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Best on Beech - Family Friendly - Wifi - Sleeps 12-14

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Front view of the cabin - Ski beech visible in the distance

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Last updated: 04/18/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Before you rent anywhere on Beech Mountain, Banner Elk, Sugar Mountain or Valle Crucis, you need to check out The Best of Beech - a new log cabin. The cabin is beautifully decorated with new furnishings, and features 4 flat screen TV's and high speed wireless throughout. Our 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths spread over 3 floors allowing you to comfortably sleep 14 and it provides ample room to roam. It is sized perfectly for large family gatherings, yet cozy enough for just a few. Enjoy the view of Ski Beech Mountain from our wrap around porch, take a hike on many of the nearby designated trails or just relax and watch the wildlife meander through the back yard in the setting sun.

Just off Beech Mountain are the charming towns of Banner Elk, Valle Crucis and Blowing Rock. Each of these are home to great restaurants and shopping. Spend time at Grandfather Mountain, Tweetsie Railroad, Linville Caverns, Mystery Hill and the original Mast General Store. You may also opt for an outdoor adventure offered by many of the local outfitters. Whether it is whitewater rafting, canoeing, kayaking, horseback riding, rock climbing, caving, or fly fishing, there is no shortage of world class outdoor activities within a 30 minute drive.

The town of Boone is close as well. Boone is home to Appalachian State University. There is shopping at the quaint shops in the downtown area. There are also many restaurants in the downtown that have local cuisine. There is the Daniel Boone Inn with the home style family buffet or The Horn in the West outdoor theater with dining if you choose.

The Town of Beech Mountain requires that you have a vehicle that is properly equipped in the event of inclement weather during the winter months. You must have a vehicle with 4WD or chains if there is snow or ice to keep you safe during your visit.

Short and long term rentals available at competitive rates. Inquire today!

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • Cabin
  • 2850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 13 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio:

    Wrap around deck with view of Ski Beech...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Stainless Steel gas grill...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2015
Mar 16 - May 14, 2015
2 night min stay
$195
Memorial Day
May 22 - May 25, 2015
3 night min stay
$300
Labor Day
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$300
Thanksgiving
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
4 night min stay
$300
Winter 1
Nov 30 - Dec 18, 2015
2 night min stay
$300
Holiday
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,000
Winter 2016
Jan 4 - Mar 13, 2016
2 night min stay
$300
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$275

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 12.75%

Notes:

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Last updated: 04/18/2015
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Location

90 Miles
Nearest Airport
TriCities
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Beech Mountain Club
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
Ski Beech

There are so many wonderful things to do throughout the year. There are many hiking trails, caves, small lakes, autumn foliage, forests,waterfalls, spelunking. Beech Mountain is the 'Highest Town East of the Rockies' and Banner Elk aspires to be the 'Aspen of the South'. There's skiing, sledding and snow tubing in winter. There's a brand new public rec. facility that's open year 'round. There are miles of hiking trails and two fishing ponds for nature lovers. There are several restaurants and a country mercantile too. Banner Elk offers even more shops and restaurants. Both offer summer concerts, art festivals and their own unique events for families such as street dances, a kite festival, Wooly Worm festival, a sledding hill for the family when snow is on the ground. and the Autumn at Oz weekend. You can even rent the land of Oz for parties, tours or even weddings.

Within 30 minutes drive are Sugar Mountain and Hawksnest ski resorts, Grandfather Mountain, and several new zip lines. There are guided tours that include whitewater rafting (including lunch), fly fishing, rock climbing, kayaking, and mountain biking.

Summer at Beech: Perhaps our finest season where temperatures rarely exceed 72 degrees and the climate is mild. Evenings are sweater weather and fireplaces are roaring. The mountains, lakes, and streams are the destination for sportsmen of all walks. You will find amazing fishing, white water rafting, hiking, mountain biking, golf, swimming and wildlife degrees. The ski resorts are open for mountain biking during part of the summer and fall (schedules are available).

Winter at Beech: With 15 slopes and 10 lifts at Ski Beech, Ski Beech is the highest ski area in Eastern North America. The ski season runs from mid-November through Mid March with a peak elevation of 5,505 feet and a vertical rise of 830 feet. Lifts include: 1 High Speed Quad, 6 Doubles, 1 J-Bar and 1 Tow Rope, 1 surface lift. Beech offers snowmaking capability for 100% slope coverage and all slopes are lit for night skiing.

