Kyle of Loch Lure - Hot Tub-WINTERFEST NOV-JAN

Private, Computerized Hot Tub with several jets.CHIMNEY ROCK RIVERSIDE PARK, ACROSS STREET FROM COTTAGEPart of CHIMNEY ROCK VILLAGEVIEW FROM REAR OF COTTAGEStream across the street; depth depends on water levels. Great fishingDining Room view to Living Room; has buffet for serving food.Winter View of  the Chimney Rock from side DeckVIEW FROM LARGE 30X30 FAMILY ROOMGalley Kitchen-Jenn Air RangeANOTHER PART OF THE GALLEY KITCHENGalley Kitchen -New DishwasherQueen Bedroom with bathroomREAR BEDROOM WITH DOUBLE BED AND FULL BATHLiving Room, Queen Futon Couch, Plenty of lightBathroom with Vintage Basin and an  over sized Tub for soaking. Renovated Rear Bathroom with Corner ShowerREAR RENOVATED FULL BATH DONE IN NATURAL WOODOff Master, NEW Charcoal grill, now w/ round table, umbrella, & 4  deck chairs.VIEW FROM PART OF GALLEY KITCHEN THROUGH DINING ROOMAREAS ALONG BROAD RIVER FOR PICNICS! LOCATION CLOSE TO COTTAGEFall View of Front of the Cottage facing ample parking area, a few feet away.Front of Cottage in the  summer.VIEW OF BROAD RIVER FROM A BENCH OR PICNIC TABLESteps into cottage"Last of the Mohicans" was filmed here at Hickory Nut Falls,GALLEY KITCHEN VIEW TO REAR ENTRY DOOR TO SPASpringtime Lake and Mountain view, pink dogwoods are abundant.WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE FROM COTTAGE. VISIT THE OLE BRIDGE FLOWER GARDEN!Boardwalk on Lake Lure; Boat Rentals & Tours availableCheck out Wonderful Lake Lure Water Park & Beach AreasJUST A PART OF THE END OF OUR PARKING AREA DONE IN ROCK.PRIVACY WALLS FOR HOT TUB USEWINTER VIEW; Expansive view. Can see Chimney Rock from DECK & hear Broad River.
“ Excellent ”
6 Reviews


Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Sleeps: 5
Type: Cottage
Per night: $100 - $150
Per week: $775 - $1,050
Pets allowed: No
Internet: No
Description of the Chimney Rock vacation cottage rental
Leave the stress, sounds, and smells of the city life behind. Come visit our quaint cottage and just feel the tension melting away... Enjoy a soak in the hot tub; this will certainly be an introduction into "kick back" mountain living. Chimney Rock is a friendly, welcoming community offering sensory experiences and memories to our GUESTS. Hear the tranquil sounds of the stream from our cottage, across the road.

Chimney Rock Village: You will find River Access, View of the Broad River, a peaceful setting and close to charming Chimney Rock Village (Sights & Shops). CRV has restaurants, riverfront dining, & an old General Store .All are within walking distance. You can view the " Chimney Rock" which is lighted at night from our deck, especially in winter, fall and early spring. Enjoy the fresh clean mountain air, but please bring a jacket for those cool mountain evenings. Homemade goods and foods are abundant & all around, as well as yard sales, thrift shops. There are excellent restaurants all around the cottage site. Other activities include hiking, bird watching, animal viewing, minature golf, gem mining, beach, fishing, boating, horseback riding and many other sports. Animal sightings include chipmunks, deer, falcons, hawks, river otters, ducks, turtles and fish. Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway are just 40 minutes away. The Great Smoky Mountain National Park is only 50 minutes away. Can be a romantic getaway or an affordable family vacation location.

See where "Dirty Dancing" and "Last of the Mohicans" were filmed. Dogwood trees and other flowering shrubs are beautiful and fragrant in the springtime. Lake Lure (1 Mile away )offers all the water sports and rentals; golfing is also nearby. Put your fishing line in, baited with 1 piece of corn and see what happens! Right down the hill from the cottage, is a picnic area right on the river.

