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Kathy

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
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Available again on the mountain! Will rent by 4 nights, week or month.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Overview

Georgia Cabin Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

You'll fall in love with 'MyMountainTop'. Enjoy the sunrise with your first cup of coffee, or the sunset for happy hour relaxing on the deck. It is truly a peaceful retreat for vacations, honeymoon, holidays or season, any reason!

An open Great Room/kitchen with ceiling fan and skylights allow togetherness while cooking family favorites. Snuggle up to the stone fireplace on chilly mountain nights and enjoy a movie on the DVD/TV. Or you may enjoy savouring the solitude with a good book and the gentle breeze on the deck on a sunny afternoon.

The downstairs bedroom is furnished with queen size mattress/bed, a dresser, sliding glass doors to the deck, night stands and reading lights, exposed beam ceiling, and adjoining bathroom with shower. Upstairs bedroom has a queen size mattress/bed, a twin, and shares a bath (with tub and skylight) with the loft. Cozy loft area has a queen size hide-a-bed, skylight, and Monitor for DVD watching only.

A partially covered, open air porch with swing and an open deck area allows outdoor dining year round. Gas grill.

Clayton is so charming with one-of-a-kind antique, art consignment and galleries, and restaurants......The surrounding area is a hikers paradise. Explore the Tallulah Gorge State Park, part of the Chattahoochee Forest, and nearby Lakes Rabun and Burton, Fox Fire Museum..... There are lots of waterfalls in the area to discover. Nearby Tiger has its own winery and a Drive-in movie on Friday and Sat nites and the Hillside Orchard. After exhausting all local sites, enjoy easy day-trips to Dillard, Helen, Blue Ridge, Cashiers, Highland, Ashville.......

Thank you for visiting our site. MyMountainTop is the place you'll want to keep coming back.

Keywords: cabin, bungalo, mountain home, retreat, hiking, fishing, hunting, rafting

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Kathy (Owner)
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english

About Kathy

I love to go to Clayton, mostly for hiking in the woods, and to discover the many hidden waterfalls, or enjoying the many things to do at the Gorge........ Just being in the area is so relaxing. And of course the air always feels fresher than in the city !!

Kathy purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Kathy chose Georgia

I wanted a location I could enjoy on week-ends without traveling too far; 1.5 hours from Athens, and 2 from Atlanta.

I saw the view from the deck and it 'sold' me! We face northeast to the South Carolina side, which is green and quiet. No city lights !

What makes this cabin unique

Sounds like an ad, but the mountain air is so fresh and clean. I like quiet time on the porch swing, or playing solitaire or scrabble on the deck. You can hear yourself think, away from traffic and noise ! It's a wonderful retreat.

Guestbook comments from the owner

A great get-away cabin. We left MyMountainTop feeling relaxed and refreshed.The only problem with our second visit was that it was too short!!
Jan 2011
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Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)
Available again on the mountain! Will rent by 4 nights, week or month.
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 16 reviews
East Coast of Florida
5

Beautiful views from the "Mountain Top"!

  • 5 of 5

After a shaky start with things beyond the owner's control (water line break on the mountain and cable service out) we were able to enjoy our time at the Mountain Top home. The owner was very helpful and accessible by phone to help work out these two issues quickly. The home has a wonderful porch with beautiful views of the mountains. Plenty of room inside for 5-6 people comfortably. We only used the bottom floor bedroom for our visit. The interior was nice and spacious. This was our first time staying at a place up on a mountain and it was nice being surrounded by trees and enjoying the breezes especially from the porch swing. We took day trips and it was nice to be able to return "home" at the end of each day. To future renters...follow the owner's directions to the house and you will find it with no problems!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Dave and Rebecca for visiting with us. A mountain experience in a cabin is unique and lovely. But bad weather can knock out the tv, and sometimes the waterlines are disrupted, just like home, but I'm glad they were able to get you up and running again quickly. The city doesn't have a good map of the mountain roads, which is why I give explicit directions. GPS can't find it if it isn't on the maps ! Rocking on the porch and enjoying the quiet of mountain life is well worth it ! Come back and visit again. Kathy
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5

Everything You Need In The Mountains

  • 5 of 5

A nice and comfortable place on the mountain. A very nice, large deck facing out to the east so you can watch the sunrise while having a nice cup of coffee. You can watch the birds, butterflies and squirrels moving in and around the trees during the day and listen to the night critters communicate to one another at night. Even a distant coyote chimed in occasionally.

The beds are comfortable and everything you need for a relaxing time is there and ready to go. It's a 10-15 minute drive to the grocery store or nearby restaurants.

