grand total: From $105 Per Night
- Sleeps 2
- Bedrooms 1
- Bathrooms 1
- Type Apartment
Book a long-term getaway to this 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom vacation rental apartment in Historic Mars Hill. Located in the heart of town at ‘College Town Guest Quarters,' this early 1900’s unit for 2 is updated and convenient. Whether you're in the area to support Mars Hill University, enjoy Madison County’s great outdoors or explore the Asheville area, this well-appointed space will serve as the perfect home base for an extended stay in the W.N.C. Mountains.
-- THE PROPERTY --
Bedroom: Queen Bed
Located above a top-notch family-owned chocolate shop, 'Good Cheer Chocolates,' these guest quarters offer you the convenience of delicious desserts and coffees to satisfy your indulgences!
The spacious living room, with outdoorsy décor, is complete with a flat-screen TV for streaming, it’s the perfect place to rest your legs after exploring Mars Hill, hiking on the Appalachian Trail, taking a farm tour, or skiing at near-by Wolf Laurel.
You’ll appreciate the choices of Main Street fare from ‘Stackhouse Pub’ and ‘Black Sheep Burrito’ to ‘Papa Nick’s Pizza’ and more. Otherwise, your fully equipped kitchen may inspire you to prepare your own favorite fare.
When it's time to turn in for the night, rinse off in the walk-in shower and melt into the comfortable queen bed. The spacious bedroom has a large window, closet, and relaxing décor.
-- THE LOCATION --
In town to visit Mars Hill University? You're in luck! This apartment is a half block from the Madison Co. Visitor Center, adjoins to campus, and comes with an assigned parking space! Whether you're attending a university event, visiting a heritage museum, or touring the campus, the action lies just a few steps around the corner.
Be sure to explore Historic Mars Hill, the countryside, and maybe even enjoy a performance at the Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre, a landmark for performing arts in this growing college town.
You’ll be happy to know that the Pisgah National Forest is located just a short drive north and west of Mars Hill. This magnificent wilderness offers 500,000 acres of mountains, dense forests, and trails waiting to be explored. Plan to take a scenic drive to the exceptional Navitat zip-line, just 20 minutes south-east in the Barnardsville valley.
No one should miss Historic Marshall, a renaissance river town with Zuma Café, art studios, and quality eateries and breweries surrounding the old and operating Madison County Court House.
For more outdoor adventures, Hot Springs is just another 20 scenic minutes down the French Broad River. Here you can take a hike on the nearby Appalachian Trail/Max Patch. This year-round vacation town boasts the Hot Springs Spa, one of only two places on the east coast to soak in natural hot mineral waters. There’s great whitewater floating/kayaking from various launch points, and top-notch town festivals, shops and delicious variety of eateries!
Fall in love with Hot Springs? For your next getaway, check out 'RiverWalk Studio' ( Evolve Listing 415445).
If you crave urban excitement, Asheville is just 25 scenic minutes south of Mars Hill on I-26. En route, you will want to catch a bite in the delightful Town of Weaverville – a gateway to the Blue Ridge Parkway. Asheville is an award-winning river city with global fare and breweries, art and science museums, and infinite entertainment including all that The Biltmore Estate can offer.
-- THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE --
Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.
-- ADDITIONAL DETAILS --
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, free WiFi, flat-screen TV (no cable) for streaming, complimentary linens and towels, hall laundry (available for weekly stays), reserved/assigned parking for 1 vehicle
- Unbeatable Mars Hill Location - A short walk to delicious restaurants, Mars Hill University, the Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre, and more. From Mars Hill: only 10 minutes to Marshall, 15 mins. to Weaverville, 25 mins. to Blue Ridge Parkway, 25 mins. to Asheville, 35 mins. to Hot Springs
- Closest Commercial Airports - Asheville Regional Airport (~31.4 miles via I-26); and Tri-Cities Airport (~60.1 miles via I-26)
-- POLICIES --
- No smoking
- No pets allowed
- No events, parties or large gatherings
- Please note the property is not suitable for young children
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
- Photo ID may be required upon check-in
DETAILS & AMENITIES
- Cross Country Skiing
- Downhill/Alpine Skiing
- Eco Tourism
- Farmers Market
- Fly Fishing
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Horseback Riding
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Complimentary Toiletries
- Free Parking
- Hair Dryer
- Trash Bags/Paper Towels
- Wireless Internet (WIFI)
- Dishware and Flatware
- Ice Maker
- City/Skyline View
- Mountain View
- Off Street Parking
- Central Heating
- Internet Connection
- Laundry Detergent
- Linens Provided
- Towels Provided
- Bathtub or Shower On First
- Car Recommended
- Long Term Renters
- Minimum Age Requirement
- No Pets Allowed
- Non Smoking
- Not Suitable For Children
- Suitable for Elderly
Guest Reviews (2)
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It was in a cute quiet college town and me and my husband liked it a lot
*This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in December 2018
Apartment was cute and quaint! Safe location and the downtown had excellent restaurants. Locals were so friendly and made you feel at home!
*This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in October 2018
Kendall, thank you so much for your review. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed this wonderful property and its unmatched location. We have shared your private feedback with the homeowner for further consideration. Thank you again and we hope to host you again soon! Best, the Evolve Team