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Private Retreat Off Parkway on 1 Acre*Large Decks*Hot Tub*Pond*Ping Pong

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

*** WELCOME TO BLUE RIDGE BLISS ***

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Imagine your own private acre of mountain paradise, just off the Blue Ridge Parkway and only minutes from downtown. Can you see yourself arriving to beautiful natural surroundings, your own pond, visiting wildlife including deer and turkey, and a large covered deck to relax and take it all in? Welcome to Blue Ridge Bliss!

This updated home truly satisfies everyone, be it for a quiet time to relax and unwind, for a great home base with lots to do but still very close to shops and events, or even for those seeking an adventure getaway with skiing and cycling just minutes away.

Inside, enjoy an open floor plan with floor to ceiilng stone fireplace in the living room area, large dining table, and a kitchen with room for everyone to help, plus a pub table to relax while pouring over recipes.

The main level also has three bedrooms. The master bedroom has a king bed and features a large soaking tub in the master bath. The second bedroom on this level has a queen bed, and the third bedroom is great for the kids to share with a queen bed plus a bunk with two twins. These two queen bedrooms also share a jack and jill bath. Downstairs, you will find a fourth sleeping area, with a queen bed and queen sleeper sofa.

For indoor fun, Blue Ridge Bliss has a ping pong table, lots of books, games and movies, and there is also expanded television service including premium movie channels in the Master and upstairs Family room, plus two video game systems.

Outside, there are so many ways to enjoy the mountains! Relax on the large covered deck looking out across the pond, or head out to the back deck for a soak in the large hot tub while trying to count all the stars at night. Build a fire in the fire ring and roast s'mores and hot dogs, or fish in your own private pond. Best of all, you are less than a mile from the Blue Ridge Parkway for cycling, or some cross country skiing on snowy winter days when they close the Parkway to traffic.

No matter the season, Blue Ridge Bliss is the perfect place to start building your mountain memories!

Blue Ridge Bliss has convenient paved access. During non-winter months, the home may also be accessed via the Blue Ridge Parkway or during the winter hwy 221 which is also paved and state maintained.

Depending on the weather conditions 4WD, may be required when visiting the mountains in winter.

Additional Information
Main level: King bed and Hot tub access from deck, full bath with large step-in shower.
Second bedroom with queen and twin bunk set, full bath with step-in shower in between second and third bedroom.
Third bedroom on main as well with Queen bed and bathroom access.

Lower level: fourth bedroom with queen and pull out sofa and living area with game area to the side.

Peak Season: June 13 – Sept 1; Oct 10 - 26

**Weeks before and after a Holiday are peak

Off Season: Feb 28 – May 8 (except the weeks before and after Easter)

Minimum stays may apply, and vary throughout the year.

Keywords: in Blowing Rock, near Boone NC, near ASU, near Banner Elk NC, Near Skiing, Blue Ridge Bliss

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    25 and older please...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    This home even has a large dog door that leads to a sizable back deck and a yard that splits into two fenced in areas. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

  • Master: 1 king

    Includes sliding glass doors to back deck and hot tub. ...moreless

  • Front room: 1 queen

    Connects with Jack and Jill bathroom...moreless

  • Back bedroom: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    This room has a bunkbed option and connects to bathroom...moreless

  • Bonus room: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    This area also has a ping pong table and 3rd bathroom. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Master Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Very large soaking tub for relaxing...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Jack and Jill bathroom design ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Located downstairs off of the bonus room...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Hiking, Rock Climbing, Climbing Wall, Spelunking, Biking, Mountain Bike Trails, Golf, Miniature Golf, Fishing, Fly Fishing, Trout Farm, Wildlife Viewing, Waterfalls, Horseback Riding, Shopping, Go-kart racing, Bowling, Live Theater, Restaurants, Cinemas, Museums, Sightseeing, Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing, Downhill Skiing, Sledding, Ice-Skating, Cross-country skiing, Snow Tubing, Highland Games, Grandfather Mountain, Close to Beech, Appalachian, Hawksnest & Sugar Ski Resorts, Blue Ridge Parkway, Festivals, Music, Outlet Shopping, Antiques, Crafts, Gem Mining, Tweetsie Railroad, ASU, Linville Caverns, Linville Falls, Appalachian Trail....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Living Room...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library:

