The Rocky Roost is a three bedroom/three bath, hand-hewn log cabin located in Banner Elk. This inviting cabin is thoughtfully furnished and artfully decorated.
The Rocky Roost boasts an open floor plan adding to the warmth of the cabin. The living room features a beautiful stone wood burning fireplace. The dining room seats 6 with additional seating for 4 at the counter bar. The well equipped kitchen has everything guests need to prepare a meal. Guests will also enjoy using the gas grill on the rocking chair front porch!
The screened in porch off of the main level is a wonderful retreat with its vine swing, Adirondack chairs, and hemlock outdoor dining table with seating for 10. The covered lower deck includes a hot tub along with rocking chairs to take in the beautiful trees and lake view. Just outside the back door is a fire-pit with Adirondack chairs ... the perfect place for roasting s'mores, sharing stories, and enjoying the nighttime air. Also out back is a covered gravel area for a fun game of corn hole or ladder ball.
A cozy bedroom with a queen bed is located on the main floor. Upstairs guests will find another bedroom featuring a queen bed which opens to a loft with a twin bed and trundle. Downstairs is another bedroom with a queen size bed. Guests will find new, luxury linens on all beds. Additionally, a queen size sleeper sofa is located on the lower level. A private, full bathroom is located on each floor.
The home features wireless, high speed internet, 5 large HDTVs all with Google Chromecast allowing guests to stream their own media or use Netflix and HuluPlus accounts. There are DVD players with the televisions in the living room and game room. The game room features a slate pool table, dart board, 50" HDTV, XBOX 360 and more. Additional amenities include many games, puzzles, video games, and DVDs.
Within walking distance from the Rocky Roost are 2 small ponds which are stocked for fishing.
Come and enjoy all that the mountains have to offer ... from snow tubing and skiing to hiking, river tubing, fishing, or simply relaxing. The Rocky Roost is located just minutes from Boone and Blowing Rock. Less than a mile away is Hawksnest featuring a huge zip line and snow tubing. Whether you are taking in a play at LMC or Appalachian State, hiking the Grandfather Profile Trail or Otter Falls, visiting the famous Mast General Store, skiing at one of the numerous slopes, whitewater rafting, or enjoying the water at Wildcat Lake ... you will always find something fun to do year round.
North Carolina's High Country is a favorite destination of families, couples, friends, and adventure-seekers. North Carolina has the highest mountains east of the Rockies and caters to adventurers of all abilities.
While you are here, visit some of our favorite dining spots - Bella's, Puerto Nuevo, The Pedalin' Pig Lost Province, Vidalia's or Our Daily Bread to name just a few.
We hope that you will reserve your stay at The Rocky Roost sometime soon!