Spectacular Lakefront Home - Awesome Views(15 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible Bed(s), 4 Baths (Sleeps 10)
With 4,500 square feet of living space, beautiful waterfront and gorgeous views from every room you and your friends will enjoy peace and privacy in any season. Our style is casual, rustic and eclectic with comfortable furnishings to accommodate up to 10 guests. Many activities included: canoe, 3 kayaks, 2 bicycles, pool table, cable TV and DVD player, gas grill, large dock. Our house is very accessible for the elderly or handicapped.
Note: We have completed a major renovation and are getting rave reviews!
Member since: 2012
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms
- Separate office with printer. Separate laundry area with laundry sink, ironing board, washer and drier. Beautiful walk down to the lake with wooden and stone steps, grassy path and lots of flowers. Santeetlah Marina is within walking distance and rents ski boats, pontoon boats and jet skis. Stony Hollow Farm is within 3 miles: fresh flowers,seasonal produce, berries and baked goods, u- pick (blueberries, balckberries and raspberries). Local guides for kayak touring, fly fishing, horesback riding....moreless
- Game Room
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Views of the lake from living room, breakfast room, kitchen, and all bedrooms. Walk down gently sloping path to lake. Path is lined with flowers in spring, summer and fall. Walk under a shady pergola with a stone bench before descending down stone stairs to the custom designed wooden dock. The water is about 10 feet deep so dive right in!...moreless
Over 200 feet of lakefront property, deep clear water, a private point of land, separate launch area for kayaks and canoes and large floating dock with two boat slips. Lake levels are at full pool all summer and only drop 10 feet in the winter....moreless
Spectacular 180 degree long range views of Snowbird Mountains and Nantahala National Forest. More than 80% of shoreline is National Forest and will never be developed. In the winter, mountains around the lake may be snow capped....moreless
Lake Santeetlah is one of the least crowded, cleanest lakes nestled in the highest, most remote mountains east of the Mississippi. You may see wildlife such as beavers or otters or birds such as hawks or bald eagle...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Mobile Phone:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
Pool / Spa
- Jetted Tub
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 13 - Sep 16, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $200
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
- Tax Rate 9.75%
Rates are for up to 10 guests. You may bring a total of 12 guests, with prior approval. There will be an additional fee of $100 per person, for extra linens ( sheets and towels) and for extra cleaning.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Within 5 minutes : Santeetlah Marina (rent boats or jet skis), Cheoah Point campground and park (sandy beach and bathrooms).
Within 40 minutes: Nantahala Outdoor Center (whitewater rafting, kayaking, canoeing, dining, shopping), Appalacian Trail, Tsali Trails ( mountain biking), Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest (hiking in an old growth forest), Stecoah Center (local music,entertainment and dining), Tail of the Dragon ( for motorcycle and sportscar enthusiasts), Fly Fishing in many pristine streams with local guides, guided horseback riding in the mountains.
Local grocery is Ingles, 5 miles away in Robbinsville. It is well stocked.
Property is located in a dry county, so bring your own alchoholic beverages.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Originally from Tennessee and New York, we love art, architecture and the outdoors. We have traveled to many countries but Lake Santeetlah is one of the most beautiful places we know. We love to share our favorite spot with family, friends and people who appreciate beauty and nature. In 2015 we decided it was time to rebuild our deck, create new porches, and renovate the interior. We have updated bathrooms and appliances and have added a bedroom on the main floor. What you get will be essentially an new lake house.
Why the Owner Chose Lake Santeetlah, NC, USA:
I have been coming to Western NC all my life and grew up with a lake house on Lake Ocoee, TN. When we discovered Lake Santeetlah, boated and skiied in the deep coves, hiked in the protected forests and paddled nearby rivers, we knew this was a place to come back to over and over. When we saw the million dollar views from this house and saw how well built, private and comfortable it is, we were sold! At 2000 ft elevation, pristine Lake Santeetlah is 2,800 acres and an only 20% of its 80 miles of shoreline can ever be developed. The lake levels are stable and the lake only drops 10 feet, even in the winter.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
We own over 200 ft of shoreline on the main body of the lake and have have a great waterfront for swimming, fishing, and boating. The house is great for all ages, and the bedrooms are spread out for privacy. Includes two living rooms for entertaining , TV on both levels, well-equipped kitchen, separate dining room for 12, outdoor cooking and dining, wood burning fireplace, fire pit, lots of decks and porches. Safe and scenic places to walk or jog. Canoe and kayaks are toys we like to share.
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This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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