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Once Upon a Stream PET-FRIENDLY & great for FAMILIES. Stream Included! Sleeps 14

Your storybook adventure awaits!
7 reviews
Your storybook adventure awaits!
Our amazing stream- view downstream
Master bedroom- main level
Rear of home- picture taken from trail that leads to the stream,
The kitchen has everything a gourmet cook will desire!
Welcome home!
Open Family and Dining Room
Beautiful Lake Fairfield located within the Sapphire Valley resort
The Bunk Room- upstairs
**Will move downstairs when basement is completed** 2 queen beds to replace.
Another view of the family room and fireplace
Another view of the kitchen
Large soaking tub with a view! You'll feel as though you're in a tree house.
Master bathroom
Bedroom 2- upstairs with queen bed.
Bedroom 2- upstairs with queen bed.
Loft overlooking living room with sofa bed that sleeps two.
Guest bathroom- upstairs shared by two bedrooms.
large stone patio overlooking the property downhill to stream
Stone patio down the hill at the stream
Our rushing stream and pools- View upstream
Fairfield Lake is a private lake within the SV Resort and just a few minutes from the cottage.
Boating on the private Fairfield Lake within the Sapphire Valley Resort
Sapphire National Golf Club is semi-private and open to the public. It is adjacent to neighborhood.
Indoor heated pool with hot tub and two saunas at Sapphire Valley Resort.
Mountain mini-golf for the kids at Sapphire Valley Resort.
Two outdoor pools (seasonal) at the Sapphire Valley Resort.
The tennis facility at the Sapphire Valley Resort.
Tennis facility at the Sapphire Valley Resort- available to our guests.
The Vordach zip-line canopy tour at the Sapphire Valley Resort- our guests receive a 25% discount.
One of the landings along the Vordach zip-line tour at the Sapphire Valley Resort.
Playground at the Sapphire Valley Resort.
The Sapphire Valley Community Center and Ski Lodge at the SV Resort.
Fitness center at the Sapphire Valley Resort.
Game room at the Sapphire Valley Resort.
Arcade at the Sapphire Valley Resort.
WiFi lounge at the Sapphire Valley Resort.
Ski Sapphire Valley tubing run (seasonal). Located within the Sapphire Valley Resort.
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Sapphire, Jackson County, North Carolina
We are PET-FRIENDLY! Welcome to 'Once Upon a Stream!' Escape from the ordinary and plan your next 'adventurcation' in our storybook English mountain cottage complete with a rushing mountain stream that will keep the kids busy for hours! Create memories with family and friends in the waterfall capital of the eastern U.S. that will last a lifetime. Don't settle for another ordinary vacation! Our goal is to offer a concierge-like vacation experience- not just a place to stay. That is truly what makes us different.

For reservations commencing late June 2018 and beyond, the home will sleep 14. Prior to that, the home sleeps 10. We are adding a large rec-room, large bedroom #4, and full bathroom #3. Please see pictures of the space unfurnished. More pictures to co...
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Listing #FKN7177398
About the Owner
Travis E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Our goal is to provide each of our guests with a first-class and concierge-like vacation experience, not just a place to stay. We pride ourselves on helping guests plan the perfect mountain getaway by offering recommendations for our favorite places to see and restaurants in the area. All guests will have our cell numbers.
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed a super relaxing long weekend here! We had plans to go skiing and tubing, but after the whole family was recovering from a virus, we opted for restful weekend instead. My kids loved the bunk beds & toys. My pups loved exploring...More

1  Thank bethanyjill01
Management response:Responded 19 January 2018

Thank you for the thoughtful review and very kind words! Your feedback is paramount to the success of our business and we greatly appreciate you taking time to review us. We aim to provide a first-class experience for each of our guests and not just...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Absolutely beautiful home with great views and access to everything! The owners are so kind and made our stay so easy. Great amenities in the Sapphire Valley Resort and the location is minutes to Cashiers and Highlands. We will definitely stay again!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 24 November 2016

Thanks so much for the kind words. We strive to make every guest experience perfect and are thrilled you agree! We'd love to have you back in the Spring or Summer for a completely different mountain experience! Please stay in touch.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

The owner is very friendly and willing to adjust your schedule if necessary. The home is located in the beautiful mountains and is centrally located between Brevard and Cashiers with Highlands just a short distance. The Girls had a great time shopping these areas. The...More

Thank Grady S
Management response:Responded 24 October 2016

Thanks for the kind words- we are so happy you enjoyed your stay at Once Upon a Stream! We hope you will come back again soon. Cheers! Travis

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Bunk Beds:(2)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shared Indoor Pool
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please refer to Rental Agreement Addendum A for house rental rules.
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Bunks
    1 Sofa
    1 Super King
    4 Kings
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night
Default 3 nights
19 Jun 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
Summer A 2018
3 nights
29 Jun 2018 -
8 Jul 2018
4th of July 2018
3 nights
9 Jul 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
Summer B 2018
4 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: $288 / stay - Fee
  • Pet Fee: $180 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $360 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The cottage is part of the Sapphire Valley Master Association which offers all of the amenities you'd find in your local country club. The amenities center offers indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub, saunas, game room, arcade, mini-golf, tennis, par-3 golf course, tennis, gem mining, lounge with free Wifi. In the winter and early spring, Ski Sapphire Valley offers a blue-diamond ski slope, a bunny slope, and also snow tubing.

Sapphire Valley is also close to other small mountain towns:
* Cashiers, NC- about 15 minutes
* Highlands, NC- about 30 minutes
* Brevard, NC- about 45 minutes
* Sylva, NC- about an hour

We are also just an hour away from Ashevile, NC.
Car recommended
How to get there
ONCE UPON A STREAM is convenient to several area airports:
* Asheville, NC (AVL)- 46 miles, just over an hour away
* Greenville, SC (GSP)- 81 miles, just under 2 hours away
* Charlotte, NV (CLT)- 144 miles just under 3 hours away
* Atlanta, GA (ATL)- 157 miles, just under 3 hours away

Our cottage is easily accessible all times of the year by wonderfully maintained paved roads and a relatively flat gravel driveway. The HOA provides snow removal and de-icing in the winter months. 4WD is not necessary to reach our cottage, although it is nice to have whenever there is snow and ice.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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