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Ideally Located Between Blowing Rock And Boone Near Appalachian Ski Mountain.

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
3
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights

About the property

Sleeps 12, 5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sofa bed

Tweetsie House 137 Split Rail Lane, Blowing Rock, NC

From the valley below, the distinctive whistle of a steam locomotive sounds. The little boy standing on the porch was enchanted by the sound. He smiled widely, announcing 'it's Tweetsie!' so the cabin was christened the 'Tweetsie House'.

Newly constructed in 2009, The Tweetsie House offers the

conveniences and luxury of modern construction while giving the feel of a rustic mountain cabin and setting.

Upon arrival you will be guided by landscape lighting along the driveway lined with pavers and stone walls.

Motion control exterior lighting allows for visitors to easily access the front porch and enter and exit from the large parking area.

A children's play set provides recreation for the little ones while a short hiking trail through the woods allows everyone to stretch their legs and enjoy the fresh air.

The main level features hardwood floors throughout, kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and a large dining table when fully extended will seat 10 people. The main living room has leather furnishings, large multi story windows that overlook the mountains and valley. Main level living room features vaulted ceiling, ceiling fan, large flat screen TV, gas log fireplace, DVD player, FM stereo and full house WiFi. Also on the main level is the master bedroom suite with king bed,TV, private bath with tub and shower, walk in closet and access to rear deck.

Main level rear deck extends the full length of the house.

From the deck visitors can enjoy views of the woods and mountains and enjoy the use of a large gas grill, radiant gas heater and outdoor seating and dining. From mid April to the end of October enjoy the sounds of 'Tweetsie'

distinctive whistle from the valley below.

The upper level features hardwood floors throughout. Two bedrooms upstairs, one with queen bed and one with a pair of twin beds, share a bath with shower and tub.

Lower level features two bedrooms each with a King bed. One bedroom has TV and is adjacent to full bath. bedrooms are separated by a large recreation room with flat screen TV. Both bedrooms enjoy access to full length lower level patio with views of woods and mountains.

The whole house heat pump heating and cooling system is complimented by gas fireplace on main level and gas stove on the lower level.

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Owner
Clark and Linda Isaac
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017

About Clark and Linda Isaac

Clark and Linda Isaac are owner/managers of their real estate rentals located in Hickory, Blowing Rock and St. Simons Island, Georgia. Clark is a professional engineer, general contractor and real estate developer and Linda is a licensed real estate broker. We spend most of our time in Hickory when not traveling.

Tweetsie House was named by our Parker, one of our 6 grandchildren when he was 5 years old. Parker and the other grandchildren all love Tweetsie Railroad and Parker would always ask, Poppy will you please take me to the Tweetsie House? So we named our mountain retreat 'Tweetsie House'.

Clark and Linda Isaac purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Clark and Linda Isaac chose Blue Ridge Mountains

Location....Location....Location

That's what they say in the real estate business and the Tweetsie House has a great location and a lot more.

There are literally 4 roads leading to the Tweetsie House

, but when you arrive you feel that you are in an isolated oasis, miles from civilization. The only sounds you here are the sounds of your families voices, the birds chirping or the echoing sound of the little engine that is just of over the hill.

Located at over 4000 feet, the summer nights are cool and pleasant. Spring and fall days are pleasantly warmed

by the abundant sunshine washing over the landscape.

What makes this cabin unique

Newly constructed in 2009, this home was built for the rental market. The exterior look and feel makes you feel like you are in the high country. At night the rock retaining walls, split rail fencing, landscaping and cabin exterior are illuminated with lightscaping.

It is very common to have wild turkey flocks and deer wandering around the yard.

The upper level deck allows for open air entertaining with chairs and tables. The lower level cover deck allows for a pleasant and dry outdoor experience when the occasional summer rain shower arrives.

The three level arrangement lets the young children have an area to themselves upstairs while the older children and adults can enjoy one of the two other living areas.

The 'ring toss' game on the main level provides for some family fun. A kiddie basketball goal on the lower level outside deck and a children's playset will let the younger ones enjoy some outside activity also.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(43 traveler reviews)

Ideally Located Between Blowing Rock And Boone Near Appalachian Ski Mountain.
average rating of 4.976744 based on 43 reviews
5

Fabulous Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

Our family so enjoyed our stay at The Tweetsie House. We felt like we were at home. The home is very cozy, but plenty of space. We were pleasantly surprised to see the home decorated for Christmas. The owners are very easy to work with and genuinely care if we are pleased with our stay. We will be returning for future vacations.

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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5

Absolutely loved Tweetsie House... Can't wait to go back!

  • 5 of 5

Tweetsie House was exactly what we were looking for for our thanksgiving vacation in the mountains! There were 8 adults and 2 children in our group and Tweetsie House fit us perfectly! The views from the deck were so relaxing and the area was very quiet. The owners of this property were wonderful, easy to reach and quick to respond to emails. We can't say enough good things about this home and property! Thank you to the Isaacs for sharing Tweetsie House with us! We are already planning our next visit.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Whiteville, NC
5

Wonderful girls weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Nine best friends had the time of their lives at Tweetsie House! The house was absolutely beautiful! It was already decorated for Christmas and we had plenty of room. It is conveniently located between Boone and Blowing Rock, so we had our fill of shopping. We caught up around the gas log fireplace and the spacious kitchen was so nice. The decor of the house made us all feel right at home. We didn't want to leave! We will certainly be back! Thanks for sharing your lovely home with us.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Charlotte, North Carolina
5

great locatin and great property

  • 5 of 5

We have a wonderful time in our four nights at the Tweetsie Cabin. It is a beautiful property. Very well maintained and very comfortable. Very quiet area located high on a mountain. Would recommend it for a large group of 10 or fewer individuals.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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5

Weekend with the Girls October 7-11, 2016

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at the Tweetsie House. We brought our monthly card playing girl group to the mountains and we found it absolutely fantastic. We played cards at the spacious kitchen table and lounged with a book in the two living room areas. We also made dinners in the well equipped kitchen and made use of the grill on the upstairs deck. We found the bedrooms very comfortable with everyone having enough individual space. The fireplace took the chill off the early mornings and late evenings and the overall heating/cooling system was pleasant throughout our stay. We took advantage of the decks on both levels and found it pleasant when we saw wildlife such as squirrels and deer so near to us. We also took outside excursions with sight seeing at the Caverns, Gem Stoning, eating at the Six Pence Restaurant and the Foggy Mountain Cafe and SHOPPING of course.

