This gorgeous 3 bedroom, 2 bath log cabin was custom designed by the owners and originally assembled in Canada of Great Canadian White Pine logs. The 3500 square foot home was then brought to North Carolina and reassembled in the Spicebranch at Grandfather gated community. Elk Ridge Lodge is situated on 5 acres at an elevation of 4285 feet and accentuates the natural beauty of the surrounding mountains. Guests are able to enjoy 30-mile long-range views while relaxing on 2400 square feet of deck space. The home’s master bedroom includes a king size bed, and the master bath is equipped with both a shower and whirlpool. Upstairs, guests will find two bedrooms; one outfitted with a queen bed and the other with two twins, and an additional king bed in the spacious loft area. The impressive floor to ceiling wood-burning fireplace crafted of Virginia Fieldstone is the perfect focal point for the cabin’s welcoming living room. The fully equipped kitchen features black granite countertops and also includes 4 bar stools for relaxed entertaining. There is also a dining room table that easily seats 8 for larger gatherings. Elk Ridge Lodge in Spicebranch at Grandfather is located just minutes away 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 on its own. In addition, the nearby towns of Blowing Rock, Valle Crucis, Grandfather Mountain and Boone add to the unique flavor and sophisticated country charm of the area. In Banner Elk North Carolina, you'll find a mountain playground like no other. Here, each season brings with it something spectacular. The springtime is ablaze with wildflowers, the summers are warm and inviting, fall's foliage is absolutely stunning, and the snows of winter transform these mountains into a picturesque winter wonderland. Each season is perfect for outdoor recreation, but there is much more to do here than simply enjoy the splendor of nature. There are also a variety of festivals, community events, upscale shops, and gourmet restaurants to enjoy in this quaint town. Boasting various performing and arts centers, theatres, galleries and museums within an easy distance, the area showcases internationally recognized artists and performances including Broadway shows, dance ensembles, opera companies and concerts from classical to blue grass. In Banner Elk, you'll able to enjoy a lifestyle that is unrivaled by that of any other location. Elk Ridge Lodge is a non-smoking property and pets are not allowed.Rates are per night and vary by season, subject to change without notice. This property may require a minimum night stay of 2-5 nights depending on travel dates. Property not managed by Mountain Sotheby's International Realty and marketed on a referral basis only. All monies and scheduling handled by owner.