The Village of Wildflowers Cottage is a comfortable home nestled in a unique community. Cozy cottage, good neighbors and all the amenities of resort style living. The home has 1 bedroom, 1 bath, 1 loft with a futon like set up for kids and a pull out sofa. The cottage can accommodate 4 people comfortably. Outdoor living space includes a front porch complete with chairs patio area with a picnic table and grill. Sit on the front porch in the morning and enjoy the sounds of a new day dawning or sit on the back deck in the evening and view the night stars. It is a choice place for a week-end getaway with family or friends or even for a long term stay.
The location provides an opportunity to relax and enjoy mountain living after a day of adventure and exploring the outstanding natural resources of Hendersonville, Asheville and other surrounding areas.
There are many attractions in the mountains of western North Carolina and some are a short day trip away. Attractions close by include: downtown Hendersonville (4 miles), downtown Brevard (14 miles), Dupont State Forest, (12 miles), Chimney Rock, Biltmore House, Lake Lure, Pisgah National Forest, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Brevard Music Center, Flatrock Playhouse, and downtown Asheville (25 miles). The area is also saturated with well known brewery(s) and winery(s) . The local breweries include Sierra Nevada Brewery, Oscar Blues Brewery, South Appalachian Brewery, The Green Man, and many more. The local wineries include Burntshirt Vineyard and Saint Paul Mountain Vineyard. Transylvania County is known as 'the land of waterfalls' and each offers a unique experience. Within a few miles are excellent golf courses including Cummings Cove and Etowah Valley Country Club and Golf Resort which is rated by Golf Digest. The Village of Wildflowers has nearby long-range mountain views including Mt. Pisgah, Blue Ridge Mountains, Pisgah National Forest and the French Broad River Valley. Henderson and Transylvania counties boast a multitude of festivals, music venues and farmers markets which are ingrained in the mountain culture.
Mountain Ridge Cottage is part of the The Village of Wildflowers. It sits in a 26 acres community.The area is private but not secluded. Downtown Hendersonville is the official home of the North Carolina Apple Festival and was named the #1 place to retire by USA today. Historic Hendersonville has a vibrant mainstreet with unique shopping, music, heritage street dances, and a farmers market. One of the unique features is a 72-piece orchestra and the Flat Rock Playhouse (live theater). Brevard is 14 miles west and is also a unique small town offering Brevard College and the Brevard Music Center which presents a full range of concerts and operas with renouned artists June through August. The area is the perfect place for the outdoor enthusiast with opportunities for exploring, hiking, biking,camping and learning. There are over 200 waterfalls in the area and you can hike to most of them. Triple Falls of Dupont State Forest is a must see and is an easy hike. For those with a more metropolitan interest, downtown Asheville is an easy 25 mile drive away. There is so much to see and do in the area:the famous Biltmore Estate, Carl Sandburg Home, the NC Arboretum, Blue Ridge Parkway and Folk Art Center, Lake Lure, Chimney Rock State Park, Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Cradle of Forestry, Sliding Rock, Craft Heritage Trails of WNC, Pisgah National Forest, Dupont State Recreational Forest, Jump Off Rock Park and the Historic Johnson Farm....just to name a few. You will want to visit more than once. So much to do but if you prefer to slow down or just need a time of retreat from a busy life, the Cottage is the perfect place to just 'sit a spell' and enjoy the blessings of the moment. You actually have an opportunity to enjoy all four seasons and the beauty that is offered...Read more
Village of Wildflowers Cottage Community Flat Rock, North Carolina
Additional Location Information
Conveniently located near I-26 close to restaurants and
Historic Downtown Hendersonville, Carl Sandburg Home, Flat Rock Playhouse, local wineries, DuPont State Recreational Forest, and the Biltmore Estate, located in Asheville.
More About This Location
Lake nearby, Mountain nearby
Nearest airport: Asheville Regional Airport, 14 miles Car is recommended
Last updated on December 10, 2014
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