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BEAUTIFUL CLEAN LOG CABIN,VIEWS,3/2 ,FP, FIREPIT 10 MinASH

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,560 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

I traveled to the mountains where the eagles made their nests. There I saw the hand of God: I saw creation at its best.......

To lighten your heart, ease your mind, relax your body, renew your spirit and heighten your sense of awareness to the peace and contentment found in the wonderful gifts of nature, there is no better place than the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Great Smoky Mountains, and, as our many visitors know, COUNTRY HAVEN is where to experience it all.

This magical retreat is an authentic log cabin filled with beautiful antiques and many articles handcrafted with care by the owner adding a touch of warmth and charm to every room. For your comfort and pleasure, no detail has been overlooked. The cabin is well appointed to assure a comfortable stay. If you love peace and quiet, you will not be disappointed. This alluring cabin and our smaller cabin 'Tranquility Knoll' are situated on 1 1/2 acres of privately owned land, nestled among rolling hills with majestic mountains in the background. As you relax on the wrap-around covered porch or breakfast on the deck, you will enjoy the scenic view along with the country sounds of chickens,cows, horses and donkeys on the neighboring land. You will be pleasantly surprised when wild turkeys wander by and most amused as you watch buffalo. West Highland cows grazing in the adjacent field. Sitting quietly, you can even hear them munching on the grasses'.Evenings sit around the firepit and roast your marshmellos.

In the open Living Room you can curl up on the comfortable, plush sofas or reclining chair, reading a book while the chef cooks up a storm in the fully equipped kitchen that has everything one could possibly need. The two Bedrooms on the main floor have a full and queen bed with top quality mattresses, sheets, quilts, comforters. Each bedroom has beautiful antique oak dressers, reading lamps, ceiling fans. Many of the paintings, crewl work are all made by family members, Throughout the cabin you will see one of a kind articles made by Carl. The Bathroom has a two seater shower w/glass shower doors, plush towels, soaps, shampoos, hairdryer.The Bathroom flooring is Marnoleum, a 'green' product. Walking up the staircase with the mountain laurel pickets brings you to the Loft that has a full size futon for extra sleeping, other comfortable chairs to watch the 42' flat screen TV. The Master Bedroom includes a queen size mattress with top quality sheets,beautiful quilts, antique oak dressers, reading lamps, ceiling fan, even an extra love seat so you can enjoy reading before retiring.. The Bathroom has full tub/shower , plush towels, soaps, shampoos and many more ammenities.

Although COUNTRY HAVEN is a tranquil world away, the cabin is only ten minutes from downtown Asheville - a city with many world-class restaurants, year-round live entertainment, museums, art galleries, theaters, concert halls, large exhibits at the Civic Center, great shops, coffee houses, a farmers' market, Nature Center and various activities at UNC Asheville, Asheville is an antique hunter's paradise. The River Arts District produces some of the best art in America. Take the Trolley and visit one or visit them all.

The Biltmore House, America's largest privately owned home, is a 15 minute drive from the cabin, as is the Grove Park Inn and Spa, a world-class resort and golfer's delight. Black Mountain is within a 30 minute ride, and in an added 15 minutes, you can reach Lake Lure, Chimney Rock Park and Wolf Laurel Ski Resort. In an hour, you can be at Mt. Mitchell-the highest mountain in the Eastern United States.

Other points of interest include Penland School, Cataloochie Valley, Montreat, Linville Gorge, Grandfather Mountain, Pisgah National Forest, Looking Glass Falls, Sliding Rock, Harrah'sCherokee casino and Indian Reservation, Smiley's Flea Market, The Appalachian Trail and the Blue Ridge Parkway.

COUNTRY HAVEN is open year round and is easily accessible. We are local owners who are available anytime to see to your needs. Our properties are spotless, well maintained to assure you a most comfortable stay. This special cabin is the perfect getaway. You can experience both town and country - truly the best of both worlds. Be sure to check our our website with slide show.

For 2-4 guests check out our other cabin 'Tranquility Knoll' vrbo #389215

GIFT CERTIFICATES make a GREAT present...

