The Barndominium








A peaceful retreat awaits at this 1-bed, 1-bath vacation rental cabin in Thurmond, just 8 miles off the Blue Ridge Parkway. The property boasts an alpaca farm, fishing pond, fire pit, gazebo, and relaxing interior amenities like a fully equipped kitchen, exposed wood beams, open layout, and rustic decor. With 2 microbreweries and 30 wineries within a 9-mile radius, purchase a bottle of wine to enjoy on the property - you might even get lucky and witness the birth of a new baby alpaca!


Off-Street Parking | Private Setting | Proximity to Attractions


Alpaca lovers, wilderness explorers, and wine drinkers will find this North Carolina retreat more than satisfactory, situated in a peaceful setting with all the comforts of home.


Bedroom: Queen Bed


WORKING RANCH: Alpaca, llama, ponies, cattle, chickens, ducks, stocked fishing pond, creek

INDOOR LIVING: Air conditioning, rustic farmhouse decor, bathtub, ceiling fans, Smart TV

OUTDOOR LIVING: Expansive yard, gazebo w/ 2 Adirondack chairs & wood-burning stove (wood provided), fire pit w/ chairs, hammock, charcoal grill

KITCHEN: Fully equipped, stainless steel appliances, blender, coffee maker, Crock-Pot, cooking basics

GENERAL: Free WiFi, access only by stairs, complimentary toiletries, hair dryer, iron/board

ADDT’L ACCOMMODATIONS: An additional 2-bedroom property for 4 guests is available on-site with a separate nightly rate. If you would like to reserve both rentals, please inquire for more information prior to booking

PARKING: Gravel driveway (2 vehicles)


WINERIES: Jones von Drehle Vineyards (0.4 miles), McRitchie Winery & Ciderworks (1.8 miles), Roaring River Vineyards (10.4 miles), Elkin Creek Vineyard & Winery (9.8 miles), Slightly Askew Winery (11.1 miles), MenaRick Vineyard & Winery (11.3 miles), Grassy Creek Vineyard & Winery (8.6 miles), Raffaldini Vineyards & Winery (19.0 miles), Piccione Vineyards (21.5 miles), JOLO Winery & Vineyards (31.6 miles)

OUTDOOR ACTIVITY: Stone Mountain State Park (10.1 miles), Stone Mountain Falls (9.7 miles), High Meadows Golf & Country Club (8.3 miles), Doughton Recreation Area (17.5 miles)

ATTRACTIONS: Blue Ridge Parkway (9.0 miles), The Reeves Theater & Cafe (12.3 miles), Mountain-to-Sea Trail 

DAY TRIPS: Boone (58.4 miles), Blowing Rock (63.2 miles), Charlotte (85.4 miles)

AIRPORTS: Piedmont Triad International Airport (77.2 miles), Charlotte Douglas International Airport (90.2 miles)



- No smoking

- No pets allowed

- Horses are allowed upon discussion with the owner, additional fees will be applied

- No events, parties or large gatherings

- Must be at least 25 years old to book

- Additional fees and taxes may apply

- Photo ID may be required upon check-in

- NOTE: This cabin is on a working alpaca farm. The homeowner lives in a separate house on the property and may be present during your stay

- NOTE: This property is not suitable for children since it is a working ranch with livestock and the pond is not fenced in

- NOTE: There are other bookable vacation rentals on-site; other travelers may be present during your stay

Read what our guests are saying about their stay!


258 Seven Oaks Way

Thurmond, NC 28683


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