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Unique One of a Kind, High Country Lodge, Bear Lake Reserve, Mountain Top Resort

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Last updated: 10/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Tuckasegee cottage description

ALL BEAR LAKE RESERVE RESORT FEES INCLUDED IN RENTAL RATE.


HIGH COUNTRY LODGE, one of the Largest Cottages at Bear Lake Reserve, Full of Extra Features. Cottage is Owned and up-fitted by a Custom Home Builder. With 3,280 Sq Ft of floor area, the Cottage is full of Upgrades not found in other BLR rentals. Two Covered Decks with Awesome Mountain Views, Full Wet Bar, Steam Shower, Theater Room, Richly Decorated & Accessorized (not a stripped down rental) all the High Tech Gadgets to Entertain and keep you in Touch with Home. Easy walk to Cedar Cliff Lake, Mill Pond Pavilion and Greeters Cottage. Located at the Main Gate allows for easy drives to Cashiers and Sylva for Shopping and Dining. Resort has all the Amenities you are looking for. Guests enjoy the on site 'Lake Club' with Dining, Fitness, Spa, Pub, Pools, Hot Tubs, Boat Rentals, Theatre, Library. On the property enjoy, Hiking Trails, Nature Park, Tennis, Golf Course by Jack Nicklaus, Trout Pond, Two Beautiful Uncrowded Mountain Lakes. Truly the best family vacation spot, bring Fido!

The Smoky Mountain region of North Carolina has a multitude of opportunities to relax and enjoy the natural environment.

LOCAL ACTIVITIES - Bicycling, Whitewater Rafting, Hiking, Fishing, Water sports, Horse Back Riding, Boating, Scenic Car Drives, Golfing, Kayak, Canoe, Power Boat Rentals and Tennis. Nearby towns offer unique Shopping, Dining and Sightseeing.

AREA ATTRACTIONS - Cherokee Indian Reservation and Casino, The Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Outdoor Drama 'Unto These Hills', Mountain Heritage Center at WCU, Great Smoky Mountain Railroad. Biltmore Estates, Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Trail and Natahala Outdoor Center. Big name concerts at Harrahs Cherokee Casino and WNC.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA: The mountain region is unsurpassed with its beautiful mountain views. Western NC attractions include the heart of the Appalachian, Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains. There are numerous attractions that offer fun and educational activities. These attractions include the Appalachian Trail, Biltmore House & Gardens, Cherokee Indian Museum and Casino, Chimney Rock, Fontana Dam & Lake, Grand Father Mountain, Linville Caverns, and the Natahala National Forest. Plenty of small mountain towns to explore, Sylva, Highlands, Waynesville, Cashiers or spend time in Asheville shopping and dining in this city of diverse culture. Activities include biking,boating,fly fishing, gem mining, hiking, horseback riding,river rafting on the Nantahala and Tuckasegee Rivers, lake fishing, tubing, water skiing and numerous waterfalls.

BEAR LAKE RESERVE, a LAKE SIDE RESORT: Bear Lake Reserve, has all the amenities you expect in a resort community from dining to outdoor adventure or relaxing by the pool at the Lake Club. Play golf at the Jack Nickalus designed 9 - hole golf course, rental clubs available at the fully stocked pro shop. Tennis available, bring your rackets. Hike on 15 miles of well maintained natural trails. Trail guides are available, with useful information, learn about the natural environment and history. Enjoy the uncrowded clear mountain lakes, Bear Creek Lake and Cedar Cliff Lake. Rent a pontoon boat. Some of the best fly fishing in NC on the streams feeding into Bear Creek Lake. You can also use the Resort's rental kayaks or canoes to reach the base of a 80 foot cascading waterfall, only accessible by boat. Bear Lake Reserve has it all but, Mother Nature has done some of her best work, at this getaway from it all vacation spot!

