Mills Mountain Lookout MILLS MOUNTAIN LOOKOUT by Carolina Properties

  • Mills Mountain Lookout, with its outstanding mountain and lake views, beckons you to come and relax in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
    Mills Mountain Lookout, with its outstanding mountain and lake views, beckons you to come and relax in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
  • The views here are beautiful.
    The views here are beautiful.
  • With a garage, partially paved drive, and paved access roads, this is also a perfect vacation rental for those touring by motorcycle.
    With a garage, partially paved drive, and paved access roads, this is also a perfect vacation rental for those touring by motorcycle.
  • Look at that view
    Look at that view
  • The home boasts a deck and two screen porches.
    The home boasts a deck and two screen porches.
  • Beautiful views in every direction - sunrise to sunset.
    Beautiful views in every direction - sunrise to sunset.
  • The big fire pit on the side of the house - just imagine roasting marshmallows here under the stars
    The big fire pit on the side of the house - just imagine roasting marshmallows here under the stars
  • The kitchen is fully equipped, including a dishwasher
    The kitchen is fully equipped, including a dishwasher
  • There is a nice view from the window over the sink, but do not worry, there is a dishwasher for the dishes.
    There is a nice view from the window over the sink, but do not worry, there is a dishwasher for the dishes.
  • A wood fireplace
    A wood fireplace
  • View of living room area
    View of living room area
  • An open floor plan and lots of big windows.
    An open floor plan and lots of big windows.
  • Dining table with seating for 6
    Dining table with seating for 6
  • View looking out window
    View looking out window
  • Additional view of dining table with seating for 6
    Additional view of dining table with seating for 6
  • Living room area
    Living room area
  • A library nook is perfect for reading or enjoying the view.
    A library nook is perfect for reading or enjoying the view.
  • Bookshelf
    Bookshelf
  • Board games
    Board games
  • Additional view of bookshelf
    Additional view of bookshelf
  • Books, games, puzzles, DVDs, toys...
    Books, games, puzzles, DVDs, toys...
  • A gate is available to block off the stairwell.
    A gate is available to block off the stairwell.
  • Near the library nook are the stairs leading to the lower level.
    Near the library nook are the stairs leading to the lower level.
  • Bedroom
    Bedroom
  • Bedroom
    Bedroom
  • The bathroom has a walk-in shower and pedestal sink.
    The bathroom has a walk-in shower and pedestal sink.
  • Bedroom
    Bedroom
  • Every sleeping area has it`s own full bath - this one has a bathtub/shower combo.
    Every sleeping area has it`s own full bath - this one has a bathtub/shower combo.
  • The lower level has a wood-burning stove and much more
    The lower level has a wood-burning stove and much more
  • Two twin beds and couch
    Two twin beds and couch
  • Additional view of twin beds and couch
    Additional view of twin beds and couch
  • Pool table
    Pool table
  • The lower level full bath - the washer and dryer are tucked away in the closet.
    The lower level full bath - the washer and dryer are tucked away in the closet.
  • At Mills Mountain Lookout, you will find serenity, beauty, and fun
    At Mills Mountain Lookout, you will find serenity, beauty, and fun
  • Visit in April to enjoy Spring wildflowers as well as blooming Dogwood and Redbud trees.
    Visit in April to enjoy Spring wildflowers as well as blooming Dogwood and Redbud trees.
  • Azaleas bloom in April too.
    Azaleas bloom in April too.
  • Come in May and June to see Mountain Laurel and Rhododendrons in bloom.
    Come in May and June to see Mountain Laurel and Rhododendrons in bloom.
  • The summer is the perfect time to take a boat cruise on Lake Lure.
    The summer is the perfect time to take a boat cruise on Lake Lure.
  • Stay here in October and November to enjoy the Autumn colors.
    Stay here in October and November to enjoy the Autumn colors.
  • Visit for Christmas a decorated tree is ready for your family celebration.
    Visit for Christmas a decorated tree is ready for your family celebration.
  • Winter is beautiful too - Enjoy a winter sunrise...
    Winter is beautiful too - Enjoy a winter sunrise...
  • Snow in the mountains.
    Snow in the mountains.
  • After a storm.
    After a storm.
3 Bedrooms • 3 Bathrooms • Sleeps 4-6
Allows pets Internet Fireplace Lake Mountain (more...)

 PET FRIENDLY ~ INCREDIBLE MOUNTAIN AND LAKE VIEWS ~ FIRE PIT ~ INTERNET ~ POOL TABLE ~ CLOSE TO TOWN ACTIVITIES ~ GARAGE ~ MOTORCYCLES WELCOME ~ PEACEFUL

The Mountains Are Calling You

With its outstanding mountain and lake views, Mills Mountain Lookout beckons you to come and relax in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. In addition, a large covered porch and two screened porches allow you to enjoy the beautiful surroundings and sounds of nature. The interior is a bit retro; The owners love the 70's feel and hope you will as well.

