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Beautiful Log Cabin Home with Lake Resort Amenities and Amazing Mountain Views!

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,900 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom, 3.5 Bath, Luxurious Log Home Nestled on 4.1 Acres with Mountain Views

This beautiful cedar log cabin home features luxurious amenities throughout our spacious home; membership privileges at the Rumbling Bald Resort of Lake Lure; the most magnificent mountain views in all of Western North Carolina; and access to amazing areas to explore, discover, and relax from Lake Lure to Chimney Rock to the Blue Ridge Mountains and Parkway to Asheville to the Biltmore Estate to so much more.

The "main level" contains our kitchen, dining room, and great room, as well as four patio doors leading to the large deck with two covered gazebos. The master bedroom with a king-sized bed and bath, as well as a separate half bath, are also on the main level. Both the great room and master bedroom have separate large TVs and DIRECTVs.

The "upper level" above features an open loft sitting area, rustic railings, one bedroom with two twin beds, one full bath, and a second spacious bedroom with two full-sized beds.

The "lower level" contains the game room (with DIRECTV), walk-out entrance, mud room, laundry, another bedroom with another king-sized bed with separate bath access to yet another full bath. The theater room with a 65" UHD TV and DIRECTV are also on the lower level.

Not only do our guests enjoy a luxurious log cabin with spectacular mountain views from our cabin, our guests also receive membership benefits at the Rumbling Bald Resort on Lake Lure.

Rumbling Bald Resort is surrounded by the towering cliffs of Rumbling Bald Mountain and home to a private white sand beach, children’s water park, two outdoor pools, an indoor pool (with a sauna, steam room, and hot tub), a spa and wellness center, distinct dining experiences, a miniature golf course, tennis and pickelball courts, basketball courts, horseshoes, cornhole, fishing opportunities, numerous hiking and biking trails, and so much more - all tailored for relaxation during your authentic mountain getaway.

And, carved into the surrounding Blue Ridge mountains, the Rumbling Bald Resort offers two championship golf courses - both of which weave themselves through the over 3,000 acre resort property - and are specifically manicured for world-class play, as well as golfers of all ages and abilities the opportunity to hone their skills.

You can also rent pontoon boats, pedal boats, kayaks, canoes, and SUP boards at the Rumbling Bald Resort to satisfy your sense of adventure and get up close and personal on either of our beautiful lakes - i..e, Bald Mountain Lake or Lake Lure.

When you head back to our cabin to relax on our deck and enjoy the spectacular mountain views, you will see Chimney Rock. "Visit North Carolina" named Chimney Rock one of the best places for mountain hiking in all of North Carolina. Once you reach the peak of your Chimney Rock hike, you will enjoy wonderful 360-degree views - and - if you look carefully, you might even be able to see our cabin!

More Details

Matt and Katie
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About Matt and Katie

Our family currently lives in Ohio but our hearts are in North Carolina. We just love North Carolina and the Lake Lure area in particular.

Matt and Katie purchased this cabin in 2013

Why Matt and Katie chose Lake Lure

This luxurious property has the best views of Chimney Rock Mountain in our gated community with resort amenities. The cabin is nestled on 4.1 acres in a 100-acre gated community and is very secluded, tranquil, and relaxing. We love the area and love the great motorcycle roads and hiking in this part of the country.

What makes this cabin unique

We fell in love with this home for the spectacular views of Chimney Rock Mountain and the secluded feel of this gated community. The great room is just spectacular with the vaulted ceilings and gorgeous views. It is a warm and inviting log home. Having access to Rumbling Bald Resort makes our stay here even more enjoyable. To learn more about the great Rumbling Bald Resort amenities, please visit

The following are just a few area attractions: Area Hiking Trails; Ashville, NC; Bennett Classic Antique Auto Museum: Biltmore Estate; Black Mountain and the Swannanoa Valley; Blue Ridge Parkway; Boulderline Adventure Program; Canopy Ridge Farm Zipline; Cedar Creek Stables; The Chamber of Hickory Nut Gorge; Chimney Rock State Park; Chimney Rock Village; Grandfather Mountain; Green River Adventures; Historic Places (The Bechtler House, Bostic Lincoln Center, and Carl Sandburg Home); Kidsenses - Children's Museum; Lake Lure Adventure Company; Lake Lure Fishing Excursions; Lake Lure Flowering Bridge; Linville Caverns; Motorcycle Roads; North Carolina Arboretum; Pearson's Falls - Saluda, NC; Rumbling Bald Bouldering Climbing; Rumbling Bald Resort; The Gorge Zip Line; The Right Track Toy Train Museum; Wineries, Distillers, and Brewhouses (Biltmore Estate & Winery, Sierra Nevada Brewery, Blue Ridge Distilling, Mountain Brook Vineyards, Overmountain Vineyards, Parker-Binns Vineyard, Ruff’ton Brewhouse, and The Brew House & Bistro).

