Log Heaven...Polar Express, Campfires, Wifi, Fireplace, 5 Min. to Town, Relaxing(36 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Log Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeping Loft, 2 Baths, Screened Porch, Covered Porch..
We purchased Log Heaven brand new in 2001 and it was love at first sight! Ty and I are originally from Chicago and the thought of owning a log cabin in the Smoky Mountains excited us beyond belief. The beautiful country heart pine wood floors, tongue and groove log interior, green metal roof and the enormous 25' vaulted ceiling with huge exposed beams took our breathe away.
We bought our log heaven for all the folks out there just like us who would love to experience a log home ... and appreciate the privacy ... tucked back in the woods ... with only nature and wildlife for neighbors.....
Adventuresome adults, honeymooners, those celebrating second honeymoons, anniversaries, birthdays and all the other special occasions...especially love our privacy and beautifully landscaped setting. A Log Heaven is perfect for a couples getaway...romantic and secluded! It's also perfect for a girlfriends getaway...so many things to do...and that's without leaving the cabin!
Located only a few minutes from Bryson City, we offer a great location...(we think the best location of all)... right in the midst of everything ... an easily accessible road (that means you don't have to drive a 4-wheel drive vehicle), a driveway we've just paved, wonderful views that you will fall in love with, and nature and seclusion at its best... Recent guests were thrilled to discover deer in our back yard!!
With a large great room that has a 25' vaulted ceiling and exposed beams, an open floor plan, two bedrooms plus a large sleeping loft with French doors to a Juliet balcony overlooking beautiful sunset views, two bathrooms, a large screened porch and a front covered porch with rockers and swing... (both porches are on the second floor where you will enjoy the wonderful mountain breezes) and because we love games, we have a mini-game room with foos ball and a dart board ...we also have a large hot tub for adults use on our landscaped patio and a wood burning portable fire pit in the back yard.
We are just a few minutes away from Bryson City... known as the 'Outdoor Adventure' capital of the Great Smoky Mountains. Bryson City is a 'real' town...it isn't overrun with tourists, and it has it's own special quaintness and charm. With the terrain, outfitters and guides, Bryson City qualifies as the center of outdoor adventure in the Southeast. For four decades, the Nantahala Outdoor Center in Bryson City has provided rafting, paddling instruction, and supplies to adventurers of all ages.
We are centrally located for all of the Smoky Mountain activities! Bryson City offers unparalleled views, along with miles of hiking and biking trails (hike the Appalachian Trail...it is only 10 minutes from Log Heaven), mountain golf at the Smoky Mountain Country Club and the scenic Great Smoky Mountain Railroad. Nearby Fontana Lake is a beautiful mountain lake where you can swim, fish, and rent a pontoon boat for either half or the entire day.
Also nearby is the Nantahala Outdoor Center for white-water rafting and kayaking, horseback riding, and the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway. Some of the most strenuous and scenic mountain biking trails in the east are found in the Tsali Recreation Area near Bryson City, Cherokee (where you can try your luck at Harrah's Casino or go to the wonderful new movie theatre), Gem Mining, and Deep Creek for tubing, hiking, horseback riding and picnics. Western North Carolina is absolutely great for flea-markets and antiquing ...and... maybe best of all, Ingles Supermarket is only minutes away.
Just throw the pressures and stress of your everyday life away, come to the mountains and enjoy unwinding and relaxing ....
ADDITIONAL RENTAL INFORMATION:
* COME TO LOG HEAVEN FOR AN AFFORDABLE, FUN AND RELAXING VACATION!
* UNLIMITED FREE WIFI
* WE HAVE OVER 1,000 SQUARE FEET OF OUTDOOR LIVING SPACE...
* SIGNED RENTAL AGREEMENT REQUIRED
* CHECK-IN 3:00PM and CHECK-OUT BY 10:00AM
* HOT TUB: AVAILABLE MARCH 15 - NOVEMBER 1
* GAS (PROPANE) FIREPLACE W/REMOTE .. OCTOBER THROUGH APRIL USAGE
* BRING YOUR CELL PHONE...THERE IS NO LONGER SERVICE AT THE CABIN...
* 3 NIGHT MINIMUM/2 NIGHT MINIMUM FOR POLAR EXPRESS
* NO SMOKING EXCEPT ON PORCHES..
* SPECIAL RATE FOR RETURNING GUESTS...JUST ASK...
* 6 GUESTS MAXIMUM...
* NO PETS..(Except long term rentals).
Please email us with questions/or rate quote. Book It on line or telephone us to make your reservation. If Log Heaven is booked for your desired dates, be sure to check Retreat in the Sky on vrbo #3362 in Bryson City (our other vacation home). Maybe it's available!
