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Aska Mountaintop Cabin with Panoramic Views !

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,700 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Custom built cabin on top of Deer Crest Overlook in rustic Aska Adventure area. Cohutta Mt. views from main and lower decks; lake views in fall, winter and spring from master bedroom and top deck. You will begin to absorb the breathtaking lake views from the paved drive up from Snake Nation Rd. to our cabin. Once you enter the cabin, the prow-front windows allow you to see the entire Cohutta range and the town of Blue Ridge off in the distance.

The cabin is impeccably decorated with rustic mountain furniture and area decor. Three fireplaces are provided - two gas inside and one wood burning located on a fully furnished outdoor covered deck. Has hi-speed internet wifi access throughout.

The master bedroom has a king sized bed, remote controlled ceiling light and fan, huge walk-in closet, walk-in tiled shower, jacuzzi tub, and a large walk-out deck. The queen bedroom located on the main level, convenient to kitchen, has a large bathroom with walk-in tiled shower. The lower level bedroom is a kid's paradise, with a twin bed and bunk-beds, flat screen TV with X-box games, on same floor as all other entertainment amenities.

Gourmet kitchen has granite countertops, all new stainless steel appliances, microwave, garbage disposal, gas range and side-by-side refrigerator. There is a regular coffee maker as well as a Keurig coffee machine for your enjoyment. The dining area is furnished with a large lodge style table that seats 10 comfortably, with a view!

The living area has a stone fireplace, comfortable sofa and love seat, and hand-made rustic mountain furniture with more views! A smaller flat screen TV with satellite and stereo also available on the main level. Covered deck/porch area has a wood burning fireplace, comfortable patio furniture, and a gas grill should you decide to stay in to fillet a fresh water trout meal!

The lower level is fully equipped with recreation items such as pool/ping-pong table, large wet bar, 50 inch satellite TV, surround sound stereo with CD player, X-box, board games, and walk-out to hot tub deck area and MORE views of the long range mountains. A pull out couch with queen sized mattress placed in front of our stone fireplace is a most cozy addition! A washer/dryer combo and full size bathroom also complement this level of the modern cabin.

Lower Deck area includes a new 6-person Dynasty hot tub with LED lights and waterfall, stereo speakers. More seating area on this level full deck, and access to the mountainside 1.5 acre lot.

The layout of this cabin is ideal for two couples with children, or a large family that can spread out across three levels - each with it's own deck, bedroom, bathroom, and living area. We also recommend this for a group of adults planning a weekend of trout fishing, whitewater rafting, serious hikers/bikers, or just kicking back in the quiet serene mountains only 1.5 hr drive from the north side of Atlanta or Alpharetta.

More Details

Owner
Jeannie VanCuren
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Jeannie VanCuren

We live in Atlanta, Georgia and have always enjoyed the Blue Ridge mountains, and the peaceful feeling that they provide. In our spare time, we enjoy recreation in the mountains, from the Rockies to the Appalachian's, and Blue Ridge is our favorite mountain town.

Jeannie VanCuren purchased this cabin in 2013

Why Jeannie VanCuren chose Blue Ridge

It is one of only a very few properties in Blue Ridge Aska area that provides both a view of the lake and another view of the Cohutta Mt. range. It is also paved all the way to the top of DeerCrest overlook/Snake nation overlook.

What makes this cabin unique

Proximity to the town, the lake, the Aska area, Toccoa River, Benton-McKahey trails, and also is only 1.5 hours to Alpharetta or Atlanta.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We arrived to your cabin when it was already dark; when we turned on the lights, we all had the same reaction: what a great space in the main room! When entering the main room we got a warm and peaceful feeling. You created such a wonderful environment, and we can see your dedication and careful attention to details that makes your place so unique. In the morning we woke up to see the spectacular sight the house has in the main room: the dark and sometimes turning blue scenes of the Appalachian Mountains lend a mystic hue to the house. The raising clouds coming from the valley and Lake Blue Ridge made us feel like we were floating in a house up in the sky. Driving around Aska Road by the river is quite an experience. The pristine water of the river is very inviting to just stay there, to explore the water in each turn around the rocks, and to enjoy each pool as they form by the water that passes through the valley. We will definitely come back to do some kayaking and fishing!
May 2013
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Amenities

