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3000 feet of river frontage, 40 acres to roam and hike. Gorgeous Views!

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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Butler, Tennessee
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... Read more
Listing #FKN2384364
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 3 weeks ago 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 3000 feet of river frontage, 40 acres to roam and hike. Gorgeous Views!, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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.

A FlipKey verified reviewer
Waxahachie, Texas
Reviewed 27 July 2017


Date of stay: July 2017
alakecabin4u2017, VR Owner at 3000 feet of river frontage, 40 acres to roam and hike. Gorgeous Views!, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017


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Reviewed 1 June 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 3000 feet of river frontage, 40 acres to roam and hike. Gorgeous Views!, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 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

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Pets are welcome for an additional fee(s) . Email the type of animal, breed and weight for approval. Extra fee for additional pets. Please do not bring more guests than allowed...
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    2 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • Cleaning fee: £130 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £316 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
You'll receive an extensive welcome package giving you direction to area activities, as well as restaurants, shopping boat rentals, Ski resorts, etc ..
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. If you don't see the pet fee on your ebill then request one via email to alakecabin4u@gmail.com. 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
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.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: TRI city airport : 40.0 km
Paved to your back door. In addition to MapQuest and Navigational devices guests are given extensive welcome package with area attractions, restaurants, shopping as we'll as directions to this property.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 4.8 km.
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