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House, 10 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 6 Baths, (Sleeps 25-35)
Main Floor TV Room
Second Floor (2)
Top Floor (3)
Second Floor (3)
Second Floor (4)
Top Floor (1)
Top Floor (2)
Second Floor (1)
Ten queen-size beds, eleven full-size beds, three adult-size bunk beds, one queen-size sofa bed in TV room, one single-size sofa bed in ground floor bedroom. One baby crib available.
- 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.
- 50% refund (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
- No refund if you cancel less than 14 days before check-in.
Damage and Incidentals
You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay.
Pets allowed - Owner must approve pet(s). Additional deposit.Owner must approve pet(s). Additional deposit.
Max guests: 35
Minimum age of primary renter: 18
- When presented, Traveler must sign lease with accompanying rules and regulations required by the state of North Carolina for all short-term rentals .
- If rental is approved by Owner, any college-age or affiliated Traveler or group must pay an additional $400 refundable security deposit upon billing.
Minimum 3-day vacancy between guest stays
High-touch surfaces cleaned with disinfectant (like countertops, light switches, handles, and faucets)
Cleaned with disinfectant
Check in and check out with no person-to-person contact
All towels and bedding washed in hot water that’s at least 60ºC/140ºF
4900+ square foot log home in moderately wooded setting located only .9 miles from Beech Mountain Club recreational facilities and 1.9 miles from Beech Mountain Resort entrance.
Other Activities: Downhill/alpine skiing, wildlife viewing, rock climbing, basketball, horseshoes, kayaking, mini golf, boating, cross country skiing, snowboarding
About John Warthman
The Warthman Family-Kay, John, Jonathan, Josh and his wife, Natalie-own the Lodge. Kay is a long-ago retired nurse, who devoted her time to parenting and now focuses on church related activities. John is a retired real estate property management exec., who oversaw management of 17,000+ apartments, 3,800+ condominiums, 1 million+ square feet of office space and a number of home owner associations in a 30+ year career. Today, he is an instructor and speaker for a professional real estate organization, which allows him to travel in both the U.S. and overseas for professional credentialing courses.
John Warthman purchased this House in 1979
Why John Warthman chose Charter Hills
We bought this home when we lived in Charlotte and our oldest son was just born. We had visited the mountains during the summer and fell in love with Beech Mountain. A subsequent ski trip further cemented that feeling. During John's summers of his first school years, he lived with his grandparents in 5-bedroom converted stone barn. The Lodge reminded him of those wonderful childhood memories. With the help of his contractor brother Bob, he bought, refurbished, and expanded it as well as added a stone facade to the majority of the house during weekends for 8 months to bring his vision to fruition. For many years now, we've been unable to enjoy the Lodge and its peaceful setting as much as we'd like. Over the forty years we've owned and operated the Lodge, we've been privileged to serve many families and groups. Many of them have returned again and again causing us to think of them as extended family. So, we derive pleasure from the enjoyment they experience as well as the relationships we've formed over the years.
What makes this House unique
The setting of the Lodge combined with materials contained within it just give us the feeling of living in another, less hurried time. However, it's 1.9 miles from the busy Beech Mountain Resort ski slopes. We think it's the perfect combination of yesteryear atmosphere combined with many nearby attractions and modern conveniences. Pets allowed with specific rules and permission