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Come experience simple and fun lake living on beautiful Lake Glenville!

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

About the property

3 Bedroom home on 200 feet of shore line on quiet Strawberry Hill Cove

Newly renovated and beautifully decorated cottage on Lake Glenville. Situated on the best part of the lake! Dock is ready for your own or rented boat and/or jet ski! Lake living at its best: boating, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, fishing, water skiing, tubbing, wake boarding, tour the lake's waterfalls and coves. Quiet time: relax on the dock, outdoor covered and open porches, enjoy a movie (Dish or stream it through Apple TV) on your 55" TV, play cards or board games, enjoy a walk through the neighborhood, play tennis on the neighborhood court... So many options! This cottage is a family friendly retreat, sleeps 6 and up to 7. All hardwood floors, open living concept (kitchen, dining and living rooms with wood burning fireplace in one area). TV and surround sound with satellite service (Dish) and wi-fi (very good speed DSL). Brand new everything: mattresses, kitchen appliances, cabinets, and granite countertops, TV, etc. Huge covered porch with new outdoor living room furniture and chiminea. Surround yourself and your family by nature, fun and tranquility! Escape the heat of the summer on the highest altitude lake east of the Mississippi, you will LOVE it up here!

Carolina Branch
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 14, 2016

About Carolina Branch

Our family fell in love with the Cashiers and Lake Glenville area over 15 years ago. We have vacationed here ever since. Cannot get enough of it. So much to do, never a dull moment. The age of our kids has forced us to remain tied up to their school and sports schedules. We wanted to open our home to other families that enjoy spending time together, appreciates nice things and loves nature and lake living.

Carolina Branch purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Carolina Branch chose Smoky Mountains

We bought this property 4 years ago and recently finished remodeling it. We poured a lot of energy making sure it will be a comfortable family retreat for many.

What makes this cottage unique

Lake, lake and more lake! Quiet neighborhood, convenient access to Cashiers (25min), Franklin (30min), Sylva (35 min) and Highlands (30 min). Easy access to hiking, golf, marina, horseback riding, etc.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Come experience simple and fun lake living on beautiful Lake Glenville!
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews

Great house on the lake!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great get-away! The house had all that we needed and was well kept! The lake was beautiful and there is lots to do around the area...hiking, fishing, lake activities, etc.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Our family loves to reconnect at this cabin. Large enough for everyone to land, yet cozy enough to bring everyone together! The lake is 123 steps away, which almost counts as a workout? :) Lots of memories shared in this home over the years and look for many more to come! Thank you Carolina!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect 5 day getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four had a great time on Lake Glenville. The house was very clean, comfortable, nicely appointed and newly decorated. We enjoyed most of our meals, coffee, and happy hours on their great deck overlooking the lake. We rented a ski boat and had it delivered (Young Harris Water Sports) and spent every day enjoying water sports and exploring the lake. We also fished off the dock, used our paddle boards each morning to visit the nearby waterfall (complete with duck and turtle sightings), and thoroughly enjoyed our family getaway. There are an assortment of books, games, and of course, the TV/netflix, etc. for downtime.

Cashiers is a good nearby destination for a little shopping and dining (try the pizza place). We also took our bikes and found some great mountain biking trails near Western Carolina University.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely beautiful

  • 5 of 5

We stayed a week at this house. We didn't want to leave. Lake is so beautiful . We rented a boat from Lakeshore boat rentals 2 different days. Kids had fun tubing the lake. My husband and I kayaked every morning to the waterfall nearby . It was so peaceful. Carolina was so accommodating and helpful. She went above and beyond to help us. We cannot wait to come back. Only negative is that the trek up and down the stairs to the lake is tiring but we looked at it in a positive way- that we were getting excercise. We had an absolute blast!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Enjoyable stay!

  • 5 of 5

What a great place on Lake Glenville! Just as described, clean, serene, and relaxing. Perfect vacation for our family and we hope to stay again in the future. Thanks to the Branches!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect weekend

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our weekend at Lake Glenville. Carolina was very helpful and accommodating and her home was lovely, clean and just as described. The porch was amazing and we enjoyed the dock and kayaks as well as the rest of the lake - highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Rates & Availability

Cullowhee Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Off season
Jan 9 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
High Summer
May 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
Low Summer
Sep 6 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Change of seasons-leaf season
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
Off season
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
Off season
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
Holiday season
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $150
Tax Rate 4.75%

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Cullowhee Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • Bathroom 1 - Shower/Tub combination with glass doors Bathroom 2 - 1/2 bathroom (toilet and sink)
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Queen bed, closet Bedroom 2 - 2 twin beds Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed (2 twins), space for an additional twin air mattresss
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water tubing

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