About the property
- House1200 sqft
- Half Baths1
- Minimum Stay2 - 4 nights
2 bed, 1.5 bath Arts and Crafts bungalow with lovely front porch
Walk to Old Salem and its shops and restaurants, Cobblestone Farmers' Market, Washington Park and the lovely, shady Strollway leading to downtown. Adjacent to Old Salem and very close to Downtown, UNCSA, BB&T Ballpark and the Wake Forest Innovation Quarter.
Stylishly renovated by a UNC School of the Arts professor, this beautiful, private West Salem Craftsman style bungalow includes two bedrooms, one bathroom with spa bath and rainfall shower, and additional half bath leading off the master suite. Attractive 9 foot ceilings, a gorgeous front porch with swing and bistro table and chairs, huge back deck with sun lounger, parasol and table and chairs, and securely fenced backyard, perfect for those planning to bring their furry best friend along on vacation. With enough rooms to comfortably accommodate four guests, this charming house is a terrific lodging choice for business people, couples, friends, parents visiting students at one of the nearby schools or small families. The home is tastefully decorated with stunning, unusual contemporary light fittings, new windows, custom blinds, and refinished wood floors. Stainless steel appliances and birch cabinets are featured in the well appointed kitchen together with laundry facilities (stacked washer/dryer). WiFi, Smart TV (Netflix and Amazon enabled) in the Living Room and cable TV (70+ channels + HBO) in both L/R and Master bedroom are also provided. Look forward to unwinding outside on the home's lovely front porch swing, where you can enjoy the cool evening breeze. In summer lots of flowering Crape Myrtle trees line the attractive street.
This rental is totally private and can be accessed via a lockbox on the front door which will hold two front door keys. The code will be provided in ample time before the guests' stay. Parking is on the right of the property as you face the house. Access to the rear deck and securely fenced backyard is via a door leading from the kitchen or they can be accessed via a gate in the fence. Walk to Granville Park, Washington Park, the YWCA, Old Salem with its shops and restaurants, and the Strollway. Short drive to downtown and grocery stores (Harris Teeter, Whole Foods, Publix, and Trader Joes). See the extensive guidebook at the house.
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- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 18, 2018
About Patricia Taverner-Peck
I am originally from the UK, but have now made Winston-Salem my home where I find all the things I most enjoy: history in Old Salem (which reminds me of an English country village), the arts - great theaters, galleries, UNCSA and Reynolda House; super restaurants and bakeries catering for all tastes (some of my favorites are The Tavern in Old Salem, The West End Cafe and Mozelle's); wonderful trees and flowers and countryside; super friendly people; trips to wineries, state parks, skiing all within a couple of hours, and easy road trips further afield to the coast or other cities and states. I hope you will enjoy staying in my beautiful, sunny house ... I have tried to think of all that I would like to find in a vacation rental. I lived in West Salem when I first moved to Winston-Salem, and thoroughly enjoyed the area, walking my dogs in Old Salem and Washington Park, making my way downtown on the lovely, shady Strollway, enjoying the arts at UNCSA, and visiting all the nearby coffee shops and restaurants.
Patricia Taverner-Peck purchased this House in 2015
Why Patricia Taverner-Peck chose Winston-Salem
I lived in this beautiful house for a few months when I first moved to Winston-Salem and fell in love with the area being so close to Old Salem, downtown and some great parks. It is a super cute house, very stylishly renovated and has a very welcoming, comfortable vibe.
What makes this House unique
I love to sit on the front porch with a book and enjoy the breeze, and in the summer the flowering crape myrtle trees are quite lovely.
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Beautiful home in a convenient area
The home was very clean and neatly decorated with a modern design. Owner thought of everything, from a well designed welcome book to a Bluetooth speaker for music to plenty of towels to a very nice welcome basket including wine. There were even little decorative notes pointing out things you may need to know such as where a power switch is. Overall a fantastic experience!
Thank you again, Michael, for the beautiful flowers. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will return some time in the future :)
Charming Home, impeccably clean, convenient location!
We were so comfortable in this beautiful home! We had every comfort and luxury we could anticipate needing ... the owner certainly has an incredible sense of hospitality!
Thank you, Sharon and Lindsay, for being such great guests. I would love to welcome you back on another occasion :)
A Winston-Salem Gem
We loved our stay at your beautiful home. Everything was clean, fresh, stylish, comfortable and in perfect working order. You had us with the luxurious beds, but the wine, coffee and even half and half was over the top. We travel to the area regularly to see our son's theatre productions at UNCSA and will consider this our Winston-Salem home!
Thank you, Gayle, for your great review, and for leaving my home so clean and tidy :) I look forward to welcoming you back for your son’s future UNCSA events!
Everything we expected!
It was phenomenal, super cute and with the most comfortable beds!!! Ms. Patricia was so nice, she reminded us every step of the way of due dates, and up to the night before we arrived she made sure to ask if we had any questions. Will rent again.
Thank you, Lissette, for your lovely review! I look forward to being your host again :)
Best stocked and most welcoming VRBO we've stayed in.
Our family has stayed in VRBO properties around the world and this one was the most welcoming. It starts with the easy check-in instructions and continues with the well-stocked kitchen and bathroom. Everything is clean and functions well. There are many niceties, too many to list, but the presence of fresh milk, coffee, and breakfast foods are a definite plus. If you are a few people who need to stay in Winston-Salem for a few days, this is probably your best option.
I am so pleased you found my home to be extra welcoming, George. I try to think of all the amenities I would like to find in a home when traveling, and am thrilled when I hear that my additional touches are well appreciated :)
Very comfortable and convenient
We spent a weekend at this lovely house, and only wish we'd had more time to enjoy it! The owner has thought of everything you might want (she even stocks the refrigerator and the pantry). The front and back porches are especially nice for relaxing outdoors.
I am so glad you enjoyed your weekend, Ruth, and that our lovely sunny skies allowed you to take advantage of the porch and deck!
Walk to Old Salem and its shops and restaurants, Cobblestone Farmers' Market, Washington Park and the lovely, shady Strollway leading to downtown. Close to UNC School of the Arts which has wonderful productions at low cost (see calendar at the house), Within minutes of Caminos at Brookstown and Twin Hives coffee shops, both of which are superb. 1.5 miles from Downtown with all its great restaurants and art venues (see my welcome book), and BB&T Ballpark. Close to Wake Forest University, Reynolda House, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, and only a little further afield, Pilot Mountain, Hanging Rock State Park, wonderful wineries and much more.
Rates & Availability
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