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Private Equestrian Estate- Beautiful Retreat, Perfect Location, Quality Property

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Master Suite,2 Baths, Loft With 3 Beds On 47 Acres With Ponds, Streams,&Serenity

Enjoy the warmth and restorative simplicity of true log cabin living while pampering the body with organic toiletries and luxurious bath and bed linens. The sound of the waterfall, the ducks milling about on the ponds, and the quiet rhythm of life on the farm is wonderful for relaxing the mind and body.

Located just 10 miles west of Brevard, North Carolina, this beautiful log cabin is part of Falling water Farm, a private equestrian estate that is nestled in its own secluded valley. Large picture windows frame meticulously maintained pastures bordered by streams and springs that flow into a pond located directly in front of the cabin. The covered porch overlooks a waterfall that is beautiful to look at and soothing to hear, especially as one drifts off to sleep. Come morning, enjoy a cup of coffee while watching the horses graze and the ducks dabble for their breakfast on the pond. Guests are welcome to walk the property and under the owner's supervision, meet the horses.

The cabin has an open floor plan for the kitchen, dining, and living room area. This design feature takes full advantage of the floor-to-ceiling windows to offer unrestricted views and a feeling of connection with the land and life that surround the cabin. The living room is tastefully furnished with a couch and matching recliner as well as a rocking chair. In addition, there is a flat screen television with Direct TV satellite and a DVD player.

The master suite downstairs has a king size bed, walk in closet, and private bath. The soothing sound of the water is particularly nice in this bedroom. Upstairs is a roomy loft area with another full bath, a queen bed as well as two single beds. One of the single beds can be collapsed and moved out of the way if not needed. The cabin is air conditioned and separate temperature controls in the master bedroom, loft, and great room ensure maximum comfort during the summer months.

The Kitchen is equipped with a microwave, electric range, refrigerator with an ice maker, dishwasher, blender, and coffee maker. There is also a stacked washer and dryer unit. Additionally there is a barbecue grill and outside dining area located behind the cabin in its private yard. Access to the property is private, entry is via an electric gate. Guests are assigned a unique entry code prior to their arrival.

Located just off of Hwy 64, we are convenient to Cashiers, Sapphire, Lake Toxaway, and Highlands to the West, Brevard and Hendersonville to the East, Asheville to the north, and the upstate of South Carolina to the South. All of these locations have a lot to offer from great restaurants to great antiquing. The major hubs of Atlanta to the south and Charlotte to the east are both only 2 1/2 hours drive away.

Transylvania county is the land of waterfalls and hiking, biking, cycling, and sightseeing destinations are literally only minutes away. For hikers and mountain bikers, Jocassee State Park is only 2.3 miles down the road and for cyclists there are miles of bike routes all through Transylvania county. Should fly fishing, tubing, or kayaking interest you, both the Davidson river and the French Broad Rivers are just minutes away. For the horse enthusiast, there are several stables in the area that offer trail rides, but reservations are a must. We are also close to DuPont State Forest, Pisgah State Forest, and Caesars Head State Park. The Biltmore Estate with its winery, grounds, and gardens in Asheville is only 35 miles north.

Because of the numerous water features and four legged animals already on the property, we are unable to accommodate children or pets. But if you are looking for a place geared towards the adult traveler, Falling Water Farm is for you.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2014
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 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 15, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Downtown Brevard
Nearest Golf
13 Miles
Courses in Brevard, Cashiers, Sapphire, Highlands
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 64
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Downtown Brevard
Car: necessary

Jocassee (Gorges) State Park (Frozen Creek Entrance) is 2.3 miles away - perfect for hiking or mountain biking! Tubing & kayaking with Headwaters Outfitters 3 miles away.

Amenities

Brevard Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please use either the disposable towelettes or the white terry cloths, (in the toiletries basket), to remove makeup -NOT the bath linens.
  • Do not launder any of the cabin's sheets, towels, or bathmats. Use 'activity' towels for off-property fun. Notify host asap of accidental spills etc.
  • The cost of linens damaged by makeup, improper laundering, or willful neglect will be deducted from the guest’s damage deposit.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • 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:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Master suite bath has a full size shower, twin sinks, and a linen closet. Loft bath has a full tub/shower with a pedestal sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , This is a loft with it's own full bath. It is quite private.
  • Master bedroom has a king size bed. Loft has a queen & two single beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.974026 based on 77 reviews
5

Beautiful mountain stay

  • 5 of 5

Our stay here was too brief, just two nights. The cabin was perfect--large, clean, well-appointed--and the property beautiful, there were also the fresh-baked cookies from Ilse. If we had known ahead of time that Transylvania county would be the highlight of our trip we would have stayed longer, so we could have explored the area more. Ilse has a great binder that includes information on many activities in the area. It is a great place to start when planning your outings.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peaceful hospitality.

  • 5 of 5

Loved Ilse's A frame guest house. Clean, comfortable, cozy, and Ilse is wonderful. She baked cookies upon arrival, delicious orange and almond scones for breakfast, and showed us around her beautiful farm estate. Inspiring and awe stuck by the whole experience. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful location & lovely cabin.

  • 5 of 5

The property is scenic--pond, waterfall, horses, ducks--& the cabin is comfortable, pretty, & well-appointed. Ilse is a perfect hostess (& wonderful baker). The drive to Brevard is an easy 10 min. This is a great place to stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing property and perfect hospitality!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second time staying here and it was just as amazing as the first. The cabin feels like a home away from home, and being a horse lover, i got to see her horses grazing in the field every night. We highly recommend this cabin as a spot to stay on your vacation. The location has a great access to Pisgah national Park, Sapphire, Brevard, Hendersonville and Asheville. Thanks again Ilse for a wonderful experience.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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An Absolute Gem!!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay! Such a beautiful property! The cabin was very relaxing and it had everything we needed to enjoy ourselves. Waking up in the mornings to the sound of the waterfall. Feeding the ducks. Playing with the puppies and kitty. Helping with the horses. Ilse is such a sweet lady and goes above and beyond to make your stay perfect. We will definitely be coming back!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely wonderful.

  • 5 of 5

Went for the eclipse expecting maddening crowds all fighting for a viewing spot. There were a lot of folks on the roads and in Brevard. We got to Falling Water Farm near Brevard and it was like there was no one else within thousands of miles. The accommodations and surrounding grounds were nicer and prettier than advertised. A truly wonderful experience thanks to Ilse Kirchhoff the owner.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.75%

Surcharges resulting from payment using a credit card issued by a non-US bank will be deducted from the damage deposit. Replacement cost of linens damaged by makeup, improper laundering, and/or willful neglect will be deducted from the damage deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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