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Summer Fun in the Mountains & Nearby All Amenities & the Blue Ridge Parkway!

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Ski Sugar Mtn 3 mins away. Sled down our hill. See the deer, it's real!!

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Last updated: 08/10/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Get ready for outdoor Fun in the Mountains!
Arrive home from a day of healthy activities to relax before dinner in our comfortable & quaint country family home. Grab a rocking chair with your favorite drink on the spacious 600 sq ft deck overlooking the trails of Sugar Mountain Resort.
An assortment of activities for all ages and so close to downtown Banner Elk, nearby Beach Mtn, Valle Crucis, Linville, Grandfather Mtn and Boone. ASU in Boone is just 30 mins drive.
Dining options aplenty with many nearby casual and gourmet restaurants and our house offers a full kitchen with all the amenities you would expect in your own home to prepare your favorite meals.

Keywords: Ski, Sugar Mtn, Mountain Home, Cabin, Casa Monte, Blue Ridge Pkwy, Grandfather Mtn, White Water Rafting, Hiking, Snow, Cycling, Fine Dining

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age is 25 unless accompanied with Parent or Guardian....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Kids love the bunk beds, snow sledding down our hill, picking blueberries, grapes, apricots & plums in the fall and filling the bird feeders and birdwatching. There are wild turkeys, deer, bunny rabbits, song birds to entertain all ages. We have plenty of board games too, including Twister, Monopoly, Scrabble & Clue! Horseback Riding, Gem Mining, Trout Fishing, Mtn Climbing, Rappeling & Hiking, White Water Rafting, Skiing, Tubing, Ice Skating, Sledding and swimming in Wildcat Lake....lots to do for all ages of children....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • King size beds (1) I bedroom has a kings size which may be converted to two twins if desired., Queen size Beds (2) 2 of the bedrooms have a queen size bed each., Bunk Beds (2) One bedroom has 2 sets of bunk beds....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Our home, 'Casa Monte' is clean, comfy and welcoming with all the amenities to make you feel at home. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    A variety of books and magazines....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    A closet of board games including Twister, Monopoly, Scrabble, Clue, etc....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    2 TV'S WITH ALL THE PREMIUM MOVIE, SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT CHANNELS....moreless

  • Television:

    2 tv's...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Short 3-mile drive into downtown Banner Elk....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Direct view of the Sugar Mountain Ski Resort and only a 3-minute drive to get there!...moreless

  • Resort:

    Sugar Mountain Resort’s new intermediate level ski slope, “Gunther’s Way”, situated on 9 acres is 150’ wide & 2900’ long with an impressive 700’ vertical terrain. Sugar Mountain’s terrain classificat...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    No air conditioning. Higher altitude of 4800' keeps it quite cool and we have ceiling fans in every bedroom and living room....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    Premium Cable TV channels included on 2 tv's...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full Size...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    2 VEHICLE COVERED PARKING. ROOM FOR 2 ADDITIONAL CARS UNCOVERED PARKING IN THE DRIVEWAY....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    There is a set of weights and weight bench downstairs and plenty of outdoor activities....moreless

  • Garage:

    There is a small garage for storage of firewood, ski gear, etc....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric heat....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Decorated with Comfy, pretty, clean linens....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Direct view from picture window of balcony and Sugar Mountain....moreless

  • Parking:

    Expansive driveway will accommodate up to 4 vehicles....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Long distance calls billed extra...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Full Size ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    high-speed wireless internet provided....moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE IN THE LIVING ROOM GREAT FOR MAKING S'MORES! PLENTY OF FIREWOOD INCLUDED FOR YOUR USE....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    ALL YOU NEED TO PREPARE YOUR MEALS. DINING TABLE SEATS UP TO EIGHT....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Everything you need to prepare a gourmet meal, including spices and then of course restaurant menus for eating out. Gourmet restaurants abound within minutes....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    The wood balcony is huge with a direct view of Sugar Mtn. Perfect for that morning cup of coffee or evening glass of wine or dining el fresco complete with rocking chairs and picnic table and benches....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Expansive deck overlooking Sugar Mountain…watch the night skiing…spectacular panoramic view....moreless

  • Golf:

    Golf courses nearby....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Bird feeders to fill and be entertained and a hill to sled on....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Rental shops at the bottom of the hill on the way to Sugar Mtn at Alpine Ski and Extreme Ski Sports....moreless

  • Tennis:

    There is tennis at Sugar Mountain….just 3 mins away....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    White water rafting and canoeing adventure trips can be booked at Extreme Sports/High Mtn Expeditions Outpost at the bottom of the hill and 5 mins away at Edge of The World in downtown Banner Elk....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Romantic hut tub for two with massage jets!...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 31 - Sep 29, 2015
3 night min stay
$300
$1,855

