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Creekside Log Cabin in Beautiful Secluded Setting 20 Min to Cleveland

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Last updated: 03/04/2015
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Cleveland cabin description

The Ivy Cottage is our smallest and most affordable cabin. This 450 square foot two-story log cabin makes no concessions when it comes to comfortable furnishings and charm. It's got everything you need. This cabin is very popular with business travelers, couples, and small families. The downstairs bedroom has a double bed with a 19 inch flat screen TV, DVD player, and movie collection. Additional sleeping is available on two twin beds located in the loft, which is accessed by a ' ship's ladder '. The living room is small but is made very comfortable with 2 wing-back chairs, and one has an ottoman.

The kitchen has a table for two, stove/oven, single basin sink, toaster, microwave oven, coffee maker, and a small refrigerator that fits underneath the kitchen counter. The bathroom has a full size shower/tub combination with jacuzzi jets and a single basin sink. We believe that you will find the furnishings very pleasing right down to the hand carved kissing squirrels.

While cozy on the inside, a large deck wraps around two sides of the cabin and provides additional 'outdoor living space'. Just outside of your bedroom door you'll hear the sounds of the creek tumbling by on it's way to the Ocoee River. The deck features reclined bench seating positioned around a patio fireplace, and a table with 4 chairs for outdoor dining. Across the gravel driveway you'll see multiple flower gardens, a nice grassy field for sports, horse shoe pit, basketball court, and a creek for exploring.

It is about a 1 minute walk down to our riverside pavilion and swimming/fishing dock. Wildlife commonly seen are Great Blue Herrons, Kingfishers, wild ducks, bald eagles, river otters, and of course fish. We even saw a deer once swimming in the river!

We have been offering Ivy Cottage for nightly rentals for 18 years with plenty of repeat customers. Some of our previous guests comments for Ivy Cottage include 'One of the most beautiful peaceful places that we have ever been to...', 'This was one of the many great surprises my husband has given me over the years...', 'We had such a great time on our honeymoon! The Ivy Cottage cabin, fireplace, and atmosphere was an added touch to a stress free vacation. We can't wait to come back...', 'absolutely incredible! I was taken aback with the beauty and atmosphere of this cabin!', 'Total perfection in a small package'.

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Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years of age...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    Sylvania 19' Digital LCD TV. No cable or satellite but we normally receive about 17 channels including ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, and PBS....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront:

    Ivy Cottage is next to a creek, and is a 1 minute walk to our riverside pavilion and dock on the Ocoee River....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Ivy Cottage has central heat and air conditioning...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Linens, bath towels, and kitchen towels are provided...moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    Verizon wireless work very well at the property. Not sure about others....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Public boat ramp at Lake Ocoee is just 10-15 minutes away....moreless

  • Telephone:

    A public phone with unlimited local calling, but long distance blocked, is located just outside of the cabin...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless internet is broadcasted from our office, a short walk from the cabin....moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All cooking and eating utensils are provided along with paper towels, napkins, paper plates, disposable cups, coffee filters, salt/pepper, sugar/sweetener packets, and dishwashing soap....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is compact but has everything that most people need including a 20' stove w/oven, single basin sink, toaster, microwave oven, and coffee maker....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator:

    Kenmore 3.0 cu. ft. capacity; fits underneath the counter; the freezer space is pretty small....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a deck on the front and side of cabin. The bedroom door opens onto the deck and the creek is just below. There is a table with 4 chairs, reclined bench seating and a wood burning patio fireplace....moreless

  • Gazebo:

    A riverside pavilion with swimming/fishing dock is a 1-2 minute walk from Ivy Cottage....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub:

    Kohler Devonshire Whirlpool with 8 adjustable jets. Integral lumbar support and armrests to cradle the body. 60' x 32' x 20' 60 gallons....moreless

 

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$ 85/night Sun-Thurs Nov 1- March 16
$ 99/night Sun-Thurs March 17 - May 31, and August 21 - October 31
$119/night Sun-Thurs June 1 -Aug 20 & Holidays
$ 95/night Fri-Sat Dec 1 - Mar 15
$115/night Fri-Sat Mar 16 - April 30
$119/night Fri-Sat May 1 - November 30
Rates are for 4 persons or less
10% discount applied to 5 or more nights. There is no cleaning fee!  Tax is 12.25%

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Location

28 Miles
Nearest Airport
Chattanooga (CHA)
9 Miles
Nearest Golf
Chatata Valley
1.9 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 64/74 and 411
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Ocoee Dam, Deli and Diner
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Parksville Beach and Mac Point Beach on Lake Ocoee

Car: Necessary

Glider rides/instruction, tree-canopy ziplines, boat rentals on Lake Ocoee, wineries, scenic train rides, sporting clay shooting, and and one of the largest gun stores in the south.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 1994

About: We are Kevin and Jenny Rogers. We are both Tennessee natives and graduates of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. We have a 14 year old son who is just starting high school, two dogs, and two cats. We love the outdoors and have enjoyed sharing our beautiful Ivy Cottage cabin with guests for the past 18 years. This place was originally built as a riverside retreat by Jenny's late mother Warnie Elizabeth Dooly Finnell. She lived and worked in Cleveland, and came here to rest and play.

