RELAX IN OUR NEW CUSTOM CABIN NEAR LAKE BURTON! MOUNTAIN ADVENTURES! SECLUSION!

Melissa Smith

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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
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Minimum Stay 2 nights
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RELAX IN OUR NEW CUSTOM CABIN NEAR LAKE BURTON! MOUNTAIN ADVENTURES! SECLUSION!

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Ideal getaway for relaxation and exploration! Secluded but close to all the fun!

$100 off July and August week rentals! Rent three days and get additional days half price!!

Cool off in the hammock while listening to our waterfall! Jet Ski on nearby Lake Burton! Explore the falls and trails of the Tallulah River next door. Great place for couples, families, and friends to get away from it all! Secluded and private but fifteen minutes away from the shops, restaurants and groceries of downtown Clayton.

Come share our gorgeous craftsman timber frame home. The soaring great room features a granite stone fireplace, stainless steel kitchen, Wifi and Bluray, a love seat by the fire, and recliners with bookcases. There are three bedrooms, a master on main, and two guest rooms upstairs, in addition to a pullout sofa in the great room. We have pillowtop mattress covers, and high quality linens. The waterfall is audible from the master suite, and the private gas fireplace is cozy in the winter.

There are two and a half baths. Outside find a wrap-a-round deck, a cozy hammock, a fire pit, a gas grill, and lots of seating. Then explore the creek and waterfall. Once at the creek, relax on the observation deck. Comfortably sleeps nine.

The great room features two story windows throughout with views of National Forest. The master suite features a queen sized bed, gas fireplace, spacious closet and large custom tiled jetted bath. Upstairs find a spacious bunk room that sleeps three with room for more on air mattresses, a guest room with a queen sized bed, and a full bath. The pullout sofa in the Great Room is perfect for teens. Outside grill out on the deck, or just nap in the hammock.

Specific amenities include central air and heat, ceiling fans throughout, stainless steel kitchen appliances, gas grill, outdoor seating, washer/dryer, good cellphone reception, wi-fi, a Bluray player, a large flat parking pad, and a second deck above the creek near the waterfall. Timbered steps lead down fern strewn slopes to the National Forest that adjoins the lot.

We have hosted wedding parties, book clubs, family getaways, book clubs, Little League teams, romantic getaways, even guests who have stayed a month or more!

Our guests horseback ride, whitewater raft, zipline, browse, work puzzles, cook amazing meals, boat and swim in Lake Burton, and explore the forests and waterfalls adjacent to the property. We provide a canoe, and lots of outdoor toys for little ones. They may even find crawdads in the creek! And don't forget the fly fishing next door. It is some of the best in the state.

We are popular for holiday rentals and relaxation. Our guests are escaping the heat of Florida and places closer by. We are an ideal meeting point for families split by the Georgia border. Within two hours you can reach our home from Tennessee, SC, NC, Alabama, and Atlanta.

Guests who stay a week enjoy rafting, boating, hiking, sidetrips to Highlands, Helen, and Dilliard, in addition to ziplining, and horseback riding.

We are five munites from:

Lake Burton

boat ramp

Waterfall Resort

Camp High Harbour

Vineyards,

Swimming

Fly Fishing

Hiking

Antiques

Lake Burton grocery

Farm to table Dining

Grilling

Mountain views

Jet Skiing

Canoing

Recycling Center

Community playground

Hiking trails

Waterfalls

We are 15 minutes from:

Everything else

Local festivals in Clayton (lots! check the web!)

Appalachian and Bartram Hiking trails

Restaurants

Groceries

Liquor Store

Art Galleries

Hardware store

Wal-Mart

Drive-in Theatre

Hospital

Public Library

Horseback

LaPrade's Marina

Moccasin Creek State Park

Black Rock Mountain State Park

Hemlock Falls trail

Within an hour you can be in:

Dillard (all you can eat country cooking)

Helen (the best of Bavaria..in Georgia)

Franklin, NC

the Tallulah Gorge--don't miss the semi annual kayak events!

Highlands, NC (bring your wallet)

Halfway down the Chatooga River --some of the best whitewater rafting in the South!

Some of our guests never get in their cars to leave the property! They sunbath, grill, and snooze! They hike, birdwatch and find waterfalls. They watch Netflix and work puzzles, make popcorn and burn firewood. It is a cozy place.

We hope you will join us here!

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Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered

Melissa Smith

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Mark and Melissa Smith reside in Tucker, Georgia and take advantage of staying in the mountains whenever possible.

