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Sleepy Creek-Antique Log Cabin/4 Acres/Beautiful Stream/Near Boone and BR Pkwy

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps max. 4)

Welcome to Sleepy Creek Cabin...... Maximum Occupancy (4) people total. Pet Owners: Please review Pet Policy/Restrictions prior to booking (rate section notes). Please send inquiry for any questions. Thank you.

If you are looking for a unique and rustic cabin to relax and recharge in a beautiful mountain setting, you've found it! Private, yet convenient to all the High Country has to offer. Come and experience the charm of a 'real' pioneer log cabin. Enjoy the simple pleasure of nature's beauty and early Americana bundled into one. Take a deep breath, now...exhale!

Sleepy Creek is made from the logs of two authentic 1800's log cabins (from Kentucky and West Virginia) that were re-assembled and joined to make a very unique and comfortable vacation get away. This cabin is constructed of beautiful antique hand hewn poplar and oak logs, wonderful stonework, complete with a cedar shake roof. It is located on over 4 acres of wooded land with a beautiful stream running past the cabin through the entire acreage.

The interior features large rooms with (2) bedrooms and (2) bathrooms. The master is located on main floor (queen) and has a small private bathroom. Black walnut plank flooring, antique knotty pine paneling and soap stone block fireplace blend with newer components to set the stage for this cozy retreat. The second bedroom encompasses the entire upstairs (one double and two single beds) with vaulted ceiling and ceiling fans.

The rustic farm house style kitchen is fully equipped, features all new appliances, but maintains it's country charm with period pieces, including an authentic turn of the century Hoosier Cabinet. There is also a separate laundry room. A 2nd bathroom is located downstairs. But the best part is the covered front porch. Relax to the view of the very noisy creek and the many hummingbirds that frequent the cabin in the summer. Don't forget to enjoy a picnic or nap by the creek - benches,picnic table and hammock provided. Sleepy Creek provides the perfect setting for your relaxation, comfort and enjoyment.

I'M SORRY, WE DO NOT OFFER CABIN FOR WEDDINGS, SPECIAL EVENTS, OR MONTHLY RENTALS.

PLEASE NOTE PET POLICY/RESTRICTIONS. INQUIRE WITH QUESTIONS.

Sleepy Creek can accommodate a max. party of (4) people or less and is conveniently located to Boone, Blowing Rock, Todd/New River, W. Jefferson and access to the Blue Ridge Parkway is just over our ridge.

Please check out our other antique log cabin " Little Creek Cabin" # 93419

Keywords: Sleepy Creek Cabin, old log cabin, log cabin, old timey, rustic log cabin, antique log cabin, pioneer, creek, private, water, Blue Ridge Parkway, dog friendly, romantic, cozy, special, unique,

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 15, 2017

About The Owner

Choosing the perfect vacation home is so incredibly difficult and personal. We knew we wanted to restore an antique log cabin, with all the trimmings that come along with the simple, unique craftsmanship of our early pioneer heritage. Twenty years of dreaming, off and on again searching, found us in what we believe is an incredibly beautiful section of the N.C. Mountains. Located in a quiet valley setting, with a cold noisy mountain stream to lull us to sleep, yet within convenient proximity to nearby towns, and Parkway access just a hop, skip and jump away - we were home! A few years, and a lot of hard work later, Sleepy Creek was created, and has become a very special place for us to unwind, enjoy simple pleasures, and make special memories with family and friends. We hope you will visit and enjoy the cabin and area as much as our family.

The Owner purchased this cabin in 1997

Amenities

Fleetwood Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Sm. Master bathroom (shower stall, sink, toilet) Larger main bath consists of tub/shower combo, sink, toilet)
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) Although we have a mixed bed size selection, Sleepy Creek has a Max. occupancy level of (4) people total (including children) due to the size of our septic system.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
Notes:
Maximum Occupancy: (4) people total due to septic capacity/health codes. Pets: (1) dog under 40lb. Non-refundable pet fee applies. Must be completely house-trained/flea free, not permitted on furniture/bedding, and not left alone in cabin unless crated. on rare occasions we may consider (2) smaller dogs but each would be subject to a pet fee.

Reviews

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Sleepy Creek-Antique Log Cabin/4 Acres/Beautiful Stream/Near Boone and BR Pkwy
average rating of 4.9875 based on 80 reviews
Greensboro, NC
5

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

Wow, what a cabin! My parents, son and I couldn't have asked for more, especially for my dad's birthday. The cabin was very comfortable and clean but needed better reading light. We loved hiking in the woods and playing in the stream. I would recommend this cabin anytime.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2007
  • Stayed: Sep 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Southern Pines, NC
5

