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Hawk's Nest Overlook (Spectacular River & Mountain Views)

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 levels with views of the River and the mountains. Sleeps up to 8

Enjoy these features at Hawk's Nest

- Beautiful long range river & mountain views.(Read our reviews)

- Master suite with Jacuzzi tub.

- Basement has kids/family getaway.

- Fire pit

- Gas log stone fireplace.

- 3 swimming pools (1 heated year-around)

- Well equipped gym.

- Tennis courts

- 18 hole putt-putt

- Parks on the river.

- Gated resort security.

- Fenced back yard for pets.

- Free Wifi

- Cable TV (3 flat screen TV's)

- Easy access (all paved roads)

- Rent 6 nights, get the 7th night free.

Hawk's Nest has some of the best views in the resort. Perched high up on the side of the mountain, you have a view of both the Coosawattee River and long range views of the mountains from 2 decks that span the back of the house. It is located in Coosawattee River Resort, which is a 6500 acre gated resort in some of most beautiful mountains in North Georgia. Everybody says that the pictures don't do justice when it comes to showing the view.

Large windows allow natural light and scenic views from inside or outside. Out on the decks you can hear the Coosawattee River as it flows over the rapids and meanders through the valleys.

This is a great place for a couple to enjoy and relax with a jacuzzi tub in the spacious master bath, or for entertaining family or friends with sleeping for up to eight people. The back yard is fenced in for those who want to bring their pets and allow them to enjoy the outside.

Building a fire in the outside fire pit is great for relaxing and enjoying. You can make smores and grill hotdogs while making lasting memories.

The house is decorated with a lot of thought put into the mountain experience. Vaulted wood ceilings and a floor to ceiling rock fireplace make this an ideal getaway. The master bedroom on the upper floor has a queen bed and a large master bath with a Jacuzzi tub and shower. There is a loft with a queen bed. The main floor has a full bath and a bedroom with a twin and a fold out roll away bed. The basement has an area for entertaining a family or a kids getaway. It has a queen, and bunks with a full, a twin, and a half bath. The basement opens out to a full length deck that has as spectacular a view as the main deck.

To stay connected(or you don’t have to) there is WiFi and cable TV on 3 flat screens. There is also a good selection of family friendly movies for small kids and adults.

Hawk's Nest is also easy to get to, with all paved roads.

The Coosawattee River flows through the resort for 11 miles before it forms the headwaters of Carters Lake. There are many amenities to take advantage of while vacationing in the resort. There is an indoor heated Olympic sized pool, a outdoor Olympic sized pool with a kiddie wading pool, and a smaller outdoor pool. There is a well-equipped gym, game room, tennis courts, and basketball courts. Several parks along the Coosawattee River have picnic tables and playgrounds.

In the summer you can take a tubing trip down the Coosawattee (and tube past the house) with the resorts tubing company.

Thanks for looking.

More Details

Owner
Gina Hancock
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:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About Gina Hancock

We are Gina and Brian and our regular home(when we are not in Ellijay) is in Fayetteville, Ga. We have a daughter Amber (22) and a son Michael (20).

Why Gina Hancock chose Ellijay

We love the North Georgia area and particularly the Ellijay area due to the beauty and convenience. It is the closest to metro Atlanta as you can get and still be in the mountains, and in a different world.

What makes this cabin unique

We fell in love with this house when we first saw it. How could we pass up this beautiful property with it amazing views. We thought it would be a great property to share. It is near our other rental property and is in Coosawattee River resort with all the amenities you could ask for.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Beautiful. We really enjoyed our stay. Being close to the deer and turkeys was such an awesome thing. We will definitely be back. Can't wait to tell our friends about it. Such a beautiful display of God's handwork. Thanks for a great place.
Oct 2013
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Atlanta Hartsfield Intl
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Blue Ridge Scenic Railway (Blue Ridge,Ga)
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Hwy 515

Ellijay is the historic county seat of Gilmer County, and the Apple Capital of Georgia. Mountain vistas, cold clear rivers, antique shops, and biking. It is the host of the Apple festival each October. Ellijay has the convenience of a super Walmart, Ingles, Food Lion, etc. Dining is also good with Longhorns, Ruby Tuesdays, Shanes Rib Shack, to name a few. There is also almost any fast food restaurant you could ask for such as McDonalds, Wendy's, Sonic, Subway, Hardees, Taco Bell, etc. There are also many local restaurants which are favorites to locals and visitors alike. Ellijay is a good central location for all the activities you look for in a mountain vacation. Carters Lakes is only 15-20 minutes down the road with recreation areas for fishing boating, picnicking, playgrounds and swimming. Blue Ridge, Dahlonega, and Amicalola Falls State park are a short distance away. Come and get lost in paradise!

Amenities

Ellijay Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Master Bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full bath on main floor.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Half bath in basement.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Basement with entertainment and sleeping area.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master bedroom is upstairs.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Loft with a queen bed and privacy screens. Located upstairs
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Only bedroom on main floor. Has a twin and a fold out bed.
  • Master bedroom and full bath on upper level. Loft with queen on upper level. Bedroom with twin bed on main level with full bath. Basement with queen, full, and twin in basement with a half bath and entertainment area.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Enjoy! Enjoy! Enjoy!

Reviews

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average rating of 4.927273 based on 56 reviews
5

Amazing View!

  • 5 of 5

Just a perfect location for our family! Enjoyed Hawks Nest very much and will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Just prrfect.

  • 5 of 5

We loved all this cabin offered and the view could not have been better. Perfect get away and privacy for all. Millie the deer and her friends were a very cute addition. Highly recommend this home.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome view

  • 5 of 5

Loved our stay. When we visit, we always stay in one of Brian and Gina's cabins. They are awesome. This was our first stay at Hawks Nest and thoroughly enjoyed it. Didn't want to leave.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

What a magical place!

  • 5 of 5

Hawk's Nest Overlook had the most unbelievable view! The fog in the morning as the sun rose was truly a spiritual experience! We've never felt closer to God than here. Brian and Gina are the most wonderful owners and have thought of everything that you'd ever need in a cabin. The cabin itself was amazing inside and out! I think we counted over 140 deer throughout our stay just inside Coosawattee. Feeding them was such fun! Thank you so much!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great view!

  • 5 of 5

The house was wonderful. We really enjoyed sitting on the large deck, looking out at the expansive river and mountain view.

The house was clean and the kitchen was equipped with anything you would need to cook.

The mattress in the master bedroom is very soft.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great house! Great deck and view!

  • 5 of 5

Great vacation home. Easily would sleep 8. Nice fire pit area on the side for the family to enjoy. The deer are not shy, as we saw many every day around the house. We enjoyed our weekend very much.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $95 + Tax
Pet Fee $30 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 12.0%

Min 2 nts winter, 4 nts in the fall, 5 nts summer, and 5 nts on holidays.
12% Hotel/Motel Tax
cleaning fee $95
$30 one time pet fee.
$200 refundable damage deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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