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A freshly cleaned deck and new chairs await your arrival.
1 of 20A freshly cleaned deck and new chairs await your arrival.
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Burnsville, North Carolina
In the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina there are many vacation homes, but there is nothing quite like the Yummy Mud Puddle. Nestled on ten acres amidst a tall forest, the Yummy Mud Puddle vacation home overlooks the rolling hills and valleys of Yancey County, 5 minutes from downtown Burnsville and roughly forty minutes from historic Asheville, NC. You will dine on handmade dinnerware by the potter/owner, Claudia Dunaway, and read by the light of the whimsical lamps created by artist/owner, John D. Richards. This a handmade in Yancey County home.

Spacious enough for six and versatile enough to accommodate couples, families, or singles, the Yummy Mud Puddle vacation house is the perfect fit for a quick getaway to the mountains or a longer retreat. Both the master and second bedrooms have queen beds and walk-in closets a...
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Listing #FKN3665067
About the Owner
Claudia D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
Interaction with guests
We are artists who work at home which is located just below this rental home. While you're here we respect your privacy. Should you wish to meet us and visit our studios and gallery, you are welcome do so from 10-5 or by calling us. Feel free to call if you have any questions while you're here.
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

The rental was very spacious and clean and had plenty of room for a large group. We especially enjoyed the deck that ran the length of the house and had a great view of the mountains.

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YanceyHome, VR Owner at GORGEOUS VIEW OF THE BLACK MTNS! CLOSE TO TOWN., responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you, Tom, and so glad you enjoyed your stay. Hard to beat watching the mist rise from the mountains while enjoying your morning coffee on the deck of the Yummy Mud Puddle. We hope to see you again soon. Thank you again, Claudia

Reviewed 25 June 2018

We’ve stayed at Yummy Mud Puddle numerous times over the years, and we always look forward to our stay. The view is stupendous, especially in the early morning as the mist lifts off the mountains in the distance. The house itself is very private and...More

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YanceyHome, VR Owner at GORGEOUS VIEW OF THE BLACK MTNS! CLOSE TO TOWN., responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you for the high praise and description of the rental. After 10 years of renting the house, we strive to keep making improvements for our guests. You're always here at the Puddle even if you're only stopping by to say hello to us and...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

The location is great, just minutes from town and anything you may need, yet secluded enough to get away. The whole family and the dog had a fantastic time. The cabin is very well equipped, you will probably find everything that you need and then...More

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YanceyHome, VR Owner at GORGEOUS VIEW OF THE BLACK MTNS! CLOSE TO TOWN., responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you, Luis, for your kind words. We enjoyed meeting you and your beautiful family and look forward to seeing you again at the Puddle in 2018! Happy New Year!

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Hunting and fishing on the property is not allowed.
    2 Full baths
    2 Queens
    2 Twins
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  • Pet fee, if applicable: €43 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Located less than a mile from downtown Burnsville, but with long range mountain views and the seclusion of a private road which is off of a dead end road. 45 minute drive to Asheville, NC. There is a carport for parking. There is only one home visible down the hill where we live.
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How to get there
Airport: Asheville Area Airport: 50.0 km
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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