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Mountainside Views in South Asheville Near Biltmore & Parkway

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 550 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

You'll relish the peaceful serenity of this beautifully appointed 1-bedroom mountainside apartment while appreciating its convenience to South Asheville's shopping, restaurants, and entertainment. Located on the lower level of our home in an upscale development, we offer our guests absolute privacy with the assurance that we are closeby should any need or question arise.

There's nothing better than a good night's sleep in the mountains, and you're sure to sleep like a baby on your comfortable king bed with 100% Egyptian cotton bedding, laundered without dyes or perfumes. The bedroom, which can be darkened even in the daytime, has it's own TV, a recliner, and the convenience of a large en suite bathroom with tub/shower, plush luxury bath towels, and hair dryer.

Whether you plan to cook gourmet meals or just make morning coffee during your visit, you'll appreciate the fully equipped kitchen, featuring all brand-new appliances, including dishwasher, microwave, icemaker, and coffee maker. The kitchen's bar area seats 3 and opens into the spacious living room, where the plush sofa offers a great place for a nap or for watching your favorite TV show.

Your private entrance features a 10 x 10 deck with majestic mountainside views and fresh air amidst a rhododendron grove. It's a great place for breakfast before a hike or shopping excursion, and it's the perfect spot for a drink in the afternoon before heading out to dinner at a nearby restaurant, to a concert or the theatre.

A private washer/dryer and iron in the apartment make laundry convenient for those planning longer visits. You'll also appreciate the central AC/Heat, ceramic tile floors, ceiling fans, Wifi (please note that our DSL service -- although the fastest available -- accommodates only limited UP-load speed), and 2 flatscreen satellite TVs offering all major pay/premium stations.

Those wanting a place to get away from their everyday routine will appreciate the fact that cell-phone reception here on the mountain can be limited.

Located within 15 minutes of downtown Asheville, Biltmore Estate, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville Airport, Asheville Mall, and many other major places of interest, this mountainside refuge offers the best of the area's beauty and conveniences.

Keywords: Beautifully appointed 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath apartment. Private entrance in the lower level of our home.

More Details

Owner
Tim
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 27, 2017

About Tim

Jeff is an elementary school teacher and Tim is a professional musician and small business owner. We've been happy together for 15 and enjoy hiking, theatre, travel, food, and spending time with friends and family.

Tim purchased this apartment in 2005

Why Tim chose Smoky Mountains

We have always loved the Asheville area because of its natural beauty, its emphasis on the arts, and its concern with the environment. We were fortunate enough to make a permanent move to the area in 2005. We love our home and its location here, and we are happy to be able to share a part of it with those who are looking to enjoy a vacation in the Asheville area.

What makes this apartment unique

The best part of our property is the combination of privacy and an 'away from it all' feeling in a beautiful mountain setting while at the same time having access to all the conveniences we need within a 5-10 minute drive.

Amenities

Asheville Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Because of the hazard of woodland fire, electric & gas grills, fire pits & open fires are strictly prohibited, as is the use of fireworks & firearms.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • King size beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

Mountainside Views in South Asheville Near Biltmore & Parkway
average rating of 4.97561 based on 41 reviews
Suffolk, Virginia
5

Wonderful Weekend in Asheville!!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay in Asheville...we only wish it could have been longer! The city is amazing...so much to see and do and the atmosphere is so upbeat! We saw friendly faces everywhere we went. The Trolley Tour was a perfect way to discover the town and who doesn't wouldn't love a visit to Biltmore..it's on so many people's "bucket list."

The apartment was perfect for us. It worked out great since we knew we'd just be staying in the few evenings we were in town (darn Buddy the constant travel companion!) and your place was so much more comfortable than booking a hotel room. We had all the comforts of home (thanks for the treats & wine but I brought along plenty PLUS paper products!!) and felt so cozy. The bed was very comfortable...we loved the pillows! We even took a picture of the tag in hopes the brand was listed! All the extra touches you gave the apartment (which was so nicely decorated!!) were so thoughtful and kind....we really appreciated everything you did to make it such a great getaway spot! And once we discovered Hendersonville Road and all the restaurants/ etc. there...we didn't feel as remote as we did when we first arrived. The apartment really is close to so much and you just wouldn't realize that at first.

I'll definitely hope on VRBO to offer a glowing review...we are still on catch up mode having to go back to work today...but I wanted to write first chance I got to let you know how much we enjoyed staying in the apartment.....we miss it already!!

Sandy & Tom Boone

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charlotte, North Carolina
5

Great Asheville stay!!

