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A High Country Retreat

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5 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
16 guests
3 nights minimum
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A High Country Retreat has three bedrooms but also has two additional private sleeping areas. OFF-PEAK SPECIAL: Stay longer than the minimum number of nights and automatically receive a 10-20% Discount - Excluding Holidays. Experience the incredible mountain grandeur of A High Country Retreat! As soon as you step into this Grand style, luxurious, 3-level, log home you will be enthralled by the exceptional quality and beauty of the features and furnishings everywhere you look. The main level features an incredibly spacious living room with a 25-ft high exposed-beam true cathedral ceiling accompanied by large picture windows with beautiful mountain views, an enormous stone, gas log fireplace, oak flooring, leather sofas, oriental rugs, and four doors of access to the large, partially cove...A High Country Retreat has three bedrooms but also has two additional private sleeping areas. OFF-PEAK SPECIAL: Stay longer than the minimum number of nights and automatically receive a 10-20% Discount - Excluding Holidays. Experience the incredible mountain grandeur of A High Country Retreat! As soon as you step into this Grand style, luxurious, 3-level, log home you will be enthralled by the exceptional quality and beauty of the features and furnishings everywhere you look. The main level features an incredibly spacious living room with a 25-ft high exposed-beam true cathedral ceiling accompanied by large picture windows with beautiful mountain views, an enormous stone, gas log fireplace, oak flooring, leather sofas, oriental rugs, and four doors of access to the large, partially covered outdoor deck. Off the southeast side of the living room is the spacious dining area with a wonderful table that seats 12, a magnificent antler chandelier, panoramic mountain views through the 2 walls of windows, and two doors to the deck. Adjacent to the dining area is every cook's dream: a spacious gourmet kitchen, fully equipped with nearly every major kitchen appliance needed, and equipped with stainless steel appliances, 5-burner gas range, double ovens, wine chiller, granite counter tops, cherry cabinetry, a bar, a built-in desk, and another doorway to the covered portion of the main level deck where the gas grill and outdoor furniture resides. The living room northeast leads to the foyer, main stairway, and outside to a second covered deck. Down the northwest hall is a half bathroom with an antique, solid pine countertop and a spacious master suite with king-size poster bed, built-in satellite TV with DVD player, gas-log fireplace, a deck entrance, and a large private bathroom with multi-head shower, tiled floors, granite counters, and a double jacuzzi with forced air back massage. The uppermost level contains a comfortably furnished sitting area with satellite TV, a bedroom with two sets of bunk beds, a spacious master suite at the northwest end with a king bed, built-in cable TV above the gas log fireplace, a twin daybed with trundle twin bed, private bathroom with shower and granite counter top, and great mountain views, and a spacious master suite at the southeast end with a king bed, built-in cable TV above the gas log fireplace, a twin daybed with trundle twin bed, private bathroom with shower and granite counter top, and great mountain views. Twenty feet below on the lower level is the entertainment room with a 9-foot pool table, foos ball table, 8-foot shuffleboard table, a beautiful stone, gas-log fireplace with 50-inch plasma TV mounted above it, leather sofas, and doors out to the lower deck where the large hot tub awaits. Down the hall from the entertainment area are a large bedroom with king bed, stationary bike and rowing machine, and a door to the deck, a full bathroom with granite counter tops, and a laundry room. Off the southeast side of the entertainment room is also a single-car garage. Perfectly located on 10 acres less than 10 minutes to Boone shopping and dining, you will enjoy all the benefits of having your own luxurious mountain estate with plenty of room to relax while residing only a short drive to the finest in Boone and Blowing Rock shopping and dining and all High Country attractions including Tweetsie Railroad, Grandfather Mountain, the Blue Ridge Parkway, ASU and the 4 major ski resorts. After a fun day of experiencing these beautiful mountains and all that there is to do, you'll love coming home to High Country Retreat. IMPORTANT NOTES: - All Reservations are subject to a $1,500 refundable security deposit. - This home is accessed by a steep gravel road and driveway. It is plowed in winter, but 4WD or AWD vehicles are required November-March and chains may also be necessary to access the property in winter months. - Please do not shoot firearms in or around the property. -The owners use outdoor surveillance cameras to ensure that their home remains safe. No cameras monitor the inside rooms of the home. - There is no land line phone at the cabin. - Check-in time for this home is 4 pm and check-out is 10 am.  This property is not pet friendly. Thank you for not bringing pets into this home. Additional amenities: Foosball, Full Kitchen, Games, Playground, Pool TableMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
4 Full baths, 1 Half bath
About the Manager
Blue Ridge Mountain Rentals
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:30%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:September 2010
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented this home for a family reunion to celebrate the life of my grandfather who recently passed away. He loved the NC mountains around Boone and had spent a lot of time in the area. While the home was aesthetically beautiful, it was an...More

Date of stay: July 2022
Thank Blair D
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

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Date of stay: May 2017
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Management response:Responded 31 May 2017

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Reviewed 5 September 2013

My sister-in-law found High Country Retreat for our family to take a little get-away for Labor Day Weekend. Initially I was concerned because it is "only" five bedrooms. We had five children under the age of 4, including two toddlers and a baby, with us....More

Date of stay: September 2013
Thank Jen T
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Caroline
NC
Reviewed 13 June 2011

Date of stay: May 2011
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Tommy
N. C.
Reviewed 10 June 2011

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Date of stay: May 2011
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Raleigh
Reviewed 10 June 2011

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Date of stay: May 2011
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Raleigh NC
Reviewed 11 April 2011

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Date of stay: April 2011
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Pamela
NC
Reviewed 23 March 2011

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Date of stay: March 2011
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
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Hot Tub
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
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About the neighbourhood
A High Country Retreat has three bedrooms but also has two additional private sleeping areas. OFF-PEAK SPECIAL: Stay longer than the minimum number of nights and automatically receive a 10-20% Discount - Excluding Holidays. Experience the incredible mountain grandeur of A High Country Retreat! As soon as you step into this Grand style, luxurious, 3-level, log home you will be enthralled by the exceptional quality and beauty of the features and furnishings everywhere you look. The main level features an incredibly spacious living room with a 25-ft high exposed-beam true cathedral ceiling accompanied by large picture windows with beautiful mountain views, an enormous stone, gas log fireplace, oak flooring, leather sofas, oriental rugs, and four doors of access to the large, partially cove...
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Cancellation Policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • 50% refund* if you cancel at least 4 weeks before check-in
  • No refund available if you cancel thereafter

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*Booking fee is excluded from refund amount

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Frequently Asked Questions about A High Country Retreat

A High Country Retreat is able to accommodate up to 16 guests. See all property details.

A High Country Retreat has 5 bathrooms available. See all property details.

A High Country Retreat has 5 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at A High Country Retreat must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.