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Wake Forest area. Just right-2BR, wooded location, sleeps 5. Cute.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2BR cute and quiet. Hardwood floors, deck looks out over huge back yard

We bought this comfortable gem about 10 years ago because it was next door to our house and we wanted to make sure it stayed well maintained. We rented it by the year until we started renting the 'big house' (Outrageous Cabin in the Woods) on VRBO and now we pop back and forth between them and two others we own in the neighborhood. The house comes fully equipped with appliances including washer and dryer. Central air and gas heat, microwave etc, etc. Since we stay there sometimes we make sure that all the kitchen gear you may need is there as well: coffee, salt, pepper, etc. It really is difficult to conceive that you are less than two miles from WFU and about 8 minutes from Winston Salem's extremely vibrant downtown. We have traveled extensively and used VRBO in Europe and South America on many occasions so we like to think we know what travelers expect on a stay. We stay in the background but are generally close by if the need arises for assistance.

***SPECIAL REQUEST: Please, no perfumes, hairspray, or scented candles indoors - homeowner has severe allergy! If you must use these products, please do so outdoors. Thank you.

More Details

Property Manager
Susan MacIntosh
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 2017

About Susan MacIntosh

We wear many hats; Realtor, Interior Designer, community/civic advocates, developers, restoration addicts, etc.

Susan MacIntosh purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Susan MacIntosh chose North Carolina Piedmont

It's just right. Easy to find, easy to get to everything and very comfortable.

Amenities

Winston-Salem Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
  • Jack-and-Jill bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Master BR has a queen bed and opens off to a Jack-and-Jill bathroom. Second bedroom has two twin beds. Good sized windows allow for excellent lighting.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • skiing
  • tennis

Reviews

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Wake Forest area. Just right-2BR, wooded location, sleeps 5. Cute.
average rating of 4.3 based on 10 reviews
Wales, Wisconsin
5

Quiet but close to everything

  • 5 of 5

Relaxing place to go to in between our busy schedule. Thanks so much.

Ann, Rachel, Ben, and Sarah.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lexington, VA
5

Clean, Comfy, Quiet, and Cute!

  • 5 of 5

If you love trees, as I do, you will love this property. The trees are the tallest I've ever seen in a neighborhood. I think because the birds are so well protected in such a tall tree-canopy, the variety of birds here is incredible. I enjoyed listening to them while walking my dog along the safe, sparsely traveled roads of this neighborhood.

I stayed in this cottage, which has a high cute factor, with my dog and my daughter's family (my daughter was interviewing for a position at Wake Forest). We found the beds to be very comfortable, and the neighborhood was peaceful and quiet. The owners live next door, which is nice (though we never had reason to contact them). The kitchen had everything we needed. There's a fenced-in front yard: appropriate for a dog and a small child to run around in; and in the back is a large south-facing deck that looks out upon a fine stand of glorious hardwoods. At the southern edge of the property is a small creek into which my three year--old grandson enjoyed throwing sticks.

My only initial disappointment with this house was that it had just one bathroom (read toilet); however, that ended up not being a problem. We three adults (and the three year-old) were able to share the bathroom without any lines forming for the toilet. In the basement of this house is a washer and dryer. Since our party also included a six-month-old baby who likes to drool and spit up her food, we made good use of the laundry facilities.

If I'm ever in the area again, I will definitely stay here. I highly recommend this adorable cottage.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Cute, quaint, great location, cool setting!

  • 4 of 5

Loved spending time in this little love nest! Great surroundings, great location! Will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Charming cottage in quiet area

  • 4 of 5

Very functional little place. Set in quiet residential area. East access to stores and downtown area. Lovely for walking.

All basics available in kitchen. Easy for 2 -4 people

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cute, eclectic and cozy - just right for our little family!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the little cottage in the woods. So comfy and just right for our family of 5. The dog loved the front yard. Our kids were so excited to pick out which bed was theirs. :) Beautiful place. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

The cottage was lovely and clean and in a great location.

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time in Winston-Salem. The cottage was very clean and lovely to stay in. Great location and atmosphere. We didn't stay very long but enjoyed our time there.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
29 Miles
Piedmont Triad International GSO
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Village Tavern
Nearest Ferry
279 Miles
Swan Quarter/Ocracoke
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Old Town country club (private)
Nearest Train
29 Miles
High Point Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I40
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
River Birch
Nearest Ski
103 Miles
Sugar Mountain
Nearest Beach
240 Miles
Myrtle Beach
Car: recommended

We are in the Northwest quadrant of Winston Salem, close to Wake Forest University. We are surrounded by multiple mid to high end grocery stores as well as many ethnic restaurants: Chinese, Indian, Italian, Mexican etc. The entrance to the house is directly under a street light, and there is a bright green mailbox at the end of the driveway so it's hard to miss.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $25

***SPECIAL OFFER -- We like to book our properties! If it's close to your arrival date and we have a vacancy, please ask us for a special rate!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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