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Winter Monthly Discount. a Family Fun "Trip Down Memory Lane' at Lake Tomahawk

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Lake and mountain view from your rhododendron deck!

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Last updated: 01/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

1940's lake cottage restored to reflect it's fun & funky vintage era

Come and RELAX at Grandmas Lake Cottage. Gather your family & pets for a step back in time with modern-day conveniences. Play badmitton, croquet, tennis, golf, hoola hoop or snow sled. A basket of books for the kiddos and games, make your vacation relaxing and memorable!
Creek rock stoping is a 8 minute walk down tree-lined, sidewalk neighborhoods.
Just 100 steps to lake, this restored cottage has two bedrooms with queen beds and one bonus bedroom with a fabric door and twin trundle bed. Full bathroom upstairs with vintage vanity and shower and half-bath downstairs.
Open the cupboards in this fun kitchen to find FUNKY FUN dishes and utensils just like grandma used to use.

A wonderful Mountain View beckons YOU directly across from the lake where you can relax on the side deck and look at the Mountain View from your rhododendron trimmed custom deck. The mornings and evenings are gentle to the ear with the frolicking ducks and geese you here near!

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Owner

Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/20/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    5years or older due to steps...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    This is a child friendly community, however, do not allow your children to be disrespectful to furniture, beds, cottage or surrounding properties. Thank you!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    ALL smoking outside. Plz put all butts in provided ashtrays. Butts are dangerous to wildlife nearby. THANK YOU!...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Only WELL-BEHAVED and house trained pets allowed, but no cats allowed please. Plz make sure pets are flea-free and toe nails are short. Plz keep pets off furniture and beds and vacuum house as needed and before departure. Please report any damage before leaving, if any. THANK you! ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single

    Twin w/ trundle has fabric door, cozy!...moreless

  • Futon in Living Room downstairs: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    full-size futon, sleeps 2 in living room...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Restored LOVELY Wood floors, new beds, comfy linens & pillows

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Upstairs bathroom: toilet, shower

    Sweet vintage sink stand with storage drawers, corner shower...moreless

  • Half Powder room downstairs: toilet

    i/2 bath w/ sink & potty...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Danny runs a bridal/ special events transportation service in his vintage '74 VW Thing. **ONSITE WASHER AND DRYER NOT AVAILABLE.** Laundry service available for stays over 45 days. Please contact owner for more information. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Vintage playing cards available...moreless

  • Television

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    YES! Gorgeous view from living room and 12' X 21' composite deck to sip your favorite beverage and lay in the hammock! Catch up on your zzzz's and unplug...ahhhhh...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    JUST across the road and only 100 steps to BEAUTIFUL Lake Tomahawk...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful mountain gazing from your living room or 12' X 21' composite deck. Hang out in the hammock and sway in the mountain/ Lake breezes...moreless

  • Water View:

    Lake is 100 steps away...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Bring your remote control boat, paddle board, canoe or kayak to paddle around Lake Tomahawk. No swimming allowed....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Living room has mountain & lake view w/ slider to deck. We also consider the side deck as additional living room area outside to grill and enjoy the nature....moreless

  • Parking:

    Private driveway off street parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    We have stocked cupboards with vintage inspired dishes, pos and pans...just like Grandma used to have at her house. We hope you enjoy the novelty of this restoration!...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Vintage style kitchen with farmhouse sink...moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Public gazebo across the street at the lake park...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Nice BIG front lawn to set up a badminton game....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Infra red public gazebo across the street at the lakeBBQ out the kitchen or living room door to the 12' X 21' composite deck w/ lake & mountain view...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    just across the street. Passes available there....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$170
$980 $2,495

Rates are based on 5 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • House cleaning fee $60
  • Pet Fee $40
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

WE HAVE PURCHASED, RESTORED AND PREPARED OUR PROPERTY FOR YOUR FAMILY VACATION ENJOYMENT.

PLEASE TREAT IT WITH LOVE, AS YOU WOULD YOUR OWN. MAKE MANY MEMORIES TO LAST A LIFE-TIME.

If you are bringing a dog, we require a refundable $300 pet deposit which will be gladly refunded upon inspection to furniture, bedding, linens, and floors. Thank you for staying with us!

We take PRIDE in our cleanliness and the lovely condition of our Grandma's Lake Cottage. Please love and care for it as if it were your own.

