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The Mountains are calling YOU! Come relax & unwind in a cozy mountain home.

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Details
Property
house
People
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Brevard - SERENITY

3 Bedrooms,2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 (8 with pull out sofa)

Serenity features 3BR,2Baths, full kitchen,two level living area. Satellite TV, WiFi, DVD player, central heat and air. It also has a wood stove on each of two levels. The downstairs level also has a wall gas heater as well as the wood stove. There is a nice quaint sitting area on the front porch where you can enjoy your favorite beverage while admiring the Smokey Mountain view. Please see the pictures uploaded on this website.

This location is removed from the city but the town of Rosman is only minutes away and the city of Brevard is a must see and only 20 minutes away. There are many outdoor activities available in the area. Many biking,hiking,and waterfall trails are nearby. Also during the season you can travel down the French Broad river by canoe or kayak. There is a good whitewater outfitter nearby. Fly fishing is also available in the area. Golf is available as well. The Blue Ridge Parkway is 40 minutes away. Asheville is 45 minutes away.

The property is located at the top of a hill off of Line Runner Ridge and offers privacy and tranquility. You can hear the birds singing and when conditions are right, you can see the clouds gathering in the valley below while you see the mountains rising up through the clouds.

We look forward to having you stay with us at Serenity.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Don & Kathie Briola
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 November, 2016
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About Don & Kathie Briola

Don & Kathie have been married 26 years. We fell in love with the area immediately and after vacationing here for 13 years we decided to retire here. We moved in the summer of 2013 from Savannah,Ga with our two cats and our dream realized.

Don & Kathie Briola purchased this house in 2013

Why Don & Kathie Briola chose Asheville Area

We bought this property for the mountain view and quiet, serene location. It is for us an ideal mountain retreat, with the Smokies as a backdrop. The remote location is still within minutes of supplies and recreational activities for all ages. We also like the close proximity to Line Runner Lake.

What makes this house unique

When we purchased the property the basement was unfinished. It is now a cozy area for entertainment, reading, and playing games. There is a bedroom & bath in the basement.

The front porch swing and sitting area is a great place to have your morning coffee and look at the mountains.

The master bedroom also has a view of the mountains, so why not have breakfast in bed!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Don & Kathie,

Thank you for opening your lovely mountain home to our family! Everything we needed, or wanted, was right here! Gorgeously decorated home, cozy & comfortable. And the View! We were able to completely relax and enjoy our mountai get-away! Thank you,
Jun 2015
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(29 traveller reviews)

The Mountains are calling YOU! Come relax & unwind in a cozy mountain home.
average rating of 4.965517 based on 32 reviews
5

Serenity is appropriately named! So tranquil and peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

The owners of Serenity went beyond anything we expected to make our stay enjoyable. The bedding is second to none and that was much needed as I took a spiritual retreat to the mountains. It was so nice waking up to the sounds of the forest and the incredible view. The home itself has so many special touches that made our stay peaceful. I would like to return and use the outdoor fire pit one day. I spent my days reading on the porch and exploring the area. The owners left a notebook with things to see and do in the area. We visited the waterfall nearby and enjoyed the Blue Ridge Parkway. The only negative to me was the mile long dirt road and drive way. It has some significant ridges and bumps (It wouldn't have been a big deal except I drove my new Mercedes and not my truck!) My daughter said the road wasn't bed in her Nissan! I will definitely give Serenity my highest recommendation for a peaceful and tranquil place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Home Away from Home

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely home and wonderful stay will definitely stay again! If you're looking for a secluded getaway but still close to Brevard then this is the place!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

BEAUTIFUL VIEW, PERFECT LOCATION FOR MOUNTAIN GETAWAY

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed three nights at Serenity and it was the perfect location for our mountain getaway, beginning with the lovely fragrance of the home that greeted us when we entered. The owners' attention to details made us feel like special guests. The cabin is "homey" yet beautifully decorated, both spacious and immaculately clean, and boasts a mountain view that makes coffee on the front porch something you don't want to miss. The road to the cabin was easily accessible and directions were spot on. We found the location to be perfect. It was away from the "touristy" areas, yet a short drive to Pisgah National Forest where we hiked mountain trails and saw waterfalls; the Blue Ridge Parkway where we viewed magnificent mountain sunsets; and Asheville, Highlands and Cashiers. There is a fire pit for roasting smores, a grill on the back patio, and the night skies while we were there were filled with more stars than I had seen in ages, so we took our chairs and sat on the front lawn with a symphony of crickets and frogs to keep us company. The kitchen is well-equipped and it was nice to have WiFi and cable to keep us connected. I am picky about vacation rentals and considered 35 or so before settling on Serenity, and if I had it to do all over, I would make the same selection. Making reservations and securing our deposit were seamless.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review. We're happy you enjoyed your stay. Don and Kathie.
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Charlotte
4

The property was lovely and very relaxing.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed staying at Serenity. It certainly lived up to the name.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Serenity is right

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful place to stay for a family vacation. The views are spectacular, access to the lake made for some very special moments. The house was very nice, well kept, well appointed, very comfortable. The owners treated us very well. We used the grill several time. More stuff in the pantry than we expected. We will definitely come back here.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Name says it All

  • 5 of 5

On the top of the hill with views to the mountains, serenity takes you away, back to a slower pace of living, trout streams to fish in, waterfalls to walk to. The cabin is beautifully maintained, and is really too nice to be called a cabin. The hosts provide everything you could possibly need. Just when you think of something that you have forgotten, look around and you'll probably find it tucked away in a drawer.

All in all, a lovely place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
47 Miles
Asheville
Nearest Motorway
2.7 Miles
178
Car: recommended

Located just minutes from Brevard, Serenity is located near Rosman NC. It is within 35 minutes of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The French Broad river is nearby and an outfitter is near Rosman where canoe and kayak trips/rentals are available. The town of Brevard is 25 minutes away and offers shopping and fine dinning opportunities. The towns of Cashiers,Highlands, and Franklin are also great day trips for shopping as well as many hiking and waterfall stops along the way. (A hike around Whiteside mountain is a must). This is Transylvania county and is known as land of the waterfalls. (There is a magnificent waterfall within 10 minutes of Serenity.

The cabin itself sits on top of a hill at about 2800 feet with a mountain view. As it is 2.7 miles from the nearest highway it is calm and serene. Enjoy mornings or evenings sitting on the porch with a cup of coffee or a glass of wine. Come in the fall to enjoy the changing of the leaves. Take a short walk from tha cabin and see Line Runner Lake. We hope that you enjoy Serenity as much as we do!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Brevard, Table Rock

Rental Basis:
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3 night minimum stay
£470
for 3 nights
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£133
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£146
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £63 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £159
Tax Rate 11.75%

DAMAGE/RESERVATION DEPOSIT - A reservation deposit of $200 is required. This must be received within five (5) days of booking the reservation. The deposit automatically converts to a refundable security/damage deposit upon arrival. Review contract for details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Brevard in North Carolina Mountains

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Trundle
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Basement bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking

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