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Recent Lake Nantahala reviews

  • Memorable Experience

    "I've rented placed various times and I have to say that this has the best experience. Pat, the owner, was very helpful, accommodating and pleasant to work with during my stay. As a matter of fact, he was in Italy when I arrived at Misty Laurel and he called me to make sure that everything was okay. His directions to the the place were very helpful especially since I rely a lot on Google maps. I traveled with my son and my Golden retriever and the house was just spectacular. It was everything I expected and more. I've been to places where the owner has signs and notes posted on every room. This was not the case. I felt right at home and spent five glorious days, enjoying Misty Laurel. The view from the house was spectacular, and I woke up every morning looking at the mountains and the lake. The view from the top floor bedroom allowed you to look over from bed and see it (just as in the pictures). I enjoyed coffee and wine on the balcony and took in the smells and the sounds of nature. My seventeen year old son enjoyed cable and especially Wifi. I liked that the deck would close completely, so I felt comfortable, having my dog outside. I cooked all our meals and the house had everything I needed to prepare them. We used Pat's suggestions to visit various places in the area, including Cullajasa Falls and Wayah Bald. We also visited various waterfalls in Franklin/Highlands. I hope to go back to Misty Laurel one day, in the summer so we can enjoy the lake and the river activities. Thank you, Pat for sharing your home with us."
    Guest: Hiliana L. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 12, 2015
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  • Wonderfully Serene and Beautiful

    "We visited lake nantahala on labor day weekend, stayed 4 nights and it was wonderful. The house was perfect for us, we had 4 kids and 4 adults. The oldest child really enjoyed the kayaks! The sunset on the dock is nothing short of amazing. We rented a boat for two days from the marina which was a great idea. We found the waterfall on the river side of the lake channel, which is just a short hike after parking the boat. I just wish it were closer to High Point, but the drive is beautiful!"
    Guest: greg0445 Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 11, 2014
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  • All American Vacation with Kids and Dogs

    "This cabin was so beautiful both inside and out. It was rustic, homey, quiet, romantic, relaxing, comfortable beds, nicely appointed master bathroom and guest bathroom at the top floor. There was something wrong with the half bath by the living room. Possible septic smell. The kitchen was large and well equipped. The previous renters have ALL left some dry goods behind for the next family to include pasta and sauce, canned goods, rice, non-stick spray, charcoal, lighter fluid, etc. Also, there were more spices there than I have in my own kitchen back home. We left behind mosquito candles on the porch and scented candles inside. We did not run the A/C AT ALL and it was JULY. We opened the windows and ran the attic fan. Cool breeze at night. Slept like babies! The kayaks were nice fun for the kids (age 9 & 10). The dogs had a blast jumping off the dock. The lake was so clear and clean you could see over 100 feet down. The water falls, rope swings into the lake, and nature excursions right there were fantastic! I would NOT recommend bringing your boat. We have a large utility vehicle and we still managed to get stuck twice towing the boat up the mountain. Very hazardous! Rent a boat there. Also, this isn't a good place for elderly or small children. The walk down to the dock is steep and there is a leap to the dock from the steps. The grocery store is a 30-45 minute drive (one way). We recommend trying to buy everything you need the first trip to the store. We recommend you arrive, take inventory of what you need, then shop. We didn't need half the stuff we thought we would. Also, pay it forward by leaving something behind for the next people. Be it some pasta shells, candles, dish soap, etc. It made me feel happy that the people before us were so considerate. We did the same. There is NO cell service. NONE! It was nice actually. We were able to text and email though. Bring a phone card in case of emergencies.. Forward your phone to the house BEFORE you head up the mountain. The kids did not ask to use their iPads once. This was an old fashioned "off the grid" vacation, and we LOVED IT! Use your iPod or iPad to hook up to the stereo to listen to your favorite music. Surround sound speakers inside and out. I laid in the hammock and listened to mellow soothing music and just relaxed. Ping pong downstairs and HUGE bunk room (sleeps 8) was AWESOME! Care gently for the house because we will be back again and again for years to come. Enjoy!"
    Guest: pamela_g_love@bellsouth.net L. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 26, 2014
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  • Wonderful stay at beautiful cabin with boat!

    "My family stayed at this beautiful cabin for a week and absolutely loved it! Cool in the mornings and warm in the afternoons, which is when we lived on the lake using the beautiful boat with knee board and tube. The marina is located nearby for refueling and the lake, which is absolutely stunning, is not busy at all, which is nice if you want to play on the lake or just cruise. We were able to drive about an hour north to Cherokee to the casino, and just down the road to Nantahala Outdoor Center to do some white water rafting, which was awesome. Highly recommend this cabin as a quick getaway or a week long vacation!"
    Guest: Doyle S. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 14, 2014
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