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What our guests say about Heartspring Sanctuary!

Deb, and the lovely people at heart Springs. I am so grateful to meet you all. This week has been an amazing experience for me, and I definitely feel like a new person.You all gave me the tools I needed for my healing process, and I have learned how to love myself. It has truly changed me. Thank you all so much for everything!  Much love, Brittney

My husband and I stayed in Cabin for the Soul for 6 nights, and we loved it! The cabin is nestled on a gorgeous piece of land in the woods with a creek and wildflowers and well kept trails. We had picnics and went hiking and played in the creek. It is a very peaceful and relaxing place. Deb is very welcoming and kind. When she can she will make a healthy meal for a very reasonable price. We ended up having two absolutely delicious dinners with fresh vegetables from her garden. When it comes to things to do, it only takes about 20-25 minutes to get to Asheville from Alexander so we were able to enjoy trips to Asheville on rainy days. We hope to return as soon as we can! - Katherine

The cabin and property are simply amazing! It was easy to check in and very comfortable. The kitchen had pots and pans so I could cook there and enjoy hiding out in the lovely woods. The area is super quiet and lovely, the trails on the property are beautiful and well maintained. The locals are friendly. Kelli greeted me and chatted with me each night as I sat on the porch watching the sun set. There was even a friendly dog that walked along on a hike with me and led the way! The massage I got from the local LMT was lovely and very good quality, very professional. I would definitely stay again – thanks for a memorable weekend! - Becca

The photos don't do it justice - the grounds are stunning. The creek, the bamboo grove, and the surrounding forest are all masterpieces of nature, right at your fingertips here. Watching the sun set from the porch while listening to the forest sounds is an absolute joy. A wonderful, magical stay. - Andrew

If you want to unplug completely, this cabin is the place to be. It is an 19th-century log cabin in the woods about 20-30 minutes drive from Asheville. You can really take a break from the outside world. The trails around the cabin are very pretty and the sounds of the creek and the woods are truly peaceful. Deb is a very hands-off host, she will give you your own space, but she lives nearby if you need her. Kelly was extremely helpful – she gave us a list of fabulous hikes in the area and met us when we arrived. I highly recommend arranging a massage with Joelle, one of the best massage therapists that I have known. - Sylvie

This place is really a magical sanctuary. The cabin was clean, welcoming and with lots of charm. We loved to walk the trails or just sit in the garden. The surroundings are simply amazing and just a short (beautiful) car ride away from asheville. Deb was a very sweet, interesting and helpful host. We felt really at home and would love to come back soon! - Sofie 

I could write a book to describe my stay at Cabin for the Soul. The cabin is full of history, very charming, well decorated, and comfortable. It had all the amenities I needed for the kitchen, which is really important for me. I loved the tree in the bathroom and sleeping in the loft was fun! Being a city dweller, the views of nothing but greenery from the windows was really wonderful. And the pricing is fantastic for what you get!  The best part about my month long stay was the land this cabin sits on and most importantly, the fantastically wonderful hosts. There's a beautiful creek behind the property, a spring, trails to walk in solitude, a cow pasture on the top of the hill with an expansive, sweeping view.. And the resident dogs, Rupee, The Mayor of the land and Tatum really added a gigantic bright spot to my stay.  Best of all I received pivotal healing sessions from Deb and Kelli, which has been life changing for me. The name of the cabin is apt, because my stay and the healing received affected me very deeply. It was essentially a healing retreat and I feel I've made dear friends for life. - Jen

The pictures for the cabin don't do it justice, there is just something magical about it. It's clean, super comfy, and warm. We felt right at home instantly, and didn't want to leave! There was wood provided for the wood stove, and everything you would need. We really enjoyed walking the trails along the stream, there were some stunning views. Deb's dog Rupee (we were told she owns the place) lead us through the paths, and even stopped around corners to wait for us, it was adorable. Being at the cabin is a vacation in itself. We had some truck trouble while we were visiting and Deb went miles out of her way to help us out. Her kindness and love of the land was so contagious, I feel I am a better person now from my experience there. It's a beautiful place! - Barbara

If you looking for remoteness & tranquility... you've found it! Clean cabin, kitchen & shower. Super hiking - meditation trails. Perfect place in the snow/rain; i sat on my little porch & "soaked" in creation! - Steve

This cabin was beyond wonderful. There are many different hiking trails and each one is a fun adventure! The cabin was humble and great for an unplugged trip. I am looking forward to my next trip back! - Michelle