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $265 Nightly

Fall & Winter
Sep 30 - Mar 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$350
Off Season
Apr 1 - May 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$250
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Tax Rate 6.75%

Notes:

MINIMUM STAY IS 3 NIGHTS

Thanksgiving is 4 night min stay

CHRISTMAS & NEW YEARS - 7 NIGHT MINIMUM STAY


Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 08/10/2015
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Location

1.6 Miles
Nearest Ski
Sugar Mtn Ski Resort

Car: Necessary

Banner Elk is a quaint, friendly 1-red-light town and home of the World Famous Woolly Worm Festival, many Art Festivals, a winery & the antique shops as well as 5-star dining. Our home has a direct view of Sugar Mtn. We are so close to town with easy access to shopping, dining, entertainment, theater, etc. Visit the storied peaks of Grandfather Mtn.Hike the Blue Ridge Parkway, Linville Gorge and Elk River Falls. Ride the Sugar Mtn chair lift for fabulous summertime fun or challenge yourself with some extreme uphill cycling and awesome downhill cycling for you thrill seekers!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: We have been vacationing in the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains since our earlier camping days. We have always enjoyed the abundant and varied activities that the mountains offer. And the change of seasons are so spectacular. Living in So Florida, a mountain retreat has been the best of both worlds for us. We have so many fond memories of hiking, mountain rappelling, white water rafting, skiing and even zip-lining here with our family. It's a wonderful vacation.

Why the Owner Chose Banner Elk:
We never dreamed of owning a home in Banner Elk but when we were introduced to this lovely home with it's gorgeous view it was love at first sight. We affectionately named it 'Casa Monte' and we've made it quite cozy with plenty of comfortable beds to sleep 8, a nice kitchen/dining area plus a cozy warm fireplace and spacious wood deck with rocking chairs. It's a dream come true!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
There are so many fun activities for all ages within minutes from Casa Monte.... whitewater rafting, road or mtn cycle, motorcycle touring, mtn climbing, hiking waterfalls, picnic in the park, visit Grandfather zoo, tour a local winery, antique shopping, horseback riding, gourmet dining, live theater at Lees-Macrae College (5 min drive) and ASU in Boone (just 30 mins drive), take a day trip to Asheville & tour the Biltmore House, buy groceries nearby, meet nice people, bring the family or take a girls' trip or motorcycle trip along the Blue Ridge Parkway, etc. or simply just relax in the rocking chair with a good book on our spacious deck overlooking Sugar Mtn.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Ski Sugar Mtn 3 mins away.  Sled down our hill. See the deer, it's real!!

    Ski Sugar Mtn 3 mins away. Sled down our hill. See the deer, it's real!!

  • Ski Sugar Mountain!  Just 3 mins away to the slopes.

    Ski Sugar Mountain! Just 3 mins away to the slopes.

  • Expansive Deck w/6 rocking chrs & din table w/2 benches & direct view Sugar Mtn!

    Expansive Deck w/6 rocking chrs & din table w/2 benches & direct view Sugar Mtn!

  • Kitchen/Dining fully equipped seating for eight.

    Kitchen/Dining fully equipped seating for eight.

  • 2nd floor Qn size bdrm

    2nd floor Qn size bdrm

  • 3rd floor "Doll Room"

    3rd floor "Doll Room"

  • 3rd floor full bath

    3rd floor full bath

  • Our deck overlooking Sugar Mtn ski runs and with plenty of snow!

    Our deck overlooking Sugar Mtn ski runs and with plenty of snow!

  • View from Living Rm of Sugar Mtn Ski Resort...3 mins drive to slopes!

    View from Living Rm of Sugar Mtn Ski Resort...3 mins drive to slopes!

  • Beautiful View from "Casa Monte" in Banner Elk

    Beautiful View from "Casa Monte" in Banner Elk

  • 3rd floor Bedroom w/king or convertible to 2 twins

    3rd floor Bedroom w/king or convertible to 2 twins

  • Liv Rm w/wood burning fireplace & large flat screen TV & comfy ample seating.

    Liv Rm w/wood burning fireplace & large flat screen TV & comfy ample seating.

  • 2nd floor Master Bedroom Queen Size

    2nd floor Master Bedroom Queen Size

  • 3rd floor Bedroom with four bunks and bottom is full size

    3rd floor Bedroom with four bunks and bottom is full size

  • 3rd floor Den w/2nd TV

    3rd floor Den w/2nd TV

  • 2nd floor full bath w/full sz washer & dryer in closet

    2nd floor full bath w/full sz washer & dryer in closet

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