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Dupont, Waterfall, Wifi, Fenced Yard, Pets Ok, 40 acres

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-7)

Enjoy resort amenities in a log home setting. Located in Cedar Mountain NC just minutes south of Brevard, we are situated on just over 40 acres with a two bold mountain streams and a waterfall marking our northern border and a 35 undeveloped acres to our east. The stream closest to the cabin has a small beach and wading pool perfect for an afternoon picnic. The fenced back yard offers security for young children or pets. You will enjoy complete privacy and seclusion in our mountain retreat! Located in the middle of activities for a range of interests: Easy access to Dupont State Park and Caesars Head park in South Carolina. Sherwood Forest Golf course is only two miles away and Brevard, with its music center, great restaurants and shopping is ten minutes to the north. Hendersonville is approximately 15 minutes away making Amos Acres the center of your Blue Ridge experience!

Relax on the front porch and watch the deer every morning and evening or enjoy the sound of the waterfall on the back porch while cooking on the grill. Amos Acres is fully equipped to insure a pleasant stress-free vacation experience. The cabin is decorated with paintings, pottery and baskets from local artisans to complete your western Carolina experience. Walk in showers make the bathrooms user-friendly. Both bathrooms have been updated in the past year. New for 2016 are new windows, doors and refinished floors making this great rental just that much nicer!

Traveling with a group or problems with availability? Check out our similar property less than 1/4 mile away VRBO # 348021. Also see our listing VRBO #605630 also in Cedar Mountain.

Keywords: cottage, cabin, bungalow

More Details

Owner
sharon bode
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

About sharon bode

I spent many summers at camp in western NC as a child. We have vacationed in this area nearly every year for the last 20 years. We love the outdoors, excellent hiking, kayaking and other activities that are so available here.

sharon bode purchased this cabin in 2010

Why sharon bode chose Cedar Mountain

We love the proximity to Dupont State Forest and Caesers'Head and the great hiking opportunities in both spots. The complete privacy of our location, opportunity to view wildlife in the front yard and the incredible choices of activities nearby made this a 'must have' for us!

What makes this cabin unique

The cabin is fully equipped so no worries about being able to prepare great meals away from home. The stream, waterfall and wading pool provide on-sight entertainment. Feed the deer and enjoy a touch of nature right in the front yard. The fenced yard keeps the kids and pets safe and secure. Listen to the sound of the waterfall as you fall asleep. Wifi, satellite and DVD keep us in touch with our other lives if we choose.

Amenities

Cedar Mountain Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , walk-in shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , walk-in shower
  • Newly renovated walk in showers in both bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , king bed with private bath
    Den - 1 queen , fold down queen couch
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , queen bed with shared bath
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , two twin beds with shared bath
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing

Reviews

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Dupont, Waterfall, Wifi, Fenced Yard, Pets Ok, 40 acres
average rating of 4.962264 based on 53 reviews
5

Beautiful cabin near Brevard and Dupont State Forest - we loved it! (two paws up from our K9 kid)

  • 5 of 5

We've been coming up to the NC mountains for R&R and hiking for many years, and this is one of the best cabins we've ever had the pleasure to visit. The cabin is beautiful - filled with light and decorated tastefully with wonderful artwork. It had everything we needed and more. We could be at our favorite place to hike, Dupont State Forest, in minutes, and in Brevard for dining at our favorite restaurants in 15 minutes. After a fun day of hiking, we enjoyed sitting on the back patio listening to the creek rushing by, watching the birds visit the feeder, and "tasting" the herb garden. From the den, we looked for the deer to visit in the mornings and evenings and saw eight of them one time! Our K9 kid loved exploring the backyard and the creek, and it was very comforting to be able to let him out in the fenced yard with no worries. The cabin is so private and quiet, with no other houses in sight, no road noise, and only the sounds of nature to enjoy. We were sad to leave at the end of our stay, but look forward to the next visit with great anticipation! Thanks so much for providing such a wonderful mountain retreat!

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable, quaint and cozy

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the peaceful tranquility of our surroundings. Sitting around the fire pit in the evening watching all the stars was stunning. The home was charming, clean and tidy! If you want to ‘unplug’ this is the place to do it! And, you are only 10 minutes from Brevard if you want shopping!

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

Fenced yard for dogs was great!

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable house for us and our two dogs! Loved the back sun room for dining! Good location almost next to DuPont Forest. Just be aware that it 10 miles of curvy mountain roads to Brevard for any real grocery store and nice restaurants.

Owners suggestions for places to hike and visit were very much appreciated since it was our first visit to the Area.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mt. Pleasant, SC
5

Fantastic Retreat into Nature...Above and Beyond Owners

  • 5 of 5

Our trip started off with a bang, literally, my truck engine blew up 5 miles from arriving. After a tow truck drop off, David was so kind to lend me his truck so our family could get groceries, etc. He then continued to go above and beyond by driving me to get a rental car the following day. Can't say enough of how thankful we were. The house itself was great, our kids (6,5,1) loved playing in the fenced yard and down at the waterfall just a few steps down into the back woods. Great proximity to Dupont (we hiked Triple Falls/High Falls/Hooker Falls 3 times, nice easy flat trails ~1 mile to each) Only about 25minutes to Pisgah waterfalls/Brevard downtown. New place "Canteen" about a mile down the road for local beers and ice cream for the kids great after a day of hiking.

Each morning and evening we had 3-6 deer friends visit and even had a large black bear swing through the front yard 1 evening to sample the deer corn.

The cabin itself is spacious and great for a family retreat.

Already planning our return, HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Baltimore, MI
5

The Home and amenities are fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

Also, the property is incredible .....peaceful and beautiful.

The entire area is awesome with lots to see and do.

We'll be back!!!!!

Thanks,

Jeff and Carol

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

A Great Week at Amos Acres

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week at Amos Acres. The property was exactly as advertised. The cabin was absolutely lovely, and the setting was superb. We enjoyed sitting out back and just listening to the stream in the background. It was a treat in the early evening to watch the deer come out to eat corn near the front gate. We have already interested one of our cousins in the property and hope to hear that they stay there too.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Asheville
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Sherwood Forest
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 276
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Cedar Mountain Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
Dupont State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Caeser's Head state park
Nearest Point of Interest
Sherwood Forest golf course
Nearest Point of Interest
Connestee Falls
Nearest Point of Interest
Pisgah National Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Pretty Place chapel
Car: recommended

One mile south of Dupont state forest, five miles north of the Caeser's Head ranger station.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 11.5%

Stays of less than three days will incur a $65 housekeeping fee. Renters paying on the BOOKIT option will have the fee deducted from their deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.