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Riverside Luxury In The Blue Ridge Mountains

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 950 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

On the Cane River with 2 riveside parks with 200 hikeable acres

'Trillium' at RIVERWALK...Private, Cozy AND Immaculate! Spend a weekend or a week in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Great location for every season of the year!

Each of our cabins, Trillium & Morning Glory, provide a large, private, 6-person hot tub just outside the door. Sit in one of the front porch rockers to enjoy the view of the Cane River and the horses in the pasture along the rivers border. At night, look up and be amazed by the abundant number of stars in the sky like you've never seen before.

What would a mountain cabin be without the scent and warmth of a wood burning fireplace? Each of our cabins has a wood burning fireplace. We provide free and unlimited wood for our guests so you can enjoy cozy fires all day and all night, if you'd like.

If you demand comfort and ease while away from home, you'll find it here! Each kitchen is equipped as if it were our own for year round use. We also provide a starter supply of coffee, tea, hot cocoa and related supplies (sweetners & creamer) so you can arrive late, if necessary, and without feeling pressure to immediately run out for supplies. Tissue & toilet paper, paper towels, bath soap, dish soap, laundry soap, iron, blow dryer...it's all there. If you need something out of the ordinary, let us know. Chances are we can make it available. Once you check in we want you to sit back and relax.

Comfort, we demand it and so should you! Every guest will rest well in our beds. Our mattresses are all Simmons Beautyrest and guests continue to give our beds the highest marks. Each cabin sleeps up to 6 guests. The master bedroom has a queen bed while the loft bedroom upstairs provides guests the option of either 2 twin beds or a king. Simply specify your preference when booking the reservation. Each of the 2-floors has a full size bathroom. The sleeper sofa in the living area will sleep 2 additional guests. A porta crib is available upon request.

Wireless internet, telephone with unlimited long distance and the best cable package Direct TV has to offer is all included with our cabins.

Get out and see the surrounding area or stay on the property for your entire vacation (which is what many repeat guests enjoy doing). All the property surrounding our cabins is family owned and available for exploration by our guests. The neighboring barn and horse riding arena are owned by Laura's parents, Paul & Judi Ewing (the original Riverwalk cabin owners). For a small fee, guests may now book time with Judi and her horses. Kids especially get a kick out of learning how to care for and groom a horse.

Two private, family owned, riverside parks are available for guest use as well. Between these two parks guests can enjoy river tubing, a youth zip line, built-in swimming pool, fabulous trout fishing, a LARGE fire pit and a covered picnic pavilion with grill. Did I mention how fabulous our parks are for outdoor events? Weddings, family reunions, birthdays??? Yes, FABULOUS!!

2-wheel drive vehicles are usually adequate to get to and from the cabins to the state road. If you have any difficulty whatsoever, we live just around the corner and are available to help you 24/7.

More Details

Owner
Laura Watrous
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 16, 2017

About Laura Watrous

I'm Laura Watrous. My husband and partner, Brett Watrous, are the owners of the two luxury vacation cabins that make up Riverwalk Vacation Rentals. We love our life in the mountains and find great joy sharing our special piece of the world with guests. Our cabins were originally designed with the kind of comfort and luxury we strive for when we vacation.

Laura Watrous purchased this cabin in 2006

Why Laura Watrous chose Burnsville

The saying goes: 'I wasn't born in Burnsville but I got here as quickly as I could' The climate is perfect with four different seasons: Beautiful cool Summers, colorful Falls, relatively mild Winters, and fresh colorful Springs. Trillium is in a perfect location to make the most of why a Blue Ridge Mountain vacation is great any time of the year.

What makes this cabin unique

Trillium cabin is private yet convenient to features not available anywhere else. This cabin sits just above the Cane River. The view from the front porch is of the river as well as of the horse pasture which borders the river. Guests of Riverwalk also have access to two privately owned riverside parks which cater to our guests. One with pool & playground, the other with picnic pavilion, river tubes, large fire pit and youth zip line. There are 200+ acres of hiking and exploring right on the Riverwalk property. Neighboring farm with people friendly horses, donkeys and a goat. Farm owner offers horse 'time' for a small fee. Riverwalk is close to Blue Ridge Parkway, Mount Mitchell and The Pisgah National Forest (pedestrian, bike, equestrian trails).