Melissa Smith purchased this cabin in 2001

Private and secluded handcrafted custom timberframe home nestled in forest, yet with quick access to mountain adventures. Five acre lot, with no visible neighbors. Adjoins National Forest, yet easy to access via paved driveway off a private road. The Lake Burton area caters to the wealthy -- stay in our house with all the amentities for a fraction of the cost of lakefront properties. You can have your boat on the water in no time with the public ramp just five miles away on Plum Orchard Road. On our property enjoy trail heads to the Tallulah River and Wildlife Management Area.

We are not a cookie cutter development. Private waterfall and deck on creek. Fly fishing and lake fun five minutes away. Camp High Harbour is next door. Marina rentals, horseback, ziplining are all within easy reach. Dilliard House and stables, Highlands, NC and Helen, GA are all an hour or less away. Sautee River Pottery is close by as is the Tallulah River Gorge and it crystal blue pools. Great kitchen for special vacation meals and restaurants in Clayton for when you don't want to cook.

Jumping off point for many options to enjoy the northeast Georgia mountains. Small waterfall on property. Private high quality handcrafted home. Guests tell us the warmth and intimacy of the home is unique. It was built by a backpacking homebuilder with attention to craftmanship, whose wife is a biologist interested in enjoying and preserving wildlife. The timber and granite is all locally sourced. The decor is personal, not generic. It is a place to build memories, and then return and build more. It is intimate yet accessible. Guests tend to have adventures, then retreat to our wooded seclusion to reccharge before setting forth for another adventure.

Details: Two hours will get you here from four states, not including Georgia. Atlanta is a also two hours away. Five miles from front door to the Tallulah River boat access to Lake Burton. Right next door to best fly fishing in Georgia. Ten miles to Clayton Main Street folk art gallery, and a good private book store. Many nearby venues for hiking, dining and horseback riding.

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Reviews

4.8
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Relax in our new custom cabin near Lake Burton! Mountain adventures! Seclusion!
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Relax in our new custom cabin near Lake Burton! Mountain adventures! Seclusion!
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Clayton North Georgia Mountains
Tucker, Georgia
5

MIMI

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I, along with two of our daughters went for a weekend get away. What a beautiful place! Far enough off the beaten path, but close enough to run into town for groceries and movies. We really enjoyed the escape from technology, and spent time working on puzzles, reading and watching movies. We love to cook and found everything we needed in the kitchen. Our dogs loved the big porch! We took a day trip into Franklin, NC and visited Rose Creek Mine for some gem mining. Great fun!
  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Relax in our new custom cabin near Lake Burton! Mountain adventures! Seclusion!
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Clayton North Georgia Mountains
Calhoun, Georgia
5

PEACEFUL REFUGE

  • 5 of 5
Comfortable, relaxing gorgeous home with secluded surroundings but convenient to restaurants and rafting. The best of both worlds!
  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Relax in our new custom cabin near Lake Burton! Mountain adventures! Seclusion!
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Clayton North Georgia Mountains
Decatur, GA
5

FANTASTIC STAY AT A FANTASTIC CABIN

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I took our daughters here for a couple of nights. Not only was the cabin beautiful, but more than accommodating and spacious. We enjoyed the property's quiet seclusion, but it was close enough for short, extremely scenic drives to Lake Burton for swimming, horseback riding, and Clayton (for breakfast). The property has a gated driveway, and we felt very safe and comfortable. I enjoyed exploring the property, where there's an old moonshine still and nearby waterfall.
We would definitely recommend for anyone needing some downtime in the mountains, or a homebase for North-Georgia exploring/activities.
  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Relax in our new custom cabin near Lake Burton! Mountain adventures! Seclusion!
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Clayton North Georgia Mountains
Oxford, GA
5

BEAUTIFUL CABIN

  • 5 of 5
This is a beautiful, clean cabin in Calyon, GA. We absolutely enjoyed our visit. It was very peaceful with the creek down from the cabin. I would definitely recommend this cabin and would book it again next time we are in Clayton, GA.
  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Relax in our new custom cabin near Lake Burton! Mountain adventures! Seclusion!
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Clayton North Georgia Mountains
Loganville GA
4

