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Secluded Mountain Retreat on 300 Acres. Relax in the Cherokee Nat. Forest

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The Cottage at Hemlock Grove offers total relaxation in a country setting.

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Last updated: 12/03/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Tellico Plains cottage description

You deserve a secluded restful vacation in the Smoky Mountains. This is the perfect site for family reunions or groups of friends to gather! Enjoy nature and all it has to offer deep in the Appalachian Mountains and the Cherokee National Forest in Tennessee, 22 miles east of Vonore & Tellico Plains in the vast Citico Wilderness Area.

The Cottage at Hemlock Grove, located only 50 minutes from I-75 or the Knoxville Airport, tucks you away in extreme privacy and luxury in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. Located in a private hollow on 300 acres you can immerse your senses in all that Nature has to offer. Spend days exploring streams, old growth forests, an old mountaineer homestead, and expansive, unspoiled views after hiking to a private mountain top ridge. This is a true Tennessee mountain experience without roughing it!

For its remoteness, this upscale cottage is surprisingly close to many attractions. Bring your jet-skis or boat and enjoy Tellico and Chilhowee Lakes. Boat ramps are just a few miles away. Abundant trout run in gorgeous, rushing, Citico Creek just minutes away. The Citico forest service road runs along the creek for twenty magnificent miles through the Cherokee National Forest to the breathtaking Cherohala Skyway (Hwy 165) and Indian Boundary Lake.

Thirteen trails, within the National Forest, totaling 57.4 miles provide access to much of Citico Creek Wilderness. For a fun day trip, Dollywood and the other attractions of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg are less than two scenic hours away (76 miles). Scenic drive enthusiasts will love the proximity to the 'tail of the dragon' or Highway 129 to Deal's Gap.

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The Bunkhouse is not generally available December-March due to wood only heating and water pipe freeze potential.

Keywords: Secluded Smoky Mountain Cottage With Privacy, Hiking And Lush Woodland Views, Cherokee National Forest, Tellico Lake , Chillhowee Lake, Tail of the Dragon (scenic drive), Citico Creek, Charohala Skyway, Scenic Drives, hiking and wildlife galore! Hwy 360 Hwy 165 Charohala-skyway charohala Skyway

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Renters should be 25 or older to sign the contract. For safety reasons, we prefer no children under 5. However we leave this to your discretion....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            This is a wonderful place for young people to explore, hike, bike, swim in nearby lakes and be in a country setting unlike any others. Parents with children younger than 5 may find it difficult to protect the hand-made rugs and breakable decorative items throughout the cottage. One young guest couldn't resist the alarm panel that he reached by climbing a chair. This house is not particularly child-proofed and presents certain dangers to young ones including a hard-wood staircase and wood-burning stove. Guardians take full responsibility. We prefer children over 5....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Sorry, due to potential guests allergies and our committment to provide a very clean and well-kept cottage, we do not allow any pets indoors....moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

            There are 6 steps at each entrance....moreless

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 12-18

          • The TV Den: 2 twin/ single

            The Den contains a twin daybed and a trundle bed...moreless

          • Cherry Room Upstairs: 1 double

            Sleeep 2 on Full Size Bed...moreless

          • Mahogany Room Upstairs: 2 twin/ single

            Sleeps two. Master Suite with Full En Suite Bath Room...moreless

          • Pine Bedroom Upstairs: 1 queen

            Sleeps 2. Adjacent to the Upstairs Guest Bath Room...moreless

          • Brass Bedroom Downstairs: 1 queen

            Sleeps Two. Closest to the kitchen and hot tub...moreless

          • Maple Bedroom Downstairs: 2 twin/ single

            Sleeps 2. 2 twins beds for singles or young people to share...moreless

          • The Bunkhouse about 50 ft away: 1 queen, 4 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            The Bunkhouse has its own full bath, kithenette, pool table...moreless

          • The Bunkhouse is required for parties over 12. Add Extra $100 per night. King size beds (1) The Master bedroom (Mahogany Room) comprises of two twins side by side creating a King sized effect. Very Comfortable!, Queen size Beds (1) Two Queen Bedrooms - One upstairs (Pine Room) and one on the first floor (Brass Room)., Double Beds (1) One Double Bedroom(Cherry Room) on the second floor., Twin or Single Beds (1) The Maple Room has two twins on the first floor. Great for Kids or two singles., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Also, the TV Den had a Twin Daybed and Twin Trundle Bed to sleep two comfortably on standard twin mattresses. The Bunkhouse is additional cost....moreless

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          • Guest Bathroom Upstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • Guest Bathroom Downstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • Outdoor shower near Hottub: outdoor shower

            ...moreless

          • Master Bathroom Upstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower

            En Suite to the Master Bedroom. Huge Closet Also....moreless

          • Bunkhouse Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Bunkhouse is an additional cost. See Rates....moreless

          • The Bunkhouse Bathroom is available only with Bunkhouse rental.

