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

Enjoy Fall Colors, the Polar Express and Upcoming Holidays at 'Log Heaven'....

You sent a message to this owner.

The Patio w/Hot Tub....another great place to hang out

Calendar

Last updated: 10/17/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bryson City cabin description

Call Us for Special Rate for Two Guests!

A special message from owners, Ty and Sandy Nelson..
We purchased Log Heaven brand new in 2001 and it was love at first sight! Ty and I are originally from Chicago and the thought of owning a log cabin in the Smoky Mountains excited us beyond belief. The beautiful country heart pine wood floors, tongue and groove log interior, green metal roof and the enormous 25' vaulted ceiling with huge exposed beams took our breathe away.

We bought our log heaven for all the folks out there just like us who would love to experience a log home ... and appreciate the privacy ... tucked back in the woods ... with only nature and wildlife for neighbors.....

Adventuresome adults, honeymooners, those celebrating second honeymoons, anniversaries, birthdays and all the other special occasions...especially love our privacy and beautifully landscaped setting. A Log Heaven is perfect for a couples getaway...romantic and secluded! It's also perfect for a girlfriends getaway...so many things to do...and that's without leaving the cabin!

Located only a few minutes from Bryson City, we offer a great location...(we think the best location of all)... right in the midst of everything ... an easily accessible road (that means you don't have to drive a 4-wheel drive vehicle), a driveway we've just paved, wonderful views that you will fall in love with, and nature and seclusion at its best... Recent guests were thrilled to discover deer in our back yard!!

With a large great room that has a 25' vaulted ceiling and exposed beams, an open floor plan, two bedrooms plus a large sleeping loft with French doors to a Juliet balcony overlooking beautiful sunset views, two bathrooms, a large screened porch and a front covered porch with rockers and swing... (both porches are on the second floor where you will enjoy the wonderful mountain breezes) and because we love games, we have a mini-game room with foosball and electronic darts ...we also have a large hot tub for adults use on our landscaped patio and a wood burning portable fire pit in the back yard.

We are just a few minutes away from Bryson City... known as the 'Outdoor Adventure' capital of the Great Smoky Mountains. Bryson City is a 'real' town...it isn't overrun with tourists, and it has it's own special quaintness and charm. With the terrain, outfitters and guides, Bryson City qualifies as the center of outdoor adventure in the Southeast. For four decades, the Nantahala Outdoor Center in Bryson City has provided rafting, paddling instruction, and supplies to adventurers of all ages.

We are centrally located for all of the Smoky Mountain activities! Bryson City offers unparalleled views, along with miles of hiking and biking trails (hike the Appalachian Trail...it is only 10 minutes from Log Heaven), mountain golf at the Smoky Mountain Country Club and the scenic Great Smoky Mountain Railroad. Nearby Fontana Lake is a beautiful mountain lake where you can swim, fish, and rent a pontoon boat for either half or the entire day.

Also nearby is the Nantahala Outdoor Center for white-water rafting and kayaking, horseback riding, and the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway. Some of the most strenuous and scenic mountain biking trails in the east are found in the Tsali Recreation Area near Bryson City, Cherokee (where you can try your luck at Harrah's Casino or go to the wonderful new movie theatre), Gem Mining, and Deep Creek for tubing, hiking, horseback riding and picnics. Western North Carolina is absolutely great for flea-markets and antiquing ...and... maybe best of all, Ingles Supermarket is only minutes away.

Just throw the pressures and stress of your everyday life away, come to the mountains and enjoy unwinding and relaxing ....

ADDITIONAL RENTAL INFORMATION:
* COME TO LOG HEAVEN FOR AN AFFORDABLE, FUN AND RELAXING VACATION!
* WE HAVE OVER 1,000 SQUARE FEET OF OUTDOOR LIVING SPACE...
* SIGNED RENTAL AGREEMENT REQUIRED
* CHECK-IN 3:00PM and CHECK-OUT BY 10:00AM
* NO SMOKING ... NO PETS ...NO EXCEPTIONS...
* HOT TUB: AVAILABLE MARCH 15 - OCTOBER 31 ... HOT TUB IS FOR ADULTS USE ONLY
* GAS (PROPANE) FIREPLACE W/REMOTE .. OCTOBER THROUGH APRIL USAGE
* BRING YOUR CELL PHONE...THERE IS NO LONGER SERVICE AT THE CABIN...
* 2 NIGHT MINIMUM....
* CALL FOR SPECIAL RATE FOR ONE COUPLE...

Please email us with questions/or rate quote. Book It on line or telephone us to make your reservation. If Log Heaven is booked for your desired dates, be sure to check Retreat in the Sky on www.vrbo.com/3362 in Bryson City (our other vacation home). Maybe it's available!

