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Fontana Lake Cabin: Lake View/Dock Access W Breathtaking Views of Smoky Mtns

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View from porch with hot tub, fire pit area, and lounge chairs

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Last updated: 07/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Fontana Lake Lazy Elk Cabin is a 3 bedroom/2 1/2 bath log home with breathtaking views of the Smoky Mountains and Fontana Lake with 10-15 minute walk over National Forest Service path to the dock with a double kayak and single covered boat slip. An ATV is available for rent to travel to dock. This log home is a secluded, quiet, scenic, and peaceful vacation escape destination in the smoky mountains of North Carolina.
Very close to whitewater rafting at the Nantahala Outdoor Center, world class mountain biking at Tsali recreation center, fishing, hiking/exploring the Great Smoky mountain national park, and touring the scenic roadways like the Tail of the Dragon (hwy 28).

The lodge is a 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath log home with stainless steel kitchen appliances, granite tiled countetops, island seating for 4, slate tiled floor, with many kitchen appliances including a coffee maker, toaster, and blender. The kitchen has cookware and dinnerware for groups up to 10 and is stocked with paper products/laundry supplies. The living room has couch seating for 6 and has a propane fireplace, 50' LCD TV with blue ray player/Wii/games/movie library, 8' regulation size pool table with convertible ping pong/air hockey/and dining table. The master bedroom on the main level has a king bed, 42' LCD TV with blue ray player, and a private bathroom with slate tiled floor and large slate tiled shower and granite vanity. The 2nd bedroom upstairs with a small private balcony has a queen bed and a futon and has a 32' LCD with blue ray player. The 3rd bedroom has a double bed and bunk bed with 32' LCD and blue ray player. The upstairs bedrooms share a bathroom with a slate tiled shower. Outside: Large covered patio with propane grill and picnic table. There is an open area below the deck overlooking the lake with a hot tub and an area with a fire pit and seating for 8.
There is stocked firewood outside the front door available for purchase at $10/bundle.

Outside the front door there is a 10-15 minute trail hike on a National Forest Service path to dock with 2 lounge chairs. Optional to rent: A Polaris side by side ATV for $100/week or $25/day. Double kayak for $10/day, 3 mountain bikes for $5/day each,. There is a 20' 2012 Sun Tracker/60 HP pontoon boat for $800/week or $150/day and 3 person Sea Doo jet ski for $400/week or $100/day if available.

* Fontana Lake water levels vary throughout the year. The lake is slowly drawn down after labor day and continues to drop to approx 50 linear feet at lowest level during the winter months (lake depth over 200 feet in areas) and typically starts coming back up in March .

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1640 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We are pet friendly and charge $50 pet fee for extra time and materials needed for cleaning crew to clean pet hair....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games:

    Wii with several wii games, Poker, playing cards, Checkers/Chess, Monopoly, Scrabble....moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Sony ipod player...moreless

  • Television
  • Video Games:

    Wii with several games...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Fontana Lake is a 10-15 minute hiking trail walk to the shared dock over a National Forest Trail....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    The Smoky Mountain National Forest is viewed from our deck across Fontana Lake....moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    additional child's booster seat...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Propane fireplace in living room ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Gravel driveway can accomodate approx 5 cars....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    The kitched is stocked with multiple appliances/pots/pans/dinnerware/kitchenware/ect...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    The kitchen is stocked with paper towels/cleaning supplies...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless steel fridge with filtered water/ice in door...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    (3) Mountain bikes available for rent at $5/day for each...moreless

  • Boat:

    18' pontoon boat with 60 HP engine and 3 person jet ski for additional rent if available...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    (1) double kayak available for rent at $10/day...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Year round rate
Jan 5 - Dec 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$275
$1,925 $7,700
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$275
$1,925 $7,700
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

I require a security deposit check of $500 to be sent to me 30 days before rental as detailed in the rental agreement

A cleaning fee of $150 is due at checkout


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 07/01/2015
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Location

65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Regional Airport
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Cataloochee Ski Area

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: My husband, daughter, and I all love this area. There is so much natural beauty and outdoor activities in the area that we never run out of things to do.

Why the Owner Chose Fontana Lake:
Lake view, lake access, smoky mountain views, and many hiking trails right out the front door.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The view of the Smoky Mountains and Fontana Lake along with water/dock access with an easy hiking trail


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from porch with hot tub, fire pit area, and lounge chairs

    View from porch with hot tub, fire pit area, and lounge chairs

  • Living room w foosball coffee table, propane fp, 50' LCD , b-ray, & Wii games

    Living room w foosball coffee table, propane fp, 50' LCD , b-ray, & Wii games

  • 1/2 bathroom off kitchen w stackable w/d & pedestal sink

    1/2 bathroom off kitchen w stackable w/d & pedestal sink

  • Conversion top ping pong table

    Conversion top ping pong table

  • Conversion to dining table with seating for 10

    Conversion to dining table with seating for 10

  • Master bedroom with king bed with windows overlooking mountains/lake

    Master bedroom with king bed with windows overlooking mountains/lake

  • Upstairs bedroom w queen bed & conversion futon.  36' LCD with blue ray

    Upstairs bedroom w queen bed & conversion futon. 36' LCD with blue ray

  • 2rd bed rm upstairs w full bed, bunk bed, 36' tv, cable, blue ray player

    2rd bed rm upstairs w full bed, bunk bed, 36' tv, cable, blue ray player

  • Porch has 4 rocking chairs and powerful telescope

    Porch has 4 rocking chairs and powerful telescope

  • Fire pit area

    Fire pit area

  • Included: dbl kayak w paddles and life jackets.

    Included: dbl kayak w paddles and life jackets.

  • Pontoon boat and jet ski for rent if available

    Pontoon boat and jet ski for rent if available

  • Lazy Elk Cabin with ample parking to left of cabin and in front of cabin

    Lazy Elk Cabin with ample parking to left of cabin and in front of cabin

  • Granite tiled kitchen w stainless steel appliances and island seating for 4

    Granite tiled kitchen w stainless steel appliances and island seating for 4

  • 8' regulation size pool table

    8' regulation size pool table

  • Conversion top air hockey table

    Conversion top air hockey table

  • Desk area, wireless internet, hiking trail and local area maps

    Desk area, wireless internet, hiking trail and local area maps

  • Master bathroom with granite sink, slate tiled shower/floor, sliding glass doors

    Master bathroom with granite sink, slate tiled shower/floor, sliding glass doors

  • Private porch off upstairs bedroom overlooks mountains and lake

    Private porch off upstairs bedroom overlooks mountains and lake

  • Upstairs bath with slate tiled shower and glass sliding doors

    Upstairs bath with slate tiled shower and glass sliding doors

  • Fully covered porch with picnic table, propane grill/extra tank

    Fully covered porch with picnic table, propane grill/extra tank

  • 10-15 min hike on National Forest Svc trail to dock, or rent ATV

    10-15 min hike on National Forest Svc trail to dock, or rent ATV

  • Side by side ATV for rent at $100/week or $25/day

    Side by side ATV for rent at $100/week or $25/day

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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/01/2015
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Fontana Lake #499936

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