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Bear's Lair- Luxury Cabin with Fantastic Lake View Wifi! Hot tub!

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,400 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

This is a great cabin overlooking Lake Nantahala with a fantastic view! Plan to relax in the Hot Tub while viewing the lake! Inquire about Pontoon boat rental and lake access options! Free wireless internet and free long distance phone calls for U.S. calls.

The luxurious furnishings will dazzle you and the large decks overlooking beautiful Lake Nantahala will delight you in this four-bedroom, log home! King bed Master suite, plus 3 Queen bedrooms including one in open loft with breathtaking lake views. There is also a queen sleeper in downstairs den. This getaway chalet includes a great room with dining and kitchen looking out two stories of windows to the lake and Smoky Mountains, plus a second den. Sleeps 8-10, all in luxury beds. Satellite TVs, DVD, gas grill, comfy fireplace, great kitchen, and washer/dryer. Everything is included, just bring your pajamas, blue jeans, and come to relax and enjoy the views and cool weather or be as active as you like in the wonderful outdoors of the Nantahala Lake, river, and forest! We also provide a wonderful list of activities to do in the area.

This is a FABULOUS home in a LUXURIOUS setting with Henredon and Drexel Heritage furnishings that will bring you back! We have paid close attention to every detail.

A boat launch is just around the corner. Or ask us about lake access, and pontoon boat rental options. Want to know more? Email us now.

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More Details

Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

We stayed at this cabin and must disagree with the other reviewer. It's only 100 feet up from the main road and is a easy to drive. We loved the all-wood cabin feel with all the bears and accessories. The views from every room are spectacular. Can't wait to go back!
Jul 2014
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Topton Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • We will provide a refund of payment for cancellations more than 90 days of check in less a $50 cancellation fee plus any credit card fees.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master suite with private bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Fabulous lakefront view
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Fabulous lakefront view
    Downstairs den - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeper sofa plus additional sofa
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , The 4th BR is in open loft with breathtaking views of lake
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Outdoor Hot tub, Satellite TVs, Hi-speed internet. Outdoor firepit in natural surrounding. No Smoking indoors. Thank you!


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Bear's Lair- Luxury Cabin with Fantastic Lake View Wifi! Hot tub!
average rating of 4.625 based on 17 reviews

We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect. Love the lake view. It would have been nice to have the house rules posted and maybe a list of recommendations on restaurants, hiking trails and fun activities in the area available. We will definitely stay again!!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We have a great list of activities we provide our guests. Sorry you didn't receive it. Please come again and return to the cabin or our other one called Bearadise!
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Cleveland, Tennessee

Great Place

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed the long weekend very much. Cabin was very comfortable, quiet and relaxing, with a great view. Tried our hand at some fishing, but didn’t have much luck. Looking forward to a future trip back.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Trip

  • 5 of 5

Had an amazing trip up to the Bear's Lair Cabin. The owner sent a email with in an hour to confirm our trip. Beautiful cabin and beautiful views. We are coming back soon. Thank you for an awesome trip.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful cabin, broken hot tub

  • 3 of 5

The cabin was beautiful, amazing views, but we specifically searched for a cabin with a hot tub. The hot tub never got past 86 degrees. We were there for two nights, called and spoke with the owners and maintenance guy who all seemed genuinely well meaning, however no one ever came out to fix the tub. It was pretty disappointing.

If it wasn't for that, it would have been a great trip.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great news! The hot tub now works! It was offline for two days, but has been repaired. Electronic controls in hot tubs are a bit tricky when buttons are pushed too many times, especially when children play with it. We are so glad you enjoyed our cabin and hope you return! Thank you!
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Pictures don't do it justice

  • 5 of 5

Loved it! The view alone is worth it. Cabin was wonderful.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We agree! The view is great! Please come again!
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Christiansburg, VA

Beautiful Cabin with excellent view

  • 5 of 5

My wife, brother, sister in-law, and I stayed in the cabin October 20-22. We couldn't have been more pleased with the cabin and our stay. We would definitely like to stay in this exact location in the future. The view from the top deck is gorgeous and allows you to sit out and enjoy a fresh cup of coffee while you watch the sunrise over the lake. We enjoyed a day on the lake, caught some fish, and hiked some trails. I would certainly recommended this cabin to anyone interested staying just off the lake. The only item would recommend looking into is the hot tub. The temperature never got above 95 degrees. Now we are not "needy" people and still enjoyed using it. But during the cooler months/nights it would be nice to have it a little warmer (minor detail). Overall = Excellent location and cabin! Thank you very much for allowing us to stay and we look forward to returning in the future!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay! Sounds like you did it right too. I wish you had called about the hot tub temperature as we could have asked our caretaker to stop by or talk you through it by phone. Please do next time as we hope you will return!
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Nearest Point of Interest
Public Boat Ramp
Nearest Point of Interest
Lakes End Restaurant and Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Fishing spot
Nearest Point of Interest
Bearadise lakefront home

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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $125 + Tax

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations that are made more than 90 days prior to the check in date: A full refund of damage deposit and rental payment (less a $50 service fee and any credit card fees if applicable) will be provided.

Cancellations that are made within 90 days of the check in date: A full refund of the advanced damage deposit will be made (less $50 and any credit card fees if applicable); however a refund of the rental payment will be made only to the extent that a tenant can be found to occupy the vacated time reserved under this contract.
By reserving our home, you agree to these terms.

Holidays are $260 per night or $1700 per week plus cleaning and tax.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund