Within walking distance one of the best mountain towns in North Carolina, Blowing Rock is known for art galleries, mountain gift shoppes and excellent cuisine. Chetola Resort is an 87 acre mountain vacation homes resort boasting year round lifestyle amenities for those searching for Blowing Rock NC real estate. Only 3 miles away, winter sports include tubing, snow skiing and ice skating at Appalachian Ski Mountain. Summer sports such as hiking, biking and sightseeing along the Blue Ridge Parkway are less than one mile away. In the North Carolina mountain communities, there are 4 ski slopes, 8 golf courses, miles of fly fishing streams, horseback trails and cascading waterfalls waiting to be discovered. In 2004, Chetola Resort became the only Orvis Endorsed Fly Fishing Lodge in the state of North Carolina.
CHETOLA RESORT AMENITIES
- 24 Hour Manned Gated Entrance
- The Manor House - Timberlake Restaurant and Guest Lodge
- Indoor Heated Swimming Pool
- Full Service Spa
- Fitness Center
- Three Tennis Courts
- Private Lake
- Walking Trails
The Blue Ridge Mountain homes development was originally The Manor House Estate dating back to the mid 1800's. The Manor House Estate was converted into the Bob Timberlake Inn at Chetola Resort and Chetola Lodge. Formerly named the Manor House, the Timberlake Restaurant is connected to the guest lodge and 5 Bob Timberlake suites. Chetola Resort condos for sale range from one bedroom to four bedroom units. Community club amenities include three tennis courts, children's playground, indoor heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and fully staffed fitness center. During school breaks, Chetola's Kids Camp coordinates outdoor adventures to keep the kids busy while Mom and Dad are at play. Fitness and wellness classes are available at the club year round. The Spa at Chetola Resort provides the ultimate spa experience offering soothing massage treatments, facials, nail treatments and anti-aging procedures. At the resort-style Blowing Rock NC real estate development, there is something fun to do for all families of all ages.
Chetola Lake's natural beauty grabs your attention immediately as you pass through the gated entrance. Easy walking trails weave in and around the lake complimenting one of the areas most charming North Carolina mountain communities. Chetola Lake is a perfect place for a quiet day of fishing, playful paddle boat rides or picnic lunches under the gazebo overlooking the swans on the lake. The use of Chetola Club amenities do require annual membership. Purchasing condominiums or timeshares at Chetola Resort do not require club memberships. The Chetola Resort and Conference Center offers indoor and outdoor settings for special events of up to 150 people. The venue is popular for weddings because of Chetola Lake's natural beauty. Buyers of Blue Ridge Mountain homes be advised Chetola Resort is not pet friendly.
Moses Cone National Park borders Chetola Resort and the Blue Ridge Parkway entrance is very close by. The park has 25 miles of more strenuous hiking trails for hikers and horseback riding. Whether you choose to hike the park or walk to downtown Blowing Rock NC, Chetola Resort mountain vacation homes for sale are in an excellent location and begin around $300k. The annual North Carolina Symphony by Chetola Lake, the Winterfest Polar Plunge and Blue Ridge Wine Festival events take place at Chetola. Blowing Rock Elementary, Valle Crucis and Watauga High School are the best closest schools in addition to Appalachian State University.
For folks searching for mountain vacation homes, Chetola Resort provides maintenance free living in a resort atmosphere. There are approximately 260 Chetola Resort condominium units built in one of the High Country's first North Carolina mountain communities. Units can be included in seasonal vacation rental programs. There are a handful of condominium units which can purchased as a timeshare or as a fractional interest just under $100k.