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Luxurious & private cabin located near Chattanooga & three beautiful state parks

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Three bedroom, three bath home in the mountains, surrounded by nature and views

Comfortable and contemporary cabin on 7 acres is located in the mountains of the Cumberland Plateau. Home is located near several Civil War historical sites and situated between three of the most beautiful state parks in East Tennessee: Fall Creek Falls State Park, Savage Gulf Natural Area and Rock Island State Park. House is 15 minutes from downtown Dunlap, 45 minutes from Chattanooga and the airport, 25 minutes from Soddy Daisy and 2 hours from Nashville.

Bring yourself or your family for a relaxing vacation you won't forget. The cabin is surrounded by nature but easy to get to with an expertly maintained gravel road .8 mile directly to the house with new paved streets and four lane highways at the end of the gravel road. Wake in the morning and sip coffee on the deck while quietly watching the deer, turkey and fox walk through the property all while enjoying the cool fresh mountain air, beautiful sunrise over the mountain and the sweet sounds of nature. Or, enjoy the steam sauna before or after your morning run or hike.

Bring your fishing poles if you like, as there is a gorgeous two hundred acre lake at Fall Creek Falls State Park 12 miles away where visitors can enjoy spending the day hiking in the mountains, fishing, canoeing or Kayaking.

Perfect quiet family getaway located in the Cumberland Plateau. In the heart of nature and close to several fantastic parks and historical civil war sites.

House is new, very comfortable and fully equipped with everything you need for your stay from high speed internet, linens, towels, hair dryer, dishes, full cook wear and an outdoor state park style wood or charcoal burning grill for delicious BBQs.

large six person outdoor table with sun umbrella and chairs, four log rocking chairs and four super comfy, 'zero gravity' reclining chairs to relax in on the lawn. Close to major shopping and restaurants in Dunlap, Sparta, Soddy Daisy and Chattanooga.

Fine dining, night clubs, sea aquarium, museum and attractions offered in downtown Chattanooga, only 45 minutes away.

Property is located only 12 miles to Fall Creek Falls State Park and Savage Gulf Natural Area and 30 minutes from Rock Island State park, where visitors can enjoy many outdoor activities like: rock climbing, cycling, swimming, hiking, world class golfing, horseback riding, kayaking, boating, tennis, fishing, hunting, horseshoes, mountain biking, hang gliding, antiquing, sight seeing, wildlife viewing and much more.

There is so much to do and see, one trip will not be enough. Also check out other interesting places in the near like Cumberland Caverns, Rock City, Ruby Falls, Shiloh Civil War Battlefield or Look out Mountain in Chattanooga, just to name a few.

Make plans now, to visit during the summer season as the home fills up fast. The scenery and wildlife here is fascinating and romantic, especially up here in the mountains.

A wheel chair ramp is provided upon request for guests who require assistance.

For guests arriving by plane, rental cars are offered at the Chattanooga airport (CHA) and just outside the airport with a free shuttle provided to pick you up and take you back.

More Details

Property Manager
Terri Ramsey
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:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 26, 2017

About Terri Ramsey

We are two sisters with a great love of nature and spending time together with family and friends. This is our way to accomplish both goals and hope you will enjoy the serenity we have.

Terri Ramsey purchased this house in 2010

Why Terri Ramsey chose Dunlap

This is not just a rental but our personal cabin which we have opened for others to enjoy. The original owner lovingly designed and built the home as his retirement destination before love took him to Hungary to be with his wife. You will feel all of the special touches that make this a special place. My sister and I purchased it because of our love of the outdoors, the peace and calm that nature provides, and being able to share time with family and friends.. The home is located a short distance between three of the most beautiful state parks you will find in East Tennessee. The house has everything you will need for a memorable stay that will surely bring you and your family back a second time.