The owner was very helpful in answering questions about the area and made recommendations on restaurants and places to visit in the area.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Don for your visit and thoughtful review. I love the deck as well and could spend hours there ! I'm glad you got in a few golf games while there. I'd love to have you again. Kathy
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5

Fantastic View!!!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was so much more than we had expected.The view from the porch was unforgettable, the cabin was well stocked, and the beds were soooo comfy.What more could you ask for? The trip was for my grandson to do some trout fishing and he was not disappointed. He kept saying he wanted a house just like yours, Ms.Kathy. I am sure we will be back for more adventures in the future! Again let me say thank you for the use of your home.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed it Gwen, as well as your Grandson ! Thank you for your visit and for taking the time to review it here. I do hope you'll come back. It's gorgeous in the fall too! Kathy
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Jacksonville, FL, USA
5

Family vacation

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful place to stay and had a great time up in mountains. The porch is facing the mountains and it's very scenic. The property is very well managed and kept clean, would always go again if planned another vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your visit. I hope your family enjoyed the rafting trip! Kathy
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Augusta, GA
5

A perfect getaway and what a view!

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a long weekend adventure (and relief from the summer heat at our home base) and found what we were looking for. It was a pleasure to be able to sleep with the windows open at night and listen to the wind in the trees. There is much to do in the NE corner of Georgia and Clayton is perfectly located. There are scenic Georgia State Parks, a railroad and folk life museum at your door strep and easy access to the highest mountain top in the state. The bustle of activity in Helen is a short drive away. The town of Clayton is charming with many restaurants and an active Framers Market as well as local farm stands. I must add it is hard to get the motivation to leave the peace and serenity at this mountain top home but so good to return after venturing out. The home has all you need to relax and enjoy yourself without venturing off the mountain. Best of all is the view from the extensive deck and covered porch. It changes by the hour and never fails to inspire.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jean for your great review. I'm glad you all enjoyed it as much as I do every time I go up on the mountain. I love Clayton and all it has to offer as well. I hope you'll come back as soon as you can. It's lovely in the fall ! Sincerely, Kathy
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5

Great Place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Stayed over Memorial week-end and had a great time, Nice, clean place to stay at a very reasonable price.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your visit Doug. I'm glad you enjoyed yourselves. Please call me again for your next visit.
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Mama G's Italian Restaurant -- CLOSED
"Ooo.....you will love the pizzas and greek salads, cold beer, etc. I have never had a bad me..."
Zeppelin's Pasta House
"We enjoyed eating here. They are family owned and so each dish is prepared fresh. You may wa..."
Lake Burton Cafe
"This was a treat with tablecloths and more up-scale dining. Worth the trip to find it!"
Tallulah Gorge State Park
"Put on your hiking shoes! Every time you go you can find a new trail to hike. But start with..."
Goats on the Roof
"The kids will love feeding the goats on the roof! A unique experience. They have a lovely g..."
Hillside Orchard Farms and Country Store
"Open 7 days a week, you will love this country store.....and more where you can buy wonderfu..."
Rumor Hazit
"Wonderful seafood and steaks, key lime pie, and a deck to enjoy the outdoors....."
Foxfire Museum & Heritage Center
"Go back in time to see one or two room homes as they were ..... Very educational and worth ..."
Tiger Mountain Vineyards
Southeastern Expeditions, Inc.
"For a rafting experience, be sure to try these folks."
Tiger Drive In Theatre
"Remember Drive Ins !! One of the last around......"
Bear Creek Coffee Company
Woody's Filling Station
"Sit outside and be seen! A fun place to be, and good food. There is usually music on the wee..."
Grapes & Beans Cafe
"Nice place for a light lunch"
Universal Joint
"A very popular and unique old garage/gas station that has outside seating and live music on ..."
The Wicked Pig
"A new restaurant to Clayton. We enjoyed a smoked pork and apple salad with pecans and a hot ..."
The Rusty Bike Cafe
"I've eaten there several times and always enjoyed the meal. Sometimes they have fresh salmon..."
Clayton Pharmacy
"What a fun place! They have gifts, candy, local items, tshirts, and above all a lunch counte..."
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Kingswood Country Club
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
441
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Car: necessary

From Antique stores to flea markets, artist galleries, one of a kind shops, wineries you'll find shopping fun in Clayton. It is also a nature lover's haven with so many beautiful trails to hike, waterfalls to discover, and rapids to ride. Discover the flavor of Clayton.

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Rates & Availability

Clayton Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall 2016
Sep 1 2016 - Nov 30 2016
4 night minimum stay
$100
$520
 
 
Winter
Dec 1 2016 - Mar 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$67
$470
$1,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$100
From
$100
Fri,Sat
$520
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 5.0%

The view from the deck, and the mountain experience is FREE !! Sorry No pets, No smoking and No parties please. Rates subject to change until confirmed.

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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Amenities

Georgia Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , tub , Skylight
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , with large closet, sliding doors to the deck, ceiling fan.
    Upstairs Hall Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size couchbed, ceiling fan and skylight
    Bedroom 2 Upstairs - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Ceiling fan, dressing table, sml hanging space, wood beams.
  • Queen size Beds (1) 2 Queen size pillow-top mattresses, new in 2010, Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) double size couch-bed in the upstairs loft
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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