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Banner Elk, NC, USA
  • Cabin2100 sqft
  • Bedrooms3
  • Sleeps8
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay2 nights

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)


RATES VARY depending on the number of occupants and length of stay!

PLEASE leave our maid (Victoria Queen) cash or a check when you leave. $50/one couple

$75+ 3-4 occupants please ask us about cleaning fees!

$100 5 or more occupants

This is a beautiful, private, and spacious three bedroom, two bath Solid Cedar Cabin nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina.

Our home has spectacular views of the surrounding mountains and is convenient to Banner Elk, the ski slopes of Sugar Mountain and Beech Mountain, Blowing Rock, Grandfather Mt.,Valle Crusis, and Boone. Attractions and activities for every member of the family are all within easy access of our Sugar Meadows Retreat




Features open floor plan with views from every room. Large master suite downstairs w/King Bed, two spacious bedrooms upstairs (queen and 3 twin beds) and full bath. Kitchen and dining area open to oversized rear deck that is totally private. The living area features a large stone fireplace, flat screen TV, and huge picture windows. All rooms are tastefully decorated with an eclectic mix of antiques and art. There are books, games, and toys too! Even a gourmet cook would feel at home in the well stocked kitchen.

Enjoy the cool breezes and miles of unobstructed views from the rocking chair front porch or relax and cook out on the over-sized rear deck. Just minutes from fine restaurants, shopping and sightseeing with the added convenience of all the amenities you would expect in a completely furnished 2,000 square foot home.

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Just bring yourself and a desire for a wonderful, relaxing experience in the mountains - We will provide the rest!

Please email me because our rates depend on number of occupants, length of stay, and season

We highly recommend you drive a 4 wheel in the winter!

Some comments from our 'in house' Guestbook:

The minute we walked into this cabin we were so comfortable, and were able to call it home for a week. Your fun, tasteful, eclectic decor made our stay even more enjoyable! Thank you so much for your obvious thoughtfulness in making your quests feel welcome. We would love to return and will surely tell our friends about it.

God Bless,

The Battle Family (Fla)

Thank you for allowing us to enjoy your beautiful Mountain Home! Our family had a wonderful time skiing on sugar Mt. the entire week-end. It was a blast! We will definitely be back

The Wagstaffs, Temples, & Hartsells

What a great personality your home has! We very much enjoyed feeling at home and will return soon for another mountain getaway. The view is amazing!!

Sheryl Paul / Atlanta, Ga

This has become our home away from home for the past three summers. The wonderful weather & great mt. views continue to bring us back year after year. A month is still not long enough! The house is warm and inviting and sitting out on the front porch watching the sunset is heaven!

Connie and Guy James / Boynton Beach, Fla

Your cabin is beautiful and I love the floorplan! We will definitely be back soon.

The Ellenburghs / Charlotte, NC

We had a great time at your beautiful home. Like you said ' no A/C required'! We will definitely be back and will tell our friends about this wonderful place

The Epsteins / Hollywood, Fla

This was by far the best winter vacation we've ever had ! Was the first time all three kids had ever seen snow!! We had such a wonderful time in your beautiful and cozy home. Thanks for opening your magnificent home to us and providing us with such precious memories!

The Schwartzes / Boca Raton, Fla

What a place!! It was even more than we expected and the views are truly amazing. We enjoyed exploring all of the surrounding areas and felt so at home in your wonderful, warm, and cozy home! Thanks, and we look forward to another visit soon.

The Aycocks / Myrtle Beach, SC

Beautiful cabin,gorgeous views!! Thanks for making our vacation so relaxing and memorable.

The Crisafullis'

Vero Beach, Fla

Your cabin is so VERY nice! We really enjoyed our stay here....was perfect for our honeymoon and it wold be wonderful to return next year to celebrate our first anniversary. Thank you so much!

The Fespermans

New London, NC

We loved the views, we loved the house!!!

One word to describe your place....FABULOUS! No need for AC as it's been nice and cool. The Painted Fish Restaurant was an outstanding recommendation

The Toths

Wilmington, NC

This was the perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of an usually busy summer and the triple digit heat in Columbia, SC

I in particular enjoyed the decorator touches and the cabin itsel, not to mention the lovely hill top site and gorgeous mt views. It all contributed to a most pleasent visit. We also really enjoyed thge walk in closet and sizable master bath. We loved it!