In addition, our cabin is very close to great motorcycle roads. Here are a few examples: (1) Blue Ridge Parkway at Asheville, NC - 35 miles; (2) Georges State Park (RT 64) - 55 miles; (3) Skinny Dip Falls (RT 276) - 45 miles; (4) Cherahola Skyway - 132 miles; (5) Deals Gap (Tail of the Dragon) - 148 miles; and (6) Devils Triangle (Oliver Springs, TN) - 182 miles.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The Overlook was perfect! We had a weekend getaway with friends and family and the cabin was so comfortable with an incredible view. Matt was very accommodating and helped with anything we needed!
Dec 2016
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Lake Lure Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower , Master Suite has double sinks
    Third Level Bathroom - toilet , shower , The third level bathroom is shared by two bedrooms
    Lower Level Bathroom - toilet , shower , Full bath for lower level Master Suite
    Main Level Powder Room - toilet , Main level half bath for all guests to use.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • 1) Main Level Master Suite - 1 king
    4) Third Level Twin Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    2) Lower Level King Suite - 1 king
    Sleeper Sofa - 1 queen , Sleeper sofa in finished basement TV Theatre Room
    3) Third Level - 2 Full Beds - 2 double
  • The King Master Suite with private full bathroom is located on the main level just off the Great room with DIRECTV. The Third level has two bedrooms - One with 2 full size beds and one bedroom with two twin beds are off the Loft. The first level King Suite has a private bathroom and walkout to ground level. All bedrooms are beautifully furnished. Located in the finished basement theater room is a sleep sofa - with shared access to lower level full bath. Great for Teenagers!
  • Books ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
In addition to your stay at our luxurious mountain retreat, you have complimentary access to Rumbling Bald Resort of Lake Lure. The Rumbling Bald Resort has golf, swimming, tennis, miniature golf, spa, fitness facility, beach on lake, marina, restaurants, and concierge services. You will want to take full advantage of membership privileges at the Rumbling Bald Resort during your stay. To learn more about the amazing amenities offered at the Rumbling Bald Resort, please visit


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Brandon FL

Relaxation at its finest!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at The Overlook for our "family-moon" in late February. We were super-impressed at the location of the cabin and floored with its breathtaking views! The owner was fantastic with communication and helped us quickly lengthen our stay at the last minute.

The cabin was super clean and had tons of great features so the kids were completely entertained so we could have some quiet time. We felt safe and secure at the cabin. Quaint grocery within 8 miles of the cabin. Very convenient!! We hated leaving but we will be back! This cabin could easily accommodate two families wanting to vacation together. Would highly recommend The Overlook. Well worth the price.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The mountain views are from our cabin are indeed priceless! And, yes, our cabin really is the perfect place to celebrate with family and friends so we are so happy that you had an amazing “family-moon” getaway! We pride ourselves on being available to our guests 24/7, and we are delighted that we could extend your stay with us – we only wish that you could have stayed longer. Thank you for commenting on the fact that our cabin is super clean, safe, and secure because we work very hard to ensure that our guests have everything they need to make our cabin their own. And there is so much to do in and around the cabin – the opportunities for both “adventure” and “peace and quiet” are endless. You never know how much you appreciate a quality grocery store until you can’t find one, so we are very blessed to have an Ingles Markets conveniently down the road from our cabin. Thank you for the wonderful review and high recommendation, and we are delighted to hear that you are planning staying with us again!
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Amazing View!

  • 5 of 5

This property was truly amazing. The view, the amenities, the area, it was a new experience for me and my family and it was awesome time. There really isn't anything bad I can say about this place, I will definitely be booking with Matt again. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This was an incredibly clean cabin with an even more amazing view! We loved every minute of our stay here!

