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Debbie Miller

Member since: 2004
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Speaks: english

Riverfront Cabin, Fishing steps from front porch, Private & Secluded

52 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Black Mountain Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed, 2 Baths (Sleeps 8)

We invite you to visit our North Carolina Mountain, one-of-a-kind riverfront vacation cabin conveniently located to Asheville, Biltmore Estate, Black Mountain, Chimney Rock, and Lake Lure.

Tucked away in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Rock Creek Retreat is the perfect place to leave the world behind and enjoy a secluded natural paradise offering the ultimate in privacy, yet located only minutes from popular Western North Carolina Mountain locations and activities.

The natural beauty begins on the Blue Ridge Parkway as you make your way to the cabin and then continues as you turn into the hidden driveway and see the Broad River as it makes a tranquil bend just in front of the home. The river winds its way down the mountain through the lush green of rhododendron, dogwood, spruce, and pine that landscapes the 2 1/2 acre property.

You can enjoy the relaxing sights and sounds of the river right from the rocking chair porch of this vacation home in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Stroll down to the edge for a closer view, cool your feet, or cast for a few of the native trout. Above all, just relax and feel the stress of daily life melt away.

Special Features include:

* Three cozy bedrooms... two with queen-size beds, and a third with twins

* Breakfast room/den with comfortable futon that sleeps an additional two persons

* Two full baths... equally accessible to all bedrooms

* Large stone hearth and wood-burning stove... perfect for relaxing any time of year. Wood is provided.

* Spacious river-view porch with rocking chairs, porch swing, and outside dining

* Riverside outdoor fireplace and picnic area

* Everything needed for a comfortable and carefree stay... all linens, towels, cooking utensils, washer and dryer, Satellite TV, DVD, grill

* Sleeps eight comfortably

* Lovely path down to river from cabin to enjoy fishing, floating and wading, or sunbathing.

Keywords: Cabin, river, fishing, mountain, secluded

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Debbie Miller (Owner)
Member since: 2004
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

We arrived with our 8 children and never dreamed of the memories we would make at this perfect cabin by the creek. Our four boys explored the beauty of God's Beautiful Creation by the flowing river. The girls laid blankets out and read under the big, colorful trees. My husband taught my boys how to cut wood and we sat on the front porch wrapped in blankets and talked of "family things" and our future dreams… The smell of the wood stove will be a special reminder of our stay at Rock Creek.

Oct. 2011.
Oct 2011
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based on 52 traveler reviews

Riverfront Cabin, Fishing steps from front porch, Private & Secluded
average rating of 4.7884617 based on 54 reviews
Memphis, TN

Quiet Peaceful Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at Rock Creek Retreat. It is in a lovely setting where you feel as if you had the woods and river all to yourself. The outdoor fireplace and lovely porch where we could eat while we saw and heard the river made us feel like we were completely in the woods, but when the rain came we could go inside and watch a movie and play games. We loved watching all the hummingbirds that came to feeder on the porch. It was also located near Black Mountain, Montreat, Asheville, Chimney Rock and Lake Lure. What a wonderful combination of the great outdoors and the modern conveniences! Thank you for a serene and restful time at your cabin!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Riverfront Cabin was great location and had everything we needed

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the riverfront cabin. It was a great location for what we planned to do on our vacation. We climbed Mt Mitchell, we hiked and saw beautiful waterfalls at Dupont Forest, we climbed the many steps to Chimney Rock, toured the Biltmore Estate, spent afternoons in Asheville and Black Mountain .....The cabin had everything we needed for our week stay. It was equipped with fishing poles to fish in the river below the cabin, tubes to float on the river-which was a blast, washer and dryer, grills, firepit, movies, books to read, games to play, dishes, dishwasher.....we really only needed to bring ourselves, food and clothes. The property owner thought of everything!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful riverfront cabin

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of 5 adults and 2 kids and we stayed for 1 week at the mountain cabin. The river is just lovely and it's much more picturesque than the photos convey. The steps down to the cabin are rather steep but there is a very well designed set of stairs and viewing deck. Nights at the cabin were peaceful and quiet. We caught a glimpse of a flying squirrel robbing the bird feeder one night. In the day there were plenty of hummingbirds and other flying visitors. All in all we had a very nice relaxing visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fort Lauderdale,Florida


  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this wonderful cabin by the Broad River was amazing. It is a beautiful spot in the mountains, an older cabin that has been beautifully maintained.

We spent hours on the front porch in the morning drinking coffee and evenings watching the fireflies. The mornings were crisp and cool. Our two teenage grandkids spent many hours down at the creek. They enjoyed horseback riding at two stables. We found three restaurants we really liked Larkins on the Lake, an Italian restaurant on the hill Lake Lure and Phil's BBQ Black Mountain.

The kitchen is fully equipped and everything worked fine. We found many treasures at Chimney Rock stores. We will be back for another stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great family get away.

  • 5 of 5

Quaint and cozy home with beautiful views and sounds of the Broad River.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vacation- Family Retreat

  • 4 of 5

From the time we stepped in the door it was so serine... You drive down an amazing driveway hidden in the woods.. To pull into an open area with tones of trees and your own personal river bank.. After you pull yourself away from a magistic outdoor resort you then walk into a cabin that is cozy and the floor space is open but alittle small.. All through the house is Amazon bay windows and you are sour roses with everything you could possible need (already). It was stocked better than a hotel. It smelled like forest all through the house. There was a personally heater in every room with your own remote. There was only one TV in the house but thank god for that.. I have 2 teenagers and they loved it as well even though there was no WiFi or TV in their rooms. You have a game room full with family fun games for everybody.. We enjoyed every min. The only down fall was someone before us brought a pet (witch it clearly states not to). The futon and some blankets were full of dog fur. It was not enough to cause a problem because there were so many adventures to be had outside. The house was updated with a new flat screen TV and dvd and they did have Dish.. The cast iron stove was awesome! We spent most of our time outside by the creek and taking hikes and small adventures around the area. So much more to say but you get it. I can't wait to go back in the spring with my family.. We did speak to Mrs Miller and she was as sweet as you could get a person. I would say this is an amazing place for family and couples by themselves.. Worth it!! Make sure to read the guest book..

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Nearest Airport
28 Miles
Asheville, NC
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Straightaway Cafe and Pub
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Straightaway Cafe and Pub
Nearest Point of Interest
Chimney Rock State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Cedar Creek Stables
Nearest Point of Interest
Asheville Yoga Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Edan Art Festival (LEAF)
Nearest Point of Interest
The Biltmore
Nearest Point of Interest
Cheshire Village
Nearest Point of Interest
Mt. Mitchell State Park
Car: necessary

Fishing on the property. Tubing and swimming in the river.


Rates & Availability

Black Mountain Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
LEAF & Apple Season
Oct 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
Nov 20 2016 - Nov 27 2016
3 night minimum stay
Dec 18 2016 - Dec 25 2016
3 night minimum stay
May 1 2017 - Sep 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $150
Tax Rate 13.0%

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Black Mountain Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Futon
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Stone Hearth with Wood-burning Stove, Outdoor Fireplace, Direct TV, Electric grill. No Pets-no exceptions.

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