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Luxury Vacation Home for the Family with Spectacular Mountain Views

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South-Southwest panoramic view from front deck

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Last updated: 08/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Waynesville house description

Our home is located at nearly 3700' in elevation and on over an acre of land in the well established gated community of Hurricane Ridge. We spent over 6 months renovating this entire home from top to bottom, literally.While it is not brand new, this mountain home might as well be. All three floors of this home have been completely gutted and renovated back to the studs and even expanded in some cases. We looked for every opportunity to make this great house even better; including the addition of a third bedroom, additional viewing areas and private deck to the existing downstairs bedroom, an expanded downstairs bathroom to include both a shower and large soaking tub (no jets), all new cabinetry for both kitchen and bathrooms, fixtures, countertops, and new Pella vinyl low E windows throughout the entire home. We added new insulation, electrical, plumbing and a new 15 SEER Maytag heating and cooling system; all to make the entire house as energy efficient as possible. The entire home has been completely furnished by the High Country Furnishings and Design store located in Waynesville, NC. New luxury linens for both bedding and bath are provided for our guest comfort. Egyptian cotton sheets with 600 thread count for both King beds, plush thick towels for the bath. A completely new deck was added to ensure you can enjoy probably the best feature of the house, the view from the outside. The deck wraps the east, south and west sides of the house. For entertainment we have made every effort to meet the needs of all vacationers. Every bedrooms includes a 39 inch wall mounted Toshiba 1080p HDTV and a 49 inch Insignia 1080i HDTV in the loft. Each TV has Directv whole home DVR satellite service. It is never fun to go on vacation to discover they don't have the channels you watch at home and you have to miss that favorite sports event you were planning to watch or special show on HGTV. The Directv service includes over 160 channels, as well as the NFL Ticket for football fans out there.

Our loft is a great viewing and game area with a new double size futon couch, a 4'x8' Connelly tournament pool table with all the accessories, a professional Foosball table and a 49 inch Insignia 1080i HDTV with Directv DVR satellite service. Children games and children DVD's are offered so the little ones have something to watch if you are not in the mood to watch another Disney movie for the 10th time! The loft also has it's own small private deck via an 8' sliding glass door.

On the main floor, the kitchen has been completely remodeled with all new stainless steel Whirlpool appliances, Kraftmaid cabinetry, granite counter tops and new Moen fixtures. We paid great attention to the type of cookware that would be in the kitchen only using kitchen tools we want to use when on vacation. After paying good money to stay in vacation rentals it was awful having to cook with poor quality pots and pans and plastic cooking items. We did our best to buy the most affordable high quality items to help create that perfect dining experience. Enjoy Crate and Barrel dishware, stainless steel cookware , Cuisinart Stainless steel kitchen knives, wine glasses and a new Cuisinart coffee maker to make that perfect brew. While you are cooking in the kitchen family members can pull up a bar stool at the middle island and you can still be in the middle of the fun and enjoy the great mountain view!

The main floor bedroom includes all new furnishings from High Country Furnishings and Design and the large king bed is topped with a luxurious Beautyrest mattress. Also for entertainment the main floor master bedroom includes a wall mounted 39 inch Toshiba 1080p HDTV with Directv DVR satellite service. The main floor bath has been remodeled and includes new tile, new cabinetry with granite counter tops and new Moen fixtures. The main floor living area sits beside two 8' sliding glass doors and a wall of all new Pella windows, all the way to the top of the cathedral ceiling, that provides a spectacular view from every location on the main floor and upper loft. The living room also has all new furnishings from High Country Furnishings and Design, as well as 39 inch Toshiba 1080p HDTV with Directv DVR satellite service. A large rock fireplace includes easy on and off propane gas fire logs for that true mountain ambiance. No need to drag large logs in from the outside when your cozy ambiance is can be started with the flip of a switch. The dinning area includes a new large farm house table with seating for 10. A new large Pella picture window provides a stunning view from the dinning table of Crabtree mountain. The entire main floor is surrounded by a new large deck with spectacular views from every location and four handmade solid wood Troutman rockers to sit, relax and enjoy the true essence of the mountains.

