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Cozy log home with hot tub is the perfect place for a romantic get-a-way

Cozy log home with hot tub is the perfect place for a romantic get-a-way


Property Details

Updated: May 15, 2015
Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, 9 Sleeps


Come experience the beauty of the mountains and all the new spring flowers! A great time to come explore all the wonderful things to do up here while at off-season rates!!

If you're looking for the perfect family vacation or a couples get-a-way this is the place for you! I built this cabin as a place to gather with family and friends, to reconnect with those you love and to relax and find peace - I think you will find all that here.

'When I'm tired ...

and my strength has ebbed ...

I return to the mountains and draw from them

power, energy, renewal and inspiration.'


This beautiful custom built log home (May 2006)is located just

outside of Boone in the gated community of Powder Horn

Mountain. 'Heaven in the Hills' is a 3 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath cabin

with the BEST view on the mountain! It offers 2 large decks, a

screen porch and a new Hot Tub to sit outside and watch the

everchanging sky or the spectacular star show on a clear night. You

may even see deer, wild turkey and plenty of other wildlife just

outside your door! This home has Heat & Air conditioning, Gas Log

Fireplace, a fully appointed Kitchen with Dishwasher, Microwave, and

Flat Surface Stove, Outdoor Gas Grill, Washer/Dryer, 4 TV's with

Satelite Receivers (my husbands idea!), 2 DVD & VCR players and

plenty of board games to play with the family! New Pillow Top

Mattresses and a Private Bath for each bedroom makes this the

perfect place to share with friends and family. No worries - All bed

linens and towels are provided.

More Details
  • Sleeps 9
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bath
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Recent Review

About the Owner

My name is Terry and my husband, Jeff and I live in Wilmington, NC. I grew up in upstate New York but moved to Raleigh and then to Wilmington when I was younger. We first went to Powder Horn Mountain when our kids were about 7 and 10 and had the best family vacation we have ever had. We loved getting out in the woods, hikng, fishing, animal watching and just getting back to pure family time. We returned every summer and then had the opportunity to buy a lot and build our own dream cabin. How lucky and blessed we are!

We have tried to make this cabin a cozy retreat for all who come to find peace and re-connect with nature and your loved ones.

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3 Reviews

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Cozy log home with hot tub is the perfect place for a romantic get-a-way
+1 -9105205090
Boone High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains

Didn't want to leave

Didn't want to leave
  • 5 of 5
My husband and I have rented many cabins in the Blue Ridge but this was by far one of our favorite! The view that greets you when you open the front door is indeed breathtaking, and everything in the cabin has been well thought out. The beds are comfortable, the kitchen is well-stocked (and a great size for 2 cooks), there's a TV in every room in case it rains, the hot tub is conveniently located on the back deck and the screened in porch was great for those afternoon thundershowers. Plus the community has plenty to do if you want to venture out with a pool, hiking trails, paddle boats on the lake - I can't say enough. From this point forward, when we travel to the Boone area, we will want to stay at Heaven in the Hills because that's exactly what it is...a little piece of Heaven.
  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: I am so happy to hear that you all enjoyed your stay at our cabin! I try very hard to make the cabin as comfortable and cozy as your own home but with a beautiful mountain view out your back door! I truly believe that Powder Horn Mountain is the best kept secret around and I am happy to share it with my guests!
Cozy log home with hot tub is the perfect place for a romantic get-a-way
+1 -9105205090
Boone High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Athens, OH


  • 5 of 5
If you are looking for one of the best houses in the Blue Ridge mountains, then look no further. Absolutely gorgeous views of the mountains on a private road, very beautiful spacious home, with lots of private bedroom space for adults and kids, screened in outdoor dining area overlooking the mountains and a huge and modern kitchen space. We rent a home in a different mountain area each summer and this was by far our favorite. An incredibly fair price for what is delivered, along with a very easy rental process with the owners, who were super helpful every step of the way. Our family spent three nights here and wished we could have spent more. Lots of great trails on property, although it is tucked pretty far into the mountains, so expect a 15-20 minute drive each way to get back to the highway along some beautiful, albeit winding roads. We were blown away and literally jumped up and down with joy when we walked in to see the views from the main floor of the house overlooking the valley. Watched thunderstorms roll in from miles away, stunning sunsets and got to see the forest light up with a dazzling display of thousands of lightening bugs at night. I HIGHLY recommend this house for couples and families alike.
  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Cozy log home with hot tub is the perfect place for a romantic get-a-way
+1 -9105205090
Boone High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains

Wow, best view anywhere!! Great house!

  • 5 of 5
Awesome log cabin at the top of Powderhorn Mountain! Panoramic views from the hot tub on the deck with no other houses visible! Loved the great back deck, screened-in porch, well-stocked kitchen and access to pool and lake. We caught crawfish in the streams and slid on the rocks. Don't miss the great, well-marked trails on the mountain. One leads to an old still in a cave. Loved Boone, blowing Rock and Grandfather Mtn. Will be back-hopefully for a longer period of time!
  • Submitted: May 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway


From the Owner

We built our dream cabin on the most beautiful spot on our mountain. The views from our deck can rival any others around!

