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Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, 1200 Sq Ft Apartment (> 2 people extra $50.00/person)

Relax to the sound of falling water from your front deck and enjoy the mountain views from your rear deck when you stay at Pinseeker's Retreat on Eagle Gap. Enjoy all that the Smokies and the quaint town of Waynesville has to offer-hiking, leaf looking, shopping, skiing and yes, GOLF. Our retreat sits a quarter mile from the driving range, pool, clubhouse and first tee at Laurel Ridge Country Club in a beautiful, private wooded setting with falling water surrounded by huge rhododendrons, deciduous and evergreen trees. Your stay will include guest privileges (fees charged at guest rates) to the country club where you can enjoy tennis, golf and the pool; you can also eat at the dining room or order in from the Rosemary and Thyme catering menu.

The retreat, which is separately connected to our larger home, is geared toward couples but has privacy for four. It has its own two separate entrances, master bedroom with king bed and satellite television, a bedroom with a murphy bed, a small kitchen complete with laundry machines, a sitting room which overlooks the mountains (also with satellite tv,) two full bathrooms-one with a sunken Jacuzzi tub, and two private decks.

More Details

Ann Cramm
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 27, 2017

About Ann Cramm

We have lived, owned a business, Blue Ridge Post and Beam, and been members at Laurel Ridge for twenty years.

Why Ann Cramm chose Smoky Mountains

We choose to live in Waynesville because the people are friendly, the town is charming, the setting in the mountains is spectacular and the close proximity to Asheville is a bonus.

We are centrally located in Western North Carolina-less than one hour from Asheville, from Cherokee, from Cataloochee Ski Area, approx. 11/2 hour from Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge; we proudly claim easy access to all Smokey Mountain activities and attractions.

What makes this apartment unique

Our home is unique in that it is 4000 sq ft on one level; it's sprawling design with master quarter on one side and Pinseeker's Retreat on the other side separated by a large living quarter allows for privacy and seclusion. Our home's setting in one of the best in the Laurel Ridge community.


Waynesville Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • Two full bathrooms
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 murphy bed
  • Master bedroom has king bed, satellite tv
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
While our place sleeps four, it is really more suitable for two-there will be an extra person charge of $50/person/stay for greater than two people.


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average rating of 4.888889 based on 36 reviews

Wonderful say in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We were in Waynsville for Geowoodstock event and this was a perfect place to stay. The grounds and view were beautiful with a nice porch for tea or coffee in the morning with the occasional wild turkey visit. Waynsville is great central location with an easy drive to Asheville, Franklin, Bryson City or Cherokee. The place was well stocked and had everything we needed for a great stay. Waynsville offers some wonderful restaurants and shops as well. Our hosts were great making this a great week and we will be back on our next trip to the area.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey, So glad you enjoyed your stay and thanks for the kind review. Hope you come again soon. Ann
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Perfect location! Perfect view!

  • 5 of 5

The pictures don't do this view justice. From the moment we arrived to the retreat we felt welcomed and all needs were met. We spent a day touring downtown Waynesville, which is minutes from the retreat. We also visited near by towns like Asheville and Hendersonville(a must see). The retreat is close to the highway so you have quick access to any neighboring town that is on your itenerary, but also secluded so you feel like you're on top of your very own mountain. We asked for restaurant suggestions and Ann was quick to give a complete list of every type of cuisine. One night, we rented movies and cuddled on the couch.

If you're looking for a spot near many towns, or a place to relax with a good cup of chai tea and take in some views, this is the perfect place for you!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed Pinseeker's Retreat and thank you for your kind review-please come again soon.
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The cabin was beautiful and just the perfect size. They had all the accommodations necessary.

  • 5 of 5

We rented the cabin for our Honeymoon. It was perfect and beautiful and private. We had all the accommodations we needed and more. The view was gorgeous. The owners were very nice and made sure we knew they were available if needed but gave us all the privacy we needed. We definitely recommend this cabin, and would not hesitate to rent any of their cabins as they do a great job down to all the smallest detail.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review-please come again.
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Great getaway

  • 4 of 5

Our stay was very comfortable and the house is situated to allow for privacy of their guests. It's very convenient to town, but yet far enough away to enjoy the quiet of the mountains. I would highly suggest this property to others for a getaway. Its more suited for a couple or maybe just one child. Overall a wonderful place to stay..

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review-please come again.
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Love this cozy place!

  • 5 of 5

Love this cozy place. Wonderful nighttime views!

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey! Thanks for your kind review. Please come again.
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BIG VIEW was appropriately titled

  • 4 of 5

The view from this beautiful home was as promised-BIG and we'd like to add Gorgeous!! We couldn't of asked for a better show, sun up and sun down!

We enjoyed the deck with a cup of coffee each morning and a glass of wine each evening.

The accommodations were nicely furnished, well-maintained and very relaxing. Especially loved the double recliner after a long day of walking in charming Waynesville, and nearby towns of Maggie Valley and Silva. This was a great central location for our day tours and a quick jaunt to downtown Waynesville. Would definitely recommend the Big View to friends and family.

The only thing we'd add to the listing... there may be a furry, four legged, visitor wearing a pink collar. We enjoyed her visits immensely and wished we could have taken her home!

Thank you for a wonderful weekend!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind review-hope you come again soon.
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Nearest Airport
37 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Laurel Ridge Country Club
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Laurel Ridge Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Laurel Ridge Country Club
Nearest Ski
17 Miles
Cattaloochee Ski Area
Car: necessary

Check in is 4pm; check out is 11am unless otherwise arranged with owner.


Rates & Availability

Waynesville Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $50 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

25 percent of total payment acts as security deposit and is nonrefundable if cancelled within 30-15 days of check in, 50 percent nonrefundable if cancelled 15-7 days of check in, 100% nonrefundable!if cancelled within 7 days of check in.
Check-in 4pm; check-out 11am
There is an extra person charge of $50/person/stay for more than two people.
Due to the nature of the space and property we do not accept children.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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