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Private & Peaceful Property W/Hiking, Fishing & Firepit

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Last updated: 07/09/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Robbinsville cabin description

The Ridge Haven @ Yellow Creek is nestled on the south side of Great Smoky Mountains National Park and enveloped by the Nantahala National Forest. It's located on a private road with complete privacy, a hiking trail and trout fishing available in Yellow Creek. This vacation cabin is where you'll find peace and tranqulity.

The first floor has a Great Room (living/dining & kitchen areas), bedroom, bath, laundry room and a hugh wrap-around deck. The living/dining area is flanked with a spacious 24' vaulted ceiling featured with a stone 'wood burning' fireplace and wood-laminate flooring. It's furnished with an entertainment center that holds a TV, DVD and a stereo with variety of CD music.

The dining area is furnished with a large farm-style table that seats six people with a view of the fireplace and the TV. It's all adjacent to the kitchen that's divided by a large island with two comfortable bar stools for extra seating.

The kitchen is completely equipped for all your cooking and baking needs. The laundry room is just around the corner with a washer and dryer, including an iron and the ironing board.

The bedroom and bathroom on the first floor are both over-sized and have direct access from each room and the hall. It has king-sized bed with enough space to open the double roll-away bed. The bathroom has two sinks, a vanity area and a tub/shower combination supplied with plenty of linens and other essentials.

The Great Room has two sets of patio doors that open onto the back of the wrap-around deck. It's furnished with a gas-grill, a large patio table and six over-sized arm chairs. There's also a 3-seater swing set that can be converted into a bed for an afternoon nap.

The second floor has a bedroom and a bathroom with a spacious 16' vaulted ceiling and an outside balcony for a private escape. This bedroom is furnished with a queen bed and decorated with an outdoor flair of bears and trees. There are two separate closets and your own climate control heating and cooling unit. The bath has a tub/shower combination and one sink with lots of large plush towels.

The cabin has over a 1,000 total square feet of air-conditioned space including 750 square feet of open deck and balcony areas. The lot area of the cabin sits on a quarter acre of flat land surrounded with complete privacy of the forest. The driveway is large enough for turning a trailer around when leaving.

A site plan of the property and additional photos of the cabin are available upon request.

An additional cabin is also available on the same mountain and private road. Please see the Mountain Retreat at vrbo#345053 for extended family and friend gatherings. Reduced rates for reservation of both cabins.

General information and brochures of attractions and restaurants are located at the cabin.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns.

Thank you for your inquiry,
Roy and Debbie Perron

Keywords: Secluded cabin with fishing creek, hiking trail & firepit.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cabin
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Limited Accessibility:

            There are three steps onto the deck and then one step into the cabin....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Please enjoy your smoking outside in the mountain air....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Please, no pets on the furniture....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Convertible bed(s)

            Double roll-away bed on the first floor....moreless

          • Bedroom 1 (1st floor): 1 king

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          • Bedroom 2 (2nd floor): 1 queen

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          • The first floor bedroom is large enough to fold out the roll-away bed or roll it out to the living room....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1 (1st floor): toilet, combination tub/shower

            Includes two sinks and a vanity....moreless

          • Bathroom 2 (2nd floor): toilet, combination tub/shower

            One sink...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Pantry Items:

            Tinware for muffins, cookies and cakes. Casseroles dishes, bowls & pie plates....moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Coffee & Espresso maker including a coffee bean grinder. ...moreless

          • Stove:

            Electric with smooth top (not shown in photo.)...moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Blender, crock pot, mixer, and some spices ....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            New dinnerware, utensils & pots and pans....moreless

          • Refrigerator
          • Dishwasher
          • Oven
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Living Room:

            A Great Room with a fireplace, entertainment center, sofa, loveseat and a chair....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Additional blankets available for cooler nights....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            New large bath, hand towels and washcloths....moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            Large enough for a trailer to turn-around....moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Photo available of this area upon request....moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            Also, includes ceiling fans in all rooms....moreless

          • Heating:

            Electric and gas heat available....moreless

          • Wood Fireplace:

            Initial firewood available....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Located in Laundry Room....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Located in Laundry Room....moreless

          • Parking
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • The cabin is located on a private road with a hiking trail that ends at the top of the mountain and fishing available in Yellow Creek, all within walking distance from the cabin. We also have a designated fire-pit for campfires about 50' from the cabin. There is flat parking area behind the cabin large enough to accomodate a trailer and 2 cars. For your convenience, we have hair dyers, alarm clocks, flashlights and brochures of attractions and restaurants in Graham and neighboring counties....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Music Library:

                Country and Rock-n-Roll CD's available. The cable TV has all types of music selections....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player
              • CD Player
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Video Library
              • Games
              • Books

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Located in the kitchen and both bedrooms....moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                The deck is furnished with a glass-top Patio table with six (6) comfortable chairs and a swing set that seats three (3) people....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                The lawn area is flat and located on two sides of the cabin....moreless

              • Balcony:

                Private balcony located off from second floor bedroom....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Theme

                  • Away From It All

                  Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

                        Competely surrounded by the Nantahala National Forest and mountain ridge views of Yellow Creek Mountains....moreless

                      Activities

                      • Restaurants
                      • Laundromat
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Medical Services
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Fishing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Hospital
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Whitewater Rafting
                      • Cycling
                      • Golf
                      • Swimming
                      • Rafting
                      • Groceries
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Churches
                      • Marina
                      • Museums
                      • Library
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Boating
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Walking
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Antiquing
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Shopping
                      • Gambling Casinos
                      • Mountain Biking
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Spring & Summer
                      Apr 6 - Aug 30, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $85
                      $575
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $85 $115
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $575

