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Luxurious Hidden Valley Lodge - Relaxing Mountain Retreat!

Sleeps20
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 3,900 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedroom, 4 Full Bath, 1 Half Bath, Sleeps 20, 4 King Beds, 4 Queen Beds

Hidden Valley Lodge is a recently new property for Julie and I. Please see the neighboring Blue Moon Lodge (VRBO #492345) for current reviews of our other property.

Welcome to the relaxing side of the Smokey's!

Hidden Valley Lodge is centrally located in a quiet mountain valley tucked between many popular cities and attractions. It's unique location allows you to enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the Smokey Mountains while being just a short drive from Asheville, Waynesville, Cherokee, Great Smokey Mountain National Park and a multitude of hiking, rafting and outdoor activities.

This luxurious 3,900 sq. foot, 5 bedroom, 4-1/2 bath cabin is our newest addition to the vacation rental market. Located next door to the Blue Moon Lodge (VRBO #492345), this cabin accommodates a slightly smaller group while providing the same upscale log cabin experience. It boasts an impressive 4,000 sq. feet of covered porch with hot tub, 4 large King size bedrooms, one large bedroom with 2 sets of Queen over Queen bunk beds (suitable for adults), two plush living rooms, and a lower level game room.

The main level has a gourmet kitchen equipped with everything you'll need to cook that award winning meal for the entire group. The open kitchen/living room lets the cook be part of all the activity even while preparing their masterpiece! If grilling is your specialty, you'll love to be on cooking duty with our 5 burner propane grill (propane provided). With indoor seating for 16 and multiple outdoor tables, there's plenty of room for everyone to eat at the same time.

Head down to the lower level and let the fun begin! The game room is equipped with a ping pong table, air hockey table and card table. The lower gathering space has 3 full size couches, two of which are sleepers. There are plenty of board games, card games, movies and puzzles to entertain for hours!

If the inside space isn't enough, move on out to the 4,000+ sq. feet of covered porch. With breathtaking views of Crabtree Bald, hot tub, tons of rocking chairs, tables, hammocks, etc., you may not want to go back inside!

The location of this lodge allows you to enjoy the tranquility of the smoky mountains while still being close to Asheville, Waynesville and Maggie Valley. We are surrounded by a multitude of mountain activities such as hiking, zip lines, white water rafting, tubing, fishing, waterfalls, skiing, and elk viewing. The amazing Biltmore Mansion is only 35 miles away. Harrah's Cherokee Casino and Ocanaluftee Indian Village are within a scenic hour drive. You can also enjoy the hustle and bustle of Gatlinburg, TN which can be reached in 1 1/2 hours.

Please note, this is our Christian family's home. We are very dedicated to keeping this lodge extremely well equipped and will continue to improve the amenities so that you will want to come back year after year. However, in order to do this, we need quality and like minded renters. If you are looking for a great home away from home, we'd love to share ours with you! If you're looking for a place to party, drink excessively, play loud music, let the kids run wild, or have a crazy uncle Bob that likes to shoot guns off the porch, please go ahead and mark this rental off your search!!

We are located in a quiet mountain community with many local residence. We STRICTLY enforce outside quiet hours of 10:00 pm to 7:00 am. Violation of this noise ordinance will result in loss of refundable damage deposit and immediate termination of your stay.

(Due to potential snow in the winter months, trip insurance and/or 4 wheel drive is highly recommended for winter rentals)

More Details

Owner
Ryan Pownall
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018

About Ryan Pownall

Julie and I love coming to the mountains with our four children, Noah, Christian, Anna and Ashlyn (pictured at nearby Hot Springs on the Appalachian Trail). We've been married for 18 years and plan on retiring in the mountains!

Ryan Pownall purchased this cabin in 2017

Why Ryan Pownall chose Clyde

Hidden Valley Lodge is a close duplicate of our other cabin, the Blue Moon Lodge. When it became available, we loved the opportunity to provide two cabins side by side. Having the two cabins will allow slightly larger groups a place to stay next to each other. It also allows for youth groups to have a boys and girls cabin.

What makes this cabin unique

The lodge provides a great place to escape for that mid sized group. With 3,900 sq. feet of indoor and 4,000 sq. feet of outdoor living space, these midsize groups will have all kinds of room to spread out!

Amenities

Clyde Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Neighborhood Outdoor Quiet Hours are 10pm to 7am.
  • No Drones are Allowed to be Flown at or Around the Lodge
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Main Level Hall Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Three Sinks
    Lower Level Hall Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Three Sinks
    Lower Level Hall Bath - toilet , shower , Single Sink
    Mail Level Half Bath - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Main Level Bedroom - 1 king
    Main Level Bedroom - 4 queen , Two sets of queen over queen bunk beds suitable for adults
    Lower Level Bedroom - 1 king
    Lower Level Bedroom - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The lodge has a backup generator to provide you that extra comfort and security in the event of a power outage.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

This house is amazing! The views make one want to never leave! Unsure if the applainces were more intelligent than we renters or need some repair. I spoke personally with the owner regarding the above and we both had a good laugh, but he did state he would have everything checked! He was extremely pleasant and able to give me some information I was unable to retrieve offline. Our stay was for a simple sweet wedding, but this would be a wonderful getaway for any family, sleeping 10 adults and 8+ children easily! Look it up!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lillington, USA
5

Great overall experience

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was fantastic. My friends and I really enjoyed our stay. The owners called to check in with us and make sure that we were ok and let us know that they we could contact them if we needed anything. They had everything we needed.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Piedmont, SC
5

We had an awesome time!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was amazing. Perfect for our weekend get-away.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Mt house

  • 5 of 5

Great House and fantastic experience !

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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5

It was perfect. My family and i we had a great time. The house is beautiful and the view is amazing.

  • 5 of 5

Its amazing. The house is beautiful. It has all the utensils you need to cook, lots of games for the adults and kids. The view is amazing. Thank you!! My family and i we had a great time.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous home and perfect multi-family retreat!

  • 5 of 5

We had three young families staying together and this home worked perfectly! Everything was exactly as described and we were close enough to all of our desired activities for the weekend! Even just wandering around the neighborhood was fun and beautiful!

It was totally my fault for not reading the check-out instructions ahead of time but you are responsible for removing all of your own trash from the home at the end of your stay. Definitely something I wish I had known earlier, since we ended up with bags and bags that we had to figure out how to pack up. We had a couple of small issues while we were there (we hadn't realized, also, the we had to provide our own trash bags and toilet paper--and we had a water supply/pressure issue) and both times, the property managers responded immediately and were incredibly accommodating. They and the owner, Ryan, couldn't have been nicer or easier to work with!

I would definitely recommend this home for future family trips!!

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Asheville
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Maggie Valley Club
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Cataloochee Ski Resort

Hidden Valley is located in the heart of outdoor country. Mountain activities such as fishing, hiking, rafting, biking, wildlife viewing and scenic drives are all around you. Shopping and dining are a short drive away in the eclectic city of Asheville, or in the quaint mountain towns of Waynesville, Maggie Valley, and Lake Junaluska. The Biltmore Mansion is located only 35 miles away. For those wanting to travel the Blue Ridge Parkway, access is 45 minutes away.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $500

$500 Refundable Damage Deposit is required in addition to the Damage Protection Plan

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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