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Escape And Heal Your Body And Soul

Bedrooms 1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

I Bedroom With Fantastic River Front

This Cabin is a one of a kind river front getaway. Relax on the Large comfortable porch, overlooking a broad mountain river. It sleeps 2. 4 upon request. We have a no pet policy since some people are allergic to pets.

Let the sounds of nature sooth away your stress. This experience you will never forget, allow the slow paste a small town take you back in time. Enjoy great food at the local restaurants, listen to bluegrass at the local dance hall and dance the night away with friendly folks. This cabin has all the comforts of home. The Bedroom is large with a clean, comfortable queen size bed. It has central heat & air and gas fireplace. Granite tops and stainless steel appliances. There is a small out door barbecue, and a rock fire pit next to the river and fire wood. There are lounge chairs in the out door storage to enjoy sitting by the river. You can also fish off the river front deck. We have a large flat screen TV with over 150 movies to watch. The bathroom is spacious with a large stackable washer and dyer and a walk in shower. We have clean towels and sheets or you can bring your own. The Kitchen has all the dinning wear you will need and a dishwasher. Just bring your self and enjoy. There are many books though out and games in closet. Enjoy a long hike or take a day trip to Stone Mountain Park, only 20 minutes away. There are 2 grocery stores in town and several quaint coffee shops. This retreat is very private, yet only 5 minutes from town. There is also a hospital close by. Don't delay, book your getaway in the Blueridge mountains today.

Ena Fuste De Armas
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 14, 2017

About Ena Fuste De Armas

We were both born in Cuba. Came to the US at a young age. Both grew up in Miami and met here in beautiful NC.

We live in the small bedroom community of Kernersville NC.

Ena Fuste De Armas purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Ena Fuste De Armas chose High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains

Since I can remember, I have longed to be by a river. I know that when I am near the feel and sound of a river, there is something so healing and calming that words cannot describe. So when the opportunity presented itself, we felt like this place was a God send. We cherish every moment we spend at the cabin and would one day retire here. This is truly a little piece of Heaven.

What makes this cabin unique

I love the front porch swing, and how it feels to just sit there. Every season bring with it a different feel. The river is spectacular with its ever changing flow. There are large mature trees overlooking the river on the mountain side. Sometimes the wind flows in such a way that you can hear nature talking to you. Wildlife is abundant. I love the decorations on the front porch.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I'm just back from a few days in the mountains and I was so excited to stay at this amazing cabin!! I lived in Alleghany Co for several years so I enjoy visiting when I can. And for this visit, I chose a cabin by the river...and this place did NOT disappoint! Amazingly spacious, big front porch for rocking and hanging out, topnotch amenities and on top of that a gated community! I'll be back! If you're looking for a quiet getaway, this is the place! And just for reference, it's just a few minutes from town/restaurants/shops/etc. Thanks Ena!!
Jun 2016
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Sparta Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24 ...
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No loud parties. No jumping on bed. No eating in bedroom. No smoking inside cabin No excess tolet paper in tolet Just common sence stuff!!
  • No trespassing on other peoples properties. No smoking inside or discarding trash on property.
  • Bottome line is...... leave places, people and living things, better than how you found them.....
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , stackable washer and Dryer
  • Clean with a walk in shower and a stackable waher and dyer.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • The bedroom has a queen size bed and plenty of space along with a closet and a door to exit onto the porch. It has 2 large windows, which face the river.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Massage service is available. Rates per hour or for hour and half. for two hours. This includes all modalities.


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average rating of 4.9333334 based on 31 reviews

The cabin and little river was the perfect weekend escape.

  • 5 of 5

The cabins and grounds were well cared for. I felt like I was at home.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing us for your getaway. We know how important it is to have all the comforts of home!!
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Absolutely beautiful surroundings and the fishing wasn't to bad either.

  • 4 of 5

Great place! Very peaceful! Law care folks scared the fish Wednesday but good other than that! For the taller, larger guests, the bed could be improved! Firmer - larger I would happily recommend this place. Great get away! Home well stocked! Over all AWESOME!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place!

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful place for us to celebrate our 43rd. wedding anniversary. Its secluded, but only 15 minutes to town, if you want to leave, we did not! Very clean and stocked with almost anything you could need to include Q-Tips and cotton balls. Just bring your food. The cabin is decorated beautifully. We would highly recommend this cabin to anyone wanting to relax and get away from it all.

Hugh and Charlotte

Kings Mtn., NC

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Raleigh, NC

One of our favorites!!!

  • 5 of 5

We keep coming back! If rest and relaxation is what you want with a little fishing a few steps from the door, this is the place to be! Just sitting on the wonderful front porch listening to the water can clear your mind. The cabin is fully equipped with everything needed and then some. Very clean and super comfortable. No traffic, no noise, far from reality. Ena is also great to work with. We just love this place and will continue to come back!!

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We enjoy having you and look forward to your return. Sincerely, Ena Fuste
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First Class Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This is one of the nicest cottages we have ever stayed in. Very beautifully and tastefully decorated (inside and out) with every little detail thought of. Sitting out on the porch or near the river is so serene. Great place to read, meditate, do some trout fishing and just getaway from all the stresses in life. Grocery store and restaurants were less than a 10min drive. We will definitely visit again. Thank you for everything..

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to do a review. It makes us happy when our quest enjoyed their stay and want to share it with others. We hope to see you back soon. Thanks again!
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Beautiful cabin in stunning location

  • 5 of 5

This is the best cabin we have stayed in. Everything we could possibly need was provided, as well as items we did not know that we needed! It is truly a 'home from home'. The location is perfect for a completely relaxing holiday, with only the sound of the river and the birds. The location of the firepit beside the river provided the perfect vantage point for star-gazing and the swing was very comfortable for reading or just relaxing.

We will definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Piedmont Triad International GSO or CLT
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
river rock grille
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
new river country club
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
hwy 21 and 18
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Caribe Cuban Cafe
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
sugar mountain sapphire valley
Nearest Beach
230 Miles
Myrtle Beach
Car: necessary

Enjoy the beautiful town of Sparta with its small town feel and friendly people. Open clean mountain air. With wildlife and rivers to help ground you and sweep away your stress. Go dancing at the local Bluegrass dance hall. Or bowling at the Rock River Caffe. Worlds best burgers. Great places to eat and beautiful surroundings.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85

Massage service is available. Rates are $75 per hour or $110.00 for hour and half. $150 for two hours. This includes all modalities.

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.