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Creekfront Contemporary Loft Cottage Sleeps 3

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Relaxing, open floor plan cottage sitting on a small creek.This location is a great place for bikers, runners and hikers as the Moses Cone trails are just down the road. The house has lots of glass and is nestled in some trees. It is passive solar but does have a gas monitor heating system ,an electric fireplace and a woodstove.It is very cool in the summer as it is surrounded by trees. Sun warms this cottage in the winter. Bird and wildlife watching is a great past time here with all the windows. Nice cozy comfortable furnishings and linens provided. The kitchen is fully equipped just bring your groceries.There is a small television with cable and a dvd and vcr for movies.This cottage is not fancy but nice and it has older appliances and a small tv. The cottage also has wifi..

The queen bed and a bathroom are located in the loft that is reached by a custom made wooden spiral staircase. The cottage is close to Trout Lake Bass Lake and Price Lake and wonderful trails off the Blue Ridge Parkway. It is 4 miles from Blowing Rock and 3 miles to Boone. Pets and children are welcome. I offer competitive rates.

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More Details

Owner
Sara
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2018

About Sara

I am a registered nurse and have a private practice in Healing Touch and Craniosacral Therapy. I was a Rehab Nurse for 10 years in the coal mines in 3 states. My first career was a social case worker. I also own a consignment business. I enjoy sharing this delightful cottage with my guests.

Sara purchased this house in 2007

Why Sara chose Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock and the High Country region is very beautiful. These are the oldest mountains in the world. There are lots of outdoor activities and friendly people. The cottage is centrally located near Boone and Blowing Rock.

What makes this house unique

It is great to hear the little creek that wraps around the cottage. Children enjoy playing in the creek. I am pet friendly. You can see lots of birds, chipmunk, deer and raccoon from the cottage. It is cozy and relaxing and I try to be flexible with my guests and their needs.

Amenities

Blowing Rock House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 3
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • Wash and dry dishes and put them up. Put furniture back in original position. Put dirty laundry by washing machine. Leave heat on low in winter.
  • Upon arrival check out property.If not satisfied contact me immediately for a refund.
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1) pull out sofa futon couch, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

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Creekfront Contemporary Loft Cottage Sleeps 3
average rating of 4.487805 based on 41 reviews
5

Perfect Couple's Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Adorable cabin! Just right for a couple- make sure you don't have height issues; the only bed is in a loft the top of a spiral staircase. We had everything we needed, plenty of towels and blankets- we stayed on a bitter cold and snowy long weekend, and the cabin was warm and cozy. Sara even had supplies to help out with the icy driveway! You can spend hours just staring out at the birds and other wildlife that come by. Great walking and running trails just a couple miles away for those who want to get moving. Perfectly situated between Boone and Blowing Rock so you have everything you need if you must leave. We can't wait to stay again!

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Charming woodland cottage

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the cottage, which had large windows to view the nature around us. We found the kitchen accommodating. The location was very convenient to walking trails and Blowing Rock, and it was great to have our dog with us. Our only reservation is that we found the mattress in the loft uncomfortable for ourselves.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Peaceful location in the woods

  • 4 of 5

It is good for a short stay such as 2 nights. It was quite warm and made for some uncomfortable sleeping. Prpobably better in other seasons,

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was overall secluded, yet convenient to attractions. However it was not a comfortable place.

  • 1 of 5

This particular cottage had a very damp feeling. It smelled like a basement. I understood that there was no air conditioning, which does not concern me in Blowing Rock.However, the dampness of this house at least needed dehumidifiers going full time. It has taught me to ask more questions - What level is the bathroom on? Are pets allowed? What is the size of your tv screen? and so on.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Apparently you did not read the listing .It states small tv and bathroom upstairs.Also I ask renters to review the property on arrival and if unhappy contact me immediately for a refund instead of staying and leaving snarky reviews.I give you a 0 as a guest.
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5

Great little rustic cabin in the woods.

  • 5 of 5

Sweet little cabin. The earlier reviews are accurate. Convenient to Boone, Blowing Rock, the Parkway, and yet you can feel away from it all. Good value. We enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Close to town and nature

  • 5 of 5

Perfectly situated little cabin in the woods. My family had a great time. Despite all the rain, we still got out and hiked a bit. Close to Linville cavern/ falls. Really close to all the local trails. Loved that stores were close by to grab the few things we forgot to pack. All linens were provided. Bed was comfortable. The little brook was delightful. My kids loved watching the birds and chipmunks as much as our dog did.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so pleased you and your family enjoyed the cottage.
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Map

Located next to a zip line, hiking and the Blue Ridge Parkway

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $10

The rental deposit is non refundable. I do my own booking.


I do NOT charge a cleaning fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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