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Perfect Lakefront Retreat at Lake James! Pontoon Boat! Last Minute Available

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Last updated: 11/25/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

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You’ve done it!
You have found THE Perfect Lakefront Retreat for Family and Friends!

24' 90HP Pontoon boat available as separate rental!

*** Discount for small groups and last minute bookings ***

This beautiful custom home is the perfect retreat for your special gathering with your family and friends. Our spacious luxury home has over 6,500 square feet and every amenity to ensure an awesome and memorable experience for everyone in your group...whether that is quiet time relaxing and enjoying gorgeous views over beautiful Lake James, action packed days enjoying the lake, kayaking and canoeing, exploring natural ‘adventure islands’ (undeveloped islands), fishing, tubing, water skiing, and boating; or off the lake, hiking trails and mountains, spelunking caverns, or mountain biking; then perhaps joining up again in the evening for s’mores around the fire pit, friendly challenges in the game room, a favorite movie in the home theater, or cozy gatherings around the stone fireplaces.

The home is built with natural materials throughout; gorgeous hickory floors, extensive stone and custom iron work, exposed beams, wood paneled vaulted ceilings, and 10' 4' ceilings on main level. The house uniquely combines luxury amenities with natural materials and rustic accents to enhance your mountain experience right on the lake!

The wonderful large gourmet kitchen is the heart of the home with granite, top end appliances (Wolfe and SubZero), a massive central island with prep sink, breakfast nook with long table, and counter bar with comfy barstools. The dining room has a fabulous 72' round table with bench seats and lazy susan - perfect for great conversation with a large group! Each of the two inviting living room areas has cozy quality seating, a stone gas fireplace, and a wall of full height glass doors for views and access outdoors. A huge game room includes pool table with ping pong top, foosball, Wii video game system with games including Rock Band, game table, and electric piano.

The family game closet is full of games for all tastes and is complete with jigsaw puzzles. The soundproof home theater features stadium seating and an 82” TV. The kitchenette/wet bar on the lower level is perfect for refreshments and snacks. If you are looking for a nice quiet place you can head off to the sun-room boasting the best views in the house with awesome chaise lounge, or a cozy seat in the loft or study area, or a quiet spot in a hammock or chair on the deck or patio. Everyone is sure to find their favorite spots!

Electronics include stereo with Ipod and Pandora hookup. Stereo speakers throughout the house, custom controlled within each room. WiFi, satellite TVs, Blue-Ray players, and on-demand Netflix.

There are 5 bedrooms and 5 full bathrooms, with double tankless water heater so you never run out of hot water.
Master bedroom: king bed and luxury bathroom with jetted spa shower and whirlpool tub

Bedroom two: king bed and bathroom with separate shower and whirlpool tub
Bedroom three: two queen beds and access to hall bathroom
Bedroom four: queen bed, shares hall bathroom with bedroom five
Bedroom five: two twin beds
Plus there is an additional full bathroom. Nearly all furnishings and mattresses are top quality and brand new. All linens are brand new.

The outdoor area includes a large open deck with stunning views and large gas grill. The lower deck has flagstone floors with large deep seating patio set. It's an easy walk from the house to the double slip dock with party deck and diving board (depth of 30 ft at dock!). You are welcome to use our 2 kayaks, canoe, and 14' Phantom Sailboat. You can bring your own boat or PWC to keep at the dock, or you can rent our 24' pontoon boat. Gathering around a fire in the fire pit or feeding fish at the dock will create fond memories for everyone.

Property Type

  • House
  • 6500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Groups
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            At least one guest staying at the house must be over the age of 26....moreless

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

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Master Bedroom: 1 king

            W/ Sunroom, spa shower, whirlpool bath...moreless

          • Master Bedroom (lower level): 1 king

            With Jacuzzi bath...moreless

          • Upstairs Bedroom: 2 queen

            ...moreless

          • Queen Bedroom: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • Twin Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Plus xl twin in study/loft, and twin in game room. 2 cribs available, one is a folding full size crib, the second is standard full size crib which requires assembly. Tools to assemble 2nd crib are on-site....moreless

          Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Other Amenities: Gourmet kitchen, Natural Stone Walls and exposed beams, granite countertops, vaulted ceilings, heated tile floors, beautiful Hickory hardwood floors through most of house, custom crafted iron work balcony and accents, main floor has 10'4' ceilings (or vaulted to 20'+), dual slips on dock, double decker dock, kayaks, canoes, awesome lakeside fire pit, 2 stone gas-fireplaces, awesome views, easy access to dock, beautiful views from deck, covered deck, super game closet with choices for all, second entrance to 2nd floor rooms. Home theater with stadium seating. Kitchen includes standing mixer, crock pot, blender, waffle iron. Fire pit with firewood...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Foosball
              • Game Room:

                Foosball, Wii, Well stocked game closet, puzzles, brio train table, puppets...moreless

              • Games:

                Well stocked game closet with puzzles...moreless

              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library:

                Ipod hook-up to Stereo with speakers throughout house!...moreless

              • Piano
              • Ping Pong Table
              • Pool Table:

                Includes ping pong top...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                (3) Dedicated Home Theater with stadium seating plus BluRay & NetFlix & many DVDs...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television:

                (3)...moreless

              • Toys:

                Brio train table, large duplo set...moreless

              • Video Game Console:

                Wii Game Console w/games including Rock Band...moreless

              • Video Games:

                (7) Rock Band plus several games...moreless

              • Video Library

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Caves
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Forests
              • Marina
              • Restaurants
              • Waterfalls
              • Winery Tours

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Lake
              • Lakefront:

                EASY 30' walk (no long sets of steep steps) to double slip dock with party deck, including diving board! Beach with canoe, 2 kayaks, 14' Phantom sailboat. Large Fire pit...moreless

              • Mountain
              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Spelunking
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining:

                72 inch round table with lazy susan Large kitchen table seats 10+...moreless

              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 10 people

              General

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet:

                WiFi throughout house...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Local Maps
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                (2)...moreless

              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Blender
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker:

                2...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Gourmet quality cookware, standing mixer, waffle iron, crock pot, blender, coffee grinder, coffee maker...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher:

                (2)...moreless

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

                Wolfe 6-burner gas cook top, double Wolf ovens and microwave, wine cooler, SubZero refrigerator, additional refrigerated drawers, dishwasher, and additional microwave. Wet bar has additional refrigerator, microwave, and dishwasher....moreless

              • Kitchenette
              • Microwave:

                (3)...moreless

              • Oven:

                Double Wolf ovens...moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                spices, large crock pot, waffle maker, mini-cusinart, standing kitchen aid mixer, ice crusher blender, cook books...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                (2)...moreless

              • Stove:

                Double ovens, 6 burner gas Wolfe cooktop...moreless

              • Stove
              • Toaster
              • Wet Bar

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Boat:

                Optional pontoon boat rental...moreless

              • Boat Dock
              • Boat With Paddles
              • Canoe
              • Deck / Patio:

                Diving board off Dock upper deck! 30 feet deep at diving board....moreless

              • Deck Furniture
              • Golf:

                Golf club within walking distance: Marion Lake Club...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                2 kayaks, 1 canoe included...moreless

              • Large Cooler
              • Motorboat
              • Outdoor Furniture
              • Outdoor Grill:

                New Weber gas grill with searing ...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda:

                Hammocks, deep seat patio set...moreless

              • Porch Furniture
              • Terrace
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Walkway To Water
              • Water Sports Gear:

                life jackets...moreless

              • Wood Deck

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Spring
                  Mar 27 - Apr 23, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $550 $675
                  Fri, Sat
                  $3,575
                  May
                  Apr 24 - May 22, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $650 $775
                  Fri, Sat
                  $3,995
                  Early Summer
                  May 23 - Jun 5, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $850 $975
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $5,450
                  Summer I
                  Jun 6 - Jun 26, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $6,275

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Summer II
                  Jun 27 - Jul 31, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $6,475

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Summer III
                  Aug 1 - Aug 14, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $6,275

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Late Summer
                  Aug 15 - Sep 7, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $850 $975
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $5,450
                  Fall 2015
                  Sep 8 - Nov 2, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $650 $775
                  Fri, Sat
                  $3,995
                  Thanksgiving
                  Nov 21 - Nov 29, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,250
                  Winter Holidays
                  Dec 18 - Jan 5, 2016
                  6 night min stay
                  $875
                  $5,250
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $525 $625
                  Fri, Sat
                  $3,325

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning $250 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $750
                  • Tax Rate 11.75%

                  Notes:

                  Rates are for up to 10 persons in group.