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Pet Fee $25
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
                      • Cleaning $50
                      • Tax Rate 3%

                      Notes:

                      Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

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                      Last updated: 07/09/2014
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                      Location

                      50 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      McGee Tyson Airport, Tennessee
                      25 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Bryson City, NC for sightseeing only
                      7 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      US 129 & US 28
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Cheoah Point Beach
                      13 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Fontana Village
                      25 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Bryson City
                      13 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Fontana Village

                      Car: Necessary

                      The following activites and other attractions are within 10-45 minutes from the cabin:

                      Cherohala Skyway,

                      The Tail of the Dragon,

                      Stecoah Valley Arts, Crafts & Educational Center,

                      The Museum of Cherokee Indian Artifacts,

                      The Great Smoky Mountain National Park,

                      Cheoah, Fontana & Santeelah Lakes,

                      Fontana Dam,

                      Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest & Maple Springs,

                      Slickrock/Citico Creek Wilderness Areas

                      Appalachian Trail,

                      Bartram Trail,

                      Trout Fishing in Slickrock, Santeelah & Snowbird Creeks,

                      Whitewater rafting in Cheoah River & Nantahala River,

                      Mountain Biking,

                      Horseback Riding,

                      Artisan's Drive-About,

                      Lake Santeetlah Marina,

                      Nantahala National Forest,

                      Great Smoky Mountain Railroad.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2004

                      About the owner: I have fond memories growing up in Maine where we had a cottage on a lake. We had a lot of family holidays at that cottage. And then my family moved to Florida. My girlfriend's family had a cabin in Highlands, NC, so when my husband and I needed a vacation, that's where we rented, and after that we were both hooked on North Carolina. After going a few more times, we started looking for our own cabin. My husband was in the construction business and can fix just about anything. I went to Florida State University and majored in Housing & Interior Design, so we make a good team when it comes to providing a well-maintained and decorated cabin.

                      Why the Owner Chose Robbinsville:
                      We bought our second cabin that was originally called 'The Chalet' from an auction that my husband saw in our local newspaper. After purchasing it, we have vacationed there for over 15 years to get out of the Florida heat. We loved the beautiful weather and mountain views so much that when the Mountain Retreat became available we decided to purchase it for additional family gatherings. And then a few years later, the Ridge Haven became available. Everybody we knew or worked with wanted to rent the cabins, so that's how we got started. We love this County with it's country roads and laid back feeling. It is so peaceful and quiet here. Maybe an owl at night and sighting of hummingbirds during the day. It's a great place to visit.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                      We love taking a walk aroung Arthur's Circle and up the hiking trail with our pets. Sometimes we're lucky to find blackberries and no bears. The weather is just like being in air-conditioning in the summer and it's so brisk in the spring and fall. The foliage is beautiful any time of the year, even after the leaves have fallen. And the locals are so friendly, always waving as they pass by.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • The front of the cabin.

                        The front of the cabin.

                      • Arthur's Circle

                        Arthur's Circle

                      • Dining area in the Great Room.

                        Dining area in the Great Room.

                      • The first floor bedroom with a king size bed.

                        The first floor bedroom with a king size bed.

                      • 2nd floor bedroom with Queen size bed.

                        2nd floor bedroom with Queen size bed.

                      • Laundry Room with all the necessities.

                        Laundry Room with all the necessities.

                      • Front deck with patio table and 6 available chairs.

                        Front deck with patio table and 6 available chairs.

                      • Yellow Creek along Yellow Creek Road.

                        Yellow Creek along Yellow Creek Road.

                      • View from the hiking trail.

                        View from the hiking trail.

                      • Going to the cabin on Yellow Creek Road.

                        Going to the cabin on Yellow Creek Road.

                      • Barns located on the route to Robbinsville.

                        Barns located on the route to Robbinsville.

                      • Maple Springs in late fall.

                        Maple Springs in late fall.

                      • Entrance to the cabin (from the back).

                        Entrance to the cabin (from the back).

                      • The Living Area with a wood fireplace.

                        The Living Area with a wood fireplace.

                      • Kitchen with dishwasher in the island.

                        Kitchen with dishwasher in the island.

                      • 1st floor bath with combination tub/shower.

                        1st floor bath with combination tub/shower.

                      • 2nd floor bath with combination tub/shower.

                        2nd floor bath with combination tub/shower.

                      • Front area of the wrap-around deck.

                        Front area of the wrap-around deck.

                      • Floor Plan of the cabin with over 1,000 square feet of interior plus deck area.

                        Floor Plan of the cabin with over 1,000 square feet of interior plus deck area.

                      • Hiking trail on property. (Thelma Lou as guide).

                        Hiking trail on property. (Thelma Lou as guide).

                      • River rafting on the Cheoah River dam release.

                        River rafting on the Cheoah River dam release.

                      • View along US 129 about 10 miles from the cabin.

                        View along US 129 about 10 miles from the cabin.

                      • Lake Santeetlah about 15 minutes from the cabin.

                        Lake Santeetlah about 15 minutes from the cabin.

                      • Cheoah Beach Recreation Area 15 minutes from the cabin.

                        Cheoah Beach Recreation Area 15 minutes from the cabin.

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                      This listing was first published here in 2009.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, July 01, 2014

                      $85 - $115 per night (USD)
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                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 07/09/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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