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Downtown Bungalow! Pet Friendly - WIFI!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms/2 Baths Fenced & Covered Deck

This comfortable home has two bedrooms, two full baths, a fireplace inside and fire-pit outside. A fenced backyard with covered deck provides a sense of privacy, yet so close to town; a perfect place to unwind after a day of hiking/biking in nearby forests, seeking out the many waterfalls, or walking to town to enjoy the shops, restaurants, brewery and more!

White squirrels are regular visitors sharing several bird-feeders for your viewing pleasure. Other features include two flat screen TVs, cable, WIFI, washer/dryer, central heat and air, BBQ grill and bike rack. Check out the wine rack for a Take One/Leave One experience!

Brevard is a perfect home base and only a short drive to Asheville and the Biltmore Estate, Pisgah National Forest, DuPont State Forest, and other attractions like the Blue Ridge Parkway, NC Arboretum, NC Nature Center, the Carl Sandburg home and the professional, NC State Theater known as Flat Rock Playhouse.

If you are looking for something more rustic and private, only 2 miles from DuPont State Forest, CHECK OUT OUR LISTING #4548192 in Pisgah Forest.

More Details

Jamie and Buddy Tompkins
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 March, 2018

About Jamie and Buddy Tompkins

We fell in love with Brevard several years ago as we began to consider retirement. We visited several larger and smaller communities in Western North Carolina, but Brevard seemed like the perfect place for us. Its proximity to two airports and other larger cities like Hendersonville and Asheville provide all of the amenities we could ever need without experiencing the heavy traffic and congestion we lived with in the Dallas/Ft. Worth metro area of North Texas! When we bought the Blue Bungalow to live in while we built our home in Pisgah Forest, we knew it would be a place to share with others who might enjoy the convenience of in town living while being so close to the many beautiful forests and attractions WNC has to offer. The moderate climate and majestic views of the NC mountains are the gifts we appreciate every day. We hope you enjoy your stay!

Jamie and Buddy Tompkins purchased this bungalow in 2012


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Brevard in Catheys Creek

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Queen bed in master bedroom Daybed and trundle in second bedroom
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
Owner Buddy Tompkins is a licensed/certified Medical Massage Practitioner and available by appointment.


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Downtown Bungalow! Pet Friendly - WIFI!
average rating of 4.8958335 based on 48 reviews
Rincon (Savannah), Georgia

Perfect Pet Friendly Bungalow

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed at the Blue Bungalow in October. It was in a centralized spot close to everything. You can make quick trips, to Highlands, Hendersonville, Asheville, Chimney Rock, etc. We had a wonderful time in downtown Brevard at the shops. We wished we could have stayed longer and tried some more restaurants. We ate at Rocky's and Jaime's, and both were excellent. The fenced back yard was fabulous for our pets. They had plenty of action between the birds, grey squirrels, and the famous white squirrels. After all the action, we were able to relax by the fire pit. It was a smooth stay from the booking process to the deposit refund. You will not be sorry if you stay here!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, Aimee. We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us! Please come again, soon.
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Cute, comfortable, clean and close to town. This was the perfect property for our stay in Brevard.

  • 5 of 5

In between taking advantage of the many outdoor activies available in and near Brevard and we enjoyed relaxing at the Blue Bungalow. The beds were comfortable, the bathrooms were very clean and supplied with lots of towels. The kitchen was also clean and stocked with all the necessary service and cookware. We enjoyed the outdoor fire pit and game night in the cozy living room.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sweet Bungalow Conveniently Located Near Downtown Brevard

  • 4 of 5

We loved this house. The furniture is eclectic and comfortable. There is plenty of room. The kitchen is well-equipped, and the fenced in backyard even has a covered porch area so you can hang outside while it is raining. Town is a four block walk, and there is a well-manicured park right across the street.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Lynn. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Please come again when you can.
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Concord, NC

Beautiful Brevard home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at Blue Bungalo. It was a lovely little home right in downtown Brevard. It was very accessible to shops and restaurants and close by to the Blue Ridge Parkway. The home it's self was beautifully decorated and very comfortable and cozy. We had everything we needed to enjoy our stay in Brevard. We even got to bring our dog Winthrop. He enjoyed looking at the white squirrels in the fenced in backyard. This was a great treat for us. we had a wonderful time and hope to be back very soon.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so very glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope you will be back often!
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Comfortable cottage is walking distance to sweet Brevard

  • 4 of 5

I enjoyed my stay in the Blue Bungalow. It's a perfect size for 1 or 2 people and is close to downtown and the library and other amenities.

One caution: there was the smell of mold throughout the house. On a warm day I opened all the windows to air it out which helped for a while, but the odor returned after a day or so.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, Margaret. We are glad you enjoyed your stay although you were concerned with such an odor. Be assured that we will certainly investigate and make whatever repairs are necessary as soon as possible.
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Cozy, quaint and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Cynthia. That's what we like to hear!
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Nearest Airport
19.7 Miles
Ashville Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
The Phoenix
Nearest Golf
11.5 Miles
Etowah Valley Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
20.6 Miles
Interstate Hwy 26
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Jaime's Creole Brasserie

Nearby Brevard Music Center offers premiere musical performances and hosts the Mountain Song Festival each fall. Brevard College, Brevard Health & Racquet Club, local craft beer at Brevard Brewery and Oscar Blues are nearby. Flat Rock Playhouse, the state theatre of NC, offers Broadway quality performances and is only a short drive away. Transylvania Co. is the "Land of Waterfalls" with 250 waterfalls found throughout Pisgah National Forest, DuPont State Forest and Gorges State Park. The area is known for many outdoor adventures, biking, hiking, cultural arts and home of the beautiful White Squirrels.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £54.16
Pet Fee £36.1
Damage Deposit £144.42

Dogs are welcome! We are sorry but we cannot accommodate other pets. A one time, non-refundable Pet Fee of $50 covers the additional cleaning required between guests. Other restrictions may appear in the rental agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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