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Tom & Dawn

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english

Cozy Mountain Home, Fantastic Views!

29 Reviews
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Marion House Rental Photos and Description

Welcome to 9+ private acres of scenic mountain retreat that borders 500,000 acres of the Pisgah National Forest. Experience secluded relaxation that gets you away from bustling high traffic tourist attractions, and gives you wide open areas to leisurely take in the surrounding mountains.

On top of Eagle Mountain property sits a private mountaintop clearing with spectacular 180 degree south, west and northern views. Build a bon fire in our 20-foot fire pit, surrounded by boulders that create the four points of a compass. Throw down a blanket in the grassy field and create a picnic your memories will cherish. Step off the back of our property and get lost hiking onto a path that takes you deep into 500,000 acre Pisgah National Forest. Walk to the Overmountain Victory Trail and hike into the Linville Gorge where days of trails await you.

Or you can choose to remain on one of our four decks, stroll through the front yards, play some horseshoes or croquet, enjoy a small campfire, and relax, relax, relax.

Our south driveway is paved and the lodge can easily be seen from the road. There is parking at the top of the driveway and also at the patio level midway up the driveway.

Our north driveway is gravel and takes you to the top of Eagle Mountain. They connect via our 'secret passage' by driving behind the Lodge. Experienced drivers recommended :)

This is our beautiful mountainside home! Visit EagleMountainRidge (dot com), our main website, by using the link below or using your browser for more pictures info about area attractions: EagleMountainRidge (dot com).

We are located at 5146 Old Linville Road, off of US-221, accessed by North Cove School Road, or where Old Linville Road intersects US-221 across from Linville Falls Mountain Club golf course.

We are so glad you are visiting us and hope that you will have a peaceful and relaxing time enjoying the beautiful scenery of the Blue Ridge Mountains! Below is some information about the house to help you in your planning.

Eagle Mountain Ridge has 3 bedrooms and a loft plus 2 full baths. Our home is a 2 story with a basement, 3 large decks and a full patio to take in the wonderful breathtaking views. The main floor bedroom has a private entrance to the side deck which wraps around to the main deck. One of the second level bedrooms has it's own private balcony we call the Eagles Nest.

MAIN LEVEL

Main Deck access for the mountain views that are spectacular and enough space to seat 8-10 people. Kitchen, Dining area, Desk, Great Room with stone fireplace, TV & BRD/DVD player with surround sound, Stereo receiver for ipod/MP3 hookup, Laundry Room with washer & dryer. Dining area has table with 6 chairs and kitchen island has seating for 4. Bedroom with queen bed and attached full bath and private deck access.

SECOND LEVEL

2 bedrooms with King beds. 1 room also has a day bed with trundle. 1 room has private balcony with even BETER views! Loft area with 2 couches and a TV. Large full Bath with garden tub.

BASEMENT

Game room with pool table, air hockey, foosball, dart board, game table, 2 hammocks, music player, and outdoor toys. Outside door to access front yard and patio.

OUTDOORS

In the front yard there is a small fire pit for cozy campfires and a horseshoe pit for friendly competition. A charcoal grill is situated near the kitchen deck. Venture up the driveway to the top of the hill for the best views of all.

This mountain getaway is great for family, small groups, girl's weekend out, the guy's golf outing, hunting & fishing weekends or a place just to escape the stresses of everyday life with million dollar views to relax and enjoy.

And so many nearby places to see:

- 5 minutes to Linville Falls Mountain Club Golf Course

- 10 minutes to Linville Mountain Gem Shop

- 12 minutes to Linville Caverns

- 18 minutes to Linville Gorge and Linville Falls park

- 16 minutes to the Blue Ridge Parkway in Linville Falls

- 19 minutes to McKinny Gap on Blue Ridge Parkway via Peppers Creek Road

- 22 minutes to the Orchard at Altapass on Blue Ridge Parkway

- 26 minutes to Little Switzerland

- 36 minutes to Grandfather Mountain

- 45 minutes to Boone

- 52 minutes to Blowing Rock

- 55 minutes to downtown Asheville

- 55 minutes to The Biltmore Estate

- 58 minutes to the Grove Park Inn

- 67 minutes to Mount Mitchell peak

The rates listed below include all taxes. A cleaning fee will be added.

Keywords: Beatiful Views, Hiking, Hunting, Fishing, Biking, Deer, Turkey, Bear, Boating, Golfing, Skiing, Whitewater rafting, Stocked Trout stream within 1 mile, Historical Overmountain Victory Trail, close to Blue Ridge Parkway, property borders Pisgah Gamelands and Pisgah National Forest.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Tom & Dawn (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Tom & Dawn

My wife of 27 years and our 4 grown children enjoy our mountain getaway.

Tom & Dawn purchased this house in 2008

Why Tom & Dawn chose Asheville Area

I've been fly fishing for trout in western North Carolina for over 30 years, this area is one of the most beautiful valleys surrounded by mountains I have seen, and I have always wanted to find the perfect place in this area for our family and friends to enjoy the mountains.