Activity and Interests

If you do want to go out for the day there are many wonderful places

to explore. Boone, Banner Elk, Blowing Rock, Grandfather Mountain,

Tweetsie Railroad, Linville Falls, Linville Caverns and Mast General

Store are just some of the great places to visit. There is also

Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Fly Fishing, and of course, Skiing in

the winter and Golfing in the summer. Most of these activities are

just a short 20-45 minute beautiful country drive from the house.

Another option - Take a relaxing drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway

with its breathtaking views - What a wonderful way to spend the

day! The Parkway entrance is located minutes from Powder Horn


Whatever the season, there is always something to do at 'Heaven in

the Hills'!

A Few words from our guests!

'Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home with us. We came

here to celebrate our 10th anniversary and we enjoyed this trip more than our honeymoon! Everything was perfect and beyond our

expectations. We are planning on a return trip with family. Two nights is just not enough!'

'The home and view exceeded our expectations! We saw too many deer to

count and we enjoyed the hot tub at night after long days of hiking and rafting. The mountain itself had wonderful hiking!

Although we went out for dinner most nights, next time we will plan to

eat in more often. The ammenities were great and the home was so very clean. Thank you for a wonderful vacation! We will surly be back!'

'This place is truly a slice of heaven. Thank you for a wonderful vacation spot! We'll be back!'

'We had a wonderful week in your home. The cabin is very well stocked

and truly beautiful. The view was lovely. We were very impressed with all that Powder Horn has to offer. We enjoyed hiking, swimming, fishing and watching all the wildlife! We put corn out for the deer and had them eating

at the foot of the hill. We will be back.'

'Had a great time in this beautiful mountain home! We all enjoyed the

ambiance, the environment, the amenities and comfort. Hope to return in a different season to see the changes. Thanks so much.'

'What an amazing view! This is the 4th house on Powderhorn that we

have spent some vacation and by far the best! Your house is so beautiful and breath-taking. Thanks for making this trip to the mountains so well worth it. We would love to come back with family to show them what they have

missed! Thank you for sharing!'

'Hiking on Grandfather Mountain - the perfect trail

Shopping in Blowing Rock - the perfect store

Biking down the Virginia Creeper trail - the perfect ride

Our four days on Powder Horn - the perfect honeymoon!

Thanks for letting us stay in your beautiful home.'

'Dear Terry,

I hardly know where to begin as it seems words are inadequate to

express my graditude to you and your family.

We chose your cabin in Deep Gap, NC for one of our two family

vacations... We usually go to the beach as my family has always gone to Myrtle and we got in a rut. I decided to do something different.

Terry your home on Powder Horn Mountain is beautiful, peaceful, and

welcoming. From the moment we walked in we felt we were home. We have done a lot of private rentals but truly this was the BEST!

I found myself at one point standing on the deck with tears in my eyes

as I reflected on the fact this was the most relaxed I have felt in a very long time. All your little touches and extra efforts make people want to not only nestle in but treat it like home.

Amazing, you have a gift.

OK. I could go on and on but please allow me to say again .... Thank

you! It was wonderful and we are so looking forward to going back. It is so gracious of you to share such a wonderful place with

others and I wanted to take the time to tell you.'


From $165 Per night

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jan 5 2015 - May 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
Jun 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

  • Cleaning Fee $85.00
  • Security Deposit $150.00
  • Tax Rate 7.75%

I bill thru Paypal

Nightly Rate: $145 - $225 JUNE, JULY and AUGUST will book weekly rental first and then as time gets closer will fill in shorter stays!

Weekly Rate: $990 - $1350
FREE NIGHT with a WEEKLY rental - stay 7 nights and only pay for 6!

Off-Season rates are November (except Thanksgiving), December (except Christmas and New Year's holiday), Jan, Feb, March and April (except Easter weekend)! Weekend rates are only $165/night and only $145/weekday!!!!!!!
Summer rates are $185/night with a 2 night minimum.

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Updated: May 15, 2015


From the Owner

You can make your stay as busy or lazy as you wish! Tackle the trails on our mountain or sit back in the hammock and read a good book. Then after dinner a long soak in the hot tub with the stars shinning above is heavenly!

Property Type

  • cabin


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Pool


  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Mountain View


  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • festivals
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • fitness center

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 3
  • Half Bathroom - toilet, On main floor
  • Each bedroom has it's own full bath!


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 double, 2 twin/ single
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 queen, Sleeper sofa in Living Room


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • 'Heaven in the Hills' has 3 Bedrooms and 3 1/2 Baths and accomodates up to 9 people - MAXIMUM! It has 2 Queen beds, 1 Bunk Bed with a Twin over Full and trundle bed, 1 Queen sleeper Sofa. Spend your days Fishing in the 3 lakes (catch and release only!), Hiking the many beautiful trails located in the community, Swimming in the community pool, Paddleboating with the kids, or enjoying a game of Ping-Pong, Pool or Air Hockey in the Club House. They also have a Tennis court, a Basketball goal and Picnic areas near the Creek. If never leaving the house is your thing, relax in the hot tub with the wonders of nature all around you!

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