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Penland Cabin: Cozy farm cottage by a creek

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
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Located ~2.5 miles from Penland School of Crafts, this cozy cottage rests in a quiet valley on pasture land, surrounded by huge trees and bordering a rushing creek. We offer 15% off weekly and 28% off monthly stays. Centrally located between Mt. Mitchell (tallest east of the Mississippi), Roan Mountain, and Grandfather Mountain. The Blue Ridge Parkway is approximately 8.6 miles from the house. Enjoy the Gem and Rock Museum before entering the Parkway. Go either direction on the Parkway to visit either Crabtree Falls or Linville Falls. Although you will be in a very serene and secluded area, you are very close to grocery stores, restaurants, antique shops, galleries, and attractions. Walk to John Britt's and Shawn Ireland's Galleries and pottery making labs. The space Penland Cabin is appr...Located ~2.5 miles from Penland School of Crafts, this cozy cottage rests in a quiet valley on pasture land, surrounded by huge trees and bordering a rushing creek. We offer 15% off weekly and 28% off monthly stays. Centrally located between Mt. Mitchell (tallest east of the Mississippi), Roan Mountain, and Grandfather Mountain. The Blue Ridge Parkway is approximately 8.6 miles from the house. Enjoy the Gem and Rock Museum before entering the Parkway. Go either direction on the Parkway to visit either Crabtree Falls or Linville Falls. Although you will be in a very serene and secluded area, you are very close to grocery stores, restaurants, antique shops, galleries, and attractions. Walk to John Britt's and Shawn Ireland's Galleries and pottery making labs. The space Penland Cabin is approximately 1100 sq ft, with vaulted ceilings in the Living Room and Dining/Sun room. The Living Room includes a comfy seating area in front of wood burning fireplace and another sitting area across the room facing a 46 inch HDTV. Bring your own gaming system and HDMI cord for connection and steaming via the TV. Enjoy your nights in the cozy Living Room relaxing by the fire, playing games, reading books, accessing the internet, or watching the HDTV with full cable access. This charming cottage-style home offers a full size refrigerator, stove, microwave, and dishwasher, along with fully stocked kitchen implements, including plates, glasses, cups and tableware/cookware. Coffee/tea and water are provided. Please bring your own food, spices, and condiments with you. We appreciate you leaving things cleaned and all dishes put away before you check out. The Dining/Sun Room includes washer/dryer, dining area surrounded by huge windows letting in an enormous amount of natural light, and a full sized futon for extra guests to sleep on as needed. A deck off the back of the Dining/Sun Room offers another path to the 1.5 Acre lot. The first of two bedrooms is furnished with a comfortable full bed, a cedar wardrobe, side table and a small vanity. The second bedroom includes two equally comfortable twin beds, a cedar wardrobe and side tables. Clean linens are provided on the beds and extra sheets for the futon are provided. Please leave the linen on your bed at checkout - housekeeping will launder all linens following your stay. An added amenity is a writing/office nook complete with charming desk and lamp for your computer, handwritten note-taking, or postcard writing . You will also find an array of pamphlets describing attractions in the area. Guest access Guests will enjoy the entire house and 1.5 acre property which borders the twenty foot wide rushing Bear Creek along with a stream and small trickling spring. The field is perfect for family games and badmitton. Also includes fire pit and access to creekside gazebo and outdoor stone grill/fireplace. Other things to note - This house is NOT wheel-chair accessible. Guests must walk up approximately 5 front porch steps to enter front door. There are approximately 3 steps up side deck to sun room entrance. - Towels, washclothes, bed linen, and dish towels are provided. A starter supply of body wash, shampoo, conditioner, toilet paper, paper towels, and dish soap/detergent are provided. - CABLE television and WiFi are provided. - Smoking: Penland Cabin is a smoke free environment. Smoking is allowed outside only. Please extinguish cigarette butts in porch ashtrays and dispose of safely. - Pets: Sorry, but no pets allowed in the house. This is for the comfort of guests with allergies. - PHONE: Cell phone coverage depends largely on the service provider. However, most smart phones can use WiFi to place a call. There is no land line phone service. - HEAT: Central heat. -Air Conditioning: Open screened windows and the ceiling fans along with cool mountain breezes keep the summer indoor temperatures fairly comfortable. However, for those warm days, window a/c units are available in the living room and in the sun/dining room. - No parties or events to be held at Penland Cabin or it's property. - The house is approximately 4 minutes from a gas station and 7 min to Ingles Grocery store in Spruce Pine. There is also a Walmart on Spruce Pine and local Farmer's Markets on scheduled days. - TRASH: Please remove your trash as often as you can to keep your space fresh and less inviting for insects. Housekeeping will remove the remaining trash once at the end of your stay. If you are staying longer than one week, housekeeping offers picking up the trash for additional $10 per occurrence. However, you can take it home or to the county-operated 'convenience centers' for recycling and trash, which are located in four locations around the county. In addition, housekeeping offers a full cleanup for $65 on demand if you need additional cleaning during your stay. Recycling and Trash Centers in Mitchell County: Bakersville (3.9 miles, 6 min) Highway 226, near Mine Creek Road Mon-Tue, Thu-Sat 6:30-19:00 More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Safe
Dryer
Towels Provided
Dishwasher
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cable/satellite TV
Cycling Trips
Iron
Ceiling Fans
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Toaster
Fireplace
Deck
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed getting away with the family at this cute cottage! All the amenities of home. Great sunroom for family dinners and playing games and crafting on those rainy days. Kids enjoyed exploring the creek and swinging on rope swing! Relaxing evenings spent around the...More

