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The Ultimate Lake Experience

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Bunk Area, 3.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 12-15)

This is the ultimate lake experience. Architecturally designed and custom-built home incorporating historical charm and sleek contemporary styling. This property was recently featured in the April issue of Veranda Magazine. The steel and glass living room features double walls of sliding glass spanning over a breathtaking waterfall. Located on Ryan Creek with its crystal clear waters and fantastic fishing. Every room in the house features outstanding views of the lake and sunsets.

The home features two master suites with king-sized beds and private baths, master bathroom has large soaking tub and separate shower; two guest bedrooms, one with a queen bed and one with a full bed; plus a bunk room with four twin beds and sitting area. Gourmet, fully furnished, top of the line kitchen featuring Wolf range, Subzero refrigerator, dishwasher and separate ice machine. The kitchen has a separate pantry and bar area for plenty of storage. All house audio system with surround sound in the living room and speakers on each terrace. Private dock with large swim platform. Rooftop terrace above living area with fireplace.

A fireplace is found in the master bedroom as well as in the living room. The terrace level deck features a private outdoor shower. A gas grill is located on the lower deck area.

It is requested that children DO NOT eat in the living areas or bedrooms. CHILDREN ARE WELCOME BUT MUST BE SUPERVISED AT ALL TIMES AS THE PROPERTY IS ON A ROCK BLUFF AND ALL PORCH AND STAIR RAILS ARE NOT CHILD PROOF.

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More Details

Owner
Diane Oakley
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2017

About Diane Oakley

Love Life & Love the Lake!! This place offers the best of both!!

Diane Oakley purchased this house in 2014

Why Diane Oakley chose Lewis Smith Lake

This lake home is private, unique, relaxing and a great place to recharge. It's location is fantastic by road or by water - very convenient to all the amenities the lake has to offer while on your stay.

What makes this house unique

Guests love Maison Roc because of the fantastic views from every window. The home is private, comfortable and spacious. The decor throughout the home is unique, modern and has neutral tones, which creates an environment that is natural to the eye.

Amenities

Crane Hill House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet , off the kitchen
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Master Bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , lower level
    Bunk Area - 4 twin/ single , reach bunk room by ladder from second floor hallway
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2nd floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 2nd floor
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Main level
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (4)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Please note that cell reception is not great, particularly with Verizon. Some service providers are better then others. AT&T is best. Verizon works ok from the top bedrooms; better on the water and out on the street. However, the wifi connection is good for texting once logged in using the user name and password provided in your welcome packet. The county is considered "dry" so if you intend to make alcohol a part of your journey, please plan ahead and buy before you get too close. Please bring bug spray as being secluded and by the water there may be insects around the home.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(39 traveler reviews)

The Ultimate Lake Experience
average rating of 4.5641026 based on 39 reviews
Hoover,AL-Panama-Puerto Rico
5

The most beautiful house on Smith Lake.

  • 5 of 5

I've stayed in a lot of places with VRBO and this was simply the best. It had the look of a mansion but the feel of home. It was very comfortable and nothing was missing. Typically, rental homes have barely the basics. It was great they didn't rely on renters to have brought everything. I've been to places that didn't even have salt and pepper. Even the cookware was more than sufficient for making large meals. The communication with directions, etc. were perfect. It was definitely a winner for families like us that hate carpet. The best part was the privacy. The way the house is situated on the property makes for perfect solitude. We loved the separate beverage/coffee station off the kitchen. Mornings and afternoons were perfect for opening all the doors and listening to the waterfall while lounging on the incredibly comfortable chairs and sofa. I agree that children under 10 years old would need constant monitoring due to some of the construction elements, but that really should be advised at any lake house. I will probably bring my 5 and 10 year old for future visits. The home audio system took a few minutes of patience to configure, but was a great touch. The wi-fi was also very sufficient as cellular signal weak to none. But that was a plus! Overall it was a great home for our 15th anniversary to share with family. We will return. Thank You.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this review! We look forward to having you and your family stay with us again soon!
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5

Perfect spot for a weekend getaway with friends

  • 5 of 5

We had an awesome time in this one of a kind home on Smith Lake. We enjoyed the outside and the inside, including all the fireplaces.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property!! Do quiet and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We were here for a staff getaway and it was the perfect location for our team. The big kitchen made it easy for us to cook together, play games and just hang. The living room was a great meeting place, especially with such a great view!

We had a great time!

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful quiet well equipped lake house

  • 5 of 5

We had a great 2 night pre-Christmas getaway with our extended family. There were 8 adults and 2 kids - 13 and 17. The girls loved the sleeping loft. Enjoyed the layout and the outdoor fireplace. Downstairs bedroom suite stayed quite chilly - thankful for the space heater. Warning - Master bathroom does not have window treatments on the windows above the soaking tub. If someone is on the driveway, they can possibly see in. Overall a great stay. We will be back again.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had an amazing time at Maison Roc. This house is beautiful and loaded with charm.

  • 5 of 5

We will definitely come back- the weekend wasn't long enough! We will definitely rent a boat next time so we can explore the lake.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad that you enjoyed your time at Maison Roc! We loved having you as well and can't wait to have you back! Thank you for the review!
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5

Gorgeous vacation home

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed in this beautiful home for our 10 year anniversary, and we already are trying to figure out when we can return! The home is beautiful and the setting is just as gorgeous. The customer service was outstanding! If you are not accustomed to country roads, please follow the directions the homeowner sends you instead of navigational devices.

If you are looking for a place to relax and enjoy beauty inside and out - this is your place!

Thank you for making our trip and our anniversary so memorable.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Congrats on 10 years of marriage! It's a wonderful, beautiful thing and we are so glad that you were able to stay with us to celebrate such a special occasion! We would welcome you back anytime and hope to see you back soon!
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Map

To schedule massage therapy, a grocery run, in house chef or whatever might be of help during your stay, you will find available contacts in the visitor booklet upon your arrival. Additionally, this spectacular home is within 5 miles by car to the nearest grocery store and neighborhood convenience stores/gas stations. Two marinas are accessible by boat and by car within 10 minutes from the home. Boat rentals are readily available with details found in your welcome package.

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Rates & Availability

Crane Hill House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Mar 16 2017 - Aug 10 2017
2 night minimum stay
$585
$3,500
 
 
Nightly Rate
Aug 11 2017 - Aug 11 2017
2 night minimum stay
$625
$3,500
 
 
Nightly Rate
Aug 12 2017 - Aug 12 2017
2 night minimum stay
$625
$3,500
 
 
High Season
Aug 13 2017 - Aug 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
$585
$3,500
 
 
Nightly Rate
Aug 25 2017 - Aug 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$625
$3,500
 
 
Nightly Rate
Aug 26 2017 - Aug 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$625
$3,500
 
 
High Season
Aug 27 2017 - Sep 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
$585
$3,500
 
 
Nightly Rate
Sep 8 2017 - Sep 8 2017
2 night minimum stay
$625
$3,500
 
 
Nightly Rate
Sep 9 2017 - Sep 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$625
$3,500
 
 
High Season
Sep 10 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$585
$3,500
 
 
Low Season
Oct 1 2017 - Mar 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
$450
$2,975
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$585
$3,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Admin Fee $150 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $99
Pet Fee $150 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $200 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

All payments are made in full at the time of booking. No cancelations or refunds are accepted whatsoever. If your booking is several months in advance, the owner will consider a payment schedule. In the event of extreme situations, and at owner's sole discretion, owner will consider a rain check for your stay. Owner reserves the right to include a non -refundable deposit in your quote.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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