The Morris Family

Columbia, SC

The cleaning fee is $75 for 2 guests and $100 for more tha 2. This fee is to be left on the kitchen counter for our cleaning lady, U can leave cash or check

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Sherry and Tom Flowe

Member Since 2005
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Calendar last updated:
Apr 18, 2018
About Sherry and Tom Flowe

Tom and Sherry Flowe own this special slice of heaven that is nestled between Sugar Mt and Banner Elk. We are a short drive to the beautiful NC Mts (Charlotte area) so we try to visit as often as possible. Our grandkids (Lauren and Grant) absolutely love the cozy cabin where we have an early family Christmas celebration every year and of course the kids love to sled, ski, and play in the snow. Because this is a second family home for us, you will feel 'right at home'. We have created a family friendly atmosphere and unlike most rentals, our cabin feels like a real home! Many of our guests have continued to visit yearly. Although we are a short 3-5 minute drive to Sugar Mt, restaurants, and all of the amenities the area has to offer, you will feel totally secluded as there are only two other cabins below our's. Our hill is perfect for sledding in the winter, and our oversized rear deck is ideal for a cook-out where you are surrounded by nothing but Mother Nature. We look forward to seeing you soon!!! Call 704-575-2351 to speak with the owners directly!

Sherry and Tom Flowe purchased this Cabin in 2002

Why Sherry and Tom Flowe chose Banner Elk

LOCATION!!! We chose to build in Banner Elk because of the ideal location. There are only 2 other cabins on our private road.....our cabin sits on the very top of the hill and we are surrounded by beautiful mountain vistas. You can quickly drive to fabulous restaurants, grocery stores, Sugar Mt, and great little shops. PLEASE NOTE THAT RATES VARY DEPENDING ON NUMBER OF OCCUPANTS, LENGTH OF STAY, AND SEASON!

What makes this Cabin unique

Privacy and awesome views plus the convenience of wonderful restaurants, shopping, and Sugar Mt within a 5-10 drive! All linens are provided Firewood is not provided PLEASE PRINT the attachment we send when you book so you will remember the key code, directions,etc


    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Air Conditioning
    • Accessible
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
      • Bedroom 1
        1 king
      • Bedroom 2
        2 queen
      • Bedroom 3
        3 twin/ single
      • Convertible bed(s)
        Couches can Be used for sleeping (Do not fold out to beds)
      • King size beds (1) New King Bed w/fine bed linens locatd in the master suite TV, Queen size Beds (1) Located in one of the large upstairs bedrooms TV, Twin or Single Beds (1) 3rd bedroom upstairs 3 twin beds plus an extra twin mattress under one of the beds. There is also a queen blow-up covered mattress in the closet.......TV, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) A comfortable sectional couch in the great room


      • 2 Bathrooms
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, combination tub/shower, tub
      • Bathroom 2
        toilet, combination tub/shower

        Location Type

          • Downtown
            Quaint little downtown with several great restaurants and shopping
          • Monument View
            Sweeping Mt Views from every room. The view from the living area is a beautiful vista of Beech Mt
          • Mountain View
            Direct view of Beech Mt from the rocking chair front porch & the large picture windows inside
          • Village
            Banner Elk is a picturesque mountain village that offers great dining and shopping


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions


                  • Catering available


                      • Living Room
                        Open concept living area (opens to the kitchen) with a beautiful stone FP (wood burning) Sweeping vistas from huge Windows in the living area
                      • Air Conditioning
                        Although A/C is normally not needed, there are window units in 2 bedrooms
                      • Fireplace
                        Wood burning stone fireplace
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                        Central Heating
                      • Internet
                        Yes free WIFI
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                        All sheets & towels provided
                      • Clothes Dryer
                        located in laundry room
                      • Parking
                        large parking area in back of the cabin
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                        located in laundry room
                      • Wireless Internet
                        Yes FREE WIFI
                      • Wood Fireplace
                        Large stone fireplace in living room
                      • Free Wifi


                          • Microwave
                          • Coffee Maker
                            Two 1 TRADITIONAL COFFEE POT 2 KEURIG
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                            All dishes, pots and pans provided
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Kitchen
                            Large fully equipped kitchen w/seating for 7-8
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Oven
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster
                            Plus toaster oven


                              • Dining
                                The kitchen dining area provides seating for 4 at the dining table, 2 additional seats at a small kitchen table, and 2 more seats at the kitchen bar
                              • Dining Area
                              • comfy seating for 8 people


                                  • Stereo
                                  • Books
                                  • DVD Player
                                  • Games
                                  • Music Library
                                  • Satellite / Cable
                                    Living room, master bedroom, and both bedrooms upstairs FLAT SCREEN TV in Living Room!
                                  • CD Player
                                  • Television
                                  • Toys
                                  • VCR
                                  • Video Game Console
                                  • Video Library


                                      • Balcony
                                      • Deck / Patio
                                        Oversized deck w/large outdoor table & Grill.....very private
                                      • Golf
                                      • Lawn / Garden
                                      • Outdoor Grill
                                        Charcoal grill
                                      • Ski & Snowboard
                                        Great skiing at Sugar Mt and Beech Mt


                                          • Long-term Renters Welcome
                                          • wheelchair accessible


