Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Gorgeous Mountain Retreat in Gated Community. Private Dock W/ Boat Slip.

You sent a message to this manager.

Calendar

Last updated: 08/26/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This gorgeous custom built home is perfect for your family vacation, office retreat, or quiet mountain getaway. Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, this 5500 square foot home boasts two master suites, three additional bedrooms and four bathrooms. On the main level, you will experience breathtaking mountain and lake views from the living room, kitchen, dining room and master suite. Enjoy your morning coffee on the large covered deck, or watch an amazing sunset after an exciting day on the lake.

The main level offers Silestone countertops in the kitchen, ash wood floors throughout, and an oversized garden tub in the master suite. Catch the game on the 70” flat screen TV in the living room, or check the stats with the complimentary wifi. The open floor plan makes it easy to meet any and all of your space needs.

The downstairs presents gorgeous marble floors, a full kitchen, three bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and an oversized walk in shower. Enjoy a game of Foosball, or relax on the second covered porch. This home has it all!

Outside, you will find a sitting area to soak in all the beautiful surroundings. Walk a little further down to the dock, and you will find a beautiful gazebo, wired with speakers to relax to your favorite tune. The private dock is perfect for catching sun rays and fishing. It’s equipped with a jet ski lift and a boat slip. If you are planning to go boating, a boat ramp is conveniently located at the Bear Creek Marina, which is a short boat ride from the house. You will also find gas pumps and a Bar & Grill at the Marina. "The Lake House" also offers a concrete sidewalk down to the gazebo, and water. Easy access for a wheel chair, or stroller.

Lake James is home to The Lake James State Park. The park has multiple mountain biking trails for beginners all the way to expert. The extensive trail system, is a great way to enjoy hiking at your own pace and The Paddy’s Creek Area is a great public swimming spot for all ages. The Linville and Catawba rivers flow into the lake, providing a variety of sport fishing, and don’t forget about the educational events available by the park rangers. For the golfers in the family, the Marion Lake Club offers a fantastic course with several lake views.

If city life intrigues you, “The Lake House” is only 45 minutes from Asheville, where you can visit The Biltmore House, take a drive on the parkway, or experience the exquisite cuisine options. Featured on USA Today’s “ 2014 Best Summer Weekend Escapes” Asheville accommodates fun for the whole family.

“The Lake House” is a small slice of paradise. Built in 2003, the owner spared no expense and you will not be disappointed, should you choose to spend your Lake James experience here. Lake James is a great place to visit year round and “The Lake House” will make you want to visit year after year.


Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 5500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years of age...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    There is a tv in each living room and a tv in the main master bedroom...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    1 in each kitchen...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat:

    Pontoon available for rental please check with property manager for availability....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Nearest golf course is about 3 miles away...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 5
from 7 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall rates
Sep 10 - Oct 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$500
$3,500

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $500 Nightly

Winter rates
Nov 1 - Feb 29, 2016
2 night min stay
$450
$3,150

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $450 Nightly

Spring 2016
Mar 1 - May 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$500
$3,500

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $500 Nightly

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$550
$3,500

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $500 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 11.75%

Notes:

* Holiday rates $600 per night

Refundable deposit of $500 is required, $250 cleaning fee, and taxes.

Additional 3% Service charge when using credit card

Visit our other vrbo listings at vrbo.com/256489 vrbo.com/385764 vrbo.com561595 and vrbo.com/432572


Please wait... Travel with confidence

Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 08/26/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Regional
8 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Downtown Marion
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Marion Lake Club
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 40
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Roma
300 Miles
Nearest Beach
Charleston/Myrtle
 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2003

About: I grew up in the mountains of Western North Carolina. I had always dreamed of owning a lake home and that dream became real in 2003. My family and I have enjoyed this beautiful home and now we are ready to share this exciting experience with you.

Why Nebo:
Because of the beautiful views.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Early morning fog, over Lake James.

    Early morning fog, over Lake James.

  • Front view of "The Lake House."

    Front view of "The Lake House."

  • Wake to this view each morning you stay at "The Lake House."

    Wake to this view each morning you stay at "The Lake House."

  • Master on main. Beautiful picture windows facing Lake James.

    Master on main. Beautiful picture windows facing Lake James.

  • Kitchen and dining area on second floor. Access to back deck facing Lake  James.

    Kitchen and dining area on second floor. Access to back deck facing Lake James.

  • Sitting area in the downstairs suite. Access to the deck facing Lake James.

    Sitting area in the downstairs suite. Access to the deck facing Lake James.

  • Watch the sunset from  this quiet sitting area located on the property.

    Watch the sunset from this quiet sitting area located on the property.

  • Mountain View from main level deck.

    Mountain View from main level deck.

  • Gentle sloped sidewalk, convenient for wheel chairs, and strollers.  No steps.

    Gentle sloped sidewalk, convenient for wheel chairs, and strollers. No steps.

  • Nice sidewalk for wheel chair, or stroller.

    Nice sidewalk for wheel chair, or stroller.

  • Your future vacation home on Lake James!

    Your future vacation home on Lake James!

  • Gated Entrance into the development.

    Gated Entrance into the development.

  • Living room on main level.

    Living room on main level.

  • Master bath, with oversized soaking tub. Private toilet room.

    Master bath, with oversized soaking tub. Private toilet room.

  • Enjoy a game of ping pong, on the second level.

    Enjoy a game of ping pong, on the second level.

  • Downstairs suite.

    Downstairs suite.

  • Guest room on second level.

    Guest room on second level.

  • View from main level porch, and master suite.

    View from main level porch, and master suite.

  • Beautifully landscaped. Enjoy your morning coffee on the gazebo.

    Beautifully landscaped. Enjoy your morning coffee on the gazebo.

  • Bunk beds in guest rooms on second floor.

    Bunk beds in guest rooms on second floor.

VRBO #600457

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Get an instant quote
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
    House
Manager
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Send email
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 08/26/2015
Phone number Show phone number

(828) 442-5890 (North Carolina, USA)

Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

Gorgeous mountain retreat in gated community. Private dock w/ boat slip.

Nebo #600457

5 BR  4 BA  Sleeps 12

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.