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Mountainside Cottage in Trees, Peaceful - Easy Access !!

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UPPER DRIVEWAY TO THE FRONT DOOR OF OUR COTTAGE

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Last updated: 04/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

PEACEFUL -- PRIVATE -- SAFE -- EASY ACCESS -- FREE WiFi -- REDUCED RATES -- FALL IS UPON US !!!

Escape to the mountains and enjoy this peaceful and centrally located two-level cottage tucked in the trees in a SAFE, lovely mountainside community. The Cottage is VERY clean, freshly painted Inside & out with all lovely furniture!! First level features fully-equipped kitchen, dining area and living area with 47in LCD TV above gas fireplace, DVD player and opens to a full-length screened deck. This level also has the master bedroom with a new mattress, master bath with large walk-in shower and walk-in closet.

Take the open stairway downstairs to another bedroom with queen bed, full bath with shower/tub combination, NEW washer/dryer, den with TV/DVD, full-size sleeper-sofa opening to another deck and the lower driveway. We also provide Broadband Internet service and local & long-distance telephone service. The cottage is paved to the door and only 10 minutes to downtown Franklin and your gateway to outdoor activities! NO SMOKING & NO PETS, PLEASE.

The cottage is a perfect get-away for 2 couples as there are 2 floors and the lower floor has an exterior door; so, there is privacy -- or bring your family as there is plenty of room for everyone! Our cottage has been completely renovated, is very clean and will provide a comfortable base for anything you choose to do -- or do nothing at all and relax!!

Franklin is located in the southwestern corner of North Carolina between two popular scenic gorges: The Cullasaja and the Nantahala and is famous for its gem mining and beautiful mountain ranges. We are just 6 miles west of downtown Franklin, NC (about 10 minutes); 4 miles west of the intersection of 441N/64W off of Wayah Rd. Elevation-wise, it's about 2300 ft. Highway 64 is a scenic wonder in itself! Venture to the waterfalls, river rafting, tubing, hiking, swimming, canopy tours, golf - you name it! In your shopping excursions, don't forget to include a trip to Highlands - it is unforgettable!

Of course, out kitchen has everything you'll need (plus a NEW gas grill), but experience the local restaurants. You'll be surprised! Atlanta is just 2 hours away to the south while Asheville is one hour to the east. Other cities nearby include Highlands, Cashiers, Dillsboro, Sylva, which are all within about 30 minutes.







Keywords: cottage, peaceful, convenient to Franklin and surrounding towns, Nantahala Forest activities, Great Smoky Mountain Park

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    NO SMOKING ALLOWED...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    NO PETS ALLOWED...moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

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

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) Master bedroom and additional bedroom have queen size beds with NEW mattresses. , Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Full-size sleeper-sofa in the den....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    All bed linens (high thread count), pillow cases, all bath and kitchen towels are provided....moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    NEW full-size washer & dryer located in closet in the downstairs bathroom...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully-equipped kitchen, blender, toaster...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio:

    Two full-length decks; upper deck is screened-in...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

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$675 $2,200
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • EXIT CLEANING FEE $60
  • REFUNDABLE SEC. DEPOSIT $100
  • Tax Rate 9.75%

Notes:

THREE NIGHT MINIMUM

Check-in time is after 3 pm; check-out time is at or before 10 am.

Rates are based on 1-4 guests per day. A $5.00 charge per day for each additional guest per day.

$100.00 security deposit; refunded within 14 days of check-our after inspection.

We accept personal checks, traveler's checks and PayPal (renter is required to pay PayPal fee).


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/21/2015
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Location

75 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville, NC
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Mill Creek Country Club
75 Miles
Nearest Train
Asheville, NC
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
64W

Car: Necessary

Kayaking, canoeing, tubing, zip lining, bicycling, gem mining, board games, go-carting, miniature golf & video games for the kids and young at heart at The Fun Center!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We have been vacationing in this beautiful area for several years and just knew we wanted to retire here. So, in October of 2011, we found the perfect property, purchased it, refurbished it, and here we are! We want to share this gem with folks who appreciate God's country -- the mountains are truly magical!!! Happy Traveling, Judy & Louis

Why the Owner Chose Franklin:
The town of Franklin, NC and its surrounding areas is an exceptional area which has all of the amenities of a city, but the culture and appeal of a mountain community. We have many restaurants, a fully staffed hospital, a 'Main Street' to beat none and access to the Great Smoky Mountain Park for all of its recreational wonders! And the casino in Cherokee is about 40 minutes away and a fun experience for all! We know that our decision to become a part of this mountain community was the right decision.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • UPPER DRIVEWAY TO THE FRONT DOOR OF OUR COTTAGE

    UPPER DRIVEWAY TO THE FRONT DOOR OF OUR COTTAGE

  • SIDE VIEW OF OUR COTTAGE  !!

    SIDE VIEW OF OUR COTTAGE !!

  • COZY UP TO THE FIREPLACE AND WATCH TV TOO !!

    COZY UP TO THE FIREPLACE AND WATCH TV TOO !!

  • SCREENED-IN UPPER DECK

    SCREENED-IN UPPER DECK

  • FULLY-EQUIPPED KITCHEN JUST WAITING FOR YOU  !!

    FULLY-EQUIPPED KITCHEN JUST WAITING FOR YOU !!

  • MASTER BATH WITH DOUBLE VANITY & WALK-IN SHOWER

    MASTER BATH WITH DOUBLE VANITY & WALK-IN SHOWER

  • VIEW FROM THE QUEST ROOM

    VIEW FROM THE QUEST ROOM

  • COZY BENCH IN THE DEN

    COZY BENCH IN THE DEN

  • VIEW OF THE BACK OF THE COTTAGE

    VIEW OF THE BACK OF THE COTTAGE

  • LIVINGROOM WITH VIEW OF UPPER DECK

    LIVINGROOM WITH VIEW OF UPPER DECK

  • DINNER ON THE DECK  !!

    DINNER ON THE DECK !!

  • Dining Table Set for 4; 2 Extra Chairs Available

    Dining Table Set for 4; 2 Extra Chairs Available

  • MASTER BEDROOM WITH QUEEN BED, DRESSER & WALK-IN SHOWER

    MASTER BEDROOM WITH QUEEN BED, DRESSER & WALK-IN SHOWER

  • QUEST ROOM WITH QUEEN SIZE BAD, DRESSER, CLOSET & FULL BATH

    QUEST ROOM WITH QUEEN SIZE BAD, DRESSER, CLOSET & FULL BATH

  • FULL-SIZE SLEEPER-SOFA IN THE DEN

    FULL-SIZE SLEEPER-SOFA IN THE DEN

  • LOOKING OUT THE FRONT DOOR AND THE DINING ROOM

    LOOKING OUT THE FRONT DOOR AND THE DINING ROOM

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 04/21/2015
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