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7th nt FREE-Creekside, Pet Friendly,Hot Tub, Fire pit,Wood Fireplace, WIFI, custom tile shower, granite counters

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

CHASING RAINBOWS-Unwind with the sounds of the rushing creek from the deck or in the 6 person hot tub with lounger, located on the side deck.

This cabin offers greatroom with wood burning stone fireplace and Satellite 42" Flatscreen TV/DVD to cuddle up and experience the crackling fire. Fully equipped kitchen with toaster oven, microwave, Keurig and regular coffee maker and all you need to cook & serve a great meal. The first bedroom is on the main level with queen bed. Upper level offers private loft bedroom with queen bed. Large bath with tub/shower combo and washer/dryer. Wireless internet available. Ceiling fans throughout and window AC May-September.

Relax on the deck with Adirondacks & picnic table, hot tub and gas grill.

Pet Friendly for small pets (20 lb or less) with prior notice & fee. Sleeps 4.

Enjoy BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAIN ATTRACTIONS near Boone NC and West Jefferson NC including:

-Shopping: Local shops including Antiquing, Crafts, and Art Galleries in downtown West Jefferson and Boone, Tanger Outlet in Blowing Rock, Groceries Stores including Super Walmart

-Dining: Casual and fine dining in West Jefferson and Boone, Local Brewery's (Boondock's Brewing, New River Brewing, Appalachian Mountain Brewery), Winery Tours (Thistle Meadow Winery, New River Winery)

-Canoe: Canoe, Tube and Kayak the New River with local outfitters including New River Outfitters, Zaloo's Canoes, Wahoo's Adventures, River Girl Fishing Company

-Trails: Waterfalls, Scenic Overlooks and Hiking/ Running Trails on the Blue Ridge Parkway, Mount Jefferson State Natural Area, New River State Park, Elk Knob State Park, Grandfather Mountain, Rocky Knob, Kerr Scott Dam, and Grayson Highlands State Park. Mountain Biking at the Blue Ridge Parkway, Kerr Scott, Rocky Knob, Virginia Creeper Trail, and others. Sight-seeing, photography, scenic drives, and bird watching also at these locations.

-Ski: Skiing, Snowboarding offered at Appalachian Ski Mountain (also offers Ice Skating and lessons), Sugar Mountain, and Beech Mountain. Snow tubing at Hawksnest.

-Zip-lining: Hawsknest, Sky Valley Zip Tours, High Gravity Adventures, Virginia Creeper Trail

-Fishing: State stocked trout stream, fly fishing, freshwater fishing

-Horseback Riding: Burnt Hill Stables

-Major Attractions: Gem Valley Gem Mine, Tweetsie Railroad, Grandfather Mountain, Mountain Air Golf Course, Jefferson Landing Golf Course, Church of the Frescos

-Festivals, Music & Marathons: Christmas in July, Merle Fest, Faith Fest, Blue Ridge Brutal, West Jefferson Backstreet Concerts, Fiddler’s Convention, Lansing Blues Festival, Local Concerts, New River Marathon, West Jefferson Gallery Crawls and Studio Tours

-Additional Sites: Ashe County History Museum, Local Parks, Fitness Centers, Public Library, Bank/ATM

-Medical Services: Ashe County Memorial Hospital, Mountain Family Urgent Care

More Details

Property Manager
Sherrie Bare, Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a day
Calendar last updated:
July 19, 2017

About Sherrie Bare, Owner

Our family loves the beauty of the mountains. We built this cabin in 2003 and visit it frequently. We believe in our cabin giving our guest a great vacation experience thus we keep everything updated.

Why Sherrie Bare, Owner chose Blue Ridge Mountains

We love the sounds and views of the rushing creek from the cabin and deck. The small community is a great place for long walks along the roadways. Very convenient to Boone and West Jefferson, yet privately nestled in the wooded setting away from it all! Convenient to the Blue Ridge Parkway and the New River as well as attractions such as Tweetsie Railroad, Grandfather Mtn, Tanger Outlets.

