LAKE JAMES, WATERFRONT FAMILY HOME , PONTOON OPTION

Karen Hennessee

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Sleeps13
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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LAKE JAMES, WATERFRONT FAMILY HOME , PONTOON OPTION

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House, 4 Bedrooms + Bunk Area, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-13)

Enjoy both lakefront living and a golf course from your front and back doors! One of the clearest mountain lakes along the Catawba, the unspoiled beauty of this lake will amaze you! This custom built traditional home with a slightly modern feel is spacious and open. Step out the back door and relax on the deck overlooking the private dock in the peaceful cove behind the home, or just out the front door to the greens of the Marion Lake Club Golf Course, which is open to the public and now has the grill and pub open. With the Blue Ridge Mountains as your backyard, there is plenty to do off the lake.

Choose the private master suite on the main level or the master located on the upper level (both with King Beds and Direct TV flat screens) with the other 2 bedrooms(Queen Beds) and bonus kids room. Either way, you will love both spa-like baths. Features of the bonus room over the three car garage include: high definition projector with surround sound to enjoy your DVDs(not included). There is also additional sleeping in the bonus room with one full and one queen size bed, located next to a convenient hall bath. The kitchen is spacious and well equipped to handle large families and great home cooked meals. The finished basement is open but not furnished at this time, it does offer more elbow room for children and teens with another bedroom and full bath, which is handy when you come up from the lake! There is plenty of vehicle parking, so bring your friends and family! Pontoon rental may be available onsite, so inquire about rate. Updated walkway to the private dock below in a quiet peaceful cove with plenty of deep water.

This home is located about 50 miles east of Asheville, NC and about 80 miles west of Charlotte. There are many mountain attractions within an hour drive, including: gem mining, hiking, winter skiing and tubing, outlet shops, Tweetsie Railroad, Linville Falls, Linville Caverns, Grandfather Mountain, Biltmore House and Shops with winery. Explore Boone and Blowing Rock where you can discover specialty shops for art, furniture, cultural crafts, antiques, strong coffee and a good book, or mouth watering meals. Local shopping is approximately 15 minutes away.

Keywords: custom home, waterfront, lakefront, golf course community, mountain views, private dock, Blue Ridge Parkway, Blue Ridge Mountains, Linville Gorge, Asheville

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters

Karen Hennessee

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2012
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We also live full-time on Lake James, and are lucky to be able to offer this experience to others!

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 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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Reviews

Reviews

4.5
based on 8 traveler reviews

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Lake James, Waterfront Family Home , pontoon option
average rating of 4.5 based on 8 reviews
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Lake James High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Morganton NC
5

Lovely Home

  • 5 of 5
We rented this spacious home for a family reunion. The layout of the home is perfect for socializing with a large group.
  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love it when families can enjoy our home. The double master suite along with all the other bedrooms, make it easy for larger families. We hope that you will come and stay again!
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Lake James, Waterfront Family Home , pontoon option
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Lake James High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Huntersville, NC
5

Gorgeous House

  • 5 of 5
This house is gorgeous and has a ton of room inside and out! The layout is great and worked well for my group. The showers in the 2 master bedrooms are very cool! It is very convenient to area boat ramps which was great for us since we brought our own water toys. There is also a gas station and dollar general near by which was nice since we had to run out and get a few things. As someone else mentioned, the walk from the house to the dock is a little steep. However, with this being a lake in the mountains, we knew that already and is pretty common with most houses on this lake. It wouldn't deter me from renting this house again. I would actually prefer this walk compared to the hundreds of stairs that you see at other properties. My only suggestion would be to add a second refrigerator. We brought all of our food and drink and the refrigerator was packed!

