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Private Mtn Cabin with Outstanding Views & Rustic Details

Bedrooms 3
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

View our other Blue Ridge cabins on Vrbo or Homeaway #723037 (The Hideout) +

#1069638 (Hillbilly Hilton)

This 3 bedroom/3 full bath real log cabin home is the perfect location for a family vacation or private luxury retreat with some of the most spectacular year round mountain views Blue Ridge has to offer. Our cabin over looks 1000+ acres of National Forest amongst 3 states (Ga, Tenn & NC.). The incredible views can be seen from the floor to ceiling windows in the family room as well as from the large 3 sided wrap around deck with rocking chairs. There is also a covered porch with a table, chairs and gas grill. So much privacy, yet only 9 miles to historic downtown Blue Ridge.

The main level includes a rustic bedroom with queen bed, flat screen TV and a double vanity bathroom with jacuzzi tub. The top level has a king bed and a bonus room which offers a great peaceful area to read a book and take in the views. The main level offers a queen bed and the basement has a bunk full/twin bed. Adjoining the family room is a spacious kitchen with custom cabinetry, stainless steel appliances and a large island with breakfast bar. A heavy rustic wood table with bench seating for up to 8 people to enjoy meals or an ideal location for cards and board games is located just off the kitchen. The finished basement has a bedroom with full bath, game-room with air hockey and a custom bar with built in refrigerator. Furthermore, there is a large flat screen TV, video games and plenty of seating.

A large 6 person hot tub with extra jets, neck massage and waterfall is located on a deck just outside the double doors of the walkout basement. Within a few steps of the hot tub, you will find a brand new fire-pit with 4 rustic benches. Enjoy a beverage and smores at this wonderful gathering spot.

At the end of the day relax in the family room in front of the 2 story wood burning stone fireplace and large flat screen TV. Rooney's Ridge is equipped with WI-FI and satellite TV with new flat screens in all rooms (including DVD players and video games in the basement and bonus room).

Miles of hiking/biking trails with abundant wildlife is within steps from the cabin. There are plenty of rivers nearby and Lake Blue Ridge is only minutes away. This excellently maintained cabin offers new rustic furniture and has just been placed on the rental market. If you are looking for superb views, privacy and an upscale cabin- Rooney's Ridge will fit your vacation needs.

More Details

Kevin Lutian
Member since: 2014
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:
December 15, 2017

About Kevin Lutian

It's easy to see why Blue Ridge has become such a popular North Georgia destination vacation attraction since we first visited. We have enjoyed vacationing there because of all the activities like rafting, boating, hiking and shopping. The beauty of the mountain landscapes, trails and rivers make for the ultimate getaway. You truly need to stay in Blue Ridge to appreciate the charm of this area.

Kevin Lutian purchased this cabin in 2013

Why Kevin Lutian chose Blue Ridge

We purchased this home as a family vacation spot after several years of visiting Blue Ridge, Georgia. The proximity to Atlanta, Chattanooga and Asheville gives us easy access to a variety of things to do and places to see.

What makes this cabin unique

Despite its deep-in-the-mountains private location, Rooney's Ridge is just 15 minutes to Historic Downtown Blue Ridge, the Scenic Railway, Community Theater, the Swan Drive-In (one of last remaining in Georgia), and just over 15 minutes to Tennessee, North Carolina, the Cherokee National Forest and the Ocoee River, “Home of the 1996 Olympic White Water Competition. You are close to everything but still in the mountains!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Rooneys' Ridge is a wonderful cabin. The kitchen is spacious and has everything you need. The kids loved the basement game room with Air Hockey. The views are even better than the pictures show. The hot tub & fire pit are great additions.
Nov 2013
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Blue Ridge Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No Large Parties or Unauthorized Guests
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , double vanity
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , twin/full bunk bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King bed overlooking A-frame glass and view
    Convertible Bed - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Futon
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


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Private Mtn Cabin with Outstanding Views & Rustic Details
average rating of 4.875 based on 75 reviews

Amazing stay! Super friendly and responsive owners.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place with everything you might need for the stay. Very friendly and accommodating owners. Beautiful view! Not just one spot through the trees as some other cabins we have stayed in, but truly a nice panoramic view with plenty of seating. It is hard to find everything in one place - jacuzzi, fire pit, and fire place. Those are the extras we always look for, but it is rare that all are offered. We are definitely planning to come back.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great to hear our cabin worked for your mountain getaway and you were able to enjoy the snow as well!! The views are incredible and even better in person. We love to have return guests, thanks for already planning your next trip. See our other 5 star properties in Blue Ridge (#723037- The Hideout & #1069638 - Hillbilly Hilton)
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Beautiful property and awesome owner

