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Peaceful Linville River Cottage all comforts of home Fall is in the air!!!

Bedrooms 1
Space 410 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Nature has its Way of Drawing people to this area with its Scenery and Weather

The Cottages sit on the bank of the Linville River. The area has too many Hiking Trails to name. Golf courses. Horseback riding. Shopping and more.

Linville River Cottages are located off the Linville Hwy. 221& Camp Creek Rd. 3 m. N. of the Blue Ridge Pkwy. Elevation approx. 3600 In the Altamont area. North of Linville Falls. South of Crossnore. Approximately 60 miles north of Asheville and 20 miles south of Boone.

Major attractions are Hiking, Fishing and Golf during the Spring, Summer & Fall months. Shopping. Antiquing. Great restaurants !

Centrally located for convenient access to surrounding towns. Most week-ends the area fills up with activities year round. Some of these towns are Boone, Home of Appalachian State University, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, Crossnore, Grandfather, Newland, Sugar Mountain, Linville, Little Switzerland, Spruce Pines and more. Our summers provide cooler temperature due to the elevation. May through October is our busy season.

We are also right in the middle of where thousands of Christmas Trees are grown. People come as a tradition each year to select the perfect Christmas tree for their family.

The Community is Linville River Fish Camp.

This Cottage sits right on the bank of the Linville River. You can hear the soothing sound of water flowing by 24/7.

Each Floor plan is a Southern Living design. Studio set up.

They come with all the comforts of home. Efficiently equipped with a full kitchen, Refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, coffee pot, toaster, tea kettle, all dishes, utensils, pots and pans. Everything you need to prepare a meal. There is a washer & dryer. Bathroom includes a pedestal sink, mirror, hairdryer, Shower stall, bath linens, and it's own space heater for those cold winter mornings. Iron and Ironing board are provided. You will rest in a comfortable. A brand new Queen size bed and new Sleeper Sofa have been added to Cottage 14. (linens provided) It is possible to view the Television and Fireplace with the open floor plan. In the living area there is a Sofa bed. Each unit

Sleeps 4 +. A Blow up mattress may be available upon request ahead of time.

In the Living area there is television with a, Direct TV, Internet, a floor to ceiling Real Wood Burning fireplace, wood provided. We have gone to great lengths to see you have All you need for a comfortable stay.

You can enjoy Sitting on the covered porches. Listening to the River. Daydreaming. Reading. Birdwatching. Relaxing.

Take a walk 1.1 miles down Camp Creek Road, Over the Bridge through the woods to the Blue Ridge Nat'l Park .

For those who like to Hike or Run you can keep going through the Park to Linville Falls and back. It is about an 8 mile track.

Our common area has a Camp fire pit & Barbecue grills.

So many things in the area to do.

During the Winter:

Hawksnest Snow Tubing 19 miles

Sugar Mountain Ski Resort 15 miles

Beech Mountain Resort 24 miles

Appalachian Ski Mountain 29 miles on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Year Round there is too much to List

The Linville Winery is 2.1 m., Linville Falls 3.4 m., Linville Gorge 6.7 m.

Linville Caverns 6.6 m., Grandfather Mountain is 12.2 m.

The Cottages are set up to be a place where you can just come Relax and Be at Peace. Sitting here on the Back porch is an adventure all to its own.

Cottage 16 is called My Sanctuary

Cottage 14 is called The Guest House.

Feel free to email, call or text me for availability.

There are several properties here that do vacation rentals. If mine are not available, I am happy to provide information for those other Cottages as well.

Once you have visited you will understand. You will want to come back again. Every person I have had visit has wanted to stay. What I am trying to provide is an experience of Peace, Relaxation and Serenity. A place to wind down and just be. Life gets so busy. There is just something about the Nature here. The sound of the River flowing by. The Birds. Occasional Ducks, Geese, Blue Crane. In the evening we've seen Beaver in the water. Deer coming from the woods for a drink. Rabbits, Chipmunks, Squirrels, and Raccoons. Lighting Bugs put on quite a show in June. The smell of fresh air is almost sweet at times. It all soothes the soul.

Reserve some time to spend here. You will not be disappointed It truly is my Sanctuary.

I feel very Blessed to have these Cottages and I am so happy to share the experience of staying here with you!

More Details

Kathy Lambert-Lyons
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
September 18, 2018

About Kathy Lambert-Lyons

I have been in the Real Estate Business for 22 years. This is my first adventure in to the world of Vacation Rentals. My family vacationed in this area when I was a child. Adventures to places like Grandfather Mountain &, Tweetsie Railroad are some of my favorite childhood memories. I feel Blessed to be able to call North Carolina my home for 6 or more months a year. Doubly Blessed to have a Guest house to share with You.

