Myra's Cottage is in a mountain cove 31 miles from Asheville. Entire house (except basement), yard, creek and surrounding forest is yours to enjoy. 2 bedroom, 1 bath, full kitchen, living room, breakfast nook, screened porch.
Myra's Cottage is tucked in a mountain cove we call Owl Holler and borders Pisgah National Forest. Located near historic Stackhouse and just a mile above a main whitewater access point for the French Broad River, Myra’s Cottage offers serene comfort for retreat, recreation and renewal. Resting in a meadow surrounded by forested ridges and two creeks, the cottage provides privacy in a beautiful mountain setting. The cottage has access to many trails that are located on the surrounding 100 acre property.
The modern cottage includes two bedrooms (queen & double), fully equipped kitchen, dining nook, living room with sleeper sofa, bathroom with tub/shower, carport and a large screened porch that overlooks Barney’s Branch. Washer/dryer, dishwasher, ceiling fans, wood stove, window air conditioner, central heat, TV with DVD/VHS player and video library, and all necessary linens ensure convenience and comfort. The Ping Pong table on the porch challenges you to relive your summer camp days or offers an opportunity to learn a new sport.
Myra’s Cottage is located strategically for quick access to all major attractions. 1.5 miles form Hwy 25/70, 1 mile from French Broad River access, 4 miles from Appalachian Trail, 8 miles from Hot Springs, 10 miles from Marshall, 31 miles (35 minutes) from Asheville. Hiking, biking, paddling, and nature emersion options galore are at your doorstep.
Blue Heron Whitewater 8 miles
French Broad Rafting and Ziplines 5.5 miles
Nantahala Outdoor Center 5.5 miles
USA Rafting 2 miles
Hot Springs Resort and Spa 8 miles
Sandy Bottom Trail Rides 13 miles
Disponible para huéspedes
Guests have access to the entire house except for the unoccupied basement which is locked. The yard, adjoining fields, woods and the creek are at your disposal.
Atención a los huéspedes
We are happy to help as needed and as our schedule allows. Please let us know prior to check in if you will want our assistance. We know the area very well and can give you information and recommendations. We will respect your privacy and leave you alone unless you request our involvement.
Otros aspectos destacables
We live 400 feet up the holler. We share the driveway and need you to leave room for our vehicles to pass the cottage.
1.The cottage is privately owned; the owners are not responsible for any accidents, injuries or illness that occurs while on the premises or its facilities. The Homeowners are not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the guest. By accepting this reservation, it is agreed that all guests are expressly assuming the risk of any harm arising from their use of the premises or others whom they invite to use the premise.
2.Smoking is allowed outside only. Smoking in the house may result in forfeiture of some or all of the security deposit or incur an additional fee.
3.People other than those in the Guest party may not stay overnight in the property. Any other person in the property is the sole responsibility of Guest.
4.Keep the property and all furnishings in good order.
5.Only use appliances for their intended uses.
6.Pets are NOT allowed.
7.Internet: The internet access is via satellite and has a monthly allowance. Streaming or downloading movies & playing on line games exhausts the allowance in 2 days. Please do not stream Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, Amazon, (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN), etc. Also, please connect when you need to surf or email but then disconnect when you're done.
8.Housekeeping: There is no daily housekeeping service. While linens and bath towels are included in the unit, daily maid service is not included in the rental rate. We do not permit towels or linens to be taken from the cottage.
9.Woodstove Safety: If you want to use the woodstove, we require that you do a hands-on training with us.
10.Water and Septic: The cottage is on a well and septic systems. The septic system is very effective; however, it will clog up if improper material is flushed. DO NOT FLUSH anything other than toilet paper & flushable wipes. No feminine products should be flushed at anytime.
11.Storms: No refunds will be given for storms. [Mountain roads can be curvy and steep. Gravel drives are well maintained; however, we highly recommend four wheel drive and/or chains during the snow months. We do not refund due to road conditions.]