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A gorgeous modern home in the picturesque North Carolina Mountains.

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Scaly Mountain House Rental Photos and Description

4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths, sleeps 12, 6 pers hot tub, game rm, 48' deck, fireplace

Nestled up in the picturesque North Carolina Mountains, this gorgeous home is situated on five acres of heavily wooded land near the top of Chestnut Mountain. With an elevation of 3800' this spacious home has a fantastic western view and is loaded with windows to enhance the mountain scenery. With four sets of French doors, you easily become surrounded by nature as you breathe in the mountain air and listen to the sounds of the nearby stream on your own full length covered porch.

Get out and hike nearby trails, Take a 20 min drive to Highlands to shop or head to the Great Smokey Mountain National park only 1 1/4 hrs away. Then come inside to enjoy the fireplace, cable TV, sit down to view a movie on the big screen TV from our selection of DVD and VHS movies, or choose a book from our library of novels.

Dine in the many restaurants within a 30 minute drive or cook for yourself in our spacious and wonderfully appointed kitchen.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Owner
Larry Metzler
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

You have a perfect mountain home and we enjoyed everything about it during our visit. The spectacular fireplace and windows, tasteful and comfortable décor and lovely setting created a delightful place for our vacation. I hope to return to do those Kinkade jigsaw puzzles!
Oct 2003
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

A gorgeous modern home in the picturesque North Carolina Mountains.
average rating of 4.875 based on 15 reviews
5

Great hidewat

  • 5 of 5

This is a very nice property if you are wanting a relaxing getaway. It is hidden on Scaly Mt. about 25 minutes away from Highlands and about 45 minutes away from Cashiers. (My HomeAway listed it as Cashier's area - I would disagree.) It is basically closer to the Georgia line. It is very spacious with lots of sleeping room and bathrooms as well as a huge open main room and kitchen area. The kitchen had anything you would need to cook with! It is on a one lane road for the last few miles, so I would suggest arriving before dark. My GPS found it just fine. Larry the owner was very easy to work with. The cell service was iffy, but that seemed to be true of much of the area. The wifi was working, but slow. You should be fine with email, but don't plan on watching a movie on your iPad. The dish for TV worked fine in the main room. We never used the TV in the master, but the downstairs TV was useful for DVD's. All in all if you are looking for a relaxing get away in a quiet, private area, this would be ideal for you. It can easily accommodate multiple families at a very fair price. The whole place was very clean.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind assessment of our mountain home. We’re very glad that you enjoyed your stay.
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5

Girl's Weekend 2016

  • 5 of 5

First off, my girlfriend's and I have been taking an annual girl's weekend for 10 years! This was the first time we have ever stayed in this area. We were pleasantly surprised! We had a fantastic weekend and even enjoyed some light snow. As we pulled away from the house on that last day, we talked about what it was that we loved most about this house/location. We couldn't list just one! We loved how secluded the house was, the views it offered, the super-stocked kitchen, the size, the fireplace, wood for the fireplace, the hot tub, a bed for everyone, the list goes on and on. The owner was very friendly and always responded promptly to emails. There were also very thorough instructions on how things worked and what was needed to do upon departure. Overall, it was a great weekend had by all and I wouldn't hesitate to come back here or recommend this vacation home to my friends and family. Thank you for a very memorable weekend!

Sandy

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're very happy that you enjoyed your weekend. Thank you very much for the kind and thoughtful review.
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4

Comfortable upscale home in beautiful setting

  • 4 of 5

Nicely appointed home located in a gorgeous natural setting. Feels like you are alone on the mountain. Love all of the extra decorating touches.The kitchen is stocked with quality cookware. We had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. My bed was as comfortable as the one I have at home. It was nice to warm up in front of the fireplace after soaking in the hot tub. This rental is like living in a tree house. Lots of nature to enjoy!!

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect mountain house

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent long weekend at the Metzler's mountain house. The property was immaculate and well-appointed. Hiking and swimming opportunites abound in the area, and the hot tub is wonderful after a long day in the woods. We hope to return next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Huge beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in this house with 8 friends for a wedding. Everyone loved the place. Great views of the mountains, ping pong table down stairs was great, comfy beds. To bad it wouldn't stop raining while we were there. Much more was left to be discovered outside. Huge decks for bbq's and lounging. And if you like roller coasters you will love the road leading up to the house.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Another wonderful visit

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at this fabulous home. It is a lovely secluded house, just perfect to get away to. I highly recommend staying here!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Asheville, NC
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
NC 106
Car: necessary

Other Activities: tubing hill (year round)

Rates & Availability

Scaly Mountain House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$310
$1,540
$4,650
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 9.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Scaly Mountain House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Free Local Calls
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upper Level
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Main Level
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Lower Level
  • All bathrooms are generous size and well appointed.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Suite - Main Level
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Upper Level
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single , Upper Level
    Game Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Lower Level
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Lower Level
  • On the main level is the Master Suite with King bed and a wall of french doors opening onto the main deck. On the upper level are 2 large bedrooms with huge walk in closets. The first bedroom is a Queen size bed and also has a baby crib. The 2nd bedroom on the upper level has 4 Twin beds. The upper level bedrooms share a full bath. On the lower level is a large game room with a Queen sleeper sofa, and a separate bedroom with a King bed, with an ensuite bath.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 16 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
For more Photos and information please visit our web site at www.muirfieldwoods.com

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