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Pet Friendly Rental Cabin In The Heart Of Wine Country

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3.5 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath 2 Story Rental House With Vineyard And Mountain Views

The "Vineyard House" is a recently renovated 2 story house with spectacular views of the Round Peak vineyards and Blue Ridge Mountains. Located close to Mount Airy (Mayberry) and Elkin. Fully outfitted with a large screened in porch. With trails on 33 acres of vineyards, fields and woods, and a bonfire pit, it is a perfect place to relax, or to use as a base to go on wine tours or explore the regions many attractions.

Ken Gulaian
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
October 13, 2017

About Ken Gulaian

Hi everyone! We are Kari Heerdt and Ken Gulaian, and as the owners of Round Peak Vineyards, we'd like to introduce ourselves and our team. We met in Cincinnati in 1998 when we both worked for General Electric. We moved to Charlotte, NC in 2000 for a new job opportunity, loved it, and decided North Carolina was where we would stay. Careers got in the way though, and in 2006 we moved to San Francisco for Kari's work. This proved to be instrumental since it resulted in a lot of time spent enjoying wine in Napa, Sonoma, and especially the Dry Creek Valley. We particularly enjoyed the small family owned wineries. When we got the chance to return to North Carolina in 2008, again for Kari's work, we jumped at the chance. Ken had already decided it was time to give up the corporate world, and when we found out there was an opportunity to own a winery in North Carolina, we couldn't resist! After visiting, being impressed with the wines, and seeing the spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, we decided to take the challenge.

Ken Gulaian purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Ken Gulaian chose Heartland

The Vineyard House, and the adjacent Winery House, create a really unique rental opportunity, where you can stay right in the heart of wine country, relax and enjoy some fantastic views, hike around our 33 acres of vineyards and woods, and yet still get out and participate in the many activities in the region.

What makes this cabin unique

Next door is both a winery (Round Peak Vineyards) and a craft brewery (Skull Camp Brewing). Included in the rental is a tasting of either wine or beer for each adult renter (21 & over). With both Mount Airy (home of Mayberry) and Elkin (heart of wine country) close by, there is something for everyone to do!


The cabin is located ~ 10 miles from downtown Mt. Airy, famous as "Mayberry" from the Andy Griffith show. It is also about 20 miles from Downtown Elkin, and is in the heart of the Yadkin Valley wine region.


Mount Airy Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , On 1st floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , On 2nd floor
    Master Bathroom - combination tub/shower , jetted tub , In Master bedroom
  • Note the listing says 1.5 baths but there are 2.5. We can't get VRBO to fix this.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • 1st fl Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    2nd Fl Bedroom - 1 queen
    2nd fl bedroom #2 - 2 twin/ single
    Upstairs TV Room with French doors - 1 sleep sofa /futon , In addition to the futon that sleeps 2, it has a futon chair
  • In addition to the three main bedrooms, there is a 4th TV room with a queen sized futon (French doors and curtains make it a cozy 4th bedroom).
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • festivals
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
If you have questions, please ask us!. VRBO won't allow our main website to be shown, but you can check it out...Round Peak Vineyards.


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Pet Friendly Rental Cabin In The Heart Of Wine Country
average rating of 5.0 based on 19 reviews

Great weekend place for our family

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely place to stay! Very family and pet friendly with everything one needs for the weekend. The very comfortable layout with full kitchen includes a screened back porch with a fantastic view overlooking the vineyards and Blue Ridge mountains and was a favorite spot for breakfast and our dogs. Our 22 month old granddaughter loved frolicking barefooted and rolling around in the freshly mown green grass. We enjoyed watching the sunset while sitting on our blankets and sipping reds and whites purchased from the Round Peak tasting room. Emily was our friendly, gracious server and was very informative about the specific vineyard wines and the Yadkin Valley region in general. We also found the location to be incredibly convenient to major highways as well as to Mount Airy and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Our daughter and son-in-law remarked that we should make Round Peak a new family tradition. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ginny, thanks for the great review, and thanks again for staying with us! Cheers, Ken
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Saint Sauveur , Quebec - Canada

Amazing stay again !!

  • 5 of 5

It was our third stay , only 2 nights when we were going down to Florida !

Again it was perfect ! clean ! easy to deal with Ken !!

This is our place to relax after a long drive !!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Michel, I was hoping to see you, but was down in Elkin most of the day you were here! Thanks for the nice note, and thanks again for choosing to stop here! Cheers, Ken
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Superbly relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd time staying and we will continue to come back. Great venue, great people, great price. Highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mark, Thanks again for coming out! Sorry I missed you in the tasting room though, would have liked to go through beers and wine with you! Cheers, Ken
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Lancaster, Ohio

Weekend in Mt. Airy

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property and setting overlooking the vineyards. Cabin is wonderfully equipped to accommodate a family or a small group of people, with amenities that made travel easy and relaxing. There is a fire pit outside, an enclosed patio, a deck that you can sit and look at the winery or arbors, and more. We will definitely be returning this year or next, and recommend anyone interested in a quiet weekend to give this location a try.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Doug, thanks for the great review, and sorry I missed you on Saturday! Hopefully we can hook up during your next visit. Cheers, Ken
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Wonderful weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Located in a beautiful, quiet setting overlooking the vineyards, this property had everything we needed - screened in porch to sit in the evening, well equipped kitchen, clean and comfortable bedrooms and great walking paths through the vineyard right in front of the door. A short drive away from some amazing hiking areas and after a long hike we could just walk over to the winery for a beer or glass of wine. We had the best time!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Gabriela, thanks for the great review...prety much describes it better than we do! Cheers, Ken
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Relaxing with beautiful views

  • 5 of 5

This pet friendly cabin was perfect for my husband, me, and our German Shepherd. There was also plenty of extra room to invite friends to stay. Our dog loved roaming the land around the vineyards. We enjoyed wandering the area and coming back to enjoy the beautiful view from the tasting patio at the wine room or our own private screened porch. We will definitely be back again.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 13.0%

Note VRBO does not allow selection of a single day rental, but it is available at $425 (summer rate) or $325 (winter rate) for weekends. Please email to make 1 day rentals.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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