Kathy Lambert-Lyons purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Kathy Lambert-Lyons chose Newland

I choose this area for several reasons. My love of the Mountains was the first motivation. That naturally creates elevation, which leads to the pleasant weather. For two years prior to my purchase I tracked temperatures in several areas all over the United States. I wanted to be someplace that provided all four seasons. With a winter that was not too drastic. That research lead me to this area. My family vacationed here during the summer when I was a child. A most memorable trip to Grandfather Mountain left a lasting lifetime impression. I wanted something slightly out of the way, yet accessible to all the amenities.We are surrounded by Farms.This area provided more than I have been able to do in the three summers I spent here. We are just enough out, that we do not get in the hustle and bustle the Tourism season sometimes brings. No traffic. The area is safe. Great neighbors. The surroundings are peaceful and serene. I feel blessed everyday just to be here.

What makes this cottage unique

The most Unique Benefit of the Cottage itself is the Peacefulness. This is my Guest House. I've set it up with the comforts of a home.

We are located close enough to participate in Events the area provides, yet not in a tourist area. Every week-end in any direction you go there is something going on. Auctions, Antiques, Bike Riding, Canoeing, Camping, Charity Events, Classes to choose from, Churches, Concerts of many different kinds, Distilleries, Driving the Blue Ridge Parkway, Festivals, Farmers Markets, Fishing, Gem Mining, Golfing, Go Carts, Hiking, Home tours, Horse back Riding, Kayaking, Motorcycle Riding, Picnics, Many Great Restaurants, Skiing, Snow Tubing, Square Dancing, Soap making, Shopping, Swimming at Wildcat Lake, Thrift Shops, Tubing, Tweetsie Railroad, White Water Rafting, Wineries, Zip Lining, just to name a few.

In three years I have not managed to attended 1/3 of what is available to do.

Some things are seasonal, but every season has it's own uniqueness.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our two night stay at this lovely little cottage couldn't have been any nicer. Thank you so much for providing everything needed to be comfortable.
Aug 2015
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Newland Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 410 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • One bathroom with shower. Which has it's own individual heat source. Hair dryer. Bath linens provided. Full length mirror. Soap and Shampoo products available. Also includes washer and dryer.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Studio set up. All one room
  • You can view the Television and the Fireplace from the Bed. All Bed linens are provided. Studio set up. One big room. One Queen size Bed. One Queen size Sleeper Sofa. An additional Blow up Mattress is also provided. Extra Blankets and Pillows also provided.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Cottages are right on the Linville River. Sit on the Back Porch and listen to the sound of the water flowing by. There is nothing quite like it. Soothing to the Soul! We have tried to equip our Cottages with everything you would need for a comfortable stay. This is our Guest house. We want you to become part of the Linville Cottage family. Something you must experience before you understand!


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Wonderful & Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful holiday weekend!! The Linville River cottage is great! It is so peaceful and relaxing there. We will be coming back next year.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a nice visit. Thanks for taking time to write a review. Most of my guest are repeat customers. Glad to know you will be back! Kathy
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  • 5 of 5

Absolutely breathtaking, comfortable, homey, and super duper relaxing. Would most definitely come back. We recommend this sweet piece of heaven for anyone who wants to get away from the craziness of life.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mao, Thank you for the wonderful review. This is exactly how I feel about being there. Glad you had a peaceful stay. Thankful you made it home ok. Kathy
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Beautiful sounds of the river

  • 5 of 5

A great weekend in a very serene location and very cute cottage.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your visit!
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Extremely satisfied

  • 5 of 5

The stay was above and beyond my expectations. Will be staying again in the future. Was extremely relaxing and peaceful place to unwind. Thank you

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a good stay! Thanks for taking time to write a review. Kathy
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Peaceful weekend

  • 5 of 5

We loved it here!! The cabin was so nice and relaxing!! Kathy is great!! She had the place so nice!!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks again for leaving the Cottage in nice shape. Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will return. I appreciate the review! Kathy
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Heaven on Earth!!

  • 5 of 5

Kathy met us as we arrived. The cottage was absolutely beautiful and clean. Well stocked with all the accommodation of home. Enjoyed listening to running stream behind us. Most relaxing vacation yet!! Convenient to everything. Thanks for having my family 😁

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to write a review. I appreciate you staying in one of my cottages. It really is a great place to consider for retiring! Kathy
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Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
15.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Car: necessary

Right off the Blueridge Parkway, 3 miles north.

Our closest Natural attractions would be Linville Falls 3.4 m. The Linville Gorge 6.7 m. Linville Caverns, Grandfather Mountain 12 m .

Blowing Rock, Festivals take place almost ever weekend such as The Rhododendron Festival on Roan Mountain, The Highland Games, The Wooly Worm Festival, Local Art Jewelry and Craft Fairs. Boone NC is the home of Appalachian State University. Always a lot going on around the college town.

In the winter we have three Ski Areas. Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain and Appalachian Ski Run


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Pet Fee $50

Check out time is 11:00 am Check in time is 3:00. Due to our location being in the Mountains, cell phone service and internet are slow compared to what it may be in the city. However they are available.

I have this Guest house and my Personal Cottage which I do rent out from time to time. If you may be needing a second home pls. feel free to inquire.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.