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Island in the Sky! Asheville's#1secluded Mountain Getaway! Petfriendly! Hot Tub

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Last updated: 12/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

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Situated high on the very top of Bill’s Mountain surrounded by 1,000 acres of pristine wilderness right outside your door. Two delightful cabins - just right for a romantic couples getaway or a small family vacation. Many of our quests have enjoyed celebrating their anniversary or honeymoon on top of the mountain. The cabins are very spacious, newly renovated, new comfortable furnishings and two person jacuzzi. Take in the fantastic views while setting in the hot tub.

A 4WD/AWD vehicle is necessary to get to your location. We are available 7 days a week to drive you to and from your cabin to the parking area at the bottom of the mountain at no additional charge.

Enjoy 30-mile spectacular views of the Smoky Mountains and Mountain Mitchell. Very rural setting only 5 minutes to I-26 and 12 miles to downtown Asheville. Close to hiking, fishing, waterfalls, zip line, white water rafting, golf, horseback riding, Biltmore House, Grove Park Inn and more.

You will appreciate the quit natural surroundings that include fabulous mountain fresh air, spectacular sunrises and sunsets, native wildlife and trails for hiking to your heart’s content. Relax in the cool mountain air in the evenings and have a bonfire, relive your childhood, play horseshoes, enjoy our tree swings, play games, and have a cookout in the secluded area chocked full of nature. For you photography folks, take plenty of pictures of the natural surroundings along with the wildlife and our free roaming pet – Burt the Emu. Give Burt a banana and he will be your friend forever.

We are dog lovers and welcome well-behaved dogs.

Bring a mat and practice your Yoga in complete solitude. For early morning risers, look down the mountain and check out the morning cloud cover as you eat breakfast on the patio.

Take a trip to Asheville and enjoy the world famous Biltmore Estate & Winery, The Grove Park Inn, downtown shopping that includes arts and crafts, furniture, antiques, and the finest dining in all of North Carolina. Then go by downtown Weaverville – small town with a big heart where people say hello and will make you feel welcome. While there, stop and enjoy Blue Mountain Pizza and the famous Well-Bred Bakery and Café – where you can sample the Mountain Éclair and other bakery items that will leave you astonished and wanting more.

Check out the Navitat Zip Line Canopy Adventure for a heart pumping experience. Just down the road is the French Broad Rafting Expedition with Kayaking, tubing and white water rafting, with a professional tour guide by USA Rafting Company. During the winter months visit the Wolf Laurel Ski Resort at exit 3 off I-26. Drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway and visit Mountain Mitchell the highest mountain east of the Mississippi and Grandfather Mountain best known for its mile-high swinging bridge, the highest in America built in 1952. There are many beautiful waterfalls to see, Douglas Falls is about 21 miles away.

At the end of the day, see a unique and wonderful sunset at The Island in the Sky. Sleep well at 3,300 feet with mountain air that will let you sleep like you never did before. Book a visit today – you’ll be glad you did!

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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 450 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    18...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We love dogs but they must be fully house trained. Pet owners are responsible for any damage by their pets....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Please see photo's

Other Amenities

  • Beautiful hiking trails from our site. You can take a hike on miles of beautiful mountain trails....moreless

Entertainment

  • Television:

    Living room 52-inch Flat screen HD TV Bedroom 39-inch HD TV...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Just twelve miles from downtown Asheville...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    A mountain top property with 360 degree views of the smoky mountains including Mount Mitchell...moreless

  • Resort:

    12 miles to the Grove Park Inn 20 miles to the Biltmore...moreless

  • Rural:

    Very secluded on the top of Bills Mountain but only twelve miles from downtown Asheville...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    Yes, dining room with table and 4 chairs ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    This cabin has a kitchenette with small refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker, hot plate, pots pans, dishes, silverware and microwave and a convection oven. Outdoor gas grill....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    Convection oven ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Has an under counter refridgerator...moreless

  • Stove:

    Has a hot plate and microwave and a convection oven that can cook a roast or chicken....moreless

  • Toaster:

    Yes...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large deck with fantastic views of the Smokies! Patio with also fantastic views....moreless

  • Golf:

    Reems Creek Golf Course...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful landscaped mountain property with lots of Wild Flowers!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal grill for your personal use one grill on upper level and another grill on the lower level!...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Outdoor hot tub with fantastic views day or night!...moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall 2
Nov 29 - Dec 19, 2016
2 night min stay
$99 $149
Thu, Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Christmas
Dec 23 - Dec 27, 2016
4 night min stay
$200
New Year
Dec 28 - Jan 2, 2017
4 night min stay
$200
Martin Luther King Day
Jan 13 - Jan 16, 2017
3 night min stay
$180
Valentines Day
Feb 10 - Feb 14, 2017
3 night min stay
$180

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Easter
Apr 14 - Apr 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$180

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$135 $160
Thu, Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Additional guest $10 + tax
  • Pet Fee $35 + tax
  • Cleaning fee for 2 guest $60 + tax
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Blue Mountain Pizza
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Reems Creek Golf Club
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I26 Exit 15 one mile
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Blue Mountain Pizza, Stony Knob, Well-Bred Bakery
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Wolf Laurel

Car: Necessary

SPECTACULAR MOUNTAIN TOP PROPERTY WITH 360 DEGREE VIEWS just 12 miles from downtown Asheville, Dogs are welcome, 10 minutes to Navitat Zip Line, 15 minutes White Water rafting, 60 minutes to Bristol Motor Speedway, 20 minutes to the Biltmore Estate, 23 miles to the NC Arboretum. Outdoor fire pit indoor fire place, 30 minutes to Chimney Rock, Sliding Rock, USA Rafting

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: Host Bart Maher purchased this property two years ago. This is the fulfillment of his life long dream to live in a secluded mountain top property but still be close to Asheville. Bart has developed property as a site contractor most of his adult life and enjoys the opportunity to work with his own land creating walking trails and exposing the spectacular views.

Why the Owner Chose Weaverville, NC, USA:
Pet friendly,'We love dogs' Solitude at the top of the mountain, just 12 minutes from downtown Asheville and the Biltmore, 10 minutes to Navitat Zip Line, White water rafting, skiing, national parks, 60 minutes from Bristol Motor Speedway,The views from this property are absolutely amazing. It is like you are in heaven. You can see weather changes before they happen. We call this 'The Island in the Sky', dogs think they are in paradise. I have enjoyed the wildlife and peacefulness of living on a mountaintop and decided to share this with others who share the same love.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Secluded, peaceful, hot tub, outdoor firepit, indoor electric fireplace, quiet, miles and miles of hiking trails right on the property, close to Asheville, The Biltmore, Weaverville, This is a Mountain Top property with 360 degree views right out of your door.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

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Photos

  • View from the deck.

    View from the deck.

  • Kitchen and dining area.

    Kitchen and dining area.

  • Full bath.

    Full bath.

  • Fire Pit

    Fire Pit

  • Springtime view from Hot Tub

    Springtime view from Hot Tub

  • Enjoy the view from large deck.

    Enjoy the view from large deck.

  • Firepit

    Firepit

  • Cozy living area with views.

    Cozy living area with views.

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • Springtime view from patio with firepit!

    Springtime view from patio with firepit!

  • View from your deck

    View from your deck

  • Friendly Emu 'Bert'. Be sure and bring him a banana.

    Friendly Emu 'Bert'. Be sure and bring him a banana.

  • Swing in the Fall

    Swing in the Fall

  • Swing and take in the view.

    Swing and take in the view.

  • Springtime view from patio

    Springtime view from patio

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

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