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Buffalo Creek Lodge our rustic three bed room mountain chalet

Bedrooms 3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Make BUFFALO CREEK LODGE your deluxe mountain chalet for romantic getaways, family vacations, or fly-fishing trips. Awesome Views! Nature Adventures! FREE HIGH SPEED DSL- BRING YOUR LAP TOP!

BUFFALO CREEK LODGE - A rustic Swiss-style chalet high on our private 40-acre ridge at 2,600 feet elevation. Marvel at spectacular views of the Smokies from the covered porch and balconies...6,642-foot high Clingman's Dome, only 41 feet less that the highest peak in the eastern United States. Cozy up to blazing logs on cool evenings. Gain a sense of history at Cherokee and the acclaimed outdoor drama, Unto These Hills. Explore the world's oldest mountains supporting the world's most diverse biosystem. Thrill to cascading waterfalls and rare virgin forests. Fly-fish for native trout in near-by crystal mountain streams and tumbling rivers.

BUFFALO CREEK LODGE is the only Bryson City destination for Madison River Outfitters, an official Orvis fly-fishing and guide service for Western North Carolina.Over 70% of the ORVIS guest return each year.

Local hemlock wood exterior blends the Lodge into its natural forested setting. Comfortable furnishings, and antique pine and cypress flooring, distinguish the spacious interior throughout. The living room's hugh floor-to-ceiling fireplace is built of native 'creek rock' handpicked from local streams.

Bedrooms are furnished for convenience and comfort. Downstairs: King

TV. Upstairs #1: queen plus twin, private balcony. Upstairs #2(master): queen with air conditioning, TV, private balcony. Two full modern bathrooms please you with all new appointments. And you'll love the handy upstairs coffee 'nook' with refrigerator for your morning coffee and evening beverages.

The complete kitchen was renovated wall-to-wall in 2002 with cherry wood counter tops and all new appliances: gas stove, microwave, dishwashser, refrigerator, ice maker. Cooking utensils provided.

FOR FAMILY REUNIONS OR LARGER GROUPS. We have three additional rental facilities located within a short walking distance from the main Buffalo Creek Lodge. Ask about the Buffalo Creek Guest Cottage, the Buffalo Creek Bridge Cottage and our new Buffalo Trace Cabin.


* 50% Deposit due with confirmation, Balance 30 days before arrival.

* Clean Up Fee $75.00

* Sorry, No Pets or Smoking.

Keywords: Cabin

More Details

Beau Brasington
Member since: 2004
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Testimonial from Rob Domico- Owner, ORVIS Outfitter and guide, Madison River Angles & Outfitters.

"I earn my living as a professional ORVIS Outfitter, which means I seek out the very best in accommodations and services for our North Carolin fly fising Expedition Trips. ORVIS is the only company in the world that has a service endorsement program for lodging and fly fishing services. I always rely on the Buffalo Creek Lodge for the very best accommodations. I cater to all types of customers who hire ORVIS for destination trips because of the quality that ORVIS brings to full service trips. The Buffalo Creek Lodge repeatedly becomes my choice for accommodating customers for short and long term trips."
Feb 2004
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Bryson City Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Bath room on main level walk- shower with seat - extra strong shower volume! Second level Bath -regular shower with strong water volume.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
  • Bed Rm 1- King (First Floor) (Second Floor) Bed Rm 2 -Queen Bed Rm 3. Queen plus Twin
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Three Satellite TV's, Free DSL.. This home can be rented as one, two, or three bed rooms -- rates adjusted by number bed rooms reserved.


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Buffalo Creek Lodge our rustic three bed room mountain chalet
average rating of 4.95 based on 24 reviews

Merry Christmas

  • 5 of 5

The best rental cabin that we have ever rented. And we had snow on Christmas Day!

It has everything that you need! Very clean! Incredible views, has tons of room inside, 5 minutes from town. We will definitely be using it again.

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was a nice place for our far flung family to meet. We enjoyed the two night stay despite the rain

  • 4 of 5

The owner was very nice and responded very quickly when contacted. The lodge was clean and well supplied. We were there with a 2yr old for the Polar Express which was in easy driving distance. I would love to return in the summer or fall.

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cabin!

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about this place ! We had everything we needed and the home was clean, comforting, and spacious. The view was amazing !! We will definitely be back! Thanks for having us Beau !

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Banner Elk, NC

Buffalo Creek Lodge spells AWESOME!

  • 5 of 5

This is one of a very few rentals at the top of our rental list with VRBO. We found it to be so relaxing in front of the fire or sitting on the screened back porch overlooking the Smokies in the distance. It reminded us of an Adirondack camp cabin with all the comforts and amenities. The location's access is just perfect for sightseeing daytrips in all directions. There are so many places of interest in the area. Many thanks to Beau for his assistance! Also, don't forget your fly rods should you come for a stay. Beautiful country and mountains/streams/lakes everywhere to enjoy!

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great vacation cabin!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was perfect for our family of four, but could have easily accommodated 3-4 more people. My daughters loved having their own porches off the upstairs bedrooms. The wifi was not very good, but it's a short ride back to Bryson City if you really need it, or use a hot spot. Beautiful, secluded, rustic yet it had plenty of amenities. Games and puzzles provided. Clean cabin, plenty of linens, and I was very happy to have a washer/dryer on site. The only thing missing was more time there!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Orvis Fly Fishing guides can be arranged


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleanup fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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