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Five Star Riverfront 3BR Cottage Near Asheville & Waynesville

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RIVER VIEW AND SOUNDS FROM FRONT DECK

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Last updated: 05/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The “Apple Orchard Riverfront Cottage”

Just a quick block off the Interstate and not too far from Asheville you soon find yourself traveling quietly through an apple orchard on a quaint narrow mountain road which suddenly explodes into a riverfront vista complete with rushing rapids right in the front yard of a truly lovely cottage surrounded by plant pots filled with vegetation and glorious blossoming flowers, weather permitting. You're smiling and haven't even parked the car yet. Off to the right you see the challenge of a bright new shuffleboard court beckoning some good old family competition later, and think what a nice way to bring everyone together. To enhance the experience you find an enormous exterior deck right off the living room that affords a more leisurely opportunity to sit and reflect on this lovely river view while the sounds of rushing waters subtlety background your relaxed conversation with loved ones. As you eventually return inside to a bright, large gathering room filled with endless hardwood floors and luscious warm room colors you enjoy the warmth of a flickering fire in a room filled with family and friends. You’re now in the “Apple Orchard Riverfront Cottage”.

Our little cottage was built in the 1850s and we completely remodeled to make it comfortable and cozy. All systems are brand new. Inside you soon discover three large bedrooms with amazingly comfortable beds and two beautiful spotless bathrooms, all filled with hardwood floors and plenty of windows. Throughout the cottage wonderful eclectic furnishings hand selected by caring, keen eyes continue to intrigue and peak both your interest and curiosity. Your exploration soon finds a wonderfully bright and cheerful, newly-remodeled kitchen well equipped and filled with just about any type of gadgetry required to prepare the tastiest hors d’oeuvres or a gourmet meal for eight. Nothing has been left to wishful thinking. A beautiful kitchen island topped in mountain hardwood beckons you to sit, sip coffee or open a bottle of wine to quietly linger and savior this moment. No kids for a moment, just the two of you.

And as you sit and sip, be it coffee or wine, to ponder the day’s potential; you realize how many wonderful opportunities await you here in the Great Smoky Mountains. You may decide to take a long leisurely walk right here at home along almost a mile of river frontage and ending in the apple orchards or bee hive stands where you might buy apples, peaches and honey. Perhaps you decide a quick drive into Asheville for a leisurely day of exploring the Biltmore or The Grove Park Inn, or all the neat restaurants and shops. For those more inclined to physical activity you might find yourself planning on rafting the rapids or tubing right in front of your cottage or zip lining the tree canopies near Asheville, or all the above. In fall, you may want to hike the mountain trails to view the vivid fall colors, knowing it’s a must see. And later in the year you may plan on the challenge of skiing the slopes of Cataloochee, just minutes away.

Regardless of your choice of so many varied things to do and see, one thing is truly certain: you ultimately will enjoy coming home again and again to the warmth and caring found nestled in your lovely home away from home, the “Apple Orchard Riverfront Cottage”.

Keywords: cottage, river front, water front, near Waynesville, near Asheville, large deck, fireplace, Close to Interstate

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 8-9

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    This cottage is riverfront to a large trout stream....moreless

  • River
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Beautiful remodeled kitchen in 2012...moreless

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

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 1, 2015
7 night min stay
$185 $225
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$3,500
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$150 $200
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$995 $2,750
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
  • Damage Insurance/$1,000 $50 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Holidays and October carry a 20% surcharge in addition to the in-season rate.

1/2 with reservation, 1/2rd 30 days prior to arrival.

Full refund prior to 90 days prior to arrival. Then, if rented a refund will be made up to the new amount rented not to exceed original deposit.


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Nearest Ski

Our vacation home, the 'Apple Orchard Cottage' is ideally located midway between the Waynesville-Maggie Valley area and Asheville, both about 15 minutes away. This cozy, secluded cottage is just off I-40 at Exit 31, giving you immediate and easy access to all areas of the Smoky Mountains. A short easy drive will get you to Asheville, famous for the Biltmore Estate,arts and crafts, dining and shopping; and Cherokee, famous for the Cherokee Indian Reservation and Harrah's Casino. Also, close by are Lake Junaluska, Hendersonville, Brevard, Black Mountain, Bryson City and Balsam. If you golf, there are numerous golf courses in the area:

Waynesville Country Club is just a few minutes away. This Donald Ross designed 27-Hole course has sweeping mountain panoramic views and is filled with challenge. It has a 4-Star rating by Golf Digest.

Laurel Ridge Country Club is also just a few minutes away. This is a wonderful Bob Cupp designed 18-Hole Championship course with clubhouse and other facilities to include tennis.

Lake Junaluska Golf Course is an 18-Hole, 5,034-yard course also nearby and offers a challenging Par 68 opportunity.

Maggie Valley Club is an 18-Hole, 6,500-yard, par 72 course with the flat Valley '9' serving as a 'warm-up' for the Mountain '9' with an 800-foot rise in elevation and an increased challenge.

Springdale Country Club offers an 18-Hole, par 72 course, 6,800 yards from the gradual elevation changes of the front nine toward Rocky Face Mountain, to the wide open fairways on the back nine where Cold Mountain serves as a spacious backdrop.

 

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VRBO #412042

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 05/15/2015
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Five Star Riverfront 3BR Cottage Near Asheville & Waynesville

Waynesville #412042

3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 9

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