Dogwood I is an elegant, spacious, non-smoking, get-away for two to a family- friendly chalet townhome. We offer the best views in our village overlooking dramatic breathtaking endless mountain ranges. This setting is a beautiful retreat location for your vacation needs.
The newly renovated two-level, 1,800 sq ft, three bedroom, two full-bath home, provides everything you need to enjoy a relaxing stay. You will find we are committed to being one of the best values in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Our goal is happy repeat customers. Stay three nights to three months!
Two master suites with plush king beds, a third bedroom with two twins, and a family room with a twin sleeper sofa provides plenty of privacy. There is a ramped entryway for easy access to the front door.
Beautifully appointed with luxurious linens, fully equipped kitchen for all cooking needs, full size washer and dryer, gas grill, fireplace, large deck with amazing views for sunrise mornings and romantic sunset evenings, walk-out downstairs patio, and plenty of hummingbirds to watch!
Central air conditioning and heat, full cable, free wifi and Internet, free long distance phone, and DVD players with video library. Large screen TV in living room and a TV in every room. Many little “extras” are provided: a cooler and folding canvas chairs for picnics, pool towels, crock pot, waffle maker, pack n’ play crib, highchair, stroller, and tableware for the kids, all provided for the convenience of traveling families - everything you need!
This amazing chalet townhome is located in a micro-climate that does not require air-conditioning (although it has both central AC and heat), and has a connection to a very special environment that includes deer, bear, songbirds, and a variety of other creatures and foliage. Located in Gold Crown Rated Alpine Village Resort nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains only three miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, this rental offers tranquil, secluded surroundings with spectacular mountain views at 3,250 feet in elevation in an aura of warm hospitality. The spacious and inviting clubhouse is open 24/7 while the heated swimming pool is open between Memorial Day and Labor Day. A large gas fire pit overlooks stunning mountain vistas .There are outstanding views from your upper private deck and lower level patio. It is steps away to the edge of the Pisgah National Forest where the trailhead to Mt. Mitchell and other interconnecting trails provide a hiker’s paradise. 288 miles of the Appalachian Trail are calling the adventurer. Great trout fishing within a mile, famous Mt. Mitchell Golf course is within 2 miles, and several national and state parks are nearby offering hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails throughout the mountains.
Our local area is filled with a wide range of opportunities of mountain life. From craft fairs and local craft shops, clogging and local bluegrass, to hiking, white water rafting, tubing, and golf, there is fun for all ages!
The Mt. Mitchell hiking trail head starts just 100 ft. from the chalet and goes to the top of Mt. Mitchell a 3400 ft elevation change. In the living room you will find a binder with information about many of the local area attractions, state parks, restaurants etc.
Look at all of the opportunities that await you:
Parkway Playhouse Burnsville - Wonderful full scale productions.
The Historic Orchard at Altapass - Live bands play at the Orchard from May through October. We also offer special performances by professional clogging groups, yodelers, and even a world-champion whistler.. Family fun hayrides, apple picking, lunch grille, local crafts, homemade fudge, unique gifts Holiday BBQ’s, famous apple pie and ice cream counter, and more! Check out our Events Calendar for the latest schedule
Carolina Hemlocks Recreation Park - operated by Pisgah National Forest, hiking trails, terrific swimming hole in summer, RV and tent camping, tubing in the river, great trout fishing in the South Toe River.
Mount Mitchell Golf Course - Rated 4 1/2 stars by Golf Digest one of the best public courses in the mountains, centered on the South Toe River which comes into play on almost every fairway on the back nine. Stunning views of Mount Mitchell and a full snack bar and restaurant.
Black Mountain Campground - within the Pisgah National Forest and along the South Toe River watershed on Mount Mitchell's eastern slope. Hunting, Fishing, waterfalls, hiking trails, RV dump station, RV and tent camping.
Setrock Waterfalls - located at Black Mountain Campground, about 1/2 mile easy hike, cascading waterfall of over one hundred feet with a fun swimming hole.
Little Switzerland Inn and Village -- quaint shops, great restaurants. Open April to December.
Roaring Fork Waterfall – very close by and only 1/2 mile easy walk, one of the most spectacular falls in the area, and a real hidden gem. It is a 1/2 mile hike up a forest road, nearly level hike.
Burnsville and its quaint old town square. Old time festivals, the annual Mount Mitchell Craft Fair in August, and seasonal activities bring the town folks and visitors together. Grocery stores, local breweries, CVS, movie theater, pizza, fast food, local eateries, auto repair, gas, hardware, beauty salons, ABC Liquor, antiques, and churches all welcome you with a variety of services.
