JJ'S RETREAT YOUR NEW MOUNTAIN VACATION HOME

Brian and Dale Mackey

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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JJ'S RETREAT YOUR NEW MOUNTAIN VACATION HOME

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3 Bedrooms, Loft with double fold out, 3 full bathrooms, Sleeps 8

New cabin overlooking pasture and Brasstown Bald, the highest peak in Georgia, with year round views. Relax in the hot tub or by the wood burning fireplace in the living room. Have a game of ping pong, pinball, shuffle bowling, PlayStation, darts, watch a DVD with surround sound in our rec room. We are located minutes from Young Harris College, golfing at Brasstown Valley Resort, the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds, Crane Creek Vineyards, Vogel state park, Brasstown Bald, movie theater, bowling lanes, arcade, go carts, and beautiful lake Chatuge. Bring your boat or rent one from either of the two marinas, jet ski, water ski, tubing, fishing, a great day at the lake with wonderful mountain views, ahhh !!! We now have added wireless broadband Internet access, horseshoe pits, and a shuffleboard table .DOG FRIENDLY PER PET FEE SORRY NO CATS

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Guestbook comments from the owner
Wonderful vacation!



We were totally in awe of our "luck" in finding this cabin through an online source, rather than friends or referrals I had never booked a vacation this way and was skeptical at least. The owners have excellent customer service/communication and have an incredible attention to details and hospitality. The cozy, classy decor was exceptional and hard to leave! Loved the secluded, private setting. Thank you JJ's Retreat for your part in a truly unforgettable family memory. Some tips highlights follow!



We dined at the Dillard House (total wow factor according to the teens), they LOVED Alpine Helen and Cherokie NC and meeting the Indians, the culture. Their favorite was "grubbin" at Gold N Gem's where we found HUGE rubies, sapphires, emerald among many gems and had the stones cut and rings made right there! They even liked hiking and all the N GA waterfalls and nature. They actually became antique junkies and wanted to hit every antique shop. I don't think I saw them TEXT all week!!



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Brian and Dale Mackey

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Speaks english
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
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JJ'S Retreat Your New Mountain Vacation Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
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JJ'S Retreat Your New Mountain Vacation Home
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p159673
+1 770 312-4283
Young Harris North Georgia Mountains
Cumming, GA
5

Stunning setting and interior too!

  • 5 of 5
JJ's Retreat is a fabulous place to stay in the north Georgia mountains! We arrived in the dark, so at first simply marvelled at how well appointed the cabin was, and went to bed. The next morning we got a real treat when we woke up to wonderful views! The sunrise from behind the mountains opposite the rear porch is stunning... and at the other end of the day we star-gazed from the hot tub. The first morning, my dad, who doesn't sleep heavily, said he had the best night's sleep for the first night in a new place / bed he'd ever had, which is quite an achievement!
Brian and Dale have thought of just about everything, and far more than most vacation rental owners usually do - it almost felt like a show home that we shouldn't be spoiling, everything was so beautiful, yet it was very homely and comfortable at the same time.
All 4 of us (myself and hubby, plus my parents visiting from the UK) enjoyed our stay and really had a hard time leaving. This is the first vacation rental we've stayed in that we have immediately wanted to go back to and take other people with us to enjoy! Truly memorable for so many reasons, all of them good :-D
I should also add that the whole rental process, from the first enquiry to the directions we were given to get there, was also very easy and pleasurable, which of course sets the trip out on the right footing.
Thank you for everything - whenever we can find the time off work (!) we will be back again, probably with different visitors or maybe even on our own, despite the place being a bit more than 2 people need!
  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2008
  • Stayed: Oct 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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JJ'S Retreat Your New Mountain Vacation Home
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+1 770 312-4283
Young Harris North Georgia Mountains
St Stephen, SC
5

Absolute Relaxation!

  • 5 of 5
What you see is what you get, and it is wonderful. Super clean and everything you need. I actually got to meet Dale, the owner, and she was so cool and really easy to get along with. If you want to get away and relax and spend time with the family this is the place to go. Our favorite restraunt was Brothers (3 miles away). Great food, good prices and awesome staff. Boating on Lake Chatuge is great.
  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Young Harris North Georgia Mountains
woodstock, GA
5

Awesome!!!

