Log Cabin In Gated Community W/ Mountain Views

Old Fort, North Carolina

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Secluded in a gated community, "Willy Bear" is a 3-level 3BR cabin with a wraparound porch, deck, and fire pit. Relax on two screened porches, one with a swinging bed. Nearby attractions include Catawba Falls, Black Mountain, and the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Nestled in the quiet seclusion of a gated wildlife preserve, this three-story 3BR/3BA log cabin, affectionately named "Willy Bear", is the perfect vacation getaway. Enjoy a variety of spacious outdoor areas, including a deck and fire pit. Relax on two screened porches -- there’s even a swinging bed for afternoon naps.

Check out nearby Catawba Falls, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and downtown Black Mountain.


With gleaming hardwood floors and vaulted ceilings, the rustic-chic living room offers an ultra-comfortable retreat. Enjoy the warm ambiance of the gas fireplace while watching a movie on the 42” TV with Blu-ray and Roku. Find comfortable seating on two sofas, a bench, and armchair.

A second living area features a gas stove/fireplace, two sofas, and an armchair.


Work your culinary magic in a well-appointed kitchen, outfitted with beautiful granite countertops, a gas range, double sink, and dishwasher.


This three-level home sleeps 10 guests between the three bedrooms. There is a futon available in the loft overlooking the living room as well as in the detached garage.

The master bedroom has a king bed, walk-in closet, 33” TV with Blu-ray, and access to a screened porch. Just outside the door, a bathroom has a walk-in shower.

Upstairs, the second bedroom has a full-size bed, twin bed, twin trundle, walk-in closet, and a desk.

The lower-level third bedroom includes a queen bed, a full-size sleeper sofa, a beverage cooler, and a 33” TV with a DVD player. The en-suite bathroom has a walk-in shower.

Stocked with a complimentary starter supply of toiletries, the guest bathroom has a walk-in shower.


A wraparound porch has rocking chair seating for two and a table for four. There is a screened porch off the master bedroom with seating for two, as well as a screened lower porch with picnic seating for eight, two rocking chairs, two armchairs, and a full-size swinging bed. A lower deck offers a fire pit and bar seating for two.


Amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, a washer/dryer, a gas grill, and video games. There is parking for four vehicles in the driveway.

Cell phone reception can occasionally be spotty on some carriers in this lovely mountainous area. A landline is provided in the home for your convenience.


The surrounding area is rife with opportunities for swimming, rafting, ziplining, biking, and skiing. It’s also central to a variety of must-see attractions.

Drive 16 miles to iconic Chimney Rock for hiking and panoramic views. Or head 32 miles to downtown Asheville and popular area attractions like Grove Park Inn and the Biltmore Estate. And it’s just 59 miles to Pisgah National Forest Preserve.


With TurnKey, you’ll always find unique vacation rental properties that provide a consistent, fine-hotel experience – Every Home. Every Stay. Every Time.

Access to your professionally cleaned, sanitized home is convenient. 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!Guests must be over the age of 25 and will be an occupant of the unit during the entire reserved period.
•No parties, excessive noise, or any illegal activity shall take place at property.
•No pets are allowed unless otherwise noted for specific properties. Pet-friendly homes require an additional fee, as follows: 1BR & 2BR properties - $100 pet fee, and 3BR & larger properties - $200 pet fee.
• No smoking is allowed in or around any property.Cleaning: Each property will be cleaned and inspected after your departure. We ask you to help us enable the cleaning crews as much as possible. Simple things like leaving the property tidy, running the dishwasher, and taking out the trash are expected of our guests.If excessive wear and tear is found on property, or additional cleaning is necessary due to spills, trash left on site, unclean dishes, stains to furniture, carpeting, linens, paint, wallpaper, or flooring, Guest authorizes the Owner to bill them for additional fees. If at any time the maximum number of occupants is exceeded or if the Owner receives information about excessive noise, Owner has the right to evict Guest and all occupants immediately and to bill the guest a minimum service fee of $250. If any sign of smoking is discovered Guest authorizes the Owner to charge the guest a minimum $500 cleaning fee. Unless the rental policy specifically allows, if any sign of any pet is discovered Guest authorizes Owner to charge the guest an additional minimum $500 cleaning fee.Properties are fully furnished properties that will include bedspreads, linens, blankets, pillows, towels, a fully equipped kitchen, TV, furnishings unless otherwise specified.Travel Insurance is highly recommended for any stay.Please note that you may be required to execute additional agreements in order to comply with TurnKey's Terms of Service, HomeOwner's association rules or local laws or regulations.

All properties managed by TurnKey Vacation Rentals have on-site devices for the safety and security of guests and the home. Any attempt to turn off, damage, disrupt or remove these devices will lead to fines and/or eviction without a refund. This home has the following devices: Sound Decibel Monitor - does not record, monitors noise level, located in common areas throughout the home.


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