                  *** Discounts for small groups, last minute bookings ****

                  Pontoon boat with 90hp engine available as separate rental. Pontoon boat can be arranged and paid for 30 days prior to stay. Pontoon boat requires $500 refundable security deposit.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 11/25/2014
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                  Location

                  Car: Necessary

                  Other Activities: festivals, hiking, wildlife viewing, shopping, rafting, boating, kayaking, hot air ballooning, zipline tours, Biltmore Estate, Asheville 45 minutes

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2010

                  Why the Owner Chose Asheville:
                  We fell in love with the mountains and this beautiful clear lake! Warning - it is hard to leave!


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  • Perfect Lakefront Retreat!

                    Perfect Lakefront Retreat!

                  • Main Living Room

                    Main Living Room

                  • Kitchen table - generous seating for 10

                    Kitchen table - generous seating for 10

                  • Deck with views, new Weber gas grill w/searing

                    Deck with views, new Weber gas grill w/searing

                  • Lower Level Living room with gas fireplace and kitchenette/bar

                    Lower Level Living room with gas fireplace and kitchenette/bar

                  • Lower Level Patio, easy access to lake, flagstone floors, deep seat seating

                    Lower Level Patio, easy access to lake, flagstone floors, deep seat seating

                  • Master Bedroom, King bed, attached sunroom and spa bathroom, lake views

                    Master Bedroom, King bed, attached sunroom and spa bathroom, lake views

                  • Lower Level Master Bedroom w/King bed, attached bathroom w/ whirlpool, lake view

                    Lower Level Master Bedroom w/King bed, attached bathroom w/ whirlpool, lake view

                  • Lower level Queen bedroom, lake view, access to lower deck

                    Lower level Queen bedroom, lake view, access to lower deck

                  • Enjoy Outdoors! Double decker dock w/ diving board, firepit, canoe, kayaks,beach

                    Enjoy Outdoors! Double decker dock w/ diving board, firepit, canoe, kayaks,beach

                  • Game Room, Pool table w/ Pingpong top, Foosball, Wii, Game closet, game table

                    Game Room, Pool table w/ Pingpong top, Foosball, Wii, Game closet, game table

                  • 24' Pontoon boat w/ 90hp motor - optional separate rental

                    24' Pontoon boat w/ 90hp motor - optional separate rental

                  • Gourmet Kitchen, SubZero refrig, 6-burner gas Wolf cooktop, large island

                    Gourmet Kitchen, SubZero refrig, 6-burner gas Wolf cooktop, large island

                  • 72 inch Round dining table with built-in Lazy susan and bench seats

                    72 inch Round dining table with built-in Lazy susan and bench seats

                  • Living area with upstairs balcony

                    Living area with upstairs balcony

                  • Lower level kitchenette/bar with full refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher

                    Lower level kitchenette/bar with full refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher

                  • Home Theater, 82 inch HDTV, stadium seats for 7 , DVD collection, instant queue

                    Home Theater, 82 inch HDTV, stadium seats for 7 , DVD collection, instant queue

                  • Sunroom with vaulted ceiling and lake views

                    Sunroom with vaulted ceiling and lake views

                  • Huge upper level bedroom with 2 queen beds, vaulted ceiling/skylights, lake view

                    Huge upper level bedroom with 2 queen beds, vaulted ceiling/skylights, lake view

                  • Lower Level Twin bedroom

                    Lower Level Twin bedroom

                  • Front of house

                    Front of house

                  • Newly added pool table with ping pong top!

                    Newly added pool table with ping pong top!

                  • Beautiful, peaceful and unspolied Lake James! Mount Shortoff in distance.

                    Beautiful, peaceful and unspolied Lake James! Mount Shortoff in distance.

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, November 25, 2014

                  $525 - $975 per night (USD)
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                  5 Bedroom / 5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 10

                  View calendar: Updated 11/25/14
                  Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/25/2014
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