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Dogwood Lakehouse Retreat ,Easy Comfortable lakefront fun, minutes to Harrah's

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Gentle easy living big shady oak trees close to the water, hard to fine.

Large Family Room, Kitchen, 4 bedrooms 4 baths, 2 car garage, Screen porch, open decks,private deck off master bedroom, covered front porch, Dock. Gentle concrete walk to dock. Upstairs sleeps 6, also another bedroom with Queen bed and bath downstairs for sleeping 8 . Another large couch if needed for sleeping in TV Family room. Charcoal Grill for cooking hamburgers and hot dogs on the open deck over looking the lake.


Owner
Joe or Teresa Reece
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Joe or Teresa Reece

We grew up in Clayton County Ga. and wanted to get out the fast pace of the city. We loved the mountains and consider it a blessing to move here. Hiawassee is known to be called The Jewel of the Mountains for its lake. I believe it to truly be a Jewel. Hiawassee is also less commercialized and a pleasure to kick back and enjoy the mountains and the lake !

Joe or Teresa Reece purchased this house in 1988

Why Joe or Teresa Reece chose Lake Chatuge

The Dogwood Lake house Retreat, sits down on the water, offers comfortable easy living, located on what the locals call sunny side. Has a lot of shade trees, plenty of elbow room on a gentle lot and with a short walk to the covered boat dock for fishing, swimming or boating. Enjoy the view from the property or with a close drive to town for your convenience to stores and activities.

What makes this house unique

The property is located beside a Bird Santuary . We have seen all kinds of birds. The gentle lot and the screen porch is so relaxing, listening to the birds and watch the sparkling water.The water stays at the dock year round and in the peak season is 10 to 12 feet deep at the end of the dock. Great place to play games in the yards and the water is so close with easy access for the elder. ATTRACTIONS: Brasstown Bald, (Ga,s highest Peak,) Ga. Mtn. Fair , Tallulah Gorge & Tallulah River Trout Fishing (1 hour away) October Fest ( In Helen ) Country Music at Georgia Mountain Fair, Brasstown Valley Resort (Golfing/Spa) Lake Chatuge Bass Tournments, Appalachian Trail (Hiking) Moonshine Cruise-in (Car show) Sorghum Festival (Blairsville) Fall Festival in Hiawassee Vogel State Park , Bryon Herbert Reece Farm (Blairsville) Amicalola Falls in Helen Bald Mountain Park --Harley Rally-- BMW Rally (Hiawassee) Helen Georgia-- Swiss Alps Town Ocoee River Rafting (1hour ) Tenn. Harrah's Cherokee Gambling Casino (1hour) North Carolina

Map

Car: not necessary

The lake house has satellite TV, Wi Fi for your computer, washer,dryer,kitchen setup,screen porch, private deck off master, Fireplaces, 1 king bed & 2 queens for sleeping 6 upstairs & another queen bed and bedroom available for sleeping 8 downstairs and a roll away sleeps 1,total 9, pool table . All for a relaxing vacation, Don,t forget to go to Funworld, See country Music stars at Ga. Mountain Fair grounds ,The Brasstown Bald (Ga,s highest peak), The Ga. Mountain Fair, Vogel state Park, Octoberfest in Helen Georgia , Harrahs Casino in Cherokee North Carolina , The Moonshine Car Show , The Harley Rally at Bald Mountain Park, Brasstown State Resort for Dinner or Golfing ,Bryon Herbert Reece Farm in Blairsville close to Vogel State Park,Great to visit.

Amenities

Hiawassee House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3) for a total of 4 beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
POOL TABLE Hokey Game Chest Board Table with Rocking Stairs

Reviews

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Dogwood Lakehouse Retreat ,Easy Comfortable lakefront fun, minutes to Harrah's
average rating of 4.95 based on 20 reviews
Suwanee, Ga
5

It was a beautiful place to enjoy family!

  • 5 of 5

We had so much fun at the lake house. Two of us love to cook for our family and had a brisket cook off. We rented paddle boards for the weekend and everyone enjoyed falling off or paddling around the beautiful cove. Wonderful weekend!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property in quiet cove. House was very clean and spacious. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kennesaw
5

Great place for peace and enjoying family!

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time plenty of room for family, we spend most of the time outside and on screen porch but, lots of areas inside also.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Terrific

  • 5 of 5

This house is located on a quiet finger of Lake Chatuge. Two decks and a large screened porch overlook the lake and the lovely back yard. When we weren't fishing, we were enjoying the view from the porch. The house was well equipped with all the necessities. Everything was clean. We caught several small fish from the newly finished dock. If we go to Chatuge again, we will want to stay in the same house.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Oconee, GA
4

Great location and large house

  • 4 of 5

Our party of four couples were in Hiawassee for a concert at the Anderson Music Hall. This house met our needs with 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. The owners are great to work with and I received a timely response to my questions. The only reason I did not give it 5 stars is the access to the 4th bedroom. There is not a staircase inside to get to the downstairs where the 4th bedroom, bath and game tables are located. Other than that it was perfect. If you are planning a summer trip to Hiawassee this house is ideal.

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great property right on the water.

  • 5 of 5

This property in probably in the top 20% of vrbo places we stayed in over the years in terms of the quality of furnishings and maintenance. With that said, we brought three children and got charged $ off our deposit for water marks/ circles on marble coffee table, the type of furniture that probably should not be in a rental property. We really enjoyed the fire pit outside at night and the dock for fishing and boating - we rented a boat at a marina nearby. Overall a great experience and would recommend the property to others.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $150

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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