Hunter'S Lodge~ ' an Exquisite Escape with Soaring Views'(62 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-4 nights
- Property type:Lodge
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Lodge, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3 Baths (Sleeps 8)
Spectacular, panoramic mountain view from sunrise to sunset. This custom built, luxury home is located on Highlands Mountain. 15 minutes from downtown Highlands. On top of Highlands Mountain. It is one of the the highest homes in the area, placed right next to forest service land for additional privacy and easy access to hiking trails. Maps for hiking trails are available in home.
****View is so expansive that you can see hawks and eagles soaring past the balconies*****
***Home was built by a renowned custom log home builder with handmade, custom features throughout entire home****
The house is fully stocked (towels, linens, soap, toilet tissue, garbage bags, paper towels, cleaning agents, etc.).400-1200 count sheets throughout. Temperpedic master bed. Down comforters throughout home. Thirsty towels throughout. The refrigerator has purified water. A fully stocked gourmet kitchen with mountain views awaits your culinary skills. Please bring charcoal if you plan on using outside grill. Also bring fire logs if you plan on using the outside fire pit. Marshmallow sticks are located next to outdoor fire pit in holder on side of barn. Please extinguish fire and empty trash after enjoying the fire pit. In winter months, please pick up 1-2 bags of salt in case of snow. 4WD vehicles are also recommended if you know it is going to be snowing. If you do not have a 4WD vehicle, just park at the top of driveway on the grass (on Dendy Orchard rd)
The property looks and feels like a 5 star mountain resort. Spend the day hiking on groomed, creekside mountain trails and your evening dining at an award winning restaurant in Highlands. We have run into town to buy supplies only to find ourselves still there 5 hours later exploring the many unique shops and trying a new restaurant for lunch and/or dinner. Coming home to this beautiful estate is priceless. Fireplaces inside and out will thrill you all 4 seasons with the push a a remote control button. Fire pit for memorable outdoor nights by a roaring fire.
Accommodations: House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, plus loft (Sleeps 6) 8 upon request
**Can't find availability for this year? You can check next year's availability on the calendar. Also check calendar often, we sometimes get a cancellation)**
**If your dates are not available, please email us, as there is another cabin located down the road available to rent,
**The botanical gardens is located 3.5 miles away in downtown Highlands. Dry Falls is 2.5 miles away.The Bascom: Center for the Visual Arts is 2.5 miles away from the Lodge. The Farmers Market is 3 miles from the property. Whiteside Mountain is 3.1 miles away.
If guests accumulate more than 2 large bags of trash, they must be removed from property and take to nearest trash drop off. (Franklin or Highlands)
For more information, availability, and photographs, please visit my Link at the bottom of this page. This also serves as a blog to add your comments.
Minimum stay is 3 nights. (check in at 4:00pm; check out at 10:00am). Later check out time may be available upon request and approval only.
All special requests will be considered.
Maximum number of people staying: 6
Charge of $25 per person per night will apply for more than 6 guests after approval.
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Member since: 2008
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- WHILE IN HIGHLANDS: >>Shop to You Drop >>Hike Whiteside Mt. >>Walk up Sunset Mt. >>Visit the Bascom >>Take In Waterfalls >>Ride Horses >>Play Golf >>Enjoy Nature from a Zip Line Canopy Tour **The botanical gardens is located 3.5 miles away in downtown Highlands. **Dry Falls is 2.5 miles away. **The Bascom: Center for the Visual Arts is 2.5 miles away from the Lodge. **During the holiday season, be sure to check out "Tom Sawyer's Christmas Tree Farm" in Cashiers. Lots of family activities and holiday fun for the entire family. **The Farmers Market is 3 miles from the property. **Whiteside Mountain is 3.1 miles away. **Please go to this website for lots of information before your stay in Highlands: http://highlandschamber.org...moreless
- DVD Player
- Game Room
- Ping Pong Table
- Satellite / Cable
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Air Conditioning
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer
- Covered Parking
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Catering Available
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
Pool / Spa
- Jetted Tub
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 1 - Jun 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Jul 1 - Jul 4, 2017
3 night min stay
Jul 5 - Oct 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Dec 22 - Dec 26, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $150
- Pet Fee $50
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Tax Rate 9.5%
Winter rates and all off season rates do not include Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Holiday periods. Please see rate chart for these dates.
$300-500.00 refundable security deposit may apply.
Housekeeper will stop by during stay to make sure everything is OK.
Owners must be notified upon request for booking if any additional guests will be coming to home to visit even if they are not sleeping over. Security deposit will not be refunded if this is not disclosed and fees will apply to credit card that was used for booking.
Guests are 100% responsible for any damages. the credit card used for booking will be charged.
There is an additional charge per night per guest over 6 guests of $25.00
Any items, decorations or furniture inside or out that is moved, must be returned to its original place to avoid fees.
A pet fee will apply. If a pet is brought to the property without paying the pet fee and notifying owners, the full security deposit will be forfeited and fees charged to credit card on file for any cleaning or damage.
1-2 bags of trash may be left inside lodge properly tied up. Anything more than 2 bags must be taken off property. All garbages need to be emptied including outside by the fire pit. $25 fee will apply if garbages not emptied.
All holidays require a 3 night minimum.
If all payments are not paid by the 15 day before arrival deadline, traveler risks having their reservation cancelled and no refund will be available for any payments made.
Maximum of 6 persons. (Forfeiture of deposit if more than 6 persons on any night) The per person charge of $25 per night for requested guests over 6, will be deducted from deposit.
Owners must be notified before booking if any additional guests will be coming to home to visit even if they are not sleeping over. Security deposit will not be refunded if this is not disclosed and fees will apply to credit card that was used for booking
Check out list in house must be followed or the following fees will apply:
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Bring the Family and Explore our
Beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains....
Enjoy a trail ride with the Dillard or Arrowmont Stables
Whitewater Rafting on the Chattooga River
With plenty of notice we can arrange fly fishing lessons or a day guide to help you find the best trout in the Mountains.
Play golf at beautiful
Sky Valley Country Club
minutes from Highlands
Highlands Playhouse Schedule
PLEASE contact owner(DJ) via email with any questions. Thank you!!!
Year Purchased: 2010
- Primary: (678) 350-3419 (Georgia, USA)
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Bedroom with view balcony
Living room, media room
Kitchen door views
View to the North off bedroom balcony.
Outside 'Viewing' bench.
Guest bedroom with views.
Views to the East.
View off bedroom 3 balcony
Porch view to the South.
Bedroom #3 with barn view and mountain views.
Upstairs loft...looking down
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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