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50 Ft from Water and a New Double Decker Dock

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Awesome dock - boat and wave runner pictured will not be there.

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Last updated: 07/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Amazing view of peaceful cove with lots of trees. You will love siting on the deck at this house or a few steps to the dock and enjoy looking out on the lake. New top of the line aluminum dock with sun deck has room to tie up your boat. The house has a very warm feeling with mostly hardwoods throughout. The entire back of the house on both levels is all windows so you will always be enjoying the view wherever you look. The house is far away from any main roads and is not on the busy part of Lake Lanier so you will really enjoy the peace and quiet. The cove is large and not busy so great for hanging on a raft or letting the kids swim.

No parties whatsoever are allowed! The house is on a septic system and will not handle large groups (10 persons max). Ignore this policy and you will likely end up with a very smelly problem that will run you out of the house and cut your stay short. Also the neighbors who live on the lake year around will call the police on any loud parties and will also notify me immediately. This is my family's 2nd home, not an investment property, and is very special to us. Please treat it with love and respect. Thank you!

Driveway: the driveway is rather steep and can be intimidating for the faint at heart. But it is perfectly safe and I have gone up and down it with trailers in tow and seen a pizza delivery guy back up it in a minivan. There is parking at the top of the driveway if you prefer not to drive down it.

Dock: It has 110v and 220v power. The boat lift is locked and not available for use because it is custom configured for a V-drive wakeboard boat. This means the covered slip is also not available for use, but there is plenty of space on the side of the dock to tie up your boat. At the dock are two jet ski docks. One holds a canoe that is available for your use and the other is empty and good for launching your kayak or raft.

Path to dock: about 20 steps and is moderately steep but has recently been redone so is in great shape. There are more steep paths and less steep at other Lake Lanier houses so this is in the middle. My 84 old step-father won't attempt the walk it any more so take this into consideration if your situation requires a very easy path.

Boat rental: I do not have a boat or wave runner as pictured. They have both been sold. Here are some nearby boat rental choices:

Gainesville Marina 2145 Dawsonville Hwy Gainesville
5 miles by car
Pontoon boats only
770 536 2171
http://www.gainesvillemarina.com/boat-rental

Port Royale Marina 8800 Port Royale Drive Gainesville
13 miles by car
WaveRunners, Ski Boats, Party Barges, Pontoon Boats, and Deckboats
770 887 5715
http://www.bestinboating.com/rent-a-boat/

Boat Ramp: Robinson Park
1.7 miles from house by car
http://www.lakelanierboatramps.com/Robinson%20Park.html

Restaurants/Grocery:
6 miles from house

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

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

    Minimum 25 yrs old. Absolutely no parties....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No Smoking allowed anywhere on the property or dock....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    The path to the dock would not accommodate a wheelchair....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 bunk bed

    2 bunks sleeps 4...moreless

  • Upstairs Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Futon in upstairs living room - very comfortable...moreless

  • Baby: 1 baby crib

    Pack n play...moreless

  • Downstairs living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Sleeper sofa - not very comfortable...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Handful of board games and puzzles...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    No cable TV. Roku and Netflix included though....moreless

  • Stereo

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Can't get much closer than this to the water....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Child booster seat in the bedroom closet....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    WiFi included. No security code....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking for 2-3 cars in the driveway and plenty of parking on quiet street....moreless

  • Telephone:

    No home telephone, but AT&T and Verizon cell coverage is very good at the house...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Sorry no dishwasher...moreless

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    A toaster oven...moreless

Outside

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Canoe and paddles at dock available for your use...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2015
May 22 - Sep 7, 2015
2 night min stay
$250 $425
Fri, Sat
$1,700 $4,000
Summer 2016
May 26 - Sep 6, 2016
2 night min stay
$250 $425
Fri, Sat
$1,700 $4,000
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$185 $250
Fri, Sat
$850 $2,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Cleaning Fee $125 + tax
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Check in time is 4:00 PM and check out is 10:00 AM.

Discount available on multi-month rentals.


Cancellation policy:


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Last updated: 07/26/2015
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Location

6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cheddar's,Macaroni Grill,Wild Wings,TexasRoadhouse

Car: Necessary

Gainesville Marina is about a 2.5 mile boat ride away and has marina gas and a restaurant (Skogies).

Lake Lanier Islands water park is about 10 miles via boat or 24 miles by car.

Boat, pontoon, and wave runner rental is available at Port Royal marina https://rentals.portroyalerental.com/booking/

about 4 miles away via water.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: My wife and I are blessed with a 3 yr old son and a 1 yr old baby girl. We don't get to use the lake house as much these days so we are renting it out.

Why the Owner Chose Gainesville:
Every time I visit I never want to leave. Its just so peaceful.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Lots of trees around the house so it feels like a mountain cabin but with a lake just 50 ft away.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Awesome dock - boat and wave runner pictured will not be there.

    Awesome dock - boat and wave runner pictured will not be there.

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • View of dock from upstairs living room

    View of dock from upstairs living room

  • Upstairs bedroom 1 - Queen bed

    Upstairs bedroom 1 - Queen bed

  • Downstairs bedroom

    Downstairs bedroom

  • Upstairs deck

    Upstairs deck

  • Downstairs porch

    Downstairs porch

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Upstairs living room

    Upstairs living room

  • Upstairs futon

    Upstairs futon

  • Upstairs bedroom 2 - full bed

    Upstairs bedroom 2 - full bed

  • Downstairs living room

    Downstairs living room

  • Downstairs bathroom

    Downstairs bathroom

  • Small gas grill

    Small gas grill

  • View from dock to main channel - sunset

    View from dock to main channel - sunset

  • New steps to dock installed Jan 2015

    New steps to dock installed Jan 2015

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/26/2015
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