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The Overlook on South Toe River

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 8 Sleeps

18 acres, 2 bedroom, 2 full bathrooms, cottage with over 2000' sq living space, and your own 400' of river frontage and personal swimming hole.

Late on a summer day you watched as the shaded green hues of evening drew their veil over the valley and the setting sun highlighted distant Celo Knob. You could hear the bullfrog call to the fireflies down by the pond where the old mare had, after a last long drink, headed for a barn far off. With the windows open you had to draw the covers up to your chin during the night. In the morning you wandered down to the rivers edge with your cup of coffee in hand. As you approached, the trout scattered. Puppy couldn't resist the temptation and got thoroughly wet. The mist on the river began to burn off as the sun climbed higher in the sky. No TV tonight, instead you'll have bonfire down by the river. In no hurry, you ambled back up the driveway past acres of summer blooms and lawn, thinking "I'm glad I don't have to mow". Instead, you spent the afternoon floating in an old inner-tube down the river all the way to Patience Park, someone was there to meet you and give you a ride home.

Just a few miles south of the cabin is the Mt Mitchell Golf Course, rated 4 1/2 stars by Golf Digest, and voted #1 semi-private course in the region by the readers of the Asheville Citizen Times. Also right next to the Golf Course, than a half mile further away is the trail head into the Pisgah National forest, a trail that leads up to the Roaring Fork waterfall, one of the regions prettiest falls, and one of the easiest to hike to, only a half mile of old forest roadway. Mt Mitchell can be reached from the cabin by automobile in less than 15 minutes.

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More Details

Property Manager
Richard Wineberg
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Richard Wineberg

We have been serving the Burnsville Area with vacation rentals since 2007.

Richard Wineberg purchased this house in 2004

Guestbook comments from the manager

Had a great time despite 5" of rain! Beautiful views & beautiful cabin. We even caught a couple of fish! Hope to come back again w/friends soon. What a great way to relax, especially in the hot tub! Thanks for everything! Also the DVD's!



Cindy and Matt

Black Mountain, NC
Apr 2011
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Asheville
Nearest Barpub
9 Miles
Teo's
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Mt Mitchell Golf course
Nearest Restaurant
9 Miles
Teo's , JJ's
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Antiques Shopping.

* Summer stock theater.

* Penland School of Crafts.

* Lunch at the Garden Deli..

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Tubing down the South Toe River.

* Cruise the Blue Ridge Parkway.

* Hike Pisgah National Forest.

* Visit local waterfalls..

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Tubing down the South Toe.

* Gem Mining at Little Switzerland.

* Hiking at Mt Mitchell...

Located 8 miles to Mt Mitchell Golf Course

10 miles to Blue Ridge Parkway

walk to South Toe River - world-class trout fishing

Hour to Asheville and Biltmore Estate

2900' elevation, cool summer evenings

National Forest - walking distance

Amenities

Burnsville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Bathroom main 1 Shower/tub combo Bathroom 2 Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom 1 Queen Guest bedroom 1 Full Futon front foyer
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
400' of River Frontage Your own personal swimming hole 18 acres of woods and grassy areas Hot Tub with a view A/C Fire Pit by the river Wood-burning Fireplace Fully Furnished with linens, towels etc Jacuzzi tub inside Step in shower Bright enclosed sun room Large bright windows in Great Room Private beach BBQ Cable TV Network Extender "cell tower" DVD Player Dishwasher Washer and Dryer Verizon cell phone service (no land line except 911) Unlimited hot water Hot-water heated radiant floors throughout

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.9 based on 11 reviews
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Loved the views! Pics do not do it justice!

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed the mountain views from the living room, while sitting by the fire, and the hot tub! We enjoyed the comfortable beds & linens, cooking in the well appointed kitchen with both an outside gas and charcoal grill, heated floors, cabin decor and more! We visited Asheville and other small towns, Mt Mitchell and hiked the AT trail along Roan mountain- just more incredible views! The only downsides are your responsible for taking the trash from the property and it’s about a 15-20minute drive each way, and it’s closed on Sundays. Also, when checking out your responsible for stripping beds and putting in laundry room or starting laundry, and wiping down counters in bathrooms- just seemed a little much. That being said, I would still stay in this property again.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Splendid

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful vistas, very comfortable and well-kept home. We enjoyed every single moment here. Highly recommend!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful view

  • 5 of 5

The view from the porch/living room was amazing! We enjoyed our stay so much. They had everything there we needed. The kitchen was awesome for cooking and the hot tub was wonderful to relax in after a long day of hiking. It was the perfect place to stay for our wedding on Mt Mitchell.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

South toe

  • 5 of 5

Great place to swim in the river and disappear for a weekend...week...or longer

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely relaxing location and home.

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed the views and well-equipped kitchen. Convenient to hiking and to

Penland School of Crafts.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

House with a view

  • 5 of 5

This was a very relaxing vacation spent most of it in the hot tub or hiking on the trails.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85
Pet Fee $50
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 9.75%

$50 pet deposit (non-refundable)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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