          Other Amenities

              • Note: An adjacent Bunkhouse offers a 4th bathroom, Kitchenette, refrigerator, pool table and sleeping for 8 for an extra charge per night. Perfect for teenagers or family members to have some seclusion. Bunkhouse is closed December - March. Heating is by wood burning heater only. Bunkhouse does have AC The 5 bedroom Cottage also has a Woodburning Stove,Copper Fire Pit, Large Deck with Ample Seating, Covered Front Porch, Hammock, Rockers, One outdoor shower and three indoor showers! SORRY, NO SMOKING OR PETS INDOORS, All this for less than the price of a basic hotel room on the highway! We also offer nearby 'Lakewood' (623 Mt. Pleasant Rd) with 3 bedrooms that can be rented for larger groups. See our website at www.hemlockgrove.com...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books:

                We offer a selection of fun 'reads' in the Den....moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                Some board games and puzzles are provided....moreless

              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library:

                We provide a limited library of various mountain theme music including Blue Grass. Direct TV music channels also provided specific music channels....moreless

              • Pool Table:

                Pool Table is located in the Bunkhouse available only with Bunkhouse Rental....moreless

              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable:

                The central TV Den on the first floor is connected to Direct TV....moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television:

                1 TV with DirectTV service is available....moreless

              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                We carrry a limited library of mountain and Kid's theme videos and DVDs. Bring Videos or DVDs to play!...moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Museums

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Mountain View:

                This two story cottage is nestled in a mountain hollow with a tiny creek and gorgeous woodland and lawn views....moreless

              • Rural

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing

              Communication / Internet

                  • Fax

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    With the adjacent deck, there is ample seating for meals....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Central Heat and Air Conditioning - Electric in the Cottage only. Bunkhouse has AC and wood burning heater....moreless

                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Full Size...moreless

                  • Firewood
                  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                    There are some free weights and a weight bench in the Bunkhouse. Available only with Bunkhouse rental....moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    Central Heat and Air Conditioning - Electric in the Cottage only. Bunkhouse has wood burning heater. ...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Satelite wireless internet connection is available at our cabin just a short 1/4 mile walk from the Cottage. Bring your smart phone or laptop and stay in touch from outside the cabin. Table Provided...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Luxury linens provided. Please bring beach towels for outdoor use and we always suggest bringing your favorite pillow...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Living room and den area...moreless

                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking:

                    Plenty of parking on a gravel driveway....moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    This property is way off the beaten path. There is loads of parking for RVs, trailers, whatever you bring!...moreless

                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    Feel free to bring all the toys to enjoy nearby lakes and wilderness areas. Extra charge for RV use...moreless

                  • Security System
                  • Telephone:

                    Cell phones do not work at this location. A land line is provided. We ask that you purchase a long distance calling card to make long distance calls....moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided:

                    1 luxury bath sheet and washcloth are provided for up to 12 guests. The bunkhouse has standard sized towels for 6. Bring beach towels for outdoor use....moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    Full Size...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Satelite wireless internet connection is available at our cabin just a short 1/4 mile walk from the Cottage. Bring your smart phone or laptop and stay in touch from outside the cabin....moreless

                  • Wood Stove:

                    A wood burning stove in the living room/dining room created a cozy warm atmosphere for those chilly East Tennessee Nights!...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Two coffeemakers provided...moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Everything you need is provided including Chef knives....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Set of dishes serves 12. Silverware for 20+ provided...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Kitchen:

                    This kitchen is supremely well stocked. Everything you need to prepare a Holiday Feast!...moreless

                  • Lobster Pot
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items:

                    Some basic spices and oil and vinegar are provided....moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    An extra refigerator is available in the bunkhouse with bunkhouse rental....moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster:

                    Two toasters provided...moreless

                  Outside

                  • Barbecue
                  • Deck / Patio:

                    The huge deck is nestled among the towering Hemlock Trees (Thus the name Hemlock Grove) and can seat over 20 guests. A copper fire pit provides a centerpiece. The deck stretches across the entire rear of the house and includes a private outdoor shower!...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    Lanai?? We call it a Front Porch here in Tennessee! Our covered front porch is the perfect spot to relax in one of two oak rockers....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    We have a hammock with outdoor pillows. Acres of grass and woodlands for kids to play and explore....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Propane Grill...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Porch / Veranda:

                    Covered front porch for relaxing in Rockers....moreless

                  • Small Cooler
                  • Wood Deck

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    This outdoor Hot Tub will seat up to 6. See pictures on our website...moreless

                  • Outdoor Hot Tub

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card
                       

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                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Tax Rate 11%

                      Notes:

                      Max 12 guests for Cottage Only.

