Gorgeous Mountain Retreat in Gated Community. Private Dock W/ Boat Slip.(12 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
5 BR/4BA. 2 full kitchens. Spectacular mountain views. Lake front gazebo.
The main level offers Silestone countertops in the kitchen, ash wood floors throughout, and an oversized garden tub in the master suite. Catch the game on the 70” flat screen TV in the living room, or check the stats with the complimentary wifi. The open floor plan makes it easy to meet any and all of your space needs.
The downstairs presents gorgeous marble floors, a full kitchen, three bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and an oversized walk in shower. Enjoy a game of Foosball, or relax on the second covered porch. This home has it all!
Outside, you will find a sitting area to soak in all the beautiful surroundings. Walk a little further down to the dock, and you will find a beautiful gazebo, wired with speakers to relax to your favorite tune. The private dock is perfect for catching sun rays and fishing. It’s equipped with a jet ski lift and a boat slip. If you are planning to go boating, a boat ramp is conveniently located at the Bear Creek Marina, which is a short boat ride from the house. You will also find gas pumps and a Bar & Grill at the Marina. "The Lake House" also offers a concrete sidewalk down to the gazebo, and water. Easy access for a wheel chair, or stroller.
Lake James is home to The Lake James State Park. The park has multiple mountain biking trails for beginners all the way to expert. The extensive trail system, is a great way to enjoy hiking at your own pace and The Paddy’s Creek Area is a great public swimming spot for all ages. The Linville and Catawba rivers flow into the lake, providing a variety of sport fishing, and don’t forget about the educational events available by the park rangers. For the golfers in the family, the Marion Lake Club offers a fantastic course with several lake views.
If city life intrigues you, “The Lake House” is only 45 minutes from Asheville, where you can visit The Biltmore House, take a drive on the parkway, or experience the exquisite cuisine options. Featured on USA Today’s “ 2014 Best Summer Weekend Escapes” Asheville accommodates fun for the whole family.
“The Lake House” is a small slice of paradise. Built in 2003, the owner spared no expense and you will not be disappointed, should you choose to spend your Lake James experience here. Lake James is a great place to visit year round and “The Lake House” will make you want to visit year after year.
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Member since: 2009
- 5500 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12
- Master Bedroom on main level with private bath and queen size bed.
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Ping Pong Table
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 21 - Mar 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Apr 1 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Sunday
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 11.75%
* Holiday rates $600 per night. Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving & Christmas. 4 nights
Refundable deposit of $500 is required, $250 cleaning fee, and taxes.
Additional 3% Service charge when using credit card
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Year Purchased: 2003
About: I grew up in the mountains of Western North Carolina. I had always dreamed of owning a lake home and that dream became real in 2003. My family and I have enjoyed this beautiful home and now we are ready to share this exciting experience with you.
Why Forest Lake Heights (Nebo, North Carolina, United States of America):
Because of the beautiful views.
- Primary: (828) 442-5890 (North Carolina, USA)
Early morning fog, over Lake James.
Front view of "The Lake House."
Living room on main level.
Master bath, with oversized soaking tub. Private toilet room.
Enjoy a game of ping pong, on the second level.
Guest room on second level.
View from main level porch, and master suite.
Beautifully landscaped. Enjoy your morning coffee on the gazebo.
Bunk beds in guest rooms on second floor.
Your future vacation home on Lake James!
Wake to this view each morning you stay at "The Lake House."
Master on main. Beautiful picture windows facing Lake James.
Kitchen and dining area on second floor. Access to back deck facing Lake James.
Sitting area in the downstairs suite. Access to the deck facing Lake James.
Watch the sunset from this quiet sitting area located on the property.
Mountain View from main level deck.
Gentle sloped sidewalk, convenient for wheel chairs, and strollers. No steps.
Nice sidewalk for wheel chair, or stroller.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Sunday, January 15, 2017
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