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1 Minute From Relaxation. 20 Minutes From Everywhere Else

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,285 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 BR or 3*, 1 Bath or 2* -- Hot Tub, Sauna, View, 3DTV, Sculpture, Fun LED's

*Note about a 3rd bedroom with bath: Contact me for a link to more photos and information, as well as rates for the supplemental bedroom/en suite bathroom with sauna which sleeps the extra 2 people. Main apartment sleeps 4.

The main apartment is located above the owner's primary residence with separate entrance and deck. It has 2 bedrooms and 1 bath with fully equipped upscale kitchen, CBTL coffee & tea maker with pods, laundry, beautiful views, deck, gas grill, hot tub, organic bedding, overhead sculpture. One bedroom with queen bed and the other configurable with two twin XLs or a California King. 3D TV with sound bar, subwoofer, PS3, DVD, Netflix, and iPod connectivity. Over 100 DVDs and games. Color changing LEDs programmable with provided remote or your own Apple or Android device.

Supplemental bedroom has a queen bed, smart TV and beautiful bathroom with infrared sauna. **Prices listed are for main apartment only; add 45% for the supplemental.

Bonus--Though the Fairview Vacation Pad is a self-contained apartment, our home is downstairs, so you have someone to help out if you need it and complete privacy when you don't!

More Details

Owner
Ted Riskin
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 27, 2017

About Ted Riskin

I fell in love with Asheville, Fairview, and this house, and had to buy it. Renovated it to add the Fairview Vacation Pad. My wife and I live downstairs on the main level. On the lower level is the supplemental apartment along with my workspace, which I use for my therapy practice and to offer workshops in Holotropic (and other) Breathwork and Core Energetics. I specialize in couples therapy, so feel free to inquire about possibilities for transforming your relationship while on your vacation.

Ted Riskin purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Ted Riskin chose Blue Ridge Mountains

Asheville is the perfect town - big enough to entertain and feed you well, but small enough to be easily navigable. Fairview is the perfect access point for Asheville - an easy 20 minute drive from almost anywhere in town, but more affordable, cleaner, and more beautiful. The house was built with love and quality by a contractor who moved in with his family after completing it.

What makes this apartment unique

You have a private apartment without being stuck on your own in some cabin in the boonies. You can rent just the main 2 BR apartment, or you can add the downstairs supplemental bedroom as well (additional cost is about half of the main apartment). Staying downstairs involves climbing several flights of deck stairs to join the guests in the main apartment. but you have complete privacy from the rest of your group, too!

Amenities

Fairview Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1285 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , This is the original 2007 bathroom and is ordinary
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Can be either one Cali King or two Twin XLs
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(43 traveler reviews)

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1 Minute From Relaxation. 20 Minutes From Everywhere Else
average rating of 4.9534883 based on 43 reviews
Dayton, OH
5

Wonderful location, beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

Ted was an excellent host and provided any information you need in order to enjoy your stay.

The creek and the bottom of the property was beautiful and has a bridge to cross. The apartment is very clean and is equipped with all the equipment you would ever need.

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

Great weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Ted was a fantastic host and his property was just what we were looking for. We came to the area for a guys weekend, Ted met us at the car in the pouring rain to show us in and give us a quick tour. Beds, bathroom, kitchen, etc...everything was in great shape and made for a relaxing weekend. We were able to easily catch Uber's into Asheville as well. I would definitely recommend this property for someone looking for something right outside of Asheville.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming

  • 5 of 5

It was a home away from home. A beautiful place to rest and relax! 10 out of 10

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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5

This is a Spectacular place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Ted's place is well designed with all of the latest technical updates. Wait until you see the colorful light display in the kitchen - it really adds to the atmosphere of the place! The kitchen is well stocked and everything in the whole apartment feels new. Ted is very helpful and accommodating. Even though the apartment is above his house, it feels completely private. The hot tub, and the view are to die for. The TV set up is super advanced and because of that was a pain for us to manage at times. My advice - when he gives you instructions on how to use the TV/DVD/Music system, pay attention, then try it yourself, and ask him to show you again. I fought with smart remote and the TV the entire time! But when I finally did get it to work my whole family really enjoyed watching netflix pics on such a huge amazing screen. The drive to asheville is super easy. If you are staying out of town, Ted's place is the real deal.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Great location, clean, convenient and beautiful! Thank you for the hospitality and we will be back :-)

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful rental, scenic location

  • 4 of 5

The place and setting are beautiful. Unfortunately, the hot tub did not get past 85 degrees & I believe this problem is being addressed. It was immaculate, and the kitchen had all you needed to make a nice meal. The washer and dryer are a plus! I would change out the couch to something more comfortable, although it looks nice, its not very comfortable. We enjoyed our stay there and would recommend it! Ted and Jeannine were very pleasant and easy to deal with.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are really sorry about the hot tub malfunction. It has since been fixed. Unfortunately, I had to be out of town that weekend, or I might have been able to resolve the problem sooner. As for the sofa, we have received a few comments that it is not very comfortable, and we are actively looking for a replacement that will fit into that space.
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Fairview Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Eclipse (50 min from totality)
Aug 18 2017 - Aug 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$210
From
$220
Fri,Sat
$1,200
$2,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$190
From
$200
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,100
$2,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall foliage
Sep 29 2017 - Nov 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$185
From
$195
Fri,Sat
$1,100
$2,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
$205
$1,250
$2,650
 
 
Christmas & New Years
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
$220
$1,300
$2,650
 
 
Winter
Jan 3 2018 - Feb 23 2018
2 night minimum stay
$155
From
$175
Fri,Sat
$780
$2,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Day
May 25 2018 - May 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$200
$940
$2,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$165
From
$185
Fri,Sat
$850
$2,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $130
Refundable damage deposit $350
Tax Rate 7.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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