Cottage on the Lake in 277 Ac. Mt. Resort , Helen-Fall Colors,Festivals,Hiking

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Last updated: 10/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Book Now for the Leaf Changing Fall Activities and the Helen Octoberfest -- Weekly Rate includes the 7th night free


Located directly on Lake Qualatchee in this rustic full service resort, Sunset Lake Cottage has a relaxing lake view from every window and a gorgeous sunset view over the mountains and lake from the 40 ft. attached deck. This view offers the beauty of the ever-changing Autumn colors of the trees and the geese swimming in the lake with the fishermen angling for that special bass. A time to sit back in the living room recliners or out on the swing by the lake and enjoy a cold refreshment while watching the enchanted beauty of nature.
Access to a deck is just a step outside the spacious backyard and is available for fishing on the many warm days offered during the fall and upcoming colder months or just relaxing in the swing enjoying the sun setting over the mountains.

A two seat KAYAK and a PADDLE BOAT are available for the adventuresome at no extra charge to view the beautiful scenery of the mountains around the lake or to fish for the big one. A large rock fire pit can accommodate cooking your hot dogs and s'mores, along with a provided gas and charcoal grill.

This cottage will accommodate four people, one queen size bed and a sleeper sofa in the living room, making it very private and comfortable. TV's are available in the bedroom and living room, along with a fully furnished kitchen and large bathroom.

Our guests enjoy an abundance of resort amenities such as a beautiful inside pool with a hot tub, a sauna room, workout room, tennis court, putt putt, shuffle board, guided horseback trail rides, full service diner, country store, and hiking trails/waterfalls that are located within a few miles. WIFI is available in the cottage at no extra charge and Mountain lakes Resort has WIFI at the store and the Clubhouse.

A small daily guest resort fee is REQUIRED prior to arrival. The resort fee allows you to enjoy all of the amenities and access in/out of the guard secure resort with a car pass. Please note under the "RATES SECTION" the number to call for this to be arranged at least three days prior to your arrival.

Come and enjoy all the northeast mountain festivals,shopping for treasures, river tubing, color viewing, hiking and the waterfalls.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome:

    Direct supervision required due to safety consideration, such as easy access to the lake....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1


  • Queen size bed, television, storage space, direct access to deck. Sleeper sofa,queen size, located in living room. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1


  • Shower, sink and dressing area iron,board and hairdryer available

Other Amenities

  • Zip line, river tube floating, waterfalls and hiking are all readily available within a few miles. A golf cart is available to our renters for easy access around the resort, for an additional cash charge after arrival. ...moreless


  • DVD Player:

    DVD player is connected to living room television....moreless

  • Foosball
  • Games:

    board games, cards and dominoes...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table:

    Located in the Mountain Lakes Clubhouse....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic cable is provided....moreless

  • Television:

    Two flat screen televisions located in living room and bedroom. ...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Variety of family rated DVDs available. ...moreless


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


  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Cottage with accessible fishing deck only steps away from backyard....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Property and resort is nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountain, bordered by the Chattahoochee National Forest. Beautiful sunset view from your deck....moreless

  • Resort:

    Sunset Lake guests enjoy unlimited access to the resort amenities with a daily minimal guest fee. ...moreless

  • Village:

    Located only minutes away from Helen, GA, this charming Alpine Village offers excellent dining, shopping, and recreational activities....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining:

    Indoor and outdoor dining area comfortably seats four adults....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    located in Section C at the top of the hill on the left...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Located in the lower level of the Mountain Lakes Clubhouse....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    WIFI Internet is accessible in the cottage and at the Resort Clubhouse....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Seating for four with a comfortable sleeper sofa and two rocking recliners....moreless

  • Parking:

    There is parking space for one vehicle on the property, second vehicle parking available at the Clubhouse...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Emergency phone is located close to the diner....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    May want to bring beach towels for swimming. Dryer rack available for drying towels on patio....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Located in Section C at the top of the hill on the left...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Eight cup coffee maker. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Fully furnished along with a small crock pot and blender....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Cookie sheet and casserole dishes provided...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Forgotten grocery items may be purchased at the Country Store located in the resort. An Ingeles grocery store is within a distance of five miles....moreless


  • Boat:

    Two person paddle boat right outside your back gate. Life jackets are provided. A boat waiver must be signed prior to use. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Attached 40 ft covered patio deck, with patio furniture and hammock...moreless

  • Golf:

    Putt Putt golf is available year around, along with shuffleboard,basketball,tennis and horse shoes. All located close to country store. Must show resort pass to use equipment...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    A two person kayak is available to enjoy paddling around on the lake or fishing directly from. Private LAKE, no fishing license required. Bring your own poles. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Shaded lawn leading to lake and dock...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal and Gas BQ grill...moreless

  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Located in the Mountain Lakes Clubhouse, one inside and one outside. Additional pool and water slide located by diner and country store...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Located in the Mountain Lakes Clubhouse....moreless

  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna:

    Located in the Mountain Lakes Clubhouse....moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 47 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Helen Octoberfest, Fall Colors
Sep 8 - Oct 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$90 $95
Fri, Sat
Holiday Festivals & Lights
Nov 1 - Dec 29, 2016
2 night min stay
$80 $85
Fri, Sat
Celebrate New Years
Dec 30 - Jan 2, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$85 $90
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
  • Cleaning Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 15%


Rates DO NOT include resort DAILY fees of $5/adult $3/child (ages 5-15). GUEST MUST PURCHASE BY CALLING 706-865-4742. Check in time is 3pm and check out time is 10am. If arriving early to the resort, passes will be available at the security gate. Please call for availability of early check in.

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/25/2016
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80 Miles
Nearest Airport
Atlanta Hartsfield
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Helen GA
7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Innesbrook Golf in Helen GA
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
GA Hwy 75A
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Helen GA
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Oualatchee Beach on Cottage Resort Property

Car: Necessary

A GOLF CART is available for rent with the cottage at $35.00/24 hrs to access the total resort. Payment for the cart must be in CASH following your arrival. Special pricing is available on weekly rentals. Join the"Frequent Guest Club", book more than one time in a calendar year, and you will have the use of the golf cart free on your visit. Otherwise you can drive your vehicle or walk to the water slide, outdoor pool, diner and country store just 0.4 miles and 2 hills from the cottage or to the clubhouse with an indoor and outdoor pool, hot tub, sauna, pool table is 1.2 miles and 4 hills from the cottage


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: We are a husband/wife team with extensive backgrounds in management and working with the public prior to retiring from Florida in August of 2013. We live in the resort full time and are presently remodeling our own home. All construction upgrades of the cottage's interior, deck and landscaping was completed by us to ensure your safety and to enhance the relaxing beauty of our cottage. We have taken great pride in decorating our mountain cottage and to offer you the best view of the lake and the mountains right in your backyard.

Why the Owner Chose Cleveland, GA, USA:
After vacationing and work camping in the resort for four months, we wished to become full time residents and we are excited to share this beautiful home-away-from-home.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Your cottage is located on a spacious lot, steps away from access to a crystal blue lake. You also have ready access to a fishing deck, kayak and paddle boat, which is provided at no extra charge. In addition you have wonderful lake views from any vantage point inside the cottage. Cottage includes two flat screen tvs, a fully furnished kitchen with microwave and coffee maker, an ample space bathroom with shower and lighted dressing table. The bedroom includes a queen size bed with ample storage space. The bedroom has direct access to the patio. Additional sleeping space is available with the living room sleeper sofa. The patio includes an outdoor dining area and hammock. From the patio you can step down to your very own fire pit and spacious backyard with an additional hammock.

Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • Your peaceful lakeside retreat

    Your peaceful lakeside retreat

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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