What makes this house unique

So close to everything: fishing, hunting lands border our land, have seen deer, bear, and turkey on property, the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway can be accessed from 3 locations just minutes away, the Linville Gorge is spectacular and has hiking trails that lead right down to our place. A Beautiful golf course is about a mile away. The history of one of the most pivotal battles in the American Revolution, the Battle of Kings Mountain, brought the patriot forces marching literally up the road we are on and then up the mountain behind our land, creating what is now the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail. We sit on our decks and look across at the mountains which contain 18 railroad tunnels created by the Clinchfield RR, called the Clinchfield Loops, which to this day takes trains up and over (and under) the Blue Ridge Parkway and the mountains.

Reviews

4.7
based on 29 traveler reviews

Cozy Mountain Home, Fantastic Views!
average rating of 4.724138 based on 29 reviews
5

Super relaxing getaway space!

  • 5 of 5

Our family throughly enjoyed our time in your home! We found it to be exactly what was described. You guys have done an excellent job stocking and maintaining a space that makes everyone fell at home. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

it feels like home

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay when coming to the mountains...located right between a decent size town and some great activities. The home owner is so helpful and nice. If you have a large group of people this is the place for you. Tons of space! Plenty of wood for some great fires...recommend the hike to the top of the property to see all of the amazing views.

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Awesome Christmas

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time, even if the weather did not help… the kids had no choice but to leave the phones since there is no connection and no reception (unless you have Verizon). The house is SUPER WELL Equipped with games, movies and activities. Excellent kitchen with good pots and and, cooking utensils, etc. Asheville is only 40 min away, cute town. The Linville caverns are very nice and only 15 min away, and Linville Falls worth the hike to every point. We also hiked in an orchard nearby. Everything was perfect. If I had to give one negative is that the water presure in the bathrooms is low. If you flush you do not shower :) but in the kitchen is OK.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mountain Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed at this beautiful mountain home and enjoyed every minute inside and outside the home. While relaxing in the home, we had everything we needed and felt extremely comfortable in every room. We loved sitting on the front porch and looking at the view and discussing our plans for the day. Each day we ventured out to Linville Caverns, Grandfather Mountain, The Altapass Apple Orchard, and several waterfalls. It was a wonderful experience for our family.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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5

Birthday present

  • 5 of 5

This place is a great get away experience. The house was perfect for our family celebration of my 70th birthday.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Fun weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely home with a beautiful view! Dog friendly and perfect for young children as well! We enjoyed our stay and loved exploring the nearby Linville Gorge!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our home and the wonderful surroundings. One of the things we love about the house is the fact that along with spectacular views we also have a large yard for fun activities. Our children have enjoyed great games of kickball, ultimate Frisbee, horse shoes, flashlight tag and even tent camping in the front yard or up the hill by the large bonfire pit. Fond Memories!
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Map

Altapass Orchard
"We just love the live mountain music, great step back in time, and unique homemade and pack..."
Linville Gorge Wilderness
"Absolutely spectacular views. Fantastic hiking, miles of trails. Wiseman View is a must see. "
Switzerland Cafe and General Store
"Shopping, driving the Blue Ridge Parkway to get there. "
Blue Ridge Pkwy
"My most favorite road in America. "
Mountain View Restaurant
"More wonderful Vistas, great food. "
Linville Caverns
Famous Louise's Rock House Restaurant
The Omni Grove Park Inn
"A must visit. Absolutely one of our favorite places on earth. Once you walk in the lobby yo..."
Biltmore Estate
"Words can't describe. Plan on a full day, tours, winery, just amazing. "
Linville Falls Mountain Club Golf Course
"Very challenging and beautiful golf course tucked into the mountains. "
Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Asheville, NC
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Linville Falls Mountain Club Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
US-221
Nearest Restaurant
15 Miles
Famous Louise's Rock House Restaurant

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Rates & Availability

Marion House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,895
$3,995
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $120
Pet Fee $50

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed by receipt of first payment. All taxes are already included in listed rates and do not need added.
*Discount rate of $275.00 per night applies if renting 5 nights or more, will be applied to final payment request. Monthly rates negotiable.
**Long term rental available. Contact owner.

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Amenities

Marion House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , On 2nd floor.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , On 1st floor, walk-in shower.
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Located on main floor.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Located on 2nd floor, walk in closet stores a cot.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 2 child bed , Located on 2nd floor, also contains daybed and trundle.
    Loft - Loft on 2nd floor contains full size sofa and love seat.
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) Daybed with Trundle, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Day Bed with roll out Trundle; Also 1 Cot and 2 Queen Air Mattresses
Entertainment:
  • Air Hockey
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Small Fire Pit, Large Fire Pit, Hammocks, Horse Shoe Pits, Croquet. Fresh blackberries in July!

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