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Lux 6300 sq/ft Big Canoe Lake House w/ Otdr Ktchn & Huge Decks, Views Lake/Mtns

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Space 6,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

7 BR, 5.5BA , Lake and Mtn Views, Pool table/Game room, Huge decks, Sleeps 18+

As a guest of "Paradise" we are offering FREE SWIM PASSES to the Swim Club for the summer months which is a $10 per person/day value. This allows you to access all of the amenities including spa water pool, Disharoon Cafe, canoes, paddle boards, paddle boats, beach, swim lake and the spring fed rock waterslide.

Award winning Big Canoe is a beautiful nature preserve and wildlife sanctuary which boasts an amazing outdoor sporting community featuring, hiking, boating, fishing, swimming, golf and tennis among others. Best in Big Canoe for family vacations, reunions, weddings, anniversary celebrations, golf retreats or business meetings. Enjoy gourmet meals prepared at the newly designed outdoor kitchen on an expansive deck with breathtaking lake views and gorgeous sunsets. Elevate the camaraderie with a game of pool in the spacious terrace level great room. Fabulous lakeside patio and garden leads to on site canoe launch for water entertainment. Interested in fishing? You can almost cast from the deck into the beautiful 100 acre Lake Petit stocked with three pound trout. Plus, party pontoon boats can be rented just across the cove at the Marina. Within minutes you can be loading your guests from the backyard for a relaxing sunset cruise with majestic mountain vistas.

Please be aware we have updated some of the furnishings including a leather "U" shaped sectional sofa in the main living room for a more comfortable and rustic/modern feel and also added a large screen tv for your enjoyment. Also we have updated the kitchen island stools and kitchen table and chairs in which we feel are a more up-to-date look and function. These do not reflect the current pictures which we are in the process of updating.

The newly refurbished kitchen and breakfast room accommodates a dozen guests for mealtime gatherings. The two great rooms, each with wood burning fire place and one with wet bar offer luxurious mountain ambiance for all occasions.

Amenities abound in Big Canoe: Big Canoe has 27 holes of fabulous golf. There are numerous outdoor and indoor tennis courts. The family oriented swim facility has paddle boats/boards, canoes, hillside rock water slide and beach with volleyball court. Miles of hiking and jeep trails with waterfalls are located on the 6000 acre mountain lake community. Numerous fine dining restaurants are on and adjacent to property. Big Canoe recreation area and playground are conveniently located only one mile from the lakefront house.

Many other nearby amenities: Amicalola Falls State Park is only 12 miles from Big Canoe. River rafting/kayaking and trout streams are within a thirty minute drive. Numerous wineries within 10 mile radius of Big Canoe, One of Georgia's premier outlet shopping malls is located in Dawsonville only thirty minutes away and historic Dalonaga are within 45 minutes.

*Please note the 8 free swim passes apply only to the 2 outdoor pool areas during the summer months only (The Swim Club at Wolfscratch Village and Wildcat Pool). PLEASE KEEP TRACK OF SWIM PASS BANDS as there is a fee for lost bands and will be taken out of your security deposit.

Our family's other HomeAway listings in Big Canoe are 4bed/3bath/mntn stream - 971215, 4bed/4.5bath/on Lake Disharoon - 989686, and 6bed/5bath/next to Lake Disharoon - 187657

If you would happen to need a beautiful home rental with 16 secluded acres in Blue Ridge Ga on a trout stream that sleeps up to 50 people please see vrbo 343392.

More Details

Owner
Danny Griffith
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a very precious time in Big Canoe. Staying in "Paradise" lives up to the name. Your home was perfect for our family and also on Sunday when we hosted an after the wedding brunch. The rain on Saturday was timed perfectly and made the special day a bit dreamy and the golfers got in 0 holes in sunshine. Thank you for sharing your blessings with others.
Sep 2009
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Amenities

Jasper House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower
  • Two additional full bathrooms were added in early 2010 to this luxurious lakefront home further enhancing this 6300 sq ft house as one of Big Canoe's most popular rental homes.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , 4 twin/ single , 2 bunks, 1 cozy nook
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single
    other - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Daybed room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Gated Community
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Wood Deck
  • 30 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Newly built outdoor kitchen with grill, sink, electricity and a fantastic lake view on spacious 800 square foot deck. Stone patio and gardens leading to on site canoe launch. Olde Towne sixteen foot fiberglass canoe on site at no additional cost. Pontoon boat rentals available only 1/4 mile away. Backyard boarding only steps away from decks. Please recycle as Big Canoe offers trash and recycling bins at the north gate refuse area.

