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Mountain Vista Retreat...private 4 acres, amazing view, hot tub, near H'ville

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The garden and front of Mountain Vista Retreat as you approach the house.
View of the living room taken from teh loft master bedroom.
There are binders with rack cards and brochures to help you plan your Activities and Adventures!
1 of 51The garden and front of Mountain Vista Retreat as you approach the house.
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Perched alone atop a mountain on 4 private acres sits Mountain Vista Retreat. Surrounded by a sea of native mountain laurel, this completely home was completely renovated in 2014 and boasts 3 bedrooms & 3 baths. The spacious deck located at the back of the house allows for 180° views and an unobstructed sunset view. The 1st master bedroom in the loft features a king bed, 39 inch Smart TV, ceiling fan and a private bath. The bath has his & hers sinks and a full sized tub/shower with subway tile surround and a floor of travertine marble. Through the french doors is a private veranda with a bistro set perfect for enjoying the sunset views with a champagne toast. The lower level 2nd master bedroom has a king bed, 48 inch Smart TV, ceiling fan & a private bath. A door leading outside allows p...Perched alone atop a mountain on 4 private acres sits Mountain Vista Retreat. Surrounded by a sea of native mountain laurel, this completely home was completely renovated in 2014 and boasts 3 bedrooms & 3 baths. The spacious deck located at the back of the house allows for 180° views and an unobstructed sunset view. The 1st master bedroom in the loft features a king bed, 39 inch Smart TV, ceiling fan and a private bath. The bath has his & hers sinks and a full sized tub/shower with subway tile surround and a floor of travertine marble. Through the french doors is a private veranda with a bistro set perfect for enjoying the sunset views with a champagne toast. The lower level 2nd master bedroom has a king bed, 48 inch Smart TV, ceiling fan & a private bath. A door leading outside allows private entry (and exit!) to the back deck and hot tub.This en-suite bath features a a walk-in shower tiled with a glass accented carrara tile, dual vessel sinks, granite counter top and crystal chandeliers for a little added bling. The bedroom on the main level has 2 twin beds that can be easily converted to a king bed. A sliding door leads to the back deck, hot tub and views, views and views! The open concept great room combines the kitchen, dining and living areas making it the perfect spot for the family to gather.The kitchen features custom cabinetry and a quartz counter top, along with GE Slate appliances. Dinnerware, glassware, utensils, and pots & pans are provided for your use. Just a quick stop for provisions at one of the nearby grocery stores and you are ready to prepare a gourmet meal or burgers on the charcoal grill. A starter supply of coffee, creamer and sugar are on hand for you along with paper towels, hand towels and a fresh sponge. The large gas fireplace has a beautiful maple mantle cut & polished by a local sawmill. Comfortable, casual furnishings surround this one of a kind art piece with it's 55 inch Smart TV, mounted above it. A ceiling fan allows the cool mountain breezes to circulate through this room with its soaring 14' ceiling. However, it is the glorious mountain views that are the main focal point of Mountain Vista Retreat. Sliding doors from the living room lead to the 10' x 39' main deck. There is a charcoal grill & a glass top table with seating for 6. A chest provides storage for the cushions, allowing you comfortable seating for the nightly show! Extending out from the main deck is an 8'x16' deck which hosts the brand new 6 person Dr.Wellness jetted hot tub. Whether a romantic getaway or a family reunion, the beautiful sunsets enjoyed from this spot will create lasting memories. From the rocking chair front porch, which is the perfect place to sip a cup of coffee to greet the sun as it peeks over the tree-tops, to the back deck where you see the sun set behind the mountain tops, Mountain Vista Retreat is surrounded by nature! Towering tulip poplars, maples, pines, and oaks, in addition to the mountain laurels nestled beneath, provide coverage for the birds and wildlife that call this place home. Conveniently located between Hendersonville and Chimney Rock, Mountain Vista Retreat is 12 miles from Lake Lure, 20 minutes from downtown Hendersonville and 35 minutes from Asheville. The Biltmore Estate, the area's number one attraction is only 35 minutes. Other major attractions close by include DuPont Forest State Park, the Carl Sanburg House, Chimney Rock Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway. There are too many hiking trails and waterfalls to mention them all, along with many farm stands selling fresh locally grown produce ( during season). The area apple orchards are open from August through October and several of these are an easy 5-10 minute drive from Mountain Vista Retreat! Check in time is 4pm Check out time is 11 am It is important to keep these times in mind as we sometimes have a turnover and need to get the house ready for the new guests. Please ask us if you have any questions. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Guests should be 25 years of age to rent this property. This house is not a party house. While no neighbors are visible most of the year, they are within earshot.
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite), 1 Shower
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About the Owner
Suzanne K
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2014
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Reviewed 15 May 2019

