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Appalachian Ski Mountain Retreat- Off Blue Ridge Parkway-Blowing Rock

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Summer View. Large Deck for lounging.Chaise lounges, Gas Grill, Table, Chairs

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Last updated: 11/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Book Your SUMMER STAY-Monthly or Weekly Now! Ski Mountain Acres is a Private Community on popular Appalachian Ski Mountain ( beginner and intermediate skiing) between BOONE and BLOWING ROCK. Minutes to the BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY and all attractions. Galleries, Shops and Restaurants within minutes. As well as Hiking and Blue Ridge Parkway. Blowing Rock has a long history as a summer resort since the 1840. Summer Temperatures rarely reach 79 and most evenings are in the high 50's. The Mountain Breeze is what people seek...the scent of blooming rhododendron just outside your window. You may pick the summer Blooms of daisies, hydrangea, lilies for your arrangements! This is a PET FREE home and not a child friendly home. No children under 10.

Check my Guidebook for area activities and google the area...you will be rewarded with a Cultured Mountain Community!

In the WINTER, The proximity to the ski slope is 2 minutes to entrance gate. NOTE: CAUTION, In the winter, you need a 4WD or AWD auto/SUV to safely navigate roads. Roads are snowplowed and maintained.

This area offers a convenient location for either town. About 6 minutes to Blowing Rock restaurants or Boone!

This home is uniquely appointed with period antiques and resembles a 'European Mountain Retreat'. Great Room is rustic mountain decor with 39' TV. WIFI, too. The beautifully appointed French-style Master Bedroom features a Queen bed for 2. , sofa, private bath , Cable TV (32" ), dressing table and closet space. Luxury Linens and Towels provided!
Upstairs features 2 additional guest Bedrooms with a shared Bath/Shower. 1- Queen Bed and 1- Full size Bed
Dining table inside seats 6 and plenty of seating in Great Room.

Rocking chairs and tables for outside Grilling and Dining on open deck , large garden lot, your own entrance and driveway. Recommended for mature and responsible adults. No Children under 10. This is a PET FREE HOME.

FOR THE HOLIDAYS - House is decorated with natural and vintage accents, local evergreen trees, garlands, pumpkins and harvest decor for NOVEMBER and DECEMBER Holidays.
OCTOBER is the most Popular Month so book the WHOLE HOUSE (3) Bedrooms and (2) Bathrooms:
WEEKLY and MONTHLY RENTAL FOR SUMMER/FALL/WINTER available. YEARLY LONG TERM LEASE available.

3 bedrooms. max. 6 adults. Please inquire for any details.
This rental is within 6-10 minutes of over 30 restaurants and these attractions:
The Blue Ridge Parkway
Downtown Boone & Blowing Rock
Appalachian State University
Blowing Rock Art and History Museum
Westglow Spa
Chetola Spa
Tanger Shoppes on the Parkway
Tweetsie Railroad
Horn in the West/Hickory Ridge Homestead
The Blowing Rock

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Owner

Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/02/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    18 and over. Must be responsible. This is a quiet, strict HOA covenants. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    I will consider 10 and over....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Master on Main

    This is a very romantic space....moreless

  • Upstairs- French: 1 queen

    Lovely space with closet...moreless

  • Upstairs Victorian: 1 double

    Victorian style- closet,chest,dressing table....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Limestone tile shower with seat...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Master Bathroom has walk in limestone tile shower

Other Amenities

  • This area boasts enormous attractions in the Summer and Winter: http://www.appskimtn.com/ http://www.blowingrock.com/ http://www.blowingrock.com/ http://www.blueridgeparkway.org/...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Currently, I have a 39' Flat screen set up with expanded cable in Great Room and smaller size in Master only. ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    A summer and winter view of the mountain range from the deck of home....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Circular drive for ease of entry/exit....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Land Line...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Not to be used on 2 night stays. Only for long term rentals....moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    a authentic BUCK Stove. I will instruct on proper use....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    enough for 6 guests. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Dishwasher Soap provided. You must wash your own dishes. Do not leave dishes unwashed please....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Microwave. Oven stove features gas/elec. Oversize oven. Crockpot, coffeemaker,teapot,dishes, bar ware, essentials...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Large Oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    salt /pepper/sugar and basic condiments. Ask if you need something ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Double door icemaker and filtered water on door. ELMIRA exclusive appliances....moreless

  • Stove:

    ELMIRA high end appliances. Dual Fuel and large food warmer....moreless

  • Toaster:

    Toaster and, George Foreman elec. grill. ...moreless

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas Grill. GAS provided....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    2 minutes down the neighborhood to the base and parking...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$250
$1,600 $3,700
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Please check up to date weather and SKI CONDITIONS here http://www.booneweather.com/Forecast/Appalachian+Ski+Mtn

Can be very Hazardous in winter! AWD or 4WD auto is a must. I can provide "Stocking Service", fire started, wood ready, groceries, and specialties. I design, ( professional artist /designer) lovely GIFT and SPECIAL OCCASION BASKETS for guests. Fees apply.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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Location

  • Appalachian Ski Mountain

    "You can drive or walk to the Ski entry from my home"

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  • Moses H Cone Memorial Park

    "This is a must see! "

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  • Appalachian State University

    "Be sure to visit The College of Education Building and The Belk Library to view large scale ..."

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  • The Belk Library Atrium Mural

    "View the Atrium Mural here and at the College of Education Building next door."

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  • Six Pence Pub

  • Daniel Boone Native Gardens

  • Blowing Rock

    "The oldest travel attraction in NC...BEST views from observation deck of Johns River Gorge. ..."

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  • Chetola Resort at Blowing Rock

  • Gamekeeper Restaurant

  • Casa Rustica

    "nice quiet local restaurant. mostly italian."

