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Beaver Creek Hill - Log Cabin; Listen To The Rushing Creek; Blue Ridge Mountians

Bedrooms 3
Space 148 m²
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

This amazing, quality built, 3 bedroom / 3 bathroom log home has 3 levels of living space with fiber optic broadband Internet / wifi.

Relax and listen to the rushing creek from the the two large covered porches. The porches have generous seating including a bed swing. Beautiful artistic touches flowing throughout.

Four TVs with Roku streaming, many board games, high-end furniture, wood floors, walls and ceilings. Granite counters, big open kitchen, hardwood floors, custom built-ins, vaulted ceilings, heated tile floors on the lower level, awesome outdoor fire pit. Gas stove fireplace on the lower level. Plenty of room for everyone to enjoy.

Main Level: Vaulted ceiling great room, which includes the kitchen, dining room, bedroom and a spacious bathroom.

Kitchen has an island, four bar stools, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, plenty of dishes, pots and pans, cooking utensils, mixer, griddle, toaster, etc.

Dining area has a beautiful wooden table with 6 chairs. Table can handle 8 people if needed.

Bedroom includes a king size sleep-number bed, and ultra-comfortable bedding. There is also a sizable closet, with additional blankets in case you need them. There is a also a TV in the bedroom.

The spacious bathroom includes a tub/shower and beautiful tile floor. Nice glass bowl sink, on top of a converted antique dresser vanity.

Lower Level: Living area with three comfortable chairs, a queen sleeper sofa and a large flat-screen TV. The living area also has comfortable, plush carpet. There is a door from the living area directly out to the lower deck with a seating area.

The lower level bedroom has a king size memory foam bed and great bedding. The bedroom and en suite bathroom have a heated tile floor. The bathroom has a shower and, like the main level bathroom, a glass bowl sink on a converted antique dresser. There is a dresser and closet. TV mounted on the wall.

Finally, the lower level has a closet with a high end, front loading washer and dryer.

Upper level: The upstairs bedroom includes a comfortable, pillow-top bed (queen sized). The room has a vaulted ceiling and built in shelves. Bathroom includes a shower/tub combination and pedestal sink.

Walk down the hill through the back yard to the creek. Have fun playing in the creek, or just relaxing next to it. Have a nice lunch on the picnic table down by the creek!

The cabin is close to West Jefferson's downtown area, the arts district, Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian State University, Ski attractions. Hike to Beaver Creek, Ashe Lake, and the lake waterfall.

Short drive (~15 minutes) to Wal-Mart, Ingles, gas stations, restaurants, and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Our cabin is in a very convenient location. The drive into the cabin is about a half a mile on a gravel roads, no need for a four wheel drive vehicle, but be prepared for mountain driving into the property and mountainous terrain while exploring the property. Enjoy!

More Details

Carolyn and Keith Dowdy
Member since: 2014
Speaks english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 16, 2018

About Carolyn and Keith Dowdy

We purchased this beautiful log home as a vacation home to share with our friends and large family. My husband and I live in Apex North Carolina, a 3 hour car ride from the cabin. We enjoy spending time at the cabin with our four children and extended family. We enjoy renting out the cabin for others to enjoy when we can't be there. We hope you enjoy the place and make your own special memories.

Carolyn and Keith Dowdy purchased this cabin in 2014

Why Carolyn and Keith Dowdy chose West Jefferson

We chose to purchase the property because of its location in the mountains for its year around enjoyment. The roads are also easy to manuver and you don't need a 4x4 to get to this property. We enjoy the 3,000 ft altitude in the summer giving us a perfect average temperature in the summer of 75F. The fall is amazing with the changing of the leaves. Winter brings the holiday season with many Christmas tree farms in the area and shops dedicated to all the trimmings of the season. Appalachian Ski Mountain is the closest ski resort at about 30 miles. Spring is a perfect time to see all the beautiful flowers and Mountain Laurel. Golfing in the area is available in the warmer months.

What makes this cabin unique

The North Carolina mountains are unique and attract visitors from all over the world for its natural beauty of its people and landscape.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My friends and I had a wonderful time! Carolyn was very helpful and answers any questions I had. We loved the house and the area around it! Beautiful views on the blue ridge parkway nearby and great food in West Jefferson! I would definitely recommend this place and would love to come back again!
Nov 2015
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in West Jefferson, North Carolina

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 148 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please follow all check-in /out instructions. thanks
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Main Level Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bathroom
    Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • All bathrooms have towel heaters and hair dryers. Downstairs bathroom has heated tile floor.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Upstairs bedroom - 1 queen , Pillow top mattress with private bathroom
    Downstairs bedroom - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , The queen sleeper sofa is on this downstairs level
    Main level bedroom - 1 king , Sleep number bed
  • All bedrooms have cable TV
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Follow the stream behind the property to Ashe Lake and its small sandy beach and waterfall. Perfect place to kayak or canoe!