Why Cleveland:
Cleveland is convenient to the beautiful Ocoee Region which is a great place to visit. The Cherokee National Forest is just 10 minutes away where we enjoy kayaking, hiking, backpacking, swimming, and mountain biking. We enjoy floating from the Ocoee Dam to our property in the summer. When we feel like a little city life we travel about 40 minutes to Chattanooga where we can enjoy shopping, great restaurants, the TN Aquarium, music and art festivals, University of Tennessee events, minor league baseball games, scenic river cruises, and so much more. Also, Lee University is just 20 minutes away in Cleveland and hosts numerous cultural and sporting events.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The best thing about Ivy Cottage is that it so dang cute. Round logs, exposed rafters, unique construction, a 'ships ladder' to the loft where 2 twin beds are built into the sloping roof, wide plank floors, and tastefully decorated, and that's just the inside. Step out of the master bedroom onto a deck full of amenities, and the sounds of a creek tumbling by below. Some of our guests enjoy the simple beauty of their cabin and surroundings, rarely leaving our property. Have a campfire on the patio, read, tell stories or just listen to the night sounds. We have 17 wooded acres where you can take a stroll, cast a line for trout or bass, turn over rocks in the creek to find salamanders, take a swim in the river, or just watch it roll by from a dock chair. Ivy Cottage is just 20 minutes from Cleveland and perfect for those who don't want to stay in a hotel or hear 'city sounds' in the evening. There is absolutely no comparison! Check us out. I like going to the 'Big' city of Cleveland, but I'd rather sleep here at Ivy Cottage.


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Photos

  • Ivy Cottage Cabin in summertime.

    Ivy Cottage Cabin in summertime.

  • Cozy living room with comfortable chairs.

    Cozy living room with comfortable chairs.

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  • View from the loft overlooks kitchen and living room.

    View from the loft overlooks kitchen and living room.

  • Bathroom has shower/jetted tub combination.

    Bathroom has shower/jetted tub combination.

  • View from the bedroom door across the creek.

    View from the bedroom door across the creek.

  • Big snows here are not that common; but magical when it happens!

    Big snows here are not that common; but magical when it happens!

  • Ocoee River, pavilion and dock just a couple of minutes walk from Ivy Cottage.

    Ocoee River, pavilion and dock just a couple of minutes walk from Ivy Cottage.

  • Many flower beds to enjoy around the property.

    Many flower beds to enjoy around the property.

  • More flower beds seen from Ivy Cottage.

    More flower beds seen from Ivy Cottage.

  • Our "phone booth".

    Our "phone booth".

  • Lake Ocoee just 10 minutes away for swimming, boating, fishing, photography,....

    Lake Ocoee just 10 minutes away for swimming, boating, fishing, photography,....

  • Ivy Cottage in summertime. The creek is down below the deck.

    Ivy Cottage in summertime. The creek is down below the deck.

  • Kitchen with all essentials.

    Kitchen with all essentials.

  • Loft bedroom with 2 twin beds; accessed by a "ships ladder".

    Loft bedroom with 2 twin beds; accessed by a "ships ladder".

  • Bathroom vanity.

    Bathroom vanity.

  • Back deck with fireplace, and creek below. Bedroom door is to the right.

    Back deck with fireplace, and creek below. Bedroom door is to the right.

  • Ivy Cottage is decorated for Christmas during December.

    Ivy Cottage is decorated for Christmas during December.

  • View of Ivy Cottage from across the creek on a snowy day.

    View of Ivy Cottage from across the creek on a snowy day.

  • Seasonal flowers at Ivy Cottage.

    Seasonal flowers at Ivy Cottage.

  • Welcoming committee member, Corky standing by one of many flower gardens onsite.

    Welcoming committee member, Corky standing by one of many flower gardens onsite.

  • More flowers

    More flowers

  • We have a basketball court onsite.

    We have a basketball court onsite.

  • Whitewater rafting on the Ocoee River. There are several outfitters close by.

    Whitewater rafting on the Ocoee River. There are several outfitters close by.

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