Stay in the heart of the mountains that you came to see in this elegantly rustic lodge, only yards from the Blue Ridge Parkway and 10 miles from the center of downtown Asheville. Enjoy the mountain views, the crackling fireplace, the scrumptious breakfast, hiking trails and most of all the gracious hospitality. The lodge has 10 distinctively decorated guests rooms, all with individual heating and air conditioning, private baths, private entrances from the spacious decks, CD players, free wireless Internet and views of the surrounding mountains and forest. Rooms available with whirlpool tubs, king size beds and flat screen TVs.