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Hear The Call Of The Mountains & Feel The Mountain Breeze

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

A 2 Bedroom/2 Bath Cabin Located On A Ridge Overlooking The Black Mountains

Located off the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway in Little Switzerland, NC. and tucked away on a ridge overlooking the Black Mountains and Mt. Mitchell, the highest point in the Southeastern U.S. is our cabin, named MISTY RIDGE. Our mountain retreat. A 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom retreat for tranquility. The cabin layout offers privacy as each bedroom has an on suite bathroom on opposite ends of cabin. One with queen bed and bathtub, the other with twin beds and shower. Large deck for sunset viewing and mountain dreaming complete with dining table and rockers for relaxing. Gas fireplace, separate fire pit deck, washer/dryer, TV, DVD, charcoal grill. Fully furnished kitchen with everything you may need including a large picture window so you won't miss any wild turkey's going by! All linens, towels, and paper products furnished. Heat and A/C (although rarely needed!) Plenty of windows to let in the mountain air. Caretaker on duty for any assistance.

Chris and Susanne Andrews
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

About Chris and Susanne Andrews

We are so happy to share our mountain retreat with you. We live in Baton Rouge, Louisiana but get to our little piece of mountain paradise as often as possible. We love the outdoors year round. Hiking, fishing, backpacking, river rafting, camping, snow shoeing, cross country skiing-our cabin location let's us do all these activities within an hour's drive.

Chris and Susanne Andrews purchased this cabin in 2002

Why Chris and Susanne Andrews chose High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains

We bought Misty Ridge after visiting the Little Switzerland area for 15 years. We were told of the cabin the day it went on sale as we were vacationing. We saw it and fell in love. Bought it and made a few updates, like adding in a picture window in the kitchen to let nature in. To us the cabin is magical for the tranquility it offers us. In fact, we even got married on our deck! It will forever be a special place for us and our family.

What makes this cabin unique

We fell in love with this cabin for its large deck and the amazing views it offers. It has a ramp as an option to enter the cabin rather than steps, so we knew it would work for some of our elderly relatives. The inside décor with the wood work and stone fireplace was just what we had envisioned for a cabin. The large windows and skylights lets nature take a step inside.


Spruce Pine Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Queen bedroom has sink, toilet, tub/shower combo with window. Twin bedroom has sink, toilet, shower with window.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Queen bedroom with attached full bathroom with tub/shower combo. Twin bedroom with attached full bath with shower. Bedrooms are on each side of the cabin.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • caves
  • forests
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • skiing


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(25 traveler reviews)

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Hear The Call Of The Mountains & Feel The Mountain Breeze
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Beautiful Place.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Fantastic views

  • 5 of 5

This is a perfect sized and well equipped cabin. The views from the deck are stunning, not only mountain wise but the wild life that chooses to pass by (deer, wild turkey, bunnies, and a black bear). The cabin is situated in a perfect location to quite a few hikes, waterfalls, and Grandfather Mountain or Mt. Mitchell. We have enjoyed our stay tremendously and cannot wait to be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed Misty Ridge! Our joy is when people enjoy our cabin as much as we do. Chris & Susanne
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Great spot

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location and very comfortable base for our adventures in Spruce Pine and Linville Falls. Excellent communication with Chris despite our lack of cell coverage. ;-)

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Great weekend.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful property. Very quite, clean, and well appointed. We had a wonderful weekend!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are always happy when our guests enjoy the quiet and stunning beauty of Misty Ridge as much as we do. Chris & Susanne
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Beautiful view, comfy cabin

  • 5 of 5

Chris and Susanne provided us with a perfect getaway for our small family (2 adults, 5 yo and 2 yo boys). The view alone was worth the stay. I can imagine how amazing it would look in the fall. We woke up to deer in the front yard. Inside, we stayed cozy with the fireplace, movies, and cooking meals in the kitchen that had plenty of room. The cabin was clean and well-stocked with everything we needed for a long weekend. Since our kids were determined to see snow, we made a day of Hawksnest for snow tubing. Another day we drove to Mt Mitchell, but it was too rainy and stormy for a hike. We did end up getting a wet but beautiful hike in at Crabtree Falls, which was only about a half hour drive. We would definitely return!

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Really Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a wonderful time at this clean, well-appointed cabin. We enjoyed exploring the Little Switzerland area, had great meals and got some nice keepsakes at the Switzerland Cafe and General Store. We timed our trip well in terms of autumn colors, and spent a good bit of time on the Blue Ridge Parkway. In fact, if you find you need to visit the Spruce Pine Walmart, take the parkway—it’s a more enjoyable and probably quicker drive than the other route.

We also spent a lot of time on the front porch enjoying the excellent view. Part of the porch is covered/shaded/protected (for those times when it’s raining or really windy). Stargazing was excellent too.

My wife enjoyed and appreciated the kitchen, the bed was comfortable, and the many windows provided great views in all directions. The owners were very easy to work with. We highly recommend this property to anyone wanting to get away from it all.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for such a nice review. We always hope our guests enjoy our cabin as much as we do.
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Altapass Orchard
Knife and Fork
"Unforgettable Meal! "
Mountain View Restaurant
"Great view for a delicious burger!"
Linville Gorge Wilderness
"Some easy hikes for some amazing views."
Linville Falls Winery
"Sit for a tasting or grab a bottle to enjoy on our deck, don't forget to grab a picture in f..."
Crabtree Falls
"A hike worth taking!"
Switzerland Cafe and General Store
"A must stop. Everything delicious especially their smoked trout BLT! "
DT's Blue Ridge Java
"A mountain town's version of Starbucks...only better. Excellent soups, too."
Little Switzerland Books & Beans
"Grab a cup of coffee and sit and relax among old and new books in a cozy setting."
Ingles Supermarket
"The spot for groceries in the area complete with fresh Carolina seafood and gourmet items."
Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Sugar Mountain
Car: necessary

Cabin is right off the Blue Ridge Parkway. Enjoy lunch at the Little Switzerland café then take a short stroll to a waterfall. Plan day hikes on the Appalachian Trail. In the fall, visit the Altapass Apple Orchard to pick your own apples. Begin the morning with coffee on our deck and end the day watching the sunset there. Visit Mt. Mitchell and the Mineral Rock Museum. Winter activities include skiing and tubing less than an hour away.


Rates & Availability

Spruce Pine Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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