We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Celia's Retreat

6 reviews
Overview
Amenities
Reviews
Availability
Map
Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Cabin
PLEASE NOTE: This house requires a 3-night minimum stay. Perfect house for a mountain getaway. The central portion of the house was built in 1922 as a small log cabin. It has evolved over the years and now has four gracious bedrooms and three beautiful full baths with granite and tile. A remodel performed recently has brought this house to feature all of the comforts, while still retaining that rustic mountain charm. The grounds are simply spectacular with its plantings and landscaping. We are pet friendly and your dog will be in paradise, with over an acre of fenced in yard to roam and explore. And kids will love the large playhouse with electricity, and a swing in the old oak tree. The rear of the property backs up to the National Forest with The Mountains to Sea Trail just 100 f...PLEASE NOTE: This house requires a 3-night minimum stay. Perfect house for a mountain getaway. The central portion of the house was built in 1922 as a small log cabin. It has evolved over the years and now has four gracious bedrooms and three beautiful full baths with granite and tile. A remodel performed recently has brought this house to feature all of the comforts, while still retaining that rustic mountain charm. The grounds are simply spectacular with its plantings and landscaping. We are pet friendly and your dog will be in paradise, with over an acre of fenced in yard to roam and explore. And kids will love the large playhouse with electricity, and a swing in the old oak tree. The rear of the property backs up to the National Forest with The Mountains to Sea Trail just 100 feet beyond; and the Blue Ridge Parkway a slight distance farther. The National Park Service Headquarters and the Parkway Visitor's Center are only a 15 minute hike away. Countless other mountain hiking adventures abound, right outside your backdoor on The Mountains to Sea Trail This is a place that will balance you and live in your memories until you return again. PLEASE NOTE: This house requires a 3-night minimum stay. Also if interested there is a beautiful cottage on the property that can be rented if extra space is needed. It sleeps two. Please see Celia's Cottage on our website. House layout: main floor- kitchen/ island with 3 stools and dining table seats 6; a bedroom with 2 twins; full hall bath (shower only); a bedroom with a queen bed; living room with TV; laundry room; another full hall bath; a bedroom with a king bed and TV; Upstairs: a bedroom with a queen bed , TV, and a full bath Pets: Dogs Additional amenities: Close to Town, Coffee Maker, Cookware, Full Kitchen, Groups allowed, King size bed, Log/Timber Cabin, No Phone, Pet Friendly, Private, Secluded, Wireless Internet (Wifi)More
House Rules
Bathrooms
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
DVD Player
Microwave
Refrigerator
Linens Provided
Washer
Dryer
Dishwasher
Air Conditioning
Toaster
Cable/satellite TV
Patio
Deck
Iron
See more amenities
Write a ReviewReviews (6)

1 - 5 of 6 reviews

Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

Pros: Great yard for dogs! The fenced yard, trees and landscaping were fabulous. Great views. Close to downtown Asheville. Nearby restaurants and grocery stores. Modern kitchen. Cons: Musty odor in the house; not certain when it was last used, but there was something consistent with...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank ChipM134
Caleb H, VR Owner at Celia's Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded November 17, 2017

I'm so sorry to hear of your dissatisfaction in your stay at Celia's Retreat. I can assure you this is not a typical experience we aim to provide, and I'm sorry that this occurred. I know we've reported this to housekeeping since your initial feedback...More

Reviewed December 31, 2016

We stayed at Celia's retreat for thanksgiving week and had a wonderful time. The kitchen is stocked better than any place we have rented. We were traveling with extended family and everyone had plenty of space. It is a little hard to find in the...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank Paul T
Caleb H, VR Owner at Celia's Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2017

That's great to hear that the home was well stocked for your needs! Thanks for the feedback, and glad you had a great Thanksgiving getaway with us. We'd love to welcome you back! - Greybeard Rentals

See more reviews
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Location to all of Asheville is great. House is comfortable and pleasant - all bedrooms and baths were great. Kitchen was very nice, easy to use and clean. All of the other amenities were great. So close to the trails along the Blue Ridge Parkway...More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank lanhams2016
Caleb H, VR Owner at Celia's Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2017

I'm so glad you enjoyed the stay at Celia's Retreat and its proximity the Mountain to Sea Trail, Parkway and Asheville! It's a great home. Would love to welcome you back to stay at Celia's Retreat w/ Greybeard Rentals!

Reviewed July 30, 2016

Our trip to Asheville had multiple purposes. My daughter was conducting the Girls' Golf Academy with the LPGA and my granddaughter was attending, so we decided to make it a family gathering. In addition, I am a travel writer with assignment from Tours4Mobile.com to create...More

Date of stay: July 2016
1  Thank PamW74
Management response:Responded August 10, 2016

I'm happy to hear you had an enjoyable time and that Celia's Retreat was in a good location for your work and for your daughter and granddaughter had close access! Thank you for all the feedback - we'll check the stock there for wine glasses/wine...More

Reviewed September 8, 2015

Celia's retreat was better than our expectations for our girls' weekend! It was the perfect size for our group of seven. The house is actually much bigger than the pictures convey. Only a 10 minute drive to downtown Asheville or a ~$15 Uber ride. The...More

Date of stay: September 2015
2  Thank Lauren K
Management response:Responded September 11, 2015

That's great to hear that you were pleased with your stay with us at Celia's Retreat! Let us know how we can help with your next ladies getaway to the mountains.

About the Manager
Greybeard Rentals
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2009
Availability
December 2018
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
January 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
February 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
March 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
April 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
May 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
View all months
See more rates and fees
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#FKN3982911