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Modern Farmhouse Apartment. Gorgeous & Spotless. Sleeps 5 +. 20 Mins from Town.

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Light-filled, open concept LR, DR and Kitchen. Bonus sleeping space behind sofa.

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Last updated: 03/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

The ultimate in secluded, safe accommodations on an Country Estate Property.

A little bit industrial loft, a little bit rustic retreat, a little bit country cottage -- our guest apartment is perfect for one or two couples, with or without children in tow (or a girls' weekend). We are family owned and operated.

Open-concept living/dining/kitchen with polished concrete floors and tall, wood-beamed ceilings. Immaculate. Beautifully finished and furnished, down to luxurious 600TC 100% cotton linens and towels. We are 100% legal and carry full commercial liability insurance!

On ten acres in a truly pastoral area just south of Asheville. Secluded and nestled in the woods, yet flooded with natural light. Completely private, fenced rose and boxwood garden provides outdoor lounging, dining and fire-siding (firewood and fire starters are provide for all of our guests). Hot water tap in the garden for hillbilly hot-tubbing (kids only!).

Green & allergen-free. No-VOC paints used throughout. Organic, unscented cleaning and laundry products used exclusively. Natural fiber rugs, upholstery and window treatments. Slip-covered upholstery, frequently laundered. No pets of any kind ever inside the home.

COMPLETELY TOBACCO & PET FREE, we also ask that our guests go without aerosols, perfumes, and other scented products during their stay. AC with top-of-the-line filter. Fresh organic and/or local treats only stocked for your enjoyment. DirecTV package includes ESPN.

Family is on the property, out-of-site, but close enough if you need a restaurant recommendation! Our guests' serenity and privacy is our number one priority. The guesthouse is a legal, permitted apartment -- with wired smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, fire dampers, and commercial insurance.

Access: 15-20 minutes to downtown Asheville and the Biltmore. Ten minutes to Blue Ridge Parkway hiking trailheads. Renowned road and mountain biking literally right out your door.

Traveling with young kid(s): We've got a roll-out bed for the little one, plus indoor and outdoor toys for all ages. Drop us a line and we'll prepare for his or her arrival. Kids on the spectrum are especially welcome!

Traveling with a baby or toddler: We are baby/toddler ready! We set up a pack-n-play (purchased new annually) with organic bedding for sleeping. Plus, we've got an infant-to-toddler tub that sits right in the shower, baby's own hooded towel, a high chair and/or toddler seat, and a swing for our littlest travelers.
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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english, poco espanol
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/22/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 850 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 5
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 2 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 child bed, 1 baby crib

    Queen & Twin (Murphy) beds in GR. Rollaway cot for tots....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Baby/toddler tub provided. Hillbilly hot tub outside too!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games:

    Access to Wii available upon request....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Extensive collection of children's animated feature films....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    For stays of one week or more, we will provide access to in-home washer and dryer. If you'd rather not, we will provide free drop-off and pick-up at our local by-the-pound laundry service....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Public pool open during summers is two minutes from the property....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 - May 28, 2017
3 night min stay

$500
flat fee
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay

$500
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$135 $155
Fri, Sat
$935 $2,800

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Tax Rate 13.25%

Notes:

A $25 per night additional guest fee applies to all travelers 12 years and older, after the first three travelers. We can accommodate five "adults". Additional fees may also be applied, regardless of the age of the traveler, after the five adult traveler limit has been reached.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 03/22/2017
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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Joint Nexdoor
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Local Joint

Car: Necessary

15 minutes to Biltmore Estate.

20 minutes to downtown Asheville.

10 minutes to nearest supermarket (Ingles).

13 minutes to the nearest organic market (Earthfare).

10 minutes to a truly great latte.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Full time Mom to three part-time geniuses - ages 13, 11, and 8. Full time interior architect and designer. Full-time owner, cleaner & manager. Part-time wife. The property is our ongoing, 20 year project. Chickens were added in 2014 (guests are welcome to their free-range, organic eggs), and goats in 2015. We're planning for a new, larger vegetable garden one of these Springs! We value our guests' privacy and comfort above all. Please don't hesitate to ask for anything you need to make your stay more enjoyable.

Why the Owner Chose Fletcher, NC, USA:
The property offers the ideal mountain experience: Gorgeous views, without the falling-over-a-cliff landscape which usually accompanies it! Secluded, rolling hills dotted with cows, yet close to downtown. Farmland punctuated by mountain and equestrian homes. We've never had a visitor who hasn't commented on the serenity and the beauty of our property.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Women traveling alone, or with little ones, can enjoy complete privacy while feeling 100% safe. Families with babies can rest-assured that no infant cries have ever penetrated the sound-proof ceiling!!


Contact us

Speaks: english, poco espanol
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/22/2017

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Photos

  • Light-filled, open concept LR, DR and Kitchen. Bonus sleeping space behind sofa.

    Light-filled, open concept LR, DR and Kitchen. Bonus sleeping space behind sofa.

  • Another perspective. LR TV angles for viewing from the bed.

    Another perspective. LR TV angles for viewing from the bed.

  • Keurig, coffee k-cups, tea, sugar, honey & organic cream  provided.

    Keurig, coffee k-cups, tea, sugar, honey & organic cream provided.

  • We provide organic eggs from our very own hens.

    We provide organic eggs from our very own hens.

  • Turning slightly to view the front door & dining area. Huge windows all around!

    Turning slightly to view the front door & dining area. Huge windows all around!

  • Inspired bedroom with fantastic HTC designer linens and huge windows.

    Inspired bedroom with fantastic HTC designer linens and huge windows.

  • Switching to winter bed linens, with down comforter. Gorgeous quilts always!

    Switching to winter bed linens, with down comforter. Gorgeous quilts always!

  • Marble mosaic floors in the frameless glassed-in shower.

    Marble mosaic floors in the frameless glassed-in shower.

  • Games & toys for all ages. Plus a library of design, history, & fiction books.

    Games & toys for all ages. Plus a library of design, history, & fiction books.

  • Southern view from the garden.

    Southern view from the garden.

  • Queen bed lowered in charming bonus space, w/ private closet and dresser.

    Queen bed lowered in charming bonus space, w/ private closet and dresser.

  • View from the living room into the kitchen. Serious cooks, ask for an island!

    View from the living room into the kitchen. Serious cooks, ask for an island!

  • Euro-style appliances, and complete set of stainless steel pots & pans.

    Euro-style appliances, and complete set of stainless steel pots & pans.

  • View out the kitchen windows (and of the glassware ;-)

    View out the kitchen windows (and of the glassware ;-)

  • Cozy, yet bright, dining space with wallpaper accent wall, changed annually.

    Cozy, yet bright, dining space with wallpaper accent wall, changed annually.

  • Now you can really see the bed, with its slipcovered headboard.

    Now you can really see the bed, with its slipcovered headboard.

  • Fully tiled bathroom with marble countertop. Extra vanity space just outside.

    Fully tiled bathroom with marble countertop. Extra vanity space just outside.

  • Scent-free, everything-free soaps and lotions. Adjustable shower head.

    Scent-free, everything-free soaps and lotions. Adjustable shower head.

  • Front door and a walkway lined with rose bushes.

    Front door and a walkway lined with rose bushes.

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