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'5 Boys' Mt. Retreat -Panoramic Views!- 5 Spacious Bedrooms & Gameroom

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedroom 3 Bath w/Mountain Views, Loft & Gameroom

*** PRISTINE HOME !! ***

Come enjoy some time away in this luxury home - beautifully constructed with post & beam architecture and wrapped in poplar bark siding.

Walk into the tile foyer, drop your gear and catch your breath as you notice log railings, unique timber architecture, 2-story vaulted tongue in groove wood ceiling, and open living areas. Head right out the back doors onto the secluded top deck to take in the mountain view.

When you step back into the house, check out our fully equipped kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless appliances, and a window to the world. The farm house table seats 10+ and there are 4 rustic bar stools at the counter. Fresh mountain air will invite you outside to eat at the huge picnic table.

In the den, imagine yourself snuggling into the generous sectional couch with a good book, or grabbing a remote and watching something on the included Netflix subscription (Roku included on all TVs!).

Walk behind the 2 story stacked stone fireplace to get to the first master bedroom with a vaulted ceiling, beautiful king sized, white pine bed, and private access to the deck. The master bath has everything you need including a Jacuzzi tub, double sinks, granite counter, tile floors and natural stone tile walk-in shower.

The second bedroom on the main level has a queen sized bed and a private entrance to a full bathroom--finished with granite and a tiled shower/bath combination.

When you look up to the vaulted ceiling, the log railing will invite you to check out the loft playroom. Here the kids will love the TV (Netflix and xBox included) and play space next to the bunk room furnished with 4 twin beds.

When you are ready, head downstairs to find the second master, another bedroom and the game room all with access to the expansive lower deck. This king master has a private sitting area and en-suite bathroom with a brushed stone tile shower and granite counters for the sink and vanity table. The other huge bedroom on this floor has 2 queen sized log beds and a flat screen TV.

The game room is made for hours of fun and includes a full-size air hockey table ready for your tournament! Prefer a sit-down game? How about cards at the poker table? Maybe you brought DVDs, or you'd like to watch a movie on Netflix (don't forget it's included!)?

Make sure to save time for outdoor living. We have over 1,400 square feet of deck space where you will love being outdoors relaxing in the hammock, having a picnic or grilling your dinner. Don't forget to head down into the back yard, where you will find benches and a fire pit - perfect for making s’mores!

Where ever you go in our home you are going to feel welcomed, relaxed and pampered. No need to head to the store the minute you arrive--your beds are made, your towels are ready and we've got paper products and basic supplies there for you.

Note, the walkway from the driveway to the front door has only 3 stairs, so with two of the bedrooms on that main level it is ideal for people with limited mobility.

This is a small neighborhood with a large 2+ acre property which provides full privacy from neighbors without feeling isolated.

Our home is conveniently located off Hwy 105 and 4 miles to Boone, 7 miles to Blowing Rock, 6 miles to Appalachian Ski Mountain, 7 miles to Tweetsie Railroad, 12 miles to Hawksnest and about 15 miles to both Beech and Sugar Mountain with easy highway access to all. While 4WD is always recommended during winter months, it is not required for access to this home.

IMPORTANT NOTES: (in order to maintain the quality of our home)

-- Responsible person must be at least 30 years of age and in attendance during the rental period.

-- Occupancy is limited at all times to 14 people. No parties/gatherings, or additional house guests.

-- Parking is restricted to 5 vehicles with no available on-street parking.

Our rental has partnered with Mountain Guest Services(www.MountainGuestServices.com) of West Jefferson to offer our guests concierge service - from sotcking your rental to assisting in planning a special event! Visit their website or call Concierge Manager at 828-773-3978.

More Details

Owner
5 Boys Mt. Retreat
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About 5 Boys Mt. Retreat

With 5 boys between 2 families who couldn't resist buying some mountain property? Our 2 families purchased this home in April 2012 and we've really enjoyed making this home a relaxing destination with lots of special touches. We love getting away to 5 Boys Retreat and we are sure you will too!

