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Biltmore Estates- Approx. 1 Mile....Asheville Approx. 3 Miles

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Owner Lives Upstairs. Steps off deck to the apartment. Parking in front of house

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Last updated: 09/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Check out my other property next door at www.vrbo.com/182541.

Looking for a conveniently located property in the Asheville area? Your search is over. My quaint apartment is located just minutes from Biltmore Estate, Biltmore Village, and downtown Asheville. The completely renovated downstairs apartment is located in a circa 1925 house at the end of a very short and quiet street with lots of trees. It's like being in the country with all of the advantages and conveniences of being in the middle of a city. I live upstairs and am available to provide information and directions but your privacy remains important and you will not be disturbed. There's a fully equipped kitchen with lots of amenities, Free Wi-Fi service, Cable TV and a DVD player. There are 2 private entrances. One into the living room off the steps leading down to the apartment. The other doorway exits from the bedroom to a very private porch that overlooks a large back yard which hosts a variety of trees, flowers and birds. Perfect for enjoying a cool drink or a glass of wine.


Biltmore Estates Tickets: As an official Biltmore Estate Ticket Distributor and Partner I Offer Tickets and the second day is FREE! They're good for 2 consecutive days at no extra charge. No standing in long lines. I'll have them waiting for you when you arrive.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Ashtrays are provided outside...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Comfortable Queen size bed with high thread count sheets and beautiful bedding. (Maximum of 2 guest)...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Nice size bathroom with linens, hand soap and blow dryer. Toilet paper provided for stays a week or less....moreless

Other Amenities

  • This is the perfect get away for a couple. Private back porch to relax, visit, eat a meal, have wine or morning coffee, read a book or enjoy the songs of the birds. (This is a favorite for my guest) The apartment is extremely clean. I'm usually available, except for the occasional vacation should you need me but out of site if you don't, unless I'm working in my yard for my guest's future enjoyment!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    In Living Room...moreless

  • Television:

    32' LCD HD TV's in Living room and Bedroom with cable. DVD player in living room. Cable DVR players in living room and bedroom for recording your favorite shows and watching later....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Small DVD collection in TV cabinet but I'm happy to share my own collection. ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    One zone central a/c/heat for upstairs and downstairs with a sensor downstairs. ...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full Size...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Electric heater/fireplace/console...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    One zone central a/c for upstairs and downstairs apartment. Electric fireplace heater and radiator heater in case it's needed and for ambiance in the apartment. Keeps it very warm if needed....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    High Thread Count Sheets with goose down comforter and other comforter on top of that. Plus the linens, quilt and 2 pillows for the futon. ...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Enough for 1. Inquire if more than one is necessary....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking space for one car in front of house. Inquire if 2 is required....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels, Wash clothes, Hand Towels and Mat for Bathroom. Kitchen Linens Provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full Size with products supplied for week or less stays...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Plenty of Cabinet Space in Kitchen for Storage. Full Size Flat Top Stove/Oven, Coffee Pot with filters and Coffee, Toaster Oven, Plenty of Dishes, Pots and Pans, Silverware, Bowls, Leftover Containers, Glasses, Tin Foil, Trash Bags, Salt and Pepper and Paper Towels....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Over the Stove...moreless

  • Oven:

    Full Size ...moreless

  • Pantry Items

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Covered porch right outside the bedroom overlooking the large yard. (A Guest Favorite!!)...moreless

  • Golf:

    About 2 miles down the road...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    The backyard is large and during the seasons there's flowers blooming. As guest have said 'It's like being in the country but within a few minutes of everything'...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal or Gas on upper deck!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

Building Type

  • Cottage
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$105
$650

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $93 Nightly

Peak Fall/Winter
Oct 1 - Jan 4, 2016
3 night min stay
$110
$700

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $100 Nightly

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$110
$700

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $100 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

*MINIMUM STAY: 3 to 7 nights DEPENDING ON DATES REQUESTED AND HOW FAR IN ADVANCE THEY'RE REQUESTED. (WEEKENDS/HOLIDAYS/PEAK SEASON MAY REQUIRE 4 to 7 NIGHTS)

*Last Minute Reservations (2 days before arrival) are always welcome.

*Max Number of Guest: 2 (including infants/children/youth)

*NO CLEANING, NO PARKING AND NO HIDDEN FEES!

*$200 Refundable Security/Damage deposit required to Reserve. Returned PROMPTLY upon departure! (See guest comments)

*50% Rent due 60 days before arrival. Remainder 50% due 30 days before arrival. Full Payment due if 30 days before arrival.

*I do NOT currently accept credit cards.


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Last updated: 09/01/2015
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Location

12 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Biltmore Village-Less than a Mile
2.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Asheville Municipal Golf Course
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-40/I-240
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Several in Bittmore Village-Less than a Mile

Car: Recommended

My home is located less than 3 minutes from the Biltmore Village and The Biltmore Estates....The Largest Private Residence in the US! It's about 5 minutes to Beautiful Downtown Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway....Named one of the top ten most beautiful scenic highways in the US. Enjoy a scenic and beautiful ride to Mount Mitchell, (highest point east of the Mississippi River) Mount Pisgah or the NC Arboretum just to name a few. If you enjoy the outdoors, my home is conveniently located to countless outdoor activities from white water rafting, waterfalls, canoeing, hiking, mountain biking, climbing, horse back riding, to golfing and fishing just to name a few! Come See Beautiful Asheville! Named Top Places in the World to Visit in 2011 by Fodor's!

