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Gorgeous Luxury Log Cabin Asheville Black Mountain

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Minimum Stay
3 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cabin in Old Fort - Maple Ridge Cabin 3/2.5

3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, sleeps 10

Only 15 minutes drive from Asheville, less than 5 miles from Black Mountain in Beautiful Western North Carolina! The property is adjacent to the Pisgah National Forest. Very nearby attractions include The gorgeous Blue Ridge Parkway, Grandfather Mountain, Mount Mitchell, horseback riding, white water rafting, tours of Biltmore Estates, Mining for gems and gold, fishing, hiking, Linville Falls and Caverns, shopping in the arts and crafts town of Black Mountain, restaurants, libraries, and much, much more! Yet, you would never believe you were that close to civilization. This cabin is surrounded by trees, and gorgeous views of the mountains. The setting is serene and restful to the max! All roads leading to our street are paved. The parking lot is gravel The house is not wheelchair accessible. We have had no problems with any members of our families or friends who have come up to see the house.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Walter Bogumil
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
2 December, 2016
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About Walter Bogumil

I retired in 2007 after 35 years of teaching at the University of Central Florida. My wife, is 'partially retired' as a forensic economist. We had intended to split our living between Florida and North Carolina but my wife's occupation did not permit us to do so.

Walter Bogumil purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Walter Bogumil chose Asheville Area

The area is secluded yet only a few minutes and about 3 miles from the Interstate 40. my wife is primarily responsible for the interior design and decor (much of which we brought back from trips abroad). The folks who clean our home do an outstanding job.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(33 traveller reviews)

Gorgeous Luxury Log Cabin Asheville Black Mountain
average rating of 4.909091 based on 33 reviews

One of a kind mountain vacation

  • 5 of 5

Let me start by saying how truly special this trip was to the mountains. Our original cabin was cancelled unexpectedly while we were in route to the area due unexpected circumstances. We literally pulled over on the interstate and luckily

I was able to find this cabin. I called the owner Walter explaining my situation and he gladly was able to help. He saved our vacation and I cannot thank him enough! The cabin itself was a blessing in that it was very beautiful, well stocked, and very spacious. It has a real fireplace which is hard to find in a lot of cabins. It was also decorated for Christmas which really sealed the deal! We've already began to make plans to return to this cabin and to Walter, thank you again for everything.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place to Unwind

  • 5 of 5

Myself and four girlfriends spent 4 days at this location and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We found it very accommodating and were very pleased. The home is well furnished and has everything we needed. It's location is convenient to area attractions and would consider staying here again. Walter was great to work with and answered emails or text quickly. Thanks for sharing your home in the NC Mountains.


  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's always been a pleasure to me to deal with the interesting folks who stay at our log cabin home and this lady is no exception.
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Relaxing Getaway for the Entire Family

  • 5 of 5

The entire rental process was an absolute dream. Walter was very prompt in answering any questions I had, gave great suggestions for places to visit and eat and gave explicit directions to the house. The house was cozy and clean, the views were stunning, and we were just far away from everything to truly relax. The house is perfectly located, tucked in the mountains with views like you would not believe, but only about a 15 minute drive to Black Mountain and 25 minutes to Asheville, using the fire road of course. The upgraded kitchen allowed us to cook most of our meals at the house and enjoy a wonderful family dinner nightly. The log cabin was spacious enough for five adults and baby. Everyone had a space where they could sit and read, whether in the reading loft, living room, or on the amazing deck overlooking the mountains. Everyone again this was one of the best houses we have stayed in for a vacation. We are already trying to figure out how we can come back in the fall to see all of the leaves. Thank you Walter for opening your beautiful home to us and allowing our family to get together and relax.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed 3 nights in the new, very clean, very nice log cabin. The kitchen is modern, plenty of living space, nice sized dining room table. Bathrooms are small but fine. It is a bit hard to find, and further from Black Mountain downtown area than we thought. But it was nicely positioned to drive in multiple directions for hiking, visit to Asheville, National forest, Grandfather mountain. Blue Ridge parkway, Boone. We love the mountains of North Carolina and this house did not disappoint.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Peaceful Cabin in secluded Black Mountain

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the cabin. We love the cabin in the mountain feel, quiet and peaceful surroundings. We highly recommend the cabin. Five star in every way.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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GREAT HOME!!! Close to Asheville

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful wonderful home! A great place to rest and relax. Great rooms, loved the master bedroom, I probably could have crashed there for the better part of a day. The house is just minutes from Asheville, but situated in the mountains like you were a million miles away.

Walter's notes were perfect and put you at ease when sharing his home. Awesome kitchen. I love to cook, everything was there that I needed, though I did add a few seasonings to the spice cabinet.

Getting to the cabin is no problem, my phone GPS took me right in. We did use the fire road most of the time, its much easier and quicker to Black Mountain and Asheville.

My wife loved the house and was ready to move in!

Thanks Walter, for make your home available.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
29 Miles
Asheville Airport
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 40 and Old U.S. Highway 70
Car: necessary

Other Activities: white water rafting, gem mining, hiking

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Old Fort, Asheville Area

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
19 Dec 2016 - 5 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Co. £99
Refundable Damage Deposit £236
Tax Rate 11.75%

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Old Fort in North Carolina Mountains

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • Mountain View
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
    Half Bathroom -
  • Master bathroom has designer oak vanity with marble top. Included are full shower and tub. Bathroom number 2 is upstairs with other two bedrooms and has a shower, a mahogany vanity with granite top. Half bathroom off main entryway has a toilet, sink and mirror. Extremely beautiful.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Plum Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Large Double Bed
    Green Bedroom - 2 Large Double Bed
  • Master Bedroom has a memory foam King bed, two night stands, a chest of drawers and an Armoire with a t.v. inside. Bedroom #2 (the green bedroom) has two beds, both are queen size. Night stands, chest of drawers. Bedroom #3 (the plumb bedroom) has a queen and a king bed, chest of drawers and night stands with curio cabinets
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • veranda
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • caving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
We have Direct T.V. (which is satellite t.v.) with hundreds of channels, including XM, so you also have music available. Newly installed wireless router and booster connection. We do not provide any towels to take with you swimming. All of our towels are for the bathrooms. Please do not take them from premises.

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