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Looking for Some Peace & Quiet? Great for Romance or Family Mountain Vacation

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Living room with wood burning fireplace and plenty of windows.

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Last updated: 08/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Picture yourself sitting in the hot tub surrounded by the most refreshing forest. Take a deep breath, relax and find your city life and stress ease away. Or, you're having a glass of wine on the deck feeling renewed and be inspired to call friends at home to tell them you will not be returning. Seriously, you don't want it to end wishing you had more time.

Chalet Quietude is a quiet place in the tranquil forest of the Smokey/Blue Ridge Mountains on 3 acres with two views. The surrounding land is vacant & undeveloped which adds to the privacy & quietude. It's an easy drive (15 minutes) to and from Asheville, North Carolina - 12 miles. Directions to the cabin are simple.

The grounds are gently landscaped so as not to intrude on nature. Chalet Quietude is so close to Asheville, you never really sense you are leaving town. Yet, it is just far enough to be away from the city, in the mountains, and close enough for you to be in the middle of all the festivals and fun in just moments.

Driving to the Blue Ridge Parkway (10 minutes), the Biltmore (20 minutes) or any other activity is easy. You will always feel you are in the center of activity, yet when you want to escape, Chalet Quietude is waiting for you, peacefully. It has become a romantic get-away for many couples celebrating an anniversary, engagement and/or birthday. A family retreat is also a popular reason to stay at Chalet Quietude.

The chalet-styled cabin is comfortable and cozy, newly renovated and decorated for your comfort. Plenty of windows to view the natural beauty of the surrounding forest. A wood burning fireplace sits proudly in the living area ready to create the beauty and warmth for your winter vacation with us.

The furnishings were chosen to provide the utmost in comfort & relaxation. The pillow-top mattresses, bed sheets & pillows are luxurious & white for cleanliness. 3 bedrooms with king, queen & a twin bed over full bed (bunk bed) sleeps 7 comfortably.

The kitchen is arranged for family cooking & conversation with a dining counter built around the cook top. We permit smoking outside only & cannot permit pets even though we love them. Children are welcome with your respectful guidance.

We have 3 flat panel TVs with DirecTv satellite & wireless internet, a washer/dryer, hair dryer, robes, and more.

Our hot tub is in the best possible place to relax with the surrounding forest. Sunsets & soaking in the hot tub is the perfect end to a day of adventure & fun.

Keywords: Cabin, chalet, vacation rental, mountain views, hot tub, private, Biltmore Estate, Asheville, Blue Ridge Parkway, Blue Ridge Mountains, golf, hiking, white water rafting

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Chalet
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 23 years or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Please light-up and smoke outside....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Loft with Half Bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    on Main Level across hall from full bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 bunk bed

    Twin over Full - sleeps 3...moreless

  • King size bed (1), Queen size Bed (1), Twin (1) over Full Bed (1), Baby Cribs (1) Portable Crib...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Great cell phone service in the area.

Entertainment

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people

General

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    (3) Living Room and King & Queen Bedrooms...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Full Size, laundry detergent provided...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Firewood provided from November through March...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    no need for paper filters - we have a permanent gold mesh filter....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    usually have salt, pepper, sugar and non-dairy creamer....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak 2
Jul 5 - Aug 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$235 $255
Thu, Fri, Sat
Labor Day
Sep 3 - Sep 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$265
Fall Color
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$235 $255
Thu, Fri, Sat
Thanksgiving
Nov 24 - Nov 28, 2015
4 night min stay
$265
Christmas to New Year
Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2016
4 night min stay
$265
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$225 $235
Thu, Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Houskeeping $100
  • Damage Protection $49
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Discounts are available for last minute travelers and for those staying 7-14 nights. All reservations require a signed rental agreement which will be sent after payment has been made.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: In 2000 I had plans to move to Asheville from Houston. Events in my life changed those plans. My draw to Asheville did not change. I continued to think about living there, but knew that with my business in Houston, that I could not leave. It was suggested that I purchase a home and spend a lot of time in Asheville. That sounded good to me. So in 2006 I purchased my chalet. As I thought about it sitting empty for long periods of time, I decided it was better to share it. At that time, I did not know the term 'vacation rental'. I did some investigating and found out how to do it. I also found that I loved sharing my beautiful chalet with others.

Why the Owner Chose Asheville:
I love Asheville. It brings joy to my heart to be in the mountains. Asheville has everything and the best part is that nothing is extreme. The weather is not extreme, the mountains are not extreme. It is gentle, inviting and there is plenty of variety in things to do here. You can hike (my favorite), fish, golf, shop, eat, sight-see, go on adventures, see wildlife, swim, be a kid again at Sliding Rock, ride your motorcycle on the Blue Ridge and on and on.

The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
I love staying at Chalet Quietude. It is cool in the summer and cozy in the winter. Butterflies and humming birds love it there too. The location is beautiful and the mountain is covered with forest. Driving up to the chalet in summer, you wonder where the other home are. It is so close to town, yet just far enough away. I named it Chalet Quietude because it is so quiet here. The day I purchased it, I could hear nothing - not a mower, not a dog, not a siren, no traffic - NOTHING...just the QUIETUDE. The quietude surrounds you and you just might forget you have a home to return to! That's how I feel - 'It is the life' and when I am there, I don't want to go home.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Living room with wood burning fireplace and plenty of windows.

    Living room with wood burning fireplace and plenty of windows.

  • Cabin After Snow

    Cabin After Snow

  • Back View of Cabin

    Back View of Cabin

  • King Bed in Loft

    King Bed in Loft

  • Kitchen - All New Appliances

    Kitchen - All New Appliances

  • Chalet Quietude in October

    Chalet Quietude in October

  • Driveway lamp and hot tub

    Driveway lamp and hot tub

  • Beginning of fall.  Just outside my driveway.

    Beginning of fall. Just outside my driveway.

  • Rainy day from the deck

    Rainy day from the deck

  • Queen Bed

    Queen Bed

  • Deck, Bistro Table & Dining Table

    Deck, Bistro Table & Dining Table

  • Butterfly Garden & View

    Butterfly Garden & View

  • Front of Cabin

    Front of Cabin

  • Full Bath

    Full Bath

  • Twin Bed over Full Bed - sleeps 3 total in this room

    Twin Bed over Full Bed - sleeps 3 total in this room

  • Fabulous Hot Tub surrounded by the forest...private!

    Fabulous Hot Tub surrounded by the forest...private!

  • October View

    October View

  • Looking up the driveway

    Looking up the driveway

  • Fall color and back deck

    Fall color and back deck

  • After snowfall!  Beautiful

    After snowfall! Beautiful

  • Bistro Table on Deck

    Bistro Table on Deck

  • Long Distance View

    Long Distance View

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen with seating for 7 around counter.

    Fully Equipped Kitchen with seating for 7 around counter.

VRBO #139287

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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Chalet
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 08/27/2015
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