What makes this house unique

Travelers will enjoy a unique quality vacation with their loved ones or a romantic getaway with each other. The cabin is luxurious, comfortable well equipped with everything you will need and well suited for those who are seeking adventure as well as peaceful mountain surrounds that inspire awe. Wildlife is abundant in the area and is best viewed while either sipping coffee on the front porch in the morning or while driving through one of the lovely state parks nearby with your family.

Amenities

Dunlap House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Wood-burning stove may only use natural wood products. No fire starters please.
  • Use the sauna responsibly. No alcohol while using the sauna.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Antique claw foot tub with two person tile shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Tile shower with tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , Tile shower with tub
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Loft Area - 2 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Two full size beds and a full size futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Pillow-top Mattress
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Pillow-top mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Pillow-top mattress
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Plan to visit in the fall season, to enjoy the changing of the leaves and view the abundant wildlife that are often seen at this time of year.

Reviews

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Luxurious & private cabin located near Chattanooga & three beautiful state parks
average rating of 4.8163266 based on 49 reviews
5

Lovely cabin with all the extras! Terri was great to work with; very accommodating!

  • 5 of 5

The layout of the cabin is very nice as is the property surrounding it. So many beautiful trees! Our group loved the fire pit and all the outdoor seating options. I was particularly impressed with how comfortable the bed was (stayed in master bedroom but everyone else said their bed was comfy too) as well as the sheets and pillows. Gotta have those good pillows! 😊 All in all it was a great experience and I definitely plan on coming back!

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write such a helpful review. I know these details will help future guests. We are always looking for ways to keep this a 5-star experience for everyone so feel free to send me any suggestions as well!! Hope you will come back.
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very beautiful. I felt like I was being pampered.

  • 4 of 5

We stayed there in november when the trees were turning. It was beautiful. The house was very clean and luxurious. Our only complaint would be the upstairs bedroom matress was not as comfortable as the rest and the kitchen chairs could have felt pads on the legs so they weren't so noisy. But all in all a fantastic place to vacation!

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. I really appreciate the specific suggestions. We have had felt pads on the chairs, so it must be time to replace them!! That's the kind of thing that many people don't think to tell you about but can help us keep a 5-star experience for everyone. New mattresses are on the 2018 list of updates! I hope you will come again to experience them.
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Wonderful home, wonderful location!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, well-equipped, conveniently located to multiple waterfall hikes! Owners were quick to respond and accomodate!!! Highly recommend this lovely cabin!

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the recommendation! My sister and I love it when people have a great experience. I hope you will come again.
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Fun time !!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lot of fun !! The cabin is beautiful, I seen all the reviews for the amenities, but was surprised as to how much was there.

I would recommend and I hope to be able to come again.

Thank you Terri

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful getaway! Owner really thought of everything, plenty of space, and beautiful surroundings.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review. I really appreciate the comments and hope you will come again!
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Lovely cabin, well appointed.

  • 5 of 5

This was ideal for our family. Plenty of room, well stocked, very clean. The fire pit was one of our favorite features. Great sitting area and plenty of wood. All in all, a great place

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We appreciate it. We recently added the fire pit and are happy to know that people are enjoying it. I hope you will come back again.
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Map

Fall Creek Falls State Park
"This place is amazing!! Two thousand plus acres of natural wilderness with endless mountain ..."
Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport
Nearest Barpub
13 Miles
Town of Dunlap
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Fall Creek Falls
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
TN Hwy 111
Nearest Restaurant
12 Miles
Fall Creek Falls
Car: necessary

Cumberland Caverns - 20 minutes away

Shiloh National Battlefield - 4 hours away

Dollywood - 4 hours away

Ruby Falls - 50 minutes away

Rock City - 50 minutes away

Lookout Mountain - 50 minutes away

Incline Railway - 50 minutes away

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Property Damage Protection $59

Availability is subject to change until reservation is confirmed with at least partial payment. All pets must be approved and are $20.00 per PET per DAY.

Manager'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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