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Little Bit of Heaven-Private Easy Access-Casino 3 Miles-Wifi

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Little Bit of Heaven Cherokee Cabin is a very private secluded cabin at the top of the mountain. It has a paved private driveway that is easily accessible by car, SUV, motorcycles, and even trucks with trailers and dead ends at the cabin. Enjoy views of the Great Smoky Mountains and the valley below from the rocking chairs on the covered front porch. The cabin and property borders the Sequoyah National Golf Course thru a forest area.

Wireless Internet service is free with cabin rental.

Located three miles from Harrah's Casino in Cherokee and the Blue Ridge Parkway, three miles from the Smoky Mountains Country Club Golf Course and eight miles from the Great Smoky Mountain Railway Station in Historic Dillsboro where you will find unique shops, galleries, collectables, and crafts. Also three miles to grocery store, restaurants, and fast food.

Only ten minutes to Maggie Valley or Bryson City and twenty minutes to Rafting and Tubing in the Nantahala Gorge with numerous hiking and biking trails throughout the area. Multitudes of recreation and entertainment along with waterfalls nearby. Hike into the mountains and commune with nature, float the many rivers and streams on tubes or rafts, or visit local area flea markets.

Enter from the covered porch into the fully furnished cabin with Central Heat and Air Conditioning. Three private bedrooms (Two Master Bedrooms) with one king bed, one queen bed, three double beds, a sleeper sofa and a sleeper love seat. On rainy or snowy days enjoy the big game or movie on the large flat screen satellite HDTV with DVD/VCR player in the living room or watch a movie in the bedroom on the large flat screen satellite smart HDTV and Blu-ray player.

Our cabin is very clean and in the best of shape for each new guest. Please no smoking and no pets.

See owners website link below for additional photos of the cabin.

Keywords: Cabin

More Details

Ralph Randall
Member since: 2005
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2018

Why Ralph Randall chose Whittier

We looked for a home away from home near the mountains of North Carolina. We visited all the surrounding areas, including Bryson City, Franklin, and Asheville. We are far from impulse buyers and after looking for months and months, we finally narrowed it down that we would look for property in Cherokee, North Carolina. It just seemed to be the right fit as we would be incredibly close to the National Park as well as the Blue Ridge Parkway. There's enough to do to keep you busy, but it is remote enough to actually make you feel like you are on vacation. We started searching for a chalet and even stayed at some vacation rentals in the area. After months of looking, we eventually purchased this property.

What makes this cabin unique

We enjoy the view of the mountains from the cabin front porch. The cabin is located only three miles from Cherokee and eight-ten miles from Dillsborough/Sylva therefore everything is very convenient but is at the end of a private asphalt paved driveway and is very secluded from any other cabins or homes.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We stayed at this cabin October 13-19,2013. This

was our second rental of this property and we

thoroughly enjoyed our trip. The squirrels were

very active gathering acorns in the trees in front of

the cabin. We had all the comforts of home but in

a beautiful isolated setting. We can't wait until our

next visit! Thank you Mr. & Mrs. Randall and the

caretaker too for allowing us to share your Little

Piece of Heaven in Cherokee!!!!!
Oct 2013
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Whittier Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • All three bathrooms are full size with tub/shower with shower curtains.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • King size beds (1) One king bed., Queen size Beds (1) One queen bed., Double Beds (3) Three double beds., Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Sofa converts to double bed. Love seat converts to single bed.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Central Air Conditioning and Heat, Coffeemaker, Toaster, Slow Cooker, and Cooking Utensils provided, Iron & Ironing Board, Weber Charcoal Grill (BBQ),


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Little Bit of Heaven-Private Easy Access-Casino 3 Miles-Wifi
average rating of 4.888889 based on 58 reviews

Great Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our short stay in Cherokee, NC in this cute cabin. It wasn't too far from anything in town and was a perfect fit for our family of 5. Plenty of beds, bathrooms, and space for our small kids (ages 7, 4, and 1) to play, eat, and sleep. Was clean and had a great porch and secluded yard. Owner was great with communicating expectations and was wonderful to work with when we had questions.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks.
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Weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Ralph, We had a great time at "Little Bit of Heaven". Looking forward to returning and staying a while longer. Great directions too!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Quaint cabin, just like home

  • 5 of 5

We felt at home as soon as we walked in. Everything we needed was there. About 5 minute drive to casino. Mr. Ralph was awesome and very responsive to emails.

Can’t wait to visit again!

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Great location for staying in Cherokee.

  • 4 of 5

Consider an all wheel or four wheel vehicle if coming in the middle of winter when there is snow and ice. There's a lovely paved road up to the cabin however it could be tricky with a conventional vehicle. Very quiet and peaceful.

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the comment. The cabin driveway is paved asphalt and all guest are requested to not drive on it if there is snow or ice but park at the bottom instead.
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Another great stay!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed once before at this cabin and again, it was great. I accidentally locked myself out of the house and Ralph had a new key in the lockbox by the time I returned to the cabin! Great house and very helpful. Will stay again next time in town!!

  • Submitted: Dec 16, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Felt like home from the moment we walked in. A lot to offer: convenience, beauty, and very accommodating. We were very pleased with our stay here. Hope to return again.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
62 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport Asheville, NC
Nearest Golf
0.3 Miles
Sequoyah National Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
US Highway 441
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Ruth's Chris Restaurant at Harrah's Casino
Nearest Ski
21 Miles
Cataloochee Ski Area
Car: necessary

Cabin property borders the Sequoyah National Golf Course and Country Club thru a forest area. Tubing and Rafting at several locations nearby. Fishing at several creeks and rivers in the area with guide service available in Cherokee, NC.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Cleaning $110 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Four night stay or longer eliminates premium weekend rate. Seventh night is free. Longer stay may be required on holidays. Contact owner for detailed price quote on longer than ten night stays.

Owner'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.