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4 Star Accommodations With A Gorgeous Mountain View

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 2,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Designer Mountain Home • WiFi • Hot Tub • Fire Pit

Abundant Joy is waiting for you! Nestled on a private, wooded lot with a magnificent view of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

This 3 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home. The home is roomy and spacious with 2 living rooms and fireplaces on each floor. We also have 2 pull out sofas and memory foam mattresses.

Experience mountain elegance with a designer's touch. Perfect for travelers who want the peace of the

country in 4 star accommodations. This is not grandma's cabin! Everything is up-to-date, sparkling clean and new

with all of the creature comforts that you need. Artistic touches abound throughout this beautiful home.

Perfect for families, groups of friends or a a romantic couples retreat.

The beds are new and super comfortable. The linens are luxurious and high quality with goose down duvets,

This beautiful house was recently renovated and painted with non-VOC paints. Each bedroom has its own private bath.

The master suite will delight couples with its king bed and gorgeous new bathroom. The master suite equals any 4+ star hotel room.

We have high speed internet throughout the house and flat screen TVs on each floor with DirectTV.

Our Billiards Room has a regulation size, 9' table., a flat screen TV, and a leather futon to accommodate extra guests.

You'll enjoy our two wood burning fireplaces. and our outdoor fire pit.

Delight in our outdoor hot tub for a midnight soak surrounded by nature.

We are just a short 12 minute scenic and paved drive into downtown Brevard where you will have find grocery stores, restaurants, bars

and shopping. We have a carport for easy unloading and lots of parking. The house has a balcony, screened in porch and another

porch where you can just sit and take in the beautiful surroundings.

We are very close to great hiking trails, gorgeous waterfalls, Dupont State Forest and the Blue Ridge Parkway.

We know how to make your vacation special! Relax in Abundant Joy!

More Details

Luanne Allgood
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

About Luanne Allgood

I opened my first vacation rental (the Best of All Worlds) in 2009. I enjoy sharing my beautiful homes with guests from all over. I travel frequently and rent places around the world. I know what is needed and frequently lacking in short term rentals. It is my great pleasure to help you have a great vacation in Brevard.

Here's my bio:

Luanne presently works in the entertainment industry as an Executive Producer.

During her 15 years as a volunteer teacher at the Miami Rescue Mission, she worked with over a 1000 men helping them believe in themselves and begin making healthier choices.

Luanne was the recipient of the “Donor Next Door Award” from Leave a Legacy Foundation for her work at the mission.

The Creative Living class was featured on NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams in the Making a Difference segment and in USA Today.

She is an accomplished bassoonist and played with the Miami Symphony for several years including their Carnegie Hall performance in 2000.

Luanne Allgood purchased this house in 2014

Why Luanne Allgood chose North Carolina

If you are looking for a clean, beautiful vacation home, this property is for you. It has all of amenities that would expect in a fine hotel and all of the comforts of home.

What makes this house unique

This home is beautiful on the inside and out. Artistic touches are everywhere. The view is magnificent and the house is very private.

Guestbook comments from the owner

WE HAD A GREAT TIME!!! The home was asolutely all we expected and more! Thank you for working with us we really appreciate all your assistance. We will be booking again:)
Mar 2015
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Pisgah Forest House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • We have 4 bathrooms.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • The master suite is very large with a king bed and a gorgeous new bathroom There are two queen bedrooms with adjoining bathrooms on the first floor. We also have a queen futon in the billiards area and two portable full sized mattresses.
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


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4 Star Accommodations With A Gorgeous Mountain View
average rating of 4.811321 based on 54 reviews

Nice, clean, large house with great view

  • 4 of 5

great choice for good-sized group visiting the Brevard area!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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The home was very clean and had all the necessary linens and kitchen was well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at Abundant Joy. The home was very comfortable and clean. Our kids enjoyed the pool table and hot tub. We loved visiting Brevard with the cute downtown shops and great restaurants. We also loved seeing all of the waterfalls and mountain views. This was a memorable family summer trip!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful mountain home

  • 5 of 5

The property is beautifully decorated and has plenty of space for a group of seven to spread out. Luanne was very responsive to any questions, and there were lots of lovely touches (ingredients for S'mores with firewood already arranged in the fire pit). We had a great time!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome family get away!

  • 5 of 5

I would highly recommend staying at Abundant Joy! We throughly enjoyed our stay! Luanne was extremely accommodating and easy to work with. The house was beautiful! Well decorated and extremely clean!

We spent a day at Sierra Nevada, a day hiking in DuPont State Forest and a day downtown Asheville.

We would definitely stay at Abundant Joy again!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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A great place for quiet time , camp fires and time together.

  • 4 of 5

The house was clean and attractive. I loved having the main bedroom on the first floor. The fire pit was a huge success. We had a few nights around the campfire. We enjoyed the pool table and the hot tub. The location was wonderful for getting into town and hikes. The best part was how quiet it was. My only complaint is the cookware needs to be replaced.

A great place for families that want to spent time together. A lot of open space.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review. I'll check it out and replace it immediately. Sometimes they get battered up and we aren't aware of it.
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  • 5 of 5

Peaceful and relaxing, this lovely mountain home is well equipped and very roomy. We enjoyed the fire pit and hot tub. No lack of supplies for laundry, cooking, and general needs. Easy to get to from town and a great location for hiking. My family is eager to come back.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles


Rates & Availability

Pisgah Forest House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Cleaning fee for up to 6 $175 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.0%

Please call me if you need to discuss payment options. Thanks!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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