NEAR TULLAUH RIVER BEST PART

  • 4 of 5
Great house great location. Everything you need. Just be aware there is no television reception whatsoever. I was dissappointed I missed a football game. Path down to the creek is not for the faint of heart.
  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Internet is bring installed in Sept...for blue ray streaming and other video streaming
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Relax in our new custom cabin near Lake Burton! Mountain adventures! Seclusion!
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Clayton North Georgia Mountains
4

GREAT CABIN AWAY FROM IT ALL

  • 4 of 5
We enjoyed our stay at this house. It is a little far from the main area but the house itself is very nice and secluded.
  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Nearest Airport
34 Miles
Toccoa, Georgia
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Georgia Highway 76
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Lake Burton
Nearest Barpub
12 Miles
Rumor Hazit, Main St. Clayton, GA
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Waterfall Resort
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
The Farmhouse at Persimmon Creek
Car: necessary

Five minutes from a public Lake Burton boat ramp. One mile from some of Georgia's best fly fishing along the Tallulah and Coleman Rivers. Hike into the Chattoochee National forest off the porch. Appalachain Trail is fifteen minutes to the West, and the Bartram Trail is fifteen minutes to the east. Shops of downtown Clayton feature a folk art gallery and an excellent bookstore and nearby wine shop. Find The Farmhouse at Persimmon Creek less than five miles away. In town find Grapes and Bean, Fromage (fresh made cheeses and amazing sandwiches), Universal Joint (great burgers), Rumor Hazit (New Orleans) Mama G's (Italian), and good Mexican and southern style food. The king of Southern family dining, the Dillard House is just up the road. Horseback riding is offered here as well as near the Tallulah Gorge park. Scaly Mountain snow tubing is close by as is the town of Highlands, NC. State parks near you are Black Rock Mountain, Mocassin Creek (see the nearby fish hatchery), and the Tallulah River Gorge. Get a permit to hike down to the bottom of the gorge and swim in an isolated emerald pool. Many local artisans may be found along the Soque River and north into Mountain City. The Foxfire museum of Appalachian culture is on the road to Dillard. Want to boat? Use our canoe or rent a pontoon boat from the nearby marina. La Prade's also features dock side dining and upscale dining.

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Availability & Rates

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Clayton Cabin Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$135
Fri,Sat
$760
$1,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee 2 night $85
Property Damage Protection $49
cleaning fee 3 night $50
Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 5.0%
Notes The cleaning fee applies only to two night stays and is $85. The pet fee of $50 is a flat rate per stay.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Clayton Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Village ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking ...
  • Living Room
  • Iron & Board
  • Telephone ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
Kitchen:
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom Upper Hall - toilet , combination tub/shower , Fully tiled, vanity, cupboard for storage
    Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Linen cupboard, Walk-in closet, fully tiled, three windows
    Powder Room - Main Floor - toilet , Sink, vanity, toilet. Local artisan wrought iron mirror
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , 1 queen , Queen lower, twin top. Ceiling fan, full closet, nightstand
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Nightstands, ceiling fan, lamp, full closet, chair, mirror
    Sleeper sofa - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Great Room, access to half bath, very comfortable
    Master Bedroom - Main - 1 queen , Gas fireplace, nightstands, ceiling fan, arm chair, art
  • Master Bedroom on main level with private gas fireplace, pillow topped mattress cover and a large private tiled bath with walk in closet.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Games ...
  • Books ...
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • winery tours
  • restaurants
  • library
  • recreation center
  • festivals
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • horseback riding
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • photography
  • eco tourism
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • hiking
  • rock climbing
  • fly fishing
  • hunting small game
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • rafting
  • kayaking
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • fishing
  • hunting
Notes:
Recreation: pontoon rental and hangout at La Prade's marina and restaurant, Lake Burton beach access off nearby Charlie Mt. Road. State parks within 20 minutes include Moccasin Creek (hemlock falls trail, fish hatchery), Black Rock (excellent views and hikes), Tallulah Gorge (interpretive center, permits to base of gorge where you can swim in emerald cool water), horseback at Dillard house and other venues, fly fish next door on Coleman and Tallulah Rivers, snow tube on Scaly mountain, hike Rabun Mountain or multitude of AT feeder and other National Forest trails. Shop: folk art, artisans, Native American, bookstore, wineries, Wal-Mart, amazing hardware store, clothing boutiques Dine: Farmhouse at Persimmon new close-by upscale farm to table, in-town Universal Joint (craft burgers), Grapes and Bean, Fromage, Rumor Hazit (New Orleans), Mama G's (Italian), Mexican, Southern food at Dillard house, many others.
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