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City Serenity

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
PLEASE read property description! Walk to downtown Asheville yet stay in a quiet residential neighborhood Central/North Asheville. Location so close to many entertainment, eating establishments, grocery and shopping. Minutes drive to Blue Ridge Parkway (from I 240 in East Asheville), Biltmore Mansion, the Arts District and a quick jump onto the interstates to hiking, rafting and waterfalls. THIS IS A CABIN-LIKE EXPERIENCE (without fireplace). A HOMESTAY (shared space in building but no door between units) is terrace level of a DUPLEX (not a basement, there is a basement below on parking level), very spacious with kitchenette, off street parking, eclectic decor from my travels. Owner stays in other unit (upstairs) on street level. Columbian coffee with agave nectar provided and filtere...PLEASE read property description! Walk to downtown Asheville yet stay in a quiet residential neighborhood Central/North Asheville. Location so close to many entertainment, eating establishments, grocery and shopping. Minutes drive to Blue Ridge Parkway (from I 240 in East Asheville), Biltmore Mansion, the Arts District and a quick jump onto the interstates to hiking, rafting and waterfalls. THIS IS A CABIN-LIKE EXPERIENCE (without fireplace). A HOMESTAY (shared space in building but no door between units) is terrace level of a DUPLEX (not a basement, there is a basement below on parking level), very spacious with kitchenette, off street parking, eclectic decor from my travels. Owner stays in other unit (upstairs) on street level. Columbian coffee with agave nectar provided and filtered water pitcher. Note: not suitable for children, couch not for sleeping, comfortable for up to 4 bodies. *Terrace level is more temperate and stays cooler in summer and warmer in Winter. *Summer comfort- window A/C in living room and master and fans in bedrooms and can open windows (NO central air so if you want a 'hotel cold' space this isn't for you)) Winter- central heat (natural gas). *Kitchenette - no stove/oven,or dishwasher. Has microwave/toaster, refrig, dining table, Keurig. Grocery stores, ice cream shops (3), coffee, bakery eateries and bars within walking distance. *TV by antenna, gets ABC, NBC, FOX, PBS, all other channels must be accessed by your streaming apps. Recommend these local gems The Hop, Taco Temple, Luella's BBQ, Rise n Shine Cafe, YoLo ice cream, City Bakery. ; Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: HOMESTAYPERMIT#17-05442More
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About the Owner
Marianne R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2018
Interaction with guests
I give you your privacy. We share a parking area off street where we have 2 spots and there is street parking. I am always available by phone. Please feel free to call with any questions or if you want suggestions. Smart lock to front door and self check in between 3PM and 10PM.
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Reviewed 26 September 2019 via mobile

It was exactly as described! We had a blissfully relaxing stay. It was comfy and well maintained. Lots of things to do close by the homestay and Marianne is lovely to work with! We hope to stay again at this location!!

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank DeniWhite
Destination317097, VR Owner at City Serenity, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2019

So glad it worked well for you. Do come back!

Reviewed 22 June 2019 via mobile

City Serenity was cozy, quiet, clean, and close to everything Asheville has to offer. Marianne is a wonderful host who left great advice for places to see and things to do in the area. These accommodations are perfect for two adults who want separate beds,...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Steve N
Destination317097, VR Owner at City Serenity, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2019

So glad you liked it! Do come back, Asheville is a 4 season location depending on your pleasure.

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Reviewed 10 April 2019

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Date of stay: April 2019
Destination317097, VR Owner at City Serenity, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2019

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Reviewed 20 October 2018

This house, just a mile or so from downtown Asheville has all that you would need for a lovely vacation. It is easy to find, easy parking, and very comfortable, especially the bed! Marianne was very accessible if I had questions or concerns. Highly recommended....More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank KellyJE
Destination317097, VR Owner at City Serenity, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2019

Wonderful, wonderful!

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This was a great home base for everything Asheville. From the amenities to the decor to the location, it was all great. A very nice private entrance with an electronic lock made it easy for us to come and go and not have to worry...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank razorguy
Destination317097, VR Owner at City Serenity, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thanks so much!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Towels Provided
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Linens Provided
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About the neighbourhood
Asheville sits in the Blue Ridge Mountains known for its proximity to hiking trails, whitewater rafting, many waterfalls, and its vibrant arts and entertainment community both in downtown venues and in the surrounding towns, including an extensive schedule of festivals of all kinds all year long.
Getting around
Home is a 20 minute walk to the city center. From City Serenity catch an Uber or Lift around town (limited parking downtown). It is a few minutes drive from I 240 (circles the city) , and shortly intersects with I 26 E to Greenville and Charlotte, I 26W to Weaverville and Johnson City, and, I 40 E to Raleigh/Durham and I 40 W to Knoxville.
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