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

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

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

Owner
Sherry Masters
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 3, 2016
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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

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(68 traveler reviews)

Modern, loft-style 1-BR Apt near Downtown Asheville, King, Mtn Views
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 68 reviews
5

Cozy clean &. Perf ct stay

  • 5 of 5

We were thrilled with the architectural touches in this cozy 2 floor loft. The owners had special touches:

-frig stocked with water

W/d so we could do laundry

-great king size bed

-beautiful mountain views & super quiet

-short drive to downtown & central to everything

-wonderful welcome binder with excellent detail to welcome us

We truly enjoyed our long Thanksgiving at their house. It was even more special because we ha the opportunity to meet Sherry & her husband while there & they are the nicest people.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're glad you were able to get away and visit Asheville! Thank you for your great review - hope you'll come back another time :) Sherry
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5

Fall weekend stay

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I recently stayed in Asheville for the weekend for a wedding and choose to stay here as opposed to a hotel in downtown and couldn't have been happier with our choice. The house is in a great location where you feel secluded and off the beaten path, but still very short cab ride to the downtown area. The house was perfect for what we needed and we loved the views from the porch, bedroom windows and living room area. There was more than enough room for us to relax and feel at home within the apartment. I would absolutely recommend this property to anyone who asked! We hope to be back next fall for an extended stay to soak in more of what Asheville has to offer!

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying with us! We're glad you had a great visit for the wedding event - come back anytime! Mark and Sherry
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Awesome Asheville Mountain-View Nest!

  • 4 of 5

This apartment was lovely inside and out with fabulous views and everything we needed! We were amazed that even with having neighbors both next door and above us that we had so much quiet and privacy! We so enjoyed the innovative design/layout, clean, modern furnishings, wonderfully comfy bed, and fantastic location right in the heart of all-things-Asheville! Would definitely rent this unit again! Thank You!!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're glad you visited Terez! Come back again when you get a chance!
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5

Beautiful Apartment in an amazing setting!

  • 5 of 5

Great accommodations. Beautiful setting and an excellent host! Thanks again for everything Sherry. Already Looking forward to our next visit!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Truly wonderful!!

  • 5 of 5

Sherry and her husband are one of a kind! My husband read the apartment manual and we learned that her husband designed the units and she is an art creative! You can see the beauty of their hearts through the craftsmanship and design of the home. The views were phonemal and it was truly a wonderful escape from the busyness of life. Thank you for sharing your gifts, talents, and home with us.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Close to downtown, large space for a 1 bedroom

  • 5 of 5

Great stay at the Masters' place! Huge space for a 1 bedroom and perfect for 2 people. The Masters' were very good at communicating and I appreciate the house guide they left. Convenient distance to downtown, the GPI or Biltmore. The high end hotels are great for a night of luxury, but after that come visit the Masters! We hope to come back someday!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Agree! thanks Ashley - you're welcome to come back anytime!
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Biltmore Estate
"A must see if you have a day to spare! The house, gardens, winery, trails, shopping, ice cr..."
Blue Ridge Parkway
"Perfect for a slowish scenic drive and incredible views! Hiking and picnic options and stop..."
French Broad Chocolate Lounge
"Many, many awards have been given to this 'sweet' chocolate! Don't miss it - they sometimes..."
Curate
"Make a reservation and experience this tapas restaurant that Chef Katie Button and family ow..."
Grove Arcade
"Built in 1929 by Edwin Grove (creator of Grove Park Inn) this indoor mall thrived as a publi..."
Rezaz Mediterranean Cuisine
"One of our personal favorites! The food is aways amazing and service is not overbearing but..."
Asheville’s Salt Cave & Spa
"Have only gotten to go once and it was near the holidays so it was busy - otherwise I'd say ..."
Tops For Shoes
"Wow - so many shoes!!! Great styles and an upstairs huge room for 'on sale' shoes. People w..."
Asheville Pizza & Brewing Co.
"The Merrimon Ave location is also the discount movie theater! $3 movies, always an afternoo..."
Asheville High School
"Drive by on McDowell St. to get a look at the architecture of the city high school. "
Over Easy Cafe
"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!"
Lexington Avenue Brewery
"Good beer, good burger, fun downtown location."
Thomas Wolfe Memorial
"We've not been lately - but its a great historical part of Asheville! Conveniently located ..."
Laughing Seed Cafe
"One of the oldest Vegetarian restaurants in town - good food and interesting location on Wal..."
Universal Joint
"Popular local hang-out on the main drag in West Asheville...good comfort food - they have ta..."
12 Bones Smokehouse
"Very popular - just ask President Obama! Located in the eclectic River Arts District."
Early Girl Eatery
"Great farm to table restaurant in downtown. Good for breakfast!!"
Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe
"Very interesting bookstore! Local and visiting authors often come for readings. Wide varie..."
The Orange Peel
"Very popular music venue! Located on Biltmore Ave. near shopping and restaurants. 'Hip' ba..."
Tupelo Honey Cafe
"Very popular restaurant - especially for breakfast! Gave it 4 of 5 because you have to rese..."
Grovewood Gallery
"The best gallery in town! Worth driving few miles north on Charlotte St. to find it. Locat..."
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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Owner accepts payment in:
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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
 
 
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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