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Laurel Falls; Asheville, Nature, Privacy, Hot Tub! Awesome views, waterfalls.

People20
Bedrooms 8
Bathrooms6
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Laurel Falls will transport you back to a time of rustic luxury and rugged beauty. Built and designed by a Florida craftsman, William Nelson Camp Jr. in 1924 as a mountain summer retreat.

After many years of renovation and revisioning and home to many different residents, Laurel Falls has been creatively modernized and is now available as a vacation retreat rental. In the Beautiful Western North Carolina Mountains this retreat stands out as a unique and preserved property, one that you will never forget.

Spread over 18 acres, Laurel Falls offers 4 traditional craftsman style log residences that will make your family and friends feel at home year round. The property boasts incredible natural features in the landscape, such as creek side water falls, wooded walking trails, dramatic rock outcroppings, native plants and unrivaled mountain views. Each home has its own character and amenities that make Laurel Falls much more than just a place to rest your head.

The Lodge offers sweeping views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the 5 bedroom Lodge anchors the entire property and has a truly special way of bringing people together. An original stone porch that runs the length of the lodge allows you to watch the sunrise, sit and take in the view, and relax under the stars in the hot tub. Inside, there are 3 original fireplaces. Two are converted to gas and the main living room has a wood burning fireplace. The kitchen has been opened up and modernized with a full size cooks range, perfect for cooking for the crowd. At the back of the lodge enjoy the covered pavilion, which can entertain a band, tables and chairs or just sit and relax and take in the view.

The Carriage House is a comfortable one bedroom apt. which originally, was built above the garage as a cooks kitchen in the 1920's.

Beautifully renovated with a full kitchen, it is a cozy space that also has 2 dramatic boulders near the back patio.

The Chestnut Cabin is nestled amongst rock outcroppings, periwinkle and native plants. The Cabin serves as the gateway to the lower property and gets it name from the original hand hewn chestnut logs that make up the lower half of the building. Enjoy the cozy living room with the wood burning fireplace and upstairs in the lofted bedroom take some time to read and relax in the corner window seat.

The Waterfall Cabin is a private 2 bedroom cabin built by the current owners to complement the natural creek fed water fall and rock grotto, set among native rhododendron. The cabin has a two story deck, with a hot tub area built above the creek. You will feel immersed in nature staying in this comfortable cabin dwelling.

Laurel Falls is a vacation rental and event space like no other. Combining the timeless craftsmanship of the 1920's with over 30 years of refinement, this estate is a dream become reality. Whether you are planning a tour of Asheville, celebrating a special event, reunion, or retreat, this estate offers the opportunity to share in a once-in-a-lifetime experience with your family, friends or co-workers.

Come join us, breathe in the mountain air and listen to the flowing waters and find our first hand why Laurel Falls is a premier vacation destination for you in Western North Carolina.

* A mountainside property at 2,788 elevation. 20 minute drive to downtown Asheville. 10 minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway entrance, 30 minutes from Asheville Regional Airport. Also, the small community of Fairview is very close by for unique craft foods and drinks.

Bedroom/Bath Lay Out: 8 total bedrooms, 6 full baths & Powder Room, spread amongst 4 luxury homes:

"The Lodge"

Bedroom #1 – Main Floor Master Bedroom Suite - King Bed w/ensuite Full Bath (#1)

Bedroom #2 – 2nd Floor – Guest Room - Queen Bed w/shared Full Bath (#2)

Bedroom #3 – 2nd Floor – Guest Room - Queen Bed w/shared Full Bath (#2)

Bedroom #4 – 2nd Floor – Guest Room - King Bed w/shared Full Bath (#2)

Sitting Room - 2nd Floor - Twin Bed

Powder Room on Main

"Carriage House"

Bedroom #5 – Main Floor Master Bedroom - King Bed w/Full Bath (#3)

Queen pullout sofa bed

"Chestnut Cabin"

Bedroom #6 – 2nd Floor – Master Bedroom Suite – King Bed w/Full Bath (#4)

Queen pullout sofa bed

"Waterfall Cabin"

Bedroom #7 – Loft Guest Suite - Queen Bed w/Full Bath (#5)

Bedroom #8 – Lower Terrace Level Guest Room - King Bed w/Full Bath (#2)

Occupancy Summary / Sleeps in beds: 16 Max. Occupancy: 20

(PLEASE NOTE: Yonder provides linens for all beds; other occupancy will require guests providing their own linens.)

Additional Rate Info And Fees:

*4 night minimum required for all holidays & special events / Full week rentals required from Memorial Day-August 1st, annually (Sunday-Sunday)

These observed holidays and occasions are subject to holiday rates: New Years, MLK, Valentines, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas

** The wood burning pizza oven is available for parties and additional fees will apply depending on size of party. Please speak with a Yonder representative to find out more info.

$795 Cleaning Fee**

** - Yonder openly shares & clearly posts our Cleaning Fees in a manner of full disclosure, as we think this is the most honest and forthright approach with respect to our guests. Our Cleaning Fees are backed by our Clean Guarantee, which reflects the highest level of standards, pristine environments for our guests, and a level of clean that surpasses any other vacation homes; we literally guarantee it!

