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The Secluded Hideaway

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,016 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

If the next thing on your list is to slow down and smell the fresh mountain air then the 'Secluded Hideaway' is just what you are looking for. You will be able to sit on the large covered front porch (8'X36'), back deck (8'X36'), side deck (11'X44') and watch for birds, squirrels and deer and also roast marshmallows over the outdoor fire pit. This four bedroom and 2 bath cottage is perfect for large families and small alike. The New River is just .3 mi from the front door where you can swim and fish (Elk Shoals Camp across the wooden bridge). Within 7 miles there are restaurants (Boon Docks Pub, Blueridge Dinner Theatre, Pizza Hut, Bojangles, Hardee's, McDonalds, Subway, Domino's Pizza, Winners Circle, Smokey Mountain BBQ, Hillbilly Grill, Black Jacks, Genos, Shatley Springs Family Style Rest, Burger King, Wendy's and more) and shopping (Super Wal-Mart, Roses, Family Dollar Store, Dollar Tree, Cato's, Lowes, Food Lion, Ingles Grocery Store, Tractor Supply Company, numerous antique and craft shops and more). Other places of interest (Parkway Theater (6 mi) , roller skating rink (6 mi) , bowling alley (7 mi), New River Beach (.3 mi), Mt Jefferson State Park (6 mi), New River State Park (12 mi), Cheese Factory (6 mi), Church of the Frescoes (4 mi and 5 mi), Blue Ridge Parkway (4.5 mi), Boone NC (26 mi), Mast General Store (27 mi), Original Mast General Store (Valley Crucis 34 mi), Horn-in-the-West (Outdoor Drama Mid Jun-Mid Aug (26 mi), Tweetsie Railroad Amusement Park (Apr-Oct 30 mi), Blowing Rock (34 mi), Appalachian Ski Mtn (32 mi), Banner Elk and Linville Falls (50 mi), Linville Cravens (52 mi), Grandfather Mountain and Beech Mountain (55 mi) and free Blue Grass Music by local entertainers at the Phipps Old General Store (Lansing NC approx. 12 mi.) and Greenfields Camp Ground (beside Walmart). Our house has free Internet and free long distance phone calls. 'The Mountains Are God's Answer To The Searching Soul'.


More Details

Bill Wilkinson
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

I wish we had more time at your lovely, cozy cabin! It feels like home with everything we needed. It's so peaceful!! We loved sitting on the porch just listening to nature while we sipped coffee in the mornings and then just relaxing in the evenings. It's the simple things that you can really slow down and enjoy here at the cabin. We even saw some deer one day. We loved our hike on Mt. Jefferson and the stunning views, especially at sunset. We also drove along the Blue Ridge Parkway to see the Cascades Falls. And the people in town were so friendly. We are so thankful for our stay at your Secluded Hideaway! Thank you for all the fine hospitality and we hope to come back for longer one day!
Sep 2016
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West Jefferson House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2016 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
  • Queen size Beds (3), Full Bed(1), Trundle Bed in Den (1)
  • Air Hockey
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair accessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing


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The Secluded Hideaway
average rating of 4.918919 based on 133 reviews

Comfortable, clean, relaxing and secure

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay! Very roomy and open, comfortable furniture and lots of sitting areas. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay for the long weekend. Owners are very kind and friendly and quick to respond. Thanks for sharing your house!!

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Crawfordville, Florida

Great place to stay and relax.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the house. It was very spacious and quiet. Bobby was very helpful when we first got there and answered all of our questions. It is a nice place to stay and is only a 45 to 50 minute drive to skiing and tubing during the snow months. There is a creek across the road from it for water tubing and kayaking for the summer months. Loved it. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely beautiful cabin and surroundings

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful week, the cabin is decorated so nice with the bears and everything else it really makes you feel warm and welcome. We visited in dec and when we arrived there was a beautiful Christmas tree set up, my cat loved laying under the tree and snoozing. We had snow before and after we got there and the Mountain View was amazing. Wonderful owners that were helpful from the time we got there till we left. Couldn’t have ask for anymore, price, view, cabin and friendlyness of the owners and townspeople were all perfect. Love to visit again. Thank you for sharing your wonderful home.

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely loved it!!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful spacious cabin to relax in and feel right at home. The Christmas decorations were so pretty. Would recommend this to a couple wanting to spend time together or a large family wanting to get together. Will definitely stay again. Bill called to make sure we got there safely and everything was like we wanted. His son and daughter in law had just stopped by to check on us, what great people, made us feel like family. Would highly recommend this cabin.

  • Submitted: Dec 22, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Another great stay at the Secluded Hideaway!

  • 5 of 5

The Secluded Hideaway is a home away from home. We enjoyed a wonderful week with our 2 sons and their friend. The fall leaves were beautiful! We enjoyed fantastic views from the overlooks on the Blue Ridge Parkway. The creek at Julian Price Lake picnic area along with the fall foliage made some beautiful photography! I can't wait until next year! Thank you Bill and Audrey for sharing your lovely home.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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1412 Elmtree Rd, Columbia, SC 29209

Nice quiet getaway..

  • 5 of 5

Very comfy. We had 5 women on a 3 day trip. We had plenty of room. The living room had lots of seating. Lots of chairs on the porch. We didn't have any children so we didn't use lovely firepit and swing set. We did some knitting and crocheting and shopping and sightseeing. Great museum in Jefferson. We took a short trip to Boone. Visited Mount Jefferson State Park and Holy Trinity Fresco in Glendale Springs. Good lunch at Boondock Brewing. Ice cream at Ashe County Cheese Factory. We love the Ingles. This is our second year in West Jefferson and we were really glad not to have to worry about gas this year!!! It wasn't very cold so we didnt get a chance to use the fireplace..We hope to come back.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75

$85 per night (3 night min)(Jan-May, Sep, Nov-Dec)
$525 per week (7 night min)(Sat to Sat)(Jun-Aug, Oct)
$5 nightly discount for returning guest
$50 weekly discount for returning guest
$75 Cleaning Fee

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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