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'The Crest' is spacious inside & out! Enjoy Hebron Falls & DSL on the porch!

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Charming mountain-top cottage, easy access! 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, sleeps 6

'Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.

Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.

The winds will blow their own freshness into you...

while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.' ~ John Muir

Your arrival to ''The Crest' is a scenic and easy drive leading to a spacious and level parking area. A few steps from your car is the covered deck. Inside is a spacious living area flooded with natural light and beautiful and breathtaking views through multiple windows. Outside lie 12 private acres of nature for your enjoyment. 'The Crest' is located within walking distance to the beautiful Hebron Falls. Spend a few hours, spend a day relaxing on the large rocks lying in the cool, clear river water.

Experience 'The Crest'!

Experience 'solitude', not 'isolation.'

Your relaxing and regenerating vacation is off to a perfect start!

'Smoke-free' and 'pet friendly

* The house is situated on 12 private, pristine acres with great view of mountains and the valley below. 'The

Crest' and sleeps 6 comfortably in sofa beds.

* On the main floor, there are two bedrooms. (2 BR on main with 1 queen / 1 double) A spacious loft sleeps 2 twins. Game table in the loft for chess, checkers, cards and many family games are provided.

* 2.5 baths

* The kitchen is fully and well equipped. You should find equal to or better than normal home kitchens.

* Laundry room has a washer, dryer, utility tub, ironing board and iron, and room to work

* AC (rarely needed, but nice to have) / heat, gas fireplace for ambiance and heating.

* TV with DVD and VHS capabilities, including a substantial library of VHS & DVD movies. DVD has Netflix capabilities.

'The Crest' is a peaceful place to rest and experience a major 'change- of-pace.' You can enjoy nature, and get away from the rush of your work week and feel recharged

'The Crest' at Woodridge: What to expect outside: 'The Crest' is a peaceful place to rest and experience a major 'change- of-pace.' You can enjoy nature, and get away from the rush of your work week and feel energized and revitalized.

* Large covered front and back porches.

* Rockers and porch swing.

* Picnic table and 6 chairs on the porch

* Gas grill and picnic table in yard.

* 12 acres of privacy and nature....walk on the beautiful private drive, or through the woods.

* The popular Hebron Falls and river is an exhilarating walk along a clear stream, boldly rushing through a field of

huge boulders. It's a great place to spend the day!

Activities in the area:

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Judith Adams
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 11, 2017

About Judith Adams

I am a retired high school teacher.

Judith Adams purchased this cottage in 2008

Why Judith Adams chose High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains

NC. was my home for many years while I was growing up. After those years, it became a vacation destination; and finally we bought this property to begin to have a permanent place for family vacations.

This property has a wonderful view, with 'rocking chair' porches front and back. The forest surrounds the house and the wild life is abundant. Hebron Falls and the river are within walking distance. The towns of Blowing Rock and Boone are 15 minutes away. So, this beautiful property offers seclusion, but not the feeling of isolation.

It is a great place to replenish one's spirit!

What makes this cottage unique

Great views!

Lots of windows inside; almost as good as being outside.

Porches with a swing and lots of rockers.

Easy drive access and ample level parking.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We enjoyed our time at your Crest immensely ! The weather was lovely! We really enjoyed Grandfather Mt & Mast General Store. We rode parts of B R parkway. We adored The Gamekeeper & Vidalias in Boone. But the BEST part was drinking coffee on your perfect porch each morning at a COOOL 62 degrees & watching the ethereal sunsets over the mt each night. What a treat!!

Your Amy was a HUGE help& we appreciate her so very much. We are delighted that we found your Crest & YOU!! our best
Jul 2015
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Boone Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , located downstairs
  • Each bath has a roll of toilet paper, plus one below sink.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , located on the main floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , located on the main floor
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , large loft
  • Please bring linens and towels. they are supplied for a $30.00 fee. Pillows, spreads, down comforters, and blankets are provided.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Wood Deck
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
The basic 'starter supplies' provided are toilet paper, paper towels, and hand soap. * You may find residual items, like aluminum foil, dishwasher soap, etc. As this is a family oriented home and, as we know the last guest, we do not throw such items away. * Condiments may remain in the refrigerator also. Our cleaning lady does check expiration dates.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

'The Crest' is spacious inside & out! Enjoy Hebron Falls & DSL on the porch!
average rating of 4.8536587 based on 55 reviews
Clayton, NC, USA

