HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Cozy Vented Gas Fireplace, Close to lake, downtown.

Bedrooms 2
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath

Please read entire description BEFORE submitting your inquiry request.

Please note: children ages 7+

Winter, Spring, Summer, or Fall... here in Black Mountain, we have it all! Come escape to the mountains!

A nicely furnished, CLEAN 2 bedroom, 1 bath cozy guest house with CHARMING gas fireplace for function and ambience...awaits your visit. Just 213 steps away from LOVELY Lake Tomahawk walking path, tennis courts, swimming pool and nature galore!

We gladly invite you to our immaculately clean guest house. Quality linens, lovingly cleaned with natural doTERRA pure essential oils and cleaners. Beautiful warm wood floors through out, fresh paint, pet and smoke free. Off road, one level parking for your ease. Laundry available on the property. Towels and linens provided for your comfort & convenience.

After settling in, stroll the .5 mile lakeside walking pathway while taking in the nature of wild ducks, geese & birds while meeting friendly people too. Summer swimming at the public pool and fun organized adult activities at The Lake View Center at Lake Tomahawk fits any getaway destination desires. If you enjoy playing tennis, golf or croquet, that is available close by too.

Our darling walkable neighborhood makes our guest house easy to be active or relaxed, you choose your vacation mode. Pick a novel from our bookshelves and sip your coffee or wine on the comfy furniture inside or outside breathing in the fresh mountain air on the patio. Nice sidewalks lead you on a short jaunt downtown to quaint local shopping, clay, music and yarn shops. Pop into the art center, library, bakery and coffee shop. Visit amazing eateries, fun entertainment, local breweries and night life. Even go Gem Mining downtown.

Book your beautiful stay with us...you'll be happy spending your time in our CLEAN, cozy guest house!

See you in the mountains,

Karen & Danny

More Details

Karen & Dan Leonetti
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
10 December, 2017

Why Karen & Dan Leonetti chose Black Mountain

A mountain location, yet walking distance to town with a toasty gas fireplace!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Karen & Dan,

"Thank you for everything. We had a great stay and loved being in the Lake Tomahawk location. It is perfect for all we wanted to do. The Spring flowers were are a beautiful welcome.

Hope you have a wonderful remainder of the Summer!"

Jul 2014
  • 1 of 3


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Black Mountain in Buncombe County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • village ...
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 1 full bathroom with tub
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Please note second bedroom has double futon.
  • 2 cozy bedrooms with working windows to let the mountain breezes come in!
  • Books
  • Games
  • Television
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • tennis
Owners also operate a funky cool Transportation Service in town in their Vintage 1974 VW THING. They are available if you choose to not walk into town or local brewery. We also deliver to Pisqah Brewery for LIVE venue music events. We also provide wedding transportation to make your Mountain wedding memorable! Soothing, rejuvenating 'Aroma Touch Technique' is available by appointment with the use of PURE doTERRA essential oils. Inquire with owners. **ONSITE WASHER AND DRYER NOT AVAILABLE.** Laundry service available for stays over 45 days. Please contact owner for more information. Laundromat is approximately .5 miles away.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(28 traveller reviews)

89% Complete
10% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Cozy Vented Gas Fireplace, Close to lake, downtown.
average rating of 4.892857 based on 31 reviews

Great place

  • 5 of 5

Wonderfully located in Black Mountain, just minutes from downtown area, great shopping, lots of restaurants. Owners very nice and helpful. Home very cozy with up to date amenities. Easy access to Asheville and other surrounding areas.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Very clean, quiet, relaxing property

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay, the property was very quiet, private, and relaxing. Plenty of enjoyable activities within 20 minutes or less. including Asheville, hiking trials, and breweries. i would not hesitate at all booking this property again. The owners of the property were extremely pleasant to communicate and helpful throughout our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great location!

