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Beautiful Lakefront Home with Pontoon Boat Available

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Beautiful 3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom lakefront home, with private floating dock and beautiful views. Kerr Scott Lake is a 1400 acre crystal clear lake nestled within the picturesque setting of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The lake is perfect for tubing, water skiing and fishing. It also offers an adjacent state park and miles of hiking and bike trails. Take the canoe out for a paddle and enjoy the wildlife on the lake.

As an optional add on - also rent a pontoon power boat along with the rental for an additional fee and have it waiting for you at the private dock. Available April - Sept.

The home is beautifully updated with wood floors, gas fireplace, granite countertops and new stainless steel appliances. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you may need and a washer and dryer is also available for your convenience. The finished basement offers a second living area with TV and Wii plus a pool table. Relax out on the huge deck overlooking the water, furnished with gas grill and plenty of seating or lounge on the floating dock which has ample room for guests to relax.

This home is a must see and offers everything your family needs for a wonderful and relaxing lake vacation!


Home sleeps 8. Master bedroom has a king size bed and private bath. Second bedroom offers a queen bed and third bedroom has a full size bed. Basement has a full size pull out sofa. An additional full bathroom is upstairs. Linens and towels are provided.


Outside of the lake, Wilkes County is an ideal location for those looking to escape the fast paced world and enjoy a beautiful quiet small southern town. There are several festivals that occur throughout the year attracting many visitors but some of the most notable are Merlefest and the Brushy Mtn Apple Festival. Merlefest is a four day music festival held the last week of April, hosted by Doc & Richard Watson in memory of Eddy Merle Watson. This festival attracts top performers and thousands of visitors each year. The Brushy Mtn Apple Festival is one of the largest one-day arts and crafts festivals in the Southeast held the 1st Sat of October in downtown North Wilkesboro.

Stone Mountain State Park (less than 30 miles away) is one of the most popular parks in the State and is known for it’s breathtaking hiking trails, rock climbing and trout fishing. Boone, ASU and Blowing Rock (less than 40 miles away) offer snow skiing, snow tubing, gem mining and many more activities. The Blue Ridge Parkway, only 20 miles away, which offers outstanding scenery and many recreational opportunities make it one of the most visited sections of the National Park system.

Keywords: lakefront, brushy mountains, dock, pet friendly, family friendly, quiet, relaxing, merlefest, waterfront, boone, blowing rock, wilkesboro, mountain biking, boat, pontoon

More Details

Candy Dwyer
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

About Candy Dwyer

Hi, we have had this home for several years and really love spending time here with our family. It's a great place to get away and is perfect for families.

Candy Dwyer purchased this house in 2002

Why Candy Dwyer chose North Carolina

It's a beautiful area right on the water and in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

What makes this house unique

We love swimming and lounging on the floating dock and grilling on the deck in the evenings.


Boomer House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Brand new bed & mattress new in 2017
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • King Bed (1), Queen Bed (1), Full Bed (1), Pull out sofa
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Canoe available to guests


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Beautiful Lakefront Home with Pontoon Boat Available
average rating of 4.870968 based on 31 reviews

Beautiful house and view

  • 4 of 5

My family had a great time at this beautiful property. Very well equipped kitchen, everything very clean, beautiful lake, great deck, very quiet and relaxing. I fully recommend to anyone my stay was 6-2-17. 6-7-17

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Even though it rained 4 out of the 5 days we were there, the house is so well stocked with activities we were never bored. We also rented the boat but got little use due to the weather but what time we did we enjoyed it. Candy is very helpful and stays in touch with any situation. Just be sure to get a workout going up and down the hill out back. We would stay again in the future.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved! Loved! Loved this house!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

I love this house. Very close to everything, clean and the owners do all they can to help you out to make your stay comfortable. This was my second time here and I plan on staying more.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Property - Completely relaxed!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous time over the Presidents Day holiday. We were able to spend time with our kids and relax in the beautiful sunshine. Be sure you purchase a fishing license if you decide to fish because the park ranger did drive up on a boat and demand that we show our fishing license. The house is comfortable and clean with plenty of fun to be had. The pool table was great and there were plenty of board games and movies to choose from. We would definitely rent this property again!

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Christmas Vacation

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed there for Christmas with our two daughters and four-year-old grandson as a surprise to my wife's parents who live in Boomer. The house was as advertised, very spacious for everyone, kitchen was well stocked with pots and pans ,plates, etc. Because of the weather we did not get a chance to go down to the lake but do plan to reserve in the future so we can use the pontoon boat. We would definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quick stay but very nice

  • 5 of 5

My family and my brother in laws family stayed here over this past weekend due to a funeral we were all attending( figured a home would be better than cramming everyone in hotel rooms with kids) The house was very spacious for everyone, kitchen was well stocked with pots and pans ,plates,ect. the lake is gorgious, and the basement had games to keep everyone entertained. We hope to make a trip back when they are renting the boat along with the house to take a tour of the lake. All in all even though our trip was brief it was a very nice place to stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Boomer House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak 2
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Aug 26 2017 - Nov 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Cleaning Fee $95

Rates subject to change until confirmed.
Damage deposit of $400 is required but can be provided via either Credit Card number or Personal Check.
Boat Rental Available April - September - $650 per week, $400 per weekend.
Additional cleaning fees (added to totals) - 6 or more guests - $30.
Only full weeks (Sat to Sat) booked during peak months of June/July/August.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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