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120 Yr Old Cabin, Great Couple/family Get Away

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1Br-1Bath Cabin With Creek And Water Falls

Located near a small creek with over 40 acres of land to explore. Trails will take you to a small private creek with native trout. From the front porch, you can see deer, turkey, and other wildlife. This cabin was relocated in 1957 from the original family home place. Cabin's kitchen will meet the needs of weekend visitors with modern conveniences. The private bedroom loft offers a large window that looks over 5 acres of pasture. The living area includes a TV (for DVD's only) and assortment of DVD's and Games. The main living areas has two sleeper sofas that will sleep four. We intentionally did not put Wi-Fi in the Cabin so you can truly get away. However cell service is strong to receive text and voice messages.


Owner
Ed Miller
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 22, 2017

About Ed Miller

Becca and I were able to take our two boys, Russell(12yrs) and Joseph(10yrs) and move back 'home' to Boone in 2010. We wanted our boys to grow up in a rural area where they could grow and explore.

Ed Miller purchased this cabin in 2013

Why Ed Miller chose Blue Ridge Mountains

This property was sold in 1957 by Ed's Grandfather to a school teacher in Florida for a price 'no one would take'. 53 yrs later Ed and Becca were able to buy the property back and turn in to weekend/short term rentals. The property is nestled in 200 acres of family farmland. With a creek, waterfalls, and plenty area to just roam, it is a great place to just get away. The original Cabin was made from the same logs that came from the cabin Ed's dad was born in in 1924. It is a cozy place where you can just relax. Just 12 minutes from Boone, you are also close to the many activities the high county has to offer.

What makes this cabin unique

The trails will lead you into the woods where you find a creek that will sooth you body and mind. The creek offers many opportunities for both young and old. With a waterfall, places for children to explore, and space for adults to reflect and relax. From the front porch you can look over the valley of Howard's creek while watching the sun rise.

Amenities

Boone Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bathroom is small with toilet, small sink and shower only Linens are provided
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Queen bed in loft area Also two sleeper sofas in large living area on main floor Linens are provided
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(57 traveler reviews)

120 Yr Old Cabin, Great Couple/family Get Away
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 57 reviews
5

Amazing getaway!

  • 5 of 5

I brought my wife up for the weekend because she loves homes with character and being around nature. This cottage exceeded our expectations! Soo much space to relax and unwind and it's close to the town if you need to get anything or go out for the night. Oreo the host led us to our cabin when we arrived the first night and stayed with us which was nice. We'll definitely come back.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Grand!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin and its surroundings were a nice and necessary escape. Oreo was great company, Ed was kind in manner and information, and we especially enjoyed the birdsong, porch swing, and fireplace!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing getaway

  • 5 of 5

My family is all about outdoors. This cottage and setting is the perfect experience for a perfect getaway.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cozy, quaint, with trails to explore right out back!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time at this cabin. It was a prescious gem that I just stumbled across on home away. If the walls could talk, I'd love to sit by the fire and hear all the stories this cabin would tell.

Oreo, the owners dog, and Oscar the neighbors dog are two best friends. They greet you the moment you arrive and are more than happy to join you when you walk the trails to the water falls (right in the back yard). They are the friendliest dogs I have ever met.

During our 2-day visit we took a trip to Grandfather Mountain...it is a must do for anyone visiting. We had a great time.

Ed and Becca - thank you so much for sharing your cabin with us and for the s'more makings!

The Rizzuto's

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Charming, comfy but rustic

  • 5 of 5

I gave my teenagers a choice of rustic cabin or hotel. The cabin is unique and set up for simple living, with no wifi or satellite TV. This provides a great opportunity for family time. Wake up to the cows in the field and walk around to discover lots of antiques on the property. We collected wood and had evening campfires, roasting dinner and making s'mores for desert. We stopped in at the local store, Goober Peas, and found locally made jams and relish. Only 5-10 minutes to town for any supplies and many excursions within an hour drive. Owners are close by to help with anything you need. We cannot wait to come and visit again.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you were able to stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again!! Ed
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5

Beautiful rustic cabin next to a working farm

  • 5 of 5

We loved the homey cabin close to Boone. Owners were very welcoming and everything we needed was there.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Ski
7 Miles
App Ski Mtn

We are located central to all activities in the high country. Zip lines, tubing, skiing, shopping, ASU... all less than 20 minutes away...While still being in the middle of the country...150 acres await to explore including a creek, waterfalls and trails...

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Rates & Availability

Boone Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Leaf Season
Sep 29 2017 - Nov 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$100
From
$120
Fri,Sat
 
 
Winter
Nov 6 2017 - Mar 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
$95
From
$105
Fri,Sat
$625
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$85
From
$95
Fri,Sat
$550
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $65

Strongly recommend AWD or 4X4 during Winter Months.
Firewood can be found is the surrounding woods, or purchased
Access to BR/Loft is a steep set of stairs.
This property is surrounded by a working farm. Pets must remain on leash.

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.

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