Dine at the Esmeralda Inn where Clark Gable and Carol Lombarde hung out between movie shoots. Ben Hur was also written in the Esmerala Inn. Enjoy a luxurious day at the Lake Lure Inn SPA (1 mile away ). Wineries (4) are in the area, one is off of Hwy74 and Hwy 9, another at the Biltmore Estates. All are only 20-30 minutes from the cottage.
Area Information
We have a NEW ZIP LINE X5 at a nearby FARM within 1 mile of the cottage.There is a rock climbing wall nearby on the grounds inside Chimney Rock Park. Tennis courts and basketball courts are down the street at the City area office grounds with picnic areas. Narrated Boat Tours of Beautiful Lake Lure leave from this area. Lake Lure also has a BEACH / Water Park with tube water slide and Lifeguards. Just a few other attractions like Gem Mining, FISHING are right across the main street .The Broad River is stocked with three types of trout and locals use whole kernel corn to catch them ( brown, brook & rainbow). Located next to the Basketball Court is the local Playground. Miniature Golf is less than 1/4 mile away and 4 wineries are only 25 minutes away. Less than one mile from cottage is water skiing, lake lure beach, kayaking, live entertainment, and two full service SPAs.Safety equipment is mandatory if climbing the professional rock climbing wall.
Remember to watch out for the deer. Almost all visitors to our cottage tell us or leave a note in our journal that they most enjoyed watching the deer outside from either our deck or master bedroom.


Availability Calendar


Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Jul 01 2014 Jul 08 2015 $150 $150 $1,050 - 3 Nights
Nov 01 2014 Feb 28 2015 $100 $110 $790 $1,500 2 Nights
Mar 01 2015 May 31 2015 $100 $110 $775 $1,500 2 Nights
Jun 01 2015 Oct 31 2015 $120 $140 $955 $1,800 2 Nights
Check In: 3 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Deposits: 50% of total amount due when booking, remainder 50% due 30 days prior to stay. A 30 day prior to check-in cancellation notice is required. More than 30 days cancellation notice after booking will have a $100.00 administrative fee deducted. Re-scheduling date has no charge whatsoever. We work with our customers to accommodate just as much as we can.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Mastercard, Money Order, PayPal, Visa
Other Fees: ******. MARCH-MAY $100/NT to $110.00/NT -WKLY $775;** JUNE-OCT $120/NT to $140.00/nt WEEKLY $955-*** JULY 4TH WK 150/NT WEEKLY $1050.00*** NOV-FEB $100/NTto $110.00/NT WEEKLY $790.** GIFT INCLUDED FOR RENTERS -**** CALL 4 SPECIALS***:) Outsourced HOUSEKEEPING $80.00. 2 NT MIN & 3 NT MINIMUM ON HOLIDAYS---NO PETS PLEASE! Call or email for quotes & reservations. Calender not always updated. No Smoking INSIDE.


  • Beds

  • 1 Queen Bed
  • 1 Double Bed
  • 1 Sofa Bed
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Deck
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • Balcony
  • Full Kitchen
  • Hot Tub
  • Porch
  • Beach Chairs
  • Game Room
  • Housekeeper
  • View (Mountains)
  • Beach Towels
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Linens Provided
  • View (Water)
  • Cook
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Blender
  • DVD Player
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • CD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Radio
  • VCR
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Activities

