Mtn escape w/ gameroom, waffle bar & fenced yard
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Pets are allowed
We have a one acre fenced in yard that is great for dogs. We allow two dogs per stay.


Nestled between Asheville and the land of waterfalls lies Firefly Meadows. We are a pet friendly cottage conveniently located to all WNC has to offer like: hiking, waterfalls, zip lines, leaf viewing, apple picking, mountain biking and of course great food & beer! Perfect for families, fur babies and getaways with couples and friends.
The cottage is located on 3 pastured acres (1 acre fenced) in the lush Mills River Valley down a quaint gravel road right off the main thoroughfare. Here you can enjoy mountain and valley views with old growth trees and a world of amenities to keep you relaxed and entertained like: a fire pit, hammock & swing, waffle & coffee bar, 2 living rooms w/ 55" TVs and a game room (with air hockey, foosball, Pacman and board games).
The décor blends original vintage fixtures and wallpaper with newly remodeled finishes to create a quaint and homey feeling we hope you enjoy!
There is a $50 per pet fee (max two pets) for this rental that we charge through AirBnB after the unit has been booked.

Sleeping Configuration

1 / 3
1 king bed
The master has an en suite 1/2 bath for convenience.
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Living Room 1
The main living room has a 55" smart TV w/ Netflix set-up and free. All other streaming services are available for your personal login as needed.
Living Room 2
The sun room also has a 55" smart TV w/ Netflix set-up and free. All other streaming services are available for your personal login as needed.
Game Room
The game room includes an air hockey table, foosball table and a pac-man video game w/ Galaga and others available as well.
The kitchen is well stocked for the home chef to work their magic. It includes: Full refrigerator, stove, microwave, dishwasher, blender, toaster and waffle bar (complete with starter pack of waffle mix, toppings and syrup). We also have a coffee bar with Keurig and drip coffee maker, starter packs of Keurigs, creamers, roasted coffee and flavored syrups. There are a variety of pots, pans, roasting pans, griddle and various kitchen utensils along with oilive oil, salt, pepper and an array of spices.

Scenic views

The property is situated on 3 pastoral acres with old growth trees and mountain valley views.
Mountain view




Iron & Board
Hair Dryer
Linens Provided
Towels Provided
Full Kitchen
Hot Tub
Fire Pit
High Speed Internet
Smart TV
Security Cameras
Game Console

Reviews (10)

Excellent based on 10 Reviews

Nearby activities

Fly fishing
Horseback riding
Nature Viewing


Child friendly
It has a great yard and swing for children. The home is all one level with a small step down between the kitchen and the game room. We highly encourage children to be supervised closely while outdoors, as it is a country setting and many our of animal neighbors frolic about.
No parties or events
No smoking
Parking Included
There is parking for 6 cars.
Not Wheelchair Accessible

Getting around

The cottage is located in the heart of Mills River and convenient to so many wonderful activities: * 10 min to the entrance of Pisgah National Forest full of hiking, fly fishing, cycling, mountain biking, waterfalls and tubing down the crystal clear Davidson River *20 minutes to the infamous Sliding Rock * 20 min to Dupont State Forest with more waterfalls, hiking and mountain biking * 7-18 min to Sierra Nevada Brewing, Bold Rock Cidery, Burning Blush Brewery Mills River Brewing and the quaint downtown areas of Brevard or Hendersonville (the Asheville of 20 years ago) * 30 minutes to ziplining, whitewater tubing or rappelling waterfalls in the Green River Gorge * 8 minutes to a very large and well stocked grocery store * 11 minutes to Asheville airport
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We are native to western North Carolina since 1991 and love kayaking, camping, hiking and enjoying good food with friends! Our goal is to create a peaceful home away from home that allows our guests to fall in love with the mountains we call home.
Member since: September 2022
Speaks: English

Policies and Rules

Check In: 3PM - Flexible
There is a digital keypad on the front door. You will receive a code 24 hours prior to your arrival along with other check-in instructions.
Check Out: 11AM
Minimum age limit for renters: 25
The main renter is required to be at least 25 years old.
House Rules
We hope you enjoy your stay! For the respect of our neighbors and your safety, we have a few additional rules:
**No illegal substances or activities are allowed on premises
**No weapons allowed on premises
**No smoking or vaping allowed on premises
** No parties or events and no more than 6 people (children and/or adults) are permitted to stay the night without prior written approval.
** We only allow dogs at this time and please no more than 2 dogs at a time unless otherwise stated in the rental agreement. All pets must be over the age of 6 months old without prior written approval
* Quiet time is from 10pm-8am out of respect for our neighbors
* No pee pads in the house and please clean up after your pet with provided waste bags and dispose of those in the black garbage can
* Pets left alone on the premise must be inside AND crated
* Please clean your pet before entry with provided towels and use a provided cover if your pet is on couches and sofas. However, please no animals in the beds
* Minimum age of the reservation holder must be 25 years old
* Cancellations are not subject to inclement weather or natural disasters
Failure to adhere to those rules marked with two asterisks ** could result in guest removal.
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Payment Policy
A $500 deposit is required at the time of booking along with the full payment. A picture of a government issued ID and a signed rental agreement are required with payment in order to reserve this property. The name on the credit card, rental agreement and ID must match.
Refundable Damage Deposit
We will refund the deposit within 72 hours of check-out after we ensure no damage occurred, above normal wear and tear).
Cancellation Policy
In the event of a cancellation by Tenant, Tenant shall receive a refund of payments made by Tenant based on the following terms based on the arrival date described in their confirmation:
* Cancellation 30 days or more prior to the arrival date, Tenant will receive a full refund of all rent, fees and taxes including deposit.
* Cancellation 29-15 days prior to the arrival date, Tenant will forfeit their deposit, but receive a full refund of all rent and fees less taxes on their deposit.
* Cancellation from 14 to 6 days prior to the arrival date, Tenant will receive 50% of all rent, a full refund of fees and forfeit their deposit less taxes on all applicable payments.
* Cancellation from 5 days prior to the arrival date, Tenant will receive a refund of all fees but forfeit all rents, deposits and applicable taxes.
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Mtn escape w/ gameroom, waffle bar & fenced yard - Mills River is a Vacation Home located in Mills River, North Carolina, United States. This Vacation Home is available for short term lodging and accommodates 6 guests
Mtn escape w/ gameroom, waffle bar & fenced yard - Mills River has 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms and was listed on Houfy on Sep 2022

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