Karen was a pleasure to work with! She responded to all questions quickly and returned the deposit within a few days of checking out. We can't wait to come back!
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Our home is quite spacious and allows larger groups to spread out into 3 areas of the home. While the kitchen itself is large, it was designed for a single family residence, but perhaps another fridge is a possibility elsewhere in the home. This home is convenient to 2 public boat ramps within 2 miles and there is ample parking with the 3 car garage. We hope to see you again next year!
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Lake James, Waterfront Family Home , pontoon option
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Lake James High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
5

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5
I have to say this house is absolutely amazing. I have rented quite a few houses on various lakes and I have to say overall this was my favorite. The space, cleanliness and the lake exceeded my expectations. Thank you for allowing my family and I stay at this beautiful home.
  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you stayed here on Lake James! The house is well suited for large families looking to get away and spend time together. We hope that you will visit us again soon!
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Lake James, Waterfront Family Home , pontoon option
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828-584-9999
Lake James High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Berlin, New Jersey
5

Great place to relax!

  • 5 of 5
We really enjoyed our time at this beautiful house! There was so much room to spread out. The kitchen is gorgeous with top of the line appliances and granite countertops. We took the pontoon boat out on the lake and really enjoyed it. Lots of privacy where this house is located. I would definitely recommend this house for a large family, or even 2 families as it has 2 beautiful Master Suites!!
  • Submitted: May 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you stayed! The home is very large and spacious and has plenty of room for a multi family stay. We hope that you enjoyed the new steps down to the dock too! Please come again!
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Lake James, Waterfront Family Home , pontoon option
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Lake James High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
asheville
3

steep walk to lake

  • 3 of 5
spacious comfortable home...the walk down to the lake is treacherous...steep gravel drive. This was a forty year old group of people with smaller children...glad we didn't have grandparents with us.
  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you for your review, we have added some new features to the home and have already started immediate plans to make the path from the deck to the dock more easy to travel, as well as installing a new ladder and added gripping for the dock.
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Lake James, Waterfront Family Home , pontoon option
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p402729vb
828-584-9999
Lake James High Country & Blue Ridge Mountains
Morganton
5

Extraordinary Famiy Vacation Place

  • 5 of 5
This is a beautiful home on the perfect spot on Lake James. The home is spectacular!!! We had our annual family vacation there this year, and there was room for everyone. The kitchen is amazing and perfect for cooking for a herd.. LOL>> Our family made many memories here and can't wait for next year. We were truly blessed to have found it.
  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We were very happy to have you and are glad that you will be returning next year! We have made some upgrades by adding more TVs and a high definition projection system in the bonus room for movie enjoyment. Thanks for your feedback!
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
85 Miles
Charlotte
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I-40
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Sugar Mountain
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Romas Italian Restaurant, Nebo
Car: necessary

The Nebo area of Lake James is conveniently located close to many scenic attractions along the Blue Ridge Parkway. You are only an hour from the Asheville area too. Almost any outdoor activity can be done nearby.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Lake James House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer- Peak
May 24 2014 - Sep 14 2014
7 night minimum stay
$3,300
 
 
Fall Base
Sep 16 2014 - Oct 31 2014
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Winter- Excludes Holidays
Nov 1 - Mar 29
3 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$3,300
 

Additional information about rental rates

security deposit $500 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
cleaning $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.75%
Notes Rates are subject to change by season and tax rate may also vary. All fees are subject to state and county tax including the damage deposit. Email or call to confirm all rates.
Checks accepted, must clear 15 days prior to arrival
Visa and Mastercard accepted w/ 3% fee to tenant
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Amenities

Amenities

Lake James House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3422 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master bath main floor
    Bathroom 2 - shower , jetted tub , Master bath upper level suite
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upper level ensuite to bedroom 3
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Hall bath, shared with Bed 4
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Powder room located on main level near the kitchen
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , This is a full bath located in the finished basement
  • 5.5
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Main floor master suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Upstairs Master Suite with spa tub
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Upstairs with ensuite bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Upstairs with shared hall bath
    Bunk Area - 1 queen , 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Media room with HD projector and games, hall bath next door
  • King size beds in Both Master Bedrooms, up and down. Linens provided, Queen size Beds in Bedroom 2 and 3 on upper level. 2 Double Beds are located in the Bonus Room with a futon
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Boat ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • boating
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • spelunking
  • whitewater rafting
  • swimming
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • skiing
  • golf
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • freshwater fishing
  • water tubing
  • rafting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
Notes:
upper and lower master suites, large 3 car garage, full finished basement, pontoon rental available
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