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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: 08/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

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)



Keywords: Cabin, house, chalet

Property Type

      • Cabin

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Considered:

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

              • Non Smoking Only:

                please, no smoking in the house...moreless

              • Children Welcome

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

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bedroom 2

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              • Bedroom 3

                ...moreless

              • 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

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

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

              • Cooking Utensils:

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

              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Microwave

              Amenities

              • Air Conditioning:

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

              • Linens Provided:

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

              • Wood Fireplace:

                and firewood...moreless

              • Covered Parking
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer

              Entertainment

              • 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

              • Satellite / Cable:

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

              • Music Library:

                great selection of CDs...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • VCR
              • Stereo
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Broadband Access:

                DSL modem & wireless router...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                wireless router & DLS moden...moreless

              • Telephone:

                (3) plus answering machine...moreless

              • Free Long Distance

              Pool & Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

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

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

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

                      Activities

                      • Cinemas
                      • Cycling
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Golf
                      • Skiing
                      • Hunting
                      • Tennis
                      • Swimming
                      • Rafting
                      • Spelunking
                      • Kayaking
                      • Hot Air Ballooning
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Sledding
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Boating
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Shopping
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Antiquing
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Live Theater
                      • Restaurants
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Museums
                      • Fishing
                      • Hiking
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.2
                      from 16 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Leaf Season & Holidays
                      Sep 27 - Nov 9, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      $300
                      $1,815
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $283
                      $1,630

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      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: 08/21/2014
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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 - Thursday, August 21, 2014

                      $283 - $300 per night (USD)
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                      4 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 08/21/14
                      Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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