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Beautiful 6,000 Sq. Ft. Mountain Home with Spectacular Views

Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 6 Baths, (Sleeps 12-14)

Newly renovated home! Just 1 hour north of Atlanta, Big Canoe is Georgia's premier gated mountain community. Within this beautiful resort you will find a 27 hole golf course, eight outdoor tennis courts, two outdoor swimming pools, three lakes for fishing and boating, 20 miles of hiking trails, biking trails, and a beautiful beach at Lake Disharoon. Also, for your convenience, Big Canoe has its own general store, post office, and Chapel. For those of you with children looking for a little free time, there is also a day camp during the summer months. The 16,000 square foot. fitness center is open year round and offers indoor tennis, racquetball, top of the line fitness equipment, and personal weight training.

You do not have to leave the gates of Big Canoe to keep yourself busy, but if you are looking for a day out, here are a few suggestions: touring the gold mines in Dahlonega, hiking the falls in Amicalola State Park, finding the perfect pumpkin at Burt's Pumpkin Patch, shopping at the North Georgia Premium Outlets, white water rafting in Helen, or riding the rails of the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway.

This house is located within minutes of the North Gate and Wildcat Recreation area, where you will find an outdoor pool, basketball courts, a baseball field, a soccer field, and miles of hiking and/or biking trails. Convenience says it all!!

This is a 6 bedroom/6 bath home with large open living areas. The main level consists of the master bedroom (king), a bedroom with double bed, large kitchen, family room, dining room, and laundry room. Upstairs you will find two bedrooms, one with twin beds and one with a queen bed, 2 full baths. The lower level has two more bedrooms(king and double), a game room, and an additional family room.

The back deck offers spectacular mountain views. Two swings on the front porch are a perfect gathering place for family and friends.

This spacious home is perfect for a large family reunion, a business retreat, or a get together with friends. This is a smoke - free house!

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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
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Calendar last updated:
June 20, 2017


Big Canoe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 14 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom, TV, private bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , set of twins, tv, private bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , tv, private bath
    Bedroom 5 - 2 queen , 2 queen beds, tv, private bath
    Bedroom 6 - 1 king , tv, private bath
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

Beautiful 6,000 Sq. Ft. Mountain Home with Spectacular Views
average rating of 4.75 based on 24 reviews

Beautiful cabin

  • 4 of 5

This cabin was very spacious and accommodated our large family of 11 adults with no problem. And the view is beautiful! The biggest negative is that the house is short on supplies. No extra blankets, the kitchen was very sparse with pots and pans, and no grill. Otherwise, it's a beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Donna, I am glad you enjoyed our home and the beautiful views. Thank you for bringing to my attention the issue of supplies in the kitchen. With a constant flow of guests, supplies can become misplaced or broken. I will certainly follow-up on the situation. I hope you will plan another trip to Big Canoe. Thanks again!
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Beautiful Home

  • 5 of 5

This house is just as it is described and then some! Our group consisting of three families ranging in ages 4 - 58 stayed in this beautiful, well-appointed home. It was spacious and very accommodating for our group. The teens had their own space upstairs while the little ones had a great play area on the lower level. We rent through VRBO quite often but have to say that this was the cleanest house we've rented. The location was great for day trips to Blue Ridge and Elijay and the Fainting Goat winery (15-20 minutes away) was a great place to visit for the afternoon. The fall colors were exceptional during our stay. Julie was a joy to work with from beginning to end and promptly answered any questions we had. We would definitely stay in this home again in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Denise, Thank you so much for your kind remarks. I am so happy you enjoyed your stay in our home. It is a wonderful option for families that want room to spread out! I hope that you will plan on staying with us again when you travel to the area. Thanks again! Julie
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Great home in Big Canoe with gorgeous view

  • 5 of 5

Our large group of friends and family visited Big Canoe for a wedding in October 2016. We reserved this house based on the photos in the listing. The photos and description provided us with an accurate vision of this rental before we even stepped in the door. There are 3 floors to the rental and tons of space. All bedrooms and bathrooms were very clean and tidy. The view from the 2nd floor porch was breathtaking and truly exceeded our expectations - this view can also be seen from the master bedroom. All rooms were utilized during our 4 night stay and our guests only had great things to say about the lodging accommodations. Julie was very responsive to inquiries, provided us with detailed information prior to our trip, accommodated an early check-in (was dependent on the rental schedule), and quickly refunded the deposit after our stay. Based on our very positive experience, I highly recommend this rental house.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. I am happy our home met your needs and was able to accommodate your large group. Please some visit again!
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Wonderful property , beautiful views - highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

Visited big canoe for a family wedding & stayed in this home - highly recommended - well stocked & beautiful mountain views - look forward in returning

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay in Big Canoe. Thank you for posting a review! I hope you will visit again.
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Wonderful vacation home for large family

  • 5 of 5

This well appointed large home with spectacular views met all the expectations for our yearly family reunion of 12 with five children ranging in age from 10 to 17. The amenities available at Big Canoe and the surrounding area offered so many different choices of activities that everyone wants to return again.

However, I am disappointed that in the 30 days since our return home, I have not yet received the "fully refundable security deposit" of $350.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad that our home met your expectations and that you enjoyed Big Canoe and the surrounding area. I sincerely apologize that the deposit was not refunded in a timely manner. It is typically returned within 10 days of your departure. I hope your family will visit again! Thank you. Julie
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Golf Outing

  • 5 of 5

This property was great for an 8-guy golf outing, as eight separate beds can be hard to find. Plenty of room, nice place. The house would be great for a large family or two separate families. Incredible view from the back deck. We'll be back.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again next year! Thank you.
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Car: necessary

Big Canoe is one of the most beautiful mountain resorts in the southeast, offering golf, tennis, dining, swimming, hiking, fitness center and much more. Please visit the Big Canoe POA web-site for more detailed information. Once you have explored Big Canoe inside the gates, there are several small communities worth visiting - Dahlonega, Dawsonville and Jasper just to name a few. Visit the chamber of commerce web-sites for visitor information. Conveniently located a few miles from the entrance is the Foothills shopping center. In addition to the IGA Supermarket, there are several restaurants, a gas station, hardware and convenience store located here.


Rates & Availability

Big Canoe House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High Season
May 26 2017 - Nov 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
christmas/New years
Nov 18 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $350

The cleaning fee($150.00) will be waived for weekly stays. Credit card or check payments are accepted. To pay by credit card simply click on the BOOK IT icon. To pay by check, a $350.00 security deposit is required within 5 days. Final rental balance is due 10 days before arrival. I also accept PayPal payments. If you would prefer to pay using PayPal, I will send an e-mail with a link to PayPal. Holiday rental rates: Includes New Year's, Christmas, Thanksgiving, Labor Day, July 4, Memorial Day. These rates will not be reflected in the book it now pricing. I may approve stays shorter than 3 nights at a higher rental rate. Please contact owner for short stay pricing.

Please make note, that an inventory has been conducted before your stay. Money will be deducted from the damage deposit if items are missing or broken(remote controls, plates, cups, baking dishes, etc.). Also, please call immediately upon check-in if you notice any damages that you would like to bring to my attention. If there is something in the house that needs to be repaired or replaced and has not been completed before your stay, I will let you know. Thank you!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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