  • Basketball Court
    (<1 mile)
  • Live Entertainment
    (<1 mile)
  • Volleyball Court
    (<1 mile)
  • Horseback Riding
    (18 miles)
  • Beach
    (<1 mile)
  • Miniature Golf
    (<1 mile)
  • Water Park
    (<1 mile)
  • Movie Theater
    (20 miles)
  • Bicycling
    (<1 mile)
  • Park
    (<1 mile)
  • Water Skiing
    (<1 mile)
  • Winery
    (23 miles)
  • Boating
    (<1 mile)
  • Playground
    (<1 mile)
  • Jet Skiing
    (1 mile)
  • Aquarium
    (25 miles)
  • Canoeing
    (<1 mile)
  • Restaurant
    (<1 mile)
  • Grocery Store
    (3 miles)
  • Casino
    (25 miles)
  • Fishing
    (<1 mile)
  • Sailing
    (<1 mile)
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (4 miles)
  • Downhill Skiing
    (25 miles)
  • Hiking
    (<1 mile)
  • Shopping Area
    (<1 mile)
  • Golf
    (5 miles)
  • Theme Park
    (25 miles)
  • Kayaking
    (<1 mile)
  • Snorkeling
    (<1 mile)
  • Whitewater Rafting
    (15 miles)
  • Zoo
    (25 miles)
  • Lake
    (<1 mile)
  • Tennis
    (<1 mile)
  • Bowling
    (17 miles)

Other Vacation Rental Amenities
BROAD RIVER VIEW FROM DECK, VIEW OF LIGHTED CHIMNEY ROCK FROM YOUR DECK. ZIP LINE X5 AT NEARBY FARM. Beach w/ Water Tube Park at Lake Lure, Local Gem Mining, Expresso Coffee Bar, Annual Dirty Dancing Festival in September, Dragon Boat Race, Flat Rock Playhouse, Excellent Italian Food, Antiquing, Consignment shops & Thrift Shops, Old Riverside Pavilion, Lake Lure Salon and Spa, Boat rides, climb Chimney Rock up or down! Climbing Rock Wall With Safety Gear.. BEACH CHAIRS WITH CLIP ON UMBRELLAS ARE PROVIDED FOR USE AT THE LAKE LURE BEACH PARK. BASIC ROD/REEL ARE LEFT FOR YOUNG FISHERMEN.For Computer you will need a wireless stick in USB port ; however all Cafes have WIFI

Reviews for this vacation cottage rental in Chimney Rock, North Carolina

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Lovely !

October 1, 2014

I'm lost for words. Our stay was amazing!!! Can't wait to come back the house looks so much prettier in person. We saw deer and even a raccoon! The hot tub was awesome, and we loved being so close to everything.

Ann Shehan

Owner's reply:

A Wonderful young couple to work with. The family left my cottage in great shape. Housekeeping came in, cleaned, etc and it is ready to go. The temperature is beginning to be chilly, which is a hint of FALL. The leaves are just beginning to change a little. So the full color spectrum is ahead of us for this year. Come back and see the changing of the leaves up there. It is unreal. That is my favorite time of the year to use the hot tub.

James Taylor

James Taylor

Mocksville, NC

great romantic getaway (relax and enjoy)

July 25, 2014

My husband and I resently stayed two nights at this lovely cozy cottage and it was wonderful, the property owner Ann is a wonderful person, more like a friend than someone you just meet. I would recomened this as a great getaway for anyone.

Ann Shehan

Owner's reply:

Lovely people to work with. So glad they enjoyed their solitude weekend! Looking forward to you coming back. So glad you loved...the hot tub . Best to you always.


Lauren Hyden

Lauren Hyden

Columbia, SC

Perfect Getaway

October 18, 2013

My boyfriend and I went up to Kyle of Loch Lure this past weekend. It was such a perfect place to relax and get away from it all. We only stayed two nights but I wish we could've stayed longer! Chimney Rock is a great little town just down the road, and the view from the top of Chimney Rock State Park is amazing (and exhausting!), especially with the leaves beginning to change. We used the charcoal grill and hot tub both nights, which was so lovely. It is also a good location to the Blue Ridge Parkway and Asheville, we drove a bit of it and ate lunch in downtown one day. Would absolutely recommend staying here if you're looking for a quiet, relaxing weekend with plenty of options in the area. Thanks Ann, hope to be back some day!

