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'the Dock House' - Get Away and Get Cozy This Winter!

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Last updated: 12/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Lake Nantahala house description

Thanks for stopping by and welcome to The Dock House!!

The Dock House is a prime spot for family vacations. The mountain panoramic views are exceptional. We are located on pristine Nantahala Lake, which is the second highest lake east of the Mississippi, and one of the cleanest man made lakes in the world. Rising 3000 feet above sea level, the Mountain topography produces mild temperatures in spring and summer. Fall follows which a spectacular display of Mother Nature’s colorful artistry - as the autumn leaves turn brilliant hues of orange, yellow, crimson and gold. Winter has its own allure – providing visitors with a secluded idyllic winter wonderland.

The Dock House was custom designed to fit it’s surroundings and might be the closest home to Nantahala Lake. The deck is a mere 10 feet from the shore line which makes for an easy walk to the oversized dock. Also, nearly every room in the house has a view of the lake, including the master shower, hot tub area and the sauna. The tile and slate selected for the bath rooms enhances the feeling of warmth and serenity that the Nantahala area is known for. The Silestone counter tops and the gourmet kitchen make meal preparation a pleasure! We have spacious decks which are perfect for sunbathing, reading, relaxing and family outdoor gatherings. Our home is also equipped with a big screen TV and pool table. ! The unique 2 master bedroom plan makes it perfect for 2 cost conscious families that like sharing vacation time together. There's a bunk room that sleeps 6 and a loft that sleeps 4, so there's plenty of room for the kids!


The Dock House is truly a unique home. You can tell by looking at how the house blends in with the mountain side. The site was carefully selected for the optimum view and to harvest the magnificent red oaks which were milled into the extensive hardwood flooring and crafted into the beautiful hand rails in the foyer and loft. The post and beam interior was constructed from whole white oak posts and rough sawn white pine beams, which mostly came from the house site as well. The custom designed doors, kitchen cabinets and the one of a kind kitchen table were all hand made from an ancient black walnut tree that was blown down by a storm that passed through Andrews, NC in May of 2002.


The Nantahala area has a lot to offer families who want to create wonderful memories! Entertainment enthusiasts will enjoy the Mountainside Theater, located in the heart of Cherokee Indian Country. The theater is famous for its production of “Unto These Hills”, which is a live re-enactment of the story behind the Cherokee Indian historic “Trail of Tears” journey. Or, hop aboard the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad for your choice of scenic family train rides or romantic gourmet dining. The Railroad also presents a Mystery Theater dinner on select Friday nights. Sports fans will delight in nearby offerings of white water rafting, mountain biking, skiing, and hiking. If you are adventurous you must go rafting down the Nantahala River. It is one of the finest whitewater rafting rivers in the country. And, the Tsali Recreation Area is fast becoming a “Mecca” for lovers of mountain biking. Hikers of all ages will appreciate the world famous Appalachian Trial, which you can pick up with a short drive from home. You also don’t want to miss a drive up to the top of Wayah Bald, which offers stunning views for miles of the Western North Carolina landscape.

So, thanks again for letting us share a little bit about The Dock House with you. And, call or email today to make your reservation!

Warmest regards,
Michael

P.S. – Be sure to click on the link to our web site! It’s just down the page below the availability calendar. We have extra pictures, local attractions and the floor plan


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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 12-14

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Swim Dock, 61" big screen TV, life jackets, floats

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Pool Table
              • Satellite / Cable:

                (4) Den, Kitchen, Loft and Master Bedroom...moreless

              • Stereo
              • VCR
              • Video Game Console:

                XBox - Please bring your own games. Mine have gotten scratched up!...moreless

              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Lakefront:

                    Very easy walk down the wooden stairs to the dock!...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Rafting
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Broadband Access:

                    Frontier/Verizon 1.5 M DSL...moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Free Long Distance:

                    For calls within the Continental US. If your calling Tajikistan there will be a small investment ... :)...moreless

                  • Gas Fireplace:

                    In master bed room...moreless

                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

                  Kitchen

                  • Catering Available:

                    Calls for details...moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    coffee maker, bread maker, blender, toaster oven, ice cream maker, cutlery, etc...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator:

                    (2) Bar sized refrigerator in the Den. Full sized frig in the kitchen...moreless

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    (2) See pictures at my web site. The link is on this page....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Pool / Spa

                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Christmas
                  Dec 20 - Dec 27, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $2,687
                  Winter
                  Jan 3 - Mar 28, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $299
                  Spring
                  Mar 29 - May 21, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $375
                  $2,487
                  June
                  May 30 - Jun 27, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,587
                  July
                  Jun 28 - Jul 31, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,687
                  August
                  Aug 1 - Sep 5, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,587

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $150
                  • Taxes Not included

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                  Last updated: 12/15/2014
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                  Photos

                  • View from Deck

                    View from Deck

                  • Dock, kayaks and lake view!

                    Dock, kayaks and lake view!

                  • New pavilion with Hot Tub and HD TV

                    New pavilion with Hot Tub and HD TV

                  • Gourmet Kitchen, check our website for a list of appliances

                    Gourmet Kitchen, check our website for a list of appliances

                  • Den with pool table and mini fridge

                    Den with pool table and mini fridge

                  • Den

                    Den

                  • Master BR has HD TV and built in DVD player.

                    Master BR has HD TV and built in DVD player.

                  • Sauna .... with a lake view!

                    Sauna .... with a lake view!

                  • Second Master Bedroom with a lake view.

                    Second Master Bedroom with a lake view.

                  • Lakeside view from The Dock House

                    Lakeside view from The Dock House

                  • Bald Eagles are thriving at Lake Nantahala

                    Bald Eagles are thriving at Lake Nantahala

                  • The lake is lowered slowly starting in late summer. This is typical of November

                    The lake is lowered slowly starting in late summer. This is typical of November

                  • New pavilion with Hot Tub and HD TV

                    New pavilion with Hot Tub and HD TV

                  • Keeping room with wood burning fireplace and HD TV

                    Keeping room with wood burning fireplace and HD TV

                  • Kitchen/Keeping room

                    Kitchen/Keeping room

                  • Game table in the den

                    Game table in the den

                  • Master Bedroom with lake view

                    Master Bedroom with lake view

                  • Heated Whirlpool tub and double shower with seat. Each has view of the lake.

                    Heated Whirlpool tub and double shower with seat. Each has view of the lake.

                  • Foyer ... has a lake view.

                    Foyer ... has a lake view.

                  • Loft, lake view, of course

                    Loft, lake view, of course

                  • The Dock House has beautiful moon sets too. This was 11-12-2011 at 7:40 AM

                    The Dock House has beautiful moon sets too. This was 11-12-2011 at 7:40 AM

                  • View from the Wayah Bald fire tower. 20 minute ride from the house.

                    View from the Wayah Bald fire tower. 20 minute ride from the house.

                  • Greetings from all of us!

                    Greetings from all of us!

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                  Date last modified - Monday, December 15, 2014

                  $299 - $527 per night (USD)
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                  4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 14

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                  Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                  Lake Nantahala #37265

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