* TurnKey Vacation Rentals verifies this home is professionally cleaned with products approved by the EPA for use against COVID-19, and our custom locks offer a 100% contactless check-in experience. * A masterpiece of style and design, an idyllic Appalachian retreat awaits at Elkhorn Cabin -- a gorgeous Craftsman 2BR/2.5BA (plus loft) getaway. The welcoming interior features warm wood paneling, a staircase handcrafted from mountain laurel, slate tile, and beautiful oriental rugs. Highlights include a game room, a private sauna, high-end furnishings throughout, and inspiring views from multiple decks. Located above the Blue Ridge Parkway, enjoy easy access to the culture and cuisine of Asheville as well as a plethora of nearby outdoor adventures. LIVING AREA Vaulted ceilings and skylights flood the Great Room with natural light. A love seat, rocker, and armchair provide comfy seating. At night, get cozy by the gas stove. Family fun awaits in the game room, boasting both a ping-pong table and mini-foosball table. Kick back on a sleeper sofa and two armchairs in the TV area. KITCHEN & DINING Prepare favorite recipes in the kitchen, equipped with a full suite of appliances and helpful gadgets. While dinner simmers, perch at the kitchen bar with seating for two. Gather for mealtime around the dining table, which can seat up to seven. BED & BATH This three-story home sleeps nine guests between two bedrooms and a loft. Partially open to the living area below, the lofted master suite is complete with a stately king bed, a twin bed, sitting area with a love seat, armchair, and smart TV, as well as a chess table for two and an en-suite half bath. Sleep soundly on a plush queen bed in the guest room. The downstairs game room/bedroom is outfitted with a twin-over-twin bunk bed and a queen sleeper sofa. The first bathroom is configured with a tub/shower combination, while the second bathroom has a walk-in shower and a redwood sauna (with optional steam functions). OUTDOOR AREA & AMENITIES Take in gorgeous views on the wraparound deck, featuring seating for six. The lower deck is outfitted with a love seat swing and a table for two. In the evening, sizzle steaks and veggies on the gas grill, then dine alfresco at the outdoor table for four on the screened porch. EXTRA PERKS & MORE DETAILS Extra perks include complimentary Wi-Fi and a washer/dryer. Parking is available for three cars in the driveway. The gas stove is seasonal (not operational between Memorial Day and Labor Day). If traveling with a larger group, consider renting Eagles Wing Lodge as well, located approximately 100’ away. A local noise ordinance is in effect between 10pm and 8am, making this property unsuitable for groups looking to spend late nights on the back deck. THE LOCATION Outdoor activities abound nearby with hiking, biking, swimming, fishing, rafting, tubing, and kayaking. The popular Shoji Japanese Style Spa is a breezy 10-minute walk away. Venture just 6.5 miles into Asheville to visit art galleries, museums, and boutiques and to sample tasty eateries and hip breweries. Drive 13.5 miles to the quaint shops, eateries, and galleries of downtown Black Mountain. In the winter, hit the slopes at Wolf Ridge Ski Resort (37.5 miles) or Cataloochee Ski Area (44 miles). THE TURNKEY PROMISE With TurnKey, you’ll always find unique vacation rental properties that provide a consistent, fine-hotel experience – Every Home. Every Stay. Every Time. Access your professionally cleaned, sanitized home with our custom locks that ensure 100% contactless check-in. All properties have on-site devices for your security – these may include security alarms, decibel monitoring (which do not record voices), and exterior motion sensors or cameras. If you need anything before, during, or after your stay, our 24/7 local team is ready to help!