Updated Chic Cabin & Vacation Rental! Mountain views. Ideal location minutes to ski resorts, tubing, Beech Mtn & Boone | APP STATE | Sleeps 6


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MINIMUM AGE TO RENT: GUEST MUST BE >25 YEARS OLD. Visual verification at the property may be required.

***Allergy-Free Property*** We love our furry friends but respect the 20% of population that require an animal-free property. NO EXCEPTIONS

From sunrise to sunset, enjoy a true mountain owner-managed getaway as you breathe in beautiful scenic views of Beech Mountain from endless windows on both levels. 4 & 6 NT DISCOUNTS. PRICES MAY VARY from listed. Individual quotes may include more discounts.

PERFECT LOCATION. 1 mile to Sugar Mtn ski/Golf & 3.2 miles to Beech Mtn. Hillside 3/2 bungalow updated, bright lodge perfect for up to six friends and family. Offering huge direct entry (no stairs) to living/bedroom, bath & HUGE deck w/gas grill and fire table. No messy wood to deal with after a long day of hiking and sightseeing. Washer/Dryer too! Accepting inquiries for long-term Summer rental.

The Space
Get ready to relax and elevate your stay!

In these uncertain times, we highly recommend purchasing a separate “any reason cancellation” travel insurance policy.

Offering mountain and woodland views. This is true modern mountain living with perfect appeal for every age group.

Accepting requests for longer Summer stays.

Two decks and two levels provide plenty of space for everyone to relax and take in the fresh mountain air. You'll love unwinding in front of the easy-on gas fireplace after a long day of exploring the surrounding area. AC keeps things cool and honestly, at this elevation, things stay pretty cool.

Could not be easier from this location. Read below for distances to the most popular sights. Four seasons allow endless exploration and this owner-run unit will share picture-perfect spots not found in the travel blogs.

Attraction Distance From Elk Hill Escape

Wilderness Roller Coaster 1.6 miles

Sugar Creek Gem Mine 1.4 miles

Banner Elk - Downtown 1 mile

Grandfather Mountain 9 Miles

Mile High Swinging Bridge 11 Miles

Grandfather Mountain State Park 9.1 Miles

Hawksnest Tubing/Ziplining (Year Round) 9.2 miles

Moses H. Cone Memorial Park 14.7 Miles

Tweetsie Railroad 19 Miles

Sugar Mountain Resort - Ski/Tubing/Golf/Tennis 2.5 Miles

Beech Mountain - Ski/Tubing/Golf/Tennis 3 Miles

Appalachian Ski Mtn. 20 Miles

Grandfather Golf & Country Club 4.8 Miles

Grandfather Vineyard & Winery 6.6 miles

Linville Falls Winery 17 miles

Linville Falls Trail - Hiking/Scenery 17 miles

Blue Ridge Parkway MP 305.1 Grandfather Mtn entrance 10 miles

Boone Saloon 16 Miles

Mast General Store - Boone 16 miles

Guest Access
Two parking spots with tandem parking for more when needed. Direct access to the unit from parking. Five walking steps to the front door! Bedroom/bath on entry level, perfect for guests who don't desire steps.

Parking - Front entry direct access just a few steps from dedicated direct parking (max 3-4 vehicles). 4WD may be required Dec-Feb.

This condo is designed with accessibility in mind with direct entry (no steps). Full kitchen, living and dining, bedroom and bath all on the entry-level floor.

Need accommodations for a larger group? Check out Suite Escape, a 4 bedroom/4 bath at the base of Sugar Mountain resort with walking distance to skiing, tubing, golf, hiking and tennis. Sleeps 10. Inquire about booking both locations.

Living Area/ Dining/Kitchen/Bedroom/Bath/Huge Deck

The galley-style kitchen features:
Full-size Stove, Dishwasher, Microwave & Dishwasher
Plates/Bowls/Silver for 8
Cooking Utensils
Serving Trays

Coffee Maker - Full pot and single serve. Just bring Coffee, Sugar, Cream. your own Kuerig style single serve.

Outdoor Deck - 15x15 Deck (Nestled in the trees)
Gas Grill, Picnic table, Lounging area

Living Room
Gas Fireplace

Bedroom (Queen Bed)
Medium Size Dresser

Downstairs Bathroom (What's Provided)
Body Wash
Hair Dryer

Second Level
Second level offers an oversized room split into two bedroom/living areas with a shared bath (walk-in shower).

Two bedrooms/Full bath/MiniOffice/Desk. Sheets, bedding, pillows and towels provided.

