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Best Mountain Views in Eastern US

#394317 · Vacation Rental in , ,

3 Bedrooms
10 guests
3 Full Bathrooms
Vacation Rental

Property Description

Do you dream about silent seclusion and peace for your soul, looking at the brightest sparkling stars at night with few lights in sight for a 50 miles, and breathing in the freshest crisp mountain air? If so, this is the place. Beautiful former corporate retreat now available to the public. Bordered by over 30,000 acres of undeveloped government land. 50 mile views, and direct views to Big Bald Mountain, one of the 10 highest peaks in the Eastern US. 10 minutes from Wolfe Laurel ski resort, 30 minutes to Asheville on all interstate driving (new I-26), and 30 minutes to the tri-cities area of Tennessee on all interstate driving (new I-26). To transverse the 1.5 mile drive/roadway front wheel drive is necessary, and 4 wheel drive is recommended.
Some of the nearby activities are:

• Asheville, one of the most acclaimed culinary cities in US

• Biltmore house and gardens, the largest and most visited estate in the US

• Mount Mitchell overlook, the highest elevation in Eastern US

• Hot Springs resort and spa

• National storytelling festival • Numerous waterfalls and hundreds of miles of hiking trails including the Appalachian trail • Historic attractions:

  1. Gray Tennessee Fossil Pit and Museum

  2. President Andrew Johnson’s home
  3. Hero of Alamo Davy Crockett’s birthplace

  4. Sycamore Shoals and Fort Watauga (represented the gathering place of the turning point of the Revolution War with Overmountain men at Battle of Kings Mountain)

  5. Rocky Mount Museum and the lost state of Franklin

• French Broad, Nolichucky, Nantahala, and Watauga rafting and kayaking

Features of the home itself:

• Jacuzzi tube with sprayer in both Master and Guest Suite restrooms

• 50 inch TV’s with cable on main and lower floors- gas fireplace on main floor

• Hardwood flooring throughout

• Yellow pine walls and ceilings

• Taxidermy of all indigenous wildlife • Pool Table

• Music/game room with gas operated wood stove, pull out bed couches, and full sized card/game table

• All premium stainless appliances with gas stove and gas oven.
• Built-in water feature giving the sound and feeling of mountain brook on main floor

• Lower floor outdoor area approximately 25X30 with (2) Mounted outdoor Pawley Island hammocks, and (4) swinging suspended Pawley Island hammock chairs

• Main floor complete wrap around porch with viewing deck being approximately 25X30 feet with (2) grills with built-in refrigerators ,outdoor table accommodating 8-10 people, additional Teak rocking chairs and lounging chairs.

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House Rules

Check In Time: 16:00
Check Out Time: 10:00
Max occupancy: 10

Sleeping Arrangements

Common Space
Bed types not specified
Bedroom 1
1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 2
1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 3
1 Bed


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
3 Nights Minimum
$409 CAD - - -
01/14/18 - 01/14/21
3 Nights Minimum
$199 CAD - - -
01/14/18 - 01/14/21
7 Nights Minimum
$171 CAD - - -

Availability Calendar

January 2018

  • Unavailable
  • Check In Available
  • Check Out Available
Availability last updated Jan 14, 2018
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14 Reviews

Overall Rating

Great weekend getaway!

This secluded log cabin was a perfect place for our family getaway. Charles was a great host with lots of suggestions and helpful advice. Definitely need a 4 wheel drive vehicle to get up to the cabin!

November 2017

Great Getaway

What a beautiful place. My husband and I so enjoyed the cabin, the privacy and the snow! We will definitely be back!

November 2017

Super Secluded. Stunning Views. Memories Made

It is hard to put our experience into words! Definitely made a lot of memories! The house is absolutely beautiful with everything you could ever need or think about wanting in a vacation house. Views are stunning, especially in the fall. Everywhere you look is like you snapped a picture. We felt like we were in a different time! Hot tub is super re... Read More

November 2017

Great Stay

We loved the place. It was so clean and had everything we needed. We were told to only bring our food and clothes, and the hosts were correct. Note their is no a large coffee pot, only a Keurig single serve, so bring pods! We saw deer and wild turkey, and the children loved it. The hiking at the nearby state park 5 minutes away is wonderful, a... Read More

January 2017

Great Family Experience

My family has traveled many times through VRBO, and this is the best experience we have had. We wanted a secluded home where we could "connect" with our three college age boys for Christmas, and this was great. They even had a Christmas tree and decorations up! We played pool, board games, and watched movies (there have a great selection). We b... Read More

January 2017

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