Where adventurous bikers, hikers, fisher souls or those who would like to find a quiet relaxing getaway, will always feel at home. Our three-bedroom, one-bath cottage is located near downtown Brevard. We provide complementary coffee, tea and hot chocolate.
We offer a location for walking to all of the main attractions in the charming town of Brevard. Kids are always welcome, as we love to travel with ours! We use environmentally friendly cleaning supplies.
Master Bedroom: queen bed | Bedroom 2: full bed | Bedroom 3: 2-twin beds.
Upon entry, you are greeted by bright and open space. The open-concept floor plan combines the living room, dining area and kitchen with a vaulted ceiling, making it easy to stay connected with your travel companions. The fully-furnished kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and a Keurig coffee maker, convection oven. Pots, pans and dish-ware provided.
The residence is equipped with high-speed internet with Wi-Fi and has a flat-screen Apple TV with Netflix, Direct TV Now, Blu-Ray and game console. Biltmore 800 thread count sheets and brand new memory foam mattresses in all beds. Hotel style toiletry, quality bath towels, hairdryer, iron and ironing pad mat. 24-hour check in available. Guests have full access to enjoy the residence except for the basement and one bedroom closet.
This home is professionally managed and meticulously cleaned to provide stellar service for all of our guests. Think of it as a hotel-like experience in a spacious furnished home. If you need anything additional during your stay, we are here to help!
Colwell Cottage is located at the edge of a small town, so you can enjoy the woods at the back of our property. Read a book, watch wildlife across the creek, sip a glass of wine, grill your supper, or roast marshmallows while warming up next to a wood burning fire pit in the backyard.
Colwell Cottage is only a five-minute walk to Brevard’s restaurants, art galleries, breweries, coffee shops, bakeries and a movie theater. It is a few blocks farther to the Brevard Lumberyard Arts District, where you can listen to live music at 185 King Street, enjoy a beer at Squatch or dine at Magpie Meat & Three.
Brevard Music Center is less than 2 miles away. You can hike, bike or drive there from the cottage and enjoy our talented students and other well-known musicians June-August.
Franklin Park and the public swimming pool are also a walkable distance from downtown.
It is seven-minute drive to the entrance to Pisgah National Forest, where you can experience world class trout fishing, mountain biking, hiking trails and beautiful waterfalls. You can even take a dip in one of its many swimming holes.
Pisgah Forest contains the National Park Service’s Cradle of Forestry. Its visitor center offers interactive exhibits, films, and special events, as well as two paved interpretive trails. Several miles farther you can enjoy beautiful vistas along the Blue Ridge Parkway and dine at Pisgah Inn, with its scenic overlook of the mountains.
An enjoyable 25-minute drive will take you to Dupont State Forest for hiking or mountain biking on some of its 80 miles trails. Among the Forest’s many waterfalls, don’t miss Triple Falls, a 150-foot high waterfall featuring three cascades, or High Falls, a 120-foot high waterfall crowned with a covered bridge.
Thirty minutes away is Sierra Nevada Taproom, with farm-to-table dishes and a wonderful back porch offering live music. The brewery has been family-owned since the 1960’s and now has a national reputation. You can book a free tour of this impressive facility online.
In another direction, it is a 45-minute drive to the Flat Rock Playhouse, where you can enjoy Broadway-level plays at North Carolina’s state theater.
It is about an hour’s drive to Asheville with its River Arts District, the historic Grove Park Inn, and the renowned Biltmore Estate.
Guest have full access to the residence except for one closet and the basement.
If you have questions prior to or during your trip, we will be happy to assist you and help with any issue that may arise.
Colwell Drive is a dead end drive. It includes six residential homes around cottage where is safe for children to play outside with worry-free traffic.
Parking area is well defined for guests.
We hope you enjoy your stay and come back soon!!