                      The Bunkhouse IS required for parties with more than 12 guests.

                      The Bunkhouse is not available December - March due to water pipe freeze hazard.

                      Rates are subject to change until a deposit and signed rental agreement are received. A rental agreement will be emailed to you for signature. Call or email to inquire about any questions or concerns you may have.


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                      Last updated: 12/03/2014
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                      Location

                      40 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      TYS Tyson McGee Airport Maryville TN
                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Highway 411 Vonore, TN Nearest Store, Gas

                      Car: Necessary

                      Private Hiking on 300 Acres, National Forest Hiking/fishing/Hunting, Amusement Parks (Dollywood), Antiqueing (Sweetwater) Fishing, Museums (Sequoya, Lost Sea), Swimming in Nearby Tellico Lake and Chilhowee Lake, Tubing on Citco Creek, Fort Loudon State Park and beach, Relaxing and reading too. All are WELCOME!

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2000

                      About the owner: We are based in Atlanta but have two vacation rentals in Monroe County Tennessee.

                      Why the Owner Chose Tellico Plains:
                      This property is adjacent (1/4 mile) to our log cabin vacation home. The combined properties = over 300 acres offering privacy and seclusion from our city life in Atlanta, GA

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      It's peaceful and quiet, extremely remote, far from the nearest big city or town. It's perfect for getting away from it all. Visitors are astounded at the remoteness and privacy. Read More in the Comment Section


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                      • The Cottage at Hemlock Grove offers total relaxation in a country setting.

                        The Cottage at Hemlock Grove offers total relaxation in a country setting.

                      • The Cottage has plenty of grass and yard space for playing out doors!

                        The Cottage has plenty of grass and yard space for playing out doors!

                      • Comfortable furnishings surround you in luxury

                        Comfortable furnishings surround you in luxury

                      • Breakfast nook

                        Breakfast nook

                      • Ponder all the shades of green!

                        Ponder all the shades of green!

                      • The Brass Room

                        The Brass Room

                      • Living Room with Wood Stove

                        Living Room with Wood Stove

                      • The Pine Room

                        The Pine Room

                      • The Bunkhouse with full Bath is perfect for Kids.  Sleeps up to 8

                        The Bunkhouse with full Bath is perfect for Kids. Sleeps up to 8

                      • Follow signs to Hemlock Grove

                        Follow signs to Hemlock Grove

                      • Watch for our sign on Mt Pleasant Road.

                        Watch for our sign on Mt Pleasant Road.

                      • Gorgeous Spring dogwoods and azaleas at the Cottage at Hemlock Grove.

                        Gorgeous Spring dogwoods and azaleas at the Cottage at Hemlock Grove.

                      • Experience the Best Rocking Chair Porch in the Smoky Mountains

                        Experience the Best Rocking Chair Porch in the Smoky Mountains

                      • A fully stocked Kitchen awaits your family gathering!

                        A fully stocked Kitchen awaits your family gathering!

                      • The Perfect Napping Spot in the Cool Shade of the Majestic Hemlock Trees

                        The Perfect Napping Spot in the Cool Shade of the Majestic Hemlock Trees

                      • Enjoy a meal and an evening fire on the deck with ample seating

                        Enjoy a meal and an evening fire on the deck with ample seating

                      • The house is fully, nicely furnished and equipped (master bedroom shown)

                        The house is fully, nicely furnished and equipped (master bedroom shown)

                      • The Maple Room

                        The Maple Room

                      • 3 Bathrooms

                        3 Bathrooms

                      • The Cherry Room

                        The Cherry Room

                      • Take a hike!  The view from our ridge.

                        Take a hike! The view from our ridge.

                      • Enjoy a meal on the deck with ample seating for 12 plus

                        Enjoy a meal on the deck with ample seating for 12 plus

                      • see spectacular Fall Color!

                        see spectacular Fall Color!

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                      This listing was first published here in 2004.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                      $175 per night (USD)
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                      5 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 18

                      View calendar: Updated 12/03/14
                      Minimum stay: 4 nights
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