Private cabin setting by driving thru a 600' foot tree covered driveway leading through a forest of Maples, Walnut & White Oak trees. After entering the cabin you are immediately greeted with an expansive breathtaking view of the mountains. You feel the warm home feeling with the log walls, maple wood floors and expansive floor to ceiling Tennessee Field Stone Rock fireplace.. The view porch is over 60 feet long with over 50 feet of glass sliders & doors which you will see mountain views from practically all rooms of this lodge style home with the most Spectacular views of the Smokey's & Nantahala Mountains. Many upscale amenities make Homewood Ridge the ultimate family vacation rental. Offering spacious 3 bedrooms & 2 baths, large stone fireplace and comfortable furnishings. Homewood Ridge is only minutes from town and shopping, hiking, boating, tubing, kayaking, mountain biking, horse back riding & golfing but miles away from everyday hustle and bustle.
Take in the smoky mountain views in the morning as the mist rolls over the mountains and the most gorgeous sunsets you have ever seen right from the interior and outside covered porch while the hummingbirds dance through the air to the porch hanging feeders. The covered view porch has ample space to relax with rocking chairs, a double porch swing, porch swing hanging bed for reading a good book or napping .There is a table for intimate outdoor porch dining. Ceiling fans on the front porch while you rock on the rocking chairs also offers beautiful views of the front yard while you capture the summer breezes. With a picnic table right next to the rock firepit for evening time fires in the expansive yard and you can enjoy the sunshine by day or the starlight by night. Many outside chairs by the firepit along with hot dog & smore sticks for cooking over the fire are provided and found hanging on the outside wall of the cutely decorated small storage cottage with many flowers and flower boxes to make your stay even more memorable.
If it's too cold outside the confortable living room offers beautiful views of the mountains
While you enjoy a fire in the fireplace
We provide firewood too
You can even enjoy views while you are cooking with our open concept kitchen
Warm lighting, stainless steel appliances, and wood cabinets brighten the kitchen and dining area. Homewood Ridge has room for everyone at the table and breakfast bar, which together seat twelve.
The master bedroom is large with a king bed
The second bedroom, with a queen log bed, has porch access
The third bedroom has 2 twin bed
About fifteen minutes from the Nantahala Gorge, offering river rafting, Homewood Ridge is convenient to white-water rafting on the Nantahala River and zip-line canopy tours through the Nantahala National Forest. Homewood Ridge is also convenient to Fontana Lake with pontoon boat rentals for families up to 10 on each boat, also great fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding & jet boat rentals.
The great Smokey Mountain Railroad, Harrah's Cherokee Casino and entertainment shows & event center, as well as Cherokee Indian Museum & Trails of Tears outdoor drama are also only a 20 minute drive from Homewood Ridge. Also a fun place to visit in Cherokee is the Pioneer Farmstead & Museum located at the Smokey Mountain Visitor Center.
Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC, is just over an hour away, and trips to Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, TN, are about an hour and thirty minutes north through the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.
Homewood Ridge sleeps up to 6
Homewood Ridge is not motorcycle accessible.