Keywords: Log Cabin, Vacation Home, Mountain Rental

More Details

Owner
Linde Lutz
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 28, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Wow' what a great 4th July weekend. We came up here with our family and friends, and enjoyed the cabin so much. There was plenty of room for 4 adults,4 teens/preteens and infant. We cooked on the grill you provided, sat at the picnic table,played games, watched the kids run around in the yard and roll down the hill-such a lovely space. The buffalo were entertaining, the miniature donkey adorable, the views constantly changing and beautiful. The rooms were so beautifully and thoughtfully appointed, as was the amazing porch. Pillows and blankets on a porch- so luxurious. Oh-and we loved the mountain laurel railings-very cool. Thank you for a great weekend
Jul 2010
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Amenities

Leicester Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1560 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Bathroom on main floor has 2 seat shower w/glass shower doors. Plenty of towels provided. Bathroom on second floor has tub with shower. Shampoo, conditioners, body wash, hair dryers are provided
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2) Two bedrooms have high quality queen mattress, (1) 1 bedroom has an antique full size bed with high quality mattress, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) A full size futon is in the loft with extra thick mattress.. Also have queen Aerobed if needed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(119 traveler reviews)

BEAUTIFUL CLEAN LOG CABIN,VIEWS,3/2 ,FP, FIREPIT 10 MinASH
average rating of 4.907563 based on 128 reviews
Greensboro,NC
5

Well equipped and great location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful visit at Country Haven. The home was very clean and well equipped with anything we needed. We had 2 young children with us and they loved being able to play outside in the yard and look at the animals next door. The location was very convenient for visiting downtown Asheville. We would definitely return for another visit.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pittsboro, NC
5

Prestine Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this cabin was very enjoyable. The cabin was like new! The kitchen was fully stocked with dishes, pots and pans, utensils, etc. Even the bathrooms had personal hygiene items. Our granddaughter's favorite activity was to visit the cows, donkeys and buffalo, especially feeding the cows and donkeys carrots. The cabin was located in a very rural area but not too far away from downtown Asheville. We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family spent a week at Country Haven. The cabin was perfect! Location is ideal. 10 min to downtown Asheville but very private and peaceful. We enjoyed meeting the neighbors and watching the animals . We sat by the fire pit every night. So relaxing! You will not be disappointed here!! We are all looking forward to visiting again. Country Haven is our new family vacation spot!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Southmont, NC
5

Wonderful Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a week at this lovely log home. It is beautifully furnished with everything you need to relax and enjoy your stay. The house is tastefully decorated with antiques, lovely framed pictures and art work, whimsical treasures as well as the functional necessities. Convenient to Asheville, the mountains and other points of interest. We were greeted by the neighbor's bison and donkeys. Just a tranquil, peaceful setting made for relaxation. We plan to come back again and again with our family. Our thanks to the thoughtful owners of this property who know how to provide just the right touch to their guests. We thank you!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Cabin Close to Asheville

  • 5 of 5

Came with a group of women and had a wonderful stay. The home is perfect for a group with all needed amenities included. It's a beautiful home and the surrounding scenery is gorgeous (including the bison!). Not an expensive or long Uber trip or drive from downtown Asheville, but far enough out to enjoy the mountains.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Breathtaking!

  • 5 of 5

Such a beautiful view! Property was well equipped and clean.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Leicester Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125
Tax Rate 10.0%

HOLIDAYS $300 MEMORIAL DAY,JULY 4,LABOR DAY, THANKSGIVING,CHRISTMAS EVE,CHRISTMAS DAY,NEW YEARS EVE, NEW YEARS DAY ***3 night min ALL HOLIDAYS and months of JUNE,JULY,AUGUST, OCTOBER
**PLEASE NOTE: THE OFF SEASON RATE ONLY APPLIES TO UP TO 6 GUESTS MAX. 6-8 guests $250/ ***WEEK BOOKINGS DO NOT GET CHARGED EXTRA FOR WEEKEND.

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