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Creekside Cottage in Chimney Rock

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Call or email for Special Rates! This charming 1000 square foot cottage is private, quaint, welcoming and exceptionally clean. Come sit on the back decks and enjoy over 200’ of private creek frontage, cook hot dogs and marshmallow at the campfire, or sit on the double swing overlooking our two small waterfalls and relax on a half acre of frontage on Hickory Creek. We like to boast that we have one of the best view of the Creek and Hickory Nut Gorge and surrounding mountains. Discover the magic of Hickory Nut Gorge and Chimney Rock!

Chimney Rock Cottage is perfect for a romantic getaway or small gatherings of up to 6 people. The Cottage has one king-size bed, a double bed in the second bedroom, a queen-size sofa bed in living room, a Franklin stove with gas logs, three AC window units, Washer and Dryer, fully equipped kitchen (except no dishwasher), televisions, DVD players and outdoor grill.

Guests love to share breakfast on the deck at the intimate Creekside table for 2 and watch the sun dance over the small double waterfalls below. There's also a larger outdoor picnic table for additional seating. Beyond the deck, an inviting boardwalk beckons you to enjoy nature's playground of over half an acre of shady woods and creek frontage in a park-like setting. The crystal clear waters of Hickory Nut Creek are perfect for wading, fishing or just splashing around to cool off after a hot day. The less adventuresome can laze away the day in the hammock, lulled to sleep by the rushing water sounds of the creek, just a stone's throw away. In the evenings, it's a cottage tradition to gather around the fire pit for roasting hot dogs and marshmallows and sharing a picnic supper down by the creek.

We would also highly recommend that you visit Chimney Rock State Park for hiking and the town of Chimney Rock for gem mining, shopping, eating, especially ice cream, which are only a 3 minute drive from the cottage; Asheville, only 20 miles from the cottage is fantastic for shopping, dining and entertainment. Charming Hendersonville also has a quaint f=downtown and variety of shopping, dining and entertainment and is a quick 15 minute drive. Explore too while you are here the beautiful Lake Lure a 7 minute drive with 360 degree panorama views, fine dining, a manmade beach and water slide, rent a boat or bring your own and of course fishing.

Finally, after a full day exploring this beautiful area, fall asleep at the end of the day to the sounds of rushing Hickory Nut Creek which can be heard from every room in the cottage. As our guests often note at the end of their stay, 'Chimney Rock Cottage was all you said it would be . . . and more.'

No pets allowed.

Keywords: creekside cottage, chimney rock

More Details

Property Manager
jerry graham
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2018

What makes this cottage unique

Enjoy your morning coffee sitting on the back deck overlooking double waterfalls on the creek.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We had the most amazing weekend here! The pictures of the cottage do not do it justice. Everything is perfect from inside to outside. This is our new number one place to stay when we come to Chimney Rock! Thank youso much for sharing your home. We will definitely be back many more times. Until next time!
Apr 2014
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Amenities

Chimney Rock Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen
  • King size in Master, double bed in second bedroom, queen size sleeper sofa.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
Fire pit area with seating on Creekfront

Reviews

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Creekside Cottage in Chimney Rock
average rating of 4.6732674 based on 191 reviews
Knoxville, TN
5

We really enjoyed our stay at Creekside Cottage! It was perfect for our girl's getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This cottage was perfect. The house was clean and we had everything we needed but the best part was the backyard right on the beautiful creek. The porch was wonderful, as well as the fire pit and there is a perfect place for a hammock overlooking the creek. The sound of the rushing water was very relaxing. The back yard is very private even though the cottage is on the main road and very easy to find. We hope we will be able to visit again.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Everything you Needed

  • 5 of 5

It was a great little view and the cottage has everything you need. It felt like a home away from home.My family enjoyed the stay and the mountain escape.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Customers tell us that this cottage and the location is wonderful comfort and relaxation.
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Great.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. The creek in the backyard with the fire pit is so relaxing.

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very old cottage. Not enought clean as I expected.

  • 2 of 5

Very old cottage. Not enough clean as I expected. We have 3 mice in the house..we could not sleep the 2 first nights. Finally, we bought sticky mouse trap, and killed the mice. The cottage has to be renovated to look more pleasant.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We do get an occasional mouse in the cottage especially during winter even though we have a pest service. It has to do with the location of the cottage being in the woods and right on top of water.The cottage is cleaned after every booking and deep cleaned twice a year. This is the first time I have heard that furnishings need to be updated. Most everyone loves this cottage and setting.
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Creekside was great!

  • 4 of 5

The view from the deck was amazing. Loved hearing the rushing water. The cottage was nice. King bed was comfy. Good location.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's a great place to hang out and enjoy the beauty of nature. The cottage is nice and comfey too.
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5

great location

  • 5 of 5

everything thing was great

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Other Activities: Kayaking, Rock Climbing, Horseshoes, Boating, Miniature golf, Shopping

Though still somewhat of a hidden gem, Rumbling Bald Climbing Access is considered to be world-class bouldering and technical rock climbing with some of the best terrain in the Southeast. It contains an estimated 1,500 bouldering problems that are easily accessible in this non-fee section of Chimney Rock State Park. The most popular climbing seasons are fall and winter.

A new half-mile hiking trail from the parking area to the climbing area was completed in December 2012 with the help of a group of local volunteers, including the Carolina Climbers Collation, Friends of Chimney Rock State Park and Carolina Mountain Club. Visitors may park in the designated parking area located off Boys Camp Road. Cars should not be parked along the entrance drive, on the grass or along the wooden bollards. Additional parking is available at the Town of Lake Lure's municipal parking lot on Hwy 64/74A, from which you can carpool. For directions and the latest information, visit www.ncparks.gov

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $35
Tax Rate 12.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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