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Member since: 2008
Speaks English

Beautiful Home on 250 Private Acres! Best Views in the Area and Great Location!

59 Reviews
People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Asheville Area

3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Home on 250 private acres with STUNNING Mountain Views!

We welcome you to Plumlea Farm - a vacation home that you'll truly remember long after your stay has ended!

This charming home on 250 private acres is located only 18 minutes from both Asheville and historic Hendersonville and offers some of the most breathtaking views you'll find in the area. You'll enjoy close proximity (maximum 20 minute drive) to wonderful area activities and sightseeing such as the Blue Ridge Parkway, Biltmore House, Biltmore Village Shopping, Downtown Asheville, Hendersonville Town Square, Chimney Rock, hiking, mountain biking, fly fishing, golf, kayaking, and many superb Asheville restaurants (numerous brochures detailing popular local activities, restaurant menus and maps are in the home for your convenience).

Our location is absolutely ideal during leaf season with gorgeous views from every window of the home! Plumlea also has a sizable covered front porch which offers a peaceful area to enjoy bird watching, spot a wild turkey or deer, read a book from our extensive library or simply take in the breathtaking views and relax in our rocking chairs.

You may also choose to spend your time hiking on the expansive private acreage with great long range views of both Mount Mitchell and Mount Pisgah.

For your reading pleasure, hundreds of books await, including popular fiction and nonfiction titles, books on the Asheville area and an extensive selection of Civil War and WWII history books. In the mood for a good movie or board game? We have over 60 popular adult and children's DVD titles and a number of fun family board games.

The comfortable living room easily seats six with a couch, loveseat and 2 recliners. The living area flows into the dining room with formal seating for six. Just down the hall is our cozy den where you'll find a queen sleeper sofa next to the half bathroom. This room is perfect for an extra guest or babysitter to enjoy an area of their own with doors that close from the hallway for added privacy.

Our fully equipped kitchen contains a dishwasher, refrigerator, microwave, toaster oven, programmable coffee maker, a full array of cooking utensils and spices and seating for 4. Additionally, one of the unique features of our home includes direct access from the kitchen to the screened-in porch for casual outdoor dining with seating for 4.

Whether you're up for an exciting and on the go vacation filled with many unique activities or simply a quiet and relaxing time away from all the hustle and bustle of everyday life, you'll find your ideal retreat at Plumlea Farm.

**SPECIAL OFFERS** Planning on dining in one of Asheville's superb restaurants? If you're staying a minimum of 7 nights in our home, we'll provide you with a FREE $25 giftcard to one of Asheville's award winning restaurants to make your stay even more enjoyable!

Are you a returning renter? Please be sure to inquire about our returning renter discount!

Keywords: Asheville House, Beautiful Scenery, 3 BR / 2.5 BA, Convenient to all Asheville Area Attractions and Biltmore House

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks English

What makes this house unique

One of the unique benefits of our home is that it's located on 250 acres so you truly feel secluded without being in a remote location. There's a 24 hour Ingles grocery store, several great restaurants, a Starbucks and a wonderful public park, all less than 2 miles from the home. Downtown Asheville and the Biltmore House are both an 18 minute drive down Route 25, along which you'll pass many restaurants, lots of shopping and great family activities. You can enjoy a vacation of complete relaxation or one that's packed with activities - our location offers the best of both worlds!

Reviews

4.9
based on 59 holidaymaker reviews

Beautiful Home on 250 Private Acres! Best Views in the Area and Great Location!
average rating of 4.9491525 based on 59 reviews
4

Very nice - family enjoyed it.

  • 4 of 5

The house and property were as described in the ad. House is cozy and comfortable with a large collection of interesting books. There was a large yard area that my kids (12, 11 and 8) enjoyed playing in and interacting with the herd of cows on the other side of the fence. Upstairs sleeping areas very good for kids.

Felt the price was reasonable. Only real downside is that you are not in a "mountain" area - think more rolling farmland. However we knew that going in. Though there might be more places to explore on the property given its size but that was not a big deal - we would rather hike mountain trails. Owners very easy to work with and have several laminated info sheets that were useful.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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If you like feeling like you are at home then this is the place for you.

  • 5 of 5

Had the best time sitting on the front porch rocking the time away. Many opportunities for for day trips less then an hour away. Can't say enough nice things about the property. The cows come in the the mid morning to visit you while you are drinking your coffee. The property is clean and very pleasant.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Eden in Western North Carolina!

