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Long Range Views - 10 minutes to downtown Boone.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom Cabin with fireplace and gorgeous views!

Breathe ... It's time to take that long awaited vacation in the North Carolina mountains. Mountain Song Cabin is the perfect retreat from the busy world. It is located in a quiet, private neighborhood just 8 minutes from downtown Boone, NC. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy getting back to this peaceful retreat after a long day on the trail.

Grab a glass of your favorite beverage and sit on the porch and watch the breathtaking sunsets and the indigenous wildlife feeding on the apple, pear, and cherry trees or even the wild blackberry bushes.

Inside you have all of the comforts of home. A well equipped kitchen, a cozy living area to enjoy the fireplace, a nicely remodeled bathroom and comfortable beds with heated mattress pads for those chilly nights.

Unplug and enjoy the fresh mountain air by the stream fed ponds. Have a fire; roast some marshmallows and enjoy s'mores at the large fire-pit! Enjoy your downtime listening to the spring peepers, crickets and chirping frogs. Chase lightning bugs like you did when you were a kid. Appreciate nature right here in your own backyard! Be on the look out for deer, groundhogs, wild turkey and foxes and there is always an orchestra of songbirds close by.

For your 'plugged in' entertainment and connectivity needs, there is a Bose iPod docking station, cable TV, a video library and of course wireless internet service.

Mountain Song Cabin is your peaceful retreat in the Appalachian Mountains but don't forget to get out and enjoy the activities in the area. There is a wonderful farmers' market every Saturday morning from May to October at the Horn in the West parking lot. All of the wonderful fresh foods of the area are recommended. There are artists that create amazing works of art. There is usually live music and even fresh flowers for your table. Check out the 'Area Attractions' page for the links to many of the area's activities.

Note: There are exterior security camera's on the premises.

Thank you for your interest in Mountain Song Cabin. We look forward to seeing you!

More Details

Owner
Donna
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 13, 2017

About Donna

We love the mountains but can't get there often enough! So when we're not at the cabin, it's available to you. Enjoy this slice of heaven.

Donna purchased this cabin in 2012

Why Donna chose Vilas

Stunning views yet only 3 miles to downtown Boone.

What makes this cabin unique

Stunning views; close in to town yet nice and quiet!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved staying in this log cabin. It was just what we were looking for. Katy & Donna were very attentive - they email back immediately if you are having any issues - which, judging by our stay, you most likely won't have. I only emailed them because I couldn't locate the thermostat. It was so modern I didn't recognize it as the thermostat. But I found it in 5 or ten minutes and they had already emailed me back to tell me where it was and how it worked. It heated the place up very quickly. Almost too quickly. We didn't have time to take our jackets off. The place itself has everything you need to entertain yourself. I could've just stayed there the whole time & not ventured out but we did venture out to Blowing Rock, Boone & Gtrandfather Mtn which were all very close by. We drove the Parkway from Grandfather to BR one afternoon and ate at the Blowing Rock Ale house and it was a day well spent to say the least. They have a lot of information on places to hike, and things to see and do to get you started. From there you can go online or just ask people around town and you're sure to find what you're looking for in terms of NC mountain adventure. They even had a couple stamped postcards that you were welcome to use to tell your fiends about the beautiful sunsets you'll see from the large swing on the huge porch. Theres even a guitar you can play while you sit around the fire pit under the brightest stars I've seen in long time.
Apr 2014
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Amenities

Vilas Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Long Range Views - 10 minutes to downtown Boone.
average rating of 4.8679247 based on 58 reviews
Mocksville, NC
5

Wonderful weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a wonder stay. The cabin was very clean and tastefully decorated. The views were fantastic and the fireplace made it warm and cozy on what was a cold weekend. We worked with Donna and she was very kind and helpful from the start to the end of our trip. I highly recommend Mountain Song cabin for your next Mountain getaway!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous views close to town.

  • 5 of 5

This place is better than we expected. Clean, comfortable and close to town. The view is breathtaking. Thanks for sharing this wonderful cabin with us.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is why I come to the mountains! The view is spectacular. It’s 10 minutes from downtown. The neighborhood is quiet. The beds are comfortable; kitchen is well stocked. This is by far our favorite place in the mountains! We’ll be back!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great!

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our time at the cabin celebrating our 5 year anniversary! Spectacular view, just as in the pictures. All necessities are provided except wash cloths if your a wash cloth kind of person:)

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jordan, We are so glad you and your family had a great time at the cabin. There are 8 wash cloths at the cabin (2 per guest) so I'm not sure what you mean with no wash cloths. We encourage our guests to call or send us a message if you have any questions whatsoever. Safe travels!
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5

Perfect weekend

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous time. The cabin is clean and well supplied. At night it is so very quiet and peaceful. The location is great, only a few minutes to Boone. A perfect getaway spot!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Orangeburg, sc
5

great little out of the way cabin

  • 5 of 5

had a great time, cottage very nice, all the amenities provided (hair dryer not heating by the way), hardest part was figuring out the Nest thermostat! Hoped to see the sunsets which would have been easily seen from the porch but think rains from Hurricane Harvey kept that from happening. Boone easily accessible if you want to go into town.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Charlotte
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy 321/421
Car: recommended

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $75 + Tax
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 12.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.