|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
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Heaven’s Peak is a spacious 3-story, Gold Star caliber mountain retreat designed for high class lounging and sophisticated entertaining with a 30 mile mountain range view. The ultimate in luxurious accommodations with a Grand King Master Suite taking up half of the lower level. Heavens Peak has all the luxurious touches that make it a Gold Level mountain cabin. The cabin itself is within the beautiful and massive Talking Rock Creek Resort where you can enjoy Resort amenities and natural mountain beauty, just 20 minutes from major towns and only 65 miles from downtown Atlanta, GA! Heavens Peak truly gives you a peek into Heaven!
Truly A Heavenly Experience
The main level at Heavens Peak is exquisitely furnished and decorated with an Outdoors-man Club motif. Typical comments for the initial entry- 'Wow', 'Ohhh Honey!', 'OMG!' The soft hide leather couches and swivel recliners are comfortable and elegant. The wall of glass frames the giant mountainous view and the rear deck contains 2 dining tables and a huge 6-burner, propane grill for the ultimate in mountain top outdoor dining and lounging. The fully equipped kitchen is stocked with high quality appliances and all the utensils you’ll need for a gourmet meal. Even gourmet spices and condiments are stocked for your use. Completely upgraded with granite counter tops and a bar opening into the dining nook. In the dining nook you’ll find comfortable seating for up to 6-8 with 3 bar stools and a front row view of the mountains.
The main level guest bedroom offers a queen size bed and a walk-in closet that houses embroidered bath robes and an abundance of closet space for your wardrobe. Convenient luggage racks are provided as well. The main level bathroom features a granite counter top vanity and a combination shower/tub with upgraded fixtures.
The upstairs Master bedroom has a Queen Size bed, wood blinds and an elegant rustic décor ensemble plus a view that is breathtaking. The upstairs bathroom boasts a Jacuzzi jet bathtub, glass-enclosed walk-in shower and a unique custom cherry vanity with granite counter top. Also upstairs is a unique loft peninsula that overlooks the great room and dining nook and has a magnificent view through the tower picture windows below. This loft has a suede and leather sofa that converts into a Queen Size bed.
The lower level entertainment Executive Club lounge features a 32" TV and mini bar refrigerator to keep your refreshments cool. Here you can relax and converse on the genuine leather hide sofa or walk out to the lower level patio deck and dip into the 7-seat, therapeutic hot tub overlooking the blue ridge mountain range. The thick Woven carpet adds to the elegance and coziness of this magnificent lounging space.
The Grand-King Master Suite contains a superbly elegant King Size Bed and full bathroom with granite double vanity, glass walk in shower for 'two' and 36” TV. The view from the Grand King Master Suite is extraordinary!
Built for Gracious Entertaining, Heaven’s Peak offers free extended satellite channel lineups that you can watch on any of the multiple big, flat screen TVs throughout the house. Free high speed wireless internet, an abundance of leisure reading material and several entertaining board games. This home has two outside entertainment areas. On the large upper rear deck you can seat 8 at the tables and grill your gourmet delights on the gas grill while gazing out at the incredible view of the mountains. This is where you dine in the Heavens! The lower patio is accessed through the downstairs entertainment lounge. This large patio features a 7-seat therapeutic hot tub and wrought iron table and chairs that sit in front of a wood burning outdoor fireplace. Add 4 gravity recliners...talk about a sweet nap !!!
The cabin is easy to get to via paved roads and a flat, double entry, circular drive with 4 extra parking spaces and there are great unpaved hiking roads behind cabin.
SIMPLE NIGHTLY RATE PRICE! ONE NIGHTLY RATE FOR GUESTS (up to cabin's maximum occupancy. See pricing notes for details.
-3 spacious private bedrooms with King Master Suite on Lower level, 2 private Queen bedrooms Queen sleeper in loft, sleeps 8 guests in comfort. All linens and bedding provided.3 full size luxurious bathrooms, including 2-person shower, jacuzzi jet bathtub.
-3, Large, flat screen TV's with Dish Network satellite TV, numerous channel Plus line-up, Free wifi high speed internet, DVD Player in Executive Club Lounge.
-30 mile long range mountain view, patio furnishings on two exterior decks
-7-seat therapeutic hot tub, large gas propane grill, 8 person glass patio furniture, several reclining patio sun chairs, outside wood burning stone firepit, beautiful landscaping and views.
-King Master Suite on lower level takes up half of level, with luxurious linens and bedding, 36 inch TV, closet, dressers, large master bathroom with '2-person' glass shower.