                                              • churches
                                              • cinemas
                                              • festivals
                                              • health/beauty spa
                                              • live theater
                                              • museums
                                              • restaurants
                                              • theme parks
                                              • winery tours

                                                Leisure Activities

                                                  • scenic drives
                                                  • antiquing
                                                  • boating
                                                  • horseback riding
                                                  • outlet shopping
                                                  • photography
                                                  • bird watching
                                                  • shopping
                                                  • sight seeing
                                                  • sledding
                                                  • walking
                                                  • wildlife viewing

                                                    Local Services & Businesses

                                                      • ATM/bank
                                                      • fitness center
                                                      • groceries
                                                      • hospital
                                                      • massage therapist
                                                      • medical services

                                                        Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                          • mountain biking
                                                          • cross country skiing
                                                          • equestrian events
                                                          • fishing
                                                          • fly fishing
                                                          • freshwater fishing
                                                          • golf
                                                          • hiking
                                                          • hunting
                                                          • ice skating
                                                          • kayaking
                                                          • cycling
                                                          • mountain climbing
                                                          • rafting
                                                          • rock climbing
                                                          • skiing
                                                          • snowboarding
                                                          • snowmobiling
                                                          • swimming
                                                          • tennis
                                                          • water skiing
                                                          • whitewater rafting


                                                              • Large master suite downstairs with king size bed and huge master bath, Two bedrooms upstairs, one with queen and other with 3 twin beds, Full bath upstairs, Large Kitchen w/Microwave, Cooking utensils & staples, Linens and towels furnished, All the comforts of home with the added bonus of incredible views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, The home is professionally decorated and offers every convenience!

                                                                29 Reviews


                                                                Latest reviews

                                                                Sugar Meadows is sweet but needs some TLC

                                                                Cheryl F.Wilmington

                                                                Sugar Meadows is a very cute cabin in a great location with a lovely view. Most everything you need is there. The bed in the master is very comfortable with nice, soft sheets. The master bath is roomy though there is only a tub/shower combo - still very adequate and good water pressure. We didn't use the 2 upstairs bedrooms, but they were good sized and shared a nice average size bathroom. The kitchen is big enough for 2 people to easily get around each other and is nicely stocked with dishes and some basic items etc. We came prepared to cook, but my husband wouldn't use the frying pan even for for eggs because it wasn't usable in his opinion. Not all the cookware was that bad. The living area is roomy and has a great view, and the couch is big though honestly it isn't very comfortable. The wood burning fireplace is very enjoyable, but naturally it smells a little smokey as soon as you walk in the door. (You will need to bring your own firewood, but can buy it at the Lowe's near the turn to get to the cabin.) Easily fixed by letting some air blow through. My overall impression is that this is a delightful cabin, but it needs a little TLC. The plastic window blinds and lace curtains are very dusty, especially upstairs. The quilt on one of the twin beds is stained and looks really gross. The baseboards and walls are dusty where boards meet, and there are cobwebs in many ceiling corners. I also noticed that it looks like the furniture needs to be moved and cleaned under. The master bedroom and bath could especially benefit from a serious spring cleaning. If we had the time, I would have taken a Swiffer to it, lol. This cabin has tremendous potential if given a good refresh/cleaning. Don't be deterred from staying there- the important things like toilets, baths, kitchen were clean, and it's size, view, and location can not be beat! The Flowes are very easy to work with, too, and overall it is a very sweet cabin! Certainly a lovely place to stay for a quiet weekend getaway or a week of family fun. It has tremendous potential if a deck with hot tub and outdoor fireplace were added to the side to take advantage of the view, and the back was landscaped a bit where the slope is steep, muddy and eroding. Seems like I have Sugar Meadows on my mind! I'll never forget waking up to look out and see the snow covering everything like a sprinkling of powdered sugar! I'm sure it's absolutely lovely in every season, I'd love to be able to enjoy it year round!

                                                                I thought the property was very cozy friendly and had everything needed

                                                                David M.

                                                                We stayed for the weekend near our daughters college. It was a wonderful family weekend and a couple of friends came by as well. The property was inviting cozy and very enjoyable. Had the feel of home and had everything we needed. Its in a beautiful place and had great views. I wish i had found this place a couple years earlier as i would have rented it before this trip. The owners were very responsive and available for any questions. I will also say that a lot of these properties kill you with added fees and charges. NOT this owner. It was clearly stated nightly fee plus taxes. No add ons except the cleaning lady which was very fair based on number of guests. My family had a wonderful experience with this property.


                                                                Melissa I.

                                                                This cabin was the perfect fit for us and our 3 huskies. It wasn't very hard to get to and the view of the mountains was beautiful. It's about 20 minutes from Grand Father Mt., Sugar Mt., Beech Mountain, Linville Falls, and Julian Price Memorial Park. Downtown Banner Elk is adorable and we highly recommend Bayou Smokehouse & Grill. Food was delicious!

