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Rivers Whisper Your Moutain Getaway Retreat

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Franklin Cabin Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms 3 Baths

River's Whisper is located on the banks of the Little Tennessee River over looking mountain views and rich rolling landscapes. Our cabin will embrace a loving couple wishing for time away or accommodate a large family and a couple friends. Curl up with a book by the fireplace or soak in the Jacuzzi out on the deck over looking mountain vistas and the river. The large yard is great for the kids to play with over six acres of landscape and the river is wonderful for tubing and swimming. You will have every comfort of home provided for you and absolutely none of the stress!!! Temporary fishing license can be purchased online or at the local Walmart. Tubing equipment rentals nearby.

CHECK- IN 4:00 P.M.

CHECK-OUT 11:00 A.M.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Shirl
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 29, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Shirl;



I have repeatedly attempted to post the following Review. At least on HomeAway, your last review is over a year old. DO YOU HAVE THE ABILITY TO POST THIS?

THANKS AGAIN, Ron





MUCH MORE THAN WE EXPECTED! This is NOT the typical vacation rental. EXPECT TO BE VERY FAVORABLY IMPRESSED... First of all this home is on a totally private river front estate with the mountains all around. The home is very well appointed and decorated, with highest quality fixtures and appliances. The huge Living Room with high ceilings has four leather sofas providing plenty of room. There is a massive stone fireplace with remote control gas logs to take the "chill" off the mornings. The large "picture perfect" Dining Room has a second stone fireplace. All of this with views of the river and the mountainside beyond that. The Master Bedroom Suite is extraordinary. My grandsons didn't want to get out of the Hot Tub. We enjoyed the Fire Pit for Smores next to the river, and the extensive grounds for foot ball. So much to do in this area. Do not miss tubing or rafting down the river. As we were leaving, my grandson said, "I want to Stay! I don't want to leave!" We all agreed with him. DO NOT MISS OUT ON THIS FINE VACATION HOME....
Aug 2013
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Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(62 traveler reviews)

Rivers Whisper Your Moutain Getaway Retreat
average rating of 4.725806 based on 63 reviews
Boiling Springs, SC
5

Better than fhe pictures!

  • 5 of 5

We were pleasantly surprised to find the house nicer than the pictures. The river was so beautiful, with quite a few rafters passing by. River was shallow enough for our two teenagers to enjoy swimming. We thoroughly enjoyed coffee out on the deck every morning. With table seating for 8 inside and out, everyone had plenty of room to dine. Kitchen is small, so I would recommend bringing some sort of storage containers for food and kitchen items. We had a great time...thanks for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
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Fairhope, Alabama
5

This was our favorite Franklin rental ever!

  • 5 of 5

We LOVED Rivers Whisper! We will be booking again in the summer.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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5

Quiet, secluded getaway

  • 5 of 5

We wanted to take a family vacation that included our pet. Loved that dogs were allowed. Beautifully decorated home kitchen stocked with all you need to make some fantastic meals. Our pet loved running around the grounds. The river was low and cold when we stayed so we just dipped our feet in. Our ten month old enjoyed playing in the huge living room. My only suggestion is the master bedroom gets much colder than the rest of the home. the hot tub was delightful and we loved sitting on the porch watching the cows on the ridge. We loved loved loved Caffe Rel. the food was so good and we also got a pizza from elevation pizza and it was very good as well.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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5

Better Than Pictures Can Tell!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation at Rivers Whisper When we walked in we were so pleased with the cleanliness, space and decor.The tire swing at the river was used quite a bit by our grandchildren. It was so peaceful and lots of room in the well kept yard for playing. We really enjoyed the fire pit and the hot tub. The master bath was soooo nice. There were plenty of towels, sheets were clean as well as all parts of the house. The view from the porch is great and we stayed out there much of the time. I can't imagine anyone being unhappy with this beautiful home. Thank you to Shirl and the Ledbetters. Shirl was very helpful and friendly.and the Ledbetters let you know they appreciated your stay. Oh! many thanks for letting our dog stay. That was very important to us. Glenda C. Mount Olive NC

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Palm Bay, Florida
5

Beautiful!!

  • 5 of 5

This was the 4th time renting this beautiful place. Usually it's just my husband and me, this time we had family and friends from TN,OH,MI join us. We all had a great time looking forward to renting this place again next year!! Love how it is always clean and so inviting!! Jill Jones

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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4

BEAUTIFUL CABIN

  • 4 of 5

PICTURES DON'T DO THIS PLACE JUSTICE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! BEAUTIFUL PLACE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Would have like a little more hot water in the shower in master bathroom but over all a wonderful weekend!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Map

Caffe Rel
Historic Downtown Franklin
Little Tennessee River Greenway
Rose Creek Mine
The Factory - Franklin
The Sunset
Fat Buddies Ribs & BBQ
Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts
Scottish Tartans Museum Center
Fun Factory, The
"Very fun place for the kids but don't warn the kids not to expect much when redeeming their ..."
Ingles Market
Franklin Chamber of Commerce
Gazebo Creekside Cafe
Nearest Airport
73.7 Miles
Asheville Airport
Nearest Barpub
7.7 Miles
Mixers & Rathskellers
Nearest Golf
8.23 Miles
Franklin Golf Course
Nearest Train
19.43 Miles
Smoky Mountain Railway
Nearest Restaurant
8.74 Miles
Fatz
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Sapphire Valley Ski Area, Cashiers, & Sapphire, NC
Car: recommended

Hiking, Fishing, Wildlife, Shopping, Restaurants, Swimming, Rafting, Campfires, Smoky Mountains National Park, Nantahala Outdoor Center, Whitewater Rafting, Harrah's Casino, Highlands Restaurants, Theater, Gem Mines, Saturday Nigh Picking on the Square in downtown Franklin, Cherokee Reservation, Smokey Mountain Railway.

Other Activities: Cherokee Casino about a 35 minute drive

Rates & Availability

Franklin Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$195
$1,265
$5,060
 
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.75%

The damage protection is non-refundable. If you choose not to purchase the damage protection, you will have to pay the 200.00 damage deposit. We strongly suggest purchasing the damage protection. Even though it is non-refundable, you as a guest are more protected from accidental damages and you don't have to pay the extra 200.00 on your total rate and wait to get it refunded.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Franklin Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • River
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Gas Heating
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Master Suite
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Main Level
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Upper Level
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Upper Level
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Main Level
    Queen Sleeper Sofa - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Main Level
  • First bedroom upstairs with queen bed has its own private balcony. Second bedroom upstairs has two twin beds.Master Bedroom (main level) has over sized king bed, Second bedroom on main level has a Queen bed and then we have a Queen sleeper sofa in game/sitting area.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Fully equipped kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, all cookware and utensils. Laundry room with full size washer & dryer, linens and towels provided. Flat screen TV's in living room and master bedroom with DVD players and satellite dish, central air and heat, over size deck with patio furniture and stainless steel gas grill for barbecuing. (Exchange gas cylinders available so guest only have to pay exchange price, gas not provided) and a huge outdoor fire pit for campfires on those chilly nights. Stone fireplace and natural oak hardwood floors throughout accent this beautifully furnished home that has everything you need...just bring your suitcases and personal items.

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