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Luxurious Mountain Condo - Relax and Enjoy the NC~ Mountains

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Are you looking for a relaxing, luxurious stay in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains? Would you enjoy skiing at Sugar or Beech Mountain or does tubing and hiking sound more your speed? A vacation to our NC mountain condo is just what you need.

The Lodges at Elkmont is a newly constructed condo development featuring all the luxuries and comfort of home. They are located just outside the charming downtown of Banner Elk. Banner Elk and the surrounding communities offer a wide array of High Country activities such as skiing, tubing, hiking, golfing, rafting, horseback riding, fishing, gem mining, swimming and biking.

Not only are the ski slopes only a 10 minute drive away for winter enjoyment there are also lakes, waterfalls, hiking trails and golf courses for you to enjoy the rest of the year. You can enjoy Wildcat Lake for a day of swimming, canoeing, sand volleyball, picnicing, .... a hike to Linville Falls or a short drive to the original General Mast Store in Valle Crucis (candy store, ice cream stand and an expansive park next door all incuded).

Fall in the mountains of Banner Elk is a breathtaking spectacle of color and enjoyment. It is a special time to be visiting the area so make sure you book early during the month of October, the peak of the fall colors.

You also can't beat the weather during the Spring and Summer in the NC mountains. At 4144 feet above sea level the summertime temperature rarely reaches above 80 - 85 degrees with low humidity. It is a haven to escape the summer time heat! Spending the cool evenings of Spring and Summer out on the condo's deck; eating dinner at the outdoor table or enjoying the sounds of the brook running are all peaceful benefits of staying at our condo.

The condo itself is luxurious and constructed with the utmost attention to detail and quality. Hardwoods in the living room and dining room, tile in all the bathrooms and kitchen, beautiful wood trim throughout, tongue and groove wood ceiling in living room, ceiling fans in each room, large pantry, spacious laundry, walk in closets, attractive cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, gas fireplace and large walk out deck access from living room as well as the master bedroom. It offers a king bed in the master with its own bathroom and spacious walk in closet. The second bedroom downstairs has two twin beds, large closet, attched bathroom with a jacuzzi tub/ shower. The third bedroom upstairs has a queen bed and adjacent bathroom with tub/shower. Upstairs also has a pool table to be enjoyed. The kitchen is equipped with top of the line appliances, large walk in pantry, granite countertops and all the pots, pans, dishes, glassware, etc.. you will need to cook a delicious home cooked meal. There is also a large laundry room with a sink and a new washer and dryer.

Banner Elk is a wonderful town to visit short term or as a seasonal visitor. Please come visit our condo for your next venture to the NC mountains! It is spectacular!!

Keywords: Condominium, Condo, Ski Condo, Vacation Home,Condo in the Mountains, Lodge close to skiing, Fall colors condo,

More Details

Stephen Demaine
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2018

About Stephen Demaine

We live in close by Charlotte and enjoy visiting the beautiful NC mountains.

Stephen Demaine purchased this condo in 2007

Why Stephen Demaine chose Banner Elk

We chose The Lodges at Elkmont because of its close proximity to Charlotte. We can drive up for a relaxing or a fun filled weekend with or without our kids. We love driving up during the winter with friends to hit the local ski mountains. We also love escaping the summer heat of Charlotte. We often go up to hike and enjoy the many rivers, lakes and parks. And we always try to get up at least once during the month of October to see the beautiful leaves changing. It is a wonderful area to explore.

What makes this condo unique

We also enjoy the various golf courses in the area. My children and husband often can find a tee time at the last minute and spend some great outdoor time hitting the ball around. Sugar Mountain Golf Course is just one of the many they have visited. We also love to go to Valle Crucis about 15 minutes down the road. The kids love the candy store and park. It is a great park for a run, basketball, soccer, wading in the creek or a picnic lunch on the grass or in the covered eating areas. You can't go wrong with hiking to see Linville Falls. If you want some alone time with your significant other don't miss the gourmet restaurant Artisanal right down the road from downtown Banner Elk. It is closed during the winter months. If you are there during the winter there are stilll many resturants to choose from in Banner Elk, Blowing Rock or Boone. Blowing Rock is always a nice day trip of shopping in downtown or at the outlets, eating, canoeing at the surrounding lakes or hiking at Blowing Rock. And don't forget hiking and sightseeing at Grandfather Mountain. Unbelievable views with great trails and a small animal zoo with bears, otters..... Don't miss it! Our condo is centrally located to all of these great attractions and more! You can't beat the location!


Banner Elk Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • King size beds (1) In Master bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) In upstairs bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (1) Two twin beds in second bedroom downstairs.
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


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Luxurious Mountain Condo - Relax and Enjoy the NC~ Mountains
average rating of 4.903226 based on 31 reviews

Exactly as described

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jennifer, Thank you for the wonderful review I hope you have found your canine since your return home. Sincerely, Stephen DeMaine
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Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Great spot for a weekend getaway. The condo was clean and well kept, the kitchen stocked well with supplies/amenities. Our family will definitely plan another visit.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jay, I'm glad you and the family enjoyed your time in Banner Elk at my property! Have a great New Year. All the best Stephen DeMaine
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Perfect mountain getaway!! Very nice and cozy!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this rental in Banner a Elk. It was the perfect location for skiing at either resort as well as eating at all the local restaurants. I highly recommend this condo and town for a quiet, quaint getaway!!

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great property.

  • 4 of 5

Very good experience.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent place, well-situated and furnished.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for the month of July 2017 and could not be more pleased. Condo was furnished with quality, and the kitchen contained all you would need, especially if you are planning a longer visit and doing some cooking in. Stephen was easy to work with, always available by phone or text. Television and Wifi were reliable, something we had had problems with in other mountain spots. A couple small issues were tended to within hours, and we have no hesitation recommending this condo to anyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Eatonton, Ga

Awesome place, comfortable, convenient, clean, cozy, need I say more!

  • 5 of 5

We had the most amazing time here! Close to everything, we will be back!!!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Grandfather Mountain State Park
Beech Mountain Resort
Grandfather Golf and Country Club
Sugar Mountain Resort
Beech & Sugar Mountain Skiing
Sugar Mountain Ski Area/Sports
Mountain Glen Golf Club
Banner Elk Stables
Zuzda -- CLOSED
Banner Elk Cafe
Brick Oven

Visit Grandfather Mountain, Blowing Rock, Boone, Linville, Appalachian State Universtity in Boone, Drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway (exceptionally popular and beautiful during the fall when the leaves are changing color, stunning!!!)


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85
Damage Deposit $250

A refundable security deposit of $250.00 is collected with payment and refunded once the cleaning staff has inspected the condo for any damages.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.