About the property
- Cottage1100 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay4 - 5 nights
Serene rural location with 2 car garage, deck & views. Perfect to Relax.
Come back to your relaxing country retreat after a day filled with outdoor activities! 'Lakewood' is a perfect Lake and Mountain Getaway! The private, 1 acre country setting overlooking the valley of the northern tip of Tellico Lake in the Cherokee National Forest is remote enough for peace and serenity but only one mile from the boat ramps at Tellico and Chilhowee Lake. Lakewood isn't fancy but it is clean and comfortable! Read what others have said about us!
If you love scenic drives you will love the 100% paved road access and the central location to Hwy 360, 129 ('Tail of the Dragon') and the Cherohala Skyway in Tellico Plains. Both are considered world class scenic byways especially for motorcyclists!
Use the Garage to store all your gear at night!
Situated near the Chillhowee Dam, there are two bedrooms with queen sized beds. The youth room has a twin sized trundle bed that sleeps two and a bunk with a twin bed on top and a double sized futon sleeper on the bottom. Lakewood sleeps six adults or four adults and four kids very comfortably. There is also a large livingroom with two couches and a huge country kitchen! Perfect for Family/Friends Reunions. Half way between FLA and Mid-West! SEE MORE DETAILS AND PICTURES BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW TO OUR WEBSITE!
Just 7 miles further up Mount Pleasant Road in a quiet, remote mountain hollow is, '5 bedroom - The Cottage at Hemlock Grove.' (VRBO listing 44444) For families or groups looking for a mountain hide-a-way, this is it! Located on 300 acres deep within the Cherokee National Forest. This larger cottage offers access to hiking, trout fishing or wonderful day trips to the Citico Creek Wilderness Area, Cherohala Skyway, Fort Loudon State Park, Sequoia Museum, Tellico Plains or even Pigeon Forge. Sleeps up to 20 with the additional bunkhouse. See all the details on our Website link below!
Keywords: Country Cottage, Farm House, Country House, HWY 360, HWY 165, Bikes Welcome, Scenic Drives, Boat Ramps, Chillhowee Lake, Tellico Lake, large groups, 2 car Garage
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 18, 2018
We live in Atlanta but have two vacation rentals in Monroe County Tennessee catering to adventurous folks, like us, are looking for seclusion and solitude in the Cherokee National Forest and the cool mountain air. hemlockgrovedotcom.
Lee purchased this Cottage in 2005
Why Lee chose Tallassee
We own a cabin nearby. We purchased the vacation rentals because of their location and to help promote the forest, mountain and lake scenery of Monroe Country Tennessee.
What makes this Cottage unique
Gorgeous views. Light, spacious house. Restful setting. Clean and comfortable! Great motorcycling, hiking, mountain biking, boating, fishing or just plain old relaxing. Bountiful birds and wildlife. Free wifi and long distance telephone through Magic Jack. Garage to store kayaks, bikes, motorcycles,canoes, boats etc.
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Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
On the quiet side of the smokies the way we like it
The house was very equipped for our needs. It was very cold out we tryed to do Dollywood to cold we took in Lost Sea and Chattanooga and trains.
When we returned to the house it opened up for our stay. Very maintained we look forward to return in the summer for hicking ect
Thank you so much for taking time to write a review for your family reunion at Lakewood Cottage! You left everything in great condition which we appreciate very much! We are glad you were able to take in some of the local sights even though the weather was so cold in late December. Since we strive to always earn 5 stars from our guests, please let us know where we fell short and what we can do to make your stay even better next time! - Happy New Year! Lee
We rent this place a few times a year. Owners are great and the property is well taken care of.
We knew this was in a remote river valley and that is why we ended up loving it! First impression beautiful piece of property with lovely plantings. The outside of the house was pleasingly welcoming. As we walked in we were blown away! Bluegrass music was playing, there were beautiful wildflowers and an incredible gift basket and we thoroughly enjoyed every one of them! The place was impeccably cleaned. The bed was very comfy (and I usually have problems with the mattresses being hard) and we slept soundly. Double car garage was really nice but couldn't get our van in but that was okay as there was a super nice security light in the front yard. All that was nice but the top thing for us was the critters: fireflies galore, rabbits, otter, deer in the yard, baby wild pigs in the backyard.....it was a dream vacation for us. The owner was friendly and made sure we had all the info we needed and called to make sure we made it okay as well as half way to make sure we didn't need anything. We loved our TN vacation, but it was made even better because we found Lakeside!
Thanks for the great review Cindy! We are so happy that you and Eddie found Lakewood Cottage the perfect spot to relax and enjoy your vacation for 12 nights. It's fantastic and rare that you saw wild boar piglets! I think the only thing you missed seeing were Smoky Mountain black bear, which are seen periodically. But I want to thank you for leaving the cottage in such incredible shape! Please come back and experience a different season like Fall or Spring. We welcome you back any time you choose, just be sure that you come back!
This is my 3rd stay and as always the place was great.
You are welcome back any time!
Perfect place to stay
We were supposed to check in late but Lee worked hard so we could get in the house earlier...and that he did. We were coming down the driveway and Lee was heading out. Lee is a very nice man, talked to us a bit before he left. Kept in constant communication with us from the time of booking until the day we checked out. The house was perfect, fit the description of the property exactly. Lee left us a very nice welcome basket!!! We were a group of six adults, plenty of room for us all, 4 motorcycles fit nicely in the garage. Got a lot of use out of the large back deck during our down time. Could not have asked for anything more. Spacious and well taken care of inside and out. Will definitely rebook this property when we comeback. Not a deal breaker by any means, but my only concern would be the stone drive way for any new riders on a motorcycle (we drove down the grass).
Thanks so much for the great review! We are happy that you were pleased and comfortable and had safe travels. Many groups of riders have stayed with us and everyone loves the scenic rides and beautiful roads in the area. Thank you for leaving the cottage in great shape! We welcome you back any time! (We have never had anyone mention the crushed stone driveway before. Maybe we will consider getting it paved. We hope that doesn't scare any riders away since the grass is a great solution and it is only about 200 feet long. )
Many more happy trails to you!
I have stayed here before and would recommend to anyone. House is always clean.
Thanks Paul! You and your group always leave the place in great shape. Glad you enjoyed your stay.
We have a central proximity to Highway 129 and the Cherohala Skyway, favorite scenic highway day trips for world class scenic drives. Highway 360 & HWY 129 Tail of the Dragon!
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Maximum Occupancy 8 (including babies). Rates are subject to change at any time until rental agreement is signed and deposit received. Holidays have higher minimum stay requirements. Cleaning fee is waived if 5 nights or over.