The estate, approximately 5 miles south of downtown Asheville, sits high upon the east facing mountain ridge overlooking the community of Deerhaven. The community was originally settled around 1840. Prior to this time, the entire area, including the adjacent Biltmore Estate, was part of the Cherokee Nation.
All total, 6 En Suite Bedrooms and a luxurious bunk room comfortably sleep 16; 7 full and 5 half baths, a full spa, media room, indoor bar and billiard room, a 100 linear foot deck, a 100 linear foot screened in patio, screened in Hibachi style grill and eating porch, separately controlled air conditioning zones, blackout shades, electronic security, Crestron, Direct and Apple TV and Wi-Fi throughout; 4 separate laundries.
Great Room: Includes the parlor, a fully equipped gourmet Viking kitchen; 4 choices for dining: casual, formal, Japanese style Hibachi, and patio. climate controlled 3 car garage. The great room area has three sets of Weiland doors which completely fold back to open the space to the view and sound of nearby waterfalls. The 20’ floor to ceiling stone fireplace, the east facing floor to ceiling windows, and beamed cathedral ceiling with a bridge to the upstairs bedrooms add a dramatic flair to the main level parlor. 60” TV, second TV; Sonos sound system.
Master: Weiland doors open the east side of the room completely to the 100’ deck overlooking two separate nearby waterfalls and the 50-mile NE view to Mt. Mitchell; hardwood floors; oriental carpets; 20’ vaulted ceiling; remote control blackout shades, bug screens and sunshades; separate temperature control; sitting area with stone fireplace and a 65 inch 4 K TV; California King bed; 1,000 thread count sheets and fine duvet.
En Suite Master Bath: En suite with featuring a 64 square foot light therapy rain head steam shower surrounded on 3 sides by etched glass; 18’ valet; separate ultra-quiet jacuzzi style bath; 200+ million-year old petrified wood his and her vanities and bath surround; makeup table; exotic stone floor, oriental carpets; TV.
Upper Master: Mountain and waterfall view; hardwood floors; oriental carpets; blackout shades; sitting area, leather writing desk; California King bed; 1,000 thread count linens and fine duvet; separate temperature control; large walk-in closet. En Suite Bathroom that overlooks pool, includes: etched glass trim; his & hers stone and copper vanities; stone shower, stone surround bath; oriental carpeting; TV.
Upper Level Bedroom Suite: This three-room suite includes a large sitting room with hardwood floors, oriental carpeting, TV and stone morning bar; Queen bed with 1,000 thread count sheets and duvet cover; mountain view; writing desk; TV; separate; blackout shades; separate temperature control.
Upper Level En Suite Bath: Mountain view; hand carved his and her wood vanities, stone floor with oriental carpeting; stone and glass shower.
Perhaps one of the most beautiful private vacation rental suites available in America. The entire 1st level of the main house, over 5,000 square feet is occasionally available separately and might be just the right fit for a party not requiring more than a single bedroom. Includes access to the main level great room/kitchen & dining Areas, indoor climate controlled garage, Hibachi porch, 100-foot outdoor viewing deck.
Waterfall Suite Master - Two sets of Weiland Doors open two walls of the suite completely to two outdoor sitting areas overlooking two beautiful roaring waterfalls. One outdoor sitting area is open air and the other part of a 100’ screened in porch. Remote control screens, sheer curtains and blackout shades afford various levels of privacy and protection from the elements when the Weiland doors are opened. California King bed with 1,000 thread count linens and fine duvet.
Media Room / Wet Bar / Billiard Room – 85 inch 4 K surround sound TV; Sonos music; features three sets of Weiland doors which fold back to completely open the space to the 100’ outdoor screened view patio; full wet bar with exotic leathered stone back bar with exotic wood bar top; half bath features rare imported semi-precious stone from the Holy Land; hardwood floors, oriental carpets; second TV.
Private Office – Interior Weiland doors may be closed to privatize the office. Another set of Weiland doors opens to the screened patio; hardwood floors, oriental carpeting, stone credenzas, beautiful cabinets; laser printer and portable scanner; TV.
Spa – Features gym; morning bar; walk in steam bath for 8; pedicure station, manicure station; TV; Sonos music system; hardwood floors and silk carpeting; two sets of Weiland doors which open to the 77’ curved infinity edged pool, bar and summer kitchen; one of the most beautiful massage rooms you will ever see, equipped with all the latest facial equipment.
Also, one of the most beautiful vacation rental properties available in America. Guest house is occasionally available separately.
Great Room / Gourmet eat-in Kitchen - 200+ million-year old petrified wood counters; 5 suede swivel rockers in the cathedral sky lighted great room, disappearing doors which open out to the pool and summer kitchen and the screened patio overlooking the 20’ waterfall cascading down from the pool to the stream below; TV.
Master - View of the forest and distant mountains on three sides, disappearing doors open to a spacious screened in porch overlooking the large waterfall cascading from the pool into the pond and stream below. The wall to wall windows and sky-lighted vaulted ceilings making this suite feel like you are camping in the great outdoors in the midst of the most modern day luxury you can imagine. The cabinetry was created by the finest craftsmen in North America. Exotic South American hardwood floors, oriental carpeting; California King beds, 1,000 thread count linens and fine duvets. Stone fireplace; separate temperature control, remote control screens, curtains and blackout shades; TV.
En Suite Master Bath: – May be the most luxurious master bath available for in a vacation home anywhere. Fine cabinetry, stone floors and oriental carpeting; remote control screens and shades; steam shower with wide open air option, under mounted air-flow jacuzzi style bath.
Game Suite: Both the game room and the private Queen Bedroom is surrounded by the forest and open to a patio overlooking the large waterfall cascading from the pool to the pond and stream below; adjacent designer bunk area sleeps four. Game room contains work area, morning bar, TV, and various games enjoyed by both adults and children; remote control drapes, shades and screens; full stone bath plus half bath.
In 2015, Deerhaven Gardens Landscape Architect, Asheville’s Charles Clay Mooney, was awarded the highest honor for Residential Design Coordination by American Association of Landscape Architects Association for his design work on the property.
In 2016, Deerhaven Gardens’ pool design company was awarded Luxury Pools and Outdoor Living Magazine’s designation as the nation’s Best Overall Outdoor Living Design - a recognition for the zen created through combining waterfalls, streams, outdoor patios and the curved 77’ infinity pool between the main and guest houses and the surrounding gardens.
Over one mile of walking trails wind their way over and around the grounds and rushing streams. So far, over 40,000 plants, including thousands of flowers, have been utilized in the creation of the gardens.
We look forward to booking your stay, should these accommodations work for you. We can reserve your stay with a credit card and send out a rental agreement to firm everything up when you are ready…but don’t delay too long.