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Enjoyed Our Stay at the Overlook

  • 5 of 5

We loved the cabin! It was clean and had all the comforts of home. We loved the pool table and TV room downstairs, as well as the beautiful views from the deck, especially at sunset. The fire pit on the deck was also enjoyed by everyone. The location was great for all the activities we had planned. We also loved seeing the deer in the yard and down the street from the cabin. Thank you Matt and Katie for sharing your cabin with us!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fort Lauderdale, FL

Million Dollar Views

  • 5 of 5

Gorgeous and very well appointed home with Million Dollar views

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the Million Dollar Review! Our priceless mountain views – including Chimney Rock – are among the best in all of Western North Carolina! And thank you for sharing the fact that our gorgeous home is very well appointed as we take great pride in ensuring that our guests have everything they need during their getaway with us – our home is always your home. We love return guests and look forward to you staying with us again.
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Amazing property and mountain views

  • 5 of 5

This home and the property it's on is stunning. The home is immaculate and the owners have thought of all the details. We wanted something with mountain views and lots of peace and quiet but driving distance from white water rafting, horseback riding, hiking, etc. This was the perfect place! Gated community with very few homes and we never saw another person in the neighborhood during our stay. The home is at the highest point on the mountain on more than 4 acres. Sunrises, sunsets, looking down at fog above the treetops each morning, so peaceful. Matt was very helpful responding quickly to any questions I had. We had a few avid college football fans who wanted to record a game on DVR. I texted Matt asking if the cable boxes had DVR capability, he texted me back very quickly and even sent a YouTube video to help! I'd recommend this property to anyone! long as they let me tag along!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so delighted that you had a wonderful vacation at our immaculate, secluded cabin nestled on over four acres within a stunning gated community – at the highest point – with amazing mountain views – from sunrise to sunset. Our beautiful mountain views – including Chimney Rock – are among the best in all of Western North Carolina! We are thrilled that you took advantage of all the amazing accommodations and fantastic family adventures available all around our cabin. And thank you for sharing with our future guests the fact that we really do make ourselves available to our guests 24/7. We take great pride in ensuring that our guests have everything they need during their getaway with us – our beautiful home is always your home. Thank you for the wonderful review and high recommendation! We love return guests and look forward to you staying with us again.
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Asheville, NC
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Rumbling Bald Resort and Town of Lake Lure
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Rumbling Bald Resort
Nearest Motorway
19 Miles
Interstate 40
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Rumbling Bald Resort and Town of Lake Lure
Nearest Ski
65 Miles
Wolf Ridge Ski Resort, Mars Hill, NC
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
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Car: necessary

Lake Lure, North Carolina was listed by National Geographic as one of the top 10 most beautiful man-made lakes in the world. In fact, this scenic area provided the stage for the films "Dirty Dancing" and "The Last of the Mohicans."

The Overlook at Lake Lure is the perfect vacation destination for any season since it is located in the isothermal belt of North Carolina, nestled between the rolling Piedmont hills and the Blue Ridge Mountains, an area known for warmer winters and cooler summers.

Included in your stay at The Overlook of Lake Lure are membership privileges and use of many facilities at the Rumbling Bald Resort - golfing, swimming, spa and wellness center, tennis/pickelball/basketball courts, lake and beach access, and so much more. To learn more about the amazing Rumbling Bald Resort amenities, please visit

Swimming beaches and marinas can be found along Lake Lure's 27 miles of shoreline.

Climb Chimney Rock Mountain just a short drive through the town of Lake Lure.

Zip Lines, Horseback riding, and some of the best motorcycle roads and hiking trails in the region surround our cabin. For example, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Deals Gap at the Tail of the Dragon and the Cherohala Skyway are all within 1-3 hours ride from the cabin.

While Lake Lure seems far away from the bustle of the city, it is just 40 minutes from the services, shopping, entertainment and art scene of Asheville - a beautiful town known for "keeping it weird." Lots of shopping, restaurants and activities. Not to mention the Biltmore Estates.

There are also several ski resorts around the Lake Lure Area for your snow skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing enjoyment during the winter months.

There are many small towns in the Lake Lure Area to explore, shop, and dine.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $175 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $79
Tax Rate 12.75%

One half of the rent total + fees + damage protection must be received upon booking. The balance will be due 15 days prior to your arrival date. See additional terms in the rental agreement.

Check in is at 4 p.m.
Check out is at 10 a.m.

Please contact us by phone or email for last minute specials or if you have a special request. We strive to be as flexible as possible for our guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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