3.45% processing fee

Current local tax rate is 7%

$1,000 refundable security deposit (Held with credit card; NOT charged up front)

Early Check In and/or Late Check Out may be possible, depending on cleaning schedules and other reservations. If it is possible, there may be an additional fee that would be determined based on the time that you wish to check in or out and the seasonal rates.

Pets: This home is not Pet Friendly; please inquire as to other Pet Friendly homes.

Military Discount

We have tremendous respect and gratitude for former and present military personnel. Yonder would like to offer a 5% discount on this home. Some restrictions apply, not valid with any other offers. The only thing we ask is that you present identification in the form of an “CAC” card or a “DD Form 2” card (Blue & Green). Please inquire for details.

Please inquire for details regarding payment, the cancellation policy, and trip insurance.

More Details

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Member since: 2009
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Calendar last updated:
19 May, 2018

About Yonder

Celebrating 10 years in Western North Carolina, Yonder provides relaxing and personalized luxury homes for vacation rentals in and around Asheville; from 1 bedroom loft apartments in the heart of Asheville to 8 bedroom timber frame estates homes. Perfect for romantic weekends to multi generational family gatherings, corporate retreats to weddings, Yonder dedicates itself to providing the ultimate mountain vacation experience. Our promise to you is an easy booking process, a guaranteed clean home and our availability to offer local knowledge and answer any questions you might have.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday estate in Fairview in Buncombe County

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • Events Allowed ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room ...
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Common Space - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 7 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 8 - 2 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available ...
  • Chauffeur ...
  • Concierge ...
  • Massage ...
  • Private Chef ...
  • Staff ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter ...
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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Laurel Falls; Asheville, Nature, Privacy, Hot Tub! Awesome views, waterfalls.
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
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Absolutely LOVED!

  • 5 of 5

This property was the most perfect location for our mountain retreat with spectacular accommodations and views - it had everything we needed and more. We were beyond pleased with all four cottages! It was cozy and breathtaking. I would highly recommend to anyone and we can't wait to go back with more family and friends!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Just as lovely as shown in all the photos, really.

  • 5 of 5

This property is nestled on the mountain so that the views are spectacular or, if you prefer, the waterfall cabin allows access to a lovely trail up the falls or a quiet soak in the hot tub listening to the calming rush of the falls. The grounds are spectacular and served as a lovely backdrop for my daughter's wedding with several options for an outdoor ceremony.

There were ten family members that stayed among the four houses and we were all very comfortable with more than enough room and all the comforts of home.

There are so many good restaurants in Asheville and we settled on Rhubarb for the rehearsal dinner and it was wonderful. Their bakery, Rhu , is also outstanding for baked goods. After the wedding which we had outside, up on the hill, the owner was very helpful arranging for a chef to come and prepare a meal after the ceremony and the kitchen in the lodge and the dining area were spacious and worked well. We also worked with the concierge service to get tickets for some Asheville events.

With Asheville only 13 miles away, Laurel Falls is a wonderful option if you are looking for something more rural, quiet, with less traffic and more nature. We actually had a beautiful wild male turkey visit us on the morning our our departure. He arrived and walked up to the "chapel" and shortly was joined by his female friend. It was a lovely ending to a really perfect 5 day visit.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The place was amazing. Stunning views.

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect venue for our 59th Wedding Anniversary. Minutes from downtown Asheville yet secluded, quiet, and peaceful. Plenty of room for all our guests and an overall great experience.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: George, Thank you for you 5 star review of Laurel Fall! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and had a memorable anniversary celebration! We hope you will come back soon, and let Yonder know if we can help plan your next mountain vacation.
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Memory Maker

  • 5 of 5

Great location for our company retreat. It is hard to find a vacation rental with each bedroom having a queen or king size bed. Laurel Falls accommodated 8 couples with plenty of room for all. The Waterfall Cabin was the favorite. Next time we will have to drawn straws for it. Also, we saw wild turkeys everywhere.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the 5 star review! Glad to hear everyone was able to spread out and have their own space enjoying the retreat. Let us know when you want to book again in the future.
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Loved our stay at Laurel Falls

  • 5 of 5

We rented all the cabins and lodge. Everyone enjoyed our stay. The views were wonderful and the facilities were very comfortable. We had all we needed for eating in. Asheville was close enough to enjoy. Everything was clean and orderly. Thanks for a great time.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your 5 star review! The views are indeed wonderful! We are glad everyone enjoyed their stay. Let us know when you want to visit again!
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5

Incredible Mountain Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We had the most incredible time at Laurel Falls. The house was beautiful and the views were even better! Each cottage was cuter than the last and it was the most perfect getaway for our family and friends. We're already trying to figure out when we can come back!!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Are there sweeter words to hear about your property and a guests stay than; "we're already trying to figure out when we can come back!!". WOW!! We love it! Laurel Falls is an incredible Mountain Retreat, and Yonder promises a vacation experience that you will remember for a lifetime.
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
4.3 Miles
The Joint Next Door
Nearest Golf
9.4 Miles
Asheville Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Amtrak, Greenville, SC
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
I-40
Nearest Restaurant
4.3 Miles
The Local Joint
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Cataloochee Ski Area
Nearest Beach
265 Miles
Charleston, SC (Folly Beach)
Car: necessary

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