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Charming, Artsy, Craftsman Bungalow, Near Downtown Asheville

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Last updated: 12/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Asheville bungalow description

Welcome to Mint Cottage, our charming, Craftsman style bungalow located just 5 minutes from downtown. As you open the white picket gate out front you’ll feel yourself go back in time and place. This recently renovated 1912 bungalow has all the amenities for the perfect getaway AND it is conveniently located to all that Asheville has to offer-amazing restaurants and shopping, the Biltmore Estate, the Blue Ridge Parkway and many outdoor adventure activities. Enjoy the comfort of your own home away from home in our cottage on a quiet neighborhood street.

The two bedrooms are furnished with one double bed and one queen with high thread count sheets, quilts and down comforters. The Moroccan Room will transport you to another country. Tranquil, with two couches and mood lighting this room can sleep two on the couches or be used as a quiet room to read or relax in.

The house is decorated with comfortable furniture, antiques and unique art. The cheerful yellow and blue kitchen is fully equipped with anything you would need to cook a full meal, reheat take out, or pop some croissants into the oven while your coffee is brewing. There is a full sized washer and dryer in the home.

A door from the kitchen leads you onto a deck in the fenced in backyard. Your dog will love having the doggie door to run in and out while you relax, cook out on the barbecue, watch the birds at the feeder, or explore the neighborhood on the two bikes.


Keywords: bungalow, cottage,close to downtown, great location, pet-friendly

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Property Type

      • Bungalow

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking on porch or deck only...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Front and backyard are both fenced in, doggy door to backyard...moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

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          • Queen size Beds (1) Comfortable beds, high quality linens with extra pillows, quilts, Double Beds (1) Comfortable beds, high quality linens with extra pillows, quilts, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Two couches in Moroccan room convert to beds...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • book of menus from local restaurants, file of things to do and see, board games, puzzles...moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Music Library:

                Stereo system with Ipod hookup...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                (2) 42' flat screen Sony with DVD in living room TV with built in DVD in Master bedroom Both have premium cable with MAX and HBO...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Video Library:

                DVD library , membership to fabulous, indy Video Store 1 block away....moreless

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Hunting
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Skiing
              • Snowmobiling
              • Tennis

              General

              • Linens Provided:

                High thread count lines, down comforter, quilts, blankets, towels...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Driveway will hold two cars...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Full sized Washer...moreless

              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Dishwasher, all utensils, tea kettle, coffee maker, espresso maker, microwave, toaster oven, waffle iron, blender...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                Deck with chairs and table overlooks fenced backyard...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Base Rate
              2 night min stay
              $150
              $770 $2,700
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Additional Fees and Taxes:

              Cleaning fee $100

              7% tax,2% reclaim fee


              Notes:

              Deposit of 50% due with reservation confirmation.

              No refunds if cancelled within 30 days unless it can be rented

              $200 security deposit due at rental and refunded 1-2 days after departure


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 12/17/2014
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              Location

              Hot Springs, Biltmore Estate, Biltmore Village, Biltmore Winery near UNCA, Grove Park Inn Spa, Blue Ridge Parkway, River Arts District, Craft Beer breweries

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2002

              About the owner: Jeff and Meryl live in Charleston, SC. We have been married for 33 years and have two children, 2 dogs and a cat. We love to travel and met while backpacking in Europe when we were in college. Having a place in Asheville gives us the best of both worlds-Beach and Mountains. Meryl is originally from NJ and is an artist and Jeff is a proud Kentuckian, loves to garden and being retired.

              Why the Owner Chose Asheville:
              We purchased our Asheville house when our daughter was a student at UNCA. After she graduated we decided to renovate it and use it as a mountain getaway. We love the character of a 1912 home but with all modern conveniences. We love the cool mountain weather and the abundance of activities in and around Asheville. It is great to stroll around downtown and see what is happening-there always seems to be a festival, a street fair, or other excitement going on. If you love the arts, there are plenty of galleries and the new River Arts District. There is every kind of outdoor activity-on a recent trip we went tubing and berry-picking. If you love craft beer, Asheville was just voted #1 Beer City in the US!

              The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
              You will love Mint Cottage, appropriately named for the abundance of mint growing in the front yard. It is a lovely location in a residential neighborhood, but walking distance to restaurants, coffee shops and Ultimate Ice Cream-the best in Asheville!! The house is comfortable, snug and very clean. It is colorfully and artistically decorated with many of the artist owner's personal touches. We are dog-friendly, with fenced front and back yards and a doggy door. We have a notebook of menus from our favorite restaurants as well as suggestions of where to shop, what to see and what to do! There is a deck for outdoor relaxing. There is off street parking for two cars.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Dining Room

                Dining Room

              • Master Bedroom with 1/2 bath and TV with built in DVD

                Master Bedroom with 1/2 bath and TV with built in DVD

              • Moroccan Room, enjoy relaxing in this tranquil room.

                Moroccan Room, enjoy relaxing in this tranquil room.

              • Covered deck with gas grill

                Covered deck with gas grill

              • Visit Biltmore Estates!

                Visit Biltmore Estates!

              • Living Room with leather lounger and 42" flat screen TV with Premium Cable

                Living Room with leather lounger and 42" flat screen TV with Premium Cable

              • Cute kitchen with everything that you will need!

                Cute kitchen with everything that you will need!

              • Blue Bedroom with full bed with high thread count sheets, down comforter, quilt

                Blue Bedroom with full bed with high thread count sheets, down comforter, quilt

              • Full bath with shower and ceramic tub  towels, hairdryer, soaps included.

                Full bath with shower and ceramic tub towels, hairdryer, soaps included.

              • fire pit

                fire pit

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

              $150 per night (USD)
              35

              3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

              View calendar: Updated 12/17/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Member since: 2011
              Speaks: english
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              • Calendar last updated: 12/17/2014
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