What makes this cabin unique

Area attractions include: Blue Ridge Parkway, Art Galleries, Antique warehouses, New River, Tweetsie Railroad, Grandfather Mountain, Burnt Hill Stables, downtown Boone and West Jefferson, Gem Mining, Dining, Shopping, Zip-lining, Virginia Creeper Trail, New River State Park, mountain biking at Elk Knob State Park, Mount Jefferson State Natural Area, Disc Golf at Ashe County Park, Kayaking, Tubing, Trout fishing, Appalachian Ski Mountain, Hawks Nest Snow Tubing, Music Festivals, Christmas in July Festival, Ola Belle Reed Music Festival, Merle Fest, Blues Fest, Old Court House History Museum, Church of the Frescoes, Gallery Crawl, New River Marathon, Blue Ridge Brutal, and many more.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We've just returned from a fabulous weekend at Chasing Rainbows. The house was exactly what we were looking for, very welcoming, very cozy. I hope we can come back again.
Dec 2013
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Amenities

Fleetwood Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Spacious full bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Two Queen beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
My cabin is creekfront and private. It is in a small community so enjoy lots of walking the roadways with mountain scenery. Roast hot dogs and smores in the new fire pit. We will be glad to arrange special items; like groceries, anniversary/birthday gifts for a fee. The area offers New River kayaking and tubing as well as fishing. Downtown West Jefferson offers antique malls, restaurants, coffee shops, weekend antique auction and numerous art galleries. Convenient to Ashe County Cheese, Tweetsie Railroad, Grandfather Mountain, Blue Ridge Parkway and Merle Fest.

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

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7th nt FREE-Creekside, Pet Friendly,Hot Tub, Fire pit,Wood Fireplace, WIFI, custom tile shower, granite counters
average rating of 4.2222223 based on 10 reviews
5

Nice and secluded for a perfect getaway trip.

  • 5 of 5

It was a last minute birthday trip, and I couldn't have been happier on spending it here. The cabin was very nice and homely. Sherrie was also awesome, helping me find the cabin and just overall being very welcoming. With the creek running and the woods surrounding you this is the perfect secluded place to get away and enjoy a vacation. I will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, We appreciate your review and comments on your stay at Chasing Rainbows! We are so happy you were able to enjoy your birthday at this cabin. It has so much to offer guests inside with comfortable furniture and some upgrades like the tile bathroom and outside with creek, hot tub and serene setting of getting away from it all. We look forward to you visiting again! Thanks 4 Seasons Vacations/Sherrie
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5

Weekend to Relax

  • 5 of 5

Pictures did not do this little gem justice! We had a wonderful relaxing weekend at Chasing Rainbows. The cabin was very clean and well maintained. The kitchen was equipped with nice cookware. It had everything we needed to cook. The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom was very spacious. We enjoyed the sounds of the creek just outside the cabin while we sat on the front porch and by the fire pit. The hot tub was a bonus. We can't wait to go back again!

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sherry, We appreciate your review on Chasing Rainbows! Your description of this creek front, relaxing cabin with a hot tub gives guests a great feel for what they can expect when they visit Chasing Rainbows. It has so much to offer inside and out, for a couple or small family. We can't wait to have you visit again! Thanks, 4 Seasons Vacations
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Charlotte
5

Amazing Time at Chasing Rainbows!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay in this beautiful cozy cabin. The place was very clean, it had everything we needed and more. The beds were comfortable, the kitchen was well equipped, and the hut tub was perfect! The location was great, surrounded by nature and right in front a creek with the relaxing sound of the water running. But also close enough to West Jefferson and other small towns where we could find grocery stores, restaurants, gas stations, etc. We will definitely be coming back again! Thank you so much for everything!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, We are so glad you had an amazing time at Chasing Rainbows. This cabin is clean and well appointed for all who stay. It is perfect for those who want to get away from it all but not be too far from shopping, dining and sight seeing. Close to West Jefferson and Boone area, anything you want to do is convenient. We look forward to you coming back to visit. Thanks, 4 Seasons Vacations
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Raleigh, NC
2

Chasing Rainbows – ok, just ok

  • 2 of 5

Chasing Rainbows was very cute and cozy with a wonderful fireplace. The mountain stream was delightful. However, it may be better for a cool weather or winter stay and look out for the hidden fees.

