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Sherry Masters

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english

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

60 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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Overview

Kenilworth Apartment Rental Photos and Description

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

Our place on Beaucatcher is a modern, loft-style apartment that has everything you need and suits the vacationer or business traveler. This house clings onto the side of Beaucatcher 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.

The apartment is open and airy and has a nice, new kitchen if you wish to cook, or just warm-up some left-overs from one of the many downtown eating establishments. We designed and built this multi-family house 20 years ago and the main unit served as our home for several years. This particular unit has been recently renovated and is equipped with brand new furnishings. We have just opened this unit up as vacation rental for folks to take advantage of it's proximity and architectural character.

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.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Sherry Masters (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Speaks: english

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 1992

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.

Reviews

5
based on 60 traveler reviews

Modern, loft-style 1-BR Apt near Downtown Asheville, King, Mtn Views
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 60 reviews
5

Great apartment - Great view!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the Master's apartment. It was very clean, comfortable and what a view... They thought of everything that we might need, (the condiments in the fridge were an extra nice - and unusual - touch). The recommendations of what to do and where to eat were also much appreciated. The parking was trickier than expected but we got used to it. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pam, thanks so much for your review! We're glad you visited and enjoyed your time in Asheville! Do come back anytime - we'd love to have you return. Sherry
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5

Perfect Mini Moon

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I just recently stayed here on our mini honeymoon. We couldn't have been more pleased with the space - perfect for two, close to town and yet we still had a feeling of seclusion. It's only about a five minute car ride to downtown ($5-7 Uber). The views are amazing, the furniture comfortable and the overall apt is totally up-to-date (we even did some laundry while we were there).

Sherry provides a great welcome binder with loads of helpful info that out-of-towners could need - we went on one of the recommended hikes to Catawba Falls which we really enjoyed. The binder also includes many recommended restaurants and other activities to do in the area. She also provides helpful little tidbits about things such as how to work the shower, tv, wifi, etc. While those seem little they can be quite helpful for some.

Overall we could not have enjoyed our stay anymore - the only complaint I have is that we couldn't have been there longer! Thanks again, Sherry!

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

We were in Asheville for only a few days and found this home very convenient to Downtown Restaurants, shops, art galleries, and great hikes. The apartment was charming, had beautiful art work displayed, was neat, clean, and bright with a beautiful mountain view. Owner Sherry was very, very helpful. I would highly recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Ronnie! I appreciate your review - glad you could visit Asheville and hope you'll come back again!
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5

Super nice Owner

  • 5 of 5

Sherry was great to deal with. She is very responsive and thoughtful. Each question I had or request I made she helped get worked out for me. The place is clean and was exactly as expected.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Kelly! we're glad you had a get-away for your anniversary - thanks for choosing our apartment!
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5

Charming and cozy

  • 5 of 5

We loved it here, it was perfect!! Just enough space for the two of us with a fabulous view!!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Lauren - glad you came to Asheville!
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5

We absolutely love it!!!

  • 5 of 5

The place was perfect, the view was awesome and Sherry always made sure we had everything we needed!!! It made our boy's 11yo birthday unforgettable...

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad it was a good birthday get-away! Hope he had a blast :)
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"Food is great! Space is a little tight...so depends on timing :)"
Mamacita's Taqueria
"Next to Orange Peel. Good for a quick meal, especially w/kids!"
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"Good beer, good burger, fun downtown location."
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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 now Asheville has one of only four Sake Brewery's in the entire country. Asheville will indeed make a lasting impression.

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Rates & Availability

Kenilworth Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Tourist Season
Apr 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$145
$795
 
 
Thanksgiving holiday
Nov 23 2016 - Nov 26 2016
4 night minimum stay
$595
Flat fee
 
 
Christmas holiday
Dec 23 2016 - Dec 25 2016
3 night minimum stay
$475
Flat fee
 
 
New Years Eve
Dec 30 2016 - Jan 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$475
Flat fee
 
 
Winter Season
Jan 2 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$135
$750
 
 
tourist season
Apr 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$160
$950
$3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$160
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 13.0%

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

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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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.
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 ...
  • Stove
  • 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:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • 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.

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