Amazing cabin and property

  • 5 of 5

The pictures do not do this place justice. It is absolutely beautiful. It looks like something out of a magazine. The landscaping and creek are stunning. Creek access is very easy. We enjoyed our stay with two little dogs and two teenaged boys (15 & 18). We had so much fun tossing the football, grilling out, playing with the dogs in the yard and creek. Quality family time. Enjoyed coffee on the porch watching the hummingbirds and incredible amount of butterflies. There was a nest of baby birds in one of the ferns and we enjoyed watching the parents bringing them worms. They would stay off to the side and make clicking noises until we moved inside so they could feed them. So cute. The cabin was very comfortable and rustic. We had everything we needed from kitchen items to toilet paper and towels. Plenty of cleaning supplies as well. I was a little worried when I realized there was no air conditioning but it wasn't a big issue. The house is in a very shady pocket with a canopy of trees. We opened the windows and turned on the fans. Actually got a little cool at times! Kathe was so wonderful to work with and gave us lots of information and tips. I forgot to call her to check in when we arrived (sorry, I was excited!) but she called to welcome us and make sure we had what we needed (thanks!). One thing I wanted to mention if you are leaving on Sunday. The landfill doesn't open until 1pm. That doesn't work for a 10am checkout. So if you will have more than one kitchen bag of trash, take some off the day before. We didn't realize this until Sunday morning. Riding with stinky trash until you find a dumpster is not preferred (ha!). Read and re-read the rental agreement and guest package. It was very helpful and we kept it with us in the car for directions also. The cabin is very convenient to Boone and West Jefferson. We went to both. Also very close to the Blue Ridge Parkway and lots of hiking trails. We went to Price Lake and rented kayaks one morning. We wouldn't hesitate to rent this cabin again. It is well loved and felt like home. We couldn't wait to return every afternoon to just hang out after our morning adventures. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Private, peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was restful and quite rejuvenating. The atmosphere outdoors is beautiful and the cabin is well-outfitted. Drifting off to sleep with the songs of nature presented a welcomed change for us.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

My dream cabin!

  • 5 of 5

I spent a week with my family at Sleepy Creek and we had an amazing time. The house is very charming, well equipped and very clean. The creek was a huge plus! I totally recommend it!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your recent stay at Sleepy Creek Cabin, and thanks for the review. Glad everyone had a nice time, and hope you will visit again very soon. Enjoy the rest of your summer.
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Beautiful and Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was beautiful and welcoming in every way. Definitely use the owner's directions and not your GPS! The yard, woods, and stream in front made for a perfect setting. Everything was very clean and very well appointed. Kathe was great to work with during the rental process and called to welcome us to her cabin. We would highly recommend this property and hope to go back in the future.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A perfect weekend with my family.

  • 5 of 5

This is such a relaxing place. The porch, the rockers, the stream, the cleanliness, the yard, the hammock, the detail in the cabin...this is the kind of place you can make the clock stop. My entire family enjoyed such a well spent long weekend here. This cabin is such a well thought out retreat - anyone wanting some decompression time - this is the place. My two labs loved the porch and the stream - they could not get enough of the water. My son even caught a native Brook Trout in front of the cabin which made his day. We were reluctant to leave, but will come back. There is really no reason to leave once you arrive; if you bring your food and staples with you - that is how well thought out this cabin is. This was just a wonderful weekend - I am so thankful my wife found it for us.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your recent stay at Sleepy Creek Cabin. Very happy you liked the cabin/grounds. We too have a Lab (Boone) who loves romping/swimming in the creek. It's just a great place to unwind from the hectic world. Please come again.
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Once you catch your breath, go have some fun! Boone is just a short drive away. Visit the wonderful downtown shops, catch one of the many concerts, plays or cultural events at Appalachian University. Make time to explore Blowing Rock , great shopping and really good 'eating' places. The kids would enjoy a trip to Tweetsie Railroad, local gem mines and Grandfather Mountain's Swinging Bridge and Natural Habitat Zoo. In the opposite direction towards W. Jefferson, grab your golf bag and head to Mountain Aire Golf Club and enjoy a 18 hole public course in a beautiful mountain setting. Make sure you visit Historic Todd, there you can rent inner-tubes, canoes and kayaks to float down the New River or sit back and enjoy music and story telling events held in the park during the summer.

So, come and enjoy... go as fast or as slow as you want. There is always so much to experience close by in our lovely NC mountains.

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Rates & Availability

Fleetwood Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,000
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Leaf Season/Peak
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
$200
$1,200
 
 
Christmas
Dec 19 2017 - Dec 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
New Year's
Dec 26 2017 - Jan 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Winter
Jan 2 2018 - Jan 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
MLK
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Valentine's Day
Feb 8 2018 - Feb 10 2018
3 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
Holiday Weekend
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
$185
 
 
Easter
Mar 29 2018 - Apr 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Off Season
Apr 2 2018 - Apr 25 2018
3 night minimum stay
$155
From
$165
Fri,Sat
 
 
Merlefest
Apr 26 2018 - Apr 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
Mother's Day
May 10 2018 - May 13 2018
3 night minimum stay
$165
From
$185
Fri,Sat
 
 
Memorial day
May 24 2018 - May 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Peak
May 29 2018 - Jun 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,000
 
 
Holiday
Jun 30 2018 - Jul 7 2018
4 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Peak
Jul 8 2018 - Aug 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
 
 
Holiday
Aug 30 2018 - Sep 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Leaf Season/Peak
Oct 1 2018 - Oct 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$165
From
$175
Fri,Sat
$925
 

Additional information about rental rates

Departure Cleaning $85 + Tax
Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

I'M SORRY, WE CANNOT ACCOMMODATE WEDDINGS, SPECIAL EVENTS OR MONTHLY RENTALS AT THE CABIN.



Sleepy Creek Cabin has a maximum occupancy of (4) people total (including children) due to septic size/health codes.

Rates are subject to change until confirmed. Quotes are confirmed by owners, and maybe adjusted due to dog status, firewood or quote glitches.

Pet: A Max. of One (1) dog under 40lb. Larger dog, please send inquiry. On occasion (2) dogs may be considered (case by case basis) but each would be subject to a fee. Pet Fees are based on a 3-7 nt. stay.

OPTIONAL: Firewood/supplies: Available on nightly basis (2 nt. min.) if ordered at time of reservation. The cost is 15.00 per nt. + tax and equals plenty of wood for about 5 hrs ea. evening (kindling and fire starter included). Winter and Holiday guests wanting additional daytime and/or extended evening fires, should order additional amounts.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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