Ty and Sandy

Keywords: Log Cabin, Cabin, Mountains, North Carolina Mountains, vacation home
Bryson City, North Carolina, Cottage, Vacation home

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                26 years old...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:

                Smoking in the screened porch, on the covered porch and of course, the great outdoors!...moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed:

                No exceptions...moreless

              • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 2-6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

                ...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • What makes Log Heaven such a special vacation home? Well, it is very, very private. You will drive through a beautiful woods (where you will not see another home) to reach it. Yet, it is very easy to find, you don't need a 4-wheel drive vehicle and it is only a few minutes from Ingles (Supermarket) and Bryson City. You will love the porches, one is covered and the other is screened-in or maybe you want to 'hang out' on the patio... the kids (or the young at heart kids) love playing foosball and darts in the mini-game room. Roast marshmallows and tell ghost stores at the portable fire pit in the backyard. You can even sing 'camp' songs because there is so much privacy. Log Heaven is truly a wonderful escape from the everyday hassles...you can relax, relax, relax! And love it....like we do!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player:

                    Great Room...moreless

                  • Foosball
                  • Game Room:

                    Foosball and darts ...moreless

                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids

                  Theme

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

                  Attractions

                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Forests
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain
                  • Town:

                    Bryson City is a very charming town surrounded by mountains. Great restaurants and darling shops. It even has its own brewery. Let's just say it has something for everyone. ...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rafting
                  • Sailing
                  • Ski Privileges Optional
                  • Skiing
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Whitewater Rafting

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Umbrella table and 4 chairs on patio Table and 4 chairs on screened porch Table and 5 chairs in dining area Four chairs around fire pit...moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Activities Guide
                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Two bedrooms ...moreless

                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Gas Fireplace:

                    With Remote....moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    Propane heaters Fireplace and propane wall unit...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    Comfortable seating area for four...moreless

                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Convenient Parking for two vehicles...moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    There is no longer telephone service at A Log Heaven. However, cell phone service (except for Nextel/Sprint) is excellent!...moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided:

                    Bath Towels Provided Beach Towels Provided for Hot Tub...moreless

                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Kitchen:

                    Includes stove/oven, dishwasher, refrigerator, garbage disposal, microwave, small appliances ...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Our patio has a large hot tub, umbrella table and chairs and even a picnic table. We have just added a wood-burning portable fire pit beyond the patio where you can spend your evenings roasting marshmallows and telling ghost stories. We offer two porches...one is screened and the other is covered. With comfortable furniture, they are a great place to hang out. All in all, we offer over 1,000 sq. feet of outdoor living space!...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    The Gazebo is to cover the hot tub....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Small yard with tire swing, firepit and chairs and picnic table. ...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Patio
                  • Porch / Veranda:

                    Two Porches. One is a covered porch with rockers and swing, the Second porch is screened in with table and chairs for dining and lots of places for reading, bird watching or just relaxing! ...moreless

                  • Screen Porch / Veranda
                  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Large hot tub on landscaped patio. ...moreless

                  • Outdoor Hot Tub

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 4.9
                          from 12 traveler reviews
                          Loading...
                           
                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          My Standard Rate
                          2 night min stay
                          $150
                          $1,050 $3,500
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                          • Tax Rate 10.75%

                          Notes:

                          $75/$100 cash/check cleanup charge to be left at cabin at check-out for the housekeeper

                          $50 cancellation fee applies for all cancellations


                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


                          Please wait... Book with confidence

                          Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments 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: 10/17/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          • Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

                            "The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad is a really fun experience. It should be on everyone's b..."

                            ...MoreCollapse
                          • deep creek park

                            "Deep Creek is our guests and our favorite place for hiking, for picnics, for tubing and hors..."

                            ...MoreCollapse
                          • Deep Creek Tube Center

                            "Rent your tube for $3 or $4 a day and have the fun of your and your children's life! Spend ..."

                            ...MoreCollapse
                          • Jimmy Mac's Restaurant

                            "One of our favorite restaurants in Bryson City. We love the fried shrimp and love the vario..."

                            ...MoreCollapse
                          • Everett Street Diner

                            "Great for breakfast/lunch! There is always a breakfast special at $3.98. "

                            ...MoreCollapse
                          • Filling Station Deli Sub Shop

                            "A wonderful, wonderful deli! Doesn't get any better than this! Now they are a full restaur..."

                            ...MoreCollapse
                          60 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Asheville
                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Bryson City
                          12 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Smoky Mountain Country Club
                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Great Smoky Mountain Railroad
                          2 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Rt. 74 Great Smoky Mountain Highway
                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Bryson City
                          35 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          Cataloochee Maggie Valley, NC

                          Car: Necessary

                          Relaxing with massages, facials, pedicures, etc. at the wonderful, full-service Spa at Lake View at Fontana. Or, renting a pontoon boat for 1/2 or all day at Fontana Lake. Tubing at Deep Creek, Whitewater rafting and kayaking on the Nantahala, Gem Mining, Mountain Biking and Horseback riding at Tsali. And what everyone loves and is talking about....Ziplining! All within a short 5-10 minute drive. A little longer drive will take you to the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, riding the Blue Ridge Parkway, snow skiing and snow tubing in Maggie Valley, hiking at the Joyce Kilmer Forest and shopping till you drop in Highlands and Cashiers...and don't forget the magnificent waterfalls on the way. You will never run out of things to do!

