Walk to Downtown Asheville, Pet Friendly, Fenced-in Yard(15 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:30 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Historic cottage in Montford, a short walk to downtown Asheville. Furnished.
Location is one of our cottage's greatest assets. Leave your car at the cottage and explore Asheville's vibrant downtown. We are within a 10-minute walk to the heart of downtown Asheville's many locally owned restaurants. Walk to the Friday night drum circle, downtown after-five concerts, the library, or have glass of wine at Sante Wine Bar in the Arcade.
Fully furnished, including all utilities, wi-fi, extended cable TV, internet, and laundry.
The cottage sits at the end of a quiet street. Walk, bike, or jog through the beautiful and historic Montford neighborhood. The Greenway is only blocks away.
Enjoy an evening sitting on the front porch, reading in front of the fireplace, or grilling on the patio in the fenced-in backyard. The cozy cottage is 865 sq ft and has all the amenities you'd expect. The master bedroom has flat-screened tv with large closet and guest bedroom has queen bed, small walk-in closet and office set up with printer/scanner. The LR has flat screen TV with extended hi def package. The kitchen has a gas stove, D/W, microwave, coffee maker, and just about everything you would need for gourmet dinners.
The cottage is in a perfect location to explore downtown Asheville, dozens of great independent restaurants, many art galleries, and nearby River Arts district. We have been named Beer City for several years because of the notable craft breweries, some within walking distance.
Owners can provide you with information on running or walking trails in the neighborhood and the surrounding mountains.
In the cottage, there's an extensive information booklet containing a list of our favorite downtown restaurants, and the many great tourist attractions, many within walking distance or a short drive.
Need to work? The second bedroom is set up with wireless internet, printer, work desk and lounge chair.
The fenced backyard has a small patio with gas grill.
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Member since: 2013
- 850 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Within 10 to 15 minute walk: Grove Arcade, St. Stephen's Basillica--national landmark, Friday night drum circle in Prichard Park, downtown art studios, River Arts District, dozens of art-deco downtown buildings, downtown Asheville's dozens of great restaurants; Nine Mile Cafe in neighborhood, Greenlife grocery, Trader Joes,and Harris Teeter only six blocks from cottage. Owners love Asheville and can be your personal concierge to provide a list of tempting activities, restaurants, and attractions so that you will love Asheville as much as they do. Chamber of Commerce and Historic Trolley Tour of area only three blocks from the cottage....moreless
- DVD Player:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Scenic Drives
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2017
30 night min stay
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2017
30 night min stay
Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2017
30 night min stay
My Standard Rate
30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- $100 +$25 for extra pet $25
- Pet Fee $100
- shorter stay per week $1,000
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice; please contact owner for longer/shorter stays.
Owner's cancellation policy:
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Car: Not Necessary
only 10 minute walk to heart of downtown Asheville and dozens of great restaurants. Cafe one block. Greenlife grocery six blocks. We provide list of best local restaurants and attractions. Chamber of Commerce and Historic Trolley Tour of area only three blocks.
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: We have wanted to live in Asheville since our youth because of its natural beauty and find it to be a cultual mecca. We feel so fortunate to finally have the opportunity to be here.
Why the Owner Chose Historic Montford, Asheville, NC, USA:
Montford is such a lovely, safe and convenient neighborhood. This historic home has so much charm and the walkability throughout the neighborhood and downtown is unbeatable. Within 10 minute walk: Grove Arcade, St. Stephen's Basillica--national landmark, Friday night drum circle in Prichard Park, downtown art studios, River Arts District, and dozens of art-deco downtown buildings. Asheville's cozy downtown--with many cafes and restaurants--has been called 'The Paris of the South.' The Montford Historic District is rated one of North Carolina's top historic district by This Old House magazine! Within a two-mile drive you'll arrive at Biltmore Estate and the Blue Ridge Parkway with dozens of great hiking trails and nature's beauty.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The cottage is clean, comfortable, and set up for a pleasant stay. Our guests have enjoyed the short walk to downtown. Most leave their car at the cottage and walk to dozens of local cafes and restaurants. The fenced backyard and patio offer privacy for reading or outdoor cooking. Montford is a beautiful, safe neighborhood to walk, bike, or run. Nearby are the Greenway, parks, tennis courts, and Montford Recreation Center. The Asheville Chamber of Commerce is three blocks away; here you can find lots of local information, including the Trolley Tour for Asheville. Judy, a recent guest for two months, told us, 'Why would I want to stay anywhere else in Asheville.' She just relocated to Montford.
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historical cottage on Short Street
fully-equipped kitchen with gas stove
another place to relax
Shakespeare in Montford's own amphitheater--3 blocks from the cottage
one-way, quiet street in Montford
bath with stackable washer/dryer, plush towels, tile floors,
ample closet space in both bedrooms
fenced-in yard for your pet
relaxing patio with gas grill
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Friday, March 24, 2017
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