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Central to Charohala Skyway, Tellico Plains and the Smoky Mountain Scenic Drives

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Enjoy This expansive Mountain and Valley view from the Deck!

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Last updated: 06/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Come back to your relaxing country retreat after a day filled with outdoor activities! 'Lakewood' is a perfect Lake and Mountain Getaway! The private, 1 acre country setting overlooking the valley of the northern tip of Tellico Lake in the Cherokee National Forest is remote enough for peace and serenity but only one mile from the boat ramps at Tellico and Chilhowee Lake. Lakewood isn't fancy but it is clean and comfortable! Read what others have said about us!

If you love scenic drives you will love the 100% paved road access and the central location to Hwy 360, 129 ('Tail of the Dragon') and the Cherohala Skyway in Tellico Plains. Both are considered world class scenic byways especially for motorcyclists!

Use the Garage to store all your gear at night!

Situated near the Chillhowee Dam, there are two bedrooms with queen sized beds. The youth room has a twin sized trundle bed that sleeps two and a bunk with a twin bed on top and a double sized futon sleeper on the bottom. Lakewood sleeps six adults or four adults and four kids very comfortably. There is also a large livingroom with two couches and a huge country kitchen! Perfect for Family/Friends Reunions. Half way between FLA and Mid-West! SEE MORE DETAILS AND PICTURES BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW TO OUR WEBSITE!

Just 7 miles further up Mount Pleasant Road in a quiet, remote mountain hollow is, '5 bedroom - The Cottage at Hemlock Grove.' (VRBO listing 44444) For families or groups looking for a mountain hide-a-way, this is it! Located on 300 acres deep within the Cherokee National Forest. This larger cottage offers access to hiking, trout fishing or wonderful day trips to the Citico Creek Wilderness Area, Cherohala Skyway, Fort Loudon State Park, Sequoia Museum, Tellico Plains or even Pigeon Forge. Sleeps up to 20 with the additional bunkhouse. See all the details on our Website link below!

Keywords: Country Cottage, Farm House, Country House, HWY 360, HWY 165, Bikes Welcome, Scenic Drives, Boat Ramps, Chillhowee Lake, Tellico Lake, large groups, 2 car Garage

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renters must be 25 or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    This property is wonderful for Kids and the Youth Room will sleep up to four. Wonderful lake swimming is within walking distance (1 mile)...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed on the covered porch or deck, not indoors....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Due to allergies of our guests and our desire to provide clean accomodations, no pets are allowed in Lakewood Cottage ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    There are about 3 steps up to the front door. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon, 1 bunk bed, 1 murphy bed

    two twins, one is a trundle. Twin Bunk Double futon Lower...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2) Two Queen Sized bedrooms, Twin or Single Beds (2) Two 'Cargo Kids' Trundle twin beds in the youth room., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) One twin roll-away hotel style, Bunk Beds (1) One Bunk twin (high) with a fullsized futon bed on the lower level in the youth room....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

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  • 2 full bathrooms plus an outdoor shower

Other Amenities

  • There is an old aluminum canoe with paddles and cushions at this property for your use. You will need to load it onto your car and drive one mile to either lake....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    This is a DirectTV Satellite System. Basic channel subscription....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Small stereo with CD player provided...moreless

  • Television:

    32' Flat Screen TV with built in DVD player...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Museums
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Rural:

    A wonderful country setting with lots of wildlife. Bear, deer, turkey, birds etc. Sorry no hunting....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Large table in the eat-in country kitchen. The deck table seats another 4 plus bench seating on the deck....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Brand new central heat and air!!...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    Wireless high speed WiFi. Stream videos, make free phone calls, stay on top of emails....moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    There is also a covered shed for parking bikes, boats etc....moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance:

    Use Wireless WiFi for Free SKYPE calls or FaceTime from your smart phone or mobile device! Phone line through MagicJack...moreless

  • Garage:

    2 car garage with electric door opener...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Propane Fireplace/Heater This heater is a back-up to the electric system. Provides ambiance and heat!...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Brand new central heat and air!! - Electric...moreless

  • Internet:

    Free Wireless high speed WiFi. Stream videos, make free long distance phone calls, stay on top of emails, surf the web!...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Luxury linens povided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    3 couches and flat screen TV with Direct TV programming...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Mobile Phone:

    Use Wireless WiFi for Free SKYPE calls or FaceTime from your smart phone or mobile device! Some report that Verizon works....moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Enclosed two car garage with automatic lift garage door. See pictures....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Big Driveway - See photos. Two car Garage for Bikes, Cars, Trailers, etc. plus a shed on the property has covered parking....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Large level Driveway and lot for extra parking. Occupied RV parking is $25 extra per night....moreless

  • Security System
  • Telephone:

