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

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Last updated: 03/02/2015
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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

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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

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. During peak summer months Saturday to Saturday stays may be required.


Cancellation policy:

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


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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.

  • 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 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. Off bar area.

    Lower level deck with seating for eight. Off bar area.

  • 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.  Great mountain views

    Upper rear deck with outside dining. Great mountain views

  • Living room open to kitchen.

    Living room open to kitchen.

  • Stainless steel and granite top kitchen.  With all cooking needs.

    Stainless steel and granite top kitchen. With all cooking needs.

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

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

  • To the bar and lower level living area.

    To the bar and lower level living area.

  • Lower level lounge area.  Gas fireplace.

    Lower level lounge area. Gas fireplace.

  • 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.  Private toilet.

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

  • Welcome to Bear Lake Reserve.  Arrival gate

    Welcome to Bear Lake Reserve. Arrival gate

  • Bear Creek Lake @ Bear Lake Reserve.  Two beautiful mountain lakes.

    Bear Creek Lake @ Bear Lake Reserve. Two beautiful mountain lakes.

  • Dogs Love High Country Lodge Too!

    Dogs Love High Country Lodge Too!

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Cottage
  • Reviews
    43
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/02/2015
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