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Recent Spruce Pine reviews

  • Thanksgiving Vacation

    "My family and I visited a Mountain View 2 during the week of Thanksgiving. The cabin was very nice, clean and welcoming. We thoroughly enjoyed our vacation away from home in this cozy, relaxing getaway. The hot tub was very soothing and relaxing after a long day out sightseeing or crossing the Swinging Bridge at Grandfather Mountain. Jill provided an abundance of information on great restaurants, sightseeing, and hiking. She also gave advice on a Tree Farm/Winery, which we loved. Thank you Jill for helping to make our vacation/Thanksgiving special and for always being willing to answer ALL of my questions.☺ The Bailey Family Raleigh, NC"
    Guest: Kim B. Date of Stay: November 2016 Review Submitted: November 28, 2016
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  • Amazing house, Secluded yet Close, Great Views, Best Amenities Ever

    "Must echo other reviewers in agreeing you just can't go wrong staying at Coal Train House! Immaculately clean; beautiful, unique furnishings and art; best equipped house we've ever rented (and we've rented a lot). Add the gorgeous view, pond, excitement of the daily train, beautiful (cool and clean) river and proximity to town, Penland School and other activities--the perfect vacation spot. Having a host actually meet you, and also the fact they live fairly close--huge plus. No one wants to show up at a rental, ready to relax, and not be able to get in, find the key, punch in a non-working code, or find essential equipment not working. K met us, explained the A/C thermostat, pointed out essential features, and answered our questions. Another plus is the fact that every need or want has been considered in this house--from the grill on the porch, to the very well-equipped kitchen (all basics, including oil, spices, mayo, tea, coffee, syrup, tons of plates, glasses, utensils, napkins, cutting board, toaster, blender--and much, much more that I can't recall). Linens and bedding are comfy and attractive, mattresses great, towels plush. No second hand "vacation home" items here, at all!!! Even the cookware is high end, as is everything else in this home. Thoughtful touches abound, including games, books, music, binoculars, cooler--even breakfast basics upon arrival (pastries, orange juice, coffee, creamer, fridge full of drinks). I can't think of a single thing that we could have possibly needed or wanted. So many extras...As for the home itself--perfect place for two small families or one extended, with multiple porches/balconies and lots of outdoor space to "get away," plus bedrooms on two floors and plenty of bathrooms. Outdoors you can bird watch, gaze at the view of the river and hills, hang out at the pond (hammock and pier down there--feed the fish, read, nap), or walk the railroad tracks about a 1/8 mile upriver to access a small sandy area for river play. Road into property is a smidge steep in places, but excellent condition on our visit, with lots of gravel, no "washboard" areas. As others mentioned, there is one small house on the same property, but it is not close and plenty of vegetation between the two homes (and apparently the home is rarely occupied). You would never know it is there, and you feel quite secluded, especially as the sound of the river is constantly in the background. No mosquitoes at all, despite the pond. Dog paradise, too!"
    Guest: sati Date of Stay: July 2016 Review Submitted: July 10, 2016
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  • Great outdoor space and views; kid-friendly

    "Excellent outdoor space with great views and room to explore for children. Home very clean and comfortable and well-suited for families. Good road to the house with easy/quick access to the Blue Ridge Parkway and surrounding attractions/towns/amenities."
    Guest: Shelton H. Date of Stay: November 2016 Review Submitted: November 16, 2016
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  • Wonderful

    "We were fortunate enough to stay here over the long holiday weekend. The cabin is perfect for a family and had unbelievable views. It is remote while still being close to lots of fun things. We picked apples at Altapass, hiked around Price and visited the Linville Caverns AND best of all sat on the huge deck and stared off into the sunset."
    Guest: Toni S. Date of Stay: September 2016 Review Submitted: September 19, 2016
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