The lower floor includes another master bedroom with decor also from High Country Furnishings and Design. A large king sleigh bed, a Beautyrest mattress and 600 thread count sheets are just the beginning of comfort for this private hideaway. This room also includes its own sitting area with a comfy & cozy beige couch to enjoy the private view of Crabtree mountain through the 8' sliding glass door that opens onto your own private deck with easy access to the 79 inch x 79 inch Leisure Bay hot tub for four. This master suite will definitely fulfill the need for your own private space while vacationing with family, you will love this private spot. Enjoy reading a book on your private deck with no interuptions from guests upstairs and private access to the outside. A 39 inch Toshiba 1080p HDTV with Directv DVR satellite service is in the bedroom for your viewing enjoyment. The downstairs bath has been remodeled and expanded to include a large stand alone shower, a large soaking soaking tub (no jets) and oversized vanity with granite countertops and new Moen fixtures. The adjoining bunk room includes two new bunk beds to accommodate four people and has direct access to the downstairs bath as well. Like all the other bedrooms in the house it also has a 39 inch wall mounted Toshiba 1080p HDTV with Directv DVR satellite service.

Want to roast marshmellows and make smores, add real wood logs to the fire pit and enjoy the night stars?Outside you can have a hearty wood fire in the fire pit...... or relax in the 4 person Leisure Bay hot tub with mountain views from all sides. Hot tub is accessable for all guests from the outside or directly off your private balcony downstairs.

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only:

                ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING ALLOWED, GUESTS AGREE TO FORFEIT THEIR DEPOSIT IF ANY INDICATION OF SMOKING OCCURRED DURING THEIR VISIT. ...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Events Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Main Floor Master Bedroom: 1 king

                located on main floor with kitchen and living room...moreless

              • Upstairs Loft: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Futon...moreless

              • Kid's Bunk Room: 2 bunk bed

                2 solid wood bunk beds to sleep 4 kids...moreless

              • Downstairs Master: 1 king

                includes sitting area and private deck...moreless

              • All three bedrooms include all new furnishing from the local luxury furniture store. Also included in each bedroom is a 39 inch Toshiba HDTV with Directv Satellite service. The loft includes a 49 inch Insignia HDTV, also with Directv Satellite service....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Downstairs Bath: toilet, tub, shower

                Jacuzzi Soaking Tub and seperate shower...moreless

              • Upstairs Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

                ...moreless

              • Both bathrooms have been completely remodeled with new tile, new cabinets w/ granite countertops and new Moen fixtures. Downstairs bathroom includes a standalone shower and Jacuzzi soaking tub (no jets), as well as a large oversized vanity. Upstairs bathroom includes tub & shower combo....moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining:

                Large farmhouse table with seating for 10 and of course you never have to go without a view of the mountains even when you are eating....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Brand new Whirlpool stainless steel side by side refrigirator with in door ice and water dispenser....moreless

              • Kitchen:

                Brand new remodeled kitchen with all new cabinetry and stainless steel appliances....moreless

              • Stove:

                Brand new stainless steel Whirlpool stove with glass top burners...moreless

              • Microwave:

                Brand new stainless steel over the oven Whirlpool microwave...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                Brand new stainless steel Whirlpool Dishwasher...moreless

              • Oven:

                Brand new stainless steel Whirlpool oven ...moreless

              • Coffee Maker:

                Brand new Crusinart Coffee maker...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Crate & Barrel dishware...moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                10...moreless

              • Child's Highchair
              • Pantry Items
              • Toaster
              • Seating for 10 people

              Amenities

              • Heating:

                Brand new high efficiency Maytag heating with temperature control on each level of the three floors...moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                Brand new high efficiency Maytag AC with temperature control on each level of the three floors...moreless

              • Living Room:

                all new furnishings from High Country Furniture & Design...moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                600 thread count cotton linens for king beds...moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                luxury 725 gram Egyptian cotton towel sets...moreless

              • Fireplace:

                Propane gas fireplace...moreless

              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Parking
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Other Amenities

                  • New Rinnai propane gas, tankless water heater for energy efficient and nearly instant hot water; New Pella vinyl windows with low E coding throughout the entire house; Solid wood doors throughout the entire house...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Directv Satellite service with whole home DVR service with over 220 channels PLUS NFL TICKET...moreless

                  • Television:

                    39 inch Toshiba 1080p HDTVs in each bedroom and 49 inch Insignia 1080i HDTV in loft ...moreless

                  • Pool Table:

                    8' x 4' Connelly professional tournament pool table...moreless

                  • Video Library
                  • Video Games
                  • Stereo
                  • Games
                  • Books
                  • Game Room
                  • Foosball

                  Communications

                  • Internet
                  • Telephone

                  Pool & Spa

                      • Hot Tub:

                        Leisure Bay hot tub with seating for 4 and a great view of Crabtree Mt while you sit back and relax....moreless

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Balcony:

                        downstairs master bedroom includes private balcony/deck with seating and table...moreless

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Brand new large wrap around deck...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Golf
                      • Kayak / Canoe
                      • Ski & Snowboard

                      Theme

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

                      Location & View

                      • Rural:

                        While the entrance to Hurricane Ridge is only 1 mile exactly from exit 15 on I-40 you would think you actually hundreds of miles away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, it is a true escape....moreless

                      • Mountain View:

                        Our home provides almost a complete 180 degree view south from Hurricane Mountain towards Wayesville and Maggie Valley....moreless

                      Activities

                      • Churches
                      • Fishing
                      • Hunting
                      • Basketball Court
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Kayaking
                      • Water Tubing
                      • Golf
                      • Rafting
                      • Cycling
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Skiing
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Hiking
                      • Whitewater Rafting
                      • Medical Services
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Laundromat
                      • Library
                      • Restaurants
                      • Playground
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Shopping
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Gambling Casinos
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Walking
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Antiquing
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Groceries
                      • Hospital
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Fall Foliage 2014
                      Oct 4 - Nov 1, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $300 $350
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $1,750 $6,750
                      Thanksgiving
                      Nov 22 - Nov 29, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $300 $350
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $1,750
                      Winter Season I
                      Nov 30 - Dec 19, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      $175 $225
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,150
                      Christmas & New Year
                      Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $300 $350
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $1,750
                      Winter Season II
                      Jan 4 - Mar 31, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $175 $225
                      Fri, Sat
                      $975
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $225 $300
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,550 $5,500
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Pet Fee $100.00 + tax
                      • Property Damage Protection $49.00
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $450.00
                      • Hot Tub Fee $53.50
                      • Tax Rate 11%

                      Notes:

                      Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Stays of 2 days or less will require a cleaning fee of $90.


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                      Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                      Last updated: 08/23/2014
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                      Location

                      45.9 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Asheville Regional Airport
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Interstate 40
                      16.5 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Cataloochee Ski Area
                      12.4 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Maggie Valley Club & Resort

                      Car: Necessary

                      Waynesville is centrally located in the beautiful Smoky Mountains and provides easy access to many great adventures.

                      Great Smoky Mountain National Park

                      Blue Ridge Parkway - Waynesville

                      Smoky Mountain Railway - Bryson City

                      Biltmore House - Asheville

                      Nantahala Outdoor Center

                      Driving distance from:

                      Orlando, FL - 9 hours (600 miles)

                      Macon, GA - 4.75 hours (268 miles)

                      Atlanta, GA - 3 hours (189 miles)

                      Knoxville, TN - 1.5 hours (82 miles)

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2012

                      About the owner: Jennifer and I are native Floridians and live just north of Orlando with our three children; Evie (8), Eston (6) and Ellie (4). After vacationing in western North Carolina for most of my childhood, Jennifer and I were lucky enough to live in Waynesville for several years after we graduated from college and getting marred in 1995. After moving back to Florida in the late 90's we continued to vacation in western North Carolina. In between then and now we decided to enter the vacation rental business here in Florida to allow our family and other families to enjoy the beautiful beaches of Florida. We have really enjoyed running our vacation rental business and had decided early on that we would like to one day expand that business to include a home in the western North Carolina mountains. In the fall of 2012 that vision became a reality with our purchase of this beautiful home near Waynesville, NC. Please check out the reviews to our other vacation properties and you will see that while this is a new property for us, it is definitely not our first time in the vacation rental business. It was our intention as we rebuilt this home to also use this for our own family just like our other vacation rental properties and for that reason we have tried to make sure that no detail is left out so that we along with you can enjoy this beautiful location. We hope you enjoy it as much as us.

