Winter Holiday Retreat : Spacious Family Condo with Amazing Views(20 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
SPACIOUS 3 Bedroom, 2 Large Bath, 2 level mountain top condo, outstanding views
You enter the front door into an enclosed heated 'mud' room to store all your boots, coats and gear.
Enter the living space with a wall of windows and sliding door to the deck. The living room has seating for all with large custom super long couches. The carpet is brand NEW and PLUSH. The stone fireplace is charming and provides easy ambiance and heat with gas log setup. The New BIG SCREEN Sony 40' tv can be seen from all areas of the living space. There is plenty of lighting both with ceiling spots and elegant lamps.
The decor of this unit for all you fashionistas has an Anthropology meets Denmark style. You will enjoy the flavor of this condo with it's custom designed amenities and style. IT DOES NOT HAVE A HOTEL FEEL, but an eclectic stylized Aspen home vibe.
The living room flows right into the dining room with large expandable Danish wood dining table. Tucked under the circular staircase is a bistro set that can be placed on the deck for al fresco dining.
This rarely used, new to the market condo comes equipped with wireless internet, cable tv, DVD player, BOSE bluetooth sound link so you can bring all your music with you on your phone, tablet or laptop and enjoy quality sound, and the classic radio/record playing stereo. There are the classic board games for young and old to enjoy.There is a wireless phone for the great room to use for local and toll free calls.
The Master Bedroom has a brand new Beauty Rest Queen mattress. There is plenty of drawers in the Ethan Allen furniture and large closet with luggage rack. The room also is equipped with a VANITY and SINK! No lines to brush your teeth at the first floor bath! The master bedroom has plenty of lighting with brand new Pier 1 lamps and a telephone at bedside. There is a 7 foot view window to watch the birds sing in the summer and watch the snow drifting down on the evergreens in the winter. All bedding is new.
Bedroom #2 has new Twin memory foam beds. There are two Ethan Allen Designer Series chests of drawers and a large closet with luggage rack. The closets in all rooms are equipped with extra blankets. Telephone at bedside. There is a window to take in the great outdoors and let the sun shine in. The beds are not to be moved and rearranged.
The downstairs bathroom is spacious with tub/shower. There is brand new flooring and coat of paint. New fixtures, new towels and shower curtain. There is one sink and plenty of drawers and cupboard space and nightlight.
The two bedrooms and downstairs bathroom can be separated with a closing door to the living space for those who need their rest and for those who stay up all night telling ski stories and watching Jimmy Falon and movies.
Climb up the spiral staircase and there will be those begging to get the loft room as their accommodations. This fun hang out room has three twin beds, two large closets, a large dresser, a tv suitable for gaming and fun chair to play those games including Guitar Hero and Play Station. You will not miss the SHAG carpeting. It is loved by all! There is a window to check for snow and watch the stars. Volume soaring ceilings make you feel like you are in a chalet. The loft bedroom overlooks the main living space so all feel apart of what's going on downstairs.
Upstairs there is a bathroom with bathtub/shower and one sink. There is plenty of storage and counter space. I wish I had a spacious bathroom this big back home! Yes it has a surprising color scheme.
All laundry of towels and bedding is included with your rental as well as housecleaning.
The housekeeper is available for you if you have any needs or questions during your stay. The unit is cleaned after your departure. The cleaning fee is included in your rate.
NOW, step out onto the DECK through the sliding doors. Enjoy some quiet time to take in all the beauty of why you came to be here. Share some quality moments with your family members or friends. It was definitely worth the trip!!
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Member since: 2012
- On floor 2
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player:
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items:
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 6 - Mar 14, 2017
3 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Mar 16 - Sep 5, 2017
3 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Tax Rate 12.75%
HOLIDAYS Rates plus 20%
Holidays are: Thanksgiving Weekend wed-sun
Dec 20 - Jan 1
Fourth of July
50% non-refundable deposit within 21 days
Manager's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting manager when booking
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This beautiful condo is in the perfect area on Beech Mountain. It is at a high altitude affording amazing views above the treetops. Beech Mountain Ski Resort is only a half mile away and walking distance for the young and hardy. There are 7 lifts and 15 trails. The Beech Mountain Resort has been one of the most popular ski destinations on the east coast for 45 years. The elevation and snow-making capabilities make it some of the best skiing in the Carolinas. The ski village has everything one could need both for skiers and non-skiers including a lodge, restaurants, shopping and ice skating.