**As an official Biltmore Estate Ticket Distributor and Partner I Offer Tickets that are good for 2 consecutive days at no extra charge.!**

Other Activities: Biltmore Village/Estates-1 Mile, Western NC Nature Center-2 Miles

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1983

About the owner: I am Janis and for many years, prior to my husband’s passing, it was our goal to own and operate a guest cottage in beautiful Asheville, NC. I am fulfilling this dream as he would have wanted. My love of nature and the beauty to be found in Asheville is a constant source of discovery for me and as my eyes are opened to the beauty that surrounds the cottage and apartment, it excites me to be able to offer visitors first hand information on the endless sites in store for them. I am here to make your trip a memorable one and to offer everything I can to help you achieve that. “Your Complete Satisfaction is my #1 Goal!” I've lived in 13 cities including Atlanta and Savannah, GA, Malibu, Marina del Rey, North Hollywood, CA and Orlando, FL for 18 years. Asheville is my favorite!!!

Why the Owner Chose Asheville:
I actually didn’t choose Asheville but rather married into it so to speak. My husband owned this home and lived in it for a short time off and on. When we married we moved to Orlando, FL and the house remained unoccupied except for an occasional renter. In 2000 we decided to completely restore the home and after renting it for a few years we decided to sell our home in Orlando and relocate full time to the property in Asheville, a move we never regretted.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
It's the last house on a very short dead end street with very few neighbors so no busy road. It has the country feel but is within the city limits and close to almost everything. Biltmore Village and The Biltmore Estates, Downtown Asheville, Antiquing, Great Restaurants, Cafe's, Bistros', Unique little shops, The Blue Ridge Parkway and more are about 3 to 8 minutes away.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Owner Lives Upstairs. Steps off deck to the apartment. Parking in front of house

    Owner Lives Upstairs. Steps off deck to the apartment. Parking in front of house

  • Guest Love the Private Porch off the Bedroom! Wake up to the Birds Singing!

    Guest Love the Private Porch off the Bedroom! Wake up to the Birds Singing!

  • One view of the living room. Desk for laptop. Futon has been replaced with couch

    One view of the living room. Desk for laptop. Futon has been replaced with couch

  • Living Room looking into Kitchen & Bath (Electric Fireplace Heater)

    Living Room looking into Kitchen & Bath (Electric Fireplace Heater)

  • If You're staying a while You'll have plenty of cabinets for storage.

    If You're staying a while You'll have plenty of cabinets for storage.

  • Wake up feeling relaxed! Step outside for a cup of joe!

    Wake up feeling relaxed! Step outside for a cup of joe!

  • Just outside your living room entrance. Take a minute to enjoy the flowers!

    Just outside your living room entrance. Take a minute to enjoy the flowers!

  • Garden Shed for the many tools to keep the grounds looking good!

    Garden Shed for the many tools to keep the grounds looking good!

  • Stop and Enjoy the Flowers!

    Stop and Enjoy the Flowers!

  • Let me direct you to many beautiful waterfalls in the area! I love them!!!

    Let me direct you to many beautiful waterfalls in the area! I love them!!!

  • Spectacular view of clouds in the Blue Ridge Mountains off Blue Ridge Parkway!!

    Spectacular view of clouds in the Blue Ridge Mountains off Blue Ridge Parkway!!

  • Another view of back yard w/2 bedroom 'Love Nest' Birdhouse!

    Another view of back yard w/2 bedroom 'Love Nest' Birdhouse!

  • Flowers, yard art, bird feeders and houses around the property!

    Flowers, yard art, bird feeders and houses around the property!

  • Affectionately named 'The Meadow' by guest. Watch Birds, Rabbits & Squirrels!

    Affectionately named 'The Meadow' by guest. Watch Birds, Rabbits & Squirrels!

  • 32' LCD TV with cable, new DVD player and several DVD's.

    32' LCD TV with cable, new DVD player and several DVD's.

  • Another kitchen view with seating for 2!

    Another kitchen view with seating for 2!

  • Comfortable Queen Bed with High Thread Count Sheets!! Back porch just outside.

    Comfortable Queen Bed with High Thread Count Sheets!! Back porch just outside.

  • Nice size Bath. Linens, toilet paper and blowdryer included!

    Nice size Bath. Linens, toilet paper and blowdryer included!

  • Living Room Entrance to the Apartment. Stone walk leads to your back porch.

    Living Room Entrance to the Apartment. Stone walk leads to your back porch.

  • Won 1st Place at The Grove Park Inn's Birdhouse Competition! 4 Bedrooms!!

    Won 1st Place at The Grove Park Inn's Birdhouse Competition! 4 Bedrooms!!

  • The Biltmore is 'America's Largest Home'. Inquire about 2 DAY tickets!

    The Biltmore is 'America's Largest Home'. Inquire about 2 DAY tickets!

  • Whitewater Rafting Experience! That's me with my mouth wide open! Hanging on!!!

    Whitewater Rafting Experience! That's me with my mouth wide open! Hanging on!!!

  • Drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway 'Top 10 Most Beautiful Highways in America'!!!

    Drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway 'Top 10 Most Beautiful Highways in America'!!!

  • The 'Work Shop'...Where the Birdhouses, etc. are built.

    The 'Work Shop'...Where the Birdhouses, etc. are built.

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