Whitetail Cabin on South Toe River

Whitetail Cabin on South Toe River

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Sep 9, 2014
House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, 6 Sleeps

You can sit and listen to the river rushing by just below this beautifully refurbished lodge/cabin that features gorgeous new hardwood floors and granite counters, new appliances, recreation room with ping-pong, deck overlooks the Black Mountain Range with 5 of the top 10 peaks in the eastern US including Mt Mitchell, tallest east of the Rockies.

Beautiful master bedroom features its very own gas-log fireplace, and each of the two additional bedrooms have their own lavatory, and large windows with wonderful mountain and wooded views. Deer are common in the naturally landscaped yard, and some of the best trout fishing in the Southeast are right outside your door.

Short walk to National Forest, several waterfalls within 2 miles, and only 2 miles off the Blue Ridge Parkway at exit 344 (Buck Creek Gap).

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  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Pets welcome

Recent Review

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Whitetail Cabin on South Toe River
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7057892
+1 828-675-9857
Burnsville High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Charlotte, NC, USA
4

A wonderful vacation with minor inconveniences

  • 4 of 5
The cabin was very nice and wonderfully located, with several nice hikes within the walking distance and quite a few more hikes and other activities within a relatively short driving distance including several beautiful falls (Setrock and Roaring Forks falls within a walking distance, Crabtree Falls right around the corener, and Linville Falls and Caverns a short distance away), Mount Mitchell State Parks, Gem Mountain, a swimming hole and much more. It was probably one of the best and most varied vacations we had in years. The cabin is generally well maintained and comfortable.

However, beware: you will have to take your trash with you! For some obscure reason, the cabin owner has evidently not arranged for the trash pick up, so be prepared to drive stinking trash in your car for miles on the winding roads to a convenience station. The stations that were shown on the map provided in the cabin were all closed when we tried them, so we ended up begging an attendant at an Amoco station to let us dispose of our garbage in their container. This necessity to collect stinking garbage in the garage and then search far and wide for a place to get rid of it was the only significant blemish on the whole experience.
  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: Vacation Rentals
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: The reviewer is right, there are no facilities in the neighborhood, and instructions are provided to several locations. This isn't the suburbs, we can't just leave it out at the curb as the critters will scatter it for hundreds of yards and it attracts bears.

Still, this has been no problem for the hundreds of guests that preceded the reviewer. There is no daily trash pick up in the area, as these are individual homes scattered throughout the valley. I wish there were an easy solution, we'd certainly implement it if there was.

We also would prefer a call so we can help with an issue rather than hear about it later in public. So please, please call us if something isn't right, and let us have a crack at it. I live less than half mile from this home, and could have helped had I known it was a problem.
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Whitetail Cabin on South Toe River
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7057892
+1 828-675-9857
Burnsville High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Gastonia, NC
5

Great Family Vacation!

  • 5 of 5
We are a family of four (2 adults and 2 children - 12 & 10) From the pictures on the website we thought this looked like a beautiful home. We were pleasantly surprised that the house was even more beautiful in person. We all loved the very spacious living room, dining room and kitchen. The master bedroom was gorgeous and cozy! We spent our days either down by the water or visiting nearby waterfalls. Mt Mitchell was so close! The kids thought it was so neat how in the middle of summer, it was in the mid to upper 60's on top of Mt. Mitchell. We even stumbled across a restaurant called "The Shepherd’s Table" that had the best homemade chicken and dumplings I've ever eaten! We all loved this vacation so much. I mostly enjoyed that it was secluded from lots of traffic. It's set back off the road and quiet. The price was perfect and other family members could not believe the amount of space we got for what we paid!
  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: Vacation Rentals
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Families with Young Children
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Whitetail Cabin on South Toe River
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7057892
+1 828-675-9857
Burnsville High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
K'ville, NC
5

Excellent Vacation!

