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Mentone Rest Easy - "In Town" Privacy and Seclusion; Access to Little River

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Rustic cabin look in a secluded area of downtown Mentone

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Last updated: 11/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Very Quiet and Serene Location - Yet in Downtown Mentone!! Home is located within the city limits of Mentone, AL and is a 3/4 mile walk from downtown and 1 mile from the Brow overlooking Valleyhead, Fort Payne, etc.

Upscale cabin living perfect for a weekend retreat or a longer stay. All the comforts of home but nestled away in a secluded area of downtown Mentone.

The Home has 2 Fireplaces, both wood burning - 1 Indoor in Great Room, 1 outdoors on 350 square foot screened in porch. Located on a dead-end street and just across the street from Little River. The home offers a 2 1/2 story vaulted ceiling Great Room, kitchen nook and kitchen with an island, open living floor plan and French pine walls and hardwood floors. Contemporary colored walls have been integrated in the bathrooms and kitchen area, and tile flooring has been laid in the downstairs bathroom floors. The Great Room also features a stacked-stone fireplace!

Huge 350 sq. ft. fully screened in porch on back of home features a stacked stone fireplace, ceiling fans and a firebox blower fan unit to push the heat of the fire onto the porch during those cold Spring, Fall and Winter nights. Tree filled lot adds for an additional sense of privacy. Exceptionally comfortable and cozy place to rent and getaway for the weekend for couples, retreats, families, get togethers or just a chance to get some R&R away from the everyday stresses of life.

The cabin is located 5 miles from Desoto Falls and Desoto State Park where you can take in hiking and scenic views and 17 miles from Cloudland Canyon State park in Georgia. Home is also located right across Little River from Skyline Summer Camp and within minutes of all local Summer and Day camps in the Mentone area. Great place to rent for parents who have children staying at the local camps.

Amenities include both a stacked stone indoor and outdoor fireplace, 2 1/2 story great room, kitchen nook and kitchen island, 40' LED Flat Panel TV with Direct TV package, WIFI, stereo, 1 bedroom on the main floor and 1 upstairs which has a nice aft view overlooking the great room and fireplace below.

Home sits on a private, fully wooded 3/4 acre lot which allows for privacy and a very peaceful, relaxing stay.

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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/29/2016

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Bring your kids, we welcome couples, friends and families!!...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We will allow pets to the home depending on the type of pet and breed. If you are considering bringing a member of the family (dog), we will consider small to medium sized dogs which are house broken and current on their flea and tick medication. A pet deposit is required. Email my Property Manager with details about the type and breed of pet you would like to consider bringing. Approval of the pet you would like to bring with you is required prior to them being allowed on the property. Failure to gain approval in advance of your stay could result in early departure for failure to disclose bringing your family friend. Please be considerate of our home and other guests and get the appropriate approvals up-front before deciding to bring your family friend....moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    OUTDOORS ONLY!!!. Smoking of cigars or cigarettes is only allowed outside of the home. Smoking is NOT allowed in the screened-in porch area....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Unfortunately, the home's two entrances (front porch and back screened-in porch) are steps (about 6 steps each) to get to the landing for entry to the home....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Main Bath - upstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Secondary Bedroom Bath - main floor: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Hall Bath - Main Floor: toilet

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Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct-TV satellite package with HBO and Showtime and over 280+ channels....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Flat panel 40' LED TV on full motion wall mount (can rotate side-to-side, tilt up and down and extend out from wall). Located in great room....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Home sits atop Lookout mountain in the city limits of the beautiful town of Mentone, AL. Home is within a 10 minute walk of downtown Mentone, local shopping, restaurants; 15 minute walk to the brow...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Property sits 300ft across the street from the banks of Little River. If you are interested in accessing the river, please mention this in your inquiry and access intent - fishing, view, kayak, etc...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Slate top table with 4 chairs, kitchen island high top with two stools...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    In laundry closet of half bath on main floor...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Stacked stone indoor and outdoor wood burning Fireplaces...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Free WIFI with open connection...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Linens washed after each rental stay...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Great room with 2 1/2 story ceiling, fireplace and 40' screen LED flat panel TV....moreless

  • Parking:

    Room to park up to 8 cars...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are washed after each rental stay....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    In laundry closet of half bath on main floor...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Home comes fully equipped with all dishes, utensils, pots, pans and all accessories needed to make meals in the home should you choose to eat in....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Full kitchen with dishwasher, Kitchen nook, kitchen island bar back and Bar stools...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Electric oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Side-by-side refrigerator with a ice maker, ice and water dispenser....moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric stove with 4 eye burners (2 large and 2 small)...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    350 square foot screened in porch with stacked stone fireplace and ceiling fans on rear of home...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Inquire with my property manager Susan Collins about getting access approval to Little River if you would like to kayak, canoe or fish...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Rates - December 2016
Nov 28 - Dec 23, 2016
2 night min stay
$79 $115
Fri, Sat, Sun
$625
Christmas/New Years 2016 Rate
Dec 24 - Jan 2, 2017
2 night min stay
$119 $129
Fri, Sat, Sun
$725
Winter 2017 Rates
Jan 3 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$105 $119
Fri, Sat, Sun
$650 $1,795
Spring 2017 Rates
Mar 1 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$114 $129
Fri, Sat, Sun
$750 $1,975
Summer 2017 Rates
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$119 $134
Fri, Sat, Sun
$775 $2,250
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$119 $134
Fri, Sat, Sun
$725 $2,050
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $25
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Housekeeping - 4 guests $50
  • Housekeeping - 4+ guests $25
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

My property manager will be in contact with you prior to your arrival with access instructions.

Check-in is 4pm CST on the day of your arrival; if we don't have any guests checking out on the day of your arrival, you may be able to check-in earlier than 4pm. Check-out on day of departure is by 11am CST. Access to the cabin is via a lockbox on the front door; property manager will provide code.


Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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Location

48 Miles
Nearest Airport
Chattanooga, TN
15 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Fort Payne or Menlo, GA; home is in a Dry County
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Lil' Mole Golf
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Alabama Interstate I-59
0.75 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Wildflower Cafe
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Cloudmount Ski Resort

Car: Necessary

Mentone sits atop Lookout Mountain in historic DeKalb County, Alabama. The area is rich in natural beauty: DeSoto Falls (inside DeSoto State Park), Little River Canyon (Little River Canyon National Preserve), Little River, endless hiking/biking opportunities and so much more. Natural recreation is available at the parks and several area businesses offer activities like kayaking, canoeing, and horseback riding. Golf is also available, and area cities like Fort Payne (10 mins), Trenton (30 mins), Chattanooga (45 mins) and Rome (40 mins) offer shopping and restaurants in addition to those found in Mentone. We invite you to learn more about our area both before and during your visit. Visit these web sites to do just that, or contact us with your questions. •DeKalb County Tourist Association •Mentone Area Preservation Association Museums / Informative / Educational / Historical Fort Payne Depot Museum Housed in a 1800s train deport, this museum has historical artifacts from the area and from around the world. Well worth the visit. Located in FortPayne (15 mins) Alabama Fan Club & Museum Home of the most successful country music act ever Located in south FortPayne (15 mins) Hosiery Museum FortPayne is the sock capital of the world, and this museum downtown by Union Park shows you how it all happened. Located in Fort Payne (15 mins) Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park Located in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia (1 hour) AREA PUBLIC GOLF COURSES Lil Mole Run Golf Course 18 holes 741 County Road 647 Mentone, AL35984 Minutes from downtown Mentone Saddle Rock Golf Course 9 holes over 2,181 yards with a par of 63 721 County Road 614 Mentone, AL 35984 4 miles from Mentone Dogwood Hills Course 18 holes over 6,463 yards with a par of 72 26460 Alabama Highway 71 Flat Rock, Al 24 miles from Mentone Air Castle Course 18 holes over 6,405 yards with a par of 72 2060 Back Valley Road Trenton, GA30752 25 miles from Mentone MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Rome Braves Class A - affiliate of the Atlanta Braves Located in Rome Georgia (1 hour) Chattanooga Lookouts Class AA affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds Located in Chattanooga, TN (55 mins) OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES True Adventure Sport DeSoto State Park Little River Canyon National Preserve Shady Grove Dude Ranch Ski Cloudmont Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park Tennessee (1 hour) Ruby Falls ‚ Tennessee (1 hour) Rock City, Tennessee (1 hour) Incline Railway, Tennessee (1 hour) RESTAURANTS Mentone/Valley Head Moonlight Bistro: Wildflower Cafe: MY FAVORITE!! Big Jim's Bama-Q: The Old Barber Shop Cafe: Tigers Inn: DeSoto State Park/Ft. Payne: Most chains and some larger home-owned restaurants are in Fort Payne, about 20 mins from Mentone. SHOPPING Downtown Mentone offers several great antique and unique gift shops: - Orbix Hot Glass - White Elephant Antiques - Little River Hardware - Crow's Nest Antiques - The Gourdie Shop - Crafts Village (beside Log Cabin Deli)

 

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Year Purchased: 2008


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Calendar last updated: 11/29/2016

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Photos

  • Rustic cabin look in a secluded area of downtown Mentone

    Rustic cabin look in a secluded area of downtown Mentone

  • Upstairs full ensuite bathroom with tub/shower combo

    Upstairs full ensuite bathroom with tub/shower combo

  • Upstairs bedroom featuring a queen size mattress and new box spring and mattress

    Upstairs bedroom featuring a queen size mattress and new box spring and mattress

  • 350 sqft. screened porch with stacked stone fireplace, hammock, rocking chairs

    350 sqft. screened porch with stacked stone fireplace, hammock, rocking chairs

  • View from top of staircase landing overlooking great room below

    View from top of staircase landing overlooking great room below

  • 1st floor bedroom full ensuite with shower/tub combo and unique decor

    1st floor bedroom full ensuite with shower/tub combo and unique decor

  • 1st floor bedroom featuring a queen size bed with new mattress and box spring

    1st floor bedroom featuring a queen size bed with new mattress and box spring

  • Outdoor cobblestone patio with gas grill and wood log rack

    Outdoor cobblestone patio with gas grill and wood log rack

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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