River Rest perfectly describes this pet-friendly vacation getaway! Part of the Riverbend at Lake Lure community, but located outside of the gates, this inviting home has beautiful mountain views and 200 feet of Broad River frontage. Step out the back door and you will be in awe of the surroundings. The sounds of the rushing river will soothe your soul and will seem to transport you to a place far from the hectic pace of everyday life. Enjoy the Natural Surroundings The fun seems to be from an earlier time. There is no need for video games and iPad's here; you can find enjoyment connecting with nature: Go tubing in the river (it is so much fun Dangle your feet in the water or go for a swim Grab a pole and fish (license required) The two-acre lot provides a lot of room for the two- and four-legged kids to play Just imagine, all of this right from the backyard! You can also enjoy all the amenities Riverbend has to offer: Swim or canoe in Mirror Lake (canoe provided) Build sand castles on Mirror Lake Beach (there is a play area for children) Have a meal at the covered picnic site complete with picnic tables, rocking chairs, stone fireplaces, restrooms, and spectacular views Hike, bike, or run one of the many trails Sit and relax by the waterfall and river Near Lake Lure and Chimney Rock Plus, the home is only 10 minutes from the Lake Lure beach and Chimney Rock. There are plenty of Lake Lure water sport rental options and pontoon boat tours. Chimney Rock State Park and Village are definitely worth visiting. The park was rated a Blue Ridge Mountain favorite and there are unique shops and plenty of restaurants. See the Amenities and Notes for just a sampling of what is available in Lake Lure/Chimney Rock and in the surrounding communities. Perfect for Small Groups and Family Gatherings This classic home will accommodate 2 as comfortably as 12, It has 6 bedrooms, and 3.5 baths. There are 2 master bedrooms (one has a king and the other has a queen bed) on the first floor with private bathrooms. Another bedroom located on the first floor has access to the half bath directly across the hall. On the second floor there is another master bedroom (queen bed) with a private bath. The loft bedroom has a full (double) bed. The attic bedroom has two twin beds. There is also a sleeper sofa in the den. With so many bedrooms, we have provided a basic floor plan. The fully equipped kitchen has the conveniences of home: dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, cookware, dinnerware, cookware, and utensils. All you need are groceries and there is an Ingles Market a five (5) minute drive from the home! Dine in or enjoy your meal on the deck overlooking the river.