  • 5 of 5
What a nice house. I loved the kitchen! It's nice to go on vacation and find a FULLY equiped kitchen. Lots of plates and silverware. This house is at the base of Mt Mitchell and in the woods (bring some bug spray if you sit outside - we also brought our own folding chairs). It is very private. We ate at the house several nights because it was a good drive to any resturants. We went to Burnsville to eat twice and went to the Burnsville Playhouse on Saturday night. We also went to Spruce Pines several times. We all loved the BamaQ rest. in Spruce Pines. There is a lot of hiking to be done in the area, many Falls to see and you'll want to take a trip to Mt Mitchell. We don't play golf but this house is less then a mile from the Mt Mitchel golf course. It was the vacation we needed. No cell phone service or internet coverage and that was GREAT!! They do have cable TV, a phone in the house and the ability to go to the realestate office (abt 1 mile away) and use their wireless. It was the 1st time we have rented a house for vacation and David Chandler made it super easy.
  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
  • Source: Vacation Rentals
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Romantic Getaway

Location

Activity and Interests

Within walking distance

Fishing in South Toe River

Golf Course pro shop

Restaurants

Setrock and Roaring Fork waterfalls

Pisgah National Forest

Things to Do Nearby

Within 5-10 miles

* Carolina Hemlocks Recreation Park - Operated by Pisgah National Forest, Hiking trails, terrific swimming hole in summer, RV and tent camping, tubing in the river, great trout fishing in the South Toe River.

* Mount Mitchell Golf Course - Rated 4 1/2 stars by Golf Digest one of the best public courses in the mountains, centered on the South Toe River which comes into play on almost every fairway on the back nine.

* Black Mountain Campground - Within the Pisgah National Forest and along the South Toe River watershed on Mount Mitchell's eastern slope. Hunting, Fishing, waterfalls, hiking trails, RV dump station, RV and tent camping.

* Setrock Waterfalls - located at Black Mountain Campground, about 1/2 mile hike, cascading waterfall of over one hundred feet.

* Little Switzerland -- quaint shops, great restuarants

* Roaring Fork Waterfall - only 1/2 mile from Mount Mitchell Golf Course, one of the most spectacular falls in the area, and a real hidden gem. Its 1/2 mile hike up a forest road, nearly level hike.

Within 10-20 miles

* Burnsville and its quaint old town square.

* Penland School of Crafts - I like to call it the "Juliard" of craft arts. Its located between Burnsville and Spruce Pine, and has drawn many artists to the area. We may have the largest concentration of craft artists in the Eastern US.

* Numerous Craft Studios scattered throughout the area

* Mount Mitchell State Park - and home of four of the top ten mountain peaks in the US, including Mount Mitchell which is the highest peak East of the Rockies.

* Lynnville Falls - a popular tourist destination

* Mast General Store

* Roan Mountain State Park - popular for its hundreds of acres of bald mountain covered in pink flowering native Rhododendrons. The Rhododendron festival is generally in late June at the town of Bakersville.

* Lake Lure near Black Mountain, wonderful mountain lake with high-end mountain homes and estates

* Lake James near Marion, boating and fishing, public access

* Chimney Rock, now publicly owned, a natural wonder and great hiking spot.

* Black Mountain, a town renowned for its small shops and restuarants, great place to spend an afternoon.

Within 45-60 miles

* Asheville - One of the "happiest" towns in America, a true mountain town with a lively art culture.

* Biltmore Estate - The largest private residence in America built by George Vanderbuilt, and now open for tours, one of the premier tourist destinations in the East.

* Blowing Rock, a wonderful mountain retreat with great shopping.

* Wolf Laurel Ski Resort

* Grandfather Mountain - biosphere and privately owned park (open to public). Excellent hiking, wildlife park, etc.

* Beech Mountain Ski Resort

* Sugar Mountain Ski Resort

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Notes

  • Nightly Rate: $130 - $150

    Weekly Rate: $650 - $750

    Monthly Rate: $650 - $750


  • In season (higher rate) applies to Memorial day weekend through October, Christmas and Thanksgiving weeks.
    Some discounts in September as time draws closer, please ask.
    Prices reflect 4 occupants, slightly higher for larger groups
    Cleaning Fee is $65
    Pets are $50 non-refundable

Amenities

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Family

Suitability

  • pets considered

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf

Bathrooms

  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 3

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3

Notes:

  • Central Air/Heat Fireplace in Master Bedroom Game Room with Ping Pong Fronts on South Toe River Granite Counters Hardwood Floors Cable TV Telephone New appliances
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