Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Great Home on Big Creek-- 'Ray's Place', Awesome Sunsets

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 12/25/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

LaFollette house description

Welcome to Ray's Place at Norris Lake, the Marth’s Summer home on Big Creek in Norris Lake. A great family getaway.

Take the time to read our guests reviews. This is a special place. Come visit.

THE HOUSE:

A beautiful constructed home completed for rent the Summer of 2011. The house is approx. 3000 sq ft, with two large decks overlooking majestic views of Norris lake. With sunset views of open water and the Smoky Mountains in the distance, you will create memories for a lifetime. The house is an open floor plan, built as a lake house with big windows and doors opening to the water and the sunsets.

Four bedrooms, with two masters bedrooms, one upstairs and one downstairs, an additional queen size bedroom and a bunk room creates and inviting format for two or three families. The house has beds for 12 and large great room for few air mattresses if needed. Amenities; gas grill, washer/dryer and fire pit.

Location:

If you like still open water, beautiful trees and gorgeous views, this house is for you. We have a two slip covered dock with a large swim platform ( 12 x 32). With half of it covered, so it is great if you love the sun or need a little shade. One slip will always be available for renters, with room to tie up an additional two boats if needed, or slips are available at nearby Sequoia and Whitman Hollow Marinas.

Our home is in the Big Creek area, positioned directly on the opposite side of the lake from Windsor Point. It is a nicely treed lot on a quiet street, ready for a rustic retreat, or the privacy for you to bring your Party to Norris lake. We are a short 17 min drive off I-75, much closer to 75 than the congestion of Deerfield and far less water traffic. Did I say Far, as in way less water traffic than the popular Deerfield area.

Arrangements:

The House is available for rental at a fee of $425 per night with a minimum of three night rental. $2975 per week. Rentals are weekly only in July and August. Off season, $350 per night, minimum of three night rental. A security deposit of $500 is due upon reservation. Taxes and cleaning fee($175) are additional. If you have any questions or have an interest in rental, please call.



Keywords: House, Cabin, Lake House, Lake Rental

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Kids Will Love the Dock and the Water. Play, Play, Play....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            No Smoking Period in the House, Any Evidence of Smoking Will Forfeit the Security Deposit and Void Any Return Rental....moreless

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 12-16

          • Bedroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 4

            ...moreless

          • Other (See Description)

            ...moreless

          • King size beds (2) 2 Master Bedrooms, Both with King Beds, both families feel special. Both with View of Lake and Walkout to the Deck, Queen size Beds (1) One Queen Bed with View of the Lake, Double Beds (2) Two Sets of Bunk Beds in Bunk Room. One bunk is a double/double bunk bed. The other bunk bed is two singles bunked. , Bunk Beds (2) Two Sets of Bunk Beds in Bunk Room. One bunk is a double/double bunk bed, listed above, the other bunk bed is two singles bunked. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • A nice couch and two love seats (with six reclining chairs are provided upstairs). A theatre seating couch is available downstairs with four reclining chairs....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library:

                iPod Connection Provided to the Stereo System....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                (2) A 47' HDTV in Great Room Upstairs and a 55' HDTV in the Lower Level,Blue Ray DVD Player Provided. Two stereo sets up and downstairs, both with inside and outside speakers....moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television:

                Two flat screen TV's, one the main master bedroom....moreless

              Leisure Activities

                  • Boating

                  Location Type

                  • Lakefront:

                    Reasonable Grade to the Lake, No Steps from the House to the Water, a Few Steps at the Dock Depending on the Season....moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    Beautiful view of the smokie mountains on the horizon. This is no cove view, just beautiful. ...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        Washer and Dryer Available in the Laundry Room...moreless

                      • Linens Provided:

                        Bed sheets, pillows, pillow cases, Kitchen towels are provided to the guests. Bring your own towels, beach and bath. ...moreless

                      • Mobile Phone:

                        Great Cell Phone Reception at Site, Multiple Verizon Bars, Verizon Data Card Works Great....moreless

                      • Parking Off Street:

                        Parking for 4 Cars in Front of House,asnd another 2 cars in front of our shed. Additional Parking Available at the Street...moreless

                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                        There is ample room on the site to park your trailer after you launch your boat. ...moreless

                      • Washing Machine:

                        Washer and Dryer Available in the Laundry Room...moreless

                      • Wood Fireplace:

                        Wood Burning Fireplace in Great Room, and a great firepit looking at the lake....moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        All plates, bowls, glasses, pots, pans, toaster, coffe maker, panini maker, wine openers, utensils are provided to guests...moreless

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Huge Island in Kitchen for Gathering, Kitchen Has Great View of the Lake for MOM....moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator:

                        two refrigerators with plenty of room for your food storage....moreless

                      Outside

                      • Balcony
                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Two Huge Decks Overlooking the Lake, Each 720 Sf....moreless

                      • Golf:

                        Deerfield course available by boat or car. ...moreless

                      • Lanai / Gazebo
                      • Outdoor Grill:

                        Outdoor grill available. Renter responsible for cleaning it each time. Propane supplied by owner. $50 fee if grill not cleaned....moreless

                      Payment Type

                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 5
                      from 17 traveler reviews
                      Loading...
                       
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Off Season
                      Sep 30 - Apr 30, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $360
                      $2,520
                      Regular season
                      May 1 - Sep 28, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $445 $460
                      Thu, Fri, Sat
                      $3,110

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning fee $175
                      • Pet Fee $100
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Tax Rate 14.25%

                      Notes:

                      Security deposit is due to lock in the rental. One half the fee is due within 30 days of signing the contract the remainder is due 45 days prior to arrival. Check or credit card is accepted. If credit card, renter pays the credit card fee.


                      Please wait... Travel with confidence

                      Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


                      Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                      Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
                       

                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 12/25/2014
                      Check availability
                      23 Available
                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates
                       

                      Location

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2011

                      About the owner: My wife Kristi and I and our family have fallen in love with Norris lake. We are excited to share our home with you. The focus is family and friends and good times shared. We live in Cincinnati with our four children and plan to spend many great times at Norris lake in our new home. We hope you enjoy it too.

                      Why the Owner Chose LaFollette:
                      We chose this lot and house for a few reasons. We loved the amazing views of sunsets and open water not available on cove locations. We love the reduced congestion of Big Creek area versus the over crowded, congression or the Deerfield area. We created a welcoming home, with one big great room open to the kitchen, huge decks overlooking great views of the lake and a short walk (NO Steps) sidewalk to the water.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Big water, an awesome dock, with a covered slip for the renter. Close proximity to Whitman Hollow and Sequoya Marinas. A beautiful home, nicely appointed and ready for you to create memories of a lifetime.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • View of the house from the lake

                        View of the house from the lake

                      • View of the lake and firepit, from the upper deck.

                        View of the lake and firepit, from the upper deck.

                      • Upper level deck,  nice covered area, sun where you want it, shade too.

                        Upper level deck, nice covered area, sun where you want it, shade too.

                      • View of the lake from our dock

                        View of the lake from our dock

                      • Upper Great room seating

                        Upper Great room seating

                      • View of the sunset from the dock. So much fun.

                        View of the sunset from the dock. So much fun.

                      VRBO #330902

                      There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, December 28, 2014

                      $360 - $460 per night (USD)
                      17

                      4 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 16

                      View calendar: Updated 12/25/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
                      Dates are unavailable
                      Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                      This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                      Get an instant quote
                      Owner
                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within a few days
                      • Response rate: 80%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/25/2014
                      Email owner

                      (513) 794-0699 (Ohio, USA)

                      Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
                      Add vacation protection services to your booking

                      Three services to protect your trip:

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                      Get it now

                      Share this property via Email

                      Great Home on Big Creek-- 'Ray's Place', Awesome Sunsets

                      LaFollette #330902

                      4 BR  3.5 BA  Sleeps 16

                      You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                      Share this property via Email

                        Please correct the following errors and resend:
                      • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                      • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                      • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.