Free! Romance, Privacy & Charm when You Rent Dogwood Cottage!!
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- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Asheville cottage description
Dogwood Cottage is perfect for Honeymoons, Privacy, Anniversaries, & Romantic Getaways. Fully equipped, as this is our private home and is beautifully appointed. (It is not 'just another rental.'). Immaculate, true heirloom Cabin with Superior Craftsmanship & artistic features throughout. Built in 2005. Beautiful Acoustics from rushing creek across the road. Easy access with Paved Roads. DSL, WI-FI, and FREE telephone for local & long distance. Huge Wrap Around Deck with Covered Front Porch is perfect for Relaxing, Meditating, Napping, Entertaining, and Cook Outs. Enjoy the cool evenings with a fire in the Chiminea on the back deck .This cottage has a Peaceful & Magical setting, providing a Private Retreat for Rest, Romance, Serenity, & Relaxation.
Wildlife abounds! Deer, Wild Turkeys, Fox, Bob Cats, and an occasional visit from the local band of Gypsies: the roaming Peacocks! Many song birds and hummingbirds will visit.
No other Houses can be seen from the cottage. The main level is surrounded by French Doors, leading out to the Deck, from the downstairs bedroom and the living room, and allowing tons of light in.
There are two bedrooms and two full baths. The downstairs bath has a jetted tub. The 2nd bedroom is in the Loft with the 2nd full bath. The Loft has a pull out sofa, queen size, and we use it as guest quarters and office.The Cathedral Ceilings, with exposed beams & black wrought iron accents, are beautiful, providing dramatic lighting with a cozy and inviting feeling.
This cottage is best suited for people who want to be removed from the sounds of Traffic, Sirens, Barking Dogs, and Lawn Mowers, but still have access to all Asheville has to offer. It is 30 minutes to Asheville . There is a large market 15 minutes away, as well as banks, video stores, liquor stores, and drugstores.
The Kitchen has Granite, Stainless Steel Appliances, and ample cabinetry. It is completely stocked with dishes, flatware, glasses, coffee pot, and all small appliances, etc.
We would LOVE for you to stay here!
Our goal is to exceed your expectations, and we will do everything we can to make your stay an extraordinary experience.
Keywords: Cottage, near Asheville and Hot Springs, Appalachian Trail, Smokey Mountains, Private, Wildlife, Creek, Solitude, easy Access, Well Appointed, Peaceful, Nature, Cozy, Quiet, Romantic, Honeymooner's Paradise, Owner's Home, & Relaxing.
- Vacation Rental
- Not Suitable For Children
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
Kitchen & Dining
- Cooking Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Wood Stove:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Linens Provided:
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Parking Off Street
- Washing Machine
- This property is our private home, not 'just a rental'. It is in great condition, built in 2005. The wrap around deck offers two covered areas, one on the front porch, and one in the back of cottage. It is nice to be able to sit outside even if it is raining! Enjoy the chiminea on the deck if it is a bit chilly. Super place for star gazing....moreless
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- DVD Player
- Free Long Distance:
- Deck / Patio:
- Outdoor Grill
Location & View
- Mountain View:
- Rock Climbing
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Ski Lift Privileges
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Whitewater Rafting
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Botanical Garden
- Bird Watching
- Winery Tours
- Live Theater
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Wildlife Viewing
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
- Fitness Center
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Paddle Boating
- Eco Tourism
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We love it! 5 gold Stars!Guest comment entered by manager
We love it! 5 gold Stars!
Hi Kathi: Sorry for not giving you feedback before now...I've been avoiding the phone! We love the cottage! The welcome gift is awesome...very generous--not skimpy at all--a bottle of wine and lots of goodies. Everything is very nice...clean, quality furnishings, well appointed. The cottage is beautiful (as you know!). We are sitting on the porch listening to the creek enjoying the peacefulness. Anyway, that's the update! We are having a great time...Asheville is great. We are having a fun, relaxing, active (hiking), culinary rewarding time!
- Guest Scott and Michael
- Date of stay 07/25/12
- Review Submitted 09/09/12
My husband and I stayed at the Dogwood Cottage and had a wonderful time. The house is so charming with beautiful scenery. Everything is within a short distance to drive and shop. We would love to come back and stay again next time we are in the Asheville area.
- Guest oklahoma (oklahoma)
- Date of stay 07/12/12
- Review Submitted 07/18/12
Recommended for: Romantic getaway, sightseeing.
