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Cozy Retreat Nestled in the Mountains-Whispering Creek Cottage

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Last updated: 11/25/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Little Switzerland cottage description

Looking for a beautiful retreat nestled in the mountains or a family vacation getaway - you've found it!

Whispering Creek Cottage located in historic Little Switzerland is just off the Blue Ridge Parkway with easy access to Asheville & Blowing Rock. A gently winding mountain road will guide your ascent to peace and tranquility as you approach this adorable 1915 cottage.

Whispering Creek Cottage is owned by two artists, who have added their own decorative flair to each room. This cozy two bedroom, one bath cottage has a large full kitchen/dining area, nice sized living room and sleeps four adults comfortably. You will love the heart-of-pine floors, the sound of rain on the tin roof, fireplaces in each bedroom, large front porch and original artwork throughout.

Whether sitting on the front porch or napping in the hammock you will be lulled by the babbling creek, which runs along side the cottage. The kids will have a grand time playing in the creek and with any luck will see a salamander or a crawfish hiding beneath the rocks. Summer nights bring promises of starlit skies, catching fire flies and roasting marshmallows in our outdoor fire pit.

The small towns of Marion at the bottom of the mountain and Spruce Pines on the other side of the Blue Ridge Parkway offer plenty of choices for grocery shopping or grabbing a bite to eat.

So whether spending your days relaxing at the cottage or enjoying a day of adventure in nature ... your stay at Whispering Creek Cottage will be one that you will long remember.


Keywords: Family vacation getaway, peaceful retreat, cottage, bungalow, mountain vacation home, Mountain cabin,

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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Smoking Allowed:

                On porch ...moreless

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • This cozy (1200 sq. ft) two bedroom, one bath cottage has a large full kitchen/dining area, nice sized living room and sleeps four adults comfortably. You will love the heart-of-pine floors, the sound of rain on the tin roof, fireplaces in each bedroom, large front porch and original artwork throughout. Creek on property....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Music Library
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Romantic

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Tubing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Gas Fireplace
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

                  Reviews

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                  2 night min stay
                  $125
                  $700 $1,800
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                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $80
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
                  • Tax Rate 11.75%

                  Notes:

                  See vacation Rental Agreement

                  See vacation Rental Agreement


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                  Last updated: 11/25/2014
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                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About the owner: My husband and I purchase our cottage in 2006. We have put in a lot of work to renovate this 1915 cottage to make it comfortable for life in the 21st century while still keeping its early 20th century charm. It is a perfect place to get away from your everyday life. We love it so much that we want to share it with others. We hope you consider staying at our lovely cottage.

                  Why the Owner Chose Little Switzerland:
                  I have enjoyed this area of the country for years. My husband and I are both artists and we love the fact that there are so many artist living and working in the area. We also enjoy camping, hiking and fishing and this area is great for those pursuits.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  I find that when we stay at the cottage we can fully relax. The fresh mountain air and the beautiful starlit nights amaze us each time we come here,


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • View from the road

                    View from the road

                  • Porch

                    Porch

                  • Spacious Kitchen

                    Spacious Kitchen

                  • Second Bedroom with a Trundle Bed

                    Second Bedroom with a Trundle Bed

                  • Path down by the creek

                    Path down by the creek

                  • Summer Scene

                    Summer Scene

                  • Fire circle down by the creek

                    Fire circle down by the creek

                  • Relax on the Porch

                    Relax on the Porch

                  • Cozy Living Room

                    Cozy Living Room

                  • Master Bedroom

                    Master Bedroom

                  • Trail to the fire circle

                    Trail to the fire circle

                  • Creek on property. Great place fro kids to play.

                    Creek on property. Great place fro kids to play.

                  • Shed on property

                    Shed on property

                  • Looking down the road

                    Looking down the road

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, December 28, 2014

                  $125 per night (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

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                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Calendar last updated: 11/25/2014
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