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Cozy Vintage Cottage In Land Harbor, Mountain Resort Community

Bedrooms 2
Space 960 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Cozy Vintage Cottage In Land Harbor, Mountain Resort Community

Two bedroom, two bath cottage with a small covered and screened porch and open deck with round redwood picnic table & benches to enjoy the cool mountain air at an elevation of 3600 '.

You will feel like you are in the treetops!

Queen bed in master bedroom, double (full) in smaller bedroom. Also a trundle day- bed in living room, to sleep a total of 6.

Washer & dryer. Gas cooking range, microwave, toaster oven. Ample utensils, pots, pans, and dishes.

Community has a heated outdoor pool, 18 hole golf course, tennis & shuffleboard, (separate fees apply for tennis & golf) a lake for canoeing & kayaking (bring your own) miles of hiking trails, covered pavilion w/ grills, small sandy beach area at the lake, playground, and a river for fly fishing.

Visit nearby Grandfather Mountain, at 5900ft., with its mile-high swinging bridge, museum, and nature center, where you can see otters, eagles, mountain lions, bears, and more.

Take a half hour drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway to the charming village of Blowing Rock, stopping along the way to walk around Price Lake or visit the Moses Cone Park. Visit nearby Linville Falls and Linville Caverns.

The 'high country' is perfect to visit in any season - fresh & crisp in spring, cool in summer, splendid foliage display in autumn, and solitude in winter.

More Details

Hollace Staren
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
8 January, 2018

About Hollace Staren

I grew up in a suburb of New York City, and moved to Western North Carolina in the mid 1980's after my parents started living here in Land Harbor. I've never looked back! Having lived in Boone, Blowing Rock, and Linville, I am now in the Asheville area.

I love Asheville but miss the cooler Linville summers!

Hollace Staren purchased this cottage in 1980

Why Hollace Staren chose Land Harbor

This was my parents' cherished home. They spent 8 months out of 12 here for over 20 years, and were very happy in this place. I have kept it and made it my own with the type of furnishings I love. It's been my place to relax, regroup, rejuvenate.

What makes this cottage unique

What makes Land Harbor unique is how it feels a bit like a camp ground, with neighbors close by, but sometimes barely visible for the rhododendrons and the trees. People are friendly and helpful. I enjoy going for long walks and communing with nature. There are also so many activities available for those so inclined.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Land Harbor in Pineola

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 960 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:30
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Stall shower in one bathroom, and a tub with a shower in the other. All towels provided.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Cozy Vintage Cottage In Land Harbor, Mountain Resort Community
average rating of 4.818182 based on 33 reviews

Cute cottage

  • 5 of 5

Cute cottage. Very clean, nearby to lots of activities. Owner was very hands on with any issues which we really appreciated.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It is located in a beautiful neighborhood and tucked away in the trees!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here the day after Thanksgiving to take our family to Tweetsie Christmas and also pick out a Christmas tree! The house is very cool and decorated with vintage furniture and accents! I loved it!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Well maintained clean property with lots of vintage furnishings.

  • 4 of 5

The location is very central for visiting Linville Falls, caverns and Boone. Asheville is 45 minutes away so that's very accessible also. Very well stocked with linens, pots and pans even coffee and tea. The cottage is furnished with eclectic furniture and decorative items. All the beds are very comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Best place ever!!!

  • 5 of 5

Nice quiet cozy little place!!! Will be going back. Owner is quick to respond and will work with you.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved this cute home

  • 5 of 5

I really enjoyed this home and its vintage decor. Small but certainly spacious enough for our family of 4 and had everything we needed. Really an ideal location to explore the area.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing 2 weeks in NC

  • 5 of 5

Just finished up a 2 week vacation in NC and spent 9 days at this property. It was very clean, every thing works and it was really comfortable for our stay. Very convenient to the Boone area, with very many restaurants and shopping areas within 30 minutes. Unfortunately the weather wasn't ideal, but the couple of days we decided to hang at the property, it felt like being at home.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! That's what I hope my guests will feel!
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Car: necessary

A few miles from Grandfather Mt., Linville Falls & Gorge, Linville Caverns. Close to Banner Elk & Lees McRae College, Beech & Sugar Mountain. 28 miles from Boone & ASU; Gem mining, Tweetsie Railroad. Near the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway with its amazing Linn Cove Viaduct. 70 miles to Asheville and The Biltmore Estate.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £36.24

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.