A Great Experience

  • 5 of 5

The Crest was all it was represented to be and more. We were there 10 Aug 2009 - 17 Aug 2009, and it was a wonderful experience. The temperatures in the daytime were in the mid to lower 70's. A nice esca[e from the 101 temperature forcast for the 10th back home. The views were excellent. Activities in the area can fit any ages. Sitting on the deck watching the sunrise, hearing the birds chirp, seeing the deer, was a wonderful experience and will long be remembered by all of us. This is a serene and peaceful place to spend a vacation. We look forward to returning. To the Adam's, thanks for sharing........ Our only disappointment was leaving.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Marietta Georgia

Great property with beautiful views!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Crest in February 2017. The house was everything we needed for a mountain getaway. There was plenty of room, and the house and kitchen were well appointed with everything we needed. I would highly recommend this property and hope to return again!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your visit. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you are able to return in the future. Take care!
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Stunning! Views can't be beat.

  • 5 of 5

The property had plenty of room and everything you would need for a mountain getaway! The views are breathtaking and you are truly at the top of the mountain.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chapel Hill

Warm and inviting house in the middle of the woods!

  • 4 of 5

Very well maintained with all the amenities. Exactly as advertised. We were warm and cozy and enjoyed the beautiful views! Would totally stay here again.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to hearing from you again!
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Fernandina Beach, Florida

G. & C. & GG Loved It!

  • 5 of 5

WOW! What a great 2 weeks we spent at "The Crest". The house was perfect for 4 of us and our 12 year old dog with bad hips....just 4 steps in and out of the house. The house was clean, well stocked and the view was spectacular. The covered deck was great so even with the rain we were able to enjoy the view and the deck. We had a family of deer almost everyday in the driveway and bunnies in the back yard. And walking the very long gravel driveway and road was a good way to stay in shape for all of us. A really good location in between the 3 towns made it easy to explore the whole area. Everything is about 20 minutes away. Thank you very much for helping us have a wonderful vacation.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your visit to "The Crest!" I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit, and I hope to hear from you again in the future. Thanks for taking time to share your experience with others. Take care!
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our four weeks of solitude

  • 4 of 5

The property is at the highest point of the mountain with an ever ending breeze. So sleeping on the comfortable bed was delightful. Mostly spent our time in the cozy living room and porch when not traveling about. We had a great dinner with family at Bistro Roca in Blowing Rock. The mile and a half drive up the mountain was a little challenging. It reminded me of going to Positano from Rome where we lived. Our favorite luncheon place in Fosco was. Eat Crow. We also could buy their delicious food frozen to take home. Desserts as well.Near by we shopped at Maws for fruit, veggies, homemade jams and chess pie. Maws so sells homemade crafts upstairs. Everyone there is very helpful.We spent a day in Valle Crusis. Lunched there as well. Shopping on 105 is very convenient.

The weather had stopped us from venturing forth, but the relaxation was very desireable.

At the house we did a lot if reading during the rainy spells. Classical music on an excellent radio station. Everything was very clean.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Appalachian Ski Mountain
Gamekeeper Restaurant
Moses H Cone Memorial Park
Grandfather Mountain
Tweetsie Railroad
Casa Rustica
Gamekeeper Restaurant
Appalachian State University
Tanger Outlets Blowing Rock
Town of Boone Greenway Trail - Loop
Trout Lake
Daniel Boone Native Gardens
Wahoo's Whitewater Rafting
Chetola Resort at Blowing Rock
Blowing Rock Stage Company
Mellow Mushroom
Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Car: necessary

The Crest is located off of Old Turnpike road, on Woodridge Drive. Driving distance from 'The Crest' to Blowing Rock is 6.1 miles and 8.4 miles to Boone.

Ski: There are several ski areas located nearby.

Appalachian Ski slope is used by the locals. It is a smaller, family run resort. Consequently, it is especially great for families with smaller children to learn to ski.

Several locations for Skiing are nearby:

Appalachian Ski: 7.9 miles

Beech 19 miles

Sugar: 11.4 miles

Hawks Nest: 9.8 miles


Rates & Availability

Boone Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 28 2017 - Sep 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall / Changing of Leaves
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 7 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Pet Fee $30 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.75%

200.00 / Night
A monthly rental equates to 4 weeks.
Booking within 6 weeks: 100% payment is due at time of booking
Booking in advance of 6 weeks: 50% deposit required at the time of booking. Remainder is due 8 weeks prior to
$200.00 Security Deposit
$30.00 Pet fee / pet / week
$40.00 towels and linens
$100.00 cleaning for one week /$150 for more than a week

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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