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Breathtaking Views of 7 Mountain Ranges - Close to Asheville

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Last updated: 05/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Mountain Home, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, Finished Basement, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

PLEASE CONTACT US USING THE "Send email" BUTTON TO THE RIGHT or CALL US : 770-855-4412. We will be happy to ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS and BOOK YOUR RESERVATION! WE ARE REPUTABLE OWNERS WITH DOZENS OF 5 STAR REVIEWS (Please read our reviews!) OFFERING YOU THE BEST SERVICE AND VALUE.

Welcome to Mountain Laurel Lookout. You will think you are standing on top of the world when you stay with us.

You can watch the sunrise from the front porch and at the end of the day, watch it set from the back porch as you swing in our very own ski lift chair. Gaze out over the 7 mountain ranges and view Mount Mitchell, Grandfather Mountain, The Blueridge Parkway and the magical glow of the little town lights as dusk settles in for the evening. This magnificent Log Home is furnished with facilities insuring your stay to be not only comfortable but also memorable.

This home has 2000 square feet of living space with views from every window plus a full daylight basement with game room. We have three Bedrooms with the Master Bedroom on the main level, an elegant Guest bedroom with an amazing view plus a very cool kids bedroom with 2 sets of bunks. There is no waiting with three and a half, top of the line Baths.

Spend some time in the loft area enjoying the tranquil scenery or head down to the basement game room for a round of air hockey, ping-pong or foosball. There are Washer and Dryer accommodations on site so you’re good to go if you need a quick load of fresh clothes.

We are only 10 minutes off of I-40, just East of Asheville. Black Mountain is about 15 to 20 minutes away with a brand new, huge Ingles so you can pick up anything you need. There is a Gas grill on the sundeck and a fully appointed Kitchen complete with granite, solid surface counter tops and stainless steel appliances for preparing any size meal.

When you stay with us you have an incredible location vantage point. You can easily get to the Biltmore House, Downtown Asheville, Lake Lure, Chimney Rock, Lake James, Linville Caverns, Snow skiing at Boone, Flat Rock Playhouse, Whitewater rafting, Trout fishing, Hiking, Zip-lining, Horse back riding... which are some great ideas for day trips.

Please click on the VIDEO tab to get a better idea what we are all about.

We almost named this incredible place Scenic Overlook because that’s what it feels like when you're there.

We know that we are very blessed to own this magical, unique place and we hope you enjoy your stay as much as we do when we are lucky enough to visit. Please send us an email so we can book your vacation today!


Keywords: Log Cabin, Views, Private, beauty, Mt. Mitchell, Lake Lure, sunsets, vistas, waterfall, Easy drive to Asheville, stargazing, wildlife, mountain top, WiFi
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Owner

Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/27/2017

Property Type

  • Cabin

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    No Bachelor/Bachelorette parties....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Master Bedroom : 1 queen

    With private tiled bathroom, 2 vanities, walk-in closet....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Upstairs, vaulted ceiling, brass bed with spectacular view....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 bunk bed

    Sleeps 4. Beautiful vaulted ceiling. Great for the kids!...moreless

  • Loft: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Loft library with amazing view....moreless

  • THE MASTER BEDROOM SUITE IS LOCATED ON THE MAIN LEVEL AND HAS A BEAUTIFUL QUEEN SIZED ANTIQUED IRON BED. THE UPSTAIRS GUEST FEATURES A QUEEN SIZED CANNON BALL BRASS BED. THERE ARE 2 SETS OF MATCHING OAK BUNK BEDS IN THE SECOND UPSTAIRS BEDROOM. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Tiled shower and floor, Double vanity, walk-in closet...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Located upstairs...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Located downstairs off Game Room...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    Located on main floor ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Finished room with futon, flat screen TV w/ HDMI connect, Full Bath & game tables in Full Daylight basement. Double Basketball game unit. NEW: Sep. Heating and Air conditioning for comfort....moreless

  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (2) DISH NETWORK...moreless

  • Television:

    (2) TV IN GREAT ROOM AND LARGE FLAT SCREEN TV W/ HDMI cable in GAME Room, CAN VIEW SEPARATE CHANNELS....moreless

  • Video Library:

    SPEAKER SYSTEM ipod READY....moreless

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    MAGNIFICENT PANORAMIC VIEWS OF BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS TO THE NORTH AND WEST AS WELL AS VIEWS TO THE SOUTHERN HORIZON....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    CENTRAL HEAT & AIR, DUAL ZONED....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Laundry room has stack Washer and Dryer unit....moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central Gas Heat...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Vaulted Great Room with wood burning fireplace, leather sofa and love seat....moreless

  • Parking:

    PLENTY OF LEVEL PARKING - ROOM FOR SEVERAL VEHICLES - NO STAIRCASE TO CLIMB!...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry room has stack Washer and Dryer unit....moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Firewood provided...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Mr. Coffee, 12 cup. filters provided...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    GOURMET KITCHEN COMPLETE WITH SMALL APPLIANCES....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Stoneware and flatware...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    GRANITE ISLAND MAKES IT EASY TO PREPARE AND SERVE THE MEAL....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    PICNIC TABLE LOCATED ON BACK COVERED PORCH IS A PERFECT PLACE TO EAT AND ENJOY THE VIEW....moreless

  • Golf:

    Nearby 9 hole golf course in Old Fort....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane Gas tank and spare provided....moreless

 

Reviews

5
from 56 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
In-Season 2017
Apr 1 - Jan 1, 2018
2 night min stay
$235
$1,550
July 4th Weekend
Jul 1 - Jul 3, 2017
3 night min stay

$780
flat fee
Labor Day Holiday
Sep 1 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay

$780
flat fee
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 22 - Nov 24, 2017
3 night min stay

$780
flat fee
Christmas Holiday
Dec 22 - Dec 25, 2017
4 night min stay

$1,040
flat fee
New Year's Eve
Dec 30 - Dec 31, 2017
2 night min stay

$520
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$235
$1,550

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Maid Fee $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 6.75%

Notes:

There is an additional $25.00 per night required during major holidays.

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Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

36 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Regional Airport, Fletcher, NC 28732
7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Old Fort Golf Course
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-40
60 Miles
Nearest Ski
Cataloochee, Wolf Ridge, Sugar

Car: Necessary

GATEWAY MOUNTAIN IS A GATED COMMUNITY WITH AMENITIES WHICH INCLUDE WATERFALLS, PICNIC AREA, HIKING TRAILS, AND FISHING PONDS.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

Why the Owner Chose Old Fort, NC, USA:
We chose this mountain location to build our cabin because of so many reasons! It has the amazing views, no highway noise, Verizon works, it doesn't get too much snow and it has easy access to I-40 to Asheville. We, together with our good friends the Morgan's, bought the top of our mountain ridge . We have over 27 acres between us with only our two homes.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/27/2017

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Photos

  • Just Amazing

    Just Amazing

  • Your very own chairlift swing

    Your very own chairlift swing

  • Welcome to our cabin!

    Welcome to our cabin!

  • Dining w/ a view

    Dining w/ a view

  • Laundry room and half bath.

    Laundry room and half bath.

  • Full bath located upstairs.

    Full bath located upstairs.

  • Sunset

    Sunset

  • Loft library with pull out sofa.

    Loft library with pull out sofa.

  • Picnic with a view.

    Picnic with a view.

  • The third full bath is located downstairs off of the game room.

    The third full bath is located downstairs off of the game room.

  • Standing Rock Waterfall located here in the Gateway Mountain community

    Standing Rock Waterfall located here in the Gateway Mountain community

  • You can see for miles

    You can see for miles

  • Well appointed Kitchen

    Well appointed Kitchen

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Two sets of Bunk beds for the kids!

    Two sets of Bunk beds for the kids!

  • Guest room with vaulted ceiling and a fabulous view.

    Guest room with vaulted ceiling and a fabulous view.

  • Clouds in the Valley

    Clouds in the Valley

  • Relax and enjoy the view in our adirondack chairs.

    Relax and enjoy the view in our adirondack chairs.

  • Beautiful blue sky.

    Beautiful blue sky.

  • Fun time! Finished rec. room features: Flat screen TV and game tables!

    Fun time! Finished rec. room features: Flat screen TV and game tables!

  • Located in the beautiful Gateway Mountain Community.

    Located in the beautiful Gateway Mountain Community.

VRBO #230650

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Monday, May 29, 2017

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