About the property
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House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 9-10)
Guests continue to come back and rave that this is a house like no other rental home!!! The pictures just don't capture what the home has to offer. Walk through the front door and be wowed as you enter into an authentic Adirondack Chalet Log home. The log home getaway boasts solid log exterior and interior walls and has open log beams running through all the ceilings and walls; it is a warm, beautiful country home. Enjoy each other in the gigantic 1000 square foot entertaining room with vaulted ceilings, which includes the cozy great room with large open full kitchen, island bar seating, separate dining area and spacious open loft above, all with the focus of the towering floor to ceiling gorgeous rock fireplace with wood stove. Wood stove has glass door and creates warmth and ski lodge cozy atmosphere.
Master bedroom has queen size bed and walk in closet with full bath, even has logs running through the showers--you can't get more country than that! Second bedroom has full size bed, third bedroom has 2 twin trundle hand made log bed and huge loft has full size bed and small couch (sleeps small child). There is also a pull out full/queen sleeper couch located in the game room. Wireless internet is also available, so bring your laptop, but no working allowed! Please refrain from smoking inside the home.
EXTRA BONUS! NEWLY FINISHED 750 Sq Ft. Basement Game Room with a brand new professional size pool table, darts, 32' flat screen TV and DVD player.
Enjoy the beauty of the outdoors in your backyard to over 200 feet of trout fishing on rushing Shooting Creek. Then step into your own private quaint wood burning Sauna Bath House to treat your over-worked muscles after a long hard day of trout fishing creekside.
The kids will have a blast with tubes in the creek, or park your lounge chair right in the middle of the creek for sun bathing with a good book. Night life includes seasonal lightning bug catching, star gazing and roasting marshmallows creek side around the bonfire ring.
Time for a cookout, dine outdoors on the open wrap-around deck, plenty of outdoor seating and take in the seasonal mountain views and Shooting Creek as it rushes by below. This retreat offers both beauty indoors and out. Yard is completely fenced above creek for pets and child play. You won’t want to leave the house!!!!
But if you do, Lake Chatgue is five miles up the road, public boat ramp,jet skis, pontoons and boat rentals for a days cruise or fishing on 133 miles of the beautiful mountain view shoreline. Several near by amenities include golfing, trout fishing (trout farms nearby), horseback riding, or enjoy a music and folk festival held in the quaint town square or live theater throughout the year.
Day trips include whitewater rafting on the Nantahala and famous Deliverance film sight on the Ocoee River, shopping and dining in Historic Alphine Village in Helen, Georgia, or river tubing, Smoky Mountain Railway, Cherokee Indian Reservation Casino and snow skiing and tubing at Maggie Valley. World Famous Ruby Falls, Rock City and Chattanooga, Tennessee, just two hours.
There is so much to do for the whole family to enjoy. So pack your clothes and fishing pole--we have the rest!
Keywords: Adirondack Chalet Log Home
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- May 22, 2018
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We'll be back
We came to this property on a very cold weekend, so we spent much of the time sitting around the wood stove enjoying each other's company. We especially loved the fenced dog run, which isn't something you often find in a property like this. The kitchen and bathrooms were well equipped, and Jody was a fantastic host. We'll definitely be back here again.
Beautifully well kept and stunning cabin. Host was very hospitable and welcoming.
Short but sweet!
Had a great time at the cabin. If you stay here you will enjoy it very much.
Good to see we have satisfied guests enjoying their time, always very heart warming to see families making memories. Look forward to having you back next year.
Perfect home away from home!
This home is tranquil and beautiful. It is very well furnished too I was finding new things on the wall up to the day I left that I found very interesting. It was very centrally located for Hiawassee and surrounding activities that we did in North Carolina. Lots of fun and would highly recommend and stay again.
Slice of Paradise
The space and amenities at Fisherman's Retreat totally blew me out of the water. The open living room/ kitchen was terrific for a large family and the downstairs playroom was perfect for the occasional rainy patch. The river was just deep enough for my grandkids to play in and do a little fishing. I just can't say enough- loved the house, as well as the area. Grocery stores are within 20 minutes, as are lakes, hiking paths, quaint little towns.
Thank you so much for your review. It was a pleasure accommodating you and your family, always great to hear from our guests that they appreciated the home itself from the youngest of the family on up. As you mentioned there is plenty of activites and sight seeing to be had within a short distance from the home. Look forward to having you and your family return some time soon. We all need to take a break from the our busy lives, "unplug" and truly enjoy each other and Fishermans Retreat is always a perfect place to do just that. Take care.
Our family rented this property for two weeks and thoroughly enjoyed our entire stay. We had a small issue with an appliance and the owner immediately had the issue fixed. We could not have been more pleased with our interactions. We highly recommend this property
Pleasure was all ours and an honor that you chose our home to rent. Delighted to know that you all enjoyed your stay and hope to have you all back in the near future. Thanks so much for your review.
15 miles to Brasstown Bald (Highest point in Georgia) 15 min. to Standing Indian Mountain, 20 miles to Appalacian Hiking Trail, 1.5 hrs to Maggie Valley Skiing and Snow Tubing and Cherokee Casino, 15 minutes Hiawassee Georgia to Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds, Fun World Arcade, Movies, Shopping. In between Franklin and Murphy 20 minutes each way. 2 hrs to Famous Ruby Falls, Rock City and Chattanooga in Tennessee, Mountain lookout views five miles, downtown old fashioned square 10 miles
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Cleaning Fee is $95 for 2 people, $110 for 3-5, $125 for 6-10 Pet Fee is $100 Monthly rate of $2650 is charged only during months of January, February, March