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Last updated: 09/01/2016

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:14
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

THE SUNDANCE LODGE
This gorgeous luxury log home is located on a pristine cove in the Cove Pointe / Big Creek area on Norris Lake (POINT 6). The lake is literally right out your window.

Updates for 2016: Well the home sure looks beautiful and features new furniture, new outdoor furniture, new gas grill, bigger fire pit, and more. The home has newer kitchen appliances - we are doubling the size of the downstairs deck (May 2016). We just updated the big 2 slip dock with all new hardware and lighting. And more surprise updates - come and see!

So the home features two main huge decks that over look the crystal clear lake and woods and there are 2 smaller decks on the side of the home and out front. Outstanding!

The home itself boasts a well furnished great room that is so welcoming and includes a nice large fireplace - so its open, warm, and you will love just relaxing with the whole family. Also a highlight are the excellent dining areas both inside and on the main deck with a wonderful view of the water. You will find that everyone seems to gravitate to that main deck and its so fun to settle in after a long day on the water to laugh and tell stories. The kitchen is fully equipped and up to date including disposal blender and dish washer etc so you can focus on the fun stuff rather than the clean-up. The washer and dryer off the main bedroom offers further convenience.

All of the bedrooms are roomy and tastefully finished with newer mattresses - pillows - and fresh bed linens provided. And if you fall asleep on that cumfy couch...well... people might just leave you there! :)

Also - just in case of a rainy day we have over 100 videos and a bunch of puzzles and games. And the house has Wifi but I hope you spend most of your time on the water and don't really need it too much.

The easy walk to the dock and water is a short path through the lightly wooded lot. You may see deer - turtles - squirells - wood peckers - otters - or just about anything on your way. There is ample room for boats at the dock which we replaced last year. Sequoyah, Shanghai, Whitman Hollow and Star Dust Marinas are near by. In season Friday night Corona / Wing night on the water at Sequoyah is so close and a ton of fun. And Saturday nights at Stardust Marina with a band most weekends is way fun too!

Trust me - this is the part of the lake that you want to be! And this home is perfect...

Need a boat??? We will deliver a luxury loaded pontoon right to your door - so there's no need to go back and forth from the marina - no need to put up a second deposit - its all right here - our boats are gorgeous - and we will beat any published price on the lake.

Kayaks are also a great option. We offer 2 Versa Boards by Liquid Logic - so you can sit down and paddle - or stand up and paddle which is all too fun! The Kids will love these things! We also have a larger tandem 2 person Kayak perfect for fishing and getting out closer to nature. All are newer units and well maintained. And its so nice when you don't have to mobilize a whole crew of 14 people when you or the kids want to sneak off and have fun - just grab a kayak and away you just go! So this is just a great option if the kids or peeps get restless. Daily rates and waiver required.

You just wont find a home this nice in such a beautiful cove on Norris Lake at this price. The easy thing is to just call us for more information. We will consider vacation swaps and bartering too.

Call me today and tell me about your plans!

Keywords: Rental Luxury Log Cabin Home Cottage Lodge House Cove Point Pointe Big Creek Lake House Boat water front on the a with boat of it an pontoon kayak ski boat easy walk dock new

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Member since: 2005

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 09/01/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 2525 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    I have another home that is pet friendly....moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking allowed outside only and on covered deck....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    This room is gorgeous......moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    So nice with french doors that open to lower deck....moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 3 queen

    BR5 is a loft with 3 Queens w 1/2 bath. Nice!...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Superbly decorated. So nice and private!...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    2nd Bedroom with french doors that walk out on to lower deck...moreless

  • 7 queens throughout the house sleeps 14 in beds. All sleeping area are nicely appointed and come with fresh linens and pillows....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    Mostly we offer puzzles and games but suggest you bring any video game needs....moreless

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Big flat screen in the great room has satellite tv with a ton of channels...plus a zillion movies. Excellent!...moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront:

    Property is lake front with private dock. Short easy walk to water and dock....moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Big dining table with a leaf extension and additional seating on the covered deck. ...moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Everyone parks their boat trailers on the road but you could pull it into the driveway......moreless

  • Telephone:

    There is a land line at the house and Verizon works in many areas. Other cell providers have poor coverage around the lake....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Guest can bring bath towels or purchase an optional towel service for $45.00...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Firewood available on request......moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is fully equipped! :)...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 2016
Dec 1 - Dec 21, 2016
3 night min stay
$298
$1,999 $5,800
Holiday 2016
Dec 22 - Jan 2, 2017
3 night min stay
$395
$2,295
EARLY SUMMER 2017
Jan 3 - May 24, 2017
3 night min stay
$325
$2,495
MEM DAY 2016
May 25 - May 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$495
$2,995
SUMMER 2017
May 30 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,490

Changeover Day: Saturday

JULY 4 2017
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,800
SUMMER II 2017
Jul 8 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,490
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$299
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Ask about free cleaning $1

Notes:

A $500 damage deposit is required and will be refunded to you when you check out and all is deemed to be in good order.

