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Creekstone Cabin - NC Mountain Cabin Sleeps 4

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
Minimum stay varies
Cabin Holiday Rental
Rustic and inviting cabin along a lovely mountain creek, borders Pisgah National Forest. You will love relaxing on the deck under the trees listening to the peaceful sounds of our creek. Inside your private retreat you will find a full kitchen, comfortable dining and living areas including TV, Blue Ray player and free high-speed wireless Internet access. Spend the cool evenings in front of a cozy fire. Nestled at the base of Mount Pisgah, your backyard is over 80,000 acres of protected National Forest. Enjoy hiking, mountain biking, and long nature walks just outside the front door. Take a leisurely drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway, just four miles from the cabin. At Creekstone Cabin you're only a 20-minute drive to Asheville and the best the area has to offer in attractions, entertainme...Rustic and inviting cabin along a lovely mountain creek, borders Pisgah National Forest. You will love relaxing on the deck under the trees listening to the peaceful sounds of our creek. Inside your private retreat you will find a full kitchen, comfortable dining and living areas including TV, Blue Ray player and free high-speed wireless Internet access. Spend the cool evenings in front of a cozy fire. Nestled at the base of Mount Pisgah, your backyard is over 80,000 acres of protected National Forest. Enjoy hiking, mountain biking, and long nature walks just outside the front door. Take a leisurely drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway, just four miles from the cabin. At Creekstone Cabin you're only a 20-minute drive to Asheville and the best the area has to offer in attractions, entertainment, dining, shopping, outdoor activities, and more. INSIDE THE CABIN The upstairs loft is accessed by a narrow spiral staircase to the catwalk (see pictures) leading to the bed area at one end and the dressing area at the other. Please mind your head up here as the ceiling is vaulted and the highest clearance is only 6 feet. The bed faces creek side, letting you drift off to sleep to its soothing sound. When you awaken, you will find yourself just below canopy level looking down on the moss and rhododendron-covered back yard; a great way to greet your day. The downstairs bedroom has a double bed and is also faces creek side so everyone gets lulled to sleep by the burbling creek. The kitchen is fully equipped with cookware, bakeware and your serving/dining needs. The kitchen has a microwave, toaster, mixer, utensils, paper and cleaning products, and full sized stove and range; everything you need to prepare a great meal. In the cabinet above the microwave you will find growlers to a couple of our local breweries and we hope you put them to good use! The living area is a great place to relax for conversation or a good book in front of a crackling fire. Enjoy a movie from our library or stream from the cabin's Netflix account or your own streaming service via ROKU. Use your mobile device to stream your own music playlists through the Bluetooth equipped surround sound system. My cabin provides a great blend of rustic feel with the modern conveniences of the digital age. The well lit bathroom has modern fixtures, and offers a shower/tub combination. While small it has what you need including hair dryer, soaps and shampoo in case you run short, and all your linen/paper needs. OUTSIDE The three season deck is just about every guest's favorite feature; a spacious 16' x 20' with gas grill, teak furniture, tiki torches and deck umbrella complete with lights! Great for entertaining, reading, watching the humming birds, goldfinches, and cardinals all to the backdrop of the burbling creek. To sit out here wrapped in the nurturing embrace of the woods will renew your strength and replenish your spirit. Off the back of the deck is a path that leads across the creek and into the national forest. Enjoy a short hike to Stonybrook Creek (1/3 mile) or a 3 mile round trip journey up to the abandoned logging road on the ridge line above the cabin. Take a walk down the road and explore the modest homes and cabins in the area. The Pisgah National Forest and DuPont Forest in the area offer more hiking than a person could possibly do in a lifetime. You will find hiking guide books and maps at the cabin that can help you decide which hikes are right for you. The Blue Ridge Parkway is 4 miles up the road from the cabin offering breath taking views, scenic drives, and (you guessed it!) plenty of hiking. GRATITUDE I'd like to say thank you for taking the time to consider booking my cabin. This truly is a special place that is precious to me; I miss living here every single day. My intent is to return and make Creekstone Cabin my permanent residence in 2020, maybe earlier if I'm very lucky. It has been a joy for me to share the cabin with like-minded people, looking for respite from life's demands. I am truly grateful to all my guests; you make it possible for me to hold on to this rustic gem. -John More
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About the Owner
John S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2010
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Reviewed February 28, 2020 via mobile

My family and I had the best time. The cabin was perfect. It was cozy, well stocked with everything we needed. John always took time to answer any questions. Thank you John. We had a great time relaxing, listening to the Creek, walking the trails...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank Oldcoachtravels
Reviewed December 15, 2019 via mobile

I was looking for an escape from the world. I wanted to feel lost in the woods surrounded by peace and quiet and nature. I found that here. It was wonderful. A small quiet cabin that was perfect for me and easy access to the...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank 693chrisa
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Reviewed September 26, 2019

Located in a quiet wooded area, loved sitting out on the deck relaxing. The babbling brook in the back yard is so relaxing to listen to. Cabin has everything you need, all you need to bring is the food. Great place!

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Freedom49323063340
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Reviewed July 16, 2019

Date of stay: July 2018
Resort527976, VR Owner at Creekstone Cabin - NC Mountain Cabin Sleeps 4, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2019

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Reviewed July 7, 2019

We had a wonderful stay in this lovely cabin! The location at the edge of the forest is so peaceful, and that is exactly what we were looking for. We really enjoyed hiking out back, and just sitting on the deck listening to the creek...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Rita W
Resort527976, VR Owner at Creekstone Cabin - NC Mountain Cabin Sleeps 4, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2019

Glad you had a wonderful time, Rita! We’d love to have you back again. Best, John

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Stereo System
Microwave
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Patio
Deck
Fireplace
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Does this vacation rental have a fenced-in yard?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Nestled at the base of Mount Pisgah, your backyard is over 80,000 acres of protected National Forest. Enjoy hiking, mountain biking, and long nature walks just outside the front door. Take a leisurely drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway, just four miles from the cabin. At Creekstone Cabin you're only a 20-minute drive to Asheville and the best the area has to offer in attractions, entertainment, dining, shopping, outdoor activities, and more.
Getting around
Unless you're an avid cyclist that enjoys challenging ascents/descents, you will want a car to get around the area. The Blue ridge Parkway is a mere 4 miles away and downtown Asheville is 18 miles from the cabin.
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