  • 5 of 5

Wow . . .Where do I start? Probably the best deal for your money in the Asheville area. The location is great, its 10-15 minutes from everything we wanted to see in Asheville. Biltmore, Blue Ridge Parkway, downtown Asheville, great dinning . .all 15 minutes or less. We drove the less than 30 minutes to do a short hike at Craggy Gardens, then discovered Mount Mitchell was only another 15 minutes past that. So we ended up doing 2 relatively short but beautiful hikes in half a day! The apartment is great . . . SUPER clean and the perfect size for 2 people. I never thought I would say a place is TOO quiet, but the 1st night we actually had trouble sleeping because the silence was unsettling, but we fixed that by turning on a ceiling fan. The host I dealt with, Tim, is very friendly and laid back, and was easy to communicate with. We never met, even though they live right upstairs, but that's fine with me, it felt totally private! We were left some snacks and a bottle of wine that we were happy to utilize on our day trips (the snacks that is), and we really appreciated that. There is also good selection of books if you want to spend a day relaxing in the apartment. Great experience all around and I would highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a road trip from Minnesota to Asheville. Stayed in 10 different places, 9 hotels - Hampton Inns, Comfort Suites, etc. - and one VRBO - here. This was by far our favorite place. It was clean, quiet and private. Beautiful kitchen area, and very comfortable bed. We are not the B&B type as we like our privacy. Tim met us when we arrived, gave us some tips on the area and that was the last we saw or heard from him. Now we wonder why we would ever stay in a hotel again. Thank you for the wonderful stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baltimore, MD
5

Quiet & Restful

  • 5 of 5

Place looks just like the pictures and very clean. The kitchen was well equipped, even had coffee, creamer and snacks if you don't make it to the store the first day. Located far enough away to be quiet but just a seven minute drive to plenty of restaurants, grocery stores and shopping. Tons of books, magazines and tv stations for those rainy days you don't want to go any where. The road the house is located off of is nicely paved with mirrors at some of the turns so never had a problem navigating the road. I look forward to a longer stay next time.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Perfect for the two of us and our dog. Very comfortable, clean and Tim was a great host.

  • 4 of 5

One disadvantage of being on top of a mountain is that there are no flat surfaces to walk the dog! So, the dog and I walked up and down the mountain for exercise....there were some ouches involved! We had a great time.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We always want both guests and their pets to feel welcome and comfortable at our home. As a gesture of hospitality, we, unlike many hosts, don't charge any pet fees, deposits, or cleaning charges. Approximately 75% of our guests bring dogs along -- some for as long as 6-month stays -- and some of them ask about places to walk their pets before booking. Other guests, upon arrival, ask for suggestions about where to walk their dogs and we are always available to make recommendations. Since we limit pets to small dogs only, we assume that the several smaller grassy areas around the house are adequate for bathroom breaks. We also assume our description of "mountainside" (about 1/3 the way up our mountain) alerts visitors that ours is not flat land in case that is a consideration. For longer walks, most have found our private road here on the mountain (approximately 1.5 miles in length) to be a beautiful, safe, serene, and clean place for walks by both humans and dogs (but, like virtually every mountain road, not flat!) Other options include many nearby areas of flat ground, including pet-friendly parks.
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5

Quiet, private, and very relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a great, relaxing visit. We were able to meet Tim, who was very sociable and informative on the area. Easy to reach if needed. The kitchen was supplied well with dishes, etc for our cooking/baking needs. We were close to the activities of Asheville and surrounding area that we visited and had plenty of time to relax, enjoy a glass of wine in the evening or coffee in the morning. Beautiful area! Thanks Tim & Jeff!

  • Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Biltmore Village & Biltmore Estate
Nearest Point of Interest
Downtown Asheville
Nearest Point of Interest
Blue Ridge Parkway
Nearest Point of Interest
Biltmore Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Asheville Airport
Nearest Point of Interest
Chimney Rock
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Lure
Nearest Point of Interest
Brevard Music Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Grove Park Inn
Nearest Point of Interest
Asheville Mall
Nearest Point of Interest
Downtown Hendersonville
Nearest Point of Interest
NC Arboretum
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Asheville Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$99
$2,499
 
 
Leaf Season
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
$2,999
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
Holidays 2017
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$99
$1,999
 

Additional information about rental rates

Nightly rate is for a maximum 2-person occupancy. Should the guest party include a third person, there will be an additional charge of $45.00 per night. Occupancy is recommended not to exceed two persons. The maximum occupancy is limited to three persons, which is limited to fewer than 7 nights. Special rates and minimum stay requirements may apply to special events, holidays, and peak seasons.

Owner'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.
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