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Gary and Bunny Johnson

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Fox Ridge Mountain Cabin

7 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Enjoy privacy with your escape to the country and mountains. This cabin sets on a working Christmas Tree farm with a variety of wildlife. Enjoy the large porch areas with friends and family. Rent neighboring cabin, Fox Den #202460, for a family reunion.

Watch the extraordinary sunset and wait for the full moon to peek over the mountain. Fox Ridge is a place you soon won't forget.

Keywords: Mountain Cabin, spacious with long range views.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Gary and Bunny Johnson (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Gary and Bunny Johnson

Fox Ridge Mountain Cabin was initally named for Payton, whom you see to the left of his sister, Rylan. You may see Payton's place and Rylan's place in future rental ads.

Gary and Bunny Johnson purchased this cabin in 2008

Why Gary and Bunny Johnson chose High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains

Because of the natural beauty and contour of the mountains and farmlands. I was raised in the mountains and love the diversity of the seasons.

What makes this cabin unique

Peacefulness, away from the city hustle and bustle.

Reviews

5
based on 7 traveler reviews

Fox Ridge Mountain Cabin
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Great Cabin

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place. Has a great view, the owners were wonderful, very friendly and down to earth. If you're looking for a quiet stay somewhere with a great view, this is your place. We have already booked it for another stay next year.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Again, it is very humbling and gratifying that guests continue to enjoy this cabin and want to return. We try hard to make the stay enjoyable. Maybe it is that wonderful people are attracted to this cabin. We wish our guests well and extend a warm welcome to return.
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5

Sparta cabin

  • 5 of 5

What a great place for rest, relaxation and retreat from the real world for a while. The cabin was extremely comfortable, clean and well equipped with everything we needed. We spend many hours on the decks watching the sunrise, reading, birdwatching and enjoying the splendid view of the Blue Ridge mountains. The owner was very cordial and responsive to any needs we might have. We would not hesitate to recommend this cabin to others. We hope to return soon.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much for your thoughtful and generous response. It is our ambition to give our guests space enough to be comfortable and private and be sociable as well. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay at our cabin and plan to return. It is very gratifying.
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Statesville, NC
5

Cool Mountain Breezes

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I came to the mountains of Sparta for a peaceful, relaxing weekend. We arrived to see a beautiful cabin that was very clean and nicely furnished. It had all the necessities that one would need to have a relaxing weekend.We went to Shatley Springs to eat a delicious breakfast and canoed down the New River. That afternoon, we grilled out at the cabin. A deer visited us as well as "Lucy,"the owner's dog.Experiencing the cool mountain breezes during the day and afternoons were phenomenal, especially while sitting on the porch. We look forward to our next visit when we can hopefully stay longer.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is very gratifying to know our guests enjoy the cabin and surroundings. It is a special place, but our guests are very special people, too.
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Nashville, NC
5

Peaceful Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed a special weekend at Fox Ridge Cabin with family and a friend. This cabin provides nice upscale accommodations and a beautiful view. The 'neighbors' (with whom we booked our reservations) seem just like family. Looking forward to our next visit!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Frenchtown, NJ
5

Lovely cabin with breathtaking views!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Fox Ridge cabin for a week this past month and it was all we hoped it would be and more! We were visiting with friends who have a mountain home in Sparta and wanted the privacy of our own place. Fox Ridge is a beautifully appointed cabin with breathtaking views. It is clean and comfy and has all the modern amenities, with a fully modern kitchen with a center island with granite countertops and stainless appliances. The rooms are ample sized and the layout of the home makes for enjoyable living and entertaining. I worried a bit that it might be larger than we needed, since only two of us were staying, but it was by no means overwhelming in size, although it could easily and comfortably accommodate several more guests. It has an open concept living space on the main level with a kitchen, dining room and living/family room. In addition, there is a good sized bedroom with a private bath with full laundry facilities. On the second level there is a sitting area, another bedroom and a second full bath. Like the bath on the first floor, there is a large, slate shower. There are two decks on the second level, one off of the bedroom and the other off of the sitting area. On the main level, there is a wrap around deck/porch, all with incredible views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and countryside. The location is good, just a short drive to town, as well as to the New River, and many other places to go hiking, shopping, tubing/canoeing/kayaking. We did a little research before we left and were able to take advantage of two great evenings of music, one being the Crouse House Porch pickers on Monday nights in Sparta and on the weekend, we attended the Alleghany County Fiddle Festival. We made day trips to Mount Airy and Greensboro, to the east and later in the week, headed west to Boone and Blowing Rock. It was a wonderful vacation that was made all the more so because of our stay at Fox Ridge! We will definitely look to come back next time we make a visit to the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wilson, NC
5

Great Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here on buisnees, but would be a great place to get some RR. It felt like home. Could not have been any cleaner. Beautiful home. It looked like we were the first person that stayed in the placed. Very beautiful area. I would love to take my family up next year to cut a tree and stay at this place.

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2012
  • Stayed: Jan 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the generous review. It is important to us that our guests enjoy the cabin and want to return. Yes, please return for a Christmas tree in late November. It's fun! Best Regards.
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Map

Nearest Airport
100 Miles
CLT Charlotte, NC and GSO 100 miles
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
New River Golf
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
The Pines
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Boone, NC
Nearest Beach
250 Miles
Myrtle Beach, SC
Nearest Point of Interest
Fox Ridge Mountain Cabin
Nearest Point of Interest
New River Country Club
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Sparta Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$130
From
$150
Fri,Sat
$800
$2,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 12.75%

No smoking or other tobacco products is a FIRM policy, as well as no pets. The cabin must stay smoke and pet free as many guests have allergies.
No BB guns or other hunting firearms.

At point of booking, a deposit is collected and the balance is paid in full prior to the guests arrival date.
MC, Visa and Discover cards are accepted.

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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:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Large slate shower with rain-mate shower heads.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , beautiful, large slate shower with seat.
  • Large slate showers with seats. Rain-mate shower heads
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 baby crib , sofa in the upstairs den that can be used as a childs bed.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Large closet and standing mirror for ease of dressing.
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size Beds (2) Plus, a queen air mattress if extra space is needed., baby Cribs (2) Pack -n- Play
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
Outdoor fire pit; board games; playing cards; free homemade jam or jelly and muffins;

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