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Great Mountain Retreat! Incredible Views! Hot Tub!

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And this is not even Peak Color!
Excellent
17 reviews
And this is not even Peak Color!
Enjoying the hot tub at sunset is a great way to end a day!
No need to drive to a vista like this! Just walk out the door and start hiking!
This is not a painting. This is God's handiwork!
Sunrise at Blessing Ridge...what a way to start the day!
Even the gloomiest days can be inspiring!
A fire pit with a great ridge view...and native spruce benches.
Blessing Ridge has room for up to 10 guests on two levels!
Easy access from the gravel parking lot...only two steps and you're in!
Plenty of comfortable seating, a warm fireplace, and a 55' HDTV!
Prepare a gourmet meal in the kitchen and even enjoy chef side seating!
The views are good while you cook and while you eat!
Master Bedroom with queen bed, dressers, flat-screen TV, and walk-in closet!
Don't worry if it's too rainy to enjoy the hot tub. A jacuzzi is waiting inside!
Main floor guest bedroom with a queen bed and adjacent bath.
There's a family bedroom and full bath upstairs too.
The loft has a new ping-pong table and a sofa bed with a memory foam mattress!
This puts our mountainside home (center home at top of meadow) in perspective!
Easy access and close to town with plenty of solitude and room to safely roam!
A herd of deer are often seen on the adjacent hillsides!
In the summer, a pair of hummingbirds entertain frequently just off the porch!
This waterfall and others are only 20 minutes away off the road to Highlands!
Rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and pontoon boat rentals are a 25-40' drive.
It does snow at Blessing Ridge...with skiing and tubing available 30-45' away!
You'll come to the end of each day at Blessing Ridge with no regrets!
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Overview
Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Franklin, North Carolina
If you are looking for a place to experience the mountains and all that Western North Carolina has to offer, our Blessing Ridge mountain home could be an ideal choice for you! Completed in late 2011 our home is located at a 2500 foot elevation within the boundaries of the Nantahala National Forest. It has the feel of a remote mountain getaway…without the usual steep mountain driving. It also has easy access to neighbors and to nearby suburban amenities. You will enjoy great views from every room in the house with breathtaking 180 degree, long range mountain views from our great room, dining room and wrap around covered porch. If you like to cook you will even enjoy the view while cooking on an IKEA gas stove inserted into a cooking island complete with chef table seating! The kitchen is equipped with brand new stainless steel appliances s... Read more
About the Owner, Jeffrey L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 1 property
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Reviewed May 11, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

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Reviewed February 28, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

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Reviewed February 6, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Everything was just as advertised. Crazy beautiful views and a snug and comfortable cabin tucked away in a convenient location. I would highly recommend this place to anyone. Jeffery was very responsive and helpful as well.

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 2 nights
$180
$950
Jul 9, 2017 -
Aug 19, 2017
Late Summer
3 nights
$195
$1,050
Oct 1, 2017 -
Nov 5, 2017
Fall Color
3 nights
$210
$1,150
Nov 6, 2017 -
Dec 18, 2017
November - December
2 nights
$165
$850
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Fees
  • Variable cleaning fee: $100 / stay - Fee
  • Booking fee: $25 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The cleaning fee is a separate charge payable directly to our housekeeper upon check out. The rate varies depending on the number of guests:
1 to 2 Guests: $75.00
3 to 4 Guests: $100.00
5 to 6 Guests: $125.00
7 to 10 Guests: $150.00
Long Term Rentals (3 weeks or longer): $150.00
Pet Cleaning Fee: $25
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About the neighborhood
Our Franklin vacation home is an unexpected blessing. We chose it for its spectacular mountain views and easy access to Franklin and its many suburban amenities. We chose Franklin because of its central location in Western North Carolina making it a great base from which to explore all that this great area has to offer. Blessing Ridge is a spectacular vacation home. Everyone who has visited is blown away by the 180 degree long range mountain views that we enjoy there. We love the view when the sky is clear and you can see for miles. And we love the view when it's raining and the clouds are rolling in and out among the many layers of ridges we can see from. In most places the view stays constant....but not in the mountains. The personality of the view can change in minutes which is alwa... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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