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In the Heart of Downtown: the Cozy Cottage on Church Street

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Last updated: 09/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Asheville guest house description

The Cozy Cottage on Church Street is an 'Architectural Jewel' nestled amongst the few historical homes that line this quiet boulevard. Situated in the heart of downtown Asheville, a mere 3 blocks from the very center of downtown, all the activities and excitement of downtown are only a short walk away.

This 100 year old historical cottage has been lovingly restored in 2005 and is equipped with all the amenities of modern living yet keeping the ambience of yesteryear. All new plumbing, electrical, HVAC, roofing it is in perfect shape. The heart of pine wooden floors, stair railings and pocket doors are original to the house and have been beautifully refinished. Whether you have a group of friends, or just your family, this is the downtown home that offers everything you may need to build wonderful memories. The kitchen is fully functional if you prefer to eat in and relax in the warmth of the adjoining dining room. The living room offers a relaxing environment for reading, movies, games or just visiting with your friends and family. The house has three TV's each with a DVD player and two with VCR. We have Direct TV with the NFL and Movie Package. We offer a rare bonus for downtown with plenty of paved parking for you & your entourage behind our home.

We are only a short 5 minute drive to the Biltmore Estate and many other highly sought after local attractions. The Biltmore Estate, built by George Vanderbilt, is the largest privately owned home in America. The Estate is world famous for replanting their splendid gardens each season. They own one of the most amazing private art collections in the world, their winery and culinary tantalizing restaurants are highly acclaimed. If visiting Asheville in December a visit to the 'Christmas at Biltmore Estate' is a must to experience. The Grove Park Inn has an amazing 'One of a Kind Nationwide Gingerbread Exhibition & Competition' held every December and the Grove Park's enormous double stone fireplaces are to be enjoyed with a steaming cup of hot chocolate. (I promise it is an unforgettable experience!!) We have made both of these events our annual Christmas traditions since discovering Asheville in 2003. The Grove Park Inn has one of the finest spas in the world and is an astonishing stone structure built at the turn of the century. We are within walking distance to the newly redesigned Pack Square Plaza that enjoys outdoor concerts and festivals throughout the seasons. Downtown is full of wonderful diverse restaurants, unique boutique shopping, award winning art galleries, quaint grocery stores, museums, theaters, architecturally delightful buildings, and interesting art sculptures. All of this and much more are just minutes from our lovely cottage enjoyed by foot.

Hiking, mountain biking, canoeing, rafting, winter skiing, snow boarding and motoring the Blue Ridge Parkway at any season is a delight. Explore and enjoy Asheville to fully experience why it is rated one of top tourist destinations. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Keywords: House, Downtown Rental, City Living, Cottage, Downtown Apartment, Bungalow, the Cozy Cottage, Cozy Cottage on Church, Downtown House

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Guest House

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only:

            No Smoking Allowed on the property. Owners are highly allergic to smoke....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Minimum age to rent this property is 25 yr old....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Some of our guest have allergies to pets....moreless

          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

          • Bedroom 3: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Queen Sleeper Sofa with Memory Foam Mattress...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            NEW Top of the Line Pillow Top Mattress...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            NEW Top of the Line Pillow Top Mattress...moreless

          • Small Twin Room: 1 twin/ single

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          • King size beds (1) 'Pillow Top' Top of the Line King Bed in the Master 'Biltmore Suite' appointed with Biltmore Estate Linens. Envelopes you in luxury and comfort. A dreamy sleep., Queen size Beds (1) The 'Guest Suite' has a very comfortable queen bed and the room is bright and cheery!, Twin or Single Beds (1) This charming quaint 'Twin' room adjoins the Guest Suite and has a comfortable twin bed and is a favorite among children and adults alike., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) This Queen Serta sleeper sofa bed (topped with memory foam for extra comfort) is located in the bright private sunroom located upstairs overlooking the charming Church Street....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1

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          • Bathroom 2

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          • Master Bath- 2 vanities and jacuzzi tub Downstairs Bath Shower

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Fully equipped brand new kitchen cabinets with a wonderful spacious french country feeling! It has a refrigerator, stove, microwave, dishwasher, coffeemaker and all other creature comforts. Come and enjoy....moreless