Spruce Pine an old railroad two level town. Wander the “upper” and “lower” levels of this quaint town filled with shops, restaurants, antiques, drive-in diner, and craft brewery pizza shop. Local Gem Mining and gem shops. Grocery, gas, CVS, Super Walmart, beauty salons, ABC Liquor, car care centers, fast food, fine dining, golf, medical services, hospital, and many services are available.
Penland School of Crafts - fondly called the 'Julliard' of craft arts. It’s located between Burnsville and Spruce Pine, and draws many artists to the area. We may have the largest concentration of craft artists in the Eastern US.
Mount Mitchell State Park - and home of four of the top ten mountain peaks in the US, including Mount Mitchell which is the highest peak East of the Rockies. Fantastic restaurant at the top serving their famous rainbow trout and chili.
Lynnville Falls, Caverns, and Gorge - a popular tourist destination. The third largest wilderness area in NC, and is the deepest and one of the most rugged and scenic gorges in the eastern US.
Crabtree Falls – on the Blue Ridge Parkway. A 2.7 mile loop (or 0.9 route from parking lot) provides views of this stunning falls.
Dellingers Grist Mill – established in 1867 – the mill has the distinction of being the last water-powered/stone ground grist mill of its kind left in NC. Still family-owned, the fourth generation currently grinds mountain-grown local corn into cornmeal, grits, and polenta. Annual music concert in August is a tradition on site filled with family fun.
Roan Mountain State Park - popular for its hundreds of acres of bald mountain covered in Rhododendrons. Home to the annual rhododendron festival in June.
Lake Lure - a wonderful mountain lake. Marina with boats for rent. Great golf too!
Chimney Rock State park- a natural wonder and superb Appalachian views.A family friendly adventure with true natural beauty. Views and trails combining your two favorite things.
Asheville - One of the 'happiest' towns in America.
The Biltmore Estate – America’s Largest Home. Historic gardens. Breathtaking views. 8,000 – Acre Estate. Antler Village and Winery. Delicious Dining. Chihuly at Biltmore in 2018 is not to be missed!
Bristol, TN – Bristol Motor Speedway and NASCAR Racing – just two hours north! Birthplace of Country Music Museum. Bristol Pirates professional baseball.
Mars Hill, NC – white water rafting and ziplining on the French Broad River. The Southern Appalachian Reperatory Theatre. Wolf Ridge Ski Resort.
Banner Elk – Grandfather Mountain State Park, Vineyard & Winery, Wooly Worm Festival, Nolichucky River white water rafting and tubing, local craft breweries, trout farm, and horseback riding.
Old Fort, NC – Catawba Falls, a series of waterfalls and swimming holes, Andrews Geyser, and local music venues.
Marion, NC – 30 minutes south on Route 80. Large city with hospital, shopping, many grocery stores, full services, restaurants (local and chains), best fried chicken at Todd’s Famous Golden Fried Chicken, ABC Liquor, large box stores, dry cleaners, car care, easy access to Interstate 40.
Boone & Blowing Rock, NC – Tweetsie Railroad, Moses H. Cone Memorial Park Country Estate, golf, Foggy Mountain Gem Mine, Kayaking & Canoeing, local craft breweries, the Greenway Trail, Hickory Living History Museum, Daniel Boone Gardens, ATV Outdoor adventures, “Horn in the West” outdoor drama centered around frontiersman Daniel Boone, Daniel Boone Inn best in home-style southern comfort food.
Golf, Golf, Golf- Golf in our Mountains – Elevate your game:
Spruce Pine -Grassy Creek Golf Course provides an 18 hole championship golf course for all levels of golfers.
Mount Mitchell Golf Club
Boone Golf Club
Linville Golf Club
Maggie Valley Club & Resort
The Omni Grove Park Inn
Rumbling Bald Resort at Lake Lure
Black Mountain Golf Club
Reems Creek Golf Course Weaverville
Marion Lake Club
Sugar Mountain Golf Club
Wolf Laurel Country Club
This vacation home is located directly on a steep mountain ridge and there are hazards relative to staying in a mountain property. By the very booking of this listing, you acknowledge and agree to hold harmless the property owner, property representative or property owner's heirs in perpetuity from the result of any injury, death or incident of any kind by any fault, act or behavior of person or persons and guests thereof lodging or non-guest(s) at this property as a result of this offering or not a result of this offering, including but not limited to acts of God and or nature.
We know you will fall in love with our unique mountain home!