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Enter the main level of this 5,000 sq. ft. home into a spacious great room (open floor plan including living, dining room, kitchen and sun room) with cathedral ceilings, stone gas fireplace and large screen TV. Entertain while enjoying a floor to ceiling view of the mountain ranges though forty feet of windows over looking the 10th hole of the golf course. The dining area can accommodate 18 people comfortably. A fully functional spacious kitchen with an island awaits your creativity. Out on the 20' x 40' deck you will enjoy fabulous views while dining a delicious meal prepared on a brand new gas grill while sitting at a picnic table ( seats 12 people or/and a high top table with 4 chairs, 2 double swing chairs while watching the kids playing on the playground.
Inside, adjoining the open entertainment space, on the top floor you will have your private romantic master suite with mountain views. There is a king size bed and a heart shaped Jacuzzi, shower and bidet. Downstairs, your guests will rest comfortably in one of the over sized bedrooms each with queen beds (3) and one with a king bed (1). The second master suite has a Craftmatic (massage and elevate capabilities) queen bed, day bed (sleeps 2), and private bathroom with a shower. Also located downstairs is a laundry room, sitting room/office, game room with pool table, Foosball table, air-hockey table, and kitchenette. A small outside playground for children awaits adjacent to the game room. (Beds sleep 14; with your own sleeping bags you could sleep 22).
Our family reunions here are the highlights of our children and grands favorite memories!!! We have a large family and 18 fit very nicely with lots to do outside and inside! The Game room is a real hit and a hangout for the kids, big and little! ...moreless
Non Smoking Only:
You may feel free to smoke outside on the deck!...moreless
Pets Not Allowed
5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14
Bedroom 2: 1 king
Golfers motif - Bill Watts designed Sky Valley golf course...moreless
Bedroom 3: 1 queen
Bear motif overlooking golf course, with corner sink ...moreless
Two refrigerators; one in kitchen and the other one downstairs in the laundry room!...moreless
One gas stove with oven & warmer; the other electric JennAir with 2 burners & grill with grates for meats, and flat grill for making great pancakes & serving them up right there at the counter!...moreless
An awesome large 20' x 40' deck on the side of the house, you walk out to from living room. Picnic table seats 10, high table w/4 chairs, 2 wooden porch swings and a hammock! Overlooking playground...moreless
18 hole golf course nestled in the Smokey Mountains with gorgeous views of mountain ranges, a fabulous big Sky Valley waterfall and a lake!...moreless
Yes on the oversized deck overlooking the golf course, lake and mountain ranges!...moreless
Pool / Spa
Almost as large as an olympic size pool thats heated! Its in a very picturesque setting with the backdrop of the Smokey Mountains that you enjoy while you're sitting around the pool! Also showers!...moreless
Yes at the communal pool there's a nice hot tub outside and inside! ...moreless
Really nice sauna right next to the inside hot tub!...moreless
Memorial Day Weekend May 21 - May 25, 2015 3 night min stay
Summer/Fall May 26 - Sep 2, 2015 3 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend Sep 3 - Sep 8, 2015 3 night min stay
Fall Sep 9 - Sep 30, 2015 3 night min stay
October Fall Leaves Oct 1 - Nov 8, 2015 3 night min stay
Thanksgiving Week Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015 4 night min stay
Christmas week Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016 5 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
Property Damage Protection$79
$2000 for 7 nights, before tax and cleaning fee!
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Beautiful neighborhood. Waterfalls in abundance! The awesome high waterfall in Sky Valley 1 minute from our house! Great for picnics and great play area for the kids, big and small! White water rafting trips are 40 minutes away on the Chatooga!!
Year Purchased: 1997
About the owner: Bill Watts was the designer and golf course architect of the Sky Valley golf course 40 years ago!!! He graduated from U of M; was a scratch player and enjoyed designing many golf courses in Fla. and two in Georgia. His 9th hole at Innsbruck Golf Course, Helen, Ga. was recently named the 6th best in the world in 'Divine Nines, Innsbruck by Arnold Palmer'. (You could Google it) Bill and Elaine Watts, his wife, have enjoyed retirement and extensive travel.
Why the Owner Chose Sky Valley: This home is well maintained. Attentive single family owners have loved this retreat for years making many wonderful family memories! We hope you will experience the same joy and peace that we find at this mountain retreat. Our elevation is 3,300' with evenings in the 60's and summer days in high 70's and low 80's!! A nice retreat from the hot summers elsewhere! We're actually on the North Carolina/Georgia border and very close to white water rafting, cool water tubing as well as grassy hill tubing, zip lining, winerys, lots of hiking trails, awesome waterfalls, slippery rock falls, antique shopping, quaint mountain shops, etc.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Access to large heated swimming pool, tennis court, Jacuzzi, hot tub, sauna and workout room included. The days you play golf, your group will be entitled to use the bar and restaurant at the Sky Valley Golf Club. You may play golf for $65 Monday-Thursday and $75 Friday to Sunday.