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Family-Friendly 5 Acre Mountain Getaway/ ski lodge

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

close proximity to Beech and Sugar Mountain!

Our family's mountain getaway is located 4000 feet up Big Haw Mountain in Avery County, NC. We look forward to your family enjoying it too!! Located within a half an hour of Beech Mountain, Grandfather Mountain, Sugar Mountain, Roan Mountain and Linville Falls, this beautiful two-story round house has plenty of room for the whole family (easily sleeps 10) to relax and enjoy a peaceful mountain retreat. You can enjoy exploring in the woods, the stream, foraging for fruits and berries (we have grapes, apples, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, peaches) or just sitting on the upper or lower decks that surround the 1,950 sq ft house to listen to the stream and watch the birds. If you venture out to the surrounding areas to explore, there are many beautiful parks, great restaurants, a lovely library, and anything you could need for your stay within minutes down the mountain.

A master bedroom upstairs boasts a rustic, custom log queen bed, tv, and beautiful master bathroom with luxurious double shower and Jacuzzi tub. There are three twin beds in the other sleeping area upstairs, as well as fold out memory foam mattresses for guests who would rather snuggle down elsewhere. (or little ones who would rather be near Mom and Dad). The downstairs is appointed with Chinese Oak floors, custom rustic dining room table, coffee table and bench, leather couch and oversized recliner, large tv, and a large kitchen to prepare your gourmet vacation meals!

We are still working on more amenities, but for now, it is a perfectly wonderful get away. Please contact us if you have any questions about our home away from home.

More Details

Jeff and Laura Boronski
Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 15, 2018

About Jeff and Laura Boronski

Hello! We are a family of 10 (our oldest wasn't with us for this picture) who love spending time up in the mountains. After years of looking and many rentals all over NC, we finally found our own place. We hope you will enjoy it as much as we do.

Jeff and Laura Boronski purchased this house in 2016

Why Jeff and Laura Boronski chose Newland

This property has everything we were looking for: Seclusion without being too far from adventures, a stream running through the property, wooded areas, flowers, places to grow things, and a peaceful place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the world.

What makes this house unique

Our property is the best of both mountain worlds. We are at 4,000 feet, but have a large beautiful yard to play in and explore without falling down the side of a mountain.


Newland House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Our home is in a quiet, private neighborhood. Our renters must respect how sounds carry in the mountains and keep noise down in the evening
  • Please respect our home and take care it as you would your own. If something breaks, please let us know so we can make necessary repairs.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


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Family-Friendly 5 Acre Mountain Getaway/ ski lodge
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
Columbia, Tennessee

Peaceful mountain getaway

  • 5 of 5

We really loved our stay at the Round House. The kids had fun exploring the property and picking berries. The house is well equipped and comfortable. I really enjoyed the large open kitchen, the jacuzzi tub, and the comfortable beds. I wish we had stayed longer!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We’re so glad you enjoyed your stay! You are welcome anytime Laura
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Great place!!!

  • 5 of 5

The Round House was a beautiful place to stay. Great communication with Sharon when I had some questions. House has just about everything you could want. Lots of space and lots of decks. Living room and kitchen are huge with lots of room for everyone. Stayed 2 nights to attend Grandfather Mountain Highlands Festival which I recommend!! The grounds around house had two creeks flowing and sounded very peaceful at night.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I’m so glad you enjoyed it! You’re welcome any time Laura
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Perfect Mountain Home

  • 5 of 5

The house is more beautiful in person. The care and the quality that they have put into this home is very special. As someone in my group said- it's the closest thing to being in a tree house (in a great way). There was plenty of space for everyone. The owner's took care of all the little details. The property was pretty. We got to see the stars at night and watch the firefly show with the music of the streams. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review our property! We are so happy you enjoyed our getaway :) You’re welcome any time. Laura and Jeff
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Comfortable, clean

  • 5 of 5

The house was comfortable and clean, nice layout

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prosperity, SC

Clean and inviting home!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at this cabin for two nights. There were 4 adults and 4 children. We all had plenty of room and the house was great. The yard looked so fun for the kids, but it was raining. We hope to have a sunny trip here in the future so they can explore! Thankfully, there were games and movies for the kids. The house was very clean and inviting. The owners were very kind and helpfull as well. The only reason I gave it 4 stars was for the very firm mattresses. If you are used to that, you will sleep great and have an amazing time. I did love that there were plenty of options for sleeping, including some fold out mattresses. We would definitely recommend this home for a get away.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location for quiet getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed at the 'Round House' for a few nights during October. The house had plenty of room for 4 adults and 2 children. Very quiet neighborhood that was just far enough away from civilization, but still close enough to get to restaurants/stores as needed, to create a really relaxing atmosphere. The owners were very quick to respond to our texts as needed. If you like to stay at unique locations for reasonable costs, this is an excellent choice! The house is well maintained; some minor cosmetic updates would be good, but nothing that detracts from the overall charm. We loved the wrap around porches on both levels - awesome view from the 2nd floor porch. We wish we could have stayed more than 3 days!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Plenty of places to go gem mining in our area!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $70
Property Damage Protection $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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