About Allure Mountain Retreats

Pisgah National Forest
Meet the Team

Allure Mountain Retreats is owned and operated by Christy Ward, NC Licensed Broker-In–Charge.Christy - My entrepreneur Heart, a need to help, and my families love of travel through the use of Vacation Homes is the foundation of Allure. My husband and I started the venture with our clients best interest in mind. Homeowner or Traveler, I pay close attention to detail and want to make your experience in the Mountains a memory you will never forget. We find not only do our Retreats offer fun filled Family memories , but we are also a great alternative for Corporate Stays. In addition to the Vacation Rentals I am also a NC Licensed Broker In Charge of 16 years and a Native of Henderson County. I can also use my expertise to assist you in the purchase or Sale of your home. My Knowledge of the area runs deep and I love to tell you about my Hometown. Aside from Allure ,I love spending time with my Husband Michael, My two kids and my Boxer and Boston Terrier. Check Out my Blog / Youtube for Discounts, Area Information and Mountain Traditions. My 2017 Goal is to build a team that will surpass all expectations to ensure a pleasurable experience for all parties.

I am Proud to announce some new additions to My Team

Kathryn Reagan- Reservations Specialist& Concierge Coordinator Kat joined the team at Allure Mountain Retreats in 2017. Kathryn's goal is to ensure your rental experience surpasses expectations from beginning to end. Her expertise is sure to complement any romantic get away, family reunion, or business meeting, while she is available to focus on the details of your memorable trip.


Born and raised in New England, Kathryn has lived in the Carolinas for the past two decades. In addition to raising a family she has worked diligently throughout her career in both the quality and customer service fields. She believes providing optimum service to guests is key to repeat business. Kathryn enjoys music, writing, films, and spending quality time with her husband, children, and two rescue dogs here in the gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains and at their future home in beautiful, historic Charleston. She will lead the way to Allure's future expansion into the SC coastal region.



Kelly Cislo - Reservations/ Marketing Coordinator Kelly grew up in Texas where she attended the University of North Texas with a degree in Business . She spent the majority of her career in New York City as a designer in the Fashion Industry.

She has worked as a Development Director and consultant in WNC for local non-profits.
She and her husband have raised their three children in Henderson county since 2003 and enjoy living and being part of the beautiful mountain community of WNC.