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Luxurious romantic mountain retreat with blue ribbon trout stream

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 br. cozy cabin with spectacular screened porch and manicured 3 acr landscaping

The CreekHouse is an easily accessible vacation destination. Once you arrive, you will not want to leave. Located just 3 miles north of the quaint town of Bakersville, you will be greeted by songbirds and sounds of rushing creek water. After spending time at the water, you may want to relax on the large screened porch, walk thru the woods or spend quiet time in prayerful meditation in the boulder garden.

The CreekHouse includes all the creature comforts such as central air, WIFI, TV with DVD player and dish network in the living room, DVD in the master bedroom,fans in each room, fully equipped kitchen complete with stainless steel appliances, master bedroom w/private bath, and fireplace, washer and dryer, ceramic tile floors and all the comforts of home. But being at the CreekHouse is not about being inside, it is about nature and being outside. You will start your day with coffee on the screen porch and you might want to cook breakfast out on the grill that is located on one of the several different level decks. You may then wish to take your breakfast platter to the screened gazebo down by the water to enjoy listening to the sounds of nature while you eat. To travel back and forth between the house and the water you will walk the winding stone path that also branches off to the shade of one of several botanical gardens, or you might want to check out the pond. In the evening, you can watch in delight as the lightening bugs put on a show that will take you back to your childhood memories of capturing them in a bottle. Staying at the CreekHouse is certain to be a vacation you will always remember.

More Details

Owner
Yindra Vylet
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, czech, hungarian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 21, 2017

About Yindra Vylet

The magic of CreekHouse brought us to North Carolina. We lived at different parts of the word and spent the past decades in California but after visiting the CreekHouse we decided to leave everything behind and move to Bakersville North Carolina where we bought an other house. Few months later the CreekHouse got on the market, we couldn't resist and decided to buy it for vacation rental. The mountains surrounding Bakersville is the home of many artists, many of them have the similar stories; once they visited the area they decided to move here. We both studied art in Europe but life drifted us to other carriers, but now we have the opportunity to continue our broken path. The beauty of the natural scenery is just indescribable; everyday is a wonder. When we are not at the CreekHouse, we are hiking, creating art, remodeling our other house, visiting galleries, taking pictures of the wonderful wildlife or practicing culinary art. We enjoy making people happy by sharing the CreekHouse with our guests.

Yindra Vylet purchased this cottage in 2005

Why Yindra Vylet chose High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains

The moment we saw this property we wanted to call it ours. The serenity of this property just magical. It is a large lush landscaping to maintain with private creek bordering the land and a pond but is worth every effort, it is a labor of love.

Deer, wild turkeys and many different birds are daily visitors here, magical to watch them from the large screened porch. Experiencing this property is a life changing experience as many of CreekHouse guests cal it.

What makes this cottage unique

Everything about this place is unique, but sitting on the front porch looking straight up at the Roan Mountain while listening to birds chatter ceaselessly against the background sounds of the rushing water makes it a place like no other. As if that were not enough, the private boulder garden located just to the left of the screened porch is a total unexpected delight. I feel closest to God when I am at the Creekhouse.

Amenities

Bakersville Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • King size beds (1) masterbedroom, Queen size Beds (1) guest bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting

Reviews

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Luxurious romantic mountain retreat with blue ribbon trout stream
average rating of 4.8939395 based on 66 reviews
5

Truly a Treasure!

  • 5 of 5

What a treasure we have found! Beginning with the warm and friendly greeting we received, toy blocks and toy trucks set up for my two little ones, coloring Easter Pages, as we were there easter weekend, and a sweet welcome note on the kitchen table with easter bunnies and other sweet treats. We felt so at home! Walking out onto the screened in porch you can hear the water running behind the house. The yard is large and perfect for my 2 outside loving boys to run around. We loved playing in the yard but especially playing in the water. It is shallow enough on the edges that we could sit and watch the children splash in the water, throw rocks play in the mud etc. It was no doubt their favorite spot as they asked to go there as soon as they woke up each morning. Each evening we cooked outside on the grill and ate outside on either the screened in porch or on the table on the outside porch and enjoyed the evenings outside.

The inside of the house is really clean and cozy and very home like, beds are comfortable and the kitchen has everything that you could need. We honestly didn't spend much time inside as the weather was beautiful and the outside of the property is beautiful and so peaceful. It was the perfect weekend getaway spot and we cannot wait to come back again!

Thank you so much for sharing your home with us and for all of the extra touches truly making us feel at home.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Katie for your kind words. Making our guests feel at home and happy at the CreekHouse is truly a joy for us. The fact that your boys had so much fun it is the greatest reward for us. We're looking forward to seeing you and your "little ones" soon.
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Stokesdale, North Carolina
5

Relaxing get away!

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a nice get away, this is your place. So relaxing and steps to the river for fishing. The owners have thought of everything.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Mountain Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Very nice home located outside Bakersville. We enjoyed sitting outside on the back porch listening to the creek below and watching the fireflies in the yard. Our children had so much playing in the creek. We visited Linville Falls, Mt. Mitchell, Altapasss Orchard and the Mountain View Restaurant during our week long stay.

Thank you so much for sharing your Creek House with our family.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pawleys Island, SC 29585
4

Lovely home on Little Rock Creek (with trout!). Nicely equipped and landscaped yard

  • 4 of 5

With family in the area, we've stayed at a number of properties around Bakersville. The Creek House is one of our favorites, and we stay there whenever possible! The house and porch are very comfortable, and the yard and the creek add to the enjoyment. Not fancy, but very nice and well appointed. New owners are very helpful, including leaving toys and books for our 3-year old granddaughter during our recent stay! Highly recommended for small family or two couples.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quaint house

  • 5 of 5

Many amenities, clean and surrounded by natural wonders!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pawleys Island, SC
5

Another wonderful stay at the Creek House!

  • 5 of 5

This time in February--a time when we haven't visited before. As always, the house was immaculate and well stocked with essentials. In this case, the owners even left some toys and books for our 3-year-old granddaughter! We are already looking forward to our next visit--although maybe in a little warmer weather!

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

The Creekhouse is located within 10 miles of world class hiking on the Appalachian Trail. Penland School of Crafts is within 15 minutes. White water rafting guided tours is also within a 15 minute ride from the property.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $60
Damage Deposit $100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.