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Restore Yourself in the Quiet Mountains of Western N.C.

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Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Town House with Bedroom, full Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Home Again – finally! A quiet, easy get-away with exceptional short AND long-range views.  The mountains provide a sense of comfort and history--at least seven ridges are visible from the deck. Sunsets provided nightly. Home Again is a place to pause, to enjoy the soft breezes, to rest and relax. Unwind in the therapeutic hot tub with its jets and underwater lights--magical beneath the stars!  Sway in the hammock or kick back on the deck and gaze at the mountains. Walk or sit in the gardens --there are glorious flowers -- annuals and perennials, shrubs and hedges, colorful red maples, scarlet oaks, sweet gums and hickorys, colors almost beyond belief set in mountain stone rock work. You'll hear lots of different birds, may see wild turkeys and red tailed hawks, and will feel the nearly constant, gentle wind on your face. A solar-lighted path escorts you to your suite, which opens into nearly 1,000 sq.ft. of fully carpeted, upscale living space. The Queen size bed cradles you with a down comforter and Egyptian sheets; French doors separate your bedroom and living area. Enjoy the refrigerator, microwave, and coffee pot. The rich, full bath has soft, fluffy white towels and colorful beach towels for hot tub use. Home Again - a perfect vacation retreat offering a truly beautiful experience. Home Again is waiting for you. Downtown Asheville and Biltmore Estate are only minutes away, as are I-40, I-240, the Blue Ridge Parkway. Home Again is also minutes away from the Veteran's Hospital and the Mission Hospitals. Come Home...

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Jeannie Murtagh
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, italian, dutch, swedish, danish, norwegian, finnish
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Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
December 15, 2016

About Jeannie Murtagh

There are both short and long range views of the mountains and the suite is surrounded by woods and a pasture. It is so private and peaceful. Since the suite, hot tub, and deck face west, visitors enjoy the slow sunset over the mountains every night. And at night, you can hear the owls talking to each other.

Jeannie Murtagh purchased this townhome in 2004

Why Jeannie Murtagh chose Blue Ridge Mountains

I feel so nurtured being in the mountains and it is beautiful beyond words. It's experiential! There is nature everywhere, a cow pasture on the ridge (no cows right now), trees, woods, gardens, expansive views of the mountains. Sometimes the wind whistles and trees make their rubbing noises!

What makes this townhome unique

The incredible serenity and peace while sitting in the gardens and looking out at the mountains. It soothes my soul. And it's close to everything.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(50 traveler reviews)

Restore Yourself in the Quiet Mountains of Western N.C.
average rating of 4.9 based on 50 reviews

Gorgeous location!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I came here for our honeymoon, and it was beautiful! The location was conveniently close to everything, but you still feel really secluded. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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What a view

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't have been more pleased with our stay. Waking up to that view every morning makes you never want to leave. Comfortable bed and nice relaxing hot tub. It does not get much better, thank you for everything. I hope we can stay again in the future.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Rental

  • 5 of 5

Close to Asheville, beautiful view and friendly hosts. Perfect for a couple.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property with an amazing view, awesome hot tub and just enough of everything you need!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect ammeneties, beautiful views, super easy access to Asheville and a really sweet property owner!!

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peace and Quiet with an Spectacular View

  • 4 of 5

Jeannie, the host, is warm and friendly with a great sense of humor. Her property is the large bottom floor of a hillside townhouse with its own deck and patio. A full size hot tub is just outside the door. Everything was clean and the bed was pretty comfortable, the chairs in the living room area a bit less so. Kitchenette in the bedroom consists of coffeemaker, microwave and mini fridge, no sink, range or grill, laundry off the bedroom, bathroom a short walk down the hall. Rock stairs from the driveway leading down to the unit are a bit dicey at night but OK with a flash, there is a railing. It's peaceful and quiet with a great view of the wooded mountains. Very convenient to Asheville, 15 or less minutes to downtown. I'd stay there again but probably not in the winter because it's a rather steep twisty drive up to to the property.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quaint with great views

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place for a weekend getaway! She seriously has everything you could possibly need readily available. The unit was the perfect size and the hot tub was great! It is in the perfect location as well. You can see the mountains and you're only a 15 minute drive to Asheville.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I 204 and I 40
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles

Not only is Mt. Mitchell nearby, and Biltmore House, Home Away is just down the street from the Veteran's Hospital and minutes away from Mission Hospitals, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Swannanoa and Black Mountain. Come be wrapped in the mountains.


Rates & Availability

Swannanoa Townhome Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

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Cleaning $30

Come to the mountains and restore yourself at Home Again. Deck and hot tub are private

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Swannanoa Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Bed (1) Luxurious queen bed with down comforter and Egyptian cotton sheets, over-bed lighting, remote control tv from bed
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Please see photos. In addition to the queen bed, suite has table and chairs. The great room is furnished and is a great place for writers, readers, thinkers, or for those wanting a quiet,a comfortable place to return to after a day out hiking, touring, shopping, etc. You can check in at 3:00 pm and don't have to check out until 11:00am. Now, that's luxurious!!

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