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I traveled to the mountains where the eagles made their nests. There I saw the hand of God: I saw creation at its best.......
To lighten your heart, ease your mind, relax your body, renew your spirit and heighten your sense of awareness to the peace and contentment found in the wonderful gifts of nature, there is no better place than the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Great Smoky Mountains, and, as our many visitors know, COUNTRY HAVEN is where to experience it all. This magical retreat is an authentic log cabin filled with beautiful antiques and many articles handcrafted with care by the owner adding a touch of warmth and charm to every room. For your comfort and pleasure, no detail has been overlooked. The cabin is well appointed to assure a comfortable stay. If you love peace and quiet, you will not be disappointed. This alluring cabin and our smaller cabin 'Tranquility Knoll' are situated on 1 1/2 acres of privately owned land, nestled among rolling hills with majestic mountains in the background. As you relax on the wrap-around covered porch or breakfast on the deck, you will enjoy the scenic view along with the country sounds of chickens,cows, horses and donkeys on the neighboring land. You will be pleasantly surprised when wild turkeys wander by and most amused as you watch buffalo. West Highland cows grazing in the adjacent field. Sitting quietly, you can even hear them munching on the grasses'.Evenings sit around the firepit and roast your marshmellos. In the open Living Room you can curl up on the comfortable, plush sofas or reclining chair, reading a book while the chef cooks up a storm in the fully equipped kitchen that has everything one could possibly need. The two Bedrooms on the main floor have a full and queen bed with top quality mattresses, sheets, quilts, comforters. Each bedroom has beautiful antique oak dressers, reading lamps, ceiling fans. Many of the paintings, crewl work are all made by family members, Throughout the cabin you will see one of a kind articles made by Carl. The Bathroom has a two seater shower w/glass shower doors, plush towels, soaps, shampoos, hairdryer.The Bathroom flooring is Marnoleum, a 'green' product. Walking up the staircase with the mountain laurel pickets brings you to the Loft that has a full size futon for extra sleeping, other comfortable chairs to watch the 42' flat screen TV. The Master Bedroom includes a queen size mattress with top quality sheets,beautiful quilts, antique oak dressers, reading lamps, ceiling fan, even an extra love seat so you can enjoy reading before retiring.. The Bathroom has full tub/shower , plush towels, soaps, shampoos and many more ammenities. Although COUNTRY HAVEN is a tranquil world away, the cabin is only ten minutes from downtown Asheville - a city with many world-class restaurants, year-round live entertainment, museums, art galleries, theaters, concert halls, large exhibits at the Civic Center, great shops, coffee houses, a farmers' market, Nature Center and various activities at UNC Asheville, Asheville is an antique hunter's paradise. The River Arts District produces some of the best art in America. Take the Trolley and visit one or visit them all. The Biltmore House, America's largest privately owned home, is a 15 minute drive from the cabin, as is the Grove Park Inn and Spa, a world-class resort and golfer's delight. Black Mountain is within a 30 minute ride, and in an added 15 minutes, you can reach Lake Lure, Chimney Rock Park and Wolf Laurel Ski Resort. In an hour, you can be at Mt. Mitchell-the highest mountain in the Eastern United States. Other points of interest include Penland School, Cataloochie Valley, Montreat, Linville Gorge, Grandfather Mountain, Pisgah National Forest, Looking Glass Falls, Sliding Rock, Harrah'sCherokee casino and Indian Reservation, Smiley's Flea Market, The Appalachian Trail and the Blue Ridge Parkway. COUNTRY HAVEN is open year round and is easily accessible. We are local owners who are available anytime to see to your needs. Our properties are spotless, well maintained to assure you a most comfortable stay. This special cabin is the perfect getaway. You can experience both town and country - truly the best of both worlds. Be sure to check our our website with slide show.
For 2-4 guests check out our other cabin 'Tranquility Knoll' vrbo #389215 GIFT CERTIFICATES make a GREAT present...
Queen size Beds (2) Two bedrooms have high quality queen mattress, (1) 1 bedroom has an antique full size bed with high quality mattress, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) A full size futon is in the loft with extra thick mattress.. Also have queen Aerobed if needed...moreless
Bathroom on main floor has 2 seat shower w/glass shower doors. Plenty of towels provided.
Bathroom on second floor has tub with shower.
Shampoo, conditioners, body wash, hair dryers are provided
Various paperback, hard cover books, magazines...moreless
Fully equipped: full-size refrigerator, Microwave, dish washer, blender, coffee maker, crock pot, toaster, toaster oven,dishes, cooking utensils and more- everything you may possibly need is here. Our kitchen is thoughtfully and fully equipped with quality cookware and equipment to please any chef....moreless
Wrap around covered porch with plenty of porch chairs, pillows, throws that are provided. Enjoy your coffee looking at the views and the wildlife grazing. Picnic table is on the porch so that you can enjoy eating outdoors ,For smokers there are sand filled containers for your butts.Roast marshmellows by the firepit. Relax in the hammock....moreless
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Picnic area w/picnic table, charcoal grill, fire pit, Enjoy the view sitting under the shade of the maple tree...moreless
HOLIDAYS $300 MEMORIAL DAY,JULY 4,LABOR DAY, THANKSGIVING,CHRISTMAS EVE,CHRISTMAS DAY,NEW YEARS EVE, NEW YEARS DAY ***3 night min ALL HOLIDAYS and months of JUNE,JULY,AUGUST, OCTOBER
Visa/MC and Checks accepted. 50% deposit due upon reservation and 50% balance due 30 days prior to arrival. Call owner for reservation. 828-683-9755
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