Ann Shehan

Owner's reply:

This was a lovely couple to rent my cottage. This makes renting a joy. You help create memories that are so wonderful. One never forgets these memories.
Best wishes to them always

Annette Maddox

Annette Maddox

Torrington, Ct. USA

Cozy/Romantic Getaway

September 23, 2012

This was more like a small home then a cottage. Great location tucked away off the street. The hot tub was perfect for after a long day of riding. Our hostess was very accommodating. Lake Lure is a pretty cool little town nestled in the mountains of No.Carolina. We are looking forward to next years vacation in the area.

Ann Shehan

Owner's reply:

What a lovely couple. So easy to work with and did not hesitate to ask questions or receive recommendations on attractions/things to do. Extremely honest. A glass was broken and she told me about it. Will look forward to having them next year.
Ann Shehan, owner

Emily Hamilton

Emily Hamilton

Mocksville, NC

mountain getaway

August 21, 2012

Kyle of Loch Lure is the perfect little cottage for a quiet trip to beautiful NC mountains. It makes you feel right at home as soon as you walk through the door! The hot tub is PERFECT after a long day of hiking or shopping. The owner is also very sweet and accommodating. I would recommend this cottage to anyone looking for a relaxing mountain vacation.

Ann Shehan

Owner's reply:

What a lovely family and so trustworthy. We only had a short time prior to stay but we worked it out. I was so glad to have tbem as guests at our cottage. Was so glad that i had so many things for their child to watch and a special childs table for coloring and drawing.
Ann Shehan

Darrell Richardson

Darrell Richardson

Asheville,NC USA

Cabin Anniversary

May 11, 2012

The photos do not do this cabin justice and the owner was more hospitable than any I have ever had the pleasure to work with, We enjoied the short time we had there for our anniversary and plan to go again and again. The place was quiet and so felt relaxed we never left the cabin the entire time we had there.

Owner Supplied Testimonials

H. Brodski reported back to me that he and his small family really enjoyed staying at Kyle of Loch Lure. They loved the Hot Tub at night after hiking. They were a very lovely family and so easy to work with and very active. He wrote me a long email and addressed, bike riding on the mountain trails, climbing Chimney Rock, visiting the Biltmore Mansion in Asheville, NC, going to the C. Sandburg home in Hendersonville and white water rafting. Also they went zip lining, which is a new outdoor activity built this year on a farm within a mile of my cottage, maybe a mile and one-half.
H. Brodski

N. Beaudry and husband stayed at our cottage for a few days over the Labor Day weekend as a Special Retreat for just them prior to the birth of their first grandchild. Had a great time she told me. Also gave me a tip that it was time to replace the outdoor grill and when I went up a few days after she left, I certainly agreed with her and there is a new one on the side deck. Thank you for your comments and heads up.

My mother and I stayed at the Kyle of Loch Lure in Oct 2011 for her Birthday this year and we really enjoyed staying there. The cottage is quaint, yet modern enough to have all conveniences. The views from this cottage are exceptional. In addition to viewing Chimney Rock from the deck you can see the Broad River across the street and actually hear the water noises. Recommend this cottage highly.
Susan F

My fiance and I booked this cottage in September and came from Texas. Friends joined us there and we had a wonderful stay in the cottage. The kitchen had everything we needed as we prepared most of our meals; grilled out on deck most nights. Owners kept an extra LP tank for us and sure glad they thought of that. The central air worked great. We noticed that because the last place we rented, the unit just barely put out. Views are lovely and beds are very comfortable. Wild life come in yard especially if you get up early. Recommend highly.
D. B. from Texas

My boyfriend and I rented this cottage early in September 2011 and really had a nice time. We are from Raleigh, NC and just wanted to "get a way". Restaurants were great in the area. Went swimming in Lake Lure which was really clean and took a ride on the sightseeing tour boat. We highly recommend the cottage. Owners are very nice and left us a gift inside!
Amy B

My husband and I saw this cottage on web and it jumped out at us. We had been talking about getting away somewhere different and we chose this one. Very peaceful and we even had a deer almost come on the deck one early morning. We enjoyed watching the animal, so pretty. Views are great and good accommodations. Recommend.
Grace L. J.

