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High up on Mtn - View & Hot Tub for an 'Altitude-Adjustment'

Bedrooms 1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

This cozy cabin is nestled high off Ivy Log Mountain, just a 2 miles outside the town of Blairsville. The privacy makes it an ideal romantic getaway or honeymoon retreat. If you need a place to chill so you can get an 'Altitude Adjustment,' this cabin is for you. It truly has the look and feel of a tree house. The interior walls are all natural tongue-and-groove pine, except for the master bedroom. There is a covered back porch with a swing and rocking chairs that face the long range mountain view. A very large open deck comes off from the porch where the hot tub is located. On cold nights, you can snuggle up to the indoor stone fireplace. Or, if you are up for roasting marshmallows around a campfire, there is another area below the deck including a firepit, picnic table, and bench.

There is plenty to do besides 'chilling' at the cabin. Lake Nottely is one mile down the road and Lake Chatuge is 15 minutes north in Hiawassee. Take a very scenic hour drive over over the mountains to Helen. Vogel State Park is just 15 minutes south, and offers a variety of activities from paddle boats and miniature golf, to hiking trails and waterfalls. Antiquing, shopping, and golfing at Butternut Golf Course is just down the mountain from the cabin. Within 1.5 hours, you can be in the beautiful Nantahala Gorge white-water rafting.

The 'Georgia Mountain Fair' happens in August.

The 'Sorghum Festival' happens in October, which is PEAK season in the mountains!

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More Details

Lisa Kelley
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for a perfect weekend. Your cabin is awesome! I hope to stay here again in the near future. I am trying to leave a good review on the vrbo site, but it keeps saying there is an error when I am on the confirmation page. Hopefully they will get it fixed soon. Thanks again. Griffin.
Oct 2012
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Blairsville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Only one bathroom, so not ideal for a large crowd.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • The cabin has 3 Queen size Beds Master Bedroom on main with French Doors that open to the in-deck hot tub facing the Awesome Mountain View! Upstairs open loft with two queen beds
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
There is a lower level area below the deck that includes a fire pit and picnic table.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(39 traveler reviews)

High up on Mtn - View & Hot Tub for an 'Altitude-Adjustment'
average rating of 4.820513 based on 40 reviews

Loved it here!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was perfect, had everything we wanted/needed and more! Plan to rent again soon! Thank you so much :)

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing romantic getaway!

  • 5 of 5

I blindfolded my girlfriend and took her to this cabin to celebrate our one year anniversary. The view was amazing, the cabin was super cozy, and the jacuzzi was a nice touch as well. We spent most of our time grilling out, drinking, and taking in the views. While Blairesville is a sleepy town there is surprisingly a lot to do. We went horseback riding, shopping, and ate out. There were countless other parks, lakes, rivers, and biking trails that we simply did not have time to visit. Blue Ridge is also a really cool town about 20 minutes away so there's shops/restaurants worth visiting there. We may have gotten lucky but there was also a big bag of charcoal, 5 bags of firewood, and plenty of matches.

My only criticisms are minor but worth mentioning. The listing states that Helen is about a 30 minute drive but it's actually about an hour. We booked a ziplining day in Helen but had to cancel because of the weather and long drive. Luckily we got a full refund but probably would've looked at other options if we knew it was a long drive. We would recommend adjusting the listing to reflect this.

We were also aware we needed to clean our own dishes but there were no sponges/scrubbers so we had to use paper towels. Again, minor detail but we would've bought a sponge ahead of time if we knew.

I would also say while the view is AMAZING, it is not AS good this time of year (May) because of the dense foliage. These photos must have been taken in fall/winter because you cannot see this clearly in the spring. Minor detail.

Also worth noting they are not kidding when they say the drive is STEEP. I got comfortable after my second time driving up the mountain but it's fairly scary the first time. It sounded like my car was going to stall out. You really need to gun it straight up the mountain in 2nd gear! Again, totally worth it and these criticisms did not discount our 5 star rating.

We will definitely be back and had a very hard time leaving!!! Thanks for sharing your cabin with us.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cabin is just amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Views and private is the best, everything was perfectly clean and you have all commodities there. Can't wait to back in summer!

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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  • 5 of 5

This cabin was perfect for my recent trip to the mountains! Everything was perfect from the accommodations to the hot tub. Days were spent running the trails from Vogel State park. Nights were spent cooking on the grill and enjoying the sunset and then the night sky. The cattle mooing down below were like icing on the cake. I loved this place and will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very Refreshing

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was beautiful and the scene was breath-taking. This was our first time in a cabin and brought some many things from home thinking it wouldn't be in the cabin and really all we needed was ourselves! We will definitely come back within the next few months. Thank you Lisa...this was a great experience!

Abimelech and Cicely

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Peacefull and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Very beautiful, and relaxing. We needed time to get away from all the rat race noises, pressures and all that goes with a routine life. The cabin interior/decor was pleasant surprise, unique and gave the impression of relaxation. Kitchen was well stocked, and the place was nicely kept, and very clean. Loved the view, and we took many pictures. We had planned on eating dinner at the local restaurants, but instead we just grilled on the large deck, and just chilled. Took a little to get used to the quite, but that wasn't too hard, it was exactly what we needed. The fire pit was really nice, and we left the lights off to enjoy seeing the stars. Very beautiful and serene, recommed it to anyone looking to get away, and relax.

Thanks We plan on coming back.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Blairsville Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
July 4th Weekend
Jun 29 2017 - Jul 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
Nightly Rate
Jul 14 2017 - Jul 14 2017
2 night minimum stay
Labor Day Weekend
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall - Prime Season
Sep 28 2017 - Dec 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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