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Peaceful Straw Bale Country Getaway

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Peaceful Straw Bale Country Getaway

Entire house
6 guests3 bedrooms4 beds3 bathrooms
6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
3 bathrooms
Sparkling clean
9 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Nelle is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.

Our unique straw bale home sleeps six comfortably. Located 25 minutes from Asheville, our lovely home on 6 acres in a beautiful mountain valley. Our home has been featured in several books & magazines and voted one of the greenest homes in WNC. Limited internet access.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed,1 sofa
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
Common spaces
2 sofas


157 Reviews

Amanda User Profile
September 2019
If I could buy this property I would. The house itself and property is amazing. We had a blast there. The only thing I would suggest is the info welcome book could be updated. Overall it was great!
Sharen User Profile
September 2019
This place is heavenly. Beautiful in every way.
Carrie User Profile
August 2019
The home is certainly quaint and very charming, and the setting is gorgeous. Our family enjoyed unplugging for the weekend and taking in the sights and sounds of our surroundings. The hosts were very responsive as well. What a relaxing and serene atmosphere, highly recommend for…
Carolina User Profile
August 2019
We loved every little moment in Nelle’s and Doug’s beautiful house. The energy in their house made our trip! We arrived with plans to explore the city and the region but we did not want to leave their house! :-) Thank you very much for sharing such a special place with us and…
Laurel User Profile
August 2019
This has become our home away from home for mountain getaways. We always have a wonderful time!
Joshua User Profile
August 2019
This home is so special, I will be challenged to give it the credit it's due. One of my first thoughts when arriving was "goals! I will have a home with this much care, uniqueness, and beauty for my family some day."
Barbara User Profile
July 2019
Wonderful setting for a quiet peaceful and restorative visit. Wonderful accommodations and gracious hospitality. A true gem for a family vacation.

Hosted by Nelle

Asheville, NCJoined in January 2015
Nelle User Profile
157 Reviews
1 Reference
Nelle is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Doug and I built this house and raised our two kids here. It is a wonderful place and quite magical. Our house was featured in "The Good House Book" by Clark Snell. I work in public health and Doug is a contractor. The house has been our sanctuary and we are excited to share it…
Interaction with guests
We will greet you when you arrive or leave the key in a secure location. You can make yourself at home. We are available by phone if you need anything. Enjoy!
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood


House Rules

No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM and check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox