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Super Lakeside Rental Near Raleigh/Cary/Chapel Hill at Jordan Lake

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A great place to stay and relax while gazing over the pond . . .


Last updated: 09/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This unique property is located on the southeast side of Jordan Lake with a public boat launch just .4 miles down the road and a public beach 3 miles away. Although we are not waterfront (There are no homes waterfront on Jordan Lake) It is the only vacation rental property available this close to Jordan Lake. We do have a 1 1/4 acre pond in our front yard with a fire pit and you can fish catch and release on site without a fishing license since you are on private property.

The property resides on 5 beautiful acres of open fields and wooded land, the three bedroom rental home, and a renovated cabin built in 1908 with a barn and outbuildings.

The rental property consists of a new 2200 square foot addition built in 2008 which is connected to the cabin by a roofed open breezeway. The owners live in the cabin and the new addition serves as the vacation rental with its own private entrances.

The property still retains its nostalgic country feeling with its ancient oaks, maples and pines, and the original four room, tongue and groove southern pine interior cabin.

The vacation rental has two bedrooms upstairs with queen size beds - each with its own privately connected, tiled bathroom with vanity sinks. The two baths upstairs have whirlpool tubs/showers.

Outside the two rooms upstairs is a coffee bar with a small refrigerator to hold your favorite beverages, and a laundry room with a Maytag washer and dryer for your convenience.

Downstairs is a large great room with 12 foot ceilings and crown molding with lights. This is the living room with a small antique table with four chairs for cards or games, a couch and chair, and one full size futon. The great room also has a bar with four bar chairs and an HD flat screen TV with a built in DVD player and Dish Network satellite TV.

Also downstairs off the great room is a third bedroom with a queen size bed a private bath with a full width step in shower with seating areas and hand rails for support.

The great room can sleep two on a full-size futon and has separate interior and exterior entrances. It also has a small 4 person farm table if you would like to eat dinner while watching TV.

You can also enjoy our fully equipped gourmet kitchen downstairs which is adjacent to the dining room and has the following amenities:

• Gas range with 5 burners, a non-stick griddle, full sized gas oven and lower electric oven
• Microwave/convection oven with vented hood
• Toaster oven
• Coffee maker
• Calphalon/All Clad cookware
• Double kitchen sink with waste disposal
• Prep/vegetable sink
• Silverware, dishes, serving ware, cooking/grilling supplies, etc.
We can also arrange catering and rental services for up to 100 additional guests for weddings etc. Please ask for details.

Outside of the kitchen is a large 16’ x 44’ concrete patio with lounge chairs, picnic tables and a gas grill large enough for a family BBQ. A gas smokers is also available.

The property is located on 5 beautifully landscaped acres with a “pick your own” herb garden right outside the kitchen and a large produce garden from which we can provide you with succulent tomatoes, bell peppers, hot peppers, squash, and other seasonal produce.

Local hiking trails and state campgrounds are a few miles down the road and shopping centers and a theatre are located about 15 minutes east. A local grocery store and meat market are nearby as well as a Super Walmart and Target within a 20 minutes drive.

Onsite recreation includes horseshoes, fishing for bass, catfish, sunfish, etc. in our pond (catch and release), cycling, basketball, or just swinging in the hammock.

This is a very peaceful location with great views from everywhere, plenty of stars in the sky at night and a rustic fire pit to gather around at the end of the evening. (Don't forget to bring the S'Mores!)

All of the adjacent properties are located on between 5 and 8 acres so there is plenty privacy and space between homes and lots of fresh air.

We also have ample parking for power boats, fishing boats, campers and RV's so bring them along so you can enjoy one of the most beautiful non-residential 14,000 acre lake in central NC.

Available year round, check our online calendar for openings.

We look forward to hosting you and your loved ones! - Bill and Lisa

Keywords: Wedding, Rehearsal dinner, Country, recreation, lake, pond, fishing, boating, camping, hunting, music, wedding, reunion, meeting, birthday, picnic.


Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Catering Available
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Private Chef
  • Staff


  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age for renters is 25....moreless

  • Singles
  • Children Welcome:

    Plenty of space outdoors for kids to play. Small children under 12 need to be supervised in certain areas due to dangers....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    This property is ground level with no stairs into the first floor area. We also have a first floor Master bedroom with a five foot walk in shower with seats and grab bars....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed outdoors only....moreless

  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10

  • Convertible bed(s)


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single


  • Queen size Beds (3) The Meadowview room has 1 queen bed and a double fiton, the Pondview room has 1 queen bed and a love seat, the downstairs bedroom has 1 queen bed and one single., Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) One full size futon is downstairs in the great room and the other is upstairs in the meadow view room....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Five foot wide shower with seats and grab bars....moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub


Other Amenities

  • Stocked 1 acre bass fishing pond (catch and release) with fire pit, Horseshoe pit, a pick your own herb garden, a hammock and 2 mountain bikes. Let us know if you want the bikes out....moreless


  • Books:

    Many back issue of Southern Living, Coastal Living, Bon Appetit, Gourmet. Old cooking books which are nostalgic to read....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    The DVD player is built in to the 32' HD flat screen TV in the great room....moreless

  • Games:

    Monopoly, Pictionary, BrainGames, Cards, Scrabble, Anagram, Barrel of Monkeys and water guns for the kids and the kids in all of us....moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (3) Dish Network Satellite TV is located in each upstairs bedroom and a 32' HD flat screen is in the great room behind the bar on the first floor. The bar can be relocated if TV is important to you....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Kenwood component stereo is located in the great room. Living room speakers and outdoor patio speakers....moreless

  • Television:


  • Toys:

    Kick balls and volleyball. (We do not have a net, so if you want to play volleyball or badminton, you should bring your own....moreless

  • VCR


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Ebenezer Church State Park fresh water beach with grilling and bathing facilities on Jordan Lake 5 mi. The closest saltwater beach is Wilmington Beach 155 mi. or Outer Banks regions appx.245 mi. away...moreless

  • Downtown:

    Although we are in a rural location, we are only 20-30 min. from the major city centers of Cary, Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill which have much to offer....moreless

  • Lake:

    Our property has a 1 acre catch and release pond. Jordan Lake is behind the property with a boat ramp located at 0.4 miles, and two public beaches at Ebenezer (3 mi.) and Crosswinds (8 mi.)...moreless

  • Mountain:

    Blowing Rock and Chimney Rock both have opportunities for climbing, hiking, and nature tours....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    If you have time, the closest ocean access is Wilmington Beach 155 mi. or Outer Bank's Cape Hatteras region is 245 mi. ...moreless

  • Resort:

    Biltmore Estate is 232 mi.away and the Grove Park Inn is 235 mi. away, Biltmore offers tours and wine tastings. Grove Park offers golf, spas and concerts....moreless

  • River:

    This is a link to white water rafting area in NC and SC Otherwise there are plenty of calm rivers locally for kayaking or canoeing....moreless

  • Rural:

    We are located 20 minutes west of Cary/Apex/Holly Springs. 30 Minutes from Fuquay Varina, 30 minutes south of Chapel Hill/Durham, 15 minutes to Pittsboro, 20 minutes to Sanford. ...moreless

  • Ski In/Ski Out:

    Sugar Mountain offers skiing/sledding/snow tubing in season and is 191 miles away. Further away is is 182 and is 232 miles, Each could be a day or two trip...moreless

  • Town:

    Pittsboro is a nearby historic town with an authentic old-time soda shop, antique/consignment shops and historical landmarks.

  • Village:

    There are numerous historic villages and homesteads to visit across the state, just go to

  • Waterfront:

    We have a stocked 1 1/2 acre walk around pond out front with a huge fire pit and a picnic table and chairs. Otherwise Jordan Lake State parks with swimming and hiking are located from1-10 miles away....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    The front of the property features a landscaped 1.5 acre stocked bass pond for fishing, a ten foot row boat, and great for walking and relaxing with a huge fire pit along the shoreline....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Dining room table seats 12 - 14 for dinner....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Separate heat and A/C units for first and second floor....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    We have a cell phone booster that should help making calls inside the building rather than having to go outside to get a signal....moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Maytag Bravo series extra capacity washer and dryer upstairs with enough detergent/bleach/dryer sheets to do three loads of laundry while you are there....moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace:

    We do not have a fireplace in the building. However, we do have an outdoor fire pit next to the pond with a picnic table to enjoy grilling hotdogs on a stick or making s'mores and sharing stories....moreless

  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    If you help me in the garden, you'll get all the exercise you need! ;-)...moreless

  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance:

    Free local and unlimited long distance calling in the contigous USA is included....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Seperate first and second floor heat and A/C units....moreless

  • Internet:

    Internet is DSL Broadband. We have cables if you need to connect directly....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    We provide all linens and towels for the rental. Please bring beach towels if you're going to the lake. Linens cannot be removed from the rental....moreless

  • Living Room:

    The 'great room' has a sofa and chair, a bar that seats four, a small table that seats four, and one full size futon with a 32' HD flat screen on the wall....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Ample parking in our gravel driveway, parking apron and if necessary in the meadow to accommodate you and your guests....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Plenty of parking located all around the rental space....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Property can accommodate any size boat or Rv....moreless

  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    Telephones are located in each room with an intercom system so you can locate each other....moreless

  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    We provide a face cloth, hand towel, and bath towel for each guest. There are back ups if necessary. BRING YOUR OWN BEACH TOWELS AND/OR BLANKETS....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and Dryer are located on the second floor between the bedrooms....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Wi-Fi is available throughout the property indoors and out....moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    There is a small wood stove on the porch of one of our outbuildings if you would like to cuddle around it....moreless


  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    We make the best Carolina Smoked BBQ around. We also have a great menu of items for small groups or large parties. Please ask for details....moreless

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Twelve cup drip coffee maker, tea pot and old fahioned italian espresso coffee pots. 4 cup coffee maker at the coffee bar upstairs at the bedrooms. Starter coffee, cream and sugar provided....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Calphalon and All Clad pots and pans and all utensils you would find in a gourmet kitchen including canning equipment. Additional kitchen items available by request....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plating for twelve adults plus childrens plastic dinnerware and cups...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless dishwasher with glass racks....moreless

  • Freezer:


  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is fully equipped with a double oven 5 burner stainless range with a griddle, and a convection oven/microwave and two sinks. Dinner plating for 12, wine glasses, french fry cutter, deep fryer, roasting pans, pizza stone, 12 cup coffee maker....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    Large over the range vented combination microwave convection oven....moreless

  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    We keep incidental basic items in the pantry like salt and pepper, oil, flour, spices, ketchup, mustard, mayo and hot sauces....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    25 cubic ft. side by side frig with ice and water in the door. There is an under counter frig on the 2nd floor at the coffee bar and an under counter frig at the bar in the studio. We have another side by side frig. available by request for large parties....moreless

  • Stove:

    Large 5 burner stainless steel range with a griddle and double ovens....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    The kitchen has a toaster oven...moreless

  • Wet Bar


  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles:

    Two mountain bikes are available for use. Ask us to get them out for you if you would like to take a bike ride to the lake....moreless

  • Boat:

    We have a ten foot row boat in the pond....moreless

  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio:

    We have a 16 x 44 concrete patio behind the kitchen looking over the back meadow with picnic tables, chase lounges and chairs...moreless

  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf:

    Lots of golf courses in the surrounding areas....moreless

  • Golf Clubs
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    There are kayak/canoe rentals nearby at Jordan Lake....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Gardens surround the property and there is a huge lawn in the back yard for kids or games....moreless

  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Huge outdoor grill with two side burners connected to in-ground propane system. A gas/charcoal smoker is available....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    There are nearby seasonal recreation areas that can provide rentals as well as time on the slopes....moreless

  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis:

    Many public tennis courts in the surrounding area,...moreless

  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear:

    If you bring or rent a power boat we have a large inflatable skiing tube and two sit in 'floaties' with head and foot rest with beverage holder. You break it - you buy it....moreless

  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    The YMCA as well as the town of Cary 20 minutes away have community pools. (Don't forget Jordan Lake's beaches as well.)...moreless

  • Whirlpool
  • Jetted Tub:

