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Asheville - Mountain Laurel Cabin - Secluded Mountain Getaway

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Nestled in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina, just beneath majestic Mount Pisgah, you will find Mountain Laurel Cabin. Even though you are just minutes from downtown Asheville, when you drive up the paved driveway you feel as if you are miles from civilization. Sitting on 15 acres of some of the most beautiful mountain land around, the cabin is enclosed by towering hardwood trees and native rhododendron, holly, and laurel bushes.

Step up on the covered front porch and relax in one of the comfortable rocking chairs or the old fashioned porch swing. As you enter the cabin, you will be impressed with the beautiful wood floors and spacious cathedral ceiling of the great room, complete with a wood burning fireplace, cozy, comfortable furniture, books, as well as the TV, DVD, and VCR. The fully furnished kitchen and dining area are just off the great room, where there is seating for seven to eight. The master bedroom is also on the main floor, boasting a comfy queen-size bed with the master bath adjoining the bedroom. A large closet is in this bedroom, and houses extra blankets, pillows, and lots of games and puzzles.

Upstairs you will find the sleeping loft, which would be perfect for a family, with its queen-size bed and two twin beds. A full-size bath with shower is also upstairs. How pleasant it is to doze off to sleep at night while gazing at the fire burning in the fireplace! Out the back door, step onto a deck that feels like you are walking into the woods. Sit out on the deck and grill some steaks on the gas grill while listening to the birds and watching the squirrels. Your own private hideaway!

In the basement you will find a washer and dryer and two extra beds if needed, even though the basement is unfinished and unheated. The cabin is air-conditioned for the summer and has a heat pump and fireplace for winter. You can even leave the doors open and enjoy the cool, clean mountain air! Come to our little piece of heaven in the wonderful Western North Carolina Mountains, rest, relax, and enjoy!

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Owner
Owner
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

About The Owner

My husband and I and his brother and wife bought this property in the 90's. From the timber that had to be removed for the road and housesite, they sawed all the lumber to build the cabin. We even had the hardwood floors and cabinets made from the lumber the boys sawed at our sawmill! We love to have guests enjoy the "fruit of our labors" here in our beautiful mountains!

Why The Owner chose Asheville Area

There are so many beautiful cabins in our area for you to enjoy, but we invite you to give us a try! We all grew up in the beautiful mountains of WNC and wanted a place for others to get to experience a little bit of what we are blessed to enjoy every day!

What makes this cabin unique

We do all we can to make your visit one you will enjoy and talk about for weeks to come! If it is quiet and if it is rest you crave, you can definitely find it here at Mountain Laurel! But you are still only a short drive away from "city life" and all the ammenities it holds. The cabin is fully stocked with most supplies you will need for your trip, so just load up the car and head to the mountains!

Amenities

Candler Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • The master bath on the ground floor has a tub/shower combo and the upstairs bath only has a walk in shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen size Beds (2) One in master bedroom, one in sleeping loft, Double Beds (1) One in unfinished basement for overflow, Twin or Single Beds (2) In sleeping loft, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa sleeper
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Check us out...you may be pleasantly surprised!!!

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

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Asheville - Mountain Laurel Cabin - Secluded Mountain Getaway
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
5

Great Cabin

  • 5 of 5

My family and I absolutely LOVED it here! Pictures don't even do it justice, it is even better in person. I was so impressed with how clean this place is and how comfortable and cozy it is as well! We all loved it and had a blast!! The owner is super friendly and went out of her way to help us and really went above and beyond. We will definitely be back :)

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words! So glad you enjoyed the cabin! We look forward to your return visit!
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5

Secluded spot, close to Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway

  • 5 of 5

Cabin was clean and we'll maintained. Host was easy to get ahold of and made sure we were able to get there without issue. Loved the location. Close enough to Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Way more room than a hotel room. Was great for our family!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful remote cabin. Great for a a much needed stay-cation.

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was everything it promised to me. It was remote enough to feel like we were in the middle of the forest but close enough to attractions if we wanted to participate in social activities. Clean, neat and the host was sweet and responded quickly. Hope to return soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a good time at our cabin! Hope you are able to get back soon!
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5

Great little cabin in the woods, with everything you'll need.

  • 5 of 5

The owners were awesome to work with - flexible, available, etc. Everything about the cabin was just as promised. The ONLY negative for us was that the upstairs loft was a little too cozy for 4 adults, but it would be great for a couple with smaller children. And PERFECT surroundings: can't see another home, but not far off the beaten trail.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place for a family to unwind

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property at the top of a hill. Wooded view from the front porch with several rocking chairs and a porch swing. There was a full kitchen and back deck with table, chairs and gas grill. The property is within an hour of several popular destinations. Our family would highly recommend staying at Mountain Laurel. Thank you Mitzi, for sharing this beautiful property with us.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a good visit to our cabin and that you found it to be what you needed. It was a pleasure to have you...hope you will get back again sometime!
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5

Fulfilled Our Hope Of A Special Week!

  • 5 of 5

Our week was everything we could have wanted because of the location of this cabin. It offers the quiet and privacy of its mountain location, while being close to all Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway offer. The cabin lacks nothing for comfort from the rockers on the front porch to the back patio with grill. The Riddles have seen to all that might be needed in this two bedroom cabin and Mitzi was always available to answer any question whether about the cabin or a good place to eat.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad the cabin met all your needs! It was a pleasure to have you stay with us!
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Map

Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Many Asheville Golf Courses
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 151
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Kim & Donavan's Hwy. 151 Restaurant
Car: necessary

Mountain Laurel Cabin is located west of Asheville and is a short 15-20 minute drive from so many of the attractions of the area, including Biltmore House, NC Arboretum, Grove Park Inn, Blue Ridge Parkway, and all the shops and restaurants of Downtown Asheville and Waynesville. The natural beauty of our area makes your trip worthwhile...the mountains, the rivers and streams and the wonderful change of seasons all draw you to Mountain Laurel!

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Rates & Availability

Candler Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Labor Day Weekend
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 6 2017
2 night minimum stay
$145
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall, Christmas, New Years
Sep 29 2017 - Jan 8 2018
2 night minimum stay
$155
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$135
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Additional Guest Fee $10 per person per night

We prefer you pay by check or cash upon departure. We can accept Visa and Mastercard as well. We will hold the property on your card. Any damages will be charged to your card as well.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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