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Driftwood Cottage with great lake and mtn views, hot tub and canoe!

Overview
Holiday Rental House -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Butler, Tennessee
The Driftwood cottage is a short walk to the water offers a hot tub, Wifi, Boat slip and canoe. More secluded by pine trees and embankment, sitting on the shore line of Watauga Lake with Boat Slip and Canoe - ideal for those who plan on making their vacation all about the water. This one bedroom has the ability to sleep up to four utilizing a fold out couch. 500 sq. ft. heated and air-conditioned with a deck, Hot Tub and Grill. Outdoor Hot Tub is secluded in a beautiful gazebo looking out over the water. Sleeping arrangements include Queen Bed in the master bedroom, sleeper sofa in the living room. Perfect for couples looking for a romantic get-a-way but can also accommodate a couple of last minute guests you may invite. Large outdoor grill with plenty of grilling utensils makes cooking-out the ideal choice. Indoor kitchen has stove,... Read 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. He is happy to help you. 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 24 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great time, cottage was clean and had everything we needed. Private hot tub was great!! Just ran out of time too soon. Going back in Feb to a bigger cabin with another couple.

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Hugh C
Management response:Responded 29 November 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words. Know that we offer larger cabins that you saw near this place and you are welcome back anytime.

Reviewed 18 September 2016

The view here at Driftwood Cottage is beautiful You see the mountains, lake and look straight down the river gorge. One reason why we rented this place was the ability to have both river and lake access and that is exactly what we got. The...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Melody W
Management response:Responded 20 September 2016

Yes, the view here looking across the lake and down the river gorge with mountains in the background is just breathtaking. If you are looking for "A View" then you have found it. Boat rentals are made easy thru any of the local marinas and...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

First I have to say that the owner seems like a nice fellow. Attentive. When we drove up my wife and I were pretty disappointed in the overall condition of the trailer. I actually apologized to her and offered to go somewhere else. The pictures...More

Date of stay: May 2016
3  Thank John C
Management response:Responded 14 October 2016

Thank you, our entire team tries to be very nice to each and every guest. Wish you had of brought all these disappointing comments to my attention at the time so we could have moved you to a different property and done something, now after...More

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Pets are welcome for an additional fee. Email the type of animal, breed and weight for approval. Please do not bring more guests than allowed. Only paying and registered guests...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 King
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: £73 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £155 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Once paid you'll receive an extensive welcome package giving you direction to area activities, as well as restaurants, shopping boat rentals, Ski resorts, etc ...
Once your balance is paid you'll be sent your assigned key code as well as directions.
Rates are based on the number of guests in your party. Make sure you include the correct number of guests so enough supplies (towels, linens, pillows) are provided. You are welcome to bring a furry family member. If you plan to bring a furry family member know there is a pet fee that can be paid after your booking is confirmed. You are welcome to bring young small children at no charge as long as you plan to bring their bedding. However if you want us to provide bedding then you would need to include children into the total so enough linens, towels, pillow and blankets are provided. Bringing unannounced guests or pets will forfeit your deposit.
Expect A+ service from our staff. Kick back and relax in a very laid back environment....
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About the neighbourhood
Where the Smokey Mtns meet the Appalachian Mtns.
This place overlooks the Cherokee National Forest & Watauga lake. In just a short walk, at the base of the mountain you have a boat slip and canoe. This home is just off Hwy 321 16 miles north of Beech Mtn/Boone NC. Lake Watauga is also close to Elizabethan, Johnson City and Bristol is only a 45 mins drive. Race fans welcome.
Watauga Lake, East Tennessee, Western North Carolina, Boat Rentals, Watauga River, Cherokee National Forest ,Roan mountain state park, Rhododendron Festival, Blowing Rock , Boone NC, Grandfather mountain, Lineville , Banner Elk , Ski Beech, Sugar Mtn , Bristol , Bristol Speedway, Race week, Blue Grass festivals. Just a short distance from the NC / TN state line in East Tennessee. Nestled between the Appalachia...
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Getting around
All guests are provided with a detailed welcome package that tells you where everything is from gas to nearest beer run to towns with unique dinning and live entertainment and of course the usual hiking trails, boat rentals, rafting, skiing and more! Every guest will need a car. Rent one at the airport or drive your own. During winter months when it snows it snows on occasion. Its not Montana but we encourage guests to rent/drive four wheel drive vehicles if a lot of snow is in the forecast.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: TRI city airport : 56.0 km
Paved roads, easy to find.
Every guest will need a car. Rent one at the airport or drive your own. During winter months when it snows it snows on occasion. Its not Montana but we encourage guests to rent/drive four wheel drive vehicles if a lot of snow is in the forecast.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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