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John and Beverly

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Graywolf-Romantic, Log Home W/Spectacular Grandfather Mt Sunsets & Mountain Sunr

40 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains Cabin Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6, fenced yard - Gated Deck - Pet Friendly

Resting high atop Elk Ridge, in Leatherwood Mts. this beautiful Cedar Log Home offers spectacular views of Sunsets over Grandfather Mountain and the breathtaking Sunrises over the ridges of the Elk Creek Valley. This Log Home is perfect for a Romantic weekend, Honeymoon, Anniversary getaway or an Exciting Family Adventure. You can relax on the wrap-around fern-lined porches. Sit on the porch swings and rockers or enjoy the Jacuzzi under the stars while you are sheltered in the seclusion of the Canadian Hemlocks. Graywolf is filled with all the warmth and comforts of home. The cabin has 1 King, 1 Queen, 1 Double bed, gas fireplace, gas grill, wireless Internet, DSS satellite, VIZIO 32 inch Flat Screen TV, DVD, BOSE Wave Music System and a fenced yard. The cabin is located 45 minutes from Boone, Blowing Rock, 20 minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway and 90 minutes from all ski resorts. Horseback riding, tennis, creek side fishing, and a swimming pool are available for your vacation fun. We'd be delighted to have you come and visit Graywolf for an experience that you'll treasure.

Natural and Man-Made Wonders: Come visit North Carolina’s High Country with its winding roads to Linville Falls, Grandfather Mountain and The Blue Ridge Parkway.

Cities and Activities : Go shopping in Boone and Blowing Rock noted for their music, and outdoor drama and traditional crafts. Visit the Vineyards of Yadkin Valley and see the magnificent church frescos in Glendale Springs. Enjoy the mountain music of Merle Fest. Come, see and enjoy the North Carolina Mountains.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
John and Beverly (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

10/22-25/2010

Dear John and Beverly,

Thank you so much for a wonderful weekend in your beautiful cabin. The sunsets got more & more spectacular every day & I thoroughly enjoyed just swinging in the porch swing & relaxing in the amazing hot tub. Thank you for allowing me to share your home – it was just what the doctor ordered.

Abigail Peoples
Oct 2010
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Reviews

4.9
based on 40 traveler reviews

Graywolf-Romantic, Log Home W/Spectacular Grandfather Mt Sunsets & Mountain Sunr
average rating of 4.95 based on 42 reviews
Lexington, SC
5

Great place for a quiet getaway

  • 5 of 5

A private cabin with everything you need for a relaxing vacation. Great eastern and western views to watch both the sunrise and sunset. Can't wait to get back for a visit!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Better than imagined!

  • 5 of 5

Very beautiful cabin with views that were amazing. Quiet location which was exactly what we were looking for.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Folks! You make Beverly and I proud! It's a pleasure to share Graywolf with other like minded people, those who know how to appreciate the beauty of what we have been blessed with. Thanks Again, John
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Charlotte, NC
5

Beautiful relaxing place!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our weekend at Graywolf. So much, that we parked our SUV there Friday afternoon, and we didn't move it until we left Sunday! The cabin has spectacular views, and the wrap-a-round porch was heavenly. We brought our newly adopted beagle, and she enjoyed napping, playing on the porch, and watching out for the hummingbirds at the feeder. (It was so nice that the porch was gated).. We enjoyed the hot tub, nice grill, and two screen doors which let in a very nice breeze. The cabin was very clean and well-stocked. Beverly and John have truly thought of every detail. We cannot wait to return to this peaceful retreat.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic views, incredible cabin

  • 5 of 5

Beyond my expectations. Kitchen had everything you could possibly need. Very clean. Fantastic views, even from the hot tub! Loved every minute. Would highly recommend to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's wonderful having guests that love our cabin and if its views as much as we do. It's our little piece of heaven.
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5

Wonderful home base....

  • 5 of 5

Greywolf was a beautiful home and location for relaxing after a day of hiking. The views are amazing and we loved spending time in the hot tub. We were able to sit out in the evening with our dog and 'take in the views' as well as lots of hummingbird activity - really appreciated the fenced in decks and yard! House is clean and fully equipped - kitchen well stocked - including sheets and towels - really comfortable bed. Will be back for sure - thanks for everything.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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5

welcoming, cozy and quaint with a breathtaking view!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first experience using Home Away, but will not be our last. Straightaway, we were impressed by the owner's honesty and speed in replying. She was open in letting us know the cabin was about an hour drive from Blue Ridge Parkway, so we could factor that into our decision and she also was very transparent in letting us know she had no other interested parties at that time for the weekend we were looking at. The property is perfect if you crave beautiful views and privacy, the one lane driveway is a little daunting , were you to meet someone coming the opposite direction, one of you would have to back up, but this wasn't an issue. We only saw a few houses on our way up the mountain, and we liked that just fine.

When you arrive the cabin has a welcoming feel to it, it is truly like staying as someone's guest. The cabin is furnished and decorated with a warm and cozy decor that makes you feel as you are truly spending a weekend with close friends. There was a welcome bottle of wine and 2 glasses set out, along with instructions for anything we may need to know as well as contact numbers for the owners should we need them. A remote control fireplace, outdoor hot tub, wrap around porch with swings both on the east and west side were a few of the most enchanting features. You can watch the mountain sunrise and sunset from the porch in either a swing or a rocker. There is a bird feeder, (cleverly placed on a zipline to thwart the squirrels) and plenty of birdseed for you to fill it if you so choose. They also allow you the use of any dry goods such as sugar, coffee, spices etc. The appliances were all very modern, dishwasher, washer and dryer and of course the refrigerator (which our kids just loved). Our family of four and our dog stayed three nights. There was never an issue with enough hot water, though we did try and conserve water overall. The bedrooms were lovely with plenty of pillows and blankets. There were board games as well as a nice cache of DVDs and VCR movies. It was just a really welcoming and refreshing choice. We were thoroughly pleased and would love to return soon! Thank you for allowing us to share your home away from home!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Car: necessary

At Graywolf you can visit Boone, Blowing Rock and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Enjoy all the activities in the beautiful North Carolina highlands.

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Rates & Availability

Boone Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 1 2016
Jun 1 2016 - Oct 13 2016
2 night minimum stay
$225
$1,418
 
 
Fall Color 2016
Oct 14 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$230
$1,449
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 2016 - Nov 26 2016
3 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Christmas/New Years
Dec 23 2016 - Jan 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Summer 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Oct 12 2017
2 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Fall Color 2017
Oct 13 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$230
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$210
$1,323
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $85 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $30 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

Contact owners to get additional Discounts - up to 10% discounts for Military, Fire, Law Enforcement, Educators and Seniors (65), all with proper ID. Pet Fees $30 per pet. All Rates are subject to change. All reservations are subject to owners approval. Call or E-mail owners for more information on your vacation at Graywolf Cabin.

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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
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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