5 Boys Mt. Retreat purchased this cabin in 2012

Why 5 Boys Mt. Retreat chose Blue Ridge Mountains

When we drove just a few minutes from downtown Boone, and found this unique post and beam home nestled in the trees, we knew right away this was the place for us! We wanted a place that let us spread out a little, but also gave us a place to gather. We like to cook for our crowd, so we needed a big kitchen. We were looking for nature, so appreciated the mountain view and deck that feels like a tree house. This home had it all. At the same time, we also have fun wandering around Blowing Rock, skiing at Sugar Mountain, or doing the zipline at Hawk's Nest.

Guestbook comments from the owner

5 Boys made our 3 families sooo happy. Your home is perfect for vacation, especially Christmas. The views are spectacular and the house is warm and cozy. We can't thank you enough for sharing your family home with our families.
Dec 2014
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Amenities

Boone Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • PARKING: restricted to 5 vehicles with no available on-street parking.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • 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 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Main Floor Master - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Tile floor and shower, granite vanity
    Lower Level Master - toilet , shower , Tile floor, granite counter, vanity section
    Main Floor Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Tile Floors, 2 entries - private for main floor queen
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Master #1 - Main Floor - 1 king
    Master #2 - Lower Level - 1 king
    Bedroom #3 - Main Floor - 1 queen
    Bedroom #4 (2 beds) - Lower Level - 2 queen
    Bedroom #5 (4 beds) - Upper Level - 4 twin/ single
    Loft Area w/Futon - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Both Master bedrooms have large en-suite baths and main floor queen bedroom has private access to the 3rd bath. Pack-n-Play available as well.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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'5 Boys' Mt. Retreat -Panoramic Views!- 5 Spacious Bedrooms & Gameroom
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5

Always a great stay!

  • 5 of 5

This is our 5th year using this house during the Blue Ridge Relay and it is always a great stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This home is beyond beautiful and hard to leave.

  • 4 of 5

From the moment we entered the 5 Boys Mountain Retreat, we felt at home. It is a magnificent property and furnished like a cherished private home, not a rental property. The kitchen was the most well--appointed (and organized) kitchen any of us had ever worked in--and we did a lot of cooking during our stay. The only reason I did not give 5 stars was because the bathroom situation was not optimal for our needs: there are three beautiful bathrooms; however, two were ensuite and could only be reached by going through someone else's bedroom, which was awkward in the middle of the night. The third bathroom did have an entrance into the main floor hall as well as one of the bedrooms, but since there was no bathroom on the third floor, the people staying up there had to navigate a long stairwell whenever nature called in the middle of the night. We were a senior group of 11 so everyone needed to make night-time visits and it would have been nice to have another bathroom on the third floor (even a half bath) and it would have been nice to have an entrance into the lower level bathroom from the game room. The bathrooms themselves were beautiful, though, so if the above issues do not affect you, this is definitely a house for you.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We had our fantasy football draft there and it was a great choice! Everything was clean and as we expected. The communication for questions and additional details was very quick!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our family spent a great week in the Boone area.

  • 5 of 5

It is a perfect house for our family and is the second time that we have rented it.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Florida
5

Awesome!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 12 loved 5 Boys Retreat! Beautiful home, great location, and was incredibly well equipped, there was not one thing extra we needed that wasn't there..amazing. We consider this one of the best VRBO rentals we've ever stayed in. Can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great mountain house

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time with our family reunion. The rooms were very spacious and comfortable. Kitchen well equipped. Lots of places to sit and opportunities for privacy. The. best place we have rented. My son appreciated the book with recommendations for hikes and restaurants and had great experiences as a result.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $170
Damage Deposit $300

PLEASE NOTE: (in order to maintain the quality of our home)
-- Responsible person must be over 30 years of age and in attendance during the rental period.
-- Occupancy is limited at all times to 14 people. No parties/gatherings, or additional house guests.
-- Parking is restricted to 5 vehicles with no available on-street parking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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