Vacation Home

Whisper Creek of Sapphire Valley

  • 8 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms

Secluded creek-side home with two lots along the banks of a babbling creek. The Master suite, on the main level, offers a King bed, private bath, and private deck access.  The upper level offers two great guest bedrooms and a shared bath. The open loft area has two full beds with deck access. The second bedroom with queen bed. Privacy includes 3+ acres of community green space across the creek from the backyard. Classic 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath mountain cabin in Whisper Lake community with access to all the rich amenities of the Sapphire Valley Master Association (eg. indoor/outdoor pools, fitness center, game room, pickleball, tennis, putt-putt, etc.).  Star gaze from the upstairs back deck or spend an afternoon with family and friends on the inviting front porch, listening to the sounds of nature that envelop this property. The yard is complete with built-in benches, a treehouse, and extensive walking trails.

Square Footage: 1,900

Bedrooms & Bathrooms: The main level Master has 1 king bed and a full bathroom with a separate tub & shower. The upper level offers a large open loft with 2 full beds and a second bedroom with a queen. There is one well-appointed full bathroom upstairs.

Maximum Occupancy: 9

Cleaning Fee: $300

Minimum Stay: 3 Nights

Sapphire Valley Resort Amenity Information:

This home comes with the option to purchase Sapphire Valley Resort amenities. You may join for $5/day or $25/week per person. Your amenity card will allow access to 2 outdoor swimming pools, Indoor heated pool, 2 hot tubs, wet sauna, exercise room, arcade, ping pong, pool, outdoor miniature golf, horseshoes, basketball courts, tennis courts, playground, track, picnic tables, community center, organized excursions to Cherokee and the Biltmore House in Asheville, a 9 hole (par 3) golf course, Fairfield Lake boating amenities and discounts on lift tickets and rentals during the winter season. 

Real estate agencies and/or individual owners wishing to rent out their homes must send a rental/lease agreement with all renters when they come to the Community Center for card pick-up.

Renters will need to present ID to obtain these cards. The number of children under the age of fourteen (14) will be placed on the accompanied adults cards.

Sapphire Valley Real Estate & Rentals is not affiliated in anyway with Sapphire Valley Resort. We do not have any control over their policies or procedures for Covid-19. You must contact them directly with any questions or concerns at 828-743-7663.

For more information on the resort please visit:


Cancellation Policy: 100% of paid prepayments are refundable when cancelled 30 days before arrival or earlier. (-$100 Cancellation Fee) 50% of paid prepayments are refundable when cancelled 14 days before arrival or earlier. (-$100 Cancellation Fee) 0% refundable if cancelled after, unless the property can be re-booked under the same terms for the same time period with no loss to the owner.

Security Deposit: A Credit Card Pre-Authorization of 10% is due 1 day before arrival and released 7 days after departure.

Payment Schedule: 50% due at time of booking. Remaining balance due 30 days before arrival.

North Carolina Requires a written Rental Agreement to be signed, you will receive this via email after you book and have 7 days to return it. You can print it, fill it out, and email if back to us, you can mail it, or we can send you an electronic version via DocuSign for you to complete. You will also receive a Guest List to fill out with the names and ages of everyone in your party in order to obtain Sapphire Valley Amenity Passes for your stay. These Documents are required to fully confirm your booking, any reservation missing these documents is subject to canc

Home highlights


Broadband Internet


Spacious and open living area

Front approach with attached double carport

A wood burning fireplace in the living room welcomes you in to the main level of the home.


Pool & spa facilities

Heated Indoor swimming pool (Shared), Heated Outdoor swimming pool (Shared) , Shared Steam sauna

Parking & facilities

Roofed carport , Shared Tennis court


Credit cards accepted, Accessible 24/7, Children welcome, Pets not allowed , Smoking not allowed


Shared Fitness-Room , TV (Cable)

Kitchen & dining

Gas BBQ, Coffee machine, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Toaster , Vacuum cleaner

Location features

Resort , Waterfront

Bathroom & laundry

Bathroom & Laundry, Bed linen, Clothes dryer, Shower, Towel set, Bathtub , Washing machine

Heating & cooling

Air conditioning, Ceiling fans, Central heating , Fireplace

Internet & office

Broadband Internet , Broadband Internet

Home Safety

Carbon Monoxide Detector, Fire Extinguisher , Smoke Detector

House Rules

  • Credit cards accepted

  • Children welcome

  • Pets not allowed

  • Smoking not allowed

Check in: 04:00 PM

Check out: 10:00 AM


117 Sunrise Ridge Ct , Transylvania County, United States

From the Cashiers Crossroads, take Hwy 64 East into Sapphire Valley.  About a mile past the main entrance of Sapphire Valley Resort, turn right onto Sapphire Post Office Rd (Whisper Lake sign). After crossing the bridge over the Horsepasture River, turn left at Stop Sign on Upper Whitewater Road. Then turn Right On Whisper Lake Drive. Then turn Left on Sunrise Ridge Court to property on right at 117 Sunrise Ridge Court.


Policy and notes


November 2023


About host

Bill Kruckenberger

Broker-in-Charge, owner & rental program manager with 26 years experience in Sapphire Valley.

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