Bryson Builtmore Mountain Views, Secluded, Fireplace, King Bed, Wi-Fi, Paved Rds(27 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4 nights
- Property type:Chalet
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Vacation Home, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 6)
Our mountaintop location is a short, scenic drive around Fontana Lake into quaint Bryson City. We are located a few miles outside of town and up the mountain on a paved road; our home is nestled high on the mountain and surrounded by protected land. With only three homes further down our road, the home is private and quiet.
Bryson City is a "laid back" town free from the congestion, traffic and noise that you came here to escape. Bryson in the summer is home to kayakers practicing on the Nantahala, hikers from Europe and the friendly locals. You can enjoy and "Cup o Joe" with Pam at Smokey Mtn. Perks (our favorite is the Parisian Wrap with the freshest produce you have ever seen) before exploring the locally-owned shops, take the drive to Cades Cove in GSMNP or take a step back in time aboard The Great Smoky Mountain Railroad. You can spend a weekday visiting some of the local antique shops or a day trip to visit the world famous Builtmore Estate in Asheville, before heading back for another beautiful sunset on the deck with family. There are so many options, but one of our favorites is relaxing the day away breathing the fresh mountain air with no plans.
At night, you can try your luck at the newly renovated Cherokee Casino, head downtown to The Cork and Bean for a sampling of local wine or check out the new micro brewery or simply kick back and gaze at the stars-which because of the lack of city lights, are so bright and feel like they are close enough to touch.
We are centrally located to the areas most popular attractions including: Nantahala Outdoor Center, Fontana Lake, Great Smokey Mountains National Park (GSMNP), Deep Creek, Cherokee Casino or the Tsali Trailheads. You could even try to strike it rich at the Nantahala River Gem Mine or other nearby prospecting locations. We recommend taking a pontoon boat for the day and explore Fontana Lake from Almond Boat Dock. Our property manager is a life long resident and can also offer locals advice on everything from fishing to the best place to see elk in the Cataloochee Valley.
For the outdoor enthusiasts, there is no better place: there are miles of rivers and lakes for fishing, rafting, hiking or you can tee up at the new Sequoyah National Golf course (designed by Robert Trent Jones).
Whether it’s for a lively family gathering or the intimacy of a much needed romantic get-away, we welcome you to our home where you can’t help but create memories that will last a lifetime.
EXTERIOR: The Bryson Builtmor is a single level home, perfect for folks who aren’t fond of stairs. You can relax at the outdoor table and chairs looking at the heavenly views, sipping your morning coffee and anticipating the beautiful sunset after dining outdoors at the close of your wonderful day. At night, it is easy to find your favorite stars in the wide mountain sky.
ENTRY LEVEL: Featuring an open floor plan with high ceilings in the main living area, creating a rustic lodge atmosphere. Interior accents include beautiful stained glass and a full size Bullwinkle the kids LOVE!
The front door opens onto the spacious great room, dining and kitchen area, with cathedral picture windows that let the mountain views wash over you. A comfortable sofa and a pair of rocking chairs sit opposite a gas log fireplace and provide seating for watching a movie or the big game on the large screen satellite TV.
For those who need to stay connected to the world or kids on Facebook, we have the best internet in the mountains with satellite speeds close to DSL. We updated our equipment in 2015 to ensure the best possible internet speed.
The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you will need to prepare snacks or complete meals. It includes a stove with oven, microwave, blender, Slow-cooker, toaster oven and coffee maker with ample counter-top space and a large island for preparation or serving. (Ingles grocery store is conveniently located at the bottom of the road, just before you reach the mountain.)
The dining room table seats six or you may choose to eat outdoors. There is also a gas grill just outside the back door for your use.
Master Suite; The master suite is privately located in the split floor plan and beautifully appointed with a king size bed and large private bath with an oversized whirlpool tub and separate shower. Also included in the master suite is a satellite TV and DVD player.
BEDROOMS: Down the hallway is a large full bath, shared by the two nicely-sized bedrooms with queen sized beds and closets.
There is a laundry room directly across from the bathroom.
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Member since: 2012
- 1600 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
We are pet friendly and understand including the four legged family members on vacation. Please provide a description including the size and breed of your pet. Having our pup does require additional cleaning, so we charge an additional $10 per day to cover the housekeeping. ...moreless
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Paddle Boating
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
Internet on property. Satellite service is a priority to our family and we have one of the best signals in the mountain. We have a modem and guests can also use the hard-line at for near DSL speed....moreless
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Cleaning $100
- Tax Rate 11.5%
Thank you for considering our mountain home for your Smokey Mountain vacation. We all looking forward to opening our family vacation home as the hub for your adventures in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina. Spend the spectacular Fall Leaf Season from the privacy of your own mountaintop Chalet, raft in the cool waters of the Nantahala River during the summer or take the kids on the Smokey Mountain Polar Express in December; on your way home choose your own Christmas tree from one of the local farms. During these popular seasons, we typically require a minimum of a three night stay but offer a discounted rate for weekly guests. Christmas and Thanksgiving and a minimum four nights, but we prefer weekly reservations. Thank you again for considering us as part of your North Carolina mountain vacation. Please let us know if you have any questions about our home or anything that will help you have the best vacation ever.
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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About the owner: Floridian who always dreamed of a mountain vacation home. After several years of educating himself on the process of building in the mountains, he decided on a floorplan and spent the next few years enjoying the process of creating this special place in the Smokies.
Why the Owner Chose Bryson City, North Carolina, United States of America:
This is our third year renting the home on VRBO. The home was used as a family vacation getaway for years, but we were only able to spend a few weeks a year enjoying the home. Our home has been meticulously maintained and looks like it is brand new!
The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
Beautiful mountain views from a secluded place on top of the ridge. We have spent the Spring making beautiful additions and improvements to the property. Our new satellite internet is almost as fast as DSL with the new dish.
- Primary: +1 9546839000
Secluded on the edge of protected forest. Amazing long range views.
Interior with vaulted ceilings, fireplace and beautiful wood ceiling.
Bullwinkle J. Moose
Master Suite: Spacious Bathroom with oversized jacuzzi tub.
Scenes like this are everywhere for the photographer of fisherman in the family.
Misty Mornings are spectacular!
Bedroom #3: 4 Post Bed
Hummingbirds buzzing all around our back deck. We photographed her in August.
Mountain Chalet with ope floor plan with 20ft. ceilings.
The kids LOVE Bullwinkle! 'Locals' report the herd still grazes on misty days.
Master Suite: Jacuzzi
Downtown Bryson City is home to the Polar Express and beautiful Bradford trees.
Beautiful Sunset from the front covered porch.
Dry Stack Fireplace
Master Suite with custom wrought-iron king size bed.
Wrought iron dining room table
Rustic 2nd bedroom...
Kitchen-perfect for fresh meals after a visit to the local farmers market.
The mountain views fill the living room through the cathedral picture window.
Master Suite with wrought iron scroll King size bed.
Another beautiful Smokey Mountain sunset off the back deck!
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Wednesday, January 11, 2017
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