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Hidden Gem Near Lake Santeetlah & Tail of the Dragon

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This cozy cabin offers a hot tub on the covered porch to relax and unwind while enjoying nice mountain, lake and creek views after your adventurous day in the Smoky Mountains. There's also a fire pit in the backyard so you can enjoy an open fire, roast hot dogs & marshmallows or tell stories around the campfire. The combined living, dining & kitchen area is a great place to relax, play games, watch your favorite TV programs or movies in the evenings or on a rainy day. The kitchen is fully equipped with all your basic needs. For sleeping arrangements, there's a king size bed in one bedroom, a queen size bed in second bedroom plus a sleep sofa in the living room.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 768 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outdoors permitted....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront:

    Small private lake for canoeing or fishing. Not recommended for swimming....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air Conditioning System...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central Heating System...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Detached Carport & ample parking for trailer & additional vehicle. ...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Beach Towels are not provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All basic needs including dinnerware, flatware, glassware, cookware, cooking utensils, mixing bowls, bakeware, etc....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen & dining table with seating for 4....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$135
$650 $2,600
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Administrative Fee $25 + tax
  • Security Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 9.75%

Notes:

Minimum of 4 nights stay that includes a holiday. Rate: 3 or 4 nights - $135 per night, 5 nights - $125 per night, 6 or 7 nights - $650. Please email or call to confirm quote as VRBO calculator may not be correct.

Half of rent factor plus $25 Administrative Fee, applicable State & County Taxes are due with signed rental agreement. Remaining half of rent factor, applicable State & County Taxes plus $250 refundable Security Deposit is due upon arrival. Minimum 3 nights stay. For 3 nights stay, total due with signed rental agreement. Note: Minimum 4 nights stay that includes a holiday.


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Location

58 Miles
Nearest Airport
McGee Tyson - Knoxville, TN
20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Fontana Village, Fontana Dam, NC
46 Miles
Nearest Golf
Cherokee Hills, Murphy, NC
88 Miles
Nearest Train
Asheville, NC
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 129
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Town of Robbinsville, NC

Car: Necessary

Just minutes away from Lake Santeetlah, Tail of the Dragon, Cheoah River, Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest & the Cherohala Skyway, this charming 2 bedroom, 1 bath cabin with log siding has a nice yard with a creek meandering through the property, frontage on a small private lake known as Snowdrop Lake plus a Hot Tub on the covered porch.

Located on a state paved road, this property provides very easy access for motorcyclists, fishermen & boaters with ample room to park your trailer plus a detached carport for parking your vehicle or motorcylces. Enjoy the evening outdoors with a campfire by the creek or relax in the hot tub after your adventurous day in the Smoky Mountains hiking, boating, fishing, swimming, rafting, biking or motoring.

A free boat launch facility & the Cheoah Recreation Area with a sandy beach area on Lake Santeetlah are approximately 2.5 miles from the cabin. Lake Santeetlah is a pristine mountain lake with 76 miles of shoreline & 80% of the land around the lake is managed by the US Forest Service. A clean lake (reservoir) that is great for swimming, boating, tubing, skiing & fishing.

Cheoah River with Class III IV+ and V whitewater rapids during special water release dates is approximately 2 miles from Hidden Gem.

For those who are planning a trip to challenge The Dragon or Moonshiner 28 on their motorcycle or in their sport's car, you'll find Hidden Gem conveniently located to begin your days of adventure.

If hiking is on your list of things to do, there are numerous hiking trails throughout the county including The Appalachian Trail.

Other nearby places of interest include:

The Cherohala Skyway for a scenic drive comparable to the Blue Ridge Parkway with elevations over a mile high, scenic overlooks, picnic tables, hiking trails and lots of photo ops!

Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest, a virgin timber forest with hiking trails & trees over 400 years old.

Fontana Dam, the highest concrete dam east of the Mississippi.

Lake Fontana with over 200 miles of shoreline and a favorite among fishermen & boaters.

Tsali Recreation Area for mountain biking (bikes available for rent at nearby Nantahala Outdoor Center) and horseback riding.

Nantahala River for whitewater rafting & kayaking.

