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Modern, loft-style 1-BR Apt near Downtown Asheville, King, Mtn Views

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1 Bath (Sleeps 2-4)

This triplex house has everything you need and suits the vacationer or business traveler. The house clings onto the side of the mountain, on a dead-end road, giving one the feel of truly being in the mountains but only 1.5 miles from the center of downtown.

We designed and built the multi-family house in 1993, and the main unit served as our home for several years. This particular 1 bedroom unit is best suited for a couple or small family with a king bed and large sectional sofa for extra sleeping. It is equipped with comfortable furnishings and has a small patio to enjoy the mountain views.

We believe you will truly enjoy your 'repose' time dwelling in this clean, 'clutter free' apartment. It is bright and open, yet very comfortable, cozy and intimate. If you are looking for something sleek, unique, and close to everything, then this apartment will satisfy your vacation desires and help create a memorable stay here in scenic Asheville.

More Details

Owner
Sherry Masters
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 20, 2017

About Sherry Masters

I am a local architect and Asheville native and my wife Sherry is also a native of the area. Sherry has formerly worked as the manager/buyer for Grovewood Gallery for over 20-years and is heavily involved with promoting local arts and crafts. My firm concentrates primarily on healthcare design and other institutional work.

Sherry Masters purchased this apartment in 1993

Why Sherry Masters chose Asheville

We built this property as our primary home with rentals units as well and wanted to create a real sense of place on this challenging small, steep lot. The design is a simple vertical scheme with a relatively small footprint reflecting local vernacular yet the interiors are modern. This is an example of sustainable and sensitive design, yet ironically, this type of structure could not be built today given the current ordinance...

We have people who have lived in our units and still say 'we miss that place'. Architecture is about creating a setting for people, and if done well, should instill lasting memories.

What makes this apartment unique

Convenience to interstate, downtown, and Biltmore Village. Surrounded by nature and mountain views. This property offers open space to relax and unwind.

Map

Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Asheville Regional
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I 240
Nearest Beach
276 Miles
Charleston, Sullivans Island
Car: necessary

Asheville is known for it's wonderful architecture, art galleries, great restaurants and hip shops. This eclectic city in the mountains is a perfect place to explore and to make as a home base while venturing the mountains of Western North Carolina. The city offers a variety of 'urban' activities while one can spend a lifetime exploring the Southern Appalachians. The highest peak, Mount Mitchell is less than an hours drive via the Blue Ridge Parkway. These lush mountains have attracted visitors for years including George Vanderbilt who set out to build his 'dream house' - The Biltmore, which is a must see for any first-time visitor to the area. One can spend days shopping downtown and eating at some of the best restaurants in the region which offer a wide variety of ethnic tastes. The many craft breweries have touted Asheville as 'Beer City' the past few years and and the art scene is nationally known. Asheville will indeed make a lasting impression.

Amenities

Kenilworth Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 bathroom beside bedroom. Large vanity counter, 1 sink, tub/shower. Storage under sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Sectional sofa or blow up mattress (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The apartment is secluded on a dead end road, yet it is only 5 minutes to downtown with all the restaurants, shopping, galleries and breweries. Our location is 10 min to The Biltmore and 10 to Grove Park Inn. It is convenient to drive to the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Reviews

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Modern, loft-style 1-BR Apt near Downtown Asheville, King, Mtn Views
average rating of 4.8971963 based on 107 reviews
Davie, Florida
5

Very clean & comfortable. Great location . Loved the view

  • 5 of 5

Access to unit & Parking a little tricky , but enjoyed the stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Mountain retreat

  • 4 of 5

Very comfortable with spacious and interesting floor plan. Access and parking a little tricky.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Adorable loft with great views of the sunrise

  • 5 of 5

This loft was just the right place to end our week vacation. Its roomy and comfortable and only a few blocks from downtown. The owners were right there if we needed them but not once did they intrude on our privacy. The loft is adorably decorated and had all the amenities of home. I highly recommend this property. Thank you so much Sherry.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review! We appreciate your visit! Best wishes!
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Bloomington, Il
4

Gorgeous inside and out

  • 4 of 5

Nothing like the opportunity to stay in a mountain retreat. The views each morning, cup of coffee in hand...perfect. Stocked kitchen made it easy to cook, we caught up on a little laundry. Very quiet too.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Jeanine! We're glad you got to visit Asheville!
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5

Wil be back!!!

  • 5 of 5

It's was an awesome stay. We will be back for sure!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: :) please do come back anytime!
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5

Great Get-Away

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the Masters' apartment home. It sits in a quaint neighborhood on a narrow road above the city and there is a really beautiful view from the back patio. Sherry knew it was my wife's 50th birthday and had a birthday card waiting for her upon our arrival. So thoughtful! The apartment provided everything we needed, making the stay hassle-free, and the furniture was even comfortable. We loved all of the windows to let the natural light in...and being able to leave the bedroom windows open to let the breeze in at night was especially nice. We used Uber for several trips around town, including to and from a concert at the Highland Brewery and the location was so convenient and affordable. Our hosts were also very responsive to our communications. We definitely recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: James, we're glad the birthday get-away was great for you! We'd love for you all to come back anytime. Thank you for your review - we appreciate it! Sherry
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 13.0%

Rates for longer stays will be quoted on an individual basis.

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.

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