Murphy House Rental Photos and Description
3br, 2ba. 1br w/ 2 twin beds. 1br w/queen bed. 1 loft br w/queen & sofabed.
Lake house on Apalachia Lake - spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath, fireplace, huge porch, 2 car garage, sleeps 8. Two minute walk to lake. 30 minute drive from Murphy NC. Nearest airports: Atlanta, GA. & Chattanooga, TN.
Enjoy private access to a beautiful, peaceful lake. We welcome pets (dogs only) with prior approval.
This secluded one acre property in a small gated community is a perfect getaway. Fully furnished, fully equipped kitchen. Enjoy hiking, fishing, biking, swimming, scenic byways, and white water rafting (Ocoee River). Apalachia lake (9 miles long) is designated as a Wilderness Waterway. There is never a fluctuation in the water level. Most of the lake's shoreline is preserved by USFS Nantahala National Forest. The lake is ideal for canoes and kayaks, but can easily accommodate a sport boat for water skiing. Quiet secluded coves provide excellent spots for relaxing and picnicking.
Area Golfing: Cherokee Hills 18 hole par-72 , Chatuge Shores Golf Course par -72 , The Ridges par-70 , Brasstown Valley Resort par-72, The Links - design by Dennis Griffiths 18 holes. The Tri-State area also has many more challenging courses.
Area White water rafting: Ocee Outdoor center - 40 minutes drive and Nantahala Outdoor Center - 45 minute drive
Area Hiking: Centrally located in the southern Appalachians with 100 trails intersecting in Cherokee County, within 1 hour of Murphy.
- non smoking only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets considered
Guestbook comments from the owner
Doug and I both had a wonderful time at your house. The week was just what the doctor ordered, and we were sad to leave. Everything was perfect and we loved making it our home for the week. The porch was amazing and the dogs were in 7th Heaven with all the swimming we did down at the lake. It was the best vacation we’ve had in awhile.
Thank you so much.