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Kibbin | Creekside privacy | Cleaning fee already included in rate total

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Sleeps 8

Please note: Kibbin Cottage has a 3 night minimum stay.

Fall asleep to the music of Mackey Creek and awaken to a natural paradise! New stone cottage lodged in isolated setting between pristine, rushing creek and mountainside, with exquisite beamed interior of white pine, and locally sourced Linville blend stone and granite exterior. Heart pine floors on main level and wool carpet in loft. Marvin windows. Four skylights. Combination mountain cabin and Swedish décor. Architecturally exceptional in an extraordinary setting.

Nestled near the Pisgah National Forest , the owners' property consists of 7 heavily wooded acres on the house side of Mackey Creek. The owners' back property line runs just below the back side of the ridge line hundreds of feet above the house. The front property line runs along the midpoint of the stream . The owners do not own the bridge over the creek. About 3 miles by car from Curtis Creek road leading to US Forest Service's Curtis Creek Campground and about 8 miles by car from a main trailhead for Mackey Mt. and Chesnutwood Mt. on Curtis Creek Road.

A few minutes from the Revolutionary War era and rail town of Old Fort, fifteen minutes from Black Mountain, and a half hour from Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Sheets, towels, Wifi and land phone line provided for convenience.

House layout:

ground level: Corner bedroom with a king bed; a full hall bath (shower only); tiny corner bonus room with a trundle bed

main floor: dining table seats 8 with extender; wood fireplaces (one interior, one on porch); bedroom with a trundle bed; a corner bedroom with a king bed; full hall bath;

upper floor: a loft with a king bed and a full bath (shower only).

Please note: Kibbin Cottage has a 3 night minimum stay.

More Details

Property Manager
Greybeard Rentals
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a few hours
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

Amenities

Old Fort Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • 3 King beds, 2 Twin beds, 1 Other bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Kibbin | Creekside privacy | Cleaning fee already included in rate total
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 13 reviews
5

Fantastic and quiet!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Our family visited the Kibbin, and it was simply amazing. The views and house itself were stunning! Kids played by the stream most of the days (even in the cold). We are already planning our return trip.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Greybeard Rentals
Owner's Response: Sounds like an amazing time at Kibbin! Yes, we would love to welcome you back! - Greybeard Rentals team
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Atlanta, GA
5

Fall Break in the Mountains

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We had a wonderful time staying at Kibbin at Mackey Ford. We and friends along with three children enjoyed the week. We visited Ashville, Chimney Rock and had a blast at the house with it's accommodations. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Greybeard Rentals
Owner's Response: Great! Sounds like an enjoyable time. Come back again soon!
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Raleigh, NC
5

Terry Clan Comes to Kibbin

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We had a wonderful relaxing time at the Kibbin. Beautiful home, wonderful landscape surrounding, easy check in and check out process. The home as a little history too! Home had all the amenities we needed and more. Great place to get away from the hustle and bustle. Far enough off the beaten path but close enough for a quick drive to Old Fort, Black Mountain and Marion. The house is also close enough to go exploring nearby Linville Gorge and Mount Mitchell. The home, location, and realty company exceeded our expectations. We'll definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you got some good relaxation and enjoyed Kibbin. You chose some great spots to explore. Linville Gorge is beautiful! Yes, give us a call at Greybeard Rentals when you're headed here in the future.
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Baton Rouge, LA
5

Autumn in the Mountains

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We rented Kibbin to attend a family wedding in the mountains. The rental agency's website photos and helpful advice led us to just the right spot. Kibbin offered both privacy and opportunities for our family to come together! We enjoyed a morning fire in the outside fireplace with our coffee, and the stream provided just the right amount of soothing sound. Our family hiked in the woods, and also went to Chimney Rock. We visited nearby Biltmore, and the Asheville area. Leaving the heat and humidity of the deep South for a beautiful autumn week in the mountains will be long remembered.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Greybeard Rentals
Owner's Response: Sounds like a wonderful and peaceful time at Kibbin. Glad you made some good memories. Come back and stay with Greybeard Rentals at Kibbin again soon!
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Married for 35+ years
5

Perfection ! A magical setting!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Kibbin is a beautiful home. It was exactly as described and exactly what you see. My family, 6 adults 3 young children all very much enjoyed the house and location. The layout of the house worked wonderful for us , with bedrooms on each of the 3 floors. The bedding and linens were very nice. All of the furnishings and decor were was very nice. Everything was clean and well maintained! We went tubing in the creek in front of the house, visited Black Mtn. for shopping and dinner. We went to the " gem mines" in Little Switzerland one day and had lunch. We really enjoyed our visit, and we will go back! Greybeard Rentals were amazing , friendly and helpful to work with. My only complaint is that I don't own Kibbin!!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Greybeard Rentals
Owner's Response: Kibbin is such a wonderful house! Sounds like you all had a great time. We'd love to welcome you back to your mountain home away from home. :)
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Lakewood Ranch, FL
5

Nirvana

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

This home is beautiful in every regard. Highly recommended!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Greybeard Rentals
Owner's Response: Great! glad you were pleased!!
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