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Luxury Lake House with Tram to Your Boat Dock 'the Real McCoy'

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Last updated: 06/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

'The Real McCoy House' is the perfect place to spend your vacation. I have a breath taking view of Lewis Smith lake no matter which way you look. Walk out onto the 12'X 50' porch upstairs or down. Walk off the porch on a deck that connects to a 4 person tram car and rides down to a deck which connects the ramp onto your floating covered boat dock with a swim deck. Fishing is great. Bring your Seadoos and boats. You have a 6-8 person hot tub for your relaxation under the stars.

This wonderful vacation retreat is private and set up for a large family or business getaway. This lake house was new in 2008 and has hardwood floors upstairs and tile downstairs. You are about a mile out of the city limits of Arley. It's a small town and has most anything you need. Arley is approximately 30 minutes from Jasper or Culman and not far from Birmingham. There is a gourmet kitchen that has all stainless steel appliances with all granite counter tops and a bar downstairs. You have gas fireplaces upstairs and down for that perfect evening. Downstairs you have a big screen TV great for those ball games, or catching your favorite TV shows.

3rd cleanest lake in North America.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3300 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Tram to the water

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 23

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Master Bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Master Bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Masters are ceramic walk-in open showers.

Other Amenities

  • Let us know how many is in your party so we can provide enough linens. Starter toiletries provided only....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    2 dryers available...moreless

  • Dialup Access
  • Elevator:

    Tram to the water ...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    one upstairs and one down stairs...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    wireless...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    one upstairs and one down stairs...moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    8 cars and/or boats...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    local use only...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Spa Whirlpool
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.5
from 11 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Rates
Oct 1 - Apr 30
2 night min stay
$250
$1,505
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$375
$2,254

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Memorial Day, Jul 4th, Labor Day $400 /night or $2400/week (3 night min)

Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Yrs. $350/night or $2000/week (4 night min)

Additional costs

Cleaning fee 15 guests or less $175, or 16 plus is $275

$500 DEPOSIT CONTACT BY EMAIL for instructions, security codes, and keys.

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Last updated: 06/22/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cullman
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
Cullman
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
State Hwy 77
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Arley Cafe

Car: Necessary

You are within minutes from the Bankhead National Forest

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I own Mortgage Team 1 in Mobile Alabama and I am President Elect for the Alabama Mortgage Brokers Association. I have been in the mortgage business since 1993. I have 2 children and 3 grandchildren. This lakehouse is a wonderful place to bring a family and enjoy lake life. I own Dream Catcher Pointe which is right across the water. I have 19 lake lots for sale, 12 are on deep water. They have approved floating boat dock permits, the road and utilities already put in so you are ready to build your new lake home.

Why the Owner Chose Lewis Smith Lake:
I live in Mobile and after Katrina, I decided to find a place far enough from the Gulf Coast to find refuge from the yearly storms. I know many others who felt the same way so I looked for a place to start a community to bring a huge family when they wanted and needed to get away. I wanted luxury while away from our homes. When I found Smith Lake, it was like a little peice of heaven and the best kept secret. I named our subdivion Dream Catcher Pointe.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Most accommodating Home on the Lake

    Most accommodating Home on the Lake

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Back of the The McCoy House that faces the Road

    Back of the The McCoy House that faces the Road

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • Tram to Boat Dock

    Tram to Boat Dock

  • Front of The McCoy House that faces the Lake

    Front of The McCoy House that faces the Lake

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Stairs to hot tub

    Stairs to hot tub

  • Boat Dock

    Boat Dock

  • Media Room

    Media Room

VRBO #233596

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Date last modified - Monday, June 29, 2015

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Minimum stay: 3 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/22/2015
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