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Sits on 3 acres with partial mountain views and a very private & beautiful setting 5 bedrooms: 1 king in master, 1 queen, 2 XL twins, 2 XL twins and 2 regular twins 3 full baths (Master bath has a jetted tub) 5 person Hot Tub Direct TV, high speed wireless internet (6mb DSL) Wood burning fireplace Central heating and air Washer & dryer Ping pong table, slate pool table, and dart board in Rec room 60' covered front porch and 60' back deck with 3-burner gas grill Whole-house water filter, 80 gallon hot water tank You do not need 4-wheel drive to access. Modern cabin built in 2000. 5 person tent - May through September we try to set up near to house a fun "luxury tent" option for kids No pets. Tried it... didn't work.
Drive a short one and one-half hours from Atlanta to the heart of the North Georgia Mountains and the Lake District. Spring, summer, fall or winter, you will have access to myriad outdoor activities befitting the season or holiday. Except for summer swimming and winter skiing, most outdoor activities are available year-round.
Surround yourself in nature with bountiful waterfalls, the Chattooga National Forest, the Chattooga and the Tallulah Rivers, and the spectacular Tallulah Gorge and Falls and well-maintained State Parks. Lake Rabun and Lake Burton await you with nearby public boat access areas, boat rentals, water skiing, tubing and swimming beaches. Discover Tugaloo and Tallulah Lakes –hidden gems—perfect for a picnic.
Whether riding a horse through forested trails, white water river rafting, zip-lining over a river or canopied forest, playing tennis in an adjacent state park (5 minutes from house) or visiting the nearby Jane Hurt Yarn Nature Interpretative Center, you will be amazed at the proximity and variety of activities available.
Hiking and biking trails abound in a variety of settings—lakeside, riverside and through National Forests and State Parks. Excellent golfing opportunities are close-by and affordable at the Orchard, Kingwood Golf Club near Clayton and a 9-hole public golf course, Rabun Country Golf Club, in Clayton. Excellent fishing abounds for all ages in close-by lakes, streams and rivers. The Tallulah River is stocked twice a week by the Department of Natural Resources. Don’t miss the most beautiful fall foliage in the SE when Lakemont changes seasons. Snow skiing in the winter is available at Sapphire Valley, NC (1 1/2 hours away).
Pack your bags and “head to the hills” for a weekend, week or month in this totally private, perfectly located, completely outfitted and generously appointed upscale cabin in the woods!
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Very well equipped. Quality plates, glasses and silverware. Most everything available: Dishwasher, propane stove and propane oven, microwave, blender, coffee maker, tea/hot water, quality pots/pans....moreless
Lots of extra paper towels, toilet paper, napkins, tissues, etc....moreless
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $7 per night, per additional guest
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Housekeeping$100 + tax
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Additional Guests = 2 guests is base rate. *Add $7/night per person (over 2 guests)*.
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Very close to Tallulah Gorge State Park and the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center. Lakemont has many nearby activities that include easy access to fishing, Lake Rabun, Lake Burton, Lake Tallulah & Lake Tugaloo, swimming, boating, jet ski, hiking, waterfalls, mountain biking, skiing, horseback riding, sightseeing, shopping, arts & crafts, pottery, flea markets, state parks, fish hatchery, wineries, Appalachian trail, whitewater rafting, trout fishing, etc. These activities are all available in the beautiful northeast Georgia Mountains. Helen, GA and Franklin, NC and Highlands, NC approximately 40 minute drive.
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: I live in Atlanta most of the time and spend part time working on family farm in Perry, GA with pecans and timber.
Why the Owner Chose Lakemont: Very spacious, private and convenient to North Georgia lakes and towns. Only 1 1/2 hour drive from Atlanta. Fun recreation area in basement. Purchased and refurbished in 2012+. Less than 15 minutes to Clayton.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin: Enjoy the fresh air of the Georgia mountains. Stay in touch as much as you like with directv, dsl and excellent cell phone signals. Excellent water pressure and 80 gallon hot water heater. Excellent air conditioner and excellent propane furnace central air for entire house. Two 60' porches - one overlooking North Georgia mountains, one covered. Golf (at The Orchard) about 15 minutes. Small lake beach and tennis about 5 minutes - located at Tallulah Gorge State Park on Terrora Circle. Convenient to highway and accessible with any car. We have a 5 person tent set up as an additional option for kids. When it rains the house is full of available activities. Good bird watching. Plentiful parking. Modern appliances. Good sports viewing options with multiple HD TVs. Kitchen has everything you need. Comfy beds, comfy linens, comfy pillows, etc. We are constantly trying to improve quality and comfort of rental house.