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2001

                          About the owner: We welcome you to our website, Log Heaven in Bryson City, North Carolina. I'm Sandy and my husband is Ty. We would love to have you as guests at our vacation home! Even though we are originally from Chicago, we now live in Columbia, SC. I guess you could say we also live in Bryson City, NC because we spend so much of our time there. We love to hike and the Appalachian Trail and Deep Creek are some of our favorite places. We also love nature and enjoy all the deer, owl, turkey and rabbit sightings on our property. Mostly, we just like to hang out...do some gardening, reading, enjoy our family, play games, and relax in the hot tub.

                          Why the Owner Chose Bryson City:
                          In 2001, it seemed like a great idea to invest in vacation real estate. We had built Retreat in the Sky, our vacation home, three years previously and we had begun renting it to vacation guests with much success. We searched and searched to find another vacation home that guests would love and take good care of like it was their own... and that would be a good investment for us. When we found Log Heaven, it was exactly what we were looking for.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                          Log Heaven has so many outdoor spaces sometimes we just don't know where we want to 'be'. Our choices include; a covered front porch, a large screened porch, or...our patio with hot tub. Our location is close to Ingles and the town of Bryson City. We still pinch ourselves that we found the perfect vacation home for us and for our guests!


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english

                          Guestbook comments from the owner

                          Loading...
                          1 of 10
                           

                          Photos

                          • The Patio w/Hot Tub....another  great place to hang out

                            The Patio w/Hot Tub....another great place to hang out

                          • Grab a book from the bookcase and curl up by the fire...

                            Grab a book from the bookcase and curl up by the fire...

                          • A comfy place to gather on the screened porch

                            A comfy place to gather on the screened porch

                          • The great room, huge vaulted ceiling and a fireplace to warm you!

                            The great room, huge vaulted ceiling and a fireplace to warm you!

                          • Enjoy a wood fire in the backyard on those cool evenings!

                            Enjoy a wood fire in the backyard on those cool evenings!

                          • The swing on the front covered porch is waiting for you...

                            The swing on the front covered porch is waiting for you...

                          • Breakfast on the screened porch...listening to the birds...

                            Breakfast on the screened porch...listening to the birds...

                          • A great night's sleep....

                            A great night's sleep....

                          • The 'kids' corner in the loft complete with TV.

                            The 'kids' corner in the loft complete with TV.

                          • Girls just wanna have fun!! (Tubing at Deep Creek, Bryson City, NC)

                            Girls just wanna have fun!! (Tubing at Deep Creek, Bryson City, NC)

                          • Shopping is always fun in downtown Bryson City! Look a sale!!

                            Shopping is always fun in downtown Bryson City! Look a sale!!

                          • And a river runs through it.....the Tuckasegee River, Bryson City, NC

                            And a river runs through it.....the Tuckasegee River, Bryson City, NC

                          • Welcome to Log Heaven...A vacation home that you will fall in love with....

                            Welcome to Log Heaven...A vacation home that you will fall in love with....

                          • A wonderful kitchen with everything...almost as good as home!

                            A wonderful kitchen with everything...almost as good as home!

                          • Three outdoor living spaces..covered front porch, screened porch and patio!

                            Three outdoor living spaces..covered front porch, screened porch and patio!

                          • The dining area...time to play some games!

                            The dining area...time to play some games!

                          • Pick your favorite chair and cozy up with a good book on the screened porch

                            Pick your favorite chair and cozy up with a good book on the screened porch

                          • Relaxing on the front covered porch!

                            Relaxing on the front covered porch!

                          • Windows open, cool breezes, very comfortable queen bed...life is good...!!

                            Windows open, cool breezes, very comfortable queen bed...life is good...!!

                          • Kids of all ages love the loft....complete with sitting area and TV

                            Kids of all ages love the loft....complete with sitting area and TV

                          • A beautiful Fall day coming down our driveway....privacy, privacy.....

                            A beautiful Fall day coming down our driveway....privacy, privacy.....

                          • The Nantahala River...Whitewater rafting, kayaking, or stopping for lunch...

                            The Nantahala River...Whitewater rafting, kayaking, or stopping for lunch...

                          • The most enchanting mountain town you'll ever visit! Bryson City, NC

                            The most enchanting mountain town you'll ever visit! Bryson City, NC

                          • A Very Secluded -  Lodge-Like Beautiful Log & Stone Cabin

                            A Very Secluded - Lodge-Like Beautiful Log & Stone Cabin

                          VRBO #7436

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

                          This listing was first published here in 2001.

                          Date last modified - Friday, October 17, 2014

                          $150 per night (USD)
                          12

                          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

                          View calendar: Updated 10/17/14
                          Minimum stay: 2 nights
                          Dates are unavailable
                          Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                          This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                          Book It

                          Detailed Price

                          Owner
                          Member since: 2000
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated 10/17/2014
                          Email owner

                          (803) 732-5826 (South Carolina, USA)

                          Please wait... Book with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
                          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

                          Share this property via Email

                          Enjoy Fall Colors, the Polar Express and Upcoming Holidays at 'Log Heaven'....

                          Bryson City #7436

                          2 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 6

                          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.