We should have gotten a clue when we noticed one of the reviewers indicated there were numerous hidden costs. We initially dismissed the idea but quickly recognized its truth. The website purported a nightly fee but this quickly rose by 22%/night once management fees and taxes were included and rose by 53%/night with pet fees. While this was disappointing, we decided to proceed.

The cabin, again, was very cute and cozy, and did sit across a gravel road from a wonderful mountain stream. However, the mountain stream was inaccessible to people or pets from in front of the cabin. There were no boundaries identified on either side so we accessed the stream on both sides. Apparently we trespassed on one side (toward the right) which was the preferred side and also rental property. We found this out, after the fact, with a call from the management company. Also on this call we were asked if we had removed a plastic Adirondak chair from that same next door rental property. Seriously?!? The website clearly shows that Chasing Rainbows has two, red plastic Adirondak chairs. We hardly needed to use or remove one from another property.

Other annoyances were the small window AC unit which took 24 hours to cool the very small cabin in the July heat, the kitchen light above the sink did not work and the hot tub cover was difficult to remove (not to mention the hot tub was right below the main electrical entry point to the house).

Again, may be better for a cool weather or winter stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying in Chasing Rainbows. I am glad you enjoyed the cabin and wished you would have called to clarify the creek access area. The property at the dead end of the road is a private log cabin with its own private creekfront yard, not a public access. Chasing Rainbows has a small creek front area to the left of the cabin if looking toward the creek with a bench right beside the creek (see pic). When reserving through VRBO please review the optional charges and choose accordingly as to the ones you want and do not want to add. Anytime you have questions please use the provided after hours phone number or call our office so we can assist you. Thanks, Sherrie
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Minneapolis
5

Weekend Getaway....

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful location, beautiful cabin... perfect getaway!

  • Submitted: May 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Laura. Please keep Chasing Rainbows in mind for future stays and let your friends know. Have a great summer! Sherrie
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Spindale, NC
5

Reunion weekend

  • 5 of 5

Chasing Rainbows gets an A+. My two friends and I wanted a quiet weekend in a cabin by the creek. The cabin was everything we hoped for...a great deck overlooking the creek, a hot tub, a well furnished kitchen, and plenty of quiet. The cabin was spotless when we arrived and had everything we needed. It was a beautiful weekend with the new season popping out right before our eyes. We're looking forward to our 2014 reunion in the same spot.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Alma, We are so pleased the cabin was everything you wanted and needed! We look forward to helping you visit again! Thanks so much!
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Map

Nearest Airport
118 Miles
Charlotte Douglas Int'l/Piedmont Triad
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Boondocks Brewing
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Mountain Aire Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 221
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
West Jefferson, NC
Nearest Ski
24 Miles
Appalachian Ski Mountain
Nearest Point of Interest
Church of the Frescoes
Nearest Point of Interest
Ashe County Cheese Factory
Nearest Point of Interest
Ashe County Civic Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Shatley Springs Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Zaloo's Canoes
Nearest Point of Interest
RIver Girl Fly Fishing/Kayaking
Other Activities:

Winery Tours, Ashe County Cheese Factory Tours & Store, 2 Churches of the Frescoes New River State Park, Mount Jefferson State Park, Blue Ridge Parkway, Kayak rentals & shuttle, Fly fishing lessons, Great mountain biking and hiking. Large antique malls. Walking downtown of West Jefferson w/shops, art interests, restaurants and historic/budget movie theater. Gem mining.

Creekside cabin conveniently located between West Jefferson and Boone, NC

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