About the property
- House3500 sqft
- Half Baths1
- Minimum Stay5 - 7 nights
Upscale Private Home, 4 Bedrooms , 3.5 Baths, Sunset Mountain View
Not an ordinary rental! A well loved and cared for 2nd home for those who want an upscale "home away from home" to enjoy the beauty of the mountains, the amenities of a gated community, and activities in nearby state parks, national forests and charming small towns. Gorgeous hiking trails and waterfall located within the gated community.
Surrounded by the beauty of nature and with fabulous sunset mountain views, this is an upscale house with vaulted ceilings, wood floors, granite countertops, gourmet kitchen and more.
Watch the clouds rise in the valley in the morning and the sun set over the mountains in the evening. Sleep well on pillow top mattresses at night.
Enjoy the amenities of Connestee Falls, a unique planned, gated community with 3900 acres - 'ecologically designed to preserve the natural environment, and an uncrowded, unpolluted, unhurried way of life. Deer and other wildlife roam free, at your back door.'
This rental includes access to the clubhouse with dining room and grill, tennis courts, heated swimming pool, 6000 yd/72 par golf course, hiking trails (including a gorgeous trail that follows a creek to a waterfall), lakes with parks for swimming, fishing, and picnicking, and other amenities.
4 BR (3K, 1 Q), 3 ½ B, 3300 sq ft. Direct TV, DSL/Internet with router. Pillow Top Mattresses. Gourmet Kitchen. 3 Sitting Areas: Great Room, Sun Room and Den. Deck.
MBR with luxury Bath & walk in closet on main floor.
3 BR (2 king, 1 queen) & Bonus Room (2 twins) on 2nd floor.
This home is not suitable for "peanut butter and jelly hands," or large parties, but for families who will respect and care for the home to maintain its high standards.
Western NC is a popular vacation spot with national forests, fishing and river sports, golf, horseback riding, mountain biking, mountain crafts, music, art, community theatre, festivals, restaurants and galleries.
Located 15 minutes from Brevard, NC in Transylvania County, 'the land of waterfalls'. Hendersonville, Saluda, Flat Rock, Asheville, and Black Mountain are all within an hour’s drive. Area attractions include: Biltmore Estate, Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Trail, Pisgah National Forest, Dupont State Forest, Chimney Rock, NC Arboretum, Sliding Rock, Brevard Music Center, Paul Porter Center for the Performing Arts, Flat Rock Playhouse, Folk Art Center, Carl Sandburg Home.
Keywords: luxury, upscale, mountain, mountain view, sunset, vista, view, woods, golf, swimming, pool, lake, waterfalls, nature, hiking, hiking trails, clubhouse, tennis, swimming, fishing, gourmet kitchen, will equipped kitchen, vaulted ceilings, porch, private home
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- Apr 24, 2018
About Charlotte Cameron
I am retired living in the Washington DC area where I am on the board of several non-profit organizations. I enjoy the performing arts - especially classical music, as well as the visual arts. Hiking to waterfalls and enjoying the Brevard Music Festival are highlights of my time at "Charlaire".
Charlotte Cameron purchased this House in 2008
Why Charlotte Cameron chose Dunns Rock
I spent 8 summers at camp in Brevard and have always wanted to come back. Connestee Falls has all I could want for a vacation and retirement home with its retreat-like atmosphere, friendly community, and numerous activities. Brevard, and its surrounds, offers mountain sports, culture, cuisine, arts and crafts, performing arts.
What makes this House unique
Sunset mountain view, quiet peaceful environment, comfort and beauty of a luxury home, multiple seating areas, comfortable beds and sofas, easy access to hiking trails with waterfalls, access to clubhouse with restaurant, swimming, tennis and golf. Well located for vacation activities in nearby towns, national forests and state parks.
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Annual Hiking Trip Base
Each year we rent a house in western NC for our 3 couple hiking trip. The house and view were everything we desired. (If we had nothing to complain about, everything must have been ideal.) The Connestee Falls location allowed us to add tennis, pickleball and golf to our week. So, we enjoyed a very active week.
Exceeded our expectations!
We had a great week. The house was like new, furnished and decorated beautifully. The pictures on the VRBO website don't do it justice. The view from the deck is spectacular.
Our agent(Pat Noland) made the whole rental process simple and easy.
You will not be disappointed if you choose this one for your vacation .
Beautifully furnished home with magnificent view of North Carolina mountains.