-Galley style kitchen with all appliances and fully stocked with cookware, spices, granite counter tops, pass through bar, deep double sinks, convenient access to living room, deck and dining area
-Outdoor Sportsman Club motif in living room with gas log fireplace, huge stone fireplace to ceiling, high ceilings, executive leather furnishings with leather recliners, 36 inch TV with numerous channel lineup
-Executive Club lounge in basement with 32 inch TV, DVD player and upgraded leather sofa and recliner, woven carpeting and access to heavy duty washer and dryer and small refrigerator!
-2 other private Queen bedrooms with walk-in closets, hardwood floors, plush upgraded mattresses, linens and bedding.
-Nestled within large gated mountain community with pools, tennis, fishing pond, river access and extreme natural beauty. Adjacent to Carter's Lake. Not far from town but feels like middle of nature.
-Conveniently located 30 minutes from major towns of Jasper, Ellijay and Chatsworth, with easy access to 3 major roads, Hwy 411, Hwy 136 and Hwy 53. Close to Carters Lake and Fort Mountain Park attractions.
-Sorry, no pets
Talking Rock Creek Resort
This home is located in Talking Rock Creek Resort, a premier mountain resort community in the north Georgia Mountains, one and a half hours from downtown Atlanta, GA and about 25 minutes southeast of Ellijay, GA. The resort community is a secure gated community nestled below Carters Lake and alongside Talking Rock Creek, a premier trout and fly-fishing stream. The resort encompasses over 5,000 acres of secluded mountain territory and is filled with creek front, forest and mountain view homes and sites. With a Rec Center, 2 pools, tennis and basketball courts a Trout Lodge with riverfront access and a large fishing pond, Talking Rock Creek has all the natural amenities within minutes of your property. Read more details about all the resort amenities here: Talking Rock Creek Resort info.
Driving distances from the cabin:
Community Fishing Pond: 2.5 miles
Apple Rd Gate Entrance (Hwy 411 access): 2.6 miles
Pool 2 and tennis courts 4 miles
Trout Lodge River access: 4.5 miles
Big Ridge Rd Entrance (Hwy 53 access): 3 miles
Rec Center Pool and Main entrance (Hwy 136 access): 6.3 miles
Nearest Convenience Store, Ralston's Corner (Hwy 411 and Hwy 136): 6 miles
Super Walmart in Ellijay = 20 miles (45 mins)
Kroger/Ingles in Jasper = 20 Miles (40 mins)
Ingles in Chatsworth = 22 miles (37 mins)
Carters Lake Marina, Rec Center, fishing, Pontoon boat rental: 11 miles
Fort Mountain State Park: 28 miles (45 mins)
Amicalola Falls State Park: 38 miles (1 hr, 15 mins)
Blue Ridge, GA: 43 miles (1 hour)
Dahlonega, GA: 56 miles (1.5 hrs)
Helen, GA: 83 miles (2 hrs, 15 mins)
Downtown Atlanta (State Capital Building) = 76 miles (1 hr, 40 mins)
What is provided?
The cabin high quality, abundant standard kitchenware (pots and pans, dishware, cutlery, glassware, serving ware, utensils), bed and bath linens (sheets, pillows, bedding, blankets, bath towels, hand towels, wash cloths) to support the full occupancy
What should guests bring?
Guests should bring their preferred brands of consumables including:
Additional dishwashing tabs and kitchen trash bags
Additional toilet paper and paper towels
Personal deodorants, soaps and shampoos
Your clothing, food, beverages and condiments
Also consider bringing additional hair dryers (3 there), bug repellant, sun screen, flashlights and lighters (strikers) just in case
***NIGHTLY RATE IS FOR Eight (8) GUESTS (up to cabin's maximum occupancy) and use of entire cabin, its contents and the property.***
One-time departure cleaning cost is required and is not included in nightly rate. Departure cleaning includes draining and sanitizing hot tub, removing garbage, laundering all the linens and bedding, restocking consumables, cleaning entire home inside and out and preparing for next group.
When my wife and I built this second home, we decided that we wanted a mountain top, long range, sunrise view. We wanted to see billions of stars at night, a crystal clear view of the moon, the rolling ridges of Fall's colors below, the explosive painting every morning as God can only paint His sunrises. We got it all, and more! Now, we share it all with you!
Larry Ward purchased this house in 2007
Go back and read the last paragraph. But, if I were looking for a rental for myself, my family or my best friends, I would want a place that is impressive, exciting to walk into, totally equipped for a high-end retreat; one with great beds, big, fluffy towels, a kitchen with upgraded appliances, utensils, abundant dinnerware and set up for fun, relaxation and romance.... So what is your question?
