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Riverfront! Wi-Fi, Hot tub, Gameroom!

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10-14)

Welcome to River's Bend where you can say good bye to stress and hello to tranquility! Our home is located on a two acre lot directly on the beautiful Coosawattee River in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Leave the hustle and bustle of your everyday life to come and relax in the beauty of God's creation. Play and fish in the river by day, sing campfire songs around the fire pit under the stars and be lulled to sleep by the sounds of the river just outside your door. We know you will love it as much as we do!

There is something for everyone at River's Bend! Outside, you can fish, swim or tube in the river (tubes provided), play a round of horseshoes, roast marshmallows or hotdogs around the fire pit, or relax in the six person hot tub. Inside, you can try your hand at a game of pool, foosball ,ping pong, or cards/boardgames down in the daylight basement. In the great room you can watch TV or a DVD or curl up with a good book by the fireplace. Upstairs in the loft, you can steal away for some quiet time reading or solving jigsaw puzzles.

There is plenty of room for everyone too! On the main level, are two bedrooms and a full bath. The 'River Room' is complete with a queen-sized bed and has french doors leading out to a patio overlooking the river. The 'Bear Room' is furnished with a rustic pine queen-sized bedroom suite with a lodge/bear décor. Upstairs, the huge master suite has a king-size bed and walk-in closet. It also has french doors leading to a private balcony overlooking the river. The master bath is outfitted with two sinks, a jetted tub and a separate shower. All bedrooms have cable TV. In the daylight basement, next to the game room is what we call the 'kids den/bunk room'. It is the perfect place for the kids to relax/sleep, with a reclining sofa and a futon and two sets of sturdy, solid pine bunk-beds. This room is complete with cable TV, DVD/VCR player and full VCR library of kid-appropriate videos. There is a full bath adjacent to this room.

Additional sleeping accommodations are available on two futons in the large loft, providing sleeping arrangements for a total of 14 people. The great room is where everyone gathers with a wide open living, dining, and kitchen area. The living room has two full-size sofas situated around a 55 inch LCD HDTV and a stacked stone fireplace with gas logs. The kitchen is fully stocked and is very nicely appointed with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. The gorgeous imported dining table has seating for eight. Two additional persons can dine at the adjacent island/bar. Or you may choose to dine al fresco out on one of the three covered patios listening to the sounds of the river!

Often, we find we can enjoy our stay at River's Bend without ever leaving the house. But there is plenty to do within the neighborhood and nearby. The neighborhood has three pools, tennis courts, and a fishing pond. Nearby, you can rent a boat at the marinas on Carter's Lake or Lake Blue Ridge for fishing, skiing, etc. Horseback riding, white-water rafting, hiking, mountain biking are also available within driving distance. The towns of Ellijay and Blue Ridge have several quaint antique shops and some 'chain' stores and several options for dining.

As you can see, River's Bend is the perfect location to spend a long weekend or a week with your extended family or friends. So try it out for a truly special time. You'll find out why we hate to leave life at the River's Bend!

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More Details

Owner
Debbie Graves
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

About Debbie Graves

We are native Floridians keeping busy with our three beautiful children and escaping the Florida heat to head to the mountain river every chance we get.

Debbie Graves purchased this cabin in 2007

Why Debbie Graves chose North Georgia Mountains

Location, location, location! The sounds of the noisy river are soothing to the soul! And Ellijay is a much shorter drive from Florida than other mountain locations.

What makes this cabin unique

We love to watch the deer in our own yard-can't get that in the city. Love to fish and tube in the river all day. Take day trips to Carter's lake and sporting clay shooting. But by far the best thing to do - RELAX with family and friends.

Amenities

Ellijay Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master bath - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , dual sinks
    Main level bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Basement bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Loft + Den - 3 sleep sofa /futon , 2 bunk bed
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Pack-n-play (bring your own sheets), Sleep Sofa or Futons (3), Bunk Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
River Front, Fire Pit

Reviews

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(19 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 19 reviews
5

Wonderful cabin and property.

  • 5 of 5

A vacation with friends and family. We needed a cabin to accommodate and this more than met our needs.

