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The Lodge at Ivy Acres

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-10)

"The Lodge at Ivy Acres is the best find of 2010! What you get

for the money spent is priceless" Melonie W. Chatanooga, TN

Whether you are looking for a romantic weekend for 2 or a place for the whole family to gather, The Lodge at Ivy Acres is a great choice! You can really stretch out in this 3000 square foot vacation rental home which boasts an open floor plan, vaulted ceilings and windows with views. The wrap around front porch is a great place to sip morning coffee and watch the sun rise. The roofed back deck protects you from the rain or sun while still enjoying the fresh country air.

Like to soak away your stress? You'll relax in a 6 person hot tub in the cedar & marble master bathroom. Like to watch the game or a movie? You'll enjoy our 52" screen TV with full cable package, DVD and DVR. Like to cook? You'll love the large kitchen complete with pots, pans and dishwasher. The tastefully decorated master bedroom on the first floor has a comfy king-sized bed. Upstairs is the loft which overloooks the livingroom below. It has a futon couch which opens into a double bed. There are also two private bedrooms upstairs each with comfortable queen beds. All linens are provided.

After unpacking take a walk to our private picnic shelter on the Saluda River or explore nature up close on our miles of wooded walking trails. Wet a hook. Make a campfire and roast some marshmallows. Explore Downtown Greenville or the many smaller towns in the area which offer historic sites, antiques, boutiques, great food and ice cream. There are so many choices!

Call today to reserve your piece of serenity and make memories that will last a lieftime!

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
December 2, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

This is a little piece of heaven!!
May 2008
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Greenville Spartanburg - GSP

Amenities

Piedmont House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1) Located in master bedroom on 1st floor., Queen size Beds (2) Each of the upstairs bedrooms have a queensized bed., Sleep Sofa or Futons (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
Notes:
Located on 80 acres of pasture and wooded private property. You can enjoy a walk to the Saluda River, over a mile of hiking trails in the woods, fishing or campfire all on our private property.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

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The Lodge at Ivy Acres
average rating of 4.7391305 based on 25 reviews
3

Pretty property, nice lodge, but not exceptional

  • 3 of 5

To preface, I only rate 5 stars for homes that go way above and beyond with personal touches - welcome baskets/folders, toiletries provided, etc. This property was clean and stocked with cooking seasonings, all kitchen and linen needs, K-CUPS(!!!), but it didn't feel really personalized which is totally fine! Just not 5 star for my own personal criteria.

First, the pros:

- Very nice property. Acres upon acres of land and trails and ponds to explore and play in.

- Lodge was clean and nice, adequately stocked for our needs.

- Quiet and peaceful views.

- Very close to stores we needed, and only 10 minutes from downtown Greenville.

- Chuck, the owner, was friendly and available as-needed.

And the cons:

- We did run into a few bugs (though I half expect that in the country in a lodge)

- We decided on this property over another because it had a great looking hot tub...but it really could have been cleaned prior to our arrival and we didn't use it from it's condition and bugs there, too, unfortunately

- Didn't know it was in an RV park, but admittedly I could have missed that while scanning for a home

- The reason I bumped down from 4 to 3 stars: first night there, between 9-10pm, the entire back of the lodge we'd rented smelled very strongly of marijuana. This means the master suite at the back of the house, where my husband and I and OUR TWO INFANT/TODDLER GIRLS were sleeping. Not happy about that (didn't happen after that first night) as I have to assume it was the permanent resident that shares the downstairs of the house and/or their guests based on the far-off location of the rest of the RVs and campers.

Overall, my family had a great time in the area, and are appreciative of the stay! Definitely a better option for a bigger family than we have, and based on our own personal wants, we would choose a different place to stay next time we visit Greenville. Nice still though, and many thanks for hosting us :)

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Enjoyed Our of this Nice Place

  • 5 of 5

Enjoy our stay, Roomy, Clean and Friendly. Would stay here again. Staff was very helpful. Great for families.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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5

Great Family Weekend

  • 5 of 5

My family had a great Thanksgiving weekend at Ivy Acres! The house was comfortable and spacious and well equipped for the 8 of us--6 adults and 2 children. There was ample kitchen equipment to cook Thanksgiving dinner, and the laundry room was a real boon with 2 kids in tow. The bedrooms were pleasant, and the children had their own space which they loved--an enclosed upstairs porch area furnished with twin beds. That room was not listed on the website as a bedroom because it has no heat or AC, but the weather was perfect so the extra room was very comfortable. The large living/dining/kitchen area made it possible to watch TV, play games, and tend to meals. The house was clean and uncluttered. The children played outside, shot basketball goals, fished in the river, and walked in the woods. Ivy, the owner's daughter, lives downstairs and was most accommodating and gracious. We could not have asked for a better host or a better location for our family holiday weekend.

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Port Elgin ontario Canada
5

God's little acres

  • 5 of 5

What more can I add that hasn't already been noted? A true paradise located not too far from Greenville & at the same time offers peace & tranquility. Everything the owners promised came true. Our Grand daughter who lives nearby visited along with her parents from Florida. We stayed for a whole week & didn't want to go home as it was so nice there! Hopefully we can return (from Canada) in the not too distant future.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Truly a home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

ABSOLUTELY LOVED THIS HOME!! We originally booked our stay for 6 nights and ended up requesting to stay an additional night because we didn't want to leave. Immediately I felt at home and had EVERYTHING we needed to enjoy our vacation! Chuck was an excellent host and was there for any questions we had. My 2 daughters (3 & 5) stayed in the "princess room" (the purple & Yellow room) and didn't want to leave. The entire house was so spacious, clean, and welcoming. You really felt like you were home! I can't wait to book our next vacation and stay at the Lodge at Ivy Acres again!!

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
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5

Perfect for families, so peaceful and quiet

  • 5 of 5

Several of us traveled to the Greenville area to visit my daugher who is attending school there. The Lodge was perfect for us. It can sleep about 12 people comfortably, although we did not have that many people. The kitchen and living area is spacious and it made it easy for all of us to enjoy our time together. It was well stocked with starter supplies and linens. The owner's daughter was pleasant and helpful. We had two children under the age of 5 with us for a few days and they loved running in the open field and going for walks on the trail. While at the Lodge you can enjoy the peace and quiet and all of the natural beauty and just a short drive away is Downtown Greenville where you can enjoy all of the shops and restaurants. The Lodge at Ivy Acres is a perfect location. We hated to leave and look forward to going back

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

We accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover over the phone. 50% is due upon reservation with the other 50% due upon check in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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