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Chalet 1st Fl ~ Rustic, Affordable, Family Friendly (walking distance to lake)

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 300 yards from lake

This property is located on 17 beautiful wooded acres next to Douglas Lake. It is owned by Mountain Lake Resort, which has other buildings including a huge log cabin lodge with 8 bedrooms that sleeps up to 64, a hotel with 16 rooms that sleeps up to 64, and a large bunkhouse with 1 large room that sleeps up to 18. These venues are perfect for church groups & retreats, family reunions, anniversaries, birthday parties, etc.

This chalet is away from the hustle and bustle of town, away from other buildings on the property, and it is less than 300 yards from the lake. It is a great place to go for walks, fish, swim, or bird watch. The chalet has two levels. The lower level (1st floor) has a large front porch where you can relax, sit and read a book, or just enjoy the quiet beauty of nature. Inside there is central heat and air, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a living room, a dining room, and a full kitchen. This place can accommodate 2 people in each bedroom and 1 person could sleep on the sofa (not a pull-out) the other sofa is a loveseat so 5 comfortably. This is a Smoke-free/ alcohol- free facility.

More Details

Owner
Betty
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
McGee Tyson Airport,
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Cowboys on the water
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Ober Gatlinburg
Car: necessary

There are three marinas between 3-4 miles away (Mountain Cove Marina, Mountain Harbor Inn & Marina, and Lighthouse Pointe Marina). Each marina offers boat rentals, but only Mountain Harbor offers boat, kayak, and jet ski rentals. In addition, about 4 miles away you will find a sandy beach at the Douglas Dam Headwater Campground. Other reasons to visit this area include attractions in the Sevierville area (NASCAR SpeedPark Smoky Mountains = go carts, Tanger Outlet = shopping, Forbidden Caverns, Douglas Lakeview Stables). The Pigeon Forge area (Dollywood, Dixie Stampede Dinner Attraction, Titanic Museum Attraction, Hollywood Wax Museum, Country Tonite Theatre, The Comedy Barn Theater). The Gatlinburg area (CLIMB Works, Gatlinburg Sky Lift, Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies). In addition, there are other cool attractions not far from Mountain Lake Ranch including: Great Smoky Mountain National Park is 20 miles, Knoxville Zoological Gardens is 23 miles, University of Tennessee is 27 miles, Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort is 27 miles, Crescent Bend House & Garden is 28 miles (antiquing), Cades Cove Riding Stables is 39 miles (horseback riding), Museum of Appalachia is 44 miles, Harrah's Cherokee Casino is 61 miles, Ghost Town In The Sky is 76 miles (amusement park), Nantahala Outdoor Center is 84 miles (rafting), Bristol Motor Speedway is 89 miles, Biltmore Estate is 96 miles (historic mansion).

Amenities

Dandridge Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • There is a sofa and a loveseat so sleeping 6 would be only if the 6th is a child.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

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Chalet 1st Fl ~ Rustic, Affordable, Family Friendly (walking distance to lake)
average rating of 4.5 based on 32 reviews
Industry, PA
5

Rustic and affordable, and OH so Nice!

  • 5 of 5

Quite a place! Better than even advertised. Stayed on the first floor which is just like a home. Met the local forestry neighbors (Mother with twin fawns.) Would gladly stay again if the need arises. Thanks go to the owners for all their help in contacting us up to the point of renting!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Very quiet, private with a great hostess!

  • 3 of 5

Good: Great, peaceful, quiet location away from everything near a beautiful lake. Betty was very helpful. Wonderful, soft, new luxury hotel towels.

Bad: Good place for price but unfortunately the musty smell from all the recent rain severely affected my husbands allergies. So much that we had to leave a day early but Betty was very generous to reimburse us for our last day.

Children and I would give it a higher rating but unfortunately not my husband. Good for those who like the outdoors and aren't expecting 5 star hotel acomendations.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved it!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was the first family vacation in the mountains and by far rated the favorite by us and the kids. The house was perfect. Far enough away from people to be quiet and close enough for the things you forgot. Location to the water was perfect for kayaking and fishing. Kids even enjoyed swimming and most of all they put down their phones!!!! The house was well cleaned and stocked. We are already planning another trip back.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mt. Blanchard, OH
5

Beautiful area

  • 5 of 5

My daughter, son-in-law, and family enjoyed their vacation stay so much. Said the cabin was very nice and cozy. Thank you, Betty!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Secluded, very clean. Betty was very accommodating to our questions. We would highly recommend!!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Nice property and helpful owner

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the place, comfortable accommodations. Mattress could be more comfortable, but still better than what you'd find at most places. Betty is super helpful - I had some problem with my car and she arranged to have it checked by her mechanic friend. Which was great, because any decent mechanic in town said they'd take 2/3 days before they even look at my car. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $40
Damage Deposit $100

There is NO SMOKING inside any buildings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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