A Peace of the River: Vacation Place for Rent in West Jefferson North Carolina

A Peace of the River: Vacation Place for Rent in West Jefferson North Carolina

Enjoy the end of road privacy and numerous hiking trails just outside your door.

Vacation Cabin in West Jefferson North Carolina

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms • Sleeps 8
Bed Arrangements: 1 Queen, 2 Twin, 1 Sofa Bed, 1 Full
Bathrooms: 3 Full Bathrooms
Air Conditioning: Yes
Hot Tub: Hot Tub (Private)
Internet: Internet Access
Television: Cable/Dish TV
Pet Friendly: Yes
Washer/Dryer: Yes
Map of West Jefferson

Rates & Availability  
(Displayed in USD)

  • Daily Rates from $185 per night
  • Minimum Stay: 2 Days

Availability details can be found on the Stay Blue Ridge website.

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Availability Details

Property Description

About A Peace of the River Vacation Cabin Rental on the New River


- Short hike down to the river, though peaceful woods
- Tree-house views in summer - river views in winter!
- Two-level wrap-around deck with porch swing and grill
- Master suite in loft
- Gorgeous bubbling hot tub
- Full-sized pool table and entertainment options in the downstairs recreation room
- Open floorplan for entertaining
- Separate living areas allow privacy for kids or friends
- Minutes to West Jefferson, Blue Ridge Parkway and the New River State Park

When you want a peaceful, rustic get-away, but you still expect the little touches of luxury you're accustomed to, you've found it with A Peace of the River. This comfy cabin offers peace and privacy in a lovely wooded setting, along with generous outdoor and indoor recreation space.

The duo-level deck provides a luxurious hot-tub, as well as plenty of space and seating for entertainment and cook-outs, while enjoying the tranquility of the woods. Take a peaceful hike down, through these woods and you'll quickly arrive at the New River - available to you for swimming, fishing or tubing. This home is in a wonderful central location, close to West Jefferson, Glendale Springs and only 30 minutes from Boone.

The main level offers an inviting open floor plan with a spacious family room, dining area and homey kitchen, well-stocked with everything you need for a family dinner, including microwave, dishwasher, coffeemaker and plenty of dining accessories. A propane grill is also provided on the deck for your convenience. When dinner is done, snuggle by the cozy gas fireplace in the family room, or soak in the sparkling clean hot tub.

The family room also offers a flat-screen cable TV with DVD player. The oversized windows help you enjoy the lush green surroundings and seasonal river views. The roomy dining area opens to the wraparound deck. On this main level you'll also find a full bathroom and two bedrooms, one with a double bed, and the other with two twins. The master bedroom is located in the loft and offers a queen-size bed and full bathroom.

You'll love the lower-level rec room with a regulation-size pool table, TV, DVD player, numerous board games and a dart board. This room also provides a queen-size sofa sleeper, to accommodate additional guests or children. This great family area has direct access to the lower deck with a porch swing.

Note that due to the private, classic mountain setting, all-wheel or 4-wheel drive vehicles are recommended. The driveway is a bit steep. Parking is available at the top of the driveway.

In the High Country, gorgeous scenery awaits you at every turn. In the quaint mountain town of West Jefferson you have restaurants and terrific shopping, including antique stores and art galleries. There's even a movie theater. This is small-town Americana at its finest. The gorgeous, 120-year-old Glendale Springs Inn is also very close and offers wonderful upscale dining.

Drive a little further to Boone or Blowing Rock, for an even wider assortment of dining, entertainment and shopping options. Tour the campus of Appalachian State University, or visit our craft breweries. And don't forget to take a drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway, for some of the country's most awe-inspiring views. You'll understand how our mountains got their name!

If you're dreaming of a snowy mountain winter, you've also come to the right place. Enjoy sledding, snowboarding, skating - and of course skiing - all winter long. Or watch the snowfall softly and serenely outside, while you're cozy in the cabin! Fall foliage is indescribably gorgeous. It's easy to entertain yourself for hours, such as sitting in a rocking chair - or the hot tub - and gazing out at Nature's bounty

$50 per dog fee, up to 2 dogs.

