AVL 149 South Lexington Avenue Asheville AVL 149 South Lexington Avenue Asheville, N C 28801
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The Retreat

The Retreat
6 Bedrooms 4.5 Bathrooms House in Fletcher
from $960 per /nt
from $6720 per /wk

Property Details

Our clients do not permit "Instant Booking". Please provide the number and ages of guests in your party, and true nature of your visit. Properties cannot be rented independent of each other. Owners do not permit events/parties/gatherings of any type or size.

Luxury, privacy, serenity set in Cane Creek Valley, Asheville's horse country; 20 minutes south east of Downtown Asheville, 20 minutes to the gates of Biltmore Estate, 10 minutes to south Asheville groceries, eateries, gas, 25 minutes to Omni Grove Park Inn, 12 minutes to Asheville Regional Airport, 1 hour from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, 1 hour 45 minutes to from Charlotte-Douglas International Airport.

The Retreat is a welcome respite, an experience you won't soon forget. Enjoy looking out at the mountains on 5 acres of peace and privacy. The large beautiful main house has an open floor plan, with additional warm and welcoming "Bee Keepers Cottage", connected by a meandering fieldstone walkway. Please see layout by floor below. Property amenities include; stocked pond (catch and release), relax down by the stream and wade in to cool off on a warm day, the pavilion with stone fireplace (wood provided) just off the main house has gas heaters for those extra chilly nights, 2 fully stocked kitchens (drip coffee makers, complimentary coffee provided), fire pit down by the stream, gas grill on deck off main house dining area, wood burning fireplace main house, (wood provided), gas fire place in guest cottage, front load washer & dryer both properties, the list goes on. Please see full list of amenities below.

MAIN HOUSE Main Level:
Large TV room w/3 sets of french doors to pavilion
Pavilion with wood burning stone fireplace (wood provided), seating for all, gas heaters
2 queen bedrooms share Jack & Jill granite/tile/glass bath with dual vanities, walk in shower, water closet
½ bath
Game room
Front load washer/Dryer

MAIN HOUSE Second Level w/open floor plan:
Living area with wood burning fireplace (wood provided), flat panel TV, Sonos sound system
Dining area, table extends to accommodate 12 guests
Large gourmet kitchen fully outfitted w/marble center island, 3 swivel bar stools, 6 burner gas stove, dishwasher, built in microwave, large 2 door refrigerator/freezer, walk in pantry
½ bath
King master w/flat panel TV, en-suite bath; granite/tile/glass dual vanities, walk in shower, water closet
Covered porch off dining area with gas grill, dining area, lounge chairs, commanding view!

Fully appointed kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances (electric stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave)
Dining area with seating for 6
Living area w/gas fireplace, flat panel TV
Queen guest bedroom w/flat panel TV, en-suite tile/glass bathroom with radiant heat flooring, heated towel rack
Furnished porch with view of pond and mountains

King master w/flat panel TV, deck, lovely view!
Queen guest w/flat panel TV
Tile/glass guest bath w/radiant heat floor, heated towel rack
Laundry room w/front load washer & dryer

8 flat panel TV’s (4 main house, 4 Bee Keepers Cottage)
Sonos Sound System both properties
Heated Towel Racks all bathrooms Bee Keepers Cottage
All linens provided
2-bath towels/1 washcloth provided per guest, hand towels by each sink
3 Rolls toilet paper each bath
Body wash in each shower
Blow dryer each full bath
2 fully appointed kitchens w/drip coffee makers (complimentary coffee provided), toasters, hand mixers, blenders, and large crockpot main house
Cookware, Dishware, Glassware, Bakeware, Utensils (eating, cooking, grilling)
2 Rolls paper towels per property
Fresh kitchen sponge
Dish soap
Dishwasher detergent
Kitchen towels
Pump hand soap at each sink
Front load washer & dryer, iron/ironing board each property
Laundry detergent
2 wood burning fireplaces; main house living area, outdoor pavilion (wood provided)
Gas fireplace Bee Keepers Cottage
Gas Grill (Main House hooked in to main gas supply)
Amazing pavilion just off main house w/gas heaters mounted in ceiling for those chilly nights
Stocked pond (catch and release)
Running stream on the property
Fire pit
HVAC (of course)
Property is flat, so plenty of room for the kids to run around!

This property has 2 King(s), 4 Queen(s).


  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Festivals
  • Health Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Pond
  • Restaurant
  • Waterfalls
  • Games
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet - Wireless
  • Iron and Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cookware
  • Dining Area
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Mountain View
  • Deck/Patio
  • Gas Grill
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning


Dates Wkdy / Wknd Weekly
03/22 to 05/22
03/22/2019 - 05/22/2019
3 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
Memorial Day
05/23/2019 - 05/27/2019
4 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
05/28 to 06/29
05/28/2019 - 06/29/2019
3 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
July 4th
06/30/2019 - 07/04/2019
4 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
07/05 to 08/28
07/05/2019 - 08/28/2019
3 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
Labor Day
08/29/2019 - 09/02/2019
4 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
09/03 to 11/24
09/03/2019 - 11/24/2019
3 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
11/25/2019 - 11/29/2019
4 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
11/30 to 12/18
11/30/2019 - 12/18/2019
3 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
12/19/2019 - 12/27/2019
7 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
New Years
12/28/2019 - 12/31/2019
4 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
01/01 to 03/21
01/01/2020 - 03/21/2022
3 nt min
$960.00 / $960.00 $6720.00
- Rate varies due to seasonality and holidays.
- Please select your dates on our online booking calendar for an exact quote.

Availability & Booking Calendar


NC State Tax - 4.75%
County Tax - 2.25%
County Occupancy Tax - 6.00%
Security Deposit Waiver $3000 Coverage - $69.00 - Tax Exempt
Cleaning Fee - $485.00
Early check-in/Late check-out - $40.00
Processing Fee - 2.95%
Cancellation Policy
All cancellations made more than 60 days prior to occupancy will forfeit 50% of the nightly rental fee paid, plus the processing charge (2.95%). All cancellations made less than 60 days prior to the occupancy date will forfeit 100% of the nightly rental fee paid, plus the processing charge (2.95%). Any payment toward Cleaning Fee, Accidental Rental Damage Insurance Fee (ARDI), Facility Fee, will be refunded. Guest will be entitled to a refund less the cancellation fee, 25% of total nightly rental fee paid to date, if the property is re-rented for the same term (number of days), or portion there of, and at the same rate as contracted by the guest. AVL Property Management will make a diligent effort to re-rent the property. If balance due/final payment is not received by the due date as presented in the rental agreement, your reservation will be treated as cancelled and your deposit will be forfeited unless we can re-rent the property as indicated above. If a guest is disappointed or unsatisfied with the property due to differences in taste according to decor, accommodations, location, construction, mountain road conditions, etc. and declines to stay at the property, this will be considered a cancellation and no rent reduction or refund will be issued. All cancellations by guest must be made in writing/e-mail to Beth@AVLVR.com.
Last updated 03/22/2019
Deposit Policy
Deposit Policy:
50% deposit is required to secure reservation when outside the 60 day window of desired check-in date. Full payment required to secure reservation if made within 60 day window of desired check-in date. Reservations are not confirmed until the initial deposit, or full payment whichever applies, is secured by AVL.
Last updated 03/22/2019

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One of our Vacation Facilitators will respond within 1 hour during our hours of operation:
9AM-8PM Monday through Friday
9AM-5PM Saturday and Sunday
Or feel free to call us: (828) 231-9100