Impossibly unique and feature-filled! Set on an amazing piece of mountain property with two ponds, wild fruits, a spring, open space to play and hillside tree spaces to relax, this multi-cabin, multi-use property on 8 private acres is a storybook place to make memories for a lifetime. On top of being it's own destination, this property gives you private access to off-map private waterfalls, trails, tubing, hiking, swimming and exploring. There is simply nothing else like this in the Smokies. Imagine having the best hiking destinations in Western NC all to yourself, even in peak season..and this is it. There is simply no other property in the Blue Ridge Mountains that offers a private fantasy playland like this..
Note: ALL the river and falls pictures shown, are part of what is available to our guests, and NOT taken at any public destinations. This is the best kept secret in the Smokies, and all locations shown are less than a one mile hike!
Just 6 miles from downtown Cashiers, you are right in the middle of the best hiking, dining, shopping, golf and other activities that Western North Carolina has to offer. You can go any direction from the property, and be at gorgeous waterfalls in less than 3 miles, or you can just sit on any one of 7 porches and take in the incredible views from the cabins, go tubing in the large spring-fed pond, and enjoy private access to some of the most beautiful water adventures in all of Western NC. When it's crowded at other falls, you'll be playing in your own private heaven!
The base rental includes the Main Tree House (3/3) & Lover's Retreat (1/1) - total of 4 queen beds, a bunk, three super comfy couches, 3 living areas, two kitchens and a kitchenette - Sleeps 8-12
The optional Add-on is an amazing Kids Bunkhouse that sleeps 6-8 small or full-sized kids on a queen bed, 4 twin mattresses and two couches. The perfect option for larger groups, especially when grownups and kids all want their own space. With this option, the property can handle 18 guests. See below for more details.
The Lover’s Retreat - A 1 bed, 1 bath, chic, bright, romantic cabin with open views of the garden and pond. Two screened in porches and one sunning porch offer sumptuous lounging for coffee and wine, and the clawfoot tub will soak away your day in luxury. This cabin has a large kitchen, beautiful queen bed with 11" memory foam mattress, and a new comfy couch for reading, movie watching, or just snuggling while you watch the birds play outside. The couch is large enough to sleep an adult or child guest, and there is a washer/dryer.
The Tree House - For the rustic retreat lover, this chic NEW 3 story, 3 bedroom (one is a beautiful loft) 3 bath cabin is a unique work of art; An amazing cabin with a rustic feel but sumptuous, custom decor and all the amenities. Each bedroom is as unique as it is comfortable, has it's own private bath, and the kitchen and living areas are right out of a custom cabin magazine. Here's the Layout:
Bottom Floor - A Huge private covered porch leads to a full 1 bed, 1 bath apartment with it's own private entrance. There's a kitchenette, living area with sectional couch, custom 6 person pub table, chess/reading/gaming area and a super cozy elevated twin bunk for an additional guest. The couch is also big enough to sleep very comfortably. This is so much more than just an additional bedroom, it's perfect for 2-4 guests.
The Main Floor - Another huge, elevated and partially covered porch offers beautiful views and breezes. You enter into an open living & kitchen area whose focal point is a custom built staircase crafted from trees on the property. The kitchen is a fully equipped chef's kitchen, and there's a table for 6 that doubles as an island. This level has a washer/dryer closet, and spa-like master suite with large walk-in shower and a private courtyard leading from the master to the other side of the cabin.
The Loft - Not your average loft, this is one of our favorite spaces on the entire property! It has a huge open bedroom with privacy curtain, separate bath, reading area, and plenty of room to utilize the queen sized blowup mattress for additional guests. The view from the bed is private, and offers picture windows and colors glowing from the stained glass cathedral window. Lots of windows offer views and summer breezes to die for..
Add on options: The Kids Bunkhouse is heaven for either the young, or young at heart. This cabin is an upgrade to our normal pricing; It's designed for larger groups needing more sleeping space, especially for kids, and is exactly what you'd expect to find starring in a summer camp movie! It has electricity, fans and heat to watch movies, play games, play indoor Nerf basketball or just hang out on the porch and enjoy having another separate space. There's two comfy couches, a queen bed, and a cozy loft with 4 twin mattresses. This is a beautiful but primitive cabin with no running water or kitchen. Just imagine the ultimate mountain playhouse.. It comes stocked with movies, games, linens and the most comfortable couches east of the Mississippi. If you need more than 4 private bedrooms, a blowup queen mattress, couches and a twin bunk, ask us about this option..
There are two sets of washer/dryers, and each cabin comes with tons of local info and brochures. We also provide and extensive welcome email with all kinds of inside information to help make vacation planning a breeze. As VRBO travelers, we treat our guests exactly how we’d hope to be treated, and we love to help answer questions and ensure your vacation is amazing..