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Mountain Vacation Home

(9 Reviews)

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Last updated: 04/21/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

3 bedroom, 2 bathroom with porch, patio and small grass yard

Welcome to the mountains! This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house sleeps 6 with the option of making room to fold out the convertible sofa. All amenities included: sheets, towels and all you need in the kitchen. Nestled in a cove and surrounded by trees you will be less than 10 minutes from Black Mountain and 20 minutes from Asheville with easy access to interstate 40. Highlights include a huge porch complete with rocking chairs, picnic table and grill, a grassy yard ideal for badminton or sunning, laundry room and ample parking. On the top floor you will find the master bedroom, king size bed, bathroom, a second bedroom with a double size bed and lots of closet space. The middle floor plan provides an open kitchen, living and dining space complete with fireplace, recliners, access to the yard and porch. The dining table easily seats 6 and additional chairs and a card table are stored in the downstairs closet. The ground level entrance opens to the first floor bedroom/den. There is a laundry room, full bath and storage on this level. This charming house was used as a summer vacation home for over 20 years.


Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/21/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Closets, dressers, comfortable mattress...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Comfortable mattress, dresser, closet space in the hall...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon


Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    standard bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

    standard bathroom...moreless


  • Books


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    View from front porch looks directly towards the Swannanoa Valley...moreless

  • Resort:

    Close to Asheville, Black Mountain, Lake Lure, Montreat and sites including the Biltmore House, Grove Park Inn, UNCA, NC Arboretum and Blue Ridge Parkway, multiple breweries, ski resorts and festivals...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining:

    Dining room table seats 4, with leaf to accommodate at least 6. Additional chairs and card table stored in den closet. Excellent and ample out door dining area. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Bedroom, window unit Please note: no central air...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating:

    Baseboard heating in all living and bedroom rooms...moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.2
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$700 $2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning fee $100
  • Tax Rate 11%


$100 cleaning fee not included in price per stay. May be increased depending on length of stay and number of guests. Pets discouraged.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/21/2017
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19 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Regional
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Pisgah Brewery
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Black Mountian Golf Club
44 Miles
Nearest Ski
Wolf Laurel

Car: Necessary

This vacation home is tucked away in the quiet Valley of Swannanoa between Black Mountain and Asheville. There are many opportunities to experience the sites, attractions and beauty of Western North Carolina.


Owner info

About the owner: I moved from Northern California after the earthquake in 1989 and have happily resided in Buncombe county since. I have enjoyed watching the Asheville scene change and love the people, geography and 'North Carolina state of mind'. Recently my children have left the house which allows me to travel and spend more time in my garden. The listed house to both Black Mountain and Asheville.

Why the Owner Chose Swannanoa, NC, USA:
This property is surrounded by trees in a quiet cove close to Black Mountain and Asheville. I have lived in a house with the same design and floor plan close by since 2006. Earlier this year I purchased the rental house from a retired couple who had enjoyed it as a vacation home for 23 years. I love living in the trees!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This house is furnished for comfort and relaxation. The large deck provides an extra living space complete with porch swing, rocking chairs, picnic table and grill. The rough beamed living room beautifully reflects lots of natural light and is furnished with comfortable recliners, couch and woodstove with a blower.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/21/2017

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VRBO #640994

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, April 21, 2017

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