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Great Value Right on the River

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Little Log Cabin in woodsy setting next to the Cartecay River.

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Cozy cabin 15 feet from water's edge on the Cartecay River has wide screened-in deck, massive wood-burning rock fireplace and all wood floors. 2 Bedroom, 1 full bath log home sleeps 6 in 1 queen, 2 twin trundle beds. Cable TV, wireless internet, central heat & air bring modern amenities to a place that harkens back to a by-gone era, waiting for you by the river.

Prepare your favorite vacation meals in our fully equipped kitchen or grill up your specialties to serve al fresco on the deck or at the kitchen table. Relax on the deck and watch the river run over rocks just beyond the screen door. Recline in the master bedroom to the sound and view of the gently shoaling water. Wade on in to cool off in summer. Cast a line from the bank, just outside the deck. Relax by the fireplace and hear the crackle of wood logs in winter. Head out to the fire ring to roast hotdogs or toast marshmallows.

Venture out for a hike on the Appalachian Trail, a mountain bike adventure nearby, a ride down the river in a canoe, kayak or inner tube, or a visit to an Ellijay orchard. Or just stay put, mesmerized by the sight and sound of the river.

Get close to nature and those you love this season in our Little Log Cabin on the Cartecay.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Cabin is close to river; children should be supervised at all times....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We request guest with pets sign a Pet Addendum stating our policies. We do not charge a pet fee. but ask that guests read and agree to the addendum. Failure to comply with all requirements results deposit forfeiture. WE WILL DEDUCT FROM THE DEPOSIT FOR PET HAIR ON FURNITURE OR EVIDENCE OF PETS IN BATH TUBS OR SHOWERS. WE EXPECT GUESTS WITH PETS TO VACUUM ALL PET HAIR FROM FLOORS AND RUGS. FAILURE TO DO SO WILL RESULT IN FORFEIT OF DEPOSIT....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    Twin beds have roll out twin mattresses , sleep 4....moreless

  • Master bedroom: 1 queen Secondary bedroom: 2 twin trundle beds (with roll out twin mattresses)...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • 1 full bathroom with toilet, tub/shower combination, sink & vanity.

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Kitchen table seats 6; deck table seats 4....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Small to medium loads only....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Wood burning stacked rock fireplace....moreless

  • Heating

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large screened in deck beside river has dining table for 4, plus two rocking chairs....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill. Fire ring for toasting marshmallows, roasting hotdogs, etc. ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Prime
May 1 - Oct 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$110
$750 $1,200
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$100
$650 $1,100
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning 2-4 nights $65 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

No last minute deals. We allow pets at no charge but request that guests bringing pets read and agree to our Pet Addendum which states that we will deduct charges from the deposit for damages or extra cleaning due to pets. Cleaning fee is $85 for 5+ nights and or/5+ guests.

Interested buyers are welcome to inquire.


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Location

90 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hartsfield-Jackson International, Atlanta, Ga.
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Ga. 515, Ga. 400, US 75

Car: Necessary

The scenic Cartecay River flows through rural North Georgia east of the charming small town of Ellijay. The Cartecay draws kayakers and canoeists, anglers, and summer time 'tubers' to her mostly calm waters. En route to the cabin, guests often stop in Ellijay's 'Apple Alley' to buy fresh apples, peaches, and other seasonal produce. The Georgia Apple Festival, 2nd and 3rd weekends in October, is one of the Southeast's largest craft fairs, attracting thousands of tourists both weekends. Fall tourists also enjoy scenic drives 'leaf looking' in the Georgia mountains. Our cabin is located about 20 minutes from the Southern terminus of the Appalachian Trail at Springer Mountain and is close to 3 game management areas where hunters seek deer, turkey, wild hogs and small game in season. Amicalola Falls State Park, about 20 minutes away, showcases one of the southeast's highest waterfalls in a well-maintained trail system. Numerous hiking and mountain bike trails give the outdoor person both challenging and easy perspectives on the Georgia mountains. Carter's Lake, Fort Mountain State Park, and Lake Blue Ridge are all about a half-hour away. Unique restaurants, antique and craft shops, and traditional stores for all your vacation needs are just 15 minutes away in Ellijay. The Great Smoky Mountain Railroad stops in Blue Ridge, a vibrant mountain town 20 minutes up Ga. 515.

 

Manager info

About: We're an outdoor family whose idea of a great vacation revolves around water, woods and trails. This little log cabin gets us right on the river, where we enjoy wading, fishing, paddling or just lying out on a rock and soaking up the sun. In winter, the babbling water outside and crackling of the logs in the fireplace create a cozy setting for a good read or a great conversation!

Why Ellijay:
Here, we get the feel of a more relaxing era. It is a place where the timeless flow of the water seems to wash away the stresses of the modern world and every day problems get lost in the woods.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The cabin is in a rural, wooded environment, not in a mini-city of nearby river homes with noisy occupants. It's truly a rustic getaway by the river.


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Little Log Cabin in woodsy setting next to the Cartecay River.

    Little Log Cabin in woodsy setting next to the Cartecay River.

  • Comfy great room adjoins the fully equipped kitchen.

    Comfy great room adjoins the fully equipped kitchen.

  • All wood floors, ceilings and walls create genuine log cabin charm.

    All wood floors, ceilings and walls create genuine log cabin charm.

  • Cook up your favorite vacation meals in fully equipped kitchen.

    Cook up your favorite vacation meals in fully equipped kitchen.

  • Wade on in the river from just behind the house.

    Wade on in the river from just behind the house.

  • Wade in, find your favorite rock, wash the worries away.

    Wade in, find your favorite rock, wash the worries away.

  • River is just off the screened in porch.

    River is just off the screened in porch.

  • Native plants, including galax, form the landscaping at Little Log Cabin.

    Native plants, including galax, form the landscaping at Little Log Cabin.

  • Native ferns love the shade beside the riverfront cabin.

    Native ferns love the shade beside the riverfront cabin.

  • Great room opens up to screened in porch by the river.

    Great room opens up to screened in porch by the river.

  • Comfortable great room with massive rock fireplace opens out to river.

    Comfortable great room with massive rock fireplace opens out to river.

  • Recline in the master bedroom, watch the river run!

    Recline in the master bedroom, watch the river run!

  • Twin trundle beds in secondary bedroom sleep 4.

    Twin trundle beds in secondary bedroom sleep 4.

  • Dine on screened deck next to the river or rock away the hours in comfy rockers.

    Dine on screened deck next to the river or rock away the hours in comfy rockers.

  • View downstream of river shoaling over rock.

    View downstream of river shoaling over rock.

  • Grill up dinner on side porch next to the river.

    Grill up dinner on side porch next to the river.

  • Tell ghost stories, roast marshmallows beside the fire ring beside the cabin.

    Tell ghost stories, roast marshmallows beside the fire ring beside the cabin.

  • Screened in porch opens out to river or walk in the woods.

    Screened in porch opens out to river or walk in the woods.

  • Full bath room stocked with towels and supplies.

    Full bath room stocked with towels and supplies.

  • Little Log Cabin on the River gets you close to nature.

    Little Log Cabin on the River gets you close to nature.

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