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Secluded Cottage with Private River Access, Screened Porch, Wifi, and Netflix

(27 Reviews)

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Last updated: 11/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 Bedroom Cottage In West Jefferson With River Access And WiFi

This 2009 built retreat features a 3000’ elevation, great mountain views, river access, a secluded location, and a huge screened porch.

The location of The Cottage is less than 10 minutes from Downtown West Jefferson where many festivals are held and many artisans keep shop. The town offers a few restaurants, bars, art galleries, an ice cream parlor, and a coffee shop. This is the only place in NC where cheese is made, and you can watch at the Ashe County Cheese factory downtown. Boone is a 25 minute drive, Appalachian Ski Resort is 45 minutes away, Beech and Sugar are about an hour drive.

Entertainment is provided by ROKU internet TV including programming by Netflix and Amazon Prime. Screen porch has a 19” TV with ROKU. Living has a 32” TV with ROKU. Full bedroom has a 13” TV with ROKU.

The kitchen includes a full compliment of cookware, silverware, and small appliances. Coffee by Keurig, bring your favorite K-cups. A small gas grill with complimentary fuel is provided. A full sized front-loading washer/dryer unit is down the hall when you need to wash a load of clothes. Detergent is provided.


Internet data flows via dual band WiFi at broadband speeds. You may connect your phone, tablet, laptop, etc. to the wireless network with ease. Download speeds average 15 Mbps. Please be advised there is no landline phone at the cottage, so you may want to verify your cell phone is set up for Wifi calling before arrival. Most cell service by any carrier is spotty at best in the mountains in general.

Guests enjoy river access via a private riverfront property that is yours exclusively during your stay. An elevated wood deck overlooks the South Fork of The New River. The River Access Lot is walking distance from The Cottage along a trail. A gravel road exists if you prefer driving, or if you are hauling boats in or out of the river.

Numerous walking trails are available to hike. There are over 5 miles of old logging roads and gravel roads to explore. Please be advised, the road to the cottage is a gravel one with a hairpin turn into the driveway. If you drive a large vehicle, you will have to make more than one attempt at the hairpin turn or park beside the driveway on the gravel road. You may have to back all the way out if you do not feel comfortable turning around.

Sorry, no pets.

Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old is min age...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Cards and games in baskets under coffee table in living room....moreless

  • Stereo:

    AM/FM Stereo Receiver with 1/8' input for connection to a headphone jack of your ipod, phone, tablet, etc. Speakers indoors and outdoors....moreless

  • Television:

    ROKU internet TV featuring Netflix ans Amazon Prime in Living and on Porch. ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Looks like Mayberry. It is a busy place on weekends and holidays. A nice place to shop or attend a festival. Mostly boutiques and dining, but don't miss the art deco movie theater or cheese factory....moreless

  • Monument View:

    Do not miss the views at the top of Mount Jefferson. There's no charge to get in the gate. Only open daylight hours, and only in good weather. Set your GPS to Mt. Jefferson Road and follow the signs....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Pictures attached...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    A separate lot with a private deck and riverfront area is within walking distance from the cottage. There are both walking trails and gravel roads to access the river lot....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Cafe table inside seats four. Picnic table on porch seats four+...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Internet:

    Dual band WiFi with average of 15 Mbps Download speed....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Linen service includes sheets and towels....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living area is open to kitchen and has a sliding door to porch....moreless

  • Parking:

    Room to park three vehicles....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Keruig coffee maker is provided. Bring your K-cups...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Cookware and Tableware to serve at least four is provided....moreless

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Canoe/Kayaking river access on site. Canoe rental is available....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 27 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$129 $149
Fri, Sat
$699 $1,899
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning fee $65 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 11/30/2016
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Location

90 Miles
Nearest Airport
Charlotte or Piedmont Triad
6 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Downtown West Jefferson (3 to choose from)
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Mountain Aire
25 Miles
Nearest Train
Tweetsie Railroad
35 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-77 at Highway 421
6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Downtown West Jefferson - Numerous Choices
30 Miles
Nearest Ski
Appalachian Ski Mountain

5 minutes to Downtown West Jefferson

30 minutes to Boone/ASU Campus

30 minutes to Wilkesboro/Merlefest

2 hrs to Charlotte

2 hrs to Greensboro

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Our family lives in Charlotte, NC. We have our own business there. We enjoy coming to the mountains to hike, canoe, fish, swim, and relax in the quiet.

Why the Owner Chose West Jefferson, NC, USA:
We built this cottage to suit a small family. We selected the location for the view, proximity to shopping, and being close to the New River. We wanted ease of maintenance and high quality.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The porch is a generous 12x30 and furnished to make the most of the outdoors. In the summer, when the Piedmont temps top a hundred, this 3000' high screened living area the best place to spend the afternoon. Its hard to find a rental with river access, a well appointed home, a view, all tucked out of sight, yet so close to town.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

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Photos

  • Summertime

    Summertime

  • Hairpin turn into driveway

    Hairpin turn into driveway

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Queen size memory foam sofa sleeper

    Queen size memory foam sofa sleeper

  • Hall, washer/dryer

    Hall, washer/dryer

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • King Bedroom

    King Bedroom

  • Full Bedroom & closet

    Full Bedroom & closet

  • Screened Porch

    Screened Porch

  • Fire pit beside cottage

    Fire pit beside cottage

  • Picnic at the New River

    Picnic at the New River

  • The River in Summer

    The River in Summer

  • Gravel Road turning into driveway

    Gravel Road turning into driveway

  • Screen porch side of cottage

    Screen porch side of cottage

  • Living with new pull out sleeper sofa

    Living with new pull out sleeper sofa

  • Living

    Living

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • King Bedroom

    King Bedroom

  • Full Bedroom

    Full Bedroom

  • Screened Porch

    Screened Porch

  • Gas Grill

    Gas Grill

  • Our lot on the South fork of the New River

    Our lot on the South fork of the New River

  • The Coolest Place on a Hot Day

    The Coolest Place on a Hot Day

  • View From Porch

    View From Porch

VRBO #672950

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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