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Elk River Cabin*Pet Friendly*Hot Tub*Sauna*Views*WiFi*Fireplace*Sun Porch*

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6)



Welcome to the Elk River Cabin!

This is just what you are looking for in a year around, 4- seasonal, mountain getaway retreat!

The Elk River Cabin is an authentic log cabin that was originally built in the 1800's in Marion, NC. It was dismantled, with all the logs being numbered, and re-constructed at its current location.

It has been renovated to retain it's timeless and rustic charm. The many special features include Twig exterior & interior railings, oak hardwood peg flooring on main level, full masonry stone fireplace in the living room and fully renovated baths.

Upper Level: Master Bedroom, Guest Bedroom, One Bathroom

Main Level: Kitchen, Dining room, Living Room, Sun Porch and One Bathroom

Lower Level: 2nd Master Bedroom, Bunk Beds, Bathroom and Laundry

The cabin is located only about half a mile from the stoplight in downtown Banner Elk. Close to restaurants, shopping and festivities, but far enough away for peace and quiet.

The cabin is located only ½ mile from downtown Banner Elk and within ¼ mile to Lees McRae College.

Sugar Mountain...... 4 miles

Beech Mountain...... 5miles

**Holiday Rates will be charged and a 3 night minimum stay will be required for: Presidents Day Weekend, MLK Weekend, 4th of July Weekend, October & Thanksgiving Weekend. Holiday Rates will be charged Highland Games Weekend & December 15th, 2017-January 7th, 2018.**

More Details

Property Manager
Marsha H Ruppard
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017


Banner Elk Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath #2 - toilet , shower , on bottom level of the cabin
    Master Bath #1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , On Upper Level of Cabin with Master and Guest Bedrooms
    Main Level Bathroom - toilet , shower , On Main Level with Kitchen and Living Room
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Upper Level Guest Bedroom - 2 double
    Master Bedroom #1 - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom#2 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed
  • Master Bedroom #1 Queen size bed, HD TV Upper Level Guest Bedroom 2 Full size beds Master Bedroom #2 Queen size bed and bunk beds, HD TV
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • jetted tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Elk River Cabin*Pet Friendly*Hot Tub*Sauna*Views*WiFi*Fireplace*Sun Porch*
average rating of 4.866667 based on 45 reviews
Greensboro, NC

Wonderful well designed getaway property.

  • 4 of 5

The refurbished cabin was very well maintained and equipped with everything you need. It was very private yet close to downtown. Parking was tight but adequate. The property was spotless and tastefully furnished.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review! We try to anticipate our guests needs and take cleanliness and maintenance very seriously. You are welcome back anytime!
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wonderful vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful, relaxing time at Elk River Cabin! Will definitely be back, Thank you Marsha!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! Relaxing is just what the cabin was made for. You are welcome back anytime and I look forward to your return.
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Beautiful and close to town.

  • 5 of 5

The property is very roomy and beautifully decorated. We had plenty of room for six people. Even though it is close to town it still has a view.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great getaway! Beautiful views at this secluded retreat which is very close to town.

  • 5 of 5

The location was excellent and the themed decor was very cozy and appropriate. The cabin is clean, comfortable, and well stocked with needed supplies. We stayed three weeks. The beds were comfortable and we had plenty of room and privacy when guests visited. My two concerns are very specific to our situation, but worth mentioning: 1) The lighting in kitchen is very poor and it made it difficult to cook, work at kitchen table, find light sockets, the evenings. On plus side, it is easy to get to restaurants in town. 2) My husband is 6'3 and his brother who visited is 6'7... the stairs were a little difficult to navigate for these big guys. If you are tall or have mobility issues, just know there is a price to pay for the coziness and authenticity of this cabin. But overall it was well worth it!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful, peaceful setting!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time. We celebrated our 38th wedding anniversary in a beautiful, relaxing setting. So convenient to town and all the great places to eat. We loved it!

Nancy R

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy Anniversary! Thank you so much for your review! There are several really great restaurants within a mile or so of the cabin. So glad you got to enjoy them.
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it was perfect

  • 5 of 5

I highly recommend this cabin for your vacation. We wished we could have stayed longer

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! Hope to have you back soon!
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Banner Elk Cafe
Bayou Smokehouse & Grill
Grandfather Vineyard & Winery
Zuzda -- CLOSED
Lees-McRae College
Lodge Espresso Bar & Eatery
Dunn's Deli
Louisiana Purchase
Grandfather Mountain State Park
Sorrento's Bistro
Banner Elk Winery
Louisiana Purchase
Banner Elk Cafe & Lodge
Food Lion

Directly located in-between Sugar Mountain and Beech Mtn ski resorts, within ½ mile to downtown Banner Elk and Lees McRae College.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Pet Fee $75
Damage Deposit $350

Holiday Rates will be charged ($350/per night) and a 3 night stay will be required for these dates:
2nd and 3rd weekends in October
Martin Luther King Jr weekend
Presidents Day weekend
Holiday Rates will be charged December 16, 2016-January 8, 2017
Holiday Rates=$350/per night
Pet Fee $75/per pet, 2 dogs max.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.