  • 5 of 5
We had such a wonderful time at JJ's Retreat!!! This was the first cabin we have rented that had "a home away from home feeling". The game room in the basement will keep people of all ages entertained for hours. The wrap around screened in deck has surround sound speakers and its very relaxing to listen to music out there as a thunderstorm comes over the mountains. Within a couple miles of the cabin there is Crane Creek Vineyards, Brasstown Valley, and Lake Chatuge - all our great day trip destinations (and the Marina at Lake Chatuge has a really awesome Tiki Bar!) There is also a hot tub on the side part of the deck, so take time to soak in it, and enjoy the mountain air. Brian and Dale were wonderful people to rent from - they made the process very easy and accommodating. JJ's Retreat is our new cabin rental from here on out - it even has our thirteen year old son's approval!!!
  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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JJ'S Retreat Your New Mountain Vacation Home
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+1 770 312-4283
Young Harris North Georgia Mountains
5

Beautiful Mountain Retreat!!!

  • 5 of 5
JJ's Retreat is a truly great mountain get-a-way that is a couple of miles from everything you need. We were familiar with the area put could not picture where the cabin was located. We were happy to find it was very private while only a few short miles from YHC, antiquing and resturants. The cabin was well appointed while maintaining its rustic charm. The views were amazing.We watched the sun rise a couple of morning on the back porch and enjoyed the sounds of turkeys in the early daytime hours.
Brian and Dale have a super place and were extremely responsive to our pre-visit inquiries. The 5 of us enjoyed our stay and will definitely visit again!!. The rental process was seemless once we got past the user error on my part. Still cant figure out what I was doing that day but Dale got it all straight for me.
  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Young Harris North Georgia Mountains
5

Relaxation

  • 5 of 5
My family of 5, including 3 sons (13, 9, and 6) stayed in your cabin as our Spring Break vacation. The cabin was wonderful! It is centrally located so you are with in 10 minutes or so from the local grocery, gas, and restraunts, but you are on a mountain away from it all. You can see other cabins in a distance but you truely feel secluded. It was an amazing expereince and we all had so much fun. We spent most of our trip in the cabin. Our boys had so much fun and loved the video games, ping pong table and pinball machine. The boys also really enjoyed getting to play horseshoes. We all learned to play shuffle board, which my boys now want their very own.
The views from the cabin were beautiful. We enjoyed watching the sunrise from the upstairs deck. It was a great way to start our mornings. We also, enjoyed sitting on the screened in deck and watching it snow.
Brian was easy to work with and quick in responding to any questions we had while on our trip.
If you are looking for a new vacation spot I would fully recommend the Young Harris area and would fully recommend JJ's Retreat.
This was our first trip to the Young Harris area and we will definitely be back and staying in JJ's Retreat. Thank you for great vacation.
  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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JJ'S Retreat Your New Mountain Vacation Home
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p159673
+1 770 312-4283
Young Harris North Georgia Mountains
5

Good Times

  • 5 of 5
So I wrote a well thought out review of the cabin but didn't log-in before I pressed submit. The entire passage was gone and I don't have the energy to re-write everything. I'm going to try to summarize it.

-Booking was easy & it never felt like a scam. Brian was always easy to get in contact with via phone, email, etc.

-Cabin and surrounding area is so much more beautiful in person!

-Young Harris and neighboring Hiawassee provided a lot for my group of 24 & 25-yr-olds to do.

-Lake Chatuge is a must. I tried jet skiing for the first time & looooved it!

-Wine tasting at Crane Creek is only $5....check it out!

-Overall experience was incredible & I would love to come back in the future.
  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
130 Miles
Atlanta Hartfield
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
hwy.76 and hwy 66
Car: necessary

We are located a short driving distance to horseback riding, golf, water sports, several lakes, white water rafting, Brasstown Bald, hiking, John C. Campbell Folk School,John Holland School OF Lapidary Art, Cherokee Casino, Crane Creek Vineyards, Georgia Mountain Fair in the fall and summer, and of course the wonderful fall foliage.

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Availability & Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$125
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Fri,Sat,Sun
$800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Pet Fee $50
Cleaning $125
Tax Rate 12.0%
Notes Pay Pal and Personal Checks Only
FULL PAYMENT REQUIRED 3 WEEKS PRIOR TO STAY. CHECK IN IS 4:00 PM CHECK OUT IS 10:00 AM. UNLESS PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS ARE MADE. DOG FEE $50.00 SORRY NO CATS HOLIDAY STAY IS 3 NIGHTS MINIMUM AT WEEKEND RATES
Deposit required to hold reservation, full payment 3 weeks prior to stay, personal check or pay pal only if paid by pay pal a 3% fee will be added to the cost of the rental
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Amenities

Amenities

Young Harris Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Security System
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Internet
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking
  • Living Room
Kitchen:
  • Grill
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Blender
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove
  • Kitchen ...
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King bed in upstairs master, double fold out in loft, queen bed in downstairs master, double bed off rec room, with a single day bed, Portable crib.
Entertainment:
  • Game Room ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • water tubing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • golf
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
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