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Ski Chalet with Hot Tub

63 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Banner Elk Chalet Rental Photos and Description

Chalet, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Nestled in across from Sugar Mountain this property is perfect for a romantic weekend getaway or for a small family who wants a little adventure in the mountains of North Carolina. After hiking or skiing all day relax in the evening by the gas fireplace or soak in the private hot tub outside and gaze at the stars. Close to Grand Father Mountain, Blowing Rock, Linville Falls, Tweetsie Railroad, and many other attractions. Less than 5 minute drive to Sugar Mountain Ski Lodge and downtown Banner Elk where there are plenty of great restaurants. Check in is 4pm and checkout is 11am.

Keywords: Ski Country Chalet, hot tub, fireplace

  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Clif Ridenhour
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2016
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About Clif Ridenhour

My wife and I are Realtors in the Charlotte area. We love the mountains and getting away. Often we leave Charlotte and head to the mountains. We are always amazed at the sights and drop of temperature in a two and a half hour drive.

Clif Ridenhour purchased this chalet in 2004

Why Clif Ridenhour chose High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains

We chose this area for snow skiing and the beautiful sites that the High Country offers. There are several ski resorts close by and the largest one in NC is across the street 'Sugar Mountain'. Grand Father Mountain is less than a 10 minute drive and it has unbelievable views. Grand Father Mountain also has a mile high swinging bridge and wildlife habitats to include bears, deer, and all kinds of other animals.

What makes this chalet unique

Location, Location, Location it is here. Across the street from Sugar Mountain. 5 Minute drive to downtown Banner Elk. 10 Minute drive to Grand Father Mountain and several other hiking trails and water falls in the nearby area.

My favorite restaurant in Banner Elk is Sorrento's which is downtown. After a wonderful meal, I love the hot tub on a cold night. Listening to the sound of the blowing of snow on Sugar Mountain and soaking in the hot tub is very relaxing.


based on 63 traveler reviews

Ski Chalet with Hot Tub
average rating of 4.7460318 based on 63 reviews

Amazingly cozy getaway

  • 5 of 5

This chalet was perfect for a quiet mountain weekend with easy access to Boone and hiking. The fireplace and hot tub are the perfect addition to an already lovely space. Cannot wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Greensboro, NC

Cozy and clean unit

  • 4 of 5

The building in the picture is 3 stories and has 3 units. The entire 1st floor is one unit. The 2nd floor and 3rd floor are split down the middle to create a front unit and a back unit with the units having 2 floors each. This unit is the back top half of the building. Which makes it more private than the other units. I think it is important to understand you are going to have neighbors. I thought this rental was the entire building when I was looking at the unit online. Once I got over the initial surprise of having neighbors (one with noisy dogs), we appreciated the inside of the unit. It is clean and has everything we needed. We enjoyed the hot tub, kitchen and the bedroom on the top floor. The location is great.

Make sure you check forecast temperatures when you go in the summer. There is no Air Conditioning!!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice and Cozy

  • 5 of 5

the property was just as stated, super easy to get to and very nice. Great place for a get away, lots of local stuff to do.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet, Cozy, Perfect Romantic Couple Getaway

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I rented this property to celebrate our anniversary, and we could not have been happier with the choice. The location is right at Sugar Mountain, so we know we will be back during skiing season. Plenty of local cuisine and attractions are close by as well, so the weekend had plenty to do. The chalet itself was very inviting and stocked well with everything we needed. I have nothing but positive things to say about the unit and we will rent from them again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Convenient location,tiny space

  • 4 of 5

Very convenient location. This place has everything you need-but no a/c and the bedroom is upstairs. There are fans. The space is tiny,the parking is tight and there is no view. There are 2 nice tvs. The only bathroom is upstairs. This is a great place to sleep and keep your stuff.This is not a place to hang out and enjoy the view but everything is up to date ,great condition, beautiful sink/vanity in the bathroom. This is what it says it is-a ski chalet. Also has internet.The owner is very helpful.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Camp lejuene

Perfect get away

  • 5 of 5

Was really impressed with this home, it's the perfect little get away for a couple and near by a lot of the outdoor activities. The home had every amenitie you would need. The hot tub was perfect for relaxing at night in the cool mountain breeze. The owner was very friendly and would work with you on your stay there and would answer every question you have. I highly recommend this place to anyone wanting to take a small vacation. I will be returning to this location again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Grandfather Mountain State Park
"Awesome views and cool hiking trails"
Mountain Glen Golf Club
Sugar Mountain Resort
"Largest Ski Resort in North Carolina"
Sorrento's Bistro
"Awesome Italian food!"
"Another good restaurant less than 3 minute drive from the house"
Food Lion
"Grocery Store less than 2 miles from the house"
Grandfather Vineyard & Winery
"Wine tasting and beautiful scenery "
Blowing Rock Visitors Center
"Downtown Blowing Rock is a neat place to visit for that neat small community feeling with a ..."
Mast General Store
"Really neat very old store. Behind the annex there is a hidden park that is gorgeous."
Linville Falls
"Been a while since I have been there but if I remember right cool place, plus it is free unl..."
Linville Caverns
"Never been there but it is on my to do list"
Town of Beech Mountain - Town Hall
"Free sledding in the winter time in downtown Beech Mountain about 30 minutes from the house ..."
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Sugar Mountain Golf
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Bella's Italian Restaurant
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Sugar Mountain Ski Resort


Rates & Availability

Banner Elk Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Ski season
Nov 17 2016 - Mar 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $60 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 6.75%

No refunds due to cancellation or weather.

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Banner Elk Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Deck / Patio
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • water tubing
Cable TV in Den, Cable TV in Bedroom

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