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Recent Blue Ridge Mountains reviews

  • BEAUTIFUL PIECE OF HEAVEN

    "This was the best cabin we have ever stayed in. Just what we needed for a quiet, peaceful 13 yr anniversary getaway. Love the small convienent way it was layed out and the sounds of the creek when in the hottub. Close to Boone, West Jefferson great for a drive for shopping or eating out."
    Guest: momof2girls Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: May 5, 2014
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  • The view from the hot tub is worth the trip!

    "This getaway was exactly what we were looking for. In fact, we spent half our visit in the hot tub, day dreaming about owning a place like this. The view is unforgettable! This newer construction cabin lends to nicer amenities and the layout of the cabin is great. Sizable kitchen with nice appliances and stocked cookware. We will certainly be returning!"
    Guest: Brandon B. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 24, 2015
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  • Great house, stunning views, wonderful experience

    "We had a party of 12 and had a really great time during our stay. Like everyone else says, the views are amazing. It really doesn't get much better. But even the house was pretty spectacular as well. Everything was clean, everything worked, it was well equipped with everything you would need for an extended stay. It's very close to Chimney Rock and Lake Lure. Even Asheville is an easy 30 minute ride. Working out all the details such as arranging payment, getting the keys, etc. was a piece of cake. The owners are very professional and easy to work with. I would highly recommend this cabin to anyone wanting a great mountain vacation."
    Guest: Robert Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 26, 2014
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  • Sanctuary

    "Sanctuary is the best word to describe this cabin, it is peaceful, it is quiet and it is memorable. I have rented cabins in all areas of the blue ridge mtns for over 20 years and have to say everything about this place is perfect for someone seeking the quintessential cabin in the woods. I live in a flat baron place called Florida and thank the owner of this little jewel for sharing it with my wife and I. We where fortunate enough to have booked the cabin during a snow event and I have to tell you if you are lucky enough to witness this from the front door window of the cabin it will be worth the entire stay. I highly recommend it for the bored Floridian, it is safe but gives you the feeling that you are the only one on the planet, it's easy to get to but don't forget that your in the mountains "dummy" and bring the snow chains (that's what my wife said to me) prepare yourself for a great memorable, beautiful, unique. experience, oh and did I tell you the cabin is absolutely flawless on the inside. country quilts. real fire place, beyond fully stocked. so, for the many hours of searching on VRBO, stop !you've found it."
    Guest: Son of sailer Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 10, 2015
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Blue Ridge Mountains Travel Tips

Named for the bluish color they exhibit from a distance, the Blue Ridge Mountains are a part of the Appalachians, and in North Carolina, they are certainly a sight to see. The area is ideal for an outdoor getaway complete with plenty of hiking, skiing, fishing, kayaking, biking and other exciting activities.

The Blue Ridge Mountains allow you to step back and take a deep breath full of crisp, mountain air. Tensions will ease and you can enjoy visiting local wineries to take a tour and sample their best reds and whites, check out fun events like music festivals, visit museums and galleries or feast on Southern homestyle cooking.

In the fall you can witness the stunning beauty as the leaves of the forests change to their brilliant shades of red, orange and yellow, or come in the winter when the snow begins to fall and creates a winter wonderland. In the spring and summer, temperatures warm up and the beautiful flowers begin to bloom once again.

Things to Do in Blue Ridge Mountains

- Blowing Rock: North Carolina’s oldest attraction is not one to be missed. Blowing Rock is a cliff 4,000 feet above sea level overhanging the Johns River Gorge that provides a wonderfully scenic experience with a waterfall, lush gardens and an observation deck where you can take in the sights. This spot is said to be a magical place where star-crossed lovers - a Cherokee brave and a Chickasaw maiden - fell in love, so bring your sweetie here and feel the sparks fly.

- Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site: Step back in time to experience The Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site, which preserves the residence of the famous American writer and poet. Connemara, the 264-acre farm, was purchased by Sandburg is 1945 when he sought out peace and solitude for his writing. Today, you can visit the farm to learn about the three-time Pulitzer Prize winner and his work. You can also see three remaining breeds of Mrs. Sandburg’s champion dairy goats that are cared for on the grounds. In addition to touring the home and farm, you can stroll down 5 miles of trails that cover the property, taking you past lakes, woods, pastures, flower and vegetable gardens and an apple orchard.

- Blue Ridge Parkway: Blue Ridge Parkway is one of America’s most visited national parks and offers an amazing drive down 469 miles that connect Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Shenandoah National Park. Blue Ridge Parkway delivers leafy green forests, towering mountain peaks and picturesque landscapes surrounding exciting hiking trails and picnic areas where you can stop and enjoy a quick meal.

- Apple Hill Orchard & Cider Mill: If you enjoy the tasty crunch of freshly picked apples, be sure to make a stop at Apple Hill Orchard & Cider Mill. Since 1930, this apple farm has been ripe for visitors to pick their favorite fruit after taking a wagon tour of the orchard. Sip some delicious homemade cider as you browse the country store for fruit butters, cheese, jam, fudge, preserves, apples and apple-themed gifts.

- The Biltmore Estate: Experience America’s largest home with a trip to The Biltmore Estate. This 250-room house (which looks more like a castle) features century-old gardens and looks out across Blue Ridge Mountains. Enjoy a variety of activities like horseback riding or rafting after stopping at the Antler Village and Winery for a free tasting. This massive home is still owned by one of the America's wealthiest families - the Vanderbilts, so you can bet there will be decadence at every turn. Enjoy a self-guided tour of the various rooms throughout the home or wander through the gardens, which were designed by esteemed landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted during the height of the Gilded Age.

- Colburn Earth Science Museum: Science lovers won’t want to miss out on the Colburn Earth Science Museum. The interactive exhibits include the Hall of Gems and Minerals, the history of Western North Carolina Mining and Weather, Climate and You. Children and parents alike will enjoy learning about the natural history of the area.

- Flat Rock Playhouse Theatre: During your trip to Blue Ridge Mountains, plan a fun night out to the Flat Rock Playhouse Theatre. For 57 years, the theatre has been delighting audiences with musicals, comedies and drama. Previous performances have included "Man of La Mancha," "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers", "Around the World in 80 Days" and many others.

Dining and Shopping in Blue Ridge Mountains

- Chimney Rock Park’s Old Rock Cafe: Enjoy a tasty meal indoors or dine al fresco on a deck overlooking the Rocky Broad River at this fine establishment. Choose from burgers, sandwiches, salads and daily specials for a delightful meal. In the cafe you can check out old photos, souvenirs and memorabilia, and on the weekends you have some fun listening to live music.

- The Folk Art Center Southern Highland Craft Guild: For something special to remember your trip to Blue Ridge Mountains by, check out the Southern Highland Craft Guild, where local craftspeople put on exhibitions, special events and demonstrations. Here, the Allanstand Craft Shop features work from more than 200 members of the guild, including crafts made from fiber, clay, wood, metal, paper, glass and natural materials.

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