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Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

LOCATION- 6 miles North of Hiawassee, Ga and 5 miles East of Hayesville @ 76 Patterson Road, Hayesville, NC.

We have some dates and weeks still available in September and October and the rates have been lowered below the already low Off-Season pricing. Sept and Oct are our favorite months on Lake Chatuge. The weather is fabulous, the nights are cool, the water is still warm and the views and colors are amazing during these two months.

THE PATTERSON HOUSE, located on Elf Point is your opportunity to book a vacation in a pet friendly Lake Access home on a quiet point with a nice lake view and access to a community boat slip that comes with the use of a Pontoon Boat for your lake enjoyment! This well landscaped, well furnished, Lake Access home is located on Elf Point on the North Carolina side of Lake Chatuge. This is an older home with native rock veneer outside but has been totally renovated on the inside. Guests have commented that the pictures do not do the house justice, especially the inside, so we have added some new pics. It has two master bedroom suites and one other large bedroom. One master bedroom has a rock fireplace with gas logs, a king bed and a bath with a large jetted garden tub/shower. The other master bedroom has a king bed, sitting area and large bath with a jetted garden tub/shower. The third bedroom has two double beds and a large bath with jetted garden tub. All bedrooms have TVs. The kitchen has all appliances with a washer and dryer. The kitchen has a nice lake view. The den has a single pull-out sofa, TV and an adjacent full bath with jetted tub/shower. The living room has a queen pull-out sofa, Large Screen TV and also has an adjacent large bath with jetted tub/shower.

There is a screened porch, with lake view, located off the living room. The porch has a sitting group as well as a glass table with 6 dining chairs. There is a gas grill and an outdoor fireplace adjacent to the porch. The home is nicely furnished with crown molding and many extras on the inside. Access to a private community boat dock slip is nearby and use of A PONTOON BOAT is included in the rental. Elf Point is a quiet community that is great for biking, walking or running, with a large wooded TVA forest on the end of the point.

A refundable security deposit in the amount of $400 IS REQUIRED TO HOLD THE RESERVATION and is due @ booking (First Deposit Received by Owner takes Preference, for the same date/dates). The full rental fee is due 10 days prior to arrival. Cleaning and pet fees are also due 10 days prior to arrival. The Pontoon boat will be full of fuel and oil but subsequent fill-ups are the responsibility of the user and the Pontoon must be left full of gas and oil.

Keywords: House, pontoon, boat, view, lake, Chatuge, Hiawassee, Young Harris, Lake Access, Lake View, Boat Slip.

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Cliff Hood
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
January 11, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great week! Love the lake- the pontoon boat was a great addition... Had a wonderful time! Great house!
Aug 2010
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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

average rating of 4.894737 based on 25 reviews

Pretty view from the porch

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time. Only issue was the gas station on the lake was closed on the day we went out on the lake which was different from day we were told. Not the owners fault. Just had to cut the boat trip short. If you rent check hours first so you don't wait till last day like we did.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Troutman, NC

Great time on the lake

  • 5 of 5

My family had a wonderful time at the Patterson house. Cliff made the stay very relaxing, be able to get on the water on the boat was great. The beds were all very comfy, and the bathrooms were great. Nice kitchen for cooking family meals, and the screened in porch was an added bonus.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Lovely place close to Lake Chatuge. Great entertainment areas, comfy beds, nicely decorated.

  • 4 of 5

We had a a great time at Patterson House. Although we had some problems with the pontoon boat, the owner responded promptly. The lake is beautiful and is a lovely setting. With 5 fully appointed bathrooms and great gathering areas, it is a perfect place for a large group. Lovely sunsets from the porch.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Great home, kind & helpful owner!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of five enjoyed a very relaxing stay at the Patterson House. Cliff the owner is very nice and accommodating. He was available when needed and offered recommendations to visit the Chatahoochie National Forest & Anna Ruby Waterfalls and local restaurants. The house is lovely, beds are comfortable, jetted tubs are great, boat is so fun, lake is amazing, location is very peaceful. We look forward to renting with Cliff again. Thanks for sharing your home & boat with our family!!

Jenny & Chris

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Monrovia, Maryland

Fabulous First Time!

  • 5 of 5

Our vacation started with an incredible fireworks show on the lake from the pontoon boat that comes with the house. That was really fun and a first for us! This house is very comfortable and relaxing! We really enjoyed the screened porch! Lake Chatuge is beautiful with gorgeous mountain views. Great swimming! We bought floats at Costco that were like lounge chairs for the water! Cliff the owner is very easy to deal with and quickly takes care of any hiccups. This was our first lake vacation and it was wonderful!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Melbourne FL

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Met up with cousins and family for a great vacation at the Patterson Home in Hayesville, NC. This was a beautiful place and it comes with a Pontoon Boat. The mountain views from the boat rides are unbelievable. The home is at the end of a private road. The screened porch in the back has a view of the lake and the mountains. The home is large enough for about 8 people even though there was only 6 of us. We enjoyed playing ping pong and barbequing in the patio area. We enjoyed our walks through the quaint neighborhood and the location is only a few miles away from stores and restaurants. I would recommend Mary's Country Grill in Young Harris. I would also recommend visiting Brasstown Bald. It was breathtaking there. Mr. Hood instructed us well on the use of the boat and how to use the WiFi. I would recommend this VRBO rental to anyone who wants to get away from it all.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Asheville, NC, Chattanooga TN, Atlanta GA
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Multiple- Hayesville NC, Hiawassee, GA, Murphy, NC
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
The Ridges Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
US 64
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Cataloochee Ski Area, Maggie Valley, NC
Car: recommended

Located near Hiawassee and Young Harris Georgia. Lake Chatuge straddles the Ga and NC border. Great mountain vistas, National Forest and TVA undeveloped spaces on the NC side of the Lake. Plentiful recreation, hiking, waterfalls, Appalachian Trail, Trout fishing, lake fishing, boating, dining and entertainment opportunities on both sides of the Lake.


Rates & Availability

Water's Edge House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Spring 2017
Apr 13 2017 - May 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
May 26 2017 - Sep 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall/Leaf Season
Sep 10 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $50
Property Damage Protection $59

The first payment of 25% is due at booking and the final 75% is due 10 days prior to arrival. Full refund for cancellation up to 60 days prior to arrival. No refund for cancellation within 60 days of arrival. If you opt for the Pontoon Boat rental, it is $500 and you must choose the option at the time of booking and we will send a new rental quote that includes the Pontoon. If you choose the option, you have full access to the Pontoon Boat for the rental period of the House (3,4,5,6, or 7 Days) Again, the Pontoon Rental period must be the same period as the House rental.

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Water's Edge House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Private to Master Bedroom #1
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Private to Master Bedroom #2
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Private to Bedroom #3
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Located adjacent to the Living Room that has a Queen Sleeper
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Located adjacent to the Den that has a Single Sleeper
  • 5
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (2), Double Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Lake access to boat dock. . Pontoon Boat is optional with rental. We charge $500 for the Pontoon Boat rental of 3,4,5,6 or 7 days. The rental period for the Pontoon must be the same as the rental period for the House. Marinas on lake charge about $200 per 4 hours for pontoon rental or $300 per day and $1,400 weekly.

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