Cardinals Nest

Location: Banner Elk Type: Log Homes
4 Beds 3.5 Baths Sleeps 10 Yes

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Offer expires 09/05/2022 and you must book your vacation between 06/09/2022 and 09/01/2022.
Looking for a waterfront cabin that is family friendly with just about every amenity you can think of? Well your search is over now that you have found the Cardinal’s Nest, one of our popular log cabin rentals right on North Carolina’s Cranberry Creek! Be it summer fun with bike riding, river tubing, canoeing, kayaking, horseback riding or winter fun in the game room with a ping pong table, large flat screen HDTV or roasting marshmallows in the fire pit out back by the creek, this home truly provides fun and enjoyment no matter the season. The Cardinal's Nest has four bedrooms, three of which have extra long full size beds and the other bedroom has two twin size beds. Also downstairs is a sleeper sofa (queen size). This cozy home will complete your one of a kind mountain stay.Cardinals Nest is located less than thirty minutes to Beech Mountain Ski, and Sugar Mountain ski resort and Hawksnest Tubing & Zipline are both fifteen minutes away. The Town of Banner Elk is just ten minutes up the road for world-class shopping and dining.Sleeping AccommodationsMain Level: Bedroom with XL FullUpper Level: Two bedrooms, one with an XL Full and another with two TwinsLower Level: Bedroom with an XL Full, Pull-out Queen SofaOFF-PEAK SPECIAL: Stay longer than the minimum number of nights and automatically receive a 5-15% Discount -Excluding Holidays.Additional Notes:Firewood may be purchased at the time of booking or with a week's notice. You receive two wrapped, kiln-dried bundles and a fire starter for $25 plus tax per night. - The main roads are plowed in winter, but 4WD or AWD vehicles are required November-March, and chains may also be necessary to access all properties in winter months. - All linens and towels provided for your stay-Dogs welcome $25/night per dog. Max of 4 dogs. Mature, well-trained dogs, only.- Internet is currently Satellite-based with a monthly data cap. It's adequate for checking emails and general web browsing but should NOT be used for streaming, videos, or gaming activities. Depending on your phone carrier, your cell phone signal may or may not work in this location. Verizon is the best coverage here. If your wireless plan supports it you can use your phone's data as a hotspot. 
Room Beds Baths Room Features Comments
Bedroom 1 XL Full (57.5"x78") Full Bath
Tub / Shower Combo
Shared Bath
Upper Level
Bedroom 2 Two Twins Full Bath
Tub / Shower Combo
Shared Bath
Upper Level
Bedroom 3 XL Full (57.5"x78") Full Bath
Custom Tiled Shower
Main Level
Bedroom 4 XL Full (57.5"x78") Shower
Full Bath
Lower Level
Downstairs Living Room Queen Sleeper Sofa

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Fire Pit
  • Fishing on Property
  • Gas Grill
  • Gas Log Fireplace
  • Gated Community
  • HighDef TV
  • Internet
  • Keurig Coffee Machine
  • Large Dogs OK
  • Pet Friendly
  • Ping Pong Table
  • River/Creek/Pond
  • Walk to Water
  • Washer / Dryer
  • WiFi


  • Close to Alpine Wilderness Coaster


  • Deck/Patio Covered

Outdoor Amenities

  • Deck Covered
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