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The Perfect Escape

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A great (living) room with wood burning fireplace opens to large north deck

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Last updated: 12/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Asheville cabin description

Highwoods has been developed to nurture your spirit and provide everything you will need for the ultimate relaxing get-a-way. The floor plan is ideal for a romantic getaway, a family reunion, or a tranquil retreat for groups up to eight.

This unique mountain cabin, I nestled on the side of a mountain with teriffic views. It is situated on 10 acres, about half of which is landscaped in a garden setting with three small ponds fed by an underground mountain spring and our very own hand-carved totem pole. The balance has been left in its natural state.

You will be ideally located for day trips to all of the many things to do in Asheville and most everything else that Western North Carolina offers to visitors. We are located just 14 miles - about a 20 minutes drive - from Asheville. Add another 5 minutes to get to the Biltmore Estate or the Blue Ridge Parkway.

When you return to Highwoods at the end of the day, you arrive in another world. You are taken away by only the sound of water falling, the beauty and the power of nature. You are filled with a sense of profound peace that many consider to be of a spiritual nature. The art and décor at Highwoods has been collected from around the world, which we think you will find both interesting and inviting. We want you to feel that this is truly YOUR mountain vacation home, here in the heart of the Blue Ridge! Most of our guests do feel exactly that way. Curl up in front of the wood burning fireplace, sit on the deck with a good book, unwind in the hot tub … whatever your choice, treat yourself to the perfect escape.

Winter rates (Jan 3-Mar 27; Nov 6-19, Dec 1-18): 2 night minimum for $615; weekly $1335.
Basic Rates (Mar 28-Sept 27): 3 night minimum for $900; weekly $1630.
Leaf Season (Sep 28-Nov 10) & Holidays:4 night minimum during leaf season for $1285; $1815 weekly; 1 week minimum for holidays (Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years)



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Property Type

      • Cabin

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:

                please, no smoking in the house...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                please inquire, with prior appoval on a case by case basis...moreless

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bedroom 2

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              • Bedroom 3

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              • Bedroom 4

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              • King size beds (1) in Master loft, Queen size Beds (1) in bedroom on lower level, Twin or Single Beds (2) trundle bed pulls out for 2 singles in bedroom on main level, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) one futon in 4th bedrm (library/office) on main level; one futon in sitting room on lower level...moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library:

                great selection of CDs...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                (2) 1 large screen in great room on main level; 1 small screen in sitting room on lower level ...moreless

              • Stereo
              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                Over 200 VHF videos & DVDs from which to choose. Enough reading material to keep you occupied for weeks, together with numerous games which both children and adults will enjoy. ...moreless

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    in a rural setting with great mountain views...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Hunting
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Spelunking
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning:

                        central heat & air, though you won't need the air conditional very often...moreless

                      • Broadband Access:

                        DSL modem & wireless router...moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Covered Parking
                      • Free Long Distance
                      • Linens Provided:

                        Beds made up with fresh linens for your arrival & plenty of towels....moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Catering Available
                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        cookware, dishware, flatware, glassware and stemware....moreless

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Kitchen:

                        includes coffee maker, toaster/oven, full stove/oven, microwave, juicer, dishwasher, garbage disposal, a nice selection of spices and much more...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator

                      Outside

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Payment Type

                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Hot Tub:

                            6-person hot tub: enjoy after a day of excursions or under the stars at night...moreless

                           

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                          3 night min stay
                          $283
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                          Fees:

                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          Winter rates: January, February, March, September, November & December (with some exceptions), generally reduced 10% to 15%, please inquire.

                          We accept personal checks, Visa, MasterCard.

                          2.5% transaction fee for credit card transactions

                          50% to confirm reservation

                          Balance due 30 days prior to arrival


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 12/10/2014
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                          Location

                          Bird watching: pileated woodpeckers, red tailed hawks, bluebirds, red birds, cardinals, orioles, warblers, wild turkeys, broad-winged hawks, and even a peacock has recently been spotted right on the property.

                           

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                          Photos

                          • A great (living) room with wood burning fireplace opens to large north deck

                            A great (living) room with wood burning fireplace opens to large north deck

                          • Renew your spirit in the secluded hot tub after a long day of sightseeing

                            Renew your spirit in the secluded hot tub after a long day of sightseeing

                          • Casual mountain kitchen provides you with whatever you could possibly need

                            Casual mountain kitchen provides you with whatever you could possibly need

                          • Master bdrm with king bed & skylight. Early morning views can be "WOW"!

                            Master bdrm with king bed & skylight. Early morning views can be "WOW"!

                          • Relax after a day of excursion and discovery

                            Relax after a day of excursion and discovery

                          • The lower level is a small suite w/ full bath, separate bedroom (queen bed)

                            The lower level is a small suite w/ full bath, separate bedroom (queen bed)

                          • From every direction you'll feel and see the beauty of nature

                            From every direction you'll feel and see the beauty of nature

                          • Lower garden with authenic hand carved totem pole, old barn in background

                            Lower garden with authenic hand carved totem pole, old barn in background

                          • Spring at Highwoods

                            Spring at Highwoods

                          • Another view of the great room

                            Another view of the great room

                          • Break bread with friends & family or late night chatting by candle light.

                            Break bread with friends & family or late night chatting by candle light.

                          • A different view of the master bedroom

                            A different view of the master bedroom

                          • Trundle bed sets up as two singles

                            Trundle bed sets up as two singles

                          • The north deck offers yet another gathering place

                            The north deck offers yet another gathering place

                          • Privately set on 10 acres with 3 ponds and 3 small waterfalls

                            Privately set on 10 acres with 3 ponds and 3 small waterfalls

                          • Highwoods in winter

                            Highwoods in winter

                          VRBO #92841

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                          This listing was first published here in 2006.

                          Date last modified - Friday, December 12, 2014

                          $283 per night (USD)
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                          4 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

                          View calendar: Updated 12/10/14
                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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