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Spectacular Longrange Views & Upscale Amenities In Private Mountain Getaway

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Minutes Away From Town But Miles Away From The Everyday Hustle & Bustle

For those concerned about Internet Service, please be advised that this cabin and any cabin near the Smoky Mountain National Park have limited service and connections. Please read how Internet Services are provided under the heading - "Amenities".

Private cabin setting by driving thru a gated 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 immediately 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

.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.

More Details

Catherine Mayhugh
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2018

Why Catherine Mayhugh chose Bryson City

We wanted a great view of the mountains ,but also wanted a yard!

What makes this cabin unique

A private secluded vacation home that provides tranquil southwestern views and amazing sunsets and picturesque nighttime sky's.


Bryson City Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Master Bedroom & Bedroom 2 have long range mountain views.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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High end, tasteful and creative property with amazing panoramic view!

  • 5 of 5

What an incredibly relaxing week in this beautiful "cabin." The view was so mesmerizing and constantly changing with the clouds, lighting and soaring hawks that the TV never came on once. The owners were very responsive and helpful and we hope to be back soon.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review You were perfect guest Please come back anytime
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Everything you want in a Mountain Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The house had everything you'd need or want for entertainment and comfort. I cannot begin to describe the view--you'll just have to see it for yourself! I would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cabin and an amazing view. This cabin had comfy furniture, well stocked kitchen, and decorated for the season. We will be back next year for 3 years in a row.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The view is outstanding!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed the week of Thanksgiving and thoroughly enjoyed the cabin. It's on top of a mountain and the views are incredible.

The temperatures were cold and we enjoyed the wood burning fireplace. The kitchen had all of the amenities needed to enjoy our meals. The king bed in the master bedroom was very comfortable.

The cabin is about 15 minutes from Bryson City and the road is well maintained. Catherine (owner) was very responsive to our questions.

Would definitely return to this cabin.

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Inverness fl


  • 5 of 5



  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Durham NC 27704

Very possitive stay in beautiful cabin..

  • 5 of 5

This is one of the nicest cabins I have rented for our annual trip to Bryson City, for yearly

family reunion... We would most defiantly stay there again.. Can't think of any thing negative to say about the cabin or our say..

If you are looking for a cabin with a view this is the one...

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Fryemont, Nantahala Brewing Company
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Sequoyah in Cherokee & Smoky Mountain Golf Course
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Smokey Mountain Railroad
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 74
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Bryson City
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
Maggie Valley
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $200

Check In Time is 4PM and Check Out Time is 11:00AM
If the arrival date is less than 30 days the full amount is due at the time of booking

There is no garbage pick up in Bryson City. You the renter are responsible for your own trash.
All trash needs to go to the city dump. Information concerning this item is printed on my welcome letter which is sent to you at time of final payment. If trash is left at the house ...there is a $25 fee that will come out of your security deposit charged by housekeeping .
A SMALL bag of last minute trash is fine.
No more than 6 people are permitted in the main house.
However, we do have a bunkhouse with bunk beds and sleeps 4 and has a full bath and sitting room with T.V. and views of the mountains which can be rented for an additional charge, If interested please discuss with owners by phone before booking your reservation.
*Please Note: There is a 7 night minimum for Christmas Week.*

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.