Wonderful property , from the river to relax in , to the abundant wildlife , and the convenient location to our planned activities.

Thank you , and we are grateful for having the opportunity to vacation in this wonderful home.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review. River's Bend is a great place to reconnect with family and friends away from the busy-ness of the everyday world. We are thrilled to hear that it met your needs! We honored that you chose River's Bend and we hope to have you back again.
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5

Beautiful Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We had our first vacation in 3 years. A family celebration for my husband's kidney transplant in November 2016. We were looking for a relaxing location to get away. We definitely found it at River Bend Cabin. The pictures do the cabin no justice it's even more beautiful than you can imagine. The drive way is definitely a little scary the first time, but you can do it. Then its gets easy after that. The deer and wildlife were very present throughout the entire day. The river is GREAT! A little hard to see through the trees (the only suggestion would be to clear the trees a little) but definitely can hear it clearly at the house. We had fun tubing everyday and listening to the other tubers. It's about a 30 min float from the launch location to the house. The game room was the best. Lots of laughs and fun were had on this vacation. We have stayed in many cabins in the past and this is by far one of the best we have stayed at. Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We praise God that your husband is doing well after his transplant and honored that you chose River's Bend for your first vacation. We are so glad that you enjoyed your trip! We will definitely put trimming the trees a bit on our to-do list. Thanks for the favorable review!
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5

Peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

Very well-maintained cabin in a very private, peaceful area. There was plenty of room and the whole family had a great time.

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay at River's Bend. We love our cabin and work hard to keep it in great condition for our guests. Thank you for the kind review!
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5

Great cabin

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic cabin supplied with everything you might need. Had a great time tubing on the river. The river is a very short walk from the cabin, but you can hear the rushing waters. The steep driveway was scary at first, but we got used to negotiating it. Overall highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

LOVED River Bend

  • 5 of 5

We had 3 families for Memorial Day Weekend! We never left the cabin, everything that we wanted was right there. The river was beautiful and the teenagers ad a BLAST tubing everyday. At night we enjoyed the bomb fire all together. Thank you for a wonderful relaxing FAMILY WEEKEND!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

River Bend is awesome!

  • 5 of 5

We had two families for Spring Break from Michigan, 4 adults and 6 children (age 3-10) and we had an awesome experience at River's Bend! The cabin itself is stunning, much better than the pics shown on the site! While it's in a resort community, the resort is huge and this is probably the prime cabin in the whole resort. Right on the river with lots of yard space for the kids, a legit fireplace area set next to the woods, clean and well-functioning hot tub, deer in the backyard, and a perfect setup for multiple families. Three beautifully themed bedrooms for each family to have their own space, plus a kids sleeping space with bunkbeds/futon to give them their own unique area that adjoins the game room. There are decks on every level where you can step out and listen to the sound of the rushing river, overall a very peaceful and relaxing experience. The closest neighbors are through the woods and you don't even notice them, it's secluded within the resort for those seeking privacy. The cabin comes with ability to utilize the resort amenities (indoor/outdoor community pools, mini-golf, tennis, etc...), and this was a nice perk as our kids had a blast in the pool. For those of you that fish, we struck out at the stocked resort pond (we could see tons of fish in there but couldn't lure any of them to bite unfortunately), though I did catch a bass wading in the Coosawattee river just upstream from the cabin (no trout in that stretch from what I understand). Families would have an easy time tubing this river when it warms up, was a bit chilly in early April for us to brave that though we did see kayakers and rafters out there. The best part about this place is the great value, as there is no up-sell from the advertised price for additional occupants, which can significantly change the price of other listings if you have a good sized group. Overall an excellent experience, and should we find ourselves again in northern Georgia this would be a must-stop for us!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Ellijay Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$225
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Leaf Season/Apple Festival
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$225
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$225
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
$225
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee (1-8people) $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Amenities Fee $26
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Base rate is for 4 people. Any additional persons over age 5 are $10/pp/night.
Christmas, Thanksgiving and July 4th minimum stay 4 nights.
New Year's, Labor Day, Memorial Day - minimum stay 3 nights.
Cleaning fee is $150 for up to 8 people. 9-14 people Cleaning Fee is $175.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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