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Parkers Pond

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Nov 11, 2016
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 8 Sleeps

Our retreat is nestled in the Smoky Mountains 15 minutes from downtown Asheville. We have our own

pond which we stock yearly with bluegill and bass. Our three bedroom two bath home sleeps eight very

comfortably and offers all of the amenities of home.

We are pet and children friendly.

You are invited to relax on our outside deck and enjoy your smoke.

Apple, Cherry & Peach trees provide plenty of fruit to all during season.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

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Guestbook comments from the owner

We brought our kids and grandkids to this wonderful retreat. There were 4 adults and 3 children who all had a blast. It was a little cold but the kids had a blast paddling around in the pond fishing. We took a day trip but everyone wanted to stay home, it was a vacation at the pond they enjoyed the most.
Apr 2015
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10 Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

5

Great value and location

  • 5 of 5

I booked this for some friends and didon't actually stay myself. But I heard nothing but good things. Great location and good rates. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great Time!

  • 4 of 5

Great clean place. Very homey!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Family friendly, beautiful grounds

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at parkers pond at the end of July. My inlaws live in asheville and this location was very close to them. The yard was beautiful and a great place for our family to come over and BBQ, relax and visit. We traveled with our 2 adult kids, our daughter in law and grandbaby, it was nice to have separate bedrooms and somewhere quiet for the baby to nap. The board games were a nice bonus when it rained. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

AWESOME and FUN

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 7 had the best time! We have stayed here before, during the winter, summer was a BLAST. So much fun in the pond, fishing, boating and swimming. I don't know what the last year person had in mind, but everything was great! Kids swam in the pond, went to the hot tub, back and forth - the pond is cold, fresh, spring water. The drinking water is sweet spring water, better than in a bottle, we filled up bottles for our trip home!!

Asheville area is great, lots to do, but we found we had the best time relaxing by a fire, watching fire flies twinkle, and relaxing in the hot tub. It was great because it was easy to empty the water from kids swimming, fill with clean water and flip a switch to heat. That was great, only about 45 minutes from cold to hot. This is our new family destination, pet friendly owners, flexible when we changed dates around, didn't pin us down to a time to leave so very casual. Thank you Parkerspond for our wonderful holiday.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

awesome time in 2015

  • 4 of 5

Lauries great, the place was clean n had plenty of amenities including fishing poles, movies, washer n dryer, etc. The pond was the downfall. It had leaches, big snapping turtles, and this green stuff covering the whole thing. I wouldn't let the kids get in the water. Theres a hot tub but the jets don't work so the kids played in it after I shut the heater off. Theres a couple of kids right next door which my kids played with even tho they were younger than mine. The bad side was once you talk to them, they constantly come over knocking on the door asking to play no matter what time it is or how many times you say maybe later. They cute tho. Our friends know the guy n his mom who live just past there and unfortunately we found out why theres traffic at night. Starts about 9pm til 1-3 am. They didnt give me any problems but I would keep an eye on your kids at that time of night. Its on a dead end lil road so very little trafic. Cell reception not very good. The trailer is big and everything worked out well. Trying to make plans to go back to n.c. Again soon.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is a very safe neighborhood with only 10 homes. Everyone knows everyone and our caretakers are across the road. This is a dead end road and there are no safety issues from neighbors or issues of traffic at night. We are so sorry but the people your friends knew years ago are no longer on our private road, it is family friendly with lots of kids who enjoy swimming, fishing and boating in the pond.
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awesome owners

  • 4 of 5

Comfy, allowed my service animals with no problems. Had to pay for the insurance which was less than a nightly charge for pets at hotels. The pond was full of snapping turtles, kids mutilated 4! The neighbor has two young kids who were knocking on our door every lil bit. The jets on hot tub didnt work so had to be used cold like pool or just sit in hot water. Otherover

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Location

Activity and Interests

Fish in your own pond! Catch bluegill and bass while you relax in the North Carolina mountains!

If you prefer a busier schedule we are minutes to downtown Asheville, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Pisgah National Forest. You will be close to Hot Springs, Maggie Valley, and Cherokee or you can take a day trip to Gatlinburg and Dollywood. You name it...you will be centrally located for leaf

looking, waterfall hunting, gem mining, whitewater rafting, tubing, kayaking, wildlife viewing, horseback riding, shopping, thrift stores, antiques, hiking, skiing, snowboarding, rock climbing, golf, museums,art galleries, and seasonal activities.

Availability

Rental rates

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$120
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Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$550
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

QUOTE Does not include housekeeping fee
Accidental damage insurance at is requirement. Replaces Damage Deposit.
No Extra Fee for Pets
No Extra Fee for Hot Tub!
One Time Housekeeping Fee $85
11% North Carolina State Tax not included
Payment on-line via PayPal, Booking Buddy, cash or money order, full payment required prior to vacation.
Payment plans available for advanced booking! Make sure you get that vacation by paying a little each month!!! Up to 6 months.
Cancellation Fee $150 or 50% of rental, whichever is less for our guests, except for documented medical emergency.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Property Type

  • cabin

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub ...

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...

Location Type

  • Lakefront
  • Rural
  • Waterfront

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Floor Area

  • 1080 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen, Master with on-suite
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
  • Queen sleeper sofa in living area and a single cot to add to any room.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

Notes:

  • Air Conditioning & Internet 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath Full Kitchen w/Coffee Maker Queen Sleeper Sofa Bed and Bath linens supplied Kitchen amenities provided WIFI, Cable TV, Video and DVD library TV/VCR in each room HOT TUB & Gas Grill, Washer and Dryer Area information available

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