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The River House - Luxury Living on the French Broad River

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms,4.5 baths with optional Owner's suite , (Sleeps 8-12

'The River House VIDEO can be viewed at

' http://www.youtube.com/embed/Eb6kNGHN-YI?rel=0

or scroll through our photos and you will come to our video as one of the pictures.

The River House is on five private landscaped wooded acres and the French Broad River located just outside the city limits of charming Brevard, NC. The House is Just a short walk away from the Key Falls Inn.Key Falls Inn does cater events and weddings at the River House and the Key Falls Inn. The Properties are adjacent to each other.

While staying at The River House, you can journey into the nearby Pisgah National Forest (3 miles) and Dupont State Forest ( 5 miles) for hiking, rafting, tubing, rock climbing, horseback riding, bicycling, picnicking, and miles of paved roads for scenic driving.

The Etowah Valley Golf Courses are a mere fifteen minute drive from the house.The River House is a quick 5 minute drive to Brevard and 20 minutes to Hendersonville and Asheville.

'The River House' has 4,200 square feet of living area on Three levels with central air/heat, along three covered verandas.There are four bedrooms/4.5 baths plus optional Owner Suite, each with their own personality ensuring ample convenience and comfort for you and your family.

The top floor has four bedrooms and three full baths each with their own unique decor. There is a large second floor private balcony over looking the beautiful wooded and grass front yard and fire pit area.

On the main floor you will find the formal dining room, large eat-in kitchen complete with a double oven and four burner gas stove. Other features include a study, formal living room with decorative fire place overlooking the rear patio entertainment area, large media room with a 52' flat screen TV, decorative fire place and full bath. The large front porch has two swinging bench seats overlooking the wooded front yard and the French Broad River.

The Lower Level is a private 800 sqft. Owner's Suite complete with Master Bedroom,full bath,washer/dryer ,full kitchen,living room/dinning room areas.

The Owner's suite can be rented as part of the main house for larger groups.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION WE

MAY BE CONTACTED MONDAY-FRIDAY 8AM-4PM EST. AT 340-779-2222

More Details

Owner
Brian
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Brian

I live in the Caribbean half of the year and at the River House the other half. The Caribbean is fantastic in the winter and so are the Blue Ridge mountains in the spring,summer and fall !

Brian purchased this house in 2009

Why Brian chose Smoky Mountains

I looked at over 150 homes to buy back in 2009. I fell in love with this house and it's location. Sitting on the front porch in the morning with the morning mist,listening to the birds is just over the top wonderful ! There are weeks that I just don't leave the River House property. It is a slice of Heaven.

What makes this house unique

Wonderful private wooded entry and grass front yard with a large stone boulder fire pit, front porch with it's porch swing chairs are wonderful,back entertainment patio area can accommodate up to 50 plus people and the interior of the house is very well appointed.

Guestbook comments from the owner

What an awesome house
Dec 2012
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Map

Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
NC 280 and HWY 64
Car: necessary

House is 3 Minutes to Downtown Brevard Where There Are Plenty of Restaurants, Shopping and Live Music. House is 5 Minutes to the Pisgah Forest National Park the 'Land of Waterfalls' and 10 Minutes to the Dupont National Park. We Are Located 20 Minutes from Hendersonville and 30 Minutes to Ashville. White Water Rafting is Only 15 Minutes Away. Etowah Valley Golf Courses are 15 minutes away and are Open to the Public. NOTE USPS has changed the house now to 243 Poplar Lane!

Amenities

Pisgah Forest House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , master bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , main level off of media room
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , located off of Kitchen on main level
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower , has washer/dryer located in Owner's Suite
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king , optional owner's suite
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.923077 based on 14 reviews
5

Absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My son was married at the North Carolina Arboretum. The River House was the perfect home base for all the festivities surrounding the wedding weekend. It had everything we needed and plenty of space for our family. Cozy, clean and peaceful. An experience we will cherish.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, clean, and great location

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in this beautiful home. The home is clean, well stocked, and the location is great! I highly recommend this home. Everything on the main and upper level was perfect.

The only reason it lost one star: the owner's suite (walk out basement/optional add on to rental) was musty and the linens felt damp.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house just outside Brevard

  • 5 of 5

We had a family group of 8 adults & 4 kids, and there was plenty of room for everyone. It is a very nice home and overlooks the French Broad River. We thoroughly enjoyed out stay.

Just a note to the owner: The bed in the bedroom on the left of the shared bath needs to have the 1"X1" boards that hold up the slats under the mattress replaced. The board on the far side of the bed is totally loose, and one of the slats is lying on the floor under the bed. Also the window mutton bars are falling out and need new pins to hold them in place.

Fred Bolton

3/14/2017

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Fred, Thank you for your feedback! we have repaired the bed and the window. We hope that you will consider us your next rip. Once again Thank you, Carla
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Greensburg, PA
5

Ultimate Mountain Biker Basecamp

  • 5 of 5

For a group of guys that were in the area for a few days of mountain biking this house exceeded all of our expectations. The house and property were beautiful, it was nice to come back to such comfortable accommodations after a long day of bike riding. We really enjoyed cooking out on the back patio.

Location was ideal. We were close to downtown Brevard, craft breweries, and the mountain bike trails at both Dupont and Pisgah Forests.

Looking forward to staying here again!

  • Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Naples, FL
5

Three times in less than a year!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at the River House three times in less than a year! We are in love with this home and are already planning our next stay. With plenty of room to roam inside and outside, this home is perfect for all 9 of us without getting on each others' nerves. We love its location as it is easy to run to the grocery store, downtown Brevard, Dupont Forest, Pisgah Forest, Hendersonville, and Asheville.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charlotte, NC
5

Lovely & well-equipped — with room for all

  • 5 of 5

We rented The River House for a long family weekend oriented around Brevard College events — including a reception we were hosting at the house. The property is wooded and lovely, with lots of space and a great kitchen for entertaining. Everything you need is here — from a huge flat screen in the den — to pretty much the full range of appliances (including W/D). Even the pantry was well-stocked! The house offers room for everyone to spread out, including porches with rocking chairs and a lovely patio ideal for a 10-person al fresco dinner — though we visited during the endless rain. The house lay in the countryside — but just a few minutes from town. A great place to relax, or to return to after a full day of sightseeing and mountain adventures.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Minimum Cleaning Fee $200
Tax Rate 11.75%

We have a rental agreement we would like you to review prior to booking please contact us at bulkstoragevi@gmail or CALL US AT 340-779-2222 Monday-Friday 8am-4pm EST. and we will send it to you or you can view the contract on this VRBO listing.Rental contract must be executed as part of the rental process.
Also, available for an additional fee of $75.00 per night plus an additional $75.00 cleaning fee, is "The Owner's Suite". Located on the lower level of the house. This suite is very private and complete with master bedroom, bath, kitchen and living area.
THE STANDARD AND SEASONAL RATES ARE BASED ON THE 4 BEDROOMS /4 1/2 BATHS OF THE MAIN HOUSE AND DO NOT INCLUDE THE OPTIONAL OWNER'S SUITE.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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