My husband and I came from the Bahamas where we live for a rest and just to come to the NC Mountains. We climbed Chimney Rock and had a ball. The cottage was lovely. It was nice having 2 full bathrooms, bed were comfy. We will be back.
Rosalyn B.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What make my vacation rental special?
A: The cottage is quaint, vintage mountain cottage with conveniences like new dishwasher, surface Jenn-Air range and wall oven and broiler, butcher block counter tops, original windows, original (1940's ) sink in Master Bath and a vintage, "larger than normal soaker tub" in the master bath. Window is a vintage slide to slide handmade window as they used to make years ago. The newer addition in 1997 still has the vintage charm of old "Heart of Pine" hardwood floors, which match the rest of the home. They are beautiful. Home has a galley kitchen, two bedrooms and two fulls baths. The rear, or older part of the cottage is the second bath which has been updated with a corner glass shower and new lavatory with cabinet below. Original window in that rear bath still remains, with plenty of storage/shelves behind the bathroom door. Windows have been replaced in rear bedroom and are vertical slide. All windows have country drapes. The LOCATION is just great. Up are up in the woods, have some neighbors, but are high enough to see and hear the Broad River across the street. When the leaves are falling and off, Chimney Rock is right there off the deck to view. Bald Mountain is to the rear in the winter. Everyone enjoys the Hot Tub which is computerized and just a few steps out the side door to get in. There is a two sided privacy wall for the Hot Tub at night. You can walk to town if you like. When our niece was 4-8 year of age, we used to walk her to town the back way through the mountain road for an ice cream and then walk back on the main drag, to go back to the cottage. Put on your hiking shoes as roads are not flat. Right down the main road , either left or right, are shops, restaurants and all kinds of things to do. Go GEM MINING, or get a massage, or climb Chimney Rock, or ride the elevator to the top, shop til you drop or whatever you desire. Just doing nothing is wonderful! Take a narrated tour of Lake Lure Homes on the Tour Boat. Sooooooo much fun.
Q: What is the coolest nearby NEW activity?
A: Well, the new ZIP LINES of course. They are suited for all ages, different types for different ages. Located on a Farm very near Lake Lure, and right down the street, around the Lake from the Cottage. Check it out.
Q: What are the most fun things to do at our cottage?
A: Well it depends on your likes, but for us it is: Zip Lining, Boat Tours, renting a canoe or paddle boat, enjoying the Beach at Lake Lure with the Water Park. Having beach chairs with umbrellas at the cottage for others to use is appreciated by all. We like to fish in the Broad River and catch trout, clean, cook and eat them! Gem Mining is another one of our favorite activities. I have found a BIG Gems which I had made in to a 10 K pendant and earrings to match. Horseback riding is nearby and Chimney Rock Park has a climbing wall with safety ropes.
Q: What are the most common comments you receive from guests?
A: Thanks for offering such a place, that is quaint, modestly priced, and a symbol of mountain life other than a log home. Comments often include cleanliness, great watching the deer and the location was fantastic. The hot tub gets great reviews from being a new model and clean. Views they say are spectacular, especially in the fall, winter and spring when you can stand on deck and Chimney Rock is right there! Also we get comments on so many things to do for all ages.
Q: So many places we have stayed at do not have any parking or the parking was in a dangerous curve; what is your parking situation?
A: We carved out a two car parking area in the front yard, had a rock and block wall built and filled in with gravel. It is so nice to have parking areas. They are rare in the mountains.

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