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Ramate' - Homestead Retreat at Horse Fork

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Ramate' - Homestead Retreat at Horse Fork

4 guests3 bedrooms6 beds1.5 baths
4 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the farm stay to yourself.
Sparkling clean
6 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Highly rated host
Ted has received 5-star ratings from 100% of recent guests.

Recently renovated 3 bedroom/1.5 bath guest cottage, in the quiet, laid-back mountains of North Carolina. Ideal for a small group of friends or family. Very secluded & private. This place is perfect to unplug from everyday life & enjoy nature at its finest. Features include an outdoor shower house w/ plenty of hot water, an environmentally friendly, highly efficient compost toilet, and a simple camp kitchen. The nearby tree house serves as a bonus space to relax, sleep, or gather in evenings.


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds


Well-lit path to entrance



9 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Sparkling clean
Quick responses
Kyra User Profile
September 2019
Hands down the best Airbnb stay I have had. Hawk and Ayal are the most accommodating and genuine hosts. The space is tranquil and we were at peace immediately after entering the property. We had the pleasure of learning a little about Hawks flutes, a tour of the crystal garden…
Jess User Profile
August 2019
I would highly recommend this location. It was only 45 min from downtown Asheville, and surrounded by hiking locations (including on the property). The hosts were incredibly friendly and accommodating and answered all our questions. We spent most of our time there either hiking…
Jacob User Profile
August 2019
The best air b n b stay I've ever had. It was so relaxing and the place was adorable. Hosts were so nice. We can't wait to go back.
Brian User Profile
July 2019
The place is amazing! The grounds are magical, with an almost fairy-tale feel to it. The rooms were super cleanly, the hosts easily accessible and as involved as you do or don't want them to be in your stay. They have thought of most everything you may need in a stay and…
Ted User Profile
Response from Ted:
Thanks for your kinds words Brian!
July 2019
Evelyn User Profile
July 2019
It’s a beautiful property! My kids love it!
Dawn User Profile
June 2019
An amazing place to unplug, unwind and just "be". We enjoyed time together as a family! And the most beautiful place ever.
Britany User Profile
June 2019
Hawk’s cabin was such a pleasant experience! My husband and I had so much fun getting away from the everyday business of life.

Hosted by Ted

Charleston, SCJoined in May 2017
Ted User Profile
9 Reviews
Ayal and Hawk Hurst are the owners and directors of Homestead Retreat. Ayal is a Shamanic practitioner, holistic healer, mixed-media artist. Hawk is master craftsman, folk musician, and storyteller. They both enjoy gardening and tending the land, as well as sharing with others…
Interaction with guests
Owner/Hosts will ALWAYS BE ON SITE Hosts would be available to lead hikes, offer gardening classes, beekeeping instruction, primitive skills and/or instrument making, intro to shamanism, medicine wheel ceremony, Migun Bed massage session or 1 person sauna sessions also…
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 2PM - 8PM
Checkout: 11AM
2PM - 8PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events