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A spacious private setting. 3 enclosed porches for relaxing & a beautiful view.

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Last updated: 08/26/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The log cabin was originally built in 1838. In the mid seventies the cabin was relocated from nearby onto a modern foundation perched upon the top of the hill. At this time of reconstruction a back kitchen & dining room, garage, second floor with 3 bedrooms and 3 covered/enclosed porches were added. Over the past few years the interior has been renovated and modernized. What a charming setting for a very private little getaway or busy family gathering. With plenty of overflow space, all the kids can run and play right out front on the hills of grass while the adults relax on the porches enjoying the sound of running brooks and the spring fed waterwheel. Peace and seclusion are just a few of the attributes found here. A Captain's Cabin on 'Little Onion Mountain' has over five acres to roam without ever leaving the property. Yet it's conveniently located minutes to downtown Franklin, grocery stores, restaurants and 5-20 miles from 4 fabulous waterfalls, world class hiking in the Nantahala National Forest and the town of Highlands.

Keywords: cabin, fireplace, privacy, acreage, waterfalls, hiking, photography, fall foliage, antiquing, horseback riding, spacious, waterwheel, kayaking, canoeing, tubing, rafting, fly & trout fishing, smokey mountain railroad, meadows, pond, secluded, gem mining,

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • 'The Bunk Room': 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    Trundle bed under bottom bunk also....moreless

  • The Master Stateroom: 1 king

    Back French door lead to game room over garage & back stairs...moreless

  • The Lighthouse Room: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • The Sun Porch: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Very private. Running brooks on both side of house with a small bridge and waterwheel. Large out door fire pit / picnic table / hiking trails on and around property and mountain....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$139 $149
Fri, Sat
$834

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $75
  • Cleaning Service Fees $125
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Additional fees depending on the total number of guests (over 4), and number of pet(s).

Not included in rental fee is Open/close & cleaning services of $125.00

50% deposit due at booking - Balance due 30 days prior to arrival.

Payment by check preferred, or Credit Card.

Credit card on file required prior to arrival for security and damages.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 08/26/2016
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Location

Car: Recommended

Trout & fly fishing, Gem Mining, Cherokee Indian reservation, Casino, Waterfalls & Lakes & National Parks.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: International Sea Captain, Diver and Son.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • A spacious private setting. 3 enclosed porches for relaxing & a beautiful view.

    A spacious private setting. 3 enclosed porches for relaxing & a beautiful view.

  • Your view from the front door.

    Your view from the front door.

  • Sleeper sofa in the cabin.

    Sleeper sofa in the cabin.

  • It's all here!

    It's all here!

  • Full bath downstairs.

    Full bath downstairs.

  • Queen bed the 'Bunk Room'.

    Queen bed the 'Bunk Room'.

  • The Light house room can sleep two also.

    The Light house room can sleep two also.

  • Upstairs sun porch with futon, large couch and more rockers.

    Upstairs sun porch with futon, large couch and more rockers.

  • The spectalular stair-stepped Cullasaja Falls are nearby.

    The spectalular stair-stepped Cullasaja Falls are nearby.

  • Beautiful Meadows.

    Beautiful Meadows.

  • Big fun on the nearby Tuckaseegee River in Dillsboro.

    Big fun on the nearby Tuckaseegee River in Dillsboro.

  • The Capt's hand made Ocean Mat is on display at the front door and are for sale!

    The Capt's hand made Ocean Mat is on display at the front door and are for sale!

  • Plenty of rockers on the front porch.

    Plenty of rockers on the front porch.

  • A very cozy cabin.

    A very cozy cabin.

  • Plenty of recliners too....

    Plenty of recliners too....

  • A comfortable setting.

    A comfortable setting.

  • The Master Stateroom.

    The Master Stateroom.

  • Bunks in the 'Bunk Room'.

    Bunks in the 'Bunk Room'.

  • The Light house room can sleep two also.

    The Light house room can sleep two also.

  • Relax and or play in the porch over the garage.

    Relax and or play in the porch over the garage.

  • Past Cullisaja Falls on the way to Highlands is 'Dry Falls', a must walk under!

    Past Cullisaja Falls on the way to Highlands is 'Dry Falls', a must walk under!

  • Summertime fun.

    Summertime fun.

  • I sell this amazing product. It is used in the entire cabin. google it!

    I sell this amazing product. It is used in the entire cabin. google it!

  • Plenty of parking and a garage too.
Call Tom at 954-801-9310....

    Plenty of parking and a garage too. Call Tom at 954-801-9310....

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, September 29, 2016

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  • Calendar last updated 08/26/2016

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