Historic Mountain Cottage at Lake Hiawassee in Bear Paw Resort
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Murphy cabin description
Historic TVA Built circa 1935 2 Bedroom 1 Bath Cottage with a newly renovated kitchen and bathroom + 600 square feet of screened in porches.
Located in the gated Bear Paw Resort in the Blue Ridge Mountains by a 6,000-acre Lake Hiwassee surrounded by 500,000 acres of the Nantahala National Forest. The Bear Paw community consists of 42 cottages, homes and condominiums, a marina, tennis court, pool and exercise room.
Just a short walk or drive to the waters of Lake Hiwassee Mountain View Marina. This full-service marina offers boat rental, long and short term slip rental, gasoline, boat ramp, fishing licenses, bait, boating supplies, boat registration, snacks and drinks.
Keywords: Smoky Mountains, Mountain Cabin, Murphy, Bear Paw Resort, Lake Hiwassee, Nantahala National Forest, North Carolina
- 700 sq. ft.
- 1 story
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only:
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Limited Accessibility
- Children Welcome
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double Bed, Bunk Beds (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
Kitchen & Dining
- Dining Area Seats:
- Cooking Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Air Conditioning:
- Linens Provided
- Clothes Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Iron & Board
- Towels Provided
- Gas Fireplace
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
Pool & Spa
- Communal Pool
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
- Away From It All
Location & View
- Mountain View
- Sight Seeing
- Fitness Center
- Basketball Court
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Jet Skiing
- Miniature Golf
- Recreation Center
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Horseback Riding
- Wildlife Viewing
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
ReviewsWrite a review
My husband and I spent a relaxing, stress free anniversary weekend at the Monroe Cottage in Bear Paw. The cottage is charming and inviting and the owners made our stay especially special with a surprise anniversary gift! The marina is right around the block and we rented a boat and explored beautiful Lake Hiwassee for two days. This was the perfect getaway.
- Guest Paula S.
- Date of stay 08/30/13
- Review Submitted 09/04/13
Recommended for: Romantic getaway.
Owner response: We are so happy you chose our cottage to celebrate your anniversary .
Serenity should be the name
Serenity should be the name
My family and I stayed at this cabin for a month. We got there on a sunday and by monday night we had fallen in love with the place. Our favorite spot at the cabin was the screened in porch that wraps around the side and back of the cabin. There was enough room in the cabin that we could have privace to read while others played and/or watched TV. The kitchen and bathroom were newly updated and easy to clean and use. We enjoyed cool days and quite night at Bear Paw. The clubhouse pool and ammenities were top rate, and the owner of the cabin was a wonderful person to talk to and helped us with waterfall destinations we would not have otherwise found. The best part is the views of the lake from the dam and lookout points and the views while on the lake, it was absolutely breath taking. My whole family enjoyed the fishing, hiking, and all the beautiful waterfalls that are in the area. The city of murphy was fun as well for those wanting to experience a country themed city wide activities. They have scavenger hunts in the shops of the city on the first friday of the month, and wonderful little roadside produce markets with the best vegetables to be found anywhere. All in all our trip was phenominal and my family and i will be going back to Bear Paw in the near future as renters and then hopefully as owners. So if you are looking for a peaceful getaway I would strongly recommend a trip to Bear Paw.
- Guest Mark (Eastern North Carolina)
- Date of stay 07/08/12
- Review Submitted 08/14/12
Recommended for: Romantic getaway, families with teenagers, families with young children, sightseeing, adventure seekers.
Owner response: Mark I am so happy to have you and the family stay with us this summer . Thanks for being great guests. Looking forward to having you again in the future
If you are looking to get away from city I highly recommend. The porches are perfect for reading and enjoying a glass of wine. It has an updated kitchen and all of the equipment needed to stay in and cook a special meal. We went for a walk and just up the hill was a beautiful overlook. If you like to fish they have a marina too. Great value.
- Guest mdanimcnair (Colorado )
- Date of stay 02/03/12
- Review Submitted 03/05/12
Recommended for: Romantic getaway, age 55+, girls getaway.
Owner response: Danielle We are so delighted for your review and happy to have had you and your husband as our guests Patrick and Karen
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2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Holiday's such as Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day,Thanksgiving and Christmas will generally be weekly rentals only .
- Refundable Damage Deposit: $100
- Cleaning fee: $50 + tax
- Taxes Included
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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- Nearest Airport: Chattanooga,TN at 85 Miles
- Nearest Train: Blueridge GA . Siteseeing at 25 Miles
- Nearest Motorway: NC 294 / TN 68 at 6 Miles
- Nearest Ski: Maggie Valley. NC at 90 Miles
- Nearest Golf: Copper Basin Golf Club at 20 Miles
- Nearest Restaurant: Rib Country Murphy,NC at 15 Miles
Year Purchased: 2005
Why the Owner Chose Murphy:
We fell in love with peace and tranquility of the area .Plus the peace of mind living in a secure gated community
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Solitude , Quiet , Peaceful tranquility . A great place to unwind from the world
- Primary: 386-847-0356
- Secondary: (828) 348-0078 (North Carolina, USA)
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Beautiful snowy day at the cabin
View of Nantahala National Forest
one of two Screen Porch areas
Childrens playground .
Recent pic taken from the lake . Awesome wildlife can be seen in Bear Paw
winter at the lake
Bear Paw Resort Marina
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