  • 5 of 5

This is a late review but I want to give a review anyway. My husband and I stayed here back in June 2017. We had such a great time! The property is well kept. The views are amazing! If you are looking for a place away from it all then this place is it! We could hear nothing but the wind and nature! It was so private. We live in a big city so this was the perfect getaway. The owner was awesome and very helpful. He answered all of my texts, emails and calls without being rude (even if I asked the questions more than once). Blue Ridge does not have a liquor store so make sure you stop to get some before Blue Ridge. We visited and liked Grumpy Old Men Brewery and Joe's BBQ. Blue Ridge also has a cute downtown area with local small cute shops. We will book this next time we go to Georgia :)

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Cabin

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay here for the weekend. The cabin is beautiful. It was spacious, yet still cozy enough for me and my guests. The owner, Kevin, was extremely nice and helpful as well. I would definitely recommend this to anyone interested in renting a cabin for their vacation.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Out Of This World Cabin, With Amazing Views

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager (Kevin) was very helpful with questions, suggestions and gave us some hot spot locations and places to visit. These pictures just don't seem to do it justice, you'll have to stay and see for yourself.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The view and sunrises/sunsets we're Amazing. Cozy cabin with everything we needed. We loved how close to town it was and how we felt a million miles away at the same time. We had an amazing time and highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The views don't get any better and that's just the start. Our cabin is one of the cleanest rentals you will find with all the comforts of home. I am more than a property manager, I am the owner and you will deal directly with me from start to finish. Who wants to be next to experience our 5 Star mountain cabins. We have 2 other properties closer to the water (#723037 & #1069638) Call or email to reserve your mountain getaway! Kevin
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Fantastic cabin with outstanding views!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at this cabin for a week in September and it was spectacular!!! We have been to Blue Ridge, GA before and love the area. This cabin is so close to downtown Blue Ridge and close to plenty of hiking/rafting locations. And, the cabin itself is in a secluded location with outstanding views (just as pictured)! The house was super clean and cozy. And, the owner, Kevin, is great to work with. He was super responsive to all of our requests and gave us advice for places to visit/eat around the area. We cannot wait to go back! We would recommend this cabin to anyone looking to stay in the area!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for noticing all the extra details that our cabin offers. I knew Rooney's Ridge would be perfect for your week long mountain getaway. We hope you make a return trip.
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Beautiful property, well cared for

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay Labor Day weekend. Family with 3 young children, and nanny.

PROs: Beautiful views from the patio, amenities (fire pit, jacuzzi, TV/internet), spacious

Home is well loved / maintained, very spacious for privacy as we gave the nanny the up stairs (bed room/bath/TV room). Downstairs perfect for kids sleeping in bunk beds, and room for watching football. Laundry was accessible, outdoor fire pit, jacuzzi working and clean, (although we didn't use & cannot attest to working status, has several TVs, internet, and gaming). Property was lit enough for our night arrival that we were easily able to get into the home!

CONS: most mountain homes have steep driveways, so this was no surprise, but is also gravel. Be aware of owner instructions to ensure your car makes it up! We arrived in the rain adding to the challenge.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the 5 star review. You wont find a cleaner cabin with incredible views and all the comforts of home in addition to rustic details... We don't have a 4 wheel drive vehicle and have not had any issues with the driveway. As noted you must gain speed on the blacktop prior to our driveway and you wont have a problem. See our 2 other 5 star cabins in Blue Ridge (#723037 & #1069638)
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Rolling Thunder River Company Ocoee River Rafting Center
Toccoa River
El Rio
Blue Jeans Pizza & Pasta
Blue Ridge Mountain Bar-B-Q
Nearest Airport
120 Miles
Harstfield Jackson, Atlanta
Nearest Train
9 Miles
Blue Ridge Scenic Railway, Blue Ridge

Tubing and fishing on Toccoa River. Nearby hiking trails include the Aska Adventure Area, Appalachian Trail and Benton MacKaye Trail. Mountain biking also available at Aska Adventure Area. The depot for Blue Ridge Scenic Railway is located in downtown Blue Ridge

Don't miss the Swan Drive-in Movie Theater, an authentic drive-in movie theater that has been in continuous operation since 1955. While you're there, you'll be able to take in a new-release flick on the big screen, plus snack on popcorn and funnel cakes from the concession stand. Don't forget, the theater only takes cash.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning Fee $110
Pet Fee $55
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rate based on 4 guests. $10 per night for each additional guest. Plus cleaning fee and 12% tax. Pet Fee is per pet.
$250 security deposit. Deposit will be refunded promptly after cleaning crew completes inventory check list and walk thru of cabin.
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice
2 night minimum stay during the week, 3 night for weekends and 4 night for some holidays, check with owner.

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.

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