Tubing down Deep Creek in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Bryson City, NC.

Great Smoky Mountains Railroad in Bryson City for a scenic ride through the mountains on the rails.

Cherokee Indian Reservation with Oconoluftee Village, a living Cherokee Indian Village, Unto These Hills, an outdoor drama about the Trail of Tears, Museum of the Cherokee Indians & Harrah's Casino.

Great Smoky Mountains National Park with a Pioneer Village that has an old, original Appalachian log home, barn & outbuildings depicting life of yesteryear in the Appalachian Mountains. Don't miss the new Oconoluftee Visitors Center with informative displays, maps & information or the nearby Grist Mill - Mingus Mill. On the third Saturday of every month, Oconoluftee Visitors Center hosts an 'Old-time Music Jam Session' from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Anyone who plays or sings old-time music is welcome to join in and spectators are welcome too. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park offers a beautiful scenic drive between Cherokee & Gatlinburg, scenic overlooks, wildflower viewings, hiking trails & sometimes wildlife viewings of deer, black bear & elk. Newfound Gap is at an elevation of 5.046 ft. and provides spectacular mountain views. The Appalachian Trail crosses Newfound Gap Road (Hwy. 441) at this point and it's also the state line for North Carolina and Tennessee. A short drive off Newfound Gap Road on Clingmans Dome Road will take you to a parking lot where you can then walk the trail to Clingmans Dome which is at the highest elevation in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park at 6,643 feet.

Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center in nearby Stecoah, offers Saturday Evening Concerts in the Summer Months & an October Fall Festival among it's many activities and events held throughout the year. Don't miss the Artisan Gallery which is open year around with lots of nice, handmade Arts & Crafts by locat artisans that includes jewelry, pottery, baskets, woodworking, photography, weaving & quilting to name just some of the many items you will find at the gallery.

Many artisans in this mountain region will welcome you to their studio and it's a great way to see the back roads & countryside at the same time!

Come and explore our area of the Smokies where you will enjoy natural wonders, scenic beauty and great outdoor adventures.

PLEASE EMAIL OR CALL FOR QUOTES AS VRBO CALCUATOR WILL NOT GIVE YOU A CORRECT QUOTE FOR A 5 & 6 NIGHT RENTAL. THANK YOU.

 

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Photos

  • Gladdens Creek as it meanders through property

    Gladdens Creek as it meanders through property

  • Detached Carport and ample parking for trailers too at Hidden Gem

    Detached Carport and ample parking for trailers too at Hidden Gem

  • Santeetlah Marina on Lake Santeetlah - 3.5 miles from Hidden Gem

    Santeetlah Marina on Lake Santeetlah - 3.5 miles from Hidden Gem

  • Hidden Gem in November

    Hidden Gem in November

  • Free Boat Launch Facility at Cheoah Recreation Area 2.5 miles from Hidden Gem

    Free Boat Launch Facility at Cheoah Recreation Area 2.5 miles from Hidden Gem

  • Kayaking on the Cheoah River for the experienced kayaker - Class III & IV+

    Kayaking on the Cheoah River for the experienced kayaker - Class III & IV+

  • Riding the Rails - Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

    Riding the Rails - Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

  • Snowdrop Lake - Small private lake for canoeing & fishing.

    Snowdrop Lake - Small private lake for canoeing & fishing.

  • Gladdens Creek

    Gladdens Creek

  • Lake Santeetlah

    Lake Santeetlah

  • Sandy Beach at Cheoah Recreation Area 2.5 miles from Hidden Gem

    Sandy Beach at Cheoah Recreation Area 2.5 miles from Hidden Gem

  • Snowdrop Lake in November

    Snowdrop Lake in November

  • Cheaoh River - Whitewater Rafting - Class III & IV+ Not for the inexperienced!

    Cheaoh River - Whitewater Rafting - Class III & IV+ Not for the inexperienced!

  • Family Fun - Tubing at nearby Deep Creek in the Great Smoky Mountains NP

    Family Fun - Tubing at nearby Deep Creek in the Great Smoky Mountains NP

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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/27/2015
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