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Nature’s Retreat at Falcon’s Ledge House!!


1776 sq. ft.










Sapphire , NC, US

Short Description:

Welcome to your private haven in the Blue Ridge mountains.


Envision a small enclave of charming mountain communities set in the southwestern corner of North Carolina in the beautiful Southern Appalachian Mountains. These scenic communities of Sapphire, Cashiers, Lake Toxaway, Glenville, and Highlands, North Carolina make up the area affectionately called “Little Switzerland”. If you are planning a trip to this area, it is recommended you book early and come often, as there are many sights, sounds, tastes and aromas to be enjoyed.

Revel in the cool breezes afforded by the 3,800 ft altitude in this newly renovated, and artfully decorated, 3 BDRM, 2 1/2 bath home.

Savor the views of the majestic rock ledge overhang looking out of the window of the light filled gourmet cook’s kitchen complete with intimate breakfast dining nook.

Entertain in the spacious dining and living area boasting soaring ceilings and a stunning, wood burning, stone fireplace, or dine in the covered porch area overlooking long range mountain views.

Great shops and restaurants all around.

You won't want to leave!


The entire home and outdoor amenities.


On the main floor, find a half bath to welcome guests, and a cozy main bedroom with ship lap ceilings and walls, queen bed, and a beautifully renovated bath with walk in shower. Upstairs are two spacious bedrooms, one with king size bed and the other a queen with day bed and trundle. The newly refurbished Jack and Jill bathroom has a tub/shower and separate vanity area. Outside, choose from seated dining or lounging on the covered porch, or grilling and enjoying the long range mountain views on the back deck. Down stairs, you will find a beautifully landscaped patio area with flagstone fire pit and Adirondack seating for six.


Sitting at a high elevation of about 3,500 ft. in the middle of the Nantahala National Forest, this cool, lush area has plenty of beautiful spots for outdoor activities. Surrounded by mountain peaks of more than 5,000 ft.

For the golf fanatic, there are over 14 world-class golf courses in this area. The unique elevations create numerous shot-making opportunities. Be sure you get in a round at the popular Sapphire Mountain Golf Course.

For visitors who want to hit the trail, great hiking venues abound. Sapphire is home to Whitewater Falls-the highest waterfall east of the Rockies dropping 411?. There are over 250 waterfalls in Transylvania County so always have a camera handy.

If you are an angler, you fill find some of the best fly fishing in the US. Whether you are a novice or the expert angler, WhiteWater Fly Fishing is there to plan your trip.

For those desiring more adventure, be sure to bring your mountain bike or book one of the many whitewater outfitters located in the area. For those who relish a more sedate past time we recommend you mine for gemstones or take a trail ride at WhiteWater Equestrian Center.

Found in Sapphire are three stream fed lakes- Whisper Lake, Hogback Lake, and Fairfield Lake. All three lakes offer recreational activities such as fishing, swimming, kayaking, and canoeing.


Car required.


As much or as little as needed.


***A credit card authorization will need to be filled out for any damages, pet damages, incidentals, missing house items, in-house store purchases and Lake Toxaway Country Club amenity charges incurred***

You MAY be required to provide a copy of a photo ID that matches the method of payment for the booking - as well as a copy of the credit card used for booking.  Rates and availability are subject to change prior to booking.  After booking, if there is a maintenance issue or other unforeseen issue with the property THE STELLA will make every attempt to place guests into a like property, but cannot guarantee availability or rates.

Pets may be considered at properties managed by THE STELLA, and are considered on a case by case basis.  There may be restrictions on the number of pets, breed, size, etc.  Additional pet fee/deposit is likely to be added on top of the pricing that is initially quoted.  

THE STELLA may charge a fee for:  late check out if not approved, after-hour maintenance if not emergency, lost keys/fobs/parking passes, noise violations, parking violations, excessive damage to property, extra people on property without prior approval.

THE STELLA does NOT allow or tolerate:  fraud, events/parties that are not approved in writing prior to taking possession of the unit, smoking of ANY kind, intentional property damage or excessive accidental damage, illegal activity, domestic violence, underage occupancy, filming for any public distribution without a mutually executed contract in place, stealing of property info and photos for false advertisement.  Violators will prosecuted to the full extent of the law.