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Don and Rosemarie San Souci - CyberRentals Members since July 2004

Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, german

Quaint, peaceful, & creekside! Alarka Peaceful Creek Cabin - Bryson City

31 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Bryson City Area Cabin Rental Photos and Description

One bedroom, 1 bath, sleeps 2 to 5;

Enjoy the cool creek side or cast a line for trout; sleep to the sounds of the rushing creek or a gentle rain from the metal roof. Our unique, rustic,and comfortable cabin is located outside of Bryson City - only a few miles from the beautiful Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The new and secluded enclosed back porch invites you to relax as you watch the variety of birds while listening to the rushing mountain stream just 30 yards away. The cabin now also has wireless internet. This quaint, two-to-five person cabin consists of an eat-in kitchen, one bathroom, one-bedroom with a new queen-size bed, and a very large but cozy living room (which has been newly renovated) and includes original wide-pine flooring, flat screen cable tv, a gas-log fireplace, vaulted ceiling, and comfy furniture.

  • non smoking only
Don and Rosemarie San Souci - CyberRentals Members since July 2004 (Owner)
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, german

Guestbook comments from the owner

Jeremy Childers

Jun 16 (4 days ago)

to me

Thank you very much for a wonderful experience. The Cabin offered everything we needed to have an enjoyable time. The Fire Pit was situated in just the right place to offer a natural canopy from the trees above during the rain. We enjoyed the deck by the Creek, but the rocks in the Creek offered a comfortable seat to enjoy our get together in a unique setting. The Kitchen had all the utensils that were necessary to allow us to create everything from omelets to a taco dinner. We also had a delicious chicken dinner. Also even with 5 in our party the cabin provided more than enough space to have a comfortable place to sleep. The early morning view from the the enclosed porch was amazing. It was hard to tear away from this much needed retreat that offered a chance to relax, rejuvenate, and reconnect.

Thanks again
Jun 2014
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based on 31 traveler reviews

Quaint, peaceful, & creekside! Alarka Peaceful Creek Cabin - Bryson City
average rating of 4.935484 based on 32 reviews

Had a great time. Cabin and location was also great. Caught some nice trout in the creek.

  • 5 of 5

Great time. Weather was nice. Cabin was very roomy.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beaufort, South Carolina

Quiet and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

A little hard to find, but well worth the drive. Our 6 y.o. daughter absolutely loved the place. We could hardly keep her out of the creek, plus she was amazed that they had toys there waiting for her to play with. Went into town a few times (Bryson City), about a 10-15 minute drive, to shop and eat, and also watched fireworks on 4th of July. House has everything you need, full kitchen, gas grill, etc., and an excellent, relaxing environment.

The Comerford Clan

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved the river. Overall couldn't of been happier

  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about this place. Stayed home every night & used the firepit. Played in the river, ran in the back yard catching fire flys. Were from Fl so we dont have them here. Kids loved it. You cant be outside longer than 5 min without sweating to dealth here in Fl. NC was beautiful.. especially in the evening's so we took advantage of the beautiful outside area.

Plenty of room inside. Very comfy bed. Lots of room. We used the grill, plus the kitchen had everything we needed. Cant wait to go back. Thinking of renting this place again in the fall.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: SO happy you enjoyed yourselves and that our cabin met your needs.
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Loved it

  • 5 of 5

So happy to have found this place! It truly is a little gem. Waking up listening to the creek everyday is exactly what we were looking for. My 5 yr old granddaughter was playing in the creek everyday. The kitchen is stocked with anything you might need. The furniture is comfortable and everything had a cozy feel. Very clean also. We loved the location away from town but close enough to grocery stores, town, and local attractions. Loved all the little touches like books, kids books/toys which got plenty of use by my granddaughter during the trip. I would recommend to anyone and can't wait to book again.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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A little piece of Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Our family stay there the 2nd week of July and our stay was awesome. The cabin was perfect. Every little detail was taken care of before we arrived. Everything in the cabin was there for us. It was clean and country style and it was great.

The stream running through the property was really awesome. The sound of running water with morning coffee couldn't have been more perfect. My husband spent quite a bit of time with his metal detecting was a blast for him. He was in the stream with our 5 year old granddaughter and they both were having a blast looking for gold. Didn't find any but they sure had fun looking.

The bird feeders were great as we had many visitors throughout the day! I did buy more seed for the person coming behind me to enjoy. The butterflies were everywhere and were a delight to watch.

The cabin location was great. Close to Bryson City and Cherokee which both were a delight. Smokies were only 1/2 hour away and just stunning. Alarka Rd is quite steep and winding but so worth the peace and quiet. About .5 mile up the road (from the cabin) was a huge rock slide waterfall which empties into a small swimming hole was to cool. If you go check it out and look for a pull off on the left side of the road it will not disappoint.

All and all I cannot say how we all enjoyed the stay in our cabin. If you are looking to go to this area it won't disappoint and would recommend this property.

The Richards Ft Myers, FL

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are always very happy to hear that our guests enjoyed our little place on Alarka Creek. Thank you for sharing your thoughts.
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Quaint waterfront property

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was very well furnished! We had a wonderful weekend staying there. Plenty of space and every creature comfort you could think of. Definitely recommend this hidden gemM

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Come and ride the Great Smoky Mountain Railway or enjoy the many activities in this area such as hiking, white water rafting, kayaking, tubing, fishing, biking, horse back riding, boating, antiquing, and ruby mining.

Attractions include train excursions, Nantahala Gorge, Blue Ridge Parkway, the Cherokee Reservation, Fontana Lake, Unto These Hills outdoor drama, Gatlinburg, Harrahs Cherokee Casino, and more.

Located approximately one hour west of Asheville; less than 3 hours from Atlanta, Charlotte, Knoxville, & Chattanooga.

Welcome canoe and kayaker enthusiasts to the Nantahalia Gorge as well as to many other rivers in the area.


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2 night minimum stay

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Cleaning Fee $50

JUNE SPECIAL: Stay 2 nights and get 3rd night at 50% discount.

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Bryson City Area Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Futon chair that converts to twin bed
  • Open the windows and you will be lulled to sleep with the rushing sounds of the water!.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
  • non smoking only
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Fans, blankets and towels, outdoor fire pit, lawn chairs, side and back deck, and deck down on the creek..

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