We have already planned to come again next year. I would recommend the house and Boone and Blowing Rock to individuals and families of all ages.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at the "Tweetsie House". We could not ask for a better experience. Very clean and had everything we needed for our family! Hope to be staying again.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
96 Miles
Charlotte Douglas Airport
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Boone Golf Club Public Course
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Tweetsie
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
US 321
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Many
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Appalacian Ski Mountain
Car: necessary

137 Split Rail Lane, Blowing Rock NC 28605

Two miles from Appalachian State University.

1 mile from Appalachian Ski Mountain.

2 Miles to Downtown Boone

3 Miles to Tweetsie Railroad theme Park

3 Miles to scenic paved level walking and biking greenway

2 Miles to Zip line

3.5 Miles to Tanger Outlet

4 Miles to Downtown Blowing Rock

4 Miles to Blue Ridge Parkway and Moses Cone Manor

4 Miles to Blue Ridge Parkway and Julian Price Park

7 Miles to Yonalasee Tennis

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Rates & Availability

Blowing Rock Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring 2017
Apr 15 2017 - Jun 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
$295
$1,750
$3,000
 
 
early Summer 2017
Jun 9 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$295
$1,750
 
 
July 4 Week 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 9 2017
5 night minimum stay
$350
$2,000
 
 
Late Summer 2017
Jul 10 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$295
$1,750
$3,000
 
 
Late Summer Fall 2017
Sep 5 2017 - Nov 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$295
$1,750
$3,500
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 21 2017 - Nov 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$325
$2,000
 
 
Pre Christmas 2017
Nov 28 2017 - Dec 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$295
$1,750
 
 
Christmas 2017 & NewYears 2018
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 8 2018
5 night minimum stay
$325
$2,250
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$295
$1,750
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175
Refundable damage deposit $250

CREDIT CARD AND ECHECK PAYMENT ACCEPTED
ENTRANCE BY ELECTRONIC KEYPAD. CODE EMAILED TO GUEST AFTER FINAL RENTAL PAYMENT IS MADE.
NO PETS ALLOWED.
NO SMOKING INSIDE CABIN.
CANCELLATION DEADLINE FOR FULL DEPOSIT RETURN IS 30 DAYS PRIOR TO CHECK IN DATE.
CHECK OUT 10:00 AM UNLESS PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS MADE AND GIVEN.
ALL RATES INCLUDE TOWELS, LINENS AND TRASH PICK-UP.
NO LAND LINE TELEPHONE.
ALL UTILITIES PAID BY HOMEOWNER
EXTENDED STAY DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE. CONTACT HOMEOWNER clarkisaac22@gmail.com

DEPARTURE PROCEDURE

TO RECEIVE A FULL REFUND OF YOUR SECURITY DEPOSIT YOU MUST DO THE FOLLOWING:

• TURN OFF ALL LIGHTS INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR
• TURN OFF ALL TVS
• RESET THERMOSTAT TO 55 DEGREES OR TURN OFF SYSTEM IN SUMMER
• PLACE "ALL" GARBAGE IN THE LARGE TRASH BAGS IN THE GARBAGE CANS OUTSIDE
• PLACE ALL DIRTY DISHES IN THE DISHWASHER AND "TURN ON"
• TAKE ALL DIRTY TOWELS TO THE LAUNDRY AREA DOWNSTAIRS
• MAKE SURE ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS ARE CLOSED AND LOCKED

FAILURE TO NOT COMPLY WITH ANY OF THE ABOVE, COULD RESULT IN A DEDUCTION FROM YOUR SECURITY DEPOSIT
TWEETSIE HOUSE
CLARK AND LINDA ISAAC

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Blowing Rock Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • 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 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Main level Half Bath - toilet , Lavatory
    Main level Master bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Large vanity with Granite counter top
    Lower level bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Vanity with Granite counter top.
    Upper level bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Vanity with Granite counter top
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom - Main Level private bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Upper level bedroom shares full bath with bedroom 3
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Lower Lever Adjoining full bathroom shared with Bedroom 5
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Upper level bedroom shares bathroom with bedroom 2
    Bedroom 6 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sofa Sleeper in Lower Level Den
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king , Lower Level Bedroom shared full bathroom with Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 6/Queen Sofa Sleeper in Lower Level Den Pack-n-play is available
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Close proximity to App State football and other university activities. World class mountain biking at Rocky Knob Park in Boone Outdoor Summer drama- Horn in the West Tweetsie Railroad Theme Park operates April - October Boone to Blowing Rock paved greenway under construction. 1 mile section at Tweetsie and Mystery Hill is completed. Mystery Hill Tourist attraction open year round for children and adults. Appalachian Ski Mtn operates Thanksgiving to mid March Blue Ridge Parkway, Moses Cone and Price Park very short drive away for extensive outdoor activities including horseback riding, hiking, camping and canoeing. Camp Sky Ranch Zipline 2 miles away.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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