A bit of privacy
A bit of privacy
We had a wonderful stay at the cottage. The place is compact & provides everything one could need. Although there are neighbors near by, in the summer with all the greenery, you feel you are all alone in your own pretty space. The owner was very easy to work with & responded promptly to all questions. The property description was accurate, well maintained & clean. As noted it is 1/2 hour from Asheville but we were able to enjoy all Asheville had to offer easily . Enjoyed eating at The Admiral, the NC Arboretum, music on the green. Would certainly recommend this place to friends but do be aware that it is not handicapped accessible.
- Guest Roger & Jo (Raleigh,NC)
- Date of stay 06/27/12
- Review Submitted 07/11/12
Recommended for: Romantic getaway, age 55+, adventure seekers, sightseeing.
Serene and lovely
Serene and lovely
We spent several weeks at Dogwood during the summer months last year. The home is absolutely wonderful and the attention to detail for visitors is just amazing. I tell everyone that it was like staying in a five star hotel--the soaps, the towels, the linens, the dishes--everything we needed was provided and all of the items were first-class and special. Read what the owner has described--the setting is serene and picturesque. The deck and garden are lovely and there is no nicer backdrop than the western Carolina mountain view. The owner was extremely pleasant to deal with and was extraordinarily cooperative and responsive to any and all of our queries and requests. Staying at the cottage made us want to move to the Asheville area, and we are in the process of buying our own home there right now.
- Guest Western Carolina Fan (Bethesda, Maryland, USA)
- Date of stay 06/29/11
- Review Submitted 02/22/12
Recommended for: Romantic getaway, age 55+, families with teenagers, adventure seekers, sightseeing.
Manager response: Thank you both for being very diligent while you stayed at Dogwood. You were excellent guests! We certainly appreciated having you! Sincerely, Peaceful Escapes
Avl till 11/30/12. $145.00 night, 3 night min $1000.00 wk, $1890.00 for 2 wks & $3750.00 M0. $200 refundable security dep if warrented. No dep required if pd. by credit crd. Rates do not include 7% tax & $125.00 cleaning fee. Rates Rates inc utilities + long dist. & local phone. Until confirmed, rates are subject to change w/o notice. Cancellation Policy: Cancelling 30 days or less, b4 check- in, will forfeit total rent. Cancelling 31 days or more before ck.in, you will re- ceive full refund, minus 4.5% CC processing fee. No rfnds for weather conditions on your end or ours. Ck. in: 3:00 PM, Ck. out is 11:00 AM.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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- Nearest Airport: 34 Miles to Asheville Regional Airport at 34 Miles
- Nearest Motorway: Leicester Hiwhway (63) at 9 Miles
- Nearest Ski: Maggie Valley, NC North of Cottage at 39 Miles
- Nearest Golf: Downtown Asheville near Beaver Lake at 24 Miles
- Nearest Restaurant: 15 minutes away, but better ones in Asheville at 18 Miles
Year Purchased: 2005
About: My husband and I live in Dogwood Cottage half of the year, and enjoy traveling on our boat during the summer months. This part of our life takes us to the Pacific Northwest. We have always loved the sea, and have had many boats. We also love Asheville and the Great Smokey Mountains, and feel very fortunate we can spend time in each place. (If only Asheville had an ocean!) We have been diligent getting the perfect people in place, to make your stay pleasant. If something goes wrong, we are always available via telephone and email.
This is our private home. We live here approximately 6 months a year. Our other home is on the West coast, so we rent the cottage while we are in the Pacific Northwest. We have lived in Asheville since 2004. We built the cottage in 2005. We have always loved the charm the cottage offers and all the adventures near by. Asheville is a fabulous place named 'The Paris of the South'. It has been listed numerous times as one of the best top ten places to live and/or retire. We definitely agree!
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We truly enjoy the deck and we spend many hours reading, napping, eating meals and entertaining there. It is wonderful for stargazing and even allows private sun bathing. The large creek across the road offers beautiful acoustics and it is very relaxing. You can sit under the covered parts if it is raining, and feel your presence in nature. Wildlife can easily be seen from the deck, and many birds visit. While walking up to the front porch, all the window boxes are full of vividly colored flowers. While building we used an antique rounded top entry door, with a delightful doorknocker! Every time I see it I am charmed. The wood stove is a delight, depending on the weather of course. It is a Jotul wood stove and has a glass front door, or a screen. If the screen is used, it is exactly like a fireplace. Of course there is central heat and air conditioning too. In the warmer months, we cap the stove off so birds cannot build nests inside the stove pipe. Because of that, depending when you visit, it may or may not be operational.
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Entrance to Dogwood Cottage
View From Cottage
Entrance with antique arched top entry door.
Downstairs bath with jetted tub.
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