    Some Cell phones do not work at this location (at&t). Some do report spotty coverage if you stand on the deck. Free phone is through Magic Jack. ...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are provided but please bring beach towels for local swimming and boating etc....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full Size Washer and Dryer...moreless

  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless high speed WiFi. Stream videos, make free phone calls, stay on top of emails, surf the web!...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    two coffee makers, Drip...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    This kitchen is FULLY equipped. Let us know if you need anything special...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Kitchen has all the supplies you need...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    This is a full sized portable unit that hooks up to the faucet....moreless

  • Freezer:

    side by side...moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    This is a wonderful large country kitchen with seating for 6+. Lots of pots and pans and small appliances such as toaster, coffee makers and dishwasher....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    This is an over the stove, vent fan light combo unit....moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Some Misc spices and oil...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Filtered water and ice in the door....moreless

  • Stove:

    4 ring electric stove...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio:

    This is a huge deck with built in seating and a 10 piece furniture set with umbrella. Folding chairs and sun canopy provided too. Also a new outdoor shower!...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    An old aluminum canoe is provided with paddles, cushions and life preservers. Load it on your car and drive 1 minute to either Tellico or Chilhowee Lake boat ramps....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Small covered front porch. Folding Chairs provided...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    1 acre of grass around the house....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    propane grill...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

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Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Maximum Occupancy 8. Rates are subject to change at any time until rental agreement is signed and deposit received. Rental agreement will be emailed to you for review and signature. Holidays have higher minimum stay requirements. No additional cleaning fees!


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Last updated: 06/01/2015
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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
TYS Tyson McGee Airport Knoxville Regional
20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Better bring your own.
17 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 360 Scenic Loop between Tellico & Vonore
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
River Rock Cafe and Bar
15 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ft. Loudon State Park on Tellico lake

Car: Necessary

We have a central proximity to Highway 129 and the Cherohola Skyway, favorite scenic highway day trips for world class scenic drives. Highway 360 & HWY 129 Tail of the Dragon!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: We live in Atlanta but have two vacation rentals in Monroe County Tennessee catering to adventurous folks, like us, are looking for seclusion and solitude in the Cherokee National Forest and the cool mountain air. hemlockgrovedotcom.

Why the Owner Chose Tellico Plains:
We own a cabin nearby. We purchased the vacation rentals because of their location and to help promote the scenery of Monroe Country Tennessee.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Gorgeous views. Light, spacious house. Restful setting. Clean and comfortable! Great motorcycling, hiking, mountain biking, boating, fishing or just plain old relaxing. Bountiful birds and wildlife. Free wifi and long distance telephone through Magic Jack. Garage to store kayaks, bikes, motorcycles,canoes, boats etc.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Enjoy This expansive Mountain and Valley view from the Deck!

    Enjoy This expansive Mountain and Valley view from the Deck!

  • Enjoy sunrise, sunset, the mountains and views from this spacious deck!

    Enjoy sunrise, sunset, the mountains and views from this spacious deck!

  • First bathroom

    First bathroom

  • Second Bedroom Queen Size Bed

    Second Bedroom Queen Size Bed

  • Second Bathroom.  Remodeled with new fixtures.  Shower on the Right

    Second Bathroom. Remodeled with new fixtures. Shower on the Right

  • Nearby Chilhowee Lake

    Nearby Chilhowee Lake

  • Citico Creek

    Citico Creek

  • Wide Level Driveway accommodates trailers, cars RVs etc.

    Wide Level Driveway accommodates trailers, cars RVs etc.

  • The Cottage is set well back from the road for nice privacy.

    The Cottage is set well back from the road for nice privacy.

  • Look for this sign on the old cistern from the road.

    Look for this sign on the old cistern from the road.

  • 1 Acre of Lawn in a private locaton with paved access right to the driveway!

    1 Acre of Lawn in a private locaton with paved access right to the driveway!

  • Spacious country kitchen

    Spacious country kitchen

  • Lakewood is well appointed with comfortable country furniture

    Lakewood is well appointed with comfortable country furniture

  • First Bedroom Queen Size Bed

    First Bedroom Queen Size Bed

  • Third Bedroom Twin Trundles on left, Bunk Twin on top with Double on the Bottom.

    Third Bedroom Twin Trundles on left, Bunk Twin on top with Double on the Bottom.

  • Outdoor Shower Just off the Deck.  Wonderful in the Summer.

    Outdoor Shower Just off the Deck. Wonderful in the Summer.

  • Mist rising off of nearby Tellico Lake

    Mist rising off of nearby Tellico Lake

  • Store your boat, car, bikes, kayaks, canoes etc in the garage.

    Store your boat, car, bikes, kayaks, canoes etc in the garage.

  • Green Lawn and Lush Surroundings with Mountains in the distance.

    Green Lawn and Lush Surroundings with Mountains in the distance.

  • Look for this mailbox.

    Look for this mailbox.

VRBO #100270

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 06/01/2015
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