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5 Acres of Serenity on Blue Ridge Parkway

Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Sparta, North Carolina
Rocky Acres Retreat is a peaceful retreat with 5 acres of peace and quiet just half of a mile off the Blue Ridge Parkway. Enjoy all the comforts of home with all the amenities for the outdoorsman. Walk out the back door to Stone Mountain State Park for some of the best hiking in the state or go down to the New River and enjoy canoeing, kayaking and fishing and while you're at it get in some golf at the New River Country Club (other clubs nearby include High Meadows Golf & Country Club, Roaring Gap Golf Course, Olde Beau Golf Club, Deer Creek Golf Course and Stone Mountain Golf Club ). For those that just want to relax, enjoy some of the finest wineries in the state or do some antiquing in one of the numerous antique shops. Sparta and surrounding area enjoy some of the finest Bluegrass music in the World with Merlefest happening ev... Read more
Listing #FKN2378328
About the Owner
Steven C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

From the little kids and their dog, all the way up to us grand parents and great-uncle. What else can I say? Just when we were feeling like being at the home of our dreams, then it was time to leave, sadly.More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Alberto V
Cottontop8, VR Owner at 5 Acres of Serenity on Blue Ridge Parkway, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

I am so happy you had a great time at 5 Acres of Serenity or as we call it...Rocky Acres Retreat. I appreciate the wonderful communications we had throughout the reservation process and letting me know all about your intentions. Communications is key to a...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018

Cell service and quicker WiFi ,and trash service would have been nice other then that everything was great.More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Claire R
Cottontop8, VR Owner at 5 Acres of Serenity on Blue Ridge Parkway, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

We all love the "Serenity" our house in the woods offers. But along with the peace and quiet comes poor cell service and the need to secure garbage in the receptacles provided. We provide fiber optic cable at 50mbps and wifi which is usually adequate...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2015

Just wanted to take a moment to tell you how wonderful it was to stay at your cabin. My wife and I took the kids and the grand kids up and it was just so quiet and beautiful. There was plenty of room for everyone...More

Date of stay: July 2015
4  Thank Rusty S
Cottontop8, VR Owner at 5 Acres of Serenity on Blue Ridge Parkway, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2015

Thank you all for the wonderful review. We are so glad you were able to see some of the wildlife as they stroll by the house. We are always trying to improve on our home to make it more comfortable and enjoyable and hope you...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
-Please no smoking in the house. -Please, no cats. Owner is extremely allergic. -Place all garbage bags in cans provided. Animals will get in to it. See rules on garbage Allow...
    3 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 King
    1 Bunk
    2 Kings
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: $222 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: $222 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Security Deposit will be returned upon completion of cleaning and confirmation from the cleaning crew that no damages have occurred.
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About the neighbourhood
Rocky Acres Retreat sits on 5 acres of private land. Surrounding Rocky Acres Retreat is Stone Mountain State Park which offers thousands of acres accessible just outside the door. Across the private road is another tract of undeveloped private property. Your only neighbors are the WIldlife.
Sparta, NC is an eclectic mountain town with all the amenities you need. Grocery stores, Fast food chains and some fine local restaurants and taverns.
Rocky Acres Retreat is the serenity you need with a taste of the city just 9 miles away. Some of the best hiking in the state can be found at Stone Mountain State Park and 10 miles down the Blue Ridge Parkway at Doughton Park. Kayaking, Canoeing and fishing is available at New River State Park and Horseback riding is just around the corner at Triple E Rid...
Car recommended
How to get there
Charlotte's Douglas International Airport is probably the best option for flying in to the area. It is approximately 2 hours from the house.

Other Airports:
-Smith Reynolds Airport (INT) - Winston Salem, NC
3801 N Liberty St #204, Winston-Salem, NC 27105

-Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU)
2400 John Brantley Blvd, Morrisville, NC 27560
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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