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Cozy Bear Paw Cottage

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Cozy Cottage is the ideal place for a relaxing getaway. It is located on a hill side in the private gated community of Bear Paw on Lake Hiwassee. The cottage is in walking distance of the tennis courts, playground, club house, pool, and fishing pond. The nearby marina has boats available for rent or you can rent a slip for your boat. You will find wireless internet at the club house 24/7.

Cozy Cottage was built in the 1930 to house the Hiwassee Dam construction workers. The cottage has been modernized with today’s conveniences. This cottage provides the backdrop for a relaxing vacation away from all your worries. While in the rocking chairs on the porch you can sit and enjoy your favorite cup of coffee. It is like going back in time when life was much less complex! You will hate to leave Bear Paw and return to the hectic real world.

Keywords: Cottage

More Details

Owner
Ellen
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Ellen

This has been a great place for us to vacation with our children. It has been like going to camp with them. We have enjoyed the great outdoors ! We rarely watched TV. We would play cards and board games. Just have family time and create wonderful memories!

Ellen purchased this cottage in 1997

Map

Amenities

Murphy Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tiled tub with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen Bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

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Cozy Bear Paw Cottage
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 27 reviews
4

Cozy, clean, quiet!!

  • 4 of 5

The cottage was great! Everything you need is provided to relax there, minus the groceries. It was super clean and far far away from the crowds of everyday life. Definitely worth the price. If you're looking for a secluded cabin in the woods with no neighbours this isn't it. But it is in a quiet gated community in the mountains. Paved roads are a plus for many. Prefect little place for a romantic couples retreat. Thanks for sharing with us!!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A Great Fall Getaway with lots of Fish!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I spend 4 nights here at the cabin and we really enjoyed it! Everything was wonderful and clean. Our host was very kind and helpful, although we didn't really need any help because everything was so clearly explained. The screened in porch was amazing and the kitchen was great. There were four of us total, and we fit comfortably in the house with no problems. There is a hill to walk up, but it was very doable and there are easy steps that make it very easy. We fished a great deal at the pond right at the end of the road and caught several bluegill and a few bass. If you get the chance you should for sure check out the dam and the river right across the street from the Bear Paw neighborhood. If you plan to do any cooking, make sure you bring your spices- salt and pepper were the only spices stocked in the cabin.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a nice trip and caught some fish. Please come again! Ellen & Rip Banks
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4

Great quiet get away

  • 4 of 5

Just stayed for a long quiet weekend. House and community are great for a little down time. House was very clean and comfortable. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy little cabin

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is in the most delightful area. Everything was clean, people were friendly and helpful. Would love to own a cabin here.......maybe someday! The cabin is cute as can be and well equipped. Note, it does require climbing a steep hill if you have mobility issues it would be difficult. That being said, I'm old and overweight and did fine...lol Ellen was the kindest woman, she was so gracious and pleasant to deal with. We were evacuating from Hurricane Irma and she made this difficult time so much easier by working with us on arrival and departure times. Thanks again Ellen, May God bless you and yours.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you to the dearest people . So thankful to have them at our cabin.
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5

Really nice cabin!

  • 5 of 5

Loved it! This is an awesome two bedroom cabin that retains some of its historic features but with a nicely updated kitchen. If you're looking for a getaway you'll be comfortable here. The cabin has wifi so that's also a plus.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cute and cozy!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the cozy cottage. Very clean! Perfect mountain/lake get away!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $65 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

$500 per week for Holiday weeks

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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