Husky River Haven: A Cabin in Banner Elk NC

Published: March 3, 2024 | Banner Elk, North Carolina

Today, we are transported to the serene Blue Ridge Mountains, where the Husky River Haven awaits in Banner Elk, North Carolina. Nestled along the creek bed, this charming short-term rental cabin exudes rustic charm and cozy vibes that make for the perfect mountain getaway. Watch the Elk River right from the front porch!

Exploring the Cabin

As you step inside the Husky River Haven, you are greeted by a spacious living room that boasts extra tall ceilings and upper transom windows, creating an open and airy feel. The rustic decor, including a large sofa, oversized chair, and stone fireplace, invites you to unwind and relax in style. The cabin’s attention to detail, such as the captivating husky artwork, adds a personal touch to the space.

The multi-functional living room also houses a small counter height dining table and a convenient coffee cart, complete with all your caffeine needs. It’s the perfect spot to enjoy a cup of coffee or tea while taking in the natural beauty outside.

Kitchen and Bathroom

Continuing through the hallway, you’ll find the compact yet efficient kitchen equipped with a full-size refrigerator, granite countertops, oven, cooktop, and ample storage space. Despite its size, the kitchen has everything you need to whip up a delicious meal during your stay.

Husky River Haven Banner Elk

Midway through the kitchen, the bathroom beckons with a single sink vanity, a spacious tiled shower with glass doors, and plush towels galore. The modern amenities and thoughtful touches make for a comfortable and convenient stay.

The Bedroom Retreat

Behind the sliding barn door lies the inviting bedroom, featuring a king-sized bed, rustic wood decor, and two cozy seating areas. The generous space allows for relaxation and rejuvenation, with a pack and play option for families traveling with little ones.

Step out onto the porch through the second sliding door for breathtaking sunrise views of the river and the calming sounds of water flowing. The spacious porch offers a perfect setting for outdoor meals by the river, complete with a dining table and stained wood rocking chairs for your enjoyment.

Elk River in Banner Elk, NC

Family-Friendly Amenities

If you’re traveling with children, you’ll appreciate the thoughtful addition of a cabinet filled with toys and games to keep the little ones entertained. The hosts have gone above and beyond to ensure a memorable stay for guests of all ages.

Final Thoughts

As your stay at Husky River Haven comes to an end, you’ll cherish the memories of cozy evenings by the fireplace, serene mornings on the porch watching the Elk River, and the overall charm of this beautifully crafted cabin. From the rocking chair front porch to the proximity to town and local amenities, this cabin offers a perfect blend of comfort and convenience.

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