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Charming Cozy Cottage W/ Mountain Views*No Cleaning Fee*Call to Reserve

(25 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/09/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5) (CALL for reservations)

Please CALL 828-669-8520 or 828-273-3329 with your reservation inquiries.

2 night minimum for weekends and holidays.

Nestled in the scenic North Fork Valley of Black Mountain, North Carolina is the Azalea House. At this sweet cottage you can enjoy the babble of the creek while swinging on the front porch. You can also take in the stunning views of the Black Mountain Range and Blue Ridge Parkway while dining on the back deck. Your family will enjoy gathering around the fire pit to roast marshmallows under the stars.
You will have a carefree stay with the fully-appointed kitchen, two private bedrooms, two baths, and a day bed for extra guests in the sunroom.
Delight in a peaceful vacation in the countryside while having the convenience of being only 7 minutes from downtown Black Mountain. A quick 20 minute drive will take you to Asheville and the Biltmore Estate.
Come experience our beautiful mountain valley!

No we do not have WI-FI. TALK to each other! READ a book! LIVE!!

***All e-mail inquires will receive an auto reply with instructions to CALL for info as the owner does not have a computer. Sorry for the confusion but VRBO requires an e-mail to be listed as a contact regardless of the owners access***

Keywords: Cottage, Mountain View, Black Mountain, Peaceful
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Member since: 2003

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/09/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 5
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • The stream, "creek" for mountain folk, that runs through the property can be heard from the front porch and is perfect for wading with the kids. Other amenities: Campfire Area, Horseshoe Pits, Boom Box with Radio, CD, ipod and MP3 Player, Blender, Hand Mixer (Call 828-669-8520 for reservations)...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Scrabble, Yahtzee, Jumbo Checkers, Jigsaw Puzzles, Perfection, Battleship...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family


  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Views of Black Mountain Range and the Blue Ridge Parkway from our beautiful North Fork Valley....moreless

  • Rural:

    Enjoy the countryside while being only 7 minutes from Black Mountain and only 20 minutes from Asheville....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining:

    dining table seats 6, outdoor dining table seats four with deck bench for extra seating...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Never leave the dryer running when you' leave the house....moreless

  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    The owner prefers to wash the house linen herself. ...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street:

    Beautiful circular drive ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    The owner prefers to wash the house linen herself. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    The owner prefers to wash the house linen herself. ...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Back Deck with Dining Table and Chairs plus Bench Seating Front Porch with Rocking Chair and Swing...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful yard with large flat area perfect for outdoor games. We have a badminton set available and horseshoe pits and horse shoes. ...moreless



from 25 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $75
  • Tax Rate 7%


For rental inquiries or reservations please call 828-669-8520 or 828-273-3329

For Longer Stays (more than three nights) price is discounted, call for details.

A Deposit of $100 is required upon making reservations. Full amount due upon arrival. Cash or Checks accepted.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/09/2017
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25.65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Regional Airport
3.37 Miles
Nearest Barpub
White Horse Saloon
2.37 Miles
Nearest Golf
Black Mountain Golf Course
3.71 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 40
3.44 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Black Mountain Bistro
55.15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Cataloochee Ski Area
24.34 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Lure Beach (mountain lake)

Car: Necessary

Just a few of BLACK MOUNTAIN ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES: Shadowbrook Mini Golf, Lake Tomahawk Park, Black Mountain Golf Club, Black Mountain Pool, Montreat Pool, Creative Mountain Food Tours

Some of our endless LOCAL ATTRACTIONS: Biltmore Estate, Blue Ridge Parkway and Visitor Center, Folk Art Center, WNC Nature Center, North Carolina Arboretum, Botanical Gardens, Cradle of Forestry, Craggy Gardens, Mount Pisgah, Chimney Rock Park, The Beach at Lake Lure,

ENJOY FESTIVALS, FAIRS, and TRADE SHOWS: Crafts Fair of the Southern Highlands, Lake Eden Arts Festival , Herb Festival, Brewgrass Festival, Sourwood Festival, Folkmoot, Goombay Festival, Brevard Music Festival, Mountain Dance and Folk Festival.

EXPERIENCE THE LOCAL ARTS: Biltmore's Summer Evening Concerts, Asheville Symphony, Diana Wortham Theatre, Asheville Ballet, Asheville Community Theatre, Flat Rock Playhouse, Montford Park Players, North Carolina Stage Company.

VISIT HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS, MUSEUMS AND EDUCATION CENTERS: Southern Highland Craft Guild, YMI Cultural Center, Asheville Art Museum, Folk Art Center, Colburn Earth Science Museum , Antique Car Museum, Mountain Farm Museum, Pack Place Education, Arts & Science Center, Smith-McDowell House Museum, Swannanoa Valley Museum, Thomas Wolfe Memorial, Zebulon Vance Birthplace State Historic Site, Asheville Urban Trail, Asheville Historic Trolley Tours, Blue Ridge National Heritage Area, Carl Sandburg Home, Gray Line Trolley Tours of Asheville.

SHOP for LOCAL ANTIQUES, ARTS, and CRAFTS: Asheville, Historic Biltmore Village, and Black Mountain.

TAKE DAY TRIPS: Grandfather Mountain, Linville Caverns and Falls, Cherokee Indian Reservation, Great Smoky Mountains Railroad,

ATTEND NEARBY CONFERENCE CENTERS: Billy Graham Training Center at the Cove, Montreat, Christmount, and Ridgecrest.


Owner info

About the owner: The Azalea House is Loraine's childhood home. Her family has been in the North Fork Valley since the early 1800's. She and her husband Johnny raised their four children in the valley and continue to live there today.

Why the Owner Chose Black Mountain, NC, USA:
Love grows best in little houses and this little home has held a lot of love over the decades. It is wonderful to see it not sitting empty and to know that others are now getting to enjoy it's peaceful setting and charming atmosphere.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Cozy, Peaceful, Comfortable, Quiet, Charming, and Homey are the most frequently used words to describe the Azalea House. Guests comment most often on enjoying listening to or even playing in the stream and gathering around the firepit at night to roast marshmallows. The scenery and tranquility of the valley is spectacular anytime of the year.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/09/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Azalea House front porch

    Azalea House front porch

  • Back Deck for Outdoor Dining with Beautiful Mountain Views

    Back Deck for Outdoor Dining with Beautiful Mountain Views

  • Wood and Marshmallow Forks Provided

    Wood and Marshmallow Forks Provided

  • Bedroom 2 -Double

    Bedroom 2 -Double

  • Creek running through

    Creek running through

  • Hidden in the North Fork Valley

    Hidden in the North Fork Valley

  • Beautiful countryside

    Beautiful countryside

  • Horseshoe Pits

    Horseshoe Pits

  • Bedroom 1 - Double

    Bedroom 1 - Double

  • Bath 1

    Bath 1

  • Sunroom with daybed

    Sunroom with daybed

  • Bath 2

    Bath 2

  • Front Yard

    Front Yard

VRBO #29159

This listing was first published here in 2003.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 28, 2017

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