Bedroom 1 (Upstairs)
Large dresser and medium dresser

Bedroom 2 (Upstairs)
Large dresser and medium dresser

Upstairs Bathroom (What's Provided)
Body Wash

Laundry Room
Laundry Soap (for 1-2 Loads)

Free high-speed WiFi
Sheets/Towels/Extra Pillows & Blankets Provided
Private washer/dryer
Board games/Puzzles
Cuddling Blankets
Streaming services available with guest accounts (No Local cable)

Nearby Services and Dining Options
Dining within .2 miles.
McDonald's 3 miles
Supermarket - Food Lion - 2 miles, Lowe's Foods 3.2 miles
Gas - Exxon and Shell under 2 miles
Walgreens 3 miles
ABC Liquor 3 miles

Places to Visit During Your Stay - Upon Booking, Carolina Mountains Vacation will send a map with the most popular sights already plotted. Planning your trip could not be easier.

Hiking - Refer to All Trails site and app to view hundreds of trails including photos and skill level.

Looking for another Sugar Mountain or Banner Elk property? Offering properties for 1-10 people. All properties offered through Carolina Mountains Vacation Rentals are perfect locations to all that Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain, Linville Falls/Gorge, Grandfather Mountain, Blue Ridge Parkway, Boone, App State and Blowing Rock has to offer.

Suite Escape - Snowlake at Sugar Mountain Resort
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Shyers Overlook 2/2 Sleeps 6 - Sugar Mountain
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Sleeping configuration

1 / 2
Entry Level Bedroom Forest View
1 queen bed
Perfect bedroom for those with mobility challenges and handicapped as it sits on the entry level with no stairs to navigate.
Beech Mountain View-Private Deck
1 queen bed
Quiet Forest View
1 single bed
Twin Trundle Beds
Twin Trundle w/Forest Views
1 single bed



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Miniature Golf
Fly fishing


Child friendly
We love kids and they love us
No events allowed
No smoking allowed
Smokers are not allowed to smoke/vape inside the property. Outside smokers, please bring a proper receptacle for the cigarette butts. There is an automatic $200 charge to pick-up dirty cigarette butts. We take pride in keeping the mountains free of garbage, including cigarette butts.
Parking Included
Several parking spots are available.
Wheelchair Accessible
This property is wheelchair accessible and has a bedroom and bathroom on the mail living level. No steps to navigate entry to the property.

Getting around

4WD is highly recommended in Winter months. It may be required in certain conditions in Winter. Location is within 2 miles to groceries, restaurants, etc...

Scenic views

Lake view
Water view
Golf Course view
Mountain view

Location & Views

Just five minutes to Sugar Mountain Resort and 15 to Beech Mtn Resort, the location is perfect
Golf Course front
Ski Slopes
Ski in/out


These directions are for planning purposes only. You may find that construction projects, traffic, weather, or other events may cause conditions to differ from the map results, and you should plan your route accordingly. You must obey all signs or notices regarding your route.

About us

Nice to meet you and thanks for stopping by! I'm an award-winning food and travel blogger, now corporate techy and mountain property owner. My insatiable lust for travel in the US and abroad has offered great insight into what travelers need/want/desire and it is my greatest wish to provide only five-star stays.

Families and friends desire amazing mountain experiences and accommodations that are second to none. This area of our beautiful country lovingly referred to as the High Country North Carolina stills feels pure and untouched in many ways and I
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Check In: 4PM - 10AM
Check Out: 10AM
Door code lock for direct entry
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No events allowed
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No pets
Animal-free zone. Due to 20% of travelers' allergies, this property is completely animal-free. You can book knowing your allergies will also take a vacation.
No smoking allowed
Smokers are not allowed to smoke/vape inside the property. Outside smokers, please bring a proper receptacle for the cigarette butts. There is an automatic $200 charge to pick-up dirty cigarette butts. We take pride in keeping the mountains free of garbage, including cigarette butts.
Minimum age limit for renters: 25
Under age 25 may be accepted on a case by case basis
Maximum occupancy: 6
Maximum 6 people, one additional if guest brings an air mattress
House Rules
House rules will be sent after booking confirmation
Payment Policy
Guests may pay through Houfy, Zelle or Paypal. There is an additional 3% charge on Paypal. Guests must acknowledge they have received and agree to rental policy with initial deposit.

**Travel insurance highly recommended**
Refundable Damage Deposit
Damage deposits are normally returned within 5 days aftercheckout if fully refundable however, please be aware it could take up to 7-10 business days in addition for banks to process.
Cancellation Policy
Guests may cancel with full refund 30 days in advance. 50% refund 14 days in advance. No refund 14 days prior to check-in however credit may be applied for future stays if nights are re-booked. Solely dependent on seasonal activity and discretion of host. There are no refunds for cancellations for shortened stays, in particular weather-related events, COVID or acts of God. Travel insurance covers these and it is highly recommended guests purchase this on their own. No refund 14 days prior to check-in
Travel insurance highly recommended
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No pets parties smoking or vaping (inside)

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