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Gorgeous Views second to none!

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
2 nights minimum
Cabin
Free Wifi, Pool table with lots of decking and cushioned comfortable out door furniture. Spacious Elk River cabin sits on 40 acres of mountain side with over 2000 feet of river frontage. Great for hikers, fisherman and families seeking adventure. Mtn & River Views of Cherokee National Forest The Elk River is one of America's cleanest waterways and feeds directly into Watauga lake just down the street from this cabin, near the local marina. The Setting is heavily wooded and no nearby neighbors. Hear the peaceful waters flow from either level of decking. This log home is just over 3000 sq ft, and three stories. Large outdoor firepit with kids jungle gym to climb on and back yard area great for family gatherings. Large outdoor grill on deck, hard wired in so you never run out of propane. La...Free Wifi, Pool table with lots of decking and cushioned comfortable out door furniture. Spacious Elk River cabin sits on 40 acres of mountain side with over 2000 feet of river frontage. Great for hikers, fisherman and families seeking adventure. Mtn & River Views of Cherokee National Forest The Elk River is one of America's cleanest waterways and feeds directly into Watauga lake just down the street from this cabin, near the local marina. The Setting is heavily wooded and no nearby neighbors. Hear the peaceful waters flow from either level of decking. This log home is just over 3000 sq ft, and three stories. Large outdoor firepit with kids jungle gym to climb on and back yard area great for family gatherings. Large outdoor grill on deck, hard wired in so you never run out of propane. Large game room that features another living area, flat screen (DTV), blue ray, stone fire place/gas logs & pool table in a separate game room down stairs. Up stairs you have the main living area with another stone fire place/gas logs, leather sofa. love seat and over sized chair. The open living room area offers soaring ceiling, lots of glass adjacent to dining area (table sits 8) with bar stools at the kitchen island. Kitchen offers all the appliances from home (dishwasher, stove, refrigerator, coffee maker, blender, toaster, crock pot, microwave, wine opener) granite island and custom cabinets. You'll find a large fridge here and an extra one downstairs just off the game room. With a large gas grill on deck over looking the river, Grilling utensils and bake ware make cooking a pleasure indoors or out. Large laundry room with full size washer and dryer. Two stone fire places total in this 3 story home with walls of glass, great views and privacy. Heavily wooded on 40 areas. Flat screen LCD TV over both fire places & two Tv's in 2 of the bedrooms. All linens, towels, bedding, dishes, paper products and utensils provided.Elk River cabin offers 3 bedrooms Sleeps 6 comfortably on top of the line, new memory foam mattresses. Know you are welcome to bring extra's (up to ten) guests are permitted on the property, just be sure to bring blow up mattress for any extra's. There are (2) fold out twin size beds great for kids. This three story custom log home was constructed built summer 2008, lots of decking overlooking the Elk River. Three bedrooms total. King, King, Queen memory foam mattress plus two dorm size fold out beds guests are welcome to use or bring blow up mattress for additional guests. We allow up to ten guests in our home. Jacuzzi bath tub in the master.Two additional bedrooms up stairs share a full size bath and a half bath on main, kitchen living area level and another full bath down stairs off the master and game room. Leather sofa's in front of each stone fire places. Lake Access at the near by local marina, snow ski Ski Beech, Sugar Mtn, Hawks Nest or Appalachian Mtn. Easy road access to hwy 321. 30 mins to Boone NC. Great for adventurous families looking to fish, hike, play on the river & get away from it all. Nearby towns like Boone NC or Elizabethan Tn are just a 30 min ride. Nearest gas station/beer run is less than five mins. More
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About the Owner
alakecabin4u W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2010
Interaction with guests
Yes, all guests are provided with local contacts. Our housekeeper is only a five minute drive and happy to help guests with reasonable requests. Our maintenance man is the general contractor who built this cabin and is very familiar with its mechanic's. If an accident occurs during your stay please don't hesitate to call maintenance or housekeeping. We need to know asap so we can get it fixed before the next guest.
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Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

The perfect place to get away! Beautiful views, a place that makes you want to stay and not go home!!

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Holly D
alakecabin4u1492, VR Owner at Gorgeous Views second to none!, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2018

This is a great place to stay and getaway and never want to leave. Thanks so much for your kind words.Expect a return guest discount too, so let us know when ready.

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Waxahachie, Texas
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Reviewed July 27, 2017

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Date of stay: July 2017
alakecabin4u2017, VR Owner at Gorgeous Views second to none!, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

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Reviewed June 1, 2017

Elk River Cabin was one of the best vacation homes I have stayed in. The location sitting above the rolling river was so relaxing. Sitting on the deck overlooking the river made us feel like we were a million miles away. The cabin is just...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Melody W
alakecabin4u2017, VR Owner at Gorgeous Views second to none!, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Thanks so much for all your kind words. So glad you could enjoy the place as much as our family does. We spent a lot on the bedding as we understand one of the best starts to a great vacation is a good nights rest....More

Reviewed August 6, 2016

What a great stay at this property. Clean, well stocked, nice furnishing and yes, a gorgeous view. We really enjoyed the view off the deck the most. The mountains and the river are all gorgeous, really pretty and you can hear the water. Its got...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Ron J
Management response:Responded August 15, 2016

Dr. Ron, thank you so much for your compliments, they are so much appreciated. Glad too that your wife (who's not really outdoorsy) could enjoy her stay there too. With jacuzzi bathtub, steam room and of course wifi even those that aren't interested in hiking...More

Reviewed August 6, 2016

Our family had a wonderful stay at this place. Views were amazing. Lots and lots of decking for kids to play, sunbath or just sit and read. The river below, you can see and hear. It has a very gentle current and runs through this...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank melodyw842
Management response:Responded August 15, 2016

Betty, thank you so much for such nice compliments. So glad you enjoyed the Cabin as well as the river. It is a great location for families looking to hike, splash around in the water and have fun. Glad you enjoyed all the decking and...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Yard
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Playground
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Stove
Grill
Private Fishing Lake/River
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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About the neighborhood
Boating, Fishing, Hiking, Spelunking. The area is very scenic and known for its natural beauty. Guests will find Shirleys home cooking just 10 min drive and The Captains table restaurant over looking the lake and full bar. There's more mom and pop shops mentioned and pointed out in the welcome package. We don't just drop you off, we take you there. Rent boats from any of the Local marina's and explore Watauga lake in Butler Tn - just 10 minutes down the road. Nearby tubing & snow ski at Ski Beech, Sugar mountain, Hawks nest & Appalachian. 35 minutes to shopping, restaurants and towns. Where the Smokey Mtns meet the Appalachian Mtns. Surrounded by Cherokee National Forest.
Getting around
All guests are provided with a detailed welcome package that tells you where everything is from gas to nearest beer run (5 mins) to towns with unique dinning and live entertainment (30 mins) and of course the usual hiking trails, boat rentals just down the street at the local marina's are just a 10 minute drive. Guests will need transportation during their stay. Rent one at the airport or drive your own. Paved all the way to your back door.
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