I stayed here in May and I had an amazing time! It was the perfect spot for my BF to propose to me! There was plenty of room for us, we are both tall, 6'7 and 6'0, yet nice and cozy. Also the hot tub...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Paradise22192320250
mountainvistaretreat, VR Owner at Mountain Vista Retreat...private 4 acres, amazing view, hot tub, near H'ville, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2019

Congratulations on your engagement. I'm glad that Mountain Vista Retreat will always hold a special place in your heart as the site where you said "yes". Hope you'll return for your honeymoon or an anniversary!

Reviewed 30 March 2019 via mobile

Wonderful view of the mountains from the back deck, nice hot tub, all the essentials were there if you forgot anything, very clean and well kept, very nice place.

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Robb W
Reviewed 29 December 2018

The house was lovely, clean, and stocked with everything we needed. Great location, and just perfect for our family Christmas. We will return!More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank choosing_joy5
mountainvistaretreat, VR Owner at Mountain Vista Retreat...private 4 acres, amazing view, hot tub, near H'ville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2019

We're so glad you enjoyed yourselves at Mountain Vista Retreat and will be looking forward to hearing from you again! We try to keep the house well stocked so that all you need to bring are food, clothing and toiletries. Our goal is to help...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

We loved the beautiful house and setting! Suzanne was very accessible and helpful to us. We loved visiting the Biltmore and other Asheville sites and surrounding areas.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Joan M
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Friends and I were on a road trip down to TX from MA. We stopped in after being on the road for a few days. It was a PERFECT stay for us. Gave us so much more than we ever could have ever expected. The...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Steven L
mountainvistaretreat, VR Owner at Mountain Vista Retreat...private 4 acres, amazing view, hot tub, near H'ville, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thanks for the kind words & for staying with us. We hope to see you when you're back this way again.

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

The location was spectacular and secluded. The view was priceless and the sunset was breathtaking from the back deck. Such a peaceful place! The roomy cottage was so clean, organized and the owners added little touches that made you feel right at home. The beds...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank PorterFamily23
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

A beautiful retreat. The sunset is gorgeous, and when you wake up in a cloud, it is truly surreal. Very convenient to a ton of hiking trails. It would have been 5-stars, but we had an unannounced guest when the owners' insurance agent came by...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this home. Beautiful mountain views while enjoying the hot tub. Very spacious rooms inside. Beds and sheets are heavenly. Will defintely return.More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank 701bettyb
mountainvistaretreat, VR Owner at Mountain Vista Retreat...private 4 acres, amazing view, hot tub, near H'ville, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Thanks so much for the kind words. We know how important a good nights sleep is, so we cover our comfortable mattresses with the softest sheets we could find! It makes it extra inviting to go to bed after that relaxing soak in the hot...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017

My wife and two teenage daughters spend 3 nights in Mountain Vista Retreat in late December. We found the location perfect, as it allowed us to easily visit both the Asheville and the Lake Lure/Chimney Rock areas. The house was very nicely decorated and included...More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank cbsinclair
mountainvistaretreat, VR Owner at Mountain Vista Retreat...private 4 acres, amazing view, hot tub, near H'ville, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Thanks for the nice review! We are always happy to give recommendations on what to do or where to eat. Of course, many guests prefer to sit tight at the house and enjoy the beautiful view!

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We had a couples weekend and everyone absolutely enjoyed the home. The pictures are spot on and more beautiful in person. We will definitely return.More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Rock8415
mountainvistaretreat, VR Owner at Mountain Vista Retreat...private 4 acres, amazing view, hot tub, near H'ville, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Gee, I sure wish I knew what more to do in order to get that elusive fifth star from this guest! All kidding aside, the fact that they will return says it all. We love first time guests, but those that come back again and...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Porch
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Mountain Vista Retreat is located on 4 acres and is very private. It is about halfway between Hendersonville and Lake Lure, so about 20 minutes in either direction.
Getting around
We do recommend a 4 wheel drive vehicle during winter months, but otherwise 4 wheel drive is not necessary.
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