Loved this cabin! A 2 min drive to Blue Ridge & the amazing restaurants Joe's BBQ & The Village. Our two wheaten terriers may have loved it more than us!!! Large fenced in area for them to play. They were sooo tired at night! The fire pit inside the fence & we had fires both evenings. Buy your wood prior & make sure it's dry. The wood we bought at Ingles nearby wouldn't catch Bc it was damp. Did the hot tub one night. Very clean! Tips: don't take extra long showers as hot water ran out on me once but I learned for the next time! The gas fireplace wouldn't work. They came by to fix it but was unable. They are going to give us a monetary discount though. Bedrooms were nice & a had tv's. Wifi worked great throughout property. We snuggled on the lower bunk in the loft though & our pups enjoyed the futon. Already booked again for Feb!
The best part about this cabin is the pet-friendly aspect, with the doggie door and huge fenced in yard. It is such a rare treat to be able to travel with our doggies and it was especially nice to have a safe space for them to run and play. My second favorite part of this trip was the babbling creek on the front of the property. We enjoyed it from the backyard fire pit, the screened-in front porch and the HOT TUB!!!
A few things that future-renters might want to know: There are several neighbor cabins in the vicinity. The neighbors were rarely heard and were never a nuisance during our stay. It is just that the cabin is not as secluded as it might appear in the photos. Also, all of the televisions are CRT sets that were not compatible with our Xbox 360, which we were hoping to use to watch Hulu and Netflix via wi-fi. Also, the cable/satellite connection is not that great. So if someone is looking for a lot of TV-entertainment, this might not be the cabin for you. Also, the fireplace was not operational during our visit because it was not yet "fireplace season." And lastly, they advertise a dart board but the only one we saw was a children's toy laying on a shelf in the loft bedroom, it was broken with no darts to be found.
The above paragraph is just meant to manage expectations for future-renters. With all that said, this cabin is WONDERFUL! What a delight to find so many relaxing amenities in one place!
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