Ty and Sandy
Keywords: Log Cabin, Cabin, Mountains, North Carolina Mountains, vacation home
Bryson City, North Carolina, Cottage, Vacation home
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1 803 381-4174
Member since: 2000
- 1600 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed:
- Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 2-6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- What makes Log Heaven such a special vacation home? Well, it is very, very private. You will drive through a beautiful woods (where you will not see another home) to reach it. Yet, it is very easy to find, you don't need a 4-wheel drive vehicle and it is only a few minutes from Ingles (Supermarket) and Bryson City. You will love the porches, one is covered and the other is screened-in or maybe you want to 'hang out' on the patio... the kids (or the young at heart kids) love playing foosball and darts in the mini-game room. Roast marshmallows and tell ghost stores at the portable fire pit in the backyard. You can even sing 'camp' songs because there is so much privacy. Log Heaven is truly a wonderful escape from the everyday hassles...you can relax, relax, relax! And love it....like we do!...moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Autumn Foliage
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Ski Privileges Optional
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Beach Towels
Deck / Patio:
Our patio has a large hot tub, umbrella table and chairs and even a picnic table. We have just added a wood-burning portable fire pit beyond the patio where you can spend your evenings roasting marshmallows and telling ghost stories. We offer two porches...one is screened and the other is covered. With comfortable furniture, they are a great place to hang out. All in all, we offer over 1,000 sq. feet of outdoor living space!...moreless
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2016
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $100
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Tax Rate 10.75%
$50 cancellation fee when applicable
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Relaxing with massages, facials, pedicures, etc. at the wonderful, full-service Spa at Lake View at Fontana. Or, renting a pontoon boat for 1/2 or all day at Fontana Lake. Tubing at Deep Creek, Whitewater rafting and kayaking on the Nantahala, Gem Mining, Mountain Biking and Horseback riding at Tsali. And what everyone loves and is talking about....Ziplining! All within a short 5-10 minute drive. A little longer drive will take you to the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, riding the Blue Ridge Parkway, snow skiing and snow tubing in Maggie Valley, hiking at the Joyce Kilmer Forest and shopping till you drop in Highlands and Cashiers...and don't forget the magnificent waterfalls on the way. You will never run out of things to do!
Year Purchased: 2001
About the owner: We welcome you to our website, Log Heaven in Bryson City, North Carolina. I'm Sandy and my husband is Ty. We would love to have you as guests at our vacation home! Even though we are originally from Chicago, we now live in Columbia, SC. I guess you could say we also live in Bryson City, NC because we spend so much of our time there. We love to hike and the Appalachian Trail and Deep Creek are some of our favorite places. We also love nature and enjoy all the deer, owl, turkey and rabbit sightings on our property...and even a bear. Mostly, we just like to hang out...do some gardening, reading, enjoy our family, play games, and relax in the hot tub.
Why the Owner Chose Bryson City, NC, USA:
In 2001, it seemed like a great idea to invest in vacation real estate. We had built Retreat in the Sky, our vacation home, three years previously and we had begun renting it to vacation guests with much success. We searched and searched to find another vacation home that guests would love and take good care of like it was their own... and that would be a good investment for us. When we found Log Heaven, it was exactly what we were looking for.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Log Heaven has so many outdoor spaces sometimes we just don't know where we want to 'be'. Our choices include; a covered front porch, a large screened porch, or...our patio with hot tub. Our location is close to Ingles and the town of Bryson City. We still pinch ourselves that we found the perfect vacation home for us and for our guests!
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Come sit by the fire!
The Patio w/Hot Tub....another great place to hang out
Enjoy a wood fire in the backyard on those cool evenings!
Come sit a spell on the front covered porch!
Our favorite place to relax...
Early spring in the mountains...trees starting to bud and early flowers blooming
Breakfast on the screened porch...listening to the birds...
Windows open, cool breezes, very comfortable queen bed...life is good...!!
Kids of all ages love the loft....complete with sitting area and TV
Girls just wanna have fun!! (Tubing at Deep Creek, Bryson City, NC)
Shopping is always fun in downtown Bryson City! Look a sale!!
And a river runs through it.....the Tuckasegee River, Bryson City, NC
Dining in or dining out tonight?
The dining area...time to play some games!
Everyone loves to play games on the screened porch..
A kitchen with everything...almost like home!
Come and swing your cares away at Log Heaven!
The Nantahala River...Whitewater rafting, kayaking, or stopping for lunch...
Three outdoor living spaces..covered front porch, screened porch and patio!
A great night's sleep....
TV watching is great in the loft!
Welcome to Log Heaven...A vacation home that you will fall in love with....
The most enchanting mountain town you'll ever visit! Bryson City, NC
A Very Secluded - Lodge-Like Beautiful Log & Stone Cabin
This listing was first published here in 2001.
Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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