About this listing
Great family weekend getaway in a quiet neighborhood. Newly renovated 3BR 2BA roundhouse with two great rooms, wraparound porches, cozy woodstove & gas logs. 5 min to Blue Ridge Parkway, 20 min to skiing.
Our house is perched on the edge of the Linville Gorge Wilderness Area, one of the most remote and beautiful wild places on the East Coast. There is abundant hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing minutes from the house, and skiing and snow tubing nearby.
Community pool (summertime,) tennis courts, playground. We have an extensive collection of hiking maps of the area that you are welcome to borrow, but please return. Our house is kid and baby-friendly, with outlet covers, cabinet locks, toddler bed, pack-n-play, toys, puzzles and DVDs to borrow while you're there. Also there is a playground in the neighborhood on Westview Drive with baskeball goal and tennis courts.
Interaction with guests
This is a vacation home, so we will not be present during guests' stays. However they can reach us at anytime with questions or concerns.
Other things to note
You can bring your own sheets and towels OR use ours and wash them, free of charge. We provide dish and laundry soap. The nearest grocery stores are the Lowe's Foods in Linville (20 minutes away) or the Ingle's in Morganton (30 minutes away.) Our refrigerator contains basic condiments & staples which are free for our guests to use. There is also a spice rack for guests use. No need to bring salt, pepper, cooking spray or ketchup. Coffee filters, paper towels, toilet paper and cleaning supplies are provided - please don't take more than you need!
Minimum age to rent: 25 Sheets and towels: Bring your own, or use ours if you're willing to wash them. Smoking: We have a strict non-smoking policy in the house AND on the premises, due to the wilderness setting of our home. Pets: Pets are not allowed unless permission is granted ahead of time and you agree to cover any damage. (the carpet is BRAND NEW!) Garbage: You cannot leave garbage on the property, it must be removed (there is a disposal facility 5 minutes from the house.) We live in bear country!!
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.