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Light Filled Mountain Log Home close to Asheville

This log cabin is bathed in natural light.
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This log cabin is bathed in natural light.
Side entrance and garage allowing interior access. Front of cabin after a summer rain.
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5.0 of 5 stars
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15 reviews
This log cabin is bathed in natural light.
Side entrance and garage allowing interior access.
Front of cabin after a summer rain.
View from the 5.5 acre property
Spring view from big wrap-around deck.
Early morning view from deck
Entertainment nook has custom built futon sofa, swivel gliders, and 46' LED TV.
Dominoes in a canoe!
Cozy corner next to gas stove - warm up with the flip of a switch!
Fully equipped kitchen with lots of space.
Gas range, microwave, granite counter tops
Fill my tummy with cookies and I'll be a very happy bear!
Door to Bear's Den bedroom is off the kitchen....The other door goes to the pantry/laundry room
Bear's Den bedroom on main level
Bear's Den iron headboard detail
Our bears are friendly!
Main floor bathroom off Bear's Den
Convenient main floor laundry room
Upstairs to the master loft; downstairs to the garage.
Head on up to the Squirrel's Nest master loft.
Hand-made locust log bed in master loft surrounded by windows
Rugged yet oh so comfortable!
Master loft reading nook with rustic wood furniture
You are truly on Nature's Doorstep!
Spacious Squirrel's Nest master loft.
Large picture window in master loft
Like being in a tree house!
Beauty surrounds you morning, noon, and night.
Master bath has claw foot tub with wooded mountain view
Your own private wooded wonderland!
Master bathroom has a shower, too.
Looking down on breakfast bar, dining table, and pot belly stove.
Custom built futon couch and swivel gliders with 46 inch LED TV/Blue Ray
Outdoor dining.....on Nature's Doorstep!
More outdoor dining
Grill and bistro set on side of wrap-around deck
Covered side of wrap-around deck
Nestled on 5.5 acres of lovely woodlands.
Another view of the cabin from above.
Locust in bloom
Spring view of Echo Lake from the property
Spring beauty
Hummingbirds are regular guests.
One of the paths on the property
Sunset view from deck
Autumn view from deck
Autumn view from deck
Autumn on the deck
Autumn view from deck
Autumn view from deck
Autumn view from deck
Autumn view from master bedroom
Autumn view from master bedroom
Looking out on a December Evening
Winter sunset
Winter is wonderful
stained glass window
stained glass window
Spring returns
Spring - Mountain Laurels abound on the property
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Overview
Rental Home /
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Fairview, North Carolina
Nestled on the side of a secluded mountain ridge, Nature’s Doorstep offers beauty, tranquility and comfort. The 2 bedroom 2 bath log home is bathed in natural light and surrounded by breathtaking mountain views. Paved roads and driveway provide easy access up to the cabin. Located just 15 minutes from charming Black Mountain, and 20 minutes from lively downtown Asheville, you have the perfect getaway: acres of wooded mountain privacy, yet close to great restaurants, galleries, shopping and local attractions. If you love the outdoors, there are abundant hiking trails, rivers, and waterfalls to explore. The Blue Ridge and Pisgah National Forests, Blue Ridge Parkway, Arboretum, Mountains to Sea Trail, French Broad River, Lake Lure, Chimney Rock State Park, Bear Wallow, and the Florence Nature Preserve are all an easy drive from the cabin... Read more
About the owner, Jean A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN2559519 by: FlipKey
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 15 reviews
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B M
Jacksonville, Florida
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

I have to say that Russ and Jean Ann own a little piece of heaven. And I'm darned glad they are willing to share it. This amazing, beautiful place is a treasure trove of the best of everything you can imagine in a vacation rental. They have thought of everything you could ever need. The kitchen is extremely well stocked... more

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Beth R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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person found this review helpful

**Light Filled Mountain Log Home close to Asheville** is an appropriate title for the cabin listed. From the light colored pine logs, to the skylights, and to the abundant amount of windows brings in a feeling of relaxation and openness that allows each guest to absorb the beauty and feel of the nature that surrounds this lovely cabin. Each morning... more

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Susan G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 for a stay in August 2015
1
person found this review helpful

My husband and I rented this beautiful home with its gorgeous view for two weeks, and could have stayed forever. We loved the creative layout of the cabin, its many thoughtful touches prepared by the owners, and the wonderful way it and the property surrounding it is maintained. The location is outstanding, with easy access to local attractions, including Asheville,... more

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Thanks, Sue. It was a pleasure hosting you! more

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    No
  • Elder Access:
    Ask
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
    Yes
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
$175
$200
$1,100
$3,975
Oct 1, 2016 -
Nov 23, 2016
2016
4 nights
$185
$210
$1,175
$4,000
Nov 24, 2016 -
Nov 26, 2016
Thanksgiving
3 nights
$210
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Dec 23, 2016 -
Dec 25, 2016
Christmas
3 nights
$210
$210
$1,175
$4,000
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $75 / stay - Fee
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Asheville Regional Airport: 19.9 mi
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