          • Catering Available:

            There are many, many wonderful restaurants within a block or two from the house offering catering or take out if you so desire....moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Complete with toaster, blender, mixer, pots, pans and complete setting for 8 people....moreless

          • Dishwasher
          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Pantry Items
          • Oven
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster

          Amenities

          • Parking Off Street:

            Off street parking is real jewel and bonus for any downtown city. Large paved area behind the house will accommodate 3 to 4 vehicles easily....moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            Two Central HVAC units. Individual thermostat controls for upstairs and downstairs....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            New stack washer/dryer off kitchen....moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Parking
          • Hair Dryer
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Linens Provided

          Entertainment

          • Satellite / Cable:

            (3) 3 TV's in house. One Flat Screen HIDEF in Master Bed, 1 in Living Room, 1 in Sunroom/Convertable Bedrm. All TV's have DVD Players and Direct TV ....moreless

          • Video Library:

            We have a nice assortment of DVD's and VHS Tapes for your enjoyment! We also have a nice selection of books for you to enjoy during your stay....moreless

          • Television:

            (3)...moreless

          • DVD Player
          • Books
          • Games
          • VCR
          • Stereo

          Communications

          • Broadband Access

          Pool & Spa

          • Jetted Tub:

            The master bath enjoys two individual vanities and the jacuzzi jetted tub is surrounded by beautiful custom tile work....moreless

          • Jacuzzi

          Outdoor Features

          • Balcony:

            Enjoy rocking in one of our two rockers or lounging at the charming bistro set for a cup of morning coffee, afternoon tea or glass of wine as you relax on our large front porch. You are sure to enjoy the beautiful sounds of the turn of the century church bells located just up the hill from one of the four beautiful historic churches that grace our quaint street....moreless

          • Porch / Veranda
          • Wood Deck

          Theme

          • Family
          • Romantic

          Activities

          • Live Theater
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services
          • Wind-Surfing
          • Parasailing
          • Hunting
          • Jet Skiing
          • Sailing
          • Snowmobiling
          • Rock Climbing
          • Kayaking
          • Golf
          • Mountain Biking
          • Snowboarding
          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Spelunking
          • Hot Air Ballooning
          • Rafting
          • Water Tubing
          • Whitewater Rafting
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Swimming
          • Skiing
          • Fishing
          • Water Skiing
          • Hiking
          • Tennis
          • ATM/Bank
          • Fly Fishing
          • Fitness Center
          • Shopping
          • Restaurants
          • Museums
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Theme Parks
          • Zoo
          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Winery Tours
          • Arboretum
          • Autumn Foliage
          • Caves
          • Forests
          • Recreation Center
          • Waterfalls
          • Library
          • Miniature Golf
          • Wildlife Viewing
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Paddle Boating
          • Bird Watching
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Scenic Drives
          • Walking
          • Horseback Riding
          • Sledding
          • Antiquing
          • Shuffleboard
          • Sight Seeing
          • Boating
          • Mountain Climbing
           

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          APRIL-OCT
          Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2014
          2 night min stay
          $275 $299
          Fri, Sat
          $2,000

          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

          NOV 2014
          Nov 1 - Nov 30, 2014
          2 night min stay
          $275 $299
          Fri, Sat
          $2,000

          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

          December -Holiday Season
          Dec 1 - Jan 4, 2015
          3 night min stay
          $299 $329
          Fri, Sat
          $2,300

          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

          JAN-MAR
          Jan 5 - Mar 31, 2015
          2 night min stay
          $239 $295
          Fri, Sat
          $1,700

          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

          APRIL-OCT 2015
          Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2015
          2 night min stay
          $275 $299
          Fri, Sat
          $2,000

          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
          • Cleaning Fee $100
          • Tax Rate 7%

          Notes:

          HOLIDAY AND EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO HIGHER RENTAL RATES. PLEASE INQUIRE

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          A cleaning fee of $100 up to 4 guest, $125 for up to 5-7 guest. Additional fee will be charged if more than a standard cleaning of three hours is required.

          2.5% Handling Fee added for credit card payments. ECheck is a free payment service


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          Location

          10 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Asheville Airport
          2 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          Interstate 26
          30 Miles
          Nearest Ski
          North on Interstate 26
          2 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Grove Park Inn

          Car: Not Necessary

          Biltmore Estate is 7 minutes away.

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2004

          About the owner: We love Asheville & have been visiting for many years! We decided to purchase a 'vacation' home and want to share this beautiful cottage with others interested in the beauty and splendor of the mountains and the vibrant lifestyle of being located in Downtown Asheville.

          Why the Owner Chose Asheville:
          Love Asheville & love the downtown! We live in Charleston, but now consider Asheville our 2nd home, and come back as often as possible. We love the beauty and climate of the mountains, and the eclectic and vibrant lifestyle that is Asheville.

          The Unique Benefits at this Guest House:
          The Cozy Cottage is literally right in the heart of it all! You are staying 'downtown' in the middle of all the excitement, yet just a couple blocks off Pack Square, the heart of downtown, on a quiet, well manicured one-way street. You get to experience everything that Asheville has to offer, then retire to the comforts of your quiet & welcoming cottage.


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          Speaks: french, german, english

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          Photos

          • View of Front of our Cozy Cottage on Church Street

            View of Front of our Cozy Cottage on Church Street

          • Relax with Family and Friends on our beautiful Front Porch

            Relax with Family and Friends on our beautiful Front Porch

          • Overlooking Church Street from our Front Porch

            Overlooking Church Street from our Front Porch

          • Relaxing and cozy Living Room with Flat Screen TV, DVD and Direct TV

            Relaxing and cozy Living Room with Flat Screen TV, DVD and Direct TV

          • Dining Room with View of adjoining French Country Kitchen

            Dining Room with View of adjoining French Country Kitchen

          • Entrance View from Front Foor - Maple Tree Sculpture on Second Floor

            Entrance View from Front Foor - Maple Tree Sculpture on Second Floor

          • 2nd Floor Landing with adjoining Guest Suite

            2nd Floor Landing with adjoining Guest Suite

          • Charming Second Floor Master Suite with Flatscreen TV, DVD and Direct TV

            Charming Second Floor Master Suite with Flatscreen TV, DVD and Direct TV

          • View into the adjoining Twin Room from Guest Suite

            View into the adjoining Twin Room from Guest Suite

          • Bright and Cheery Sun Room with Day Bed and Trundle facing Church Street

            Bright and Cheery Sun Room with Day Bed and Trundle facing Church Street

          • Another View of the Bright and Cheery Sun Room

            Another View of the Bright and Cheery Sun Room

          • Beautiful Grounds of one of the 4 Churches just up the Street from us

            Beautiful Grounds of one of the 4 Churches just up the Street from us

          • View of our Cottage from across the Street

            View of our Cottage from across the Street

          • Front Porch with plenty of comfortable Seating

            Front Porch with plenty of comfortable Seating

          • Plenty of comfortable Seating in our cozy Living Room

            Plenty of comfortable Seating in our cozy Living Room

          • Warm and enjoyable Dining Room - Make Your Memories here!

            Warm and enjoyable Dining Room - Make Your Memories here!

          • Built-In Bookshelf downstairs next to Staircase

            Built-In Bookshelf downstairs next to Staircase

          • Cozy Biltmore Master Suite on Second Floor - Top of the line Mattress

            Cozy Biltmore Master Suite on Second Floor - Top of the line Mattress

          • Welcoming French Country Style Guest Suite

            Welcoming French Country Style Guest Suite

          • Adjoining Room with Twin Bed

            Adjoining Room with Twin Bed

          • Day Bed with Trundle below

            Day Bed with Trundle below

          • Bathroom with 2 Vanities and Jacuzzi Tub/Shower

            Bathroom with 2 Vanities and Jacuzzi Tub/Shower

          • Another beautiful historical Church building just up the Street from our Cottage

            Another beautiful historical Church building just up the Street from our Cottage

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          Date last modified - Tuesday, June 24, 2014

          $239 - $329 per night (USD)
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          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 7

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