  • 4 of 5

This cottage is in the best location to enjoy all that Asheville and the NC mountains offer, without getting stuck in the traffic. It is in a cute town and even within walking distance to the shops and restaurants and a pretty lake. It was a perfect size for my husband and I to relax and enjoy our time after our very active days exploring. The kitchen was plenty big enough for our needs and there was everything you needed to cook if you wanted to. The owners were easy to deal with and quick to respond. They were available if you needed them. The only thing we missed was a washer and dryer. Although the laundromat was very close and only took about 1 hour. Just keep that in mind, should that be an inconvenience.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


  • 5 of 5

This is a great place to stay! It is cozy, inviting and well taken care of. The hosts are responsive and helpful. Would stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest Hallie, Danny and I are so glad that you enjoyed your home way from home in the mountains. Please come back y'all Warmly, Karen and Danny
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Felt like home!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Black Mountain was amazing! Karen and Danny made us feel right at home. The accommodations were great! We will definitely be returning again!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

A wonderful place to stay in Black Mountain

  • 5 of 5

2 friends and I spent a 3 day weekend with wonderful accommodations. We walked in and were greeted by an open, clean and spacious living area with 2 nice sized bedrooms. We were well informed by the owners about the area and things to do and see. We enjoyed a beautiful walk to town through a wonderful neighborhood with beautiful old homes and lots of shade trees. We weren't able to take advantage of the lake but it was very close. The Leonetti's left us on our own and made it clear that we were to contact them if we needed them any time and provided us a phone number to contact them by. We really enjoyed the town of Black Mountain, especially the quilt shop, 7 sisters and Thyme and Again. We had wonderful meals at the Ale House and Red Rocker Inn and had the best salad ever at Trailhead. We look forward already to next year and our increased stay to 4 nights and 5 days!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Danny and I are so happy that you enjoyed our little mountain town. You took in all the wonderful restaurants and shops and sounds like your heart was full of joy. Please come back anytime. Warmly, Karen and Danny
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0


The Dripolator Coffeehouse
Louise's Kitchen
"BEST food and atmosphere...it is just like going to Grandma's house! Staff is amazing and SU..."
Pisgah Brewing Company
"A FUN local brewery with live music- check their schedule. Let Danny from Rockin Black Mount..."
Dark City Deli
"Yummy salads and BINGO town marinated chicken from Upstate New York (Speedies). Awesome, cre..."
Merry Wine Market
"SUCH a great plethora of wines to choose from. FABULOUS owners!"
Lake Eden Arts Festival
"What a FABULOUS music & foodie bi-annual event! Check out their details from their website. "
Montreat Conference Center
Hey Hey Cupcake
"SWEEEET! Ask for their gluten free cupcakes, too! All are made from scratch...YUMMMMM"
"A great place for the sport enthusiast to purchase a team product...SCORE!"
Ridgecrest Conference Center
"A BEAUTIFUL conference Center!"
Straightaway Cafe
"5 miles up scenic, curvy Hwy 9. They have some awesome music, GREAT food and servers. AWESOM..."
Dynamite Roasting Company
"BEST coffee around! Uses beans from around the world, roasted LOCALLY...yummm"

Beautiful Lake Tomahawk just 215 steps away with walking path around it. Playground, exercise classes, yoga.

TWO local breweries and MANY delicious restaurants, shops, etc. Gem mining and a LOVELY historic town. Even learn to knyit at the local yarn shop or take dulcimer lessons. Local health food stores and FABULOUS hiking trails galour with creaks to explore. Many lovely churches in town and walkable. Shops, bakeries are only a short 8 minute walk to downtown through quaint neighborhoods.


Prices & Availability

Ask Owner a Question

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £33.62

Please bring $300.00 refundable damage deposit in the form of a check upon arrival to property.

We take PRIDE in our cleanliness and the lovely condition of our Lake Tomahawk Guest House. Please love and care for it as if it were your own. Thank YOU!

NO SMOKING allowed in the home. Please refrain to smoking in front yard area ONLY!
Thank you very much for your understanding in preserving the beauty and fresh air goodness.

For nightly rental please. we Require 24 hours Written notice of Cancellation

Weekly and monthly rentals require 30 days Written notice of cancellation

30 days or longer stay require 60 days written notice of cancellation

Check in time is 4:00 P.M.
Check out time is 11:00 A.M.

Please bring $300.00 refundable damage deposit in the form a check upon arrival to property.


Laundry service available for stays over 45 days.
Please contact owner for more information.

Laundromat is approximately .5 miles away.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon!
Karen & Danny

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

You might like these similar holiday rentals