"ABSOLUTELY" NO SMOKING allowed in the home. Please refrain to smoking in front yard area ONLY!

Thank you very much for your understanding in preserving the beauty and fresh air goodness.

For nightly rental we require 24 hours Written notice of Cancellation

Weekly and monthly rentals require 30 days Written notice of cancellation

30 days or longer stay require 60 days written notice of cancellation

**ONSITE WASHER AND DRYER NOT AVAILABLE.**

Laundry service available for stays over 45 days.

Please contact owner for more information.

Laundromat is approximately .5 miles away.

Check in time is 4:00 P.M.

Check out time is 11:00 A.M.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon!

Karen & Danny


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville, NC (AVL)
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-40

Lake tomahawk is 100 steps away! There is a .5 mile walking/ jogging path around the lake. Come watch the ducks, geese and birds frolic in the lake. The playground is a joy to hear too. There is a public pool nearby that you can purchase a daily or monthly pass. Daily & weekly yoga and exercise classes are held at the lakeside center. Golf course is walkable and croquet course too! Tennis is at the lake for day or night~time tennis games.

The town of black mountain is a short 10 minute walk and a 3 minute drive. It is there that you will find quaint shops, eateries, pubs and our local brewery.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: We have owned and run our own vacation rental since 1992. We've had properties on the beach and now in the mountains. We used to vacation in Lovely Black Mountain for seven years before moving here permanently in 2013. We love the way the valley seems to give us a hug and just say ahhhhh every day that we awake here!

Why the Owner Chose Black Mountain, NC, USA:
This is a special CIRCA 1940s lake cottage that we lovingly restored to keep its vintage flair, yet adding modern-day comfort conveniences for your 'Trip down memory lane.'

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Location,location, location! We Want to keep Grandma's Lake Cottage funky, fun and relaxed so families can bring their WELL-BEHAVED and HOUSE TRAINED pets and play at the lake, playground, swimming pool, tennis or golf courts course nearby..


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/20/2017

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Photos

  • Lake and mountain view from your rhododendron 
deck!

    Lake and mountain view from your rhododendron deck!

  • Sip, swing & relax while looking at Lake Tomahawk's PEACE-full view!

    Sip, swing & relax while looking at Lake Tomahawk's PEACE-full view!

  • Daybed twin Trundle. Great area kiddos love

    Daybed twin Trundle. Great area kiddos love

  • Charming Vintage farmhouse kitchen sink!

    Charming Vintage farmhouse kitchen sink!

  • Old time kitchen tools on display

    Old time kitchen tools on display

  • Pullout trundle sofa and downstairs water closet

    Pullout trundle sofa and downstairs water closet

  • Going upstairs with the rhododendron handrail to hold onto

    Going upstairs with the rhododendron handrail to hold onto

  • Comfy Mountain room with Mountain View

    Comfy Mountain room with Mountain View

  • Our vintage sink cabinet is so FUN!

    Our vintage sink cabinet is so FUN!

  • You'll love Grandma's lake cottage vintage decor, yet modernized.

    You'll love Grandma's lake cottage vintage decor, yet modernized.

  • Family memories be here!

    Family memories be here!

  • Sip your favorite beverage on the sprawling steps to your deck

    Sip your favorite beverage on the sprawling steps to your deck

  • Meander to the rhododendron side deck outdoor living room with an infra-red gril

    Meander to the rhododendron side deck outdoor living room with an infra-red gril

  • Lake room

    Lake room

  • It's just ducky here at Lake Tomahawk!

    It's just ducky here at Lake Tomahawk!

  • Kitchen door leading to side deck, table and BBQ FAMILY TIME

    Kitchen door leading to side deck, table and BBQ FAMILY TIME

  • Living room with mountains and lake views

    Living room with mountains and lake views

  • Your hosts Karen & Danny Leonetti have created a magical vacation memory for YOU

    Your hosts Karen & Danny Leonetti have created a magical vacation memory for YOU

  • Upstairs parlor

    Upstairs parlor

  • Mountain room decor

    Mountain room decor

  • Vintage dining table and vintage map of Blackmountain set the stage for great table talk

    Vintage dining table and vintage map of Blackmountain set the stage for great table talk

  • FALL in love HERE!

    FALL in love HERE!

  • BBQ right outside the vintage kitchen door

    BBQ right outside the vintage kitchen door

VRBO #677540

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017

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