Lakehouse on South Holston Lake, Near Va./Tn.Line(7 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-9 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-12)
You feel like you are in a large treehouse where wildlife is at eye level.Our Boat dock is connected by steps to the house on the lake permits guest to boat, dock and swim in cove from our dock.
South Holston Lake is a pristine lake with incredible mountain views. Wood decks surround the house, and located next to Laurel Marina Yacht Club. House furnished with foosball, keyboard synthesizer, miniature pool table.
The house overlooks the lake with its own isolated cove with easy access to Abingdon and Bristol Raceway. A Sea Eagle rubber canoe is available for use. The lake has great seasonal fishing and hunting. This is great view. The lodge is well furnished from kitchen to bath. You bring the food only. You can swim and enjoy a new outdoor heated shower (in season)
Activities near this 26 mile long lake include:lake beaches boating, jet skiing, whitewater canoeing/kayaking, white water rafting, skiing, fishing, games, relaxing, hiking on Appalachian Trail, Bristol Motor Speedway (late March and Aug), Fantasy in Lights (track lite show), Barter and Paramount Theaters, Bristol Caverns, mountain climbing, Dollywood, Tinseltown (movies), National Forest, pioneer history sites, lake swimming, boat renting, horse back riding, caving, Bristol, VA is the Original Home of Country Music. In September there is a country music festival called Rhythm and Roots setup for mid September.
Story telling festival in Jonesborough, Tn is nearby.
Historic Bristol is a city split between Virginia and Tennessee. It is known for the original birthplace of country music and the Bristol Motor Speedway. Unknown to most outsiders is the wonderful lakeand Cherokee National Forest which surrounds most of the lake.
The lake is good for fishing,boating and jet skis.The local rivers provide a base for whitewater canoeing and kayacking. Bring your equipment and fishing gear for trout or Lake fish.
Keywords: Beautiful home with an outstanding view of the mountain lake mountain ski jet ski boat dock swim marina
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Member since: 2005
- 2600 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
Senior Adults Only Community:
We have many steps that need to be considered before renting. Recent modifications put the front door closer to street level to make access easier. However this house is build on a mountainside and is rather verticle in design with 4 levels inside the house....moreless
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Considered:
WE have a serious issue with handicap access because of the elevation and house design. If steps are a problem the 4 story house sits 1 and 1/2 floors above the parking area before entering first level. Many steps to access the house and flors and to access the dock for boating....moreless
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 9-12
- Queen size Beds (2) Master suite (2) next to bathroom. , Double Beds (2) Upstairs in the back room and loft bedroom. , Twin or Single Bed (1) in the upstairs loft w/out closet., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) 2 futon beds one in the living room and another downstairs in the bedroom w/ full bed.1 single floor mattress available in loft. large L shaped couch in sun room....moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- 4 showers or jet tub. One outside shower is not available off season.
- Game Room:
- Pool Table:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Bristol's State Street is a thriving turn of the century architecture with restaurants and shops filled with Country Music and other Live entertainment. Country Music Museum is just off State Street,...moreless
8 picture windows look over lake and mountains.Watch the boats pass by with skiers in the midday or the fishermen lights reflect off the water at night. Sunrise over mountain in morning fills room with light....moreless
This overlooks a lake cove and beyond the lake s. House is on hillside with a great view of Lake and mountains more vivid in fall and winter when leaves are off trees.Across roadway are steps to dock. No yard to house only deck....moreless
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
it w ould be nice but all we can due is provide an artificial fireplace because of fire saftey. During the season there is a outside firepit. We caution weather and drought require use on a limited ba...moreless
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Mobile Phone:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Feb 13 - May 14, 2017
3 night min stay
Apr 16 - Apr 24, 2017
9 night min stay
May 15 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Bristol RAce week
Aug 14 - Aug 21, 2017
8 night min stay
Dec 17 - Jan 2, 2018
6 night min stay
My Standard Rate
6 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 7%
Weekend seasonal rates are $800 for 3 day weekendweek days are considered Mon to thursday nights. We calculate base on night stayed.
By check or cash on entry or by sending to Bernard S Via 210 Johnson St Bristol Va. 24201
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Biking (Damascus Va, Creeper Trail 15-45mn away), Flea Market, Historic Sites and Towns, Jonesboro Story Festival, Rythym and Roots Festival circa Sept18 , Bristol Race Track,white water nearby,Appalachian trail on S. Holston Mtn.Bristol Country Music Museum,Biltmore Ashville NC
Year Purchased: 2001
About the owner: I am a local lawyer that practices in Virginia and Tennessee. We have three wonderful daughters. We bought our lakehouse to retire back in 2001 . Wonderful vacation home, even to use to get out of town for a weekend. I . There are many things to do,mostly we relax and enjoy a beautiful view that captures us all.
Why the Owner Chose Bristol, TN, USA:
Our dream home is located on a hillside with much in the way of natural beauty. The Lake is a wonderful forested mountain backdrop with a view from the hillside second to none. We have installed windows troughout to open you to clean fresh air in season(of course ac when needed). Decks exist for outside dining and barbecue on gas grill. Lots of steps will get your exercise during the week. We are near parks and hiking trails. You can enjoy historic trips to Jonesborough,Abingdon,Greenville,Bristol active downtown and country Music heritage.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Bring your own boat or jet ski to use our dock for some lake funand swimming. There are plenty of places around you can rent boats . Enjoy a beautiful clean lake to swim and fish. We are located near a national forest and the Appalachian trail biking on the Va. Creeper trail between Abingdon and Damascus is wonderful. I hope the weather is pleasant, as it usually is, but if not you will have many other activites to enjoy.
- Primary: (276) 494-1073
- Secondary: (276) 669-4003 (Virginia, USA) 9-5 weekdays
Links to more information:
lake house Aug 2011 w/ new additions,outside shower,new deck
evening view of South Holston river from top of S Holston dam on a cool night
Springtime looking in direction of Laurel Marina from south deck
going down Laurel creek or Beaver creek at Backbone rock hiking park w Sea Eagle
sun room w SAT HDTV
3rd floor bath
main floor living/dining
boating on the lake
boat dock in Aug 2011
cliff jumping on S Holston Lake at cliff island
central floor looking into dining area from living room
South Holston Lake in summer. My photo..real proud.
lake in winter when water has dropped from front balcony deck
kitchen,side dining table and circle, stairs to loft bedroom
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017
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