Like grizzly bear chauffeurs or a WiFi-enabled beard, mountain resorts combine rugged charm with modern amenities. Get back to nature from a safe distance with today’s Groupon: for $179, you get two nights in a condo from Preferred Mountain Real Estate in Banner Elk (a $463 total value). The stay includes the following:
- One condo for four to six people (a $169 value/night)
- Cleaning fee (a $75 value)
- Parking spot (a $25 value/day)
- Complimentary shuttle service to nearby ski slopes<p>
Nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Preferred Mountain Real Estate lodges visitors year-round in cozy condo retreats. The fully furnished condos can sleep up to six people or three clones of President Taft and coddle guests with jacuzzi tubs, full kitchens, satellite television, and chances for excursions into the surrounding mountains. Crisscrossed by scenic hiking and cycling trails in the spring, summer, and fall, and by brisk ski runs in the winter, the picturesque peaks are filled with opportunities for adventure and excitement amid their dense forestry.