by M. Satterfield

The Horse Shoe Farm was recently transformed by the Turchin Family into a luxury riverfront farm retreat set on 85 acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. With a soft launch in October 2018, the Horse Shoe farm is now fully open for guests looking to experience the magic of this sanctuary. With a combination of cozy cottages and expansive manors, the property gives you the feeling of a private farm, but with five-star amenities and nuances for spiritual wellness.   

There are two five-bedroom and one three-bedroom luxury vacation homes, three three-bedroom cottages and one one-bedroom loft in total available for booking individually or combined. Each has its own special charm with fully equipped kitchens and outdoor space with vast views of the beautiful landscape. Rates start at $250 per night for the one-bedroom loft and go upwards in price to $2,000 a night for the Magnolia Manor, which has five-bedrooms, five-baths, and 4,800 sq. ft. of living space.

The property offers a total of 22 guestrooms and 18.5 baths and can sleep up to 50 guests, for family reunions, weddings, or corporate retreats the entire property can be rented starting at just $6,000 per night. Dogs are also welcome at the farm, with an additional fee of $150 and some restrictions apply.

The property offers complimentary, make-your-own juice bar with locally sourced ingredients is available with a breakfast of breads, jams, and fruits as a nod to the Turchin family belief that starting off with fresh juice sets the tone for a happy and healthy day. Guests are urged to head to The Silo, a transformed space for contemplation, meditation, journaling, and reading or just to breathe. The walls of the space are filled with motivational messages from past visitors, where guests are invited to leave their own mark if so inclined. Going beyond the typical treatments, The Stable Spa offers immersive experiences such as vibration healing sessions, inner guidance sessions and sound baths that will have guests grounded in serenity.

The Horse Shoe Farm is located at 155 Horse Shoe Farm Drive, Hendersonville, NC. To book please visit HERE or you can call (828) 393-3034. For more information, please visit