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Beaver Creek Hill - Log Cabin; Listen To The Rushing Creek; Blue Ridge Mountians
average rating of 4.9038463 based on 62 reviews
Grays, South Carolina

Omg it was wonderful. So peaceful and enjoyable. Beautiful place.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful visit. Could have stayed there and never left. Beautiful and peaceful home. Sure hope to go back.

  • Submitted: 28-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really appreciate you taking the time to write a thoughtful review! We are grateful you took such great care of the cabin! We can’t wait for you to come back and stay again!! So happy you enjoyed the place!
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Great cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time at this cabin! Very clean and accommodating. We will definitely be coming back!

  • Submitted: 14-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Albemarle, NC

Loved it!!! Great place.

  • 5 of 5

Owners were very friendly, check on us, and answered any questions we had. House was clean, well kept up, and was a great place. Loved how it is away from everyone, could sit by the fire pit and hear the stream. Would recommend this cabin for a nice getaway. We will be staying there again.

  • Submitted: 22-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful log cabin in the mountains!

  • 5 of 5

The log cabin was beautiful and the setting was amazing. Our family loved being in this well decorated real log cabin in the mountains right by a stream. You could hear the creek rushing all the time from the porch. You felt like you were miles away from everything but in reality were just minutes away from the grocery stores and the Town of West Jefferson, where there are some great restaurants and shops. We especially loved the Ashe County Cheese Shop and Boondocks Restaurant. Our whole vacation was amazing and the cabin was the icing on the cake. The owners were great, they answered all of our questions, the place was clean and well maintained. Of all the places we've rented in the moiuntains, this is the best! Thanks for renting out your home to us. We can't wait to come back and visit again!

  • Submitted: 8-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Christmas in the snow!

  • 3 of 5

We had a wonderful time. The cabin décor was very nice, plenty of room for all of us. We never thought it would snow at the cabin, what a surprise when we woke up to find everything covered in snow. Thank you for sharing your cabin with us.

  • Submitted: 5-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for renting out the cabin and taking great care of the place! Please come back and stay again! I am so glad you had a wonderful time and enjoyed the place!
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Enjoyed our stay

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay but you need a vehicle that can navigate rough roads. Not easy to drive to from main road. If you are looking for quiet and remote, this cabin fits the bill! Enjoyed being away from it all. Cabin super clean, comfortable with beautiful views.

  • Submitted: 27-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed the cabin and the beautiful views! Thanks for letting us know about the current road conditions on the 1/2 mile gravel road from the main road to the cabin. We will make sure to get the road conditions addressed immediately by the neighborhood HOA. I imagine with the recent 7+ inches of snow fall and the snow plows coming through some gravel got scraped off. Typically most vehicles can get through the neighborhood without a problem.. Again sorry, you had rough roads to get through during your winter stay, Thanks taking great care of the place. We would love to have you come back and stay again!
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Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Charlotte Douglas International Airport
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Mountain Aire And Jefferson Landing Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Hillbilly Grill,Smokin Barbecue,Boondocks Brewin
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Appalachian Ski Mountain
Car: necessary

Beautiful log cabin with rushing sounds of Beaver Creek flowing 24/7 nearby. Home is surrounded by forest for perfect privacy, yet the Town of West Jefferson is just minutes away. The Town of West Jefferson is a small town with lots of charming country stores. Ashe Lake and waterfalls are upstream about a quarter mile hike. Information will be provided on where to find white water rafting, hunting, kayaking, caverns, gem mining, art festivals, hiking trails and downhill skiing/ snowboarding. The town of Boone and Blowing Rock are a short drive from the cabin.

Please click on link to view a well done episode on UNC-TV NC weekends about the Town of West Jefferson.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in West Jefferson, North Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Spring
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 22 2018
2 night minimum stay
Apr 9 2018 - Apr 25 2018
2 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Sep 3 2018 - Sep 27 2018
2 night minimum stay
Late fall
Nov 5 2018 - Nov 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
Early winter
Nov 26 2018 - Dec 20 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$192.18
Damage Insurance C$75.59

Rates are subject to change until reservation has been confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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