Hummingbird Cottage is peaceful retreat with mountains and woods just out the door. The area offers miles of hiking trails, including the Florence Preserve and Bearwallow Mountain. Gerton is only 16 miles from Asheville, Hendersonville, and Black Mountain. Ten miles to Chimney Rock Park and Lake Lure, with climbing and biking options.
Regarding cell phone coverage, Verizon gets great reception in the Hickory Nut Gorge with acell tower on top of Bearwallow Mountain. If you’re concerned about reception for your phone, consult your carrier.
If you're seeking housing for the World Equestrian Games, September 11-22, you'll find Gerton to be less than 30 miles from the venue with drive time under an hour.
No Smoking Please! No pets.
The cottage is a one-room studio, built by a previous owner to house his electric train collection. Its rustic exterior resembles an old train station. The interior is totally renovated with new appliances and bathroom fixtures. New tile tub and shower. Furnished with a new queen bed for sleeping comfort. Relax in comfortable recliners inside, or enjoy the woods and mountains outside. Kitchen has dishes and pans for cooking. Coffee and tea provided. Great place to relax.
The cottage is self-contained with its own parking and yard space. Two chairs and a small table are provided for enjoying the yard.