AVL 149 South Lexington Avenue Asheville AVL 149 South Lexington Avenue Asheville, N C 28801
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The Southern Gem

The Southern Gem
2 Bedrooms 2.5 Bathrooms Condo in Asheville
from $400 per /nt
from $2240 per /wk

Property Details

Our client wished to know who is staying their home. Please provide the number and ages of guests in your party, and true nature of your visit. The owner does not permit parties/gatherings/events of any type, or size, to be held at Southern Gem.

Walk to All! Centrally located in Downtown Asheville; duplex in elevator building, bright 2 king bedroom, each with en-suite bath plus half bath, queen sleeper sofa, high ceilings, exposed brick walls, steel beams, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, washer/dryer, hard wood floors throughout, outdoor deck. Decorated and outfitted with the comfort of our guests in mind. Located on the 4th floor of the historic S&W Building, right in the heart of Downtown Asheville.

Enjoy Asheville's great restaurants, galleries, day spas, shopping, and eclectic atmosphere. You are just minutes from some of the best mountain, or leisure, biking around, white water rafting, rock climbing, hiking, canoeing, golf, or take a ride on America's favorite scenic byway, the Blue Ridge Parkway.

1st Level -
Master king bedroom w/private bath, blackout shades, flat panel TV - sliding doors out to deck
Living space with open floor plan, 2 sets of sliding doors out to deck, flat panel TV
Half bath

2nd Level -
King guest bedroom, blackout shades, flat panel TV – plus queen sleeper sofa, w/private bath

Outdoor deck-furnished, runs entire length of unit
Elevator building
Cable TV - 3 flat panel televisions (master bedroom, guest bedroom, living area)
Washer/Dryer (small capacity)
Central Heat/Air
Linens and towels included (one bath/wash cloth/guest)
Blow dryers
Fully appointed kitchen with Keurig and drip coffee makers (complimentary coffee provided)

PARKING OPTIONS: The Health and Human Services parking garage located on the block behind the building, and there are several Municipal Parking Garages (Rankin, Civic Center, Aloft Hotel, Wall Street) located within a 1 - 3 block walk of the S&W building, at guest's expense. The first hour of parking is free, $1.25 per hour thereafter, daily maximum parking $12. On street metered parking is FREE Saturday 6PM-Monday 8AM, and all city holidays; New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Friday after Thanksgiving, and Christmas (3 days). "Special Event" parking may be imposed by the city, single occurrence: $7; Multi-day event: $5, for a garage due to a function.

This property has 1 King(s), 1 King(s), 1 Pull Out Sofa(s).


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heat
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet - Wireless
  • Iron and Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cookware
  • Dining Area
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Downtown
  • Deck/Patio


Dates Wkdy / Wknd Weekly
11/04 to 11/06
11/04/2019 - 11/06/2019
2 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
11/07 to 11/10
11/07/2019 - 11/10/2019
3 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
11/11 to 11/13
11/11/2019 - 11/13/2019
2 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
11/14 to 11/17
11/14/2019 - 11/17/2019
3 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
11/18 to 11/20
11/18/2019 - 11/20/2019
2 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
11/21 to 12/01
11/21/2019 - 12/01/2019
3 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
12/02 to 12/04
12/02/2019 - 12/04/2019
2 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
12/05 to 12/08
12/05/2019 - 12/08/2019
3 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
12/09 to 12/11
12/09/2019 - 12/11/2019
2 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
12/12 to 12/15
12/12/2019 - 12/15/2019
3 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
12/16 to 12/18
12/16/2019 - 12/18/2019
2 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
12/19 to 11/03
12/19/2019 - 11/03/2022
3 nt min
$400.00 / $400.00 $2240.00
- Rate varies due to seasonality and holidays.
- Please select your dates on our online booking calendar for an exact quote.

Availability & Booking Calendar


County Occupancy Tax - 6.00%
County Tax - 2.25%
NC State Tax - 4.75%
$1,500 Vacation Rental Damage Waiver Fee - $59.00
Processing Fee - 2.95%
Early check-in/Late check-out - $40.00
Cleaning Fee - $125.00
Cancellation Policy
All cancellations made more than 60 days prior to occupancy will forfeit 50% of the nightly rental fee, 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 11/05/2019
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 11/05/2019

Property Location

asheville vacation rentals

Have Any Question?

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