StayBlueRidge, located in downtown West Jefferson, offers over 50 quality vacation rentals in West Jefferson, Boone, and surrounding areas.

Activities and Special Interests

This property provides access to the following activities and special interests:

» Fly Fishing
» Hiking
» Horseback Riding
» Pet Friendly
» Skiing
» State National Parks

Other Activities and Interests:
Close to West Jefferson

Featured Amenities

» Air Conditioning
» Cable/Dish TV
» Dishwasher
» Fireplace
» Grill
» Hot Tub (Private)
» Internet Access
» Pets Allowed
» Washer/Dryer

Property Features

» Coffee Maker
» Deck/Patio/Porch
» Ice Maker
» Microwave
» Refrigerator
» Screened Porch
» Stove
» Toaster


» Game Room
» Ping Pong Table
» Pool Table


» Kayak/Canoe

Day Trips for your vacation include:


State Park rising to more than 1,600 feet above the surrounding landscape, Mount Jefferson is a national natural landmark with a rich history. Five hiking trails, including a child-friendly TRACK trail and a strenuous scramble along the mountain’s ridgeline, allow exploration of rare geology and plant communities.  


The town of Lansing is in the process of expanding its park from 10 to 65 acres. The expanded park will provide a variety of outdoor experiences from walking trails to camping spots to an adventure playground. It will also feature the work of the local craftsmen and a venue for dances and live music. Check it out!


In business for over 40 years, Zaloos is the region’s oldest canoeing, kayaking and tubing outfitter. Located on a beautiful stretch of the New River, just upstream of the New River State Park, Zaloos will accommodate your quest for adventure. Canoe and kayak camping trips also available.


Our beloved New River winds through some of the best North Carolina mountain scenery. New River State Park is a base camp for exploration of this river at two principal spots—Wagoner Road Access and US 221 Access. River excursions can be arranged with private outfitters.


Don’t miss one of the Blue Ridge’s most fascinating and well-known mountains, known for its unique shape, resembling an old bearded man’s face (lying down, facing the sky). Plan to spend a day here, with hiking, the mile-high swinging bridge, the nature museum, Mildred's Grill & more.


Wahoo Adventures in Todd is one option for renting canoes, kayaks and inner tubes. oldest rafting, caving and hiking outfitter, twice voted “Outfitter of the Year" by the PPA.  If you’re a thrill-seeker, try Wahoo’s “X-Stream” adventures. Several locations in Watauga County, too.


Take a trip through the Old West when cowboys and Indians roamed. Tweetsie Railroad is an amazing experience for families, complete with carnival rides, a petting zoo, dinners and live entertainment, and the notorious train ride through the trees and into the past. A perfect component of your Blowing Rock day trip.


Prepare to be amazed as your family experiences the only natural gravitational anomaly in North Carolina! There’s also Mystery Hall with all sorts of surprises. You can also explore early area history, Native American artifacts, or the Appalachian fossil museum. A must-see for the family during your Blowing Rock day trip.


At the Sky Retreat in Purlear (between West Jefferson and Wilkesboro) you can learn to fly! A certified USHPA tandem paragliding pilot will help you soar above the Blue Ridge, seeing these amazing mountains from a whole new perspective. No experience necessary. 


If you’re looking for the perfect winter experience, we suggest a trip to Appalachian Ski Mountain where you and your loved ones can take advantage of the snow and ice in the mountains. Skiing or snowboarding on slopes designed for all ages. Equipment rentals provided. You can try ice skating, too!


Family owned and operated since 2007, the Doc’s Rock staff’s mission is to teach basic geology to the general public while supporting the Board of Education in all aspects of the field. Geology is fun and exciting at this family attraction near Blowing Rock, where you can mine your own gems and then turn them into stunning jewelry.


History, hiking, vistas, wild ponies and amazing scenery! This remarkable park, just over the line into Virginia, is only 40 minutes drive from West Jefferson.


More than 30 miles of trails, from Whitetop, VA (just over the county line) to Abingdon, Virginia. Bring your bike or rent one in Damascus. It's an hour's drive, but worth it! 

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