We ask for 50% of the rent with the booking - nothing else due until 30 days before arrival when the 2nd half of the rent + $500 damage deposit is due. NOTE: HIGH SEASON is after Mem Day and Before Labor Day. We offer 3 night minimums for those 2 holidays and in the off season however BETWEEN Mem Day and Labor Day weekends we rent by the week only. Thank you for your understanding! :)


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Location

Water-skiing (Slalom Course Near-By), Scenic Walking

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: Well Im one of the owners and I handle all the sales and marketing for this home and a couple of others. Im originally from Dayton - I love my family and friends...and Norris Lake. You can Friend me on FaceBook if you want to know more about me. So lets see...I originally bought the lake house 15 years ago now. I now have 2 great new business partners who bought in on the house in 2009. Elbert Smith and another silent partner. So that's been fun and we all have a blast together. Weve done a ton of updates - too many to list and we now offer kayaks, boat rentals and fishing charters too. All I can say is even though we work hard - we play pretty hard together too. All good stuff. Well - See ya on the water! Be cool! M

Why the Owner Chose Big Creek, La Follette, TN, USA:
Well I came to Norris Lake and rented homes for over 10 years before I bought one. So be careful if you look - the next thing you know you will be leaving a closing table rubbing your face saying, '... what did I just do???' H ha!!! I looked at Cumberland originally but its just not near as nice as Norris Lake. Norris is the oldest lake in the Cumberland chain of lakes - its also the largest - and the cleanest. And then when I looked all over Norris for the best spot I just fell in love with Cove Pointe. Its perfect. I actually bought the home for sale by owner from a really nice couple who were - of all things - moving to Dayton...? Hmmm. Anyway - raising my 2 boys on the water has been such a blessing. We have boated, swam, fished, climbed, played, and rocked the lake for almost 2 decades. You cant imagine how close you can get to your kids by really having fun with them on the water... Thank you God so much for all those amazing memories. :'] And so now that we are all grown up its great to pull new energy into the lake house with my new partners and their families. I cant believe how well this has worked out.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Well - ok the house is just very cool. I mean its a log home for Gods sake... Its open and bright and just very inviting and homey. And I like it because weve updated everything - thats the big benefit of having good partners because you just stay on top of making sure everything is dialed in. But the lay out is perfect too - great room and main deck when you want to be with the whole clan...downstairs deck, bedrooms, or dock if you want to pull back and have some quiet time. I mean sure...the amenities are endless and you will want for nothing but I often just talk about how the home feels. It feels awesome to be there... But ok if you make me list them - yes it has a lot of updates - newer kitchen appliances - new dishes - newer flat screen tvs - new steps to the water - new double size deck down stairs - new grill - newer dock - new boat - new fire fit - I cant even remember everything weve done. LOL And as much as you will hear me talk about how great the home is with all the updates...I probably talk more about the lake rather than the house. I LOVE being in the back of our cove. The water is perfectly calm, warm, and crystal clear and its so private too! Out on the end of the cove you get wake which rocks your boats and toys in the water. And if your are swimming in my spot you arent going to get dive bombed by waverunners. So you have all that privacy but you also can be at Sequoyah where the social scene is in 10 minutes. The lake right off of our cove opens up so its not so river like as it is in some parts of the lake. I can go on and on but this area is the best on the lake. Just sayin. :]


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Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 09/01/2016

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Photos

  • The fabulous SunDance Lodge!

    The fabulous SunDance Lodge!

  • Awesome living room for family gatherings and movie night!

    Awesome living room for family gatherings and movie night!

  • The dining space with plenty of room for your big fam! Table inserts included!

    The dining space with plenty of room for your big fam! Table inserts included!

  • Fully equipped kitchen with new fridge and newer appliances! :)

    Fully equipped kitchen with new fridge and newer appliances! :)

  • And perfect for zen java time every morning...  ahhhh.  :)

    And perfect for zen java time every morning... ahhhh. :)

  • Master Suite again.

    Master Suite again.

  • Loft features 3 queen sized beds. Theres plenty of room... cmon over!

    Loft features 3 queen sized beds. Theres plenty of room... cmon over!

  • Bathroom with tub and shower services downstairs bedrooms

    Bathroom with tub and shower services downstairs bedrooms

  • Suite 2 again... Cmon - open those blinds - its a gorgeous view out there!

    Suite 2 again... Cmon - open those blinds - its a gorgeous view out there!

  • Suite 3 just added summer of 2014.  Gorgeous walkout on to the lower deck.

    Suite 3 just added summer of 2014. Gorgeous walkout on to the lower deck.

  • A view from your dock - mid day. Docks are all refinished like new. Fabulous!

    A view from your dock - mid day. Docks are all refinished like new. Fabulous!

  • Brand new Versa Boards by Liquid Logic Standup or Sit on top Kayaks! Sun & Fun!

    Brand new Versa Boards by Liquid Logic Standup or Sit on top Kayaks! Sun & Fun!

  • Two big decks overlooking Norris Lake.

    Two big decks overlooking Norris Lake.

  • Living room fantastic!

    Living room fantastic!

  • View from kitchen over to dining space.

    View from kitchen over to dining space.

  • The grand deck - spacious enough for the most outlandish fish stories ever!  :)

    The grand deck - spacious enough for the most outlandish fish stories ever! :)

  • Master suite w Queen size bed.

    Master suite w Queen size bed.

  • Master bathroom with remodeled shower off to left.

    Master bathroom with remodeled shower off to left.

  • The loft looking out toward the great room. 1/2 Bath is that door on the right.

    The loft looking out toward the great room. 1/2 Bath is that door on the right.

  • Suite 2 w another queen - its big with walkout frenchdoors to the lower deck.

    Suite 2 w another queen - its big with walkout frenchdoors to the lower deck.

  • Suite 4 super quiet and cozy...  :)

    Suite 4 super quiet and cozy... :)

  • Huge dock w 2 big 24' slips & room for 1 more on the side! JetSkis/Kayaks too!

    Huge dock w 2 big 24' slips & room for 1 more on the side! JetSkis/Kayaks too!

  • The Bentley Pontoon - loaded! Delivered just for you - just ask! 1200 / week

    The Bentley Pontoon - loaded! Delivered just for you - just ask! 1200 / week

  • PARADISE LAKESIDE!  YOUR HUGE DOCK!

    PARADISE LAKESIDE! YOUR HUGE DOCK!

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This listing was first published here in 2005.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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Big Creek, La Follette, TN, USA #53984

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