Thank Christin P
Jada C, VR Owner at Penland Cabin: Cozy farm cottage by a creek, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

It was great to host you and your family and I am so glad you enjoyed yourselves. Hope to see you back soon! Jada

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Fantastic sunny cottage with everything you could need for an extended stay. We cooked a full Thanksgiving meal and the large fridge and convection oven were very nice to have! (Ingles Grocery Store in Spruce Pine is within 20 minutes drive). Easy to get to...More

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Jada C, VR Owner at Penland Cabin: Cozy farm cottage by a creek, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

So happy to host your Thanksgiving week and glad you enjoyed your stay and took advantage of the incredible nearby hikes. Hurry back!

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

An exceptional little cottage tucked into the trees with everything to make it feel like home!! Enjoyed coffee on the porch listening to the creek! Comfortable, exquisitely decorated!! Will visit again! Thanks Jada!!!

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Jada C, VR Owner at Penland Cabin: Cozy farm cottage by a creek, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

So glad that you enjoyed your visit. Thanks for the excellent communication too. Y'all are welcome back anytime!

Reviewed 21 August 2017

A cute little mountain gem hidden in the woods. Very peaceful and relaxing with all the amenities you need. Jada, the owner, was terrific to work with and very responsive. I'll definitely be back!

1  Thank TacosMommo
Jada C, VR Owner at Penland Cabin: Cozy farm cottage by a creek, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you so much. It was a pleasure to have you and to see your beautiful art work. Hope to see you again in your second home in the mountains

Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a cute little house near a stream with a big yard and firepit. It is out in the country - no cell reception. It sleeps 5-6 if you count the futon and the couches. We stayed in June and the summer breeze was...More

1  Thank delphine12
Management response:Responded 21 August 2017

Thank you so much for the review. Likewise, we enjoyed having you here and hope to host you again. Your art work and graphic production is outstanding!

About the Owner
Jada C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2017
Interaction with guests
Jada and her family live nearby and she is available by phone for any questions. Texting may be the fastest way to connect with me and I will make every attempt to respond promptly. I enjoy meeting guests and also very much respect their privacy and my own.
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About the neighbourhood
Spend quiet days on the creek, on the porch, or playing on the large pasture away from your normal rushed routine, or head into one of the many small towns and attractions in this area for some local flavor: Distance and time to nearby towns and attractions: *2.7 miles to Penland School of Crafts (~ 5-6 min) *1.3 miles to the closest gas station/convenience store (P&R Valero), 3-4 min drive *4.1 miles to downtown Spruce Pine (~ 8 min) for local Ingles Grocery Store, downtown restaurants, and galleries *5.6 miles to the Grassy Creek Golf & Country Club (great restaurant on site) (~9 min) *6.9 miles to Bakersville (Galleries and country restaurants) (~10 min) *8.6 miles to Blue Ridge Parkway access in Spruce Pine(~13 min).
Getting around
*Approx 10 miles to downtown Micaville: ice cream, art gallery, local music, and coffee shop. *16 miles to Burnsville (~ 20 min) *16 miles to Linville falls (~ 24 min) *51.7 to Asheville, (~1 hr) *41.9 miles to Boone (~1 hr) *36.8 miles to Mt. Mitchell State Park via Blue Ridge Parkway (~1 hr) *27.4 miles to Roan Mountain State Park and The Appalachian Trail via Hwy 226(~ 44 min) *28 miles to 'Mile High Swinging Bridge', 2050 Blowing Rock Hwy, Linville, NC 28646 (50 min) *29.7 miles to Grandfather mountain (~ 44 min) *19.5 miles to Carolina Hemlocks Recreation Area off Hwy 80 South (~ 27 min) *Approx 24 miles to Roaring Fork Falls, Solstice Cycles bike shop, and access to Black Mountain Campground.
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