Spacious, Craftsman-Style Cottage Perfect for Summer Vacation!(11 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
Our Craftsman-style cottage features old-world decor and comfort-inspired furnishings – the perfect escape for guests with discerning tastes. Nature greets you each morning as you sip a steaming cup of coffee, in a comfy chair, overlooking a natural stream. After a day of fun-filled outdoor activities, cozy up to a crackling fire and soft music, with a glass of wine and good book.
Our sleeping arrangements are ideal for a party of eight: The gracious king master suite, charming queen second bedroom and cozy third bedroom (with 4 twins) are a bedtime treat as you sink into designer bedding and luxurious hotel linens. And there's nothing better than catching up with family or friends over a delectable meal or dining al fresco in the comfort of our spacious screened-in patio.
Good times begin at the Lake Club where two glistening pools overlook the majestic lake and mountain vista. Soak in the sunshine while the kids try out the pool slide. Take in a doubles game at nearby tennis courts or explore the lake by canoe, kayak or pontoon. The rustic lounge and bar hits the spot for a nite cap or a sun-break. Rainy day? No problem, relax in the lodge-style tavern, treat yourself to a delectable meal, a movie in the 20-seat theater or catch up on the latest score in front of a roaring fire.
There's something for everyone at Bear Lake Reserve: Over 15 miles of hiking trails and walking paths, a Nicklaus Design® 9-hole golf course with 3400'+ panoramic views, lake streams and ponds teeming with trout and more. Within a 60-minute drive you'll find some of the most breathtaking waterfalls and overlooks. For the outdoorsman or athletically inclined there's boating, water or snow skiing, snowboarding, whitewater rafting, horseback riding, four-wheeling, fly-fishing—the list goes on and on.
If you prefer to take things at a slower pace: Tour historic Biltmore Estate, Gardens & Winery, step further back in time at Cherokee's Okonaluftee Indian Village or treat yourself to a spa day at the 42,000 sq. ft Grove Park Inn Spa. Want to shop 'til you drop? Then check out one of the many high-end boutique, gift or antique shops in nearby Highlands.
There's so much to experience and enjoy you'll find yourself coming back, time after time, to the Great Smoky Mountains. We'd love to have you visit—so call and book your vacation with us today.
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Member since: 2011
- 1800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- King size beds (1) Premium mattress, king-size pillows & designer bedding.
Spacious master w/bedside tables w/lamps, lighted ceiling fan, closet, dresser & entertainment unit w/TV. Adjoining tiled master bath w/granite double vanity, hair dryer, walk-in shower, private water closet & 2 linen closets, Queen size Beds (1) Premium mattress, standard pillows & designer bedding. Cozy 2nd bedroom includes dresser, closet, bedside tables, lighted ceiling fan & TV, Twin or Single Beds (2) 3rd bedroom sleeps 4, includes twin trundle with standard pillows & designer bedding, dresser, closet, lighted ceiling fan & TV, Bunk Beds (1) Twin bunk bed with standard pillows & designer bedding sits opposite twin trundle in 3rd bedroom....moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
Satellite / Cable:
(4) 42' LCD HDTV with built-in WIFI & internet apps. Stream movies from your Netflix® account & more. DIRECTV® Choice Extra (over 150 channels by satellite). TVs and DIRECTV in all bedrooms....moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Free Long Distance:
- Gas Fireplace:
- Linens Provided:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace:
- Catering Available:
- Cooking Utensils:
Knotty Alder cabinets are stocked with china, glassware & flatware, pots & pans, bake ware & casseroles, mixing bowls, serve ware, tupperware and small appliances for food prep. Granite countertops with double-sink & ample closet space for groceries....moreless
- Deck / Patio:
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 2 - May 24, 2017
3 night min stay
May 25 - Sep 5, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 6 - Dec 31, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Cleaning Fee $150
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Tax Rate 10.75%
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Stunning Lake Club w/2 pools & lakeside beach/boat dock, On-site restaurant w/romantic setting & gourmet cuisine, Lodge-style lounge & bar w/gorgeous views, Spa rooms, Gym w/steam/sauna rooms & lockers, 20-seat movie theater, Nicklaus Design® 9-hole course & Golf Club–tee off at 3400’w/panoramic views, Asphalt tennis courts w/Deco Turf® & backboards, 15 miles of hiking trails, Hike Bear Pen Trail or picnic at Bear Creek Park, Mill Pond Pavillion is great for private parties or celebrations and includes DIRECTV, WI-FI and phone service. Just 60 minutes from Asheville & Regional Airport, 30 minutes from historic Cashiers & Highlands
Year Purchased: 2006
About: Chris & Dawn and Tom & Angie are proud owners of the Cottage at Bear Lake Reserve. When we aren't busy with our careers in sales and marketing or contracting business, we like to travel locally or internationally and enjoy entertaining family and friends. We also like to spend as much time at our cottage and Bear Lake as possible. It's the perfect escape. Our interests include outdoor sports and activities, sight-seeing, enjoying the arts, attending cultural events, and sharing a mutual love of great wines. Giving back to community is also important to us and we've volunteered and raised money for a number of organizations including the American Heart Association, March of Dimes, Breast Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association, Big Brothers and Big Sisters and Second Harvest.
Why Tuckasegee, NC, USA:
Bear Lake Reserve® has blended unspoiled nature, outdoor entertainment and luxurious amenities seamlessly to create a memorable vacation experience for kids of all ages. The surrounding mountains, pristine waters, private resort and neighboring communities ensure that there's something appealing to every interest and taste year round, 24/7. And the location is ideal—you're far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the city yet close to art and culture, entertainment and a host of outdoor activities. You can do just about anything or absolutely nothing surrounded by nature at its absolute best.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We consider our cottage at Bear Lake Reserve as our home away from home. It's the perfect retreat for every season—mild springs give way to sun-filled summers, crisp fall evenings with stunning foliage and the quiet stillness of snow covered winters. Serene woods, a crystal clear brook that runs along our property and nearby trails provide the perfect setting to slip away and recharge.
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Front of craftsman style mountain cottage with front porch.
Dining area for 6-8.
Kitchen overlooking dining/great room
Grill and outdoor seating on spacious screened porch
Concerts and fireworks at the Pavillion
Cozy up to the outdoor hearth
Winter is serene at Bear Lake
Spacious family room with TV and fireplace.
Gourmet Kitchen with Granite and Gas Range
Screened back porch overlooking bustling creek
Master bedroom - king bed.
Guest Bedroom Two with Queen Bed
The Majestic Lake Club
Dine al fresco or drink in the view at the lounge
Jack Nicklaus design 9-hole course
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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