Fall and Spring at Beech: Falls offer brilliant colors as the leaves change. Golf and tennis are available and this is a popular time for outdoor sports. Lake Coffey has a walking and jogging trail that wraps around a serene lake that where fishermen catch trout. Buckeye Lake and Lake Coffey on Beech Mountain are stocked with trout. Upper and Lower Pond Creek, Grassy Gap Creek, Sassafras Trail, Emerald Mountain and Falls Trail offer ¾ to 2 mile trails for hiking and nature watching.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: Both of our families had visited the mountains of North Carolina when we were children and teenagers. We came to visit in 2010 in the summer with our children and stayed in a cabin on Beech Mountain. We fell in love with the area and all that it had to offer. Our family decided that we should find a place that we could come and stay more often.

Why the Owner Chose Beech Mountain:
We looked for the perfect place for our family for almost two years before we found this cabin. We wanted a place that was new, and had all of the conveniences of home. We also wanted a house that was close to the ski slopes, but would feel that we were in the woods surrounded by nature.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
This cabin is a home away from home. There are all of the conveniences of a well-stocked kitchen. You can relax on the back deck and watch the wildlife, or you can sit and watch your kids play in the natural area and build a fort in woods. At night you can gather family and friends around the firepit. The downstairs rec room is a great place to watch movies and play games, while the upstairs Great Room has another TV and DVD player too. The cabin is a short walk from some of the best hiking trails in the Blue Ridge Mountains with waterfalls and trout filled ponds.


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Photos

  • Front view of the cabin - Ski beech visible in the distance

    Front view of the cabin - Ski beech visible in the distance

  • An open kitchen, dining and great room is perfect for large family gatherings

    An open kitchen, dining and great room is perfect for large family gatherings

  • The Great Room shows the cabin's rustic yet warm feel

    The Great Room shows the cabin's rustic yet warm feel

  • A perfect place to spend Thanksgiving

    A perfect place to spend Thanksgiving

  • Master bath with walk in shower, his and her sinks and a tub with jets

    Master bath with walk in shower, his and her sinks and a tub with jets

  • Upstairs 'kids' room has a Twin over Full bunk, and a single Twin bed

    Upstairs 'kids' room has a Twin over Full bunk, and a single Twin bed

  • Lower level kids room has 2 twin beds

    Lower level kids room has 2 twin beds

  • The rec room with air hockey and foosball tables

    The rec room with air hockey and foosball tables

  • Enjoy the back porch for a view of ski beech, the sunset or wildlife watching

    Enjoy the back porch for a view of ski beech, the sunset or wildlife watching

  • Fire pit in the backyard; perfect for roasting marshmallows or hot dogs

    Fire pit in the backyard; perfect for roasting marshmallows or hot dogs

  • Winter visitor seen from the bottom deck outside the gameroom

    Winter visitor seen from the bottom deck outside the gameroom

  • Ski Beech Resort

    Ski Beech Resort

  • A nice snow in January

    A nice snow in January

  • Fully stocked kitchen with granite countertops

    Fully stocked kitchen with granite countertops

  • The Great Room couches for relaxing and family time

    The Great Room couches for relaxing and family time

  • Master bedroom has a king bed on the main floor

    Master bedroom has a king bed on the main floor

  • Upstairs main guest room features a balcony, TV, Queen bed, attached full bath

    Upstairs main guest room features a balcony, TV, Queen bed, attached full bath

  • This lower level bedroom has a Double bed with attached full bath.

    This lower level bedroom has a Double bed with attached full bath.

  • The Rec Room on the lower level is a great spot for movies and games

    The Rec Room on the lower level is a great spot for movies and games

  • Front porch with wrap around balcony a perfect place to enjoy the summer breezes

    Front porch with wrap around balcony a perfect place to enjoy the summer breezes

  • View from back of cabin showing three  decks

    View from back of cabin showing three decks

  • Deer in the backyard next to the house.

    Deer in the backyard next to the house.

  • Ski Beech making snow and skiing at night

    Ski Beech making snow and skiing at night

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 04/18/2015
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