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  • Best Cellar Incorporated

    "Very expensive. Consistently rated the BEST!"

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  • Bistro Roca

    "Local favorite. varied menu. Locally grown items on menu."

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  • Storie Street Grille

    "Popular with tourists and locals casual-- lots of local grown choices."

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  • Blowing Rock Visitors Center

    "pick up brochures and directions"

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  • Boone Golf Club

    "Public golf course. must make reservations."

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  • Watauga County Farmers' Market

    "Every Saturday in summer from 7:30 a.m to 1:00 Best place for local produce and meats."

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  • Food Lion

    "Local grocery store"

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  • Appalachian State University

    "Be sure to visit The College of Education Building and The Belk Library to view large scale ..."

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  • Canyons

    "A big favorite with tourists and locals. Casual ...Best view of the John River Gorge and Gra..."

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  • Foggy Rock Eatery and Pub

    "Very popular with locals and on 321 heading into to town"

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  • Kojay's Eatery & Coffeehouse

    "Local coffee house a meeting place in town."

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  • Blowing Rock

    "The oldest travel attraction in NC...BEST views from observation deck of Johns River Gorge. ..."

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  • Peabody's Wine & Beer Merchant

    "Best Wine and Beer shop- local brews as well."

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95 Miles
Nearest Airport
Charlotte International airport
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Boone Golf Course
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 321
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
30 within 6 minutes
0.1 Miles
Nearest Ski
Appalachian Ski Mountain

Car: Necessary

This rental is within 10 minutes of over 30 restaurants and these attractions:

The Blue Ridge Parkway

Downtown Boone & Blowing Rock

Appalachian State University

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum

Westglow Spa

Chetola Spa

Tanger Shoppes on the Parkway

Tweetsie Railroad

Horn in the West/Hickory Ridge Homestead

The Blowing Rock

Murals by Brenda Councill

Art Museums

Appalachian Summer Cultural Activities

 

Owner info

About the owner: I am a professional Artist and Designer. And my ancestor; Jordan Councill founded the town of Boone, NC in 1730. It used to be called Councill's Store not Boone.

Why the Owner Chose Blowing Rock, NC, USA:
This house is a warm, inviting antique filled retreat. This is NOT a typical rental. It is a 'home'. This is a quiet neighborhood with the advantage of mountain views, recreation and skiing within 5 minutes. NO PETS and NOT child friendly . Not children under 12. Many breakables in this "home". This is not a typical rental.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This rental is within 10 minutes of over 30 restaurants and these attractions: The Blue Ridge Parkway Downtown Boone & Blowing Rock Appalachian State University Blowing Rock Art and History Museum Westglow Spa Chetola Spa Tanger Shoppes on the Parkway Tweetsie Railroad Horn in the West/Hickory Ridge Homestead The Blowing Rock


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/02/2016

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  • Summer View. Large Deck for lounging.Chaise lounges, Gas Grill, Table, Chairs

    Summer View. Large Deck for lounging.Chaise lounges, Gas Grill, Table, Chairs

  • Master Bedroom-French Antiques. 39' TV, closets, dressing table, Sofa, chest

    Master Bedroom-French Antiques. 39' TV, closets, dressing table, Sofa, chest

  • Great Room with TV.  Large sofa,
seating at dining table for 6.

    Great Room with TV. Large sofa, seating at dining table for 6.

  • Dining for 6.

    Dining for 6.

  • Kitchen features ELMIRA Appliances, (Dual Fuel) 6 burner/ large oven.

    Kitchen features ELMIRA Appliances, (Dual Fuel) 6 burner/ large oven.

  • Wood Burning Stove

    Wood Burning Stove

  • Upstairs Bedroom- French Gold-Gilded
Queen Bed. Closet. Shared Bathroom

    Upstairs Bedroom- French Gold-Gilded Queen Bed. Closet. Shared Bathroom

  • You may enjoy Flowers and Pick them as you wish!

    You may enjoy Flowers and Pick them as you wish!

  • The Holidays are lovely! Appalachian Ski Mountain is in the  neighborhood!

    The Holidays are lovely! Appalachian Ski Mountain is in the neighborhood!

  • Winter View from Deck. Sorry furniture is stored for winter.

    Winter View from Deck. Sorry furniture is stored for winter.

  • GAS GRILL on DECK

    GAS GRILL on DECK

  • Your own entrance. A large circle drive for easy entry and exit.

    Your own entrance. A large circle drive for easy entry and exit.

  • Large Master Bedroom-Queen Bed. Private Bathroom adjoining.

    Large Master Bedroom-Queen Bed. Private Bathroom adjoining.

  • Dinner table on the large deck. Sorry, Furniture is stored in Winter.

    Dinner table on the large deck. Sorry, Furniture is stored in Winter.

  • Dining for 6.

    Dining for 6.

  • Upstairs- 22KT GOLD-GILDED Hand Carved  French Bed-Queen. LIKE PARIS!

    Upstairs- 22KT GOLD-GILDED Hand Carved French Bed-Queen. LIKE PARIS!

  • Victorian style-1 full/double bed. Dressing table, Closet. Shared Bathroom

    Victorian style-1 full/double bed. Dressing table, Closet. Shared Bathroom

  • Summer Garden. You may pick the Flowers!

    Summer Garden. You may pick the Flowers!

  • Fall is lovely! we are at 4300 ft.  Always cool.

    Fall is lovely! we are at 4300 ft. Always cool.

  • Winter sunset views are lovely!

    Winter sunset views are lovely!

  • Holiday decor is provided. Christmas tree is adorned with vintage ornaments!

    Holiday decor is provided. Christmas tree is adorned with vintage ornaments!

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