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Sunny 2 Bed-1 Bath Fully-Updated, Quaint Cottage Close to Everything!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

Private 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath Cottage Centrally Located

Completely renovated, clean, well-furnished 2 bedroom home located on very quiet side street in a beautiful, historic Asheville neighborhood, 1.5 miles from downtown Asheville. The property offers plenty of open space, majestic hemlock trees, beautiful stonework features, all within a wonderfully-walkable neighborhood.

Inside the house, you'll walk on recently refinished hardwood floors throughout. The front bedroom is airy and well-lit with four screened, fully functioning windows. The back bedroom is a sleeper's paradise. Each of the bedrooms has a full-sized closet and a chest of drawers so you can unpack and just live.....

Ceiling fans in bedrooms and brand-new central heat and air-conditioning mean you've got full control of your comfort no matter what.

Blackout blinds on the windows mean Mother Nature won't wake late sleepers.

Brand-new, fully-tiled bathroom with historic hints, so you can clean up from your mountain hike in king-like comfort.

Full-size washer and dryer -- so you can travel light and wash while you're here.

The fully-stocked eat-in kitchen offers a full-size stove, refrigerator, dishwasher. The appliances were purchased in 2014.

The neighborhood is great for a quiet, exploratory stroll, and Asheville is a mecca for cyclists, rock climbers, hikers, and river boaters. The owners are avid cyclists and can recommend a full variety of road and mountain biking options, as well as lots of interesting mountain-view and waterfall hikes.

Please note:

This home provides a perfect get-away for couples, small families or small groups of friends. The owners care about the cottage and the neighborhood. The cottage is not an appropriate place for large gatherings, loud parties, or events. There is ample parking for 2 vehicles. If your group requires additional parking, please contact the owners prior to booking.

More Details

Owner
Liz
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2017

About Liz

We have lived in North Carolina for almost 30 years. We moved our family and our careers from Greensboro to Asheville in 2005. We have two children (ages 4 and 14).

Liz purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Liz chose Asheville

The street where we currently live is a dream spot to us because of its central location, its beauty, and the surrounding neighborhood. We have recently put a ton of energy into this place, and we have fallen in love with it anew. We are pleased to offer it for your enjoyment here, and we are sure you'll share our appreciation of this fantastic home.

What makes this cottage unique

This property is located in a quiet neighborhood, populated by historic properties and huge trees. The house itself is adjacent to and overlooks a small, heavily-wooded, public park with hiking trails. This neighborhood is incredibly walkable, and full of neat places to explore.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(54 traveler reviews)

Sunny 2 Bed-1 Bath Fully-Updated, Quaint Cottage Close to Everything!
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 54 reviews
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Great Property

  • 4 of 5

My family and I enjoyed our stay at the cottage - Everything was as described and close to Biltmore House and downtown which made for less time in the car.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy cottage close to everything

  • 5 of 5

Comfy beds, great fireplace. Would definitely recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house with super convenient location

  • 5 of 5

My family of 4 really enjoyed this house! We have a 7 and 9 year old and it was great for all of us! The (minimal) extra cost for the cot was worth it so the kids could each have their own bed. My 7 year old slept on it and he never complained. The house was very clean and well decorated. The location was awesome - close to everything in Asheville. Liz was really easy to work with and very responsive! We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely home and convenient kocation

  • 5 of 5

This two bedroom home is lovely and comfortable. It has lots of natural light, comfortable furniture, and is just the right size. The location is fantastic - close to downtown, the interstate, and the Parkway! The owners do a great job maintaining it and are helpful if you have questions. We have stayed in this property twice and will be back again next time we vacation in Asheville.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and nice decor

  • 5 of 5

Very close to Biltmore and downtown Ashville. Great remote control gas logs. Comfy bed. Good washer/dryer. Good coffee maker. Water could be hotter in bath.

Overall, we enjoyed our stay very much and our little Wi-Fi problem was resolved quickly by a very gracious Liz and Chris.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Beautifully renovated cottage... Perfect location to all Asheville has to offer.

  • 5 of 5

Chris and Liz were very gracious and accommodating hosts. We thoroughly enjoyed our summer stay in their cottage. The listing is accurately displayed. It is beautifully renovated and in a great location for everything Asheville has to offer. We miss it already! Referencing a previous review, the two kitchen windows have blinds. Also, the rear stairs have a handrail and a motion activated flood light. We will definitely recommend this rental to our friends and family.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Appalachian Vintner
Nearest Golf
3.5 Miles
Asheville Municipal Golf
Nearest Train
51 Miles
Greenville, SC (GRV)
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-40
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Rezaz
Nearest Ski
33 Miles
Wolf Ridge
Nearest Beach
268 Miles
Charleston, SC
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Kenilworth Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off season
Jan 4 2017 - Mar 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$135
From
$150
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$850
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$160
From
$185
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,080
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 7.0%

3 night min stay when check-in on Thurs/Fri/Sat
2-night min stay when check-in on Sun/Mon/Tues/Wed.
We will consider last-minute bookings or short bookings if the calendar does not permit a 2 or 3 night stay.
The $20 extra per night covers a fifth person OR any use of the rollaway bed. If you would like to use the rollaway bed, please let us know when you book the cottage.
$75 for key replacement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Kenilworth Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • recently renovated full bath
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Front Bedroom - 1 queen , the rollaway cot fits in this room (or in the living room)
    Back Bedroom - 1 queen , Chest of Drawers, Closet, Great Views, Quiet
  • Queen size memory foam bed; 100% cotton sheets; down comforter; fan; light-blocking pull-down window blinds; closet; dresser
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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