Bear Lake Reserve Escape invites you to a cozy craftsman style mountain cottage. A gated mountain and golf resort community nestled in the Smoky Mountains of Western North Carolina. Our cottage and community offers you and your family a place to relax, unwind, and enjoy one of North Carolina's most pristine mountain lakes. Bear Lake Reserve also offers, Jack Nicholas Executive Golf Course, cascading waterfalls, 20 miles of hiking/ walking trails,and stocked fishing ponds. Explore the lake by canoe, kayak or pontoon boat you can reserve at the brand new Lake Club house.Bear Lake Club House also offers, an expansive natural stone pool overlooking the lake, hot tubs, spa services, bar, gourmet and casual dining options, work out room, planned activities, champagne lake cruises, BBQ's, and community fire pits for smore's making. Check out the community's web site listed below for more information.
Our cottage offers a gourmet kitchen equipped with stainless steel appliances, gas range, and granite countertops. Our cozy retreat has mountain inspired furnishing, hard wood floors, top of line leather furnishings and indoor and outdoor fireplaces. Enjoy the sounds of our babbling brook from our large post and beam style screened porch. The cottage also has wireless internet and long distance phone service. There are three spacious bedrooms featuring a king bedroom (with TV), one queen bedroom (with TV), and one room with two sets of bunk beds. Family room also has a queen pullout sofa making this the perfect set up for family and friends.
You will be sure to see that our cottage offers the perfect combination of charm and comfort for your family's mountain vacation!
We are retired and loving living in Bear Lake Reserve. Our custom home is just across the peaceful brook from The Lily Pad cottage. Don is a retired accountant from Alabama originally and Suzanne is a retired special education teacher/consultant originally from West Palm Beach, Florida. We have one son and daughter-in-law and two precious 4-legged children names Mac and Liley.
On the Bear Lake Reserve property:Lake Clubhouse with on-site restaurant, full service bar, full gym, 2 heated pools, 2 hot tubs, children's pool with slide, kids activity room, media center including movie theatre, community fire pits, Bear Creek Park, golf course, stocked trout ponds with pavilion and 17 rated hiking trails on property. Bear Lake is close to Cashiers/Highlands area for great waterfall trips, shopping and dining. Western Carolina University is 5 miles away for college sports and an top-rated Performance Center. Cherokee is close by for naitive Indian history activities and Harrods Casino.