                                                                Only negative thing is that the wifi didn't work our entire 5 days there. Otherwise, it was a wonderful experience and Sherry (the owner) is very nice.

                                                                Needs updating and cleaning!

                                                                Rita W.

                                                                I am not one to leave negative or bad reviews, but this stay warrants it!

                                                                1. This home is not what I would consider clean for a rental. Yes I know and I am aware that there is a high turn around, people coming and going and this is a decent size home, but they could do a quarterly deep clean where they get the dust from the walls, in the corners, the animal hair, the grease and grime feeling all over the kitchen. I had to wash every dish we used before cooking or eating. Our sheets on the king size bed, were dirty, not washed! There was human hair, animal hair, debris and dirty all over them and the pillows. I have dogs and long hair, when I wash my sheets, I don't have hardly any hair from myself or them ALL over the sheets! The bathroom and shower in the master was disgusting with dust and dirt everywhere. The floor, the tub, the sinks, even the toilet! We didn't use upstairs bc it was just my husband and myself with our 18 month old.

                                                                2. This house needs major updates. My major thing, I sat on the couch and hit wood! Why? Bc this thing is so old and used I wouldn't even let my dogs sleep on it! You could literally see the wood showing under the cushions! Not comfy or safe! The kitchen, while the oven, dishwasher and refrigerator all seem updated, the pots, pans, plates, cups, silverware, etc were mismatched and disgusting! I know when I leave a rental, I make sure to clean everything I used, not that everyone does. But the pots and pans are chipping Teflon, the silverware had dried food on them, the plates had a grime on them. Time to throw them out!

                                                                Lastly, if you go during snow, even with 4 wheel drive, you are likely to slip and slide on ice once the snow has been packed down with such a great incline to get to the cabin. The cabin in located off a gravel road not salted or taken care of during this type of weather! We had to end our trip early bc we knew we couldn't even leave to get more food let alone all the other things we had planned bc by the time we got back, it would be even slicker! I attempted to contact the owners several times about this and if someone would be out to clear the roads! After no response, we decided to head home. Its been over 48 hours but still no response by phone, text or email. So hopefully if you have a problem, you can handle it on your own bc they were no help.

                                                                This cabin is a nice location if you can look past the rest, and very roomy. But we will not be returning.

                                                                Owner's Response:

                                                                These renters left the day after they arrived because they were afraid to drive in the snow and ice!

                                                                Our cabin is very clean, the sheets are always clean, the couch is fairly new, the dishwasher is new and cleans the dishes very well. In all of our years as owners of this cabin, we have NEVER seen a review such as this. We guarantee that the cabin will be clean and welcoming to all of our guests!!!

                                                                These particular gguests didn't even stay for more than one day at the cabin because they were upset about the snow on the road, so I am assuming they are trying to find other things to complain about. They weren't even there long enough to know anything about sheets, towels, dishes etc. it is very disheartening that someone would be so unkind, rude and untruthful!

                                                                BTW, we do have snow removed during the winter but there is nothing that can be done about icing overnight

                                                                Plus, it is NOT true that we didn't text about the ice on the road! This person is indeed impossible to please

                                                                The renters that are currently staying at the cabin just called to make reservations for the summer because they love it so much!

                                                                Beautiful View

                                                                Karen C.

                                                                We loved staying at this beautiful home. The view of the mountains was spectacular with the fall colors. The house was clean and had what we needed. It was a perfect size for 3 adults and 3 kids. We will keep this house in mind again for future stays.

                                                                fantastic view and a warm, friendly house

                                                                Mark G.

                                                                Looking forward to staying here again.


                                                                Banner Elk, NC, USA

                                                                Tweetsie Railroad, Our cabin is within 15 minutes of Blowing Rock, Boone,Grandfather Mt, Linville, and Valle Crusis, Only 5 minutes from Ski Sugar, 10 minutes from Ski Beech, and 10 minutes from Ski Hawksnest

                                                                Rates & Availability

                                                                Additional information about rental rates

                                                                Rates begin at $139.00/night for 2 occupants There is an additional cleaning fee (dependent on # of guests) Please leave a cleaning fee for Victoria Qeen $50 one couple $75 3-4 occupants $100 5 or more Rates vary depending on number of occupants and length of stay PLEASE NOTE: NIGHTLY RATES VARY DEPENDING ON THE NUMBER OF OCCUPANTS Our rates vary depending upon the number of occupants. Normally we require payment in full OR 1/2 of the rental amount at booking and the remainder 30 days before your arrival Please leave your cleaning fee for Victoria Queen in the kitchen ($50/couple) Each additional guest $25

                                                                29 Reviews
                                                                Excellent 4.7/5
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                                                                Property # 59875vb