|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
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!
This was one of the most enjoyable vacations we have had. There were tons of local outings and activities, but HP was so relaxing and comforting we stayed in practically the whole time we were there. It was very well furnished with luxuriantly soft recliners beside a warm fireplace steps from a perfectly furnished kitchen; we could have spent hours taking in the hunting/fishing trophies and curiosities. The grand master was comfortable, as were the upper deck and lower patio. Larry was the friendliest and most helpful host and we enjoyed hearing his stories. We were able to easily find it using the directions he gave--the only problems we had were ones in which we didn't follow the directions properly. This home is beautiful inside and out, and it is evident that it was built and furnished with love.
HP was the perfect place to get away from it all. Larry couldn't have been more helpful and accommodating, which makes the difference between a good experience and a great one.
Arriving late in the evening you're quickly reminded that night is different in the mountains than in the city. It's a lot darker. Navigating unfamiliar territory can be extra challenging under those circumstances, so, it was such a relief to have Larry immediately talk us through the last few miles of the trip after Onstar brought us into the gated community through a different entrance than his directions.
We made it safe and sound and were pleased to find a wonderfully decorated cabin that had everything we possibly needed. Everything was as described. The king bed was comfortable. The small space heater was useful the first night but really not necessary after that. Had we chosen any of the other bedrooms on the main or upper floors, we wouldn't have needed it at all.
You'll love the attention to detail, which makes all the difference in the world. It was more house than we needed, but we like the space and the privacy. The well appointed kitchen made whippng up a romantic dinner and breakfast a lot easier than had we been anywhere else. It was perfect. The wife could not have been more pleased. Guys...take my advice and surprise her with a weekend away at Heaven's Peak. You'll be happy that you did, and, more importantly, so will she.
We'll be back and bring our the 3 boys and still have more than enough room. Anyone looking for a comfortable getaway would do well to rent this gem for the duration.
Our group of high school alums had an outstanding time at your cabin this past weekend. The cabin was furnished with everything needed and the rear view was awe inspiring. Will definitely be staying here again!!!
We had to leave Disney World a bit early because of silly Hurricane Matthew, and were looking for a place to stay for a couple of days on our way home. Larry went out of his way to accommodate us. The property itself is gorgeous, the views to die for, and the amenities top-notch. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and hope to make it back to "Heaven's Peak" real soon!!!
Thanks again for everything Larry!
My partner and I took a trip up to Heaven's Peak for a little romantic birthday get away. I have to say, it's the best decision we could have made. The house feels like home the second you walk through the door, and nothing can beat that view! Larry is endlessly helpful and accommodating, he even sent us an article he found to help us in viewing the meteor shower one night! Sadly we could only stay for a few days but we're definitely going to take a trip back up as soon as we can!
What a gorgeous place to stay the photos don't do it justice. The view is spectacular, the property is well maintained and has everything needed for a comfortable stay. Larry the owner is easy to work with and the property is easily accessible. We will be back it was fantastic for family with teenage boys - smores and fire pit every night, relaxing in the large hot tub, well lit, well air conditioned and close to some fantastic antiquing and fun hiking. We would prefer to keep this as a secret but that wouldn't be fair. Great stay, thank you Larry.
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