    Variety of family favorites to choose from....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Vista views on site and breathtaking long range views within minutes off of the Blue Ridge Parkway. ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Property has it's own private pond...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    the smaller table in the kitchen will seat 4 more, to total 10. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Gas logs...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Treadmill in lower level...moreless

  • Garage:

    Garage door remote provided...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Included ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Sitting area on both levels...moreless

  • Parking:

    Large and flat parking area...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Land line included with free national calling, cell signal is not strong....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$185 $225
Fri, Sat
$1,250 $3,250

Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

* 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 $75
  • Housekeeping $125
  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Trash - refundable $25
  • Tax Rate 12.75%

Notes:

"THIS IS A VACATION RENTAL AGREEMENT UNDER THE NORTH CAROLINA VACATION RENTAL ACT. THE RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF THE PARTIES TO THIS AGREEMENT ARE DEFINED BY LAW AND INCLUDE UNIQUE PROVISIONS PERMITTING THE DISBURSEMENT OF RENT PRIOR TO TENANCY AND EXPEDITED EVICTION OF TENANTS. YOUR SIGNATURE ON THIS AGREEMENT, OR PAYMENT OF MONEY OR TAKING POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY AFTER RECEIPT OF THE AGREEMENT, IS EVIDENCE OF YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE AGREEMENT AND YOUR INTENT TO USE THIS PROPERTY FOR A VACATION RENTAL."

Peak season weekends require 3 night minimums.

Holidays are booked by the week - July 4th/Independence, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years week and are $250 more.

Holidays falling within other periods will be charged at Holiday Rates.

Rates do not include taxes, cleaning, or pet fee.

Minimum stays may apply and vary throughout the year.

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hickory Regional Airport
7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Blowing Rock Tavern
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Blowing Rock Country Club
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 221
3.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Rowland's Restaurant at Westglow Resort and Spa
10 Miles
Nearest Ski
Appalachian

Car: Necessary

Visitors love this area because of it's many options and activities. You take the family on a hike or picnic right by the property on nearby trails or a very scenic drive. There are many shops in Boone and Blowing Rock for retail therapy. Family favorites are Grandfather Mountain. Linn Cove Viaduct, Price lake and Tweetsie Railroad. So many great restaurants in the area. The possibilities are endless.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: I am an Appalachian alumni and local to the area and love raising my girls here in the NC mountains. I am a business owner and we are always on the go. We love this house but have decided it is best to share with VRBO friends and family since we are rarely home to enjoy. We would love to welcome you to Blowing Rock!

Why the Owner Chose Blowing Rock:
We really fell in love with the setting of this home. It is close to all the local attractions and yet outside of the crowds for privacy. There is lots of parking and the driveway is very easy to access. Enjoy all four seasons with the pond and the hot tub.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
It is unique because you can access the Blue Ridge parkway for all of the outdoor adventures like hiking, climbing, canoeing or a scenic drive over the viaduct where you can pretend you are in a car commercial while enjoying the stunning view. Don't forget to visit Grandfather mountain!


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Front Entrance

    Front Entrance

  • Open concept living area is great for entertaining

    Open concept living area is great for entertaining

  • eat in kitchen with a four top table

    eat in kitchen with a four top table

  • House with lights

    House with lights

  • 2nd main-level bedroom

    2nd main-level bedroom

  • play area downstairs for kiddos

    play area downstairs for kiddos

  • Master bedroom on Main level

    Master bedroom on Main level

  • House with pond for all day fun

    House with pond for all day fun

  • Entrance to drive

    Entrance to drive

  • yOu're almost here

    yOu're almost here

  • gas log fireplace

    gas log fireplace

  • Main dining table seats 6

    Main dining table seats 6

  • 3rd bedroom on Main level

    3rd bedroom on Main level

  • Master bath with large soaking tub

    Master bath with large soaking tub

  • alternate view of bedroom #2 on Main

    alternate view of bedroom #2 on Main

  • Jack and Jill bath for guest rooms

    Jack and Jill bath for guest rooms

  • parkway trails

    parkway trails

  • View of pond from front porch

    View of pond from front porch

  • Hot tub seats 4 comfortably

    Hot tub seats 4 comfortably

  • Price lake is less than 3 miles away and offers canoes for enjoyment

    Price lake is less than 3 miles away and offers canoes for enjoyment

VRBO #494656

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