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Close to Heaven - Fire Pit, Hiking, Biking and Blue Grass

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Fernwood Cabin - Close to Heaven, 1 mile from Blue Ridge Parkway
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Galax, Virginia
Escape the hustle and bustle and the heat. Sitting just off the Blue Ridge Parkway you will find Fernwood Cabin which is a new rough hewn 900 square foot log cabin that sits on five acres 10 miles outside Galax, Va. The home is less than 2 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway and approximately 9 miles from the Interstate 77 Exit for Fancy Gap. Come to the Mountains to ride along the parkway, drift down the New River by canoe or float. Trout fish at the Crooked Creek Fee Fishing Area or bicycle down the New River Trail or Parkway. Visit the Blue Ridge Music Center and listen to Blue Grass. Drive to Mt. Airy, NC and enjoy Mayberry and the home place of Andy Griffith.

This charming cabin sits on a hill with one porch overlooking the mountains. A paved drive comes into the house which has a gravel driveway. There is a rock walk leading...
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Listing #FKN4289859
About the Owner
judy a
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Cabin is nicely equipped to meet the needs of up to 4 people for a 7 day stay. Plenty of fluffy towels, comfortable beds, and climate control to ensure comfort regardless of the year. One note, shower curtain liner needs to be replaced, lots of...More

1  Thank Sylvia H
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Picking up our key was the beginning of a great stay. Judy warmly greeted us and provided a loaf of fresh bread to enjoy. There were fresh cut flowers on the kitchen table welcoming us as we entered the cabin. We enjoyed the quite that...More

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jaal2015, VR Owner at Close to Heaven - Fire Pit, Hiking, Biking and Blue Grass, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

So glad you enjoyed the cabin. Thank you for leaving the cabin so clean We appreciate your choosing us for your vacation time. Judy

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We spent a long early spring weekend at this charming cabin. It was private but had easy access to Galax, Hillsville, Mt. Airy and is only 4 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway. Great hospitality - fresh-cut daffodils and fresh bread greeted us upon arrival....More

1  Thank Julie B
jaal2015, VR Owner at Close to Heaven - Fire Pit, Hiking, Biking and Blue Grass, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Dear Julie, Thank you for staying with us I am glad you enjoyed the mountains and our cabin. Judy

  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Only guest listed at the time of key pickup are allowed on the property without prior authorization. No parties allowed. No pets, sorry. No smoking.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Full
    1 Queen
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  • Cleaning fee: AU$0 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
A deposit will hold your reservation. A t the time of arrival a $100 security deposit will be held on your credit card. This will only be applied if the cabin is left dirty/damaged. 2 night minimum stay. If the guest pays the full balance on time, they receive a 100% refund of the total cost if they cancel at least two weeks before check-in. We have minimum stays of 4 days for Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, Fiddlers Conventions and Flea Market in Hillsville.
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About the neighbourhood
The cabin is adjacent the the Crooked Creek Recreation area. This is a rural area. You can sit on the back porch and look at the stars. The cabin is about 8 - 10 miles from Galax and Hillsville, Va. The parkway is less than 2 miles away.
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You will need a car to get around. When you arrive you get a local map, a list of restaurants, events and places you should visit.
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