Amenities

Burnsville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Downstairs bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Choice of (1) king or (2) twins
  • Downstairs bedroom: (1) Queen size Beds Upstairs loft bedroom: Choice of (1) king or (2) twins Sleeper Sofa
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Trillium cabin makes for an ideal honeymoon suite for weddings held at Sunset Gatherings, one of the two riverside parks available for guest use. Visit www.sunsetgatherings.com for more information.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.894737 based on 57 reviews
5

Perfect !

  • 5 of 5

Pleasant stay. Our family had a lovely time.

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

Great location to relax and visit with Great Friends

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the cabin. Most of all we enjoyed the fire place and the fact the wood and starter was provided. We met friends and sitting around the fire and talking about the special times we had through the years was even better.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything was awesome!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and cozy!! Loved it!

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Family Mountain Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed a few times at the Morning Glory but this was our first time staying in the Trillium cabin. Both cabins are exactly the same. Both clean and immaculate. The cabins have everything you need to get started on a relaxing stay. If you need anything, its just a quick trip to the grocery store in the lovely little town of Burnsville. The cabins are the perfect size for both a small and larger family or a fun girls weekend with the option of twin beds or King on the second floor. All of the beds are so comfortable. We enjoyed the proximity of Trillium to the pavilion and river area. This was great for our little dogs to run around. We had our 6 year old son with us and he enjoyed seeing the horses up close and we all enjoyed the hot tub. We went on an adventure and hiked nearby Mt. Mitchell. It was a short 1 hour drive. We had hot chocolate and roasted marsh mallows by the fire. Everything is so beautiful and peaceful. We can't wait to come back next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Most of our repeat guests ARE because they don't just enjoy visiting the NC mountains, but because they enjoy what being a guest in Riverwalk has to offer. Thanks for your loyalty and for loving Riverwalk as we do! LEW
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5

Wonderful, clean property! Owners are super nice. Loved ever second.

  • 5 of 5

We will definitely return. Beautiful views. Trout fishing, hiking and just hanging out. Outstanding experience.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a great review! Look forward to your return!! LEW
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Great spot

  • 5 of 5

5*

Laura was very communicative and easy to reach. Family loved the property. Secluded, clean, has AC for summer months.

Only thing I would note for future renters is that Two wheel drive compacts might have trouble navigating the gravel road especially in snowy conditions. My two wheel drive SUV made it there with no problem.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Matt for posting a review. Glad you all enjoyed your stay :-)
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Map

Nearest Airport
58 Miles
Asheville, NC
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Snap Drapon
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Mt Mitchell Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Downtown Burnsville
Nearest Ski
17 Miles
Wolf Ridge Skl Resort
Car: necessary

Trillium Cabin

Google Maps or smartphone GPS destination address = State Rd 1112, Burnsville, NC “State Rd 1112, Burnsville, NC” is also known as “Toodies Creek Rd”, then:

? From 197 S / Pensacola Rd, turn right on “Toodies Creek Rd”, cross over bridge. Continue on “Toodies Creek Rd” by turning left on the other side of the bridge.

Travel approximately ¾ mile up “Toodies Creek Rd” to “Ray Farm Rd”, turn left (be carefully looking for the street sign as it is visible but the actual street is not. “Ray Farm Rd” dips down so you cannot see the street until you turn onto it).

Take “Ray Farm Rd” until you see the group of mailboxes to the left…continue straight entering “Sledrunner Rd”. Follow Sledrunner around the horse pasture, Trillium is 2nd cabin on the right.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $90 + Tax
Pet Fee $0
PET FEE: See NOTES $0
Tax Rate 10.0%

PETS:
Additional $15/day - $75/week or longer, per pet + tax. Pets will be invoiced post acceptance of "Reservation Requests" & "Instant Book". Max of 2 pets permitted. Pets must be house trained and well behaved when left alone. Pets are not permitted on the furniture or beds, regardless of size or habit. Guests with pets are required to bring comfy accommodations for their pets. Cabin linens (blankets, towels, etc) are not to be used on pets...period.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.