From our condo, a beautiful 3 mile drive takes you to the city of Beech Mountain's Buckeye Lake Recreation Center providing fitness classes, hiking trails to falls, a running trail with lake views, weight training, fitness classes of all types including 2 kinds of yoga, basketball, cardio equipment, a library and daily activities for kids, teens and adults.
Enjoying Beech Mountain means enjoying it's beauty. Hiking trails are all over Beech Mountain. A visit to Lake Coffey Park includes a lake trail and fishing pier. From there you can take the Upper Pond Creek trail or more challenging Lower Pond Creek trail as you immerse yourself in hikes full of streams, rapids and boulder view spots surrounded by beech trees, evergreens with the occasional glimpses of wildlife. Just walk out the front door of the condo and go for a walk and you will see vistas, deer and enjoy the fresh quiet serene beauty of the top of Beech. Beech Mountain has plenty of restaurants ranging from the family friendly pizza place to the charming and 5 star quality romantic spot. Fred;s Mercantile is nearby to get that quick meal, provisions and bottle of wine.
At the bottom of the mountain is the charming college town of Banner Elk. It offers a dozens of restaurants including my favorite 'Frogs and Monkeys', shopping, theater, churches, a winery complete with tours and excursion companies offering whitewater rafting, tubing, caving and winter sports and sleigh rides. All this is within 15 minutes of the condo. Highway 194 in Banner Elk leads the way to one of the most scenic drives in America: The drive to Valle Crucis is sheer beauty and charm where many a visitor enjoys the stop to tour historical Mast General Store. Mast General Store is full of fun for everyone and there is always something going on with musicians or festivals to make it worth the drive.
Winters are full of snow and crystal beauty. Summers are cool. As soon as you climb the mountain, you forget the steaming hot temperatures of whereto you came. There are activities every week on Beech including kite festivals, bike races and renown music festivals. The town has put together so many activities for all ages, there is always a list of things to do to fill in your time. My favorites are hiking, outdoor yoga, fishing, rafting, golf and tennis. There are so many activities for children they can look forward to hay rides, arts and crafts and swimming. Cool days and nights with fresh mountain air, windows wide open and beauty everywhere you look.
Year Purchased: 1982
Why Beech Mountain, NC, USA:
Our family is based in Florida and we wanted a retreat from the heat and the experience of the seasons for our entire family to enjoy. The times we spend here brings us all together. When we walked in the door and saw the view stretching for as far as the eye can see, left to right, we were stunned. There is something special about moving around in this space always knowing the great expanse is all around you. We liked the peacefulness of living at the higher elevations of Beech Mountain. We also loved the condo setting with some people around to get to know. Yet, this condo does not feel like a condo at all. It is an end unit and the soaring ceilings and two levels make it feel like a single family home. Having a condo setting makes locking up easy with property managers to keep an eye on the unit for us.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Beech Mountain is charming and the only city at such a high elevation on the east coast. The town does so much to offer amenities and everything is very upscale centered around the Beech Mountain Club. The road to our unit is paved all the way and very well kept. When you enter Squirrel Lane, the road becomes gravel. Squirrel Lane has a cute little park as you enter the street. You will see a small building that says 'Northridge Villas' and you park there and walk down from there to our unit and up the stairs to the front door. It is close to everything, yet far away. It is nice just to walk around the villas themselves and the streets nearby up to sunset park. You can have as much activity as you want or no activity. The unit is very clean and comfortable with everything in mind to anticipate your needs. It feels like a special home, not a hotel room. It is your cabin in the woods get away.
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Autumn splendor with magnificent views
Spacious Great Room
everything is provided
open floor plan with galley kitchen
Up you go!
spacious deck with amazing views
This is it!
Entry 'mudroom' with glass storm door to let the outside in & fresh summer air
Spacious room with gas fireplace
Queen master bed
Large Master, and large closets throughout
Memory Foam Mattresses
Loft Living... bedroom 3 sleeps 3 and is retro cool!
Bose Sound Link, bring your device and play your music
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Tuesday, January 17, 2017
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