The Riders' Retreat is an adorable log cabin retreat nestled on 4+ acres in the NC foothills. The home features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a large sleeping loft. Overlooking the Broad River, the Riders' Retreat is less than 10 minutes from Tryon International Equestrian Center and close to Lake Lure, South Mountain State Park, Pisgah Nat' Forest, and many other mountain attractions (vineyards, hiking, antiquing, etc. ) Pets welcome with approval. Guest have access to the entire home and the 4+ acre lot. There is a very large deck and fantastic screen porch as well as large flat area by the river that is perfect for running around - chasing the dogs or kids! The Riders' Retreat in "River Ridge, " a gated community with homes on large lots. You can enjoy your privacy at the Riders' Retreat or be a bit more social at the common area on the river with a playground. The Riders' Retreat sleeps 8 adults in separate spaces: - The two bedrooms have high-quality memory foam queen beds, - The sleeping loft has a twin daybed with pull-out twin trundle, and - The living room has a pull-out sofa with memory foam mattress pad. If you need to sleep more than 8, there is a queen air mattress available as well. All beds are outfitted with high thread count sheets and fluffy pillows. Extra blankets are available to make sure your stay if comfy. Other features include: Wi-Fi internet (via Hugesnet); Direct TV; A kitchen stocked the things you need to cook dinner (utensils, spices, oil, pots and pans, etc); 12-cup coffee maker and Keurig; Full-sized washer/dryer; 550 thread count sheets; Nice towels; Select toiletries (in case you forget something); Plenty of parking; A huge deck; and Rocking-chair screened porch. Note: pets allowed with prior approval and a pet deposit. We have tried to think of everything you need to make your stay easy and comfortable!