Blue Ridge Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(43 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 44 reviews
Boston, MA
5

Very impressive high end getaway

  • 5 of 5

Everything was extremely organized, clean, new (or felt/looked new at least) in this large cabin retreat. Fantastic views and multiple social spaces. We were very impressed!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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5

Wonderful cabin with great views & location

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in over a dozen cabins in Blue Ridge and this is our favorite. Great details, views and convenient location to Lake Blue Ridge (5 minutes) and town of Blue Ridge (10 minutes). We really enjoyed the views from rocking chairs on the middle deck, hot tub on the lower deck and by the outdoor fireplace on the middle deck. The firepit at the bottom of the property is a nice bonus! Owner was a great communicator and highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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5

Heavenly

  • 5 of 5

Perfect spot! Close to town but tucked away in the mountains. Plenty of privacy. The house was more than we could have expected. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jacksonville, Florida
5

Amazing views from amazing cabin

  • 5 of 5

We loved this cabin and our trip to Blue Ridge. The cabin had everything you need including amazing views, luxe accommodations, full kitchen and plenty of fun things to do right there. It was super clean and very comfortable from the couches to the beds. We loved the hot tub, outdoor fireplace, fire pit and game room not to mention the beautiful view from all levels of the cabin. Also it was in a great location near downtown Blue Ridge and all of the Toccoa River attractions like hiking, swinging bridge and tubing. We had a great time and look forward to going back in the future!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

What great views off the multiple decks.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was set up perfectly. So much to do from playing pool, ping pong, arcade game or just enjoying all the views on the multiple decks. We sat in the hot tube and watched the sun set every night. The cabin was equipped with everything you could possible need for your stay. There's nothing the homeowners haven't thought of. We vacation in the Blue Ridge area every summer and this cabin is by far the nicest home we've stayed at in the area. If your looking for awesome views and peace in quite, this cabin is the one. I would highly recommend this cabin to anyone looking for a place in the Blue Ridge area. Thanks to Jeannie & Bill for allowing my family to make so many memories and we will definitely be back.

The Hunt Family

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Chickamauga
5

Wonderful cabin for a family get away!

  • 5 of 5

We so LOVED this cabin! We are a family of five. There was plenty of room to spend time together and have a moment to yourself. The view is breath taking! We loved sitting on the swing on the lower deck and just talking. The cabin was beautiful, clean and comfortable! Thank you so much for letting us stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
150 Miles
Atlanta Hartsfield
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Ga. 5/515

Located in the middle of Aska Adventure area with access to many outdoor activities. Very close 10 minute drive to hiking and biking trails, Lake Blue Ridge, and Toccoa River activities such as fly-fishing, tubing, and kayaking. The town of Blue Ridge is also known for:

- Blue Ridge Scenic Railroad

- Quaint restaurants & shops

- Outfitters and guides for fishing and kayaking

- Mercier Orchards

- Ziplining and Horseback riding

- Minature golf

- Hiking Trails such as Benton McKaye and close to starting point of the Appalachian Trail

-Lake Blue Ridge Marina with boat rentals, fishing. Tubing and water skiing are permitted on the lake

Our cabin is within 30 minutes drive to orchards, wineries, natural water falls (Amicalola, Ruby Falls, Desoto Falls, Long Branch), and world class White-Water rafting on the Ocoee River. Only 10 minutes from the Toccoa River and all of its water sport activities.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $130 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Cancellation Policy: full refund for 30 day notice.
Cancellations between 10-29 days prior to arrival: Loss of security deposit
Cancellations of less than 10 days notice: Loss of 100% all deposits

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.