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average rating of 4.84375 based on 36 reviews
Atlanta, GA
5

Great House!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this nicely appointed home. The views are great, the neighborhood amenities are very convenient and the size of the home can comfortably fit 15+ people. We definitely recommend this home!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Beverly Beach, Florida
5

Beautiful and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

This is a great property for a big group. Very well appointed, lots of space and something to do for everyone!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Birmingham, Al.
5

Perfect House for 14

  • 5 of 5

We were all very pleased with this nice big well furnished house. The kitchen had all the cooking utensils one could need plus the grill outside. The pool table was a big attraction for the boys and men.

I had heard the temperature of Big Canoe was ten degrees cooler than Atlanta and it is true. We all ate every meal outside including breakfast.

The grandkids loved having the canoe available and I did too!

Everyone would jump at the chance to repeat this whole vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect family vacation home!!

  • 5 of 5

This lovely home came with everything our family could ask for. Our first time using VRBO. We hit the jackpot!!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Paradise lives up to it's name!

  • 5 of 5

A perfect place for our group of 18 (4 children, 3 young adults, 11 adults) ranging in age from 5 to 82. The house is admirably well equipped and well kept and the area offers ample entertainment opportunities for one and all. The canoe was well appreciated, as was Disharoon Lake with the beach and water slide. Our avid hikers were thrilled with hikes local and along the Appalachian Trail, and the wineries did not go under appreciated! Evenings afforded room for noisy games downstairs and quiet conversation upstairs. This is a place that can be enjoyed during every season and by everyone. We would do it all over again in a minute!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Beautiful home and view!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed our stay. The home and community were fantastic! We really enjoyed the hiking. Thanks for the use of your home.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Clubhouse at Lake Sconti
"Featuring Black Bear Pub and Mountains Grill. "
Gibbs Gardens
Cartecay Vineyards
"Wine tastings, live music."
Cartecay River Experience, llc
"Fun tubing and kayaking in Ellijay, Ga"
Amicalola Falls State Park Lodge Restaurant
"Hiking, gift shop, camping, start of the Appalachian Trail system."
Home Restaurant
"Farm to table continental cuisine with bar and TVs for the big game."
Fuego Mexican Grill
Burt's Pumpkin Farm
"Pumpkins, hay rides, food, and shopping"
North Georgia Premium Outlets
Cherokee Valley Ranch
"zip line, year round snow tubing, hay rides"
Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
The Tavern
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Big Canoe
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Wild Onion
Nearest Ski
60 Miles
Sky valley
Car: recommended

Big Canoe is nestled in the North Georgia Mountains. Our property is on the largest lake in Big Canoe, Lake Petit, and is surrounded by mountains, magnificent trees and lush foliage. Wildlife abounds in Big Canoe. Sit on the deck overlooking the lake and watch the deer wander through the yard or the occasional flock of wild turkeys, as well as, the usual squirrels, chipmunks and birds.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $325
Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $250

FREE SWIM CLUB ACCESS to both outdoor pool areas for 8 people per day. A value of $64.00 per day/ $448 per week.
*Please note the 8 free swim passes apply only to the 2 outdoor pool areas (The Swim Club at Wolfscratch Village next to the Spa and Fitness Center and Wildcat Pool near the north entrance gate). Both are opened during the summer months. These swim passes are not valid for the indoor pool use. More passes may be purchased at the pool entrances. PLEASE KEEP TRACK OF SWIM PASS BANDS as you could be charged a fee for replacement bracelets. The indoor pool is opened year round at the Spa and Fitness Center for daily fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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