For our guests and staff we are taking the recommended steps as presented by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for cleaning, disinfecting, and preparing our property for your arrival. We are following the protocols laid out by the CDC and using the EPA-approved disinfectants for Hard (non-porous) Surfaces, Soft (Porous) Surfaces, and Electronics. The linens, towels, bedsheets, etc. are washed per manufacturer's guidelines. We are also stocking our property with essential disinfectants and supplies to help you follow the CDC’s guidelines. We look forward to welcoming you to our property and hosting your stay.
The Sleepy Bear Lodge at The Lodges at Eagles Nest offers disinfecting units connected to the HVAC system that is used in hospitals to purify the environment.
The units produce cold plasma with needle point technology that removes viruses and other pathogens and allergens from the air, and also according to the manufacturer from surfaces. Upon request we are happy to forward information including the link and brochure.
Introducing The Sleepy Bear Lodge at The Lodges at Eagles Nest! This home is perched at over 4,500 ft. of elevation and looks out onto rolling mountain views for miles and miles with direct southern exposure. The quintessential mountain lodge in every sense, The Sleepy Bear offers guests just about everything they could want in a luxury mountain experience. From the rusted tin roof, poplar bark siding and stacked stone on the outside, to the rugged timber-framed cathedral ceiling of the Great Room, the home is truly a North Carolina High Country masterpiece. Completed in 2017, the home was designed to offer the perfect balance of authentic Blue Ridge Mountain architecture and rustic elegance, with every modern convenience our discerning guests require.
The Sleepy Bear Lodge features an open gourmet kitchen and unique restaurant-style breakfast booth, with textured black stone and exquisite white marble surfaces, free-flow to the large dining table and expansive great room with stacked stone gas fireplace. The 1st master suite is just steps away and features a king-sized bed with opulent linens, stacked stone gas fireplace and access to the wrap around deck. The master bath offers a refreshing travertine tile and stone shower as well as a soaking tub, with double vanity and white marble surfaces. On the opposite side of the main level, you'll find another full master suite and bath, as well as convenient mudroom and laundry. Step outside to the sprawling deck, with covered outdoor dining, and look out onto picturesque south-facing views to Mount Mitchell.
Follow the unique curved stone wall staircase downstairs to the lower level and you'll find another impressive master suite with king-sized bed, as well as two additional guest bedrooms, one with a queen bed and the other with twin beds, and additional full bath. The lower level also offers full casual den with pool table, game table and full deck. The spacious property is framed by large boulders and a seasonal babbling stream.
The Lodges at Eagles Nest is a 3,000+ acre master-planned development with altitudes over 5,200 feet, all framed by a backdrop of spectacular rolling mountain views as far as the eye can see! Guests at The Sleepy Bear Lodge enjoy 24-hour gated security as well as a diverse array of unique amenities inside The Lodges at Eagles Nest including: Hiking / ATV Trails, BBQ Pavilion, mini golf, Great Camp Amphitheater, ball fields, ropes course, climbing tower, playground, The Toy Barn, sand volleyball court, horseshoe pit, archery range, dog park, sports court, The Sportsman’s Lodge and much more!
The Sleepy Bear Lodge is located only minutes from the charming town of Banner Elk. Featuring a wide variety of noted gourmet restaurants and excellent specialty and upscale boutiques, Banner Elk is a destination all its own. Here each season brings with it something spectacular, from our cool air and outdoor activities in the summer, to our incredible fall foliage, to great skiing during the winter. Banner Elk is also home to Lees-McRae College and its wonderful summer theater program, as well as numerous athletic events for spectators throughout the year.
In addition, the nearby towns of Blowing Rock, Valle Crucis, Grandfather Mountain and Boone, home to Appalachian State University, add to the unique flavor and sophisticated country charm of the area. In the High Country of North Carolina, you'll find a mountain playground like no other. Call today to secure this property for your next Blue Ridge Mountain vacation!
** Bring your own ATV or rent one from a local company! **
** 4 Night Minimum for Major Holidays. Minimum Night Stay and Rates May Vary By Season and Subject to Change Without Notice. **
** Four Wheel Drive Vehicle Recommended During Winter Months and Snow Chains Recommended for Use in Snow and Ice. Driveway Plowed as Needed at Owner's Expense. **
**All rentals at The Lodges at Eagles Nest are subject to a $50 amenity fee in order to maintain the facilities and features that guest have access to. Some amenities at The Lodges at Eagles Nest are seasonal and/or subject to certain hours of operation.**
** In the case of back-to-back reservations, meaning one party checking out and another party checking in on the same day, check-in’s will be moved to 5:00 p.m. EST to allow adequate time for cleaning and readying the home for your arrival. Mountain Realty & Rentals reserves the right to amend this schedule as needed to allow for rental availability. A Mountain Realty & Rentals team member will make you aware of any schedule changes prior to arrival/departure. Should a back-to-back reservation occur, early check-in or late check-out may not be available. **Get the full listing »