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Walk to Downtown -- Spacious Montford Apartment

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 875 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Very Large and Bright One Bedroom Garden Apartment in Montford Historic District

Newly furnished 1BD with all the comforts. Lots of windows give this large space a bright and airy feel, and the light hardwoods help keep it clean. Located in peaceful Historic Montford, it's just a 10-15 minute walk to downtown!

This apartment has new updates, including a new window in the bedroom, new kitchen accessories and curtains, new living room chairs, a new twin cot, and the couch was professionally cleaned in June 2017.

It is beautiful and spacious, with lots of light, and located in the best neighborhood in Asheville. This 1 bedroom apartment is a quick walk to downtown Asheville and has everything you need for a long or short stay.

Refrigerator, Cooktop, Convection oven, Dishwasher, Microwave, Washer/Dryer, Coffee Maker, French Press, Toaster, Ceramic Tea Pot, Cast Iron Pans, New Wave Enviro Water Filter, Stainless Cookware, DVDs, Books, Wireless Internet, (No Cable), MP3 player, Queen Bed, Rollaway Twin Cot, Dresser, Backyard, Outdoor Table

The apartment most easily accommodates two people, with a Queen Size bed. There is a rollaway twin cot for a 3rd person (new as of June, 2017), and a 4th person can sleep on the extra long, very flat couch (professionally cleaned with eco cleaning solutions in June 2017).

Check in: 3:00 pm. Check out: 11:00 am.

I think Montford is the best neighborhood in Asheville, and when I was looking to move out of my former apartment on Cumberland Ave in Montford, I searched for nearly a year for a house in the same neighborhood. I was fortunate to find this one. I can't say enough good about this neighborhood. It is the best for walking around and walking to downtown and back. It is truly beautiful, with so many historic homes. If you do plan to walk into town, there is a gradual incline on the way to Montford Avenue, but once you get to Montford Avenue, the walk into town becomes more level. If you don't like waking, the drive to town is just about 1 mile, and you can take Uber or Lyft for a few dollars.

If you get a chance, walk or drive down Montford Ave and Cumberland Ave and look at all the beautiful, historic homes. Montford has several amazing restaurants: Nine Mile for Jamaican or Caribbean, Chiesa for Italian (fresh-made pasta!), and Tod's Tasties, an artisan sandwich place, great for outdoor dining.

Asheville Area Transit stops at the intersection of Soco and Montford Avenue. It is a quick walk from here. The downtown bus station is also an easy walk from here. You can take Uber or Lyft to downtown for around $5.

House Rules: No smoking on the property. No burning candles or incense (or lighting flames) indoors or outdoors on the property. No pets. No parties.

More Details

Owner
Kim Rogers
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2018

About Kim Rogers

I love offering my ground level, garden apartment to guests. My son and I live above the apartment, on the main floor of the house, and I am often around. I often work at home, and I am often around. If there is anything you may need, please do not hesitate to ask. I like getting to know my guests and being of assistance whenever I can!

This is a downstairs apartment and I live above you with my son. We make all effort to keep footstep noise down. If you plan to sleep late in the morning, feel free to let me know so that I can keep any extra house noise to a minimum. Our neighborhood also has 2 dogs that may bark in the morning while they go on walks, but other than that, the house is on a very quiet, dead-end street with little road noise. Nonetheless, I provide a box of ear plugs and a fan for you if you need them.

What makes this apartment unique

One of my favorite things about the apartment is that it is so large and open. I also love the small lawn and stone patio right outside of your door (both of which are for your private use). I like that this house is on a dead-end road, with little traffic or road noise, and that you can enjoy a nice walk to downtown or the RAD, or Uber there and back for less than the cost of parking.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Historic Montford, North Carolina

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 875 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Very large bathroom has a shower stall and toilet and a top loading washer and front loading dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen size bed in a bedroom, also 1 Twin rollaway cot, and a couch that is very flat and and long and can easily sleep a 4th person. Please know that there is not an extra bed for 2 more people, it is a rollaway cot and couch.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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Walk to Downtown -- Spacious Montford Apartment
average rating of 4.577778 based on 45 reviews
5

Location, spaciousness and comfort

  • 5 of 5

As others have mentioned, KIm's place is in a superb location, has plenty of room for the price, and is very comfortable, probably due to some thoughtful details and items, including half and half for coffee! The neighborhood is delightful and Kim is responsive and easy to work with. We'd stay again.

  • Submitted: 19-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy spacious one bedroom apartment. Lovely neighborhood felt very safe.

  • 5 of 5

Loved the location. Very clean and cozy. Great weekend getaway place for two!

  • Submitted: 19-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great visit

  • 4 of 5

This is a very sweet and private place to call home when you're away. The apartment was thoughtfully equipped with pretty much everything you could need, and more. The location was perfect for me - was near all the places I wanted to go.

Thank you, Kim for a lovely stay.

  • Submitted: 16-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Nice house in a great location.

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay. Nice house in the Montford area. Close enough to walk downtown.

  • Submitted: 11-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great apartment + location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at this apartment for our week in Asheville. It was spacious and put-together well. The location was great to explore Asheville. We walked into downtown a few times and even though it was uphill, it wasn't that difficult and was a pleasant experience. When we didn't feel like walking we took an uber/lyft for about $7. Finding the apartment was difficult at night because of the bush in front of the house and confusing drive-ways, but the neighborhood is really cute. We wished there was a designated parking spot, but it was also easy to park along the street. Overall, great experience!

  • Submitted: 2-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Good value & close to everything.

  • 5 of 5

Kim was very helpful/communicative... the apartment is in basement level, which is totally private/separate... hotel level privacy. Spacious rental ... functional kitchen... coffee and other items thoughtfully provided... highly functional space. We would definitely book again!! Big Thanks!!

  • Submitted: 2-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Location

Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Montford Rooftop Bar
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Todd's Tasties and Chiesa
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Historic Montford, North Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$127
From
C$141
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
C$860
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add C$6 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$64.19 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit C$128.38
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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