Heaven's Peak was our way of aquiring our little piece of Heaven on earth when we wanted to retreat from it all, totally relax, hear the wind and birds. We wanted to have a luxurious, rustic mountain top home to share with our families, great friends, new ones, clients and sometimes just oursleves! It was built and furnished with all the love and attention to detail we could muster. One year later my love, my soul mate, my all, was taken from all of us in an auto accident. Now, when you mill around Heaven's Peak, you will feel the love and warmth she planted in our 'peak' into Heaven!
We stayed up for a week and it has to be one of the best vacations we have had. We loved going down to the river, loved having the pool, the cabin is beautiful and you walk in and can feel the love that went into building this place. We felt like we had the whole place to ourselves. We would see people from time to time- very few and far between! My kids fished, played in the hot tub and never once complained of being bored. They rode in the back of the truck all over the property and had a blast. They are already asking when we are going back. We were able to wake and see one of the prettiest sunrises- all from the hot tub!! Relaxing is a understatement!! We got to see all kinds of wildlife, sat at the fire pit at night and made s'mores. The back deck was great place for dinner and sunsets. We had people up for the 4th and had no problem with room for entertaining all of our guest. Larry is a great host and made sure we had all that we needed!! We will be returning very soon!! Cant wait!!
I rented this wonderful cabin to spend a month. I had my family up there for a while and I spent time by myself as I worked from the cabin. It was the best time I've ever spent in a mountain cabin. From the fire-pit to the hot tub, to the man-cave to the spacious bedrooms, the cabin was amazing. The surrounding areas have amazing trails to hike and explore. Grilling out every night was such a privilege, and the fireplace put the right touch on the winter nights I spent there. I highly recommend this to anyone who is looking to spend a few nights nestled in the North Georgia Mountains!
My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Heaven's Peak for the Thanksgiving Holiday. It was the most peaceful and relaxing environment...totally stress free. We felt at home from the moment we walked through the door. The views are spectacular!! The pictures don't do the home justice. It's beautiful and very clean. We didn't even think of leaving for anything. Larry has thought of every thing you could possibly need. He was a great host from the time of booking all the way through our check-in. I especially liked his text after we checked and his tips on catching the rise of the full moon. It was beautiful. I recommend this property for any group who wants to get away from it all. Who needed Black Friday shopping when we had all of this? I will be back for sure.
Our family of five adults could not have been more pleased with Heaven's Peak. The reason we picked this property was so that the senior member (87 years young) of our little party could have the ground floor bedroom and bathroom and thus avoid the stairs leading up to the loft or down to the master suite. The entire home was clean and well-appointed and the views were everything the owner describes. We loved taking advantage of the new grill outside and the inviting hot tub every day we were there. The owner was beyond responsive; it was a pleasure trading texts with him! This cabin was truly the perfect choice for our short get-away weekend and we will definitely be back.
Just one suggestion: The height of the cabinets in the kitchen is such that a small step stool or ladder would have been very handy for easier access to the dishes, glassware, etc.
We really enjoyed our time at Heaven's Peak! The mountain views are amazing! Our 2 boys loved roasting marshmallows by the fire each night. The view from the hot tub is also fantastic! The bed in the master is super comfy and the blackout curtains were perfect for afternoon naps. We appreciated the baby gates to block off the stairways for the kids. The wifi and our phones worked perfectly during our stay. We also had the chance to soak up the sun at the 2 community pools. We actually had them all to ourselves! We visited the the beach at Carters Lake and had the chance to do some fishing at the community pond. Our boys will always remember deer watching on our last evening from the upper balcony. You couldn't ask for a more beautiful setting! Heaven's Peak really does have it all!
This home is located in Talking Rock Creek Resort, a premier mountain resort community in the north Georgia Mountains, one and a half hours from downtown Atlanta, GA and about 25 minutes southeast of Ellijay, GA. The resort community is a secure gated community nestled below Carters Lake and alongside Talking Rock Creek, a premier trout and fly-fishing stream. The resort encompasses over 5,000 acres of secluded mountain territory and is filled with creek front, forest and mountain view homes and sites. With a Rec Center, 2 pools, tennis and basketball courts a Trout Lodge with riverfront access and a large fishing pond, Talking Rock Creek has all the natural amenities within minutes of your property.
Other Activities: Pontoon Boat Rentals at Carters Lake
Golf: White Path Golf Course
and Barclay Gardens
Ski: Boat rentals at Carters Lake
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$500|
RATES DO NOT INCLUDE CLEANING FEES
Home sleeps 8 guests. Rates are for guests up to maximum occupancy.
NIGHTLY RENTAL RATES: (USD)
Vacation Rental Standard Pricing------Night---------Min-Nights
Peak and Holiday Season Rates-------$195.00----------2 to 5 (See Peak and Holiday Rate Periods that apply below)
ONE-TIME FEES AND TAX
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.