  • 5 of 5

What a treat and blessing! We researched multiple sites for our December vacation and chose Plumlea for its spacious accommodations, central location and excellent management/communication. Upon arrival, the home was exactly as described and well appointed. Spacious living quarters with TV, games and books are beautifully decorated and comfortable. Beds were heavenly with excellent pillows and mattresses. The home is very clean. The kitchen was well stocked and had everything we needed for cooking. The location is perfect- beautiful views - but not so remote that driving to the grocery store is a chore. The local supermarket, Ingles, has a great selection and is open 24 hours. Asheville, Hendersonville, and downtown Fletcher are all just a short drive away. The grounds of the home also have great opportunities for relaxing and hiking. Stop looking, this is the vacation rental you have been dreaming about.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable large clean home

  • 5 of 5

Our family of five had a lovely stay at this property. It is a large enough house that we could all seek quiet time when desired, or all gather at the dining table for a meal or game. The kitchen was well equipped and we even cooked Thanksgiving dinner! Fortunately we had time to walk a good chunk of the property and appreciated the laminated map. The house is well off the road and has loads of Windows - I enjoyed having my morning tea at the dining table, with nice pastoral views of farm, woods and mountains. One morning we saw deer. I highly recommend this property and hope to return there for further exploration of the Asheville area

  • Review Submitted: Dec 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our weekend at this gorgeous home! The setting is so peaceful with views of the mountains, cows grazing, and endless trees. The house was well-appointed with everything we needed and comfortably slept all of our guests. We enjoyed quick trips into Asheville and nearby shopping and restaurants. Can't wait to visit again!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our 4 day stay in Fletcher. The house was great. You could tell it is a home with a long loving history. The property was quiet and peaceful. We walked around and saw deer and turkeys. The area is very quiet and the house has everything you could need. The location is convenient to Asheville, Biltmore and Hendersonville. We would highly recommend this property and hope to visit again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
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Location

Tupelo Honey Cafe South
"Sister restaurant to one of downtown Asheville's most popular destinations, Tupelo Honey Sou..."
Blue Sky Cafe
"Fun family menu with covered outdoor porch. Great sandwich spot when you're looking for som..."
Iannucci's
"This is the place for "old school" Italian food with great pizza. Very popular with the loc..."
Fletcher Community Park
"Wonderful community park with baseball fields, basketball courts, running trails and paved w..."
Kosta's Original Ktchn-Seafood
"Popular with the locals, especially for breakfast, this family owned diner style restaurant ..."
Feed & Seed
"Nationally acclaimed Bluegrass Music every Friday and Saturday night. Family friendly - mus..."
Zambra
"Amazing food - locals love this restaurant. Awarded as one of Asheville's top restaurants e..."
The Corner Kitchen
"Located in a charming Biltmpore Village home, Corner Kitchen is a must try for a true farm t..."
Sierra Nevada Brewing Company
"This well known national brewery's newest location offers over 800 acres of beautiful views,..."
Sunny Point Cafe
"Widely known for the best breakfast in Asheville, prepare for a long wait on weekends."
Bouchon
"Excellent french bistro that receives top reviews."
Laughing Seed Cafe
"Top vegetarian restaurant in a city that's well known for veggie fare. "
Inn on Biltmore Estate
"Fabulous fine dining experience."
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Asheville Airport
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Sierra Nevada, Blue Sky Cafe & Kostas Kitchen

The Biltmore House, Fletcher Feed and Seed (nationally acclaimed family friendly bluegrass music) Chimney Rock, Blue Ridge Parkway, fantastic Asheville restaurants, golf, fly fishing, hiking, kayaking, biking trails, Asheville Fun Depot and Asheville Children's Museum are all within a 20 minute drive. Several grocery stores, coffee houses, restaurants and shops are less than a 5 minute drive from the home.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Fletcher, Asheville Area

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring / Summer
1 Apr 2016 - 31 Aug 2016
3 night minimum stay
£627
for 3 nights
From
£183
£1,301
 
 
Peak / Fall Leaf Viewing
1 Sep 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£665
for 3 nights
From
£196
£1,391
 
 
Winter
1 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£586
for 3 nights
From
£170
£1,206
 
 
Spring / Summer
1 Apr 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£627
for 3 nights
From
£183
£1,301
 
 
Peak / Fall Leaf Viewing
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£665
for 3 nights
From
£196
£1,391
 
 
Winter
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£586
for 3 nights
From
£170
£1,206
 
 
Spring / Summer
1 Apr 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£627
for 3 nights
From
£183
£1,301
 
 
Peak / Fall Leaf Viewing
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£665
for 3 nights
From
£196
£1,391
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£586
for 3 nights
From
£170
£1,206
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £76
Refundable Damage Deposit £153
Tax Rate 11.75%

**Please inquire directly with owner about our holiday rates covering Memorial Day, July Fourth, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas as well as special discounted rates for returning renters.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Asheville Area in North Carolina Mountains

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Upstairs Jack and Jill Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Handheld shower / ceiling over bathtub is partially slanted
    Downstairs Half Bathroom - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Sleeper Sofa in Den next to Master Bedroom - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen sleeper sofa located in cozy den next to half bathroom
    Upstairs Bedroom #1 - 2 Single Bed
    Upstairs Bedroom #2 - 2 Single Bed
    Master on First Floor - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Comfortable Serta Beautyrest Mattress on first floor
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • tennis

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