This house is in a great location and has many great features including a nicely furnished deck from which we enjoyed some beautiful sunsets over the mountains. The house is perfect for entertaining guests with three bedrooms, two baths and a bonus room (with twin beds) upstairs. The kitchen has all the utensils to prepare and serve a meal for a large party. It was perfect for me to entertain different groups of family members and friends for a number of days. I cannot imagine that I could find a better home to rent - I am planning a return stay next year.
Comfortable and well appointed "home away from home"...
Our family enjoyed our nearly two week stay at this fabulous modern home in Connestee Falls. We took advantage of many of the amenities including tennis, hiking trails, fitness center and clubhouse dining. Additionally, we had easy access to many nearby natural attractions such as DuPont State Forest, Looking Glass Falls, Sliding Rock, as well as the shopping and dining in Brevard. This home is clean, well appointed, and comfortable. We enjoyed family meals prepared from the well equipped kitchen and savored the peaceful sunrises (yes, despite the western view, the sunrises were beautiful too!), sunsets, and even a gorgeous rain storm or two off the stretch of the deck along the back of the home. Arrival and departure were easy thanks to the hospitable owner.
Beautiful Home, beautiful mountains, all you could ask for.
We just returned from "Charlaire" for a New Years trip to the mountains. The home is beautiful and has a very "comfy" feeling, very clean and well maintained. Both owner and manager were pleasure to work with. The beds are awesome and plenty of them. The guys loved the office and called it their man cave. The main floor half bath was a real plus and we were able to park in the garage which doesn't usually happen in a rental. We spent a lot of time sitting in front of the fireplace and just hanging out. We saw deer every day, and even saw a "white Squirrel" in Brevard. The hiking trails in the community are really well maintained and the falls are spectacular. We were able to easily make trips to Beech Mountain for skiing, Asheville, and Dupont Forest(multiple beautiful falls on well maintained trails). In Brevard, we recommend Mayberry's for the short rib grilled cheese. We ate there two times and took sandwiches to go when we were leaving to return home. We cooked at the house most of the time in the well stocked kitchen, everything you will ever need is there. All in all this was a wonderful trip in a beautiful place. This home is definitely on our "return to" list.
Gorgeous up-to-date home!
My family and I stayed there for a week the end of July. There were 8 of us and we had more than enough space. We have stayed at many vacation homes in many different places. This was, by far, the cleanest, most well-maintained home we have rented. The first room we saw upon entering is the kitchen. The appliances are top of the line. My husband LOVED the flat top on the range! The counter tops are lovely and we took notice of the uniqueness of the counter top and sink in the half bath. The great room has a very grand feeling with the large fireplace. We ate all of our meals at the dining room table off the kitchen. The bedrooms are very spacious with extremely comfortable beds. I did notice all of the art work/paintings throughout the entire home. Maybe the owner is an artist? My son and his cousin took the bonus room above the garage. They had their own little "boy-cave"! My daughter had the bedroom upstairs with the view of the mountains. She looked so tiny in the king sized princess bed! The master bedroom and bathroom was AmAzInG!! I think its larger than our home in Ohio! Now let me mention the view off the back deck...Breathtaking!! I dont think I could ever get tired of looking at those spectacular mountains. Every 15 minutes the colors and and view changes. My dad had "his favorite" chair on the deck. I wonder how much time he spent sitting there. So nice to see him relaxing and soaking in the peacefulness of nature. The Connesstee Falls area is unlike any area I've ever stayed in before. The hikes around the area and the waterfalls are like something out of another world. The trails are well taken care of and you can sense the love that goes into keeping them accessible. My husband and I fell in love with the whole Brevard area. Thank-you for allowing us to make more family memories in your wonderful home! I would recommend this home to everyone who wants to get their moneys worth and more!
I am delighted that you enjoyed your vacation in Connestee Falls, taking advantage of the natural setting with mountain views, hiking trails and waterfalls, and also appreciating the comforts and perks of my home. I hope you will come again.
4 lakes with lakeside parks, 11 miles of hiking trails and waterfall in common areas within the gated community.
Clubhouse with grill, restaurant, library, heated pool, tennis and pickleball courts, 18 hole golf course.
Charming nearby town of Brevard with shops, restaurants, The Porter Center and Brevard Music Center. Brevard Music Festival.
Dupont State Park, Pisgah National Forest, Blue Ridge Parkway, Sliding Rock, Cradel of Forestry within 30 minutes.
Flatrock Playhouse, Hendersonville, Asheville within 45 minutes.
Scenic drives to waterfalls and charming towns.
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