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River Magic, Romantic Luxury Log Cabin with Hot Tub

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,700 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1.5 Baths, sleeps 4

River Magic is nestled on 4 acres with amazing river and majestic mountain views. A spectacular setting! Enjoy sweeping mountain and river views from the large hot tub in beautiful privacy! New Craftsman authentic log cabin with cathedral beamed ceilings, spacious great room and beautiful stone wood burning fireplace. Large fully equipped gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and Corian countertops. Romantic master suite with handcrafted log bed and luxurious mattress. HDTV, blu-ray, stereo/IPOD dock and high speed WIFI internet throughout. Designer linens, spa robes and comfortable furnishings to give you a first class mountain vacation experience! Large covered porch and open deck with outdoor furniture for you to relax and look out to the stunning mountain and river views. The Cabin is in a spectacular and unique location with easy access. River Magic is truly a perfect place for a honeymoon, celebrate an anniversary, or to enjoy a special and memorable romantic escape!


Property Manager
River Magic
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2018

About River Magic

We have lived in the mountains here for many years and enjoy the beauty and serenity this special area affords. We built River Magic Cabin so that our guests can also share this experience and relax and be refreshed in the beauty of the mountains and river.

Steve and Cindy

River Magic purchased this cabin in 2012

Why River Magic chose Hot Springs

River Magic Has the most captivating and amazing views! The location is so special overlooking the French Broad River. It is a mere 1/2 mile from the town of Hot Springs, in a tranquil, quiet setting. It gives a great place to relax and enjoy the river, woods and trails. Come back to the cabin and sit back in the hot tub looking out to the awe inspiring river and mountain views!

You can be to restaurants and shops in less than 5 minutes. The Hot Springs Spa is close by also where you soak in the amazing natural mineral water and have a massage. A great place to ride your bike, fish or boat.

Our desire is to create a quality cabin which reflects all the charm and style of the mountains combined with the comforts and amenities to make your vacation enjoyable and a special experience.

The combination of the majestic river and mountain views is captivating and mesmerizing. What a beautiful place to sit back, relax and take in the views!

What makes this cabin unique

Unique private location. Just outside the town of Hot Springs with the National Forest, Appalachian Trail, white water rafting, horse back riding, whitewater rafting, kayaking, biking, fishing, etc. all at your doorstep.

Guestbook comments from the manager

This place was pure magic! We walked into the cabin and wished our reservation was longer! The views are so spectacular and the cabin was oh, so cozy! It was the perfect honeymoon! We enjoyed a night and morning soak in the Hot Springs Resort Spa and the hot stone massage. All were wonderful! Last but not least was dinner at the Mountain Magnolia which was out of this world! Highly recommended. We are already planning our next trip to Hot Springs and River Magic!
Sep 2013
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Amenities

Hot Springs Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • River ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • Double sink vanity, large shower with seat
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Romantic master suite with designer linens and very comfortable bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • MP3 Dock
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Comfortable futon in family room.

Reviews

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River Magic, Romantic Luxury Log Cabin with Hot Tub
average rating of 4.952941 based on 87 reviews
5

Amazing Views/Relaxing Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was our third trip to the Hot Springs area.

We stayed for 7 nights at the River Magic Cabin and wished we could have spent the summer here.

The home was very cleaned and well stocked. I loved having a washer, dryer and being able to make our own meals.

Our daughter enjoyed having the basement to herself.

We enjoyed the peace and quite and also sound of the train going by every once in a while.

We would recommend this cabin to anyone and would love to come back.

Thanks

Julie, Jason & Emily

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad to hear you all enjoyed your stay at River Magic!
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5

Beautiful and very relaxing at the cabin. Very well decorated /equipped. Hot Springs nice area also.

  • 5 of 5

Very nice overall. Wish we could have stayed longer. Will definitely want to come back.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

The views from the balcony are spectacular. Be prepared to be carried away by the beautiful sights of the mountains!! This lovely log cabin is very private with a balcony and hot tub in direct view of the river and mountains. While we didn’t officially meet our hosts, they left no stone unturned. The cabin is well equipped with furnishings, utensils, toiletries - basically anything you need, and is a stone’s throw away to the tiny downtown area with cute shops and restaurants.

This home did not disappoint, and was the perfect combination of rustic and romantic elegance! We hope to be back for a future stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

So peaceful

  • 5 of 5

As beautiful as anywhere I have ever been. It was our 3rd stay and we will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Second time a charm.

  • 5 of 5

Our second time was even more peaceful and charming than last year. Can’t ask for a more enchanting and exciting view overlooking the river. After several days of exploring the area, the hot tub and fire was therapeutic. Unexcelled accomodations, will lead us to renew our rental again next year.

Don and Judy Reibel

Raleigh, NC

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful - we've already booked our return trip!

  • 5 of 5

We definitely appreciated all of the little details... what a wonderful getaway! It was a terrific fit for our family. Extremely clean, tastefully decorated, comfortable beds and furniture, modern appliances and amenities... and an unforgettable view! Without hesitation, we already booked a return trip! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: That is wonderful! Thank you for sharing and we look forward to your return!
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Asheville
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Iron Horse, Spring Creek Tavern
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Reems Creek
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy. 25-70
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Mountain Magnolia, Iron Horse, Spring Creek Tavern
Nearest Ski
38 Miles
Wolf Laurel
Car: necessary

River Magic Cabin is located in Hot Springs, NC. This is a quaint mountain town with many recreational activities. The Appalachian Trail runs through the town and also the French Broad River with great white water rafting, kayaking, tube floating and swimming. The Pisgah National Forest surrounds the town for additional exploration on the many trails through the beautiful woods, along the river and the famous Lover's Leap. Enjoy mountain biking and horse back trail riding in the area. You can also enjoy the many nearby pristine creeks and rivers for fly fishing. There are real natural hot springs here to soak in, a wonderful private and natural experience just a mile from River Magic. For a nearby day trip you can take in Asheville and the Biltmore Estate. You can walk from the Cabin to the trails of National Forest including the Appalachian Trail. Then you may just want to sit back and relax in comfort at River Magic Cabin, an amazing experience in a beautiful, scenic and peaceful setting!.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $65 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200

$185 per week night $195.00 per weekend night, two night minimum no exceptions
$1135.00 Weekly Rate except Holidays
Holiday rates: Thanksgiving, Christmas and New years & Valentines:
$205 per night. Three night minimum. $1235.00 per week.

Manager'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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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