    (2) Each bedroom upstairs has a tiled shower and whirlpool tub....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 5
from 39 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Labor Day
Sep 1 - Sep 8, 2015
4 night min stay

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $257 Nightly

Sep 9 - Oct 29, 2015
3 night min stay

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $229 Nightly

Oct 30 - Nov 22, 2015
3 night min stay

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $214 Nightly

Thanksgiving Week
Nov 23 - Nov 30, 2015
5 night min stay

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $257 Nightly

Christmas Week
Dec 20 - Dec 29, 2015
5 night min stay

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $257 Nightly

New Years
Dec 30 - Jan 3, 2016
4 night min stay

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $243 Nightly

Winter Season
Jan 4 - Mar 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$1,500 $3,500

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $214 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $117 Nightly

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,600 $3,500

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $229 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $117 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $30 + tax
  • Cleaning Fee $150 + tax
  • Tax Rate 6.75%


Discounts are available for less than four guests.

Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 09/01/2015
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39 Miles
Nearest Airport
Raleigh Durham International (RDU)
7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Iron Horse Tavern
6.6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Boat rentals at
18 Miles
Nearest Golf
Tobacco Road - Sanford or Knights Play - Cary
21 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak Cary
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy US 1
13 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Carolina Ale House or Tony's Oyster Bar-Cary
191 Miles
Nearest Ski
Sugar Mtn. Resort or
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ebenezer Church State Park

Car: Necessary

Carolina Tiger Rescue, formerly the Carnivore Preservation Trust, is a 501(c)3 nonprofit wildlife sanctuary whose mission is saving and protecting wild cats in captivity and in the wild. Carolina Tiger Rescue is open to the public for guided tours by reservation only.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: We share a love for good food and cooking, boating, nature, gardening and music. We enjoy meeting people and sharing what we have with others. We've always had a knack for making anyone feel at home and welcome in our presence, no matter whether we've known them for 5 minutes or 5 years. Let us make you feel at home and enjoy the riches we have been blessed with to share with others. Look forward to seeing you soon! All the best! Bill & Lisa

Why the Owner Chose Jordan Lake:
We purchased our property at Jordan Lake as a future home with the potential to be a vacation property for people like us who enjoy the country for the freedom and peacefulness it has to offer at the end of a hard day's work. We also appreciate the convenience to Jordan Lake as we are avid boaters ourselves. We know that you will enjoy what we have to offer as much as we get to enjoy it every evening.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
One of the most unique things about our place is the blend of old and new on the property itself. We enjoy the serenity and calm out here in the country, but still like to have the convenience to each of the Triangle's nearby cities and all they have to offer from shopping to recreation to entertainment. You can lose track of time so easily while you sit and watch the herons fly into the pond, listen to the tree frogs, and just gaze at the water while being only minutes from the city. The fresh air and stars at night are second to none.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • A great place to stay and relax while gazing over the pond . . .

    A great place to stay and relax while gazing over the pond . . .

  • The first floor bedroom with a connected full bath with shower.

    The first floor bedroom with a connected full bath with shower.

  • The fresh herb garden outside the kitchen has seasonal herbs for your your use.

    The fresh herb garden outside the kitchen has seasonal herbs for your your use.

  • The great room has a bar, a small table for games and a full size futon.

    The great room has a bar, a small table for games and a full size futon.

  • The big lawn behind the patio.

    The big lawn behind the patio.

  • The meadow view room full bath.

    The meadow view room full bath.

  • The Meadowview room over looks our meadow and vegetable garden.

    The Meadowview room over looks our meadow and vegetable garden.

  • The Pondview room over looks the the pond and the cabin.

    The Pondview room over looks the the pond and the cabin.

  • Fully equipped gourmet kitchen so you can eat well while you're here.

    Fully equipped gourmet kitchen so you can eat well while you're here.

  • Dining room seats 12-14 at our custom made country pine plank table.

    Dining room seats 12-14 at our custom made country pine plank table.

  • The patio and grill area off of the kitchen, next to the herb garden.

    The patio and grill area off of the kitchen, next to the herb garden.

  • The laundry room is upstairs outside the bedrooms.

    The laundry room is upstairs outside the bedrooms.

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