                      Why the Owner Chose Waynesville:
                      We searched for many years for just the right property. In 2010 we purchased a vacant lot not to far from Waynesville with the intention of one day building a vacation rental property but it did not take too long for us to realize that due to the rising cost of building materials it would take many more years than we first thought for us to realize our dream. While taking one of our annual vacations in the fall of 2012 with some friends of ours who also like to vacation in the western North Carolina mountains, we met with a friend of theirs, who just happened to be a real estate agent. After spending a few minutes talking about what we were looking for in vacation home, he offered to show us a property that he thought might just fit the bill. He actually showed us two properties and honestly, the first was one we requested and we could have saved some time if we had just trusted the expert because as soon as we saw this house we knew it was the one. It had everything; a well established gated neighborhood, plenty of acreage, a great floor plan with plenty of space for a family vacation home and oh yeah; great elevation at 3648' that provides a spectacular view of the great smoky mountains. It also had what we were not looking for- no small lots with houses looming all around as we had seen in other popular areas not too far away. The house is close enough to jump on the interstate and not have to curve through abundant roads and far enough away to not hear noise or neighbors!

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      What's the old cliché? The three most important things in real estate are; Location, Location & Location. That was no exception here. The view from this property is just unbelievable and we fell in love with it the moment we saw it. The house itself had a great layout with lots of potential for a great family vacation home and the property provided plenty of privacy as well. The entrance to Hurricane Ridge is located exactly one mile from exit 15 off Interstate 40, so it provides easy access to Waynesville within 15 minutes and Asheville within 30 minutes but at the same time you can feel like you are so far away from it all. At nearly 3700' in elevation it stays very cool even in the hottest part of summer so it is so much different from most places in the southeastern United States that you may have experienced in the summer.


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                      Photos

                      • South-Southwest panoramic view from  front deck

                        South-Southwest panoramic view from front deck

                      • Shut the front door...or maybe not...when this is what you see!

                        Shut the front door...or maybe not...when this is what you see!

                      • View directly out front door on western side of wraparound deck

                        View directly out front door on western side of wraparound deck

                      • Dining Area

                        Dining Area

                      • Living Room

                        Living Room

                      • Loft area overlooking living and dining area w/ great view through front windows

                        Loft area overlooking living and dining area w/ great view through front windows

                      • Upstairs Master Bedroom with king bed & brand new luxury Beautyrest mattress

                        Upstairs Master Bedroom with king bed & brand new luxury Beautyrest mattress

                      • Downstairs Master Bedroom with king bed & brand new luxury Beautyrest mattress

                        Downstairs Master Bedroom with king bed & brand new luxury Beautyrest mattress

                      • Large soaking tub in downstairs master bedroom

                        Large soaking tub in downstairs master bedroom

                      • Kid's Bunk Room

                        Kid's Bunk Room

                      • Tournament foosball table with electronic scoring

                        Tournament foosball table with electronic scoring

                      • Enjoy the view on the front porch in one of our handmade Troutman rocking chairs

                        Enjoy the view on the front porch in one of our handmade Troutman rocking chairs

                      • Southwest view from deck

                        Southwest view from deck

                      • Early morning view of Crabtree Mtn. from kitchen, dinning and lower bedroom deck

                        Early morning view of Crabtree Mtn. from kitchen, dinning and lower bedroom deck

                      • Floor to ceiling windows & large wraparound deck to enjoy the view inside & out

                        Floor to ceiling windows & large wraparound deck to enjoy the view inside & out

                      • Living Room

                        Living Room

                      • Living / Dining Area

                        Living / Dining Area

                      • Open concept kitchen includes island bar, overlooking dining & living area

                        Open concept kitchen includes island bar, overlooking dining & living area

                      • Upstairs Master Bathroom

                        Upstairs Master Bathroom

                      • Large 48' vanity in downstairs master bathroom

                        Large 48' vanity in downstairs master bathroom

                      • Leisure Bay hot tub with direct access from downstairs master bedroom

                        Leisure Bay hot tub with direct access from downstairs master bedroom

                      • Loft includes pool table, foosball table, 49' HDTV, Full Futon & deck

                        Loft includes pool table, foosball table, 49' HDTV, Full Futon & deck

                      • Connelly professional tournament size pool table

                        Connelly professional tournament size pool table

                      • Large fire pit area with a view to enjoy while you roast marshmallows

                        Large fire pit area with a view to enjoy while you roast marshmallows

                      VRBO #480720

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                      Date last modified - Friday, June 20, 2014

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                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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