With 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and additional sleeping in the lower level family/game room, there is room to comfortably accommodate 6 guests plus four-legged family members (1-2 dogs welcome).  A garage, partially paved drive, and paved roads in the area are also perfect for those riding motorcycles. This home is 5.7 miles to the Beach at Lake Lure, 7.1 miles to Chimney Rock State Park, and 17.4 miles to the Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC).

Gathering Spaces and Privacy

This vacation rental offers a great balance between comfortable gathering spaces and adequate privacy. The main level has large open spaces, 2 bedrooms (one with a large bow window and incredible long-range views), 2 bathrooms, and a wood-burning fireplace. In the lower level, there is a wood-burning stove, game area (complete with pool table), 1 bathroom, a washer/dryer, and a combined sitting/sleeping area (2 twin beds). There are also card tables (including a poker table) and quite a few DVDs when you want to relax with a good movie and some popcorn.

Enjoy Nature Indoors and Outdoors

There are fantastic views from nearly every room in the house. In addition, there are covered porches at the front and rear of the home. A screened porch allows you to enjoy the beautiful surroundings and sounds of nature. With the scent of wood in the fireplace, this is mountain cottage perfection!

If you would prefer being outdoors, outside is a gas grill and fire pit. Just imagine grilling and dining in the fresh mountain air or roasting marshmallows under the stars.

Perfect for Every Season

At Mills Mountain Lookout, you will find a worthy destination for every season. Spring brings fresh blooms of rhododendron, mountain laurel, and redbud trees. Savor the summer when the weather is splendid, with sweet breezes and breathtaking sunsets from the porch overlook. The autumn colors in this area are legendary. Enjoy a cool night curled up in front of a warm fire. With few leaves on the trees, the winter weather provides all-new views.

Be Our Guest

Whether you plan a romantic getaway or the family vacation of a lifetime, you will build lasting memories in this spectacular setting. Plus, the Lake Lure/Chimney Rock area and surrounding communities offer something for everyone. See the Amenities and Notes for just a sampling of what is available.

If you visit once, we are confident you will return to Mills Mountain Lookout for the beauty, comfort, hospitality, and fun. We look forward to welcoming you, your family/friends, and your four-legged companions as our guests!

Dogs (up to 2) are welcome in this home. Guests are required to clean up after their pets to avoid additional charges.

Smoking is prohibited in all of our vacation rental homes. 

Parking 2-3 vehicles. Motorcycles may be parked in the garage.

Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. local time or anytime after.

Check-out time is 10:00 a.m. local time or anytime earlier.

Cancellation Policy:  

If you cancel a confirmed reservation outside of 30 days before arrival, there is just a $50 cancellation fee to help cover credit card costs and time.  If you cancel within 30 days, there is no refund unless we get the home rebooked.  If the home is rebooked for your canceled dates, we will refund all but the $50 cancellation fee.  Please note that we always recommend purchasing travel insurance/trip interruption insurance to help protect your investment should something unexpected come up.  Travel insurance is typically 6.95% of your total trip cost, and coverage details are available on the checkout page.

Note: Cancellation policies may vary on other marketing sites, but it is ALWAYS most affordable to book direct with us at Carolina Properties

Carolina Properties is a locally owned family business in Lake Lure, NC. Our selection of rental homes is one of the largest in the area and spans four Western North Carolina Counties. Please visit us at www.CarolinaPropertiesVacation.com.
Property Type Cottage
Accommodation Entire Home
Check-In Smart lock
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Pets considered
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 25
Setting & View
  • Water View
  • Mountain View
  • Lake
  • Mountain
General
  • Internet
  • Fireplace
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hot Water
  • Private Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Wifi
  • Basic Soaps
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Private Entrance
  • Free Internet
Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Pots & Pans
  • Dining Table
Bathrooms 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 – Shower, Toilet
  • Bathroom 2 – Combination Tub/Shower, Shower, Toilet, Tub
  • Bathroom 3 – Combination Tub/Shower, Shower, Toilet, Tub
Sleeping Arrangements 3 Bedrooms, sleeps 4-6
  • Bedroom 1 – 2 Twin beds
  • Bedroom 2 – 1 Queen bed
  • Bedroom 3 – 1 Queen bed
Entertainment
  • Television
  • Pool Table
  • Smart TV
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Fire Pit
Vehicles
  • Parking
  • Garage
  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
Theme
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
Leisure
  • Horseback Riding
Sports & Adventure
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
Safety
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Fire Emergency Contact
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Medical Emergency Contact
  • Police Emergency Contact
  • Smoke Detector
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Common Surface Disinfectant Cleaned
  • Linens High Temp Wash