HIGH COUNTRY LODGE, is one the largest cottages on the property with 2800 square feet of heated space and 480 square feet of covered deck space. The covered decks offer awesome mountain views. Sit by the outdoor fireplace and enjoy the day or evening, don't worry if you can't start a fire, the outdoor fireplace has a gas log lighter. Let the kids roam around freely in this gated community. Hike from the cottage to the staffed Greeters Cottage, check out daily activities. Hike to Cedar Cliff Lake and back, a great hike for the not too serious hiker. For the serious hiking Jump Up trail. Mill Pond Pavilion is close, a community building with paddle wheel, wishing well & stocked trout ponds, great place to watch the kids enjoy the great outdoors. Many kids have caught their first fish at the trout pond. You will be amazed to how kids take to this outdoor adventure community. Bear Creek Park located onsite is geared to the enjoyment of the young ones. Bear Lake Reserve safe, secure & private




Keywords: Resort, Cottage, Lake, Golf, Mountain, Canoe, Kayak, Boating, Fishing, Hiking

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 3280 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Concierge
          • Massage
          • Staff

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Children Welcome:

            'Pack & Play' and high chair included....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            With pet deposit...moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Guest Bedroom #2 Main floor : 2 double

            Custom log furniture....moreless

          • Guest Bedroom #3 Lower Level: 1 double, 3 twin/ single

            Log Bunk Beds, with box springs. Timbered ceiling...moreless

          • Guest Bedroom #4 / Media Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Pull out double bed by Lane. Sound surround Flat TV ...moreless

          • Master Bedroom: 1 king

            Private Bathroom with dual vanties, oversized shower. ...moreless

          • Bedrooms nicely furnished, America West theme. Linens provided. 4-Flat screen TV's total with DirectTV and ceiling fans in each bedroom....moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Private Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

            Over size shower...moreless

          • Guest Bathroom, Main Floor: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • Guest Bathroom, Lower Level: toilet, shower

            Steam shower, Heated Floor & Gentlemans Toilet...moreless

          • Lower level bathroom has steam shower, heated floor and private toilet area. Laundry chute, tile floor, granite counter tops with dual vanities....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Bedroom nicely furnished, America West theme. Linens provided. TV and ceiling fans in each bedroom. Lower bath has steam shower, heated floor, gentleman's toilet and private toilet area. Laundry chute, tile floor, granite counter tops with dual vanities. Full size washer and dryer included....moreless

              Entertainment

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Theme Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Mountain View:

                Mountain and Valley views from two elevated decks...moreless

              • Resort:

                Bear Lake Reserve a Lake Front Resort...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountaineering
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Snowboarding
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining:

                Kitchen bar top has setting for 2 people. Lower level covered outdoor deck has dining table setting 8 people....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace:

                Wood burning fireplace on outside rear deck....moreless

              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                Located at Lake Club...moreless

              • Free Long Distance
              • Gas Fireplace:

                Gas fireplace located in bar area...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                Flat screen TV with DirectTV and sound surround....moreless

              • Parking:

                Parking at front of lodge for 4 cars. Overflow parking nearby....moreless

              • Telephone:

                Free long distance calls...moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                Full size washer & dryer...moreless

              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace:

                2 firewood burning fireplaces, firewood supplied in winter. Easy light log starters....moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                Large party coffee maker included....moreless

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Stainless Steel appliances with granite counter tops...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven:

                Electric...moreless

              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator:

                Side by side Side by side bar refrigerator lower level...moreless

              • Stove:

                Electric ...moreless

              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Boat:

                Canoes, kayaks, jet skis, paddle boards and pontoon boats available to rent...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                2 outdoor decks with mountain views...moreless

              • Golf:

                Located at Golf Club. One set of clubs provided with golf balls....moreless

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              • Heated Pool
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Low Season
              Oct 26 - May 1, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $240
              $1,600
              Peak Season
              May 2 - Oct 24, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $355
              $2,300

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Cleaning fee $150 + tax
              • Pet Fee $75 + tax
              • Property Damage Protection $49
              • Tax Rate 10.75%

              Notes:

              All resort fees to Bear Lake Reserve included in rate. Rates subject to change at owners discretion.

              Upon arrival you will be met by our staff Greeter. The Greeter provides an orientation of your lodge, Bear Lake Reserve and the surrounding area. The Greeter will be able to address all your questions and is available throughout your stay. The Greeter will start your vacation off informed.


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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              Last updated: 10/20/2014
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              Location

              54 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Asheville, NC
              5 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Bear Lake Reserve, Lake Club, onsite
              5 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Bear Lake Reserve Golf Club, onsite
              45 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Clemson, SC Amtrak Crescent
              6 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Hwy NC 107
              5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Bear Lake Reserve, Lake Club, onsite
              40 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Cataloochee Ski Area, Maggie Valley
              5 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Bear Lake Reserve, Lake Club, onsite

              Car: Necessary

              The Smoky Mountain region of North Carolina has a multitude of opportunities to relax and enjoy the natural environment. LOCAL ACTIVITIES - Pontoon Boat Rentals. Bicycling, Whitewater Rafting, Hiking, Fishing, Watersports, Horse Back Riding, Boating, Scenic Car Drives, Golfing, Kayak, Canoe, Power Boat Rentals and Tennis. Nearby towns offer unique Shopping, Dining and Sightseeing. AREA ATTRACTIONS - Cherokee Indian Reservation and Casino, The Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Outdoor Drama 'Unto These Hills', Mountain Heritage Center at WCU, Great Smoky Mountain Railroad. Biltmore Estates, Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Trail and Natahala Outdoor Center. Big name concerts at Harrahs Cherokee Casino and WNC.

              Other Activities: Check out the property at www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLlL52hPu2Q

              Golf: Onsite Bear Lake Reserve Golf Club

              Ski: Cataloochee Ski Area, Maggie Valley, NC

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2006

              About the owner: William & Gayle Clark, semi-retired, love to travel and enjoy the outdoors. Avid skier, kayaker and hiker. Retired school teacher & home builder.

              Why the Owner Chose Tuckasegee:
              Purchased at Bear Lake Reserve for it's natural beauty and outdoor activities. Owned property at the beach for years and decided we needed something quiet and relaxful.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              Love spending time on the lake, sitting on the rear deck enjoying the mountain views and the cozy fire.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Open concept for family gathering.

                Open concept for family gathering.

              • Upper rear deck with wood burning fireplace. Magnificent mountain view.

                Upper rear deck with wood burning fireplace. Magnificent mountain view.

              • Wood burning fireplace, flat screen TV with sound surround.

                Wood burning fireplace, flat screen TV with sound surround.

              • A room with a view.

                A room with a view.

              • To the bar and lower level living area.

                To the bar and lower level living area.

              • Master bath with 2 vanities, large shower and walk in closet.

                Master bath with 2 vanities, large shower and walk in closet.

              • Lower level bunk room. Three singles and one double bed.

                Lower level bunk room. Three singles and one double bed.

              • Lower level rec room and lounge area.

                Lower level rec room and lounge area.

              • Media room with pull out double bed. Flat screen with surround sound.

                Media room with pull out double bed. Flat screen with surround sound.

              • Lower level deck with seating for eight.

                Lower level deck with seating for eight.

              • Bear Lake Reserve Lake Club

                Bear Lake Reserve Lake Club

              • Jack Nicklaus designed Golf Course on top of the mountain.

                Jack Nicklaus designed Golf Course on top of the mountain.

              • High Country Lodge located at the end of road. Parking for 4 cars

                High Country Lodge located at the end of road. Parking for 4 cars

              • Upper rear deck with outside dining.

                Upper rear deck with outside dining.

              • Main level master bedroom with king size bed.

                Main level master bedroom with king size bed.

              • Main level guest room. Two double beds.

                Main level guest room. Two double beds.

              • Lower level lounge area.

                Lower level lounge area.

              • Wet bar with fridge,dishwasher,granite and Foosball table.

                Wet bar with fridge,dishwasher,granite and Foosball table.

              • Lower level guest bath. Steam shower, urinal and dual vanities.

                Lower level guest bath. Steam shower, urinal and dual vanities.

              • Welcome to Bear Lake Reserve

                Welcome to Bear Lake Reserve

              • Bear Creek Lake @ Bear Lake Reserve

                Bear Creek Lake @ Bear Lake Reserve

              • Dogs Love High Country Lodge Too!

                Dogs Love High Country Lodge Too!

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              Date last modified - Monday, October 20, 2014

              $240 - $355 per night (USD)
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              4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

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              Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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              Member since: 2007
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated 10/20/2014
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