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Welcome to
Twice upon a stream

NEW lightning-fast ultra-high-speed (Gigabit) Wifi service throughout the cottage! The third chapter in our storybook mountain cottage collection! This 3 BR/ 3.5 BA home sleeps up to 10 guests and is situated at the end of a quiet cul de sac street with only one other home. The setting- a picturesque one-acre lot that backs to a bubbling stream. Located within the Sapphire Valley Resort, fun and relaxation can be expected. After a long day of hiking and exploring, unwind on one of the two screened-in back decks and let the sights and sounds of the stream calm you. The cottage features open-concept living, a fully equipped kitchen, and three ensuite bedrooms. The lower level also offers a large second family room with two futons- a great option so that the kids can have their own space. There is plenty of parking- no steep driveway to navigate like with many other rentals in the area. The home is accessible in all weather- 4WD is not necessary but is recommended in the winter months due to the potential of ice and snow.

Twice upon a stream

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Property Details

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Three ensuite bedrooms- sleeps 10 guests

Master (main level)- KING bed with luxurious sheets, micro-fleece blanket, decorative quilt, and premium down-alternative pillows.

Bedroom 2 (lower level)- KING bed with premium sheets, micro-fleece blanket, decorative quilt, and premium down-alternative pillows. Also features an additional twin-size daybed with trundle and private bathroom.

Bedroom 3 (Lower level)- Two Queen beds with premium sheets, micro-fleece blanket, decorative quilt, and premium down-alternative pillows. Also features a twin daybed with twin trundle and shared bathroom with the family room.


Family Room (Lower level)- Sectional sofa for overflow sleeping. 

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Quartz countertops with beautifully tiled backsplash

Stainless steel appliances

Refrigerator and freezer

Electric oven

Gas cooktop

Small appliances include a toaster oven, blender, & coffee maker

All kitchen utensils one would need

Cookware, baking dishes, and cutlery

Plentiful dishes

Paper towels provided- two rolls



Farmhouse dining room table seats 8 people

Center island breakfast bar has three bar stools

Outdoor dining on both upper and lower decks

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Three full bathrooms & one half bathroom

Master bath has a deluxe vanity with two sinks, spa-like jetted tub, large walk-in shower, (main level)

Two ensuite guest bathrooms- one with walk-in shower, one with tub-shower combo (lower level)

Towels, soaps, shampoo, conditioner, and toilet paper are provided



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Unlimited satellite internet service

DirecTV satellite television- Top 120 channel package

Telephone (land-line) with unlimited local and long-distance calling

Central heating and air conditioning

55" 4KHD smart TV in living room with DirecTV

Master BR- 50" HDTV with DirecTV

Family Room (lower level)- 50" HDTV with BlueRay and DirecTV

Washer and Dryer

Wood-burning fireplace in living room

Iron and Board

Hair Dryer in each bathroom

All linens and towels provided

Assorted books, DVD's, games, and puzzles


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Large screened outdoor upper deck with plenty of seating and dining space. Enjoy the sites and sounds of the noisy stream below while relaxing by the fire pit table. The lower deck is also screened and is accessible from the family room and guest bedroom.


Newly (to-be) constructed stone patio with large fire pit- perfect for roasting marshmallows and relaxing in the natural surroundings.


Access to all Sapphire Valley Association amenities for $2/person/day (extra charge for golf, Skiing, snow-tubing, and zip-line)- please see "Sapphire Amenities" tab



Most dogs okay with owners' permission.

(we request a non-refundable pet fee)

NO CATS- the owner is allergic to cats.

Large dog crate and dog bed available.

Food and water bowls for your convenience.



Flat and mostly level paved parking.

No steep driveways to navigate here!

Room for 3 or more cars in the driveway.



All primary renters must be at least 25 years of age. 

Children and families are welcome!






Sapphire Valley Resort amenities

Bald Rock Equestrian Center

Ski Sapphire Valley (seasonal)


Gambling and casinos (at nearby Harrah's)

Biltmore Estate (in Asheville)

Waterfalls- too many to name

Hiking & Horseback riding

Shopping & Dining

Nearby North Carolina mountain towns: Highlands, Cashiers, Brevard, Asheville, Sylva, Franklin, Maggie Valley

Lake Fairfield

Lake Toxaway

Lake Glenville

Blue Ridge Parkway & Scenic Drives



local services


Ingles Grocery Store


Starbucks and Buck's Coffee Shop 

Gas stations

Hospital and medical clinics

Emergency 911 service

Pet Services and Veterinarian

Automobile repair

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