response: We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay. bob and judy
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5

Nice getaway

  • 5 of 5

Nice secluded location. Cabin was awesome and coffee on front porch in the mornings

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great mountain spot!!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely spot very nicely equipped with all the needs! Super host who welcomed us warmly!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cute cabin and great hosts!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a relaxing week at Bob and Judy's cabin. The cabin had everything we needed for a comfortable stay and preparing dinner. Sheets and towels were high quality, beds were comfortable and everything was clean and well-maintained. Our hosts were close-by and available if needed.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Very nice, quaint

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful getaway with lots of activities. Would love to return someday.

Mark

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable and Cozy

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four had a great week at this cabin. It's definitely "off the beaten path" but we were very comfortable and the cabin was very clean. We liked being so close to the Blue Ridge Parkway and some of the hikes nearby (Crabtree Falls was lovely!), and there are some good restaurants (especially the Tropical Grill in Spruce Pine) and grocery shopping nearby as well. The internet wasn't strong but was enough for us to cover the basics and check our email. Our experience here was great!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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